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CZW Cage Of Death 19 Thread by DashingCN - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:44:29 EST ID:qJzeTsS1 No.5917938 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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>Watch Cage of Death 19 at 8pm EST / 1am GMT in http://taima.tv/r/wooo

CZW Held Cage of Death Last 19 last weekend. Below is the card for it. It features many Title matches including the Cage of Death main event


Ultimate Opportunity Six Way Match: Dan O'Hare vs. G-Raver vs. Johnny Silver vs. Kody Rice vs. Shane Sabre vs. SHLAK

10.000 Thumbtacks Match: Jimmy Lloyd vs. Matt Tremont

Grudge Match: Alex Colon vs. Mr. Claxton

Singles Match: David Starr vs. Ethan Page

CZW Tag Team Title Four Way Match: Scarlet And Graves (Dezmond Xavier & Zachary Wentz) (c) vs. Alex Reynolds & Dan Barry vs. oVe (Dave Crist & Jake Crist) (w/JT Davidson) vs. The REP (Dave McCall & Nate Carter) (w/Maven Bentley)

NWA World Heavyweight Title Match: Tim Storm (c) vs. Nick Aldis

Singles Match: Jimmy Havoc vs. Jimmy Jacobs

Two On One Handicap Match: Ace Romero vs. Chrissy Rivera & Greg Excellent

CZW Wired Title Match: Joey Janela (c) vs. Maxwell Jacob Friedman (w/Penelope Ford)

CZW World Heavyweight Title Cage Of Death Three Way Match: Rickey Shane Page (c) vs. Joe Gacy vs. Shane Strickland


The "babyface" commentary on Smackdown's main event last night by Masked Superstar - Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:08:41 EST ID:PuK950cb No.5916351 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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We need to talk about this /wooo/.
Just catching up on SD, and am watching the main event.
What the hell was going on with the babyface commentators ganging up on Bryan and acting like he had turned heel for daring to question Shane's integrity and adding himself as the 2nd ref to the Tag match at Clash of Champions?
They were reacting to Bryan the same way they react to all heels, and then you had Byron coming off as the most pathetic bootlicking asskisser employee, even though he is supposed to be a babyface, literally giving the Nurermburg defense of "I would do anything my superior tells me to and never disobey an order." Philips was reacting similarly as he is a face as well, asking these awful biased unreasonable questions, and they had Graves the heel commentator back up Bryan which suggests that Bryan is supposed to be coming from a heel perspective despite still being a face and being 100% completley sound & reasonable in his position. Then you had the weirdness of Byron (Vince) going in on Bryan for talking about his relationships with Zayn/Owens/Nakamura prior to WWE, doing the usual WWE mark bullshit of "hurr it doesn't amtter what you did before WWE it doesn't count." Byron was made a complete idiot out of and came off as a shameless bootlicking kissass who looks like an absolute heel in the eyes of any normal human being who isn't a dictator than only wants blind loyalty. All of which culminated with Byron absolutely ethering Saxton for being just that and completely neutering him and humiliating him. Then when Bryan goes in after the other ref went down, they start totally heeling out on him and getting on him for not getting in fast enough to count for Shinsuke.
What in the fuck was going on here? It was the weirdest shit I've ever seen.
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Axl Rotten - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:14:17 EST ID:m+5I88T3 No.5917958 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917940

Nah, B, it's an act. Superman's not weak and unsure of himself, so it's not authentic meekness from Clark either. You're right that he's kind and compassionate, but he also does realize how much weaker humans are while still having respect for them.
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Axl Rotten - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:16:40 EST ID:m+5I88T3 No.5917960 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>5917840
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Brian Kendrick - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:26:26 EST ID:U3yYrf7I No.5917970 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917958
no. did you just read the 80s/90s era frank miller inspired shit or something
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Axl Rotten - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:41:36 EST ID:m+5I88T3 No.5917988 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917970

I didn't read any of that at all. Can't stand Miller or Miller-alikes

What is it you think I'm saying here? He doesn't disdain humanity but Superman is not a shy and nerdy guy


