Preview: The Summit: SHIMMER, Smash, RISE, Femme Fatales (8/10/19)

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One of the first special shows announced for this jam-packed SummerSlam weekend was The Summit. The premier promotions for women’s wrestling in North America: SHIMMER, RISE, NCW Femmes Fatales, and Smash Wrestling join forces to present The Summit. Many of the stars featured here crossover through most if not all of the promotions involved. https://twitter.com/RISEdtwa/status/1158775550737047552?s=20 […] READ MORE


Smash Wrestling Announces Massive 4-Way Match Added To The Summit

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As Smash Wrestling prepares to host the inaugural wrestling event The Summit, Quebec women’s promotion Femmes Fatales (one of the co-promotions) have announced a massive fatal four-way match at the event in the announcement below. Toronto is the place to be now and it will also be on August 10 when LuFisto, Cheerleader Melissa, Allysin […] READ MORE


Preview: Smash CANUSA Classic ’18 (10/27/18)

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Toronto’s Smash Wrestling has become Canada’s premier indie promotion, through hard work, fan interaction, and the combination of cutting edge international talent and emerging (and established) local and Canadian indie stars. One thing Smash has been a leader in is the use of women’s wrestling as a feature rather than a novelty, going back to […] READ MORE


Full Squads Revealed for Smash Wrestling CANUSA Classic

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Every since 2013, Toronto’s Smash Wrestling has held an annual battle called the CANUSA Classic, pairing two competing teams of women’s wrestlers, one representing Canada and the other the USA. Over the years, some of the top indie stars in women’s wrestling have competed, including WWE Superstars like Ruby Riott (Heidi Lovelace) and Candice LeRae, […] READ MORE


Preview: DEFY Seattle Wrestling DEFY Club (9/8/18)

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On Saturday, September 8th, DEFY Wrestling presents its Seattle Wrestling DEFY Club event. The event has an incredible card with notable names from throughout the wrestling world. The promotion has made some changes and, in the process, only added to the overall presentation of the event. The inclusion of IMPACT Wrestling‘s Allie and ECW legend […] READ MORE


Mae Young Classic ‘Parade of Champions’ Airing Live at 7pm EST

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Tonight at 7pm EST, live on WWE’s YouTube Channel, Twitter and Facebook Live Channel, WWE is presenting the Mae Young Classic: Parade of Champions, a live special introducing 31 of the 32 confirmed Superstars who will compete in this year’s Mae Young Classic II. The final spot in the tournament will be decided in a […] READ MORE


Four More Mae Young Classic Competitors Announced

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WWE has confirmed four more entrants into this year’s Mae Young Classic II, joining previously announced Kaitlyn and Rhea Ripley. Japanese superstar Io Shirai, PROGRESS Women’s Champion Jinny, former American Ninja star Kacy Catanzaro and Canadian indie star Nicole Matthews were all announced today by the WWE. IO SHIRAI The former World of Stardom Champion was […] READ MORE


Preview: SHIMMER 100 (4/7/2018)

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There’s been plenty of debate in the past year about when and where the current Women’s Revolution in pro wrestling truly occurred – some argue it was in TNA during the mid 2000s when the Knockouts were redefining women’s wrestling on television, others claim that without the WWE pushing it into the mainstream, it would […] READ MORE


BREAKING NEWS: 3 More Names at Mae Young Classic – And They’re Big Ones

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Yesterday, we listed a roster of 32 names that were either confirmed by the WWE, Jim Ross or via WWE medical clearances. While this would equal the exact number of entrants for the Mae Young Classic, there is still room for another 5 names as the tournament needs injury alternates. Today, PWInsider reported that two […] READ MORE


The Canada 150, Part 6: Rick Martel to Kyle O’Reilly

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The sixth part in our 10-part series looking at 150 Canadian names in pro wrestling, in honour of Canada’s 150th birthday. Part 6 of the Canada 150, an alphabetical listing of Canadians’ impact on pro wrestling from the 1920’s to today. RICK MARTEL Quebec City’s Rick Martel is best remembered as the flamboyant pretty boy […] READ MORE