Wrestle Report Card Subject: NXT TakeOver XXV

NXT TakeOver XXV was the 25th TakeOver event to stream on the WWE Network since May 2014. It also was the first TakeOver to not proceed a WWE PPV event since June 2016. It featured four championship matches plus a match showcasing one of NXT brightest stars in Matt Riddle. Some fans wondered how this event would compare to the first PPV from AEW the … Continue reading Wrestle Report Card Subject: NXT TakeOver XXV

Wrestle Report Card Subject: AEW Double or Nothing

Double or Nothing was the first Pay Per View Event from the new promotion All Elite Wrestling.  It originated from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The event sold over 12,000 seats in just under four minutes.  The event featured seven matches on the PPV, and two matches on their pre show they referred to as the “Buy In” Buy In Match … Continue reading Wrestle Report Card Subject: AEW Double or Nothing

Remembering the Rocket: A Tribute to Owen Hart

May 23, 2019 marks the twentieth anniversary of one of professional wrestling’s greatest tragedies, the death of WWF Superstar the rocket Owen Hart. Hart was only 34 years old at the time of his passing. A stunt gone horribly wrong. Owen was to portray his Blue Blazer alter-ego character and propel from the rafters in a super hero style entrance. WCW wrestler, Sting had made … Continue reading Remembering the Rocket: A Tribute to Owen Hart

The Wrestle Report Card: WWE WrestleMania 35

WWE WrestleMania 35 streamed on the WWE Network http://www.wwenetwork.com Sunday, April 7, 2019; live from MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ.  Here’s the report card for the show. Kickoff Match 1:  Tony Nese pinned WWE Cruiserweight Champion Buddy Murphy with The Running Nese to win the title.in 10:40 Grade:  3.25 Stars (B) This was a really good cruiserweight match to open the show.  It’s a … Continue reading The Wrestle Report Card: WWE WrestleMania 35

The Man Wins Two Women’s Championships

WWE superstar Becky Lynch defeated RAW Women’s Champion Ronda Rousey and Smackdown Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair in a Triple Threat Match to capture both championships Sunday Night at WrestleMania 35 in MetLife Stadium.  It was the first time in company history that a women’s match main-evented a WrestleMania, the company’s biggest show of the year.  The main event ended the longest show in WWE history … Continue reading The Man Wins Two Women’s Championships

WrestleMania 35 Predictions

WrestleMania 35 streams live on the WWE Network today starting at 5 PM EDT. Here are my predictions. Lacey Evans wins The WrestleMania Women’s Battle Royal She’ll likely just strut around the ring until there’s only two women left, Asuka and Ruby Riott, and she’ll eliminate them both to win. Big E. wins The Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal: Braun Strowman and The SNL … Continue reading WrestleMania 35 Predictions

The Wrestle Report Card: NJPW/ROH G1 Super Card at MSG

Saturday April 6, 2019 This is the first non-WWE event that Madison Square Garden has hosted in over half a century. It was a joint production between Ring of Honor and New Japan Pro Wrestling, the two biggest non-WWE promotions in the world. Here’s the report card for that show. If you want to view this show yourself, you can order the replay on PPV, … Continue reading The Wrestle Report Card: NJPW/ROH G1 Super Card at MSG

The Wrestle Report Card: NXT TakeOver: New York

WWE NXT TakeOver: New York took place live on The WWE Network on Friday April 5th. Here’s a report card for the show. Match 1: NXT Tag Team Champions The War Raiders vs. Aleistar Black and Ricochet Winners: The War Raiders Grade: 4 Stars (A). Even though the result was pretty predictable with Black & Ricochet competing more on RAW and Smackdown Live lately. The … Continue reading The Wrestle Report Card: NXT TakeOver: New York

The 5 WWE Matches I’m looking forward to this weekend.

It’s the biggest weekend of the year for wrestling fans, WrestleMania weekend. The biggest WWE events this weekend are WrestleMania 35 on Sunday and NXT TakeOver: New York on Friday. The following is a list of five matches I’m looking forward to the most. WWE United Kingdom Champion Pete Dunne vs. Walter (TakeOver) Dunne is the longest reigning WWE Champion of any kind since Hulk … Continue reading The 5 WWE Matches I’m looking forward to this weekend.

Absolute Intense Wrestling Slumber Party Massacre Preview.

The WWE will not be the only Professional Wrestling act in the New York area this weekend. Almost every major wrestling company will be running at least one show during this WrestleMania week. One company will be Cleveland, Ohio’s own Absolute Intense Wrestling, AIW. Their show, The Slumber Party Massacre will be live Thursday Night at 11 PM EDT. You can stream the show on … Continue reading Absolute Intense Wrestling Slumber Party Massacre Preview.