Event Archive 2024

WrestleMania XL Night Two: Cody Rhodes concludes his story

WrestleMania XL Night Two: Cody Rhodes concludes his story

With night one wrapped up, you can expect night two of WrestleMania XL to be just as chaotic or more. If you missed last night, The Rock and Roman Reigns beat Cody Rhodes and Seth Rollins. This means the Reigns vs. Rhodes match will be under The Bloodline rules. In...

Countdown to WrestleMania XL Night Two

Countdown to WrestleMania XL Night Two

Will Cody finish his story? We will see tonight as WrestleMania Night Two unfolds. Here are our predictions and prognostications. Roman Reigns (c) vs. Cody Rhodes - WWE Undisputed Championship Match Seth Rollins (c) vs. Drew McIntyre - WWE...

Melo misses while Trick connects at Stand and Deliver

Melo misses while Trick connects at Stand and Deliver

Two of NXT's greatest superstars of all-time and one of the greatest pairings, duos in WWE history fought each other as foes not friends at NXT Stand and Deliver. Despite Ilja Dragunov defending the NXT Championship against Tony D'Angelo on the same card Trick and...

Countdown to WrestleMania XL Night One

Countdown to WrestleMania XL Night One

Cody and Seth fight for their WrestleMania lives against The Bloodline in tonight's main event. What Rollins gets out of this besides revenge on the Bloodline is still a mystery to us. Whatever the case, the match will have serious implications for everyone involved....

ROH delivers a card worthy of being called super

ROH delivers a card worthy of being called super

Greetings and salutations! Its the yearly tradition of having an ROH card during WrestleMania weekend. While ROH might not have the most consistent TV show, they have been able to deliver on their PPV's during this new era of the company. With such a stacked card and...

Bloodsport X: An entertaining show; two WWE stars involved

Bloodsport X: An entertaining show; two WWE stars involved

On Thursday, April 4, 2024, Game Changer Wrestling (GCW) and Josh Barnett presented Bloodsport X. Bloodsport is an interesting concept. It is an homage to the early pioneering days of pro wrestling and the many incarnations of shoot style wrestling from Japanese...

Yota Tsuji and BUSHI win in LIJ warfare

Yota Tsuji and BUSHI win in LIJ warfare

NJPW Sakura Genesis is just a few days away and there are only a few shows left on the road to this event. The main event of Sakura Genesis will see Tetsuya Naito defend the IWGP World Heavyweight Championship against his fellow LIJ member and 2024 New Japan Cup...

MLW War Chamber: All Hail Contra?

MLW War Chamber: All Hail Contra?

Welcome to one the most sadistic structures in MLW, War Chamber! I'm here watching the event for the second time in a row where I'll get to witness two rings rather than one like last year. Janai Kai (c) vs. Unagi Sayaka - MLW World Featherweight Championship match Am...

Yota Tsuji wins the 2024 New Japan Cup

Yota Tsuji wins the 2024 New Japan Cup

The IWGP World Heavyweight Championship match at Sakura Genesis will be all LIJ after Yota Tsuji defeated Hirooki Goto in the 2024 New Japan Cup final this morning. Tsuji will face his stablemate, Tetsuya Naito for the World Championship on April 6th. Tsuji and Goto...

Chaos reigns during New Japan Cup semis

Chaos reigns during New Japan Cup semis

It will be Hirooki Goto against Yota Tsuji in the finals of the New Japan Cup this Wednesday. Riding a wave of popularity and success in the squared circle Tsuji defeated Evil to reach the finals in one of the most chaotic NJPW matches in some time. With the lights...

New Japan Cup semi-finals decided

New Japan Cup semi-finals decided

The New Japan Cup semi-finals are set. It will be Sanada facing Hirooki Goto and Evil against rising star Yota Tsuji. Tsuji defeated Ren Narita to move ahead in the tournament. Narita comes to the ring in his weird-ass cape again. Someone ought to tell him he looks...

