Friday, August 14, 2020

Wrestling News

Impact Wrestling Preview: Eric Young In Action, No DQ Knockouts Match

A new episode of Impact Wrestling will air tonight at 8pm ET on AXS TV and Twitch. The following items have been announced for...

Mickie James Match Announced For Next Week’s Raw

Mickie James will officially return to the ring on next week's Monday Night Raw when she goes one-on-one with Natalya. The match was set up...

Randy Orton Turns On Ric Flair To End WWE Raw

Randy Orton turned on Ric Flair in the closing segment of tonight's episode of WWE Monday Night Raw. After beating Kevin Owens, Orton told Flair...

PHOTOS: Dominik Mysterio Destroyed With Kendo Stick Shots On WWE Raw

Dominik Mysterio was involved in a contract signing segment to open this week's episode of WWE Monday Night Raw. In the segment, he...

AEW Women’s Tag Team Cup Tournament Results (8/10/20): Night Two

All Elite Wrestling continued the AEW Women’s Tag Team Cup Tournament today. You can watch the second batch of first-round matches embedded in the...

WWE Raw Women’s Championship Match Set For SummerSlam

Asuka beat WWE SmackDown Women's Champion Bayley on this week's episode of Monday Night Raw to earn a shot at Sasha Banks and the...

WWE Monday Night Raw Results (8/10/20) – Orton Turns On Flair

Welcome to our live coverage of WWE Monday Night Raw. Here you will find live results of the broadcast that aired on the USA...

Another Hint Dominik Dijakovic Is Part Of Retribution

Dominik Dijakovic, who is heavily rumored to be one of the leaders of the Retribution faction, tweeted and deleted a static image on his...

Priscilla Kelly Announces She And Darby Allin Are Divorcing

Priscilla Kelly announced on Monday she and her husband Darby Allin are divorcing. Kelly, an independent wrestler who has worked for WWE, AEW and...

WWE SmackDown Audience Featuring Riddle vs. Sheamus Adjusts Up

Last week's episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown ended up doing 1.962 million viewers on FOX. That is up from the 1.956 million...

Mickie James Returning On Tonight’s Raw, Contract Signing Announced

WWE has announced a few more items for tonight's Raw: Dominik Mysterio and Seth Rollins open the show with a SummerSlam contract signing Mickie...

Exclusive Details On Terms Of MVP’s New WWE Contract, AEW Interest, End Of “Bidding...

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Chris Jericho “Bans” Jim Cornette From AEW; Cornette Hits Back

Chris Jericho joked on Twitter he has "banned" Jim Cornette from watching any and all future episodes of AEW Dynamite and AEW Dark. ...

WWE Files For New Trademarks For Retribution, Imperium And More

WWE filed for trademarks for the following terms of the last week: Retribution Mustance Mountain Karrion Kross James Drake Jake Atlas Indi Hartwell Kacy...

Ric Flair Confirmed For Tonight’s WWE Raw

Ric Flair confirmed Monday on Twitter he will appear on tonight's episode of WWE Raw. Flair will appear in the corner of Randy Orton for...

Confirmed Matches For NJPW’s Jingu Stadium Show

On Monday, New Japan Pro Wrestling announced the lineup for their Summer Struggle show on August 29, 2020 from Jingu Stadium in Tokyo. This...

James “Kamala” Harris Tested Positive For COVID-19 Days Before Death

Former WWE Superstar James "Kamala" Harris died on Sunday at the age of 70. Jason King reports Harris tested positive Wednesday for COVID-19. According to...

Possible Raw Underground Spoiler For Tonight

Raw Underground will be featured again on tonight's Monday Night Raw, and it looks like we'll see the women's division take part. WrestleVotes revealed on...

Heat On AEW Star, WWE’s Role In Cabana vs. CM Punk, Styles In WWE...

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Confirmed For WWE Raw Tonight: Orton vs. Owens, Asuka vs. Bayley

The following is confirmed for tonight's episode of WWE Monday Night Raw, which was taped last week from the Performance Center in Orlando, FL: ...

Chris Jericho Criticized Over Weekend Fozzy Shows

Chris Jericho and his band Fozzy trended Twitter over the weekend as they performed in Iowa, South Dakota and North Dakota. Some fans were critical...

New Tag Team Revealed For AEW Women’s Tag Team Tournament (Updated)

AEW's Deadly Draw women's tag team tournament continues Monday night on YouTube at 7pm ET. A new clip posted to AEW's Twitter account has revealed...

Former WWE Star Kamala Dead At 70

WWE announced on Sunday that Kamala has died at the age of 70. The following was posted to dot com: "WWE is saddened to learn that...

Matt Hardy Says Sammy Guevara Accomplished Most Reckless Chairshot In History

Matt Hardy was busted open the hardway when Sammy Guevara threw a steel chair at his face on last week's episode of AEW Dynamite. The...

Goldberg Calls Roman Reigns A Joke Over Headbutt Comments

Bill Goldberg called Roman Reigns a joke during an interview with the American Monster Productions YouTube channel. One of the things Goldberg is known for...

New WWE Network Series Looks At Long-Standing Rivalries

A new series titled WWE Timeline premiered on the WWE Network on Sunday. Timeline takes a look at long-standing rivalries and is hosted by NXT...

NJPW Summer Struggle Night 8 Results (8/09/20) – New NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team...

