It was announced during tonight’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view that John Cena will defend the United States Championship against Rusev in an “I Quit” Match at WWE Payback next month. Cena beat Rusev in a Russian Chain Match at Extreme Rules to retain. The match at Payback is being billed “the final chapter.” WWE Payback takes place on […]
WWE has announced King of the Ring will be returning this week. Tuesday at 8 PM EDT on the WWE Network. The show is being advertised as “live action.” We will post more details as they become available. Stay tuned to WrestlingNewsWorld.com for the latest Extreme Rules news and results.
Kofi Kingston and Big E of The New Day beat Tyson Kidd and Cesaro to win the WWE Tag Team Championship at WWE Extreme Rules. The match ended when Kingston rolled up Cesaro with the tights. Congratulations to the NEWWWW @WWE Tag Team Champions, #TheNewDay! #ExtremeRules pic.twitter.com/2QUiaYeN3u — WWE (@WWE) April 27, 2015 Stay tuned […]
WWE Extreme Rules Kickoff Results Sunday, April 26, 2015 From the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois Report by Brooks Oglesby of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Welcome to the 2015 WWE Extreme Rules Kickoff! Fans file into the Allstate Arena as Renee Young welcomes us. A steel cage is shown hanging above the ring. On the panel with Renee are […]
The WWE Extreme Rules Kickoff feed is embedded in the video below: If you missed it, Brooks has a complete recap online at this link. WNW Contacts – Send News, Email Richard Gray, Premium Support, Ask WNW. Download our FREE App! Dirt Sheet for iPhone, Android and iPad.
WWE tweeted on Sunday afternoon that Intercontinental Champion Daniel Bryan is not cleared to compete tonight at WWE Extreme Rules. Below is the tweet: BREAKING: #ICChampion @WWEDanielBryan will be unable to compete tonight at #ExtremeRules: http://t.co/jwUxH2nr4y pic.twitter.com/hwNEgwmHyy — WWE (@WWE) April 26, 2015 Bad News Barrett, who was originally scheduled to challenge Bryan for the […]
Below are the international betting odds for WWE Extreme Rules as of Sunday afternoon. Please note this data was collected from 12:32 PM EDT to 1 PM EDT and there could be a shift as the “smart money” comes in. WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins over Randy Orton in a Steel Cage Match (favored […]
Marvel announced that CM Punk will be writing a new comic book series for Drax the Destroyer. The wrestling tie-in here is obvious as Drax is a member of Guardians of the Galaxy. In the movie last summer, Batista played Drax the Destroyer and will reprise the role in an upcoming sequel. WNW Contacts – […]
There is no definitive update on Daniel Bryan’s status heading into tonight’s WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view. The company is sticking to the line that he’s “undergoing diagnostic testing” to see if he is fit to compete in the Intercontinental Championship match against Bad News Barrett and his status won’t be updated until closer to show […]
– Despite rumors of Steve Austin being on the outs with WWE, we continue to hear the two parties have more opportunities to work together lined up. While specifics are unknown, Austin continues to push back on the notion that he’s on the outs with the sports entertainment company. – In addition to the “Cheap […]
Bill Goldberg was quoted by FoxSports.com saying that he’s going to make an appearance in professional wrestling but it won’t be with WWE. He also credited the business for making him who he is today in the public eye. “I’m going to make an appearance in professional wrestling, but it won’t be for the WWE,” […]
– WWE made a round of NXT cuts this past week. Names released from their developmental deals include Brian Reid, C Denzel Freeman, Courtney Freeman, Dustin Mueller, Leyvonna Zakari and Laszlo Vandracsek. The releases aren’t surprising as the company had planned to make some cuts as they signed new talent. We reported on the new […]
This week’s go-home to Extreme Rules episode of Smackdown garnered an average viewing audience of 2,642,000 viewers on SyFy. That number is up +192,000 viewers from the week prior. 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 […]
UFC President Dana White told John Pollock that Ronda Rousey will not be wrestling for WWE. Pollock asked White if Rousey came to him and wanted to do a match if he would be open to that idea. Below is his response: “What she did on Wrestlemania was awesome, it was awesome. It came off […]