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Simonetti’s Rumble to remember

Derek Simonetti
Proving Ground Wrestling

It’s Royal Rumble time again, which means the Road to Wrestlemania has begun. In recent years, the road to Wrestlemania has often been paved in disappointment. Roman Reigns was number 30 last year. . . Fuck You!

I have been accused of being one of those wrestling fans that pines for the “Old Days.” However, the “Old Days” to some people means the attitude era, and the attitude era sucked (I don’t care, fight me). No no, I pine to go back to the days wrestling historians refer to as, “The absolute worst time in the business monetarily,” The New Generation Era.

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From the nosebleeds to backstage: Recalling 1993 Survivor Series

By Todd Graham – Proving Ground Wrestling

This weekend, the 31st Survivor Series will emanate from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas and it will be headlined by some blockbuster inter-promotional matches.

For many reasons, I consider 1993 to be my favorite year in wrestling, but for today’s discussion, it’s because I was in attendance at the 1993 Survivor Series. Now, you are going to read a lot of articles about top ten lists, and best moments, and all of that, but what you won’t read a lot of is personal experiences from the eyes of a 7-year-old child when it comes to wrestling shows from over 20 years ago.

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