Category Archives: wXw

Adventures in Oberhausen II: wXw World Tag Team League 2017

Adventures in Oberhausen II: wXw World Tag Team League 2017

Adventures in Oberhausen Part II: World Tag Team League 2017 October 5 2017   My first time in Oberhausen, to watch Westside Xtreme Wrestling was in March 2017 for their annual 16 Carat Gold tournament. It was one of the best live wrestling experiences of my entire life. There’s very little that can prepare you… Continue Reading

wXw Fan Appreciation Night review (9.1.17)

wXw Fan Appreciation Night review (9.1.17)

wXw Fan Appreciation Night   September 1 2017   We’re in Hamburg, Germany at the Markthalle. Tonight sees Jurn Simmons attempt to reclaim his wXw Unified title from scumbag Bad Bones, head of RISE. Also RISE look to add the Shotgun title, as Ivan Kiev chases that belt. If he wins RISE have all the… Continue Reading

wXw Fight Forever Tour Opening review (8.5.17)

wXw Fight Forever Tour Opening review (8.5.17)

wXw Fight Forever Tour Opening   August 5 2017   We’re in Oberhausen, Germany at the Turbinenhalle, wXw’s main venue. This is the start of their new tour, replacing last year’s “We Love Wrestling” tour. Seven matches are lined up here including a main event that features not only Ilja Dragunov cashing in his title… Continue Reading

wXw Shortcut to the Top review (7.1.17)

wXw Shortcut to the Top review (7.1.17)

wXw Shortcut to the Top   July 1 2017   We’re in Cologne, Germany. This is one of the many shows I missed by virtue of being out of the country in early July. It’s taken me a while to get around to it but I am excited at seeing a Royal Rumble style match.… Continue Reading

wXw We Loving Wrestling Tour in Hamburg review (6.2.17)

wXw We Loving Wrestling Tour in Hamburg review (6.2.17)

wXw We Love Wrestling Tour: Hamburg   June 2 2017   We’re in Hamburg and wXw thought this tour show was good enough to slap up on their On Demand gimmick. I hear you, CMJ, let’s check it out. The card has a Loser Leaves Town match between Bobby Gunns and Da Mack, plus Rise… Continue Reading

wXw Superstars of Wrestling review (5.13.17)

wXw Superstars of Wrestling review (5.13.17)

wXw Superstars of Wrestling   May 13 2017   We’re in Oberhausen, Deutschland for Westside Xtreme Wrestling’s Superstars of Wrestling show. They’ve put together an intriguing card mixing current global stars like Matt Riddle with a host of Lucha Underground talent and a couple of old WCW dogs. It’s a show to appeal as broadly… 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

wXw Shotgun #301 review (4.18.17)

wXw Shotgun #301 review (4.18.17)

wXw Shotgun 301   April 18 2017   Video Control kicks us off backstage where Jurn Simmons chats with Karsten Beck. Jurn hopes Karsten gets cleared to wrestle, although Kim Ray thinks his health is more important. “Instead of counting the days, you should make the days count” says Simmons, getting me all fired up.… Continue Reading

wXw True Colors review (4.8.17)

wXw True Colors review (4.8.17)

wXw True Colors review   April 8 2017   We’re in Dresden, Germany for wXw’s follow up show to 16 Carat. There is Carat fall-out here with Dieter getting his contractual title rematch, albeit alongside two other challengers and Dragunov tries to finish his feud with Dreissker before moving on up to his title shot.… Continue Reading

wXw Shotgun 299 review (4.4.17)

wXw Shotgun 299 review (4.4.17)

wXw Shotgun 299   April 4 2017   This is the ‘go home’ show before wXw True Colours this weekend. Host is Jeremy Graves. Matt Riddle kicks us off to announce his wXw “dee-butt”. From there we get a sit-down interview with Julian Nero. He claims to have used Cerberus to get onto the wXw… Continue Reading