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Rob, Chris & Garth provide you with watch-alongs to the worst and best matches in Pro-Wrestling, spanning WWE, WCW, TNA, ROH, NJPW and so many more! Subscribe to the Podcast: https://linktr.ee/PodManiaPodcastsCheck out the Website: https://www.podmania.co.ukBuy our Merch: https://teespring.com/en-GB… read more

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204: Owen Hart vs. Shawn Michaels, Brock Lesnar vs. Kurt Angle & Warrior vs. Hogan!

March 5th, 2021

1:45:52

The Wheel Giveth, and The Wheel Taketh Away!

Rob, Garth and Chris are faced once more with the Random Match Generator Wheel, and end up with another eclectic selection!

This week, the wheel vomits up an In Your House …

203: Roode vs. Itami, Ibushi vs. Yoshihiko, Vader vs. Sting & Danielson vs. Morishima Watchalong!

February 26th, 2021

1:44:45

Rob, Garth and Chris once again leave their match watchalongs down to the fate of the Random Match Generator Wheel, and end up with an interesting selection!

This week, the wheels giveth another Ring of Honor Danielson …

202: Cactus Jack vs. Sting, CM Punk vs. John Cena & Danielson vs. McGuinness Watchalong!

February 19th, 2021

1:45:12

SPIN THE WHEEL...WATCH...the matches?

Rob, Garth and Chris have chosen 5 matches each, and put them on a Random Match Generator, leaving their choices very much up to fate!

This week, the wheel throws up a frenetic Falls …

201: WWE Tables, Ladders & Chairs 2013 Watchalong!

February 12th, 2021

3:02:13

IT'S RANDOM PPV FRIDAY!

With Garth otherwise engaged, Rob and Chris leave their watchalong in the hands of a random PPV generator - and we could have …

200: WWF Royal Rumble 1992 Match Watchalong!

February 5th, 2021

1:44:30

Rob, Chris & Garth are back for the monumental 200th episode of the PodMania Podcast!

The lads go back in time to perhaps the most stacked Rumble …

199: WWE Men's Royal Rumble Match 2021 Watch Along!

February 2nd, 2021

1:12:32

The lads are back for the second of a 2 part special edition Watch Along Podcast, checking out the Royal Rumble 2020!

With it being the most anticipated event of the WWE's year, the boys decided to watch both Rumble …

198: WWE Women's Royal Rumble Match 2021 Watch Along!

February 1st, 2021

1:18:32

Rob & Garth are back for the first of a 2 part special edition Watch Along Podcast, checking out the Royal Rumble 2021!

With it being the most anticipated event of the WWE's year, the boys watch both Rumble matches, …

197: PodMania Rewind: WWE Royal Rumble 2018 Review!

January 28th, 2021

50:19

Due to unforseen circumstances we can't do our watchalong of the 1992 Royal Rumble as planned...

...however...

We look back into the PodMania archives and find Garth & Rob's review of the Royal Rumble 2018, a Rumble …

196: Royal Rumble Undercard Special: Cena vs. AJ, Hart Brothers vs. The Quebecers & Wyatt vs. Bryan Watchalong!

January 22nd, 2021

1:49:41

It's Rumble Season!

With the Royal Rumble 2021, and the anniversary of PodMania, just 10 days away, the lads look back at some of the best of the undercard of Royal Rumble's past; matches that are sometimes forgotten due …

195: MCMG vs. Generation Me, Nakajima vs. KENOH & Joe vs. Kobashi Watchalong!

January 15th, 2021

1:56:56

The lads are back for more watchalong shenanigans, in what might be considered their smarkiest episode yet!

From an outstanding a tag team spotfest from two of the most influential tag teams of the modern generation to …

194: John Huber Tribute Special Watchalong!

January 8th, 2021

1:34:57

In Memory of John Huber (1979-2020)

As tribute to John Huber/Brodie Lee/Luke Harper, the boys look back at some of his classic matches from his career, looking at just how good a performer he really was.

Join us as we …

193: PodMania End of Year Awards & Hall of Fame Class 2020!

December 31st, 2020

2:25:30

You spoke and we listened!

Your votes for the PodMania End of Year Awards have been counted and the results are here! Rob, Garth and Chris run down …

192: The Golden Lovers vs. Okada & Ishii, The King of the Road Match & TLC 2000 Watchalong!

December 18th, 2020

1:22:37

Rob and Chris join you for the last watchalong before Christmas, providing three Garth-less matches to enjoy.

From an outstanding tag main event, to a …

191: NXT Fight Pit, Austin Aries vs. The Brian Kendrick & Edge vs. Mick Foley Watchalong!

December 11th, 2020

1:16:18

Rob, Chris and Garth are here once again to fill you full of pre-Christmas cheer with their three watchalong matches for this week.

From the a modern …

190: Kenny Omega vs. Pentagon Jr., Jeff Hardy vs. Sting & Adam Cole vs. AJ Styles Watchalong!

December 4th, 2020

1:27:30

With Rob falling foul of his awful computer and internet combination, Chris and Garth go rogue this week, selecting three more random watchalong …

189: NXT North American Ladder Match, Vader vs. Shamrock & Takahashi vs. Dragon Lee Watchalong!

November 28th, 2020

1:42:24

Slightly later than our usual Friday release, we are back with three more random matches to watch and chat utter crap over!

From a Meltzer 5 star …

188: Survivor Series Special - Undertaker vs. Hogan, Bret vs. Diesel & Team Austin vs. Team Bischoff Watchalong!

November 20th, 2020

1:47:45

The team is reunited as they embark on a Survivor Series Special watchalong!

From one of the best Survivor Series Elimination Matches ever, to two completely contrasting WWF Championship matches from completely …

187: Tag Team Special - Grizzled Young Veterans vs. Moustache Mountain, AMW vs. XXX & #DIY vs. The Revival Watchalong!

November 13th, 2020

1:48:18

With Garth abandoning them to drink cyber beers with his 'real friends,' the tag team of Rob & Chris embark on a Tag Team special watchalong!

From an iconic 2-out-of-3-Falls match, to a match with a moment that will …

186: John Cena vs. Umaga, CM Punk vs. Daniel Bryan & Suzuki vs. Goto Watchalong!

November 6th, 2020

1:47:16

Rob, Chris & Garth introduce the best way to wipe away those post-Halloween blues; 3 random matches to watchalong with!

Join them once more as …

185: Guerrero vs. Mysterio, WALTER vs. Thatcher & Galloway vs. Lashley Watchalong!

October 30th, 2020

1:29:48

Rob, Chris & Garth are back with another 3 random matches to watchalong with!

Join them as they take a walk through the archives of wrestling history with a Halloween thriller from 1997, a forgotten TNA main event …

184: Flair & Razor vs. Perfect & Savage, Wyatts vs. The Shield & The Undertaker vs. Batista Watchalong!

October 24th, 2020

1:41:09

With a slight change in format, Rob, Chris and Garth are back with Episode 184 of the PodMania Podcast!

Rather than taking a full PPV each watchalong, …

183: WWF Raw is War 09/08/99 Watchalong!

October 9th, 2020

1:52:41

Rob and Chris call an audible in the absence of Garth and look back into the substantial history of Chris Jericho, as he celebrates 30 years in the business, going all the way back to 1999 and his WWF debut on Raw is …

182: WCW Bash at the Beach 1998 Watchalong!

