World Champions Podcast

Join narrator J Onwuka on a trip through the fantastic history of professional wrestling, from its earliest days with barnstormers and Frank Gotch, up past Lou Thesz, and right through Ric Flair and Bruno Sammartino.

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      #15 Red Letters


      The regional and federal trials which crippled the NWA


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      59m
       2016-04-27

      #14 Two Panthers


      The history of black, Hispanic, and other non-white people in the early days of pro wrestling


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      55m
       2016-04-12

      #13 Fair Play


      Women's pro wrestling and the pioneer Mildred Burke


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      1h4m
       2016-03-30

      #12 Mundo del Deporte


      Pro wrestling in the UK, Japan, Mexico, and around the world


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      1h6m
       2016-03-22

      #11 The Mat Game


      Radio, television, and promotional disputes in the 1950s


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      55m
       2016-03-14

      #10 The Last Gunslinger


      The career and life of the greatest wrestler ever, Lou Thesz


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      53m
       2016-03-01

      #9 Alliance


      The St Louis promotional war and the formation of the National Wrestling Alliance


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      56m
       2016-02-22

      #8 King of St Louis


      How pro wrestling endured through World War II


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      40m
       2016-02-15

      #7 Riot Squad


      Roughhousers and dandy heels in the 1930s


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      44m
       2016-02-10

      #6 Golden Years


      Jack Curley, Jim Londos, and wrestling promotion in the 1930s


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      1h6m
       2016-02-05