Latest Update On CM Punk’s Debut Fight With UFC

CM Punk and UFC officials will begin to discuss his first opponent in about six months, according to Punk in an interview on Inside MMA on Friday night. We’ve previously reported the timeline for Punk’s first fight was Fall 2015. Here’s a list of UFC shows from September through December: UFC 191 on September 5, […]

WWE Smackdown Results (1/9/15) – A New Beginning

WWE Smackdown Results – (1/9/15) Results by: Adam Wacker of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Welcome to this week’s Smackdown! Seth Rollins, Joey Mercury and Jamie Noble enter the ring. After the events of Raw, Rollins speaks of Ziggler, Rowan and Ryback; as they mock and do a ten bell salute. Roman Reigns interrupts. Roman says Rollins is so […]

Recapping WWE’s Reset/Shakeup, The JBL & Cole Show

– Next week begins a reset for WWE as they’ll shuffle their announcers and programming. For those that need a reminder, here’s a recap: Monday Night Raw on Monday at 8 PM ET/7 PM CT on the USA Network New announce team of Michael Cole, Booker T & JBL WWE NXT on Wednesday at 8 […]

Updated Card For WWE Royal Rumble 2015

The following names have been announced as entrants for the 2015 30-man Royal Rumble match: Roman Reigns Daniel Bryan Bray Wyatt Wade Barrett Rusev Also announced for the show is Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena vs. Seth Rollins in a triple threat match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Royal Rumble 2015 will take place […]

Update On Lawsuit Against Big Show/WWE Over Backstage Incident

We reported in April 2013 here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com that former WWE staffer Andrew Green had filed a lawsuit against the company and The Big Show over a backstage incident at that year’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. That September, WWE attempted to transfer the lawsuit to federal court and their request was denied. Earlier this week, Green […]

WWE Executives To Present At Needham Growth Conference

WWE issued the following press release on Friday: STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE (NYSE:WWE) announced that its Chief Brand Officer, Stephanie McMahon, and Chief Strategy & Financial Officer, George A. Barrios, will participate in a presentation at the 17th Annual Needham Growth Conference for investors in New York City on Tuesday, January 13, 2015. A live […]

Confirmed: Daniel Bryan To Wrestle Next Week On Smackdown

Wrestling News World reader Ranveer noted in the Comments Area of Friday’s installment of Ask WNW that it was announced on the international airing of this week’s Smackdown that Daniel Bryan will wrestle on next week’s episode of the show. Remember next week, Smackdown will move back to Thursday nights at 8 PM/7 CT on […]

Weekend WWE Schedule – Live Events, NXT, Next Week’s TV Tapings

Below is this weekend’s WWE schedule: Live Events: Friday from the McKenzie Arena in Chattanooga, TN (more info) Saturday from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, CA (more info) Saturday from the Garrett Coliseum in Montgomery, AL (more info) Sunday from the Mobile Civic Center in Mobile, AL (more info) Sunday from the Hirsch Memorial […]