Let’s begin the way we always do as we present the coming weekend in indie wrestling:
(Originally written in whatever year that Roman Reigns tournament was. 2015? Anyway, pretty recently.)
The SmarK Rant for WWF Survivor Series 1998 – DEADLY GAME! 11.15.98
So I figured that with another Survivor Series title tournament looming and probably a similar storyline, we might as well take a trip back to the apex of Vince Russo’s career as a booker and the greatest thing he ever shat from his brain womb.
Live from St. Louis, MO
Your hosts are Jim Ross and Jerry Lawler. This must be the WWE 24/7 edit because it’s already bleeping out “WWF” references.
Date: August 16, 2018
Location: Rebel Sports Complex, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Commentators: Josh Matthews, Don Callis
The main event scene took a surprising turn last week with Killer Kross revealing himself to be working for/with Austin Aries. I’m not sure what the point of that is when Kross has been one of the better villains for a few weeks now and really doesn’t need to be affiliated with Aries. You can imagine Eddie Edwards won’t be happy about what went down last week. Let’s get to it.
February 29, 1992
From the Amarillo Civic Center in Amarillo, TX
Your hosts are Vince McMahon and Mr. Perfect. They’ve removed Jim Neidhart from the opening montage and replaced him with Tatanka. Oddly enough, the New Foundation wrestled on this show.
This week, Jake Roberts is the guest on the “Funeral Parlor.” Also, there are new Tag Team champions we will learn about during the update. Also in action are El Matador, Sgt. Slaughter & Jim Duggan, and Papa Shango.
–Gordon Solie, Dusty Rhodes, and Larry Zbyszko are the commentary team and they are taped from Columbus, Georgia.
Live from New York, NY
Airdate: April 26, 1993
Hosted by Vince McMahon, “Macho Man” Randy Savage, and Bobby “The Brain” Heenan
Can Crush defeat Luger or is something else in the cards? What happens when MIchaels takes Manhattan? Let’s find out!
all is well. Jon Robinson, author of the new Creating
The Mania: An Inside Look at how WrestleMania Comes to Life, spoke with The Wrestling Estate about having WWE
Superstars and executives speak out of character, learning about the creative
process and how befriending The Rock and other Attitude Era stars led to his
this Meltzer stuff blows over, everybody will probably be talking about this
book because there is so much in here: Miz talks about the real story behind
the Talking Smack segment, all the matches initially penciled for Mania 34
before the injuries, and most importantly, just who exactly is responsible for
those pesky camera cuts.
your readers enjoy.
Sin Cara Underwent Knee Surgery
ESPN.com Article on Intergender Wrestling
EVOLVE 110 Recap
Did Dundee survive the challenge of Big Red Reese? The Spoiler spoils the recent attack by the Bladerunners on Phil Hickerson, his former partner. The Fantastics begin a competition for two lucky ladies to win a date with them, but one CWA wrestler takes exception to that. An eight man tag team main event takes place.
Monday Night Raw
Date: March 15, 2004
Location: Continental Airlines Arena, East Rutherford, New Jersey
Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler
It’s time for the season premiere as we’re past Wrestlemania XX and Chris Benoit is the Raw World Champion. That should open up some fresh doors, but a rematch with HHH is the most likely way to go. It’s time to start getting ready for Backlash, and that could mean a few different things. Let’s get to it.