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Wrestling With Johners Podcast

By Wrestling With Johners Podcast
Wrestling With Johners Podcast is one of the leading independent Pro Wrestling podcasts. With exclusive interviews with some of the best pro wrestling talent from around the wrestling world. Plus, Pay Per View reviews from WWE, AEW and NXT

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Ep243 - Leon Slater Exclusive Interview (Progress Wrestling, The 0121, RKJ, North Wrestling, Wrestle Carnival + Listeners Questions)
Join me as I sit down with one of the most exciting young talents on the UK wrestling scene. 'The 0.000001%' LEON SLATER.   We discuss his recent matches for Progress Wrestling, including his Ballroom debut against RKJ, being brought in as a member of 'The 0121', and his Progress debut match at Everything Patterned: London. Leon also tells us about starting his training before his 10th Birthday and having regular matches from the age of 12 onwards. We discuss coming up through the academy ranks, before branching out in 2021. With 2022 becoming a real break out year for Leon, making his debut for various promotions across the country, including Wrestle Carnival in Coventry in July. We talk about Leon's incredible in-ring ability and smoothness to his game, his love for 2-Pac, plans and goals for the future and Leon answers some listeners questions. Leon is genuinely one of the most exciting young wrestlers on the UK scene at the moment and has an incredibly exciting future!! (Duration 41 minutes) You can follow Leon on the following social media channels: Instagram https://www.instagram.com/official0.01/ Twitter https://twitter.com/Official0_01 Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Leon.Slater.ProWrestler Please support our sponsors, Thirteen 10 Apparel Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link -  https://www.wrestlemerchcentral.com/collections/thirteen-10-apparel-store
41:11
May 22, 2022
PROGRESS Wrestling SSS16 Preview Pt.1 with Wrestling With Johners, & Mike Angus!
Join Maddog and Johners as they look ahead to the current announcements of competitors for SSS16 in which for the first time we will see the Winner of Super Strong Style 16 become the new PROGRESS Wrestling World Champion. They also discuss the rivalry that is defined by Excellence between Gisele Shaw & Kanji which will be showcased at SSS16 as a two out of three falls match for the PROGRESS Women's Championship💪   Tickets Available Now 👉https://bit.ly/SSS16TIX
53:05
May 21, 2022
Ep242 - MIA CORTEZ Interview (Sacrifice Pro Tag Team Champ, CPW Galaxy Champion, IWE:UK Women's Champion)
This week I sit down with one have of the current Sacrifice Pro 'Saints of Sacrifice' tag team champions (Night Fury), 'The Goddess of Dragons' MIA CORTEZ. In this really fun interview we discuss Mia's fantastic career, which started 18 years ago. Johners explains why he feels Mia deserves to be featured more across the country, as one of the most experienced pro's in the business. We talk about Mia's love for Pro Wrestling from a very young age, her development as a performer and the many amazing female and male talent she has faced throughout her career. We discuss Mia's affinity with Dragon's and how she started to bring that into her character and wrestling personality, including during her matches. Mia's discusses what it means to be a champion for Sacrifice Pro, IWE:UK and Coventry Pro Wrestling. Mia's talks about some of her favourite opponents, her toughness and grit as a performer, her inspirations and in-ring work and some of her favourite matches. We even have some listeners questions from the viewing audience, including British Wrestling legend, Marty Jones. This is a really fun and inspirational interview with one of the very best pro's on the UK scene.... Mia Cortez (Duration 1hr 3mins) You can follow Mia on the following social media channels: Instagram https://www.instagram.com/mia_cortez_wrestler/ Twitter https://twitter.com/MiaCortezGodde1 Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MiaCortezWrestler Please support our sponsors, Thirteen 10 Apparel Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link -  https://www.wrestlemerchcentral.com/collections/thirteen-10-apparel-store
01:03:38
May 18, 2022
Ep241 - Smashing Mike Interview (UBW & Wrestle Force Tag Team Champ, West Side Heat, Young Lions title, Favourite Opponents, Boxing & so much more!)
In my latest interview I speak with one half of the current UBW and Wrestle Force Tag Team Champion, 'The Smashing One' SMASHING MIKE! In this really fun conversation, we discuss recently becoming the UBW Tag Team champion with his partner, JT. Their partnership and the success they have found in only 8 months together.  We talk about Mike's love for pro-wrestling from a very early age and some of his "Go to guys" during his wrestling fandom. Mike tells us about growing up, training in Boxing and Amateur Wrestling, before eventually making that transition in the pro-wrestling world. Mike tells us about his debut and fast rise on the UK scene, becoming the Young Lions champion, making his debut for Progress and the phenomenal crowd reactions wherever he goes and so much more! This was a highly entertaining and energetic interview with one of the best up-and-coming stars non the UK Independent landscape. (Duration 50 mins) You can follow Mike on the following social media channels: Instagram https://www.instagram.com/smashingmike/ Twitter https://twitter.com/smashingmike_s1 Facebook https://www.facebook.com/michael.morrison.54922 Please support our sponsors, Thirteen 10 Apparel Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link -  https://www.wrestlemerchcentral.com/collections/thirteen-10-apparel-store
49:33
May 11, 2022
Progress Wrestling (Chapter 134) Preview 'No Mountain High Enough' w/ special guest Simon Miller
Join Johners and 'Maddog' Mike Angus as they preview all of the matches ahead of Chapter 134 from Progress Wrestling 'No Mountain High Enough' 22nd May, from the Electric Ballroom, London.   They are joined by the host and Progress Ring Announcer, Simon Miller as they discuss and preview all 8 matches announced for this stacked show,  Plus, so much more!!  Huge thanks to Simon Miller for being a fantastic guest on the show.    Tickets here - https://progresswrestling.com/tickets/
50:39
May 10, 2022
Ep240 - Ricky Knight Jr. Interview (IMMORTAL, Rev Pro, WAW, Will Ospreay, Progress + more)
In my latest exclusive interview, I speak with one of the very best Pro-Wrestlers in the UK, right now! RKJ - Ricky Knight Jr. In this really fun 40+ minute conversation with RKJ we discuss his recent NO DQ match against Dan Moloney for RevPro, as well as his triumph at Immortal Wrestling, becoming the first-ever King of England champion. We discuss being a part of the legendary Knight family, WAW and the phenomenal training facilities ran by the Knight family. Ricky discusses becoming the youngest ever WAW Undisputed World Champion at Fightmare 3 in front of 5,000 at Carrow Road Football ground in 2019. We discuss Ricky's up-&-coming debut for Progress Wrestling against the impressive Leon Slater.  Ricky tells us about his journey with RevPro and some of the many top names he has battled in main event spots. Including, his match of the year candidate with Will Ospreay to unify the RevPro titles in September 2021. This was one of my favourite interviews of 2022 with one of the very best pro-wrestlers in the world, with a very exciting future!! Thank you to Jay and Immortal Wrestling for part sponsoring this episode of Wrestling With Johners. Please support our sponsors, Thirteen 10 Apparel Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link -  https://www.wrestlemerchcentral.com/.../thirteen-10...
41:53
May 08, 2022
Ep239 - SHREDDY Interview (MEW Heavyweight Champion, Target Wrestling, NORTH Wrestling, Body-building, Pokémon and so much more!)
In the latest episode of Wrestling With Johners, I speak to the "JACKED, STACKED, DADDY....." Shreddy! We discuss Shreddy's recent championship win in Main Event Wrestling and first ever title defence against Martin Kirby. Shreddy shines a spotlight on the wrestling scene in the North-East and its many amazing promotions, including MEW, Target, North Wrestling and many more! Shreddy discusses his obsession with pro-wrestling and body-building from an early age and his eventual start in the business under some of the biggest names in the industry. We talk about some of his biggest matches, with the likes of Jody Fleisch and Big Damo for Target wrestling. Shreddy talks about competitive Body-Building and what it takes to get ready for an event. We also discuss; tag team wrestling, his awesome YouTube channel, Pokémon cards and Sooooo much more! (Duration 1hr 3mins) Please support our sponsors, Thirteen 10 Apparel Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link -  https://www.wrestlemerchcentral.com/.../thirteen-10...
