E!’s Reaction To The Premiere Of “Total Divas”

E! was so pleased with the audience for the premiere of “Total Divas” they sent the cast members bottles of champagne to celebrate. You can view a photo of Nikki Bella with her bottle here on Instagram. We reported earlier here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com that the premiere of “Total Divas” was E!’s most watched series debut since […]

Rampage Jackson vs. Tito Ortiz Announced For Bellator PPV In November

While the rumor was that Quinton “Rampage” Jackson would face Roy Jones Jr. in a boxing match later this year, it was announced Wednesday night at Bellator 97 that he’ll oppose Tito Ortiz on pay-per-view on Saturday, November 2, 2013. Both ended their respective UFC careers on three fight losing streaks. Below is the official […]

PPV Buyrate Numbers For Wrestlemania 29, Extreme Rules & WWE Payback

WWE reported their 2013 second quarter financial results prior to market open on Thursday morning. In them, were the official pay-per-view buyrates of the quarter. They are as follows: Wrestlemania 29 – 1,039,000 buys (compared to 1,217,000 as Wrestlemania XXVIII in 2012) Extreme Rules – 231,000 buys (compared to 263,000 in 2012) WWE Payback – […]

WWE Reports 2013 Second Quarter Results – Wrestlemania 29 Buyrate Revealed

WWE reported their 2013 second quarter results on Thursday prior to market open. The release is as follows: WWE® Reports 2013 Second Quarter Results WWE (NYSE:WWE) today announced financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2013. Revenues increased $10.7 million or 8%, to $152.3 million from $141.6 million in the prior year quarter driven […]

WWE – Randy Orton Attack Was Not Part Of A Storyline

WWE reps contacted me on behalf of WrestlingNewsWorld.com to confirm the Randy Orton attack in South Africa was not part of a storyline. They sent along the following statement: “On Tuesday night at a WWE live event, Randy Orton was attacked in the ring from behind by a South African fan, who is being held […]

Orton’s Attacker Profiled, Trish Stratus Update, Undertaker Edition Of WWE 2K14

Randy Orton’s Attacker Profiled Randy Orton’s attacker was profiled by You Magazine TV in a new video at this link. You can also watch it in the video embedded blow: [youtube id="bdPWQOzn5rk" width="620" height="360"] Trish Stratus Update The yoga studio of Trish Stratus has won another award. Brian has the details here on TrishStratus.com. Undertaker […]

Randy Orton’s Attacker (Or “Attacker”) Identified – Legitimacy Still In Question

The real name of the local independent wrestler that attacked (or “attacked”) Randy Orton at the WWE live event in Cape Town, South Africa on Tuesday has been identified as 20-year-old Tshepo Sekhabi. According to the South African website eNCA.com, Orton is free to pursue criminal charges against Sekhabi for undisclosed injuries to his groin. […]