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”

Web Exclusive Podcast: WWF In Your House: D-Generation-X

Ryan & Drew return with a review of the 1997 WWF PPV In Your House: D-Generation-X! We look back at the WWF in the direct aftermath of the Montreal Screwjob, the build of the Kane-Undertaker feud, the rise of The Rock & Steve Austin, and whole load of terribly booked matches and finishes. Check itContinue reading “Web Exclusive Podcast: WWF In Your House: D-Generation-X”

Against The Mat – June 24th, 2020

We are back with another week’s worth of news in the world of pro-wrestling, mostly concentrating on the people that have been #SpeakingOut on Twitter. In our second hour, we have our 3rd first-round match-up in the SummerSlam Greatest Match of All Time tourney and go over our impressions of the last part of TheContinue reading “Against The Mat – June 24th, 2020”

Against The Mat – June 17th, 2020

We are back this week with quite a bit of news and notes from the worlds of MMA and pro-wrestling in the first hour. In the second hour, we covered Backlash’s results, our 2nd match-up for the SummerSlam GMOAT, and the 4th part of the Undertaker: Last Ride docu-series. Download/Stream the latest episode and LikeContinue reading “Against The Mat – June 17th, 2020”

Against The Mat – June 10th, 2020

Back this week with more news and notes from the worlds of professional wrestling and MMA; a bit of a run down of some matches from NXT Takeover: In Your House from this past Sunday; and we have the first match-up in our SummerSlam Greatest Match of All Time (G.M.O.T.) tournament and our predictions forContinue reading “Against The Mat – June 10th, 2020”

Web Exclusive Podcast: InVasion 2001

Drew & Ryan return for another Web Exclusive PPV retro review podcast – this time revisiting the summer of 2001 and the Invasion! The most financially successful non-big 4 PPV is highlighted by a Jeff Hardy/RVD hardcore match, the “Inaugural Brawl” between Team WWF & The Alliance, and a bunch of other wacky stuff. CheckContinue reading “Web Exclusive Podcast: InVasion 2001”