Best Of 2018 Episode Of 2015 Live Airing Next Week
The WWE pre-taped next week’s RAW and Smackdown Live this past week in Sacramento and Fresno, CA. They did not tape any matches for the 205 Live episode set to air on December 26th.
The WWE plans on airing a Best Of 2018 special next Wednesday at 7pm EST on the WWE Network. The program will feature the a recap of the best 205 Live matches of the year.
Matt Riddle Booked For MSG Holiday Tour
The WWE returns to Madison Square Garden on December 26th for their Holiday Tour. Matt Riddle has replaced Johnny Gargano in a special 10-Man NXT match scheduled for the event.
WWE Madison Square Garden Holiday Tour – Updated Match Card
- WWE Intercontinental Championship: Seth Rollins vs. Dean Ambrose (Steel Cage Match)
- RAW Women’s Championship: Ronda Rousey vs. Nia Jax
- Triple Threat Match: Finn Balor vs. Dolph Ziggler vs. Drew McIntyre
- Elias vs. Bobby Lashley
- NXT Mega Tag Team Match: Pete Dunne, Ricochet, Aleister Black, Velveteen Dream & Matt Riddle vs. The Undisputed Era & Tommaso Ciampa
- RAW Tag Team Title Match: Bobby Roode and Chad Gable vs. AOP
- Natalya, Sasha Banks, Bayley & Ember Moon vs. The Riott Squad & Mickie James
- Plus John Cena is scheduled to return to action.
Ronda Rousey WWE 24 Special Coming In January
PWInsider is reporting the WWE will air the next WWE 24 docuseries featuring Ronda Rousey. The last special that aired was back in June, which featured The Hardy Boys.
The episode is scheduled to air on the WWE Network following the Royal Rumble on January 27th
AEW’s Tony Khan Reponds To CM Punk And Takes Shots At WWE’s Saudi Arabia Travel Issues
Tony Khan Throws Shade At WWE
Earlier today, CM Punk announced “no one is safe” on tomorrow’s edition of WWE Backstage.
Punk plans on speaking his mind during his first official appearance as an analyst on WWE’s late night studio show on FS1.
Punk stated, “It IS weird trying to catch up on 5+ years of rasslin’, I’m doing what I can. There’s bright spots, mostly women from what I can tell. There’s BAD too. I’m gonna talk about it, and no one is safe. Join us.” He tagged Renee Young, Booker T, WWE on FOX, Vince McMahon, and Tony Khan in his tweet,
Tony Khan responded by throwing shade at WWE’s recent travel incident in Saudi Arabia.
Khan replied, “No one is safe? Sounds like a plane full of wrestlers in Saudi Arabia!”
No one is safe? Sounds like a plane full of wrestlers in Saudi Arabia!
— Tony Khan (@TonyKhan) November 18, 2019
WWE Backstage will air on FS1 at 11 pm ET with host Booker T and Renee Young. Former WCW Champion David Arquette will be a guest, and take part in the “promo school” segment.
Report: Nikki Cross Signs Multi-Year WWE Contract Extension
Nikki Cross Signs New WWE Deal
One of WWE’s rising stars is planning to continue her year with the company for several more years.
According to Squared Circle Sirens, Nikki Cross has agreed to terms on a new deal with WWE. Cross has signed a multi-year contract extension with the company.
Cross originally signed with WWE in 2016, following a tryout the year before in London.
After spending two years on NXT as a mainstay in the SAnitY stable, Cross joined the main roster in 2018.
Nikki Cross joined forces with Alexa Bliss, winning her the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship, her first title reign since signing with the company.
Exact details and length her deal has yet to be revealed, but the report suggests she will be in the WWE for years to come.
AEW Announces Nine-Day “Bash at the Beach” Fan Extravaganza, Including Two Dynamite Specials
Today, AEW announced they will present two Dynamite shows under the ‘Bash At The Beach’ banner.
Bash at The Beach was a traditional WCW pay-per-view, which was trademarked by Cody Rhodes this past March.
AEW has teamed up with Chris Jericho’s ‘Rock N’ Rager’ at sea to present additional events during the annual cruise which travels from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas.
Check out the press release below.
Two Dynamite shows on Land & Sea Plus Nine Outrageous Days of Wrestling, Special Events, Live Music and Non-Stop Action from Miami to the Bahamas
MIAMI, FL (Nov. 18, 2019) — AEW today announced “Bash at the Beach,” an unprecedented, nine-day experience for superfans that features two Dynamite shows, a cruise onboard Chris Jericho’s tricked-out party ship, and non-stop entertainment in between.
The adventure begins on Wednesday, Jan. 15, when AEW Dynamite takes over the Watsco Center at the University of Miami for a Bash at the Beach themed episode, and continues with Chris Jericho’s Rock ‘N’ Wrestling Rager at Sea, sailing round-trip from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas, on Jan. 20-24.
High-octane bouts with the biggest names from AEW will be filmed from Jericho’s sold-out Norwegian Pearl ship, including the Jan. 22 episode of Dynamite on TNT. The history-making event will be bubbling with exclusive opportunities to meet AEW’s star-studded roster, as well as non-stop wrestling, rock ‘n’ roll, live podcasts, paranormal explorations, talent-hosted activities, autograph sessions, parties and more.
“AEW’s Bash at the Beach events will deliver nine unforgettable days of wrestling and much more from the hottest company in the business today,” said Chris Jericho. “Thousands of the Friends Of Jericho onboard the SOLD OUT ‘Rock N Wrestling Rager At Sea’ will have the experience of their lives, and now millions more will be able to watch AEW Dynamite along with us, as we break out the bubbly together from Miami to the Bahamas.”
Tickets for the Jan. 15 Bash at the Beach show in Miami go on sale this Friday, Nov. 22, at noon ET. Tickets for the show will be available for purchase exclusively at www.AEWTIX.com. For your chance to join the party at sea, sign up for the waitlist at www.chrisjerichocruise.com.
About AEW AEW is a new professional wrestling promotion headlined by members of The Elite (Cody & Brandi Rhodes, Matt & Nick Jackson, Kenny Omega and Hangman Page) and Chris Jericho and Jon Moxley. For the first time in many years, AEW is offering an alternative to mainstream wrestling, with a growing roster of world-class male and female wrestlers who are poised to bring new
spirit, freshness and energy to the industry. The inaugural event under the AEW banner was DOUBLE OR NOTHING in Las Vegas, followed by FYTER FEST in Daytona Beach, FIGHT FOR THE FALLEN in Jacksonville, ALL OUT in Chicago, and FULL GEAR in Baltimore. AEW is broadcasting two-hour weekly shows on TNT (U.S.) on Wednesdays from 8 to 10 p.m. ET. The action-packed matches take place in different cities across the nation each Wednesday. For more info, check out @AEWrestling (Twitter), @AllEliteWrestling (Instagram), /AllEliteWrestling (FB), AllEliteWrestling (YouTube).