Martin Goldsmith on being inducted into Wrestling Media Hall of Fame

Martin Goldsmith on being inducted into Wrestling Media Hall of Fame

It is nearly thirty years since World Wrestling Entertainment first ran live shows in the United Kingdom. Brothers Harvey and Martin Goldsmith were instrumental in bringing Vince McMahon’s wrestling shows to these shores and popularising wrestling merchandise in this country. On Saturday…

New UK TV channel Fight Network to broadcast IMPACT Wrestling live

New UK TV channel Fight Network to broadcast IMPACT Wrestling live

IMPACT Wrestling’s parent company has launched a new UK TV channel showcasing wrestling, MMA and other combat sports. Anthem Sports & Entertainment Corp is behind Fight Network, which will broadcast on Sky, Freesat and online every day from 9pm – starting tonight….

Pro wrestlers who made the leap to Hollywood stardom

Pro wrestlers who made the leap to Hollywood stardom

Although the Rock is probably the most successful wrestler-turned-actor, he isn’t the only one who went from the top rope to a Hollywood set. Here’s how some other big-name grapplers have fared. Hulk Hogan Hogan’s first role as wrestler Thunderlips in “Rocky…

Why it was so hard finding the real Andre the Giant

Why it was so hard finding the real Andre the Giant

“Andre the Giant” documentary director Jason Hehir talks with The Post’s Justin Terranova about the difficulties of tracking the larger-than-life figure, the details of his interview with Hulk Hogan and more. The documentary premieres April 10 on HBO. Q: What was the…