Articles from August 2017



Monday Night Raw – August 28, 2017: Stick to the Plan

Monday Night Raw Date: August 28, 2017 Location: FedEx Forum, Memphis, Tennessee Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Corey Graves We’re less than a month away from No Mercy and the show is already looking big. With Braun Strowman vs. Brock Lesnar already on the card and some more potentially huge matches being added, this show […]

Mae Young Classic – Episode Four: And There’s the Winner

Mae Young Classic Episode #4 Date: August 28, 2017 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Jim Ross, Lita It’s the end of the first round here and there’s a good chance we’ll be seeing the tournament winner making her debut. There are a few big names still to go and that means it’s […]

Mae Young Classic – Episode Three: I Don’t Get The Hair Thing

Mae Young Classic Episode #3 Date: August 28, 2017 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Jim Ross, Lita It’s time to start the second half of the first round and I’ve liked the tournament so far. It might not be anything great so far but the talent is there and they’re still in […]

Mae Young Classic – Episode Two: The Future Is Bright. And Tall.

Mae Young Classic Episode #2 Date: August 28, 2017 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Jim Ross, Lita It’s kind of nice to have all four episodes of the first round up on the same day as we’re going to be able to get to the final sixteen in one day. The first […]

Mae Young Classic – Episode One: It’s Ladies Month

Mae Young Classic Episode #1 Date: August 28, 2017 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Jim Ross, Lita It’s finally here. In the tradition of last year’s Cruiserweight Classic, this is a thirty two participant women’s tournament held down in Florida. The field is comprised of an international group of talents, some of […]

Starrcade 1990: Ric Flair and the Spaceship

Another request and again, if you’re interested in Starrcade, check out my e-book of Complete Starrcade reviews at Amazon right here: https://www.amazon.com/KBs-History-Starrcade-Thomas-Hall-ebook/dp/B00D2UKOG0   Starrcade 1990 Date: December 16, 1990 Location: Kiel Auditorium, St. Louis, Missouri Attendance: 7,200 Commentators: Jim Ross, Paul E. Dangerously This is a double concept show and that’s not a good thing.  […]

Starrcade 1984: Round One

Someone requested this a little while back so here you go.  Also, if you like this, I have a whole e-book of Starrcade reviews available right here. https://www.amazon.com/KBs-History-Starrcade-Thomas-Hall-ebook/dp/B00D2UKOG0 Starrcade 1984 Date: November 22, 1984 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina Attendance: 16,000 Commentators: Gordon Solie, Bob Caudle There isn’t much else to say here. Other […]

Wrestlemania XIX (2017 Redo): The Fourth Time Is The Charm

Wrestlemania XIX Date: March 30, 2003 Location: Safeco Field, Seattle, Washington Attendance: 54,097 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz This one is very interesting as the TV leading up to the show has been a cross between boring and really bad, yet the show has one of the best reputations of all time. […]

Smackdown – March 27, 2003: Cena Begins

Smackdown Date: March 27, 2003 Location: HP Pavilion, San Jose, California Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s the final show for Wrestlemania and also my dad’s fiftieth birthday. Everything is pretty much set so there’s a good chance this is going to be little more than a slow paced final push towards the show. Hopefully it’s […]

Back on the Impacto Estelar Podcast

It’s a fun chat as someone who calls me his mentor (egads the problems that man must have) and I talk about Raw 2002, some events from this week and wrestling in Puerto Rico.  Plus a bit of my backstory if you’ve never heard it before.  Please bear with us on some of the technical […]