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Today In Wrestling History- August 8th

August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2010 – WWE signed the then-reigning ROH champion Tyler Black to a developmental deal.  Black is the current Money In The Bank briefcase holder Seth Rollins 2010 – Jimmy Yang won the AJPW Junior League, defeating...

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Today In Wrestling History- August 7th

August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1993 – Tatsumi Fujinami won the NJPW G1 Climax Tournament, defeating Hiroshi Hase in the final 1994 – Masahiro Chono won the NJPW G1 Climax Tournament, defeating Power Warrior in the final 2000 – The Monday Night...

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Let’s really talk about this for awhile. Let’s really take a good hard look at this argument. John Cena is now being advertised as the greatest WWE Champion of all time. Now, I want to...

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Today In Wrestling History– August 6th

August 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1996 – Riki Choshu won the NJPW G1 Climax Tournament, defeating Masahiro Chono in the final Events In 1994, SMW Fire On The Mountain was held at the Freedom Hall Civic Center, in Johnson City, Tennessee. With...

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Today In Wrestling History– August 5th

August 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1996 – The Monday Night War continued: WCW Monday Nitro defeated WWF Monday Night Raw: 3.0 to 2.8 in the ratings 2011 – WWE released a number of talents.  Melina, Vladimir Kozlov, Chris Masters, Harry Smith...

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Today In Wrestling History– August 4th

August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1989 – WCCW & CWA merge to form the USWA 1997 – The Monday Night War continued: WCW Monday Nitro defeated WWF Monday Night Raw: 4.4 to 2.6 in the ratings 2011 – The Amazing Red announced...

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Shaun Ricker: The Diamond WWE Released

August 3, 2014 | 14 Comments

“Let me talk to ya.” This man above you is the great Shaun Ricker. You may know him as Ricker, or you may have heard of him under the moniker Slate Randall. A little over...

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Today In Wrestling History– August 3rd

August 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1997 – Kensuke Sasaki won the NJPW G1 Climax Tournament, defeating Hiroyoshi Tenzan in the final 1998 – The Monday Night War continued: WWF Monday Night Raw defeated WCW Monday Nitro: 4.9 to 4.2 in the...

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Today In Wrestling History- August 2nd

August 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1977 – Antonio Inoki defeated kickboxer Eddie Everett in the 5th round of a Wrestler vs. Kickboxer match via knockout in Tokyo, Japan 1998 – WWF Sunday Night Heat aired for the 1st time on the USA...

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If you’ve listened to Paul Heyman’s recent appearances on Steve Austin and Chris Jericho’s podcasts, you’ll know that the one behind the one in 21-1 is full of fascinating stories and anecdotes. As you might...

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Kane SHOULD BE the most over heel in the industry right now not named Brock Lesnar. I know how ridiculous that sounds when you look at where he actually is right now, but if you...

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From the ashes of the best faction to grace the squared circle of World Wrestling Entertainment in recent memory has risen a truly captivating feud between two of its former members – one which is...

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This week it was reported on TMZ that Spike TV has decided not to renew TNA Impact when the TV contract expires in October and there are several rumors that it could lead to the...

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When Wrestling Becomes Reality: Owen Hart

August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

There are moments in everyone’s life where there will be such a huge event they will always remember where they were and what they were doing. For wrestling fans, May 23, 1999 will be one...

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Bear With Me – The State Of WWE Programming

August 1, 2014 | 3 Comments

This past Monday we witnessed two female superstars close out Monday night Raw with an intense cat fight. Brie Bella challenged Stephanie McMahon to a match at SummerSlam while being restrained from clawing Stephanie’s face...

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In the last few years, it has become embarrassingly easy for WWE and wrestling fans to mock, belittle or criticize TNA Impact. A company that once had such huge potential has wilted and shriveled into...

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Today In Wrestling History- August 1st

August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2002 – WWE Niagara Falls opens, the 1st dedicated WWE retail & entertainment site Events In 2008, ROH Fueling The Fire was held in Manassass, Virginia: Dark Matches: – Alex Payne & Dirty Sanchez defeated Cordova &...

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Today In Wrestling History– July 31st

July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1979 – Roddy Piper made his WWF television debut at a taping in Allentown, Pennsylvania, defeated Steve King 2000 – The Monday Night War continued: WWF Monday Night Raw defeated WCW Monday Nitro: 6.4 to 2.3...

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Today In Wrestling History– July 30th

July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2012 – on WWE Raw, Abraham Washington made a crass joke referencing NBA player Kobe Bryant’s sexual assault case in 2003 and 2004. As client Titus O’Neil tangled with Kofi Kingston in a singles match, A.W. yelled...

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This is a story about my tumultuous relationship with the city of Baltimore. After having only been in the developmental program for WWE only a few weeks, I received I life changing phone call from...

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