Friday, August 7, 2020

Wrestling News

This Day In Wrestling History – August 24th

News 1994 - WCW broadcasted Clash of Champions XXVIII from the Five Seasons Center in Cedar Rapids, IA. This event was significant as it would...

Ken Shamrock Returning To Impact Wrestling

UFC Hall of Famer Ken Shamrock is returning to Impact Wrestling. Shamrock is set to appear at the September 5 and 6 Impact...

WWE Star Reveals He Went To Vince McMahon Over Creative Frustration

Braun Stroman was recently interviewed by Sam Roberts, where he discussed frustration over his creative direction in WWE. He told a story of...

The Rock Listed As Forbes’ Highest-Paid Actor

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson topped Forbes' list as the world's highest-paid actor. According to Forbes, between June 1, 2018 and June 1, 2019,...

WWE Possibly Adding Sixth NXT TakeOver Event In 2020

There is a real possibility WWE adds a sixth NXT TakeOver event in 2020, according to WrestleVotes. The report states the addition is dependent on...

Cody Rhodes Shoots On WWE NXT Competing Head-To-Head With AEW

AEW Executive Vice President Cody Rhodes is intrigued to see what Vince McMahon does to WWE NXT when it premieres on the USA Network...

Breaking News: Injury Causes Major Change To AEW All Out PPV

Jon Moxley is off All Elite Wrestling's All Out pay-per-view due to suffering from MRSA in his elbow. "I'm absolutely gutted to have to deliver...

Bully Ray Comments on AEW vs NXT

Recently on SiriusXM Busted Open, Bully Ray and Dave Lagreca discussed the idea of Vince McMahon deciding to move NXT to USA and go...

Latest Update On Ronda Rousey’s Future In WWE

WWE currently has plans for Ronda Rousey to work a more limited schedule and to be treated as more of a special attraction should...

Backstage News On Major Return To SmackDown

As it turns out, The Undertaker being announced for the September 10 episode of SmackDown in New York City was not due to slower...

Bray Wyatt Blames Cody Rhodes For Failed WWE Gimmick

Bray Wyatt said his former Husky Harris gimmick destroyed him and he blamed Cody Rhodes for it. “Hey @WWEBrayWyatt you ever heard of this...

Several Big Bouts Official For All Elite Wrestling’s All Out

Two matches are now official for All Elite Wrestling’s “All Out” pre-show, subtitled “The Buy In.” Private Party will face Jack Evans &...
Richard Gray and Kid Kash

The Rock’s “Ballers” To End After Fifth Season On HBO

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s Ballers show on HBO will be ending after its fifth season, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The Rock stars in the...
Richard Gray Ringside

This Day In Wrestling History – August 23rd

News 2004 - Raw saw the unholy marriage between Kane and Lita         2009 - SummerSlam would hold the first of six years in a row in...

AEW In Canada, WWE Star Says They Have Long Road Ahead, Moxley Update

- All Elite Wrestling will be available in Canada, according comments Cody Rhodes made during a Q&A on B/R Live’s Instagram. Details are...

Seth Rollins & Becky Lynch Engaged To Be Married

Seth Rollins and Becky Lynch are engaged to be married. The happy WWE power couple made the announcement official Thursday on social media. Rollins,...

Los Angeles & Las Vegas In Running To Host Wrestlemania 37

Los Angeles, CA is one of the finalists to host Wrestlemania 37 in 2021, according to Arash Markazi. Markazi cites Inglewood Mayor James...

New AEW Announcer Signing, Interest In Mike Tenay

AEW announcer Alex Marvez indicated on Twitter the promotion has signed eSports host/announcer Alex "Goldenboy" Mendez. The following is from Twitter: https://twitter.com/GoldenboyFTW/status/1164332050645581827 https://twitter.com/alexmarvez/status/1164333418945097728 Goldenboy was part...

WWE Couple Purchases $6.4 Million Mansion

The Miz and Maryse have purchased a new $6.4 million mansion in Thousand Oaks, CA, according to Variety. The home is located in the North...

CM Punk To Host WWE In-Studio Show On FS1?

Creative Artists Agency (CAA), an agency representing both CM Punk and WWE, recently reached out to FOX officials about the former WWE Champion working...

Big Changes To WWE NXT Coming – Will Triple H Remain In Charge?

WWE NXT Superstars are expected to receive new contracts due to the series moving to the USA Network next month, according to the Wrestling...

Top AEW Star Battling Elbow Injury

Jon Moxley is battling an elbow injury, according to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Details regarding the injury are unknown but it could be an infection...

WWE To Launch Podcast Network

WWE announced on Thursday they have partnered with Endeavor Audio to launch their own podcast network. The network will produce multiple Superstar-focused series. The...

This Day In Wrestling History – August 22nd

Welcome to a new segment on Wrestle Pages where we look back at memorable moments that took place on this date in history of...

This Week’s WWE SmackDown Viewership

This week’s episode of WWE SmackDown drew 2,142,000 viewers on the USA Network, according to Showbuzz Daily. SmackDown was No. 5 for the night in...

Photo: WWE Superstar Drastically Changes His Look

Rusev revealed a new clean shaven look on social media. It’s the first time he’s looked like this since his WWE debut in...

