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WWE Raw Review 1/12/16, Royal Rumble and TNA on Pop TV with Scott Fishman

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Brian Fritz talks with Scott Fishman about the latest edition of WWE Raw including Brock Lesnar’s return, matches on the show, who can actually win the Royal Rumble, several potential WrestleMania 32 matches for Lesnar, thoughts on how the NJPW stars including AJ Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura will debut if/when they join WWE, TNA’s debut on Pop TV, and Mauro ...

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John Cena Injury, NJPW Stars to WWE, WrestleMania 32 Changes with Eric Gargiulo

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Brian Fritz catches up with Eric Gargiulo to discuss the injury to John Cena, how it shakes up the plans for the Royal Rumble and WrestleMania 32, NJPW stars including AJ Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura coming to WWE and how they will be used, what the top matches at Mania could be now, and where do Daniel Bryan, Finn Balor ...

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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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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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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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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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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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Accentuate the Positives in Wrestling – July 18, 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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Finn Balor: The Demon Revealed Review

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There’s no mistaking it, Finn Balor is poised to become one of the biggest stars in WWE.  Of course, he will have to be put in the correct positions, as well as the right creative environment to further his development. Fortunately, as of late, WWE’s track record has become much more reliable.  The Shield and Kevin Owens are prime examples ...

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Accentuate the Positives in Wrestling – July 11, 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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