On June 27th, 2011, after a match involving John Cena and R Truth…CM Punk sat with legs crossed at the top of the entrance ramp and poured his heart out to the WWE Universe. It, for all intents and purposes, was a shoot promo. It has since been called CM Punk’s “Pipe bomb.” Who knew just how long the effects of it would last? Continue reading
Throughout the history of pro wrestling bookers and promoters have always tried to come up with new, creative and innovative ideas to generate interest in their product. Some ideas have not only succeeded…but flourished. Others were DOA from the get go. Then there are those ideas which initially were innovative but, for various reasons, faded away. Those are the focus of this latest series of posts titled ‘Great Ideas That Didn’t Last’.
Jamie Lithgow, Brian Damage, Benjamin Trecroci and Amerigo Diehl
There are certain boxes a top wrestler has to tick, certain attributes they must possess; in-ring talent, charisma, ‘the right look’, flashy finishing move and of course; a cool catchphrase. Today the team discuss their favourite one-liners with their Top Five wrestling catchphrases.
Rumors are rumors but facts are facts! Here is another piece that delves into the most useless facts about pro wrestling. Some you may know, others not so much. Either way, sit back, read and learn something that you’ll never need to know in your whole entire life. Continue reading
He was one of the WWE’s top developmental prospects in the early 2000’s. He was then called up into a major angle with Chris Benoit on the main roster. Then he was gone. Today we ask ‘Whatever Happened to‘ Gunner Scott? Continue reading
Craig Wilson, Jamie Lithgow, Brian Damage, John Carbery, Amerigo Diehl & Earl Marx
In today’s Sunday Sermon we go old-school and take a look at some of the biggest moments and superstars in the history of the business. Moments that have changed wrestling for the good and superstars that have revolutionised the business. Continue reading
Craig Wilson & Brian Damage
It’s that time again as we look back at This Week in Wrestling. In this edition Craig wonders if fortnightly Network specials are sustainable Brian asks ‘Whatever Happened to‘ Yurple the Clown and shares some of the more interesting pictures and videos he’s stumbled upon this week. Continue reading