Author Archive | Jay Cal

Hayabusa - SoCal 1992

RIP Hayabusa

As a young teenager, I’d buy every FMW DVD off the shelf at Best Buy, run home & skip right to his matches. #RIPHayabusa — The Young Bucks (@MattJackson13) March 4, 2016 In the late 1990s there was no wrestling promotion hotter than Extreme Championship Wrestling. ECW was known to borrow concepts from promotions around […]

Dragon vs Dragon

Dragon versus Dragon: Bryan Danielson’s Debut in SoCal

 “I challenge you, for that title. Anytime, anywhere.” On May 25th in Cupertino, the American Dragon challenged Super Dragon for the APW Internet Worldwide Title point-blank. Super Dragon responded in typical fashion with no answer and walked away. All Pro Wrestling at that time was one of the hottest wrestling promotions in the United States. […]


[Review] UIPW 01/31

There have been parts of my life where I have absolutely loved Lucha Libre. I remember being a kid flipping through the channels with my brother and stumbling upon KMEX 34 and seeing Ninja Turtles in a Wrestling Ring. I stopped everything to watch intently. The high-flying, the masks, it was all so intoxicating. It […]