Monday, August 10, 2020

WWE News

WWE Draft Reportedly Scheduled For October

Fightful first reported on Saturday that a WWE draft has been planned for months, but plans have shifted around quite a bit. Dave Meltzer of...

WWE SmackDown Audience Adjusts Up; Final Number For Two Title Bouts

Last week's episode of WWE SmackDown did 1.894 million viewers on FOX, which adjusts up from the 1.892 million viewers that came out in...

WWE Raw Spoiler, More On Why Shane McMahon Was Added

- Ric Flair is at today's WWE RAW taping in Orlando, FL, PWInsider.com has confirmed. It is unknown what he will be doing...

New Faction To Debut Tonight On WWE Monday Night Raw

ProWrestlingSheet.com broke the story that a new faction will be debuting on Raw tonight, and WWE.com has since confirmed that a new group is set...

Backstage News On “Chaos” At WWE Raw Tapings

WWE is taping another two weeks of Monday Night Raw today from the Performance Center in Orlando, Florida. There appear to be issues per Gary...

WWE Announces Shane McMahon’s Return To Monday Night Raw

WWE has announced that Shane McMahon will make his televised return tonight on Raw. https://twitter.com/WWE/status/1290341665862033408 It's unknown what Shane's on-air role will be after he was...

Big Update On The Hurt Business, Charlotte Names ‘Fifth Horsewoman,’ The Rock As XFL...

- WWE has filed trademarks for "Justus" and "The Hurt Business." As of press time, it is unknown what they plan to do...

Nikki Bella Comments On Giving Birth On Day Before Brie

Brie and Nikki Bella are celebrating the birth of their new baby boys. As CJ reported here on WrestlingNews.com, Nikki gave birth on Friday and...

Backstage News On WWE Star Returning From COVID-19

Apollo Crews will defend the WWE United States Championship against MVP in the opening match of tonight's episode of Monday Night Raw. (See also...

Get Your Personalized Video Message From Charlotte Flair

Charlotte Flair is officially on Cameo, now charging fans $380 for a video shout-out. The account, online at this link, was not even online for...

Eric Young Reveals There Were Plans To Bring Him Back To NXT

In a recent interview with Chris Van Vliet, Eric Young revealed that he and Triple H had discussed plans for him to return to...

United States Title Match To Open This Week’s WWE Raw

WWE has announced that MVP will officially challenge Apollo Crews for the United States Champion in the opening match of Monday's Raw. https://twitter.com/WWE/status/1290027603114340353 MVP vs. Crews...

The Bella Twins Welcome Baby Boys Into The World One Day Apart

WWE Hall of Fame inductees The Bella Twins are both officially moms. On Sunday, Nikki and Brie took to social media to reveal they...

Two EVOLVE Talents Confirmed To Be Under WWE Contract

WWE has signed EVOLVE wrestlers Anthony Greene and Leon Ruff. Greene's signing was broke by Sports Keeda and Ruff's signing was confirmed by F4WOnline.com. WWE acquired...

Sonya Deville On Working Through Pandemic; Names Her GOAT

Sonya Deville is back on SmackDown after a few weeks off of TV. As see on this week's show, she cut Mandy Rose's...

Xavier Woods Has Blunt Response To Booker T Over Big E Opinions

During a recent episode of his podcast, Booker T explained he believes Big E is going to have to "shed a few things" in...

WWE Friday Night SmackDown Down In Overnight Numbers

WWE Friday Night SmackDown did 1.892 million viewers on FOX in the overnight numbers. That is down from the 1.924 viewers the show did in...

Two New Matches Announced For This Week’s WWE NXT

WWE has added two matches to this week's WWE NXT. Bronson Reed will face Shane Thorne, while Cameron Grimes will go one-on-one with NXT Champion...

MVP Explains Why He Doesn’t Want Hurt Business To Rehash Nation Of Domination

MVP recently appeared on Say Less With Kaz and Lowkey where he addressed rumors of WWE bringing back the Nation of Domination. As we reported...

WWE Star Opens Up On Battle With Depression

Peyton Royce opened up on her battle with depression in a new post on Instagram. Royce, who was last worked Ruby Riott in a losing...

Early WWE Raw Preview – Randy Orton vs. Drew McIntyre Continues

WWE is questioning the following heading into this week's episode of Monday Night Raw: How will Drew McIntyre respond to Randy Orton’s attack? McIntyre...

WWE 205 Live Results (7/31/20) – One-Match Show

Below are complete results from this week's episode of WWE 205 Live from the Performance Center in Orlando, Florida: Joaquin Wilde & Raul Mendoza beat...

Bayley Continues Historic SmackDown Title Reign

Bayley beat Nikki Cross on this week's episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown to retain the WWE Women's SmackDown Championship. The finish saw Bayley slam...

VIDEO: The Fiend Puts The Mandible Claw On Alexa Bliss

"The Fiend" Bray Wyatt ended this week's episode of Friday Night SmackDown by applying the Mandible Claw on Alexa Bliss. The spot happened after Bayley...

VIDEO: Sonya Deville Cuts Mandy Rose’s Hair On SmackDown

There was a backstage segment on tonight's episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown where Sonya Deville attacked Mandy Rose. Rose was putting on lipstick when...

