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Cody Rhodes on a Nick Aldis Rematch Cross-Branded AEW Shows

Cody Rhodes on a Nick Aldis Rematch, Cross-Branded AEW Shows

During that call, Cody was asked about the potential for a third match with NWA Champion Nick Aldis and for a "super show" with AEW and another brand, such as NWA, cross-promoting the show Unfortunately, Cody doesn't think either one is very likely.[caption id="attachment_1244299" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Cody Rhodes appears on AEW Dynamite[...]

Cody Rhodes Talks NWA Womens Title Match at AEW Full Gear Tonight

Cody Rhodes Talks NWA Women's Title Match at AEW Full Gear Tonight

One subject that came up was AEW's collaboration with NWA, both in the present and in the future. Cody talked about the match tonight on the Full Gear pre-show, The Buy-In, in which NWA Women's Champion Serena Deeb (who actually works for AEW) will defend her title against NWA's Allysin Kay.[caption id="attachment_1289872" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: AEW[/caption]"One thing[...]

Thunder Rosa WWE Bound Drops NWA Title to AEWs Serena Deeb

Thunder Rosa WWE Bound? Drops NWA Title to AEW's Serena Deeb

Thunder Rosa dropped the NWA Women's Championship to AEW star Serena Deeb amidst rumors that Rosa could be headed to AEW Deeb, the new NWA Champion, will defend the title on tonight's episode of AEW Dynamite Deeb won the title on UWN Primetime Live, and will face Leyla Hirsch on Dynamite tonight.[caption id="attachment_1287467" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Aron Stevens Buries WWE Then Claims Hes Never Buried WWE

Aron Stevens Buries WWE, Then Claims He's Never Buried WWE

Aron Stevens, the NWA wrestler and Championship Wrestling from Hollywood booker who was, once upon a time, known as Damien Sandow in WWE, recently gave in an interview to Wrestling Inc that they've been milking for about a week now During the interview, Stevens talked about his experience in WWE and how it's affected his[...]

Road Warrior Animal Joseph Laurinaitis Passes Away Age 60

Road Warrior Animal Joseph Laurinaitis Passes Away, Age 60

Though remembered by many for their WWF/WWE runs, the Road Warriors would earn their reputation (and a ton of championship titles) wrestling overseas as well as in the NWA and AWA.[caption id="attachment_1270304" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Road Warrior Animal Joseph Laurinaitis Passes Away, Age 60 (Image: WWE)[/caption]The WWE issued a statement shortly after news of Laurinaitis' passing[...]

Tony Khan Says AEW Has No Plans to Work with Anyone Else from NWA

Tony Khan Says AEW Has No Plans to Work with Anyone Else from NWA

On the call, Khan was asked about AEW's relationship with the NWA, with NWA Women's Champion Thunder Rosa wrestling on Dynamite last night and set to face AEW Women's Champion Hikaru Shida at All Out However, it doesn't look like AEW has any plans to work with NWA beyond that.[caption id="attachment_1261240" align="aligncenter" width="600"] NWA Women's[...]

Billy Corgan Calls BS on Ravens Rumor Hes Shutting Down NWA

Billy Corgan Calls BS on Raven's Rumor He's Shutting Down NWA

Smashing Pumpkins frontman and pro wrestling enthusiast Billy Corgan denied rumors he's planning to shut down the NWA despite the promotion currently not producing any new content and being without a top executive following #SpeakingOut allegations Corgan responded to a rumor started by former ECW star Raven, who said he'd heard that Corgan was planning[...]

NWA Shuts Down in Response to #SpeakingOut Allegations Lagana Resigns

NWA Shuts Down in Response to #SpeakingOut Allegations, Lagana Resigns

The fallout from the #SpeakingOut allegations that began exposing incidents of alleged sexual misconduct throughout the pro wrestling industry this week has prompted the resignation of NWA Vice President David Lagana He has run the day-to-day operations of the company since the organization launched its weekly NWA POWERRR show in 2019 Lagana was accused of[...]

WWE 24 &#8211 Ric Flair: The Final Farewell Review &#8211 Bittersweet Nostalgia

WWE 24 – Ric Flair: The Final Farewell Review – Bittersweet Nostalgia

After NXT Takeover: In Your House ended, WWE aired the latest episode of their 24 documentary series, Ric Flair: The Final Farewell. The show was released earlier on Sunday on the WWE Network. Feeling in a pretty nostalgic mood after all of WWE's nostalgia-peddling with In Your House, I decided to give it a watch. […]

Seminal Wrestling Columnist Chris Hyatte Passes Away Age 50

Seminal Wrestling Columnist Chris Hyatte Passes Away, Age 50

Chris Hyatte, a pioneer of internet wrestling journalism best known for writing The Mop-Up, The Midnight News, and And Another Thing from 1997 to 2007, passed away Thursday at the age of 50, peacefully with his loved ones, according to a cousin who made a final post on Hyatte's Twitter account. The often controversial writer […]

