While there are those that have managed to sustain lengthy successful careers, they are others who burned brightly at the start but the flame didn’t last as long as it maybe could, or should, have. Today we will look at werestlers who found success very early but struggled to replicate that, for whatever reason. Continue reading
Jamie Lithgow, Benjamin Trecroci and Craig Wilson
There are many wrestling events that it is often difficult to explain why they are so special to you. Whether it was the first tape you bought or even the first show you attended, there are some shows you rate higher than most people do. In today’s Top Five we take a look at some of those underrated wrestling PPVs.
We continue our series looking at the history of Clash of Champions, taking in part with Part 9 Clash of Champions IX: New York Knockout, held on November 15, 1989, at the Houston Field House in Troy, New York in front of 4,000 fans and drew a 4.9 rating on TBS. Continue reading
This is the 115th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that delves into the darker, underbelly of pro wrestling. Many of the stories involve such subjects as sex, drugs, greed and in some cases even murder! As with every single story in the Sin series, I do not condone or condemn the alleged participants. We simply retell their stories by researching interviews, newspapers, magazines and various other sources of media. Continue reading
It’s Monday which means it’s back to 1997 we go. It was the FA Cup final over the weekend with Chelsea beating Middlesbrough 2-0 at the old Wembley. This was the game which featured that goal from Roberto Di Matteo. That’s enough football chat, there was plenty happening in the world of wrestling this week so let’s get to it with ‘Meanwhile, in WCW’… Continue reading
Brian Damage, Earl Marx and Craig Wilson
Tonight, WWE Smackdown Live host Backlash 2017. Not only do we see Jinder Mahal challenge WWE Champion Randy Orton but we get the TV main roster debut of Shinsuke Nakamura. Today we preview the entire show and share our predictions.
Craig Wilson and Brian Damage
It’s Saturday so time for the latest instalment of ’This Week in Wrestling’. Today, in part 20, Craig previews NXT TakeOver: Chicago while Brian shares all the best viral content he’s stumbled upon this week.