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Recorded in the heart of Nashville at the iHeartRadio studios on legendary Music Row! Join Battle and Eli for Battleground, a weekly pro wrestling podcast. With topics ranging from WWE, NEXT, AEW, NWA and the indie scene, Battleground dives in to the hottest stories in the world of professional wrestling and you never know who will stop by the show! Past guests include Billy Corgan, Cody Rhodes, Roman Reigns, Kevin Nash, Jim Ross, Dutch Mantell, Rikishi, Mark Henry and other wrestling superstars!

Recorded in the heart of Nashville at the iHeartRadio studios on legendary Music Row! Join Battle and Eli for Battleground, a weekly pro wrestling podcast. With topics ranging from WWE, NEXT, AEW, NWA and the indie scene, Battleground dives in to the hottest stories in the world of professional wrestling and you never know who will stop by the show! Past guests include Billy Corgan, Cody Rhodes, Roman Reigns, Kevin Nash, Jim Ross, Dutch Mantell, Rikishi, Mark Henry and other wrestling superstars!

Location:

Nashville, TN

Description:

Recorded in the heart of Nashville at the iHeartRadio studios on legendary Music Row! Join Battle and Eli for Battleground, a weekly pro wrestling podcast. With topics ranging from WWE, NEXT, AEW, NWA and the indie scene, Battleground dives in to the hottest stories in the world of professional wrestling and you never know who will stop by the show! Past guests include Billy Corgan, Cody Rhodes, Roman Reigns, Kevin Nash, Jim Ross, Dutch Mantell, Rikishi, Mark Henry and other wrestling superstars!

Language:

English


Episodes

Weekend Wrestling Recap & Why You Should Follow Us On Social Media

2/24/2020
On the show today, we talk about why it's very important to follow us on social media, because if you're not, you're missing out on some really cool things, like how to win ROH Tickets for this Friday night! We announce this weeks special guest joining us and a special ticket price just for the listeners of this show! Eli breaks down everything that happened at Tried-N-True Saturday night. We also dive into our thoughts on Superstar Showdown this week for WWE. Sit back, relax and enjoy the...

Duration:00:44:39

Charlotte Flair Joins Us For Episode 100

2/21/2020
We can't believe we made it this far! We owe this all to y'all! This makes episode 100 and we couldn't think of any other guest to help us celebrate than the Queen herself Charlotte Flair! We got to spend some time with her talking about winning the Royal Rumble, her thoughts on Rhea Ripley, which superstar has caught her eye on the rosters and her thoughts on inter gender wrestling. We also tell you how you can win tickets to ROH in Nashville, and the Belles of The Brawl recap everything...

Duration:00:56:35

The Show Must Go On

2/17/2020
Hold on tight, today's episode is going to be a good one! Battle & Eli are both sick, but like they say, 'The Show Must Go On!' They discuss everything that went down over the weekend involving GCW, Warrior Wrestling 8 and Wrestling Revolver's #RevolverMassacre! The guys then switch gears and talk about the rumored upcoming inductee's into the WWE Hall of Fame & MORE! They also talk about ROH coming back to Nashville and how you can win tickets to that show!

Duration:00:35:30

Crimson and Anthony Lucassio Joins Us In Studio

2/14/2020
On the show today, we're joined in studio with Crimson and Anthony Lucassio from Tried-N-True! We discuss the upcoming show on Feb 22nd in Kentucky! We also discuss what the future holds for the Tried-N-True Academy, how Crimson got involved with NWA and will Tried-N-True introduce any other championships to the fold. After the interview, Lana from Belles of The Brawl joins the show to give her thoughts on this past week of wrestling.

Duration:00:58:20

Lana From Belles Of The Brawl Joins Us In Studio

2/11/2020
On the show today. Lana joins us from Belles of the Brawl in studio to discuss the latest in pro wrestling. We announce a new contest we're running with FiteTV. We discuss what happened over the weekend with CZW 21 and NJPW New Beginning in Osaka, the growing feud between Marty and Aldis and so much more!

Duration:00:36:47

Meet The Belles Of The Brawl

2/6/2020
On the show today, we introduce you to the tag team of KB and Lana, the Belles Of The Brawl! Get to know the newest members of the show! They dive into the latest news in wrestling such as Ruby Riot's return, Rhea Ripley on RAW. They also talk about their favorite matches of the week plus their predictions for Wrestlemania!

Duration:00:47:19

We Have A Special Treat For You

2/4/2020
Boy, do we have something special for y'all! We've partnered up with FiteTV to hook y'all up with a special code for you to watch NJPW: The New Beginning in Osaka Feb 9th! We also discuss 2 of the matches announced for Tried-N-True's upcoming event. Talk about ROH coming to Nashville and we introduce to 2 new members of the show and their new segment, 'Belles of the Brawl. AND as a special treat, William Shatner calls in to talk about an event he's doing in Nashville and how he got involved...

Duration:01:27:29

Sheamus Joins Us In Studio

1/30/2020
Today we have a very special guest stopping by before a very special event! WWE superstar, Sheamus stops by to discuss his appearance with the Nashville Humane Association as well as to talk about his over decade long run in WWE!

