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During the Friday Night SmackDown tapings last night, WWE announced that Shawn Michaels, Bret Hart, Christian and Eve Torres will return for the “Slammy Awards” edition of Monday Night Raw. Michaels hasn’t been seen since his involvement in costing Daniel Bryan the WWE Championship at Hell In A Cell. It remains to be seen if Continue Reading »
WWE’s website is reporting that WWE Championship Money In The Bank briefcase holder Randy Orton was injured during last nights SmackDown taping. WWE.com is reporting that Orton suffered a “cervical strain and cervical neuropraxia” during the main event against World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio. The severity of the injury is not reported at this Continue Reading »
The following results are from a recent WWE SmackDown TV Taping. The taping took place on July 9th, 2013 at the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Virginia and will air on July 12th, 2013. Singles Match Daniel Bryan defeated Christian. It was announced post-match that Sheamus will take on Randy Orton in the main event later Continue Reading »
The following results are from a recent WWE SmackDown TV Taping. The taping took place on May 21st, 2013 at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska and will air on May 24th, 2013 at 8pm Eastern on the SyFy Network. In Ring Segment The Miz came out to host MizTV and introduced Fandango as his Continue Reading »
WWE is still aiming for an 18-month window for the potential launch of a WWE Network. However, WWE CFO George Barrios provided several updates on the Network during a presentation this Thursday at J.P. Morgan’s 41st Annual Global Technology, Media, and Telecom Conference. The current plan for a typical 24-hour programming day is 10-15 hours Continue Reading »
The following results are from a recent WWE SmackDown TV Taping. The taping took place on May 7th, 2013 at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina and will air on May 10th, 2013 at 8pm Eastern on the SyFy Network. In Ring Segment Chris Jericho came out to host the Highlight Reel segment and Continue Reading »
Following last nights arrest of WWE superstar Jack Swagger, many Wrestling-News.net readers have been asking if WWE have the right to terminate his contract. All active members of the WWE roster are subject to the Wellness Policy, which states: Any WWE Talent, who is arrested, convicted or who admits to a violation of law relating Continue Reading »
As is often the case as WWE heads into WrestleMania season, WWE have added their big-name part-time stars to the Road to WrestleMania line-ups. – Mark Henry has been added to all Smackdown TV tapings leading to Mania and Henry has been added to Smackdown house shows in March. Henry made his return to WWE Continue Reading »
WWE.com is currently running an article which reports that Brad Maddox and his cameraman, Carson, were victims of an attack at last night’s SmackDown taping. According to the article, “Further details are limited at this time.” You can view the article by clicking here.
Dark Match: Alex Riley def. Leo Kruger SmackDown: The show begins with Alberto Del Rio’s championship fiesta, before Dolph Ziggler and Big Show interrupt proceedings. Sheamus then makes an appearance, setting up a main event tag team match of Big Show & Ziggler vs Del Rio and Sheamus. Antonio Cesaro def. Kofi Kingston in a Continue Reading »
Seth Rollins of The Shield says the road to WrestleMania will be paved by The Shield. Rollins Tweeted last night: “The Road to Wrestlemania will be paved by justice and belief. We are the harbingers of a righteous future. #believeintheshield” There are unconfirmed rumours circulating that The Shield could be involved with The Undertaker at Continue Reading »
MVP is holding on to the belief that he will return to WWE in the future. Porter, now aged 39, was released from his WWE contract at the end of 2010, but told his Twitter followers he plans to return one day: “to the WWE one day. It’s all about timing. Right now, I’m just Continue Reading »
WWE announcer Jim Ross believes CM Punk is the best villain in WWE, and told his Twitter followers that Punk would have been a success in any era. His Tweet is below: “@CMPunk is the best villain to practice his trade in @WWE in years. Could have been a star in any era. #RoyalRumble vs Continue Reading »
Tickets for the 2013 Royal Rumble are no longer available on Ticketmaster, indicating that the event has sold out. The Rumble will be headlined by The Rock vs CM Punk for the WWE Championship, which will be Rock’s first title match in around ten years. Also at the event on Jan 27 will be the Continue Reading »
The following results are from a recent WWE Supershow live event. The event took place on July 8th, 2012 in Rio Rancho, New Mexico. Number One Contender’s Battle Royal William Regal won the battle royal to earn an opportunity at the WWE United States Championship later in the evening. WWE Divas Championship Match Layla (c) Continue Reading »
The following results are from a recent WWE SmackDown World Tour live event. The event took place on June 23rd, 2012 in Springfield, Illinois. Singles Match Sin Cara defeated Hunico. Tag Team Match The Uso’s (Jey and Jimmy Uso) defeated The Prime Time Players (Darren Young and Titus O’Neil). Singles Match Damien Sandow defeated Yoshi Continue Reading »
The June 15th, 2012 edition of WWE SmackDown on the SyFy Network did a 1.78 rating, rounded up to a 1.8 rating overall. The show had an overall viewing audience of 2,411,000 viewers.
WWE returns to the Bancorp South Arena in Tupelo, Mississippi on August 10th, 2012 at 7:30 PM with a Raw & Smackdown Supershow. Tickets go on sale June 22nd, 2012 at 10 AM. Go to http://tinyurl.com/pwevents for info about upcoming shows.
The WWE event in Biloxi, Mississippi on Saturday, August 11th, 2012 has been changed to a Raw & Smackdown Supershow. It was originally just a single brand event. Go to http://wherewrestlinghappens.tk for info about future shows.
WWE returns to the Entertainment Center at the Four States Fairgrounds in Texarkana, Arkansas on Sunday, August 12th, 2012 with a Raw & Smackdown Supershow. Bell time is 5 PM. Go to http://tinyurl.com/pwevents for info about upcoming shows.