Tagged: ‘WCW’

VIP AUDIO 5/20 – Bruce Mitchell Audio Show w/Keller (pt. 3 of 3): How Ziggler-Nakamura should go, who should win Six-Pack Challenge, Charlotte’s direction, NWA-UWF merger, WCW-WWF Invasion angle (67 min)
May 20th, 2017 at 5:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** SHOW SUMMARY: In this edition of the Bruce Mitchell Audio Show, hosted by PWTorch editor Wade Keller, they continue the discussion about Backlash with a look at Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Dolph Ziggler, the women's three-on-three tag and what WWE should do and is likely to do with Charlotte, and the upside of...

20 YRS AGO: Raw shows signs of life in Monday Night War with Nitro, analysis of whether the WWF could sustain momentum
May 7th, 2017 at 1:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** Raw is War 20 Years Ago this week, the PWTorch Newsletter #439 (cover-dated May 10, 1997) cover story detailed the growth in Monday Night Raw ratings, and a real sign of a potential comeback against the dominant WCW Nitro. The following is that cover story. Read this entire newsletter...

Former WWE star Vader collapses following match in Japan on Thursday
April 21st, 2017 at 8:06 AM
***PHOTO1*** Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Former WWE and WCW star Vader (Leon White) is said to have collapsed after wrestling a match at Koruaken Hall in Tokyo, Japan on Thursday. Vader was wrestling in a 6-Man Tag, alongside Keiji Muto and AKIRA against WWE Hall...

INTERVIEW HIGHLIGHTS: Sean “X-Pac” Waltman says Roman Reigns doesn’t need to turn heel, talks about stress of being a heel (w/Keller’s Analysis)
March 17th, 2017 at 3:32 PM
***PHOTO1*** Roman Reigns (photo credit Wade Keller © PWTorch) Sean "X-Pac" Waltman spoke on The Tomorrow Show with Kevin Undergaro about the prospects of a heel turn for Roman Reigns and how difficult it is to be a heel in today's WWE. The following are key highlights submitted to PWTorch by...

“Ravishing” Rick Rude to be inducted in WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2017
March 6th, 2017 at 2:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter It was announced on Monday that former WWE, WCW and ECW star the late Ravishing Rick Rude is the next inductee into the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2017 that will take place during Wrestlemania 33 weekend in Orlando....