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Today in History: Brie Bella vs. Kelly Kelly at Over the Limit 2011

10 hours 41 min ago

On this day in history: May 22nd, 2011 | At 2011’s Over the Limit, Brie Bella defended her Divas Championship against Kelly Kelly who, despite her popularity and constant presence in the Divas division, had yet to hold the title. The stage seemed to be set perfectly for Kelly’s first title win, but with Nikki […]

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Backlash Discussion Post

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 4:45pm

Tonight at Backlash, the SmackDown Women’s Champion Naomi, Charlotte Flair and Becky Lynch team up to take on The Welcoming Committee (Natalya, Carmella and Tamina). Read WWE.com‘s preview to tonight’s match below: The self-styled “Welcoming Committee” is about to get an introduction of their own to SmackDown LIVE’s newest alliance — however tentative it might […]

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Vote for the Star of the Week ending May 21st, 2017

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 2:00pm

Whose star shone brightest this week? You tell us! With our Star of the Week poll, we’ll pick the week’s top five women in wrestling and let you choose who is number one. This week’s poll will open Sunday and close on Monday afternoon. Let’s take a look at this week’s top five: Alicia Fox […]

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Backlash Predictions: Naomi, Charlotte Flair, and Becky Lynch vs. The Welcoming Committee

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 1:00pm

Tonight at Backlash, the SmackDown Women’s Champion Naomi, Charlotte Flair and Becky Lynch team up to take on The Welcoming Committee (Natalya, Carmella and Tamina). Which team will come out on top? The Diva Dirt team weighs in: Abir: The focus following this will probably be a Becky Lynch heel turn. She’s been hinting at […]

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Week ending May 21st, 2017

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 12:30pm

Each week, The Backpage will wrap up some of the smaller news stories, rumors, editorials and gossip making the rounds in women’s wrestling. Got a tip for next week? Send it in. * Former Impact Wrestling President Dixie Carter announces that she is working on a television project in Ireland. (Twiiter) * Emma announces she […]

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Sammii Jayne crowned the new Pro Wrestling Eve champion

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 11:27am

Over this past weekend, Rhia o’Reilly’s Pro Wrestling Eve championship went through its final days. 16 women have been competing in the tournament at the ‘Babes with the Power’ in Bethnal Green, London, and it was quite the night. After the first night, 7 women managed to get through to the semi finals, including Session Moth […]

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NXT TakeOver: Chicago in review: Same old story

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 7:30am

Asuka‘s tight grip on the championship has sent a once thriving division into complete chaos. Ember Moon, Nikki Cross, and Ruby Riot were the last beacons of hope to stop Asuka’s reign of terror. However, Ember withdrew from a hotly anticipated Fatal Four Way set for TakeOver: Chicago due to injury, leaving Nikki and Ruby […]

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Today in History: Jillian Hall vs. Melina at Judgment Day 2006

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 6:00am

On this day in history: May 21st, 2006 | Jillian Hall and Melina‘s match at Judgment Day 2006 was billed as a “grudge match” and, fittingly, the match was far from clean, filled with hair-pulls and chokes. Even the end was muddy, Jillian pinning Melina while the latter’s hand was holding the bottom rope. The […]

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TakeOver: Chicago Results: Asuka withstands Ruby Riot and Nikki Cross to retain the NXT Women’s Title

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 6:42pm

Asuka has met every challenger with a ferocious intensity that hasn’t been seen in NXT ever. She has now met 176 wins, according to Cageside Seats, in her more than 414 day reign as NXT Women’s Champion. Nikki Cross and Ruby Riot, meanwhile, were in a war with each other that spilled into the title […]

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Summer Rae opens up about her WWE career

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 6:08pm

Danielle Moinet, famously known as WWE’s Summer Rae, recently sat down with Sharp Magazine to discuss an array of topics. The conversation focuses on her career in WWE, her personal life and more. Below are the highlights: Summer was asked about her favorite storyline to be a part of, and said the following: “That’s a great question. […]

