Category: News

Tough Enough available live on YouTube

WWE fans around the world, including New Zealand, will be able to watch the new season of Tough Enough live on YouTube. Chris Jericho heads a star-studded Tough Enough line-up as host of the reality series, now in its sixth season, with Daniel Bryan, Hulk Hogan, and Paige serving a...

Wrestling Spectacular director talks Bushwhackers on LiveSport

With New Zealanders still buzzing about The Bushwhackers, film-maker Adam Simpson will appear on Radio LiveSport tomorrow morning to discuss the pair’s induction into the WWE Hall of Fame. Mr Simpson is the director of Wrestling Spectacular: A Kiwi Century on the Mat, an upcoming documentary which will examine the...

WWE Network available in New Zealand

After months of waiting, WWE Network is now available in New Zealand as well as 170 other countries and territories throughout the world. The Network went live for audiences outside the United States at 1am this morning, giving Kiwis access to an in-depth video library including every WWE, WCW, and...

WWE Network launches in New Zealand this month

The WWE Network will be available in New Zealand in just over one week. WWE announced the launch date for the Network in New Zealand, and 170 other locations, in its second-quarter earnings report, released Friday, August 1. The relevant section of the report reads: International Availability: The Company plans...

Eric Young talks Slammiversary, versatility, world title, more

TNA World Heavyweight Champion Eric Young took part in a conference call last Thursday to promote the TNA Slammiversary pay-per-view. Young will defend his title in a triple threat steel cage match at the event in Dallas, Texas today. On being versatile: “I’ve been on TV every week for over...

The Wolves talk TNA, team origins, childhood influences, hair-dye, more

TNA Tag Team Champions The Wolves, Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards, took part in a conference call last week to promote the One Night Only: Joker’s Wild 2 pay-per-view event. The Wolves face a reunited Beer Money, Bobby Roode and James Storm, with the winning team advancing to a battle...

Magnus and Samoa Joe discuss TNA Lockdown, world title, Japan, more

TNA World Champion Magnus and Samoa Joe took part in a conference call last Thursday to promote TNA Lockdown. Magnus will defend the TNA World Championship against Samoa Joe inside a steel cage in the Lockdown main event. Magnus on being the last match on the Lockdown card: “I think...

WWE Network will be available in New Zealand

It’s the biggest development in sports entertainment history, and it’s coming to New Zealand. WWE announced the much-anticipated WWE Network at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada yesterday, with appearances from Mr McMahon, Stone Cold Steve Austin, Triple H, Shawn Michaels and John Cena. The network is the...

Bobby Roode talks TNA 10: The Reunion

Former TNA World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode took part in a conference call to promote the 10: The Reunion pay-per-view event earlier this month. On his first match in TNA:  My very first night working for the company was a very interesting night. It was before I came in in...

Help fund ‘Headlocked: The Last Territory’ on Kickstarter

“If you’ve been a fan of wrestling for any length of time, you’re forced to defend your fandom to people. It’s a very polarizing thing. People generally either love it or hate it. When it’s all said and done, I want Headlocked to be my defense of my wrestling fandom....