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Cody Rhodes talks WWE Clash at The Castle

Ahead of tickets for the highly-anticipated WWE Clash at The Castle event going on sale, WWE Superstar Cody Rhodes – who made his triumphant return to the company at WrestleMania 38 – shared his thoughts on the UK spectacle, and the goals he’s set for himself now that he’s back with the WWE brand. Presale […]

May 18, 2022By Nik Roseveare

WWE reports record Q1

WWE has published its financial results for its first quarter ended March 31st 2022. Revenue for the entertainment giant increased 27 per cent to $333.4 million (€315.4m), primarily due to the timing of a large-scale international event as well as higher ticket sales due to the return of ticketed audiences at live events. These increases […]

May 6, 2022By Nik Roseveare

Sasha Banks, Naomi talk WWE Cardiff event… and Nandos

As an assemble of WWE superstars once again descended upon the UK, Advanced-Television took part in a press conference with WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Sasha Banks and Naomi ahead of their participation of a live show at The O2 Arena on April 29th. Before news broke of the upcoming UK stadium show being branded […]

April 30, 2022By Nik Roseveare

Data: WrestleMania 38 watched by 56m+ in India

Figures released by BARC show that WrestleMania 38 was seen by 56.1 million people in India on the Sony Sports Network. Total viewership of the premium event, which took place on April 2nd and 3rd at the AT&T Stadium in Dallas, was up by 29 per cent year-on-year in India, compared with WrestleMania 37 in […]

April 19, 2022By Nik Roseveare

WrestleMania trumps Super Bowl on social media

WrestleMania 38 has already proven to be a huge success for WWE, setting attendance and revenue records – and now data shows it also set new social media records. Stephanie McMahon, WWE’s Chief Brand Officer, commented: “As the numbers continue to come in, WrestleMania 38 has now broken social media records, beating out Super Bowl […]

April 12, 2022By Nik Roseveare

Cardiff to host WWE PPV in September

WWE had confirmed long-running rumours that the first major WWE stadium event to be held in the UK in more than 30 years will emanate from Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, on September 3rd. Located in the heart of Cardiff, the capital of Wales – the Principality Stadium is a state-of-the-art, multi-faceted event destination and […]

April 12, 2022By Nik Roseveare

WWE appoints Collins General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

WWE has announced that Elisebeth Collins has been named General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, reporting to Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon. She succeeds Samira Shah, who is departing the company. Collins joins WWE from Caterpillar, the publicly traded manufacturer, where she served as a Deputy General Counsel. At Caterpillar, she led a global team of […]

April 7, 2022

WrestleMania 38 sets revenue & attendance records

WWE has announced that WrestleMania 38 – which took place April 2nd and 3rd at the AT&T Stadium in Dallas – is officially the company’s highest-grossing and most-attended event in company history. WWE’s annual pop-culture extravaganza saw 156,352 fans converge in Dallas over the course of the two nights, surpassing the previous gate and attendance records […]

April 5, 2022By Nik Roseveare

Ice Wars signs with FITE

FITE and Hockey Enforcers USA, a live sporting events and production company, have announced an exclusive agreement to stream Ice Wars International’s first event via Pay-Per-View. Ice Wars is a new combat sport described as prize fighting on ice – taking an age-old part of the game many fans love and making it the main […]

March 31, 2022

WWE: What makes a great entrance track?

To celebrate Stone Cold Steve Austin’s widely anticipated return to WrestleMania, WWE enlisted the expertise of Musicologist at Berklee College of Music, Joe Bennett, to break down the Texas Rattle’s snake entrance music, as well as four of the most popular entrance themes in WWE today. WrestleMania 38 takes place on April 2nd and 3rd […]

March 31, 2022