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Look away now if you don't want to know who won last night's Royal Rumble
# Spoiler Alert
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# Spoiler Alert

Look away now if you don't want to know who won last night's Royal Rumble

Jan 26th 2015, 12:39 PM 8,043 Views 7 Comments

If you chose bed over staying up late and haven’t recorded it to watch later, however, step right this way.

From HHH to HBK: Your definitive ranking of the best ever wrestling entrance songs
# Banging Tunes
From The42
# Banging Tunes

From HHH to HBK: Your definitive ranking of the best ever wrestling entrance songs

Jan 23rd 2015, 8:30 PM 11,889 Views 39 Comments

Some of these could easily have been a Christmas number one.

Irish WWE star Fergal Devitt on his earlier career as a promising GAA player
# Alternative
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# Alternative

Irish WWE star Fergal Devitt on his earlier career as a promising GAA player

Jan 2nd 2015, 1:00 PM 9,293 Views 4 Comments

The man known as Finn Bálor, played for both Bray Emmets and Wolfe Tone.

The Rock is surprisingly good at singing Christmas songs in a onesie
# Karaoke King
From The42
# Karaoke King

The Rock is surprisingly good at singing Christmas songs in a onesie

Dec 25th 2014, 11:43 AM 3,110 Views 2 Comments

Do you smell what The Rock is cooking? Turkey and ham, presumably.

7 things we learned from tonight's Fergal Devitt documentary
# Pro Wrestling
From The42
# Pro Wrestling

7 things we learned from tonight's Fergal Devitt documentary

Dec 17th 2014, 10:00 PM 9,903 Views 7 Comments

‘Smack Em Up’ was shown on RTÉ 2 this evening.

The Irish wrestler who's living the dream in WWE
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

The Irish wrestler who's living the dream in WWE

Dec 10th 2014, 8:00 AM 18,756 Views 21 Comments

Bray native Fergal Devitt chats to TheScore.ie about life with Vince McMahon’s company.

Former WWE champion CM Punk signs with the UFC
# Career Change
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# Career Change

Former WWE champion CM Punk signs with the UFC

Dec 7th 2014, 10:00 AM 5,479 Views 17 Comments

Punk will make his MMA debut in 2015.

Which legendary wrestler are you?
# Quiz
From The42
# Quiz

Which legendary wrestler are you?

Nov 23rd 2014, 8:00 PM 27,765 Views 32 Comments

With Survivor Series taking place later tonight, take our test to see which star you most resemble.

Getting ‘sh*t-faced’ and watching over-18s wrestling is the new thing to do on a Saturday night
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

Getting ‘sh*t-faced’ and watching over-18s wrestling is the new thing to do on a Saturday night

Nov 23rd 2014, 10:02 AM 7,557 Views 1 Comment

Over the Top Wrestling’s second event took place in the Tivoli Theatre in Dublin last weekend.

Did you notice these companies changed their logos this year?
# Logo Agogo
From TheJournal.ie
# Logo Agogo

Did you notice these companies changed their logos this year?

Nov 16th 2014, 9:15 AM 25,175 Views 13 Comments

They’re so different. Mostly.

This Robbie Keane-LA Galaxy promo will make you cringe
# Groan
From The42
# Groan

This Robbie Keane-LA Galaxy promo will make you cringe

Nov 7th 2014, 4:35 PM 7,436 Views 3 Comments

Unless you like slo-mo shots of spit and lines that would make WWE writers cringe.

The Irish wrestler who has no regrets about waving goodbye to WWE
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

The Irish wrestler who has no regrets about waving goodbye to WWE

Oct 19th 2014, 10:00 AM 33,759 Views 4 Comments

Joe Cabray chats to TheScore.ie about giving up on his dream and finding a new lease of life in Ireland.

Ex-Germany goalkeeper Tim Wiese could be about to join the WWE
# Career Change
From The42
# Career Change

Ex-Germany goalkeeper Tim Wiese could be about to join the WWE

Sep 16th 2014, 11:35 AM 6,962 Views 3 Comments

Now that’s what we call a career change.

9 examples of WWE CEO Vince McMahon's unreal work ethic
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

9 examples of WWE CEO Vince McMahon's unreal work ethic

Sep 1st 2014, 9:35 PM 18,091 Views 18 Comments

The controversial billionaire wrestling promoter turned 69 recently.

