Five Matches to Watch From NJPW G1 Climax Week 1

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  The G1 Climax garners a lot of attention every year, drawing in casual and lapsed fans alike back to the product with its prominence.   This is natural, though, considering that the winner of this month and a half long tournament will win a chance to compete for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship at New Japans biggest show of the year, ...

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Death Before Dishonor 2015 Results

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Death Before Dishonor XIII July 24, 2015 Myers Pavilion Baltimore, Maryland If you missed this week’s edition of Ring of Honor click here For all of our coverage on Ring of Honor click here First Match: Will Ferrara vs. Silas Young  Young uses the referee as a shield to create an opening so he can nail Ferrara and suplex him ...

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Accentuate the Positives in Wrestling – July 25, 2015

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It’s easy to get bogged down in the negativity that exists online when it comes to the world of professional wrestling. Let’s put a pause on the bad stuff, all the complaints, criticisms, rants, and rundowns. Instead, let’s come up for a breath of fresh air, sift through the week that was, and accentuate the positives. Here are your top ...

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Hulk Hogan issues apology for racist rant

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Hulk Hogan has apologized after being fired from the WWE on Friday morning after it was revealed he went on a racist tirade. Hogan issued an exclusive statement to People.com: Eight years ago I used offensive language during a conversation. It was unacceptable for me to have used that offensive language; there is no excuse for it; and I apologize for having done ...

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WWE fires Hulk Hogan; National Enquirer releases racist tirade linked to sex tape (updated)

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WWE has terminated Hulk Hogan after a racist rant was revealed by the National Enquirer. WWE has issued the following statement: WWE terminated its contract with Terry Bollea (aka Hulk Hogan). WWE is committed to embracing and celebrating individuals from all backgrounds as demonstrated by the diversity of our employees, performers and fans worldwide Hogan’s release came in response to ...

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WWE removes Hulk Hogan from website, may be gone from company

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It looks like the WWE is separating itself from Hulk Hogan. Late Thursday night, the WWE removed his profile from the Alumni section of WWE.com and it looks like the company is in the process of removing him from the website completely. In fact, all of his merchandise is now gone from WWEShop.com and he has been removed as a judge on Tough ...

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WWE SmackDown Results – July 23, 2015

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WWE SmackDown July 23, 2015 Pinnacle Bank Arena Lincoln, Nebraska If you missed last week’s edition of WWE SmackDown click here For all of our coverage on the WWE and SummerSlam click here Sheamus & Dean Ambrose Promo:  Sheamus said that he doesn’t think that Ambrose is courageous, he thinks he’s simply reckless. Tonight there is nowhere to run and ...

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Patrick on WWE ‘Tough Enough’ Elimination, Daniel Bryan Talks “YES!” Book, Health

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Another two-part Between The Ropes podcast! First, a conversation with Patrick Clark, Jr. about his surprising elimination from “Tough Enough”, why he felt it was coming and what’s next for him in pursuing a career in wrestling. Then, WWE star Daniel Bryan talks about his new autobiography “YES! My Improbable Journey to the Main Event of WrestleMania” (which is now ...

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Wrestling Fix: Sheamus’ plane makes an emergency landing, Jeff Hardy returning to TNA, Bound For Glory announced and more

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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! Wrestling fans everywhere will thank you.   WWE Grantland calls SummerSlam the WrestleMania for die-hard fans. [Grantland] Sheamus’ plane home after SmackDown had an emergency landing. Emergency landing in Colorado on ...

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Lucha Underground Results – July 22, 2015

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Lucha Underground July 22, 2015 The Temple Boyle Heights, California If you missed last week’s edition of Lucha Underground click here For all of our coverage on Lucha Underground and Ultima Lucha click here Dairo Cueto and Big Ryck Segment:  Cueto meets with Ryck and says that they’re not seeing eye to eye, but he had big plans for Ryck. ...

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WWE NXT Results – July 22, 2015

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WWE NXT July 22, 2015 Full Sail University Winter Park, Florida If you missed last week’s edition of WWE NXT click here For all of our coverage of the WWE and SummerSlam click here Finn Balor Promo:  Balor says he has been doing this for fifteen years in Europe, Mexico, and eight years in Japan. There were a lot of ...

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TNA Impact Wrestling Results – July 22, 2015

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TNA Impact Wrestling July 22, 2015 Universal Studios Orlando, Florida If you missed last week’s edition of TNA Impact Wrestling click here For all of our coverage on TNA Impact Wrestling click here TNA Hall of Fame Announcement:  Dixie Carter came out to announce that Global Force Wrestling’s founder Jeff Jarrett will be inducted in the 2015 TNA Hall of ...

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Ring of Honor Results – July 22, 2015

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Ring of Honor July 22, 2015 Terminal 5 New York, New York If you missed last week’s edition of Ring of Honor click here For all of our coverage on Ring of Honor click here The first ROH Flashback match is the ROH Tag Team Championship match with reDRagon and The Addiction where the Addiction caputred the tag team championship ...

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