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WWE SummerSlam + NXT TakeOver, Beach Balls and Daniel Bryan Returning?

Brian and Michael recap WWE ”SummerSlam’ and ‘NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn III’, Adam Cole’s exciting debut, Booby Roode call-up to ‘SmackDown’, beach balls at WWE events and if they are fun or rude, Daniel Bryan’s likely return to the ring and what company it should be with, the Brock Lesnar – Jon Jones super-fight that could have been, injuries, and your ...

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NXT Champion Bobby Roode: I’m Setting the Standard for this Company

NXT Champion Bobby Roode talks about the new WWE 2K18 game, facing Drew McIntyre at TakeOver: Brooklyn III and setting the standard for the company. 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! Make sure you subscribe to the Between ...

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WWE Royal Rumble Recap, Road to WrestleMania

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman recap NXT TakeOver: San Antonio and the WWE Royal Rumble — both of which Brian was at — and look ahead on the road to WrestleMania including Fastlane, Elimination Chamber and how the card for the big event is shaping up. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help ...

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NXT TakeOver San Antonio Conference Call

WWE executive Paul “Triple H” Levesque speaks with the media for the NXT: TakeOver San Antonio conference call as he discusses the upcoming event, deals with UK talents and their contracts overseas, comparing the formats between the CWC and UK tournaments, where he feels the cruiserweight division is now, why Shinsuke Nakamura isn’t on the main roster, Matt Riddle and ...

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NXT TakeOver + WWE Survivor Series Recap, Looking Forward

Brian and Michael recap NXT TakeOver and WWE Survivor Series including Goldberg’s dominating victory over Brock Lesnar, analysis the difficulty of making major stars in today’s WWE, give their favorite parts of Raw and SmackDown and introduce a new segment “Guess WrestleMania”. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights ...

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WWE Survivor Series + TakeOver Preview, Undertaker Returns and WrestleMania

Brian and Michael preview the big WWE weekend in Toronto including NXT TakeOver and the Survivor Series featuring Brock Lesnar vs. Goldberg, The Undertaker returning on SmackDown and look ahead to possible matches at WrestleMania 33. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for ...

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NXT TakeOver Toronto Conference Call

Media conference call for NXT TakeOver: Toronto with WWE executive Paul “Triple H” Levesque discussing the event, the new ‘Live 205′ show on the WWE Network, the possibility of NXT going live, Shawn Michaels’ role at the Performance Center and more. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, ...

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NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn II Recap, SummerSlam Preview from NYC!

Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman are in New York City and talk about their night from the wild scene at a sports bar watching UFC 202, NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn II including Shinsuke Nakamura becoming the NXT Champion and look ahead to SummerSlam including the main event between Brock Lesnar and Randy Orton along with the Goldberg rumors. Enjoy what we ...

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NXT TakeOver: The End conference call with Paul “Triple H” Levesque

WWE executive Paul “Triple H” Levesque talks with the media about the upcoming NXT TakeOver: The End show, if the NXT roster will look different following the brand split, how aggressive the company is in acquiring talent, the status of Hideo Itami’s recovery, if there could be a women’s tournament coming to the brand, what led to the first-ever NXT ...

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NXT TakeOver: Dallas Conference call with Paul “Triple H” Levesque

The full media conference call with WWE executive Paul “Triple H” Levesque talking about NXT TakeOver: Dallas, the incredible growth of the brand, the upcoming Global Cruiserweight Tournament and who will be participating in it, Shinsuke Nakamura’s debut with NXT, if some talent could work strictly with NXT rather than going to WWE and much more. Enjoy what we do? ...

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Roman Reigns on Being in WrestleMania 32 Main Event, Bayley Talks NXT TakeOver

It’s WrestleMania week as we start it off with two interviews. First, Brian Fritz talks with Roman Reigns about his WrestleMania 32 match against Triple H for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship, his match against Brock Lesnar at last year’s event, Mania coming to Orlando in 2017, crowd reactions and his broken nose. Then, NXT Women’s Champion Bayley discusses her ...

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Accentuate the Positives in Wrestling – May 23, 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. When I first started ...

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Triple H Talks NXT Unstoppable, Plans for Brand, Touring and Injuries

WWE CEO Paul “Triple H” Levesque held a conference call with the media in advance of the NXT TakeOver: Unstoppable special on Wednesday night on the WWE Network as he talks about the show, injuries to some of the talent, plans for touring, which talent have improved the most over the past few years, the recent shows in Philadelphia and ...

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Tyler Breeze on WWE NXT Hitting the Road, His Character and WrestleMania Week

WWE NXT superstar Tyler Breeze talks about the company going on the road this week with shows in Philadelphia on Thursday and Friday followed by Albany on Saturday, the upcoming “TakeOver: Unstoppable” event on May 20 live on the WWE Network, being included on some recent WWE shows and what the response to him has been, how he came up with ...

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Who is WWE Developmental Developing?

In the wake of this week’s excellent TakeOver special on the WWE Network, I have been thinking about the role of WWE’s developmental territory, and how I believe that we as wrestling fans might be thinking about it in the wrong way. After Rival, and each of the TakeOver shows, a common refrain from fans is that guys like Sami ...

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Sasha Banks on NXT TakeOver, Falling in Love with Wrestling and Being Boss

NXT’s Sasha Banks talks about how she loved wrestling from an early age, already being in the business for five years despite being so young, her tryout to get into WWE developmental, training in Tampa to now being at the Performance Center, how big of a brand NXT has become, the next live TakeOver special on Wednesday, the previous one ...

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WWE NXT Takeover R Evolution Results: Owens Debuts, New Champion

WWE NXT Takeover [R] Evolution December 11, 2014 Full Sail Arena Winter Park, Florida If you missed last week’s edition of WWE NXT click here For all of our coverage on the WWE and WWE TLC click here WWE NXT Takeover [R] Evolution Pre-Show:  Renee Young welcomes us to the NXT Takeover R Evolution Pre-Show with special guest Alex Riley ...

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Japanes Star Kenta Makes NXT Debut, Changes Name

Well, we all knew it was coming… we just didn’t know quite what to expect. Triple H told us earlier in the week that we’d see some familiar faces at tonight’s NXT TakeOver “Fatal Four Way” event, and even implied there might be some name changes. And boy was he right.

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NXT Takeover 2 Results: Neville Retains, New Champion Crowned

WWE NXT Takeover 2 September 11, 2014 Full Sail Arena Full Sail, University If you missed last week’s edition of WWE NXT click here For all of our coverage on the WWE click here WWE NXT Takeover 2 Pre-Show:  Tonight’s WWE NXT Take Over 2 Pre-Show starts with Renee Young welcoming us to show with panel of analyst Jason Albert ...

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NXT Women’s Champion Charlotte on Talking to Kids, Family Pressure

NXT Women’s Champion Charlotte talks about speaking to students at a recent WWE “Be a Star” rally in Orlando and being a part of the community, her emotional match against Natalya at the “Takeover” special on the WWE Network where she won the title, the pressure of being Ric Flair’s daughter in the wrestling business, when she decided that she ...

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