Women's Wrestling Revolution

Women’s Wrestling Revolution makes a statement with their return

On May 16, in Worcester, Massachusetts, a crowd of live fans got to witness the return of indie women’s wrestling promotion Women’s Wrestling Revolution (WWR). The two hour-plus show was filled with edge of your seat, hard-hitting matches featuring some of the top women on the independent wrestling circuit. Veterans like Davienne, Delmi Exo and Willow Nightingale were on the card, as well as some … Continue reading Women’s Wrestling Revolution makes a statement with their return

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The Strange Legacy of the TNA Knockouts Tag Titles

In 2009, IMPACT Wrestling, then known as Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), set out to capitalize on a segment of their roster that consistently attracted their highest television ratings. According to Nielsen ratings and several TNA executives, including then-President Dixie Carter, the Knockouts division perpetually drew the best ratings on Spike TV. Their Knockouts Championship matches featured contests that gained critical acclaim as well featuring … Continue reading The Strange Legacy of the TNA Knockouts Tag Titles

The Nightmare Collective

AEW seems to write off The Nightmare Collective

On Sunday night, Brandi Rhodes posted the third installment of “Sessions,” which seemingly spelled the end of The Nightmare Collective. In the short clip, Rhodes appears to be back to normal as she burned the veil and ring gear she wore lately. This could possibly coincide with her appearance on last week’s episode of AEW Dynamite, where she tearfully ran down to the ring to … Continue reading AEW seems to write off The Nightmare Collective

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Brandi Rhodes to replace Awesome Kong tonight on Dynamite

AEW took to Twitter to announce that Awesome Kong is dealing with an undisclosed illness. So, she won’t be able to compete on tonight’s Bash at the Beach episode of Dynamite. Kong was scheduled to team up with Mel to square off against Kris Statlander and Hikaru Shida in a tag team match. Kong’s replacement will be none other than Brandi Rhodes, who is also … Continue reading Brandi Rhodes to replace Awesome Kong tonight on Dynamite

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Kris Statlander to face Riho for AEW women’s title

Kris Statlander defeated Britt Baker to become the number one contender for the AEW Women’s World Championship. On tonight’s episode of Dynamite, Statlander and Baker faced off in a Number One Contender’s match. After a big win against Hikaru Shika, she skyrocketed to the top of the women’s power ranking. Yesterday, “The Galaxy’s Greatest Alien” picked up another victory over Bea Priestley on AEW Dark. Meanwhile, … Continue reading Kris Statlander to face Riho for AEW women’s title

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The Nightmare Collective’s Debut Highlights Bigger Issues with AEW Women’s Division

On this week’s AEW Dynamite, the show finally offered a pay off on one of their most mysterious on-going plotlines. What’s The Nightmare Collective and why is Brandi Rhodes a witch now? Why is Awesome Kong collecting hair from every unlucky woman, who sits still for too long in the middle of the ring?  At the conclusion of a fun bout between Hikaru Shida and … Continue reading The Nightmare Collective’s Debut Highlights Bigger Issues with AEW Women’s Division

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The newest additions to the AEW women’s division

This week, Big Swole and Kris Statlander joined the AEW women’s division as the newest additions to the roster. In addition, there was a surprise appearance on last night’s episode of Dynamite. According to Jeremy Lambert of Fightful, Big Swole confirmed with them that she has signed with AEW. Squared Circle Sirens was the first report the news but this is the first time Swole … Continue reading The newest additions to the AEW women’s division

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Brandi Rhodes clarifies her role as Chief Brand Officer

Earlier today, AEW’s Chief Brand Officer, Brandi Rhodes, spoke with Jonathan Snowden of Bleacher Report. She touched on various topics including her alliance with Awesome Kong and her role with the company. When All Elite Wrestling (AEW) was still in its infancy in January, Rhodes was the first one to acknowledge concerns about their women’s division. She alleviated them by assuring fans they will have … Continue reading Brandi Rhodes clarifies her role as Chief Brand Officer

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There’s Room for Improvement in AEW Women’s Division

All Elite Wrestling (AEW) has a few pay-per-views and nine months under their belt, and it’s clear there’s still room for improvement in one particular area: AEW Women’s Division. A few years ago, when critics drew attention to Ring of Honor’s inability to draw a crowd, Cody Rhodes, Nick Jackson and Matt Jackson took matters into their own hands, creating the event All In. All … Continue reading There’s Room for Improvement in AEW Women’s Division

Awesome Kong

Awesome Kong added to AEW Casino Battle Royale

Awesome Kong is the latest woman added to All Elite Wrestling’s Casino Battle Royale. The Battle Royale takes place on Aug. 31 in Chicago at the All Out Pay-per-view. The winner of the Battle Royale will get a chance to compete for AEW’s inaugural Women’s Championship. The announcement was made when Kong was being interviewed by The New York Post. She said, I like records. … Continue reading Awesome Kong added to AEW Casino Battle Royale