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WWE 2K16 Review: Business is Picking Up

Here in 2016, professional wrestling proves to be one of the great entertainment quandaries of our time: regaled by some as high-class performance art – a mix of dance, storytelling, athleticism, and fan participation; jeered by others as sweaty men in spandex performing “fake” moves on one-another. And this identity crisis has followed the industry into the medium of video ...

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Wrestling Fix: Undertaker on England SmackDown, Motorhead at Takeover?, new NXT prospects, Alberto Del Rio’s salary and more

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE WWE announced that the Undertaker will appear on the November 10 SmackDown in Manchester, England. [WWE] Could Motorhead make an appearance at NXT Takevoer: London? BIG NEWS for #NXTLoud and ...

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Wrestling Fix: Ronda Rousey wants to be WWE Divas Champion, Rusev injured, Hulk Hogan’s WCW contract, Young Bucks sign with ROH

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Ronda Rousey says she wants to be the WWE Divas Champion. “What I would love to do: I got an Olympic medal, I would want to retire from MMA as ...

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Wrestling Fix: Roman Reigns’ big night on WWE Raw, Paige turns heel, Wyatts kidnap Kane, Brock Lesnar gets stapled

Roman Reigns

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Monday night was all about Roman Reigns — and that wasn’t a bad thing. Brian Fritz and I recapped a good edition of Raw. Highlights from Raw … Paige finally ...

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Wrestling Fix: Alberto Del Rio returns, Brock Lesnar gets bloody in Hell in a Cell, Undertaker advertised for Survivor Series

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Hell in a Cell Last night’s Hell in a Cell pay-per-view was one of the better WWE specials in awhile. Between the Ropes’ Brian Fritz and I discuss all of ...

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Wrestling Fix: How Randy Orton injured his shoulder, major NXT heel turn, AJ Styles on joining WWE developmental and more

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Randy Orton injured his shoulder taking out the garbage. Via the Wrestling Observer: Orton, who has a history of shoulder problems dating back to early in his career, had been ...

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Wrestling Fix: Watch James Storm’s NXT debut, Bray Wyatt explains Rowan’s return to the flock, WWE signs Tough Enough contestants and more

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE So what’s Storm doing in NXT? Doesn’t sound like Storm is going anywhere. To @wwe , @wwenxt and everyone who has raised hell with me throughout the years. I've busted ...

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Wrestling Fix: Tyler Breeze debuts, John Cena on SportsCenter, James Storm didn’t know he was in TNA tourney and more

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE It’s not a spoiler to say the main event of SmackDown is a tag-team match. Spoil your Thursday-night wrestling viewing with Main Event and SmackDown spoilers. [Wrestling Observer] The big ...

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Wrestling Fix: Randy Orton injured, WWE Raw recap with a Shield reunion, WrestleMania pre-sale info, Paige on Conan and more

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Randy Orton is out with a shoulder injury. [Wrestling Observer] So no pre-show match for Orton and Dean Ambrose vs. the Wyatt Family. [Wrestling Inc] WrestleMania pre-sale tickets go up ...

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Wrestling Fix: Tyler Breeze called up to WWE’s main roster, Raw preview, SmackDown live rumors, Sami Zayn invades Evolve

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Raw tonight is going to be a big one as the go-home show for Hell in a Cell. Brock Lesnar, Undertaker, Ric Flair and Shawn Michaels are all advertised for ...

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Wrestling Fix: Vince McMahon thinks Cesaro is ‘boring,’ WWE Tribute to the Troops date, WWE interested in Ricochet and Angelico

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Rumors! Who knew about the Rusev-Lana engagement but is still mad about it? Vince McMahon! Who thinks Cesaro is “boring” just as he was getting over organically? Vince McMahon! [Cageside ...

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Wrestling Fix: WWE wants Alberto Del Rio back, Seth Rollins on SportsCenter, Paul Heyman on a CM Punk-WWE reunion and more

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Rumors! Sounds like there’s fire to the smoke of Alberto Del Rio possibly returning to WWE. [Cageside Seats] As for the former Sin Cara’s departure from AAA in Mexico, Myzteziz ...

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Wrestling Fix: Seth Rollins on ESPN SportsCenter, Sami Zayn to Evolve, Raw recaps, WWE wedding proposal and more

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Let’s talk Raw. I joined Brian Fritz on the post-game show to talk about a placeholder edition of WWE’s flagship program. We also cover all of the news.

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Wrestling Fix: Lana and Rusev engaged, WWE-ESPN relationship expanding, WWE wants Alberto Del Rio back, Mistico jumps ship

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Love is alive and kayfabe is dead. Rusev and Lana are engaged, according to TMZ. What does this mean for Summer Rae? A on-screen reconciliation for Rusev and Lana would ...

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Wrestling Fix: James Storm debuts in NXT, Bayley super-fan Izzy forgives Sasha Banks, Lucha Underground returning and more

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Sorry about your damn luck, TNA. James Storm officially debuted at the NXT tapings Thursday night. BREAKING: James Storm makes his @wwenxt debut tonight at Full Sail University! A photo ...

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Wrestling Fix: James Storm headed to WWE NXT? Bayley and Sasha Banks tear down the house, Samoa Joe wants Finn Balor’s belt

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE James Storm was reportedly spotted at Full Sail University last night. James Storm walking into Full Sail with Billy Gunn #nxttakeover pic.twitter.com/BnxZ8pq3v1 — Rob McCarron ✈️ (@ShakeThemRopes) October 7, 2015 ...

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Wrestling Fix: Bayley vs. Sasha Banks headlines tonight’s NXT Takeover, Triple H answers your Twitter questions today

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Tonight! Sasha Banks vs. Bayler for the NXT Women’s Championship in a 30-minute Iron Man Match headlines a live NXT Takeover special on the WWE Network. Respect! Triple H answers ...

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Wrestling Fix: Daniel Bryan seeking a third doctor’s opinion, WrestleMania tickets go on sale soon, Raw recaps and more

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE WWE’s doctor won’t clear Daniel Bryan to wrestle after the Goat Faced Killah suffered a concussion. However, Bryan’s doctor has cleared him. He’s headed for a third opinion that will ...

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Wrestling Fix: Bray Wyatt banged up, Finn Balor taunts TNA, Jeff Hardy tears PCL, new TNA champion crowned and more

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE Rumors! Is a big angle in the works for Brock Lesnar on Raw tonight? Is it a New Day for John Cena and the United States Championship at Hell in ...

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Wrestling Fix: John Cena taking time off from wrestling for personal reasons, The Rock is a Ford guy and more

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! WWE The big news: John Cena is reportedly taking a break from pro wrestling for “personal reasons,” the Wrestling Observer reports. The Observer reports that Cena isn’t advertised for any shows ...

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