Women's Wrestling General Thread: 「AMPLE」Edition by Mick Foley - Thu, 09 Nov 2017 15:21:13 EST ID:XgcBkFSC No.5890547 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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>Salutes to new OZ Openweight Champion Yoshiko & new Regina di WAVE Champion Misaki Ohata

Joshi Tube airs every Saturday at 4pm EDT / 9pm BST in /wooo/tube - http://taima.tv/r/wooo and is a great way to discover what joshi is all about. People in the chat will be able to answer questions as you ask them, as we do on this thread. . But if you're ever in the mood to catch joshi outside of /Joshi/tube, there is a 24/7 Joshi channel now available to watch on TaimaTV - http://taima.tv/r/joshi

Furthermore, there is also now a non-joshi 24/7 women's wrestling channel here. Anyone looking to maybe stream any of their western women's wrestling like SHINE or WSU or a SHIMMER DVD, just ask in either this thread or the /wooo/tube general - http://taima.tv/r/wooomens

There's a variety of women's wrestling available around the world. The West features many, such as the WWE's Womens divisions, TNA's Knockout division, Shimmer Women Athletes SHINE Wrestling, WSU, Pro Wrestling EVE, HUMO, AAA's Luchadoras, CMLL's Luchadoras, and ROH's Women of Honor

Eastern Promotions to watch
Stardom, JWP, Sendai Girls, Ice Ribbon, OZ Academy, Pro Wrestling WAVE, SEAdLINNNG, Gatoh Move Pro Wrestling and more! All promotions except Stardom and WAVE are available in the Real Hero Google Drive - https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/0B5rK95X3mRiiX1lTUkFzaGRhaUU for the latest joshi shows.

Classic women's wrestling to watch: The Legendary AJW, classic JWP, ARISON, GAEA, & FMW's female deathmatch division, and GLOW if you want over the top female characters and promos.

>Useful links:
http://www.diva-dirt.com/ - News, Gossip and rumors from the world of women's wrestling
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Dragonfly - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 08:34:44 EST ID:wCcNNgIB No.5917822 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917598
Meh. personally, it made ROH losing their supremacy. and who knows, NJPW will throw a bottle for them if ROH/WOH Womens title defend it on NJPW Ring.
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Grandmaster Sexay - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:33:33 EST ID:ha/NejaS No.5917877 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917768
wow i cant wait to marry her
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C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:26:08 EST ID:iZq+4qgo No.5917926 Report Quick Reply
>>5917822
That would never happen but I’m sure it would be defended in Stardom. We’ll probably end up getting an ROH/Stardom show at some point.
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Necro Butcher - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:41:31 EST ID:t++l29nE No.5917987 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Syoko so expressive


Indie Wrestling & ROH General Thread #16: Twitch Edition by C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:38:22 EST ID:ksa9NS5E No.5872651 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Continuing from last thread >>5835083

>Weekly tube blocks where indie promotions can be found include Britwres Tube on Sundays at 3pm EST / 8pm GMT for the British Isles indie scene and Indie Tube on Fridays at 4pm EST / 9pm GMT for the indie scene outside of the British Isles. Both can be watched in /wooo/tube - http://taima.tv/r/wooo
>Championship Wrestling from Hollywood airs weekly on Wednesdays at 10pm EST / 3am GMT in /wooo/tube. Replays air on Thursdays at 1:25pm EST / 6:25pm GMT in /wooo/tube.
>ROH Wrestling airs weekly on Thursdays at 10pm EST / 3am GMT in /wooo/tube and /wooo/alt - http://taima.tv/r/woooalt. Replays air on Fridays at 12:40pm EST / 5:40pm GMT in /wooo/tube.
>Defiant Wrestling airs weekly on Fridays at 3pm EST / 8pm GMT in /wooo/tube.
>Smash Wrestling airs weekly on Fridays at 7:10pm EST / 12:10am GMT in /wooo/tube. Replays air on Saturdays at 3:10pm EST / 8:10pm GMT in /wooo/tube.
>VOD and live indie wrestling events as well as ROH IPPVs, PPVs and VOD events are shown on Friday and Saturday evenings as well as Sunday afternoons and evenings. Keep an eye on /wooo/ for information on those as they're scheduled and updated in the "Upcoming Events" section on /wooo/tube.

