Event Review: Ronin Pro Wrestling 6

In mid-May, a crowd once again filled the Broward College South Campus Gym to see the guest stars PJ Black and Chris Hero, as well as the extremely impressive roster of talent Ronin has in a night with some great high flying matches, boiling feuds and four matches that determined the finalists for the Ronin Pro […]

UFC 187: Johnson vs. Cormier – Shortcut predictions for the entire card

In the photo above: (L-R) Daniel “DC” Cormier, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson, UFC middleweight champion “The All-American” Chris Weidman, and “The Phenom” Vitor Belfort. The shadow of Jon “Bones” Jones looms large over the main event at UFC 187: Johnson vs. Cormier. After all, were it not for Jones’s serial bad decision making, it would be […]

UFC on Fox 15: Machida vs. Rockhold — Shortcut predictions for the entire card

UFC on Fox 15: Machida vs. Rockhold Prudential Center–Newark, NJ Fox main card: 8PM/5PM ET|PT Fox prelims: 6PM/3PM ET|PT UFC Fight Pass early prelims: 4:30PM/1:30PM ET|PT Through no fault of their own, the UFC are apparently undercutting their own pay-per-view, UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi, by airing an inarguably superior card just a week earlier. Granted, no titles are […]

Review: UPROAR Pro Wrestling presents First Strike 2015!

At the end of January I was finally able to attend a wrestling event outside of my hometown area of Miami. I ventured up to New Port Richey, a suburb of Tampa, to attend Uproar‘s 2015 kickoff event – First Stike. While I had seen the majority of the roster wrestle at different promotions, I was […]

UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano – Shortcut Predictions for the Entire Card

  I’m breaking protocol this time around: less pictures, stats, odds and… well, words. Here are my predictions for every fight at UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano, in five sentences or less per fight. MAIN CARD—Pay-Per-View—10PM/7PM ET|PT (C) “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey vs. #1 “Alpha” Cat Zingano – Were this to have occurred when it was originally […]

UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz — Preview/Predictions for the Entire Card

UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz January 31, 2015 – Las Vegas, NV PPV Main Card: 10 p.m./7 p.m. ET|PT Fox Sports 1 Prelims: 8 p.m./5 p.m. ET|PT UFC Fight Pass Prelims: 6:30 p.m./3:30 p.m. ET|PT For years, UFC fans have clamored for a legitimate superfight, and though they won’t exactly be getting one this weekend, there’s […]

Best of the Squared Circle: A 2014 Wrestling Observer Awards Ballot

By the time you read this the annual awards issue of Dave Meltzer’s Wrestling Observer Newsletter will be published. The Wrestling Observer Awards, which date back to 1980, are based on results of ballots submitted by subscribers of the newsletter. Aside from some awards that are exclusive to Japan, the Wrestling Observer Awards get more mainstream […]

College Football Bowl Preview Part 3

As we get closer to the New Year we are nearing the end of the college football bowl season. To see my previous predictions of this series click here for the first and here for second.   (19) Auburn (8-4) vs (18) Wisconsin (10-3) Outback Bowl, Tampa, FL, Raymond James Stadium, Thu., Jan. 1, 12:00 p.m. […]