Franky Monet, FKA Taya Valkyrie, Debuts on NXT


On tonight’s edition of NXT, Franky Monet made her official debut on the black-and-gold brand. Formerly known as Taya Valkyrie, her WWE debut had been hyped for several weeks. Since NXT TakeOver: Stand and Deliver, routinely saw videos of a small dog making its way to the Capitol Wrestling Center, the main venue of NXT. […] READ MORE

Mickie James Sounds off on Women and Ageism in Pro Wrestling


A recent social media exchange between Taya Valkyrie, formerly of IMPACT Wrestling, and WWE Hall of Famer Mickie James has once again sparked conversation about how female wrestlers are treated within the industry as they age. Valkyrie posted on Twitter, “Why do people talk about age like it’s a negative??? Just think, you woke up […] READ MORE

Largest Performance Center Recruiting Class in History Headlined by Taya Valkyrie, Blake Christian, Anthony Henry, and More

On Wednesday, WWE formally announced their latest Performance Center recruiting class. Headlined by top names including Taya Valkyrie, Blake Christian, Priscella Kelly, Anthony Henry, Bronson Rechsteiner, and both well-known indie wrestlers and NCAA standouts, this class is WWE’s largest in history and also features the most amount of female recruits of any previous class. Without […] READ MORE

Report: WWE NXT To Have Second Show Under Name EVOLVE


Fightful Select is reporting that the WWE NXT brand is going to have a second show, exclusive to the WWE Network, soon to be under NBCUniversal’s Peacock streaming service. The show will be called NXT EVOLVE, the same independent wrestling company that had worked with WWE in the past and was eventually purchased in July […] READ MORE

Report: Taya Valkyrie Signs For WWE

As reported by PWInsider Taya Valkyrie has signed for the WWE.  She is one of a number of stars currently rumoured to be joining the WWE ahead of a seemingly mammoth recruitment class that may also include Sareee, AQA, Blake Christian, and Anthony Henry to name just a few. With Taya Valkyrie WWE bound lets take a look back at her […] READ MORE

Preview: IMPACT Wrestling – Hard to Kill (1/16/21)


The AEW/IMPACT invasion reaches a head, with AEW World Champion Kenny Omega stepping into an IMPACT ring for the first time in the Hard to Kill main event. Also, a brutal rivalry years in the making has it’s most violent encounter yet. Furthermore, the finals of the Knockouts Tag Team Title Tournament will crown new champions. […] READ MORE

Preview: IMPACT Wrestling – Turning Point (11/14/20)


IMPACT Wrestling continues its commitment to monthly Impact Plus specials with Turning Point. This event promises to change the direction of the company and showcase its many incredible champions. Tensions are high, with a lot of potential grudge matches on the card and potential for some surprising brutality. Here is what IMPACT has in store […] READ MORE