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WWE has updated their Key Performance Indicators through the month of May. In them, the preliminary buyrate for WWE Extreme Rules is reported. The show, headlined by Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H III, did an estimated 228,000 pay-per-view buys. This was down from last year’s show, Lesnar’s return [and subsequent job] against John Cena, which […]
WWE has officially announced Alberto Del Rio vs. Dolph Ziggler for the World Heavyweight Championship at next month’s Money in the Bank pay-per-view. WWE Money in the Bank 2013 will take place Sunday, July 14, 2013 from the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.
New Addition To WWE Announce Team Alex Riley replaced Matt Striker on commentary at this week’s WWE Superstars taping. Riley was alongside Tony Dawson. Striker was released last week when WWE opted out of his contract renewal. This Week on Smackdown Sheamus will face Damien Sandow in a Dublin Street Fight on this week’s episode […]
The official debut trailer for the upcoming WWE 2K14 video game has been released, and is available at this link or embedded below: [youtube id=”Hm9axR4gBYg” width=”620″ height=”360″] In addition, the following characters appear in the trailer: The Rock John Cena Ryback Dolph Ziggler “Stone Cold” Steve Austin Shawn Michaels “Macho Man” Randy Savage
Last week’s episode of WWE Smackdown did an average viewing audience of 2,280,000 viewers on SyFy. The show did a 1.71 cable rating. The viewership numbers continue to drop and what makes them even worse is the show wasn’t up against any significant competition. Smackdown Ratings Archive
In the July 2013 issue of WWE Magazine, Jack Swaggger reveals how he celebrated his first World Heavyweight Championship win at the March 30, 2010 Smackdown taping in Las Vegas, Nevada a few years ago. Below is an excerpt: After I cashed in the Money In The Bank briefcase, I was in Vegas with my […]
The July 2013 issue of WWE Magazine has a feature titled “The Scars of the Superstars” featuring WWE United States Champion Dean Ambrose. Below is an excerpt: Dean Ambrose “The big one that runs up and down my back I received in a ‘Barbwire Death Match’ in Germany back around 2009. I was facing a […]
The Sad Story of The Iron Sheik Kevin Iole has a new article online at Yahoo Sports looking at The Iron Sheik. The writer examines his dire need for knee surgery he cannot afford and the aches and pains of his everyday life. Click here to read it. (Thanks to WNW reader Patrick Peralta and […]
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2K Sports announced a contest on Monday where consumers are presented with the opportunity to create original designs of WWE Superstars and Divas. The winner will see their design be included with WWE 2K14 retail copies. Below is the official press release: 2K Announces Original Cover Artwork Contest for WWE® 2K14 Consumers presented with opportunity […]
Jack Swagger is due back in court on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 for the pending charge of Driving Under the Influence in Gulfport, Mississippi. Swagger was arrested after the February 19th WWE Smackdown taping from the Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi when he was stopped by police for speeding. The officer determined Swagger was driving under the […]
Below are quick results from Sunday’s WWE live event in Albany, Georgia: * WWE Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel b. The Miz * Zeb Colter and Antonio Cesaro issue an “open challenge” that sets up a match against Dolph Ziggler for later in the evening. * Ted DiBiase b. Heath Slater * Layla & Kaitlyn b. […]
Jackie Fargo (real name Henry Faggart), who had a lot of success with NWA Mid-America and served as a mentor to Jerry Lawler, has died at the age of 85. Fargo was hospitalized last week with a heart issue. Below are some reactions from social media: Les Thatcher on Facebook: RIP Jackie Fargo! Your greatness […]
Below is the official preview for this week’s episode of Impact Wrestling: Preview Thursday’s IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast on SpikeTV at 9/8c! Two big title matches, the Bound For Glory Series continues, TNA Gut Check returns – and who is next to join the Main Event Mafia? If you can’t watch IMPACT on Thursday, make sure […]