TNA Signs New Multi-Year Deal With Challenge TV, Impact Airing In The UK Before US

TNA Wrestling announced on Wednesday they have signed a new multi-year agreement with Challenge TV in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The network will broadcast action from TNA’s upcoming UK tour, starting with the broadcast on Thursday, January 30, 2014 from Glasgow’s SSE Hydro. The show will air on UK television before it airs in […]

Kaitlyn Gone From WWE

WWE announced Wednesday here on dot com that Kaitlyn will “no longer be under contract” with the company. They report she has “chosen to pursue other endeavors outside of the sports-entertainment world.” The news is surprising for a couple of reasons. Kaitlyn taped a match against WWE Divas Champion AJ Lee that will air on […]

Weekly Triple H Interview Focuses On Wednesday’s WWE Network Announcement

WWE’s weekly kayfabe Michael Cole interview with Triple H is now online and focuses on Wednesday night’s “groundbreaking announcement” from the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Cole opened by asking Hunter if he could give us a hint. Triple H responded in one word – nope. Michael framed the significance of the Consumer […]

Michigan State Crowd Does “Yes! Yes! Yes!” Chant, Jericho & HBK Appearance

- Wrestling News World reader Jason Smith sent word that the Michigan State University football team led the crowd in a Daniel Bryan “Yes! Yes! Yes!” chant during halftime of the Ohio State at Michigan State NCAA Men’s Basketball game. You can watch footage at this link or embedded in the video below: – Wrestling […]

Dolph Ziggler To See Neuropsychologist In Pittsburgh

WWE has updated their coverage of Dolph Ziggler’s latest concussion here on dot com. In it, they note Ziggler’s symptoms were starting to improve on Tuesday but he is scheduled to see a neuropsychologist in Pittsburgh for further evaluation. The injury occurred on Monday before this week’s “Old School” Raw in a match against Ryback that […]

Four Bouts Announced For TNA Live In Dublin, Ireland

TNA Wrestling issued a press release on Tuesday, announcing TNA Champion Magnus vs. James Storm for their show in Dublin, Ireland on Wednesday, January 29, 2014. They also announced Ivan Minnock from Elev8 will team with Joseph Park to oppose Eric Young and Rockstar Spud. Other announced bouts for the show are as follows: Bully […]

#OldSchool Air Date, Impact Preview, Madison Rayne Interview, The Blossom Twins Taking Time Off

- TNA’s #OldSchool “One Night Only” pay-per-view will premiere on pay-per-view Friday, February 7, 2014. The inDEMAND listing is online at this link. The show was taped last week in Poughkeepsie, New York. Click here for complete taping results. – A video preview of this week’s episode of Impact Wrestling is online at this link. […]

Jake Roberts’ Thoughts On Return, Batista Wants To Be Champion, JR’s Thoughts

- Jake “The Snake” Roberts spoke to Renee Young for a WWE.com Exclusive following his surprise return on this week’s “Old School” episode of Monday Night Raw. You can watch the interview at this link. – Batista claimed in the latest return vignette he wants to be champion again. You can watch it at this […]

Brock Lesnar/UFC Update Including Statement From WWE On His Contract

Following up on an earlier article that references a Tweet made by Los Angeles Times sports writer Lance Pugmire about Dana White talking to Brock Lesnar, I reached out to WWE’s public relations department for comment. I was given the following statement regarding Lesnar’s WWE contract status: “WWE has exclusive rights to services and such […]

WWE Confirms They’ll Announce WWE Network Wednesday Night In Las Vegas

WWE has confirmed through their corporate website they will officially announce the WWE Network Wednesday night from the Encore Theater at the Wynn in Las Vegas, Nevada. The following screen capture was taken from the Investor Relations event calendar on the corporate WWE website: Tuesday, January 7, 2014 2:21 PM EST Update: Quickly after our […]

Brock Lesnar Talking With UFC About Return?

Los Angeles Times sports writer Lance Pugmire Tweeted the following about Brock Lesnar: @danawhite told me last week he was "talking" to @DCBROCKLESNAR but wouldn't announce anything until a signing. — Lance Pugmire (@latimespugmire) January 6, 2014 I’m very hesitant to believe this because of Lesnar’s contract with WWE. While terms of Lesnar’s extension haven’t […]