October 2nd, 2020

2:51:29

After two weeks of missing PodMania recordings, the band is finally back together on tape to offer a watchalong companion to WCW Bash at the Beach '98...

Join the boys as Saturn takes an inexplicable bump, crotch shots …

181: TNA Sacrifice 2007 Watchalong!

September 11th, 2020

3:03:10

Rob, Garth & Chris are back with another watchalong companion, this time to what is widely touted as one of TNA's better shows...

Join the boys as …

180: ECW One Night Stand 2005 Watchalong!

September 5th, 2020

2:46:03

DID YOU KNOW THAT JBL STIFFED THE BLUE MEANIE FOR REALSIES?

Rob, Garth & Chris are back with their first ECW watchalong, sitting somewhere between the glory days and the terrible ECWWE...

Join the boys as Masato …

179: WXW Ambition 11 Watchalong!

August 28th, 2020

1:52:36

Rob and Chis are back with something a little bit different this week for their watchalong...


With the WWE Network uploading independent shows finally after what seems like 12 years of waiting, the boys decide to take in …

178: WCW Monday Nitro 17/08/1998 Watchalong!

August 21st, 2020

2:29:03

"TAKE CONTROL OF THE LIMITED ABILITIES YOU HAVE TO UNDERSTAND THIS PODCAST WE ARE ABOUT TO RELEASE!"


Yep, Rob, Chris & Garth are back to watch an …

177: WWF Summerslam 1997 Watchalong!

August 14th, 2020

3:01:43

It's Summerslam season, and Rob and Chris come together to give you a companion piece for your listening pleasure; a Watchalong of Summerslam 1997!


Join them in watching along as they look at a show that saw Bret and …

176: TNA Hard Justice 2009 Review!

August 7th, 2020

1:59:32

Garth has a lot to answer for this week as he forces Rob & Chris to look back at a retro TNA show that he was actually at.


Listen along as the …

175: ECW Heatwave 1998 Retro Review!

July 24th, 2020

1:48:53

Rob, Chris and Garth are back with PodMania's first foray into the world of Extreme, looking at what is widely lauded as the greatest PPV of their run - ECW Heatwave 1998!


Join the lads as they chat terrifying bumps, 450 …

174: PuroMania - New Japan Cup 2020 & Dominion Review!

July 14th, 2020

2:07:55

It's been a weird week in New Japan hasn't it?


Check out the new monthly New Japan (and other Puro) Podcast on PodMania as Rob and Chris delve into the New Japan Cup Final and subsequent Dominion show that got all the …

173: Top 6 Matches of the Year...So Far!

July 10th, 2020

1:16:34

This week, Rob, Chris & Garth count down their Top 6 matches of the 2020 so far as we pass the halfway point of a very weird year.


All this and more on this week's episode of the PodMania Podcast!


Subscribe to the …

172: Thank You Undertaker - Classic Match Reviews

July 3rd, 2020

56:47

After the announcement that the Undertaker would be hanging up his Wrestling boots and retiring, Rob, Chris and Garth convene for Taker Week; two …

171: Thank You Undertaker - A Retrospective Roundtable on the Deadman!

June 30th, 2020

1:20:12

After the announcement that the Undertaker would be hanging up his Wrestling boots and retiring, Rob, Chris and Garth convene for Taker Week; two …

170: Top 6 Worst Finishing Moves!

June 26th, 2020

46:54

Rob, Chris and Garth take a look at 6 of the most contrived, unnecessarily complex and completely ineffectual finishing moves in Wrestling!


All this and more on this week's episode of the PodMania Podcast!


Subscribe to …

169: Week in Wrestling - Backlash Review, David Starr, NJPW & Stardom Return, WWE Covid-19 Testing and Slammiversary & Fyter Fest Updates!

June 19th, 2020

1:30:06

Rob & Chris return to talk about This Week in Wrestling!


After missing a week, they chat Greatest Match Ever as well as the rest of Backlash, the David Starr accusations, Takeover: In Your House notes, the WWE …

168: Top 6 TNA Talents!

June 16th, 2020

1:02:08

Rob, Chris and Garth look back at Garth's favourite promotion ever - TNA and assemble their top 6 talents to ever come from the company!


All this and …

167: WWF WrestleMania XI Review!

June 12th, 2020

58:24

With a power cut rendering our usual Week in Wrestling Podcast OBSOLETE, Rob delves back into the archives for a Retro Review he recorded a while back...


WrestleMania XI has been quoted as the 'WrestleMania that saved …

166: Week in Wrestling - Black Lives Matter, NXT Takeover: In Your House Predictions, Drake Maverick Signed, Fyter Fest Update, Heat on Jax & Ryker & Backlash Preview!

June 5th, 2020

1:34:07

Rob & Chris return to talk about This Week in Wrestling!


They talk about the Black Lives Matter movement and show their support, give their official predictions for NXT Takeover: In Your House, talk of the NJPW & …

165: WWF In Your House 16: Canadian Stampede Review!

June 2nd, 2020

1:07:07

Chris and Garth are back together and utter carnage ensues as they look back at In Your House 16 - Canadian Stampede!


With NXT Takeover: In Your House just a few days away, the boys look back at what is widely regarded …

164: Week in Wrestling - Hana Kimura Tribute, Double or Nothing 2020 Review, Dynamite News, Deonna Purrazo & Drew Gulak Resurface, Takeover Preview & The Last Ride Chapter 3!

May 29th, 2020

2:01:13

The boys return to talk about This Week in Wrestling!


They pay tribute to Hana Kimura after her tragic passing at the age of just 22, review the Double or Nothing 2020 show from Daily's Place, talk of some debuts on …

163: Week in Wrestling - Shad Gaspard & Larry Csonka, Dark Side of the Ring's Owen Hart Episode, Undertaker's Last Ride Episode 2 & AEW Double Or Nothing Predictions!

May 22nd, 2020

1:24:30

The boys return to talk about This Week in Wrestling!


They talk about the devastating passing of Shad Gaspard and Larry Csonka, the releases of Drew …

162: Chris Jericho vs. Shawn Michaels 2008 Storyline Review!

May 19th, 2020

1:28:08

Rob, Chris & Garth are here to look at one of the greatest modern feuds WWE ever managed - Chris Jericho vs. Shawn Michaels from 2008!


Join them as they look back at the promos, matches and storybeats that made this …

161: Week in Wrestling - MITB 2020 Review! AEW Double Or Nothing Preview, Becky Lynch & Sami Zayn Relinquish Titles & Undertaker's Last Ride!

May 15th, 2020

1:16:36

The boys return to talk about This Week in Wrestling!


They review Money in the Bank 2020 and give their opinions on the winners, look ahead to the released card of AEW Double or Nothing, talk NXT Takeover: In Your House, …

160: Week in Wrestling - Reigns Erased? AEW Fined? MITB 2020 Predictions & More Japan Cancellations!

May 8th, 2020

1:25:54

Rob & Garth are here to talk about This Week in Wrestling!


They chat about the AEW fine in lieu of Full Gear, Roman Reigns evaporating from …

159: Top 6 Money in the Bank Cash-Ins!

May 5th, 2020

1:14:14

Rob, Chris and Garth reconvene as we approach Money in the Bank 2020, to look at the Top 6 greatest cash-ins in history!


All this and more on this …

158: Week in Wrestling - WWE Being Sold? WWE2K Battleground, More Releases & MITB 2020 Previews!

