#AndNEW: Ronda Rousey Wins SmackDown Women’s Championship at WrestleMania Backlash

In the sole title match of WrestleMania Backlash, Ronda Rousey challenged Charlotte Flair for the SmackDown Women’s Championship. This “I Quit” Match was a rematch from their WrestleMania 38 encounter, where Flair successfully retained the championship. However, the “Rowdy” one wasn’t quite done with “The Queen,” which continued their feud. From a volatile contract signing […] READ MORE

Preview: WWE — WrestleMania Backlash (5/8/22)


The first Premium Live Event (or a PPV) since WrestleMania has arrived for WWE as it’s time for WrestleMania Backlash. Despite holding both the WWE and Universal Championships, the Undisputed WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns will not be defending any of his gold but will instead team up with The Bloodline for a special six-main […] READ MORE

Preview: WWE SmackDown (4/22/22) – Lumberjack Match


WWE‘s Friday Night SmackDown is here once more! This week, the show is live from the MVP Arena in Albany, New York. In addition to tonight’s episode of SmackDown, next week’s edition of SmackDown will also be filmed tonight, as the WWE roster heads overseas for a schedule clashing London show next Friday (why they […] READ MORE

Preview: WWE SmackDown (4/8/22) – New Era of SmackDown Begins, Though Not Exactly


It is Friday already and the WWE‘s Friday Night SmackDown returns not even a week removed from a pretty well-received WrestleMania 38. As is typically the case post-WrestleMania, the WWE is building tonight’s SmackDown as the beginning of a “new era” though, as we all know, it’s really not. Indeed, each of SmackDown’s champions retained […] READ MORE

How WWE Built Bianca Belair’s WrestleMania 38 Victory


Creating a genuinely beloved and successful babyface champion is no easy task in the current pro wrestling climate. So far, the nascent decade of the 2020s has seen the heralded rise and ignominious flame-outs of the respective championship reigns of New Japan Pro-Wrestling’s Kota Ibushi and WWE’s Big E. Both were fan favorites whose actual […] READ MORE

Preview: WWE — WrestleMania 38 Saturday (4/2/22)


Believe it or not, WrestleMania 38 begins Saturday night. Called “The Most Stupendous Two-Night WrestleMania in History,” WWE has put together a two-night event that carries the excitement of a usual WrestleMania in some ways but not others. WrestleMania Saturday consists of both women’s title matches, a surprise match for Seth “Freakin” Rollins, and the […] READ MORE

WWE and Fathom Events Partner to Bring WrestleMania 38 to the Big Screen


Continuing a trend that has recently seen both WWE and AEW bring their PPVs to the big screen, WWE announced a new partnership with Fathom Events to broadcast both nights of WrestleMania 38  live in movie theatres across the United States. See the full announcement below: STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE (NYSE: WWE) and Fathom Events […] READ MORE