Last week’s Smackdown ended up doing a 1.92 cable rating on SyFy. As we noted earlier in the week, the show did an average viewership of 2,587,000 viewers. Smackdown Ratings Archive
Cameron did not accompany Brodus Clay to the ring at today’s WWE Raw live event in Sydney, Australia as he was only with Naomi. Cameron, who was popped for DUI earlier this week, traveled with the roster to Australia.
WWE is back on the road this weekend, wrapping an overseas tour of Australia and running Smackdown shows domestically. Below is this weekend’s schedule: Raw: Tonight from Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia (more info) Saturday from Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia (more info) Smackdown: Saturday from the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa […]
The Kingston Whig-Standard has a new article online featuring quotes from Dolph Ziggler to promote the WWE Smackdown live event in the city on September 9th. Below is an excerpt: “Honestly, for years it was frustrating,” Ziggler said of the eight-plus year journey that has been his WWE career. “It just goes along with everything […]
The Today Show in Australia covered the WWE‘s current Australian tour, speaking with Big Show and Zack Ryder at the August 30 live event at Brisbane. Video of the coverage is embedded below:
- WWE has added Finlay’s profile to the Alumni section of dot com. Finlay once again works backstage as a producer. You can view his profile at this link. (Thanks to WNW readers Robert Rice and Logan Walker for sending this in.) – Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker also sent word that dot com […]
This week’s edition of WWE Superstars is embedded in the video below:
Go&Do has a new article online featuring quotes from Dolph Ziggler. Below is an excerpt: “I just theoretically retired Chris Jericho,” Ziggler said. “I’d been such a fan and paid such close attention that there weren’t too many (surprises),” he said. “But it’s like any other job. There’s politics involved, there’s being friends with different […]
WWE Saturday Morning Slam did a 0.7 U.S. household rating with an average viewing audience of 1,130,000 viewers last weekend. The show topped all the other programs in the CW’s Vortexx block. Click here for coverage by TV By The Numbers.
- Richard Ingrassia of Roth Capital Partners has upgraded WWE’s stock from “Neutral” to “Buy.” You can read an article on the upgrade by The Associated Press at this link. – WWE has announced they will broadcast the 11/19 episode of Raw from the Nutter Center in Dayton, Ohio. Tickets go on sale Friday, September […]
Drew McIntyre wrote the following on Twitter: Sometimes in life, you got to step back and realize no matter what you have accomplished or you feel the world owes you. In reality, you’re — Drew McIntyre (@TheDrewMcIntyre) August 30, 2012 Damn lucky to even be involved in WWE. I know you’re all calling for a […]
Heath Slater and his wife have welcomed their daughter into the world. TNA’s Jesse Sorensen offered congratulations on Twitter: Congratulations to @heathslateromrb @meanstephiejean on the birth of their beautiful baby girl! #GonnaBeGreatParents — Jesse Sorensen (@TNASorensen) August 29, 2012 Thanks to Wrestling News World readers Fernando and Logan Walker for sending this in.
Bray Wyatt (formerly known as Husky Harris), who has been out with a pectoral injury, has teased a September 20 return to the ring. He posted the following on Twitter last night: The wait is almost over…….. — Bray Wyatt (@HuskyWWE) August 30, 2012 September the 20th. Full sail university#returnOfWyatt — Bray Wyatt (@HuskyWWE) August […]
Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. Below are some highlights: -Backstage skits are largely, in my opinion feast or famine. The Anger management scenes were entertaining especially when Kane named off a list of some of his indiscretions including “burning a couple of people.” -The HHH highlights brought back some great memories […]
WWE Champion CM Punk needed staples to close a cut in his head after this week’s WWE Raw. View a photo Tweeted by Punk below: The staples are fake too. twitter.com/CMPunk/status/… — CM Punk (@CMPunk) August 29, 2012