1. Death of Wrestling: Will MMA Be the Silent Assassin of the WWE?

    Last night, I pulled an old WWE DVD out of my collection and put it into the player. I had originally watched the Pay Per View 15 years ago and wanted to see if it was as good as I remembered...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 3,047 reads 36 comments

  2. WWE Legendary Fans: 10 Things All Hardcore Wrestling Fans Must Possess

    Do you consider yourself a hardcore wrestling fan? Think you have everything? The following is a list of items that only the most hardcore would possess. If you have the first, keep progressing to see just how much of a legendary fan you are...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 2,139 reads 7 comments

  3. Appointment with Death: Amy Winehouse, Matt Hardy and the Life of a WWE Wrestler

    As I sat this morning, musing over the pro-wrestling news, I came across an article about Matt Hardy being framed for his recent DUI offense. Whether this is true or not is irrelevant, but it made me think about the issue of an untimely death...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 2,000 reads 25 comments

  4. WWE Reality Check: Is Mark Henry Really Deserving of a Main Event Position?

    For years he was an eternal jobber. Every Royal Rumble match he was regarded as a "favorite" because no one would be able to lift him over the ropes. It was of course ridiculous, Mark Henry was simply Rumble fodder to the latest powerhouse superstar...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 764 reads 25 comments

  5. WWE on the Road Again: Is Pro Wrestling Too American?

    It is a quintessential American cultural icon. The WWE mixes rock-and-roll, Hollywood drama and jock culture together to create sports entertainment. There is nothing quite like it...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 2,724 reads 73 comments

  6. WWE: Are Wrestling Fans Proud of the WWE and the Cartoon World of Wrestling?

    In the lead up to WrestleMania XIV, one-time girlfriend of President Bill Clinton, Gennifer Flowers, was "outted" as a WWE fan...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 873 reads 22 comments

  7. WWE: Will John Cena's Career Go the Same Way as Hulk Hogan's?

    Imagine, if you will, WrestleMania IX. For those not familiar with it, the main event for the WWE Heavyweight title pitted Bret Hart against the late great Yokozuna...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 5,582 reads 53 comments

  8. WWE Summerslam 2011: Will This Be the Last Summerslam in WWE History?

    As the wrestling world wakes up on the eve of one of the biggest events of the year, I cannot help but think how indifferent I am to it all...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 1,421 reads 16 comments

  9. WWE: Is John Morrison the Latest Superstar to Leave the WWE?

    In the season of hirings and firings, it would seem that no one is safe in the WWE . Superstars who were holding belts only a few months ago, are now holding their pink slips...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 3,285 reads 19 comments

  10. WWE: John Cena, Sheamus, CM Punk and Randy Orton, We Hardly Knew Ya

    When Shawn Michaels won his first World Heavyweight Championship at WrestleMania XII, few would have deprived him of the moment. It was a "boyhood dream" realised...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 1,545 reads 5 comments

  11. WWE: Will the Undertaker Be the Last Great Character Wrestler in History?

    It is hard to imagine wrestling without him. For 20 years he was, and is, the conscience of the WWE. Hundreds, if not thousands have come and gone, and through it all, the Undertaker remains...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 3,749 reads 38 comments

  12. WWE: Is Mick Foley the Best Candidate for the Undertaker's WrestleMania Streak?

    It will not come as a surprise to many if the king of hardcore, Mick Foley reappears on our WWE television screens anytime soon. There have been rumours for months that he would make his return, even dating back to when he was in TNA...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 4,126 reads 95 comments

  13. WWE: Can John Cena as a Face Produce a Big-Fight Performance Again?

    At last month's Money in the Bank pay-per-view, John Cena versus CM Punk was the match. There were of course the now annual ladder matches but the main event had many, including even the most disillusioned fans, on the edge of the seats...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 2,380 reads 28 comments

  14. WWE: Its All About The Gameā€”Can Triple H Really Inspire a Revolution?

    As those who have read my other articles might know, I am not the biggest Triple H fan in the world. Or more accurately put, I do not like him at all. I know thousands do, but for me, he simply represents everything I hate about sports entertainment...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 1,692 reads 17 comments

  15. WWE: 10 Reasons Why I Haven't Yet Turned Away from Watching Wrestling

    As a wrestling fan of over 15 years, I'm sad to say that my interest in the product has waned in the last year or so. Maybe its because my generation has retired, maybe its simply not the same as before, maybe standards have slipped...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about 3 years ago 2,555 reads 17 comments

  16. WWE: 100th Article, One Bleacher Reporter's Perspective of the Last Two Years

    When I began writing for Bleacher Report over a year ago, I saw it as a means of venting frustration on what I was watching in the world of professional wrestling. My first article was entitled "Don't Try So Hard TNA...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about over 3 years ago 1,209 reads 13 comments

  17. WWE Capital Punishment: Is It Possible to Love Again Once the Magic Is Gone?

    For the first time in two years, I refused to buy a WWE pay-per-view. I do not buy into the logic of blind loyalty when it comes to television. I am selfish; I want entertainment and unless I get it, I turn off...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about over 3 years ago 2,335 reads 27 comments

  18. WWE: Is Daniel Bryan Destined to Fail in the New Age of Sports Entertainment?

    When Daniel Bryan was fired from the WWE, and with that his split from the Nexus, I began to wonder whether he was destined for great things...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about over 3 years ago 2,383 reads 58 comments

  19. WWE: Does the World Still Need Wrestling or Has It Become an Obsolete Art?

    The ability of any art form to be thought provoking ensures its longevity. We can stare for hours at the Mona Lisa and still not begin to unlock the secrets that gaze holds...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about over 3 years ago 4,100 reads 47 comments

  20. WWE Review: All-Stars: The Greatest Roster Ever Seen in a Video Game

    I have to say my initial thoughts on this latest WWE video game, was one of disappointment. The use of cartoon style, over-inflated wrestlers looked a lazy and even boring concept...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about over 3 years ago 342 reads 51 comments

  21. The Death of Wrestling: Abandoning Tradition for the Bright Lights of Hollywood

    World Wide Wrestling Federation, World Championship Wrestling, World Wrestling Federation, World Wrestling Entertainment, National Wrestling Alliance, Extreme Championship Wrestling...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about over 3 years ago 3,626 reads 40 comments

  22. WrestleMania XII Rematch, Shawn Michaels vs. Bret Hart: Who Is the Greatest?

    Bret Hart and Shawn Michaels' match at WrestleMania XII was a legendary encounter. Their match at the 1997 Survivor Series is perhaps the most talked about in wrestling history...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about over 3 years ago 3,452 reads 74 comments

  23. WWE and a Wrestle With Demons: One Wrestler's Journey To Stardom

    I grew up watching wrestling on television. From the moment I saw my first match, I was hooked. I knew what I wanted to be when I grew up: a professional WWF superstar...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about over 3 years ago 4,396 reads 37 comments

  24. WWE: John Cena and 15 Other Wrestling Fruity Pebbles

    Wrestling has always used colour to demonstrate popularity. Hulk Hogan was red and yellow. Randy Savage was multi-coloured. John Cena has been orange and purple. Kofi Kingston and Rey Mysterio change their outfits almost every week...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about over 3 years ago 17,373 reads 72 comments

  25. WWE: 10 Questions That Wrestling Has Never Answered

    It is sometimes the fault of creative. It is sometimes the need for secrecy. Sometimes we are just left in the dark as why some decisions are taken in the cartoon world of wrestling...

    Cec Van Galini Written by Cec Van Galini about over 3 years ago 3,942 reads 64 comments