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Meet Laszlo Arpad: The UWE United States Champion

When the former Hungarian Heavyweight Champion wanted to make his way to the United States to wrestle, the UWE wasted…

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Today In Wrestling History- May 26th

Trivia 1996 – WWF attempts to air In Your House 8: Beware Of Dog, but a power outage during the 3rd…

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Jerry Lawler vs. Andy Kaufman – The Legacy

One was an iconic Television personality with a massive cult following, The other was well regarded wrestler predominantly with the…

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Fear, Loathing, and the WWE Network

One week ago, Vincent Kennedy McMahon lost his billionaire status in a single day. For a man with as gigantic…

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ThunderStruck: WWE Smackdown Analysis 05/23/14

Hulk Hogan kicks off Smackdown after being introduced by Jimmy Hart. He rants and yaks and yada yada yada and…

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Today In Wrestling History- May 25th

Trivia 2002 – WWE Confidential airs for the 1st time on Spike TV. This was a fairly radical show for WWE,…

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Today In Wrestling History- May 24th

Trivia 1985 – Oprah Winfrey, yeah that Oprah, made an appearance at a WWF event in Chicago, IL.  The three top matches aired on…

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The Hart Grapevine: Stu Hart’s PWHF Induction, Owen Hart’s 15th Anniversary & More

A scenic drive took me back once again to Amsterdam, NY where my brother Ross and I were privileged to…

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ThunderStruck: WWE Raw Analysis 05/19/14

The Wyatts kick off Raw with Bray talking about Cena. Cena will face Harper later tonight. Cena ends up in…

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Today In Wrestling History- May 23rd

Trivia 2012 – The 6th season of WWE NXT officially begins. Despite initially being referred to as series 6, this version…

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Live Report From WWE Raw & SmackDown Tapings In London, England; Off-Air Notes

You could tell, from the get-go, that UK WWE fans had been starved for wrestling action. For what it’s worth,…

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Looking At The Potential Of Rusev In WWE

Last week on WWE Raw, Rusev attacked WWE Hall of Famer, “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan to further the storyline that Rusev…

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Today In Wrestling History- May 22nd

Trivia 1986 – The Rock N’ Roll Express defeated NWA World Tag Team Champions The Midnight Express (Bobby Eaton & Dennis…

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The Two Sheds Review: War Games: WCW’s Most Notorious Matches

For over a decade it was an integral part of the Jim Crocket Promotions and World Championship Wrestling universes, a…

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Today In Wrestling History- May 21st

Trivia 2000 – The Undertaker make his long awaited return to the WWF as the “American Badass” returning during a 60 Minute…

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10 Big WWE Questions – May 20, 2014

Following an address by Stephanie McMahon, the fate of injured Daniel Bryan’s WWE World Heavyweight Championship reign is still in…

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Today In Wrestling History- May 20th

Trivia 1987 – A Memphis court judge ruled that due to Jerry Lawler’s lawsuit against the WWF for promoting Harley Race…

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Today In Wrestling History- May 19th

Trivia 1981 – It was officially announced by the American Wrestling Association that, due to Verne Gagne retiring and vacating the…

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Six Indy Wrestlers You Need To Know

Some of you may watch Independent Wrestling and some of you may not. Regardless of that, there are several names…