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I commented in a previous column about the travesty surrounding September’s UCW Aftershock Heavyweight Championship match but this week I’m going to take a look at the athletes currently in possession of the rest of the UCW silverware.  One of the highlights of UCW – Anarchy Rules was undoubtedly T. Cole’s capture of the vacant Light Heavyweight title.  Cole has impressed me with his single-minded determination and focus this year.  This relentless clarity of purpose has been rewarded with the enforced retirement of one rival and now with Cole’s elevation to the top of the UCW Light Heavyweight division.  Now...

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It takes a lot to make a level-headed, even-tempered, good-natured person like me angry but a couple of the championship matches at UCW – Anarchy Rules on Saturday left me fuming !  Without a doubt the most upsetting feature of the night was Dr “Wilbur” Feelgood’s capture of the UCW Aftershock Heavyweight Championship.  Feelgood, for those of you lucky enough not to know him, is a wannabe rock star and wannabe wrestler who achieved D-list celebrity status earlier this year with the release of a movie documenting his medically enabled weight loss.  The self-appointed Doctor (who incidentally has no medical...

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Kingston Eclipse may well be the unluckiest man in professional wrestling today. On the face of it, the reigning UCW Heavyweight Champion should have been on top of the world after winning the title at UCW Bad Company in July. However, his moment of glory was snatched away from him when the brand new championship belt flew out of town in James Shaw’s hand luggage before it could be presented to the new champion. Belt or no belt, Kingston Eclipse remains the legitimate holder of the title but his luck isn’t getting any better as we head towards UCW Anarchy...

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Did you go to WWE Live in Christchurch last week? What was your highlight of the show? While many would name the likes of Finn Balor, Dean Ambrose, Sasha Banks, Bray Wyatt, Roman Reigns or The Miz as their favourite personality there, amazingly, the most common answer when we asked fans wasn’t some in the ring, but rather someone in the AUDIENCE. The Chicken Man. Everyone who went to the show knows who I’m talking about. For those that didn’t, here’s what happened. During the Intercontinental title match between the Miz and challenger Jason Jordan, the Miztourage (Bo Dallas and...

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