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Early days helped build up Rikishi
By CALEB SMITH - SLAM! Wrestling
The name Rikishi conjures up images of hapless wrestlers caught in a precarious position. Just when everything seems to be going wrong when facing Rikishi it can get much worse when he shoves his ample rump into his opponents face. Rikishi hasn't always been shoving his posterior into the snots of foes, in fact Solofa Fatu Jr. started on the undercard as a 19-year-old rookie trying to make a name for himself in the wrestling business.
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After 14 years, Cody Deaner gets to wrestle on home turf
By DON BIGGS - St. Thomas Times-Journal
Chris Gray has accumulated more than his fair share of bumps and bruises, but the professional wrestler wouldn’t have it any other way. For the past 14 years, Gray, who goes by the name of Cody Deaner in the ring, has been juggling careers and family responsibilities to pursue his dream.
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Raw: Will Cena and Lesnar face off before Night of Champions?
By NICK TYLWALK - SLAM! Wrestling
Amazingly, we’re just six days away from another WWE pay-per-view, and while Night of Champions sounds like it should be a prestigious event, it’s often pretty blah. Let’s hope tonight’s show from the Cajundome can spice things up. To Louisiana we go, live on USA.
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Clawmaster Zordani was a key part of the historian community
By GREG OLIVER - Producer, SLAM! Wrestling
The name Jim Zordani won't mean anything to most wrestling fans; even his online handle of Clawmaster won't ring many bells. But to wrestling historians, Zordani's death on Friday at the age of 50 is a kick to the gut.
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Total Divas: Funkadactyls' drama; Daniel Bryan's neck trauma; Nikki wants to be a mama
By BOB KAPUR - SLAM! Wrestling
On tonight's episode, the friendship between Trinity and Ariane is about as fragile as Daniel Bryan's neck. Meanwhile, since John Cena basically said "you can't see me" as a father to Nikki's children, she's figuring out a Plan B (that's "B" for "baby"). Is that best for business? Find out by reading the full recap below!
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WCW DVD designed to make you go 'Oh my God!'
By BLAINE VAN DER GRIEND - SLAM! Wrestling
The WWE’s DVD and Blu-ray, OMG: The Top 50 Incidents in WCW History was released in stores August 12, and looks back at some classic moments in wrestling history. The three-disc set is the sequel to the OMG: Top 50 moments in WWE History, which the company released in 2011, and for wrestling fans, it may bring back some fond, and perhaps some not-so-fond memories of the legendary promotion. SLAM! Wrestling exhaustively breaks down the DVD version of this set, piece by piece…
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SmackDown: Paige and AJ highlight Friday night
By JON WALDMAN -- SLAM! Wrestling
It's hard sometimes to get stoked for any television show on a Friday night, especially when it's one of the last nice weekends before the year (well, at least in Winnipeg), yet there's time to do something I haven't done in a while - review SmackDown.
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Agnew lays down The LAW on Tiny Talent Time
By CALEB SMITH - SLAM! Wrestling
Jason Agnew is best known in wrestling as the co-host of one of the most successful wrestling radio shows in North America, The LAW, otherwise known as Live Audio Wrestling. Each week Agnew and Dan Lovranski pass on all of the latest news about professional wrestling and mixed martial arts. Lately Agnew has been in the spotlight for another reason. He is the co-host of the rebooted and beloved Southern Ontario show Tiny Talent Time.
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Brother, the Hulkster's back in Montreal!
By PATRIC LAPRADE - SLAM! Wrestling
Hulk Hogan and Montreal have a love story that started almost 35 years ago and peaked in 2002 when the fans gave him a huge standing ovation. This weekend he's back for the Montreal Comic Con and talked about some of his highlights in town.
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Neville shocks, defies odds at NXT Takeover: Fatal 4 Way
By NOLAN HOWELL - SLAM Wrestling
Four men enter, one man leaves with the NXT Championship. Tonight on NXT Takeover: Fatal 4 Way, NXT Champion Adrian Neville defends his title in a match where he doesn't even have to be pinned to lose. Will Neville defy the odds against Tyson Kidd, Tyler Breeze, and Sami Zayn? Plus, the NXT Women's and Tag Team titles are on the line! All that and more on this special edition of NXT Takeover: Fatal 4 Way!
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Which of these matches from Sunday's WWE Night of the Champions are you most looking forward to?
  Lesnar vs Cena
  Reigns vs Rollins
  Sheamus vs Cesaro
  Paige vs AJ Lee vs Nikki Bella
  Usos vs Goldust & Cody Rhodes
  Mark Henry vs Rusev
  Ziggler vs The Miz
  Jericho vs Orton


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