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WWE NXT Results (2/15/17): UK Title Match, Tag Team Mayhem

This week's NXT has a special twist: for the first time ever, the UK Title was defended on NXT TV as Trent Seven challenged UK Champion Tyler Bate. It was a nice addition to regular NXT programming, and I hope the UK Title becomes the secondary title that NXT deserves. In other action, the Australian Assassins…


WWE SmackDown Live Preview (2/14/17): 5 Reasons To Watch

For the second time in three weeks, we have a new WWE Champion. John Cena struck gold for the 16th time at the Royal Rumble, but that reign turned out to be short-lived. Now Bray Wyatt is on top for the first time in his career. In fact, it's Wyatt's first singles title of any…


WWE RAW Preview (2/13/17): 5 Things To Watch For

It's Monday. You know what that means. Yep, it's time for our WWE RAW preview. After last night's Elimination Chamber, WrestleMania is shaping up nicely for SmackDown Live, and now WWE's flagship brand heads into FastLane for their final stop on the Road To WrestleMania. So, without any further ado, let's take a look at…



WWE Elimination Chamber Preview & Predictions (2/12/17)

It's almost time for the Elimination Chamber. The SmackDown Live exclusive PPV will come to us tonight on The WWE Network, and the WWE World Title will be on the line as John Cena steps into the chamber to defend his title against five other men. So, without further ado, let's take a look at…


Backstage News On WWE FastLane

It is being reported by F4WOnline.com that the WWE has been discussing the possibility of current WWE RAW Tag Team Champions Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson putting their titles on the line in a Triple Threat match at WWE FastLane. The opponents that have been considered are Cesaro and Sheamus and Enzo Amore and Big…



The Top Rope Nation Webcast Is LIVE Previewing WWE Elimination Chamber

The Top Rope Nation webcast is LIVE right now on YouTube previewing this Sunday's WWE Elimination Chamber. Join our hosts, Editor in Chief of TopRopePress.com Ryan Droste, TopRopePress.com's Kyle Ross, and Justin Joynt. The live webcast is typically only for our Patreon supporters, however this week's show previewing the Elimination Chamber is presented free for all. The…


WWE NXT Preview (2/8/17): Five Things To Watch For

After a fantastic TakeOver and a mediocre follow up episode in San Antonio, NXT returns home to Full Sail this week. Tonight's show is the first episode from the newest set of tapings, so expect a hot crowd as they welcome back the NXT superstars to their home turf. The WWE.com preview only lists two…


EXCLUSIVE: Eddie Edwards Reflects On 2016, Looks Toward The Future, More

In an exclusive interview conducted by TopRopePress.com’s Tony Quant, Impact Wrestling superstar and former TNA World Champion Eddie Edwards sat down for a discussion during his recent tour of the United Kingdom. In this exclusive interview with Top Rope Press, Eddie addresses several subjects. Some of the topics covered include his 2016 highlights, what it felt like winning the TNA…


WWE SmackDown Live Preview (2/7/17): 5 Reasons To Watch

Only nine days removed from the WWE Royal Rumble, it's almost time for another pay per view. The Elimination Chamber, a SmackDown-only event, is this Sunday. So that makes what we are about to discuss the proverbial "go-home show." With the top of the WrestleMania 33 card reportedly finalized, the role of the Elimination Chamber…


WWE RAW Preview (2/6/17): 5 Things To Watch For

It's Monday; you know what that means. It's time for our weekly WWE RAW preview. A lot has changed since we left our heroes and heroines last week. A top star is injured, a Destroyer has emerged, and a cerebral assassin has returned. The Beast wants one more match, and The Underdog From The Underground…


NJPW The New Beginning In Sapporo Preview (2/5/17): Okada vs Suzuki

NJPW will be bringing us The New Beginning In Sapporo tomorrow via NJPW World. The show will begin streaming live at 1:00 am EST (and tonight, NJPW will have English commentary with Cyrus and Kevin Kelly), and the main event will feature IWGP Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada defending his title against Minoru Suzuki. This show…




WWE Smackdown Is In Position To Unseat RAW

I love WrestleMania season. It marks a 3 month period where stuff has to happen; a security I like to have upon embarking 5 hours of consumption per week. Gone are the days of passive storylines and redundant feuds. Now, we find ourselves in a territory where that big heel turn is in play, or…