Wrestling

Photos: UFC 225 Weigh-Ins at United Center in Chicago

Posted: June 8, 2018 at 8:29 pm   /   Professional Wrestling, Sports, Wrestling

Friday’s UFC 225 Weigh-Ins were not without controversy, as challenger Yoel Romero failed to make weight by .2 lbs. He weighed in at 185.2 and needed to be at 185. Because of the weight mishap, Romero’s fight against Robert Whittaker will no longer be for Whittaker’s title and Romero will lose 30% of his fight […]

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Photos: UFC 225 Media Day in Chicago

Posted: June 7, 2018 at 3:26 pm   /   Sports, Wrestling

UFC 225 will take place Saturday night at United Center in Chicago and festivities got underway today with Media Day, as the fighters squared off for the media while answering questions. Every fighter on the card was present including Robert Whitaker and Yoel Romero. The two will square off for the second time for Whittaker’s […]

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Interview: WWE Superstar Elias, ‘Raw’ in St. Louis Tonight (April 23)

Posted: April 23, 2018 at 11:07 am   /   Interviews, Wrestling

Go to any WWE event right now and the odds are you will hear the phrase, “Who wants to walk with Elias?” World Wrestling Entertainment Superstar Elias has quickly become one of the most popular wrestlers on the Raw roster, due to his signature phrase and his impromptu concerts in the middle of the ring. […]

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Preview: Monday Night Raw at Scottrade Center

Posted: April 20, 2018 at 8:03 am   /   Local, Wrestling

Cable television’s longest running episodic program, WWE Monday Night Raw returns to St. Louis on Monday, April 23. After last week’s Superstar Shakeup, Raw should be a very interesting show this week. Adding to that excitement, WWE stars Brock Lesnar and Ronda Rousey will be appearing live on Raw. Lesnar’s Raw appearances are sporadic at […]

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Bellator Returning to St. Louis Area April 13

Posted: January 29, 2018 at 1:54 pm   /   Local, Other St. Louis Sports, St. Louis Events, Wrestling

Bellator MMA Promotion will makes its long-awaited return to St. Louis on Friday, April 13. The only fight known at this time will feature High Ridge native and former Mizzou standout Michael Chandler against current champion Brett Primus. Primus (8-0) won the title against Chandler (17-4) last June at Bellator NYC after Chandler suffered a […]

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Interview: Dana White, UFC President

Posted: January 15, 2018 at 1:17 pm   /   Featured, Interviews, Other St. Louis Sports, Sports, Wrestling

Dana White is without a doubt one of the most popular faces in all of combat sports. The UFC President was in St. Louis on Sunday night, as his company made its long-awaited debut with UFC Fight Night. While the card had a couple mishaps with fights having to be cancelled due to fighter injuries, […]

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Interview: Tyron Woodley UFC Welterweight Champion, St. Louis Native

Posted: January 15, 2018 at 12:27 pm   /   Featured, Interviews, Other St. Louis Sports, Sports, Wrestling

If you were in attendance at the UFC’s first appearance in St. Louis on Sunday night, you know just how much St. Louis loves their champion, Tyron Woodley. Woodley, who grew up in Ferguson and wrestled for Mizzou has stayed true to his down-home roots despite becoming one of the most recognizable champions in the […]

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Interview: Titus O’Neil, WWE Superstar. WWE Live Comes to St. Louis Tonight (Friday, October 20)

Posted: October 20, 2017 at 8:36 am   /   Interviews, Local, Wrestling

Titus O’Neil, real name Thaddeus Bullard has been a mainstay on the WWE roster since 2009. The former Florida Gator football player has been a tag team champion as part of the team, Prime Time Players. O’Neil will be on the card Friday, October 20 when WWE Live comes to Scottrade Center. The show starts […]

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Wrestlemania 32 Just Got Awesome – Shane McMahon vs. Undertaker

Posted: February 25, 2016 at 11:09 am   /   Local, Wrestling

After Sunday, I had my doubts that this years’ Wrestlemania would be as grand as past Mania’s had been. WWE’s Fastlane was not only predictable, but besides a pair of matches from Kevin Owens/Dolph Ziggler and Chris Jericho/A.J. Styles, the payperview was a disappointment. As Monday Night Raw opened, I was hoping to find out […]

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Farewell, Bryan Danielson – Future WWE Hall-of-Famer

Posted: February 25, 2016 at 10:56 am   /   Local, Wrestling

Yes, wrestling is scripted. It’s a male soap opera. I know that. Since I was 5 years old, I’ve loved the sport. WWE has been a part of my life every Monday night and one Sunday a month for a pay per view, for over 20 years. Wrestlers come and go, and it’s not very […]

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