WWE News: Austin's Show Draws Well, King of the Ring, Live Events Cancelled


-- Stone Cold Steve Austin's new show Straight Up Steve Austin drew 1.211 million viewers, a strong number for a show in the 11 PM ET timeslot. The next most watched show, The Daily Show was watched by just over 700,000 viewers.

-- The King of the Ring tournament which begins next week is expected to conclude with the finals taking place at the Clash of Champions PPV next month.

-- With recent reports of WWE considering reducing the number of house shows, the company has canceled and rescheduled a number of them later this month. Rescheduled shows are below while the 8/30 and 8/31 shows in Bangor, ME and Portland, ME respectively, thus far been cancelled. The 23-25th shows below coincide with WWE's South American tour so this could be to get more talent on the tour.

- Friday, August 23 in Bossier City, Louisiana rescheduled to Sunday, March 22, 2020
- Saturday, August 24 in Lafayette, Louisiana rescheduled to Friday, January 17, 2020
- Sunday, August 25 in Mobile, Alabama rescheduled to Thursday, March 19, 2020

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