Wrestling With Sin: I Love the 80’s!

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Brian Damage

This is the 80th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that delves into the darker, underbelly of pro wrestling. Many of the stories involves 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

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Wrestling With Sin: 50 + 9

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Brian Damage

This is the 59th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that delves into the darker, sometimes seedier world of professional wrestling. Many of these stories involve sex, drugs, greed, arrests and sometimes even murder! As with every single story in the Sin series…we do not condone nor do we condemn the alleged involved. That is not our intention at all…we simply retell many of these stories that have already been shared throughout the years.
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Union Jacked: The WWE’s Need For a British World Champion

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Brian Damage

It was in late 2013 that Total Non-stop Action (TNA) ended a drought when Magnus defeated Jeff Hardy to become the first British wrestler to be recognised as a world champion in over 108 years. Is it about time that WWE followed suit, particularly with the UK being such an important market for the organisation? That’s the subject of this latest piece from Brian Damage.
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Wrestling With Sin: 36 Stitches

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Brian Damage

This is the 36th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin’ series. A group of stories that look at the darker, seedier side of pro wrestling. Many of these stories involve sex, drugs, arrests, fights, backstage politics and sometimes even murder! As with every single story in the Sin series…I do not judge the alleged participants. I neither condone or condemn them. I am simply retelling stories of alleged incidents.
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Where can I buy some spandex?: A last ditch attempt at learning to wrestle

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So, eh, I’m going to wrestling training this weekend.

This is a terrible idea. Obviously I love wrestling right. I’ve loved it since I was eight. I have a rainmanesque knowledge of completely pointless trivia that I constantly use to try and impress people without the self-awareness to realise that ‘wrestling trivia’ and ‘impress people’ don’t really gel. Continue reading

The Angle You Might Have Missed: The Fall of the British Bulldogs

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Brian Damage

When people talk about the greatest tag teams of all time, names like the Road Warriors, the Midnight Express and Rock N Roll Express are quickly mentioned. Another team that should be mentioned as one of the greatest of all time consisted of Davey Boy Smith and ‘The Dynamite Kid’ Tom Billington….The British Bulldogs.

The duo wrestled all over the world including…Canada, the U.S., Europe and Japan. Granted, they didn’t hold many tag titles as a team…only 1 WWF tag title reign and a couple of reigns as a team in Calgary Stampede. Despite the lack of championships, they consistently stole the show with their unique blend of power and finesse. Davey Boy was usually the powerhouse and Billington was the high flyer. Continue reading