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More Various News: WWE Hypes Ratings, Appearance Dates for Kevin Thorn, Eugene, the Highlanders, More

February 2, 2009 | Posted by Larry Csonka

– Both Kevin Thorn and Eugene will be touring Germany with the Saarland Wrestling Organization in June. Here are the dates and locations for the tour they are working:
* June 10th – Wiesbaden
* June 11th – Andernach
* June 12th – Idar-Oberstein
* June 13th – Saarlouis

– On March 6th, Chris Masters is booked for the Big Time Wrestling event in Newark, California.

– The Highlanders will be working the Pure Wrestling Association events on February 20th in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada and February 22nd in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

– Charlie Haas, Umaga and Jackie Gayda-Haas have officially opened up their Custom Muscle Nutrition store in Texas. For more information, head over to custom-muscle.com.

– WWE sent out the following press release today:

WWE®: Male Ratings Champ

World Wrestling Entertainment®’s television programming is number one among males on all of broadcast television on Friday nights; number one among males on all of cable television on Monday Nights; and number one among male viewers on Sci-Fi.

Friday Night SmackDown® on MyNetworkTV (8:00 PM ET/PT) is the number one program Friday nights on broadcast television among males under the age 50, especially the key M12-17 and M18-34 demos.

Monday Night RAW® on the USA Network (9:00 PM ET) is the number one entertainment program on primetime cable among male viewers (M2+), including M18-34, M18-49 and M25-54.

ECW® (9:00 PM ET, Tuesdays) is the number one program on Sci Fi among male viewers (M2+) including M12-17, M18-34, M18-49 and M25-54

For advertisers looking to reach the male demographic, WWE’s male dominance is the reason why it is considered the best value in entertainment.

Additional information on World Wrestling Entertainment Inc (NYSE: WWE) can be found at wwe.com and corporate.wwe.com. For information on our global activities, go to http://www.wwe.com/worldwide/.

Trademarks: All WWE programming, talent names, images, likenesses, slogans, wrestling moves, trademarks, copyrights and logos are the exclusive property of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. and its subsidiaries. All other trademarks, logos and copyrights are the property of their respective owners.

Forward-Looking Statements: This news release contains forward-looking statements pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, which are subject to various risks and uncertainties. These risks and uncertainties include the conditions of the markets for live events, broadcast television, cable television, pay-per-view, Internet, feature films, entertainment, professional sports, and licensed merchandise; acceptance of the Company’s brands, media and merchandise within those markets; uncertainties relating to litigation; risks associated with producing live events both domestically and internationally; uncertainties associated with international markets; risks relating to maintaining and renewing key agreements, including television distribution agreements; and other risks and factors set forth from time to time in Company filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Actual results could differ materially from those currently expected or anticipated. In addition to these risks and uncertainties, our dividend is based on a number of factors, including our liquidity and historical and projected cash flow, strategic plan, our financial results and condition, contractual and legal restrictions on the payment of dividends and such other factors as our board of directors may consider relevant.


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