MLW Once Upon a Time in New York… Bauer met Contra

MLW Once Upon a Time in New York… Bauer met Contra

Once Upon a Time in New York, Cesar Duran announces the biggest upcoming premium event on May 11, Azteca Lucha, promoted by El Jefe himself is going to Chicago. He challenges Salina de la Renta to bring her best Luchadores to engage in battle with one of his, if she...

New Japan Cup: Hirooki Goto and SANADA to meet in Semifinals

New Japan Cup: Hirooki Goto and SANADA to meet in Semifinals

Only 8 men remain and today was meant to be the first two quarterfinal matches of the New Japan Cup. However, the show did not go according to plan. David Finlay was meant to face Hirooki Goto in a quarterfinal match, however, Finlay was hospitalized with an illness...

Plenty of House of Torture in the New Japan Cup Quarterfinals

Plenty of House of Torture in the New Japan Cup Quarterfinals

The second round of the New Japan Cup concluded this morning and following today only eight men will remain. Yota Tsuji defeated El Phantasmo to punch his ticket to the quarterfinals and in the main event, Ren Narita scored the upset victory over Zack Sabre Jr. to...

New Japan Cup Update: Hikuleo mugged by The House of Torture

New Japan Cup Update: Hikuleo mugged by The House of Torture

Shingo Takagi and Evil have made it to the third round of the New Japan Cup. On night seven, Hikuleo did get some revenge on Evil for the post-match attack on his knee but Evil drew first blood as he gave Hikuleo a shot block from behind before the match could start....

New Japan Cup Tournament: Finlay and Loa brawl for it all

New Japan Cup Tournament: Finlay and Loa brawl for it all

David Finlay and Hirooki Goto have moved on to round three of the New Japan Cup Tournament. Finlay defeated Tanga Loa in a match that started as a brawl outside the ring. Loa waited for Finlay at the entranceway. Loa charged Finlay labeling him with punches as he came...

Round 1 of New Japan Cup concludes

Round 1 of New Japan Cup concludes

The first round of the 2024 New Japan Cup wrapped up this morning with the final three matches taking place. El Phantasmo defeated Mikey Nicholls to advance and Ren Narita scored the victory over Taichi. Then in the main event, Yota Tsuji continued his hot streak by...

TNA: Windsor hosts a Sacrifice

TNA: Windsor hosts a Sacrifice

Greetings and Salutations! We are deep in a TNA story and with that tonight is Sacrifice from Windsor, Ontario! There is so much action so without further ado, lets get to it. Countdown Countdown – TNA Digital Media Championship: Crazzy Steve (c) VS Joe Hendry. Hendry...

A predictable day three of New Japan Cup

A predictable day three of New Japan Cup

Day three of the New Japan Cup took place this morning and the main event continued Yuya Uemura's disappointing start to 2024. Before we got to the main event Hikuleo and Gabe Kidd advanced to the second round, eliminating Boltin Oleg and Callum Newman respectively....

Brawls, Bullet Club and a birthday at New Japan Cup Night Two

Brawls, Bullet Club and a birthday at New Japan Cup Night Two

The main event of night two of the New Japan Cup tournament continued to throw gasoline on the feud between The United Empire and The Bullet Club War Dogs. TJP faced David Finlay in a brawl, fight not really a wrestling match. TJP doesn't wait for the bell to ring. He...

House of Torture gets a Scapegoat in Jack Perry

House of Torture gets a Scapegoat in Jack Perry

The New Japan Cup kicked off today at the NJPW 52nd Anniversary show. The three cup matches on the card saw YOSHI-HASHI defeat KENTA, Toru Yano eliminate Yujiro Takahashi and in his NJPW debut, Jack Perry knocked off Shota Umino. The main event was a special singles...

AEW Revolution 2024:  Thank you, Sting!

AEW Revolution 2024: Thank you, Sting!

If I may channel my inner Boyz II Men (ask your parents about them), it’s so hard to say goodbye to an Icon like Sting. How can you encapsulate a career spanning almost four promotions and a who’s who of great opponents? Simple, don’t leave it up to WWE. To that...

Countdown to AEW Revolution

Countdown to AEW Revolution

AEW and the wrestling world says goodbye to the icon Sting this Sunday. Here are our predictions and prognostications for the event.  Support Slam and order AEW Revolution using the image/link above. Sting and Darby Allin (c) (with Ric Flair) vs. The Young...