May 1st, 2020

1:14:14

Rob, Chris & Garth are here to talk about This Week in Wrestling!


They chat about the latest bout of WWE releases including Cain Velasquez and Curtis Axel, talk rumours of WWE being purchased by ESPN and Fox, look at …

157: WWE Releases Reactions & AEW Dynamite 15/04/20 Review!

April 18th, 2020

1:19:33

Rob and Garth react to the awful news of WWE releasing 20 of its active competitors and a litany of backroom staff.


They then go on to review AEW's …

156: AEW Dynamite 08/04/2020 Review!

April 10th, 2020

1:21:59

GARTH HAS RISEN PEOPLE! THIS IS NOT A DRILL!


This week the lads review the Dynamite show from the 8th April, including Lance Archer manhandling another opponent, an Elite Deletion proclamation, Jericho's possom worries …

155: AEW Dynamite 01/04/20 Review!

April 4th, 2020

1:13:02

We revert back to a review format for this week's Dynamite as Rob & Chris look back on some top notch commentary from Pharoah, a mighty Lance Archer debut, the mystery of Britt Baker's shoe and Jericho calling the …

154: AEW Dynamite 25/03/20 Watch Along!

March 27th, 2020

2:16:33

EPISODE 154, I KNEW YOU'D COME!


Rob & Chris are back, looking at an excellent exchange between Matt Hardy & Chris Jericho, an excellent AAA Mega Championship match, Sammy Guevarra's unrestrained attempts to flirt …

153: AEW Dynamite 18/03/20 Watch Along!

March 20th, 2020

2:15:30

Rob, Chris and Garth are back together once more to watch this week's instalment of behind closed doors Dynamite, looking at the reveal of the Exalted One, a botchy women's match, a botchy tag match and the best thing …

152: AEW Dynamite 11/03/20 Watch Along!

March 13th, 2020

2:27:50

Chris & Garth sans Rob look back at all the action from this week's AEW Dynamite showing from Salt Lake City, including an awful promo from Britt …

151: AEW Dynamite 04/03/20 Watch Along!

March 9th, 2020

2:24:11

Nobody spoke and we listened!


Yes we are now doing AEW Dynamite Watch Alongs as a weekly thing now, and this week Rob and Chris join you looking at …

150: WWF The Big Event Watch Along!

February 23rd, 2020

2:13:22

What better way is there to celebrate 150 episodes of PodMania, than to crown it with WWF's The Big Event...one of the longest, most drawn out and …

149: WWE Saturday Night's Main Event 18/08/07 Watch Along!

February 9th, 2020

1:21:09

No Garth this week, but Rob and Chris convene to talk WWE in 2007.


Join them as they delve into WWE Saturday Night's Main Event from 18th August 2007, …

148: WCW Nitro 04/09/95 Watch Along!

February 2nd, 2020

49:14

Rob, Chris and Garth settle in to watch the monumental first episode of WCW Nitro from the Mall of America in Minnesota.


Not only is this the official start of the Monday Night Wars, but it's also a look back at …

147: WWE Mens's Royal Rumble Match 2020 Watch Along!

January 28th, 2020

1:18:45

The lads are back for the second of a 2 part special edition Watch Along Podcast, checking out the Royal Rumble 2020!


With it being the most anticipated event of the WWE's year, the boys decided to watch both Rumble …

146: WWE Women's Royal Rumble Match 2020 Watch Along!

January 28th, 2020

1:09:36

The lads are back for the first of a 2 part special edition Watch Along Podcast, checking out the Royal Rumble 2020!


With it being the most anticipated event of the WWE's year, the boys decided to watch both Rumble …

145: NXT 20/06/12 Watch Along!

January 26th, 2020

58:40

Strap in as Garth, Rob & Chris watch the 1st episode of NXT from June 2012 (You know, we don't count the game show abomination, so we mean the 1st episode of NXT proper...you know...with matches and stuff!)


Fire up …

144: NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool II Review!

January 19th, 2020

1:36:35

The lads recount their weekend in Blackpool and retell some of their finer anecdotes, including the tender age of the first time they got drunk and …

143: WWF Royal Rumble 1995 Watch Along!

January 16th, 2020

2:51:03

As a bonus episode, with it being Rumble season and as something completely different for the PodMania boys, join them in their Watch Along of the Royal Rumble 1995!


Grab your WWE Network log in, fire up the Rumble and …

142: Takeover Blackpool II Predictions, What is Wrong With WWE? How is AEW Doing?

January 12th, 2020

1:24:41

2020 is here and so are the PodMania boys, with their first Podcast of the new decade.


This episode, they give their predictions for the NXT UK …

141: PodMania End of Year Awards 2019

December 15th, 2019

1:41:58

You spoke and we listened!


Your votes for the PodMania End of Year Awards have been counted and the results are here! Rob,Garth and Chris run down the …

140: Jim Cornette, War Games & Survivor Series Reviews, AEW Opinions & More!

December 2nd, 2019

1:39:36

In this week's podcast, the lads give their opinions on a range of topics, including the Jim Cornette controversy, how much is too much to spend on a title belt, which wrestler makes Chris throw a bottle at a wall and …

139: 10 of the Best Entrance Themes in Wrestling

November 16th, 2019

1:08:01

In this week's list podcast, Rob & Garth discuss 10 of the best themes they have witnessed in their long (in Garth's case) and storied wrestling fandom.


Find out what themes make Garth make noises that no other thing …

138: Rob's Top 10 Favourite Wrestlers

November 10th, 2019

1:27:23

In this week's list podcast,the band reconvenes are to finish talking about personal top 10s, with Rob's Top 10 Favourite Wrestlers.


Check out a list that ends with two wrestlers that have been at the top of no Wrestling …

137: The State of Wrestling w/ Garth & Chris

November 3rd, 2019

1:41:45

In the abscence of Rob this week, the gruesome twosome talk the state of Wrestling!


Amonst the topics for debate is AEW Dynamite, the resurgence of the NWA with their new show Powerrr, the state of WWE and the quickest …

136: PROGRESS Chapter 55: Chase The Sun Retro Review

October 19th, 2019

1:43:26

We finally review PROGRESS WRESTLING on the Retro Review show!


Lock up your daughters, because the PodMania boys are back (minus Garth) and this episode is all about PROGRESS Wrestling Chapter 55: Chase The Sun from Ally …

135: Garth's Top 10 Favourite Wrestlers

October 12th, 2019

1:30:04

In this week's list podcast,the boys are back together to check out Garth's Top 10 Favourite Wrestlers.


Listen in as Garth goes back to his Golden Age …

134: WCW/NJPW Collision In Korea Retro Review

September 12th, 2019

1:11:19

So...Collision In Korea...That's an....interesting show!


For the latest installment of the Retro PPV Review show, Rob, Garth & Chris delve back …

133: Chris's Top 10 Favourite Wrestlers

September 8th, 2019

2:05:30

In this week's list podcast, a special one off as Chris and Garth talk about Chris's Top 10 Favourite Wrestlers.


Listen in as Chris talks about which 10 wrestlers make his smark heart flutter and why, before judging him …

132: WWE No Mercy 2002 Retro Review

August 30th, 2019

1:41:51

The only WWE PPV ever to eminatefrom Arkansas, The Alltel Arena is the venue for No Mercy 2002.


Join Rob and Chris as they review one of the bloodiest …

131: Top 10 Wrestling Video Games Apart From No Mercy

August 22nd, 2019

1:53:50

This week, the lads (minus Rob) delve into the tricky subject of finding the Top Ten Wrestling Video Games...Apart From No Mercy!


