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.
We have the first ‘A Moment in Time‘ in a while today and we take a trip back in time and take a look at WWF’s ‘The Big Event’ show from August 1986.
Craig Wilson & Brian Damage
In the latest installment of ‘This Week in Wrestling’ Craig shares what wrestling taught him this week and reviews ‘United We Slam: The Best of The Great American Bash’ while Brian trawls the internet for interesting clips and images.
All that and more in the latest ‘This Week in Wrestling’ Continue reading
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.
All that and more as Craig, Jamie and Brian discuss ‘This Week in Wrestling. Continue reading
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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
Craig Wilson & Jamie Lithgow
Does Wrestlemania 30 need Hogan?
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
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