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GLOW, episode 2 review “You’re like Grace Kelly on steroids!”

11 hours 43 min ago

GLOW, episode 2, opens with Ruth showing up for training as Roxette’s “The Look” plays over the credits; an appropriate opening for a show about a show where casting was based primarily on appearances. Today I can reveal the spoiler alluded to in yesterday’s review of episode 1. Ruth had an affair with the husband […]

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Today in History: Molly Holly vs. Trish Stratus at King of the Ring 2002

12 hours 43 min ago

On this day in history: June 23rd, 2002 | At King of the Ring 2002, Trish Stratus was in the midst of her second reign as Women’s Champion. Molly Holly, who had derided Trish’s “loose morals” and has been mocked for the size of her butt in return, was challenging Trish for the title. She […]

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Impact Write-Up (June 22nd, 2017): A test of friendship

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 8:46pm

Hola Knockout fans and welcome to this week’s Impact Write-Up! Slammiversary is quickly approaching and our Knockouts matches are already in place for this year’s PPV event. On this week’s Impact, we are treated to a somewhat preview to Slammiversary’s Women’s Title Unification match as the GFW Women’s Champion Sienna will team up with her […]

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NXT Redux (June 21st, 2017): Ember Moon returns

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 6:17pm

Welcome to this week’s NXT review. Ember Moon returns to action this week and she’s looking for some retribution against the Iconic Duo. Billie Kay and Peyton Royce have been targeting her on and off for months, recently lobbying to ban The Eclipse. This week’s episode has her taking on Peyton Royce in an effort […]

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Lucha Underground Analysis (June 21st, 2017): So I creep

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 4:52pm

Welcome back to the Temple this week, Believers! The Cueto Cup continues this week and so does the twisted relationship between the Martinez siblings. The first half of the season left us with a glimpse of Mariposa turning on her brother, who as we know likes to stalk and torture his victims. His latest infatuation […]

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Impact Wrestling Discussion Post: June 22nd, 2017

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 4:45pm

Tonight on Impact Wrestling, the GFW Women’s Champion Sienna and Laurel Van Ness team up to take on the team of the Knockouts Champion Rosemary and Allie. Read ImpactWrestling.com‘s preview to tonight’s show below: “It has been quite a journey for Allie since she arrived at IMPACT Wrestling in early 2016. Allie was initially brought […]

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Awesome Kong discusses Netflix’s GLOW Series

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 4:05pm

This week, the much anticipated and highly praised Netflix series GLOW will make its long awaited premiere! To help promote the show, Knockouts Champion turned actress Awesome Kong (who plays the role of Tamme on the show) sat down with Ring Rust Radio to discuss the original and Netflix GLOW series, her previous run with […]

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Feeling the ‘GLOW’

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 1:49pm
GLOW, the new series from Liz Flahive, Carly Mensch, and Orange Is the New Black creator Jenji Kohan, begins streaming on Netflix on Friday, taking its inspiration from GLOW: Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling.
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Five more names revealed for Mae Young Classic

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 9:41am

As we approach the much anticipated Mae Young Classic Women’s Tournament taking place this summer, more names of participants into the tournament are being revealed! Today an ESPN exclusive have confirmed the following five names: Tessa Blanchard: The daughter of Tully Blanchard (one of the legendary Four Horseman), the stepdaughter of NWA standout Magnum TA […]

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GLOW Review: Episode 1 (airing on Netflix on June 23) “Well … it’s not porn, so you know …”

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 7:30am

The good folks over at Netflix were kind enough to provide Diva-Dirt with advance media screeners for the new 10-episode series GLOW, which will be debut in full tomorrow. Starting today, Diva Dirt will present a daily review of each episode of the series, which was based on the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling that aired […]

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Today in History: Trish Stratus makes her in-ring debut

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 6:00am

On this day in history: June 22nd, 2000 | In her first official WWE match, Trish Stratus teamed with Test and Albert to take on Lita and the Hardy Boyz. Trish spent most of her time in the match taking punishment: she took a Twist of Fate, a Swanton Bomb and a moonsault, but she […]

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SmackDown Redux (June 20th, 2017): A silver lining

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 5:23pm

After a controversial finish for a milestone moment at Money In The Bank, all eyes were on the SmackDown Live women’s division. From start to (almost) finish, the women of the blue brand were on the screen – and it was definitely a treat, for the most part. The night starts off with Natalya, Charlotte […]

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NXT Discussion Post: June 21st, 2017

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 4:45pm

Tonight on NXT, Ember Moon makes her NXT return against Peyton Royce. Read WWE.com’s preview to tonight’s show below: “The NXT Universe learned a few weeks ago, during one of Peyton Royce and Billie Kay’s “iconic” iPhone videos at the WWE Performance Center, that Ember Moon has been cleared to return to the squared circle. […]

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10 Funniest Backstage Stories in WWE History

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 11:56am
The unpredictable nature of pro wrestling has led to some really humorous stories over the years and across promotions.
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Mariposa takes on Fenix tonight as the Cueto Cup continues

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 8:00am

The Cueto Cup continues on tonight’s Lucha Underground and our Luchadoras enter the fray as Mariposa faces off against Fenix. Lucha Underground has released a preview for tonight’s episode: “Get ready for another action packed round of the Cueto Cup in this week’s “Lucha Underground.” Tensions run high and emotions get hot this Wednesday, June […]

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Rosa Mendes on her transition from WWE Superstar to motherhood

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 7:18am

Earlier this year, Rosa Mendes announced her retirement from the WWE. Since then, the former Total Divas star has stayed busy through her health and fitness Totally Fit Mama App as well as being a mother to her daughter Jordan. In an interview with Ya JagOff Pittsburgh podcast, Rosa opens up about her decade run with […]

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Today in History: Matt Hardy proposes to Lita, but Kane has other ideas

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 6:00am

On this day in history: June 21st, 2004 | Lita found herself being proposed to in the middle of the ring by longtime boyfriend Matt Hardy, who had recently learned that she was pregnant. She was just about to accept when she was interrupted by Kane, who broke the news that the baby might be […]

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Money in the Bank Ladder rematches announced for next week’s SmackDown

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 7:21pm

Following the controversial fallout to Sunday’s historic Women’s Money in the Bank Ladder match, SmackDown General Manager Daniel Bryan has announced on tonight’s episode of SmackDown Live that a Women’s Money in the Bank ladder rematch will take place on next week’s SmackDown! .@WWEDanielBryan FINALLY found a solution… a SECOND Women's #MITB #LadderMatch will take […]

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Former president claims NWA is WWE property

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 6:50pm
The sale of the NWA brand to Smashing Pumpkins front man Billy Corgan may have hit a snag, under allegations that the NWA intellectual property (including the famed domed belt and promotional branding) may still belong to WWE as a holdover from an agreement signed nearly 20 years ago. In an appearance on Jim Cornette’s […]
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SmackDown Discussion Post: June 20th, 2017

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 4:45pm

Tonight on SmackDown Live. SmackDown General Manager Daniel Bryan makes his return and will address Carmella‘s controversial Money in the Bank win. Read WWE.com’s preview to tonight’s show below: “Though Daniel Bryan is likely excited about his return to Team Blue, The Beard has vowed to immediately address the controversy surrounding Carmella’s victory in the […]

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