Tagged: Rob Van Dam

RVD returns to Impact Wrestling for United We Stand

United We Stand represents a new start for Rob Van Dam. With the ink still wet on an Impact Wrestling contract, some six years after RVD’s last appearance in what was then TNA, it’s time to do business again. “I’m still – just like always – interested in good business,...

Throwback Thursday: ECW November to Remember (1999)

It’s about that time again, your weekly dose of wrestling’s past: Throwback Thursday. November 13 isn’t exactly a day that’s chockablock with wrestling history, but it is one of highs and lows. CHIKARA held their first ever iPPV, The Rock N’ Roll Express won their first of 10 SMW Tag...

WWE tryouts begin in Melbourne today

Most wrestling fans would agree there is no bigger day of the year than WrestleMania, but for a handful of New Zealand wrestlers, today’s is the most important date on the calendar. Kade Morgan, Marcus Kool, Rhys Youngblood, Shane Sinclair, and Travis Banks are currently in Melbourne to join fellow...

Rob Van Dam Interview

In February 2007, NZPWI Editor-in-Chief Dion McCracken co-hosted a “WWE in New Zealand” special which featured on SKY Television. Thanks to SKY TV, NZPWI readers can now see the full, uncut interviews for the very first time beginning with Rob Van Dam – a man set to hit New Zealand...

Tommy Combat’s WWE Raw experience: Meets RVD, Y2J

New Zealand’s Tommy Combat, currently training with the Heartland Wrestling Association in Ohio, recently had the opportunity to catch WWE Raw, courtesy of WWE, and further, got to meet several WWE Superstars, including Rico and Rob Van Dam. Tommy has just returned from a two week holiday in London and...