Posted on October 10, 2018

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Remembering Gorilla Monsoon – 19 Years On

Gorilla Monsoon, the voice of my generation, passed away 19 years ago today. I wasn’t born when Monsoon was an active wrestler, but I always remember hearing Monsoon’s voice on commentary throughout the ’80s and ’90s. Gorilla Monsoon made the transition from the ring to the announce booth in the early 1980s.  Monsoon was the premier […]

Posted on October 10, 2018

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Pro Wrestling 24/7 Wrestling Update

10/10/18 Here’s What’s Happening   **Ed Nordholm of Impact Wrestling was a guest with David Penzer on the Sitting Ringside podcast to promote this Sunday’s Bound for Glory card. The interview featured Nordholm going through the past two years overseeing the company since Anthem’s purchase of the company and taking control at the start of 2017. The […]

Posted on October 9, 2018

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Pro Wrestling 24/7 Wrestling Update

10/09/18 Here’s What’s Happening,   **Tonight’s SmackDown, 205 Live & NXT tapings are taking place from Indianapolis, Indiana at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse with the following announced: *Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Flair for the SmackDown women’s title- If Becky is disqualified, she loses the title *Samoa Joe vs. Jeff Hardy in a World Cup Qualifying […]

Posted on September 27, 2018

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Pro Wrestli g 24/7 Wrestling Update

09/27/18 Here’s What’s Happening   **Here are the matches for tonight’s episode of Impact Wrestling at 8 pm Eastern on POP TV and Fight Network in Canada from the recent Mexico City tapings: *Moose & Killer Kross vs. Johnny Impact & Eddie Edwards *Allie & Kiera Hogan vs. Su Yung & Udmoh (the Undead Bridesmaid […]

Posted on September 25, 2018

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Pro Wrestling 24/7 Wrestling Update

09/25/18 Here’s What’s Happening   **The major story from Raw was the injury sustained by Liv Morgan during the women’s six-person tag with The Riott Squad taking on The Bella Twins & Natalya. In the middle of the match, Brie Bella began delivering the Yes kicks to Morgan and connected with two kicks to the […]

Posted on September 24, 2018

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Pro Wrestling 24/7 Wrestling Update

09/24/18 Here’s What’s Happening   *The WWE is taping Raw and SmackDown Live from the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado this week. Tonight’s episode of Raw will feature the following matches that were announced over the weekend: *Drew McIntyre & Dolph Ziggler vs. The Revival for the Raw tag titles *Elias vs. Bobby Lashley *Brie […]

Posted on September 20, 2018

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Pro Wrestling 24/7 Wrestling Update

09/20/18 Here’s What’s Happening   **Rey Mysterio has signed with World Wrestling Entertainment and should be returning imminently. Since his appearance at the Royal Rumble in January, the sides have been talking and appeared to be close throughout the summer. It was reported Wednesday by Mike Johnson at PWinsider.com that the sides agreed to a two-year deal […]

Posted on September 18, 2018

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Pro Wrestling 24/7 Wrestling Update

09/18/18 Here’s what’s Happening    **On Monday, Judge Vanessa L. Bryant who was overseeing the various concussion-related lawsuits against World Wrestling Entertainment dismissed the suits. The 39-page ruling can be read in full at this link. The first of several suits were filed by attorney Konstantine Kyros in January 2015 on behalf of numerous former WWF/WWE […]

Posted on September 17, 2018

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Pro Wrestling 24/7 Wrestling Update

09/17/2018 Here’s What’s Happening **We reported earlier today that Brock Lesnar is scheduled to wrestle at the WWE’s next event in Saudi Arabia in a three-way match with Universal champion Roman Reigns and Braun Strowman. The match is expected to be announced tonight and will be Lesnar’s first match since SummerSlam. **I spoke with someone regarding […]