Official G1 Climax Lineup

New Japan announced during their Dominion event the block layouts for their annual G1 Climax tournament. For those that do not know, G1 is a Round Robin style tournament, where every wrestler in the same block wrestles each other. The winners of their respective blocks then face each other in the finals. The winner of that match challenges for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship at WrestleKingdom, which is the equivalent of New Japan's Wrestlemania. A Block Togi Makabe Hiroyoshi Tenzan Toru ...continue reading

Geekville Podcast Episode 91: Buffet Of Geekery

A whole bunch of subjects this week for Geekville. Star Trek 3 is now Star Trek Beyond! Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 is now Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2. Plus, William Hurt has hinted at a very "different" General Ross in Captain America: Civil War. Could we be getting Red Hulk on the big screen? For the second half of the show, Crazy Train gives a full rundown of Batman: Arkham Knight with spoilers aplenty. The gameplay, the story, and the Batmobile are all talked about, along with comparisons ...continue reading

Match Of The Day: Bret Hart vs. Shawn Michaels, Survivor Series 1992

Remember Bret Hart vs. Shawn Michaels at Survivor Series? No the OTHER time. Hart faced Michaels five years before the infamous 1997 Montreal match. In this match, Bret defended the WWF Championship against Intercontinental Champion Shawn Michaels. While it was Champion vs. Champion, only Bret's World Title was on the line. Here is the full match, as well as pre-match interviews. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YpJddNlGjxc ...continue reading

Match Of The Day: Mil Muertes vs. Drago

Lucha Underground has become a cult favorite for wrestling fans. Its blend of underground fight club feel and Telemundo action movie style cutscenes make for a unique image. One of the top heels in Lucha Underground is Mil Muertes, "The Man Of 1000 Deaths". Muertes, along with his accomplice Catrina (formerly WWE's Maxine), have been rather dominant in the ranks. Here, Muertes battles #1 Contender Drago, who apparently actually has the ability to change into a dragon (no really, it's hinted ...continue reading

Match Of The Day: Terry Funk vs. Eddie Guerrero

\ WCW 1989 - Terry Funk recently returned to The NWA after a stint in Hollywood and attacked Ric Flair, establishing him as a villain. In preparation for his title match with Flair, Funk steps into the ring with a young upcoming wrestler named Eddie Guerrero https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zzu756A62hM ...continue reading

A1 Podcast Episode 241: A Look At Absolution X

Norko, Josh, and Seth are here to talk Tyson Kidd's unfortunate surgery. Kid suffered a neck injury and wound up having the same surgery Steve Austin, Rhino, Edge and others have had amidst the highest profile point in his career. WWE will be traveling to Tokyo Japan for their WWE Network Event Beast In The East centered around Kevin Owens vs. Finn Balor and Brock Lesnar vs... Kofi Kingston... The panel gives some predictions and speculates on the event. In the main event, Aaron Bauer stops ...continue reading

Match Of The Day: Ric Flair vs. Kerry Von Erich CAGE MATCH

World Class, 1982 - Ric Flair, still in his first reign as NWA World Heavyweight Champion, defends the title against Kerry Von Erich. A young Michael Hayes acts as referee. This match is historic because it's what sparked the legendary Freebirds vs. Von Erichs feud that spread across multiple territories. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ziLr67JY16c ...continue reading

Global Force Wrestling Signs Former TNA World Champion

Global Force Wrestling issued the following press release on their website Nick Aldis joins Global Force Wrestling Former TNA World Heavyweight Champion and UK superstar, Nick Aldis, formerly known as Magnus at TNA Wrestling, has signed on with Global Force Wrestling and will be part of their next GFW Grand Slam Tour live events on July 9 in Wisconsin, July 10 in Pennsylvania, and July 11 in Ohio. He will also be headlining the first ever world television taping on July 24th, in Las Vegas. “I’m ...continue reading

Match Of The Day: Ric Flair vs. Terry Gordy for the NWA World Title

World Class 1984 - "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair was well into his second reign as NWA World Heavyweight Champion. Terry Gordy was an established talent as part of The Fabulous Freebirds. World Class Championship Wrestling, then part of the NWA, sets up this match of Flair defending the title against Gordy. Billy Jack Haynes interjects before the match with a formal challenge to the winner. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F2aeHzKKORc ...continue reading