Elimination Chamber clears the road to WrestleMania

Elimination Chamber clears the road to WrestleMania

Although the WrestleMania picture is far from complete it has come into better focus after Elimination Chamber: Perth. Not only do we know who will be challenging Seth Rollins and Rhea Ripley for their respective titles at WrestleMania but we also kind of know who...

Nic Nemeth earns gold in NJPW

Nic Nemeth earns gold in NJPW

NJPW held another New Beginning show this morning, this one being held in Sapporo. This card featured five championship matches and Kazuchika Okada's second-to-last match in Japan. Mayu Iwatani retained her IWGP Women's Championship by defeating Mina Shirakawa and...

Countdown to Elimination Chamber: Perth

Countdown to Elimination Chamber: Perth

It will be a rage in the cage down under as the WWE presents Elimination Chamber: Perth. Here are our predictions and prognostications for the event. The Judgment Day (Finn Bálor and Damian Priest) (c) vs. British Strong Style (Pete Dunne and Tyler Bate) - Undisputed...

Former WWE superstars debut at Wrestling Revolver WhataShow

Former WWE superstars debut at Wrestling Revolver WhataShow

For the first time ever Wrestling Revolver walked with Elijah. The nomading minstrel wasn't the only former WWE superstar though to debut at tonight's WhataShow. Former Maximum Male Model, Mansoor, also wrestled his first match for the promotion taking on AEW's...

MLW Burning Crush: The Black Hand wraps Fatu in a body bag

MLW Burning Crush: The Black Hand wraps Fatu in a body bag

Following his loss of his World Heavyweight Championship, Alex Kane was talking about leaving MLW for a while. The fans said "No!" as well as Mr. Thomas. He knows that Kane isn't a quitter, so he ventures to inspire his friend to try again. Mr. Thomas reminds Kane...

Okada, Ospreay bid farewell at a bloody, emotional New Beginning

Okada, Ospreay bid farewell at a bloody, emotional New Beginning

It truly was an end of an era in Osaka, Japan, making New Beginning one of the very best shows of 2024 so far. The Rainmaker, NJPW's franchise player, has wrestled his last match for the promotion after a 14-year run which saw him win the IWGP World Heavyweight...

Masha Slamovich becomes JCW World Champion

Masha Slamovich becomes JCW World Champion

She's a former  GCW World Champion and now she is the JCW World Champion. Masha Slamovich defeated Jordan Oliver in the finals of the Jersey J-Cup Tournament to become the champion. Slamovich is the second person to hold the title and the first woman to do so. Jordan...

MLW SuperFight: Kojima shakes the world with a victory

MLW SuperFight: Kojima shakes the world with a victory

Welcome everyone to SuperFight 4! Rocky Romero (c) vs. Ichiban - 2 of 3 Falls for the World Middleweight Championship match Ichiban momentarily throws Romero off him, but he gets shoulder tackled later on as payback for his efforts. It seems, by the looks of it, that...

Cody Rhodes continues his story with his second Royal Rumble win

Cody Rhodes continues his story with his second Royal Rumble win

So, what do you want to talk about? Today marks the 37th Royal Rumble in the history of the WWE. The Royal Rumble is has brought so much memorable moments from 'Stone Cold' Steve Austin winning his third royal rumble to Rey Mysterio winning it after drawing entrant...

Royal Rumble Live Coverage

Royal Rumble Live Coverage

Slam’s Alex Podgorski is in St. Petersburg, Florida, for this year’s Royal Rumble. Check here for his live coverage throughout tonight's event: 6:20pm: Roads were closed in all directions in a three-block radius as throngs of people made their way towards Tropicana...

Countdown to The Royal Rumble

Countdown to The Royal Rumble

There are only be two winners. Who will pave their road to the main event of WrestleMania? Here are our predictions and prognostications for this year's Royal Rumble event. Roman Reigns (c) vs. Randy Orton vs. AJ Styles vs. LA Knight — Fatal 4-Way, Undisputed WWE...

