Articles from June 2013

SuperBrawl Revenge (SuperBrawl 2001): Just Let It Be Over

Superbrawl Revenge Date: February 18, 2001 Location: Nashville Municipal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee Attendance: 4,395 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Scott Hudson It’s the final show in this trilogy that I’m doing as we wrap up Superbrawl thankfully with them cutting the numbers out. The main event here is Steiner vs. Nash in a 2/3 falls retirement vs. […]

On This Day: June 29, 2008 – Night of Champions: Cena vs. HHH. Again.

Night of Champions 2008 Date: June 29, 2008 Location: American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas Attendance: 16,151 Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Mike Adamle, Jim Ross, Joey Styles, Tazz, Mick Foley So after the whole Benoit thing, they guys decided that calling it VENGEANCE was a bad idea so Night of Champions was born. This is kind of […]

Thunder – February 5, 1998: Benoit’s First Chance

Thunder Date: February 5, 1998 Location: Beaumont Civic Center, Beaumont, Texas Attendance: 4,900 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Lee Marshall Tonight the main event is the kind of match that Thunder needs to focus on: the US Title match between Benoit and Diamond Dallas Page with Benoit FINALLY getting the recognition he deserves. Other than […]

Halloween Havoc 2000: The Sting Army Part II

Halloween Havoc 2000 Date: October 29, 2000 Location: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada Attendance: 7,582 Commentators: Stevie Ray, Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden We’re in the dying days of the company here as with so few shows to go there’s really no reason for me to not finish these off. Goldberg is face again […]

On This Day: June 28, 2011 – NXT: Tyson Kid Saves NXT Again

NXT Date: June 28, 2011 Location: US Airways Center, Phoenix, Arizona Commentators: William Regal, Todd Grisham It’s another elimination week to get us down to the final two which will hopefully end soon after that. The final three are Darren Young, Conor O’Brian and Titus O’Neil. It seems like the competition is Titus’ to lose […]

Smackdown – June 28, 2013: Smackdown Goes International

Smackdown Date: June 28, 2013 Location: Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, South Carolina Commentators: John Bradshaw Layfield, Michael Cole After Monday we have a lot more of the card set for Money in the Bank. Tonight we’ll find out who the Smackdown MITB guys are as well as having a Fiesta Del Rio to celebrate Alberto […]

Thought of the Day: Who Are You Again?

This is something that isn’t a problem for some but is for others.

The Clown Is Down

Matt Borne, the original Doink the Clown, passed away today at the age of 55.  No word on the cause yet.  Borne wrestled at the first Wrestlemania against Ricky Steamboat and as Big Josh, a lumberjack character, in the early 90s in WCW.   That’s rather sad.

Impact Wrestling – June 27, 2013: There’s A Good Show Under The Mess

Impact Wrestling Date: June 27, 2013 Location: Peoria Civic Center, Peoria, Illinois Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tazz We’re still in Illinois here with a show that TNA spoiled on their website already. The main story here is we’re three weeks away from Destination X and the chance at a world title shot against Bully Ray. Other […]

NXT – June 26, 2013: The Show Before The Show

NXT Date: June 26, 2013 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: William Regal, Tom Phillips The focus shifts back to the titles tonight as Bo Dallas and Big E. Langston both return to the NXT Arena after their title match two weeks ago. We also have Dawson’Dylan vs. Ohno/Graves for a future title […]