Articles by Jay Cal


Jay Cal’s View #166

“Empty your mind. Be formless, shapeless, like water. Now you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put it in a bottle, it becomes the bottle. You put it in a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Now…



Jay Cal’s View #165

“There’s no talent here, this is hard work. This is an obsession. Talent does not exist, we are all equals as human beings. You could be anyone if you put in the time. You will reach the top and that’s…


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…


Jay Cal’s View #164

“I want to thank them and I want to thank them for what they taught me, which is that you have to work harder than you think you possibly can. You can’t hold grudges. It’s hard but you can’t hold…



Jay Cal’s View #162

Not going to lie.  There are a bunch of articles on the website now that I’m really proud of.  Roy’s piece on Vampiro, Steve’s look back at the Rookie class of 2001, Andrew’s history of Reseda, and a few more….


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…


Jay Cal’s View #161

Absorb what is useful, disregard what is useless and add what is essential to your own. I know a lot of people have been getting upset with show reviews, but trust me. Our site doesn’t make up a fraction of…


[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…


Lucha Underground News and Notes 02/03

Another WWE legend tweets about Lucha Underground. Could another big star be leaving after Season 2 to the WWE? Updates with Lucha Underground after this season.  Who wrestled a dark match at the Temple and what does that mean, plus…


[Results] UIPW Jan 30th

Underground Independent Pro Wrestling Saturday January 30th 2016 Grace Baptist Church 482 N Garfield Ave, Montebello Gut Punch Challenge… Razor Rizzotti won the gut punch challenge by beating some guy, Biggie Biggs, and Playboy. “Mr.USA” Super Natural def. “Mexican Assasin” OG…


Jay Cal’s View #160

Year End Awards on-line polls are coming to a close.  Make sure you make your votes count now.  AWS coming back?  Support Jon Ian’s Fund Me.  SHout out to Ben, get better soon friend.  We also have Kudos, updates with…