Ten Questions for Bruce Mitchell(Pro Wrestling Torch) prior to WrestleMania 36 coming up this Saturday and Sunday

Posted by Andy Durham on April 2, 2020 at 4:08 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Ten Questions for Bruce Mitchell, from the Pro Wrestling Torch/PWTorch.com and a very good time to be catching up with Bruce, the long-time writer and reporter for the Torch, and now-retired Greensboro elementary school teacher, most recently at Archer Elementary School…Bruce Mitchell, a Durham, N.C. native and forever fan of Duke Blue Devils athletics and …Read the Rest…

Roman Reigns will not Wrestle at WrestleMania 36 due to Coronavirus/COVID-19 concerns:Now “Who’s Next” for Bill Goldberg???(Braun Strowman)

Posted by Andy Durham on March 26, 2020 at 11:58 pm under Professional | Read the First Comment

**********Roman Reigns will not Wrestle at WrestleMania 36 due to Coronavirus/COVID-19 concerns:Now “Who’s Next” for Bill Goldberg???********** (Somebody needs to check and see if J.P. Mundy is available.) ++++++++++Pro Wrestling Sheet and WrestlingInc.com on top of this breaking story.++++++++++ from www.wrestlinginc.com: Roman Reigns Reportedly Out Of WrestleMania 36 Match It was only a matter of …Read the Rest…


Two WWE Wrestling Stars Quarantined Due to Coronavirus/COVID-19 Health Concerns

Posted by Andy Durham on March 24, 2020 at 3:36 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Word coming in today from WrestlingInc.com: WWE Superstars Dana Brooke and Rey Mysterio are currently in quarantine due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to Dave Meltzer on Wrestling Observer Radio. Brooke was pulled from the match because she’s currently sick and in quarantine. WWE officials did not want to take any chances with her, so …Read the Rest…

Should we cease/stop all competitive sports as the COVID-19 Pandemic Surges???

Posted by Andy Durham on March 23, 2020 at 1:20 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Was at the outdoor basketball court on Sunday, and getting in the regular Sunday afternoon workout which all started back in 1980, and today there were others out there also getting in a few shots, but nobody really seemed to be all that enthralled with cranking up any games, and that may have been a …Read the Rest…

WWE’s WrestleMania 36 for April 5 is still a GO, but will it be a show that will go with NO fans allowed to attend???:Update with location moved to WWE Performance Center and NO Fans allowed in!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on March 16, 2020 at 2:44 pm under Professional | Read the First Comment

WrestleMania Update In coordination with local partners and government officials, WrestleMania and all related events in Tampa Bay will not take place. However, WrestleMania will still stream live on Sunday, April 5 at 7 pm ET on WWE Network and be available on pay-per-view. Only essential personnel will be on the closed set at WWE’s …Read the Rest…


Rob Gronkowski has signed with WWE and he will be on the FOX 8 Smackdown Show on March 20, plus he will also make an appearance at WrestleMania 36

Posted by Press Release on March 11, 2020 at 1:52 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

**********SmackDown on WGHP FOX 8, Fridays from 8-10pm…..********** from www.wrestlinginc.com: Gronk is reportedly headed to WrestleMania 36. by Marc Middleton Former NFL player and WWE celebrity friend Rob Gronkowski has signed with WWE and is set to appear at WrestleMania 36 next month, according to The Wrap. The former New England Patriots tight end has …Read the Rest…

Talking with “The King of the Ring Reporters”, Bruce Mitchell from the Pro Wrestling Torch:AEW, WWE, ROH, Impact, MLW, CWF, PWX, NWA and more

Posted by Andy Durham on July 10, 2019 at 9:29 pm under Audio, Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

Part I from our talk today with Bruce Mitchell from the Pro Wrestling Torch, and we were at the Sheetz Convenience Store on Spring Garden Street, here in Greensboro, N.C. AEW, WWE, ROH, Impact, and more CLICK BELOW for the video show(Part I), with Bruce Mitchell from the PWTorch.com… Part II with Bruce Mitchell from …Read the Rest…

WWE Referee Charles Robinson trying to locate his “Horror Movie” memorabilia:What ‘Little Naitch’ had, is now GONE!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on July 1, 2019 at 12:33 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from Joe Marusak, at the Charlotte Observer, talking about ‘Little Naitch’ Charles Robinson and parts of his memorabilia collection that were stolen from a storage unit down in Charlotte….Charles Robinson is long-time WWE referee, a former main-event ref for WCW, and has been best friends with Ric Flair for many years… Robinson had a huge …Read the Rest…

WWE names Paul Heyman to run RAW and Eric Bischoff will now be in charge of SmackDown Live

Posted by Andy Durham on June 27, 2019 at 11:28 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from www.wwe.com: WWE® NAMES PAUL HEYMAN AND ERIC BISCHOFF EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS Stamford, Conn…WWE today announced that it has named Paul Heyman as Executive Director of Monday Night Raw and Eric Bischoff as Executive Director of SmackDown Live, newly created positions reporting directly to WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon. In their executive roles, Heyman and …Read the Rest…

Talking with Bruce Mitchell from the Pro Wrestling Torch about AEW’s “Double or Nothing”, Ric Flair, Ashley Massaro, Dalton Castle, ROH, WOS, Brad Anderson, John Hitchcock/Anderson-Ryan video and more

Posted by Andy Durham on May 23, 2019 at 9:57 pm under Audio, Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

