Wrestling

STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE has announced financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2020.

“During the fourth quarter, we continued to produce live content in new ways, which successfully increased audience interaction and engagement,” said Vince McMahon, WWE chairman & CEO. “As we continued to adapt our business to the changing media environment, we completed an important agreement to license WWE Network content to Peacock, which we expect will expand the reach of our brands and enhance the value of our content.”

Feb 08, 2021 18:02
CORSIER-SUR-VEVEY, Switzerland: United World Wrestling has confirmed that due to the recent adverse ruling by the Court of Arbitration for Sport towards the Russian Anti-Doping Agency, the location of the 2022 and 2023 Senior World Championships have been shuffled. 
Feb 05, 2021 19:02
NEW DELHI: Former WWE superstar 'The Great Khali' has joined Indian celebrity engagement app Unlu,  Khali (real name Dalip Singh Rana), a one time Punjab policeman also who comes from a humble background, created history by becoming the first Indian WWE World champion. His journey from a small village to becoming an international name has inspired many.
Jan 29, 2021 17:01
Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN), home to the best of WWE action in India, will telecast WWE Royal Rumble on February 1, 2021. The event held at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida will be aired in the Indian subcontinent on SONY TEN 1 (in English) and SONY TEN 3 (in Hindi) channels from 5.30 am IST. 
Jan 27, 2021 13:01
LAS VEGAS: UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, Tuesday announced a new, multi-year licensing agreement with Panini America, the world’s largest licensed sports and entertainment collectibles company.  The agreement ends UFC’s relationship with Topps, which had held the contract since 2009.  
Jan 25, 2021 15:01
NEW DELHI: The Sports Authority of India (SAI) director-general Sandip Pradhan has said that the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for competitions has to be adhered to strictly.
Jan 18, 2021 17:01
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE has announced upcoming host cities for its annual pop culture extravaganza, WrestleMania, from 2021-23.
Jan 14, 2021 12:01
DUBAI, UAE: Abu Dhabi Media, the UAE's leading public service broadcaster, and STARZPLAY, the region's fastest-growing subscription video on-demand service, Wednesday announced a strategic partnership to live-stream UFC events across the MENA. The launch comes ahead of UFC Fight Island's return to Abu Dhabi from January 16, and the eagerly anticipated bout between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier on January 24.
Jan 13, 2021 12:01
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) will commemorate India’s Republic Day with the premiere of WWE Superstar Spectacle, an unprecedented two-hour television special event for India featuring WWE's Indian superstars alongside Superstars and Legends from Raw, SmackDown and NXT. 
Jan 08, 2021 19:01
MUMBAI: Discovery India's sports channel Eurosport has secured the India territory rights to Japan’s No.1 and world’s second-largest pro-wrestling property - New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW). 
Dec 08, 2020 13:12
LAUSANNE: The executive board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Monday approved the event programme and athlete quotas for the Olympic Games Paris 2024, which are centred on gender equality and youth.