This week’s WWE Smackdown did 2,083,000 viewers on SyFy. Having to deal with NFL Preseason football, the show’s audience was down (-322,000 viewers) from the week prior. 2015 Smackdown Viewership Archive January 2, 2015 (Friday) – 2,582,000 viewers January 9, 2015 (Friday) – 2,432,000 viewers January 15, 2015 – 2,675,000 viewers January 22, 2015 – […]
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Scott Brooks noted in our exclusive WWE NXT tapings results that Kevin Owens came to the ring with the WWE NXT Championship belt for a match taped at the end of last night’s tapings. With Owens slated to challenge Finn Balor for the belt at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn in just over a week, this either […]
This week’s episode of Impact Wrestling garnered only 270,000 viewers on Destination America. The replay at midnight did 60,000 viewers. The first run airing was down (-57,000 viewers) from the week prior. This is also the final week of our Impact Wrestling “Open Thread” as we are discontinuing our weekly coverage of the show. Ring […]
WWE United States Champion John Cena is scheduled to co-host NBC’s “Today” show on Monday. The gig will be part of WWE’s big media push to promote SummerSlam, as Cena will also be on “Late Night with Seth Myers” during the early morning hours of Friday, Aug. 21, at 12:30 a.m. ET. You can watch […]
Roman Reigns told FOXSports.com that his mother called him “like 15 times” the morning after he got hit in the back of the head by the replica MITB briefcase on last weekend’s WWE live event in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. “I thought Bray Wyatt hit me in the head with a Kendo stick. But right […]
Nikki Bella spoke to FOXSports.com about the health of John Cena, who is recovering from a severe nasal fracture he suffered in a match last month on Raw against Seth Rollins. She stated he is a “100 percent,” which would indicate he is a go for his “Winner Takes All” match against Rollins at SummerSlam. […]
Roman Reigns was informed at the 2015 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony that he would not be winning the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at Wrestlemania 31. Reigns confirmed he was told of the creative decision on this night in a new interview here on FoxSports.com. In the same interview, Roman seemed to tease a […]
Below are Smackdown Fallout videos following the airing of this week’s show: Ryback denies the “inspiration” of Bo Dallas: SmackDown Fallout, Aug. 13, 2015 Surprise Attack! : SmackDown Fallout, August 13, 2015 Bo’s inspiration mission : SmackDown Fallout, August 13, 2015 The New Day can’t catch a break : SmackDown Fallout, August 13, 2015 Cesaro’s […]
Chyna posted a video on her YouTube channel to respond to Sean Waltman’s claims that she “bum rushed” Triple H at Roddy Piper’s funeral and was nearly taken down by security. First, Chyna said that Piper was a dear friend for over a decade and she doesn’t have to justify her friendship with him to […]
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It was announced on this week’s SmackDown that Cesaro will face Kevin Owens at WWE SummerSlam. Below is the updated card: Grudge Match – The Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar Winner Takes All – WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins vs. United States Champion John Cena Triple Threat Intercontinental Championship Match – Ryback (c) vs. Big […]
WWE Smackdown Results (8/13/15) Thursday, August 13th, 2015 From Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. Report by Zack Krasney of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Hello everyone and welcome back to WrestlingNewsWorld’s Smackdown Coverage, aka the Zackdown! We are coming toward the end of the road to SummerSlam! This week’s Zackdown Question of the Week: If John Cena can’t wrestle […]
Debut of Apollo Crews We’ve included the promo piece WWE has been running for the debut of Apollo Crews below: Crews, the former Uhaa Nation is seen as one of the most polished prospects in NXT. All of his matches at live events have received high marks and he’s seen as someone with a very […]
Sean “X-Pac” Waltman tweeted that Chyna “rushed” Triple H at a private memorial service for Roddy Piper earlier this week and said, “sorry for everything.” You can read the tweets below: Click here to load (if not loaded) She may have met him a few times & you're exactly right.She bum rushed Hunter & said […]