2015 Mid-Way Review Part One – The Worst Booking Decisions

When Sheamus claimed the Money In The Bank briefcase it surprised many and the reaction since has mainly been one of apathy. It isn’t that Sheamus is a terrible wrestler or that his heel character is unbelievable, but before Elimination Chamber many expected that he would win the Intercontinental title and few would have had […]

Is WWE In Crisis Or Are There Reasons To Be Cheerful?

This week Monday Night Raw viewing figures were down for the second consecutive week since Extreme Rules. The average viewing audience was down by 183,000 from the previous week which had been down 282,000 on the week prior. The numbers were the lowest for a regular episode of Raw for more than two years. There […]

The Five-Count: It’s A New Day, Yes It Is

Ladies and gents, welcome back to another edition of The Five-Count! I missed writing a new one last weekend due to Extreme Rules, but am certainly glad to be back with another weekly breakdown. To start off, I’ll share my quick thoughts on Extreme Rules 2015. Going in to the pay-per-view, I was really excited […]

Option C – Intercontinental Championship Match

With Daniel Bryan’s health playing an issue again in his involvement with a title match, it seems we are left with a bit of mystery as to the fate of the Intercontinental Championship. WWE is left with a decision that won’t be made until the last minute. An announcement best saved for the kick-off show […]

Breaking Down Wrestlemania 31

I don’t know about you but I am still buzzing from last night’s Wrestlemania. For the first time, in a long time I found myself saying out loud last night “that was actually a really awesome Wrestlemania”. Yes there were some questionable choices on WWE’s part with some of the booking, but if I sit […]

It’s Official, It’s The Worst WrestleMania Build Up Ever

A couple of Raw episodes back I wrote about a few of the things going wrong with the build up to WrestleMania. This is WWE so you always have decisions that leave you shaking your head in disbelief, but I still thought deep down that after this week’s Raw, the last before the big night, […]

Will Triple H’s Ego Allow Sting His ‘Mania Moment?

Last week I wrote about how this year’s WrestleMania build up has been terrible, well this week’s Raw has done nothing to improve it. Unbelievably (or perhaps not) Bad News Barrett was pinned yet again and although he got the win this week Cesaro was humiliated by Torito afterwards. Remember in WWE titles are for […]

Bad News Barrett Gives Injury Update; Solomon Crowe Injured At Live Event

Bad News Barrett Interview Bad News Barrett recently spoke with The Miami Herald to discuss his recovery from injury, which Superstars he enjoys watching as a fan, why Vince McMahon & JBL are heroes of his, and more. In the following excerpt, Barrett gives the latest in his recovery from the shoulder injury that sidelined […]

Bad News Barrett Injury Update; Barrett, Cesaro & NXT Talent Break Down The 2014 World Cup

Bad News Barrett Injury Update After suffering a separated shoulder during this week’s Smackdown tapings, Bad News Barrett posted the following to Twitter: Thanks for the tweets. Shoulder is beat up, but it's not the end of the world. Getting X-rays tomorrow, I'll know more then. #BNB — Bad News Barrett (@WadeBarrett) June 25, 2014 […]