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Six Indy Wrestlers You Need To Know

May 18, 2014 | 16 Comments

Some of you may watch Independent Wrestling and some of you may not. Regardless of that, there are several names on the Indy scene right now that deserve your attention. They are incredibly talented and...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 18th

May 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1964 – Gorilla Monsoon defeated WWWF World Champion Bruno Sammartino via DQ in Pittsburgh, PA 2002 – WWF aired the final episode of their Saturday evening “Excess” series on the USA Network, making room for WWF...

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The Usos take on Cody Rhodes and Goldust in our opening match. The Usos get the win when one of the brothers superkicks Cody and gets the pin after the big splash. Cody storms away...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 17th

May 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2012 – Brooke Hogan, the daughter of Hulk Hogan, officially signed with TNA Events In 1992, WCW WrestleWar: War Games was held at the Jacksonville Memorial Coliseum, in Jacksonville, Florida. With an attendance of 6,000: Dark Match:...

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Once upon a time, there was the NWA Six-Man tag team championship. It was a title that was created in the Seventies, and existed in and out of time for the next 18 years. It...

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Just over a month ago, we watched as Daniel Bryan won the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at Wrestlemania XXX, and we delighted in seeing our beloved underdog reach the mountaintop. Did we see the peak?...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 16th

May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1975 – Antonio Inoki wins the NJPW World League, defeating Killer Karl Krupp in the final 1977 – Giant Baba wins the AJPW Champion’s Carnival, defeating Jumbo Tsuruta in the final 2006 – Davey Boy Smith’s son, Harry,...

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For me he’s been one of the best things about the wrestling business over the past few years, a Chicago native who can grapple with the best technicians and punch it out with the best...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 15th

May 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1983 – Roddy Piper & Terry Funk faced off for the 1st time in Toronto, Ontario at Maple Leaf Garden with Piper winning via countout 1995 – Ernie Ladd, Ivan Putski, & Antonina Rocca’s inductions into the...

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Daniel Bryan, the reigning WWE champion, has a broken neck. How badly broken, we won’t know until after his surgery on Thursday. Either way, that is not the news anybody wanted or expected to hear,...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 14th

May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1966 – Bulldog Brower defeated WWWF World Champion Bruno Sammartino via DQ in the main event of a WWWF event in Philadelphia, PA 1974 – Giant Baba wins the AJPW Champion’s Carnival, defeating Mr. Wrestling in...

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10 Big WWE Questions – May 13, 2014

May 13, 2014 | 4 Comments

A neck injury and time off may be the last thing professional wrestling fans wanted to hear WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan mention on RAW. Regardless, the bearded “YES” man was forced to fill...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 13th

May 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1966 – Giant Baba defeated Wilbur Snyder to win the eighth-annual JWA World League Tournament 1975 – Jake Roberts makes his pro wrestling debut 2004 – NWA-TNA announced they would debut on Fox Sports Net with their...

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-We recap last week’s car wreck of an episode that doubled as See No Evil 2. You know, I remember all those great moments in the 1990s when Steve Austin ran away in fear from...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 12th

May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1983 – NWA World champion Ric Flair defeated Billy Jack Haynes via DQ in Yakima, Washington 1984 – NWA World champion Kerry Von Erich defeated Ric Flair in San Antonio, Texas 1996 – The multi-day WWF Kuwaiti...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 11th

May 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1953 – The New York State Athletic Commission lifts a ban on tag team wrestling 1976 – Seiji Sakaguchi wins the NJPW World League, defeating Pedro Morales in the final 1985 – WWF Saturday Night’s Main Event aired for the...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 10th

May 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1981 – Verne Gagne announced he was retiring as AWA World Heavyweight Champion. Verne vacated the title (it was his 9th or 10th reign, depending on what records you use), & it would later be...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 9th

May 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1971 – Future 6-time IWGP Heavyweight Champion Tatsumi Fujinami makes his pro debut for the Japan Wrestling Association 1975 – PWF Heavyweight Champion Giant Baba & WWWF World Heavyweight Champion Bruno Sammartino face off in Tokyo,...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 8th

May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1974 – Antonio Inoki wins the 1st NJPW World League, defeating Seiji Sakaguchi & Killer Karl Krupp in a round robin playoff 1976 – Abdullah The Butcher wins the revamped AJPW Champion’s Carnival, defeating Giant Baba...

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Today In Wrestling History- May 7th

May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2002 – WWE announced that Scott Hall had been released following the company’s infamous “plane ride from Hell.”  It would be the last time Hall would be employed by the company as a wrestler...

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