01:03:38
April 30, 2022
Ep238 - Mark Haskins Interview (OTT Champ, TNT Ultra X Champ, ROH, TNA, On-Line Coaching + Listeners Q's)
⭐️⭐️ MARK HASKINS - Exclusive LIVE Interview ⭐️⭐️   This conversation with Mark has to go down as one of my favourite, most insightful and most inspiring interviews I have had the pleasure of conducting since starting this podcast in 2018   We discuss...   Becoming Over The Top Wrestling World champion straight out of lockdown   His mindset coming out of lockdown and his motivations going back into wrestling   His early beginnings and breaking into the business   Wrestling over in Germany for wXw with the likes of Tommy End, Walter, the Young Bucks and many more!   Touring Japan with Dragon-Gate and his time with PAC    His experience in TNA and what he took away from working with that company   His time with PROGRESS Wrestling and a fun story about a Dinosaur and his Son    Working for ROH and performing in a sold out MSG on G1 Supercard of Honor   Mark tells us about taking his mind and body to its limits and his daily Ice Bath routine   We discuss being an on-line coach  We talk about being the TNT Extreme Wrestling Ultra X champion  And, we take all of your listeners Questions, including an hilarious backstage story (Duration 1hr 40 mins)   Plus, SO MUCH MORE!!  Thank you Mark Haskins for your time and amazing conversation!   Please support our sponsors, Thirteen 10 Apparel Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link -  https://www.wrestlemerchcentral.com/.../thirteen-10...
01:40:21
April 25, 2022
Ep237 - The She-Wolves Interview (TNT Extreme - Sirens Fury, ICW Barred, EVE Global Wom3n Strike)
The She-Wolves, Kasey Owens & Molly Spartan join me as we discuss their up-and-coming match at TNT Extreme's SIRENS FURY on Thursday 28th April, from the Fusion Nightclub in Liverpool. As they take on The Liver-birds, Lizzy Evo and Angel Hayze, for the brand new TNT Extreme Women's Tag Team Championships. Get your tickets for Sirens Fury, here: https://wtlive.wrestlingtravel.com/.../tnt-extreme.../ We also discuss Molly's ICW Women's Championship match against Angel Hayze at ICW Barred, as well as Kasey's EVE Championship match against Jetta. Follow & Subscribe to Wrestling With Johners on Youtube, Facebook or Twitch to avoid missing out on this Exclusive Podcast Experience! Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2P51c6szAyElgFPdKiqzEg Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/2235004610046988 Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, Thirteen 10 Apparel Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - https://www.wrestlemerchcentral.com/.../thirteen-10...
40:28
April 23, 2022
Ep236 - 'The Alpha Male' Iestyn Rees Interview (PCW, WPW, WOS, ICW, IMMORTAL, Body Building, On-Line Coaching)
In my latest live interview I speak with 'The Alpha Male' Iestyn Rees. We discuss Iestyn's Youtube channel and Bench Pressing Questions videos, with Will Ospreay, Mark Haskins, Dan Moloney and Roy Johnson. We discuss his recent match for WPW against Joel Redman and up-and-coming main event match at IMMORTAL Wrestling on 23rd April. Iestyn tells us about his start in the business and his quick rise to main event status. Iestyn tells us about his many tag team partners and his love for tag team wrestling, including becoming the inaugural WOS tag team champions with Kip Sabian. Before discussing his WOS experience and what he felt could have been improved with the WOS product. Iestyn discusses his time with PCW, his successful PCW title run and being the current PCW tag team champion with Will Kroos. We discuss Iestyn's phenomenal physique and time in competitive body-building, before becoming an on-line coach to pro-wrestlers, sports-men and many more from around the world. This was a really fun and insightful interview with one of the all-time greats on the UK scene. (Duration 1hr 19mins) Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:19:36
April 22, 2022
Ep235 - Jay White (IMMORTAL Wrestling) Interview
In my latest exclusive interview I sit down with the owner & promoter of IMMORTAL Wrestling, Jay White. We discuss IW's next show 'Immortality Awaits' from the Venom Nightclub, Westbury, Wiltshire on April 23rd 2022. We preview all of the matches announced for the show and all of the amazing talent set to take part on this outstanding stacked card. Get Your tickets for Immortality Awaits! Right Here --- https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/immortality-awaits-tickets-252175663197?aff=ebdssbdestsearch We look back to Immortal's last show in November 2021 and some of the amazing matches and talent involved in what was one of the best independent wrestling shows of the year. Jay tells us about the origins of IW and about the history of the promotion, through to the success we see today.  We talk about Jay's wrestling fandom and what inspired him to become a promoter, and what a 'day in the life' of a wrestling promoter looks like on the day of the show. We also discuss Jay being one of the youngest promoters in the UK, at the age of 25 and the challenges Jay has encountered along the way. This was a really fun and insightful conversation with one of the best young promoter in the UK, right now! (Duration 67 minutes) Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:09:04
April 20, 2022
Ep234 - Ste Bibby The LWF 'SLAMAGANZA' Preview Show
Ste Bibby joins me to preview The LWF 'Slamaganza' Join me on Tuesday 12th April, when I speak to the owner, promoter and commentator of The LWF, Ste Bibby. As we discuss and preview The LWF's BIGGEST show of the year, 'Slamaganza'.  We also have a full update on their last two shows and all of the latest happenings from The LWF. Follow & Subscribe to Wrestling With Johners on Youtube, Facebook or Twitch to avoid missing out on this LIVE Podcast Experience! Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2P51c6szAyElgFPdKiqzEg Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/2235004610046988 Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
41:58
April 12, 2022
Ep233 - 'THE REINFORCER' Andrew Anderson Interview (WrestleCon, WPW, Kevin Sullivan, The Wrestler, Gotham. Plus so much more!)
In this really fun interview I speak with pro-wrestling legend, Film & TV actor, Andrew Anderson! We discuss his recent trip to Dallas and his time at WrestleCon, catching up with the thousands of fans in attendance and many of his long term wrestling friends (RVD, One Man Gang, Kevin Sullivan, The Boogieman, Cary Silkin and many more!) Andrew tells us about his close friendship with the legendary 'Taskmaster' Kevin Sullivan and their busy schedule in the coming months. We discuss Andrew's time over in the UK performing for World Pro Wrestling at the Cheltenham Town Hall against UK great, James Mason. We also talk about his next trip to the UK, as World Pro Wrestling present the very best UK and International talent for their next show in June.  Andrew and Johners discuss his 25+ year career in the business and how he got introduced to pro-wrestling as a fan and how he fell into the business after a chance meeting with 'Superfly' Jimmy Snuka. We discuss Andrew's acting career, in films such as The Wrestler and TV shows like Gotham and many more! This was an incredibly fun and insightful interview with a man who has been in the ring with and spent many years with the biggest names in the wrestling business, over an amazing career, spanning nearly 3 decades. Check it out! (Duration 1hr 1min) Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:01:45
April 07, 2022
Ep232 - LEVEL X / The International Superstars Interview (AEW Dark, WWE NXT, Thunder Rosa, Vince McMahon, OVW, Rock n Roll Express + Listeners Questions)
In this live & exclusive Interview, Johners speaks with Dream Girl Ellie, 'Unforgettable' Axton Ray & 'The Sultan of the Sky' Blanco Loco, in the middle of their UK tour. We discuss the UK tour and their experience so far of their opponents and the UK fans. We also talk about their love for UK food, the sights visited around London and the Wrestling Gear they had to leave behind back in the States. Ellie, Blanco and Axton tell us about their AEW and WWE experiences over the last couple of years. Including matches against Thunder Rosa, The Acclaimed, Anna Jay, Ellie's encounter with Rhea Ripley during an NXT Battle Royal in 2020 & so many more! Blanco tells us about his experience as an extra during the Brawn Strowman vs. Bray Wyatt Swamp Fight, and his encounter with Vince McMahon. We discuss how they first met and formed Level X and The International Superstars and their awesome chemistry in the ring, alongside their amazing and highly innovative offence. We also chat about their match against the Legendary tag team, The Rock n Roll Express, as well as their time training and wrestling for OVW. Plus, tons of Listeners Questions!! (Blanco also explains his obsession with Pokémon) This was a really fun and highly entertaining Interview with three of the most exciting Independent talents on the North American scene, right now! Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:23:06
March 30, 2022
Ep231 - LION KID Interview (Dragon Gate, wXw Germany, Cara Noir, Mark Haskins, WWW Tag Team Champion, Wrestle Carnival, Immortal Wrestling, Listeners Questions + So much more!)
