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WWE Commentary Needs A Makeover

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Enough is enough and it’s time for a change was a famous catchphrase for Owen Hart. I think wrestling fans have reached that point with WWE commentary. The threesome of Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler and JBL has become stale for a great many WWE fans. The truth is the WWE have better options under employment right now. I think being ... Read More »

Matt Taven Talks About Ring Of Honor Being On The Rise

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It has been a big year for Ring of Honor as they head to a huge moment for the company, making their live debut on pay-per-view on June 22. For Matt Taven, the former and longest reigning television champion, it has special meaning.  His mom and dad do not live in an area that gets Ring of Honor’s television program. ... Read More »

Wanderlei Silva Says He Will Fight On July 5 At UFC 175

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It was announced on Wednesday that Wanderlei Silva would not be fighting Chael Sonnen at UFC 175 on July 5. We reported that after last week’s UFC 175 introductory press conference, the Nevada State Athletic Commission asked Sonnen and Silva to submit to a random drug test. Sonnen complied and Silva refused. Sonnen was on UFC Tonight on Wednesday and ... Read More »

WWE Payback 2014 Staff Picks

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This Sunday brings us WWE Payback. While the pieces have been in motion since Wrestlemania 30, this special-event looks to be the culmination of numerous multi-month feuds. So who’s going to win? Read on for Between The Ropes staff predictions from Brian Fritz, Steve Muehlhausen, Michael Wiseman, Josh Lopez, and James Borbath. And be sure to catch the latest Flagship ... Read More »

WWE Friday Night SmackDown Results: NXT Talents Shine Before Payback

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WWE SmackDown May 30, 2014 Philips Arena Atlanta, Georgia If you missed last week’s edition of SmackDown click here For all of our coverage on SmackDown click here First In-Ring Segment: The Shield made their ring entrance to a huge pop. Seth Rollins started the promo saying what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger, and they were stronger and hungrier ... Read More »

NXT Takeover, WWE Payback and Daniel Bryan Situation

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Brian, Steve and Michael are back for the latest installment of the Between The Ropes Flagship as they talk about the NXT Takeover show, the difference in that show and other WWE shows, a preview of WWE Payback on Sunday, what will happen with the WWE World Heavyweight Championship with Daniel Bryan’s injury, what feuds could possibly happen following Payback with ... Read More »

NXT Takeover (2014) Review

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Since the WWE Network debuted, the one consistently-growing phenomenon has been NXT. What started out as a wrestling alternative has turned into one of WWE’s best hours. Last night’s Takeover set out to prove that not, only are these future WWE stars, but they can carry a show today. Did it deliver? Read on to find out. Read More »

TNA Impact Results: On The Road To Slammiversary

TNA Impact WrestlingMay 29, 2014Universal StudiosOrlando, Florida Miss Impact last week get caught up and click here For all the latest news on TNA Wrestling from us click here Off the Top: Package on MVP and showing all the chaos that he and his new faction have caused with Bobby and Kenny King. Promo ends with question being asked who ... Read More »

WWE NXT Takeover Results: Neville Retains, New Champion Crowned

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WWE NXT Take Over May 29, 2014 Full Sail Arena Winter Park, Florida If you missed the NXT Arrival Show click here NXT Takeover Pre-Show: The WWE NXT Takeover pre-show kicks off with Renee Young welcoming us. She’s outside of the NXT Arena at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Renee is joined by Paul Heyman, Christian and a bunch of excited fans. ... Read More »

WWE NXT Takeover Preview

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Have you seen all our coverage leading up to NXT Takeover? Features on Charlotte Flair and her chance to shine. Tyler Breeze and his shot at getting to show off his skill on the big stage and Triple H’s Presser on talking about NXT and this event that Brian Fritz was a part of. NXT is set to have it’s ... Read More »

Famous Wrestling Family To Appear At TNA Slammiversary

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TNA Slammiversary takes place on Sunday, June 15 from the Collage Park Center in Dallas, Texas. The main event of the show is Eric Young defending the TNA heavyweight championship against MVP in a steel cage match. The company announced today on their website that members of the legendary wrestling family, the Von Erichs will be at the show. Kevin ... Read More »

Triple H Promotes Tonight’s WWE NXT Takeover

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Tonight the WWE presents NXT Takeover from Full Sail University. You can see the two hour show live on the WWE Network starting at 8 p.m. ET. Some of the matches of the show include the main event of Adrian Neville defending the NXT heavyweight championship against Tyson Kidd, Sami Zayn battles Tyler Breeze in a number one contenders match ... Read More »