Category Archives: Progress

RVR Wrestling Podcast #8: Big Talk for a Small Man. (Pt 3)

RVR Wrestling Podcast #8: Big Talk for a Small Man. (Pt 3)

Host Arnold Furious (@arnoldfurious) and regular Aqeel Khalid (@aqeelkhalid) continue their sit down Jim Smallman (@jimsmallman) of Progress Wrestling. (@thisis_progress) We couldn’t fit all that Jim had to say in to two podcasts, so we’ve gone for three so you don’t miss a thing! If you’re looking for parts one and two, they are here, and here! Continue Reading

RVR Wrestling Podcast #8: Big Talk for a Small Man. (Pt 2)

Host Arnold Furious (@arnoldfurious) and regular Aqeel Khalid (@aqeelkhalid) continue their sit down Jim Smallman (@jimsmallman) of Progress Wrestling. (@thisis_progress) Jim talks about his darkest moments in wrestling, the modern use of managers, comedy vs wrestling, booking planning… and more, so much more! And in case you missed it, part one is HERE! (Part 3 coming soon!) Continue Reading

RVR Wrestling Podcast #8: Big Talk for a Small Man. (Pt 1)

RVR Wrestling Podcast #8: Big Talk for a Small Man. (Pt 1)

Host Arnold Furious (@arnoldfurious) and regular Aqeel Khalid (@aqeelkhalid) sit down with a stand up comedian, a wrestling promoter, a host and hype man, a dad, and a gentlemen. To save costs, it’s just one guy; the incomparable Jim Smallman (@jimsmallman) of Progress Wrestling. (@thisis_progress) Jim discusses the latest from Progress (Super Strong Style 16), plus… Continue Reading

Progress Wrestling – Super Strong Style 16 – Eyewitness Review

The wait is over! 16 wrestlers compete over a three day tournament with the winner getting a world title opportunity further down the road. Day one is the first round matches, let’s get to it. The opening match sees one of Progress Wrestling’s longest serving alumni in Nathan Cruz against one of the newest and… Continue Reading

Progress Chapter 48 Bang the Drum review (5.14.17)

Progress Chapter 48 Bang the Drum review (5.14.17)

Progress Chapter 48: Bang the Drum   May 14 2017   We’re in Manchester at the 02 Ritz for Chapter 48. Manchester has become a hot venue for Progress and the last chapter show there was a scorcher. Host in the ring is Jim Smallman, who says if he ever wears a suit to Progress… Continue Reading

RVR Wrestling Podcast #7: Get in the f*ck*ng sea.

RVR Wrestling Podcast #7: Get in the f*ck*ng sea.

Host Arnold Furious (@arnoldfurious) is joined by Conservative activist Aqeel Khalid (@aqeelkhalid) and the much nicer Mark Ashford (@iloikewrestling) and they proceed to bury… everything. Scorn and derision is handed out (but limited) to: Rip Rogers, Randy Orton, Daniel Hinkles, Bubba Dudley, Ryan Smile, …dive, music, tories, and your mum. Continue Reading

Progress Chapter 48 – Eyewitness Review

We are in Manchester for the final show before the third ever Super Strong Style 16 tournament. We have two qualifier matches, our first one opens the show, lets get to it. James Drake is against “Flash” Morgan Webster in as close to a grudge match you can get without it being billed as one.… Continue Reading

Freedom’s Road 8: It’s About Time review (4.27.17)

Freedom’s Road 8: It’s About Time review (4.27.17)

Freedom’s Road 8: It’s About Time     April 27 2017   I realise I’m slightly behind on this. Work has been rough and I had other wrestling related content to view first. Anyhow, here’s Freedom’s Road #8.   Video Control takes us backstage where Dahlia Black tries to make friends with Livvi Grace before… Continue Reading

RVR Wrestling Podcast #6: He’s not Croatian.

RVR Wrestling Podcast #6: He’s not Croatian.

This week’s wrestling podcast has host Arnold Furious meet up with Mark Anthony and VK. They talk about everything. Smackdown tag divisions, New Japan hating women, Progress shot-based booking, how hot Breezango are, WWE tryouts, and how Chris Brookes makes everyone else look bad. It’s all in there. Listen to it. Also, the sounds of… Continue Reading

Progress Chapter 47 Eyewitness Review

Progress Chapter 47 Eyewitness Review

Chapter 47 Eyewitness Review Lots of insane matches happened over in Orlando after the last chapter, I unfortunately didn’t attend so I’m unable to write an Eyewitness Review. I did however go to Camden this Sunday for Chapter 47, which was a lot of fun and quite emotional in places. Here is my take on… Continue Reading