Below are quick results from Friday’s WWE live event in Tokyo, Japan: * Rob Van Dam & Dolph Ziggler b. Erick Rowan & Luke Harper * Big E b. The Miz * WWE NXT Champion Adrian Neville b. Sami Zayn * Paige b. Alicia Fox * Dean Ambrose b. Seth Rollins via disqualification when Rollins […]
The Atlantic has an article online examining the race problem in WWE. While it’s something WWE will quickly claim doesn’t exist, the author backs all of his claims with indisputable evidence suggesting the contrary. The author begins by explaining Rusev’s recent success against black wrestlers before pointing out that WWE has never had a black […]
Dot com ran an interview with Justin Gabriel on Thursday before his tag team match on this week’s episode of WWE NXT aired on the WWE Network. In it, he touched on the lack of creative direction (although no one called it that) in recent years and spun it into storyline: I’ve been trying out […]
WWE posted a video to Instagram in which Hulk Hogan hypes an upcoming WWE signing announcement on July 12 in Osaka, Japan. The Superstar, who Hogan refers to as the “first Japanese Superstar ever signed by Hulk Hogan to the WWE,” is expected to be KENTA. Click here for more information.
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It looks like there are plans for The Rock, Brock Lesnar and Batista to be involved in major roles at Wrestlemania 31 next year. Levi’s Stadium, the venue of next year’s show, released the following promotional poster for the show: Levi's Stadium, host of #Wrestlemania 31, published this poster featuring @TheRock, @BrockLesnar & @DaveBautista pic.twitter.com/WQMvoZDIIS […]
WWE announced on Thursday they will report their Second Quarter earnings for 2014 on Thursday, July 31, 2014 before market open. Later in the morning, Vince McMahon and Chief Financial Officer George Barrios will host a conference call with investors at 11 AM ET. The date is significant for a number of reasons but none […]
Hulk Hogan in Japan Hulk Hogan has arrived in Japan with WWE. The verified Twitter account of Vince McMahon Tweeted out the following: Ichiban #1 @HulkHogan returns to Japan http://t.co/25O7brpgkS pic.twitter.com/robRhxORsI — Vince McMahon (@VinceMcMahon) July 10, 2014 As previously reported here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com, Hogan is set to appear at WWE’s Japanese shows on Friday […]
WWE NXT will air on the WWE Network tonight at 9:00 PM EDT. Two matches have been announced for the show: Bayley vs. Summer Rae – Number One Contender’s Match for the NXT Women’s Championship. Tyson Kidd & Justin Gabriel vs. Sami Zayn & NXT Champion Adrian Neville We will have live coverage and open […]
- To address rumors regarding Daniel Bryan, as I’ve stated on more than one occasion — including the latest Premium Mailbag — he’s not in the plans for SummerSlam or in any future storyline plans. The original plan was for him to defend the WWE World Heavyweight Championship against Bray Wyatt, which obviously will not […]
Wrestling News World reader Hiroaki Kawafuji attended Thursday’s WWE live event in Tokyo, Japan. He sent in the following live report: -Match 1 : Dolph Ziggler defeated The Miz The crowd booed Miz and cheered Ziggler. Miz went for the Figure Four but Ziggler made it to the ropes. Ziggler hit Zig Zag after a […]
- Madison Square Garden sent out an email blast on Wednesday with details on Saturday night’s WWE live event there. The advertised main event is WWE World Heavyweight Champion John Cena vs. Bray Wyatt in a 20-Man Lumberjack match. Ric Flair will lead 10 men, while Triple H will lead the other. More information — […]
WWE announced on the June 30, 2014 episode of Monday Night Raw that Bad News Barrett had to vacate the Intercontinental Championship due to a shoulder injury suffered the week prior. As a result of the injury, Barrett required surgery and was listed as to being out “a number of months.” The company is promoting […]
WWE will begin a three-show tour of Japan on Thursday featuring the return of Hulk Hogan. Lineups for all three have been released in which you can view below: Thursday, July 10, 2014 from Tokyo, Japan: John Cena vs. Bray Wyatt RVD vs. Cesaro w/Paul Heyman Dean Ambrose & Roman Reigns vs. Kane & Seth […]
Chris Jericho Discusses Return With The Authority “on vacation,” Chris Jericho joined Michael Cole for this week’s kayfabe sit-down interview with Michael Cole. You can watch at this link or embedded in the video below: Brandi Rhodes’ Life on the Road Brandi Rhodes gives fans a look at her life on the road in a […]