Batista Still Set For Guest Appearance At WWE NXT Tapings

WWE clarified on the verified Twitter account for NXT that Batista will still make his guest appearance at the June 12, 2014 tapings from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. The following is from Twitter: Fulfilling his contractual obligations @DaveBautista will be at @FullSail on June 12! TICKETS: http://t.co/XCKICF5dEB #NXTFullSail — […]

Dixie Carter On TNA Milestone, Assures Big Things Ahead

Wednesday, June 4, 2014 marks the 10 year anniversary of Impact’s premiere on FOX Sports Network. Dixie Carter Tweeted the following the celebrate the milestone: Today marks 10 YEARS since Impact premiered 6/4/04 on Fox Sports Net. We've come so far & I'm excited where we are going!!!' — Dixie Carter (@TNADixie) June 4, 2014 […]

Chris Jericho’s Fozzy To Release New Album On July 22nd

Chris Jericho’s band Fozzy announced on Wednesday their next album, Do You Wanna Start A War, will be released on July 22, 2014. Below is the official press release: FOZZY TO RELEASE NEW FULL-LENGTH STUDIO ALBUM DO YOU WANNA START A WAR JULY 22nd! PRE-ORDER THE ALBUM NOW AT ITUNES AND INSTANTLY RECEIVE THE TRACK “ONE […]

Follow-up To Seth Rollins Turning – He Adapted, The Shield Perished

This week’s kayfabe Michael Cole sit-down interview with Triple H is now online. As expected, the piece deals with Seth Rollins defecting to Evolution. Below are the highlights: Regarding Batista “quitting,” Triple H said it wasn’t the first time he quit or the last. If he wants to run off to Hollywood and play Drax […]

WWE TV Notes From Cincinnati – What You Won’t See On Smackdown

WWE TV taping notes from Cincinnati… – Damien Sandow’s comedy gimmick continued as he was WWE Hall of Famer Pete Rose on Tuesday night. He went under to Adam Rose in a dark match. – Sheamus beat Fandango in a dark match in-between the WWE Main Event and Smackdown tapings – After the Smackdown taping […]

WNW Reader Report From Ringside With Jim Ross In Chicago

Wrestling News World reader Jake Monhaut attended the Jim Ross event in Chicago, IL last Saturday night. He filed the following report: I was at Ringside with Jim Ross in Chicago Saturday. Here are some tidbits. 50 or so people for VIP. 300 or so for show. At VIP I asked him about GFW. He […]

Raw Audience Rises After WWE Payback

This week’s episode of WWE Monday Night Raw did an average viewing audience of 4,146,667 viewers on the USA Network. The number was up from the past two weeks. Below is how the show broke down by hour: Hour one – 4,033,000 viewers Hour two – 4,482,000 viewers Hour three – 3,925,000 viewers TV by […]