On the back of Wrestlemania 31 we take a look at the various titles in the WWE and what the outcome of Sunday means for the respective title scenes.
This is the 28th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A series of pieces that delves into the darker…much more seedier world of pro wrestling. Some of these stories involves sex, drugs, arrests and sometimes even murder! As with every single piece in the Sin series…I do not condone nor do I condemn the alleged participants. Continue reading
Jamie Lithgow, Craig Wilson, Chris Flackett & Brian Damage
So tonight is the night, it’s the night of the biggest show of the WWE calendar: Wrestlemania. Will Brock Lesnar leave as WWE Champion or will Roman Reigns win the gold? Can Rusev keep hold of the US Championship despite the challenge of John Cena. All that and more is scheduled for tonight’s event. Today on the blog, the team share their thoughts and predictions on Wrestlemania 31 Continue reading
Jamie Lithgow, Craig Wilson & Brian Damage
In ‘This Week in Wrestling’ Jamie shares what wrestling taught him this week, Craig has a special ‘Matches from Wrestlemania History’ and Brian shares with us the best wrestling related images and videos he’s come across this week.
All that and more in this edition of This Week in Wrestling…
Today on the blog we have the debut piece from our new writer, Chris Flackett. In it he has a look at the build up to Wrestlemania in terms of Roman Reigns and what comes after the biggest show of the year for the former Shield member, whether he is ready or not…
Craig Wilson, Brian Damage & Jamie Lithgow
Crossfire returns today as part of our countdown to Wrestlemania 31. Today Craig, Brian and Jamie discuss whether Wrestlemania is a truly great event or an over-hyped and overblown spectacle. Continue reading
This is the 27th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A series of pieces that delve into the sometimes darker and seedier world of professional wrestling. Some of these stories involve sex, drugs, rape and even murder! As with every piece in the Sin series…I do not condone nor do I condemn the actions by the alleged participants. Continue reading
2015 marks the 30th anniversary of a lot of cool stuff; the release of ‘Back to the Future’, the birth of my magnificent self and, of course, Wrestlemania. Granted, it is the 31st instalment of the showcase of the immortals – and WWE does have trouble differentiating between instalments and anniversaries – it is still a tad perplexing that more hasn’t been made of this significant milestone. Fear not though, for I have saved the day. To celebrate 30 years of Wrestlemania, today I shall rewind the clock and take a look at the – until yesterday – only Wrestlemania I had never seen: Wrestlemania 1. Continue reading
When you talking about the WWF/E today…we see a global juggernaut in the pro wrestling or “sports entertainment” world. Some might be surprised to hear that in the early to mid 1990’s…the company was struggling severely financially and in some cases on the verge of shutting down. The old guard that made the company so successful in the 90’s heyday was either getting old, stale or leaving the company for greener pastures. In 1994, in an attempt to get younger and hipper…Vince McMahon created the “New Generation Era.”