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Former wrestler files lawsuit against WWE regarding head injuries

A lawsuit filed last week in the U.S. District Court of Oregon by former professional wrestler William Albert Haynes III (aka “Billy Jack” Haynes) citing class action status related to “head injuries occurring in former and current WWE wrestlers” per the lawsuit. Read more »

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WWE announces 731K total WWEN subs for 3rd Quarter

The WWE announced its 3rd Quarter ratings on Thursday as it reported a net loss of $5.9 million ($0.08 a share) compared to net income of $2.4 million ($0.03 a share) from the third quarter in 2013.  The big news is that the WWE Network has not picked up subscribers as projected and now a new strategy has been implemented. Read more »

October 30, 2014 | Jason Cruz

Bellator 130 Live +3 up to 755,000

The Live + 3 viewership for Friday’s Bellator 130 drew the event up to 755,000 viewers with a peak viewership of 1,140,000 viewers according to a Nielsen source. Read more »

October 29, 2014 | Jason Cruz

Bellator 130: 640,000 viewers

Last Friday’s Bellator 130 which featured Emmanuel Newton defeating Linton Vassell drew 640,000 viewers according to Nielsen sources.  The peak viewership for the show was 930,000 viewers. Read more »

October 29, 2014 | Jason Cruz

Rousey-Zingano moves to LA on February 28th

Dana White announced via Instagram on Wednesday that the Ronda Rousey-Cat Zingano fight originally announced for UFC 182 will now be the co-main event for UFC 184 set for Los Angeles on February 28, 2015. Read more »

October 29, 2014 | Jason Cruz

TUF 20 Episode 5: up 280,000 viewers

The adjusted ratings for last week’s TUF 20 episode 5 drew it up another 280,000 viewers for a total of 789,000.  The Live +3 numbers are an addition of 55% from the overnight rating. Read more »

October 29, 2014 | Jason Cruz