Babe Bisignano’s life in and out of wrestling a wild read

Jimmy Wheeler’s love of pro wrestling was cemented the first time he was able to see it live. Just six years old and seated...

RAW: A night of grudge matches before the Horror Show

WWE doesn't always think through the names of these shows do they? The Horror Show at Extreme Rules is this Sunday and if...

Sunny arrested again

Tammy Sytch, also known as the WWE Hall of Famer Sunny, is in jail once again. PWInsider reports that Sytch was arrested...
News and Rumors

News and Rumors

Tuesday, July 14th, 2020 On CNBC's "Mad Money Lightning Round," Jim Cramer was asked if it was...

TV Reports

RAW: A night of grudge matches before the Horror Show

RAW: A night of grudge matches before the Horror Show

WWE doesn't always think through the names of these shows do they? The Horror Show at Extreme Rules is this Sunday and if the show isn't good, the headlines will write themselves. Before we get ahead of ourselves, though, we have one final Monday Night RAW before...

NXT: Lee becomes double champion

NXT: Lee becomes double champion

This week on NXT, night two of The Great American Bash features a double title match with NXT Champion Adam Cole and NXT North American Keith Lee looking to leave with two championships in the main event! We are on tape from Full Sail Live in Orlando, Fla. Mauro...

Smackdown: New Day made to pay

Smackdown: New Day made to pay

Featuring a match for the Smackdown Tag Team Championships, and also a karaoke contest (?), this July 10th edition of Smackdown is kind of like a metronome, where the left side is serious content and the right side is pointless drivel, and it goes back, and forth, and...

AEW Dynamite: Cassidy comes so close

AEW Dynamite: Cassidy comes so close

Let's not waste any time. The second night of Fyter Fest is down a world title bout, but it's gained a tag team championship match in its place. And it's leading things off from a hot (probably in both senses) Daily's Place in Jacksonville, so let's get to TNT and see...

Lion’s Break Collision: The veterans win out

Lion’s Break Collision: The veterans win out

A mix of veterans and new faces on this week's edition of Lion's Break which sporting some solid technical wrestling. It is just a shame the show and the matches are so short. Perhaps with popularity will come expansion? Interview with Jeff Cobb by Kevin Kelly NJPW...

Impact: Callihan defeats Alexander

Impact: Callihan defeats Alexander

This week on Impact Wrestling, Sami Callihan takes on Impact World Tag Team Champion "Walking Weapon" Josh Alexander of The North in a main event with Slammiversary implications! Video recaps last week. We are on tape from the Skyway Studios in Nashville, Tenn. Josh...

PPV Reports

New look Evil and mystery man defeat Naito at Dominion

New look Evil and mystery man defeat Naito at Dominion

A new Evil has taken over NJPW. Long-time Los Ingobernables de Japon member and now new Bullet Club member Evil has beaten LIJ leader Naito for both the IWGP Heavyweight and IWGP Intercontinental Championships to become the new top dog in NJPW. Evil won the New Japan...

Evil wins Cup and joins Bullet Club, fans return

Evil wins Cup and joins Bullet Club, fans return

NJPW wrestling has done what no North American promotion has accomplished since the pandemic ramped up in Match. They had actual fans in attendance for today’s show. On June 15th, NJPW held their first show after being on a complete hiatus for 110 days. That show and...

NJPW Cup finalists decided, Master Wato debuts

NJPW Cup finalists decided, Master Wato debuts

Chaos’ Kazuchika Okada and Los Ingobernables de Japón’s Evil will face-off to determine the winner of the 2020 NJPW Cup on July 11th. In two Match of the Year candidates, Okada pinned IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion Hiromu Takahashi to move onto the finals of the...

GALLERIES

Gallery: NWA/WCW in Toronto, June 27, 1990

Gallery: NWA/WCW in Toronto, June 27, 1990

Discovering a treasure trove of vintage photos can lead to a gallery.  Not long after Terry Dart passed away, Cliff Ketcheson posted a photo of Terry outside of an unidentified arena, walking alongside "Flyin'" Brian Pillman.  Intrigued, I commented on the...

OPINION

Mat Matters: Happy birthday to Billy Blue River, our #1 fan

Mat Matters: Happy birthday to Billy Blue River, our #1 fan

When the Slam Wrestling website was relaunching as SlamWrestling.net, our dedicated crew spent a lot of time debating what we wanted, how we wanted it to look, and how it would all work. In that crazy weekend where John Powell and I put it all together for a June 1,...

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