Matt Hardy Sparked a Wrestling Revolution, and His Body Shows the Toll
Matt and his brother Jeff were at the forefront of the high-flying, daredevil acts that are now common, and it seems after 20 years he's going to be hanging it up soon.
Brian Christopher Was Another Victim of the Wrestling Machine
While it’s certainly a cleaner, more sober place than it has been, pro wrestling is still a culture which struggles with the legacy of drugs, booze, and wild living.
30 Years After Death, Bruiser Brody Still a Huge Influence in Pro Wrestling
As his name implied, Brody was a brawler who made the violence of pro wrestling feel extremely real.
WWE Is a Mess, So It's Bringing Back Hulk Hogan
'Extremes Rules' was terrible, as were most of the PPVs since 'WrestleMania.' WWE seems out of ideas, or content to be boring, so the company is pretending Hogan isn't a racist anymore.
The Unfulfilled Promise of Babyface Bayley
She's turned heel now, but WWE never gave Bayley the hugger a solid run with the full confidence and weight of the promotion behind it.
RIP Vader, the Big Man of Big Men
How could you not be hypnotized by this giant, flying mastodon made of flesh and violence?
Roman Reigns Cannot Be Saved
There will never be a time when fans don't resent WWE shoving him down their throats.
Japanese First Pitch Gets Real Weird, Real Fast
A demonic wrestling robot (??) pitched to a fox, and then a mouse-monkey served as referee as the fox charged the mound. What is happening?
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NJPW Has Declared Itself a Global Promotion
With Kenny Omega and Chris Jericho winning titles over the weekend, NJPW has announced itself on the world stage.
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Kenny Omega Beat Kazuchika Okada in One of the Best Wrestling Matches Ever
The fourth installment of this rivalry was legendary, with Omega becoming New Japan Pro Wrestling's IWGP World Heavyweight Champion.
Get Ready for Another All-Time Classic from Kenny Omega and Kazuchika Okada
We should expect nothing but the best from the New Japan Pro Wrestling superstars when they meet for the fourth time with the IWGP World Heavyweight Championship on the line.
CM Punk Could Be the Next Victim of Vince McMahon's Pettiness
A defamation suit filed by a WWE doctor could mean A.J. Styles's current reign as WWE champion—now at over 200 days—will eclipse Punk's 434-day reign, which is a record in the post-Hogan era.
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