Pro Wrestling

Hell in a Cell

How about that non-ending to the WWE Hell in a Cell main event last night?

Never thought I’d see a Hell in a Cell match end in a no-contest. Not when we’ve had matches that included guys being thrown from the cage to the floor and from the cage to the mat below, among many other things.


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Hell in a Cell Preview: Reigns-Strowman headlines solid card

San Antonio, thankfully, is nowhere near the East Coast, so assuming you don’t wash away in Hurricane Florence, you’ll be able to watch WWE Hell in a Cell Sunday night.


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Shawn Michaels to return to WWE for one more match: Report

Shawn Michaels is in the works to work a tag match at a WWE super show in Saudi Arabia in November, according to a report from Wrestling Observer editor Dave Meltzer.


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Video: Impact Wrestling to premiere ‘Night of the Dummies’ on Sept. 14

Impact Wrestling will premiere the one-night-only “Night of the Dummies” on demand on GWN on Friday, Sept. 14.


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Video: WWE reveals teams for Mixed Match Challenge Season 2

WWE is bringing the Mixed Match Challenge back for a second season beginning Tuesday, Sept. 18.


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Blogcast w/Chris Graham: WWE needs one world champ, not two

Another thing WWE should do, but won’t do: one world champ, defending his belt on all three weekly shows. Yes, all three: Raw, Smackdown Live and NXT.


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Braun Strowman heel turn: Hey, WWE is at least trying

The match with new WWE Universal champ Roman Reigns teaming with “Monster in the Bank” Braun Strowman to face Dolph Ziggler and Drew McIntyre made no sense on its own.


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Blogcast w/Chris Graham: I love the G1

I finally got to see the Hiroshi Tanahashi-Kota Ibushi match from the final of the G1 Climax.


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SummerSlam, Adam Cole, Ciampa-Gargano: Podcast

Chris Graham reviews WWE SummerSlam, talks NXT Takeover: Brooklyn, Adam Cole, Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano.


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Tommaso Ciampa, Johnny Gargano: All downhill from here for NXT stars?

The best wrestling feud of 2018 has been unfolding in NXT, starring Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano, who, unfortunately, are already doing the best thing they will ever do in their wrestling careers.


Adam Cole

What should WWE do next with Adam Cole?

Former Ring of Honor world champ Adam Cole has done what he needed to do in NXT. He put Aleister Black over on Black’s trek up the ladder to the NXT title. Most recently, he put Ricochet over in an awesome match on this past weekend’s NXT Takeover: Brooklyn show.


SummerSlam 2018

SummerSlam Review: WWE finally puts Roman Reigns over

Until the closing credits began to roll on the SummerSlam broadcast, you had to assume that something was going to happen.


SummerSlam 2018

Another installment of Reigns vs. Lesnar highlights SummerSlam weekend

Roman Reigns. Brock Lesnar. Here we go again with our hand-wringing over, does WWE finally put Reigns over as The Guy? Perhaps a bigger question heading into SummerSlam is, does Reigns-Lesnar even main-event the show?


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Coming to Richmond Coliseum: WWE Smackdown Live on Oct. 15

WWE Smackdown Live is coming to the Richmond Coliseum on Monday, Oct. 15, with tickets going on sale on Friday, Aug. 3.


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Roman Reigns again? Podcast

Chris Graham talks pro wrestling, breaking down WWE’s ongoing effort to put Roman Reigns over with fans, then going over texts with his best friend, Brian, who for some reason refuses to join him on the podcast.


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Wrestling fans putting themselves over

Wrestling fans are ruining wrestling for me. The latest instance was the Iron Man Match at the WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view earlier this month in Pittsburgh.


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Vince McMahon is focused on XFL: Is the Reigns of Terror on its way to being over?

Vince McMahon wasn’t at the gorilla position at Sunday’s WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view, according to published reports.


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Surprises at WWE Extreme Rules: The Road to SummerSlam just got interesting

Remember when we all thought SummerSlam was going to be another serving of Brock Lesnar-Roman Reigns for the WWE Universal title?


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Chris Graham joins Mark Moses Show to talk Brock Lesnar, college football

Chris Graham appears on the Mark Moses Show to talk about WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar’s most recent dalliance with UFC, and then joins Mark in taking a quick look at the upcoming 2018 college football season.


Why Brock Lesnar is attractive to UFC

UFC is gearing up for another Brock Lesnar return, this time to challenge new heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier, probably early next year.


AXS TV G1 Special marred by Ross, Barnett

The New Japan Pro Wrestling version of Kenny Omega-Cody at Saturday’s G1 Special was light-years ahead of what Ring of Honor offered back in April.


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Kenny Omega, Bill Goldberg, more from the world of pro wrestling: Podcast

Chris Graham talks pro wrestling: previewing this weekend’s New Japan G1 Special featuring Kenny Omega, and discussing Bill Goldberg’s two dream matches.


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Vader. Money in the Bank, G1 Climax: Podcast

Chris Graham talks pro wrestling, including the news of the passing of legendary Leon “Vader” White, the fallout from Money in the Bank, and a look ahead to the G1 Climax tournament.


Big Cass

WWE dumps Big Cass: Why?

Big Cass, real life name William Morrissey, has been released by WWE, two days after opening the Money in the Bank pay-per-view with a tapout loss to Daniel Bryan.


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Takeaways from WWE Money in the Bank

The most memorable part of the Roman Reigns vs. Jinder Mahal match at Money in the Bank last night was the crowd starting and maintaining The Wave.


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Omega-Okada IV: Wrestling, as an art form, at its very best

I went to great pains, sorta, kinda, to avoid the Internet Saturday morning, so as not to spoil the experience of seeing Kenny Omega face off with Kazuchika Okada.


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Chris Graham talks WWE, Twitter, Dickie V, rainy days

Rainy days can lead to decent fodder for podcasts. Today, Chris Graham discusses the news that WWE Smackdown is heading to Fox, his three most famous Twitter followers, his bromance with Dickie V, and nosebleeds.


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Smackdown moving to Fox in 2019: Five things it means for WWE fans

WWE Smackdown is moving to Fox in October 2019, part of a $1 billion, five-year deal that moves the blue brand to Big 4 network television for the first time.


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WWE Backlash: What in the sam hill was that crap?

WWE Backlash had a WWE title match between A.J. Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura, and for whatever reason, it was decided to have that match go on third before the end.


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Live Coverage: WWE Greatest Royal Rumble

Chris Graham leads our live coverage of the WWE Greatest Royal Rumble, live from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Check back for regular updates from the action.