The WWE's newest wrestler is from Bray, County Wicklow
# Prince Devitt
From The42
# Prince Devitt

The WWE's newest wrestler is from Bray, County Wicklow

Jul 29th 2014, 9:26 PM 27,617 Views 44 Comments

Sheamus and Becky Lynch won’t be the only Irish fighters after the WWE confirmed the arrival of the 33-year-old.

Bad news wrestling fans, 'Good Ol' JR' has announced his retirement from WWE
# Oh Hell No
From The42
# Oh Hell No

Bad news wrestling fans, 'Good Ol' JR' has announced his retirement from WWE

Jul 24th 2014, 6:11 PM 5,913 Views 9 Comments

The 62-year-old confirmed the news on Twitter.

The WWE is being accused of 'exploiting' the MH17 tragedy for a wrestling match
# Backlash
# Backlash

The WWE is being accused of 'exploiting' the MH17 tragedy for a wrestling match

Jul 21st 2014, 8:49 AM 10,971 Views 6 Comments

A pro-Russian character appeared to refer to the disaster in which 298 people died.

WWE commentary over footage of Brazil's drubbing is perfect
# Oh My God!
From The42
# Oh My God!

WWE commentary over footage of Brazil's drubbing is perfect

Jul 9th 2014, 2:25 PM 8,117 Views 6 Comments

‘Good Ol’ JR’ lends his voice to a soundtrack that sums up the hosts’ miserable night.

Someone dubbed WWE commentary over a video of an extremely drunk man
# Smackdown
# Smackdown

Someone dubbed WWE commentary over a video of an extremely drunk man

Jun 23rd 2014, 6:37 PM 4,534 Views 3 Comments

The results are simply excellent.

Wrestling chief Vince McMahon lost nearly a third of his fortune yesterday
# And That's The Bottom Line
From The42
# And That's The Bottom Line

Wrestling chief Vince McMahon lost nearly a third of his fortune yesterday

May 17th 2014, 9:46 AM 15,109 Views 14 Comments

McMahon went from super rich to plain ol’ really rich in a couple of hours.

Stone Cold Steve Austin gives excellent, no-nonsense defence of same-sex marriage
# Stone Cold Said So
# Stone Cold Said So

Stone Cold Steve Austin gives excellent, no-nonsense defence of same-sex marriage

Apr 24th 2014, 11:17 AM 13,550 Views 19 Comments

Austin delivered a searing take down of those who oppose gay marriage on his podcast. Listen here.

Baseball player pays tribute to The Ultimate Warrior in TV interview
# Warrior Spirit
From The42
# Warrior Spirit

Baseball player pays tribute to The Ultimate Warrior in TV interview

Apr 22nd 2014, 4:00 PM 2,426 Views 0 Comments

‘Sing the power of the Warrior.’

Pro wrestling lessons for the GAA, Lebron and Bergkamp's wonder goal: it's our favourite sportswriting this week
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

Pro wrestling lessons for the GAA, Lebron and Bergkamp's wonder goal: it's our favourite sportswriting this week

Apr 20th 2014, 8:45 AM 3,888 Views 0 Comments

Cup of tea, a bit of Easter egg and this lot. Sorted.

VIDEO: The WWE paid The Ultimate Warrior a touching tribute last night
# Remembered
From The42
# Remembered

VIDEO: The WWE paid The Ultimate Warrior a touching tribute last night

Apr 15th 2014, 9:47 AM 4,131 Views 3 Comments

The 54-year-old passed away last week, having been inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame on the 5th of April.

The Ultimate Warrior remembered: how James Hellwig became a king of the ring
# The Warrior
From The42
# The Warrior

The Ultimate Warrior remembered: how James Hellwig became a king of the ring

Apr 9th 2014, 3:47 PM 6,441 Views 7 Comments

Tributes have poured in the for the wrestling legend.

Wrestling mourns the death of The Ultimate Warrior
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Wrestling mourns the death of The Ultimate Warrior

Apr 9th 2014, 12:00 PM 32,990 Views 59 Comments

The former WWF champion died last night, aged 54.

The Undertaker lost at Wrestlemania last night - and these reactions are priceless
# 21-1
From The42
# 21-1

The Undertaker lost at Wrestlemania last night - and these reactions are priceless

Apr 7th 2014, 11:55 AM 10,360 Views 12 Comments

Devastating news from the world of WWE.

