Wednesday, August 12, 2020

WWE News

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...

William Regal Announces New Match For This Week’s WWE NXT

NXT General Manager William Regal took to Twitter on Tuesday to announce that Johnny Gargano will face Roderick Strong on this week's WWE NXT. This...

WWE Championship Match Official For SummerSlam

Drew McIntyre will defend the WWE Championship against Randy Orton at SummerSlam. McIntyre officially accepted Orton’s challenge prior to facing Dolph Ziggler on this week’s...

Kairi Sane Comments After Being Written Off WWE TV

Kairi Sane was written off WWE television on tonight’s episode of Monday Night Raw. Sane finished up at the tapings that were held last Monday...

New WWE Raw Women’s Champion; Kairi Sane Written Off

Sasha Banks beat Asuka via count out on this week's episode of Monday Night Raw to officially win the WWE Raw Women's Championship. It was...

Several Matches And Segments Confirmed For WWE NXT

WWE NXT General Manager William Regal confirmed the following for this week’s episode of NXT on the USA Network: Mercedes Martinez vs. Shotzi Blackheart ...

WWE Raw Tag Team Title Match Set For SummerSlam

The first title match is now official for SummerSlam. WWE Raw Tag Team Champions The Street Profits will defend the titles against Andrade and Angel...

Randy Orton Officially Challenges Drew McIntyre For Title At SummerSlam

WWE officially began the build towards Randy Orton vs. Drew McIntyre for the WWE Championship at SummerSlam on tonight’s episode of Monday Night Raw. Orton...

WWE Monday Night Raw Results (7/27/20) – Asuka vs. Sasha Banks

Welcome to our live coverage of tonight’s episode of WWE Monday Night Raw on the USA Network. Please read our preview of the broadcast....

Triple H Invites Pat McAfee To WWE NXT Over Adam Cole Interview

Triple H went on The Pat McAfee Show today to talk up the segment between McAfee and WWE NXT Superstar Adam Cole on the...

WWE SmackDown Viewership Adjusts Down On Bar Fight

WWE Friday Night SmackDown did an average viewing audience of 1.924 million viewers on FOX. This was adjusted down from the overnight number,...

WWE Raw Return Spoiler

Nia Jax will return on tonight's episode of WWE Monday Night Raw, according to a report by PWInsider. Jax has been off television since the...

Several Matches And Segments Confirmed For Tonight’s WWE Raw

WWE Monday Night Raw will air tonight at 8 PM/7 CT on the USA Network. This week’s show was taped last week from the Performance...

Backstage News On The New Day’s Future In WWE

With Xavier Woods out with an Achilles injury and still working his way back, WWE plans to give Big E a run in singles...

Adam Cole Issues Apology For Blowing Up On Pat McAfee

Is it a work or is it a shoot? Either way, former NXT Champion Adam Cole has issued an apology on Twitter for his...

NXT Star Believes John Morrison Deserves More Than Jobber Status

John Morrison was squashed by WWE Universal Champion Braun Strowman on last week’s episode of Friday Night SmackDown. Morrison returned to WWE in...

NWA Champion Takes A Shot At Bruce Prichard And Low Raw Ratings

WWE Raw Executive Director Bruce Prichard gave the opinion that NWA Worlds Heavyweight Champion Nick Aldis is missing the “it factor” on a recent...

PHOTO: Mike Bennett Looks Like A Different Person After Leaving WWE

Roman Reigns and Rusev have shown off dramatically altered physiques during their time in quarantine, proving the workload has only increased during the COVID-19...

Dominik Mysterio To Confront Seth Rollins On Monday Night Raw

Dominik Mysterio will appear on Monday's Raw to confront Seth Rollins following Rey's eye removal at Extreme Rules. WWE.com issued the following on Sunday: "After a...

More On WWE Blowing Off McIntyre vs. Ziggler On Raw

WWE will blow-off Drew McIntyre vs. Dolph Ziggler on tomorrow night's episode of Monday Night Raw. As reported in our initial Raw preview here on...

Kevin Owens On Wrestlers That Helped Him “Step Up His Game”

Ring of Honor wrestler Cheeseburger asked his "wrestler friends" on Twitter the following question: Who was the first "name" you wrestled that was so good...

Mark Henry Believes Adam Cole’s Outburst Was A Shoot, Will Be Reprimanded

Mark Henry was on Busted Open Radio were he and Bully Ray discussed the incident between Pat McAfee and Adam Cole. For those that missed...

Finn Balor Answers Edge’s Request For Match At TakeOver

Finn Balor vs. Edge at an NXT TakeOver event? It seems like both WWE Superstars are interested in a dream match that would put them...

WrestleMania VII Celebrity Guest Regis Philbin Dead At 88

Television icon and WrestleMania VII celebrity guest Regis Philbin has died. He was 88-years-old. Philbin's family issued the following statement to People: "His family and...

Riddick Moss Back In Action, NXT Talent Works Main Event

For those wondering where Riddick Moss has been, the former 24/7 Champion returned to action recently on WWE Main Event and has scored two...

WWE Names Top 10 Matches Of 2020 So Far

WWE.com has named the top ten WWE matches of the year so far from Raw, SmackDown, NXT, and pay-per-views. The list goes as follows: 10)...

WWE Raw Preview: Ziggler vs. McIntyre, Women’s Title, Orton’s Next Target

WWE is hard at work to bring their audience for Monday Night Raw back over two million viewers. On next week's show, which was taped...

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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Dominik Beating Too Graphic?, People Offended Over Raw Underground Dancers, Only Thing Lacking In...

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

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