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


Miss Madness to Mighty Molly: The HOF Career of Molly Holly

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On Wednesday’s edition of WWE The Bump, Hurricane Helms broke the news to the show’s special guest, Molly Holly, that she was the first inductee for the 2021 WWE Hall of Fame class. A fitting induction for the Attitude Era star, who competed from 1997 until retiring in 2005, who has become of that era’s most […] READ MORE


The Pioneers: Inokari – Sadako Ikari, The First Joshi

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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 an unintentional trailblazer in Japan’s Sadako Igari. What started as a career in vaudeville comedy launched […] READ MORE



The Career Renaissance Of 2 Cold Scorpio

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Pro wrestling has long seen its share of comeback stories. Pro wrestlers who fell off the path of good health, or faded away after bad bookings, only to return to the spotlight years later with the adoration of a generation who grew up with them and reinvigorated by the opportunities with the day’s top stars. […] READ MORE


Christian’s TNA Debut: A Look Back

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Christian made his return to WWE at the Royal Rumble, a moment that left fans surprised after his career was cut short due to a history of concussions. As exciting as his WWE return was, they are not the only major company Christian has worked for. From 2005 to 2008, Christian was a mainstay in […] READ MORE



25 Years Later: Ric Flair Battles Randy Savage at WCW SuperBrawl VI

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When chronicling the most colorful, outspoken characters in professional wrestling, conversation must be made for “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair and “Macho Man” Randy Savage. Between Flair’s elegant robes in tandem with his displays of wealth and Savage’s colorful attires juxtaposed with his raspy promo style, few men in wrestling can boast the personalities they […] READ MORE


The Maine Event: 50 Years Ago Vince McMahon Became a Promoter

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Today, Vincent Kennedy McMahon – also known as Vince McMahon Jr., or simply “Mr. McMahon” – is a legend of the pro wrestling world. Both praised and vilified (and justifiable in both cases in many instances), Vince McMahon bought his father’s World Wide Wrestling Federation (WWWF) in 1982 and turned it into the World Wrestling […] READ MORE


The Pioneers: Regis Siki, The First “World Colored Wrestling Champion”

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The Pioneers is a new 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 Reginald “Regis” Siki, the first man recorded as being the World Colored Heavyweight Champion during […] READ MORE