Preliminary Buyrate Data For WWE Payback

WWE has updated their Key Performance Indicators, giving the preliminary buyrate number for WWE Payback. This year’s show did 54,000 traditional buys, according to the document including preliminary data that you can read at this link. Traditional buys no longer mean what they once did as WWE has transitioned from pay-per-view to WWE Network subscriptions. […]

Update On The Whereabouts Of Randy Orton

Randy Orton has been away from WWE on approved time off. Orton has chronicled his vacation on his official Instagram account. Randy is expected to return to WWE at the beginning of next month. Add A Pro Wrestling Insider To Your Facebook Feed – Friend Richard Gray Now! WNW Contacts – Send News, Email Richard […]

Raw Audience Drops Off Big

This week’s episode of WWE Monday Night Raw garnered an average viewing audience of 3,670,667 viewers. That is down a staggering average of (-443,000 viewers) from the week prior. Below is how the show did each hour: Hour one – 3,594,000 viewers Hour two – 3,606,000 viewers Hour three – 3,812,000 viewers 2015 WWE Raw […]

TNA Announces New July TV Tapings

TNA Wrestling announced new taping dates for Universal Studios in Orlando, FL. The following is from their official website: Planning your summer vacation? Don’t miss out on the hottest professional wrestling action at Universal Studios Orlando when TNA Wrestling tapes “Impact”, “Xplosion” and “One Night Only” shows for television from July 22nd – 29th, 2015. […]

Darren Young Feels It Was Disrespectful For WWE To Blur Boyfriend’s Face

Darren Young felt it was disrespectful for WWE to blur his boyfriend’s face during this week’s premiere episode of Swerved on the WWE Network. He tweeted the following: Click here to load (if not loaded) Swerved by @WWE but 2 blur my man's face is totally disrespectful 2 me! Why? It wasn't done on #WWEUnfiltered. […]

The JBL & Renee Show Is Over

The JBL & Renee Show is over, Renee Young confirmed on Twitter over the weekend. You can read her tweet below: Click here to load (if not loaded) Sadly we have laid it to rest https://t.co/FUFd7JFVme — Renee Young (@ReneeYoungWWE) June 22, 2015 Add A Pro Wrestling Insider To Your Facebook Feed – Friend Richard […]

Why Notable Names Were Not At This Week’s WWE Raw

Paige wasn’t at this week’s Monday Night Raw because she was at Full Sail University with Hulk Hogan, Chris Jericho, Daniel Bryan and Renee Young for WWE Tough Enough rehearsals. Young answered a fan that asked why she wasn’t at Raw on Twitter with the following: Click here to load (if not loaded) Bc @WWEToughEnough […]

What You Didn’t See On WWE Raw, Fallout Videos

What You Didn’t See on Raw WWE United States Champion John Cena, Roman Reigns & Dean Ambrose beat WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins, WWE NXT Champion Kevin Owens & Kane in a dark match main event. The finish saw Reigns counter a pedigree attempt from Rollins, send him over to Cena for an Attitude […]

Jamie Noble Reportedly Broke 3 Ribs At Raw

CJ Blaze noted here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com that Jamie Noble received medical attention after the angle with Brock Lesnar on this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw. Apparently, Noble legitimately broke three ribs on the spot. Noble tweeted the following: Click here to load (if not loaded) I would like to thank WWE staff and all […]

Slice vs. Shamrock Draws 2.1 Million Viewers On Spike TV

Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock was the most watched Bellator MMA fight ever on Spike TV, the network announced on Monday. The fight garnered 2,100,000 viewers. Below is the official press release: Read – Kimbo Slice Knocks Out Shamrock, Lashley Wins KIMBO SLICE-KEN SHAMROCK DELIVERS RECORD RATINGS FOR SPIKE 2.1 Million Tune In For Kimbo […]

”Nature Boy” Buddy Landel Dead At 53

”Nature Boy” Buddy Landel (whose real name was William Ansor) died at his home in Chillhowee, Virginia on Monday. He was 53. A report by Dave Meltzer states Landel was in a car accident over the weekend, returned home on Sunday and when his wife went to check on him on Monday, he had died. […]