In this really fun live interview, I speak with UK wrestling legend, Lion Kid We discuss his time in the wrestling business, starting at the age of 13, coming up with the likes of Mark Haskins, Ollie Burns, Joel Redman and many more. We talk about his tours of Germany for wXw, facing Brian Danielson, Walter, TJP and many more!. Before heading out to Japan for Dragon Gate, facing all of their top names, including PAC, CIMA BxB HULK, Will Ospreay, Apollo Crews and many more. Lion Kid talks about being a part of Progress Wrestling in their early days and the evolution of the Lion Kid character, through to what we know and love today. We cover his matches against Cara Noir, his journey with XWA, plus Wrestle Carnival, Immortal Wrestling and so much more! We also discuss his recent victory as one half of The Lucha Lions, capturing the World War Wrestling tag team titles at Stowmarket Slam against the Rebellion. Plus, a ton of listeners' questions in this awesome 75 minute interview. Lion Kid socials... Twitter https://twitter.com/LionKidUK Facebook https://www.facebook.com/lionkiduk Instagram https://www.instagram.com/lionkiduk/ Patreon https://www.patreon.com/lionkid Wrestling With Johners socials... Youtube https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/ Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Johners Podcasting Network https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:17:25
March 15, 2022
Ep230 - HARLEY HUDSON Interview (Injury Status Update, Alexxis Falcon, TNT Extreme Fields, Wrestle Island, The LWF, Superstar Pro Wrestling, Lance Rivera, Taonga, Jennie B + So Much More!)
In my latest interview, I speak with one of the brightest and best young wrestling talents in the UK, "9 Stone of Scouse Girl Power" Harley Hudson. We talk about Harley's current injury status and up-and-coming return match for Superstar Pro Wrestling.  Harley tells us about her amazing 2021 and some of her highlights from her phenomenal return, in promotions around the North West. We discuss TNT Extreme Fields and her amazing match for the Wrestle Island 'Power Up' Briefcase! Harley discusses her influences, inspirations and favourite opponents in the business, since starting as a trainee at the tender age of 13 years of age. We talk about Harley's developments as a performer and character. From her look, gear and wrestling moves, into one of the brightest and best young wrestlers on the UK scene in 2022 and beyond.  This was genuinely one of my favourite interviews of 2022, with one of the most exciting young talents in the UK right now! (Duration: 57 mins) Follow all of our socials. Youtube https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/ Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Johners Podcasting Network https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
56:58
March 12, 2022
Ep229 - 'The Mastermind' Olie Spring Exclusive Interview (Progress 10th Anniversary Show, Celebrating 8 years in Commentary, Listeners Questions + so much more!)
This was a really fun conversation with one of the very best commentators on the UK scene, Olie Spring, We discuss getting the call to become part of the team at Progress Wrestling, working the No-Fans shows and the awesome family atmosphere at the Peckham Theatre in London. We look ahead to the 10th Anniversary shows and some of the highlights since Progress returned in-front of fans in January. Olie discusses his wrestling fandom and how that led to his break in the wrestling business, 8 years ago. Olie tells us about his development as a commentator, the various partners he has had behind the commentary desk, some of his favourite matches and moments he has had the pleasure of calling & some top tips for any budding commentators. We also take your questions during the course of this really fun and insightful interview. (Duration 1hr 14mins) Follow all of our socials. Youtube https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/ Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Johners Podcasting Network https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:14:28
March 07, 2022
Ep228 - Nick Calloway Interview (World War Wrestling, Referee, Commentator, Artist & Designer!)
In my latest interview I speak with one of the un-sung heroes of the UK Pro Wrestling scene, Nick Calloway. In this really fun discussion, we talk about Nick's love for pro wrestling and how he fell into the business, as a referee & announcer and how important World War Wrestling was for his creative and personal life. Johners and Nick discuss the awesome proving ground that World War Wrestling has been in it's 7 year history, and discuss the many names WWW has helped to take to the next level. We talk about WWW's next show 'Stowmarket Slam' and run through the card ahead of the big show on 13th March. Tickets: https://worldwarwrestling.com/events.htm Nick tells us about his lifelong wrestling fandom and the origins behind his "Calloway" name. As well as discussing the current product. We also talk about some of his proudest moments during his time in the business. Nick talks to us about about his art and designs, including his work under his N.T.K (NickTophilia Kreations) brand. We also get some exclusive news on the launch of Nick's new website with exclusive designs and Promo Code: NTKJOHNERS for FREE shipping NickTophilia Kreations www.nicktophiliakreations.co.uk Use Promo Code : NTKJOHNERS for FREE shipping (offer ends 2nd April 2022) Interview Duration (1hr 13mins) Follow all of our socials. Youtube https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/ Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Johners Podcasting Network https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:13:44
March 03, 2022
Ep227 - Mercedez Blaze Interview (Progress Wrestling, NXTUK, Wrestle Carnival, Pro Wrestling EVE + so much more!)
This was a really fun interview with one of the biggest names on the UK independent scene, 'The Baddest Bitch' Mercedez Blaze We discuss her amazing year in Progress, wrestling for the Progress women's title and her appearances in the first two women's Thunder-Bastard matches. We talk about her early beginning's in the wrestling business, training with Florida Championship Wrestling, with the likes of Roman Reigns, AJ Lee and more. Mercedez discusses her start on the UK Indy's and her amazing rise through the business, to championship success and onto her WWE trial in 2019. We talk about her fantastic heel persona and her partnership with Taonga in Progress Wrestling. We also discuss the outstanding women's division on the UK Independent scene and how important Pro Wrestling EVE has been for her career. (Duration 42 mins) Follow all of our socials. Youtube https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/ Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Johners Podcasting Network https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
42:27
February 24, 2022
Ep226 - Ethan Edwards Interview (Odyssey Pro Wrestling)
Ethan Edwards joins me in the lead up to Odyssey Pro Wrestling's latest show "Shipwrecked". We go through the card and the amazing talent on the show, including a rundown of the storylines behind the matches and so much more! We also discuss the amazing talent that have helped Odyssey Pro since it's launch in August, and the many awesome talent from the Blackpool and Morecambe area, that have helped towards the success of the company, so far!. Ethan tells us about his wrestling fandom and how that led into getting involved in the business, as a backstage interviewer, announcer and GM of promotions around the North West. Ethan tells us the inspiration behind starting Odyssey Pro and it's fantastic success in such a short space of time, making it one of the best new promotions to come onto the scene in 2021. This was a really fun conversation with the main man behind Odyssey Pro Wrestling and a great look ahead to their next show on Saturday 19th February 2022. (Duration: 1hr 21mins) Follow all of our socials. Youtube https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/ Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Johners Podcasting Network https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:21:10
February 18, 2022
Ep225 - Matt Jarrett Interview (World Pro Wrestling)
In my latest interview I speak with the founder, owner and promoter of World Pro Wrestling, Matt Jarrett. Ahead of their return show at the Cheltenham Town Hall, February 19th.   We discuss all of the matches already announced for the card and the wrestlers set to perform for WPW in Cheltenham .   We also discuss Matt's own career in the wrestling business, his influences and some of his favourite opponents from over the years.   Matt also tells us how he got into becoming a promoter himself and some of the many amazing talents he has worked with, both as an in-ring performer and a promoter.   Follow all of our socials.    Youtube https://bit.ly/3bn1noV    Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners    Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/    Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod    Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod    Network https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/    Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
51:48
February 15, 2022
Ep224 - Jazzy Gabert Interview Pt.2 (SIRIUS Sports Entertainment)
Jazzy Gabery returns to Wrestling With Johners LIVE, this time to preview & discuss the up-and-coming debut of, SIRIUS Sports Entertainment (20.02.22) To hear the full interview on Jazzy Gabert check out Ep.170 (February 2022) In this exclusive return,  Jazzy discusses the amazing talent roster set to make their SIRIUS debut on FITE.tv on 20th February 2022.  We also discuss the matches announced, the amazing venue and Jazzy's vision for her new promotion.  Jazzy also gives us an update on her current physical condition and recovery after a tough 12 months with injury and illness (Duration 45 minutes)  Get your SIRIUS Sports Entertainment and Jazzy Gabert merchandise, here: https://sl-wrestling.de/produkt-kategorie/ligen/sirius-sports-entertainment/  Follow all of our socials.  Youtube https://bit.ly/3bn1noV  Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners  Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/  Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod  Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod  Network https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/  Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
43:40
February 13, 2022
Ep223 - Mr. Charles Crowley Interview (Wrestle Carnival champion, RJ Singh, Progress, UBW, Acting career, Listeners' Questions & So much more!)
