RKO OUTTA NOWHERE: CAN THE INTERNET SENSATION REGAIN THE TITLE?
By Marc Auker
World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) mega-star Randy Orton lost the WWE Championship to fellow wrestler Jinder Mahal at the Backlash pay-per-view (PPV) event back on May 21. Orton, commonly known as “The Viper,” squares off against Mahal at the upcoming Money in the Bank PPV to try to regain the belt. Continue reading
Wrestling In High Heels: WrestleMania 33 Thoughts
It is no secret that I have always been a huge WWE fan. I have been watching wrestling since high school, when The Rock and Stone Cold Steve Austin were the biggest names in the sport. Although I have not watched recently, (whose bright idea was it to put it on at the same time as The Bachelor and Dancing With The Stars, anyway?) I still am an avid fan. Continue reading
OLYMPICS IN HIGH HEELS: NEW PARTNERSHIP
STAMFORD, Conn. & MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – February 14, 2017 – NBC Olympics and SportsEngine have partnered with United World Wrestling (“UWW”) on a media rights agreement for 24 UWW events annually through 2020, all parties announced today. The agreement includes exclusive and extensive digital rights to the most prestigious wrestling events in the world, which will be live streamed by Trackwrestling, a division of SportsEngine, across desktops, mobile devices, tablets and connected TVs. NBC Sports will also present coverage of major events, including the annual World Championships, on NBCSN. Continue reading