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Kevin Kelly in Tokyo, Japan!

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Brian Fritz talks with Kevin Kelly — who is in Tokyo, Japan to call the finals of the NJPW G1 Climax — about being in Japan with Steve Corino, how the tournament has played out, Michael Elgin’s success over the past few years, his new role in Ring of Honor, where he sees ROH growing the most in the next ...

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Jim Ross on Calling NJPW for AXS TV, WWE Leading Into WrestleMania 32

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Brian Fritz talks with WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross about calling New Japan Pro Wrestling on AXS TV starting March 4th, his broadcasting style, and calling wrestling compared to traditional sports. Plus, they talk about WWE leading into WrestleMania, Roman Reigns tough position, AJ Styles debut, Samoa Joe possible on the main roster, and his upcoming “Jim Ross and ...

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Scott Fishman Talks WWE SummerSlam Weekend, Tough Enough Finale and Wrestling Buzz

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Scott Fishman of ChannelGuideMagBlog.com and contributor to the Miami Herald talks about WWE SummerSlam weekend in New York City which he was at, what stood out to him from the shows, Jushin Thunder Liger doing more WWE events and if he thinks we could see the company working more with New Japan Pro Wrestling going forward. Plus, a talk about if wrestling is hot ...

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Wrestling Fix: AJ Lee stars in Madden football trailer, Chris Jericho open to full-time return and more links

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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 Chris Jericho is open to coming back full-time. [Sports Illustrated] The Minnesota Vikings say they haven’t been awarded a WrestleMania just yet. [ProWrestling.net] Daniel ...

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Wrestling Fix: “Rowdy” Roddy Piper’s cause of death, full NXT Brooklyn lineup, Mick Foley calls for Divas pipebomb 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 “Rowdy” Roddy Piper died from a heart attack due to a blood clot in his lungs. [TMZ] Triple H announced the full NXT Takeover: ...

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NJPW G1 Climax 2015 Final Recap

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NJPW G1 Climax 2015: Final Watch on: NJPW World Well, here it is, the final showdown.  Nineteen 3 plus hour shows, extending over a month and a half–A daunting task for even the most hardcore wrestling fan. However, this kind of lengthy tournament is best enjoyed by picking and choosing what you watch, following who has a buzz around them, ...

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ROH Star Adam Cole Talks Upcoming Shows, WWE ‘Tough Enough’ Gigi on Elimination

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Two interviews on the latest Between The Ropes podcast! First, a talk with WWE Tough Enough contestant Giorgia “GiGi” Pescina (@ToughGiorgia) on being eliminated, the kiss of death from Daniel Bryan, why she didn’t get more votes from the audience, knowing Amanda before the show, her fitness and modeling background and more. Then, a conversation with Ring of Honor star ...

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NJPW G1 Climax 2015: Week 3 Results

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Tuesday, August 4 Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Hirooki Goto The King of Strong Style #NJPW #G125 @ShinsukeN pic.twitter.com/MtACilDUYr — LARIATOOOOO!!! (@SenorLARIATO) August 4, 2015 At this stage in the G1, the wrestlers bodies are beginning to feel the pangs of working nearly every night of the week.  Yes, the tag matches that start the shows are good for a decent rest, ...

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The Essentials: NJPW G1 Climax 2015 Week 2

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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. Night 6: Tuesday, July 28, 2015 Satoshi Kojima vs. Kazuchika Okada At first glance, the card for night 6 didn’t really blow me away. The ...

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Wrestling Fix: Layla retires, Sting out of SummerSlam, Hulk Hogan shaming continues and more links

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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 Layla retires. [WWE] Sting may not be part of SummerSlam after all. [PW Insider] Between the Ropes’ Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman recap Raw and ...

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Wrestling Fix: Stardust teases Arrow feud, Mark Wahlberg meets John Cena, Hulk Hogan vows to prove he’s a good dude 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 There’s a rumor that Sting could show up tonight on Raw. [Cageside Seats] Jim Cornette explains his previous criticisms of Kevin Owens and Sami ...

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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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