Tagged: AJ Styles

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Rusev Interview

At Royal Rumble 2014, the WWE Universe was first introduced to Rusev. Four-and-a-half years of Rusev Days later, the Bulgarian Brute receives his first WWE Championship match at Extreme Rules. “I’m really, really looking forward to this match,” Rusev said. not just because it’s my first time competing for the...

WWE rocks Auckland’s Vector Arena

WWE returned to New Zealand for the first time in five years with a sold-out event on Wednesday, August 10. Approximately 12,000 fans from around the country crammed into Auckland’s Vector Arena for more than three hours of action. Standout performances lined the card top to bottom, including Chris Jericho—making...

Hundreds turn out to meet AJ Styles

A meet and greet opportunity with WWE Superstar AJ Styles drew hundreds of fans to Westfield St Lukes last week. Two-hundred fans queued for hours—with some believed to have camped out overnight—to secure a wristband for the first public appearance by a WWE Superstar in New Zealand in more than...

Styles announced for Auckland Meet & Greet

Auckland WWE fans have a phenomenal meet and greet opportunity this month. “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles will be at Westfield St Luke’s on Wednesday, August 10. The Meet & Greet commences at 3.30pm. It will be limited to the first 200 people to collect a wristband from the Westfield Customer...

NZPWI’s WWE Fantasy Draft 2016

WWE fans around the world are buzzing this week about the return of the WWE Draft. To capitalise on the excitement, NZPWI’s David Dunn and Steve McCleary went head-to-head in a fantasy draft in their attempt to build the best brand possible. Every member of the WWE roster—including WWE NXT—was deemed...

Reigns vs. Rollins, Cena vs. Styles set for New Zealand

Nine huge matches have been announced for WWE’s return to New Zealand. Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins will headline WWE Live at Vector Arena on Wednesday, August 10 in what has been described as a WrestleMania-quality main event. “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles will clash with John Cena in a rematch...

G5: Daniel Bryan, Global Cruiserweight Series, AJ Styles, more

Following Daniel Bryan’s emotional retirement announcement in Seattle, the Gimme Five team reflects on Bryan’s storied career. Which moments rank as Bryan’s greatest? The Global Cruiserweight Series will be the talk of the WWE Network later this year. Which competitors are we hoping to see involved in the 32-man tournament?...

Off the Mat: Michel Mulipola

When it comes to Auckland-based artist Michel Mulipola, we’ve covered a wide variety of topics here on NZPWI – specifically his love of comics, his artistic ability and that tendency to beat up people in the ring as IPW’s Liger. For fans of the Strong Style Supervillain, it’s been entertaining...

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...

Christopher Daniels Interview

Many members of the TNA roster dream of the day they can have their defining Bound For Glory moment. Christopher Daniels will remember 2012’s event staring up at the lights following a Border Toss from Hernandez while Chavo Guerrero came crashing down on top of him with a frog splash...