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Today In Wrestling History- July 1st

July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2005 – Then-independent wrestler Matt Striker makes headlines nationally when it is revealed that he had run afoul of the New York State Board of Education for allegedly calling in sick from his teaching duties...

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Today In Wrestling History- June 30th

June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2005 – Then-independent wrestler Matt Striker makes headlines nationally when it is revealed that he had run afoul of the New York State Board of Education for allegedly calling in sick from his teaching duties...

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A few weeks back I had a legitimate wrestling “Holy Shit” moment. You know the kind of moment that catches you by surprise and takes your breath away all at the same time? One of...

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Today In Wrestling History- June 29th

June 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivua 2009 – on WWE Raw, Mark Henry, Evan Bourne, & Jack Swagger were all moved to Raw as part of a “mini-draft” that Vince McMahon claimed was put into motion by Donald Trump during Trump’s...

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Today In Wrestling History- June 28th

June 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2007 – Drug Enforcement Agency raided the office of Chris Benoit’s physician Dr. Phil Astin, stemming from prescription medication found in the Benoit family home after the former WWE World champion murdered his wife and...

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Today In Wrestling History- June 27th

June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2002 – John Cena made his WWE television debut on WWE Smackdown 2002 – It is revealed that Bret Hart suffered a stroke when he fell off a bicycle several days earlier.  Hart would be forced...

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Today In Wrestling History- June 26th

June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2000 – The Monday Night War continued: WWF Monday Night Raw defeated WCW Monday Nitro:  6.4 to 2.4 in the ratings 2000 – Mick Foley was named WWF Commissioner during an edition of Raw. 2007 – FCW...

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The career of Jack Swagger has had it’s ups and downs. In 2009 & 2010, Swagger was very successful as he won both the ECW & World Heavyweight Titles. After this he fell down the...

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Last month, I had a blast attending the joint Ring of Honor/New Japan “War of the Worlds” show at the Manhattan Center. While the action was tremendous, I was also reminded of why there really...

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Professional wrestling fans were left scratching their heads when World Wrestling Entertainment released Bobby Lashley in 2008. Given his push, it could be assumed the Kansas-born amateur wrestling standout, an agile big man with an...

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Today In Wrestling History- June 25th

June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1976 – Antonio Inoki & Muhammad Ali fought to a 15 round draw in Tokyo, Japan.  The rules of the match stated that Inoki could not use any suplexes, throws or submission moves.  Due to...

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Today In Wrestling History- June 24th

June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1996 – The Monday Night War continued: WCW Monday Nitro defeated WWF Monday Night Raw: 3.3 to 2.7 in the ratings Events In 1995, the WWF Hall of Fame Ceremony was held at the Marriott Hotel, in...

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Pipebomb : The Four Seasons Of CM Punk

June 23, 2014 | 6 Comments

The Last Stand of CM Punk occurred on March 3, 2014. The Allstate Arena in Chicago, Illinois hosted Monday Night Raw in front of at least thirteen thousand, seven hundred and thirty one fans who...

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WWE has emerged victorious. In it’s battle against CM Punk they have looked every bit the victor as Punk has looked indifferent. While we may never know what led to Punk walking out before Wrestlemania...

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Looking At The Recent WWE Releases

June 23, 2014 | 1 Comments

Last week, there were eleven talents released from the WWE and I wasn’t going to discuss them, simply because it’s a lot to cover within one column, but to make it possible, I’m going to...

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It’s time to step into TNA territory once again as we take a look at their latest pay per view offering, with Eric Young facing two challengers to his title in the main event of...

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Ring of Honor is on the agenda next, and for the first time in a while we’re going to look at an event DVD as we go back to April 5th, 2013, with Jay Briscoe...

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Today In Wrestling History- June 23rd

June 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1997 – The Monday Night War continued: WCW Monday Nitro defeated WWF Monday Night Raw: 3.3 to 2.4 in the ratings 2010 – WWE released Angela Fong, who appeared as ring announcer Savannah.  In WWE developmental,...

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Today In Wrestling History- June 22nd

June 22, 2014 | 1 Comments

Trivia 2007 – World Wrestling Entertainment announced  that Trinity had been released from the company 2009 – Ultimo Guerrero won the CMLL Universal Championship Tournament, defeating El Texano Jr in the final Events In 1996, ECW’s Hardcore Heaven was...

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Today In Wrestling History- June 21st

June 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2007 – World Wrestling Entertainment’s Vince McMahon was among the names announced as being honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2008, The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Walk of Fame Committee...

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