Tagged: Daniel Bryan

NZPWI Roundtable: WWE Royal Rumble 2019

The Road to WrestleMania 35 begins at WWE Royal Rumble! Champions will be decided, and contenders will emerge as the WWE Superstars descend on Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona, for the first pay-per-view event of the year. Brock Lesnar defends the Universal Championship against the first man – or will...

Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn powerbomb Daniel Bryan

SmackDown: Bryan fires Owens, Zayn, faces brutal consequences

Daniel Bryan will remember today’s SmackDown Live for all the wrong reasons. The SmackDown General Manager began the night in an emotional state when he announced he was finally cleared to return to in-ring competition. Bryan ended the night being tended to by medical staff after an assault at the...

AJ Styles

Styles overcomes Mahal at WWE Clash

A relentless assault on AJ Styles’ ribs didn’t stop Styles retaining his WWE Championship. Styles overcame a motivated Jinder Mahal in the main event of WWE Clash of Champions in Boston yesterday afternoon. Mahal, using his guaranteed rematch since losing the WWE Championship to Styles in England, took the fight...

Brie Bella Interview

Fans of Total Divas rejoice! The Bella Twins are back on New Zealand screens tonight for the premiere of Total Bellas. The six-episode series follows Brie Bella and Daniel Bryan, and the rest of the Bella family, as they move into John Cena and Nikki Bella’s house to help Nikki...

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?...

G5: WWE Live, Fastlane, NJPW World, more

WWE returns to Australia this year, but not New Zealand. Is it worth making the journey across the ditch for the live WWE experience? Will Daniel Bryan vs. Roman Reigns at Fastlane result in a change to the WrestleMania 31 main event, or are Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns still...

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...

Daniel Bryan becomes WWE World Heavyweight Champion at WM30

Daniel Bryan proved himself to be an A-plus player once and for all when he defeated Triple H at the start of the night and then made Batista submit to win the WWE World Heavyweight Championship in the main event of WrestleMania XXX. Bryan’s journey to the top was not...

G5: Bryan vs. Triple H, TNA, WrestleMania music, more

Triple H dropped a bombshell on Raw, he could be part of the WrestleMania XXX main event. Has Triple H’s altered stipulation for his match with Bryan added to, or taken away from, the importance of their one-on-one match? TNA’s possibly looking at venturing to some new venues, including the...

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...