This week’s episode of WWE Smackdown garnered 2,332,000 viewers on the USA Network. That’s down (-425,000 viewers) from last week’s premiere. 2016 WWE Smackdown Viewership Archive January 7, 2016 – 2,757,000 (USA Network premiere) January 14, 2016 – 2,332,000 viewers Extended WWE Smackdown Viewership Archive Download our FREE App! Dirt Sheet for iPhone, Android and […]
UFC president Dana White has stated it looks like CM Punk’s first fight for the organization will happen at UFC 199 in June. Punk will face Mickey Gall, provided that Gall can win a preliminary fight at UFC 196 on February 6, 2016. Download our FREE App! Dirt Sheet for iPhone, Android and iPad.
Kevin Owens made a surprise return at last night’s WWE NXT live event in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and confronted Sami Zayn. The two haven’t had any interactions since Zayn’s last match before taking time off with any injury early last year. Owens called Zayn a “pumpkin-headed piece of garbage”, as well as saying Vince McMahon probably […]
Don’t you feel is kind of obvious that Triple H will win the Royal Rumble and the WWE WHC setting up a match with Reigns at Wrestlemania? If not who would you like to win the Rumble and main event Wrestlemania? When WWE made the Royal Rumble match for the Championship instead of for a […]
WWE Smackdown Results 1/14/2016 Thursday, January 14, 2016 From the Cajundome in Lafayette, Louisiana Report by James B. of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Last week’s episode of Smackdown, the debut of Mauro Ranallo on commentary, featured only four matches in a two-hour show. Yikes. Fingers crossed that we get a little more action tonight as we forge ahead […]
Variety has named Stephanie McMahon, who works as Chief Brand Officer in WWE, as an “executive to watch” in their digital entertainment impact report. You can check out the feature at this link. Stephanie tweeted this about the honor: Click here to load (if not loaded) Thank U @Variety 4 including me in the impact […]
Steve Austin stated on the most recent episode of Jim Ross’s podcast that he’s 99% sure that he will be at Wrestlemania 32 but he doesn’t know in what capacity. Austin indicated he has an idea that he would like to pitch but will likely be there whether or not they agree to use it. […]
Whether she meant to do it or not, Stephanie McMahon has started rumors based on something she posted on Twitter. Stephanie tweeted out a photo with her trainer, Joe DeFranco, and noted it was time to get in shape for Wrestlemania. You can view it below: Click here to load (if not loaded) First #MidnightWorkout […]
WWE interviewed Matt Bloom (a/k/a Jason Albert, Tensai, Giant Bernard) about The Bullet Club and members coming to work for the company. They explained the faction was the brainchild of Karl Anderson and Finn Balor. Bloom revealed they thought it would never take off but now it’s helped New Japan Pro Wrestling go global. When […]
MMAFighting.com is reporting that Dana White has settled on who the likely opponent of CM Punk will be for his UFC debut. According to the report, White is looking to have Mickey Gall come in for the fight. Here’s what Dana said: “I’m bringing Mickey Gall in, and he’s going to fight a kid named […]
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WWE NXT Results (1/13/16) Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 From Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Corey Graves welcomes us to the show and introduces Tom Phillips as his new announce partner. Tonight, we find out the results from the 2015 NXT Year-End Awards. William Regal comes out to […]
Brock Lesnar has been added to the March 11, 2016 Road to Wrestlemania 32 live event from the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Official event information is available at this link. Furthermore, he’s also being advertised for the March 22, 2016 Smackdown taping in Boston, MA. WWE is hyping this as his first time […]
John Cena updated on his status today on his verified Twitter account, day six removed from undergoing shoulder surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff and damage to his AC joint. “Day 6 post operation. Movement is very good but because a giant chunk of cartilage was missing, this one may take a bit. #nevergiveup,” […]
Dean Ambrose will defend the WWE Intercontinental Championship against Kevin Owens in a Last Man Standing Match at Royal Rumble later this month. The match was setup at this week’s Smackdown taping in a segment that you can read about in our results at this link. Download our FREE App! Dirt Sheet for iPhone, Android […]