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Highlights From Wrestling Republic’s All Real Wrestling Podcast with Eric Novak

Former WWE Superstar Mansoor has opened up on his departure from the company and revealed he considered asking for his release. After signing with the company in the Saudi Arabia Tryouts, Mansoor became the first Saudi competitor to ever perform in a WWE ring. Even though he started his WWE career as a singles competitor, Mansoor was running out of opportunities and would soon be pitched to join Maximum Male Models. However, the Saudi star explained he considered leaving WWE before the company decided to release him. During a recent interview with Wrestling Republic’s Eric Novak at the ‘All Real…

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Former WWE Superstar Mansoor has recently opened up on his desire to compete for TNA Wrestling, naming some of the talents he’d like to face. Even though he never got the opportunity to win championship gold or achieve important milestones within the company, Mansoor was undoubtedly one of the most promising rising talents in the WWE roster back in the day. Ever since he was released by WWE in September 2023 alongside Maximum Male Models partner Mace, Mansoor hasn’t wrestled for any other major promotion yet. However, he may have hinted that there is one place where he and Mace…

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Former WWE Superstar Mansoor has opened up on the Saudi Arabia tryouts that saw him getting signed to the company. Mansoor is undoubtedly one of the most talented and interesting Saudi pro wrestlers to ever step foot inside the squared circle. After moving to the US when he was only 11 years old, Mansoor made a huge name for himself in the American indie scene. However, before taking his career to the next level and becoming the first ever Saudi WWE Superstar in the history of the company, Mansoor first had to overcome WWE’s Saudi Arabia tryouts and impress the…

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Former WWE Superstar Mansoor opened up on his time with Maximum Male Models and explained how the group was highly related to Vince McMahon’s booking. Ever since making his main roster debut, Mansoor promised to be a very interesting asset to the WWE mid-card championship picture. However, time passed and he never received another chance to fulfill all of his great potential. In a last creative effort, WWE decided to pair Mansoor, Mace, Maxxine Dupri, and LA Knight (then known as Max Dupri) in a faction named Maximum Male Models. During a recent interview with Wrestling Republic’s Eric Novak on…

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NJPW star Francesco Akira has impressed the world as part of United Empire along with leader Will Ospreay, Aussie Open, Jeff Cobb, Great-O-Khan, TJP, Aaron Henare and Gideon Grey. At just 22 years old, he has already had seven years of his experience under his belt and has wrestled in both his native Italy and Japan. Akira revealed why he chose to join United Empire and his relationship with Will Ospreay with Wrestling Republic’s Eric Novak on the All Real Wrestling Podcast. “The biggest reason was Ospreay, himself. He used to help me a lot when I was (in) All…

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NJPW star TJP shocked the world when he turned his back on his former tag team partner, Clark Connors, to join United Empire with the likes of Will Ospreay, Aussie Open, Great-O-Khan, Jeff Cobb, Francesco Akira, Aaron Henare and Gideon Grey late last year. Now, he’s elaborated more on that decision while speaking to Wrestling Republic’s own Eric Novak on the All Real Wrestling Podcast. “For more than anything, I needed a change of pace. It’s not that I’m always not myself. But there’s a lot of mental energy that goes into trying to get people to like you all…

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While speaking with Wrestling Republic’s Eric Novak, Japanese sensation Konosuke Takeshita stated he wants to live and wrestle in America. Konosuke Takeshita has been on a hell of a roll recently, with a successful four month tour to the United States of America as a prove of that. During those four months, Konosuke Takeshita was able to make his debut in All Elite Wrestling, putting in amazing performances on his matches at AEW’s Dynamite, Rampage and Dark shows against some of the company’s toughest competitors. However, after returning to Japan, Takeshita has joined Wrestling Republic’s Eric Novak at his ‘All…

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Will Ospreay recently was interviewed by Wrestling Republic’s Eric Novak on the All Real Wrestling Podcast. Various different topics were touched upon in the hour and a half long interview (definitely worth giving a listen to!), but one of the most interesting talking points was when Ospreay discussed how he should have more recognition for travelling all over the world during the pandemic. Ospreay touched upon how much of a struggle it was for him to travel from his native Britain to the USA. “British people couldn’t enter America because America was locked down and they weren’t allowed to do…

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Will Ospreay recently was interviewed by Wrestling Republic’s Eric Novak on the All Real Wrestling Podcast, in which Ospreay would discuss his feelings towards Jon Moxley after he had to vacate his NJPW World Title and Moxley was able to hold his NJPW US Championship until he lost it to Lance Archer on an episode of AEW Dynamite. Ospreay would reveal his initial thoughts about the injury that would force him to recover at home: “So, here’s what happened I wrestled Shingo and like to be honest with you I’ve been carrying around so many nagging injuries it was just…

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AEW

Will Ospreay recently was interviewed by Wrestling Republic’s Eric Novak on the All Real Wrestling Podcast, where he discussed a number of subjects. In the interview, there was a point where the topic turned to current AEW star Jon Moxley. Mox was the IWGP United States Champion not too long ago and had been for a while due to being unable to defend the title because of COVID restrictions keeping him from Japan. Having been injured during Moxley’s year without defending, Ospreay said he had expressed his frustration with NJPW over how both he and Mox were handled as champions.…

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