Add-in here for your sports entertainment value…. CLICK HERE for the Brad Anderson-Jacob Ryan shoot match where Brad Anderson took out Ryan….Interesting video… With Bruce Mitchell today/Thursday at the Sheetz convenience store on Spring Garden Street, in Greensboro, N.C. and we got to talking about everything that is ‘wrestling under the planet’, including the “Best …Read the Rest…

Wrestling Fan attacks Bret “The Hitman” Hart at WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony:Video shows fan entering ring/stage area and tackling Hart

Posted by Andy Durham on April 8, 2019 at 6:44 pm under Audio, Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

Check out this clip from Saturday night’s WWE Hall of Fame Induction ceremony, where a CRAZY fan rushes into the ring/stage area and tackles Bret “The Hitman” Hart, as Hart is making his induction speech… The charged up fan takes Bret and Natayla Hart to the canvas, and security and other wrestlers rush in and …Read the Rest…


‘The Undertaker’ underpaid???:I don’t think so, he is charging $25,000 per hour for public appearances

Posted by Andy Durham on February 21, 2019 at 3:29 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Here are some of the headlines that have come out since ‘The Undertaker’/Mark Calloway started charging $25,000 per hour for non-WWE appearances…. (They call him the “Dead Man” and one thing is for certain, his bank account is certainly not dead.) Those Headlines: Undertaker Charging $25,000 Per Hour For Non-WWE Appearances THE UNDERTAKER COMMANDING HUGE …Read the Rest…

WWE Wrestler Glenn Jacobs elected Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee

Posted by Press Release on August 2, 2018 at 11:53 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

CLICK HERE, where you can see the Glenn Jacobs interview video on his election to Mayor of Knox County, Tennessee….from WFMY NEWS 2.com….Click On to see the interview with Kane/Glenn Jacobs…. Glenn Jacobs, known as WWE wrestler Kane, is new Knox County mayor Glenn Jacobs, the East Tennessee businessman who’s gained fame as WWE wrestler …Read the Rest…

Former Cameron kid arrested in Concord for DUI:WWE wrestler Jeff Hardy wrecks his Cadillac and takes a step backwards in his battle vs. life

Posted by Andy Durham on March 13, 2018 at 11:16 am under High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

The kid from Cameron and former Union Pines High School football player, Jeff Hardy, is in trouble with the law again….Hardy has been arrested numerous times over the past ten years, while wrestling for WWE, TNA and other professional wrestling groups/organizations….Jeff always seems like he is going to get his stuff together, but then things …Read the Rest…

Jack Swagger/Jake Hager was in WWE and now headed to MMA/Bellator Fighting

Posted by Andy Durham on November 13, 2017 at 7:31 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Jake Hager, known as Jack Swagger in World Wrestling Entertainment, has made the move to Bellator Fighting and Swagger/Hager is now going full time into Mixed Martial Arts/MMA… Now in Bellator MMA, Swagger/Hager has left behind his life as a professional wrestler and you may remember his days in the WWE, where he won several …Read the Rest…

Ric Flair 30 for 30 ‘Nature Boy’ looked like WWE production instead of ESPN production and what is a “30 for 30”???

Posted by Andy Durham on November 8, 2017 at 11:54 am under Professional | 4 Comments to Read

Watched it last night and the ESPN 30 for 30, ‘Nature Boy’, on Ric Flair looked to me to be more like a WWE production than a program produced by ESPN….Sort of made me feel like I was watching the WWE Network, which I have not caught yet…. Lots of Triple H/Paul Michael Levesque, Stephanie …Read the Rest…

Former WWE wrestler passes away at age 47

Posted by Press Release on April 18, 2017 at 2:14 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from the World Wrestling Entertainment web site at, www.wwe.com: WWE is saddened to learn that Matt Anoa’i, known to fans as Rosey, has passed away at age 47. The son of WWE Hall of Famer Sika and older brother of WWE Superstar Roman Reigns, Rosey grew up in the legendary Anoa’i wrestling dynasty. He debuted …Read the Rest…


Why Steve Corino left ROH for WWE? It had to be for that announcing job down the road!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on December 5, 2016 at 11:22 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Steve Corino has left Ring of Honor Wrestling for the WWE and the word is he will be working at the WWE Performance Center/Training Center and when you go to work there, you are supposed to be training up-and-coming wrestlers… Corino leaves Ring of Honor, where he worked with Kevin Kelly and they formed one …Read the Rest…

WWE Hall of Famer and one of Bruce Mitchell’s favorite wrestling people/managers, Mr. Fuji gone at age 82(RIP)

Posted by Andy Durham on August 28, 2016 at 5:03 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

WWE Hall of Famer Mr. Fuji (Harry Fujiwara) has died at age 82….Mr. Fuji was a very good wrestler and an outstanding professional wrestling manager and he will be missed by Bruce Mitchell and others that write about and cover the field of sports entertainment…Bruce Mitchell with over 30 years of writing for the Pro …Read the Rest…

Former Greensboro Grasshoppers opponents become WWE combatants on Monday Night Raw

Posted by Andy Durham on July 1, 2016 at 10:24 am under Professional | Read the First Comment

Some of you might find this a bit interesting… This past Monday night the WWE was in Tampa, Florida, not too far from the home of the Philadelphia Phillies farm team, the Clearwater Threshers…. WWE had a few early matches on the card, so they brought in some local independent pro wrestlers to be jobbers/enhancement …Read the Rest…