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PWPonderings: Indie Wrestling Coverage

PWP Podcasts is the official Podcast of PWPonderings.com. On PWP Podcasts you will find a variety of shows, each with a different emphasis. Our Newscasts cover major indie wrestling results, upcoming shows, & discuss broad topics within indie wrestling. The Podcast of Honor focuses on Ring of Honor while VIVA CHIKARA is your one stop show for everything within the CHIKARA universe. We also occasionally have PWP Xtra where we go into in depth conversations with either wrestlers, bookers, or management of various promotions and get their opinion on major topics. PWPonderings.com is focused on bringing INDIE wrestling to everyone. Please check out PWPonderings.com for all of our written content and of course contact us at mailbag@PWPonderings.com with your questions or comments.
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Jun 21, 2017

This week's newscast is in honor of the memory of Chandler Biggins who passed away this week. He was co-owner of AIW and a dear friend to many and an even bigger friend to the wrestling community. Co-founder Jerome Cusson makes his return to the Newscast to discuss Chandler and more. Rich and Jerome go over results for AAW, PWG, and others. Also major news from around the indie wrestling world. Send us your favorite memories of Chandler Biggins to mailbag@pwponderings.com

Jun 18, 2017

Kevin Ford sits down with Tom Green, the man behind the upcoming Dynamite Cup tournament in Indiana. Kevin talks to Tom behind the inspiration for the tournament, bringing professional wrestling to Indiana, and the reasons for booking the tournament and matches the way they did. Tom breaks down every match, his personal history with the competitors when applicable, and why each match means so much to him. Did he really let his three year old son book a battle royal? Will their be more Dynamite Cups to come? All this, plus information on you can participate in the show raffle for both yourself and a child in attendance, with all proceeds going to the "Together We Rise" charity. 

 
For all the information on the Dynamite Cup, including the card and information on how to purchase raffle tickets for yourself AND a child in attendance, https://dynamitecuptournament.tumblr.com/
 
 
Jun 18, 2017

Chris GST, Ari Berenstein, Chris Miccio, and Rich Laconi are back to talk about all the news and results from the War of the Worlds tour. They talk about the major news stories from those shows. The ramifications of NJPW and ROH talent working together. What they feel ROH has to do to make their shows seem more can't miss. They run down the Dalton Castle contract news. Then preview the full Best in the World 2017 PPV. They end the show by answering your questions. Send your thoughts to mailbag@pwponderings.com

Jun 16, 2017

Kerry catches up with his friend Fred Yehi as they talk on his innovative office, being a kind human and his rise in WWN live.

Jun 15, 2017

Christopher Lawrence And F'n Ronnie talk everything that happened at CZW Tournament of Death 16. Including ongoing story lines and the duo give their reaction to CZW's bloodiest event of the year. They also discuss the additions to the card at EVILution. Visit <a href="http://CZWstudios.com" target="_blank">CZWstudios.com</a> for more CZW videos.

Jun 14, 2017

Chris GST, Rich Laconi, and Dylan Hales are all back to discuss a big weekend in indie wrestling. Results for PowerbombTV Break the Barrier, CHIKARA, Tier 1, CZW, and IWC are discussed in full. Reactions to the Dominion main event, NJPW US IWGP Title Tournament, and their effect on the ROH landscape. Contract updates for Bullet Club and ROH talent. Plus much more. Send your thoughts to mailbag@pwponderings.com

Jun 7, 2017

There’s a lot to talk about, and somehow they pack it into just a tad over an hour! Kevin attended Aniversario in Hellertown last week, and he’s got a lot of thoughts about it. The duo also has a lot of thoughts on the latest Hour of Power and the shocking title change. Plus, JUSTIN and Kevin give a full rundown of the “Hide” card this Saturday. Plus: Officer Magnum, Chuck Taylor, the Batiri, and more!