Here is an assortment of ROH and notable indie wrestling promotions and where to find them:

>Ring of Honor

http://rohwrestling.com
http://twitter.com/ringofhonor
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Derrick Bateman - Thu, 14 Dec 2017 23:02:28 EST ID:XK07g1Z3 No.5917153 Ignore Report Quick Reply
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5bksg5OwTeU
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Brian Hebner - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:41:44 EST ID:x59Up9sk No.5917179 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917144

I honestly don't know
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Tyson Kidd - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 01:13:17 EST ID:y8K4pFlL No.5917188 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917144
I've tried to find ESW tapes before but as far as I'm aware they don't release them unless they sell them at the shows
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Mister ZERO - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:39:26 EST ID:VK6af0zS No.5917986 Ignore Report Quick Reply
http://www.theindycorner.com/columns/my-2017-year-in-review/
nathan cruz has had a rough year


Wrestling promotions in Australia by Lena Yada - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 06:28:10 EST ID:kyrWH96g No.5917799 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I just moved to Queensland in November and am looking to get back into taking bumps. Help me /wooo, what are good promotions here to look into to start working?

Pic related, Jonah Rock is boi status

(Also, Aus wrestling appreciation post)
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Mickie James - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:39:01 EST ID:aDx+9hFC No.5917882 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917815
I've worked IPW it's a fun company. I hung with Toni and Shane Thorne a few times there so there is chances of seeing people who eventually go somewhere.
United Pro Wrestling is a good company to get into a few of my buddies work there pretty often.
Venom Pro is still pretty new but they put on some really fun shows, the crowds are pretty dedicated there which is fun.
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The Iron Sheik - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:04:21 EST ID:XK07g1Z3 No.5917895 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917882
how thicc is tonis butt irl?
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Chris Hero - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:33:06 EST ID:t2QMqTaD No.5917980 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917895
Is it is as jiggly IRL as it is in gifs?
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Dixie Carter - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:39:02 EST ID:Dne0GyRv No.5917985 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917895
>>5917980
I have only attended a show where she wrestled, but from a third row perspective:
Very


Wrestling-Related Social Media General by MECHA Mummy - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:08:46 EST ID:e0RVJ5B5 No.5917372 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Cool Ranch Doritos in Breyers Chocolate Ice Cream Edition
https://twitter.com/XavierWoodsPhD/status/941533378737770498

Previous: >>5910196
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Kenny Omega - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:30:50 EST ID:MZtgZOpg No.5917974 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917973
Go away
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Shayne Hawke - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:32:20 EST ID:kxp48ub+ No.5917978 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917973
Seriously though. Go away.
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Axl Rotten - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:33:33 EST ID:m+5I88T3 No.5917981 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917973

Leave.
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Crossbones - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:36:35 EST ID:ZtOKwZjb No.5917984 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917974
>>5917978
>>5917981
I haven't watched WWE in months so I don't know how it comes across on tv or how they treat him these days, but he got so cringeworthy on twitter with the #rusevday tweets I had to unfollow him. He was one of my favorites for awhile but this gimmick is shit.


GOAT PPV themes by TonettaKringle !xvfIUw01AI - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:21:04 EST ID:XI03dU1H No.5917539 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I LOVE YOU, I HATE YOU, I CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT YOU,
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Additional_Armies !G5HwlahLM2 - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:52:53 EST ID:Ux0uA2Pd No.5917943 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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ARMBARS EVERYWHERE
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Chris Hero - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:24:01 EST ID:t2QMqTaD No.5917966 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>5917943
>mfw I had this on cassette tape
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Big Bad Mama - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:32:22 EST ID:0qPMlM4B No.5917979 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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ARMBARS EVERYWHERE
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Chris Hero - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:36:29 EST ID:t2QMqTaD No.5917983 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917979
As great as Asuka's music is (though I preferred it instrumental without the lyrics) I really wouldn't have minded them changing her music to this song when they called her up. Could see her making a cool entrance to this song.


