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BCW: The Right Combination

By Bryan Revello, Editor in Chief As the NYC independent wrestling scene continues to thrive, more and more new companies are popping up left and right. A higher standard of quality is beginning to trend as the norm and if you’re like me, many of these companies are worth spending your hard earned dollars on. Most recently, I attended an ... Read More »

WOW! Time to Check out Warriors of Wrestling

It has been a fun journey covering local independent wrestling this past year. I’ve always endorsed the Northeastern U.S. and more specifically, NYC, as being a place that offers so many great options for pro wrestling enthusiasts. Wrestling shows at MSG are special but the charm and personal touch of a small independent show is hard to replicate. Broadening my ... Read More »

Sexism on Display at Wrestling Show in Brooklyn after NYS Athletic Commission stops Intergender Match

By Bryan Revello, Editor in Chief This past Friday night, sexism reared its ugly head at an independent wrestling event in Brooklyn, NY. Fortunately, justice prevailed and gender equality was respected by the show’s end. ‘Empire State of Mind’ was a show co-promoted by local companies Tier 1 Wrestling and Warriors of Wrestling and featured some of New York’s top ... Read More »

Tier 1 Wrestling Celebrates Their One Year Anniversary

By Bryan Revello, Editor-in-Chief Last December, New York Sportscene featured a review of Tier 1 Wrestling calling it the “best new Indy you’ve never heard of.” Since that time, the New York City based independent wrestling company continues to impress fans having just celebrated their one year anniversary with a great show on July 10th in Brooklyn. Tier 1 Wrestling ... Read More »

Welcome to the Wrestlers’ Laboratory

The Wrestlers’ Laboratory is a new and experimental wrestling company based in New York City. The brainchild of Tier 1 Wrestling’s Social Media Content Creator Chris Ruiz, this exciting promotion aims to highlight in their words “fresh faces having new matches” and they delivered exactly what they claimed. The first-ever show entitled “Volume 1” took place on July 10th in ... Read More »

Tier 1 Wrestling Results from Brooklyn, NY

Tier 1 Wrestling Presents 'One Year Later...' Sunday July 10th, 2016 Brooklyn, NY THE "VISIONARY" RIGS ANOTHER VICTORY The opening contest of our stacked one year anniversary event was an impromptu one. The man who won Tier 1 Wrestling's first official match, FEDERATED's VsK, demanded competition. As the saying goes, be careful what you wish for. 'The Visionary' got competition ... Read More »

UPW Red, White, & Bruised Results 7/11/15 from Rochester, NY

UPW returned to the Eagles Club in Rochester, New York Saturday July 11th for Red, White, and Bruised. New champions defended their titles, Several new stars made their debuts, One star returned to the company after an 8-year absence, and there were some heated grudge matches on the road to Headlocks & Homeruns 4. Here’s a recap of all the ... Read More »

Local New Yorker Jackson Smart submits video for WWE Tough Enough…as a Manager

Local New Yorker and pro wrestling manager Jackson Smart claims to be "smart enough to be tough enough." What exactly does that mean? It all starts with World Wrestling Entertainment, commonly referred to as WWE. The WWE has recently revitalized "Tough Enough," a reality based television competition that will help them find their next WWE Superstar (aka pro wrestler) by reviewing video submissions sent in from ... Read More »