Black Champions and Wrestling Legends - Bobo Brazil, Bearcat Wright, and "Sailor" Art Thomas

Black Champions and Wrestling Legends

In the dark days of segregation, 3 African-American wrestlers paved the way for a more inclusive sport. Their sacrifices ultimately reaped rewards.
16 WWE Records Most Fans Don't Know About!

16 WWE Records Most Fans Don’t Know About!

With no offseason in wrestling, WWE Records are getting broken every year — records most fans aren't even aware of. We're here to change that!
Lou Thesz was a shrewd businessman in and out of the ring.

Lou Thesz INC. – The Arcane Business Ventures of a Champion Wrestler

Lou Thesz: World Champion wrestler, real estate mogul, interior designer? Dive into the lesser-known side of this renaissance man!
Bob Backlund - Last of the Old Schoolers, Last of an Era

Bob Backlund – Last of the Old Schoolers, Last of an Era

Bob Backlund paid his dues by sleeping in his car, eating tuna from a can, and defeating up to 9 fans from the crowd a night!

DUSTIN RUNNELS: Behind the Paint of “The Natural” and Goldust

Being the son of Dusty Rhodes, naysayers would test to see how tough he really was. In the words of Dustin Runnels, "There were many fights along the way!"
This Wrestling Life | Wrestling's Golden Age Reflected Through Poetry

This Wrestling Life | Wrestling’s Golden Age Reflected Through Poetry

The most nostalgic era of wrestling reflected in short, playful rhymes, that marvel at the grand theatre of wrestling from that golden age.
JP Zarka of joins Brian Tramel on the “Shootin’ The Shiznit" podcast

JP Zarka of Interview

JP Zarka of joins Brian for a new episode of Shootin’ The Shiznit. Coliseum videos, wrestling books, the creation of PWS, and more!
Dynamite Kid of the British Bulldogs and Jacques Rougeau of the Fabulous Rougeaus had a feud that went well beyond the ring.

Dynamite Kid and Jacques Rougeau Fight, Why Vince Stepped In

Problems between Dynamite Kid and Jacques Rougeau led to an epic backstage confrontation and Vince McMahon having to step in.
André The Giant | Unforgettable FanAndré The Giant | Unforgettable Encounters with Fans Encounters

André The Giant | Unforgettable Encounters with Fans

We asked our loyal readers what it was like to have met André The Giant, and you sure didn’t disappoint! This shows a whole different side of the giant!



CM Punk WWE Backstage Debut – Here’s What He Had to Say!

CM Punk is never one to censor his thoughts! Here's what he had to say about WWE creative, Seth Rollins, a potential return to the ring, and more.

Legends Live on in “Wrestling Then & Now” Documentary

Many legends of the squared circle have left us but they live on, not only in our hearts but in a film from the heart, Wrestling Then & Now.

Corey Graves on Travel Issues in Saudi Arabia and “Conspiracy Theories”

Corey Graves discusses the recent travel issues in Saudi Arabia and the “conspiracy theories” on the latest episode of his podcast After the Bell.

Silver King – His Tragic Death Raises Many Important Questions

In the aftermath of the tragic passing of Silver King, another in a long line of deaths in the ring, we have some very important questions to ask.


WWE Logo – Its Evolution From the WWF Until Now

The WWE logo brings back an instant wave of nostalgia for wrestling fans. Let's take a stroll down memory lane and look at the story of its evolution!

Wrestler Cameos in Music Videos

Music videos were one of the main aspects that brought the then-WWE into the limelight, and there have been wrestler cameos in music videos ever since.

Nostalgic Wrestling Photos | 20 Photos That Will Take You Back!

In our first ever photo gallery here on Pro Wrestling Stories, we've done some deep-diving and compiled a collection of some classic nostalgic wrestling...

Wildmen of Wrestling | 12 Outrageous Heels Who Pioneered Hardcore

These are some of the wildest, most outrageous heels the sport of wrestling has ever seen. These were the pioneers of the hardcore.


FRED GEOBOLD: NYC Wrestling Radio Pioneer, Unsung Hero

Fred Geobold wore many hats in life- receptionist/switchboard operator at WBAI-FM, 99.5 in NYC, on-air radio host, folk singer, songwriter, and concert MC.