Duration:00:30:47

Jam Packed Weekend For Wrestling

1/29/2020
We recap an action packed weekend of wrestling! We talk the NWA Hard Times ppv, NJPW invading Nashville, the Royal Rumble and the fall out from the first show on the road to Wrestlemania!

Duration:00:52:56

NJPW Superstars Rocky Romero, Juice Robinson, & David Finlay Join The Show

1/26/2020
Ahead of their show in Nashville, we have NJPW starts Rocky Romero, and current IWGP tag champs Juice Robinson and David Finlay. We discuss the global explosion of NJPW, the three's success in the tag team world, and what they are looking forward to in 2020 and beyond. We also may or may not have gotten to hold the tag team titles, but nonetheless, this is a fun show!

Duration:00:23:11

Blake Christian Joins The Show

1/24/2020
Today on the show we have one of the hottest indie wrestlers in the business today, Tennessee’s own Blake Christian. Listen to him chat about his beginnings in the business, advice from AJ Styles, going viral and feeling the wrath of Jim Cornette, and his future plans in 2020 and beyond!

Duration:00:29:02

ODB Joins The Show

1/17/2020
On the show today, TNA/Impact & NWA superstar ODB calls in. We get her thoughts on her match at #HardToKill and Tessa Blanchard winning the title. Then they talk about her time in TNA/Impact and they discuss the shocking surprise of her showing up at NWA and what the future holds there. Also, ODB talks about her new ODB'S Meat & Greet Food Truck!

Duration:00:27:20

ODB Joins The Show

1/17/2020
On the show today, TNA/Impact & NWA superstar ODB calls in. We get her thoughts on her match at #HardToKill and Tessa Blanchard winning the title. Then they talk about her time in TNA/Impact and they discuss the shocking surprise of her showing up at NWA and what the future holds there. Also, ODB talks about her new ODB'S Meat & Greet Food Truck!

Duration:00:27:35

Recapping Crazy Weekend In Wrestling, Marty's New Deal & 'Leaked' Mania Card

1/14/2020
On the show today, Battle and Eli begin the show by talking about Tessa Blanchard's tweet & backlash from over the weekend & her winning Impact's heavyweight title . We then dive into Brian Cage squashing rumors of him going to AEW. We also talk about Marty Scrull's new deal, NWA showing up to Ring OF Honor in Atlanta and we talked about the 'leaked' Wrestlemania card.

Duration:00:45:27

Back To Where It All Began

1/10/2020
On the show today, we're taking you back to where it all began 2 years ago! Battle had this idea to start this podcast. It wasn't until last year this podcast was only about wrestling. He would just post interviews with comedians and wrestlers. The first ever guest on the show was Adam Page. We wanted to share this interview with y'all in case y'all missed it!

Duration:00:13:45

WE'RE BACK and We Have Something Special For Y'all!

1/6/2020
Man have we missed y'all! On the show today, we're talking about Wrestle Kingdom 14. We also discuss the way RAW started off the decade and ended it and our thoughts on how the Lana Lashley wedding should have gone. We also talk about a really cool event in Nashville with the Nashville Humane Association and Sheamus! Also, we have NEW merch too! Grab all the details on Unleashed and grab our new shirts below! Unleashed: https://nashvillehumane.org/unleashed Get our Merch:...

Duration:00:39:52

Recapping a Crazy Weekend in Professional Wrestling & We Make a BIG Announcement

12/17/2019
On the show today,Battle and Eli start off the show breaking down everything that happened on NWA's Into The Fire PPV. Then the guys discuss WWE's TLC PPV and Eli has something interesting about the Rusev, Bobby Lashley, and Lana story line. The guys also talk about some BIG NEWS from Tried-N-True and talk about two local events going on this weekend which you can get more information on both events below! Also, the guys make a BIG announcement involving the...

Duration:01:05:24

OH YOU DIDN'T KNOW...The Road Dogg Calls In

12/13/2019
On the show today, WWE Hall of Famer the Road Dogg Jesse James calls in! He'll be in town next week for Pro Wrestling Entertainment's DXmas for Kids 2019, which you can still get tickets for at the link at below! We talk about his career, his time in the military and working with his family in the business. We also discuss the attitude era, joining DX and when they found out about it. Also, we talk with Road Dogg about the WWE Hall of Fame and the recent announcement of who's getting in. Get...

Duration:00:49:20

Battle spotted on national TV, GCW Recap & Our Thoughts On The Newest Members of the WWE Hall of Fame

12/11/2019
On the show today, we're talking about our time at WWE Monday night Raw and how people were making fun of Battle. Eli gives us his thoughts on this past weekends GCW event. The guys are talking about new wrestling belts they got and of course they had to talk about the newest members of the WWE Hall of Fame being announced!

Duration:00:58:34

Battle spotted on national TV, GCW Recap & Our Thoughts On The Newest Members of the WWE Hall of Fame

12/11/2019
On the show today, we're talking about our time at WWE Monday night Raw and how people were making fun of Battle. Eli gives us his thoughts on this past weekends GCW event. The guys are talking about new wrestling belts they got and of course they had to talk about the newest members of the WWE Hall of Fame being announced!

Duration:00:57:15