The Wrestling Thread III

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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by KK » Fri Jun 07, 2019 11:04 pm


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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by CuriousOyster » Fri Jun 07, 2019 11:39 pm

KK wrote:I thought the match itself was okay, but those last couple of minutes were diabolical.

A botched Jackhammer into a botched Tombstone Piledriver into a botched Chokeslam. No replays.

No wonder Undertaker looks pissed. That was easily the worst Chokeslam since Undertaker tried it on Hogan at Judgment Day.


Yeah actually quite enjoyed it up until last few minutes.

Its great having these things at normal times but annoying you know theres not a sniff of a title changing hands.

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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by Floex » Sat Jun 08, 2019 7:15 am

Just reading the aftermath...



Very interesting take on putting money over legacy.

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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by KK » Sat Jun 08, 2019 7:49 am

Goldberg says on Twitter that he knocked himself out:


"Knocked myself out and thought I could finish.... love my fans.....but let u down. Everyone else that found 'pleasure' ..... hope ur happy"

Presumably it was when he ran himself into the ring buckle, but he was already slightly bleeding before the match even started having either head-butted a locker or the door...for some reason. It’s not like there was a camera in the room like the old days. The tombstone where his head hit the canvas probably didn’t help either.

I look forward to Terry Funk headlining the next one.

Feel sorry for a lot of the wrestlers too. They’ve got house shows on Sunday, RAW Monday, and SmackDown Tuesday. Brutal schedule.

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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by Mafro » Sun Jun 09, 2019 10:18 am



:toot:

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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by BAKA » Sun Jun 09, 2019 3:36 pm

His shirt! :lol: Won't be able to watch until later tonight, but I'm really looking forward to it. Some potentially great matches on the card.

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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by Dangerblade » Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:30 pm

Moxley, Shingo and KENTA all in the G1...yes please :datass:

Ospreay continues his streak of amazing matches and Naito and Ibushi continue their streak of wanting to murder each other. Thumbs up

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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by Minty14 » Sun Jun 09, 2019 6:48 pm

BAKA wrote:His shirt! :lol: Won't be able to watch until later tonight, but I'm really looking forward to it. Some potentially great matches on the card.

That's a classic Shibata shirt, but I now realise why he wore it :lol:

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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by Mafro » Fri Jun 14, 2019 11:52 am



:lol:

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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by Dangerblade » Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:08 pm

G1 blocks announced:

Block A
Lance Archer
EVIL
Bad Luck Fale
Kota Ibushi
KENTA
Kazuchika Okada
Will Ospreay
Zack Sabre Jr.
SANADA
Hiroshi Tanahashi

Block B
Jeff Cobb
Hirooki Goto
Tomohiro Ishii
Jon Moxley
Tetsuya Naito
Juice Robinson
Taichi
Shingo Takagi
Jay White
Toru Yano

God damn some of those matches :datass: :datass: :datass:

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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by Prototype » Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:50 pm

The great thing about the G1 is that they guy have top guys not win the whole thing but look outstanding. They're going to have to be very careful with how they book Mox if hes not winning it imo.

Ospreay Takagi II Iin the finals?

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PostRe: The Wrestling Thread III
by Mafro » Sun Jun 16, 2019 7:34 pm

What a day for tournament announcements.


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