Indie Watch: The Conscience of Psycho Mike

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Indie Watch is our regular series that looks at all of the amazing talents working the independent circuits around the world. Some are veterans revitalizing their careers, some are indie prospects hitting their peaks, while others are names to be on the watch for! In this edition, we will be taking a look at one […] READ MORE


#AndNEW: Rosemary, Ariel Monroe Win Gold at The Summit

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On Saturday, four independent promotions – Canada’s Smash Wrestling and Femme Fatales plus the US’ SHIMMER and RISE Wrestling – joined forces to present The Summit, featuring a stunning array of women’s indie wrestling. SHIMMER Champion Nicole Savoy defended her belt against Nicole Matthews, while Femme Fatales Champion Mercedes Martinez defended her crown against Jordynne […] READ MORE


Preview: OWE Toronto, Night 1 (8/7/19)

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SummerSlam Week is nearly upon us and much like WrestleMania Week each April, the week ahead of WWE’s second-biggest PPV of the year is drawing record numbers of international promotions running events in the host city. This year’s SummerSlam runs in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and Canada’s largest city is seeing a flurry of great action […] READ MORE


Preview: Smash vs PROGRESS (8/7/19)

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In 2016, UK promotion PROGRESS Wrestling made its maiden voyage to North America to team up with Toronto, Canada’s Smash Wrestling for the first-ever Smash vs PROGRESS summit. On Wednesday, August 7, the two companies unite once again for another big promotional showdown, as part of the SummerSlam week festivities in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. While […] READ MORE


Indie Watch: Jody Threat

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Indie Watch is our regular series that looks at all of the amazing talents working the independent circuits around the world. Some are veterans revitalizing their careers, some are indie prospects hitting their peaks, while others are names to be on the watch for! This edition looks at a rising star in the Canadian indies […] READ MORE


Promotional Consideration: Smash Wrestling (Toronto, Ontario)

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Promotional Consideration is an on-going series at Last Word on Pro Wrestling that sheds spotlights on some of the top indie promotions around the world for your consideration, discovering their stories, the struggles, and their triumphs, directly from the promoters and owners mouths themselves. This week’s spotlight is on Toronto, Ontario, Canada’s Smash Wrestling with an […] 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


#AndNEW: Kevin Bennett Wins Smash Championship

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At night two of Smash Wrestling‘s The Northern tournament, Kevin Bennett defeated Tarik to become the new Smash Champion after a ref bump that lead to a near locker room clear out where a barrage of wrestlers, lead by Smash Tag Team Champions Halal Beefcake (Idris Abraham & Joe Coleman), stormed the ring to beat […] READ MORE


Preview: Smash Wrestling – The Northern (6/1/19 & 6/2/19)

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Smash Wrestling is one of Canada’s premier promotions, based out of Toronto and running shows around Southern Ontario and Quebec. For years they ran a tournament called GOLD, sort of like Pro Wrestling Guerrilla (PWG)‘s Battle of Los Angeles but north of the border, featuring top international talent competing against many of Smash’s regular combatants. […] READ MORE


#AllEliteWeek: Cody Rhodes Has Changed The Business In Three Years

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Three years ago, on May 22, 2016, Cody Rhodes (then portraying Stardust) was granted his release from the WWE after ten years in the company. And since then, the man known as Cody has simply changed the wrestling business forever. In just three days, All Elite Wrestling will have their first ever show, Double or Nothing which […] READ MORE