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WWE DVD release schedule (May 2016)

Straight Outta Dudleyville: The Legacy of The Dudley Boyz and WWE WrestleMania 32 are the latest WWE DVD titles available from Madman Entertainment this month. Eric Bischoff: Sports Entertainment’s Most Controversial Figure, WWE Payback 2016, and The US Championship: A Legacy of Greatness will be released in June.   Straight...

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Raw: Five qualify for MITB Ladder Match

Five men have qualified for the annual Money in the Bank Ladder Match. Cesaro, Chris Jericho, Dean Ambrose, Kevin Owens, and Sami Zayn each won a qualifying match on Raw to advance to the high-risk, high-reward contest that gives its winner a guaranteed shot at the WWE World Heavyweight Championship....

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Reigns vs. Rollins set for WWE MITB

Seth Rollins is officially number one contender to the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Rollins will challenge Roman Reigns for the title at Money in the Bank. The Architect returned to WWE on Monday at Extreme Rules after seven months out of action due to torn ligaments in his knee. “I have...

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NZPWI Roundtable: WWE Extreme Rules

It’s the one night of the year when WWE goes extreme! Extreme Rules airs live in New Zealand today on Sky Arena and WWE Network. Roman Reigns defends the WWE World Heavyweight Championship against AJ Styles in an Extreme Rules Match – no disqualifications, no count-outs, anything goes. Charlotte and...

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G5: WWE NXT, women’s main events, Extreme Rules, more

WWE NXT continues to set new standards for itself, with the first steel cage match for the brand taking place in the near future. Should NXT still be thought of as developmental? Charlotte and Natalya headlined Raw with the contract signing for their Extreme Rules match. Could there be a...

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Josh Shooter takes aim at New Zealand

He’s travelled the world—from Singapore to Japan, the United States to the United Kingdom—and now Josh “The Axe” Shooter has New Zealand in his cross hairs. The globetrotting Australian takes on Brook Duncan tonight at IPW No Guts, No Glory. “Funnily enough, I was meant to go over [to New...

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White challenges Marufuji at NJPW LGP2

New Zealand’s Jay White faces the biggest challenge of his career tonight in the form of Japanese legend Naomichi Marufuji. The two meet in a featured bout on the New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) Lion’s Gate Project 2 card. White has asserted himself as one of NJPW’s top rookie competitors in...

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TK Cooper qualifies for Progress Super Strong Style 16

TK Cooper has qualified for Progress Wrestling’s annual Super Strong Style 16 tournament. The New Zealand expat earned his place in the 16-man tournament with a battle royal victory at ENDVR 16 this past weekend in London. “Everybody wanted to know what I’d do if I didn’t win,” Cooper said....

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G5: John Cena, Anderson & Gallows, Cruiserweight Classic, more

John Cena will be back on Raw, and back in New Zealand, within the next couple of months. Has Cena been missed? What grade do we give Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows’ first month in WWE? Which tournament is more interesting: WWE’s Cruiserweight Classic, or NJPW’s Best of the Super...