Royal Rumble weekend kicks off with NXT TakeOver: Phoenix live from the Talking Stick Arena in Phoenix, Arizona! Every NXT Title is on the line including Tommaso Ciampa defending the NXT Championship against former Champion Aleister Black plus Shayna Baszler defends the NXT Women’s Championship against the undefeated […]
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The road to WrestleMania begins this weekend in Phoenix for NXT TakeOver: Phoenix and WWE Royal Rumble! Josh and Erik give you their predictions for each match and some fantasy booking to lead us into Mania. They also discuss the rumor of Ronda Rousey exiting WWE after Mania […]
Daniel Bryan turned heel just before Survivor Series last year. Bryan kicked Styles low, won the WWE Championship, and went on to face Brock Lesnar at the PPV. Now, Bryan says he wants to be the most hated man in WWE and that means being more hated than […]
This Sunday, at WWE’s Royal Rumble event, Finn Balor will face off against ‘The Beast Incarnate’ Brock Lesnar. The two will clash for the WWE Universal Championship. Balor was inserted into the matchup after winning a Fatal 4-Way to fill Braun Strowman’s spot. Strowman lost the opportunity thanks […]
Before the show begins Aiden English is introduced as the newest member of the 205 Live commentary team. Gran Metalik vs. Humberto Carrillo: There was a really cool move for move sequence at the beginning that ended in a stalemate. Carrillo came off the top rope with a moonsault […]
NXT Superstar Otis Dozovic has been removed from the Worlds Collide tournament that will take place during Royal Rumble Axxess this coming weekend. This may well be due to his main roster call-up. Otis’ replacement has been confirmed as Shane Thorne. WWE has confirmed that the tournament will begin […]
The January 22nd, 2018 edition of WWE SmackDown Live took place at the Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita, KS. – The broadcast team welcomes us to the last stop before Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view, and then Becky Lynch comes out to the ring to kick off the show. […]