Tom Segura Doubles Down on Wrestling Fans Attacks AJ Styles

Tom Segura Doubles Down on Wrestling Fans, Attacks AJ Styles

Comedian Tom Segura continued his attacks on wrestling fans after stirring up controversy yesterday by calling fans "r****ds." Segura released a video seemingly apologizing to wrestling fans, but later claimed he just "parroted" the words. "Of course I understand why people like wrestling," Segura said in a video released on his Twitter. "It's awesome. Those […]

Road Warriors Hawk and Animal Focus of Next Dark Side of the Ring

Road Warriors Hawk and Animal Focus of Next Dark Side of the Ring

Between 1983 and 2014, the team would wrestle for the American Wrestling Association (AWA), the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA), World Championship Wrestling (WCW), and the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), as well as in venues around the world.[caption id="attachment_1204647" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Road Warriors are the next focus of Dark Side of the Ring, courtesy of[...]

Comedian Tom Segura Says Wrestlings for R****ds Wrestlers Respond

Comedian Tom Segura Says Wrestling's for "R****ds", Wrestlers Respond

On a recent episode of his podcast, comedian Tom Segura made disparaging comments about people who like wrestling. Though wrestling fans have been aware for at least the last 100 years that wrestling matches feature wrestlers working with each other and predetermined outcomes, Segura seemed convinced that fans believe the fights are real. "So many […]

New Japan Pro-Wrestling Postpones Wrestle Dynasty until 2021

New Japan Pro-Wrestling Postpones Wrestle Dynasty until 2021

New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) announced that Wrestle Dynasty has been postponed until 2021. This difficult decision was made in response to the ongoing and evolving COVID-19 global pandemic. Wrestle Dynasty was set to take place on August 22, 2020, at the historic Madison Square Garden in New York City. NJPW will announce new ticket information […]

Will AJ Styles New Dairy Queen Commercial Increase Divorce Rates

Will AJ Styles' New Dairy Queen Commercial Increase Divorce Rates?

WWE Superstar AJ Styles is the star of a new commercial from fast-food chain Dairy Queen which sees The Phenomenal One burst through a paper Dairy Queen logo to surprise families of WWE fans eating Dairy Queen food, like the Kool-Aid Man if the Kool-Aid Man was a flat-earther, oh yeah! But while seeing one […]

Dark Side of the Ring Previews Rise and Fall of UWFs Herb Abrams

Dark Side of the Ring Previews Rise and Fall of UWF's Herb Abrams

Even with the wrestling community still buzzing about last week's David Schultz-focused episode, producers Evan Husney and Jason Eisener's Dark Side of the Ring aren't letting up when it comes to fiery topics. This Tuesday, Vice TV brings the rise and fall of Universal Wrestling Federation (UWF) founder Herb "Mr. Electrcity" Abrams. Created and run […]

Drake Maverick Winning NXT Match Keeps His WWE Career Alive For Now

Drake Maverick Winning NXT Match Keeps His WWE Career Alive For Now

Drake Maverick won his match against Tony Nese in the NXT Interim Cruiserweight Championship tournament last night, keeping alive hopes that he won't be fired along with dozens of his co-workers as part of coronavirus pandemic cost-cutting measures. Maverick was one of more than 50 names who were released or furloughed by WWE, a cold-hearted […]

Dark Side of the Ring Shares Mick Foleys Praise for David Schultz Ep

Dark Side of the Ring Shares Mick Foley's Praise for David Schultz Ep

Earlier this week, we reported about entertainment juggernaut and ex-full-time WWE wrestler Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson giving his seal of approval to producers Evan Husney and Jason Eisener's Dark Side of the Ring and its look at former WWE star David Schultz. Tracing how Schultz's career derailed after a violent run-in with 20/20 reporter John […]

The Big Show Show Episode 3 Brought Along Big Character Growth: Review

The Big Show Show Episode 3 Brought Along Big Character Growth: Review

Netflix's The Big Big Show has been putting much more meat on its bones with each episode, and it's appreciated. In the third episode, the focus shifts to the relationship between Paul Wight aka Big Show's oldest daughter Lola (Reylynn Caster), and her stepmother Cassy (Allison Munn). Cassy and Lola have been largely awkward together […]

Wrestling Family The Von Erichs Biopic on the Way From BBC Films

Wrestling Family The Von Erichs Biopic on the Way From BBC Films

“It’s another family portrait, about a wrestling family who revolutionised the sport and then suffered tragedy.”“Sean is an extraordinary filmmaker and we’re excited to be working with him,” added Tessa Ross.The Von Erichs are one of the most storied families in wrestling, getting their start in the 1960's with Fritz Von Erich beginning his run[...]