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WWE’s Greatest Royal Rumble had it all, including controversy

The Greatest Royal Rumble show was much like the match itself — it started slow and, though predictable, ended strong. The WWE Network special Friday in in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, felt part house show, part WrestleMania. There was plenty of pageantry — even lots of pyro — but a lack of substance outside of a few matches. The jumbo-sized card […]

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McGree's scorpion kick deadly in anyone's language

It was deep in the bowels of McDonald Jones Stadium late on Friday night, long after teen sensation Riley McGree had finished doing television interviews about his stunning strike, long after Newcastle Jets coach Ernie Merrick had finished hailing his team, long after players had dribbled through the mixed zone, alternatively dizzy with delight or despondent with disappointment after the […]

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Brooklyn heavyweight packs on pounds for Barclays showdown

They don’t call Jarrell Miller “Big Baby” for nothing. The Brooklyn heavyweight weighed in at 304 pounds Friday for Saturday night’s non-title, but very meaningful, showdown with Johann “The Reptile” Duhaupas of France at Barclays Center. Miller (20-0-1, 18 KOs) and Duhaupas (37-4-0, 24 KOs) meet in a 12-round WBA heavyweight eliminator with the main event featuring former middleweight champion […]

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From Kayfabe To WWE Sports Entertainment — Reflections On The Death Of Wrestling Legend Bruno Sammartino

Pro wrestling’s journey from old-school heroes and villains to modern-day superstars. The death of professional wrestling legend Bruno Sammartino on April 18, 2018, at the age of 82 marks the end of an era. No longer the domain of working-class heroes and dangerous villains, pro wrestling is now called sports entertainment, and the men and women who perform in the […]

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Why Clint Gutherson has the eye of the Tiger

It happened the last time Clint Gutherson played Wests Tigers. Kick-off is just moments away, the players are waiting for the whistle to be blown and, because it’s a Tigers home game, Survivor's Eye of the Tiger is blaring through the PA system. Cult figure.: Parramatta star Clint Gutherson is the ultimate personality player. As proceedings are about to commence, the broadcasters […]

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‘The Long Walk’ By Stephen King Gets Green Light From New Line Cinema, ‘Zodiac’ Team Signed To Write & Produce

While many tried to previously head the project, including George A. Romero and Frank Darabont, filmmakers James Vanderbilt and Bradley Fischer are excited to bring the Stephen King classic to the big screen. Per Hollywood Reporter, New Line Cinema will be creating the film adaptation of Stephen King’s The Long Walk. New Line Cinema produced the 2017 film version of […]

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