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Posted On November 9, 2011By StaffIn News

Kevin Nash Returns To Action In England, Foley Also Appears

“Newly-signed” WWE superstar Kevin Nash returned to the ring on Tuesday at the RAW brand’s live event from Newcastle, England. Nash teamed with The Miz and R-Truth to lose to the team of John Cena, Zack Ryder and Kofi Kingston. Mick Foley served as the special guest referee for the match. According to several live reports sent in by fans who were at the show – Nash didn’t do too much in the ring, but looked good. Only one fan mentioned that it looked like Nash “phoned it in.” MostRead More

Posted On November 7, 2011By StaffIn News

What You Won’t See On Tonight’s Raw Supershow

After tonight’s Raw Supershow taping concluded, The Miz beat John Cena in a singles dark match main event when R-Truth held his feet. Dolph Ziggler came out to assist in a post-match beat down of Zack Ryder and Cena. CM Punk came out and made the save. Ryder and Punk hit their finishers on Ziggler to end the taping.Read More

Posted On November 7, 2011By StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE Raw Taping Results For Tonight

WWE taped tonight’s Raw Supershow today from the Liverpool Echo Arena in Liverpool, England. Thanks to WNW readers Dean Coombes and Brad Ledson for providing us with live updates. Below are full results: WWE Raw Supershow (Airing tonight on the USA Network): * John Cena came out to open the show. He hyped The Rock appearing live on next week’s Raw Supershow and discussed the significance of this being the first ever WWE TV taping in Liverpool. Awesome Truth come out and interrupt, boasting they will be victorious at SurvivorRead More

Posted On November 3, 2011By StaffIn News

Halloween WWE Raw Ratings Breakdown

- As noted before, the Halloween RAW Supershow did a 3.10 cable rating with 4.48 million viewers, which is considered a good number for Halloween night. The Rock’s opener did a 3.45 quarter rating while The Muppets first appearance did a 2.96 quarter rating. In the segment breakdown, The Muppets segment with Jack Swagger, Dolph Ziggler, Vickie Guerrero and Santino Marella lost 717,000 viewers from the opener. The Divas Battle Royal and Muppets segment with Christian and Sheamus gained 398,000 viewers. Wade Barrett and Cody Rhodes vs. Evan Bourne andRead More

Posted On October 28, 2011By StaffIn News

Update On WWE-Twitter, Vince Upset Over Zack Ryder Shirt

- Expect to see even more references to Twitter on WWE television in the coming months. Vince McMahon is said to be a huge fan of the social media service and has several ideas about how to integrate Twitter into WWE programming even further. WWE announcers are encouraged to constantly reference Twitter, with the idea being that if they mention Twitter a lot at the beginning of shows, they will get topics trending worldwide and can talk about the topics even more. At the 2012 Royal Rumble – WWE isRead More

Posted On October 25, 2011By StaffIn News

Shawn Michaels & Sean Waltman’s WWE Futures, Ryder-Broski

- The WWE Insider Twitter account noted last night that Zack Ryder tried to recover and help John Cena in the main event on RAW but WWE trainers wouldn’t clear him to compete. In related Zack Ryder news, WWE has filed to trademark the term “Broski.” In the event that Zack Ryder leaves WWE at any point, he won’t be able to use the phrase elsewhere. – On Monday’s RAW, Triple H talked about being betrayed by his longtime friend Kevin Nash – and name-dropped Shawn Michaels and Sean WaltmanRead More

Posted On October 25, 2011By StaffIn News

John Cena/The Rock Team, WWE Owning Broski, SD Rating

- WWE has filed to trademark the term “Broski.” This would mean that if Zack Ryder leaves the company, he can’t use it. – Friday’s episode of WWE SmackDown on SyFy did a 2.18 cable rating, down from the previous week’s 2.23 rating. This week’s Vengeance go-home show averaged over 3 million viewers. – WWE is billing John Cena and The Rock’s tag team at Survivor Series as “The Most Charismatic Tag Team of All Time.”Read More

