WWE Smackdown Results (5/3/13) – Devil’s Playground

WWE Smackdown Results – (5/3/13) Results by: Adam Wacker of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Welcome to this week’s Smackdown! The show begins with a highlight from Raw. The Shield is shown defeating Daniel Bryan, Kane and an injured John Cena. Afterwards, Ryback stands on the ramp as Cena’s right ankle is checked out. Ryback makes his way to […]

Dolph Ziggler Talks Title Win, Details On WWE’s New Corporate Jet

Dolph Ziggler Talks Title Win Brian Soscia interviewed World Heavyweight Champion Dolph Ziggler to promote Saturday’s WWE Smackdown live event in Reading, PA. Ziggler put over Big E Langston and AJ Lee and they talked about Balls Mahoney being banned from amateur wrestling. Ziggler talked about the reaction backstage after he won the World Heavyweight […]

WWE Awards $10,000 Scholarship, This Week’s JBL & Cole Show

WWE Awards $10,000 Scholarship Triple H presented Full Sail University student Allison Iliev with a $10,000 scholarship from WWE prior to this week’s NXT tapings. WWE posted a video of the ceremony at this link and there is a photo on Full Sail’s Instagram page. You can also watch the video embedded below: [youtube id=”FqTTy2y5gRQ” […]

Weekend WWE Schedule – 3 Raw Shows, 2 Smackdown, 2 NXT, TV Tapings

WWE returns to the road Friday night after the extended Wrestlemania Revenge Tour overseas. Since WWE now lists NXT live events on their schedule, we are going to do the same. Below is this weekend’s show information: Raw: Friday from the Covelli Centre in Youngstown, OH (more info) Saturday from the WesBanco Arena in Wheeling, […]

MVP Reiterates A WWE Return Is Always A Possibility

As reported earlier here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com, MVP is now featured in the Alumni section of the official WWE website. This has once again sparked rumors that the former WWE United States Champion is heading back to the company. MVP Tweeted: I have said before & maintain that I remain on good terms with WWE & a […]

The Rock Starring In & Producing New HBO Series

HBO ordered the pilot for a new half-hour dramedy starring The Rock. Rock is also executive producing the project with Mark Wahlberg and Steve Levinson. Peter Berg will be directing and will executive produce with Rock’s manager, Dany Garcia. The project chronicles the lives of athletes living in Miami – some retired and some still […]

Cody Rhodes Speaks, Vince McMahon Says The Rock Went Out A Hero

Must Ask Cody Some Questions Mike Jones (who?) interviewed Cody Rhodes on DC101 in Washington, D.C. on Thursday to promote Sunday’s WWE Smackdown live event from the Show Place Arena in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. In the interview, Rhodes discussed his match on Raw against Randy Orton, plans for next year leading up to Wrestlemania XXX […]

WWE Investor Conference Call Coverage With Vince McMahon

WWE held a conference call with investors to discuss their 2013 First Quarter Earnings on Thursday morning. Michael Weitz opened the call by reading a prepared statement. He handed over the call to Vince McMahon. Vince said they had mixed results this quarter and went over the results. Rather than recapping the numbers, everything is available in […]

Highlights Of Kofi vs. Cesaro, Stephanie McMahon’s Diet & Workout Routine Revealed

Highlights of Kofi Kingston vs. Antonio Cesaro Kofi Kingston’s defense of the WWE United States Championship against Antonio Cesaro on this week’s episode of WWE Main Event is being raved about. You can watch highlights of the match at this link or embedded in the video below: [youtube id="fCuTHhUSNLc" width="620" height="360"] Stephanie McMahon’s Diet & […]

John Cena Injury Update On Raw, Appearing At NXT Tonight

John Cena Injury Update on Raw For those that missed the airing of this week’s WWE Main Event, another injury update on John Cena was teased for next week’s Monday Night Raw from the Roanoke Civic Center in Roanoke, Virginia. Cena is advertised to appear live and is expected to work Extreme Rules later this […]

Official Buyrate Information For Royal Rumble & Elimination Chamber

WWE issued their 2013 first quarter results on Thursday morning (See also – Full WWE 2013 First Quarter Results – Vince McMahon Comments). In them, the official buyrate numbers for all of the pay-per-views in the quarter were reported. They were as follows: Royal Rumble – 512,000 buys (compared to 443,000 in 2012) Elimination Chamber […]