Monday Night Raw – April 4, 2016 (2017 Redo): Travel Packages

Since I’m ridiculously backed up due to being in Orlando, I needed something to fill in the space.  Here’s a fresh version of last year’s post-Wrestlemania Raw to bridge the gap a bit.   Monday Night Raw Date: April 4, 2016 Location: American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas Commentators: Michael Cole, Byron Saxton, John Bradshaw Layfield […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania XXXII (2017 Redo): Hitting One Heck of a Wall

Wrestlemania XXXII Date: April 3, 2016 Location: AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas Attendance: 101,763 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton We had to get here again at some point. I sat in the stadium last year for the better part of seven hours watching this show and was pretty entertained for the most part. […]

Takeover: Dallas (2017 Redo): It Keeps Getting Better

Takeover: Dallas Date: April 1, 2016 Location: Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, Dallas, Texas Attendance: 9,000 Commentators: Tom Phillips, Corey Graves This was the start of a huge weekend for WWE and we might be kicking things off with the best show of 2016. Takeover quickly became one of the coolest shows in wrestling and […]

Thoughts on the 2016 Wrestling Observer Newsletter Awards

Don’t these usually come out earlier? These are Meltzer and Company’s awards (yes I’m aware his readers vote on them and if you believe that he doesn’t influence voting, you’re really missing the obvious) and I’ve jotted down a few thoughts on each. These aren’t meant to be any kind of in depth analysis and […]

AJ Styles Infographic

These things are always cool.  I can’t blow it up so click on it and zoom in a lot to read it.

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2016 (2017 Redo): Gold Rush Fever

I got a bit busy yesterday so here’s the last Rumble count-up of the year. Royal Rumble 2016 Date: January 24, 2016 Location: Amway Center, Orlando, Florida Attendance: 15,170 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton Now this one actually has my interest for a change. A year ago, WWE decided that the right […]

Ring of Honor TV – January 25, 2017: The ECW Formula

Ring of Honor Date: January 25, 2017 Location: 2300 Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commentators: Nigel McGuinness, Kevin Kelly Tonight we’re looking at the Brits as the TV Champion Marty Scurll and his archnemesis Will Ospreay are both here tonight. It would be nice if that doesn’t turn into something about Japan for a change but Ospreay […]

World of Sport – December 31, 2016: I Need to See HHH’s Face After he Watches This

World of Sport Wrestling Date: December 31, 2016 Location: MediaCity Studios, Manchester, England Commentators: Jim Ross, Alex Shane This has been a big request so let’s knock it out. World of Sport was a big British wrestling promotion for years back in the 60s through the 80s and I’m almost certain this is only the […]

Lucha Underground – December 28, 2016: Lucha Underground Meets the Avengers

Lucha Underground Date: December 28, 2016 Location: Lucha Underground Temple, Boyle Heights, California Commentators: Matt Striker, Vampiro We’re wrapping up the year with a match I’m actually interested in seeing as Mil Muertes faces Jeremiah Crane. I’m not sure what to make of Crane yet as he’s such an odd character yet there’s something about […]

Ring of Honor TV – December 29, 2016: The Redcoats are Coming

Ring of Honor Date: December 28, 2016 Commentators: Kevin Kelly, Nigel McGuinness, Steve Corino Since this year seems to be immune to traditional Best Of shows (even ones we were promised), this is another show featuring matches from a recent house show tour. In this case it’s the Reach for the Sky tour of the […]