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The rise of New Japan Pro Wrestling

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In 2005, New Japan Pro Wrestling was named ‘Worst Promotion of the Year’ by the Wrestling Observer Newsletter. This marked a new low point in the storied company’s history. At the same time, World Wrestling Entertainment was crowning their two newest superstars at Wrestlemania 21 as both John Cena and Batista won world championships. New […]

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The best WrestleMania opening matches

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An opening match to any wrestling show is a two-way street. It means that you’re either not good enough to open a show or good enough to set the tone for a show. It’s up to wrestlers to truly decide how they feel about the reality of opening a show. In WrestleMania’s history, there have […]

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Daniel Bryan cleared for WWE in-ring return

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“YES” One word has captured the hearts and support of millions of WWE fans for the past few years. A word so simple but has been chanted through hundreds of WWE shows. This chant truly encapsulates the reaction when the return of this WWE fan-favorite was announced. That fan-favorite is Daniel Bryan. The leader of […]

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WWE Responds to backlash from Women’s Battle Royal Naming

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The WWE is continuing its “Women’s Evolution”. The WWE’s recent moves to improve their women’s division over the past few years have been remarkable, to say the least. Although far behind from the Japanese and other women’s wrestling scenes, we’ve gone from Bra and Panties matches to Women’s Hell in a Cell and Elimination Chamber […]

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Will HBO’s “André The Giant” documentary deliver a classic?

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On April 10, HBO will officially premiere a highly awaited documentary of mythical, gargantuan, thunderous body-slamming proportions which meticulously details the unmistakable life and immortal times of unquestionably the most bankable Professional Wrestler of his golden generation. A globally revered and uber-feared, instantly recognizable pop culture megastar who remained undefeated in the dazzling squared circle […]

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Should Dave Bautista headline WWE’s Hall of Fame Class of 2019?

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Growing up in the crooked pit of dangered desolation and cocaine-laden Washington, D.C during the ever-polarizing Reganomics era of the 1980s was an overwhelmingly humbling experience for “Spectre” Hollywood superstar and 6-time WWE Champion Dave Bautista; the “Guardians of the Galaxy” Hollywood movie star is of Filipino-Greek extraction. Bautista grew up longing to become a […]

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HBO’s “André The Giant”, ESPN’s 30 for 30 “The Nature Boy”…What about Bruno?

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Bruno Sammartino overcame insurmountable odds time and time again with great improbability when few believed he could survive in life. As a child growing up in Italy, the bravely fearless Sammartino and his beloved family spent 14 months hiding from Nazis in the mountain’s of Abruzzi, Italy during World War II. During Sammartino’s unceremoniously harsh […]