To follow up on a report from last week stating that early estimates for WWE’s Elimination Chamber PPV on February 20, 2011 drew 200,000 buys, The Wrestling Observer Newsletter is reporting the preliminary figures as 191,000 buys worldwide with 131,000 buys being domestic. Last year’s show drew 287,000 buys worldwide with 160,000 buys being domestic. 2009 numbers were 272,000 worldwide buys with 174,000 domestic.
Many readers sent us word that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson via his “Whosay.com” page discussed tomorrow night’s Raw in Chicago and a photo that seems to feature him inside a WWE ring. “Get ready CHICAGO…The Rock is Bringin’ It and we’re “Puttin’ Our Boots to Candy Asses” LIVE on RAW and ELECTRIFYING THE WORLD…3/28/11.”