A Brief Note On Special Event Of The Year Essay
Peter Luongo: Wrestle Kingdom 10: We started off the year with the WrestleMania of Japan and it solidified itself as the event of the year. AJ Styles vs Shinsuke Nakamura for the IWGP Intercontinental championship was unbelievable. Okada vs Tanahashi for the IWGP Heavyweight title was unbelievable, The Young Bucks winning a fatal four way for the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team titles was…..you guessed it, UNBELIEVABLE. The whole night had MOTY contenders and if you were lucky to see it live then you’ll know you saw WRESTLING at its highest level.
Colin Dunn: NXT TakeOver: Toronto. It might be the fact that it was so recent and still fresh in my mind but one of the things that made this show great was that every match was a solid 4.5/5-5/5. Solid show all around.
Justin F: Cruiserweight Classic - Finale 9/14: To me, it was tough to choose between NXT Takeover: Toronto and the finale of the Cruiserweight Classic. Both shows were spectacular this year, but I have choose the CWC Finale as my pick. The CWC Finale, as well the entire CWC Tournament, was well produced and it showcased the most popular Cruiserweights in the independent circuit. The finale compacted two hours of great wrestling from top to bottom. TJ Perkins vs Kota Ibushi was outstanding as a potential MOTYC, the finals between Perkins and Gran Metalik was also excellent, and Zack Sabre Jr. vs Metalik and Alexander/Dar vs DIY were also very good. The commentary team of Daniel…