Official: WWE Smackdown Back To Thursdays Beginning January 15

WWE has confirmed that Smackdown is moving back to Thursday nights on SyFy beginning January 15 at 8 PM ET. In a statement posted on the company’s official website, Michael Engleman, Executive Vice President, Marketing, Digital and Global Brand Strategy, Syfy, explained the move. Below is an excerpt: “Quite simply, more young men watch television […]

Details On Every Remaining Show On WWE’s Current European Tour

WWE kicked off their fall tour of the United Kingdom on Wednesday but it will be in full swing beginning on Thursday. Below is every date on the tour, we’ll recap every show like only we can here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com: Thursday from Cardiff Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales (more info) Thursday from 3Arena in Dublin, […]

Christian Hypes Smackdown Appearance/Haven Role In Michael Cole Interview

WWE is officially advertising The Peep Show with Christian for this week’s episode of Smackdown. The segment was taped at Tuesday night’s tapings in Albany, New York and features Dean Ambrose as his guest. The appearance is actually being done to co-promote Christian’s upcoming guest arc on SyFy’s Haven. As a result, Christian sat down […]

Sami Zayn Slowly Transitioning To Main WWE Roster

WWE is slowly introducing Sami Zayn to the main roster after a successful career down in NXT. For those that missed this week’s Main Event, Zayn lost to Tyson Kidd (who is being intentionally featured) via a handful of tights. The company aired this video package for Zayn: Video highlights for the match are online […]

WWE Updates Randy Orton’s Status, The Story Behind His Absence

WWE has updated their kayfabe coverage on Randy Orton. Rather than recap a storyline report, here’s the update in its entirety: WWE.com has learned that Orton has been diagnosed with a concussion following further tests by WWE physician Dr. Stephen Daquino. “Randy exhibited symptoms of a concussion after the Curb Stomp on the announcer’s desk,” […]

Dark Matches, Axel Returns, Ziggler Featured, Seth Rollins Magazine Cover

- WWE NXT Champion Adrian Neville beat Fandango in a dark match at Tuesday’s Main Event/Smackdown tapings in Albany. The Ascension was also in action. – Curtis Axel returned to TV on this week’s episode of Main Event, going over Justin Gabriel. We’ve been tracking his status recently as he worked a dark match last […]

WWE Main Event Results (11/4/14) – Sami Zayn vs. Tyson Kidd, Bray Wyatt In Action

WWE Main Event Results (11/4/14) From the Times Union Center in Albany, New York Reported by Brooks Oglesby of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Welcome to WNW’s live coverage of Main Event! Michael Cole welcomes us from Albany to WWE Main Event, brought to you by K-Mart. Stardust’s music hits and out he comes, wearing his championship belt around […]

Sky Tells Customers To Ask WWE About Network Delays

Our readers out of the United Kingdom are furious at WWE for delaying the launch of the WWE Network just minutes before it was set to launch on Monday. As a result, fingers are being pointed. Sky, WWE’s television partner in the UK, is denying anything to do with the delay(s) and is telling their […]

WWE Raw Audience Up Again, Back Over 4 Million

This week’s episode of Monday Night Raw garnered an average viewing audience of 4,040,333 viewers on the USA Network. Below is how the show broke down by hour: Hour one – 4,043,000 viewers Hour two – 4,203,000 viewers Hour three – 3,875,000 viewers WWE saw a big surge from hour one to hour two (+160,000) […]