Bob Geigel Dead At 90

Former NWA president Bob Geigel died on Thursday at age 90. WWE confirmed the news with a short post here on dot com. You can read their statement below: WWE is saddened to learn that Bob Geigel, legendary wrestler and promoter, passed away Thursday at age 90. Inside the squared circle, Geigel captured multiple championships […]

Randy Orton Pulled From WWE Tour, Not Suited For Babyface Role?

Randy Orton Tweeted some interesting updates from his verified Twitter account. First, he confirmed that he’ll begin filming The Condemned 2 on November 11, 2014. While he didn’t write the location, we reported (via Variety) that production will take place in New Mexico. As a result, Orton will not be on the company’s upcoming European […]

Throwback Video Of Pre-WWE John Cena, Halloween WWE Inbox

Throwback Thursday – John Cena Before WWE Wrestling News World reader Nick Larks sent an epic #ThrowbackThursday video that I felt was more than appropriate to share. The video is of a Discovery Channel documentary that aired at Ultimate Pro Wrestling’s California-based “Ultimate University” and features a pre-WWE version of John Cena. While you may […]

Live Coverage Of WWE Conference Call To Discuss 2014 Quarter 3 Results

Vince McMahon and WWE Chief Financial Officer George Barrios hosted a conference call with investors on Thursday morning to discuss the company’s 2014 third quarter results. I was on the call on behalf of WrestlingNewsWorld.com and compiled the following notes: Michael Weitz from Investor Relations opened the presentation by reading a prepared statement. Vince McMahon […]

Vince McMahon – “It’s Time To Remove All The Barriers To Those That Want WWE”

Vince McMahon commented on the change to the WWE Network, with the company removing the 6 month commitment to the $9.99/month price, in Thursday’s earnings release. Below is Vince’s comment in its entirety: “During the quarter, we delivered stronger financial performance than anticipated and surpassed our guidance while making significant progress on the execution of […]

Update On The WWE Network In The United Kingdom

WWE gave the following update on the WWE Network in the United Kingdom in their 2014 third quarter earnings release on Thursday: WWE Network to be available in the U.K.: The Company continues to develop the international platform for WWE Network and plans to make the U.S. version of WWE Network available in the U.K. […]

Official Release – WWE Reports 2014 Third Quarter Results

WWE reported their third quarter results from 2014 on Thursday morning before market open.  Below is the official release in its entirety: STAMFORD, Conn., October 30, 2014 – WWE (NYSE:WWE)  today announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the Company reported a Net loss of $5.9 million, or $0.08 per […]