The NXT Fallout; A New Star Debuts – 2nd August 2017

This week’s taping of NXT proved to be action packed, with a number of returns, debuts, & rivalries coming in to light leading in to NXT Takeover Brooklyn. With two more episodes in place to continue storylines before Brooklyn, it was clear to see that NXT have clear incentive to develop storylines to a more satisfying fulfilment compared to their recent predecessors , with many matches being set in stone for Brooklyn, as well as others having set the seed for a Brooklyn bout.

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Opinion Pieces

Kenny Omega; Wrestling’s Breakout Star of 2017

In the year of 2017, it has been clear since January that WWE are being heavily challenged by New Japan. Especially when it comes to general show quality. With unique and exciting talent being given more time to showcase their abilities to a Japanese audience, New Japan Pro Wrestling is currently putting on some of the greatest matches, not only this year, but in wrestling history as a whole. Continue reading

Opinion Pieces

6 Years Since The Pipebomb: The Making of an Icon

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On this day six years ago, our favourite anti-hero, CM Punk, cut one of the most famously controversial promos of his career, labelled as the ‘pipe bomb’. This would spark a revolution that created WWE’s newest superstar, branding himself as the ‘best in the world’, and selling shirts at a rate that can only be compared to one Stone Cold Steve Austin. Continue reading