Posted On October 24, 2011By StaffIn News

Michael Cole & JR Trade Insults On Twitter, Vengeance Tweets

Prior to Sunday’s WWE Vengeance pay-per-view, Michael Cole tweeted, “Thrilled to report @JRsBBQ will not be part of #Vengeance tonight. Management felt he’d be too busy crying about OU’s loss yesterday.” A fan responded to Cole’s tweet, coming to the defense of Jim Ross. “@MichaelCole shut up man ur just jealous bc @JRsBBQ is more popular than u! @JoeyStyles”. Joey Styles responded, “Please leave me out of JR vs. Cole.” Jim Ross then followed up with, “Leave me out of JR/Cole, too..and 3 man announce train wreck.” — Here areRead More

Posted On October 24, 2011By StaffIn News

Jericho Comments On Vengeance, Chyna/Porn Convention, Twitter

- Chris Jericho continued to tease fans on Twitter last night after Vengeance when a fan wrote to him that Cody Rhodes stole another one of his moves (the Walls of Jericho) during his match with Randy Orton. Jericho joked, “No effen respect!!!” As we’ve been reporting in previous weeks, Chris Jericho has been been accusing WWE stars of stealing his ideas and wrestling moves. Jericho is reportedly in talks with WWE about returning in the coming months. – Among the WWE-related terms that were trending worldwide on Twitter duringRead More

Posted On October 24, 2011By StaffIn News

The Rock Hypes Survivor Series, Stars Comment On WWE Vengeance

- Several WWE Superstars took to Twitter tonight and commented on WWE’s Vengeance pay-per-view, including Jim Ross, who noted he was watching from home: Vickie Guerrero: “At the end of the night, at least I still have some Gold….great job @HEELZiggler for US Champion” Natalya: “I guess I’ll be watching @TheBethPhoenix backstage – I’m so mad. Kelly is such a whiner. Thanks for ruining my night @RealKellyKelly” Zack Ryder: “Sorry Broskis…” Jim Ross: “Amazing impact! San Antonio crowd came alive. Show & Henry both down. So is the ring. LooksRead More

Posted On October 23, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Tries Out New Tag Team, Zack Ryder Holding Contest, More

– WWE developmental wrestler Tito Colon was brought on the road this weekend for an evaluation. At last night’s WWE Supershow in Corpus Christi, Texas, he partnered with Primo, his real-life cousin, and lost to Jey and Jimmy Uso. Prior to Carlito’s dismissal from WWE, creative plans were in place for Tito to be promoted to the main roster and form a three-man stable. — Bill DeMott and Alicia Fox were at Florida Championship Wrestling’s headquarters in Tampa last week mentoring WWE’s female developmental talent. — Zack Ryder announced onRead More

Posted On October 23, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Cena Appearing On SmackDown, Name Chosen For Divas Series

– John Cena stated on Twitter that he will be on hand for Tuesday’s SmackDown taping in Houston, Texas. — WWE Network’s planned reality series that will follow the Divas on a private tour bus will be titled WWE Divas Heels on Wheels. The program is described as “a reality show that welcomes you aboard the private Divas tour bus as it travels from venue to venue. Cameras will roll 24/7, capturing the unscripted bonds, battles, and behind-the-scenes drama that only our WWE Divas can deliver when their public andRead More

Posted On October 18, 2011By Mike ShannonIn Columns

WWE Raw Review – October 17, 2011

Last week’s show may have been the worst episode of Raw in the last 10 years. The Wrestling Observer Newsletter’s Dave Meltzer was so pissed off that he has a permanent picture of Vince McMahon on his home page with the phrase “your show sucks” underneath it. Ratings dropped significantly throughout the night, which was a shame because people were legitimately interested in the walkout angle that opened the show. Of course, since that was different and interesting, WWE immediately killed it by firing Triple H, putting Vince McMahon backRead More

