The Pioneers: The First Masked Wrestlers

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The Pioneers is an on-going series looking at some of the earliest pioneers of professional wrestling as we know it, from the wrestlers to promoters to trainers who helped shape professional wrestling around the world. This article looks at several wrestlers from around the world, who pioneered the use of a mask in their professional […] READ MORE


Preview: CMLL Leyenda de Plata ’18 (11/16/18)

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This Friday, Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre (CMLL) is celebrating one of their most prestigious tournament of the year. La Leyenda de Plata is a tournament in honor of El Santo, arguably the most famous wrestler from Mexico. Started in 1998, the tournament honors the Silver Mask that elevated Mexican wrestling to the world. Leyenda […] READ MORE


A Journey into Mystery: The Legacy of the Rey Mysterio Name

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One of the biggest names in the latino heritage in wrestling comes from the lucha tradition in the name of Rey Misterio. The rise of the young star from San Diego, widely known as Rey Mysterio in WWE, is very well known by the fans, but, did you all know that there are several luchadores […] READ MORE


The Family Business: Las Familias Mexicanas

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Pro wrestling has always had a love affair with familial relations, and nowhere is this as big a deal as in Mexico and the world of Lucha Libre. North America has had its share of families, like the Anoa’i or Harts, The Funks, The Von Erichs, and more, while England has the Knight Family, but […] READ MORE


The 2018 WWE Hall of Fame Legacy Inductees Revealed

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Starting in 2016, the WWE opened up it’s first new wing of the WWE Hall of Fame since the Celebrity Wing in 2004. The WWE Hall of Fame Legacy Legacy Wing was introduced to induct names from the early days of pro wrestling, from the earliest roots to early television. While some had tenure in the […] READ MORE