WWE Payback 2016 will take place on Sunday, May 22, 2016 from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The event was announced at last night’s Smackdown tapings, unveiling a pre-sale that began Tuesday with the password PAYBACK. We’ll have complete coverage of WWE Payback next spring right here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.
WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns was a guest on ESPN’s WWE segment on Tuesday night with Jonathan Coachman. Videos of the segment are embedded below: Click here to load (if not loaded)
Former WWE head of security Jim Dotson died on December 10, 2015 at the age of 49. A Go Fund Me page has been launched to help cover his funeral expenses as he didn’t have life or health insurance and cared of his elderly mother. CLICK HERE to check it out. Dotson was known for […]
WWE has revealed the nominees for several Slammy Awards categories with video promotional packages. Below are the nominees with video promotional packages: Rivalry of the Year: Roman Reigns vs. Bray Wyatt, The Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar, Team Bella vs. Team BAD vs. Team PCB, John Cena vs. Rusev, Seth Rollins vs. Randy Orton Double-Cross of […]
TNA’s “Impact Wrestling” will finish up on Destination America this Wednesday in a single airing in the 11 PM EST timeslot. That’ll be conclude what has been a disappointing year for the company. While initially spinning the move to Destination America as a network that would work with them where they could grow together, TNA […]
We noted earlier that WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns cut a dark promo after winning the title on Monday Night Raw in Philadelphia, PA where he acknowledged the crowd’s negative response to him winning the Royal Rumble earlier this year. Reigns talked about a lot of his motivation and progression being a result from the […]
We noted in our exclusive backstage news from this week’s WWE Raw that the rumor was Wade Barrett was off the road with an undisclosed injury. Barrett revealed Tuesday on Twitter he’s off rehabbing nerve damage in his neck. The following is from Twitter: Click here to load (if not loaded) Rehabbing a little nerve […]
This week’s episode of WWE Monday Night Raw did an average viewing audience of 3,884,667 viewers on the USA Network. That’s up an average of +830,667 viewers from the week prior and much more like it. Why on earth did it take Vince McMahon, Triple H and company so long to figure out they needed […]
As first reported here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com Premium, WWE is currently expecting Randy Orton back in time for Wrestlemania 32 next year. This follows rumors of him needing neck surgery and a return timetable from his shoulder injury that both made his status for Wrestlemania 32 “extremely doubtful.” However, as we pointed out in our coverage, […]
Brian Fritz of the Sporting News interviewed WWE’s new voice Smackdown Mauro Ranallo. Ranallo revealed we was contacted by Michael Cole to gauge his interest on working for WWE. Below is an excerpt from his comments: Yeah, this has been an expedited process to say the least. About a month and a half ago, maybe […]
WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns cut a promo for the live crowd after last night’s Raw. He acknowledged it was his daughter’s birthday and wished her a happy birthday and also pointed to the way the Philly crowd reacted to him at Royal Rumble compared to now. Reigns celebrated with the crowd to end […]
The proposed Shane McMahon WWE project has been shelved for now, according to a report by WrestlingDVDNetwork.com. The project was rumored to be released in May 2016 and would have featured a documentary with some of Shane’s greatest moments while with the company. Shane left WWE in 2010.
– Voting is now open for the 2015 Slammy Awards. Dot com has details on voting at this link with terms and conditions online at this link. – Seth Rollins, who is currently recovering from a knee injury, tweeted the following about Roman Reigns winning the WWE World Heavyweight Championship: Click here to load (if […]
Click Here For $5.00 OFF All New Wrestling News World Merchandise [>>] For those that missed this week’s Monday Night Raw, WWE switched their World Heavyweight Championship, having Roman Reigns go over Sheamus. Read: Roman Reigns Wins WWE World Heavyweight Championship This is something that was clearly done to combat the diminishing Raw audience, as […]