Top Five Hulkamania era WrestleMania matches

John Carberry, Jamie Lithgow and Craig Wilson

The countdown to WrestleMania is firmly on. With that in mind, we felt we were long overdue a WrestleMania Top Five. Today we take a look at the best matches which took place on the Hulkamania era events, covering WrestleManias 1 through to 9. 
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This Week in Wrestling 2014 week 9

Craig Wilson, Jamie Lithgow & Brian Damage

In this week’s edition Jamie discusses shares his thoughts out how the Wrestlemania card is shaping up, Craig talks about Hulk Hogan and Brian has a Randy Poffo baseball card with an amazing reference to his later career and looks at the change in cost for tickets at Wrestlemania.

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Hulk-A-Mania: 30 Year Overview Of Highs, Lows and Mr. T

Brian Damage

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Welcome ladies and gentlemen to the start of Ring the Damn Bell’s “30 Years of Hulk-A-Mania!” This countdown will feature a series of blogs, top 5’s, Sermons…etc…all about a man many call the Babe Ruth of professional wrestling. You may ask why Hulk-A-mania? Simple, we are celebrating the 30 year anniversary of the birth of Hulk-A-Mania which took place on January 23rd. 30 years is a lot of time to cover that a simple piece can’t do justice for. Some of us are fans…some of us despise him…but clearly…Hulk Hogan left an indelible mark on pro wrestling. Continue reading

This Week in Wrestling

Craig Wilson & Jamie Lithgow

Does Wrestlemania 30 need Hogan?

This week Cena stated that Wrestlemania 30 needs Hogan, is he right? (Image courtesy of

This week Cena stated that Wrestlemania 30 needs Hogan, is he right? (Image courtesy of

This week John Cena stated that Wrestlemania needs Hulk Hogan, was he right? I think the word “needs” is a bit strong but I think with the importance of Wrestlemania 30, an appearance by Hogan would be a pretty big deal.

After all, he was the main star of Wrestlemania 1 back in back in 1985 and went on to play a significant, if not main event, role in the following eight instalments. So, as we approach such a big anniversary of Wrestlemania, what role, if any, does Hogan have on the show? Continue reading

Top Five: Most Important Moments in WWE History

Brian Damage, Russ Morgan and Kenneth Richardson

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The WWE have just released – or will do in early December for UK fans – ‘The History of WWE: 50 Years of Sports Entertainment’ a DVD chronicling the company’s history from the title of Bruno Sammartino through Hulkamania ivia the Monday Night Wars and Attitude Era and to modern day.

As we constantly try to keep the Top Five articles as topical as we can; Brian, Russ and Kenneth share their favourite moments from WWE history. So, without further ado… Continue reading