kurt angle

bruiseday

A Viral Infection Ravaged the WWE Roster—And Saved its Latest Pay-Per-View

The outbreak of a viral infection forced WWE to make key changes to its TLC pay-per-view, which resulted in the return of Kurt Angle and one of the best shows in recent memory.
Ian Williams
10.24.17
bruiseday

Kurt Angle's WWE Documentary is as Real as Pro Wrestling Gets

WWE's wrestler documentaries create telling moments of hyperreality, where things become so real yet so obviously artificial that viewers can’t tell the difference.
Ian Williams
7.18.17
WRESTLING

The 2017 WWE Hall of Fame Class Is One of Its Best

If WWE claims guardianship over pro wrestling’s past, they’ve done a stellar job at that task for 2017 with a varied group .
Ian Williams
3.21.17
unlikely crossovers

The Bizarre Moments When Soccer and Professional Wrestling Collide

The WWE and the Premier League are both unpredictable, action-packed, and full of emotion. They can also both get seriously weird. It gets stranger still when stars from the two collide – here are some of the best examples.
Lucas Fothergill
3.31.16
FIGHTLAND

Roy Jones Jr. Offers Fans a Chance at $100k in Bizarre PPV Card

Michael Bisping vs. Chael Sonnen in a grappling match, Ken Shamrock vs. Dan Severn in an MMA bout, Rey Mysterio vs. Kurt Angle doing pro wrestling, and a chance to KO Roy Jones Jr. for $100,000.
Nick Wong
2.15.16
FIGHTLAND

The Curious Case of Kurt Angle's Nonexistent MMA Career

At 47-years-old, the WWE champ and Olympic gold medalist's entry into MMA is as likely—and unlikely—as ever.
Jeff Harder
1.28.16
it's true

The Great, Half-Forgotten Career of Kurt Angle Draws to a Close

Kurt Angle was among the best and funniest wrestlers of what now looks like a golden age of pro wrestling. As his career winds down, it's worth taking a look back.
Ian Williams
12.17.15