In this very special episode I have the pleasure of speaking to the NEWWWW Wrestle Carnival champion, Mr. Charles Crowley. We discuss his journey with Wrestle Carnival and his crowning moment at Carnival of Champions. We talk about the championship match and all of the fall out after the match. Charles tells us about his experience of working with Progress Wrestling in 2021. Being behind the desk with Hustle Malone, as the host of the show and of course in matches. In particular that epic match between himself and Elijah. We talk about his start in the business with UBW and tag partner and eventual rivalry with Memes. Charles tells us about his Acting career, playing Loki in Mythos and his two year passion project to create a Feature Film. Check the Iniegogo link and support the project to help the film get off the ground. https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/welcome-to-paradise-feature-film?fbclid=IwAR2gQAq4Jf79ul4ID-rZrlYzD_2jPTCfeeVpBgFfpXrJSlbfXqE44odHYdA#/ We discuss Charles' huge development through his first couple of years and into 2021 and how his growth and development is making him a real threat in all aspects of the UK wrestling scene. We also talk about his up-and-coming championship match with RJ Singh (Listen to the end where RJ Singh crashes the live stream to confront Crowley ahead of their championship match in Tamworth, Thursday Night Carnival on 17th February.) Plus, Charles answers all of your questions in this highly entertaining and forthright interview with one of the biggest and most entertaining pro wrestlers on the UK Independent wrestling scene. (1hr 6mins) Follow all of our socials. Youtube https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/ Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:06:12
February 09, 2022
Ep222 - SUNSET SKIP Interview (UBW, Finding Sunset Skip, IMMORTAL Wrestling, Cages Matches, Dubai + so much more!)
In my latest live interview I had a blast speaking to a UK wrestling legend, the man who wrestled a Polar Bear and power-bombed a skyscraper, Sunset Skip 💪😎   Check out all of my live interviews with some of the biggest Independent wrestlers on the UK, European and Worldwide stage.  Follow all of our socials.   Youtube - https://bit.ly/3bn1noV   Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners   Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/   Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod   Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod   Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/   Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
50:46
February 04, 2022
Ep221 - WWE Royal Rumble Review 2022 (with guest host DDJ - Shootin Sh*t Podcast)
Join Johners and DDJ as they run through the entire show from the 2022 edition of WWE Royal Rumble. With plenty of interesting insight and observations. Along with some fun fantasy booking as we look ahead to this years WrestleMania. Youtube - https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/ Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:22:28
January 31, 2022
Ep220 - Ste Bibby Interview (The LWF - The Founder & Promoter of The Lancashire Wrestling Federation)
In the latest interview I'm join by the founder, owner, promoter and commentator of The LWF, Ste Bibby. We discuss The LWF's next and most anticipated show, Lancashire Riot on February 12th. We go through all of the scheduled matches, including a No.1 contenders match and a 15 women match to determine the first ever LWF Women's Champion. We talk about the origins of The LWF and how the group has changed over the years. We also discuss some of the pitfalls and learnings when starting your own wrestling promotion.  We discuss the LWF academy and how it has promoted the use of new and home-grown talent, that have become a staple of the promotion. We also talk about the clever use of veterans such as Lana Austin and Raynaldo to help train and motivate the trainees and home-grown talent. This was a really fun chat with the promoter of one of the best up-and-coming wrestling promotions in the UK, in the lead up to another fantastic show on Feb 12th 2022. (Duration: 1hr) Youtube - https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/ Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:00:36
January 28, 2022
Ep219 - KANJI Interview (Progress Wrestling, Gisele Shaw, Emi Sakura, Charli Evans, WWE Try Out, Download Festival, Defiant + Your Listeners Questions)
In the latest Wrestling With Johners exclusive interview I speak with 'The Asian Sensation', Kanji. In this really fun conversation we discuss Kanji's current injury status and recovery. We talk at length about her amazing 2021 and her incredible storyline over the Progress Women's championship, alongside Gisele Shaw. We discuss Kanji's desire to have one final match with Gisele in front of fans for the Progress Women's championship. Kanji tells us about her love as a fan of pro wrestling and some of the wrestlers she grew up watching. Kanji discusses her start in the business, learning the ropes with head Trainer Stixx, at the House of Pain training school in her home town of Nottingham. We talk about the amazing names Kanji faced within her first year in the business, including Japanese legend, Emi Sakura. Kanji discusses her fantastic feud and admiration for Charli Evans, in 2019. Before we discuss Kanji's WWE try-out and NXTUK experience at the Download Festival in 2019, and so much more! Kanji tells us about her time in Defiant, with another incredible debut alongside some of the best performers in the UK. Finally, Kanji answers the many Listeners Questions, including the revelation of "The Kanji-dog" and so much more! (Duration 1hr 15mins) Youtube - https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/ Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:14:00
January 20, 2022
Ep218 - ROBBIE X Interview (BWR Champ, Rev Pro, Will Ospreay, PAC, WOS Wrestling, Listeners Questions + so much more!)
In this really fun and insightful exclusive interview, I speak with one of the best high flyers in the business and the current BWR Heavyweight champion, Robbie X. We discuss Robbie awesome physical transformation over the last 6 months and the dedication and motivation behind his hard work. Robbie tells up about his fantastic 2021 on the UK scene and many of his amazing opponents; including Doug Williams, Nathan Cruz, Will Ospreay and so many more. We also discuss Robbie's success with BWR and becoming the BWR Heavyweight Champion and making his OOT debut, over in Ireland We talk about Robbie's very early start in the business and the many mentors he had during those early years. We discuss Robbie's amazing rise through the wrestling industry, taking on the very best from around the UK and tons of international talent. Including, PAC, Hardcore Holly, Jay Lethal and many more. Robbie tells us about his WOS (World Of Sport) experience in 2018/2019, and some of his proudest moments in his wrestling career. Before answering the many listener questions, in this really fun interview with one of the very best in the wrestling business. (Duration 1h 18mins) Youtube - https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Instagram https://www.instagram.com/wrestlingwithjohners/ Twitter https://twitter.com/withjohners_pod Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:18:35
January 12, 2022
Ep217 - Nick Riley Interview (Progress Tag Team Champion, The Smokin' Aces, The Magnums, SWW, REACH Wrestling + Listeners Questions)
In the first Interview of 2022 I have the pleasure of speaking to one half of the Progress Wrestling Tag Team Champions (The Smokin' Aces) Nick Riley. In this exclusive interview Nick tells us about the big news of Progress's return to action in front of fans for the first time in 2 years, on 23rd January 2022, back at the Electric Ballroom. Where The Smokin' Aces will defending their Progress World Tag Team titles against Sunshine Machine. We discuss Nick's amazing year that was 2021. And how he started working with Progress, forming the Smokin' Aces with Charlie Sterling and eventually winning the Progress Tag Team titles. We talk about the Aces' gruelling tag title defences and how their work inside the ring has developed over the years. Nick tells us about his epic encounter with Cara Noir for the Progress World title and how the match unfolded, despite an injury at the beginning of the match. We talk Nick's history as a tag team wrestler, especially his relationship with Chris Walker in The Magnums and their many awesome matches and accomplishments. Then Nick tells us about his favourite singles matches; including what was a breakout year in 2017 with matches against some of the biggest names in the business, including classic and career changing matches against Pete Dunne and Will Ospreay. We also discuss the wrestling scene in the South West and some of the many great promotions and wrestlers to come out of that area and some of the many exciting young talents to keep an eye on over the next 12-24 months. This is one of my favourite interviews and such a great way to kick off 2022 (Duration 60 mins) Youtube - https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:00:07
January 08, 2022
Ep216 - RHIO Interview (Tidal Wrestling, ICW Fear & Loathing, Progress, PCW, Wrestle Carnival + fans questions)
In my latest interview I sit down with one of the brightest wrestling talents in the UK. The current & 3x Tidal Wrestling women's champion, RHIO. We discuss Rhio's awesome 2021, with debuts for ICW, Progress and Wrestle Carnival and her fantastic matches she has had with those promotions so far. Rhio also tells us about her feud with the She-Wolves and her experience of ICW's latest big show, Fear & Loathing from the Barrowlands. We talk about the women's scene in the UK and the awesome crop of female talent that are now performing at the very highest level on the UK indies. Rhio tells us about her journey with PCW and some of her championship programs with the likes of Viper and Nightshade. We discuss Rhio's WWE experience, from her try-out at the UK Performance Centre and her match at the Download Festival in 2019. We discuss her journey with Tidal Wrestling as a 4x champion in that promotion. Plus, your fan questions. (Duration 1h 4mins) Youtube - https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:05:28
November 25, 2021
Ep215 - 'FIREBALL' FRANCESCO AKIRA Interview (3 Year Anniversary Show #wXw #AJPW #ICW #WrestleCarnival #RevPro)
In our 3 year anniversary special I have the pleasure of sitting down with one of the brightest and best wrestlers in the world right now! Former AJPW World Junior Heavyweight Champion, 'FIREBALL' Francesco Akira.   We discuss Francesco's current injury status and how he is rehabbing his knee for a quick return to action.   Francesco speaks to us about the awesome 2021 he's had so far. Including working for wXw in Germany, plus matches against Robbie X and Ian Skinner in the UK. Including his emotional return to Italian Championship Wrestling to main event their 'Fireball Forever!' show.   We talk about Francesco's start as a Pro Wrestler at the age of only 15 years old and learning the business as a tag team wrestler, before achieving singles success in Italy at the age of only 17 years of age.   We discuss moving to Japan and commencing his training at the All Japan Dojo, under the mentorship of WWE legend Tajiri.  Francesco discusses his time in All Japan Pro Wrestling and some of his favourite moments, culminating in winning the Junior Battle of Glory tournament in June 2021, before going onto becoming the first ever European to win the AJPW World junior Heavyweight Champion.   This was a really fun and insightful conversation with one of the brightest and best young international talents in the world today!    Youtube - https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/  Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
48:58
November 10, 2021
Ep214 - MEMES Interview (Wrestling Memes, UBW, Mr. Charles Crowley, Wrestle Carnival + so much more!)
