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What We’re Watching: WCW Halloween Havoc 1989

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Welcome to What We’re Watching, a new feature where we discuss… what we’re watching. It’s just that simple. You can expect to see a wide range of shows discussed in the weeks to come, as we plan to cover some international wrestling, and perhaps even the occasional non-wrestling television show. In our first edition, I thought that given the date ... Read More »

Ex-NWA President Bob Geigel has Died

Bob Geigel has died at age 90 (photo by Brian Kelley).

Bob Geigel, the former president of the National Wrestling Alliance and pro wrestler, died Thursday at the age of 90. The Wrestling Observer reported that Geigel broke a hip “a few months back” and had also been battling Alzheimer’s disease. Aside from Harley Race, no person likely meant more for pro wrestling in Kansas City than Geigel, who ran the ... Read More »

Is Sting Coming To WWE Monday Night Raw Next Week?

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Sting is the one wrestler Vince McMahon has never been able lure to come to the WWE. “The Stinger” was loyal to WCW until the company folded in 2001.  A few years later, he joined TNA Wrestling and was there until he left the company earlier this year. Is Sting finally going to make his long awaited WWE debut next ... Read More »

Between The Ropes | Adam Pearce – September 18, 2013

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Former NWA World Heavyweight Champion Adam Pearce talks about the #7LevelsofHate series with Colt Cabana, the DVD on the series which includes all of the matches as well as a documentary about how it came about and the politics that being involved and altered the series, if any explanation has been given from the NWA ownership about changes made involving ... Read More »

Breaking News: Jim Ross Retires From WWE

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WWE.com is reporting that Jim Ross has announced his retirement.  After a 20 year career with the WWE, he has decided to focus more on his “personal business endeavors.” ‘Good Ol JR’ got his start in the business as a referee, working for NWA.  From there, he became a play-by-play announcer for Mid-South territory, rejoined with NWA in the same ... Read More »

Between The Ropes – October 24, 2012 | Adam Pearce

Brian talks with Adam Pearce about the 7 Levels of Hate feud with Colt Cabana, the final match taking place this Saturday in Melbourne, Australia in a steel cage match, what the feud has meant for him and his legacy, the ongoing problems with the NWA and it can survive, Ring of Honor, if we will see him back on ... Read More »