Journalist Rahul Aijaz talks about whether the the current landscape of pro wrestling is still in the shadow of nostalgia or are we seeing a new boom period. Continue reading Wrestling Renaissance or 90s nostalgia: is it a good time to be a wrestling fan again?
Staying true to the phrase ‘the land of opportunities’, this week’s SmackDown Live offered its stage to the Heart of 205 Live, Mustafa Ali. The superstar of Pakistani heritage made his blue brand debut by interrupting the current WWE Champion … Continue reading First ever: Mustafa Ali battles Daniel Bryan in SmackDown Live debut
The future is always unpredictable in the world of professional wrestling. The popular phrase “never say never” is quite apt when it comes to it, because anything can happen anytime. Historically, we have seen Bret Hart, Ultimate Warrior and Goldberg … Continue reading Is Pakistani-American billionaire Shahid Khan launching a new wrestling company?
In 2016, Mustafa Ali became the first wrestler of Pakistani descent to compete in WWE. He participated in the WWE Cruiserweight Classic tournament and even though he lost in the first round, he was signed by WWE and today, is … Continue reading Amir Jordan becomes second Pakistani wrestler to join WWE
Amidst all the angst between Japan and Korea for the atrocities committed by the Japanese Imperial army on Koreans in the last century, there are stories that are easily forgotten and sidetracked, to make way for the aforementioned conflicts to … Continue reading Rikidozan: A Korean wrestler, a Japanese national hero
WWE superstar Mustafa Ali discusses his journey in WWE so far, from coming in as a backup participant for Cruiserweight Classic in 2016 to becoming a cornerstone of the 205 Live brand. Continue reading How Mustafa Ali became the Heart of 205 Live