ROH FINAL BATTLE 2017 PPV THREAD by C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:09:57 EST ID:YZbgjZbt No.5917340 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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>Watch Final Battle at 9pm EST / 2am GMT in /wooo/tube - http://taima.tv/r/wooo and /wooo/alt - http://taima.tv/r/woooalt

Ring of Honor’s biggest event of the year, Final Battle, emanates from the Manhattan Center’s Hammerstein Ballroom! Fans around the world will be watching as wrestling’s top stars clash with scores to be settled and championships to be decided! This year’s Final Battle is the 15th in ROH history and will cap off the company’s biggest year yet!

“The American Nightmare” captured the ROH World Championship from Christopher Daniels at Best in the World. Since then, Cody has maintained an open challenge for his championship, defending it against everyone from Cheeseburger to KUSHIDA, Minoru Suzuki, and more. Cody was accepting all challengers, and announced he believed that he defeated everyone following a victory over Sanada at War of the Worlds: Liverpool before being confronted by Dalton Castle! Castle went nose to nose with the champ and it looked like the two would go at it right then and there! But Cody rolled out of the ring and fans would have to wait. They would wait for a few months. The next night, Cody sneak attacked Castle, injuring Castle’s shoulder in the process, while yelling at Castle that he did not deserve a title shot. Fast forward two months later to Global Wars: Chicago, the last night of the most financially-lucrative tour in ROH history. Cody had made a habit of taking selfies with fans after his victories on the tour and decided to address the crowd and take selfies before the match. Cody selected what appeared to be a fan with an American flag ski mask to take a photo with him. By the time Cody had his phone ready, he was accidentally taking a video instead. And that video revealed what all the fans in Chicago and those watching on IPPV saw even clearer—the fan was Dalton Castle and he was there to get revenge!

In Philadelphia, Cody promised to take on “the man everyone wanted to see him face”. With the crowd chanting for Castle at a fever pitch, Cody instead brought out ROH Dojo graduate Ryan Nova. Cody picked up the victory in short order before Castle confronted him once more. With the challenge officially issued, Cody’s management team has come to terms with Castle, and the ROH World Championship will be on the line in the Big Apple! For Castle, this match is not only an opportunity to reach the pinnacle of professional wrestling but also to shove every word back down the champion’s throat. Cody, just over one year after his ROH debut, has an opportunity to walk into ROH’s premier event as World Champion defeating a man who he looks down on, a man he calls only a gimmick, a man who he doesn’t truly believe is a championship-caliber wrestler. It will be Cody versus Dalton Castle at Final Battle with not only a grudge to be settled but also the ROH World Championship on the line! Who will leave the City That Never Sleeps ROH World Champion? Join us to find out!

This main event plus three other championship matches and more tonight at Final Battle! Here's the lineup for the show:

ROH World Championship Match: Cody (c) vs. Dalton Castle

Singles Match: Marty Scurll vs. Jay Lethal

ROH World Tag Team Championship Match: The Motor City Machine Guns (Alex Shelley & Chris Sabin) (c) vs. Best Friends
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Equinox - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 10:35:38 EST ID:NXwT3xEm No.5917863 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917838

Last I saw, he's like the only person in the entire company with a personality. They could pick worse.
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Jimmy Uso - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:26:26 EST ID:FC1lBjj7 No.5917874 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917340

I dont watch ROH can you explain me his gimmick and his style of wrestling ?
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C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:22:03 EST ID:iZq+4qgo No.5917919 Report Quick Reply
Replay is on
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Shayne Hawke - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:36:18 EST ID:kxp48ub+ No.5917982 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917874
Pretty basic wrestler, one of those weirdly strong guys, pretty sweet suplexes. Finisher is pretty cool. Dunno how to explain his gimmick other than a flamboyant asexual who peacocks aboot. You’ve just gotta watch some of his promos or something. He’s always come off as unique and entertaining to me, seems like the right move to get past 3 star special.


