1. XWA Wrestling Recap: Do or Die

    I’m back for another edition of XWA Wrestling (recapped). For those who love independent wrestling, this may be the place for you...

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  2. XWA Wrestling Recap for May 3rd 2013: Top Rope Turmoil

    Tonight is the one night each year when the majority of the XWA roster doesn’t care about submissions or pinfalls or countouts. For you see tonight is Top Rope Turmoil...

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  3. XWA Wrestling Recap for April 2013: Strapped

    Hi again and welcome to another XWA Wrestling recap. After months without a defined “face of the franchise,” tonight we finally crown a new XWA Heavyweight Champion of the world...

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  4. XWA Wrestling Recap: Gold Rush Round 1

    The current focus here in the XWA is that of championship gold. Due to the recent decision by XWA president Nelson Hum to strip former XWA Heavyweight Champion Shaheer Rasool of the ...

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  5. XWA Wrestling Recap for November 2012: Revenge

    It’s cold and outside but it’s hot hot hot here inside Sam de Champlain in picturesque Saint John New Brunswick. We’re set for another evening of XWA Wrestling action...

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  6. XWA Wrestling Recap for October 6th 2012: Aftermath

    The fans are still buzzing outside the arena this evening. What are they saying? What’s next for Shaheer Rasool? Quest For Gold saw the current reigning XWA Heavyweight Champion ...

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  7. XWA Wrestling Recap for September 2012: Quest for Gold

    Just a few short months ago, the idea of Ryan Heath and Dazzling Dick Durning co-existing in in the ring seemed nothing more than a fantasy...

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  8. XWA Wrestling Recap for August: Retribution

    The afterglow of another epic Roll The Dice event hung heavy in the air. For the first time in the history of the XWA, the Freshman Josh Kotsabasakis had captured the prestigious XWA Roll The Dice contract for the second straight year in a row...

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  9. XWA Wrestling Recap July 2012: Roll The Dice

    It’s official: Summer is finally here! The sun has been shining and the weather has been oh-so-fine. The only thing missing so far to date is a little action in the squared circle...

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  10. XWA Wrestling Recap June 2012: Deception Lord Beaverbrook Rink, Saint John NB

    It was Saturday night, and we were welcomed back to ringside once again for another evening of fast-paced, hard-hitting, in-your-face wrestling. The event was hosted at the Lord Beaverbrook Rink in the seaside city of Saint John New Brunswick...

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  11. XWA Wrestling Recap 04-14-2012: Strapped

    Good evening once again from the announcers table! We’re here live at “Strapped” in beautiful Saint John, New Brunswick. Sam de Champlain is once again playing host to the event...

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  12. XWA Wrestling Recap: Standoff 03.10.2012

    On a mild, spring-like evening here in the port city of Saint John, New Brunswick, XWA Wrestling is set to deliver its March offering, Standoff...

    Peter Hopey Written by Peter Hopey about over 2 years ago 370 reads 5 comments

  13. WWE Elimination Chamber: Was Cena vs. Kane the Right Match to Close the PPV?

    Lots of questions coming out of Sunday night's pay-per-view, the biggest in my mind being the interesting order of the matches...

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  14. XWA Wrestling Recap: Valentine's Massacre 02.11.2012

    Well it didn ’t take the FRAT long to make their mark in 2012. Not only did Gyration Nation dethrone the Wave Riders and reclaim the XWA Tag Team Championship ...

    Peter Hopey Written by Peter Hopey about over 2 years ago 442 reads 1 comments

  15. Chris Jericho Returns to the WWE: Sheer Brilliance or Underwhelming?

    Well, it’s closing in on a week since the Millennium Man himself, Y2J Chris Jericho made his “surprise” return to Monday night, and the net is still buzzing...

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  16. XWA Wrestling Recap: Christmas Chaos

    Canadians are passionate about their country, and rightly so. We’re peacekeepers, not warmongers. We’re uniters not dividers. We like to believe that we stand up for all the good things in the world...

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  17. WWE Vengeance 2011 - How it SHOULD be booked and how it WILL be booked

    There are always two ways to cut it in professional wrestling: how the cards SHOULD be booked, and how they actually WILL be booked. And they are not always one in the same...

    Peter Hopey Written by Peter Hopey about almost 3 years ago 655 reads 3 comments

  18. XWA Wrestling Recap: Aftermath 10.01.2011

    Their bodies are still bruised and battered. The thrill of victory for some was in stark contrast to the agony of defeat for others. Not one but two belts found themselves around the waists of newly crowned victors...

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  19. XWA Wrestling Recap: Quest For Gold 9.17.2011

    Much of what we’ve witnessed over the past few months in the XWA has led up to this momentous Saturday evening here at the Lord Beaverbrook Arena in Saint John, New Brunswick...

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  20. WWE Night of Champions 2011: How Kevin Nash Will Play a Factor

    Kevin Nash — Night Of Champions X Factor It’s Sunday morning and I’m thinking about today’s Night of Champions PPV and starting to get a very bad feeling...

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  21. XWA Wrestling Recap: Retribution 8.14.2011

    The leaves aren’t quite falling off the trees yet, but each and every morning it seems there is more and more of a chill in the air. And that can only mean one thing. It’s August here in the Port City...

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  22. XWA Wrestling Recap: Roll The Dice 07.09.2011

    Welcome to this month’s installment of XWA wrestling action entitled “Roll The Dice," one of the premier summer events put on by the Saint John based promotion...

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  23. XWA Wrestling Recap: Top Rope Turmoil 05.07.2011

    Not since the days of my misspent youth had I ventured into the Lord Beaverbrook Arena here in Saint John New Brunswick with the sole intention of taking in a professional wrestling event...

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  24. Alberto Del Rio Shifts His Focus from the Big Gold Belt to John Cena's WWE Title

    [WARNING – this content contains spoilers] A lot of us went into WrestleMania with high expectations. We had The Rock back on our TV screen teasing some form of altercation with John Cena, and perhaps even The Miz...

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  25. WWE: How It Can Deliver The Goods At Wrestlemania 27

    Let me first confess right off the bat that I barely had a chance to sneak in a viewing of the Monday Night RAW episode that just aired on 2/7...

    Peter Hopey Written by Peter Hopey about over 3 years ago 2,591 reads 19 comments