Category: Opinion

State of the art: The transformation of TNA

State of the art: The transformation of TNA

Professional wrestling is in one of its strangest periods of the last two decades. In that time wrestling promotions have come and gone, stars and icons have been made, and legends we grew to love have reached the end of their illustrious careers. However, one of the strangest things of...

G5: The Shield, Daniel Bryan, Zack Ryder, more

The Shield appear to be on the same page, for now, after last week’s SmackDown broadcast. Are the trio on the verge of breaking up, or is there much more mileage left for Ambrose, Reigns and Rollins as a unit? Daniel Bryan had his wish granted on Raw after flooding...

G5: CM Punk, Lockdown, favourite crowds, more

After this week’s Raw it’s abundantly clear CM Punk will not be back on WWE television any time soon. Is Punk doing the right thing in walking away from WWE, and can he be proud to end his career as it is? The Usos became WWE Tag Team Champions on...

Save WrestleMania, Triple H

I don’t have much to do with NZPWI any more. I started the website 15 years ago during the height of my passion for the professional wrestling business and to this day I’m proud of what it accomplished and of the opportunities it gave me. But as the years pass,...

Gimme Five: Special Guest Ben Mana

We’re back with an all-new Gimme Five this week, and a very special guest in Ben Mana. The NZWPW Champion will defend his title against Axl at tonight’s Bringing Down the House event in Petone but joins the NZPWI Gimme Five panel first to discuss the biggest happenings of the...

G5: WWE Network, Daniel Bryan, Batista, more

There’s much to discuss in the first Gimme Five of the year, like the announcement of the WWE Network, which will make its way to New Zealand in “late 2014/early 2015”. While it’s still a way off, how are we feeling about its arrival, and do we even have time...