Dave Meltzer Match Ratings have all been taken from the March 1, 2024, edition of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter. NJPW THE NEW BEGINNING IN SAPPORO FEBRUARY 23 – Toru Yano & Tomoya vs Tomoaki Honma & Takuma Kato: * Zack Sabre Jr vs Yuji Nagata: **.5 House of Torture (Ren Narita, Yoshinobu Kanemaru, & Yujiro […]
‘The Icon’ discusses rewriting his final chapter in AEW. This upcoming Sunday at the Greensboro Coliseum, ‘The Icon’ Sting will compete in his retirement match as he teams up with Darby Allin to defend the AEW World Tag Team Championship against The Young Bucks at Revolution. Prior to his AEW arrival, it was believed that
‘The Rainmaker’ will soon be All Elite according to the latest reports. Former IWGP World Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada’s contract with New Japan Pro Wrestling expired on January 31st. AEW are believed to have long held an interest in securing his signature, with Fightful Select confirming earlier this month that he is indeed heading to
Rob Van Dam Praises AEW Talent, Reveals They Went Out Of Their Way To Make Him Feel Appreciated And Welcome
RVD appreciates his time spent with All Elite Wrestling. Last Wednesday’s episode of AEW Dynamite saw Rob Van Dam make yet another appearance for the promotion, teaming with FTR to take on the team of AEW World Champion Samoa Joe, Swerve Strickland, and Adam Page. During this week’s episode of the 1 of a Kind
RAW’s move to Netflix looks to help WWE expand to a global market. Since NXT UK was officially shut down in September, Europe has been without an NXT brand, although an NXT Europe has long been speculated upon as something WWE are eventually planning. On the latest TKO earnings call, a question was asked about
Mark Shapira has commented on Vince McMahon. Vince McMahon resigned from his position as TKO Executive Chairman on January 26th following new revelations within a lawsuit filed by former WWE employee Janel Grant the day prior, although the 78-year-old still has a significant portion of the voting power thanks to his controlling shares in stock.
WWE are on the hunt for a temporary home for RAW. In January 2025, Monday Night RAW is set to move to Netflix, however the show will stop airing on the USA Network starting in October 2024, which has understandably led to speculation from fans as to where the show will air from October to
TKO have announced their 2023 financial results. TKO Group, the parent company of both WWE & UFC, announced their financial results for 2023 yesterday. The company became publicly traded in September of last year following the completion of the merger between the two sports and entertainment titans. TKO’s full financial statement can be read below:
McIntyre’s future still remains unclear. Last night’s episode of Monday Night RAW saw Elimination Chamber winner Drew Mclntyre state that he’d suffered a ruptured eardrum in the process of defeating Bobby Lashley, Logan Paul, Kevin Owens, Randy Orton, and LA Knight to secure his WWE World Heavyweight Championship match against Seth Rollins at WrestleMania 40.
WrestlePurists Match Ratings are decided by working out the average star rating submitted by our list of contributors. WRESTLER OF THE WEEK: RANDY ORTON MATCH OF THE WEEK: STUKA JR VS MASCARA DORADA WWE RAW FEBRUARY 19 – Drew Mclntyre vs Cody Rhodes: ***.5 DIY & Awesome Truth vs The Judgement Day: ***.25 Ivar vs