Sho goes sneak attack crazy at Road to the New Beginning

Sho goes sneak attack crazy at Road to the New Beginning

Sneak attacks were the order of the day as NJPW's Road to the New Beginning rolled on. At the start of the show Master Wato announced he has legitimately suffered a torn left ACL. The injury occurred during New Beginning in Nagoya on January 20 and would require...

MLW Reload: A first ever meeting goes bonkers

MLW Reload: A first ever meeting goes bonkers

Hey, hey, hey everyone! As we open the night for MLW Reload, Sessions by Saint Laurent is the first thing we have the displeasure of seeing, but he does invite Alex Kane as his special guest. Laurent mentions that back in 2021, not to my knowledge, he signed Kane to...

Tama Tonga says goodbye to NJPW at New Beginning in Nagoya

Tama Tonga says goodbye to NJPW at New Beginning in Nagoya

After 14 years, Tama Tonga has said goodbye to NJPW. At today's New Beginning in Nagoya event Tonga defended his newly-won NEVER Openweight Championship for the first time and the last time. He wanted to leave NJPW as a champion. T0nga has stated that growing up with...

TNA proves that they are Hard to Kill

TNA proves that they are Hard to Kill

TNA is BACK! after months of anticipation TNA is back for good. We have a full card so without further ado, let's get to it! Countdown Show Rich Swann VS Steve Maclin As the match starts Swann dives onto Maclin at ringside. Maclin takes Swann down and  grounds him...

Countdown to Hard to Kill

Countdown to Hard to Kill

Impact is becoming TNA once again. Is this just a name change or are there big changes in 2024 for TNA? That remains to be seen but here are our predictions and prognostications for Hard to Kill. Support Slam and order Hard to Kill with the link above or click here....

MLW Kings of Colosseum: Kane reigns supreme over Holliday

MLW Kings of Colosseum: Kane reigns supreme over Holliday

Happy New Year and welcome to Kings of Colosseum. We're going to have lots of fun, no doubt about that since we're treated to a double main event being a Dream match between Jacob Fatu and Matt Riddle, who's making his MLW return. Plus a Championship match where Alex...

BCC and CHAOS can’t overcome TMDK at New Year Dash

BCC and CHAOS can’t overcome TMDK at New Year Dash

NJPW has the January 4 tradition of Wrestle Kingdom, but people often forget about their January 5 tradition of New Year Dash. This show is full of surprises every year, it's NJPW's version of the Raw after WrestleMania. For New Year Dash no matches are announced in...

Naito gave it all and won it all at Wrestle Kingdom

Naito gave it all and won it all at Wrestle Kingdom

If Wrestle Kingdom 18 is any indication the future of NJPW is in very good hands. With approximately half the card resting on the shoulders of newer, younger NJPW talent like the Bullet Club War Dogs, Catch 2/2, Yota Tsuji, Yuya Uemura, Shota Umino, Ren Narita, ELP,...

Countdown to Wrestle Kingdom 18

Countdown to Wrestle Kingdom 18

It is NJPW's WrestleMania featuring some of the most anticipated matches of the year including the Kazuchika Okada versus Bryan Danielson rematch. Here are our predictions and prognostications for what should be an amazing Wrestle Kingdom 18. Sanada (c) vs. Tetsuya...

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Apr 20: TNA Rebellion
Apr 21: AEW Dynasty
May 4: WWE Backlash
May 11: MLW Azteca Lucha
May 18: NWA Crockett Cup
May 25: WWE King & Queen of The Ring
May 26: AEW Double or Nothing
Jun 1: MLW Battle Riot VI
Jun 9: NXT Battleground
Jun 15: WWE Clash at the Castle
Jun 30: AEW Forbidden Door
Jul 6: WWE MIB
Jul 7: NXT Heatwave
Aug 3: WWE SummerSlam
Aug 25: AEW All In
Aug 31: WWE Bash in Berlin
Aug 31: MLW Gold Rush Night 1
Sep 1: MLW Gold Rush Night 2
Sep 1: AEW All Out
Oct 12: AEW WrestleDream
Nov 23: AEW Full Gear
Dec 28: AEW Worlds End