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Sat, 01 Oct 2016 17:16:35 +0000
- CM Punk is already back training at Roufusport in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley, who trains with Punk, revealed his status in an interview earlier in the week. “For sure, he [CM Punk] was in the gym the other day," Woodley said on The MMA Hour. "I was there. I saw his car outside, and I came in, I was going to say what's up to him. And then I guess he was in the shower when I was changing, so I missed him, but yeah he's back in the gym training.” Punk is coming off a […]
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:30:23 +0000
John Lineker missed weight for his main event fight against John Dodson scheduled to take place at UFC Fight Night 96 tomorrow night in Portland, Oregon. Lineker weighed in at 136.5 pounds - which is a pound and a half over the bantamweight limit — for his fight against John Dodson. This is the fifth time Lineker has missed weight since joining the UFC, with the previous four happening in the flyweight division when he was attempting to cut to 125 pounds. Lineker wasn’t alone as Alex Oliveira, who will face Luis Henrique da Silva, weighed in at 161.5 pounds, […]
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:18:01 +0000
- Paige has settled her issues with WWE for the moment — she was attempting to negotiate her release — but she’s not healthy to return to the ring. Based on a post she made Thursday on Twitter, it seems that she could need neck surgery to get her back in the ring. She tweeted this: Thanks to Dr. Uribe yesterday [Wednesday]. One of the best doctors I’ve seen. Gave me two great surgery options. Makes you think about risks you have to take when it comes to this business, the things you put your body through to entertain the […]
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:14:06 +0000
Wrestling News World has teamed with The Armpit to bring you a weekly wrestling quiz. This week's quiz is below: Welcome to The Armpit wrestling quiz for the week of September 26, 2016. Thank you for the positive feedback we’ve received on these quizzes. We continue with this week’s theme: “Cruiserweights in America – Part 2.” Congratulations to last week’s winner: Megan from Iowa, who celebrated her birthday on September 19. Happy belated birthday to Megan. Last week’s answers: -The WCW Cruiserweight title was originally called the Light Heavyweight title when it was created in 1991. -Brian Pillman regained the […]
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:53:09 +0000
- Randy Orton vs. Bray Wyatt is official for next month’s WWE No Mercy pay-per-view. We went over the other matches confirmed the show in yesterday’s Exclusive Update. - John Cena, Daniel Bryan and The Bella Twins will appear on NBC’s “Today” show tomorrow morning at 9 AM EDT to promote the premiere of Total Bellas on E. The spinoff of Total Divas will premiere on October 5, 2016. - Daniel Bryan has been urging fans to tweet WWE to get them to release a Wrestlemania 32 comeback documentary that he filmed. Because Bryan has mentioned it on television, it’s […]
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:23:31 +0000
This week’s episode of WWE Smackdown Live did 2,340,000 viewers on the USA Network. That’s up +48,000 viewers from the week prior. After this week’s Raw doing the lowest average viewing audience ever, WWE will welcome any increase. 2016 WWE Smackdown Viewership Archive: January 7, 2016 – 2,757,000 viewers (USA Network premiere) January 14, 2016 – 2,332,000 viewers January 21, 2016 – 2,757,000 viewers January 28, 2016 – 2,720,000 viewers February 4, 2016 – 2,664,000 viewers February 11, 2016 – 2,414,000 viewers February 18, 2016 – 2,458,000 viewers February 25, 2016 – 2,395,000 viewers March 3, 2016 – 2,491,000 viewers […]
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:37:51 +0000
WWE NXT Results (9/28/16) Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 From Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com In a pre-taped video, William Regal announces the second annual Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic. It will kickoff next week and end at NXT TakeOver: Toronto in November. Tye Dillinger makes his way to the ring for the opening match. Angelo Dawkins enters next. Tye Dillinger vs. Angelo Dawkins Dillinger flips Dawkins over and chants 10 in his face. Waist lock, Dawkins backs Tye into the corner. Dawkins throws several punches until Tye counters with a chop. Tye […]
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:25:15 +0000
- We noted at the beginning of August in our Members content that moving forward John Cena considers himself as a part-time talent. He worked a reduced live event schedule over the summer and is due to take time off from WWE before the year is over to film the second season of his American Grit series on FOX. So it should come as no surprise WWE is incorporating Cena’s part-time status in his program that involves Dean Ambrose. Responding to Dean Ambrose’s kayfabe comment about him being a “lazy part-timer,” Cena admitted on this week’s episode of Talking Smack […]
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:16:19 +0000
Hello WNW People Mitch “Big M” Adams here, welcoming you to the Smackdown Breakdown. I am pleased to announce that yours truly will be bringing you the breakdown every week, so please feel free to leave me feedback, both here and on social media. I’m not one to beat around the bush, let's just get stuck into what happened this week on Smackdown Live shall we… Opening Video > A A great video, hyping up the main event, not that I needed them to Hype me up for it. I was so looking forward to Styles vs Ambrose after waiting […]
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:58:54 +0000
- UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor will face Eddie Alvarez for the UFC Lightweight Championship at UFC 205 at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Saturday, November 12, 2016. The UFC officially announced the fight on Monday and there was a press conference for the entire event today that you can watch at this link. UFC 205 finally has its main event as it now features the following stacked lineup: Eddie Alvarez (c) vs. Conor McGregor for the UFC Lightweight Championship Tyron Woodley (c) vs. Stephen Thompson for the UFC Welterweight Championship Joanna Jędrzejczyk (c) vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz […]
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:49:34 +0000