 

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Jun 6, 2017

Chris GST and Rich Laconi are back to talk about a ton of upcoming shows, news, and more. They discuss the past weekends ROH and PCW shows. Talk about the new signees to WWE from the UK and US. Then preview some of the upcoming shows. Finally they delve into ROH spoilers from this past weekend for future TV, their impact on BitW PPV, and what ROH could do to make their TV can't miss. Send your thoughts to mailbag@pwponderings.com

Jun 5, 2017

Kevin Ford sits down with commentator extraordinaire Joe Sposto to discuss Powerbomb TV's forthcoming supercard "Breaking the Barrier" taking place this Sunday! Joe was in attendance for the inaugural Breaking the Barrier in 1999 and discusses his experience at the event and what it meant for independent wrestling at the time. Joe and Kevin discuss some highlights of the card, including what matches they're most looking forward to, and which competitors they think can make the most of being on such a platform.

Lots of off topic discussion takes place between the two as well, including, but not limited to: Joe's comic book podcast, Joe's offshoot non-comic book podcast, eBay, and how they define the eras of the WWF.

For all the information on "Breaking the Barrier", including the card, how you can watch from home, or to purchase tickets go to POwerbomb.tv

Jun 1, 2017

Chris GST & Rich Laconi are back in this late edition of the Newscast. New Champions for PROGRESS and CZW. Rich and Chris discuss the relationship between PROGRESS and WWE and how beneficial it is for both promotions. Results from AIW's JLIT, AAW Thursday Night Special, and CHIKARA's 15th Aniversario are discussed. They talk about the upcoming shows from ROH and have some banter in between about Fall Brawl 98. A fun Newscast. Let us know your thoughts at mailbag@pwponderings.com

May 28, 2017

Christopher Lawrence is Joined By Ronnie from the Nerd port network, and they discuss CZW Sacrifices, Sami Callihan taking over creative at CZW and they Preview GCW Tournament of Survival, and CZW Tournament of Death 16. They also Discuss Joe Gacy's Title reign. For all your news and reviews in the world of independent wrestling check out pwponderings.com , and czwstudios.com

 

May 24, 2017
Rich Laconi and Dylan Hales run down CWF,PWG, PWX,Beyond, Resistance Pro and Freelance results. Then Rich discusses the EVOLVE 84,85 shows in more detail. Rich finishes up the Newscast about the ROH, NJPW,CMLL, Rev Pro War of the World Tour announcement. The show finishes up with the upcoming AIW JLIT tournament and Glory Pro.

 

May 23, 2017

CHIKARA is transitioning into young womanhood this Saturday with it’s 15th Aniversario celebration! To celebrate, CHIKARA is returning to the town of Hellertown, PA for the first time in nearly 9 years. Kevin reminisces on CHIKARA memories and historical moments from the building, quizzing JUSTIN’s knowledge in the process. Then the tandem runs down the show featuring players from CHIKARA’s past and present. It’s a fun trip down memory lane on this edition of ¡VIVA CHIKARA!

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May 18, 2017

Kerry sits down with Mance Warner to get his take on wrestling an unconventional style, and his opinions on wrestling. From learning under Billy Roc, his IWAMS work, and which independent wrestling celebrity actually pointed him towards Billy's wrestling school.

May 17, 2017

Chris GST and Rich Laconi are back to talk about a myriad of topics from this past week. The ROH War of the Worlds shows including the NYC PPV. The good, the bad, and if the Scurll reveal could have been booked in a different segment. They talk about what the the results of the PPV mean for the winners and losers and much more. They run down results from CWF Mid Atlantic and CZW who both have new Champions. Sami Callihan as CZW's new head of creative and its ramifications. NJPW's new IWGP US Championship and tournament. Kevin Ford joins Chris to talk about the upcoming NOVA Pro show and more. They also delve into the SPOILERS from ROH's TV tapings at the very end of the show so you can skip them if you'd like. A fun show overall. Send your thoughts to mailbag@pwponderings.com

May 11, 2017

Chris GST is joined by Ari Berenstein, Rich Laconi, and Larry Csonka of 411Mania to talk about all the news in ROH. They talk about the SBG/Tribune purchase and what it could mean. Look over the results of the first two WotW shows. They preview the big WotW PPV and discuss the pros and cons of a possible Cody Rhodes Title reign. Lots of other fun discussion as well including some post show banter. Send your thoughts to mailbag@pwponderings.com