In my latest interview on Wrestling With Johners I'm joined by none other than, MEMES!  Memes tells us about the start of the social media sensation, Wrestling Memes and how it caught the attention of some of the biggest names in the business. We discuss Memes eventual start in the business with UBW and his incredible storyline with Mr. Charles Crowley. Memes explains what advantages and disadvantages his social media success has given him in his pro wrestling journey. We also talk about his debut for Wrestle Carnival, and so much more! Youtube - https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL. Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
53:45
November 05, 2021
Ep213 - 'El Capitan' Layton Buzzard Interview (Insane Championship Wrestling, PCW Cruiserweight Champion, TNT Extreme, ICW Zero-G & so much more!)
In today's episode I speak to the current PCW Cruiserweight Champion, 'El Capitan' Leyton Buzzard.  Leyton tells us about his fantastic 2021 so far. Making his debut for TNT Extreme Wrestling and Wrestle Carnival, plus being a featured main event wrestler for ICW. We discuss Leyton's amazing matches for ICW this years. Including his incredible series of matches with BT Gunn, Andy Wild and Doug Williams. Leyton tells us about going after his dream and moving to Scotland to commence his training, before being taken under the wing of Joe Hendry. We hear about Leyton's partnership with Joe Hendry and how a two year long storyline culminated with two career defining matches at Shug's House Party in 2019. We discuss Leyton's friendship and matches with Lionheart, as well as eventually fulfilling another dream of becoming the ICW Zero-G champion to cap off a fantastic 2019. This was one of my favourite interviews with one of the brightest young wrestlers on the UK wrestling scene. (Duration 69 minutes) Youtube - https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
01:09:16
October 31, 2021
Ep212 - 'Awesome Truth' Jason Dugan Interview (Atomic Revolutionary Wrestling)
In my latest interview I speak to the current ARW Heavyweight Champion, Jason Dugan. Jason tells us about his 5 years in the business and being one of the leading talents in ARW from day one. We discuss the many top stars that have become regulars on the ARW roster and the awesome knowledge gained from the likes of The Awakening, The Headbangers, Chris Masters, Gangrel, Shannon Moore and many more! Jason tells us about his troubled childhood, spending time in prison and turning his life around thanks to religion and pro-wrestling. We discuss his friendship, mentorship and in-ring rivalry with Elijah 'The Pope' Burke. We talk about the bright future of ARW and the many fantastic young talents breaking through the Florida scene. This was a really fun interview with one of the brightest independent wrestlers in Florida at the moment. (Duration: 50 mins) Wrestling With Johners is part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
50:04
October 24, 2021
Ep211 - Will Kroos Interview (Wrestle Carnival, PCW, World War Wrestling, Tidal, NJPW LA Dojo & so much more!)
It was a pleasure to speak to 'The Headline' Will Kroos on the latest episode of Wrestling With Johners LIVE! Will tells us about being a multiple champion around the UK and the 4 year journey he has taken to get him to his current level.  We discuss his work as a tag team wrestler and the valuable lessons learned as a tag wrestler. Will also tells us about facing Nick Aldis after only 6 months of being in the business and the advice given from Nick Aldis. We talk about his experience of training at the NJPW LA Dojo in 2018 and eventually becoming a champion with World War Wrestling, which took his journey to the next level! Will tells us about his series of matches against Rampage Brown in 2019 & 2020 and the awesome lessons learned from one of the best in the UK. Will talks about his devastating move-set and how his offence has evolved over the years. We also talk about his influences and eventually becoming the PCW Champion and the significance of winning this prestigious championship! Will answers listeners' questions and so much more! Youtube - https://bit.ly/3bn1noV Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/wrestlingwithjohners Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/wrestlingwithjohnerspod Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
47:22
October 19, 2021
Ep210 - Rico De La Vega Interview (Galli Lucha, AAW Pro, The Monster Factory, Ring of Honor)
In the latest episode of Wrestling With Johners I have the pleasure of speaking to, Rico De La Vega! We discuss his new entrance music 'YAKATA' composed by John Kiernan. We talk about Rico's recent appearance for AAW Pro, where he got caned by ECW legend The Sandman. Rico tells us about starting out his training at The Monster Factory in New Jersey. Being trained by Damien Priest (Punishment Martinez) and QT Marshall and starting out with MFPW. Rico tells us about the awesome recruits coming through the Factory around that same time. We discuss Rico's time with Ring of Honor and what led to him wrestling in Wisconsin, before wrestling in Illinois for the likes of Galli Lucha and AAW Pro. We also discuss LA SOCIEDAD BORICUA and his tag team partner, Axel Rrrrrrrrrrrrico. Plus, so much more!!! This was a really fun conversation with the extremely talented, Rico De La Vega. (Duration 49 minutes) Wrestling With Johners is part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/ Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/
48:55
October 16, 2021
Ep209 - Hari Singh Interview (PROGRESS Wrestling, Full Force Wrestling, Wrestle Carnival)
It was a pleasure to speak to my latest guest, the current Full Force Wrestling champion, Hari Singh.   Hari tells us about a crazy last few months, including making his debuts for PROGRESS Wrestling, Wrestle Carnival and winning the FFW championship!   We discuss Hari's journey in the business, including an EPIC match against 'The Bruiserweight' Pete Dunne, whilst he was the NXT UK champion in 2018. Plus, Hari's experiences with International talents, including a very young MJF.   Hari tells us about his wrestling fandom and his many trips to WrestleMania, including meeting one of his wrestling heroes, Daniel Bryan.   This was a really fun and informative 55 minute talk with one of the brightest stars on the UK scene in 2021, Hari Singh.   Please support our sponsors, THIRTEEN10 APPAREL Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/  Wrestling With Johners is part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
54:18
October 12, 2021
Ep208 - Jay Lamrod Interview (WrestlingME in Dubai, LDN, Body Building, Eating Challenges & so much more!)
In the latest episode of Wrestling With Johners I speak with Jay Lamrod. We discuss growing up a huge wrestling fan in London, UK. Before starting his pro-wrestling journey as a teenager. We talk about breaking in with LDN as one half of the tag team, Team Fit. We discuss the wrestling scene in Dubai and how he is helping to establish the wrestling scene in that Region. We discuss Jay's venture into competitive Body Building and the discipline it takes to make it in that world. Jay also discusses his epic Man vs. Food eating challenges and how acting has helped with his wrestling career. Plus, so much more! Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
55:48
October 03, 2021
Ep207 - Josh King Interview (Thirteen 10 Apparel)
In the very special interview I speak to the founder & owner of Thirteen 10 Apparel, Josh King. We discuss the origins of the Thirteen 10 Apparel brand and the growth of the business over the years. We also talk Josh's love for pro-wrestling , his favourite wrestlers and matches, and how his wrestling fandom has developed over the years, through to his love for UK Indy wrestling. We take a look at the many awesome Thirteen 10 sponsored wrestlers and discuss the impact they have had on the brand, including seeing Thirteen 10 Apparel on the WWE Network. Josh tells us about his own podcast 'Keepin' It Kayfabe', which can also be found on the Johners Podcasting Network, and his awesome line-up for the coming weeks. Johners and Josh also discuss the recent partnership between their two respective brands, with Thirteen 10 coming on-board as official sponsors of the Johners Podcasting Network and Wrestling With Johners Podcast. Use code THIRTEEN10WMC to save 10% on below link - http://thirteen10.merch.global/ Wrestling With Johners is part of the Johners Podcasting Network - https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
42:52
October 01, 2021
Ep206 - 'The Vape God' Fletch Malone Interview (Brew City Wrestling, 4th Wall Wrestling, Indy wrestling in Wisconsin & so much more!)
