Ryback and Pagano to Wrestle In Puerto Rico for MysterioMania

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The Big Guy himself, Ryback, will make his first wrestling appearance in Puerto Rico since leaving WWE this coming November. Hugo Savinovich‘s MysterioMania: Tributo al Mesias – which is already loaded with talents like Gilbert el Boricua (Mil Muertes), Pentagon Jr., Rey Fenix and LA Park – added former WWE Intercontinental Champion Ryback to their […] READ MORE


#AndNEW: Johnny Blackcraft Wins Inaugural Blackcraft Championship

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Tonight saw the first ever event by Blackcraft Wrestling (BCW), Burning Bridges, took place from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and the company – formed by the Blackcraft Cult clothing company – put on a fun and entertaining show with a gothic vibe. It felt like an American occult version of Lucha Underground, complete with a crazed cult leader […] READ MORE


Despite Key Departures, Lucha Underground is Poised for a Very “Special Season”

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Lucha Underground, El Rey’s groundbreaking take on a wrestling show, returns for its much-anticipated fourth season on Wednesday, June 13th, and according to head writer Chris DeJoseph, it will be more than worth the wait. “There’s a lot of twists, turns — things you’d never see coming,” DeJoseph said in an interview with ESPN. “There […] READ MORE


New Set of Aro Lucha Tapings Announced For June

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Aro Lucha announce that they are returning with television tapings on June 17 in Nashville, Tennessee. The Aro Lucha tapings are set to take place on Impact Wrestling’s old venue for their weekly PPVs at the Fairgrounds in Nashville (back when they were still TNA). In their press release trough Super Luchas, they stated about […] READ MORE


Lucha Underground Is The New ECW (And Not In The Way You Think)

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Earlier today, the writing staff of Last Word on Pro Wrestling was roundtable discussing Lucha Underground and one of our UK writers, Alex Richards, mentioned that “LU reminds me so much of ECW – you’d go there and get over, so you could get a deal with a bigger company”. And while that’s not entirely true (guys […] READ MORE


Impact Wrestling vs Lucha Underground to Air Live on Twitch During WrestleCon

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Just a few weeks removed from the announcement that talent from Lucha Underground would be allowed to continue appearing for both LU and Impact Wrestling, the two companies have come together to announce something even bigger. On Friday, April 6, at WrestleCon, stars from Impact Wrestling will be facing off against stars from Lucha Underground, […] READ MORE


Lucha Underground Season 4: New TV Tapings, New Temple and the ‘Impact’ of New Talent-Sharing

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Lucha Underground is back with new TV tapings scheduled for February 23-25, a new temple, located at the Union Central Cold Storage building in downtown Los Angeles, and some new talent-sharing agreements which could have an impact on their remaining talent. It’s a lot of news to digest from a company that had been pretty […] READ MORE


Wrestling in 2018: Is It WWE Versus Everybody?

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Over the past few months, Eric Thompson has had the chance to speak to many talents who work for Impact Wrestling as part of Impact’s media conference calls. Many of these men also work for other companies outside of Impact as well. One recurring theme was the growing alliance of promotions outside of the WWE […] READ MORE


BREAKING: Dr. Wagner Jr. Beats Johnny Mundo for AAA Mega Champion

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After creating the biggest headline in Mexico last year by removing his iconic mask he’d worn for over 30 years previously, Dr. Wagner Jr. (now called Rey Wagner) tonight defeated Johnny Mundo (aka John Morrison, Johnny Impact and Boone the Bounty Hunter) for the AAA Mega Championship at Guerra de Titanes, the company’s top title, effectively […] READ MORE