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What Match Tested the Conscience of Paul Heyman?
What Match Tested the Conscience of Paul Heyman? You don’t have to think too hard to conjure up images of the Exploding Barbed Wire death match between Jon Moxley and Kenny Omega from February 2021. I know you remember it . . . it’s a match that T.S. Eliot could have called himself because the […]
How Many Special Moments in Wrestling History are Lost in Time
How Many Special Moments in Wrestling History are Lost in Time? On this day in 1994, if you tuned in to Monday Night Raw you were treated to a show that featured Ted DiBiase’s fake Undertaker beating Butch Banks. You saw Lex Luger squash Chad Miller and the team of Bam Bam Bigelow & Irwin […]
What Ever Happened to Ultimo Dragon’s Title Belts?
What Ever Happened to Ultimo Dragon’s Title Belts? During the height of the Monday Night Wars and the now famous WCW Cruiserweight division, wrestling fans will remember Japanese wrestler Ultimo Dragon coming to the ring with multiple title belts hanging from every limb. The casual wrestling fan might turn on their TV, see all those […]
How Were Things in the Wrestling Industry 25 Years Ago Today?
How Were Things in the Wrestling Industry 25 Years Ago Today? So how were things in the wrestling industry 25 years ago, in the middle of the hotly contested Monday Night Wars? On this day in 1997, WCW Monday Nitro was presenting their 100th broadcast on TNT. Add to that the fact that they were […]
What Happened to Polynesian Pro Wrestling?
What Happened to Polynesian Pro Wrestling? In 1985, Vince McMahon launched the supershow that we know today as WrestleMania. It’s said that WrestleMania was a financial bet by McMahon. If the event succeeded, WrestleMania would catapult WWF’s national expansion. But if WrestleMania failed, WWF would have been in a financial disaster. We know how that […]
What Match Stole the Show at Heatwave 98?
What Match Stole the Show at Heatwave 98? It was on this day in 1998, that ECW presented their Heatwave ’98 PPV. It was the 5th time the Heatwave title would play host to a supercard event, and the 2nd time it would be available on PPV in the company’s brief foray into that format. […]