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AML Wrestling Episode 2 Review: The Washington Bullets vs. The Bravado Brothers

Air date: 16/3/15 This week’s episode starts with a recap of the end of last week’s match and Dawson’s post-match attack. Weirdly these highlights make the whole thing look worse than when it played out. We get a pre-match promo from the Washington Bullets who look like a strong gust of wind could knock them… Continue reading AML Wrestling Episode 2 Review: The Washington Bullets vs. The Bravado Brothers

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AML Wrestling Episode 1 Review: Matt Hardy(C) vs. Sean Waltman vs. Zane Dawson

AML wrestling is an indie company out of Winston-Salem North Carolina, they have recently starting putting up single matches every week with pre and post-match promos on YouTube in a TV show format. The first show features Matt Hardy defending his WrestleCade Heavyweight Championship in a three way match with Sean “X-Pac” Waltman and Zane… Continue reading AML Wrestling Episode 1 Review: Matt Hardy(C) vs. Sean Waltman vs. Zane Dawson

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My First Match

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Growing up professional wrestling was always a part of my life. My older brother was a WWF fan during the peak of the New Generation era of the mid-1990’s all the way until the end of the Monday Night Wars in 2001, so wrestling was always on in the house. Being born in 1994 meant that I missed out on a lot of the things my brother was watching and only have vague recollections of (it was during this period that Kane became my favourite wrestler and I still hold a special place for The Big Red Machine), but there was one match that I remember fondly; Triple H vs. Shawn Michaels in an Unsanctioned Street Fight at Summerslam 2002. This was also the Summerslam where Brock Lesnar defeated The Rock for the Undisputed WWE Championship and the rest of the card featured Kurt Angle vs. Rey Mysterio, Ric Flair vs. Chris Jericho, and Rob Van Dam vs. Chris Benoit, but to my 8 year old brain the only match that occurred that night was Shawn and Hunter. I had never seen anything so brutal in my life, these guys were bleeding buckets and hated each other so much that I thought they might try and kill eachother. I had never seen Shawn Michaels wrestle before and was completely blown away by his athleticism, I despised Triple H for betraying his best friend and was desperate for Shawn to get his revenge. That was the night I truly fell in love with professional wrestling and thirteen years later I am still here. Continue reading “My First Match”