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Looking At The Ultimate Warrior Report

April 18, 2014 | 3 Comments

Last week, the wrestling world was shocked when it was reported that The Ultimate Warrior had died just a few days after he was inducted into the WWE Hall Of Fame and he made an...

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For the first time in 14 years, I did not watch WrestleMania live. After dreaming for years about having the big event so close to my hometown (New Orleans is two hours away from my...

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Today In Wrestling History- April 17th

April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1992 – The AJPW Champion’s Carnival is won by Stan Hansen, who defeated Mitsuharu Misawa in the final 2000 – The Monday Night War continued: WWF Raw defeated WCW Monday Nitro: 6.7 to 2.5 in the...

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On Monday April 7th, 2014, Jeff Jarrett officially announced his new organization, which will be called Global Force Wrestling. The original press release can be found here. 8 days later, another announcement by Jarrett, said...

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As usual, I offer my review of Wrestlemania (XXX), which was a culmination of an era and the birth of a new one. For the first time in 30 years I believe this Wrestlemania did...

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Hello #TeamStro and everyone worldwide. Very sad week in the Professional Wrestling world. Can’t sleep…in shock….disbelief…never easy losing family…in this crazy wrestling business, we may not always get along…we may not always agree and see...

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This Friday, April 18th, 2014, 2CW wrestling will host its first iPPV (it previously had 2 iFFV) live from The Watertown Fairgrounds Arena, 600 William T. Field Drive, Watertown, New York With that said I...

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Today In Wrestling History- April 16th

April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1982 – Giant Baba wins the AJPW Champion’s Carnival. This would be the last Carnival until 1991 1991 – This year’s AJPW Champion’s Carnival introduced the modern ‘dual-block’ system. Stan Hansen won group A and Jumbo Tsuruta won group...

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Today In Wrestling History- April 15th

April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1995 – Mitsuharu Misawa wins the AJPW Champion’s Carnival, defeated Akira Taue in the final after both men tied on 17 points 1996 – Brian Pillman was severely injured after falling asleep while driving his Hummer H1 in Kentucky...

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Today In Wrestling History- April 14th

April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1973 – The 1st Japanese wrestling promotion, the JWA, goes out of business having lost it’s 2 main draws (Antonio Inoki & Giant Baba) who left to form their own promotions, taking many of the...

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Today In Wrestling History- April 13th

April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1994 – Jesse Ventura was awarded $809,958 in video tape royalties & $8,625 in merchandising royalties by a St. Paul, Minnesota court stemming from a lawsuit against the WWF. Ventura had argued he wasn’t...

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Today In Wrestling History- April 12th

April 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1999 – The Monday Night War continued: WWF Raw defeated WCW Monday Nitro: 6.3 to 4.4 in the ratings 2009 – Minoru Suzuki wins the AJPW Champion’s Carnival, defeating Kaz Hayashi in the final Events In...

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FATP: WrestleMania 30 Fallout

April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

After an indefinite hiatus, welcome along to the latest edition of FATP. Sorry it’s taken so long to put fingers to keys! WWE’s landmark 30th WrestleMania event is now consigned to the history books, and...

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Today In Wrestling History- April 11th

April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1963 – Buddy Rogers is officially presented the WWWF World Heavyweight Title belt in Washington, D.C., after his having won a fictitious tournament in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 1985 – Bruiser Brody jumps from...

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Today In Wrestling History- April 10th

April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 2002 – This year’s AJPW Champion’s Carnival saw the return of the dual-block round robin format, which has remained almost ever since. Keiji Mutoh defeated Mike Barton in the final 2008 – CBS canceled reality series ‘Secret Talents of...

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Back in the summer of 1989 I began to follow the exploits of a group of over-the-top colourful characters. I’d only had a passing interest in their world before, mainly because of the somewhat low-key...

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The Two Sheds Review: WWE Wrestlemania XXX

April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s the biggest show of the year, the grand-daddy of them all, but did it live up to the hype? That’s what I’m hoping to find out by reviewing WWE Wrestlemania XXX, shown live in...

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Today In Wrestling History- April 9th

April 9, 2014 | 1 Comments

Trivia 1987 – Jim Crockett Promotions purchases Bill Watts’ Universal Wrestling Federation 2008 – Suwama wins the AJPW Champion’s Carnival, defeating Hiroshi Tanahashi in the final 2009 – The cause of death in the case of Andrew...

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Today In Wrestling History- April 8th

April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Trivia 1995 – Shannon Moore had his 1st match, against Jeff Hardy 2012 – Hirooki Goto wins the New Japan Cup, defeating Hiroshi Tanahashi in the final Events In 1990, the final “AWA SuperClash 4″ was held at the...

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-One hell of a Wrestlemania last night was slightly ruined for me by the worst possible booking decision of all-time with Taker’s streak ending. I understand that it was Taker’s call to lose the match...

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