Johnny Grunge and ‘Flyboy’ Rocco Rock, the Public Enemy, were one of the more popular Extreme Championship Wrestling acts back in the day. Yet the success they had their didn’t extend into World Championship Wrestling or World Wrestling Federation. Today we look back at the pair’s brief run with the WWF. Continue reading
The inaugural member of the WWE Hall of Fame, Andre the Giant’s name is synonymous with the company and his place in wrestling history is assured. Today on the blog we take a look at his swan song with the company.
Am American promotion featuring a crucifixion angle, you say? Well, it could only have been one promotion back in the mid-90s. That’s right, Extreme Championship Wrestling. In this latest ‘Remember When’ piece, we look at when Raven crucified The Sandman. Continue reading
In this latest series of posts, titled ‘Remember When?‘, we take a look at one off or fleeting moments in wrestling history. In today’s post, we look back at when Chris Benoit won a WWF title back in 1991, almost a decade before the Radicalz jumped ship to the WWE. Continue reading
Like most things in life, all good wrestling characters and gimmicks evolve over time. Often the gradual tweaks made to a gimmick during it’s lifespan involve the occasional costume change. Some of these costume changes are good and some are bad, but today Jamie casts his eye over some the less memorable fashion choices from some of wrestling’s biggest names… Continue reading
In this latest series of posts, titled ‘Remember When?‘, we take a look at one off or fleeting moments in wrestling history. In this latest piece, we look back to early 1991 when a mysterious masked superstar, later revealed to be Ed ‘Brutus Beefcake’ Leslie made several appearances on WWF TV attacking heels. Continue reading
In the ‘Remember When?‘ series we take a look at one off or fleeting moments in wrestling history. In this latest piece we head back 26 years, almost to the day, to when The Rockers “won” the WWF tag team titles from The Hart Foundation. Continue reading