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    Five minutes into the match and Omega already going through tables.
    No DQ matches are rare in NJPW, you know they're gonna go nuts with it.

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    It feels weird to say, but is Jericho one of the most underrated wrestlers in history? When people think of the all-time greats, they instantly go to Rock, Austin, Shawn Michaels, maybe even Hulk. And there are other wrestlers who are talked about more highly in regards to their technical skill, like Bret Hart. But Jericho has been doing this for a very long time (he's 47) and he's constantly reinvented himself, lived up to the hype, and has a huge list of achievements, including winning every single title in WWE (except Universal, but W/E). I don't think it's unfair to say he might be a top five talent of all-time.
    He’s definitely not on same level as Austin, Rock and Hogan. Those guys spearheaded the boom periods of wrestling and are the biggest stars in wrestling history ever. Shawn Michaels on the other hand was involved in matches of the year, almost every single year. Probably the best in-ring performer in wwe history.

    Personally I think Jericho is ranked accurately by most fans. For me he is not above talents like Rey mysterio or Jeff Hardy.

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    No DQ matches are rare in NJPW, you know they're gonna go nuts with it.
    Yeah, it's fucking brutal already. But the ref needs to stop counting rope holds and count outs; it's no DQ.

    Jericho modifying the lionsault to counter Omega's spring board was a sick spot.


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    Yeah, it's fucking brutal already. But the ref needs to stop counting rope holds and count outs; it's no DQ.

    Jericho modifying the lionsault to counter Omega's spring board was a sick spot.
    I love that Jericho ignored the rope hold count, no DQ baby!

    Yeah that was a great spot, perfect timing aswell. There's a couple more you'll probably love later on.

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    Man, Kenny have his head smashed into the chair that's up on the ring post was brutal; there's one impact where you can see the chair indent.


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    Yeah, that was a really well done match. Not as many big spots or bumps as I thought there might be, especially since Omega hit some crazy spots at last year's WK, but overall I enjoyed this. I think Omega is one hell of a performer and that he should never come to WWE because he'll never be allowed to do what he's doing now over there. The actual matches in NJPW are just better overall from the Red Shoes, to the announcers, to the stiffer in ring work. Sure, you might not get a ton of promos or stories like in the WWE, but I think NJPW really does something special in the ring.


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    Yeah, that was a really well done match. Not as many big spots or bumps as I thought there might be, especially since Omega hit some crazy spots at last year's WK, but overall I enjoyed this. I think Omega is one hell of a performer and that he should never come to WWE because he'll never be allowed to do what he's doing now over there. The actual matches in NJPW are just better overall from the Red Shoes, to the announcers, to the stiffer in ring work. Sure, you might not get a ton of promos or stories like in the WWE, but I think NJPW really does something special in the ring.
    Omega has said more than once that he has no interest in going to WWE, thank God.

    WK12's attendance was actually over 10K higher than last year's, so it'd be kinda silly if WWE keeps treating them like their the minor leagues.

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    Omega has said more than once that he has no interest in going to WWE, thank God.

    WK12's attendance was actually over 10K higher than last year's, so it'd be kinda silly if WWE keeps treating them like their the minor leagues.
    It makes me kind of sad thinking about WWE matches after watching NJPW. I don't think that NJPW guys necessarily out works WWE guys, but WWE guys don't have the same kind of freedom that NJPW guys do. I think that given a chance to have the same kind of freedom the NJPW guys have, we could see a lot of WWE guys put on these kind of matches.

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    Like, there's a reason guys like Zayn and Nakamura were highly regarded before coming to the WWE and have struggled to get super over.


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    It makes me kind of sad thinking about WWE matches after watching NJPW. I don't think that NJPW guys necessarily out works WWE guys, but WWE guys don't have the same kind of freedom that NJPW guys do. I think that given a chance to have the same kind of freedom the NJPW guys have, we could see a lot of WWE guys put on these kind of matches.

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    Like, there's a reason guys like Zayn and Nakamura were highly regarded before coming to the WWE and have struggled to get super over.
    Absolutely. WWE micromanage everything and I imagine it's very difficult trying to be a success while following their rules. Nakamura's had flashes of brilliance against guys like Zayn and Orton but he's been very meh for the most part, even Omega says so.

    Although it looks like a Nakamura/Styles match is in the works for WrestleMania, so that could be the boost he needs right now.

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    Ricochet, EC3, and Lashley, all in the WWE?


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    Man, I feel like NXT PPVs are routinely better than what WWE puts out.


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    Pretty good Rumble. Shinsuke and Asuka winning were the right choices and shows that WWE has some faith in building new stars. Rousey debuting will be great publicity for the women's division. Wish Strowman would have one, but WWE is obviously obsessed with Lesnar Vs Reigns.


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    Man, I feel like NXT PPVs are routinely better than what WWE puts out.
    Gargano vs Almas was incredible, sucks that Gargano didn't win but it'll be that much sweeter when he eventually does.

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    Pretty good Rumble. Shinsuke and Asuka winning were the right choices and shows that WWE has some faith in building new stars. Rousey debuting will be great publicity for the women's division. Wish Strowman would have one, but WWE is obviously obsessed with Lesnar Vs Reigns.
    Let's just hope Shinsuke/AJ main events instead of Lesnar/Reigns.

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    Gargano vs Almas was incredible, sucks that Gargano didn't win but it'll be that much sweeter when he eventually does.



    Let's just hope Shinsuke/AJ main events instead of Lesnar/Reigns.
    If either actually main events. Rumor is they want to do Rousey/Rock vs Steph/HHH.


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    If either actually main events. Rumor is they want to do Rousey/Rock vs Steph/HHH.
    Oh God, I'd take Lesnar v Reigns over that. I mean it sounds like a fun match, but it's not main event worthy.

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    Oh God, I'd take Lesnar v Reigns over that. I mean it sounds like a fun match, but it's not main event worthy.
    Me neither. I'd rather not see Rousey in that kind of match. I mean, it might hide her a little, but I'd like to see her in a big name match.


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    Just bought my ticket; I'm going to see the Raw roster next Friday.


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    Just bought my ticket; I'm going to see the Raw roster next Friday.


    Get some good pics.

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    Man, if you're a fan of wrestling and you haven't been to a live event, you should go. I had a ton of fun and I only went by myself.


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    Where is the Big Show?

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