Royal Rumble: How Rumble Winners Fared in World Title Matches (1990s)


Ever since 1988, the Royal Rumble has been one of WWE’s marquee pay-per-views, one of The Big Four that included WrestleMania, SummerSlam, and Survivor Series. Held annually in January of each year, it usually launches the Road to WrestleMania, and treats WWE fans to surprises and thrills in the most important battle royal of the […] READ MORE

Lucky 27: The Historic Royal Rumble Number


When it comes to the WWE Royal Rumble, statistics matter. From the total number of eliminations in a single match to the cumulative time that a wrestler has spent in Rumbles throughout history, this is one event where stats are the most interesting. When it comes to numbers that can be described as historic, one […] READ MORE

Mr. SummerSlam: 5 WWE Superstars to Consider


With SummerSlam around the corner, it’s interesting to look back at the event’s history. SummerSlam has been an institution in World Wrestling Entertainment since 1988; since then, “The Biggest Party of the Summer” has been one not to miss. Over the past number of decades, many wrestlers have not only competed at this summertime event […] READ MORE

In Your House 16: Canadian Stampede – A Retrospect


On Sunday, WWE revisits their past with NXT’s latest TakeOver paying homage to the original WWF pay-per-view franchise, In Your House. From 1995 to 1999, the series ran as WWF’s PPV brand, as supplementary PPVs alongside the company’s Big Five at the time – Royal Rumble, WrestleMania, King of the Ring, SummerSlam, and Survivor Series […] READ MORE

WWE In Your House: The Legendary Matches

In the spring of 1995, the World Wrestling Federation introduced In Your House. Originally intended as a way to deliver content during certain months, In Your House offered PPVs at reduced prices. The months that didn’t feature King of the Ring, SummerSlam, Survivor Series, Royal Rumble or WrestleMania would not be left out in the […] READ MORE

History of the Ladder Match in Pro Wrestling


Money in the Bank is on Sunday night, as WWE presents one of its marquee events of the year. Started in 2005 as a gimmick match and becoming its own pay-per-view in 2010, Money in the Bank features multiple WWE Superstars in a ladder match, trying to secure the briefcase suspended above the ring that […] READ MORE