Vince McMahon is thinking about bringing back the XFL by Bobby Lashley - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:52:11 EST ID:BlrIoG3o No.5917890 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/early-lead/wp/2017/12/16/vince-mcmahon-is-thinking-about-bringing-back-the-xfl/
>At the end of ESPN’s recent “30 for 30” episode about the XFL, WWE owner Vince McMahon and former NBC Sports chairman Dick Ebersol — the two men who spearheaded the failed early-aughts competitor to the NFL — mused about possibly giving it another go.

>“Do you ever have any thoughts about trying again?” Ebersol asked McMahon, per Pro Football Talk’s transcription.

>“Yes I do,” McMahon replies. “I don’t know what it would be. I don’t know if it’s going to be another XFL or what it may be or how different I would make it. It seems like in some way it would tie in either with the NFL itself or the owners.”

>And then Friday, a journalist and pro-wrestling fan named Brad Shepard tweeted this out: https://twitter.com/TheBradShepard/status/941829900838645761
>EXCLUSIVE: Vince McMahon is looking to bring back the XFL and may announce it on January 25th, 2018.

>Shepard didn’t provide much in the way of follow-up to that tweet, but Deadspin’s David Bixenspan asked a WWE spokesperson about it. The wrestling company neither confirmed nor denied that McMahon actually was starting a new football league, but it sure seems as if he’s thinking about it, at the very least.

>https://twitter.com/davidbix/status/941891430108233728
>A WWE spokesperson issued the attached statement to me & @Deadspin in response to my inquiry about tonight's rumors of a soon to be announced XFL revival. They declined further comment. Whatever Vince McMahon's "Alpha Entertainment" is, it's self-funded & separate from WWE.
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Marty Jannetty - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:26:30 EST ID:8fW+COfv No.5917971 Ignore Report Quick Reply
vince looked at 205 live and decided he still had wiggle room to make worse television
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Chris Hero - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:31:36 EST ID:t2QMqTaD No.5917975 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917898
>This could be the greatest idea or biggest money losing idea he's ever had
Hmmm, let's look at that track record shall we.........
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Kenny Omega - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:31:53 EST ID:MZtgZOpg No.5917976 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Please do bring it back Vince. I love me a good trainwreck.
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Zema Ion - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:32:03 EST ID:OCpI2Gwn No.5917977 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917950
Yes.
Everything political did happen, but that's only a minor factor.
Ticket prices are too high, parking at stadiums is ridiculous and of course concessions are way overpriced.
People aren't going because they realized they can just sit at home instead of wasting all that money.


What is the worst angle you ever saw? by Super Dragon - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:22:52 EST ID:N5OJXAeK No.5917873 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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What is the worst angle of all time in your opinion? I was gonna give it to the Bella feud but then I remembered Ziggler/Rusev/Lana/Summer love square and juggling between the two, at least the Bella feud was so bad you could meme it and make fun of it and shit, while the love square was just bad and did good to nobody. So that has to be the worst that I ever saw.

I think if Finn Balor vs Sister Abigail continued, that would have taken the top spot.
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C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:22:07 EST ID:iZq+4qgo No.5917964 Report Quick Reply
The Laycool/Mickie James angle was so awful
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Tommaso Ciampa - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:23:15 EST ID:wQYF2acl No.5917965 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Pretty much anything David Flair did in WCW before going crazy and teaming up with Daffney and Crowbar.
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Zardoz - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:24:23 EST ID:ymFXau95 No.5917967 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Jerry Lawler vs Michael Cole.

I've been watching wrestling for many eons and that one sticks out as something that took up way too much time and made the show hard to watch/made me change the channel.

Commentators feuding and bickering the whole show during every match, who thought that was a good idea? What was the purpose? They couldn't have been trying to gain viewers, and it detracted from the actual matches.
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Rich Swann - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:24:24 EST ID:Ybchf0OF No.5917968 Ignore Report Quick Reply
IS HE ALIVE OR IS HE DEAD?!


