Tag Archives: Wrestling

NFB Watches Wrestling #62: Smackdown (04/04/2002)

The future is now with this brand’s first proper show of the split era. It’s the 4th April 2002 (filmed on the 2nd) and we’re in the Blue Cross Arena of Rochester, New York for episode #137 of WWF Smackdown! … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #61: Raw (01/04/2002)

Stone Cold is still not here. Psych, April Fools! It’s the 1st of April 2002 and we’re in the Pepsi Arena of Albany, New York for episode #462 of WWF Raw! Your main event tonight: Kane vs X-Pac! So they … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #60: Smackdown (28/03/2002)

Please note, starting next week, NFB Watches Wrestling will move to Thursdays. The last show before the brand split becomes manifest, so the last chance for some horse-trading shenanigans. It’s the 28th March 2002 (filmed on the 26th) and we’re … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #59: Raw (25/03/2002)

The future of the WWF starts here because it’s Draft Day! It’s the 25th March 2002 and we’re in the Bryce Jordan Centre of Penn State College, Pennsylvania for episode #461 of WWF Raw! Your main event tonight: Triple H … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #58: Smackdown (21/03/2002)

We continue to fallout from Wrestlemania and the road to Backlash. It’s the 21st of March 2002 (filmed on the 19th) and we’re in the Corel Centre of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada for episode #136 of Smackdown! Your main event tonight: … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #57: Raw (18/03/2002)

It’s the night after the biggest show on WWF’s calendar, so you know what that means: Smarkamania baby! Or maybe not this long ago. It’s the 18th March 2002 and we’re in the Molsen Centre of Montreal, Canada for episode … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #56: Wrestlemania 18

Starting here, I am starting over. The first time I got into wrestling, when I was 14, I was passionately into it for a period of just over one year, from around February 2001 to April 2002. The latter part … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #55: WCPW World Cup Finals

65 matches in, three to go: we’re finally at the end of this tournament. It’s the 26th August 2017 and we’re in Sport Central of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne for the Finals of the WCPW Pro-Wrestling World Cup! Your main event tonight: the … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #54: NWA Shockwave Episode 1

The Powerrr might have gone out with the pandemic, but the NWA is still alive. It’s the 1st December 2020 and we’re in the Thunder Studios of Long Beach, California for the inaugural episode of NWA Shockwave! Your main event … Continue reading

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NFB Watches Wrestling #53: WWE Superstars (29/01/2016)

I think I’ve gone through all of the Network’s archive/vault shows, so let’s take in a newer version of a previous entry. It’s the 29th January 2016 and we’re in the AmericanAirlines Arena of Miami Florida for an episode of … Continue reading

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