222 episodes

Award-winning comedy writer Marc Haynes has watched every single Wrestlemania. Broadcaster Pete Donaldson hasn’t. Join them both every week as they subject the greatest spectacle in sports entertainment to the kind of scrutiny that ruins them entirely.
A hilarious and surprisingly insightful look into some of the most preposterous, glamorous and over-the-top sporting events the world has ever seen – from Hulk Hogan and Mr T at Madison Square Garden way back in 1985 to Roman Reigns and The Undertaker going head-to-head in April 2017 – Wrestle Me is a must-listen accompaniment to The Grandest Stage of Them All.
Say your prayers, take your vitamins and pop your human growth hormone while it's still technically legal. It's Wrestle Me!

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Wrestle Me Stakhanov

    • Sports
    • 5.0 • 110 Ratings

Award-winning comedy writer Marc Haynes has watched every single Wrestlemania. Broadcaster Pete Donaldson hasn’t. Join them both every week as they subject the greatest spectacle in sports entertainment to the kind of scrutiny that ruins them entirely.
A hilarious and surprisingly insightful look into some of the most preposterous, glamorous and over-the-top sporting events the world has ever seen – from Hulk Hogan and Mr T at Madison Square Garden way back in 1985 to Roman Reigns and The Undertaker going head-to-head in April 2017 – Wrestle Me is a must-listen accompaniment to The Grandest Stage of Them All.
Say your prayers, take your vitamins and pop your human growth hormone while it's still technically legal. It's Wrestle Me!

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    Wrestle Me-mas #10 - Big Daddy vs Haystacks (Wembley 1981)

    Wrestle Me-mas #10 - Big Daddy vs Haystacks (Wembley 1981)

    A little RSS-feed treat for your Christmas Day. Enjoy!If you'd like to hear the rest of our Wrestle Me-mases, just head on over to www.Patreon.com/WrestleMe(TLDL: Basically Pete's gone proper mad for TNA and he wants to do loads of TNA over on the Patreon and Marc's trying to stop him)
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    • 34 min
    WRESTLE ME LIVES!

    WRESTLE ME LIVES!

    ONE MORE MATCH!
    Wrestle Me, as we know it...is over. But in the very *spirit* of sports entertainment retirement, we're simply going to wait a few days, clear out our motel room of whiskey bottles and resurface in another territory!
    So here's what's happening.
    We're going to be continuing the show you love, Wrestle Me *exclusively* over on Patreon. WWW.PATREON.COM/WRESTLEME baby!
    And we're switching things up. No longer are we going to just concentrate on good Wrestlemanias past, and terrible Wrestlemanias present - we're going to be taking a look at wrestling from all eras, all the time. We're going to be kicking off with AEW's Full Gear 2021, along with King Of The Ring 1993. Then we're straight into good old Wrestle Me-mas!
    January? Royal Rumble and Wrestle Kingdom - alongside some of your favourite ECW, WWF, WWWWF, Impact and TNA PPVs. And all the other federations that recorded their master tapes on wax cylinders. We're also going to be reviewing films and albums, too! So tell us about your favourites now...
    Will our comeback be HBK at Summerslam, or Warrior in Barcelona? Only time will tell...
    WWW.PATREON.COM/WRESTLEME - what the world has come to.

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    • 15 min
    Baby, I'm comin' home: Wrestlemania. The end.

    Baby, I'm comin' home: Wrestlemania. The end.

    Wearing their very best salmon suits, Marc and Pete polish off another Wrestlemania, for the very final time (until we have to do it again in April.)
    We'd like to thank each and every one of you for being such awesome WrestleMe-niacs - and remember, this isn't the end. This is only the beginning!
    Head on over to Patreon.com/WrestleMe for much, much more. Like... a silly amount more. More details to follow tomorrow - along with another PPV - King Of The Ring 1993! 

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    • 1 hr 9 min
    Really Valuable Drugs: Wrestlemania 37 - Part 6

    Really Valuable Drugs: Wrestlemania 37 - Part 6

    You make this just a bit harder for Vince and you'll be gaining that executive bathroom VIP pass, my friend.
    If you wanna hear what's coming next - head on over to Patreon.com/wrestleme now! And stay tuned for what's in store for this channel...

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    • 45 min
    The new voice of country music: Wrestlemania 37 - Part 5

    The new voice of country music: Wrestlemania 37 - Part 5

    Did Ron DeSantis write this Jack Sparrow voiceover bullshine?
    If you'd like to hear what happens next - head on over to patreon.com/wrestleme

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    • 36 min
    The bees needs: Wrestlemania 37 - Part 4

    The bees needs: Wrestlemania 37 - Part 4

    Marc's new favourite wrestler, Bad Bunny hits the ring. Easily the best thing Miz has done in ages.
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    • 50 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
110 Ratings

110 Ratings

PaulArdis ,

The 24/7 Belt of Wrestling Podcasts

Snarky smarky loopy loo. No self respect in the best of ways.

IHR7 ,

Two British men making people care about a subject they’ve never cared about once in their lives

I can’t really explain my love for this podcast, I just know that I love it a lot. Give it a listen! It’s hilarious and actually very informative (about wrestling....I don’t know how useful the knowledge you’ll gain from this podcast will be in your day to day life, but it’s great still).

Kyle3205 ,

💍

This show is a gem! I filled Pete’s football podcasting and love this show. Supremely entertaining with a good balance of humor, lovely bants and interesting insight and facts. The personal touch/experiences added by Marc are great - and the Patreon bonus’ are more than worth the subscription!

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