Professional wrestling is a competitive sport involving two or more wrestlers who try to win by imposing their will, strength and skill on their opponent.
There are a few key elements that make professional wrestling a unique sport. One of those essential elements is that there are different styles of professional wrestling, such as traditional pro-wrestling, sports entertainment and lucha libre. This has helped shape the sport into what it is today. Another thing that makes professional wrestling so unique is its theatrical nature. There are scripted storylines with twists and turns along the way, which create the dramatic tension between the wrestlers and help them come up with clever plots to win each other’s championships.
The first ever pro-wrestling match was watched by 600 spectators at an event in 1797 in Lancashire, England. There
Canadian Wrestling Today
Canadian wrestling is a form of a pro-wrestling that has been in this country since the 1890s. There are many Canadians that have made their name in the ring.
Early Canadian pro-wrestling was heavily influenced by the American style, which at the time was referred to as “catch as catch can”. In 1900, one of the first promoters from Canada, Frank Aiken started his promotion in Hamilton Ontario.
In 1928, when the National Wrestling Association’s decision to ban various forms of submission grappling, Quebec promoter Toots Mondt teamed up with Ed “Strangler” Lewis and set up a rival organization called Universal Wrestling Association.
History of Pro-Wrestling in Canada
Wrestling in Canada had its beginnings with the Irish immigrants of the 1800s. They came to work on the railroad lines and brought their love of professional wrestling with them.
Wrestling became a popular spectacle at fairs, carnivals, and sporting events. There are some Canadians who claim that these Irish immigrants introduced wrestling to Canada.
Canada’s Best Pro Wrestler and the Contenders for the Belt
The best wrestlers are those who have a range of skills and can adapt to different types of opponents. These include the ability to wrestle with a high-flying style, a submission style or a power style.
The current NXT champion is Johnny “Johnny Wrestling” Gargano, who also has an amazing track record as an indie wrestler where he’s had big wins over names like Sami Zayn.