YOSHI-HASHI, Tomohiro Ishii and Hirooki Goto are the new NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Champions. The trio beat SHO, Toru Yano and Kazuchika Okada in...

The Rock’s Deal To Acquire The XFL Set To Become Official

The sale of the XFL to Alpha Acquico, LLC, the company formed by The Rock and his partners to acquire the league, has been...

Should AEW Fans Be Concerned About Dynamite On TNT?

Some All Elite Wrestling fans are concerned about Kevin Reilly departing Warner Media. As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Reilly, the President of TNT,...

Bianca Belair Attacks Zelina Vega In Her Home During Live Stream

Bianca Belair attacked Zelina Vega while she was live on her Twitch stream in her own home. This was obviously a continunation to the angle...

Cody Rhodes Reveals Disturbing Reason Brandi Left Twitter

Cody Rhodes explained the reason his wife, Brandi, left Twitter was due to racial slurs being tweeted at her. "Leaving a social app because you...

Video Of Tyson Kidd Training In The Ring With Natalya

Natalya posted video on Instagram of her husband, Tyson Kidd, running the ropes and training in the ring. You can view it below: https://twitter.com/MahaIicia/status/1291463756774404096...

Latest On Identities Of Retribution Faction

The members of the Retribution faction are not known. The faction, which debuted on last week's WWE Raw and came to SmackDown, is comprised of...

SummerSlam To Be Held In AEW’s Backyard?, Exclusive Update On Major PPVs Leaving WWE...

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WWE SmackDown Overnight Viewership Rises

WWE Friday Night SmackDown did 1.956 million viewers on FOX in the overnight numbers. That is up from the 1.894 viewers the show did in...

Inner Circle And Best Friends Banned; Updated AEW Dynamite Card

Both the Inner Circle and Best Friends will be banned from ringside during Chris Jericho versus Orange Cassidy on next week's episode of AEW...

Six Matches Confirmed For WWE SummerSlam

WWE SummerSlam does not yet have an official location but the card is starting to come into form. The following matches are set for this...

NJPW Summer Struggle Night 7 Results (8/08/20)

Below are complete results from NJPW's Summer Struggle Night 7 show: Taiji Ishimori beat Yuya Uemura Yujiro Takahashi and Gedo beat Gabriel Kidd and...

NJPW Announces Schedule For G1 Climax 30

New Japan Pro Wrestling announced the schedule for this year's G1 Climax 30. The tournament is the promotion's biggest tournament of the year and is...

NJPW Strong Results (8/07/20) – KENTA vs. Fredericks

NJPW Strong premiered Friday night on NJPW World. This week's episode featured the opening round of this year's New Japan Cup USA. The winner...

Early WWE Raw Preview – Owens vs. Orton, Asuka vs. Bayley, Underground

Next week's episode of WWE Monday Night Raw will feature Shane McMahon and Raw Underground once again. The broadcast will also feature Kevin Owens vs....

Mandy Rose’s New Look; Retribution Debuts On SmackDown

Mandy Rose continued her program with Sonya Deville on this week's episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown. The show closed with Heavy Machinery facing...

WWE 205 Live Results (8/07/20) – Burch vs. Nese

Below are complete results from this week's WWE 205 Live: Ever-Rise beat Mikey Spandex & Marquis Carter. The finish saw Ever-Rise hit Spandex wit a...

WWE Superstar Agrees To Multi-Year Deal

MVP has signed a multi-year deal with WWE following weeks of negotiations. As is the norm with professional wrestling contracts, terms were not disclosed but...

Stephanie McMahon’s SummerSlam Match Announcement Revealed

Stephanie McMahon appeared on this week's episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown to make an announcement relating to SummerSlam. Stephanie explained Bayley will defend the...

WWE Friday Night SmackDown Results (8/07/20) – Matt Riddle vs. Sheamus

Welcome to our live coverage of WWE Friday Night SmackDown. Here you will find live results of the broadcast that aired on FOX on...

WWE & World Of Tanks Announce SummerSlam Livestream Event For Saturday

WrestlingNews.com was sent the following press release: World of Tanks Console Announces ‘SummerSlam Showdown’ "August 7 2020 — World of Tanks Console is excited to announce...

Former Mae Young Classic Competitor Set For Next Week’s AEW Dark

AEW has announced nine matches for next week's Dark: The Gunn Club vs. M'Badu & Shawn Dean Penelope Ford vs. Rachael Ellering The Butcher...

Why Tapings Are Chaotic, WWE Star Returning, Bayley’s Reaction To Sasha Banks, Dynamite Coming...

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NJPW Summer Struggle Night 6 Results (8/7/20)

New Japan Pro Wrestling held Night 6 of their Summer Struggle tour on Friday from Korakuen Hall in Tokyo. Below are complete results Yuji...

Vince McMahon’s Odd Philosophy, IC Title At SummerSlam, Fans At AEW/WWE Tapings, Non-Title Matches...

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Heat On Jericho?, WWE Losing TV Deals, How Released Talent Get Paid For 3...

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TNT Contacts AEW About A Controversy Involving One Of Their Top Stars

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Bischoff’s AEW Future, McMahon Taking Risks Without Fans, Respect Mickie James And Natalya, Orton...

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Vince McMahon’s Involvement In The Rock Purchasing XFL Revealed; Details On Potential Exclusive Broadcasting...

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