We noted in a new installment of Ask WNW that WWE was set to bring back Clash of Champions as a Raw pay—per-view on Sunday, September 25, 2016. WWE has now confirmed the return of the former WCW pay-per-view name with this official website listing. The leaked pay-per-view schedule for WWE after the brand extension […]
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This week’s episode of WWE Smackdown, which had to compete with the 2016 NBA Draft, garnered 2,145,000 viewers on the USA Network. That’s up +72,000 viewers from the week prior. January 7, 2016 – 2,757,000 viewers (USA Network premiere) January 14, 2016 – 2,332,000 viewers January 21, 2016 – 2,757,000 viewers January 28, 2016 – […]
What are your thoughts on WWE bringing back the brand extension; do you think it will work? While I always like to remain optimistic, I think WWE is making a mistake by bringing back the brand extension. Taking Smackdown live should help things but the product already suffers from over saturation. Now they’re going to […]
Kurt Angle has been in the news a lot lately with speculation over his future. On June 20, 2016 we reported here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com Premium that Vince McMahon still has concerns about bringing Angle back and that so far, the interest in him is one-sided. Angle has been pushing for one more run and he […]
Below are results from last night’s WWE NXT live event in Largo, Florida: 1) Mojo Rawley b. Josh Woods 2) Steve Cutler b. Kushan Raftar 3) TM-61 b. Angelo Dawkins & Patrick Clark 4) Hugo Knox b. Tino Sabbatelli 5) Carmella, Bayley & Asuka b. Alex Bliss, Mandy Rose & Nia Jax 6) Andrade “Cien” […]
WWE held the first round of Cruiserweight Classic tapings on Thursday night from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. This had a different feel to it as the matches were highly competitive and featured the winners being announced in the center of the ring with their hand raised. The consistent theme […]
The Rock was recently on UFC Unfiltered and stated that at one point in his career, he considered fighting. Here’s what he said courtesy of Fansided.com: There was a time there where I thought, man, I achieved everything I wanted to achieve in WWE, my movie career is floundering a little bit, what do I […]
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Court Bauer, Mister Saint Laurent and Konnan shed more light on the situation involving Paige after WWE Money in the Bank in Las Vegas last Sunday night. According to the podcast, Paige and Alberto Del Rio, her real life boyfriend, went to watch the Absinthe show in Las Vegas after the pay-per-view. While there, they […]
CM Punk and UFC have confirmed that he’ll make his professional MMA debut on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at UFC 203 against Mickey Gail. Punk originally announced the news on UFC Unfiltered. Punk, who signed with UFC in December 2014, has had some injury issues, including a herniated disk that have delayed his debut. This […]
WWE is gearing towards major pay-per-view changes after next month’s brand extension is officially enacted. A user on Reddit posted an image claiming to be the updated 2016 pay-per-view schedule, displaying two shows for September, October and November but confirming something we’ve heard in that “big four” shows will remain cobranded. Here’s the proposed schedule: […]
The brother of Kurt Angle, David Angle, pled guilty on Tuesday to killing his wife, Donna Angle, last fall. As a result, David Angle’s plea agreement is to the lesser charge of voluntary manslaughter, as opposed to the more serious charge of homicide (the original charge). “It was really a product of alcohol. And there […]
WWE World Heavyweight Champion Dean Ambrose, The Usos and Sami Zayn beat The Club and Seth Rollins in a dark match main event after last night’s Smacdkwon taping. Ambrose’s team got the victory when Ambrose hit Karl Anderson with Dirty Deeds. The babyfaces celebrated to send the crowd home happy. Download our FREE App! Dirt […]
Ariel Helwani reported yesterday on Twitter that CM Punk vs. Mickey Gail is currently planned for UFC 203 on September 10, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. This is just the preliminary plan and nothing is set in stone as of press time. Punk signed with UFC in December 2014 and has yet to make his professional […]