Which 2K games get …

130: WWF Summerslam 1994 Retro Review

August 16th, 2019

1:51:35

You wanted it and now we bring you our review of Summerslam 1994, the only WWF PPV to ever resonante from the United Center in Chicago!


The boys look back at a night that saw a Duracell light show, Todd Pettengill, …

129: Top 10 Wrestlers of 2019 So Far

August 9th, 2019

1:48:16

This week, the lads are looking at the Top Ten Wrestlers of 2019...So Far!


A couple of notes to make, this only includes promotions we watch religiously; we are perfectly aware that there are incredible talents across …

128: NXT Takeover: Brooklyn Retro Review

August 1st, 2019

1:45:04

The retro reviews are back, and the PodManiacs have spoken as the overwhelming vote went to NXT Takeover: Brooklyn from back in 2015!


The boys look back at a night that saw Bayley and Sasha show the WWE main roster they …

127: Slammiversary XVII Review

July 13th, 2019

47:47

Garth, flying solo today, is bringing all the Impact goodness to your ears today with his Slammiversary thoughts; including an intergender smash hit, …

126: Fyter Fest Review, G1 Dallas Preview and Slammiversary XVII Predictions!

July 6th, 2019

1:33:28

Chris and Garth review a AEW's second PPV offering with Fyter Fest which ranged from the sublime (The Elite vs. Lucha Bros & Laredo Kid) to the …

125: Stomping Grounds Review, Impact Triple Threat Hype & Fyter Fest Preview

June 27th, 2019

1:51:31

Chris and Garth review a suprisingly Stomping Grounds PPV, depsite WWE's best attempts to bok the main event into Oblivion.


They also look ahead to Impact's Slammiversary event and give their opinons and predictions on …

124: Dominion Review & G1 Climax 29 Preview

June 20th, 2019

1:37:03

10 days after the event, Rob and Chris finally get down to reviewing Dominion!


They look at the state of the Tag division as well as the elephant in the Naito and Ibushi match, while also heaping praise on Ospreay's …

123: NXT Takeover Fatal 4-Way Retro Review [w/ Jenny Wrestling]

June 15th, 2019

1:07:15

This week, Chris continues his NXT Retrospective adventure, this time looking back at NXT Takeover: Fatal 4-Way.


Chris is joined this week by best friend and relative wrestling noob, Jenny Wrestling!


The pair review the …

122: Best of the Super Juniors 26 Final Review

June 8th, 2019

1:37:01

Rob and Chris are back to review The Best of the Super Juniors 26 show from Sumo Hall, as well as giving their thoughts and opinions on the …

121: NXT Takeover XXV Review

June 4th, 2019

1:27:50

The 25th installment of NXT Takeover sees the gang reunite once more to reviews the thrills, spills and baffling booking decsions that made up this historic event.


Check out the lads reviews of the matches and their …

120: NXT Takeover Retro Review [w/ The Irish Whip Podcast]

May 30th, 2019

1:59:45

This week, Chris begins his new endeavour; to review ALL of the NXT Takeovers with the help of some podcasting friends.


First up is the original NXT Takeover and Chris is joined to mark this monumental moment by JP of …

119: AEW Double or Nothing Review

May 29th, 2019

2:06:00

With the shackles being once again taken off, Chris and Garth are free to wax lyrical about one of the most hyped shows in recent memory; All Elite Wrestling's first official PPV - Double or Nothing.


The lads detail …

118: Money in the Bank Review, BOSJ Update, AEW on TNT? Worst Looking Title Ever & More!

May 22nd, 2019

2:05:23

What a weird week to be a Wrestling fan...


This week, the lads pay homage to the tragic passing of Silver King and Ashley Massaro, look at a …

117: Bray Wyatt's New Gimmick, BOSJ Day 1 &2 Review & RVD's Impact Re-Debut!

May 14th, 2019

1:42:52

The PodMania Gang is back together this week as the three look in detail at the world of wrestling, including;


A look at the first 2 days of action in the best of the Super Juniors, Bray Wyatt's homage to the New 52 …

116: Worst RAW Ever? Dontaku Review, Best of the Super Juniors Preview & RVD Returns!

May 8th, 2019

1:31:31

Chris & Garth reconvene to talk all things Wrestling Dontaku, including a suprise visit from a forgotten face, and the tease of a debut, while also previewing the newly announced BOSJ blocks.


Both men then look at …

115: Impact Wrestling Rebellion Review, Michael Elgin Debuts, Wrestling Hi No Kuni Review!

May 6th, 2019

1:28:25

The PodMania Podcast is back!


Rob has suffered horrific internet issues that has resulted in this week's episode being nearly a week late, but don't …

114: Firefly Funhouse? Sengoku Lord in Nagoya Review, Impact Tag Team Title on the Line & BOSJ Announcements!

April 23rd, 2019

1:54:08

This week, the lads look back at all things Superstar Shake-up, the Sasha Banks fallout and your friendly neighbourhood Bray Wyatt!


They also look back at the Sengoku Lord in Nagoya show, preview the Best of the Super …

113: Wrestling Classics: Flair vs. Steamboat I, Angle vs. Sting & Liger vs. Sasuke

April 18th, 2019

39:47

This week on the Wrestling Classic;


The lads review 3 completely different styles of match, with Chris opting for Jushin Liger vs. The Great Sasuke from the Super J Cup 1994 (dat botch doh,) Garth chooses an interference …

112: Impact & Bravo? The North Debut, Superstar Shake-Up, Wrestling Dontaku 2019 Preview!

April 15th, 2019

1:15:36

In a slow week for Wrestling news, the lads look ahead to the New Japan shows of Sengoku Lord in Nagoya, Wrestling Hi No Kuni and Wrestling Dontaku 2019. They look forward to the Superstar Shake-Up in WWE before looking …

111: WrestleMania 35 Review & Recap!

April 10th, 2019

1:45:15

Rob, Chris & Garth reunite to talk all things WrestleMania 35 from the shadow of New York City (don't you dare say New Jersey!)


They look back on; KOFIMania running wild, an historic main event, a suprise appearance …

110: NXT Takeover: New York & G1 Supercard Review!

April 7th, 2019

2:16:45

Rob & Chris look back on two nights of excellent wrestling action, punctuated with some...interesting moments that also saw some plodding wrestling, a failed run in or two, a 15 second squash, an underwhelming debut …

109: Wrestling Classics: Michaels vs. Angle, HHH vs. Bryan & Jericho vs. Christian

April 6th, 2019

50:49

This week on the Wrestling Classic;


Chris & Garth continue to look at Manias gone by, this week looking at the start of the culmination of the …

108: Simon Miller Interview

April 3rd, 2019

45:35

Whatculture Wrestling and Defiant Wrestling's Simon Miller drops in for a chat about his journey in wrestling and how he remains so endearingly …

107: Wrestling Classic: Austin vs. Rock II, Lesner vs. Reigns & Hogan vs. Savage

April 2nd, 2019

32:26

This week on the Wrestling Classic;


Chris & Garth look at a further 3 matches from previous WrestleManias and review them, throwing out more snowflakes than a snow machine! This week they delve into look the infamous …

106: The Predictions Bumper Episode!

April 1st, 2019

1:50:12

Rob, Chris & Garth give their predictions to the three biggest shows of Wrestling's biggest weekend; Mania weekend!


