Timeline Of Events: WWE Announces New TV Deal, Stock Price Tanks, Vince McMahon Loses Third Of Net Worth, Major Changes Demanded, Investigation Launched

It’s been quite the week for WWE as they announced their new domestic TV licensing agreement with NBCUniversal. While the company had indicated to investors they would double or triple what they made annually in TV licensing fees, the deal saw a moderate increase that underwhelmed. Below is a complete timeline of events leading up […]

WWE Being Investigated For Possibly Violating Securities Laws

WWE is being investigated by former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC, as to whether the company or its officers and directors violated state or federal securities laws by overstating the value of their new domestic TV licensing agreement. Daniel […]

WWE Live Results (5/16/14) – Turin, Italy

Below are quick results from Friday’s WWE live event in Turin, Italy: * Cesaro b. Dolph Ziggler * Jinder Mahal b. Brodus Clay * Aksana b. Alicia Fox. After the match, Fox went off and beat up ring announcer Tony Chimel * Sami Zayn b. Damien Sandow * WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos b. […]

Latest Update On WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan

WWE included an update on WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan on this week’s episode of Smackdown. You can watch it at this link or embedded in the video below: Bryan underwent a procedure known as a cervical foraminotomy to decompress the nerve root in Pittsburgh, PA on Thursday under the care of Dr. Joseph […]

Updated Payback Card

On Smackdown it was announced that John Cena would face Bray Wyatt in a Last Man Standing match at Payback. Other matches announced for Payback are The Shield vs. Evolution, and airs June 1st. We will have updates here at wrestlingnewsworld.com

WWE Smackdown Results (5/16/14) – A Series of Squashes

WWE Smackdown Results – (5/16/14) Results by: Adam Wacker of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Welcome to this week’s Smackdown! The show begins highlighting the events of Daniel Bryan requiring neck surgery. Stephanie McMahon says she has been trying to tell everyone that he is a B+ Player. McMahon calls Daniel out, when Kane drags Bryan’s beaten body down […]

Report: Vince McMahon Loses $340 Million On Friday, No Longer A Billionaire

Vince McMahon lost $340 million on Friday due to shares of WWE falling more than 40%. According to Forbes.com, McMahon’s net worth is now estimated at $760 million, meaning he is no longer a billionaire. The drop comes in response to WWE announcing their new domestic TV licensing agreement with NBCUniversal. While investors were expecting […]

Sad Photos Of Pontiac Silverdome, Vince McMahon To Address Investors On Monday, Jack Swagger Interview

- Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta sent this link that goes to some depressing photos of the Pontiac Silverdome. The venue hosted a crowd of 93,173 on March 29, 1987 for Wrestlemania III. – One day after announcing their new domestic TV licensing agreement with NBCUniversal and watching their stock price fall in excess […]

WWE Signs Noah Kekoa

WXW Wrestling has announced that WWE has signed Noah Kekoa to a developmental contract. Kekoa attended the Afa the Wild Samoan’s Wild Samoan Pro-Wrestling Training Center on a scholarship and became a standout. He’ll report to the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida.

Prince Devitt Pokes Fun At Rumor That He’s Signed With WWE

Prince Devitt is rumored to have signed a developmental contract with WWE, however, he’s anything but confirming the news on Twitter. The following is from Twitter: @fergaldevitt Breaking News : Prince Devitt Sign With Tottenham Spurs pic.twitter.com/Q1IUYe3BUF — ILYASS? (@ilyassking1) May 15, 2014 I am delighted to announce I have just SIGNED a new 2 […]

Roman Reigns Injury Update

Roman Reigns worked Thursday’s WWE live event in Newcastle, England, going over Randy Orton in a street fight. Reigns was injured at Wednesday’s show in Glasgow, where he suffered a deep gash above his right eye. He was checked out for a concussion but was cleared. Click here for WWE live event results from Newcastle.