THE DIRT SHEET THREAD: THE LATEST FROM MELTZER AND MORE (14TH DECEMBER '17) by Carols Colon - Thu, 14 Dec 2017 02:33:45 EST ID:FO9lKfKL No.5916681 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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The first few posts are from this week's Wrestling Observer Newsletter. For the full newsletter and much more get a subscription at http://www.f4wonline.com/
Dave Meltzer's star ratings will also be posted in this thread should there be any.
Wrestling Observer Live airs Monday to Friday at 3pm EST / 8pm GMT and Sunday at 6pm EST / 11pm GMT in http://taima.tv/r/wooo2
Use this thread to post news as it comes through. Do not use the old thread for anything new, try and move discussion to here instead.

> This Mixed Match Challenge experiment is two-sided. Facebook will get to see what type of response and value WWE programming would have. For WWE, if Facebook sees the value as being worth a ton of money, it can use Facebook to either leverage up the television rights fees for programming for its next contract, or even move Raw, Smackdown or both, to Facebook if they make the best offer and the feeling is they won’t lose audience in such a move.

> Another key is with Facebook being worldwide and not just U.S., moving the key shows to a streaming service like that in late 2019 or early 2020, which would be the earliest a move could be made, would mean the payment would have to cover not just U.S. rights fees but the combined worldwide rights fees as if that move is made, it would affect every television partner worldwide.

> Between Facebook being clearly interested in WWE programming, and the positive news about UFC being virtually a lock to get an increase in revenue from its new contract, meaning WWE would be expected to get the same next year, the stock price has increased to $31.88 at press time, giving the company at $2.458 billion market value. There are analysts throwing out $400 million annual numbers, which has also led to the stock increasing and could lead to the similar big fall that took place the last time out when the rights were sold for far less than the stock market was led to believe they would be.

> Currently WWE stock is trading at 65.6 times annual earnings. While a ton of variables are involved here, currently the average price of a stock on Wall Street is 19.7 times annual earnings. The UFC sale, which some felt was overpriced at the time (although there were two bidders who didn’t, but many heavy hitters dropped out once it became clear that $3.5 billion wouldn’t be enough), was at 25.3 times annual earnings. So based on usual market, the stock is way overpriced. But that isn’t necessarily the case because a huge increase in television rights fees can go largely toward the bottom line and the idea is WWE profits, which were $27.8 million for the first nine months of this year, with a huge increase in rights fees could get to $123 million for a year in the near future which justifies the current stock price. At least that’s the mentality behind the stock price.

> Tetsuya Naito, 35, was named the Tokyo Sports pro wrestling MVP in a balloting of sportswriters on 12/13, for the second year in a row. The race came down to Naito and Kazuchika Okada, and Naito getting it because he was considered more valuable in the growth of New Japan Pro Wrestling this past year. It’s usually an award where holding one of the major titles is part of it. Okada had both a record setting longest IWGP title reign and easily the best and most consistent high quality of title matches in the history of the belt. Naito was still the hottest wrestler, by far the biggest merchandise seller, and also beat Kenny Omega to win the G-1 Climax and beat Hiroshi Tanahashi twice in IC title matches before losing it. Of the 21 reporters, Naito got 15 votes, Okada got five and Kenny Omega got one. It’s one of the Japanese traditions that a foreigner almost never gets votes for Japanese MVP (other than the year Bob Sapp won where the feeling was he was far too over to not win).
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Evan Karagias - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:02:01 EST ID:dYhrmb6W No.5917949 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917942
I highly doubt he'll bring up "Jews run the media" in a WWE Hall of Fame induction speech. Everyone was worried about what Warrior was going to say, and that worked out fine.

