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News on Hulk Hogan/WWE, Shelton Benjamin Update, more

News on Hulk Hogan/WWE, Shelton Benjamin Update, more

WWE has begun using Hulk Hogan's likeliness on recent WWE Network commercials. While they have refrained from doing so in the past after the controversy, most insiders have believed that WWE would bring back Hogan eventually once they were sure that the public backlash would be minimal. It's possible that…
Seth Rollins' Student Dies After Going Into Cardiac Arrest At His Training Facility

Seth Rollins' Student Dies After Going Into Cardiac Arrest At His Training Facility

A student of Seth Rollins' "The Black & The Brave Wrestling Academy," which was featured on the WWE Network documentary chronicling his recent return, died last Thursday following a medical emergency at the facility. ABC affiliate WKBW out of Buffalo, New York is reporting that 20-year-old Jonah Snyder was working…
TJ Perkins Wins First WWE CWC Tourney, Crowned New WWE Cruiserweight Champion

TJ Perkins Wins First WWE CWC Tourney, Crowned New WWE Cruiserweight Champion

TJ Perkins won the first-annual WWE Cruiserweight Classic on Wednesday night during the live special that aired on the WWE Network. With the win, Perkins holds the distinction of being the winner of the first-annual tournament, and is also now the reigning WWE Cruiserweight division. Perkins will make his debut…
NXT Takeover Shows, WWE Considering Reuniting Shield for a Future PPV

NXT Takeover Shows, WWE Considering Reuniting Shield for a Future PPV

There is discussion of doing a NXT Takeover show before the end of the year at the Madison Square Garden Theatre, as well as another show in Boston, MA.   - With all three members of the former Shield as faces, there is some discussion on setting up another group…
WWE Modifying Names of Title Belts, News on Stephanie McMahon's Book

WWE Modifying Names of Title Belts, News on Stephanie McMahon's Book

- WWE will be slightly changing the naming on some of their belts.  The main title on Raw will be referred to as the "Universal Title" and on Smackdown, it will be called the "World Title".  The Intercontinental and US title belts will remain the same.   The former WWE…
Paige Reportedly Settles Differences With WWE, Set To Return At Monday's RAW

Paige Reportedly Settles Differences With WWE, Set To Return At Monday's RAW

As noted, things haven't been going Paige's way regarding her rumored legal battle with World Wrestling Entertainment. Front Row Brian initially reported the news that Paige had retained legal representation to assist her in getting out of her contract with WWE, which reportedly runs through 2019. On Tuesday, he returned…
Main Event For SmackDown World Title Set For WWE No Mercy Pay-Per-View

Main Event For SmackDown World Title Set For WWE No Mercy Pay-Per-View

At the post-Backlash edition of SmackDown Live on Tuesday night in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the main event for the second blue brand exclusive pay-per-view was announced. As advertised, new SmackDown World Champion AJ Styles addressed the WWE Universe during the show to talk about winning the title from former champion Dean…
RAW Viewership (9/12): Number Tanks Against Premiere Of NFL Monday Night Football

RAW Viewership (9/12): Number Tanks Against Premiere Of NFL Monday Night Football

The Monday, September 12, 2016 edition of WWE RAW drew 2.69 million viewers for the show that took place at the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. By comparison, last week's Labor Day episode of RAW averaged 3.07. Monday's show was obviously negatively affected by the season premiere of the…
SmackDown Live Preview (9/13): Fallout From Sunday's WWE Backlash PPV

SmackDown Live Preview (9/13): Fallout From Sunday's WWE Backlash PPV

The post-Backlash edition of SmackDown Live takes place tonight from the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as the fallout from Sunday's pay-per-view will go down as the blue brand switches gears and begins the road to WWE No Mercy, their next brand-exclusive pay-per-view. Advertised for tonight's show is a…
New Matches Announced WWE Clash Of Champions Pay-Per-View

