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Booking John Cena, NEW IMPROVED 205 Live, Bullet Club Redefining in ’18

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman discuss the current WWE booking for John Cena leading into WrestleMania and this point in his career, RAW and SmackDown television and the difficult position of closing in on Mania but having to fill three months, the new and improved ‘205 Live’, the ‘is it real’ feud between Booker T and Corey Graves, the latest ‘what ...

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Between The Ropes 2018 Predictions, E-mail Extravaganza

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman make their 2018 wrestling predictions including who will be hold either the WWE Championship or Universal Championship the longest, John Cena’s role in the new year, stars that could make a comeback, who may jump to other promotions, possible NXT callups, WWE business including their next TV deal and more. Plus, the guys blowout the final ...

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Between The Ropes Best of 2017 — Day 1

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman are joined by Spencer Davies for the first of two “Year in Wrestling 2017” shows as they run down six categories including: – Feud of the Year – Breakout Star of the Year – Tag-Team of the Year – Most Memorable Moment – Damaged Angle of the Year – PPV/Show of the Year Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! ...

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WWE Clash of Champions, Woken Matt Hardy Broken, Jericho/Omega Attacks

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman discuss NXT one-night special on USA Network and if that could be permament in the future, Raw and SmackDown including the latest Matt Hardy segment and if WWE is already going overboard, Clash of Champions preview and picks, Chris Jericho and Kenny Omega attacking one another at separate events leading to their match at NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 12, ...

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NJPW G1 Climax Excited, WWE SummerSlam Preview

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman discuss the NJPW G1 Climax and that promotion moving into 2018, the week in WWE from Baron Corbin’s MITB cash-in flub to Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins reuniting and preview this weekend’s NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn III and WWE SummerSlam events including predictions for the matches and what is coming next. Enjoy what we do? Support Between ...

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Great Balls of Fire, SummerSlam, and Del Rio Suspension with Justin Barrasso

Brian Fritz is joined by SI.com’s Justin Barrasso as they discuss the suspension of Alberto Del Rio, Great Balls of Fire and the fallout from that event leading into SummerSlam, the Hardy Boyz battle for the “Broken Universe”, and the upcoming NJPW G1 Climax. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our ...

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Big Weekend in Wrestling, Great Balls of Fire are Coming

Brian Fritz is joined by Scott Fishman as they discuss Cody becoming the ROH Champion, his title vs. title match against IWGP Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada at NJPW’s debut in Long Beach, Impact Wrestling ‘Slammiversary’, how Great Balls of Fire looks like a loaded show, where WWE could be afterwards and into SummerSlam, the women’s MITB match, Lavar Ball idiocy, ...

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WWE Extreme Rules Reaction, Lost Bayley, New Japan in North America

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman look back at WWE Extreme Rules, Samoa Joe as the #1 contender for Brock Lesnar at Great Balls of Fire, what has happened with Bayley, missed opportunities with Bray Wyatt, if New Japan can make a big impact in North America heading into the Dominion show and your questions. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on ...

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Rich Bocchini and Tama Tonga on WrestleMania Week

Brian Fritz talks with Rich Rocchini — former Rich Brennan — about WrestleMania week, FEST Wrestling, NXT talent he works with, announcing with JBL, and announcers feuding on Impact Wrestling. Then, a conversation with Tama Tonga about New Japan, teaming with his brother in Guerrilas of Destiny, growing up with Haku as his dad and his upcoming appearance at WaleMania. ...

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