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The Scottish Warrior, Drew McIntyre, is Wrestling Republic’s Wrestler of the Day for November 16th.  Drew McIntyre Biography: Name: Drew McIntyre Age: 37 (June 6th, 1985) Height: 6’5 Weight: 265 pounds Debut: 2003 Place of Birth: Ayres, Scotland Accolades: 2x WWE Champion, 2x WWE Intercontinental Champion, 1x NXT Champion, 2x WWE Raw Tag Team Champion, Royal Rumble Winner (2020), 1x TNA World Heavyweight Champion, #4 on PWI’s Top 500 (2020 and 2021) On this day in 2020, Drew McIntyre defeated Randy Orton on Monday Night Raw to regain the WWE Championship. This came on the heels of McIntyre losing the…

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Macho Man Randy Savage, who would have turned 70 years old today, is Wrestling Republic’s Wrestler of the Day for November 15th.  Randy Savage Biography: Name: Randy Savage Age: 58 (November 15th, 1952 – May 20th, 2011)  Height: 6’2 Weight: 237 pounds  Debut: 1973 Place of Birth: Columbus, Ohio   Accolades: 2x WWF World Heavyweight Champion, 1x WWF Intercontinental Champion, King of the Ring (1987), WWE Hall of Fame (2015), 4x WCW World Heavyweight Champion, Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame (1996), PWI Wrestler of the Year (1988) Randy Savage is one of the most well-known wrestlers of all time and…

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NXT

One of the most decorated women’s wrestlers in WWE history, the Queen, Charlotte Flair is Wrestling Republic’s Wrestler of the Day for November 14th.  Charlotte Flair Biography: Name: Charlotte Flair Age: 36 (April 5th, 1986)  Height: 5’10 Weight: 143 pounds  Debut: July 17th, 2012 Place of Birth: Charlotte, North Carolina  Accolades: 6x WWE Raw Women’s Champion, 6x WWE SmackDown Women’s Champion, 2x NXT Women’s Champion, 1x WWE Diva’s Champion, 1x WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion, 1x Women’s Royal Rumble Winner (2020), #1 on PWI’s Top 50 Women’s Wrestlers in 2016 Five years ago, to the day, Charlotte Flair defeated Natalya…

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AEW

Celebrating his 45th birthday, New Japan Pro Wrestling’s (NJPW) Hiroshi Tanahashi is Wrestling Republic’s Wrestler of the Day for November 13th.  Hiroshi Tanahashi Biography: Name: Hiroshi Tanahashi Age: 45 (November 13th, 1976)  Height: 5’11 Weight: 223 pounds  Debut: October 10th, 1999 Place of Birth: Ogaki, Japan  Accolades: 8x IWGP Heavyweight Champion, 2x IWGP Intercontinental Champion, 3x IWGP United States Heavyweight Champion, 3x IWGP Tag Team Champion, 2x IWGP U-30 Openweight Champion, 1x NEVER Openweight Champion, 3x NEVER Openweight 6-Man Tag Team Champion, 3x G1 Climax Winner, 1x G2 U-30 Climax Winner, #3 on PWI’s Top 500 in 2013, 4x Tokyo…

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On the verge of making tag team history, Jimmy and Jey Uso are on the verge of making history. They are Wrestling Republic’s Wrestler(s) of the Day for November 12th.  The Usos Biography: Name: Jimmy and Jey Uso Age: 37 (August 22nd, 1985)  Height: 6’2 (Jey) and 6’3 (Jimmy) Weight: 228 pounds (Jey) and 251 pounds (Jimmy) Debut: June 8th, 2009 Place of Birth: San Francisco, California   Accolades: 1x FCW Tag Team Champions, 3x WWE Raw Tag Team Champions (current), 5x WWE Smackdown Tag Team Champions (current), 2021 Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royale (Jey), #25 (Jimmy) and #26 (Jey)…

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During the past year, the idea that talent from a particular company will appear in a rival’s promotion has made the wrestling industry very interesting as it makes everything unpredictable and exciting for fans. The surprising work within promotions and surprises has brought a term that is sometimes thrown around that being “forbidden door.” The idea of a forbidden door is meant to excite fans about a product, but it is just a ploy created to bring more eyes to a promotion. Rarely, do promotions work together, so observing how AEW has worked with TNA, and AAA, and seems to…

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A multi-time champion and Hall of Famer, Eddie Guerrero is Wrestling Republic’s Wrestler of the Day for November 11th. He wrestled the last match of his life on this date in 2005.  Eddie Guerrero Biography: Name: Eddie Guerrero Age: 38 (October 9th, 1967 – November 13th, 2005)   Height: 5’8 Weight: 220 pounds  Debut: September 5th, 1986 for CMLL Place of Birth: El Paso, Texas  Accolades: 1x AAA World Tag Team Champion, AAA Hall of Fame (Class of 2008), 2x ECW World Television Champion, #2 on PWI’s Top 500 (2004), 2x WCW Cruiserweight Champion, 1x WCW United States Champion, 1x WWE…

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Celebrating her 30th birthday and awaiting the birth of her first child, former WWE and Impact Tag Team Champion Peyton Royce is Wrestling Republic’s Wrestler of the Day for November 10th.  Peyton Royce Biography: Name: Peyton Royce Age: 30 (November 10th, 1992) Height: 5’7 Weight: 132 pounds  Debut: February 28th, 2009 Place of Birth: Sydney, Australia  Accolades: 1x WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion, 1x Impact Knockouts World Tag Team Champion, #43 on the PWI Top 50 Female Wrestlers in 2017, #51 on the PWI Top 150 Female Wrestlers in 2021, #50 Tag Team on PWI’s Top 50 in 2020. Because…

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AEW

Wizard. The Lionheart. Le Champion. The Painmaker. Y2J. The Ocho. While he has been known by many nicknames, November 9th’s Wrestler of the Day is none other than AEW sports entertainer and Ring of Honor World Champion, Chris Jericho.  Chris Jericho Biography: Name: Chris Jericho Age: 52 (November 9th, 1970)  Height: 6’0 Weight: 227 pounds  Debut: October 2nd, 1990 Place of Birth: Manhasset, New York  Accolades: 1x Ring of Honor World Champion, 1x AEW World Champion, 1x WWE Champion, 3x World Heavyweight Champion, 2x WCW World Champion, 1x ECW World Television Champion, 1x IWGP Intercontinental Champion, 4x WCW Cruiserweight Champion,…

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Nicknamed “Rainmaker,” Kazuchika Okada is one of the most popular and highly regarded wrestlers in the world today. After years of dominating New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW), Okada made his AEW debut at the Forbidden Door pay-per-view.  Kazuchika Okada Biography: Name: Kazuchika Okada Age: 35 (November 8th, 1987) Height: 6’3 Weight: 236 pounds  Debut: August 24th, 2004 Place of Birth: Anjo, Japan  Accolades: 1x IWGP World Heavyweight Champion, 5x IWGP Heavyweight Champion, 4x G1 Climax Winner, 2x New Japan Cup Winner, 4x Wrestling Observer Newsletter Match of the Year Winner, Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame (Class of 2021) Kazuchika Okada…

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