Find out who Chris thinks has all the potential, who Rob thinks is copying off of him and who has …

105: New Japan Cup Round 2 Review, New IC Champion, WrestleMania & G1 Supercard News & Impact Heel Turn!

March 18th, 2019

1:06:15

The lads talk all things New Japan Cup including another potential 10 star match and a genuinely enjoyable Toru Yano vs. Colt Cabana match. Garth …

104: Wrestling Classic: Flair vs. Savage, Bret vs. Austin & Money in the Bank!

March 17th, 2019

47:13

This week on the Wrestling Classic;


The lads continue to take 3 matches from previous WrestleManias and review them, bestowing upon them their 'prestigious' match ratings! This week we look at Bret vs. Austin from Mania …

103: Fastlane 2019 Review, New Japan Cup Round Review, Liger Retirement & Lucha Bros vs. Rascalz!

March 12th, 2019

2:05:27

The band are back together on a mammoth week in Wrestling (which apparently is fake don't you know!)


They review the New Japan Cup first round as well as looking at the Anniversary Event, Rob takes you through the …

102: Roman Reigns in Remission, #KOFIMANIA Cancelled? Moose vs. Kross? NJ Cup & Anniversary Preview & Wrestling Classics!

March 5th, 2019

2:01:54

Slightly late this week, but Chris takes the helm this week, hosting in place of the sick Rob, and utter unbridled carnage ensues.


Garth & Chris chat about the recent Hall of Fame announcements, preview the New …

101: NXT Call-Ups, Fastlane Main Event, Honor Rising Review, WWE Releases, The Final Chapter!

February 26th, 2019

1:58:57

This week, Garth & Rob are without Chris, but nevertheless still nearly touch 2 hours;


They review New Japan Road and the Honor Rising Shows as well as previewing the New Japan Cup announcements and the card for the …

100: Elimination Chamber 2019 Review, New Beginning in Osaka Review, Ospreay vs. PAC & Impact Uncaged!

February 18th, 2019

2:04:39

PodMania reaches its centenary this week, and the lads celebrate by fighting through internet issues to deliver a bumper podcast, including;


Reviewing New Beginning in Osaka 2019 and the crowning of a brand new IWGP …

99: New Beginning in Sapporo Review, LAX vs. Lucha Bros, All Elite Wrestling News & Becky Lynch!

February 11th, 2019

1:32:23

The PodMania guys are back and they have a brand new format to showcase!


On this episode, the lads look at all the news from All Elite Wrestling and the possibility of Dean Ambrose actually staying with WWE before …

98: Impact Wrestling 01/18/19 Review

January 22nd, 2019

49:55

Rob and Garth look back at the final Impact Wrestling episode to eminate from The Asylum in Nashville.


This week, the lads look at; a very grumpy Brian Cage, Eli Drake on commentary, evaporating wrestlers, unwise …

97: Young Lion Podcast: NJPW & AEW News & WrestleKingdom 13 Fallout

January 20th, 2019

1:09:07

Chris and Rob wade through the mire of all of the ridiculous amount of Wrestling news from around New Japan Pro-Wrestling following Wrestle-Kingdom …

96: NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool Review

January 19th, 2019

1:04:29

Rob & Chris sit and try to put into words their experience at NXT UK's fist Takeover event, without the laid up Garth.


From great matches to great chants, from 2 of the biggest live pops we have ever experienced to a …

95: Impact Wrestling 01/11/19 Review

January 15th, 2019

43:25

Did you know Impact had moved to the Pursuit channel? Nah, neither did we!


Rob and Garth review all the happenings from the new start in Impact Wrestling, looking at; the world's most tedious and awkward striptease, a …

94: Impact Wrestling Homecoming 2019 Review

January 15th, 2019

1:14:37

Rob and Garth are back and are reviewing (late, we know) Impact Wrestling's first PPV of the new year; Impact Wrestling Homecoming!


This show had all the makings of an outstanding show and the boys review: the return of …

93: Young Lion Podcast: WrestleKingdom 13 & New Year Dash 2019 Review

January 7th, 2019

1:40:57

Chris hosts a WrestleKingdom 13 round table with Garth & Rob on this week's installment of the Young Lion Podcast.


From outstanding matches to horrific spots, from title changes to horrific attire, from the Tokyo …

92: Young Lion Podcast: WrestleKingdom 13 Preview

January 2nd, 2019

1:36:41

Happy New Year to all, and what better way to spend it than listening to the Young Lion Podcast?


Rob & Chris are back, previewing, giving their predictions and counting down the days to WrestleKingdom 13, the show …

91: NXT UK #17 & #18 Review

December 23rd, 2018

1:11:06

Rob & Chris are reviewing episodes #17 and #18 of NXT UK, as NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool looms ever closer!


This week, we see the historic first …

90: PodMania End of Year Awards & Hall of Fame Class 2018

December 21st, 2018

1:20:40

You spoke and we listened!


Your votes for the PodMania End of Year Awards have been counted and the results are here! Rob, Garth and Chris run down …

89: Impact Wrestling 12/06/18 & 12/13/18 Super Review

December 20th, 2018

55:13

Rob and Garth are back, having missed a week due to Rob's infamously dodgy internet!


This week, the pair review Impact's last two shows of 2018, as the field for the Ultimate X match at Homecoming is filled out, the …

88: Young Lion Podcast: WrestleKingdom 9 Retro Review

December 17th, 2018

1:27:34

Chris and Rob join forces to talk breifly about a stellar main event in the Road to the Tokyo Dome shows before diving headlong into a retro review of Chris' all time favourite shows.


This show has everything; two …

87: NXT UK #15 & #16 Review

December 13th, 2018

1:04:32

Rob & Chris are back after an internet ravaged week meant that we missed reviewing Episode #13 and #14


This week, we see a genuine match of the run so far, a new contender for the Women's Championship, the unveiling …

86: Young Lion Podcast: World Tag League 2018 Final Review

December 11th, 2018

1:20:32

After some trying internet issues, PodMania is back, and so is the Young Lion Podcast.


Chris is now joined full time by Rob, and the pair review the …

85: Impact Wrestling 11/29/18 Review

December 4th, 2018

57:42

Rob and Garth are back to review Impact from the 29th November in front of a...decidedly flat Las Vegas crowd!


This week, we see the debut of the …

84: Impact Wrestling 11/22/18 Review

November 30th, 2018

20:38

So...that Turkey Trot huh?


Rob and Garth review the Turkey Trot fleetingly beofre moving onto the pressing matters of ... literally anything else!


They look at the return of Ultimate-X before announcing a bonus Retro PPV …

83: NXT UK #11 & #12 Review

November 29th, 2018

1:02:10

After gaining tickets to NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool, Rob and Chris begin reviewing the NXT UK product, looking back at episodes 1-10 and the news …

82: Young Lion Podcast: World Tag League 2018 Days 1-4 Review

November 24th, 2018

25:35

With NJPW's last tournament before the Tokyo Dome underway, Chris sits and watches all 17 days of the World Tag League 2018!


After the first four days, we have seen the early frontrunners for the cup, as EVIL and SANADA …

81: NXT Takeover: War Games II Review

November 22nd, 2018

59:33

Rob and Garth are joined once again by Chris this week as their catch their collective breath.


WHAT. A . SHOW!


