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  • 24/7 Championships? On this week's Monday Night Raw, the WWE curiously brought back the "24/7 Rule" that was used for the Hardcore title.  The title was originally awarded to Mankind by Vince McMahon in 1998.  After bounced around for more than a year, the "24/7 Rule" was implemented and the title became a comedic prop or a strange midcard attraction until Rob Van Dam unified it with the Intercontinental Championship in 2002.Most ReignsRaven - 28Crash Holly - 22Steven Richards - 21Bradshaw - 18Shawn Stasiak - 15Tommy Dreamer - 14Bubba Ray Dudley - 10Goldust - 9Spike Dudley - 8Justin Credible - 8In June of 2000, DDT introduced their own version of the title defended under the 24/7 ...
    Posted May 22, 2019, 7:24 PM by Wrestling Scout
  • Pro-Wrestling Returns to Turner with AEW It was announced this week that pro-wrestling would be returning to a Turner station, TNT, before the end of the year.  It marks a new chapter in the near 50 year relationship between Turner Broadcasting and professional wrestling.Pro-wrestling had been airing in Atlanta since the early 1950s, so it should not be surprising that when a young TV mogul named Ted Turner was trying to build a WTCG into the "superstation" it would become that he brought pro-wrestling on board.  On Christmas of 1971, "'Georgia Championship Wrestling" debuted in the Saturday evening time slot that became a staple for nearly thirty years.  El Mongol vs. Bill WhiteDick Steinborn vs. Buddy ColtMr. X vs. Alex ...
    Posted May 20, 2019, 7:08 PM by Wrestling Scout
  • PWHOF - Class of 2019 The 18th Annual Pro-Wrestling Hall of Fame festivities are taking place over the weekend.  The Hall, now based in Wichita Falls, Texas (thanks to the efforts of Johnny Mantell) will have most of the living recipients in attendance. Pioneer Division - Charlie Fox and Baron Michele Leone Television Era - Lord James Blears and Abdullah the ButcherModern Era - Ronnie Garvin and Owen Hart Territory/Journeyman/Colleague Division - Bob Roop International Division - Gory Guerrero Executive Division - Wally Karbo Tag Team Division - The Midnight Express (Dennis Condrey, Randy Rose & Bobby Eaton) Ladies Division - Ann Laverne and Beverly "the Hammer" Shade Referee Division - Johnny "Red Shoes" Dugan
    Posted May 17, 2019, 6:26 PM by Wrestling Scout
  • AEW Brings Pro-Wrestling Back to the MGM Grand Garden Arena Pro-wrestling has been running in Las Vegas for many years, but AEW bringing its "Double or Nothing" show back to the MGM Grand Garden Arena.  The arena, which has a capacity of just under 17,000, was a regular stop for WCW for four years when Zane Bresloff was one of their main promoters.  The WWF/WWE has always favored the Thomas & Mack Center.  Although WCW's Halloween Havoc shows are the best remembered shows at the MGM Grand, they ran numerous Nitro events there over the years.  Halloween Havoc `96Jim Powers vs. Pat TanakaPsychosis & Juventud Guerrera vs. Damien & HalloweenDean Malenko vs. Rey Mysterio Jr.Diamond Dallas Page vs. Eddy GuerreroThe Giant vs. Jeff Jarrett ...
    Posted May 12, 2019, 5:53 PM by Wrestling Scout
  • Cauliflower Alley Club Honorees 2019 The Cauliflower Alley Club has been around since 1964 and has honored many greats of film, boxing, martial arts and, of course, pro-wrestling.  The group has undergone many structural changes over the years and in the past decade or so has turned its focus mainly to pro-wrestling.Iron Mike Mazurki Award - Mark HenryLou Thesz Award - Dory Funk, Jr.Men's Wrestling Award - David SchultzTag Team Award - Haku & BarbarianMen's Wrestling Award - Nick KozakWomen's Wrestling Award - BambiPromoter Award - Jeff WaltonJames Melby Historian Award - Mike RodgersCharlie Smith Referee’s Award - Scrappy McGowanArt Abrams Lifetime Achievement Award - Tony VellanoPosthumous Award - Larry Matysik
    Posted May 3, 2019, 4:46 PM by Wrestling Scout
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