John Cena is not scheduled for next week’s episode of Monday Night Raw in Miami, Florida and some are wondering if that means he’ll drop the title in Sunday’s WWE Battleground Main Event. Cena will be away filming his role for the upcoming American comedy film directed by Judd Apatow called “Trainwreck.” Monday isn’t the […]
WWE has used the political controversies of Russian President Vladimir Putin to generate cheap heat for Lana and Rusev and by all accounts, it’s working. Lana is getting over with the gimmick and company officials realize this and have already started to feature her more prominently. However, WWE is running into a problem where real-life […]
Below are results from Friday night’s WWE live event in Pensacola, Florida: * Rusev b. Jack Swagger in a bout that wasn’t listed as a squash but fun and entertaining. While I clearly expect Rusev to go over on Sunday, I don’t think it’s going to be as one-sided as originally planned. Swagger’s stock — […]
Natalya Speaks Out Natalya spoke about the evolution of women’s wrestling, Sting in WWE, drunk dialing Stephanie McMahon, her match at NXT Takeover With Charlotte and more in a new interview with Chuck Carrol of CBS Baltimore. You can read highlights and listen to the interview at this link. WWE Battleground Simulations WWE posted WWE […]
Below are results from Friday’s TNA live event in Louisville, Kentucky: * TNA Tag Team Champions The Wolves b. The BroMans and Mr. Anderson & Gunner * TNA Knockouts Champion Gail Kim b. Velvet Sky * Sanada b. Samoa Joe * Abyss b. Magnus At intermission, the meager crowd was allowed to move forward. * […]
Bray Wyatt Talks Promos, Husky Harris & More Bray Wyatt took part in an interview with Between The Ropes to discuss WWE Battleground, growing up in a wrestling family, his promo process, his success and how NXT had a hand in it, and more. The interview straddles kayfabe throughout but Wyatt does delve into a […]
TNA Wrestling ran a live event from Louisville Slugger Field in Louisville, Kentucky on Friday night. Wrestling News World reader Jeff Lile was in attendance and sent these photos as the show was underway: Wrestling News World reader @jefflile just Tweeted us this photo from #TNALouisville pic.twitter.com/sjujhVMnTR — Richard Gray (@wnwdotcom) July 19, 2014 Here's […]
This week’s episode of Impact Wrestling from New York City did an average viewing audience of 1,403,000 viewers on Spike TV. This was the highest viewing audience of the summer and the highest since the April 10, 2014 episode (which garnered 1,415,000 viewers). Impact Wrestling Viewership Archive TV by the Numbers has data for the […]
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TNA Wrestling announced on Friday they’ll return to the Manhattan Center in New York City from August 5th-7th and on the first night, they’ll tape the Hardcore Justice themed episode of Impact. Announced for the show is the return of the Six Sides of Steel with matches and participants to be announced soon. You can […]
- In some circles Dean Ambrose has been awarded the nickname Titty Master. He set the record straight in an interview to promote Sunday’s WWE Battleground at this link. – The Masked Man from Grantland interviewed Sting on his inclusion in WWE 2K15 and then previewed Sunday’s Battleground pay-per-view. Click here to read the piece […]
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More WWE/CM Punk Promotion WWE released a promo for “CM Punk: Best in the World” on the WWE Network on their official YouTube channel. You can watch it at this link or embedded in the video below: A Cool Jericho Story The Miami Herald has a new article online featuring quotes from Chris Jericho. In […]
- Brian Fritz conducted interviews with Sami Zayn, Charlotte, Adrian Neville, and Tyler Breeze at a Be-a-Star anti-bullying rally on Orlando, FL. You can watch them at the links below: Sami Zayn on Message to Kids, Fully Invested in NXT NXT Women’s Champion Charlotte on Talking to Kids, Family Pressure Adrian Neville on WWE Be […]