WWE is set to tape the pre-Christmas edition of RAW on Tuesday, December 17 in Sioux City, Iowa. The taped show will air on Monday, December 23, according to @Wrestlevotes. All WWE talents are scheduled to have some time off between Sunday, December 22 and Thursday, December 26. The SmackDown episode on Friday, December 27 will air live.… Read More WWE Talents To Receive Time Off During Christmas Week
It looks like the weekly WWE NXT TV show could be hitting the road soon. There has been a lot of talk about taking the black & yellow brand on the road each Wednesday night, according to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter. WWE officials are reportedly looking at running arenas with around 5,000-seat capacities, similar to what AEW has been… Read More WWE NXT TV To Begin Airing From Bigger Arenas Soon?
Tonight’s WWE NXT will air live from Full Sail Live in Winter Park, Florida on USA Network. * Lio Rush challenges Drew Gulak for the NXT Crusierweight Championship tomorrow night * Kushida and WALTER to clash on NXT * Isaiah “Swerve” Scott to battle Roderick Strong * How will Finn Bálor’s arrival impact NXT? * How will… Read More WWE NXT Preview 10/9/19
Wednesday’s WWE NXT season premiere episode on the USA Network drew 891,000 viewers while the AEW Dynamite premiere episode on TNT drew 1.409 million viewers, according to Showbuzz Daily. AEW Dynamite viewership topped NXT by 58%. AEW ranked #2 in the Cable Top 150 18-49 demographic list, while NXT ranked #10. AEW ranked #16 in viewership, while NXT ranked #27 in viewership. This is the first week that both… Read More How Did AEW Dynamite And WWE NXT Do In Viewership For Their First Week Head-To-Head?
Triple H recently talked about the WWE Cruiserweight division possibly blending in with NXT and having the Cruiserweight Championship move under the NXT brand. That change went into effect this week, as the WWE Cruiserweight Championship has been re-branded as the NXT Cruiserweight Championship on WWE.com. Plus on last night’s NXT, they promoted a Crusierweight Championship for next week’s NXT between Cruiserweight Champion Drew… Read More WWE Makes Name Change To Cruiserweight Title?
Tommaso Ciampa made his highly-anticipated return to NXT on last night. The former NXT Champion resurfaced in dramatic fashion this evening following the conclusion of the main event tag team title match – which ended due to interference from Roderick Strong. Adam Cole hit the stage after the match was over to congratulate his stablemates,… Read More Tommaso Ciampa Returns To NXT Following Neck Injury
Former NXT Champion Finn Bálor made a surprise return to WWE NXT last night. Bálor confronted current NXT Champion Adam Cole following his victory over Matt Riddle in the opening match. Bálor proclaimed – “As of now, Finn Bálor is NXT.” Bálor’s last NXT match was on 30 July 2016, when he teamed with Shinsuke… Read More Finn Bálor Makes Surprise NXT Return