Articles from April 2012



Smackdown – April 27, 2012: Viva La Ryback!

Smackdown Date: April 27, 2012 Location: Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, Michigan Commentators: Michael Cole, Booker T It’s the last show before Extreme Rules and we’re minus a Josh Matthews here due to Lesnar killing him on Monday. We have a main event tonight of Sheamus vs. Mark Henry in a non-title match which is […]

Impact Wrestling – April 26, 2012: Open Fight Night: It Came, It Went, It Had A Lot Of Hogan

Impact Wrestling Date: April 26, 2012 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tazz This is the first of the Open Fight Nights, which means that anyone that challenges anyone else will automatically get their match. There’s a guaranteed title match as well as a guaranteed TV Title match which will be the case […]

WWF Wrestling Challenge – January 31, 1988: Hogan vs. Andre II Is Coming

WWF Wrestling Challenge Date: January 31, 1988 Location: Nashville Municipal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan At the moment this is the last show that I have from this era and this show in particular. There will probably be more but until I get them I obviously can’t review them. We’re past the […]

Superstars of Wrestling – October 11, 1986: Roddy Piper The Carpenter

Superstars of Wrestling Date: October 11, 1986 Location: Baltimore Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Attendance: 7,000 Commentators: Jesse Ventura, Vince McMahon, Bruno Sammartino Back to Superstars again as we continue what would become the build to Wrestlemania 3 in a few months. If we somehow get to the new year, I’ve already reviewed the January through March […]

NXT – April 25, 2012: Tyson Kidd Is Awesome

NXT Date: April 25, 2012 Location: Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, Michigan Commentators: Matt Striker, Hornswoggle, Johnny Curtis, Michael McGillicutty We have an actual changed show this week as we’ve got a bunch of people gone from the show after the great NXT purge last week. I’m not sure what to expect this week but […]

Monday Night Raw – September 17, 2001: How Many Stories Is Stephanie In Anyway?

Monday Night Raw Date: September 17, 2001 Location: Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee Attendance: 7,641 Commentators: Jim Ross, Paul Heyman It’s the final show before Unforgiven and obviously based on the date, things have changed tremendously in the whole world. Smackdown basically didn’t happen because of what happened which is perfectly fine, but it’s put them […]

Monday Night Raw – September 10, 2001: Can We Just Keep Stephanie In That Outfit Forever?

Monday Night Raw Date: September 10, 2001 Location: Freeman Coliseum, San Antonio, Texas Attendance: 8,239 Commentators: Jim Ross, Paul Heyman We have two shows left before Unforgiven but if you look at the date of this one, you know that the next week’s show isn’t going to be your usual one. The main event of […]

Monday Night Raw – September 14, 1998: The Rock Turns Face

Monday Night Raw Date: September 14, 1998 Location: San Jose Arena, San Jose, California Attendance: 13,161 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler Finally we’re back on Mondays and it’s time to get ready for Breakdown. We have this and one more show before then and THANK GOODNESS the big names are back tonight. I couldn’t take […]

Unforgiven 2001: Angle Does It For America

Unforgiven 2001 Date: September 23, 2001 Location: Mellon Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Attendance: 13,855 Commentators: Jim Ross, Paul Heyman Boy have things changed in a year. We’re in the Alliance Era now, meaning we have two world title matches. First up is a handicap match with Shane/Booker teaming up to fight Rock for the WCW Title […]

Monday Night Raw – September 12, 1998: Save Us Stone Cold!

Monday Night Raw Date: September 12, 1998 Location: Tsongas Arena, Lowell, Massachusetts Attendance: 10,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re on Saturday again for our first of two Raws in three days. We’re continuing the push to Breakdown on the 28th. We’re in the full stretch of Austin vs. Vince now as Vince is trying […]