Category: Gimme Five

G5: WWE Network, Ambrose vs. Rollins, Stephanie McMahon, more

WWE Network is finally due out in New Zealand next week. Will everyone—who doesn’t have it already—be signing up on launch day? Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins will meet one-on-one at SummerSlam, but in what sort of match? With Ambrose announcing his chosen stipulation on this week’s SmackDown, the G5...

G5: Battleground, Brock Lesnar, Sting, more

Battleground is behind us – how did the pay-per-view stack up compared to everything else WWE has had to offer this year? Did Dean Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins being pulled hurt the show? Brock Lesnar is the next challenger to the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Will Lesnar be holding the...

G5: Battleground, Sting, wrestlers in films, more

With WWE Battleground just days away, which scheduled matches have piqued the interest of the NZPWI Staff? Sting is the main attraction in this year’s WWE 2K15 video game, but will this lead to life imitating art and see Sting step foot in a real WWE ring? And, with The...

G5: Rollins, recent retirees, KENTA, more

Seth Rollins is “Mr Money in the Bank” for now, but how much longer will Rollins have the briefcase? A spate of retirements has hit WWE in recent weeks, and even more over the past few years. If we could have one retiree back for the fabled “one more match”,...

G5: MITB, Jericho, The Miz, Paige, more

Money in the Bank saw John Cena win the WWE World Heavyweight Championship and Seth Rollins take home the Money in the Bank briefcase. How did the pay-per-view stack up overall? Chris Jericho and The Miz both made their WWE returns on Raw. Which man will make the biggest impact...

G5: MITB, Bound For Glory, MMA crossovers, more

Money in the Bank is just days away, with two massive ladder matches on the card. Which one are the Gimme Five panel most interested in, and why? TNA surprised many with its announcement Bound For Glory, the company’s biggest pay-per-view event of the year, will be held in Tokyo...

G5: WWE cuts, Team 3D, TNA’s ring, more

WWE trimmed 10 Superstars from its roster last week. Of all the talent let go, who has the brightest future ahead of them? Team 3D were announced as the latest inductees into the TNA Hall of Fame at the Slammiversary pay-per-view this past Monday. Where do Bully Ray and Devon...

G5: Daniel Bryan, The Shield, TNA HOF, more

Daniel Bryan was stripped of the WWE World Heavyweight Championship in undoubtedly the biggest news story of the week. Will Bryan be able to return to title competition when his body is ready, or is this the beginning of the end of the Yes Movement? Speaking of the beginning of...

G5: Payback, Seth Rollins, Hacksaw, more

Another of WWE’s pay-per-view events, Payback, is behind us. How did the show stack up against everything else WWE has produced this year? Seth Rollins defected to Evolution on Raw and turned his back on The Shield. What do the NZPWI staff think of this development? Jim Ross thinks Cesaro...

G5: Special Guest Joseph Parker

Welcome to the first Gimme Five of the all-new NZPWI, with special guest Joseph Parker. The New Zealand Heavyweight Boxing Champion took time out of his schedule to weigh in on the future of pay-per-view with the rise in popularity of subscription services such as the WWE Network. Joseph, and...