Against The Mat – Web Exclusive – August 5th, 2020

We are back with a web exclusive, and shortened, version of the show this week due to various scheduling conflicts and technical difficulties. We have covered a number of pieces of news from the wide world of sports and how some are better at dealing with COVID, and a few details from the world ofContinue reading “Against The Mat – Web Exclusive – August 5th, 2020”

Against The Mat – July 29th, 2020

We are back this week with quite a bit of news from the worlds of pro-wrestling, mma, and other in the wide world of sports. We announced a new Greatest of All Time tournament and gave our predictions for the Qualifying Round of the NHL Playoffs. Download/Stream the latest episode and don’t forget to followContinue reading “Against The Mat – July 29th, 2020”

Web Exclusive Podcast: WCW Spring Stampede 1997

Drew & Ryan are back with another retro PPV review! This time we travel back to April of 1997 to check out WCW’s Spring Stampede! The main event sees DDP face Randy Savage in a No DQ match, a SINGLES match for the TAG TEAM titles, Rey Misterio Jr. being great, and a WHOLE BUNCHContinue reading “Web Exclusive Podcast: WCW Spring Stampede 1997”

Against The Mat – July 22nd, 2020

We are all back with a ton of news from the world of pro-wrestling, most of which being some results from the past weekend’s events; Impact’s Slammiversary and WWE’s Horror Show at Extreme Rules. We have our finals for the SummerSlam Greatest Match of All Time in the 2nd hour as well. Download or streamContinue reading “Against The Mat – July 22nd, 2020”

Against The Mat – July 15th, 2020

We are back this week with quite a bit of news and notes from the worlds of MMA and pro-wrestling, including UFC 251, the upcoming Horror Show, and a bit more. In the 2nd hour, we had our 2nd semi-final for the SummerSlam Greatest Match of All Time tournament. Stream/Download the latest episode and don’tContinue reading “Against The Mat – July 15th, 2020”

Web Exclusive Podcast: WWF Backlash 2001

Drew & Ryan return with another Web Exclusive retro review – this time looking back at the 2001 WWF Backlash! The first PPV post-WrestleMania X-Seven sees WWF Champion Steve Austin team with Intercontinental Champion Triple H to face the Tag Team Champions – The Brothers of Destruction. Shane McMahon jumps off things, Kurt Angle hasContinue reading “Web Exclusive Podcast: WWF Backlash 2001”

Against The Mat – July 1st, 2020

We are back this week with more news and notes from the world of pro-wrestling with more people speaking out, the repercussions for some of the accused, the COVID breakout at WWE, and a bit more. We cover our last first round match-up for the SummerSlam Greatest Match of All Time and are getting readyContinue reading “Against The Mat – July 1st, 2020”