John Pollock reviews the NXT TakeOver card from the Allstate Arena in Chicago, featuring Aleister Black defending the NXT title against Lars Sullivan, the rematch between Johnny Gargano and Tommaso Ciampa in a ‘Street Fight, Shayna Baszler vs. Nikki Cross, Ricochet vs. Velveteen Dream & and the NXT tag titles being defended.
Wai Ting and John Pollock review the 2016 Marvel Studios film, Captain America: Civil War. In this 1hr 30min discussion, John and Wai share their thoughts on this very ambitious film, whether they side with Steve or Tony on the Sokovia Accords, the awe-inspiring airport battle, the MCU debuts of Spider-Man and Black Panther, and lots more.
Chris Jericho explains why he has turned down offers to work for NJPW in the U.S., Sinclair CEO states that ROH will run MSG in 2019, Lucha Underground Season 4 begins tonight, review of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, Total Bellas viewership soars, CMLL’s Arkangel de la Muerte passes away & more.
Martin & Oli are joined by JP Houlihan to talk Over The Top A Haven For Monsters (Low Ki & Walter vs. Jordan Devlin & David Starr), Progress Chapter 71 (Dakota Kai vs Jinny) and Revolution Pro Wrestling Live In Southampton 3. They also preview the cards for NJPW/Rev Pro Strong Style Evolved UK and talk the main event from Defiant Wrestling Road To Destruction.
John Pollock is joined by Davie Portman from upNXT to review the final episode of Raw before Money in the Bank, featuring a face-to-face with Nia Jax & Ronda Rousey, a ladder convention, an obstacle course, a pair of four-way matches, Baron Corbin shaves his head, plus we take your feedback & questions.
Dana White has stated that Brock Lesnar and Jon Jones want to fight each other, Rev Pro releases cards for Strong Style Evolved shows feat. Minoru Suzuki vs. Tomohiro Ishii, the trailer for Season 2 of GLOW, female wrestler releases story of being groped by Mario Milano in 2010, a preview of Raw tonight & more.
UFC president Dana White commented on CM Punk’s performance at UFC 225, Corey Graves details his falling out with CM Punk, the highlights from the NJPW Dominion card, Enzo booked for an appearance on an independent card, Ronda Rousey announced for the UFC Hall of Fame, matches scheduled for Raw & more.