History of bear wrestling and when it was outlawed | Sports

History of bear wrestling and when it was outlawed | Sports

SHREVEPORT, La. — Toto the wrestling bear was described as “no man’s plaything in ring” in a 1939 headline printed in The Shreveport Times. It was a warning from promoter Julius Sigel to Jim “Goon” Henry of Oklahoma City, who would soon be facing the 300-pound creature in the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium — and the […]

CANOE — SLAM! Sports – Wrestling

CANOE — SLAM! Sports – Wrestling

G1 Climax 29 Night 16: Four-way tie in B Block By JOHN POWELL – SLAM! Wrestling Goto has secured his spot in the finals by beating Jon Moxley. Photo: NJPW. It will either be Hirooki Goto, Jay White, Jon Moxley or Tetsuya Naito […]

Fire Pro Wrestling World ‘World Wonder Ring Stardom Collaboration DLC’ announced

Fire Pro Wrestling World ‘World Wonder Ring Stardom Collaboration DLC’ announced

Spike Chunsoft has announced the “World Wonder Ring Stardom Collaboration” downloadable content for Fire Pro Wrestling World, which brings Japan’s leading women’s professional wrestling promotion, World Wonder Ring Stardom, to the game with 10 new wrestlers, including their signature moves, costumes, entrance themes, and voices. It will launch on August 21. Mayu Iwatani, the face […]

Edmond Memorial names Will Delk new wrestling coach

Edmond Memorial names Will Delk new wrestling coach

Will Delk coaches during wrestling practice at Bridge Creek on Feb. 20, 2019. He was named Edmond Memorial’s new wrestling coach on Monday, Aug. 5, 2019. [Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman] Will Delk isn’t afraid to seek challenging tasks. His latest one is continuing the resurgence of Edmond Memorial’s wrestling program. Memorial announced Tuesday that Delk […]

The 10 Most Controversial Things Eric Bischoff Has Done In Wrestling

Eric Bischoff began his professional career in 1989 as a member of the American Wrestling Association. After a two year run, he became a part of the World Champion Wrestling franchise. Within six years with the franchise, he worked his way up to become president of the franchise. It is during this time that Bischoff […]

Preview: Smash vs PROGRESS (8/7/19)

Preview: Smash vs PROGRESS (8/7/19)

Photo: Smash/PROGRESS In 2016, UK promotion PROGRESS Wrestling made its maiden voyage to North America to team up with Toronto, Canada’s Smash Wrestling for the first-ever Smash vs PROGRESS summit. On Wednesday, August 7, the two companies unite once again for another big promotional showdown, as part of the SummerSlam week festivities in Toronto, Ontario, […]