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Old 12-11-2015, 12:30   #641
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I did watch one recently which was the new blood vs the old hands ppv, and the JJ Ready to Rumble cage match ones. Not good. I remember at the time when I only had TNT to watch Nitro and not the ppvs that the time in WCW was not good at all.


The David Arquette years......
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Anyone go to the UK house tour. We were at the Leeds show, some surprisingly good matches. We had Ric Flair open the show (but not appear again for some reason), with Dudley Boys in a tag tables match and a Kane vs. Big Show street fight.

Thinking about trying the WWE Network over Christmas, they are advertising a free month's trial. Anyone got it, is it as good as it seems - complete archive of WWE, WCW and ECW PPVs - do the events have their original entrance themes (some DVDs have cut out or overdubbed entrance music).
I was at that one - thought Ambrose v Owens was a great match.

Network is great value - they don't have everything, but there's enough to keep everyone entertained. Some of their original programmes are quite good too - they have a Jackass-style prank show, and some talk shows that are worth a watch.
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Old 12-11-2015, 13:02   #643
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Total Divas is good and Table for 3.
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Chyna has been found dead. I only ever watched the wrestling around the turn of the century when it was on C4 but she was a big star back then.
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She made an impact on the story line that's for sure

Given that the period she was active in was when any pretense of "real" wrestling was gone and it was all story line she managed to do a pretty good job of "terrorising" everyone in and out of the ring.

It is a shame as from everything I've heard she was a nice person in real life
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Old 21-04-2016, 17:35   #646
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riMade some dodgy life choices but helped kickstart modern Women's Wrestling. RIP
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Yep, she was great in the attitude era.

Love how the WWE jump on the bandwagon today even though they threw her to the kerb when Stephanie starting seeing Tripple H behind her back. Which then sent her into a downward spiral.

Unfortunately for her Prince died the same day
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I think she was already well on her way down that spiral. Sad news.
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So, the brand split is back, Smackdown is moving to a Tuesday.

Will it be a good or bad thing?

I think having more time for the mid-carders and women's division will be a good thing, but having a split world championship title was never as good as having a single unified belt.
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Better for the talent if they get a bit more of a break from the schedule but yep, the world title split is a terrible idea.
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ITV start showing some British wrestling at the end of the month.
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