NXT Takeover: War Games II is in the …

80: Impact Wrestling 11/15/18 Review

November 21st, 2018

53:56

So this show was...polarizing


Rob and Garth give their takes on a show that included two, TWO non-sensical Scarlett Bordeaux segments, cannibal …

79: Impact Wrestling Final Hour Review

November 13th, 2018

49:18

The Final Hour has been and gone and though some bits shone, its safe to say other segments were...crap...really.


The boys review a show that included some hilarious applications to the Talent Search, a swerve that made …

78: Impact Wrestling 11/01/18 Review

November 6th, 2018

45:29

After a week in sunny Tenerife (not together!) Rob and Garth are back as they review Impact Wrestling from the 1st November in the lead up to the Final Hour TV Special, which included;


A barnstormer of an opening …

77: Young Lion Podcast: Power Struggle 2018 Review

November 5th, 2018

1:30:11

The Young Lion Podcast is back and Chris has Rob on the show to review Power Struggle 2018 from Edion Hall in Osaka. In a week that saw Shane McMahon recently crowned the best in the world, the lads review an excellent …

76: Impact Wrestling 10/18/18 Review

October 23rd, 2018

51:27

Rob and Garth are back as they review all the fallout of Bound for Glory 2018. This week, Impact includes;


A mouthwatering Championship Match set for next week, Impact being sued, Brian Cage getting very, VERY cross and …

75: Impact Wrestling Bound for Glory Review

October 21st, 2018

1:20:46

Bound for Glory is in the history books and Garth and Rob are joined once again by Chris as they look at all the ups and the downs of Impact's biggest show of the year.


The boys look at an outstanding main event marred …

74: Young Lion Podcast: Fighting Spirit Unleashed & King of Pro Wrestling Reviews

October 20th, 2018

37:49

Chris returns with a special double header; analysing New Japan Pro-Wrestling's latest foray into America at Fighting Spirit Unleashed, seeing Juice Robinson defending his IWGP Heavyweight Championship against Cody …

73: Impact Wrestling 10/11/18 Review & Bound For Glory Preview

October 13th, 2018

1:03:13

Bound for Glory is now just around the corner and Garth and Rob are joined by Chris to talk all things leading up to Impact's biggest show of the year.


They also take a quick look at the go hom show from the 11th October …

72: Impact Wrestling 10/04/18 Review

October 9th, 2018

49:19

Bound for Glory is a mere 6 days a way, and the storylines are heating up...


This week; the longest table in history, ANOTHER abduction, the mental breakdown of Allie and another outstanding Austin Aries promo!


All this …

71. Impact Wrestling 09/27/18 Review

October 2nd, 2018

44:21

In the first of the sole Impact weekly reviews, we are on the final corner of the road to Bound for Glory, with the PPV just 12 days away!


This week; …

70: Ring of Honor Death Before Dishonor 2018 Preview

September 27th, 2018

33:16

The boys are back in town and they are talking all things Ring of Honor as Death Before Dishonor 2018 is just around the corner!


Rob and Garth give their predictions as to what will happen on the 28th September, …

69: Impact Wrestling 09/06/18 & Ring of Honor #364 Review

September 11th, 2018

1:04:07

Garth's cold won't stop him this week as Rob and Garth deliver your weekly does of Impact & Ring of Honor reviews!


This week; an unlikely stable, …

68: Impact Wrestling ReDefined & Ring of Honor #363 Review

September 4th, 2018

1:04:22

*APOLOGIES FOR THE AUDIO PROBLEM ON ROB'S END, THIS WILL BE FIXED BY THE ALL IN REVIEW!*


Garth is back and so are the Impact & Ring of Honor reviews! Even though Rob's mic is nearing the end of it's tenured existence

67: Young Lion Podcast: All In 2018 Preview

August 31st, 2018

18:35

Chris is back with a special bonus episode of The Young Lion Podcast, previewing and giving his insightful predictions for the forthcoming Indie …

66: Impact Wrestling 08/23/18 & Ring of Honor #362 Review

August 29th, 2018

1:19:49

Garth is off on fatherly duties and Chris fills in with Rob as they take a look at this week in Ring of Honor and Impact, which saw;


Allie completley no-selling a Keira Hogan victory, a title change, the return of a …

65: Young Lion Podcast: Destruction Tour 2018 Preview

August 27th, 2018

32:42

Chris recovers from a file corruption to bring you a brand new episode of the Young Lion Podcast. This week, he preivews the Destruction shows, …

64: Impact Wrestling 08/16/18 & Ring of Honor #361 Review

August 22nd, 2018

1:07:03

Garth is back, and so is another Scarlett Bordeaux segment as Rob and Garth reunite to review Ring of Honor and Impact once again!


This week we have …

63: NXT Takeover: Brooklyn IV Review

August 20th, 2018

1:35:27

Rob and Garth are joined by Chris this week as they review what many people are calling the best Takeover of the year.


Coupled with the review of NXT Takeover: Brooklyn 4 the lads talk about the NXT UK news, what lies …

62: Impact Wrestling 08/09/18 & Ring of Honor #360 Review

August 15th, 2018

46:29

Rob flies solo his week as he reviews Ring of Honor episode 360 and Impact Wrestling from the 9th August, including;


A new #1 contender being crowned …

61: Young Lion Podcast: G1 Climax Finals 28 Review

August 14th, 2018

32:24

One the home stretch, Chris reviews the final show of this year's G1 Climax as we find out who will be headlining the Tokyo Dome come January 4th.


He covers the Firing Squad being severley reprimanded by being given a …

60: Young Lion Podcast: G1 Climax 28 Days 13-18 Review

August 14th, 2018

45:25

Chris is back looking at the final matches in the Blocks of this year'sG1 Climax!


Specifically looking at Days 13-18, Chris reviews a chaotic last 5 days of action including the IWGP Heavyweight Champion being pinned 3 …

59: Impact Wrestling 08/02/18 & Ring of Honor #359 Review

August 7th, 2018

1:06:15

Rob & Garth review this week in Ring of Honor episode 359 and Impact Wrestling from the 2nd August, including;


Another award-winning performance from Scarlett Bordeaux, an interviewer forgetting his own name, two …

58: Young Lion Podcast: G1 Climax 28 Days 9-12 Review

August 5th, 2018

36:37

Chris is back looking at more of this years stellar G1 Climax!


He's nearing the final stretch and in this episode, Chris looks at Days 9-12, including an otherwise boring Night 10 saving main event between Okada and …

57: Impact Wrestling 7/26/18 & Ring of Honor #358 Review

August 2nd, 2018

52:40

Rob & Garth review this week in Ring of Honor and Impact Wrestling including the debut of Sable 2.0 and self professed Women's Rights activist; Scarlett Bordeaux, double Austin Aries, a surpise helping of Eddie …

56: Young Lion Podcast: G1 Climax 28 Days 5-8 Review

July 30th, 2018

46:49

Chris is back looking at more o this years stellar G1 Climax!


In this episode, Chris looks at Days 5-8, including fantastic matches involving Juice …

55: Impact Wrestling Slammiversary XVI Review

July 28th, 2018

1:07:29

Rob & Garth choose an excellent PPV to begin their Impact reviews as they take in a show that might possibly be one of the shows of the year thus far.


