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Awesome Candid Photos From Wrestling’s Golden Era

By Gonzo Green: Professional wrestling has had its ups and downs throughout the years, but thus far no era has been more popular and successful than the period from 1980 to the early ’90s – commonly referred to as the Golden Era. And although we love or love to hate today’s faces and heels, nothing will […]

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Rare Andre the Giant Footage Released

Precious little pre-WWE “Early” Andre the Giant footage exists however the team at NWAClassics.com has struck gold AGAIN with a rare find of videotape that was unearthed in the Paul Boesch collection. NOW you can see more of what Andre looked like in his prime! Online NOW is a vintage match between “Eighth Wonder of […]

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Rankin Museum to open Andre the Giant display

By William R. Toler – wtoler@civitasmedia.com A Giant exhibit will be coming this May to the Rankin Museum of American Heritage. Gail Benson, curator of the museum, met with Jackie McAuley late Thursday afternoon to inventory an upcoming exhibit on the late professional wrestler Andre the Giant.McAuley donated nearly all of the memorabilia for the […]

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CLASSIC MATCH: Andre The Giant & Sgt. Slaughter vs. Iron Sheik & Nikolai Volkoff from 1984

Here is a classic WWF match featuring Andre The Giant & Sgt. Slaughter vs. Iron Sheik & Nikolai Volkoff from the Meadowlands in 1984.  Check it out!

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