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NXT TakeOver: Chicago Discussion Post

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 4:45pm

Tonight at NXT TakeOver: Chicago, Asuka defends the NXT Women’s Title against Nikki Cross and Ruby Riot in a triple threat match. Read WWE.com‘s preview to tonight’s show below: NXT Women’s Champion Asuka’s attempt to eradicate her competition was successful in eliminating at least one challenger to the throne. As a result of a shoulder […]

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Main Event Redux (May 19th, 2017): Dana Brooke’s climb to redemption

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 3:57pm

Dana Brooke is working her way to the top of the roster one step at a time; sometimes she succeeds, other times she crumbles. This week, she attempts to overcome the power that is Nia Jax. If she succeeds, she’ll really put herself on the map. And if she fails, she’ll be just another statistic […]

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TakeOver: Chicago Predictions: Asuka vs. Nikki Cross vs. Ruby Riot for NXT Women’s Title

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 1:22pm

Tonight at NXT TakeOver: Chicago, Asuka defends the NXT Women’s Title against Nikki Cross and Ruby Riot in a triple threat match. Will a new champion be crowned? The Diva Dirt team weighs in: Abir: This used to be Asuka’s story, but now that she’s on the top, it’s become Ember‘s. Ever since she lost […]

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Pro Wrestling Eve ‘Babes with the Power’ Night One Results

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 1:17pm

After her Pro Wrestling Eve championship defense against Sammii Jayne at XWA 46 on March 12, Rhia o’Reilly suffered an injured leg and ankle. Although she has yet to relinquish the title, Pro Wrestling Eve was forced to declare a new champion, in the form of a tournament! And at today’s ‘Babes with the Power’ event, the […]

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Becky Lynch on wanting to add more humor to her character

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 12:56pm

Ahead of her six-woman tag match at Backlash, SmackDown Superstar Becky Lynch recently spoke with USA Today’s For the Win to discuss the chance of adding more comedy to her character, the addition of James Ellsworth to The Welcoming Committee and the possibilty of joining the Total Divas cast. Highlights of the interview below. On […]

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Total Divas season seven cast wishlist

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 12:19pm

Your Two Cents is our interactive feature where we ask for the opinions of our Twitter, Instagram and Facebook followers. This week, we’re asking this: Who would you like to see cast on the next season of Total Divas? We’ve read your responses on our social media pages and picked some of the best submissions to […]

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Impact Write-Up (May 18th, 2017): Another one bites the dust

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 10:06am

Hola Knockout fans and welcome to this week’s Impact Write-Up. The GFW Women’s Title continues to be on the spotlight as the reigning champion Sienna is set to defend her title against ODB. And why is ODB the number one contender? I mean, wouldn’t it make more sense for the previous GFW Women’s Champion Christina […]

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Today in History: Chyna vs. Lita at Judgment Day 2001

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 6:00am

On this day in history: May 20th, 2001 | At Judgment Day 2001, Chyna finally faced a woman she deemed fit to challenge her for her Women’s Title: Lita. Still, recognizing a worthy challenger didn’t make Chyna any more modest, as evidenced by the fact that she strode to the ring with peacock feathers framing […]

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Today in History: Stacy Keibler vs. Trish Stratus at Judgment Day 2002

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 6:00am

On this day in history: May 19th, 2002 | Trish Stratus, less than a week into her second Women’s Title reign, put the belt on the line against Stacy Keibler at Judgment Day 2002. Trish had Bubba Dudley in her corner, while Stacy had Devon Dudley and Batista in hers. As expected, the men factored […]

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Impact Wrestling Reaction: May 18th, 2017

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 4:47pm

Tonight on Impact Wrestling, Sienna defends the GFW Women’s Championship against ODB. Read ImpactWrestling.com‘s preview to tonight’s title match below: “There has been a shake-up in the Women’s Division of Global Force Wrestling, when Sienna took the GFW Women’s Championship away from Christina Von Eerie on May 4, 2017. Sienna proved that not only is […]

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