From railway spikes to literal rose tinted glasses, from an …

54: Ring of Honor Honor For All 2018 Review

July 23rd, 2018

45:47

We start our foray into Impact and Ring of Honor with a look at Ring of Honor's Honor for All 2018 event that saw the line-up for All In become a …

53: Young Lion Podcast: G1 Climax 28 Days 1-4 Review

July 22nd, 2018

39:22

Chris is back to celebrate Wrestling fans' favourite time of year - The NJPW G1 Climax.


In this episode, Chris reviews the first 4 days, days where we have already seen Dave Meltzer's fabled 5 Stars awarded not once, but …

52: WWE Extreme Rules 2018 Review

July 19th, 2018

1:02:27

Rob & Garth look back at Extreme Rules 2018, a PPV that divided opinion, saw ONE WHOLE EXTREME RULES MATCH, had a Roman Reigns match that wasn't …

51: Young Lion Podcast: G1 Special in San Francisco Review

July 13th, 2018

31:37

Chris does his best to lose his spot at PodMania by poking the wounds of many crestfallen England fans and reviews the G1 Special in San Francisco from the Cow Palace from last Sunday; a show that saw broken necks, …

50: Retro Review: TNA Slammiversary 2006 Review

July 10th, 2018

1:08:26

As Rob's initiation into TNA continues, the boys look at Slammiversary 2006, a PPV from an era where TNA was quite easilty leaps and bounds ahead of where it is today.


From penalty boxes to botched powerbombs, to an AJ …

49: Young Lion Podcast: Strong Style Evolved UK Review & G1 Special in San Francisco Preview

July 4th, 2018

1:41:09

Rob joins Chris this week as they review the Strong Style Evolved UK shows before previewing and giving their predictions for the upcoming G1 Special …

48: Young Lion Podcast: G1 Climax 28 Preview & Kizuna Road 2018 Review

June 25th, 2018

34:33

Chirs takes this time to preview the G1 Climax announcements from during the Kizuna Road shows, aswell as recapping the aforementioned shows. He also looks at the beginning of the new season of Lucha Underground and …

47: NXT Takeover: Chicago II & WWE Money in the Bank 2018 Review

June 24th, 2018

1:22:39

Who is the Money in the Bank breifcase holder? Were there any cash-ins? Did Roman Reigns get booed? Did Ciampa and Gargano better their 5 Star …

46: Young Lion Podcast: What's Going on in NJPW?

June 17th, 2018

47:59

With New Japan Pro-Wrestling finally calming down after a whirlwind glut of events; Pro Wrestling Dontaku, then Best of the Super Juniors 25 and then Dominion Chris takes a step back to assess other things that are …

45: NXT Takeover: Chicago II & WWE Money In The Bank 2018 Preview

June 14th, 2018

1:17:09


With one of the most hotly antcipated PPVs in WWE's calendar on the horizon, Rob and Garth look at a weekend of Wrestling that could promises so …

44: Young Lion Podcast: Dominion 2018 Review

June 10th, 2018

45:03

Chris reviews what can only be described as one of the most phenomenal shows ever witnessed.


Aside from the stellar main event, which is quite easily going to go down as one of the best matches in Wrestling history, we …

43: Top 10 WrestleMania Matches

June 7th, 2018

1:05:29

With negativity (rightly) levied at WWE in recent months for matches failing to live up to expectations, it can be easy to jump aboard the negativity train and pine for the style of Wrestling that New Japan brings us on …

42: Retro Review: WWE Money In The Bank 2016 Review

May 31st, 2018

1:00:33

With Money in the Bank fever grabbing the imagination of every WWE fan, our Retro PPV Review this week is geared as such.


Money in the Bank 2016 is an interesting show; definitely the best show of its name but Money in …

41: Young Lion Podcast: Best of the Super Juniors Days 1-4 Review

May 28th, 2018

24:27

Chris is back after his week sabbatical to enjoy and review the first 4 days of what many people are calling the best 'Best of the Super Juniors' tournament in years!


With bonified Match of the Year candidates on every …

40: Top 10 Best Tag Teams

May 26th, 2018

1:13:28

Tag Team wrestling can be some of the most beautiful and exhilarating wrestling to watch, and we are blessed at the current time to be able to watch …

39: Retro Review: WWF Summerslam 1990 Review

May 17th, 2018

1:14:35

Before Summerslam 90, Rob and Garth talk about the elephant in the room - Backlash 2018 - and quickly go on a 'Wrestlerant' about certain areas.


However, the main event of the show is a Retro PPV Review of Summerslam …

38: Young Lion Podcast: Wrestling Dontaku 2018 Review

May 12th, 2018

33:18

New host of the Young Lion Podcast and newest member of the PodMania family Chris O'Brien runs down the happenings at NJPW's two Wrestling Dontaku 2018 shows; shows that saw epic match-ups and the promise of another!


WWE BACKLASH 2018 PREVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #15

May 3rd, 2018

45:17

After the...interesting? Shall we call it interesting?...Greatest Royal Rumble in Saudi Arabia, WWE return on Sunday with the first co-branded PPV of the modern brand split era in Backlash 2018.


Rob and Garth preview and …

TOP 10 BEST WWE FINISHING MOVES: THE 5 COUNT #8

April 21st, 2018

1:01:25

From the Stunner to the Pedigree, the Chokeslam to the Lumbar Check, is there anything more satisfying than a beautifully executed finishing move?


Rob …

35: Retro Review: WWF WrestleMania X Review

April 12th, 2018

1:18:40

WrestleMania X is without a doubt a show full of highs, lows and the utterly bizarre!


Aside from the stellar opener and the ground-breaking ladder …

WRESTLEMANIA 34 REVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #14

April 9th, 2018

1:46:12

Well that was an incredibly interesting show...


From the best 'celebrity' match in WWE history, to a 10 year old winning gold...


From a streak being …

NXT TAKEOVER NEW ORLEANS REVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #13

April 8th, 2018

1:10:35

When the Smoothie King crowd started chanting Holy S*@t and Fight Forever you knew it must have been a good show...


It wasn't.


It was better.


From an …

NXT TAKEOVER NEW ORLEANS & WRESTLEMANIA 34 PREVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #12

April 6th, 2018

1:46:12

What a weekend we are about to embark on!


With not one, but two stellar cards for us WWE fans to savour, Rob and Garth talk through the cards for both NXT Takeover: New Orleans and the Grandaddy of them all, WrestleMania …

31: Young Lion Podcast: Sakura Genesis 2018 Preview

March 31st, 2018

31:32

Rob looks forward to New Japan Pro Wrestling's big springtime show, Sakura Genesis 2018.


Cody and Kenny come face to face once more as Cody and …

30: Retro Review: TNA Destination X 2012 Review

March 29th, 2018

1:13:10

TNA/Impact/GFW is the stop for another episode of the Retro PPV Review Show, with Garth choosing to educate Rob in the good 'ol days of TNA, with …

10 SUPERSTARS WHO NEVER WON THE WWE CHAMPIONSHIP: THE 5 COUNT#7

March 22nd, 2018

1:03:03

With the lineage of the WWE Championship, we repeatedly think of such championship holders as Hulk Hogan, The Rock, Stone Cold Steve Austin and Brun …

28: WWF In Your House 13: Final Four Retro Review!

March 16th, 2018

55:44

What happens when Shawn Michaels loses his smile? A Fatal 4-Way of course!


This week, Rob & Garth discuss a Retro PPV just before the Attitude Era, when cartoon characters were still abundant, where the debut of …

WWE FASTLANE 2018 REVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #11

March 16th, 2018

1:02:45

Well that goes to show us doesn't it!