Seth Rollins Reveals Vince McMahon’s Limited Role In Eye For An Eye Match

Seth Rollins revealed some interesting details about the Eye for an Eye match at WWE's The Horror Show at Extreme Rules. Speaking during an interview...

Top WWE Star Predicts No Shows Outside Of Performance Center Until Next Year

WWE Intercontinental Champion AJ Styles predicted on his Twitch channel that WWE will continue to run shows at the Performance Center in Orlando, Florida...

Did AJ Styles Successfully Defend WWE Intercontinental Championship?

AJ Styles beat Gran Metalik in a WWE Intercontinental Championship match on this week's episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown. The match was booked to...

WWE Friday Night SmackDown Results (7/31/20) – AJ Styles Defends IC Title

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

WWE NXT Injury Updates On Cameron Grimes, Finn Balor And Dexter Lumis

Matt Camp reported on the following WWE NXT injuries in this week's NXT Injury Report: Cameron Grimes suffered a jaw contusion his encounter with...

Vince McMahon On Low Ratings, AEW & NXT Rebounding, Heyman’s Firing

Vince McMahon took questions from investors during a conference call held on Thursday after WWE released their second quarter earnings. While the majority of these...

WWE Touts Strong Second Quarter Earnings

WWE announced their second quarter earnings on Thursday. Below are the highlights: Second Quarter 2020 Highlights Revenues were $223.4 million as compared to $268.9...

WWE Payback PPV Scheduled For One Week After SummerSlam

There is a rumor making rounds on social media that WWE has added an additional pay-per-view to their schedule. According to the @WrestleVotes account on...

SmackDown Preview: Two Title Matches, Otis & Mandy Rose Reunite

A new episode of WWE Friday Night SmackDown will air tonight at 8pm ET on FOX. WWE has announced the following items: - Gran Metalik...

AEW Dynamite Viewership Down As WWE NXT Rises

This week’s episode of AEW Dynamite did 773,000 viewers on TNT. The show ranked No. 6 in the 18-49 demographic with a 0.3 rating. Viewership...

Excalibur And Kevin Owens Shown Using Racial Slurs At Old PWG Show

Excalibur traveled to last night's AEW Dynamite in Jacksonville, Florida but was held off the show. There is still no reason as to why he...

Former EVOLVE Star Reportedly Signs With WWE NXT

PWInsider is reporting that former EVOLVE star Leon Ruff has signed a contract with WWE NXT. Ruff has been used on Raw, SmackDown, NXT, 205...

Rusev Finished With Professional Wrestling?

Former WWE Superstar Rusev, who now goes by Miro, stated during a Twitch Q&A he is finished wrestling and is no longer a wrestler. Miro...

Ridge Holland’s Debut, Ripley vs. Kai & More Set For Next Week’s NXT

- Next week's WWE NXT will feature the official debut of NXT UK star Ridge Holland. The former Luke Menzies will compete in a...

WWE NXT Results (7/29/20) – Lumis vs. Balor vs. Thatcher

Welcome to our live coverage of tonight’s episode of WWE NXT on USA Network. Please read our preview of the broadcast. We will see Finn...

Io Shirai & Tegan Nox vs. Dakota Kai & Candice LeRae To Open WWE...

WWE has announced a women's tag team match will open tonight's episode of NXT on the USA Network. NXT Women's Champion Io Shirai will team...

More On Recent WWE Depature

Kairi Sane has received quite the send-off from WWE. Sane, who finished up with WWE on this week's episode of Monday Night Raw, was written...

Imperium’s Return, Cruiserweight Match Added To Tonight’s NXT

WWE has added two items to tonight's new episode of NXT. NXT Tag Team Champions Marcel Barthel and Fabian Aichner will return after being off...

WWE NXT Preview: Gargano vs. Strong, Finn Balor In Action

A new episode of WWE NXT will air tonight at 8pm ET on the USA Network. WWE has announced the following items for the...

WWE Announces Nia Jax “Fined” For Actions On Raw

In a kayfabe update posted here on dot com, WWE noted Nia Jax has been "fined an undisclosed amount for inappropriate contact with multiple...

Positive Sign For Rey Mysterio Returning; Photo Of Rollins’ Back After Raw

Rey Mysterio can see again. The official WWE website provided a kayfabe update on Mysterio's condition following the Eye for an Eye match...

WWE Raw Audience Down For Asuka vs. Sasha Banks

This week's episode of WWE Monday Night Raw did an average viewing audience of 1.617 million viewers on the USA Network. This was...

Mick Foley Not A Fan Of How WWE Booked Mustafa Ali

Mick Foley was critical of WWE’s decision to put Bobby Lashley over Mustafa Ali clean on this week’s Raw, one week after his return...

Ric Flair Provides Update On His Wife After Coronavirus Diagnosis

Ric Flair was on the latest episode of Booker T’s Reality of Wrestling podcast. He started the pod by explaining that his wife, Wendy Barlow,...

Charlotte Flair Reportedly Undergoes Successful Surgery

According to a new report from talkSPORT, Charlotte Flair underwent successful surgery on Saturday, July 25, to fix a cosmetic issue from a previous...

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

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

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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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