A Brief History of WWE at Madison Square Garden

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A Brief History of WWE at Madison Square Garden WWE returns to Madison Square Garden for the first time in two years on Friday, September 10, 2021. The show, being called Friday Night Super SmackDown, will feature stars from both Smackdown and Raw, and is expected to be the final match of John Cena’s current […] READ MORE


50 Years Ago: Record Reign of Bruno Sammartino Ends at 2803 Days

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Fifty years ago, on January 18, 1971, Ivan Koloff delivered a Russian Leg Drop to World Wide Wrestling Federation (WWWF) World Heavyweight Champion Bruno Sammartino in Madison Square Garden in New York City to get the 1-2-3, becoming only the third man to hold the WWWF World Championship. But it wasn’t just any new championship […] READ MORE


The 1000 Day Reign: Wrestling’s Longest World Champion

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Since the introduction of the first men’s World Heavyweight Championship in 1905 and the first Women’s World Champion a year later in 1906, hundreds and hundreds if not thousands of wrestlers have become sanctioned World champions around the world. For most of these wrestlers, these reigns were exciting bumps in their careers and extra accolades […] READ MORE



Bruno Sammartino Dead at 82: A Look at the Living Legend

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The professional wrestling world is in shock as one of it’s biggest stars in the history of the sport, 2x WWE World Heavyweight Champion Bruno Sammartino, had passed away peacefully following health issues, surrounded by his wife and children. Bruno Sammartino was 82 years old. WWE is saddened to learn that WWE Hall of Famer […] READ MORE


The Caribbean Report: Pedro Morales, NGCW & more

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Pedro Morales inducted to the Wrestling Observer Hall of Fame Arguably the greatest Puerto Rican wrestler to ever come out of Puerto Rico, Pedro Morales was inducted into the Wrestling Observer Hall of Fame. Morales, who is 75 now, is battling Parkinson’s Disease. If you don’t know Morales’s story, is an amazing one. He comes […] READ MORE


The 10 Greatest: Puerto Rico, Part 2

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Emmanuel Rosada continues his look at the Top 10 Greatest Wrestlers from the island of Puerto Rico. Read part 1 of the Greatest Puerto Rican Wrestlers of All Time. 5. Carlito The son of one of the best or the best worker in Puerto Rico – we will debate that later – Carlito rose quickly […] READ MORE


Born on the 4th of July: The All-American

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Since the gimmick wrestler arrived with Gorgeous George in the 1950’s, professional wrestling has had a love affair with the patriotic gimmick. Whether it’s Canadian patriots like Bret ‘Hitman’ Hart to villainous patriots like The Iron Sheik, nationalist pride in one’s homeland has long been used in the narrative of good vs. evil. But none […] READ MORE