Rob and Garth talk about the fallout and their impressions of WWE Fastlane 2018, how it affects WrestleMania 34 and the promise of a Queen vs. Empress match-up!


They also talk about …

WWE FASTLANE 2018 PREVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #10

March 8th, 2018

1:03:40

With almost zero enthusiasm following the grind that is SmackDown Live, their non-sensical booking and bizarrely boring episodes that seemingly spin …

WWE ELIMINATION CHAMBER 2018 PREVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #9

February 23rd, 2018

45:43

Rob and Garth give a preivew and their predictions for WWE Elimination Chamber 2018, as WWE continue on their quest to make history whether it be good (the first Women's Elimination Chamber Match) or bad (7 men in the …

NJPW HONOR RISING PREDICTIONS!: The Young Lion Podcast #3

February 21st, 2018

34:09

With the implosion of Bullet Club and the fight for supremacy between Cody and Kenny Omega all to real, it falls to NJPW and ROH's co-hosted event …

NXT TAKEOVER PHILADELPHIA & ROYAL RUMBLE 2018 REVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #8

January 31st, 2018

1:23:02

With the Royal Rumble in the books, a winner we actually wanted, a historic first Women's Rumble, a stellar Takeover and a Match of the Year Candidate, Rob and Garth review it all and more on the latest edition of the …

WWE ROYAL RUMBLE 2018 PREVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #7

January 26th, 2018

58:45

With possibly the most anticipated PPV of the WWE's year coming up, and an historic one at that, Rob and Garth give their predictions and previews …

21: Young Lion Podcast: WrestleKingdom 12 Review

January 10th, 2018

1:26:07

Slightly late, but absolutley worth it, Rob and Garth review their first collective experience of the juggernaut that is New Japan Pro Wrestling and …

20: Young Lion Podcast: New Year Dash !! 2018 Review

January 5th, 2018

29:56

After a scintillating WrestleKingdom 12, Wrestling & More have begun to review the product that has gotten everyone talking - New Japan Pro Wrestling! In the first of our new New Japan Pro Wrestling reviews, we look …

TOP 10 WORST WRESTLING GIMMICKS: THE 5 COUNT #4

January 4th, 2018

1:03:29

The 5 Count is back after an extended Christmas hibernation period and in celebration of this, Rob and Garth talk about the wonder that is Wrestling …

WWF ARMAGEDDON 2000 REVIEW: THE RETRO PPV SHOW #5

December 15th, 2017

28:40

The Wrestling PPV Reviews are back and toay Rob looks at WWF Armageddon 2000 where 6 men literally destroy themselves in the name of our …

TOP 10 MOST MEMORABLE DEBUTS: THE 5 COUNT #3

November 24th, 2017

1:14:46

The 5 Count is back and so is Garth! In a week that has seen an influx of NXT debuts, we look back at some of our most memorable debuts from the …

TIME TO PLAY THE GAME? JINDER HINDERED?: THE RING ROPE ROUNDTABLE #3

November 15th, 2017

1:23:11

Harry's back from his holidays as the pair discuss the happenings in a history making week in Manchester, the Omega and Jericho match, the possible …

WWE SURVIVOR SERIES 2012 REVIEW: THE RETRO PPV SHOW #4

November 5th, 2017

43:53

In this edition of the Wrestling Review Show, Rob is once again joined by Adam Yusuf to look back at a PPV famous for a very sepcial debut in the main event. Before that though, they must suffer through Lord Tensai, …

TOP 5 FAVOURITE WRESTLERS: THE 5 COUNT #2

November 3rd, 2017

1:05:42

As a welcome to The 5 Count, Rob and new co-host Garth talk about growing up with wrestling and who their top 5 favourite wrestlers are...not the greatest, or the most able, but their favourite, you will see in this …

13: Retro Review: WWE WrestleMania 33 Review

October 29th, 2017

1:00:10

Rob is joined by Adam Yusuf to look back at a history making night in Orlando. The Hardy Boyz returned, The Undertaker returned and as surely as the …

SMACKDOWN ATTACK? RAW RETALIATE? TLC REVIEW: THE RING ROPE ROUNDTABLE #2

October 26th, 2017

1:27:18

Rob and Harry discuss Asuka making her debut, SmackDown invading Monday Night RAW and Luke Harper & Erick Rowan continuing with their …

ANGLE IN RING RETURN? JINDER CHALLENGES BROCK?: THE RING ROPE ROUNDTABLE #1

October 20th, 2017

1:52:40

A new co-host on Wrestling & More? Kurt Angle to wrestle again? Roman pulled from the card? Owens on his way home? WHAT'S GOING ON!? Follow Harry …

10: Retro Review: WWE Capitol Punishment 2011 Review

September 28th, 2017

22:28

With WWE determined to plough forward with PG programming, the money making, meme friendly John Cena takes on a worthy WWE Championship contender in... R-Truth?


Will The Miz get the better of his protege? Will Alberto …

WWE NO MERCY 2017 PREVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #6

September 23rd, 2017

29:00

With No Mercy shaping up to be one of the best cards of the WWE calendar so far, who is going to take home the gold? Or the ... purple in the case of …

NXT TAKEOVER BROOKLYN III REVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #5

August 21st, 2017

35:59

Did Asuka lose her title? Did Roode continue his dominance of HIS NXT? Did this surpass the previous 2 NXT Takeover Brooklyns? Were there any debuts of any note...? Learn the answers to all these questions, and more, in …

WWE GREAT BALLS OF FIRE PREVIEW: WWE & NXT PPV PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #4

July 6th, 2017

23:29

Is Samoa Joe on the cusp of a Universal Title reign? Is Roman Reigns going home in an ambulance? Is Bray Wyatt finally going to win a feud of any …

RING OF HONOR #302 REVIEW! [Wrestling & More's Ring Rope Round-Up Podcast #6]

July 6th, 2017

20:52

Wrestling & More reviews the weeks goings on in Ring of Honor, as a Top Prospect Josh Woods bites off more than he can chew and we crown a new #1 contender to Kushida's ROH TV Championship!

WWF KING OF THE RING 1998 REVIEW: THE RETRO PPV SHOW #1

June 29th, 2017

50:22

With the 19th anniversary of the infamous WWF King of the Ring match between Mankind and The Undertaker, we couldn't think of a better or more …

TOP WRESTLEMANIAS, THAT AREN'T WRESTLEMANIA X-7!: THE 5 COUNT #1

April 5th, 2017

52:00

With Wrestlemania X-7 deservedly topping every best Wrestlemania list, we look at some of the best that are sometimes overshadowed in this countdown!

FINAL WRESTLEMANIA 33 CARD PREDICTIONS: WWE & NXT PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #3

April 5th, 2017

39:55

Will it be an X-7? Or an absolute car crash like Wrestlemania 2 or indeed 32? Find out what we think is going to happen as we predict the final …

ELIMINATION CHAMBER 2017 PREVIEW: WWE & NXT PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #2

February 12th, 2017

20:38

We give our predictions on what could be a very interesting Elimination Chamber. Will Bray finally win a singles title? Or will it Baron Corbin's …

ROYAL RUMBLE MATCH 2017 REVIEW: WWE & NXT PREVIEWS & REVIEWS #1

February 6th, 2017

29:30

In our first ever podcast, we review the Royal Rumble Match 2017! Was it all that it was supposed to be? Or did the WWE disappoint as we are led to expect? Find out our take on it...

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