New Matches Announced WWE Clash Of Champions Pay-Per-View

Following Monday's edition of WWE RAW in Baltimore, Maryland, new matches were announced for the first red brand exclusive pay-per-view event, WWE Clash Of Champions. While Kevin Owens managed to avoid the addition of Roman Reigns to his WWE Universal Title defense against Seth Rollins at the pay-per-view thanks to…
AEW Rampage

AEW Announces Four Matches For Tomorrow’s Episode Of AEW Rampage

February 2, 2023

During last night’s episode of AEW Dynamite, the four matchups that will take place during tomorrow’s episode of AEW Rampage were made official. It was announced that Christopher Daniels will be battling La Faccion Ingobernable’s RUSH in Singles action, Swerve Strickland will take on Brian Pillman Jr. in Singles action,...

AEW Rampage

Spoilers For Tomorrow’s Episode Of AEW Rampage

February 2, 2023

All Elite Wrestling held TV Tapings for tomorrow’s episode of AEW Rampage inside the Nutter Center at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. The TV Tapings took place immediately after last night’s AEW Dynamite episode and featured La Faccion Ingobernables’s RUSH going up against Christopher Daniels in the main event....

Spoilers For Monday’s Episode Of AEW Dark: Elevation

February 2, 2023

All Elite Wrestling recently held television tapings for this Monday’s episode of AEW Dark: Elevation from the Nutter Center at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. The tapings took place before last night’s AEW Dynamite and featured Blackpool Combat Club (ROH Pure Champion Wheeler Yuta and ROH World Champion Claudio...

AEW Dynamite Results From Wright State University In Dayton, OH. (2/1/2023)

February 1, 2023

It’s Wednesday, and you know what that means … All Elite Wrestling returns from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio this evening with their latest weekly two-hour AEW Dynamite on TBS television program. On tap for tonight’s show is Jon Moxley vs. “Hangman” Adam Page, Bryan Danielson vs. Timothy Thatcher,...

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Kofi Kingston Reveals His Favorite Opponents In The WWE

February 1, 2023

WWE SmackDown Superstar and one-half of the current WWE NXT Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston recently spoke with TVInsider.com on topics such as his favorite opponents in the WWE over the years. Kofi Kingston said: “We’ll keep Usos as one. I’ll say the Usos for sure. If you’ve seen our...

Samoa Joe interview highlights

Samoa Joe Says He Was Contemplating Retiring Prior To Signing With AEW

February 1, 2023

ROH World Television Champion and top AEW Star Samoa Joe made an appearance on “The Sessions” podcast with Renee Paquette to talk about topics such as being released from the WWE twice and how he was not bitter or mad about it. Samoa Joe said: “Being released from WWE the...

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Booker T Says GUNTHER Is Going To Be a Major Player In The WWE For a Long Time

February 1, 2023

Two-time WWE Hall of Famer Booker T recently took to his “Hall Of Fame” podcast, where he spoke about a number of topics such as how WWE Intercontinental Champion GUNTHER is going to be a major player in the WWE for a long time. Booker T said: “Gunther did an...

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Tony Khan Says He Altered His Process Of Booking Shows And It Helped Him Be Even More Organized

February 1, 2023

AEW President and CEO Tony Khan recently appeared on Marc Maron’s WTF program to talk about a variety of topics such as how he had already a process and a schedule lined up on a weekly basis of what will be taking place on the company’s weekly programming, but he...

AEW Rampage

AEW Rampage Viewership Slightly Down From Last Week’s Episode, Draws The Lowest Total Audience Since December 9

February 1, 2023

Showbuzz Daily reports that this past Friday’s episode of AEW Rampage on TNT was able to draw a total of 458,000 viewers, with a rating of 0.14 in the key 18-49 demographic. This total is down 1.29% from this past week’s 464,000 viewers. Last Friday night’s 0.14 rating is up...

AEW Dark Recap (01/31): Orlando, Florida

February 1, 2023

AEW recently had an episode of their weekly Dark show, which airs on the promotion’s official YouTube channel every Tuesday nights at 7PM ET as well as in select international markets including the U.K., Ireland and Australia via AEWPlus.com. Tonight’s episode of AEW Dark, which took place from Universal Studios...

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