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WWE Crown Jewel

This is the beginning of the end of the Eva-lution

Fortunes can change in a hurry in sports entertainment. Here are three acts who are rising, and three who are falling, after a busy week in WWE.

Lesnar vs. Reigns is booked for Saudi Arabia

Crown Jewel gets its main event.

Rumor Roundup: Mick Foley heat, Queen of the Ring, manager Adam Cole, more!

The latest rumors, including heat on Mick Foley within WWE, dates for WWE draft and tournament shows, more on Adam Cole as a manager on the main roster, Danielson’s decision to sign with AEW, and more!

Rumor Roundup: McMahon & Prichard producing NXT, WrestleMania 38, QotR, more!

The latest rumors, including lots of notes on yesterday’s big news about the NXT rebrand, two night ‘Manias sticking around, a name for the Queen of the Ring, and more!

Rumor Roundup: Daniel Bryan AEW debut, Sasha Banks, Goldberg/Lashley, more!

The latest rumors, including new plans for announcing Bryan Danielson is All Elite, when The Boss should be back on SmackDown, where a big rematch will take place, Adam Cole free agency news, and more!

Goldberg says he needs knee surgery, and to take Lashley’s soul

WWE’s laying out the next steps in this feud, which looks like it will involve a non-title match in Saudi Arabia where the legend makes the champ pay for attacking his 15 year old son Gage.

WWE settles more lawsuits related to Saudi Arabia business dealings

It looks like WWE is willing to pay a lot more money to make sure the public doesn’t know what really happened with the Crown Jewel 2019 travel debacle.

Britt Baker takes a shot at WWE’s ‘blood money’ deal with Saudi Arabia

Britt Baker uses Rebel’s injury to take a shot at WWE’s controversial business deal with the Saudi Arabian government.

HBK finally regrets his disappointing comeback match in Saudi Arabia

Shawn Michaels admits that his comeback match in Saudi Arabia was a mistake.

WWE settles lawsuit dealing with Saudi relationship, Crown Jewel return

The company admits nothing, but does pay $39 million to an investor group to put the case - which included a wrestler’s testimony he was told their 2019 flight from Riyadh was held up by a dispute between Vince McMahon & the Crown Prince - behind them.

Jericho names WWE Saudi Arabia match ‘the worst I ever saw’

It might not be the one you think, though! Check out his pick, and see how his answer ties into why he joined AEW.

WWE lawyer, former announcer in war of words over Saudi lawsuit

While we await a judge’s opinion, the court of public opinion remains in session.

WWE moves to dismiss Saudi lawsuit; claim it’s based on ‘speculation’ and ‘hearsay’

Vince’s lawyers don’t think much of ‘wrestling-focused websites’.

WWE lawyer responds to former wrestler’s ‘phony’ story about Saudi trip

Jerry McDevitt fires back in a statement which disputes the testimony of ‘CW2’ and outlines the company’s legal strategy.

Anonymous ‘former WWE wrestler’ confirms plane ‘detained’ after Crown Jewel

An investor lawsuit brings the story of what happened at the Riyadh airport last October back into the conversation, and it doesn’t corroborate WWE’s story about simple mechanical issues.

Rusev won a match on pay-per-view for the first time since 2016

His losing streak is finally over.

Crown Jewel was the shortest Saudi Arabia show yet

Here is a breakdown of WWE's latest pay-per-view (PPV) with a detailed look at exactly how much time each match was given.

Here’s The Young Bucks spoofing WWE’s Saudi travel nightmare

This bit from the latest Being The Elite will probably cause people to have some feelings one way or the other.

Rusev is definitely going back to Saudi Arabia with WWE

The money is just too good. Other things too, though, he says.

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Cageside Community Ratings: Crown Jewel

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Graves’ version of WWE/Saudi tale probably won’t change anyone’s mind

But hopefully this story is almost ready to exit the news cycle.

Seth describes WWE backstage meeting, denies speaking at all

Rollins tells his side of the story.

Latest on Vince’s talent meeting, WWE/Saudi situation & Rah Rah Rollins

More talk, but it seems we probably know what we’re going to know at this point.

Rumor Roundup: Vince meeting with talent over Saudi situation, Rollins, Orton, more!

The latest rumors, including what went down backstage between the boss and his team before Raw, Seth’s role, another possible sign Randy might be unhappy, and more!

Natalya parrots the company line on WWE travel debacle in Saudi Arabia

When asked about it, she wouldn’t stray from blaming "mechanical issues."

WWE and Saudi Arabia renew their vows

As rumors about trouble in their relationship start to reach the mainstream press, the company and their big client in the Middle East issue a statement committing to keeping and growing their partnership.

WWE denies Saudi payment dispute led to cutting local Crown Jewel feed

The company is working hard to control the story.

Seth Rollins says he’ll address his future on Raw

His loss to Bray Wyatt has kind of gotten lost in the news cycle, but Rollins says he’ll bring it up himself tonight.

AJ confirms mechanical issues, still has questions about Saudi travel drama

The veteran jumped on his gaming channel last night and shed some light on the situation which has dominated the wrestling conversation since Friday morning.

Rumor Roundup: Brock Lesnar quitting SmackDown, NXT invasion, more!

The latest rumors, including why Lesnar quit SmackDown, how that came about, was the NXT invasion stuff already planned, and more!

What happens Monday?

The situation with WWE wrestlers being left stranded in Saudi Arabia could come to a head at Raw in New York.

Cageside Community Star Ratings: 20-Man Battle Royal

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