Just this morning I managed to get tickets to Mick Foley’s one man show. It got me thinking about why I was so happy to go and see a wrestler, that never would make it onto one of my favourite lists and never comes up as the greatest in any debate. Therein lies the magic of Foley and his many characters.
Last night’s Money In the Bank, was a sad return to pre-Wrestlemania booking for the WWE. Almost every match ended poorly, leaving fans wondering where we go from here.
Last night’s Elimination Chamber started flat but had two main standouts. Seemingly the WWE are now promoting two PPV’s a month. Does it work? Let’s look at three points from the event.
WWE continued their recent run of crowd pleasing pay per views with last nights Payback. In fact since Wrestlemania the company has managed to put out decent bookings. Let’s look at three observations from the show.
The PPV after Wrestlemania is always a difficult one, but how did the WWE follow one of the most fan-friendly events in years. Let’s look at three things I took […]
What a show. After the missteps of the Royal Rumble and Fastlane, the WWE show of shows was a spectacular four-hour show, that was book-ended by the former members of the Shield.
Guilty as charged. As you can see from my posts I watch wrestling as much now and enjoy it more than when I was young. Unfortunately not everyone understands why […]
The new PPV event Fastlane was a mixed bag. In front of a less than enthusiastic Memphis crowd the event seemed to be more of a place holder than a genuine event in its own right.
The WWE has been mulling over a rumour this week that Brock Lesnar is to stay beyond the expiration of his current contract this year and wrestle past Wrestlemania. WWE […]
I wrote a few weeks ago about the fan backlash after Roman Reigns won the Royal Rumble https://established82.com/2015/01/26/wwe-royal-rumble-2015-causes-more-unrest-among-fans/. With the events on Monday night Raw this past week an obvious […]
Last year in the WWE will go down in history as the year when people power made the difference. After an unprecedented show of unhappiness at the Royal Rumble winner […]
Finally… As a certain wrestler come film star started some of his best in-ring moments. The WWE Network is now available in the UK to check out the advertising at http://www.wwe.com. Whatever background problems that have delayed the launch seem to be resolved and we now have access to a fantastic back catalogue of wrestling matches, shows, documentaries and pay […]