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Throwback Thursday: WCW Fall Brawl (1994)

It’s about that time again, your weekly dose of wrestling’s past: Throwback Thursday. September 18 is not exactly a day that could be confused with a cornucopia of great moments, but includes a few memories from the annals of history, from The Fabulous Moolah’s tournament victory to begin her (questionable)...

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Shaw injured, out four months

Last month’s Rival Turf was one of the most memorable events in IPW history. Pirate Burns turned his back on The Origin to join The Investment, Britenay and Evie engaged in a wild fight for the women’s title, Fury and Travis Banks wrestled a match of the year contender with...

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Misty and Roberts win Hughes Academy titles

Misty achieved her dream of capturing a women’s title at Saturday’s Hughes Academy Live Pro Wrestling event. The veteran Wellingtonian pinned Krystal Kayne after a Raging Thunder TKO to win the vacant Hughes Academy Women’s Championship in a triple threat that also featured Frankie Quinn. Charlie Roberts also claimed gold...

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Blackman’s Bounties

Since stepping away from the ring in 2002, “Lethal Weapon” Steve Blackman has found a new line of work: Bounty hunting. The former WWF Hardcore Champion takes to the streets to chase down evasive criminals, with a video camera following his every step, in this, the teaser for a supposedly...

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Two titles introduced at Live Pro Wrestling

The Hughes Academy is set to crown two new titleholders tonight, with the Hughes Academy Championship and Hughes Academy Women’s Championship both up for grabs. Charlie Roberts, Hotaru, Kauri Walker, and a fourth mystery competitor will take part in a round-robin tournament to determine the first Hughes Academy Champion. The...

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Throwback Thursday: WCW Nitro (September 11, 1995)

It’s about that time again, your weekly dose of wrestling’s past: Throwback Thursday. September 11 is filled with much notable history, from the birth of one of wrestling’s greatest faces in Paul Heyman, to the two irreplaceable legends of Bruno Sammartino and Gorilla Monsoon fighting each other to a stalemate,...

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Superstars: Emma gets outfoxed

Alicia Fox proved herself to be the better woman with a win over Emma in their unofficial series, taking her record against the Australian Diva to 2-1 in their rubber match on Superstars. Fox was happy to get the victory any way she could, and almost won via count-out after...

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NXT: Kalisto and Sin Cara sweep tag tournament

Kalisto and Sin Cara have taken out the NXT Tag Team Tournament and will challenge The Ascension for the NXT Tag Team Championship at this week’s TakeOver: Fatal 4-Way event. The masked duo overcame The Vaudevillians in the tournament final, broadcast Friday on the WWE Network. Kalisto and Sin Cara...

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Main Event: Ziggler shows the world

Dolph Ziggler will have momentum on his side when he faces The Miz at Night of Champions after beating Miz’s stunt double, Damien Sandow, on Main Event. Sandow invited Ziggler to be a guest on “Miz TV” at the top of the night, emulating Miz’s talk-show segment with precision. Ziggler...

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Raw: Competition for No. 1 Contendership

Chris Jericho’s Highlight Reel with Randy Orton was derailed on Raw, when six potential challengers for the WWE Championship flooded the ring and eventually wound up facing off in six-man tag team action. Raw opened with Chris Jericho in the ring with the Highlight Reel set up behind him. He...