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Lackluster Backlash leaves pro wrestling fans frustrated

Backlash started with a superb opener that featured Seth Rollins successfully defending his Intercontinental title against The Miz Did the show have anything else worth watching?

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Major League Wrestling about to make its debut on the airwaves

A new wrestling company hits the airwaves Friday night at 8, as Court Bauer's Major League Wrestling debuts with “Fusion” on BeIN Sports.

The brainchild of former WWE writer Court Bauer, MLW is the resurrection of a promotion that ran from 2002-2004.

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Pro wrestling legend Bruno Sammartino dies at 82

WWE Hall of Famer Bruno Sammartino, known for holding a championship belt longer than anyone, died Wednesday morning. He was 82.

Sammartino held World Wide Wrestling Federation titles for than 11 years (4,040 days) over two separate runs.

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Ronda Rousey steals the show at Wrestlemania 34 in New Orleans

Going into Wrestlemania 34 in New Orleans, some fans were concerned about Ronda Rousey and if she would be able to hold up her end of the high-profile match she was in. Those concerns were proven to be unfounded as she more than held her own in a match that many agreed was the highlight of Wrestlemania 34.

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WWE's 'Luscious' Johnny Valiant killed crossing street in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Former professional wrestling champion "Luscious" Johnny Valiant has died after being struck crossing a street in a Pittsburgh suburb.

The Allegheny County medical examiner says in a statement that 71-year-old Thomas Sullivan died Wednesday morning at a hospital. He was struck just before 5:30 a.m.

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Daniel Bryan cleared for WWE in-ring return after recovering from head and brain injuries

On Feb. 8, 2016, Daniel Bryan announced his retirement from in-ring competition because of head and brain injuries suffered over his years of pro wrestling. After more than two years of tests and struggles to make it back, the WWE cleared his return Tuesday.

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