WWE NXT Results (5/01/14) From Full Sail University Reported by Gesus Oliver of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
It’s a relatively quiet night with no shows or tapings but Impact Wrestling will air from tape as will WWE NXT. Our Impact “Open Thread” drops at 8:30 PM EDT tonight with streaming live results and your discussion. I previewed this week’s show with the spoiler link here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com. We’ll also have an Open […]
- Digital Spy interviewed Drew McIntyre at this link. He spoke about everything from 3MB possibly breaking up to the streak ending to Sting possibly coming to WWE. Click here to read it. – Seth Rollins told IGN there’s a lot left in The Shield. Read a new interview with him at this link. – […]
Here’s a Total Divas preview clip of Nikki Bella reaching the end of her rope with Brie during a training session with John Cena and Daniel Bryan. You can also watch in the video embedded below: Summer Rae asks Fandango out in this Total Divas preview clip. You can also watch in the video embedded […]
The following new original programming is coming to WWE Network: WWE Countdown Season 2 Monday Night War WWE Tough Enough You can read more in the recap of Thursday’s WWE investor conference call.
Vince McMahon and George Barrios held a call with WWE investors on Thursday morning to discuss the company’s 2014 first quarter earnings. I was on the call on behalf of WrestlingNewsWorld.com and filed the following recap: Michael Weitz from investor relations opened the call by reading a prepared statement. He introduced Vince McMahon. Vince talked […]
Raw After WM30 Moments In the latest episode of WWE Inbox, Emma, Paige, Dolph Ziggler, Cody Rhodes, Goldust and more share their favorite moments from the Raw after Wrestlemania 30. You can watch at this link or embedded in the video below: Extreme Rules Expert Panel The expert panel for the WWE Extreme Rules show […]
Oliver Grey and Danny Burch Tweeted the following about their WWE releases: Thank you for all the messages today…I will be sad to say goodbye but I leave with no bad feelings and excitement for the future — Oliver Grey (@NXTOliverGrey) April 30, 2014 Had a great 2 years. Here's to the next chapter of […]
Following up on Wednesday’s report of KENTA’s Pro Wrestling Noah departure, Wrestling News World reader Hiroaki Kawafuji sent word that it’s being reported in the Japanese press that KENTA will be joining WWE this summer. At this point we cannot confirm KENTA is WWE bound, however, this only adds to the obvious speculation following his […]
Vince McMahon issued the following statement in Thursday’s 2014 first quarter earnings release: “For the quarter, our earnings reflected the launch of our WWE Network, which delivers unparalleled depth of programming, ease of use and value to our fans. With almost 670,000 WWE Network subscribers in the U.S. and nearly 400,000 domestic pay-per-view buying homes […]
WWE Chief Financial Officer George Barrios issued the following statement in Thursday’s 2014 first quarter earnings release regarding the company’s TV licensing agreements in the United States and India: “Regarding our TV licensing agreements, we are continuing to negotiate with potential distribution partners in the U.S. and India. Over the past several years, we have […]
Below are the official buy rates for Royal Rumble and Elimination Chamber: Royal Rumble – 467,000 buys (compared to 512,000 in 2013) Elimination Chamber – 183,000 buys (compared to 213,000 in 2013) WWE’s complete 2014 first quarter results are available at this link.
WWE reported their first quarter results for 2014 prior to market open on Thursday. Below is the official release: STAMFORD, Conn., May 01, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — WWE today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2014. For the quarter, the Company reported a Net loss of $8.0 million, or $0.11 per share, compared […]
WWE dismissed the claim made by the Shareholders Foundation, issuing a statement that it has “no substance or merit.” Below is the company’s statement: “The claim that Shareholders Foundation is allegedly investigating has absolutely no substance or merit.” Shareholders Foundation wrote WWE and certain “directors and officers” were being investigated for making false and misleading […]
Add 8-time World Arm Wrestling Champion Sarah Bäckman to the list of WWE NXT workers that have departed. The story making rounds is that she requested and was granted her release. Bäckman was signed back in November of last year.