Whatever Happened to Scott Putski?

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He was a second generation wrestler that was trained by his legendary hall of fame father. He competed for a few high profile wrestling organizations including the Global Wrestling Federation, The World Wrestling Federation and World Championship Wrestling. Today on the blog…we ask…’Whatever Happened to’ Scott Putski?

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Remembering ‘The Patriot’ Del Wilkes

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First of all, if you are reading this and live within the United States…Happy Independence Day! Secondly, while I usually take a small breather from the blog on Sundays, I did feel the need to talk about the untimely passing of Del Wilkes…the wrestler most known as ‘The Patriot.’ Del Wilkes passed away on July 1st of 2021 of a massive heart attack. I was going to include this little write up on This Week in Wrestling, but since it is July 4th…what better time to honor a true patriot in Del Wilkes than today.

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All My Exes Came From Texas: The Brief Impact of the GWF

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In the early 1990’s, deep in the heart of Texas, stood a little wrestling promotion unlike many of that era. They competed in a venue

A place where seasoned Texas legends faced off against up and coming stars. A promotion that acknowledged other companies existences. ( A true rarity for that time period ) It had a television deal with ESPN. Yet, only lasted a mere 3 years….but 3 years of innovation, tradition and impact. It was known as the GWF…The Global Wrestling Federation. called the “Global Dome” which looked eerily familiar to the famed Dallas Sportatorium.
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