Articles from October 2011



Vengeance 2011 – Tweet This: No Need For This Show

Vengeance 2011 Date: October 23, 2011 Location: AT&T Center, San Antonio, Texas Commentators: Michael Cole, Booker T, Jerry Lawler We’re finally at the last PPV before Survivor Series and the end of the three PPVs in six Sunday run that happens every fall in WWE. The main events are nothing to write home about as […]

Crockett Cup 1986 – 270 Minutes Of In Ring Time

Crockett Cup 1986 Date: April 19, 1986 Location: Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana Attendance: 3,500 (Afternoon), 13,000 (Evening) Commentators: N/A Here’s the first of a set of three rare shows I’ll get to eventually. This is a 24 team tag tournament that was held every year from 1986-1988. This year has sixteen teams in the […]

Ring Of Honor – October 22, 2011 – Best Show So Far

Ring of Honor Date: October 21, 2011 Location: Davis Arena, Louisville, Kentucky Commentators: Kevin Kelly, Nigel McGuinness We’re into the second batch of tapings here so hopefully they can change up a few things this time. This is OVW’s home base and I believe the third set of tapings will be held here as well. […]

Vengeance Preview

I figured that’s a better title than PPV Predictions as I’ll have some general thoughts in this as well.  

Smackdown – October 21, 2011 – Viva El Mask Match!

Smackdown Date: October 21, 2011 Location: Mexican Sports Palace, Mexico City, Mexico Commentators: Michael Cole, Josh Matthews, Booker T It’s the final night of shows in Mexico and it’s also the final show before the PPV. I’m not really sure what else they’re going to add to the show as I think they have six […]

Impact Wrestling – October 20, 2011 – Under 8 Minutes Of Wrestling And A NEW CHAMPION!

Impact Wrestling Date: October 20, 2011 Location: Impact Wrestling Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tazz It’s the show after Bound For Glory and a few things have changed. First and foremost, Hogan is a face now, having turned after a year of being the top heel in the company. Also we have the same […]

Clash of the Champions 6 – Steamboat vs. Flair II

Clash of the Champions 6: Ragin Cajun Date: April 2, 1989 Location: Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana Attendance: 5,300 Commentators: Jim Ross, Michael Hayes Where do I begin with this one? First and foremost, this is on the same night as Wrestlemania 5 in a final attempt to sabatoge the WWF. The problem was that […]

NXT – October 19, 2011 – Still Chasing Its Own Tail

NXT Date: October 19, 2011 Location: Mexican Sports Palace, Mexico City, Mexico Commentators: Jack Korpela, William Regal Obviously we’re in Mexico now and we only have two people left. The Young suspension may be a blessing in disguise as it might give them an opening to round out this season after the thirty two weeks […]

Monday Night Raw – October 17, 2011 – A Bad Show In All Languages

Monday Night Raw Date: October 17, 2011 Location: Mexico Sports Palace, Mexico City, Mexico Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler It’s the rare taped Raw tonight as this happened on Saturday night in Mexico City. This is a new place for the company and the crowd should be very hot. After about 5 angles were blown […]

Bound For Glory 2011 – Hogan Is A Face and Kurt Retains. Wait….What?

Bound For Glory 2011 Date: October 16, 2011 Location: Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tazz It’s the major show of the year for TNA and I can’t say I’m as excited about it as I was for last year’s. It should be good though as we have two major main events. Now that’s […]