Articles by Steve Bryant

Steve’s View #12

The next few weeks are going to be huge in SoCal. When we look back on the wrestling in 2001, the next 9 days are sure to come to mind. First today, weirdly enough a primarily NoCal fed, Incredibly Strange…


Steve’s View #11

There are all sorts of rumors going on about UPW losing its developmental deal with the WWF. If this is in fact true the shows UPW puts on after this goes down will say a lot about UPW. Recently people…


Steve’s View #10

The Spirit of Revolution Stage 3 was hot. Literally. It was like an oven inside the Indoor Swap Meet. Now that the tournament is half over, Mr. Excitement is all but assured of a spot in the finals. All he…



Steve’s View #9

CCW has announced that former WCW superstar Konnan and Lady Victoria will be appearing on their June 30th show. Konnan will be wrestling former CCW Heavyweight Champion Al Katrazz, while Lady Victoria will be taking on an opponent to be…


Steve’s View #8

I’m sad that I’m going to miss the second stage f the Spirit of Revolution Tournament. Stage 1 really kicked things off right. If everything goes right this tournament could be talked about in SoCal for a long time. My…


Steve’s View #7

Rankings are out once again. The rankings don’t really show who is better than who, just who five people felt had the best showing over the last month. One thing the rankings do show is that SoCal has a ton…



May 2001 Rankings

Matches Super Dragon over Rising Son – 19 May – MPW Super Dragon & Excalibur over Rising Son & Ultra Taro Jr. – 26 May – XPW Kid Kaos over White Trash Johnny Webb – 26 May  – XPW Dynamite…


Steve’s View #6

A lot of people have been asking who is this person I talked about in Steve’s View #4. Well, the answer is Vince Russo. I had gotten several e-mails telling me Russo is joining XPW, one from a respected source….


Steve’s View #5

What more is there to say about last Saturday’s MPW show that hasn’t been said? The show was solid and all the workers gave it 100%. Did the show live up to the hype? No, but it would have been…


MPW’s It’s Our Time

Bernard Milken Center West Hills, CA Attendance around 150 There was a lot of hype and expectations for this show. Too much in fact. The show was solid, but no show could live up to the expectations that MPW established…


Steve’s View #4

Wow, only 3 days since my last View. I’m on a roll here! – This site is not here to expose the business. We are here to give our opinion and to sometimes give you a little bit of news,…


Steve’s View #3

May hasn’t started out how I hoped. Aside from a lucha show down in Tijuana I have yet to check out any wrestling this month. The WWF is at the point where it is unwatchable. Next weekend with Millennium Pro…