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World Championship Wrestling, also known as WCW, was originally a brand name used by Georgia Championship Wrestling in the early 1980s. It went through multiple leadership changes, but Ted Turner owned the promotion when... More »

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According to World Wrestling Entertainment Inc., the "World Heavyweight Championship" was briefly known as the "Undisputed Championship" from May until September 2002. The move came after the World Wresting Federation (W... More »

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There are several women's professional wrestling companies in the United States, including Shimmer Women Athletes and Slammin Ladies. World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and Total Non-Stop Action (TNA) also have women's ... More »

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USA Wrestling cards are issued to athletes wishing to compete in USA Wrestling sanctioned events, coaches that teach wrestling and those that officiate or referee wrestling. Interested parties can purchase membership and... More »

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There are no definitive classes of professional wrestling belts, per se, although a championship belt in professional wrestling typically connotes the reigning title-holder in his weight class. Each kind of championship ... More »

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One way to create a wrestling name is to use a name generator, such as the one found on WrestlingName.com. You input your real name into the generator, and it gives you a wrestling name. There is a version of the generat... More »

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The WWE Undisputed Championship belt did not exist until 2001, as WWE had purchased competitor WCW and wanted a single title rather than a separate one for each company. Chris Jericho, who had already spent significant t... More »

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