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Pro Wrestling’s ‘Boom’ is a ‘Bust’


At the end of spring/beginning of summer, on the surface, professional wrestling appeared to be reaching heights not seen since the Monday Night Wars. In addition to WWE’s Monday Raw and Thursday Smackdown shows, Wednesday nights were jam-packed with a variety of wrestling programs: NXT on the WWE Network, TNA Impact on Destination America, Ring Of Honor (in a peculiar ...

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Former WWE Champion Rey Mysterio Talks AAA TripleMania XXIII, Chelsea Green on ‘Tough Enough’ Elimination


Two interviews on the latest Between The Ropes podcast! First, Chelsea Green (@ToughChelseaG) talks about her elimination from WWE “Tough Enough”, if she is still pissed at The Miz, being trained by Lance Storm, being a part of a WWE storyline last year where she claimed to be having an affair with Daniel Bryan, what’s next for her and more. ...

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Wrestling Fix: WWE pays tribute to “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, final Piper’s Pit video, Ryback recovering and more links


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. “Rowdy” Roddy Piper WWE put together a beautiful tribute to “Rowdy” Roddy Piper. Madison Square Garden gets it right. "Rowdy" Roddy Piper – one of ...

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WWE ‘Tough Enough’ Mada on Being ‘Targeted’ by The Miz, Court Bauer Talks AAA TripleMania 23


It’s a two interview Between The Ropes podcast! First, a conversation with Mada from WWE Tough Enough (@ToughMada) about his elimination from the show, feeling like The Miz targeted him, his interesting backstory form growing up in Egypt to traveling the world playing basketball, his tie-in with the hit TV show Game of Thrones and more. Then, the executive producer ...

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Global Force Wrestling Announces Summer Ballpark Tour


There are still plenty of questions regarding Global Force Wrestling. The group produced the NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 9 event back in January and have announced television tapings in Las Vegas for later this summer. Mind you, the group still hasn’t announced an agreement with any TV network yet. However, the group is moving forward and today announced that it will ...

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Rey Mysterio is not retiring, despite what you may have heard


Rey Mysterio is not retiring. Earlier this week, Rey Bucanero claimed he had spoken with Mysterio, who he claimed had told him he was hanging up his mask and tights after participating in last week’s tag-team match that preceded the tragic death of Perro Aguayo Jr., according to a report by the Wrestling Observer. Thursday night, Mysterio shot down the rumor at WaleMania. Here’s video ...

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Perro Aguayo Jr. dies following tag match against Rey Mysterio Jr. and Xtreme Tiger


AAA’s top heel star Perro Aguayo Jr. died after a tag-team match in Tijuana last night. Aguayo Jr., 35, was teaming with Manik (T.J. Perkins) against Rey Mysterio Jr. and Xtreme Tiger. Videos of the match don’t seem to reveal anything out of the ordinary, although something clearly went very wrong. In the videos, Mysterio drop kicks Aguayo Jr. to set up a 619. ...

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Accentuate the Positives in Wrestling – Week of March 7, 2015


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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The Flagship: Axelmania is Running Wild on WWE Raw (and Roman Reigns is too), Samoa Joe to WWE, Rey Mysterio is Free


It’s the Flagship podcast and there’s plenty for Brian and Michael to discuss including Samoa Joe seemingly headed to WWE and what that could do for NXT, Rey Mysterio free from WWE and where he is headed, WWE Raw on Monday from Jon Stewart’s guest appearance, Roman Reigns beating up everyone but losing to Axelmania running wild. Plus, they share ...

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Rey Mysterio is officially free of WWE


Rey Mysterio finally got his wish. He’s done with WWE. TMZ is reporting that WWE and Mysterio have officially parted ways. There’s a tell too at WWE.com where Mysterio’s profile is now listed among the alumni section. Mysterio hadn’t been seen in a WWE ring since his April 7, 2014, loss to Bad News Barrett. However, he did start a ...

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Alberto Del Rio Appears At Sunday Night’s AAA Triplemania, Says He Had To Deal With Racism In WWE


At last night’s AAA’s Triplemania, the man formerly known as Alberto Del Rio opened the show cutting a promo and threw a shot at his former employer, the WWE. Here is what the English translation of what Del Rio said. “History will mark this day as the day that El Patron returned home. But the truth is, after listening to ...

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Alberto Del Rio States He Can’t Wrestle In The United States For One Year


In doing a series of talk shows in Mexico on Friday, Alberto Del Rio stated that he cannot wrestle in the United States for one year. That is likely due to Del Rio breaching his WWE contract when he got involved in an altercation with a company employee. Del Rio is in Mexico as it was announced yesterday that he ...

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