Last week’s episode of WWE Smackdown featuring WWE World Heavyweight Champion Randy Orton vs. Cesaro in a non-title match did an average viewing audience of 2,831,000 viewers on SyFy. You can see how the competition did on cable at this link. The show ended up with a 1.98 cable rating. Smackdown Ratings & Viewership Archive
WWE Reaches Out to ROH We’re told WWE reached out to Ring of Honor about a possible agreement to use footage of theirs for specials of past workers such as Cesaro, Seth Rollins and Daniel Bryan. Apparently the interest in the footage has to do with features that highlight a particular worker’s rise to WWE […]
Jim Varsallone of the Miami Herald has an article on Titus O’Neil following an interview that was conducted with him after a Be a STAR anti-bullying rally in Miami last month. Varsallone notes O’Neil’s story as his mother, Daria, was raped and became pregnant with him. Rather than choosing to have an abortion, O’Neil was […]
Independent pro wrestler Bruce Santee was arrested on Monday on a charge of Written Threats to do Bodily Harm. Santee was the passenger in a vehicle that was stopped by police on Sunday. Following the traffic stop, Santee took to Facebook where he posted the officer’s name and offered $100 to anyone that would kill […]
Variety has an update on WWE’s ongoing negotiations for a new domestic television distribution agreement. According to their report, WWE and NBCUniversal stepped away from negotiations without a new deal. Below is a statement the company issued to Variety: “WWE’s exclusive negotiating period with NBCU for our flagship television programs, ‘Raw’ and ‘SmackDown,’ has now […]
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Following my rumor control post here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com, I was asked about conflicting reports about Dish Network showing WWE Elimination Chamber on Sunday. I called the provider directly and after being transferred two separate times, I was told by a customer support representative they were in fact showing the pay-per-view. I was also told if […]
I want to take a second to address some rumors I’ve been asked about on my Twitter account located at Twitter.com/wnwdotcom. CM Punk hasn’t been granted an early release from his WWE contract. I’m not sure where this started but the last we heard, Vince McMahon was still hoping/trying/praying to get Punk back. The company […]
TNA Wrestling will return to Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida next month for another set of Impact tapings. They’ll also tape in April and in May. The shows will be filmed in Soundstage 20, located next to the Blue Man Group Theater. Entrance to the tapings is free, however, it doesn’t include entrance to Universal […]
- After this week’s Raw went off the air, Cesaro put Dean Ambrose in the Giant Swing. When he got up, Sheamus hit a Brogue Kick on him. John Cena then hit the Attitude Adjustment, followed by Daniel Bryan’s running knee to send the crowd home happy. – We have complete Raw results at this […]
WWE announced that Sheamus will face Christian on this week’s episode of Smackdown. The company will tape this week’s Smackdown on Tuesday night from the World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colorado. We’ll have complete taping results here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.
Titus O’Neil vs. Darren Young has been added to the WWE Elimination Chamber lineup, as Renee Young announced in a backstage segment on this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw. Following the match’s addition and the Kickoff match, below is the updated card: Elimination Chamber Match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship – Randy Orton […]
WWE announced on this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw the Elimination Chamber Kickoff match will be Cody Rhodes & Goldust vs. Curtis Axel & Ryback. The Elimination Chamber Kickoff will take place on Sunday at 7:30 PM EST and we’ll have the live stream here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.