Posts tagged with "SummerSlam"

Video: WWE Announces The Creation Of The “WWE Universal Title” On RAW

Posted by Matt Boone July 26, 2016 3 Comments

Watch as Stephanie McMahon and Mick Foley make a historic announcement on RAW.

Video: Finn Balor Makes RAW Debut, Earns A Spot In New SummerSlam Title Match

Posted by Matt Boone July 26, 2016 4 Comments

Watch as “The Demon” makes his RAW debut and wins two matches to earn a shot at a new RAW title.

WWE Announces SummerSlam Concert With Flo Rida To Benefit Connor’s Cure Charity

Posted by Matt Boone July 25, 2016 1 Comment

Stephanie McMahon announced that WWE will be holding a special concert featuring Flo Rida to benefit the Connor’s Cure charity during her recent appearance on “The Elvis Duran And The Morning Show.” Subsequently, WWE issued the following press release with comments from Stephanie McMahon, Flo Rida and other WWE executives. WWE SummerSlam concert featuring Flo […]

Two Matches For RAW, Lesnar/SummerSlam Note, Ryder Gets New Theme

Posted by Matt Boone July 6, 2016 0 Comment

– WWE has announced two matches for this coming Monday night’s edition of RAW. In United States Championship action, Rusev will be defending against Zack Ryder. Also confirmed for Monday’s RAW is Sasha Banks vs. Dana Brooke. – Speaking of Zack Ryder, the former WWE Intercontinental Champion debuted new theme music at Tuesday night’s WWE […]

Rumor On Lesnar’s SummerSlam Opponent, Update On Orton’s WWE Return

Posted by Matt Boone July 5, 2016 2 Comments

Longtime WWE Superstar Randy Orton, who has been on the sideline recovering from major surgery, is scheduled to visit the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida next week to train in preparation for his long-awaited WWE return. “The Viper” has been out of action since December of 2015, however recently it was noted that he […]

WWE Confirms Lesnar For SummerSlam, Opponent To Be Announced Thursday

Posted by Matt Boone July 5, 2016 3 Comments

WWE announces Lesnar for SummerSlam, opponent to be revealed on SmackDown.

UFC Star Paige VanZant Turns Down Offer To Work WWE SummerSlam PPV

Posted by Matt Boone June 24, 2016 0 Comment

via — UFC star and Dancing With The Stars runner-up Paige VanZant turns down WWE.

WWE Moving Royal Rumble PPV To Los Angeles For 2017

Posted by Matt Boone June 19, 2016 0 Comment

The 2017 WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view will be taking place on Sunday, January 22nd at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. L.A. had long been considered the regular setting for SummerSlam until Brooklyn proved to be a major success last year by selling out three straight nights in a row. It was then that […]

WWE SummerSlam To Be Four-Hour Event This Year

Posted by Matt Boone June 13, 2016 0 Comment

It looks like this year’s WWE SummerSlam event will once again be a four-hour spectacular. Ticketmaster is now displaying a 6pm start-time for the event, which is scheduled for August 21, 2016 from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Originally, Ticketmaster had the event listed for a 6:30pm start-time. As noted, WWE has confirmed […]

Brock Lesnar Wrestling At SummerSlam PPV In August Not Guaranteed Yet

Posted by Matt Boone June 7, 2016 0 Comment

Apparently Brock Lesnar competing at this year’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view event at the Barclays Center in August isn’t a guarantee just yet. According to Laz Benitez of the New York State Athletic Commission, Lesnar will need to be cleared by the commission after his UFC 200 fight with Mark Hunt on July 9th in Las […]

Report: WWE To Use UFC Women Fighters In Big Segment At SummerSlam?

Posted by Matt Boone June 6, 2016 0 Comment

via — Backstage news on WWE possibly using top UFC female fighters at SummerSlam in August.

Possible Brand Split Spoilers: Talent Advertised For “New Era” SD! On 8/23

Posted by Matt Boone May 27, 2016 0 Comment

As noted, SmackDown is scheduled to air live on Tuesday nights starting July 17th, with WWE planning to have another brand split/roster draft. With that said, the official Facebook page for The Mohegan Sun arena in Uncasville, Connecticut is advertising the following for the Tuesday, August 23rd, post-SummerSlam live edition of SmackDown: “The ‘New Era’ […]

SummerSlam Sold Out, Cena On TV, Wrestling Mentions At MTV Movie Awards

Posted by Eric Lynch April 11, 2016 0 Comment

– This year’s WWE SummerSlam event is already sold out at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY, and so is RAW the night after. SummerSlam 2016 takes place on August 21st. According to The Wrestling Observer Newsletter, The Barclays Center was set up to accommodate 13,438 fans for last year’s SummerSlam and the following RAW. […]

Mauro Ranallo Confirms WrestleMania Role, WWE SummerSlam Pre-Sale

Posted by Matt Boone March 30, 2016 0 Comment

– The WWE SummerSlam pre-sale is now underway. WWE issued “WWEAPP” as one of the passwords for the Ticketmaster pre-sale. The pre-sale is scheduled to end on Friday night at 10pm EST. The general ticket sale begins on Saturday at 10am EST. WWE SummerSlam 2016 takes place on Sunday, August 21st at the Barclays Center […]

Edge On Stephen Amell’s In-Ring Debut At SummerSlam, His Role In “The Flash” & More

Posted by Matt Boone October 6, 2015 0 Comment

WWE Hall Of Famer Edge (Adam Copeland) recently spoke to to promote his role as super villain Atom Smasher on the hit CW series, “The Flash,” which premieres on Tuesday night at 8pm EST. Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On how physical his role on “The Flash” was: “It was […]