G1 Climax Talk, New EVOLVE Champ, Heyman Cries(Episode 146)
Running Wild Podcast’s Rich and Runz bring you another episode of wrestling discussion, sharing their thoughts on all the latest in the world of professional wrestling.
On this episode of Running Wild Podcast, Rich and Runz share discuss the latest G1 Climax news and standings, discuss the title change at EVOLVE this past weekend and talk about Paul Heyman crying.
The guys discuss the possibilities for the finals of the G1 tournament, specifically how well NJPW has booked the tournament and how there is plenty of intrigue left with just a few days to go to determine the winner. Runz praises the work of Ishii, specifically against Kenny Omega and the building of talent on the roster.
The two then delve into the title change during the EVOLVE shows this weekend and what it means for the company going forward and what Matt Riddle’s move may be going forward and how successful he will be.
Lastly, the guys talk about the ROH/NJPW G1 Supercard of Honor show set for Madison Square Garden, who we might see on the card and the kindness that Cody has shown to fans in the lead up to the show.
Rich Laconi: A high school English teacher whose love of Shakespeare is only eclipsed by his passion for professional wrestling. A regular contributor to Last Word on Pro Wrestling, he frequents as many WWE, ROH and independent wrestling shows as possible. Grew up a fan of Macho Man Randy Savage and Ric Flair, but now he pulls for heels, except for Kevin Owens. You can read his weekly work on Ring of Honor, ROH Honorable Mention right here on Last Word on Pro Wrestling.
Runz: Wrestling connoisseur. Lifetime New Yorker who hates all New York teams. Consistently gets mistaken for Action Bronson. Once too sweet’d Hulk Hogan. Kevin Owens is his hero.