To some, the name Tom Magee might not mean that much. But for others, he was seen by some, for a brief period, as the successor to Hulk Hogan during the 1980s. In today’s post we look at the career of Magee and why it never worked out the way that the likes of Vince McMahon hoped. Continue reading
Today we kick-off our countdown to this year’s WWE Royal Rumble event by looking through the event’s long history and picking out some of the most famous moments in ‘The Royal Rumble in Numbers’. So strap yourself in and check out some of the most interesting records set at the January spectacle. Continue reading
John Carbery, Craig Wilson, Brian Damage and Russ Morgan
In case you missed it, it’s WWE Survivor Series this Sunday evening. We figured that there would be no better way to continue the countdown to that event than by looking at, in our opinion, the Top Five Survivor Series matches in history.
Craig Wilson, Russ Morgan and Brian Damage
The last few weeks of ‘Top Five‘ pieces have been themed around titles. We’ve covered the both the best and the worst championships in wrestling. Today we look at the Top Five title changes, title switches that made a difference for the promotion or the business at the time. Continue reading
It’s that time yet again here at Ring the Damn Bell…another set of facts, stats and useless trivia in the business of pro wrestling. Now, I don’t expect any of these tidbits to be on exams, job interviews, game shows or questionnaires. They are just for the sole purpose of entertainment. You never know though….maybe one day, somebody will ask you a random wrestling question and the answer may lie in one of these Fact pieces.
After years of waiting, the WWE are finally releasing a DVD set on the life and times of the late Owen Hart. The set, out on 7 December in the UK and the following day in the USA, is titled ‘Owen – Hart of Gold’ and today Craig reviews this long awaited 3 disc set. Continue reading
This is the 50th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that often delve into the darker sometimes more sinister side of professional wrestling. Many of these stories involve sex, greed, deceit and in some cases…even murder! As with every single story in the Sin series…we never condone or condemn the alleged participants and/or victims.