Woman who refused arranged marriage finds acceptance through wrestling

2018-11-23 12:26

Marketing executive-turned-delivery driver Charlene Blugher - also known by the stage name Athena Furie - who came out as a lesbian three years later, aged 21, had longed to wrestle since childhood.

Dad complains to BCCSA after son wants to do 'double double E' after seeing SuperSport ad

2018-06-12 09:28

MultiChoice got bodyslammed by the BCCSA for showing a wrestling promo on SuperSport that's inappropriate for children.

The WWE Live South Africa tour kicked off at the GrandWest Grand Arena in Cape Town and we were there to catch all the action. See pics here!

The WWE Live South Africa tour kicked off at the GrandWest Grand Arena in Cape Town and we were there to catch all the action. See pics here!

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Wrestler Erasmus wins gold for Team SA

2018-04-13 11:26

Wrestler Martin Erasmus has claimed gold for South Africa at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Australia's Gold Coast.

WWE brings pain and laughter to Mzansi

2017-12-24 06:02

One of the major sporting events to look forward to in the new year has to be the return of World Wrestling Entertainment Live to South Africa.

Iran wrestler throws bout to avoid fighting Israeli

2017-11-27 22:55

Iran's government paid tribute to one of the country's wrestlers who threw an international bout because winning would have meant fighting an opponent from Israel.

WWE, SuperSport in multi-year partnership

2017-07-21 17:03

WWE and SuperSport have announced a new, multi-year agreement to broadcast WWE programming live throughout sub-Saharan Africa.

PMB’s ‘assassin’ says wrestling is an art

2016-05-21 10:33

19-year-old Matthew Hammar — also known as Matthew the Assassin — from Pietermaritzburg is set to show off his mettle in the ring against other wrestlers at next weekend’s local wrestling tournament.

Former WWE Diva Chyna dies

2016-04-22 07:46

Joanie Laurer, the groundbreaking female wrestler known as Chyna, has died.

Gawker challenges $140m decision in Hogan sex tape case

2016-04-07 14:14

Entertainment website Gawker has challenged a jury's decision to award $140 million to former wrestler Hulk Hogan.


Brock Lesnar signs new deal with WWE

2018-11-08 13:02

WWE champion Brock Lesnar has signed a new a deal with the company that allows him to compete in UFC.

Top SA wrestler killed in car accident

2018-06-10 13:29

SASCOC has issued a statement mourning the loss of leading wrestler Kleinjan Combrinck who has died in a car accident.

The very real world of WWE wrestling

2018-04-19 10:12

It may not be for everyone, but World Wrestling Entertainment’s (WWE) global popularity is undeniable, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Botha claims SA's first Gold Coast wrestling medal

2018-04-12 20:25

Johannes Botha claimed South Africa's first wrestling medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games when he took silver on the Gold Coast.

WWE set to take SA by storm

2017-12-11 08:58

World Wrestling Entertainment will head to South Africa next year with several wrestling stars to make an appearance.

The fans, the fights, the phenomenon: WWE is bigger than ever

2017-09-10 00:00

If you thought wrestling was on the decline, think again. WWE today is a bigger spectacle than before.

e.tv drops wrestling as WWE moves to SuperSport

2017-07-20 12:30

e.tv has announced that WWE will no longer be airing on the e family of channels from 1 September 2017

Chyna may have died of an overdose

2016-04-22 20:00

Chyna may have died from an accidental overdose and could have been lying dead for days.

Wrestling star Chyna dies

2016-04-21 10:18

WWE legend Chyna - whose real name was Joan Marie Laurer - has tragically died at the age of 45.

Hulk Hogan gets $140m in sex tape case

2016-03-22 11:52

Jurors have awarded wrestling star Hulk Hogan a total of $140 million over a sex tape posted by entertainment website Gawker.

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