May 10, 2017

Chris GST, Rich Laconi, and Dylan Hales are back with a TON of news to talk about. APW Cow Palace show drawing reportedly around 3000 people, the head scratching results from the first ROH War of the Worlds show, and AAW results with what is reportedly an amazing match between Elgin and Zack Sabre Jr. The trio also talk about the strange twitter flame with a Kings of Leon bandmember, run down the War of the Worlds tour & PPV shows, talk about what the purchase of Tribune could mean for ROH (we also highly recommend you go read the article on ROHWorld.com), and much more. Their is also an insightful interview with Glory Pro owner/operator Michael Elgin who talks about his students, the matches, the future of Jason Kincaid, his NJPW dates, and more. A fun show all around. Send your feedback to mailbag@pwponderings.com

May 7, 2017

Kerry Awful returns with a new Dog Days discussing a lot of topics and an interview with Martin Stone

May 3, 2017

Chris GST and Rich Laconi discuss the results from this past weekend including the two ROH shows and some of the issues with the booking. They talk about how Silas Young is getting a push but how the loss to Bully Ray seems out of place, why Matt Taven's win over Cole actually does make sense, and the tag team division. They also discuss the results from Beyond Wrestling and other results. They are joined by Danny Adams for a fun conversation about his time in Glory Pro, what sets it apart, what is going on in NWL St Louis, and more. Billy Corgan's purchase of the NWA is also discussed in detail as to what Billy purchased and some of his history in pro wrestling outside of TNA. News from AAW, EVOLVE, and other promotions rounds out this episode. Send your thoughts to mailbag@pwponderings.com or leave a comment below.

May 3, 2017

The third installment of CHIKARA’s answer to the Royal Rumble, the Infinite Gauntlet, takes place this Saturday afternoon! JUSTIN and Kevin run down the competitors and pontificate on a possible winner. Plus: chatter about the three non-Gauntlet bouts, some thoughts from Kevin on Season 17, Juan Francisco de Coronado as Grand Champion, origins of two wrestling fans, and more!

 

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Apr 26, 2017

Rich Laconi and Dylan Hales are here to break down all the results and news from this past week. Brian Da Brain joins them to talk about his live PWG perspective. They discuss EVOLVE, Tier 1/Battle Club Pro, AAW, AIW, CHIKARA, and SUP. They then discuss news from all around the indie wrestling world. Send your thoughts to mailbag@pwponderings.com

Apr 19, 2017

Chris GST, Rich Laconi, and Dylan Hales have a helluva lot to talk about this week. The issues between Youtube and prominent indie wrestling promotions in not monetizing their content. The streaming problems that FloSlam experienced this weekend. Some major results from this past weekend. Previews for upcoming shows from AAW, Tier 1, Battle Club Pro, and EVOLVE. Ethan Page also joins Rich to talk about all the events he's a part of, Alpha 1, and many other subjects. Enjoy. Please leave us a 4 or 5 star review. Send your thoughts to mailbag@pwponderings.com   

Apr 12, 2017

Chris GST and Rich Laconi are back to talk about all the results from the weekend. AAW, AIW, CZW, and CWF Mid Atlantic. They talk about Rich's experience at the ROH TV tapings without divulging spoilers. News about WWE interested in a former ROH talent and a preview for NOVA Pro's Commonwealth Cup event. Send your thoughts to mailbag@pwponderings.com

Apr 9, 2017

Chris GST, Ari Berenstein, Chris Miccio, & RIch Laconi are back for a fun show. Full review and fallout from Supercard of Honor. Hardy's leaving. Gresham signed. Spoilers from Charmed City Excellence. There's a lot to talk about and lots of fun banter. Send your thoughts to mailbag@pwponderings.com 

Apr 5, 2017

Rich Laconi and Dylan Hales are here to run down a ton of news and results coming out of Wrestlemania 33 and the entire weekend of shows. Lots of fun banter plus Curt Stallion joins the duo to talk about Glory Pro and other topics. So much stuff to talk about. This is not one to miss. Send your thoughts to mailbag@pwponderings.com

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