John Pollock and Wai Ting present a special POST Wrestling tribute to the late Bruno Sammartino, who passed away on Wednesday at the age of 82. The two are joined by Dan “The Mouth” Lovranski to chat about Sammartino’s incredible legacy, his two runs as WWWF champion, his biggest drawing programs, his appeal to his audience as the ultimate hero and why the city of Toronto was such an integral part of Sammartino’s career.
Oli and Benno are back to talk the announcement of WWE UK returning for two days at the Royal Albert Hall and reports of new ITV World of Sport tapings in the summer. They also review RevPro Live in New Orleans and discuss the announcements of Kassius Ohno for Progress Super Strong Style 16, Drew Parker in Tournament Of Death, Kenoh coming to Frontline Wrestling and John Klinger’s return to GWF.
It’s night one of the 2018 Superstar Shake-Up as wrestlers from SmackDown Live jump over to Raw. Join us as we dissect an evening of game-changing roster changes featuring the likes of Jinder Mahal, Baron Corbin, Dolph Ziggler and Breezango! Also, Jeff Hardy becomes a Grand Slam champ and a former NXT champion makes his return.
Braden Herrington is joined by friend of POST Wrestling Davie Portman, who reports live from NXT TakeOver: New Orleans! They review the entire card including the insane 6-way ladder match, new champions crowned, an Undisputed Era swerve, and the fantastic storytelling of Johnny Gargano vs. Tommaso Ciampa in the main event!
Follow John Pollock and Wai Ting as they spend their day in New Orleans watching Friday afternoon’s RevPro event featuring Zack Sabre Jr. vs. Tomohiro Ishii, followed by the WWN Supershow featuring a spectacular match between Will Ospreay vs. Matt Riddle, and stay up with them until 4am for the incredibly bizarre experience that was Joey Janela’s Spring Break 2.
Martin and Benno are back to talk Fight Club: PRO “Dream Tag Team Invitational 2018”, Progress Chapter 65: “Have Some Faith In Sound” (WALTER vs. Rampage Brown) and Bad Bones’ suspension from wXw. They also chat recent signings for WWE UK, NJPW announcing two shows in the UK, Will Ospreay vs. Marty Scurll, and a preview of all the UK promotions putting on shows in New Orleans for WrestleMania weekend.
The final episode of SmackDown leading into WrestleMania 34 features the return of Shane McMahon confirming his partnership with Daniel Bryan, Shinsuke Nakamura and AJ Styles continue sharing “mind games”, and Carmella fails another MITB cash-in attempt. Plus, Charlotte meets Asuka in the MMC finals and another spectacular match from 205 Live.
It’s the WrestleMania 34 go-home show with Ronda Rousey & Kurt Angle in a press conference with Stephanie & Triple H, Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar in what may have been Brock’s final Raw appearance, and John Cena trying to summon The Undertaker one last time. Plus we discuss everything coming up for us this week down in New Orleans including WaleMania and our “Road Diary” podcasts for POST Wrestling Café patrons.