Austin Aries is now signed to work for WWE NXT. He made his debut at Friday night’s tapings from the University of Central Florida in Orlando. We’ll have taping results online shortly but WWE posted this video: Dot com provided coverage at this link. Download our FREE App! Dirt Sheet for iPhone, Android and iPad.
TNA Wrestling published an interesting story on their official site on Friday that discusses what happened with the AJ Styles deal. The article states that TNA had a written deal with Styles, Doc Gallows, and Karl Anderson (who are referenced by their real names) during a meeting that took place on December 14. Over the holidays, […]
This week’s episode of WWE Smackdown garnered 2,757,000 viewers on the USA Network. That’s a good number for the go-home to Royal Rumble and up +425,000 from the week prior. 2016 WWE Smackdown Viewership Archive January 7, 2016 – 2,757,000 viewers (USA Network premiere) January 14, 2016 – 2,332,000 viewers January 21, 2016 – 2,757,000 […]
WWE sent out the following advisory on Friday in regards to 2015 fourth quarter earnings: STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE (NYSE:WWE) announced that it will report its fourth quarter 2015 results on Thursday, February 11, 2016, before the opening of the market. The Company’s Chairman & CEO, Vincent K. McMahon, and the Company’s Chief Strategy & […]
WWE Smackdown Results 1/21/2016 Thursday, January 21, 2016 From the Nutter Center in Dayton, Ohio Report by James B. of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Last chance, WWE! After a rather uneventful and uninspiring Monday Night Raw, tonight’s Smackdown is the last impression we’ll get prior to Sunday’s Royal Rumble. Any last-minute swerves in play? Let’s find out… This opening […]
CM Punk has been making media rounds lately and recently spoke with The Sun out of the United Kingdom. In it, he confirmed he’s on an eight-fight deal with UFC and while he doesn’t know how many fights he’ll have, there will be at least eight. What people can expect from his first fight: “I […]
Dot com published a new interview with Sami Zayn where he discussed his recovery from a shoulder injury taking longer than expected. Below is an excerpt: When I initially saw the surgeon, I was told I would be out of action four to six months. In my warped wrestler brain, I figured that meant four. […]
The season five premiere of Total Divas garnered 1,115,000 viewers on E. Viewership for Season One of Total Divas: Episode #1 on Sunday, July 28, 2013 – 1,300,000 viewers Episode #2 on Sunday, August 4, 2013 – 1,526,000 viewers Episode #3 on Sunday, August 11, 2013 – 1,671,000 viewers Episode #4 on Sunday, August 18, […]
Joe DeFranco posted a video of The Undertaker deadlifting 405 pounds. You can watch it below: 25 years in the ring and he’s still a beast at age 50. Download our FREE App! Dirt Sheet for iPhone, Android and iPad.
Yesterday we brought you John Cena’s tease of AJ Styles on his Instagram account. Today, Styles responded with this: Click here to load (if not loaded) A photo posted by AJ Styles (@ajstylesp1) on Jan 21, 2016 at 10:52am PST As for what’s going on behind the scenes between WWE and AJ Styles, we have […]
NBC have been running promotional packages for Ronda Rousey hosting this week’s episode of SNL. In one of them, she referenced WWE with cast member Beck Bennett. You can watch at 1:04 in the video below: Her comments are transcribed below: “You know, I’m a UFC fighter and not WWE. We actually fight and don’t […]
WWE is promoting the fact that Dolph Ziggler will team with The Usos to face WWE Tag Team Champions The New Day on this week’s episode of Smackdown, a match they did on the recent tour of India. Other notable points our covered in dot com’s SmackDown Five-Point Preview: One against The League Can Uso […]
While we’re unable to confirm that hell has frozen over, Superstar Billy Graham is scheduled for an autograph session signing at Wrestlemania Axxess in Dallas, Texas on Saturday, April 2, 2016. Dot com posted the complete schedule that you can view below: AXXESS DATES AND TIMES (all times listed are local) Premium VIP Schedule Friday, […]
WWE NXT Results (1/20/16) Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 From Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Tom Phillips and Corey Graves welcome us to the show. Sami Zayn makes his way to the ring for the opening match. Adam Rose enters. Sami Zayn vs. Adam Rose Zayn and Rose […]
This week’s episode of WWE Monday Night Raw garnered an average viewing audience of 3,496,333 viewers on the USA Network. That’s up +173,000 from the week prior and would have been even better had the third hour not tailed off so bad. Below is the hourly breakdown: Hour one – 3,775,000 viewers Hour two – […]