In the latest episode of Wrestling With Johners LIVE! I have the pleasure of speaking to one of the brightest young wrestling talents to come out of the Wisconsin area, 'The Vape God' Fletch Malone. We discuss the thriving indy wrestling scene in the Wisconsin area, in particular Brew City Wrestling. Fletch talks about his character and why we should all "Bow Down" to the Vape God. We talk about the many legendary names that have come out of the Wisconsin area over the decades. Fletch tells us about breaking into the business and being trained by A.R. Fox, some of his favourite matches and opponents, including one of his recent matches, with Hornswoggle & what the future holds for one of the brightest new wrestling stars making his name for Brew City Wrestling. (Duration 39 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
39:34
September 18, 2021
Ep205 - Heidi Katrina Interview (Sendai Girls, Wrestle Carnival, Meiko Satamora & more!)
A huge thank you to my latest guest on the Wrestling With Johners Podcast #205, the one and only Heidi Katrina. Heidi tells us about her long awaited return to the UK after several years wrestling abroad, and her excitement for the UK scene and the amazing talent performing around the country. Heidi tells us about her early years finding her feet in the industry, wrestling the likes of Jazzy Gabert, Toni Storm, Kairi Sane and Gail Kim around Europe and the UK. We learn about Heidi's first tour of Japan before joining Sendai Girls, under the guidance of Meiko Satamora. Heidi tells us about wrestling in North America and being trained by the legendary Dory Funk Jr. We discuss the rigorous training regime with Sendai Girls and some of Heidi's favourite moments and memories from her time with the Japanese promotion.  We also take your listeners' questions. (Duration 48 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
47:51
September 16, 2021
Ep204 - Joel Redman Interview (All Star Wrestling, NXT Tag Team Champion, All Japan Pro Wrestling + much more!)
In the latest episode of Wrestling With Johners, I speak to Joel Redman (Oliver Grey - NXT Tag Team Champion) We discuss Joel's start in the business in his own backyard wrestling league, before cutting his teeth on the holiday camp circuit as a teenager. Joel tells us about his love for All Star Wrestling and how holiday camp wrestling is the best learning experience for any young up-and-coming wrestler. Joel talks about his friendship with Mark Haskins and winning the IPW tag titles with Haskins in a very eventful 2008. We also discuss Joel's time in NXT as one half of the first ever tag team champions (British Ambition as Oliver Grey) with PAC/Adrian Neville. Joel also tells us about the injury that ruined his WWE dream. Joel tells us about making his OTT debut, wrestling for All Japan Pro Wrestling and so much more in this very forthright interview, from one of the best Pro Wrestlers this country has ever produced!! (Duration 50 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
50:03
September 09, 2021
Ep203 - Mark E. Sealey Interview (All Star Wrestling, Actor in TV/Films, Harry Potter, Extreme Dwarfinators + much more!)
In my latest interview I speak with pro wrestler and film/tv actor, Mark E. Sealey. In this really fun interview we discuss Mark's 18 years in the wrestling business and the extraordinary circumstances in which Mark fell into Wrestling. We talk about Mark’s early years in the business, wrestling for All-Star wrestling and the many names who Mark teamed with on the holiday camps and up-and-down the road. Mark tells us about his friendship with the legendary Knight family and how he first came into contact with Zak, Roy, Ricky, Sweet Saraya and a very young Britanni Knight (aka WWE’s Paige). We discuss his lengthy acting career on the small screen and in some of the biggest movie franchises in motion picture history. Including; 4x Harry Potter movies, Fantastic Beasts, Sherlock Holmes and many many more! Mark also tells us about working with the Extreme Dwarfinators Wrestling, travelling to America and the media storm over some of the UK shows. This was a really fun interview with a man who has wrestled with all of the UK greats in Professional Wrestling and acted in some of the biggest movies in cinema history. This is one you do not want to miss!! (Duration 52 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
51:28
September 05, 2021
Ep202 - Emil Sitoci Interview (wXw - Westside Xtreme Wrestling)
In the latest Wrestling With Johners, I speak with a bonafide European Wrestling Legend, Emil Sitoci. In this 60 minute interview Emil tells us about his early years in his 20 year wrestling career, wrestling out in the States and wrestling the likes of Tyler Black (Seth Rollins), Eddie Kingston, Claudio Castagnoli (Cesaro), El Generico (Sami Zayn), Chris Hero and many more, at the beginning of their careers, as Emil was learning his craft in the ring. We talk about Emil's friendship and rivalry with Tommy End/Malakai Black and their paths crossing over a 10 year period, and his feeling towards Black's journey with NXT, WWE and now AEW.  We discuss Emil's journey in wXw and his many feuds; including recent rival Tristan Archer. Emil talks about some of his favourite opponents from around the world, including Jushin 'Thunder' Liger, Walter and Ilja Dragunov. Emil tells us about his WWE experience's and his thoughts on not getting signed to the biggest wrestling company in the world. This was another really revealing interview from one of the greatest wrestlers to come out of The Netherlands and onto the European wrestling scene to become one of the all-time greats. (Duration 58 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
58:45
August 28, 2021
Ep201 - Tyson T-Bone Interview (NXTUK, Symbiosis, PCW, Rampage Brown + Listeners Questions)
In the latest interview I speak to current NXTUK star, Tyson T-Bone. We discuss his current run in NXTUK alongside Primate in Symbiosis, with Eddie Dennis as their manager. We talk about Tyson's early start in the business, developing his skills on the holiday camp circuit and on the road around the UK. Tyson tells us about his awesome run in PCW in Preston, being their first ever Heavyweight champion, longest ever tag team champions with Rampage, some of his favourite opponents and matches and what it is about PCW that he loves so much. We discuss, the outstanding talent tin the NXTUK locker-room and how NXTUK has become the best product under the WWE banner. We talk about being a part of the WWE United Kingdom tournament in 2017 and how that changed the wrestling landscape even further in the UK. This was a truly amazing interview with an awesome individuals on the NXTUK roster. (Duration 43 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
43:36
August 25, 2021
Ep200 - The AWAKENING (Big Kon & Vik 'The Spacelord' - FKA The Ascension)
Join me (Johners) as I sit down with Big Kon and Vik ‘The Spacelord’ The Awakening (Fka The Ascension) In this really fun 200th episode special interview, we discuss their reign as the longest ever NXT tag team champions, as well as some of the more interesting times they experienced at the beginning of their run. I ask them about their early days in the business, with Vik starting out with the Harts in Stampede, training in the notorious “Hart Family Dungeon” before heading over to the UK and then Japan.  We discuss with Big Kon getting his break with Deep South Wrestling in Georgia, before wrestling on the house shows for the new ECW in 2006/2007. We talk about the origins of the faction known as The Ascension and the evolution of the team, leading to their record breaking championship reign. We discuss their relationship with the legendary Dusty Rhodes whilst in FCW and NXT, before discussing some of their favourite opponents and teams to work with on the Black & Yellow brand. We also talk about their time on the main roster, some of their more memorable Pay Per View matches, and some of their frustrations with how the Tag Team division was being handled, especially at TV tapings. We also talk about the fun they are having being back on the Independents and what the future holds for them as a duo. This was a really fun Interview with two awesome guys. Tons of excellent stories and memories from their 20 years in the business, with a very bright future to come for, The Awakening!! (Duration 71 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
01:11:08
August 22, 2021
Ep199 - AMY CRIMSON Interview (Former Battle Arts Academy Women's Champion)
In this very special episode #199 I had the pleasure of speaking to Amy Crimsom. We discuss what Amy has been doing since her last match. We talk about Amy's love for pro wrestling and her wrestling inspirations and heroes. We discuss her training at the Battle Arts Academy, with head coach Anthony Carelli (former WWE Superstar Santino Marella) and the amazing facility that is the Battle Arts Academy. Amy tells us some fun stories of some of her early matches, before telling us about the moment she became the Battle Arts Academy Women's champion. This is such a fantastic interview, with the very talented Amy Crimson. (Duration 43 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
42:05
July 30, 2021
Ep198 - 'Tuff Stuff' Ricky South Interview (PWA Heavyweight Champion)
In this exclusive interview I speak to the PWA (Pro Wrestling Australia) Heavyweight Champion, Ricky South. We discuss his mentor and trainer Robbie Eagles, and Robbie's recent championship win as the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion. Ricky and Johners discuss the wrestling scene across Australia and his home promotion, PWA Black Label, in Sydney. Ricky tells us more about what makes PWA one of the leading promotions in Australia and why he feels that the wrestling scene down-under deserves a much bigger spotlight. Ricky discusses the many Aussie names who have found success abroad and why having international stars such as Jushin 'Thunder' Liger, Will Ospreay and Jimmy Havoc perform for PWA has been important to Ricky's growth as a performer! Plus, so much more! This is one of my favourite ever interviews on Wrestling With Johners. (Duration 57 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
56:55
July 25, 2021
Ep197 - Charlie Sterling Interview (PROGRESS Wrestling, Wrestle Carnival, PCW, Holiday Camps, Cara Noir, Listener's Questions + more!)
