Archive for the ‘Lists’ Category

Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#10) Bret Hart vs Owen Hart- WWE World Title Cage Match- SS94

August 15, 2009

Sorry for being a day late with this one.

This was supposed to be the blow-off match to one of the best feuds of the 90s.

(more…)

Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#12) Kurt Angle vs Brock Lesnar- WWE Championship- SS 03

August 12, 2009

Why in the hell was this match third from the top of the card?!?

(more…)

Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#13) Undertaker vs Bret Hart, w/guest ref Shawn Michaels- SS 97

August 11, 2009

The main event of Summerslam 1997 featured three of the biggest stars of the late 90s.

(more…)

Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#14) Elimination Chamber- SS 03

August 11, 2009

This was the match where Goldberg realized he was very low on the WWE totem pole.

(more…)

History of Wrestling: Tommy Rich’s World Title Run

August 10, 2009

Tommy “Wildfire” Rich started his career in 1974 in the Georgia territory at the age of 18. After a few years working the area, he moved on to Memphis, where he wrestled as a heel managed by Jimmy Hart. A year later, he returned to Georgia and redebuted as one of the hottest faces working in the nation.

(more…)

Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#15) Rob Van Dam vs Jeff Hardy- Hardcore Title Ladder Match- SS 01

August 9, 2009

Perhaps the only good thing to come out of the WWE’s Invasion angle was Rob Van Dam.

(more…)

Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#16) The Undertaker vs Edge- Hell In a Cell- Summerslam 2008

August 8, 2009

Ah, finally a match featuring Vickie Guerrero!

(more…)

Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#17) The Rock vs Booker T- WCW World Title- SS 01

August 7, 2009

The main event at WWF Summerslam 2001 was for the WCW World Title. That is still wacky after all these years.

(more…)

Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#18) Honky Tonk Man vs Ultimate Warrior- IC Title- SS88

August 6, 2009

On August 29th, 1988 in Madison Square Garden, history was made. An Elvis impersonator was squashed by a jacked-up guy that was gassed by the time he ran to the ring. (more…)

Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#19) Kurt Angle vs HHH vs The Rock- SS2000

August 6, 2009

This is actually the last major wrestling show that I have attended live. Held in Raleigh, North Carolina at the RBC Center (home of the Carolina Hurricanes), this card was packed with matches that were HUGE at the time.

(more…)