The Many Faces of Ray ‘Big Boss Man’ Traylor

Craig Wilson

Today we return with a ‘Many Faces Of‘ piece, the first in a while, looking at the in-ring career of WWE Hall of Famer Ray Traylor, better known to WWE fans as the Big Boss Man through a nearly two-decade-long wrestling career. Continue reading

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Icons of Wrestling #42 – Kurrgan

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Jamie Lithgow

Height: 7’0″
Weight: 305 lb
Hometown: Dunno but somewhere in South Africa, surely?
Glory Days: 1997-1999
Fun Fact: Like fellow Icon of Wrestling, Brakus, Kurrgan also trained at the famous Hart Family Dungeon with Bret ‘The Hitman’ Hart. Hey, you can’t hit a home run every time…

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Top Five Wrestlers Who Should Not Have Gotten Over, But Did

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Brian Damage, Jamie Lithgow, Padraic Toolan & Benjamin Trecroci

As wrestling fans we are hard-wired to expect the unexpected, after all; ‘anything can happen in the WWE!’ Today the team cast their eyes over the wrestlers who caught them by surprise, connected with the audience and defied the odds as they list their Top Five wrestlers who should not have gotten over, but did.

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Mind The Logic Gap: Survivor Series 2001

Jamie Lithgow

The world of wrestling is often bereft of logic: Why would co-workers conduct personal or professional discussions in the middle of a large arena full of strangers? Why are supposedly skilled referees so easily distracted from their job? Why are performers capable of breath-taking athletic displays so bad at climbing ladders? These gaps in logic will, for now at least, remain unfilled. However, today we shine the spotlight on an entire pay per view full of nonsensical moments; Survivor Series 2001. Continue reading

Top Five Emotional Moments in Wrestling

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Padraic Toolan, Jamie Lithgow, Benjamin Trecroci & Brian Damage

It has been quite a fortnight in wrestling. The highs of the first ever Women’s only WWE pay per view contrasting with the low of Roman Reigns announcing that he has leukaemia. Even the most stoic of fans must have taken a hit to the feels at some point recently, which leads us to this week’s Top Five. Get the tissues ready, it’s our top five emotional moments in wrestling.

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