Zack Ryder Frustrated, JBL & Cole Filming Prior To PPV, Mysterio Update

– Zack Ryder wrote the following on Twitter: I can’t wait to order my new gear for WrestleMania……Axxess. — Zack Ryder (@ZackRyder) February 13, 2013 – John Layfield and Michael Cole are filming “The JBL & Cole Show” from the New Orleans Arena prior to Elimination Chamber on Sunday. The fan that brings the best […]

What You Won’t See On Smackdown, Injury Updates On Santino & Tyson Kidd

– After this week’s Smackdown taping, World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio beat Big Show in a dark match main event. – Santino Marella wrote the following on Twitter: I’ve never really missed work from an injury before, damn it sucks!Can’t wait to get back in the ring! — Santino Marella (@milanmiracle) February 12, 2013 […]

TNA Announces PPV Premiere Dates For X-Travaganza & Joker’s Wild Tag Team Special

TNA Wrestling just posted the following on their official website: PREMIERING APRIL 5 ON PAY-PER-VIEW: One Night Only – “X-TRAVAGANZA” Since TNA Wrestling began, it has been defined by the X-Division, a group of high-risk, aerial flyers who do whatever it takes to win. TNA Wrestling presents “ONE NIGHT ONLY: X-TRAVAGANZA” premiering Friday April 5th, […]

Kurt Angle On SportsCenter, More Seating Opened Up For Impact In Chicago

– Kurt Angle appeared on SportsCenter on Tuesday to express his shock and opposition for the IOC’s decision to drop wrestling for the 2020 Olympics. He encouraged both the professional and amateur wrestling communities to “fight back.” – Dixie Carter wrote the following on Twitter: We just opened some production held seats that are very […]

Why Mysterio Was Pulled From Elimination Chamber, Another Match Announced

– We’re told the reason Rey Mysterio was pulled from the Elimination Chamber Match is because his personal issues are still not resolved. Mysterio posted a kayfabe Tweet that he missed Raw due to Mark Henry’s “attack.” You can read that at this – WWE has officially announced WWE United States Champion Antonio Cesaro vs. […]

Go-Home To Elimination Chamber WWE Raw Rating & Viewership

This week’s WWE Raw did a 3.16 cable rating with an average viewing audience of 4,260,000 viewers on the USA Network. Below is the breakdown of viewership by hour: Hour one – 4,350,000 viewers Hour two – 4,250,000 viewers Hour three – 4,180,000 viewers Obviously this is not a good headed into Elimination Chamber on […]

Dixie Carter Encouraging WWE To Fight IOC Decision

As part of TNA Wrestling’s campaign to fight the International Olympic Committee’s decision to drop wrestling from the Olympics in 2020, TNA President Dixie Carter is calling on WWE to act in a statement published here on ImpactWrestling.com: “We need to join together right now. We encourage our own IMPACT WRESTLING community, WWE and wrestling […]