Rivalry Rewind: Chris Jericho vs. Dean Malenko

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Professional wrestling is built on the stories told in and out of the ring. These often come in the form of rivalries, pitting opposing forces against one another in pursuit of bragging rights, championships, and successes. The cruiserweight division of World Championship Wrestling was home to many memorable matches, though one story may be the […] READ MORE




Booyaka Booyaka 619: 30 Years of Rey Mysterio

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Today is the 30th Anniversary of Rey Mysterio’s debut into professional wrestling, as he continues to carry on his legacy of not only the greatest luchador of all time but quite possibly the greatest wrestler to ever dawn a mask in the world of pro wrestling. The impact Rey Mysterio has had on pro wrestling […] READ MORE


Report: Dean Malenko Quits WWE

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According to a new report from Sports Illustrated‘s Justin Barrasso, Dean Malenko has left WWE after spending the past eight years as a producer/road agent with the company. No reason has been given. Malenko retired from the ring in 2001 during the WCW Invasion of WWE after only one year with the company but returned […] READ MORE


25 Years Ago: The Super J-Cup Is Born

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On April 16, 1994, in Tokyo, Japan, there arrived a wrestling summit of huge consequence. The brainchild of New Japan Pro Wrestling‘s Jushin ‘Thunder’ Liger, then an emerging star in New Japan’s young Junior Heavyweight division (it was less than a decade old, having been started in 1986). Liger, at the time in his sixth […] READ MORE


Jackie Moore: Equal Opportunity Ass-Kicker

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Miss Jackie Moore, known by many names over the years, debuted in wrestling in 1988. She had met Skandor Akbar at a local gym in her hometown of Dallas, TX. Jackie was also Akbar’s only female student. As Sweet Georgia Brown, she made her debut in the promotion World Class Championship Wrestling (WCCW). Also under […] READ MORE


Shane Douglas Forms New Triple Threat?

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This past Saturday night at House of Hardcore 35, ECW icon and House of Hardcore (HOH) founder Tommy Dreamer was defeated in a First Blood match against Joey Mercury, but it was the events that transpired at the matches conclusion that have everyone talking. The previous night, at HOH 34, Dreamer tagged with fellow ECW […] READ MORE


50 Greatest Matches in RAW History, Part I

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Monday Night RAW is undoubtedly WWE’s Television juggernaut. Meant to be equal parts pro wrestling TV and marketing presentation, it’s WWE’s flagship show even during the brand split when SmackDown is meant to be it’s own, equally as important entity. The last Superstar Shakeup proved just that when The Miz, who was one of the SmackDown […] READ MORE


The Cruiserweights: A Look at WCW vs WWE

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Ever since WWE announced the Cruiserweight Classic in early 2016 and the speculation grew for the eventual return of the beloved Cruiserweight Division, fans have compared the first wave of WWE Cruiserweights alongside the peak of the WCW Cruiserweight Division – more often than not the cream of WCW Monday Nitro during the early months […] READ MORE