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CMLL Fires Several Top Stars; PROGRESS Announces NYC Debut

PROGRESS Is Doing NYC Top UK indie wrestling promotion PROGRESS is crossing the pond this summer for it's New York City debut. The promotion announced today via Twitter that they will be debuting at the Elmcor Centre in Queens on Saturday, August 12th at 8:00 pm. https://twitter.com/ThisIs_Progress/status/866715369561522176 The promotion will be teaming up once again…


WWE Title Rematch Announced; Updates For Tonight’s RAW

WWE Title Rematch Announced For New Orleans SmackDown Live It looks like Randy Orton will have to wait a couple of weeks for his WWE Title rematch with Jinder Mahal. WWE announced today that the rematch will take place on June 13th when SmackDown Live hits New Orleans for the final event in The Big…


Ring Of Honor Announces War Of The Worlds UK Tour

Ring Of Honor is taking their War Of The Worlds shows global. The promotion announced today that they will be embarking on a War Of The Worlds UK tour in conjunction with NJPW, RevPro, and CMLL. Stars from all four promotions will be involved in the tour this summer, according to the press release from…



New Day Set To Return On SmackDown Live This Week

It looks like New Day will be back on our television screens this week. It's being reported that the trio will make their debut on this week's episode of SmackDown Live. The team was "swapped" to the blue brand during the Superstar Shakeup, but due to an injury that Kofi Kingston suffered, they have been…


WCPW Cancels Tapings Due To YouTube Policy

As we reported last month, YouTube has changed its policy regarding wrestling and advertisers. Due to complaints from advertisers who found their ads running in videos that contained what they viewed as harmful and questionable content, YouTube responded with a “restricted list” for certain kinds of content that can no longer monetize video content. And, yes,…



SPOILERS: WWE NXT Tapings For 5/24, Matches Taped Before TakeOver

Prior to NXT TakeOver Chicago last night (which was a fantastic show), NXT taped some matches for television this week. All three matches are slated to air Wednesday night on the WWE Network. In the first match of the night, Aleister Black defeated Curt Hawkins. Black won with the Black Mass spin kick. https://twitter.com/SMuehlhausenMMA/status/866073873078517761 Patrick…


PROGRESS Chapter 48 Results & Review: Bang The Drum

It is once again time for a new PROGRESS Wrestling chapter to be consumed. PROGRESS Chapter 48 Bang The Drum was taped last weekend in Manchester, and the promotion has it available on their streaming service now for everyone's viewing pleasure. My love fro PROGRESS is real and true, so I was more than happy…


Updated WWE Backlash Betting Odds: Major Shift In Title Match

The WWE Backlash betting odds saw a major shift on Saturday, with Jinder Mahal now favored to defeat Randy Orton for the WWE Championship on Sunday night. BetWrestling sent us the updated odds, which you can see below. The rest of the matches are currently lined up with odds that one would expect. WWE Championship…




Tommaso Ciampa Reportedly Injured At NXT Live Event

It's being reported that Tommaso Ciampa, one half of former NXT Tag Team Champions DIY with Johnny Gargano, suffered a knee injury at tonight's NXT live event in Highland Heights, Kentucky. DIY was facing Sanity, and when Ciampa went to dive off of the apron onto the floor and onto his opponents, he apparently landed…



NJPW News: US G1 Special Shows Press Conference News & Notes

NJPW held a presser in Long Beach tonight with all of the details on their upcoming G1 Special shows on July 1st and July 2nd in Long Beach, California. They gave out a ton of details on what will happen during the specials, how they can be seen, the titles that will be determined and…


CM Punk Offered $1 Million To Return To Wrestling In The U.K.

A British promotion is going all out to try to convince one of wrestling's biggest recent stars to make his return to the ring. 5 Star Wrestling has reportedly offered CM Punk $1 million to return for a company tour that begins June 10. Punk last wrestled in 2014 for WWE. His final match was…