Ignoring some of the more specific matches, such as Hell in a Cell, here is a look at the 10 best hardcore matches in WWE history. At this time in his career, Foley set out to do one thing — put over younger talent and help make them stars. He did this for Edge at WrestleMania 22 in a hardcore match. There might not be a more exciting high profile match than this one against Edge, where the Rated-R Superstar speared Foley through a flaming table. Edge won, and fans developed a new level of respect for him.
Wrestling Bloodbath: The 25 Bloodiest Matches in Pro Wrestling History
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With the ratings tumbling because of various flaws in the system, WWE can rely on their old friends with stipulations to gather all sorts of fans and get their stock back up in the high. The company now produces very bland extreme matches which can be a success if the men participating can pull it off very well, and because of the impressive talent they mostly manage to pull off some thrilling hardcore matches without having to go overboard or bloody. But the old fans did get the taste of some very exciting and brutal hardcore matches in the Attitude era and mostly in the Ruthless Aggression era. After returning the night after WrestleMania 28, Lesnar would target Cena to make a statement.
Published 15th July at pm by Wrestle Talk. WWE Extreme Rules is tonight… and there are barely any actually extreme matches on the card. Luckily for WWE , their history is littered with brutal, hard-hitting, bloody matches that can help fulfill all of our feral, macabre desires.
To some people, blood is rather gross. The sight of it can lead to nausea, queasiness and feelings of sickness. For wrestling fans, though, blood will illicit one common reaction: Oh, yeah! Blood in professional wrestling is the cornerstone of a truly violent feud.