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  • Hell in a Cell (1997 - 2018) - 40 matches, 53 participants In 1997, the WWF, in its push to reclaim their place as the premier pro-wrestling company in the world, created a hot new gimmick match - Hell in a Cell.  A super-sized steel cage structure that was a shift away from their long-standing blue bar cage match with its outdated "escape the cage" rules.More than twenty years later, the WWE's Hell in a Cell has become an annual event and this year they introduced a new red cell in an attempt to evolve the match.1 Shawn Michaels defeated The Undertaker - October 5, 19972 The Undertaker & Steve Austin defeated Mankind & Kane - June 15, 19983 The Undertaker defeated Mankind- June 28, 19984 Mankind vs ...
    Posted Sep 16, 2018, 6:47 PM by Wrestling Scout
  • EMLL / CMLL Aniversario Shows (1934-2018) EMLL / CMLL has been running their Aniversario show since 1934. It might not always be the biggest event of the year, but the longevity of the event and the number of stars that have been featured in the main events is staggering.The main event is usually a "Lucha de Apuestas" match (mask vs. mask, mask vs. hair or hair vs. hair) snd the 85th Anniversary show was no different.  While there was talk of a mask vs. hair match between LA Park and Rush, it did not come to fruition.  Instead, there was a tag match between two tag teams of long-haired men.1934 Stephan Berne vs. Ray Ryan 1935 Carlos Meza vs. Sammy Levine 1936 Zimba Parka ...
    Posted Sep 15, 2018, 11:52 PM by Wrestling Scout
  • AAA's Triplemanía (1993 - 2017) I - 1993 - Cien Caras vs. Konnan - 3-Falls Retirement match II-A - 1994 - Heavy Metal vs. Jerry Estrada - 3-Falls Hair vs. Hair  II-B - 1994 - Konnan, Perro Aguayo & Cien Caras vs. Jake Roberts, Love Machine & Miguel Pérez, Jr. II-C - 1994 - Konnan vs. Jake Roberts - 3-Falls Hair vs. Hair III-A - 1995 - 13-Minis Steel Cage Elimination match III-B - 1995 - Winners vs. Marabunta - 3-Falls Mask vs. Mask III-C - 1995 - Winners vs. Super Caló - 3-Falls Mask vs. Mask IV-A  - 1996 - Konnan & Perro Aguayo vs. Pierroth, Jr. & Cien Caras - Lumberjack match IV-B - 1996 - La Parka, Octagón & Máscara Sagráda vs. Killer, Cien Caras & Heavy Metal - Lumberjack match IV-C  - 1996 - Los Payasos (Coco Rojo, Coco ...
    Posted Sep 8, 2018, 7:15 PM by Wrestling Scout
  • Pro-Wrestlers and Prison Over the past month, there have been three events that have brought about some reflections on pro-wrestlers and prison sentences. The first was the death of Masa Saito, who did a few years back in the 1980s.  Saito and Ken Patera were believed to have thrown a giant rock through a McDonalds' window and later engaged in a physical exchange with local police.  Saito could have fled back to Japan and escaped his sentence, but he chose to remain and serve his time.  Once out, Saito had to return to Japan as the American scene was shrinking and he enjoyed success as a rival of Antonio Inoki.  His death was a mainstream sports story in Japan and ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2018, 6:51 PM by Wrestling Scout
  • August 8th is International Cat Day August 8th is International Cat Day!  There have been a large number of pro-wrestlers who have had cat names or nicknames.The record probably goes to Chris Jericho who has had In Mexico, Jericho initially used the name Leon d'Oro ("Golden Lion"), but he later become known as "Corazon de Leon," which he translated to "Lionheart" when traveling elsewhere.  He even called his quebrada the "Lionsault" and his version of the Boston Crab the "Liontamer" (although both were renamed when he overhauled his persona in the WWF).  While working in Japan for WAR, he joined a heel stable with Kodo Fuyuki, Gedo and Jado and used the name Lion-do to play off his stablemates' names.  He also ...
    Posted Aug 8, 2018, 7:47 PM by Wrestling Scout
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