Report: Mia Yim & Shane Thorne Switch Brands

It is being reported by PWInsider that Mia Yim and Shane Thorne have switched brands from RAW to SmackDown.  Yim had been competing on RAW under the name RECKONINGas a member of RETRIBUTION while Thorne was competing as SLAPCJACK in the same group.  A move to Friday nights could revitalize both talents. Mia Yim never really stood a […] READ MORE

A Closer Look at Two New Tag Teams To Join Raw’s Division


The past few weeks have seen the Raw tag team division increase by two members, and both recently in contact with the rising new unit of Ricochet & Cedric Alexander. On March 23, the Australian duo of Shane Thorne & Brendan Vink debuted against Raw Tag Team Champions The Street Profits in a non-title match, […] READ MORE

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


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

25 Greatest NXT Tag Teams In History


When it comes to the current climate of WWE, there’s no questioning the fact that NXT is the greatest thing about the company. For many of the roster, any success they’ve had within developmental hasn’t always transpired to the main roster. For this article, we’ll solely be focusing on their time spent in the yellow brand.  […] READ MORE

A New Nightmare Debuts at NXT Live Event in Tampa


On Friday night at an NXT Live Event in Tampa, Florida, a new duo emerged to take on the mixed tag team duo of NXT North American Champion Ricochet and Kacy Catanzaro, whom the duo warned would be the “Worst Nightmare” for NXT. The duo was former NXT UK Women’s Champion Rhea Ripley pairing up with […] READ MORE

Global Warning II: WWE Expected to Announce Australia PPV Event For October 2018


First rumored in December 2017, The Sunday Herald Sun can now confirm that WWE will in fact be heading to the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Victoria, Australia, for an upcoming PPV event in October, which is expected to be announced as part of the Wrestlemania 34 broadcast. While currently unnamed, speculation is that WWE would resurrect the Global Warning […] READ MORE

TM61 To Make Long Awaited Return To NXT


It was announced on tonight’s 2017 Recap edition of NXT that in two weeks, NXT would see the return of the tag team TM61, featuring Nick Miller and Shane Thorne. To those who remember them from their indie days and from Japan, this is fantastic news. For those who only know them from NXT, this […] READ MORE