In the latest episode of Wrestling With Johners, I have the pleasure of speaking to the new number 1 contender to the PROGRESS Wrestling World Title, Charlie Sterling. We talk about Charlie's up-and-coming championship match against the Progress World Champion, Cara Noir. Plus, Charlie tells us about his impressive run in Progress in 2021, so far. Charlie discusses his match and opponent for Wrestle Carnival's debut show, Curtain Call taking place Aug 1st, as well as the resurgence of the UK wrestling scene, now that fans are back in the venues. We discuss Charlie's success as a tag team wrestler and his many tag partners, in promotions such as OTT, Rev Pro, Progress and many more! Charlie also tells us about his time working in PCW, his time on the road as well and holiday camps & his time as the current REACH Wrestling Champion + LISTENER'S QUESTIONS & so much more! (Duration 54 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
54:04
July 24, 2021
Ep196 - 'The Notorious Angel' AMBER JO Interview (Rev Pro, Nyla Rose, LGBT+ & Transgender Community, Immortal Wrestling)
On this week's Live Interview I sit down with 'The Notorious Angel' Amber Jo.   We discuss Amber's journey as a Transgender Women in the world of Pro Wrestling and being the first ever Trans Women to compete under the Rev Pro banner.   We discuss Amber Jo's transition as a Trans Women and how Pro Wrestling helped her to find an identity in the real world.   Amber tells us about her many influences, including Paige and Nyla Rose.  We also discuss Amber's debut match under the Rev Pro banner, whilst making history for herself and the Transgender & LGBT+ community.   This was genuinely one of my favourite ever conversations. Please check it out!    Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/  Ambers Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheAmberJo_Pro Amber's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/amber.cortopassi.1 Amber's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/theamberjo_pro/
53:27
July 17, 2021
Ep195 - Sassy Bear Clarence Interview
Join Johners as he speaks to his latest guest, Sassy Bear Clarence. We spoke about his up-&-coming return to the ring, including his inclusion in the DOA Beech Party Invitational Battle Royal, on 7th August. Clarence also tells us what tempted him to done the tights, before explaining the creation of the Sassy Bear character. We discuss his connection with the fans, his influences in the ring and to his colourful persona. We also discuss Intergender wrestling and some of Clarence's favourite matches and proudest moments in his wrestling journey so far! (Duration: 43 minutes) Sassy Bear Merch https://www.onthegear.co.uk/.../sassy-bear-clarence-lets.../ Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
43:06
July 11, 2021
Ep194 - 'The Harbinger of Truth' Jeremy Prophet (Jericho Award winner, PCO, WWE Try-Out, the Canadian wrestling scene)
We discuss winning the #JerichoAward & the promo that earned him the one-on-one training session with Lance Storm. Jeremy tells us his passionate beliefs about Pro-Wrestling in Canada, and who we should be keeping an eye on from the Canadian wrestling scene. Jeremy talks about the many legendary wrestlers he has fought in the ring during his 15 years in the business, as well as his abilities both in the ring and behind the mic, creating the total package we know today! We also discuss Jeremy's WWE experience/try-out, the feedback from William Regal & Johnny Ace and meeting Vince McMahon. We turn our attention to being a co-host on the JOFO in the Ring Podcast and the many interviews he has conducted with the likes of Sabu, PCO, D-Von Dudley, The Godfather. Plus, some of his personal highlights of being part of that show. (Duration 57 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
57:34
July 02, 2021
Ep193 - 'Just' Joe Lando Interview (In Partnership with Wrestle Carnival - Curtain Call Aug 1st 2021)
In my latest interview I sit down with the best high flyer in the country, 'Just' Joe Lando. We discuss his up-and-coming return to the ring, including the very exciting 4-way match, against Danny Black, Maverick Mayhew and Callum Newman at Wrestle Carnival, Curtain Call - Aug 1st. We talk about his innovative, aerial, high flying offence, and the creative process he goes through to come up with his very unique moves, such as the Shooting Star Elbow. We discuss some of his favourite matches, dream opponents, goals and the 'Fish Boi' tattoo! This was a really fun talk, with one of the brightest young prospects on the UK scene and one of the best high flyers anywhere in the world! (Duration: 38 mins) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
37:48
June 26, 2021
Ep192 - WINSTON Interview (DOA UK Heavyweight Champion)
It was a pleasure to sit down with current DOA Heavyweight Champion, Winston! We discuss his start in the business with the Knight family and WAW, as a teenager in Norwich. Winston tells us about his tours of Canada and his incredible life experiences gained, whilst growing as a performer in the ring. Winston discusses his WWE try-out and his thoughts on the experience four years on. We also talk being listed in the PWI top 500 in 2019, his in-ring style as a Big Man and his greatest influences in the business. We also discuss Winston's pending return to a pro wrestling ring as he gears up to defend his DOA Heavyweight title in the coming months. This was another fantastic interview with one of the biggest and brightest prospects in the world of pro wrestling (Duration 52 mins) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
52:17
June 18, 2021
Ep191 - NXT Takeover: In Your House 2021 (with Johners, Griz, DDJ and Isaac)
I’m joined by an awesome panel of guests to take a deep dive into NXT Takeover: In Your House 2021. With guests DDJ, Griz and Isaac, we discuss every match from the latest Takeover PPV. Including; A Winner Takes All match between Bronson Reed and MSK vs Legado Del Fantasma, as well as Raquel Gonzalez vs Ember Moon for the NXT Women’s Championship and the main event with Karrion Kross vs. Johnny Gargano vs. Pete Dunne vs Adam Cole vs Kyle O’Reilly for the NXT Championship. We also discuss the shocking twist at the very end of Takeover and the ramifications for the future of NXT  Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
01:16:04
June 14, 2021
Ep190 - Steve Ahrendt Interview (Chicagoland Championship Wrestling & Chicago Style Wrestling)
Join me (Johners) as I sit down with commentator, general manager and announcer (and all-round good guy) Steve Ahrendt. In this really fun chat Steve and I discuss his beginnings in the world of media, which eventually led to Steve being part of the wrestling business. We talk about Steve’s start as a commentator and his heroes and influences from behind the commentary desk. We look back at Steve’s love for pro wrestling and the rich history and legacy of the Chicago wrestling scene, which still lives strong in the modern era. We talk about the most recent show for Chicagoland Championship Wrestling and his role behind the commentary desk, alongside partner Joey Roth. We also take a look at Steve’s role as General Manager with Chicago Style Wrestling and the amazing talent coming out of the Chicago wrestling scene in 2021. Plus, so much more!!! (Duration 50 minutes) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
50:18
June 13, 2021
Ep189 - 'Crown Prince' Ender Kara Interview (wXw - Westside Xtreme Wrestling, Kamikaze Pro, NJPW LA Dojo)
In this awesome interview I speak to 'The Crown Prince' Ender Kara. We discuss Ender's wrestling persona's and his current storyline and toughest opponents in wXw Germany. We also talk about his love for pro-wrestling and how he transitioned from the world of Martial Arts into the world of wrestling, as he started his training in Stockholm, Sweden. Ender tells us about training with the New Japan Dojo in LA with a Japanese wrestling legend. Plus, he discusses plying his skills across the European wrestling landscape: including Denmark, Finland, Belgium and Germany. Ender tells us about his time in the UK and some of his experiences, against the likes of The O.J.M.O and Kay Jutler. We also take several fan questions and so much more! This was one of my favourite interviews with one of my favourite guests. Check it out now!! (Duration 52 mins) Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
51:59
June 06, 2021
Ep188 - 'THE RONIN' Brian Aidenson Interview
This was a really fun interview with 'The Ronin' Brian Aidenson. We discuss the origins of The Ronin persona and how his love for Pro Wrestling led to his early beginnings in the wrestling business. Brian also tells us about his hard-hitting wrestling style, his love for Strong Style wrestling and many of his influences. We also talk about his successes in the ring and some of his best matches to date. Brian also opens up about his struggles with his mental health and his efforts to raise awareness and money for charities close to his heart. We talk about Superstar Pro Wrestling, Wrestle Island, Wrestling For... CLAW training academy and so much more!! This is one of my favourite interviews with 'The Ronin' Brian Aidenson. Wrestling With Johners is part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
