Running Wild Podcast: WWE Summerslam 2018 Preview, NXT Takeover Brooklyn IV Preview,

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 discuss the G1 Tournament Finals news, preview both NXT Takeover Brooklyn IV and Summerslam and discuss Stokely Hathaway leaving EVOLVE.

The guys discuss the possibilities Tanahashi’s win of the G1 tournament, how the path to Wrestle Kingdom will shake out and Omega’s contenders moving forward.

The two then delve into NXT Takeover and Summerslam previews, making predictions for each match. Runz mentions Gargano possibly losing to Ciampa and Rich loses his mind at the thought of that result. They also debate who will be the Universal Champion at the end of Summerslam and what it means for the company moving forward.

Lastly, the guys talk about the ROH/NJPW G1 Supercard of Honor selling out quickly, what this means for both companies and the excitement they both feel about being lucky enough to be in attendance.

PODCAST: Previewing Summerslam 2018 and NXT Takeover Brooklyn IV

About Running Wild Podcast

Two longtime friends Rich Laconi and Runz run wild on everything and anything professional wrestling each week. They might talk about their experiences at an indy show, discuss what happened on WWE RAW, NXT, or even ROH or anything that strikes their fancy today.

Rich Laconi

A high school English teacher whose love of Shakespeare is only eclipsed by his passion for professional wrestling. An Editor for the Last Word on Sports wrestling department, 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 at PW Ponderings.


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.

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