Why everyone should watch WrestleMania tonight
# Bit O' Rossallin
From The42
# Bit O' Rossallin

Why everyone should watch WrestleMania tonight

Apr 6th 2014, 10:30 AM 6,319 Views 13 Comments

Or set the Sky box if you Hulkamaniacs need to get up for work these days.

Bray Wanderers will not be fighting John Cena at Wrestlemania
# Mistaken Identity
From The42
# Mistaken Identity

Bray Wanderers will not be fighting John Cena at Wrestlemania

Apr 4th 2014, 10:30 AM 4,791 Views 2 Comments

If you were planning to stay up on Sunday night to see David Cassidy’s finishing move, we’ve got bad news for you…

Sheamus and WWE pay tribute to Brian O'Driscoll
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

Sheamus and WWE pay tribute to Brian O'Driscoll

Mar 18th 2014, 11:40 AM 12,361 Views 10 Comments

And the man himself was impressed.

It's 20 years since Mick Foley came 'within minutes of dying' and lost his ear in a wrestling match
# Anniversary
From The42
# Anniversary

It's 20 years since Mick Foley came 'within minutes of dying' and lost his ear in a wrestling match

Mar 17th 2014, 7:44 PM 46,871 Views 6 Comments

The accident took place in a match with Vader when he was wrestling under his ‘Cactus Jack’ pseudonym.

LeBron James got WWE title belts for his Miami Heat teammates
# Ball So Hard
From The42
# Ball So Hard

LeBron James got WWE title belts for his Miami Heat teammates

Feb 27th 2014, 12:14 PM 3,634 Views 0 Comments

“Always wanted to be the WWE Heavyweight World Champion,” LeBron says. Guess he’ll have to make do with being a basketball deity instead.

3…2…1… Here’s our favourite Royal Rumble moments of all time!
# Top Rope
From The42
# Top Rope

3…2…1… Here’s our favourite Royal Rumble moments of all time!

Jan 26th 2014, 12:51 PM 11,542 Views 34 Comments

Forget your Superbowls and World Series. The biggest night in American sports entertainment is tonight.

Sports film of the week - Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows
# Essential Viewing
From The42
# Essential Viewing

Sports film of the week - Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

Jan 12th 2014, 10:07 PM 9,174 Views 12 Comments

Wrestler Bret Hart’s painstaking journey to the top of his profession is recounted in comprehensive detail.

The Masked Man on Sheamus, Chris Benoit's death and why wrestling is art
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

The Masked Man on Sheamus, Chris Benoit's death and why wrestling is art

Dec 22nd 2013, 12:00 PM 12,041 Views 13 Comments

“The thing that people bring up is that wrestling’s fake, as if that’s some kind of insult, but that’s actually the most interesting thing about it.”

Snapshot: The Rock as a 5-year-old with Andre the Giant
# WWF
From The42
# WWF

Snapshot: The Rock as a 5-year-old with Andre the Giant

Nov 22nd 2013, 11:27 AM 27,590 Views 4 Comments

‘Uncle Andre’ is what he knew the late wrestling star as.

WATCH:  Jimmy Kimmel uses WWE twins to prank his security guard

WATCH: Jimmy Kimmel uses WWE twins to prank his security guard

Oct 24th 2013, 10:30 PM 2,446 Views 0 Comments

Poor Adelina didn’t know what was going on at all.

Sports Film Of The Week: I'm from Hollywood
# Reel Stories
From The42
# Reel Stories

Sports Film Of The Week: I'm from Hollywood

Oct 6th 2013, 9:28 PM 1,911 Views 0 Comments

Andy Kaufman’s crazy ride in the world of professional wrestling.

23 signs you were an old-school wrestling fan
# Real Sport
From The42
# Real Sport

23 signs you were an old-school wrestling fan

Aug 19th 2013, 9:30 PM 6,889 Views 39 Comments

With Summerslam having just ended, we’re feeling a little nostalgic.

WWE wrestling star comes out as gay
# WWE
From The42
# WWE

WWE wrestling star comes out as gay

Aug 16th 2013, 12:01 AM 4,477 Views 25 Comments

Darren Young becomes professional wrestling’s first openly gay athlete.