Category: Tours

NJPW stars coming to New Zealand

Some of the biggest stars of New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) are coming to New Zealand. Bullet Club, Hiroshi Tanahashi, and Kazuchika Okada are the first three names announced for a Sakura Events card, in partnership with NJPW, to be held at The Trusts Arena in Auckland on Saturday, November 12....

World Tour Report: Sheamus’ message for Kiwi fans

Former WWE World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus is coming back to New Zealand this August, and he’s got a message for Kiwi fans. “What’s the craic, New Zealand?” Sheamus asked in a new World Tour Report uploaded to WWE’s YouTube channel. “This is the Celtic Warrior, Sheamus, and I’m here to...

No WWE NZ tour in 2012

No WWE NZ tour in 2012

NZPWI has confirmed with Dainty Consolidated Entertainment, the promoters of Australasian WWE live events, that there will be no New Zealand date for WWE’s 2012 tour to Australia. No reason has been given for the lack of New Zealand shows, however DCE did tell NZPWI “WWE are likely to return...

Cena retains against R-Truth at Vector

In front of a packed crowd, John Cena defeated R-Truth to retain the WWE Championship after hitting the Attitude Adjustment for the victory. After the match, CM Punk stormed the ring, attacking the champion from behind. Punk’s allies then made their way to the ring and proceeded to beat down...

WWE apologises for autograph no-show

More than 400 fans waited in line yesterday afternoon to attend the WWE World Tour autograph session with former World Heavyweight Champion Jack Swagger and the WWE Divas the Bella Twins, only to hear that the signing session had been cancelled due to flight delays. WWE and Shock Entertainment released...

WWE World Tour Australian Results

WWE Champion John Cena has retained his title against R-Truth four nights in a row. CM Punk interrupted the match in the closing moments of WWE’s Adelaide World Tour event, but failed to cost Cena the title. WWE World Tour Sydney Results: Rey Mysterio def. CM Punk Beth Phoenix &...

Facebook exclusive: Have your question asked to a WWE Superstar

As reported earlier, NZPWI editor-in-chief Dion McCracken will be interviewing several WWE Superstars in Auckland this Wednesday for a SKY Television exclusive project. And, in an NZPWI Facebook exclusive, you could have your question asked to Alex Riley, Evan Bourne, Jack Swagger or the Bella Twins! Simply “like” NZPWI on...

WWE Superstars confirmed for meet and greet

Former World Heavyweight Champion Jack Swagger and WWE Divas the Bella Twins have been confirmed for this Wednesday’s meet and greet at JB Hi-Fi on Queen Street. There are limited tickets for the meet and greet, with tickets running out fast. The Superstar meet and greet starts at 3.30pm at...

Dion McCracken to interview WWE Superstars for SKY

NZPWI founder Dion McCracken is set to interview the Superstars of WWE this Wednesday exclusively for SKY Television. Although details are up in the air, McCracken is expected to interview the Bella Twins and Jack Swagger at their JB Hi-Fi autograph signing, and Alex Riley and Evan Bourne at Vector...