What had been a comedy experiment to pass the time one weekend had become an obsession. This was the guy I wanted to be.
The lawsuit illuminates even more problems with the WWE's professional practices.
New Japan Pro Wrestling has been Japan's leading pro wrestling company for over 40 years, but its overseas reach has been limited until recently. Now, the promotion is selling out massive shows in NYC and elevating the art to a new level of intensity.
In Spain, matador vs bull often ends in at least one gory death. Japan's centuries-old tradition sees two bulls peacefully wrestling one another.
He also tells us the most excruciating, detailed injury story you'll ever read.
The idea has been criticized, but Colin Wood doesn't see any reason why disabled fighters should be given fewer opportunities than non-disabled fighters.
VICE heads to the Bronx Wrestling Federation to meet former fighter John Torres, who now documents the theatrical Mexican-style wrestling matches as a filmmaker.
Every Friday before sundown, South Asian expatriates in Dubai gather in a sandlot behind a fish market to compete in a series of wrestling matches with the aim of pinning an opponent to the ground for two seconds.
How is Goteblud able to flout the rules of wrestling again and again? The answer may or may not surprise anyone.
Alphonse built a miniature castle for his pet frogs to live in but Jean Phillipe isn't having it.
Goteblud may have just found his competitive edge.
Are the goat horns of your wrestling costume gushing blood? There's a convenient solution in this new Wuvable Oaf comic by Ed Luce.
In this week's Wuvable Oaf, blood rains down on the red, white, and blue.
The wrestlers get into a verbal slamsesh in this week's installment of Wuvable Oaf .
In the second installment of our new comic series Wuvable Oaf, by artist Ed Luce, Goteblüd tries on a few costumes.
We're thrilled to have artist Ed Luce bring his Wuvable Oaf comic series to VICE. In today's installment, Guteblüd and Infierno go head-to-head in the ring.
We also get inspirational life coaching from a young millennial, check out a wrestling school where amateurs train like WWE superstars, and more.
Australian wrestling companies are shutting down bouts between men and women due to a growing number of complaints.
But he may have gone a little too casual.
The game doesn't do enough to make me, a wrestling fan through and through, completely happy, nor can I honestly recommend it to other followers of all things wrasslin'.
How can you not love a backyard-style wrestling competition with stars like "The Stinker," "Helga Hysteria," and "Doughnut Messaround"?
With last year's game failing to satisfy wrestling fans, 2K16 has to pull out every signature move in the book to make amends.
He hit John Cena with a folding chair, so Cena body-slammed the former late night host as payback.
From SmackDown! to something entirely more wild, here's the best of the games based on those men and women who like to cuddle each other aggressively.