Posted On October 17, 2011By StaffIn News

RAW Preview: Cena & JR vs. Del Rio & Cole, Orton, Punk, Miz

Tonight’s RAW SuperShow was taped on Saturday night, the first-ever RAW taping from Mexico. Here’s a preview for tonight: Randy Orton, Sheamus & John Morrison vs. Mark Henry, Cody Rhodes & Christian Eve Torres vs. Natalya CM Punk vs. The Miz Zack Ryder vs. Jack Swagger Dolph Ziggler vs. Mason Ryan John Cena and Jim Ross vs. Alberto Del Rio and Michael ColeRead More

Posted On October 17, 2011By StaffIn News

*Spoiler* Match Change & Match Added To WWE Vengeance

- It was announced at Saturday’s WWE RAW Supershow tapings in Mexico City that Kofi Kingston and Evan Bourne would be defending the WWE Tag Team Titles against Dolph Ziggler and Jack Swagger at the Vengeance pay-per-view. Apparently that match was nixed as Ziggler will now be defending his United States Title against Zack Ryder. Also, Christian vs. Sheamus is now confirmed. Both matches were announced by Teddy Long at this week’s SmackDown tapings. Here’s what looks to be the card for next Sunday’s pay-per-view: Last Man Standing Match forRead More

Posted On October 17, 2011By StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE Smackdown Taping Results For 10/21

- Thanks to Jimi for the following spoilers from tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Mexico City, Mexico. These will air next Friday, October 21st: * WWE Champion Alberto Del Rio opens up the show and talks about it being a historic SmackDown. Del Rio isn’t up to wrestling tonight. Teddy Long comes out and announces Big Show vs. Del Rio for tonight. * Mark Henry defeated John Morrison with the World’s Strongest Slam. * Teddy Long announces Sheamus vs. Christian and Zack Ryder vs. Dolph Ziggler for the United StatesRead More

Posted On October 14, 2011By StaffIn News

WWE SmackDown Preview For Tonight: 41-Man Battle Royal

The following is scheduled for tonight’s episode of WWE SmackDown, taped Tuesday night from Dallas, Texas. As reported earlier this week, the DX reunion that took place at the taping will not air tonight on Syfy. – 41-man Battle Royal: Winner gets a title shot of his choice later in the evening – Divas Champion Beth Phoenix vs. Kelly Kelly in a non-title match – Black Sin Cara vs. Justin Gabriel – WWE Champion Alberto Del Rio vs. Sheamus – Zack Ryder and Kofi Kingston vs. Dolph Ziggler and JackRead More

Posted On October 11, 2011By StaffIn News

WWE Roster Updates, Ryder Not Booked On RAW, HHH’s Movie Line

- Following the events that transpired on Monday’s RAW, The Miz and R-Truth’s superstar profiles have been added back to the WWE website’s RAW roster page – while Jim Ross’ profile has been removed. – Matches taped last night before RAW for this week’s WWE Superstars were Alex Riley vs. Drew McIntyre and JTG vs. Santino Marella. As per the “solidarity rally” storyline, there were no announcers at ringside for the Superstars matches that were taped prior to RAW. – Zack Ryder was not booked on RAW for the secondRead More

Posted On October 4, 2011By StaffIn News

Why Top Babyfaces Skipped Raw Walkout, Mysterio Update & More

- Many fans probably realized during the closing segment on RAW that many top babyface stars (John Cena, CM Punk, Randy Orton, Sheamus, Mason Ryan, Eve Torres and Kelly Kelly) were not at ringside for the walkout. According to a WWE source, writers knew that fans would boo the Superstars who walked out on Triple H and did not want to put that negative heat on their top babyfaces. – Rey Mysterio, who recently underwent another surgery on his PCL, tweeted on Monday that he had his first therapy sessionRead More