The Greatness of Santos Escobar

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Santos Escobar last night failed to recapture the NXT Cruiserweight Championship from KUSHIDA in a great Two Out of Three Falls match. Having debuted in the NXT Cruiserweight Title Tournament last year, following then-champion, Jordan Devlin, being unable to compete with COVID-19 restrictions preventing his entry to the United States from his native Ireland, he […] READ MORE




WWE 205 Live Card – What to Expect (02/26/21)

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Tensions are high but the Cruiserweights fly higher in another edition of WWE 205 Live. The purple brand has had its fair share of back and forth between its new breed of stars and the OGs of the brand over the past number of weeks. One competitor remains undefeated, carrying all the momentum this week […] READ MORE


Predicting The NXT Breakout Star In 2021

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For years now, NXT has created an atmosphere where it takes one opportunity to eventually breakout. Look at Keith Lee, Bianca Belair, and most recently Shotzi Blackheart as competitors who used their chance on TV to get over and create a future where the fans see them as the future of the WWE. Blackheart did […] READ MORE


Interim NXT Cruiserweight Tournament Field Announced

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On Easter Sunday, WWE has announced the full eight-man field to crown an interim NXT Cruiserweight Champion, in a tournament that will kick off this coming Wednesday on NXT. Current NXT Cruiserweight Champion Jordan Devlin is landlocked in Ireland due to the COVID-19 situation and is unable to defend his title. Once the situation clears […] READ MORE


The NXT Recap (7/3/19)

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Tonight’s NXT is jam-packed with FIVE MATCHES, including the continuation of NXT’s Breakout Tournament. Also in the Main Event “Prince Pretty” Tyler Breeze looks to gain a measure of revenge over The Undisputed Era, but we kick off the night with The Blasian Baddie on the NXT Recap The NXT Recap MIA YIM GETS SOME […] READ MORE


NXT Breakout Tournament: Who Are They? (W/Videos)

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Before NXT airs the first match of the NXT Breakout Tournament tonight on NXT TV, here at Last Word on Pro Wrestling, we plan to let you know a little about the who’s who. Most are former independent wrestling darlings, while others found much of their fame on IMPACT Wrestling, and one individual who many […] READ MORE


The SWERVE: Shane Strickland Prepares the Killshot

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In 2015 in Lucha Underground, under the persona of masked wrestler Killshot, fans began to discover who Shane “Swerve” Strickland was, even if they didn’t know it at the time. Much like Jeff Cobb under the mask of Matanza Cueto, many didn’t know Killshot’s identity right away and some likely didn’t discover it until he […] READ MORE