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The match that inspired Hell in a Cell: Tommy Rich, Buzz Sawyer and The Last Battle of Atlanta

Learn all about the brutal "Last Battle of Atlanta" Steel Cage Match between "Wildfire" Tommy Rich and "Mad Dog" Buzz Sawyer, the bout that inspired Shawn Michaels to pitch the idea that became Hell in a Cell.

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Matt Striker's contract not renewed by WWE

WWE.com has learned that WWE has chosen to not renew Matt Striker’s contract. As of today, June 20, 2013, Striker will no longer be working with WWE.

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"Shooting Straight" panels take WWE fans behind the curtain during Royal Rumble weekend

At the Royal Rumble, WWE's new "Shooting Straight" panels took the WWE Universe behind the scenes like never before with three unique Q-and-A sessions on The Montreal Screwjob, D-Generation X and WCW.

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Five-Star Match of the Week: Eddie Guerrero vs. Dean Malenko - 2-out-of-3 Falls Match - ECW, Aug. 26, 1995

Every Wednesday, WWE Classics and Greatest Matches team up with WWE Superstars for the Five-Star Match of the Week. This week, Matt Striker selects an ECW classic. But this bout doesn't feature barbed wire or flaming tables. It's just two amazing technical competitors performing a wrestling clinic.

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The true story of the ECW relaunch

Paul Heyman, Tommy Dreamer, Joey Styles and others talk about the story behind the controversial relaunch of ECW as WWE's third brand.

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How is AJ Lee doing as Raw General Manager?

What do you think of Raw General Manager AJ Lee's performance? Send your thoughts now using #AJLeeGM.

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Wrestlers You Need to Know: Southern Stars

When wrestling fans reminisce about the “good old days,” the discussion is bound to turn toward countless stars of their time: Gorgeous George, Bruno Sammartino, Ric Flair, Dusty Rhodes, Hulk Hogan or one of many others.However, for one reason or another, there are a number of...

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Bring it Back!: Brawl for All

Fourteen years ago, WWE fans were introduced to a new form of ring combat when the Brawl for All tournament kicked off. Dubbed a hybrid of boxing and wrestling, the competition ran through the summer of 1998, but was never seen again. Now, WWE.com is making the call to bring it back!

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WWE NXT results: Riley & Kidd drop Curtis & JTG

On WWE NXT, Alex Riley & Tyson Kidd battled Johnny Curtis & JTG, and Percy Watson took on Michael McGillicutty.

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WWE NXT results: Diva battle turns personal

On WWE NXT, Matt Striker addresses Josh Mathews injuries sustained from Brock Lesnar on Raw SuperShow. Plus, Kaitlyn and Tamina Snuka battle Maxine and Natalya.

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