Big exciting night tonight as we have a huge WWE World Title defense for AJ Styles. He will go one-on-one with Dean Ambrose in Dean's long-awaited rematch! Will this change the stakes for No Mercy? Will Dean walk in to the PPV as the titleholder or will AJ retain his grip as the new "Face That Runs the Place" going into his big triple threat title match in just ten days? Tune in tonight at 8pm/ET and join the conversation below! SMACKDOWN! LIVE (09.27.16) CLEVELAND, OH (Quicken Loans Arena) Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, John "Bradshaw" Layfield, David Otunga Written by […]
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:50:36 +0000
This week’s episode of WWE Monday Night Raw garnered an average viewing audience of 2,478,000 viewers on the USA Network. That’s down yet again from the week prior, this time an average of (-170,333 viewers). Below is how the show did each hour: Hour one - 2,850,000 viewers Hour two - 2,381,000 viewers Hour three - 2,203,000 viewers Average - 2,478,000 viewers This number is historic as last week was the lowest non-holiday audience WWE’s flagship show has done since the 1990s. WWE was up against stiff competition with the first debate of the 2016 US Presidential Race. The debate […]
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:50:16 +0000
Ryback has had discussions with Bellator MMA about pursing a career in Mixed Martial Arts, Wrestling News World has learned. Ryback, who legally changed his name from Ryan Reeves to Ryback Reeves, left WWE last month when they couldn’t come to terms on a new contract. Ryback chose to sit out the final portion of his contract instead of being subjected to getting “jobbed out” for his final weeks with the company. He’s worked the independent wrestling scene as The Big Guy and has pursued other revenue opportunities revolving around his Ryback brand. He legally changed his name earlier this […]
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:33:25 +0000
I have two major things I need to address before I jump into Raw. The first being that I'm a bit put out by one of the ways the WWE is handling Connor's Cure. They are selling bracelets and bandanas on the WWE Shop Zone, but they are not selling pins. Now the bracelets are cute, and the bandanas are nice, but Ellie – my own pediatric cancer survivor – and I – who lived a year on a peds ward not knowing if I was going to live, watching my friends die around me – both want Connor's Cure […]
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:43:05 +0000
- Charlotte will defend the Raw Women's Championship against Sasha Banks on next week's Raw. - T.J. Perkins will defend the WWE Cruiserweight Championship against Brian Kendrick again. - Celebrities Ashton Kutcher and Danny Masterson are coming to Raw next week in Los Angeles. They have their eyes set on Chris Jericho. Click here to load (if not loaded) Are @aplusk and @dannymasterson coming to #RAW with some payback on their minds aimed at @IAmJericho?! pic.twitter.com/chF2g1MXhk — WWE (@WWE) September 27, 2016 Stay tuned to WrestlingNewsWorld.com for the latest news.
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:10:40 +0000
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:07:24 +0000
WWE Raw Results (9/26/16) Monday, September 26th, 2016 From US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, OH Report by Zack Krasney of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Hello friends and welcome back to Monday Night Raw here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com! My name is Zack Krasney, I'm your host with the most. Last night was Raw's first solo PPV, Clash of Champions. The results were....fine. What will be the fallout from last night? We will just have to wait and find out! Question of the Night: What did you think of Clash of Champions? Monday Night Raw Right to business tonight! Roman Reigns vs. Rusev for the […]
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:54:06 +0000
Below are results from yesterday’s WWE Smackdown live event in State College, Pennsylvania: 1) Dolph Ziggler b. WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz in a non-title match 2) Jack Swagger b. Baron Corbin via disqualification 3) WWE Smackdown Tag Team Champions Rhyno & Heath Slater b. The Usos, American Alpha & Tyler Breeze & Fandango in a Fatal Four-Way Match 4) Apollo Crews b. Erick Rowan via disqualification off interference from Bray Wyatt. Kane made the save. 5) WWE Smackdown Women’s Champion Becky Lynch, Naomi & Nikki Bella b. Alexa Bliss, Carmella & Natalya 6) WWE World Heavyweight Champion AJ Styles […]
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:44:57 +0000
- WWE Raw will take place from the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. Expect plenty of followup from the Clash of Champions pay-per-view as dot com is questioning whether or not Seth Rollins was robbed, what’s next for Sheamus and Cesaro, how Roman Reigns will celebrate winning the US title, who will challenge The New Day next and if Charlotte can be dethroned. The following matches have been announced for tonight’s show: * Roman Reigns vs. Rusev for the WWE United States Championship * The New Day vs. Karl Anderson & Luke Gallows for the WWE Raw Tag Team […]
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:43:56 +0000
Seth Rollins was injured at last night's WWE Clash of Champions pay-per-view during his WWE Universal Championship match with Kevin Owens. Details regarding the severity are not immediately known but Rollins was banged up off the top rope gutbuster spot. Rollins was complaining of dysphagia (difficulty breathing) when he got to the back and the fear is he could have some type of fracture. He is set for further evaluation later in the day and more regarding his status should be known the closer we get to tonight's WWE Raw. Dave Meltzer of F4WOnline.com was first with the news that […]
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 02:37:44 +0000
Roman Reigns beat Rusev at Clash of Champions to capture his first United States Championship. The match saw interference from Lana, but she was ejected from ringside. Click here to load (if not loaded) .@WWERomanReigns is the NEWWW @WWE United States Champion, defeating @RusevBUL at #WWEClash of Champions!! @LanaWWE pic.twitter.com/tunyyTgu1R — WWE (@WWE) September 26, 2016 Here's some trivia notes... Reigns captured the title in the same venue that The Shield debuted and ended in. Also, all three Shield members have now held the WWE World and United States Championship.
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