STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE Wednesday announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2023. while strategically, the highlight of the quarter was the sale of the company to Endeavor, on the financial side, earnings were down on all fronts - revenue, operating income, adjusted OIBDA and net income.
Apr 18, 2023 19:04
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE and Fanatics Tuesday announced an expansion of their existing comprehensive, long-term sports and entertainment partnership, which will now see Fanatics assume operations of WWE’s global event merchandise business. The new deal will kick off on May 1 before WWE’s premium live event, Backlash.
Apr 05, 2023 19:04
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE has declared WrestleMania 39 as the most-successful and highest-grossing event in company history. The two-night, sold-out event at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles set new records for viewership, gate, sponsorship, merchandise and social media.
Apr 03, 2023 16:04
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.: Endeavor Group Holdings, Inc. and World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE) Monday announced that they have signed a definitive agreement to form a new, publicly listed company consisting of two complementary, global sports and entertainment brands: UFC and WWE.
Mar 29, 2023 15:03
MUMBAI: Sony Sports returns with WWE WrestleMania 39, the biggest sports-entertainment spectacle of the year for the network. The upcoming edition of the premium live event will be showcased along with a week of action with WWE SmackDown, WWE Raw and WWE NXT LIVE on Sony Sports Ten 1 (English), Sony Sports Ten 3 (Hindi), and Sony Sports Ten 4 (Tamil & Telugu) channels.
Feb 08, 2023 20:02
STAMFORD, Conn., February 7, 2023 – WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced that Ford Field in Detroit will host SummerSlam on Saturday, August 5. SummerSlam marks the first WWE event to be held at Ford Field since WrestleMania in 2007 and the first SummerSlam to take place in the state of Michigan since 1993.
Feb 03, 2023 19:02
WWE chief executive Nick Khan has offered an update on the entertainment major's long in the pipeline plans to host a large-scale live event in India, which were majorly stalled by the COVID pandemic.
Jan 11, 2023 19:01
WWE, the world's largest pro-wrestling company, has reportedly been sold to Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund. Reports of the sale emerged hours after Stephanie McMahon announced her resignation from her roles as chairwoman and co-CEO of the company and her father Vince McMahon returned as chairman of the board. Co-CEO Nick Khan will now serve as WWE CEO.
Dec 14, 2022 19:12
MUMBAI: Sony Sports Network, official broadcaster of WWE in India, has launched its new campaign - ‘WWE, 100% Shudh Sports Entertainment’ - featuring WWE Superstar Drew McIntyre along with South star Karthi and Bollywood actor John Abraham. Conceptualized in-house, Sony Sports Network has rolled out the campaign to "engage viewers and strengthen their connection" with the sports entertainment property.
Nov 08, 2022 17:11
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE, in conjunction with its Sub-Saharan Africa broadcast partner SuperSport, has announced a continent-wide talent search to find Africa’s next WWE Superstar. The campaign was announced Tuesday in Lagos, Nigeria, the host city for a multi-day tryout in February 2023.
Nov 03, 2022 16:11
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE has released financial results for its third quarter 2022 ended September 30. Per the full report, WWE listed revenue for the quarter as $304.6 million, an increase of 19% over the previous quarter.