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WWE Interested In Purchasing Fite TV

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WWE is reportedly interested in purchasing Fite TV streaming network.

According to Dave Meltzer in the latest edition of The Wrestling Observer Newsletter, WWE does have up-coming meetings with Fite TV as their is interest in purchasing the streaming platform.

Fite TV specializing is pro-wrestling, boxing and MMA iPPV events, and has teamed up with leading independent wrestling promotions as well as ROH, IMPACT, and AEW in the past.

WWE has had recent interest in purchasing Fite TV to the point there are meetings upcoming regarding it. What that would mean isn’t clear, as could they just own it thinking it’s a good future business and have it run separately, or incorporate it into a higher tiered network

It’s unknown if WWE wants to purchase it to run it as a separate entity, or incorporate it into the WWE Network.  As of right now no deal is done, and all that is set is a meeting between the two parties.

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Reason Vince McMahon Is Missing WWE TV This Week

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Vince McMahon is absent from WWE television this week due to obligations with XFL.

According to Dave Meltzer, Vince McMahon was not present on RAW last night, and will not be attending SmackDown tonight due to preparing for a major XFL announcement on Wednesday.

XFL will be announcing team names and logos at 12:30 pm ET. The reveal will be seen on XFL social media platforms as well as FoxSports.com and ESPN.com

The XFL league is set to begin February 2020.

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Ronda Rousey Nearly Severs Finger On Set Of TV Show (Graphic Photo)

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Ronda Rousey’s middle finger was nearly severed during filming of the television show 9-1-1.

The former RAW Women’s Champion suffered injury to her ring and middle finger according to TMZ. Rousey reportedly slammed a door on her fingers while shooting a scene for the show in Mexico.

As seen in the photo below, Rousey’s middle finger was almost severed as result of the injury. Her middle finger was broken, and her ring finger suffered a fractured tip.

 

Rousey was rushed to hospital, where her middle finger was repaired with a bolt and screws. She went back to work the next day.

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NXT on USA Network TV Taping Update, How To Watch Outside U.S.

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WWE officially announced NXT’s move to USA Network this morning. The company sent out a press release, and posted the news on all digital platforms.

The company has re-scheduled television tapings originally set for 9/11 and 9/12, moving them to 9/18 and 9/25, the first two live episodes airing on USA Network.

NXT utilizes a different platform for ticketing its Full Sail University shows, and according to the ticket website, both events are sold out.  Those who have tickets for the 9/11 and 9/12 shows automatically have their tickets honoured for the 9/18 and 9/28 USA Network events.

WWE has yet to strike any agreements with cable providers outside the U.S for NXT.  The company will continue to air NXT on the WWE Network on a 24-hour tape delay. WWE Network will air episodes of weekly NXT television every Thursday at 8 pm ET. WWE Network subscribers will be sent notices regarding this change.

NXT’s first episode on USA Network will air live from Full Sail University on September 18

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