Thurs. Update: Tough Enough Returning, WWE’s New US TV Deal, AJ Lee’s Future Explained, Latest Strategy In Regards To CM Punk, Royal Rumble & Elimination Chamber Buys, 5-Point Plan To Grow WWE Network, Backstage Report From Raw, 5 Releases

It’s a relatively quiet night with no shows or tapings but Impact Wrestling will air from tape as will WWE NXT. Our Impact “Open Thread” drops at 8:30 PM EDT tonight with streaming live results and your discussion. I previewed this week’s show with the spoiler link here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com. We’ll also have an Open […]

Vince McMahon Says WWE Is Confident They’ll Reach 1 Million Network Subscribers

Vince McMahon issued the following statement in Thursday’s 2014 first quarter earnings release: “For the quarter, our earnings reflected the launch of our WWE Network, which delivers unparalleled depth of programming, ease of use and value to our fans. With almost 670,000 WWE Network subscribers in the U.S. and nearly 400,000 domestic pay-per-view buying homes […]

WWE Network On Xbox One, Flair & RVD At NXT Takeover, What You Don’t See On Smackdown

- WWE officially announced on Wednesday that WWE Network is now available on the Xbox One video game and entertainment system. – Ric Flair and Rob Van Dam have been announced for next month’s WWE NXT Takeover show. The next NXT live special will take place on Thursday, May 29, 2014 from the campus of […]

Tues. Update: WWE Afraid Another Top Name Could Be Leaving, Concern In The Locker Room, Ric Flair Is Awesome, Additions To Extreme Rules, Foley Tired Of Cena Selling Stuff, Mysterio Back From Vacation, TNA Signs Former NXT Star, Slammiversary Main Event

WWE Main Event/Smackdown will take place tonight from the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Main Event will air live on WWE Network at 8 PM EDT and we’ll have an “Open Thread” with streaming live results and your discussion. Main Event will be headlined by Sheamus vs. Bray Wyatt. On Smackdown, Dean Amborse will […]

AT&T U-verse Not Carrying WWE Extreme Rules

Wrestling News World reader Jorge Romero was informed by AT&T U-verse they will not be carrying WWE Extreme Rules on Sunday. Romero linked us to the schedule that you can view at this link. Neither DirectTV nor Dish Network plan to carry the show either, this in response to WWE including the show at a […]

Most Watched WWE Network Shows, Bo Dallas Vignette, More Raw Videos

Most Watched WWE Network Shows WWE displayed the following graphic for the Most Watched Shows on WWE Network last week during the airing of this week’s Monday Night Raw: Most watched shows on @WWENetwork for last week pic.twitter.com/SXroxDc1yF — Richard Gray (@wnwdotcom) April 29, 2014 Bo Dallas Vignette The latest Bo Dallas vignette is online […]

Renee Young Interviews Big E, Total Divas Bonus Clips, What Did WWE Legends Miss?

Renee Young Interviews Big E WWE posted an exclusive interview that Renee Young did with WWE Intercontinental Champion Big E at this link. You can also watch in the video embedded below: Total Divas Bonus Clips Below are a couple of bonus clips from this week’s episode of Total Divas: Cameron and Vinnie house-sit for […]

More On New WWE Announcer; WWE Legends’ House Videos

New WWE Announcer WWE has hired Rich Brennan as an announcer and currently have him working in NXT. Brennan was hired in March and began his career in pro wrestling with Booker T’s Reality of Wrestling promotion. Brennan has a background working in sports. You can follow him on Twitter at twitter.com/richbrennanwwe. WWE Legends’ House […]

Complete Details On NXT Takeover, Tournament To Crown New NXT Women’s Champion, No. 1 Contender

Wrestling News World’s Scott Brooks is at Thursday’s WWE NXT tapings and passed along the following notes: The next live WWE Network special will take place on Thursday, May 29, 2014 and it will be called NXT Takeover. Like ArRIVAL back in February, the show will be two hours in length. Triple H announced both […]

Storyline Update On Daniel Bryan, Kane’s Return, Most Watched Shows On WWE Network

Daniel Bryan Update The storyline update on Daniel Bryan is that he suffered a “stinger” at the hands of Kane and will be ready for Extreme Rules next month. Speaking of Kane, I Tweeted a photo of his return as The Big Red Machine: The devil's favorite demon #raw pic.twitter.com/Ti4ZYRmr2h — Richard Gray (@wnwdotcom) April […]