PODCASTS

The Strange, Weird, and Good in WWE Leading to Fastlane and WrestleMania | Between The Ropes (Ep. 719)

Brian Fritz and Jason Powell of ProWrestling.net discuss the weird and strange in WWE from the Becky Lynch/Ronda Rousey/Charlotte Flair storyline, “real” feuds including Triple H versus Batista, The Shield reunion, Tommaso Ciampa’s injury and the timing of him being called up, Daniel Bryan as WWE Champion and Kofi Kingston’s rise, Fastlane, and more including your questions. Enjoy what we ...

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NXT TakeOver + WWE Royal Rumble Fallout, Mania Coming, Dean Ambrose Leaving (Ep. 714)

Brian Fritz and Dave LaGreca discuss NXT TakeOver and WWE Royal Rumble from the weekend, how WrestleMania 35 is already starting to come together, Becky Lynch vs. Ronda Rousey, what’s next for Charlotte and Asuka, inter-gender matches, who Daniel Bryan might face come Mania, Dean Ambrose reportedly leaving the company, and your questions. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes ...

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Ready for WWE Royal Rumble + NXT TakeOver Weekend?! (Ep. 713)

Brian Fritz and Mike Sempervive discuss this Sunday’s WWE Royal Rumble including who may be in the Rumble matches, the favorites and possible outcomes and scenarios, NXT TakeOver: Phoenix, what they’re looking forward to the most this weekend, how much legends matter now in WWE, Ronda Rousey’s future, Impact talent joining NXT, possible AEW working relationships, and your questions. Enjoy ...

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WWE Debuts, Royal Rumble Change, Talent War Intensifies (Ep. 712)

Brian Fritz and Stew Myrick discuss the week in WWE including the less than spectacular debuts for former NXT talent, the taming of Braun Strowman and Ronda Rousey, the big change to the Royal Rumble with Finn Balor now facing Brock Lesnar for the Universal Championship, and the “racy” female segments. Plus, they discuss the intensifying of the talent war ...

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Intro to All Elite Wrestling, Road to Royal Rumble (Ep. 711)

Brian Fritz and Mike Sempervive discuss the All Elite Wrestling introduction rally, who is signed with the company right now, a possible TV deal, and ramifications that AEW could have the wrestling business. Then, they talk about how the WWE Royal Rumble is coming together and leading to WrestleMania, Lars Sullivan and the launch of the NXT UK Performance Center ...

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All Elite Wrestling News, WK13 Preview, Best of 2018

Brian Fritz and Stew Myrick discuss All Elite Wrestling, what we know about it right now and speculation about the group as it comes together, the growing talent wars between promotions, and the political ramifications between AEW and other groups. Plus, they preview NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 13 including their predictions, take a look back at the best matches and wrestlers ...

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Remembering Dynamite Kid, WWE TV, Wrestling Arms Race (Ep. 706)

  Brian Fritz and Mike Sempervive discuss the passing of Tom “Dynamite Kid” Billington and his legacy both the good and the bad, the week in WWE TV, if Ronda Rousey is overexposed, Daniel Bryan as a heel, WWE changing its WrestleMania week schedule, and the growing arms race in wrestling. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! For ...

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What Happened to Monday Night Raw (Ep. 705)

Brian Fritz is joined by Mike Sempervive to discuss the mess that was WWE RAW on Monday night, why the show has gotten so boring, what is missing and some ways to liven it up. Plus, they discuss SmackDown, ROH Final Battle which could be the last for a bunch of wrestlers whose contracts are ending, NJPW Wrestle Kingdom, Walter ...

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NXT TakeOver + Survivor Series, WWE Shows Its Best and Worst

Brian Fritz and Stew Myrick look back at the good NXT TakeOver: War Games and WWE Survivor Series, then the bad in WWE TV from cheap heat including Roman Reigns, beatdowns galore, and weird storytelling. Plus, they talk about a possible new promotion possibly involving The Young Bucks and others followed by some Q&A. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the ...

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WWE Crown Jewel Recap, Brock Lesnar Champ Again

Brian Fritz is joined by Mike Sempervive as they discuss the WWE Crown Jewel event including Shane McMahon someone being dubbed the “best in the world”, Brock Lesnar regaining the WWE Universal Championship, Shawn Michaels return to the ring, Triple H injured, and what’s ahead for the WWE. Plus, they talk about the futures of Cody, The Young Bucks, Kenny ...

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WWE Crown Jewel, Batista Returns on SD1000, Becky Lynch Breakout

Brian Fritz and Mike Sempervive discuss the latest on the WWE Crown Jewel controversy and WWE moving forward with the show, SmackDown 1000 including Dave Batista setting up a possible match versus Triple H at WrestleMania, Becky Lynch popularity soaring despite being used as a heel, breakups on RAW, Ronda Rousey’s promo on the Bella Twins, the potential Drew McIntyre ...

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