Chris Benoit

Former WWE star reflects on Chris Benoit

Chris Benoit was undoubtedly one of the best performers of the modern era. During the nineties, he fought in the most important American and Japanese wrestling federations, including New Japan Pro Wrestling, WCW and Extreme Championship Wrestling. From 2000 until his death, he was instead under contract with WWE. In...
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Former WWE star discusses the unfortunate passing of Chris Benoit

Chris Benoit was arguably one of the most technical wrestlers to ever set foot in WWE. During the 1990s, the Canadian fought in nearly every major American and Japanese wrestling federation, including New Japan Pro Wrestling, World Championship Wrestling and Extreme Championship Wrestling. In 2000, his long and troubled WWE...
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Was Chris Benoit The Guy We Thought He Was, Or A Violent Family Murderer?

Chris Benoit was a 40-year-old world-class professional wrestler who won multiple championships including in the NJPW and WCW. He won 15 championships in the WWF/WWE alone. He was considered one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time. At the end of June 2007, Benoit missed some performances because he...

Former WWE star opens up on Chris Benoit

Chris Benoit was one of the most crystalline talents to ever set foot on a WWE ring, having literally captivated wrestling fans with his exquisite technique and magnetic personality. The former Canadian superstar would have had a guaranteed place in the Hall of Fame without the tragic events of 2007, which made him one of the most discussed and criticized characters in the history of this business.

Al Snow recalls his working experience with Chris Benoit

Al Snow was a mainstay of the WWE roster in the 1990s and early 2000s. In an exclusive interview with Sportskeeda, the former Stamford federation star spoke extensively about his working relationship with Chris Benoit. As all wrestling fans know perfectly well, the atrocious actions that characterized the last moments of his life have damaged the Canadian's legacy in an absolutely irreparable way.

Kurt Angle tells a beautiful episode about Chris Benoit

Chris Benoit's name is rarely heard in the world of professional wrestling, obviously thanks to the well-known tragedy that has damaged WWE and the business in general. However, there is no shortage of opportunities to remember his exploits in the ring, being unanimously considered a genius from a technical point of view.

Elijah Burke Speaks Out On Being The Last Person To Wrestle Chris Benoit

NWA World Television Champion Elijah Burke appeared on Straight Talk Wrestling to discuss a wide range of topics including being the final person to wrestle Chris Benoit before he murdered his wife and son then killed himself. Their match took place on June 19th, 2007 on WWE’s ECW program. Here...

Lodi Recalls Making WCW Nitro Debut Against Chris Benoit

Veteran WCW wrestler Lodi recently sat down with Wrestling Inc.’s Drew Rice to discuss a variety of topics for The Wrestling Inc. Daily. Part one of their interview aired as part of today’s show, the following are excerpts from part two which will run next week. During the discussion Lodi...

Former WCW Wrestler Lodi Details His Nitro Debut Against Chris Benoit

Former WCW wrestler Lodi has detailed what it was like making his Nitro debut against Chris Benoit. Lodi, who was a part of Raven’s Flock when he first appeared on WCW TV, made his Nitro debut in 1997 against Benoit. When speaking to Wrestling Inc, he had this to say about the match:

DragonKing Dark: The Chris Benoit double murder/suicide

As we approach the 14th anniversary of the killing of Nancy and Daniel Benoit by Chris Benoit, who then killed himself, we take a look back at this tragedy as one of the 100 darkest moments in pop culture history. This episode, I present an interview I did with Chris...


Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:. THE FBI FILE OF DECEASED PROFESSIONAL WRESTLER CHRIS BENOIT. The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes. In the event that there are fees,...

Kurt Angle Says His Royal Rumble Match With Chris Benoit Is His Favorite Match

During a recent interview with Forbes, WWE Hall of Famer Kurt Angle said his match with Chris Benoit at the 2003 Royal Rumble pay-per-view event is his favorite match of all-time, and more. You can check out some highlights from the interview below:. On his mentality on doing whatever WWE...

Jim Ross Talks About Backstage Reaction on Chris Benoit Winning Title

Chris Benoit is one of the most well-known WWE wrestlers of all time, and Jim Ross recently spoke about Chris Benoit’s World Heavyweight Title Win, and the reaction backstage that followed it. Chris Benoit worked as a babyface for most of his career, but only a small portion of his career saw him wrestle WWE’s best wrestlers.