51:04
June 05, 2021
Ep187 - Steve Lynskey Interview (UK Refereeing Legend, WOS Wrestling, IMPACT Wrestling)
In this episode of Wrestling With Johners we speak to Legendary UK Referee, Steve Lynskey. Steve talks about his introduction to pro wrestling as a fan and his early beginning's on the road and the British holiday camp circuit. We talk about Steve's transition into becoming a referee and getting to referee throughout the UK, Europe and the Middle East. We discuss his experience refereeing for TNA, before talking about his thoughts and his journey with WOS Wrestling, on prime-time TV. Steve also tells us about the friendships he has formed within the wrestling business. Including; Rey Mysterio, Edge, Kurt Angle, Cody Rhodes, Jonny Storm and many many more! We discuss Steve's experience of refereeing at Wembley Arena and The Royal Albert Hall. Plus, we take some listener questions. This was a truly fantastic chat with one of the best guys in the business, as we take a deep dive into Steve's 31 years in the wrestling business! Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
01:23:19
May 31, 2021
Ep186 - The Rebellion Interview (Taylor James & Jack Toreno - World War Wrestling, DOA UK Wrestling #battleatthebarns2020)
Join me as  I sit down with the current DOA and World War Wrestling Tag Team Champions, The Rebellion (Taylor James & Jack Toreno)   In this really fun conversation we talk about the very unique #battleofthebarns and #christmascracker from World War Wrestling.  Plus, how they formed The Rebellion; their favourite matches and proudest moments.   We also have a great discussion about tag team wrestling and inspirations in the business, as well as their plans for the rest of 2021.   I also ask them to fantasy book their break-up and eventual emotional reunion.   This is one of my favourite interviews to date.  So, if you're a fan of Tag Team wrestling then you'll love this fantastic interview with The Rebellion.   Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
58:06
May 24, 2021
Ep185 - AXEL RRRRICO Interview (Chicago Style Wrestling, AAW Pro, Chicagoland Championship Wrestling, Galli Lucha)
My latest interview is with one of the brightest young wrestling talents coming out of the Chicago area right now, Axel RRRRRICO!!! Join us as we discuss the wrestling scene in Chicago, his start in pro wrestling, through to being one of the busiest men the business. We also talk about Axel's proud Puerto Rican heritage, Savio Vega, Matt Sydal, Skye Blue, Eddie Guerrero and so much more! This was such a fun interview with one of the most promising talents to come out of Chicago and the Midwest area. Enjoy!
38:23
May 23, 2021
Ep184 - Tristan Archer Interview (wXw, WWE/CWC, PWA, AYA Catch, Lance Storm, Tommy End)
In my latest interview I had the pleasure of speaking to current wXw star, Tristan Archer. We discuss, Tristan's love for wrestling growing up in France. His time playing Rugby before flying out to Canada to train with Lance Storm at the Storm Wrestling Academy. We also talk about the growth of the pro wrestling scene in France and how he is seen as the "Face of Wrestling" in his home country. Tristan talk's about his friendship with Tommy End; his amazing match with TUCKER for AYA Catch; his many tattoos and his time so far in wXw, with his eyes on Championship gold. We pack so much into this really fun & fascinating 60 minute conversation. I hope you enjoy it! Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
56:53
May 16, 2021
Ep183 - Lee McAteer Interview (Wrestling Travel, Bret Hart, Jeff Jarrett, Rob Van Dam, FTLOW and so much more!)
In this exclusive interview, I sit down with the founder of Wrestling Travel and AmeriCamp, Lee McAteer. This was a really fun chat with Lee, where we talk about Lee's love for pro wrestling and fandom for wrestling growing up. We also discuss the origins of Wrestling Travel, some of the incredible stories with the WT family and the amazing travel packages, available now at https://wrestlingtravel.org/ - Including Wrestle-Kingdon 16 and WrestleMania 2022 & 2023. Lee also tells us some amazing stories of his interactions with Rob Van Dam, Jeff Jarrett, Bret Hart, Ric Flair, the NWO, Jessie Ventura and so many more! This was one of my favourite interviews, with one of my most inspiring guests. Enjoy! Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
46:21
May 15, 2021
Ep182 - 'Lights Out' Danny Reid Interview
Join me as I sit down with one of the brightest young wrestling talents from the West Midlands, 'Lights Out' Danny Reid (@Kamikaze Pro Live, Nothing But Wrestling) In this really fun interview we talk about training with Trent Seven and a whole host of superstars at Fight Club Pro. We also discuss starting his training at the age of 14 and making his debut at 17. Danny tells us about being star-struck seeing PAC backstage, plus Danny tells us about his quick rise in various promotions across the West Midlands wrestling scene, including Kamikaze Pro Live and Northing But Wrestling. We discuss some of his favourite matches, including being in a championship match against Dan Moloney, his influences in the ring and his goals for the future! This is one of my favourite interviews, with one of the brightest young wrestlers coming out of the West Midlands wrestling scene, right now! Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
47:22
May 02, 2021
Ep181 - WRESTLEMANIA 37 Night 2 Review (with Johners, Jason, Matt & Griz)
WrestleMania 37 NIGHT 2 - PANEL REVIEW. Johners will be joined by Matt Bayliss , Graeme Griz Glover III and Jason Lee to discuss all the matches from 'Night Two' of WrestleMania 37. The guys also discuss their favourite matches over both nights. Plus, we discuss the Pros & Cons of a 2 Day Mania in the future. Part of the Johners Podcasting  Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
01:21:38
April 13, 2021
Ep180 - WRESTLEMANIA 37 Night 1 Review (with Johners, Jason Lee & Kieron Reed)
Johners will be joined by a panel of guests to discuss 'Night One' of WrestleMania 37. Including matches between Drew McIntyre vs. Bobby Lashley (WWE Championship Match) and Sasha Banks vs Bianca Belair (WWE Smackdown Women's Championship) and many more! Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
01:09:20
April 11, 2021
Ep179 - WWE WrestleMania 37 Preview & Predictions (with Johners, Nik Towers & Kieron Reed)
Join us live just hours before WrestleMania night 1, as Johners is joined by Nik, Matthew and Kieron to discuss the entire card for WrestleMania 37 and give you their predictions for every match.
01:23:03
April 10, 2021
Ep178 - NXT Takeover Stand & Deliver Review (Nights 1 & 2) with Nik Towers and Kieron Reed
In this NXT Takeover Special, Johners is joined by Nik Towers & Kieron Reed to break down both nights of NXT Takeover: Stand & Deliver. Including matches between; Finn Balor vs Karrion Kross, Adam Cole vs Kyle O'Reilly, Io Shirai vs Raquel Gonzalez and much more! Part of the Johners Podcasting Network https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
01:16:49
April 09, 2021
Ep177 - THE UNDERTAKER vs. SHAWN MICHAELS Watch Along (WrestleMania 25)
In this WrestleMania Watch-Along Special, Johners will be joined by George McKay for a Live watch-along of 'The Undertaker vs. Shawn Michaels' from WrestleMania 25 (2009) Watch-Along with the guys on the WWE network (WM25 PPV starting 1hr 52mins 32secs) The guys will be breaking down the storyline and build, before watching the entire match on the WWE Network, finishing by discussing the aftermath to this all-time Mania classic!! Part of the Johners Podcasting Network https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/wrestling-with-johners/
01:18:40
April 04, 2021
Ep176 - WrestleMania X7 Retro Review (with Johners, Mike 'Maddog' Angus and Nik Towers)
Join Johners, Mike 'Maddog' Angus & Nik Towers as they kick-off Mania Season with a trip down memory lane, with a full review of WrestleMania X7 (2001) WMX7 is widely considered one of the Greatest Mania's of all time. And, on it's 20th Anniversary Johners, Mike and Nik take a fun look back at this classic Pay Per View. Plus, they discuss the announcement of Chris Jericho as the latest guest on the Broken Skull Sessions on 11th April. This is a must watch episode of Wrestling With Johners Pod. Part of the Johners Podcasting Network: https://wrestlingwithjohners.com/
01:31:42
April 03, 2021
Ep175 - 'Brutal' Bob Evans Interview (The Wrestle Life, Ring of Honor, Cheeseburger, Jake Roberts, Adam Cole)
It was an honour and a delight to speak to 'Brutal' Bob Evans. This 60 minute conversation