UK Wrestling

Jon Stewart Took Up Wrestling And It Was Incredible (And Painful)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Comedy

52-year-old host of 'The Daily Show' Jon Stewart isn't exactly the kind of guy you'd expect to be able to floor a professional wrestler but then this ...

Royal Ramblings on Tour: Southside Live

Danny Stone | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Southside put simply, deliver a brilliant, well-booked show with awesome talents. We got more than our money's worth and were so impressed we've booked to go again.

Royal Ramblings Meets the Alpha Female

Danny Stone | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

She is one of the most powerful, talented and experienced women in wrestling the world over. Jazzy Bi aka The Alpha Female, has wowed crowds across Europe and Japan. In the UK for some special appearances, she found time to sit down with us and talk about her past, present and future. Make sure to follow the Alpha Female because as ever, she has big things ahead of her.

Royal Ramblings on Tour: RevPro Live

Danny Stone | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Romero was magnificent, his stiff kicks prompting full-throated 'Rocky' chants. An intelligent wrestler, he wove a good story with Bodom, including plenty of pops and notably Romero clinging spider like to the ropes to avoid offences from his opponent.

#SayYesMadonna Urges Pop Queen To Change Her Mind About Wrestler

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Madonna has become involved in one of her most bizarre public disputes ever, after denying a Scottish wrestler the rights to one of her hits to use as...

Royal Ramblings Meets Ric Flair

Danny Stone | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

He's the stylin', profilin', limousine riding, jet flying, kiss-stealing, wheelin' n' dealin' son of a gun...

Everyone Is Talking About This Revenge Porn Wrestling Scandal

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK

It's a bizarre suspected love triangle involving heavily muscled and tattooed wrestlers that most of Britain has never heard of, so why is the entire ...

Royal Ramblings Meets Noam Dar

Danny Stone | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Noam Dar is one of the most exciting and dynamic wrestlers on the UK independent scene. A regular on the cards of the top British promotions, he is a major draw. Having been seen on Challenge TV's TNA British Boot Camp, there's no doubt in our minds that with talent like his, Noam will soon be seen entertaining the fans on TV again before long...

Royal Ramblings Meets Bobby Lashley

Danny Stone | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Lashley showed us that not only is he a master of the ring but of the business. Thoughtful, intelligent, creative and passionate, TNA have a star of which they can and should be proud...

Royal Ramblings: Insane Fight Club II

Danny Stone | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Big and bold, touching and personal, dramatic, comedic and ultimately great TV, ICW recently returned in emphatic style to BBC for 'Insane Fight Club II'.

Royal Ramblings Meets MDA Promotions

Danny Stone | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Across Britain the wrestling landscape is flourishing. Promotions are thriving, events selling out and more frequently we fans are getting to meet and greet our wrestling heroes. MDA Promotions is one of those companies helping to make wrestling fan dreams come true...

Royal Ramblings: Previewing TNA's UK Tour

Danny Stone | Posted 19.01.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Having shown considerable affection for the UK, TNA are a hair's breadth away from returning to British shores to entertain British fans, and they're bringing the best.

Royal Ramblings Meets Vince Russo

Danny Stone | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Vince Russo is one of the best known creative minds in the wrestling world. We were honoured to spend some time with the wrestling supremo and to learn from him. What strikes you most immediately about Vince is his decency...

Royal Ramblings on Tour: IPW Live

Danny Stone | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

IPW puts on high quality events and generate a positive atmosphere. There is no question that it was worth the drive, the investment of time and money. Sabre Junior and Scurll spoke to the crowd before they exited the ring, with the former saying the UK scene is hot at the moment. Judging by IPW's standards, it's on fire.

Royal Ramblings Talk GFW with Jeff Jarrett

Danny Stone | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Global Force Wrestling is not just set to take the world by storm, it is already doing so. Fundamentally changing the approach to how wrestling works, this inspiring new brand is the brainchild of wrestling hero Jeff Jarrett who talked us through their plans...

Royal Ramblings: The IPW:UK Experience

Danny Stone | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

The birth of IPW:UK and its subsequent growth and success is a compelling story, one which promoter and IPW founder Daniel Edler recounted for us. Having worked for wrestling news sites making "a decent living for a 15 year old at the time", Daniel decided to volunteer to help out acquaintances that were running wrestling shows...

Royal Ramblings Meets Rampage Brown

Danny Stone | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

TNA's British Boot Camp 2 reaches its climax this Sunday on Challenge TV at 9pm. In advance of the final, we spoke with the hopefuls about their past, present and future. Rampage Brown has been a standout competitor from day one. With an immense physique, unquestionable talent and superb in-ring ability, he is a most formidable challenger for the TNA crown.

Royal Ramblings Meets Dixie Carter

Danny Stone | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

As a promoter, business woman, manager and mother it is clear to see where her tenacious company gets its inspirational work ethic from and whilst she may fulfil numerous roles it's easy to summarise Dixie Carter in three short words: a class act.

Royal Ramblings Meets Mark Andrews

Danny Stone | Posted 01.02.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

TNA's British Boot Camp 2 reaches its climax this Sunday on Challenge TV at 9pm. In advance of the final, we spoke with the hopefuls about their past, present and future. High Flyer Mark Andrews has impressed throughout the competition and won us over again with his wit, charm and honesty.

Royal Ramblings: TNA Boots-Up

Danny Stone | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

For those that haven't been glued to Challenge TV at 9pm every Sunday night for the past month or so (or indeed been reading our various blogs on the subject), you will have missed what has been a tremendous showcase of British wrestling talent. TNA has been affording an incredible platform to some of the UK's biggest wrestling stars and they in turn have been "maximising their minutes"...

Time for a Change

James Carr | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Sport
James Carr

My originally scheduled opponent for GPW was 'Dangerous' Damon Leigh. He could not make it as his wife went into labour shortly before the show - I am pleased to confirm that 'Dangerous' Daddy Leigh now has a beautiful baby girl - congratulations to you both! However it did leave JC Thunder with no opponent...

Royal Ramblings: Certificate PG

Danny Stone | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

We were lucky enough to spend some time with and learn from a BBFC examiner whose job it is to sit and review TNA and WWE content before it goes out for distribution (imagine that, being paid to watch wrestling!) and found the classification process to be impressively thorough and robust.

Royal Ramblings: The Living Legacy of Sting

Danny Stone | Posted 24.01.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Mark 23 November 2014 in your calendars as the day WWE made history once again and completed a circle that began with the purchase of WCW. During the Survivor Series Pay-Per-View, the iconic Sting made his debut in a WWE ring and solidified himself legendary status as one of the greatest wrestlers to have ever lived.

Royal Ramblings Meets SoCal Val

Danny Stone | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

In the UK for guest appearances at leading conventions in Cardiff and Milton Keynes, we were lucky enough to have the opportunity to ask her some questions about her career both past and future...

Royal Ramblings: The UK Indy Scene - Who's Next? (Part 2)

Danny Stone | Posted 10.01.2015 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

As we mull over TNA's British Boot Camp 2 UK final, we look at some of those that have made the final cut, some that haven't and others that are touring the independent circuit across the UK. Who will be the next breakout star?