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AJ STYLES TOPS FSM 50 FOR SECOND YEAR IN A ROW!

Posted December 23rd, 2015 by Bill Apter

London, England: Fighting Spirit Magazine has announced that AJ Styles has placed at No.1 in the
coveted FSM 50 rankings – a poll of FSM staff to name the world’s best pro wrestler from November 2014 to November 2015 … Read more.

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TRIPLE H TALKS ABOUT NXT “TAKEOVER-LONDON” & FIELDS MORE QUESTIONS AT CONFERENCE

Posted December 10th, 2015 by 1Wrestling News Team

Full transcript of Paul Levesque’s conference call response to my question about potential role of UK promotions PROGRESS, ICW and Rev Pro and Brit performers in NXT’s future…
Courtesy of Robert Leigh … Read more.

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A UK BASED INTERVIEW WITH 1WRESTLING.COM’S BILL APTER

Posted November 30th, 2015 by 1Wrestling News Team

It’s fair to say Bill Apter is the most recognisable Pro Wrestling reporter, journalist, photographer and interviewer in the world. Beginning in the 1970’s as an editor for renowned wrestling magazine Pro Wrestling Illustrated, he has continued with the same passion and energy for being the face of 1wrestling.com and now appearing on many WWE network shows and DVDs. After such a long and successful time in the business of Pro Wrestling, last month saw the release of his book Is Wrestling Fixed? I Didn’t Know It Was Broken! On his recent visit to the UK to promote the book, I had the opportunity to sit down with him and get his thoughts and feelings on Pro Wrestling past and present…
Interviewconducted by Marcus Wood Read more.

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FAMOUS ROYAL ALBERT HALL HOSTING LUCHA LIBRE!

Posted March 20th, 2015 by Bill Apter

For the first time ever and for one night only, the mythical, dangerous,
acrobatic and heroic world of Mexico’s masked wrestlers. Sixteen of Mexico’s finest, lead by the legendary Blue Demon Jr join battle under the Royal Albert Hall’s mighty dome.. Read more.

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WWE NETWORK FINALLY COMING TO UK & IRELAND!

Posted January 4th, 2015 by 1Wrestling News Team

STAMFORD, Conn., January 4, 2015 – Beginning Monday, January 19, WWE Network will be available in the UK for £9.99 per month and Ireland for €12.99 per month on a direct-to-consumer basis, with no commitment and the ability to cancel any time. Fans will be able to sign up in time to watch Royal Rumble® LIVE on Sunday, January 25 and see which WWE Superstar competes for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship atWrestleMania® 31… Read more.

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VINCE MCMAHON APOLOGIZES TO UK FANS ABOUT WWE NETWORK DELAY

Posted November 5th, 2014 by 1Wrestling News Team

He explains and what he hopes should happen moving forward … Read more.

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UK TNA REF LYNSKEY: “IT FELT LIKE ABYSS WAS GOING TO BREAK ME IN HALF!

Posted February 11th, 2014 by Bill Apter


He’s the first UK referee to work for TNA in his native country. Here, in this exclusive Apter Chat, “Sir” Steve Lynskey talks about Abyss attacking him, as well as interacting with the TNA roster.
Special thanks for photos from George Tahinos and on Facebook/Stephen Campbell Photography. Read more.

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WHAT HAPPENED @WORLD OF SPORT UK…

Posted November 18th, 2013 by 1Wrestling News Team

All matches were Mountevans rules: two pinfalls, two submissions, or a knockout to decide the winner. Three matches were also conducted in rounds. All wrestlers were introduced after all wrestlers were in the ring… Read more.

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CONTROVERSY: CAN THE NEW WORLD OF SPORT SUCCEED ON UK TV

Posted August 7th, 2013 by Bill Apter

It’s been ages since the United Kingdom’s World Of Sport disappeared from television. Now TV company ITV and a wrestling promoter are attempting to bring back the tradition (it was on TV from the mid-50′s until 1988) as they have scheduled a taping in November. Can it succeed? “Sir” Steven Lysnkey and Bill Apter talk about the World Of Sport past and look at what might be a very exciting future. Read more.

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JAY LETHAL TALKS ABOUT HIS UPCOMING RETURN TO THE UK

Posted July 16th, 2013 by 1Wrestling News Team