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WWE NXT TakeOver: XXV Preview/Predictions

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By Nicholas Jason Lopez

All Elite Wrestling grasped the wrestling world after their first Pay-Per-View last week, topped off with a Five-Star Rhodes Brothers match, Awesome Kong, a tag team classic between The Young Bucks and Fenix/Pentagon Jr. and of course, Jon Moxley (the former Dean Ambrose of WWE fame) at the end.

Anybody who looked to WWE for an answer was left hopeless on Raw and SmackDown, side for a surprise mention by Sami Zayn on Raw.

The only true competitor with WWE’s name is its NXT brand, spearheaded creatively by Triple H. The 25th TakeOver event celebrates all that has happened before while also giving us another five-match standout card to feast on.

The essence of TakeOver is the heart of NXT itself – it’s where the up-and-comers showcase their true potential. Who knows where we would be if we didn’t get Zayn-Shinsuke Nakamura, Bayley-Sasha Banks, Johnny Gargano-Adam Cole and The Revival-#DIY, amongst other countless memorable bouts? It’s matches like those that have elevated NXT to the bar that has been set for wrestling expectations in 2019.

TakeOver has become more than a live event. It’s a movement. Beyond that, it has happened in America, United Kingdom, Canada and other places. It has brought NXT to the conversation of actual world domination.

Triple H’s formula to build stars, sign big names, focus on wrestling and characterization is one for success. It’s hard to believe there have been 25 TakeOvers, but we don’t think anybody will disagree that NXT can make 25,000 more TakeOvers for all we care.

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SideShow Wrestling Pop-Up Comes To Nashville April 13

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*The Following Was Sent To Us By Phillip Stamper*

 

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE, UNITED STATES, April 2, 2019 – Hurry, hurry, hurry, wrestling fans! The SideShow is coming to town. 
Saturday, April 13, the Victory Center in Morrison, TN will host an explosive mashup of wrestling when SideShow Wrestling comes to town to join Mayhem Wrestling and Tennessee All Pro Wrestling’s Super Showdown.
The SideShow Pop-Up promises to be a dynamic event, showcasing wrestling wonders from around the globe, such as NXT and ROH veteran Corey Hollis squaring off in a test of strength and skill against All Elite Wrestling’s own Brandon Cutler. 
Guests will be on the edge of their seats during the show-stopping Triple Threat Match between the chaotic clown Tripp Cassidy, the cunning leader of the “Brick Nation,” Mr. Brickster, and the fiercest flip-flops in the game, Cabana Man Dan.
And in the main event, two titans – three-time TNA Champion and Dojo Pro Veteran “Cowboy” James Storm and WWE Hall of Famer Billy Gunn – team up to tame the ferocious freak show of fighting, Kerry Awful and Nick Iggy, better known as The Carnies. 
These three matches and more will be assembled this Summer for the first SideShow Wrestling TV Special coming to digital platforms.
Expect the unexpected at the SideShow Pop-Up at Super Showdown! 
ALL SEATS ONLY $10! Kids 5 & under get in free.
Saturday, April 13th! 
Meet the stars starting at 7:00pm! 
Bell time is 8:00pm!
The Victory Center
5542 Manchester Hwy
Morrison, TN 
Do not miss this spectacular night of SideShow Wrestling at the Super Showdown!
Kevin Martin
Tennessee All Pro Wrestling / Super Showdown
+1 6154380970
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