Month: January 2018
RASD 1/30/18: Owens & Zayn Dissension, New 205 Live GM, Braun & Alexa, Jeremy Borash
Raw drops in viewership coming out of the Royal Rumble
POLLOCK’S NEWS UPDATE 1/30 – Jeremy Borash bound for WWE
REWIND-A-RAW 1/29/18: Asuka vs Sasha, Elimination Chamber Qualifiers
John Pollock and Wai Ting review WWE Raw featuring Asuka vs Sasha Banks, Elimination Chamber qualifiers including John Cena vs Finn Balor and Kane vs Braun Strowman, Jonathan Coachman makes his return to the announce booth, Ronda Rousey’s potential WrestleMania opponent and our Royal Rumble Poll results.
POLLOCK’S NEWS UPDATE 1/29 – Ronda Rousey sparks major interest, New Japan sells out venue
NJPW New Beginning in Sapporo Reviews with John Pollock
John Pollock reviews both New Beginning cards from this past weekend in Sapporo. The shows included an incredible main event between Hiroshi Tanahashi and Minoru Suzuki, an unbelievable junior heavyweight tag match, Kenny Omega defending the U.S. title against Jay White, and a big closing angle involving The Bullet Club.
Ronda Rousey signs with the WWE, additional details on her appearance at the Royal Rumble
Royal Rumble 2018 Post Show with John Pollock, Wai Ting and Jason Agnew
WWE Royal Rumble Report feat. Ronda Rousey
NJPW New Beginning in Sapporo Report – Kenny Omega vs. Jay White, Big Angle Closes Show
Progress Chapter 62 Results – WALTER vs. Timothy Thatcher for the Atlas championship
NXT TakeOver: Philadelphia Post Show with John Pollock, Braden Herrington, and Bartender Dave
John Pollock is joined by Braden Herrington and Bartender Dave for an extensive review of the NXT Takeover Philadelphia card from Saturday night at the Wells Fargo Center. The three breakdown all of the matches, discuss the incredible main event and where it ranks among NXT Takeover matches, the influx of new performers and programs coming out of this card.
NXT Takeover Philadelphia Report – Andrade Cien Almas vs. Johnny Gargano for the NXT title
NJPW New Beginning in Sapporo Report – Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Minoru Suzuki for the Intercontinental title
Bellator 193 Report – Lorenz Larkin earns first victory with the promotion
UFC announces champion vs. champion bout for International Fight Week
POLLOCK’S NEWS UPDATE 1/26 – The return of the XFL, viability of the league and questions following the presser
John Pollock looks at the viability of the XFL in 2020 with more questions than answers after Vince McMahon’s announcement, HBO releases trailer for the Andre the Giant doc, a preview of New Beginning in Sapporo, fantastic profile on Kassius Ohno, Bellator 193 tonight, confusion at UFC 220 with the rules, Impact number and lots more news.