15 Years Later: JBL’s Rise to the WWE Main Event

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For a very long time, John Layfield was known in wrestling as simply, Bradshaw. Then in 2004 when the APA finally ended as Ron Simmons disappeared from WWE TV, Bradshaw got his chance. He would be rebranded as John “Bradshaw” Layfield, the character that would lead him to main event glory as a part of […] READ MORE


#NXTWeek: 25 Greatest Success Stories of NXT

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NXT has well and truly taken over WWE.  If you were to look at the WWE main roster at the start of the decade, there were only a select few members who had any association with the three letters “NXT”.  Fast forward to 2019, it is far more difficult to find active members of the […] READ MORE


SmackDown LIVE Highlights Rundown – Dolph Ziggler Steals the Show (5/21/19)

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Following a night where Monday Night Raw saw their best ratings in weeks, SmackDown LIVE was prepared to try and one-up them with the return of a New Day brother and the continuation of the 24/7 Championship from last night. Here are the highlights from the show: SmackDown Live Highlights Big E Returns Home It […] READ MORE


A Briefcase History of Time: A Look at the History of the MITB Winners

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On Sunday night, eight men and eight women go into battle in hopes of securing the briefcase at the top of the ladder to become the Money in the Bank (MITB) holder, giving them a chance to become champion down the road. The opportunity to cash-in whenever you desire is one that has become a custom […] READ MORE


Biggest Winners In WWE Draft/ Superstar Shake-up History

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When the brand split was brought back in 2016, the excitement of the WWE Draft returned into fans hearts as both Raw and SmackDown LIVE would have separate rosters for the first time since really 2011.  And while some fans may not be fans of the multiple championships and difficulty behind keeping two rosters apart, […] READ MORE


Raw Highlight Rundown – WrestleMania’s Main Event Sells Itself (4/1/19)

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WrestleMania is now just days away as Monday Night Raw had its go-home edition live from Washington, DC. The show was hyped up by the WWE as Batista being there in his hometown live, a Raw Tag Team Championship match, as well as an announcement by Stephanie McMahon surrounding the main event of WrestleMania. This […] READ MORE


The RAW Conundrum

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Monday Night RAW is in the midst of a slump. I attended RAW at the London O2 Arena this week and whereas – to the WWE‘s credit – the show is always enjoyable in person, there was a clear sense whilst in attendance that there is an awful lot wrong with the program. The most […] READ MORE


Preview: WWE WrestleMania 34 (4/8/18) Part One

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WrestleMania returns to Mercedes Benz Superdome with one of the most stacked cards in WrestleMania history. The WrestleMania 34 main card right now on paper looks to have at least six to seven matches that could very well steal the show if given the right amount of time. WrestleMania for WWE fans is the equivalent of […] READ MORE


The Fighting Champ: Ranking The World Champions in 2017

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In the world of professional wrestling, being a “fighting champion” is something revered and debated, by fans and wrestlers alike. Brock Lesnar, the reigning WWE Universal Champion, is usually the target of multiple jabs for defending his title so little, while others defend on a greater scale. But do they? While New Japan’s record reigning […] READ MORE


Survivor Series Preview: Brock Lesnar vs. AJ Styles

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WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar vs. WWE Champion AJ Styles (Champion vs. Champion Match) In what is expected to be the main event of the evening, AJ Styles will grapple with Brock Lesnar to determine which brand, RAW or Smackdown Live!, has the more dominant champion in a match that could go a long way […] READ MORE