Big Match Added To WWE NXT UK TakeOver: Cardiff

Noam Dar vs. Travis Banks is set for WWE NXT UK TakeOver: Cardiff. Other bouts are as follows: - Walter vs. Tyler Bate for...

Entrance Theme Creators CFO$ Finished With WWE (Updated)

Aug. 21, 2019 3:30 PM EDT Update: Arcade Songs, the publishing and production company that CFO$ work for, indicated they’re relationship with WWE...

XFL Team Locations And Names Announced

At about 12pm EST today, Vince McMahon was present at a media event to announce the official names and locations of the XFL teams....

Big Matches & Segments Set For First Episodes Of AEW On TNT

Aug. 21, 2019 3:30 PM EDT Update: AEW announced on Twitter that Chris Jericho will compete on Episode No. 5. No opponent has...

Rumor: Vince McMahon To Relinquish WWE Creative Control

As previously reported, Vince McMahon was not in charge at Monday’s episode of WWE RAW because he was preparing for today’s XFL announcements. There...

Title Match Set For WWE Clash Of The Champions

Bayley vs. Charlotte Flair for the WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship is official for Clash of the Champions 2019 following last night’s episode of SmackDown....

Tommaso Ciampa Issues Warning

Following the announcement regarding the move of NXT to USA, Tommaso Ciampa took to Twitter to express his displeasure over being left off the...

WWE RAW Viewership Data Against NFL Preseason Football

This week’s episode of WWE Monday Night RAW did an average viewing audience of 2,534,000 viewers on the USA Network. The show had significant...

Ronda Rousey Suffers Gruesome Injury Filming TV Show (Graphic Photo)

Ronda Rousey suffered a gruesome broken finger injury while filming for FOX’s 9-1-1 TV show, according to TMZ. Rousey, who plays a member of the...

WWE NXT Tapings Canceled

WWE has canceled the scheduled NXT tapings on September 11 and September 12 due to the series moving live to the USA Network beginning...

Santino Sits Down With Lilian Garcia

On her podcast, Chasing Glory with Lilian Garcia, last week, Garcia was joined by Santino Marella. During the course of the interview, they discussed...

Jeff Hardy Injury Update

Jeff Hardy posted the following clip to his Instagram page last week. In the video, you can clearly see Hardy running, skipping, and doing...

WWE Announces NXT’s Move To Two-Hours On USA Network, Not Leaving Full Sail

WWE officially announced NXT’s move to the USA Network, beginning Wednesday, September 18 from 8-10 PM ET. “The move to USA Network provides an opportunity...

Who Was In Charge At RAW & Why Vince McMahon Wasn’t There

Vince McMahon was not at WWE RAW last night in St. Paul, Minnesota, according to Dave Meltzer. Meltzer reports Vince wasn’t at the show because...

Why No Official WWE NXT Announcement; When Talent Were Told

As seen on last night’s episode of WWE Monday Night RAW, an official announcement on NXT moving to the USA Network was not made...

Big WWE King Of The Ring Tournament Update

Samoa Joe beat Cesaro and Cedric Alexander beat Sami Zayn in King of the Ring tournament matches on last night’s episode of WWE Monday...

All Elite Wrestling To Air TNT Special Later This Month

All Elite Wrestling will air a special on TNT on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 10 PM ET. The special is one-hour and is designed...

Big Title Change On WWE RAW

If you have not watched Raw yet and do not want to be made aware of a major spoiler, then please DO NOT read...

AEW On TNT Coming To Pittsburgh & West Virginia

All Elite Wrestling announced on Monday they’ll be taping the October 23rd episode of their TNT television series, which will air live from 8-10...

Kalisto Deletes Free Agent Tweet, Main Event Spoilers, SmackDown On FOX

- Kalisto deleted his tweet about becoming a free agent in 10 months. The other tweets associated with that remain online at press...

Chris Jericho & The Young Bucks Respond To NXT Going Head-To-Head With AEW

Chris Jericho and The Young Bucks have responded to WWE moving NXT to the USA Network in a direct head-to-head timeslot against AEW on...

Slow WWE Ticket Sales, Who Heyman Is High Up On, 205 Live Ending?, Rock...

- We reported earlier here on WrestlePages.com that WWE has announced The Undertaker for the September 10th episode of SmackDown from Madison Square Garden...

LAX Confirms Departure From Impact

Following their match on Friday against Rich Swann and Willie Mack during a TV Taping in Mexico, LAX member Santana, confirmed via Twitter (Shown...

Confirmed Matches & Segments For Tonight’s WWE RAW

In addition to the big announcement of WWE NXT premiering on the USA Network next month, the following is confirmed for tonight’s episode of...

Where WWE Missed On McAfee vs. Cole, How Wrestlers Hide Under The Ring, Big...

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Why Shane McMahon For Raw Underground, Retribution Members, Time For Triple H?, Ronda Rousey’s...

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Backstage News On Impact Overpaying For Two Former WWE Stars

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Raw Underground Worst Idea Ever?, PPVs Leaving WWE Network, McIntyre/Low Viewership, The Rock’s XFL

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Backstage News On SummerSlam, Royal Rumble & WrestleMania Leaving WWE Network

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