Summerslam Count-Up – 2013 (2017 Redo): I’m Still Right

Summerslam 2013 Date: August 18, 2013 Location: Staples Center, Los Angeles, California Attendance: 14,166 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, John Bradshaw Layfield This is the show that was voted on for the annual redo and I can’t say I’m complaining. The show was instantly revered and it held up when I watched it the second […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 2012: And Guess How It Ends

Summerslam 2012 Date: August 19, 2013 Location: Staples Center, Los Angeles, California Attendance: 14,205 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler The main story here is Brock Lesnar is back, having returned the night after Wrestlemania to start a feud with John Cena. That feud lasted for a month before Lesnar started going after HHH. It wasn’t […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 2011: Kevin Nash and the Really Stupid Idea

Summerslam 2011 Date: August 14, 2011 Location: Staples Center, Los Angeles, California Attendance: 17.404 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Booker T This is a pretty big show with the blowoffs to two amazing feuds. The headlining act match is CM Punk vs. John Cena in a champion vs. champion match and the rematch to their […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 2009: Jeff Hardy’s Swan(ton) Song

Summerslam 2009 Date: August 23, 2009 Location: Staples Center, Los Angeles, California Attendance: 17,129 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Todd Grisham, Matt Striker, Josh Matthews Not a lot has changed in the last year other than some names have risen up the card. Jeff Hardy is the Smackdown Champion and is defending tonight […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 2008: One of the Good Ones

Summerslam 2008 Date: August 17, 2008 Location: Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana Attendance: 15,997 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz, Todd Grisham, Matt Striker For the first time in a few years, it feels like we’ve got a big card tonight. It’s a double main event with Undertaker vs. Edge inside the Cell and […]

New Column: Time Flies and Anniversaries Happen

Looking at four pretty big moments that saw anniversaries this week alone. https://wrestlingrumors.net/kbs-review-time-flies-anniversaries-happen/

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania XXIX: The Not So Great Sequel

Wrestlemania XXIX Date: April 7, 2013 Location: MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey Attendance: 80,676 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, John Bradshaw Layfield It’s hard to believe this show was almost a year ago. The main event is of course Rock vs. Cena II in the sequel that not a lot of people wanted to […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania XXVIII: The Biggest Match of This Generation

Wrestlemania XXVIII Date: April 1, 2012 Location: Sun Life Stadium, Miami, Florida Attendance: 78,363 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler We wrap things up with this and a main event which no one ever thought we would see: John Cena vs. The Rock. This is one of if not the only match ever that I had […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania XXVII: The Worst Choice In Wrestlemania History

Wrestlemania XXVII Date: April 3, 2011 Location: Georgia Dome, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 71,617 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Josh Matthews This is the Rock’s show as he’s back to be guest host. Really that’s all you need to know here because it’s all that matters. We’ve also got Cena vs. Miz for the Raw Title, […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2013: Well Duh

Royal Rumble 2013 Date: January 27, 2013 Location: US Airways Center, Phoenix, Arizona Attendance: 13,00 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jerry Lawler This show was only a year ago and I can barely remember anything about it. Aside from the Rumble the big matches are the Rock challenging CM Punk for the WWE Title […]