But yeah, fuck Kid Rock. Dude's a spoiled rich kid that pretends he's somehow a working class southerner. He grew up in a literal mansion and his parents were millionaires.
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Murphy - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:06:58 EST ID:L1p3yFsh No.5917953 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917949
Kid Rock is a great example of "You become what you hate". If you ever heard his super early stuff, its nuts how much he's changed.
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Curt Hawkins - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:07:12 EST ID:boX0fVqd No.5917954 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917949
I mean not even Cornette fucked up, he won't be an issue
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Scott Parker - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 13:14:35 EST ID:RK/o445P No.5917959 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917907
>Kid Rock
Better bring some chicks with beepers.


ITT images that you can't post because they'll never have relevant context ever again by CM Punk (Team Asuka) !uhdacqdci6 - Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:47:22 EST ID:w6aWYy8B No.5897162 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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ARMBARS EVERYWHERE
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Tyson Dux - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:32:08 EST ID:5l17+F3R No.5917932 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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ARMBARS EVERYWHERE
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Curt Hawkins - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:36:32 EST ID:boX0fVqd No.5917935 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917932
Roman would be better if he looked like that. Armor and dry hair.
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El Alebrije - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:55:33 EST ID:2uOxH+O1 No.5917945 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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ARMBARS EVERYWHERE
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Brian Kendrick - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:58:50 EST ID:U3yYrf7I No.5917948 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>5917914
here's okada's butt


Underrated feuds by John Bradshaw Layfield - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:56:14 EST ID:agOy20DQ No.5917332 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Post some feuds that you think are largely underrated by wrestling fans.

Pic related for me. They botched the introduction of the cruiserweights big time but man some of the moments of this feud was great. Kendricks probably the most underrated promo guy on the roster.

>TJP beats Kendrick
>Kendrick can't stand the idea that he's messing up again and turns heel
>Starts begging TJP to let him win so that he can provide for himself and his family
>Suckers TJP in to beat him for the title.

I loved that feud.

What's yours /wooo/?
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Kevin Steen - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 10:33:26 EST ID:Rk+z/NHG No.5917861 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Hogan vs Vince

shit was amazing for two busted up old dudes
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Jimmy Uso - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:28:20 EST ID:FC1lBjj7 No.5917875 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917332
Wait it was Clash of Champions last year too?? Wtf
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Richie Steamboat - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:51:01 EST ID:ekB9HX1r No.5917888 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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More related to the matches themselves than any storyline, but I always really liked seeing Tajiri and Super Crazy wrestle. They always brought out the best in each other.
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DJ Skittlez - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:19:53 EST ID:LW4OyVzN No.5917913 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917861
i honestly can't get the image of vince repeatedly stabbing hogan with a pen and signing the match contract in hogan's blood out of my mind. its so vivid.


A subject is required when THERES A NEW BELT IN TOWN by WhoIsThisMark? - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:31:54 EST ID:69O/p2D2 No.5917384 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Watcha think /wooo/ ?

I prefered the older design.
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Curt Hawkins - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:34:52 EST ID:boX0fVqd No.5917878 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917809
It is a divas championship, isn't it?
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Evan Karagias - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:51:58 EST ID:dYhrmb6W No.5917889 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917384
Meh. Boring belt for a boring promotion. At least the Rocko belt is dead.

>>5917770
This is shitty too. Women's wrestling isn't going to be taken seriously if it's associated with pink, flowery bullshit. Look at women's MMA. Are any of the belts pink? Or literally any other women's sport. If they want it to be taken seriously, they shouldn't infantilize it.

Hell, I'd even argue the WWE Divas Championship made more sense than this. During the time of the Divas Division, WWE didn't expect anyone to take the division seriously. For the most part, it was just hot women rolling around the ring for ~5 minutes. It wasn't meant to be taken seriously.
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Mitch Ryder - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:59:55 EST ID:rd922YnK No.5917893 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>5917889
>Look at women's MMA
>Or literally any other women's sport
>sport
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Blind Rage - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:06:48 EST ID:WilGvh4D No.5917899 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917770
needs more detailed swirly crap like the men's


