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Ten Essential Books For Every Wrestling Library

>> View all our wrestling books. “A good book is the purest essence of the soul” “Thomas Carlyle, Scottish historian and essayist “When a new book is published, read an old one” “Samuel Rogers, British poet By Kyle Klingman “TWM Columnist…

Kurt Angle: “I Was Never Really Happy” in WWE

“First, let me say to our talent and our staff, congratulations on our move to primetime. Each of you have worked so hard for this and deserve all the great things that will come with the move. To our fans,…

Kurt Angle to Compete in MMA in 2007

Wrestling legend Kurt “The Machine “Angle, who recently left the WWE after seven years, told Real Fighter magazine that he is in strong discussions to compete in a professional mixed martial arts bout sometime in 2007. In the coming weeks,…

WWE pulls plug on hard-driving Angle

BY MIKE MOONEYHAM The Post and Courier Kurt Angle didn’t even follow pro wrestling until he joined World Wrestling Entertainment – then known as the World Wrestling Federation – in 1998. He was a 1996 Olympic gold medalist who had…

Kurt Angle Talks About His Release from WWE

By Michael Cole “My body is so beat up and run down, I can’t even think straight,” Kurt Angle tells WWE.com in an exclusive interview Saturday concerning his early release from his contract with World Wrestling Entertainment. Angle and WWE…

Kurt Angle Released Early from WWE Contract

Due to personal issues, Kurt Angle has been granted an early release from his contract. WWE looks forward to establishing a new relationship with Kurt in the near future. The only Olympic gold medalist in WWE history, Kurt Angle arrived…

Lesnar Sues WWE

By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN Associated Press Writer January 26, 2006, 3:07 PM EST STAMFORD, Conn. — Wrestling star Brock Lesnar was billed as “The Next Big Thing, “but after a failed bid to play professional football he says he’s banned from…

Kurt Angle Celebrates All He’s Done for Real Wrestling

Kurt Angle grew up a high school football and wrestling star in Western Pennsylvania who dreamed of playing linebacker or safety for Pitt or Penn State. Angle even had a tryout with the Pittsburgh Steelers after winning an Olympic gold…

Show Biz Has Hold on Kurt Angle

By Kevin Eck Sun Staff With a gold medal draped around his neck, Kurt Angle couldn’t hold back the tears as he stood proudly on the podium, his right hand across his heart, as “The Star-Spangled Banner “played. It was…

Kurt Angle on Amateur Wrestling/Pro Rasslin’

This is one question from an interview with two-time NCAA heavyweight champion, 1996 Olympic gold medalist and all-time great egoist Kurt Angle. To read the rest of the interview, visit IGN. IGN Sports: With your successful transition from amateur wrestling…