Episode 16: Masato Tanaka vs. Mike Awesome

March 17, 2019

ECW November to Remember
November 7, 1999

The newly anointed ECW World Heavyweight champion, Mike Awesome, defends his title against his main rival, Masato Tanaka, on the flagship PPV of the cult favorite promotion ECW. Can Awesome power bomb his way to the top of the Best Match Ever chart?

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Episode 15: Sting vs. Ric Flair - Clash of the Champions

March 12, 2019

NWA Clash of the Champions
March 27, 1988

Ric Flair, quite possibly the greatest wrestler of all time, takes on the young up-and-comer Sting, who is challenging for the World Heavyweight Championship for the first time. This match launched Sting's career to the next level, but will it shoot to the top of the Best Match Ever rankings?

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Episode 14: Hideo Itami vs. Finn Balor

March 2, 2019

NXT
February 4, 2015

Finn Balor and Hideo Itami both have their roots in Japanese pro wrestling and entered NXT around the same time. Here, they find themselves contending for the chance to challenge Adrian Neville for the NXT championship. Can Finn's tenacity overcome Itami's dangerous strikes? And will Finn's abs be enough to make this the Best Match Ever? 

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Episode 13: Samoa Joe vs. Necro Butcher

February 14, 2019

IWA Midsouth
June 11, 2005

The man known as Necro Butcher suffers for his craft in this infamous hardcore match against Samoa Joe, who is in the prime of his independent pro wrestling career. Will Necro Butcher's sacrifices be enough to make this the Best Match Ever?

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Episode 12: Goldberg vs. Steven Regal (WCW Nitro)

February 7, 2019

WCW Nitro
August 12, 2006

Is this match a shoot? Or is it just a result of bad communication between Goldberg, who is only 8 months into his pro wrestling career, and Lord Steven Regal, who is coming off a suspension and might not be performing as well as he could? But more importantly, is this match the Best Match Ever?

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Episode 11: Nigel McGuiness vs. Bryan Danielson - Unification Match

January 31, 2019

ROH Unified
August 12, 2006
Liverpool, England

Two of the biggest stars in American independent wrestling during the mid-2000s were Nigel McGuiness and Bryan Danielson (aka Daniel Bryan). Their paths crossed several times while working for ROH, and the third match they had during Danielson's World title run would unify his belt with McGuiness's Pure title, the promotion's only other singles championship. Both men were considered by fans at the time to be the best in the world, but will this history-making match become the Best Match Ever?

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Episode 10: Fish Market Street Fight

January 24, 2019

TNA (now called Impact Wrestling) is well known for its innovative and genre-defining stipulation matches. Matches such as Feast or Fired, the Reverse Battle Royal, and blindfold matches have delighted audiences for close to two decades. But can today's main course, the Fish Market Street Fight pitting Team 3D against Shark Boy and Curry Man, swim to the the top of the rankings and become the Best Match Ever?

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Episode 9: Chamber of Horrors (WCW Halloween Havoc 1991)

October 30, 2018

Sting. Vader. Rick and Scott Steiner. Cactus Jack. Some of the biggest stars of pro wrestling in the early 90's compete in a WCW match that has become legendary for its innovation, high level of work rate, and masterful psychology. Rated 8 stars by the Wrestling Observer, can the Chamber of Horrors match take its rightful place as the Best Match Ever?

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Episode 8: Minoru Suzuki vs. Mecha Mummy

October 20, 2018

We follow up great technical wrestling from Sara Del Rey and Kana with a match between one of the great submission wrestlers of all time and... Mecha Mummy.

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Episode 7: Sara Del Rey vs. Kana

October 13, 2018

Before they helped kickstart the rise of women's wrestling in WWE, Asuka and Sara Amato were tearing it up in independent promotions across the globe as Kana and Sara Del Rey. We have selected one of their bouts from CHIKARA to rank; could it end up being the Best Match Ever?

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