Scott Steiner by Masahiro Chono - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:53:36 EST ID:T2WbCXac No.5917562 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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what's his problem? why doesn't anyone want to work with him anymore?
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Lance Steel - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:45:20 EST ID:3csXNlDP No.5917754 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917714
>HEY SHUT UP
>YOU SEE THIS BASKET? THIS BASKET IS FILLED WITH CHICKEN! I HATE CHICKEN!
>BUT THIS IS MY CHICKEN, AND THAT MEANS IT'S NOT NORMAL. THESE PIECES ARE SO HUGE LIKE ALLLLLLL MY FREAKS OUT THERE. IT'S SO JUICY AND PUMPED UP, LIKE BIG POPPA PUMP!
>YOU WANT GRAVY FATBOY, I GOT YOUR GRAVY. NEXT TO YOUR GRAVE, CUZ YOU'RE DEAD. THIS CHICKEN IS SO CRISPY IT'LL KILL YOU.
>I'M HUNGRY.
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Justice - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 02:12:49 EST ID:hbqBqPPJ No.5917759 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>as OP posts the ref pushing Steiner onto the outside
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The Machine - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 09:48:12 EST ID:xB+C8m1j No.5917848 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917754

>AND I’M GONNA WHISPER IN YOUR EAR, SIZE DOES MATTER, BITCH.
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Evan Karagias - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:04:39 EST ID:dYhrmb6W No.5917896 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>5917562
Because he's an old lunatic. Years of steroids and concussions will do that to you.

He can't work anymore either. Did you see his Slammiversary match (well, more of a short film) in June? He can barely move. At least he seems aware he's a joke these days (and if he was performing any of that earnestly, that's fucking sad).

Who am I kidding, no one here actually watches Impact.


WWE CLASH OF CHAMPIONS 2017 - THE BINGO CARD by A.J. Styles - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:26:37 EST ID:FO9lKfKL No.5917383 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Suggest relevant bingo squares for the card made to see how predictable WWE really is. The last card is attached for reference.
FujiBet for this show hasn't been put up yet as of this post but do sign up to the /wooo/perstars FujiBet League at http://www.lolwrestling.com/play/fujibet/leagues/1/ and predict the show at http://www.lolwrestling.com/play/fujibet/ when it is up.
This thread is to suggest bingo squares, not discuss the card. That's what the PPV thread is for.

The final WWE PPV of 2017 is here with the SmackDown brand and in 2018 there will be less PPVs which everyone will surely be pleased about, as aside from one month there will be no RAW or SmackDown PPVs every two weeks.

> WWE CHAMPIONSHIP: AJ Styles (c) vs. Jinder Mahal
> WWE SMACKDOWN WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP (LUMBERJACK MATCH): Charlotte (c) vs. Natalya
> WWE U.S. CHAMPIONSHIP: Baron Corbin (c) vs. Bobby Rodde vs. Dolph Ziggler
> WWE SMACKDOWN TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP: The Usos (c) vs. The New Day vs. Shelton Benjamin and Chad Gable vs. Rusev and Aiden English
> Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens vs. Randy Orton and Shinsuke Nakamura (Shane McMahon and Daniel Bryan will be guest referees. If Zayn and Owens lose, they will be fired from WWE)
> The Bludgeon Brothers vs. Breezango
> KICKOFF SHOW: Zack Ryder vs. Mojo Rawley
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Cassandro - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:26:14 EST ID:8fW+COfv No.5917543 Ignore Report Quick Reply
sami gets buried
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Consequences Creed - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:13:41 EST ID:4aAtIlGZ No.5917679 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Owens gets buried
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Orlando Jordan - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:30:41 EST ID:pTKlcasz No.5917746 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>Bryan turns “heel”
>half-empty pre-show
>Ziggler gets buried
>Sami gets buried
>Singh Bros get involved
>Dead crowd
>Women’s title hotshotting
>Dusty Finish

And for the easy square,

>IT’S RUSEV DAAAAAAAAAAAAAAY
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Dino Bravo - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:48:36 EST ID:FO9lKfKL No.5917887 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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