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So quarantine made me like wrestling again. So what are some of the best matches from each era that you like? So I could binge watch during this quarantine. Lol
 

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So quarantine made me like wrestling again. So what are some of the best matches from each era that you like? So I could binge watch during this quarantine. Lol
If you could list some of your favorite wrestlers and matches, that might help narrow things down. Gun to my head if I'm choosing one just for sheer entertainment and utter lunacy, try Shawn Michaels v. Mankind from In Your House: Mind Games 1996. Give some guidance and I'll provide more.
 

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I can try and give you three of my favourite matches of each era that you can watch and enjoy. From any promotion too, not just WWE.

GOLDEN GEN
Ricky Steamboat vs Randy Savage (WM3)
Ric Flair vs Terry Funk (COC'89)
Royal Rumble Match (1992)

NEW GEN
Rey Mysterio vs Psicosis (BATB'96)
Bret Hart vs Owen Hart (WM10)
Bret Hart vs Stone Cold (WM13)

ATTITUDE ERA
Shawn Michaels vs Undertaker (BB'97) Stone Cold vs Chris Benoit (SD'01)
Cactus Jack vs Triple H (RR2000)

RUTHLESS AGGRESSION ERA
Brock Lesnar vs Kurt Angle (SD'03)
Shawn Michaels vs Triple H (SS02)
John Cena vs Umaga (RR'07)

PG ERA
Shawn Michaels vs Chris Jericho (NM'08)
Shawn Michaels vs Undertaker (WM25)
CM Punk vs John Cena (MITB'11)

WHATEVER LATEST ERA IS
Brock Lesnar vs CM Punk (SS'13)
Kenny Omega vs Kazuchika Okada (WK11)
Cody vs Dustin Rhodes (DON'19)
 

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Hopefully it's men's matches your looking for because the list will be far longer lol.

(Golden Era)
Steamboat vs Savage-WM 3
Hogan vs Savage-WM 5
Hogan vs Warrior-WM 6
Savage vs Warrior-WM 7
Bret Hart vs Mr Perfect-SS 91
Bret Hart vs Bulldog-SS 92

(New Gen)
HBK vs Razor Ramon-WM 10
Bret Hart vs Owen Hart-WM 10
Bret Hart vs Owen Hart-SS 94
HBK vs Jarrett-IYH 95
HBK vs Diesel-IYH BFBE
Bret Hart vs HBK-WM 12
Bret Hart vs SCSA-WM 13

(Attitude Era)
Taker vs HBK-IYH BB
Taker vs Kane-WM14
Taker vs Mankind-KOTR 98
HHH vs Rock-SS 98
Triangle Ladder Match-WM16
Rock vs HHH-Backlash 00
Y2J vs Benoit-RR 01
Rock vs SCSA-WM 17

(Ruthless Aggression Era)
Rock vs Hogan-WM 18
HBK vs HHH-SS 02
HBK vs Y2J-WM 19
Lesnar vs Angle-WM 19
Lesnar vs Angle-SD Ironman Match
HHH/Benoit/HBK-WM 20
Eddie vs Angle SD 2/3 Falls 04
Benoit vs Orton-SS 04
Money in the Bank-WM 21
HBK vs Angle-WM 21
Batista vs Taker-WM 23
HBK vs Cena-Raw 07
HBK vs Flair-WM 24
Edge vs Taker-WM 24


(PG Era)
HBK vs Taker-WM 25/26
Punk vs Jeff Hardy-SS 09
Punk vs Cena-MITB 11
Rock vs Cena-WM28
Punk vs Cena-NOC 12
Punk vs Lesnar-SS 13
Bryan vs Cena-SS 13
Bryan vs HHH-WM 30
Rollins vs Ambrose-HIAC 14
Rollins vs Orton-WM 31
Owens vs Cena-EC 15
Rollins vs Cena-SS 15
Styles vs Roman-Payback 16

(New Era or whatever)
Styles vs Cena-SS16
Ziggler vs Miz-No Mercy 16
Styles vs Cena-RR 17
Styles vs Lesnar-S Series 17
Styles vs Nakamura MITB 18
Styles vs Joe-Super Showdown 18
Styles vs Rollins-MITB 19
Rollins vs Lesnar-SS 19
Boneyard Match-WM 36
Edge vs Orton-WM 36

Damn that's enough.
 

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Just the first match that pops into my head for each era:

Golden Era - Snuka vs Muraco (steel cage)
Rock N Wrestling Era - Steamboat vs Savage (WM 3)
Next Gen - Bret vs Owen (Summerslam '94)
Attitude - Triple H vs Cactus Jack (Royal Rumble 2000)
Ruthless Agression - HBK vs Cena (Raw 07)
PG Era - Undertaker vs Shawn Michaels (WM 25)
Reality Era - Daniel Bryan vs Kofi Kingston (WM 35)
 

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I can try and give you three of my favourite matches of each era that you can watch and enjoy. From any promotion too, not just WWE.

GOLDEN GEN
Ricky Steamboat vs Randy Savage (WM3)
Ric Flair vs Terry Funk (COC'89)
Royal Rumble Match (1992)

NEW GEN
Rey Mysterio vs Psicosis (BATB'96)
Bret Hart vs Owen Hart (WM10)
Bret Hart vs Stone Cold (WM13)

ATTITUDE ERA
Shawn Michaels vs Undertaker (BB'97) Stone Cold vs Chris Benoit (SD'01)
Cactus Jack vs Triple H (RR2000)

RUTHLESS AGGRESSION ERA
Brock Lesnar vs Kurt Angle (SD'03)
Shawn Michaels vs Triple H (SS02)
John Cena vs Umaga (RR'07)

PG ERA
Shawn Michaels vs Chris Jericho (NM'08)
Shawn Michaels vs Undertaker (WM25)
CM Punk vs John Cena (MITB'11)

WHATEVER LATEST ERA IS
Brock Lesnar vs CM Punk (SS'13)
Kenny Omega vs Kazuchika Okada (WK11)
Cody vs Dustin Rhodes (DON'19)
Pretty solid list this. All worthy matches with plenty of variety. Lesnar punk and omega okada were first two that came to mind for this era. I'd put diy revival 2 out of 3 falls in there for a tag match as well.

Women's match I'd give to Charlotte and Becky at Evolution.
 

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Savage/Warrior, WM7
Bulldog/Bret, SummerSlam 1992
HBK/Taker, Badd Blood 1997
TLC 2, WM17
Trish/Mickie James, WM22
The Shield/Evolution, Payback 2014
Neville/Aries , WM33 Kickoff
 

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Hey here's another thread perpetuating "Wrestling match quality" which I have learned from you are very dangerous, nonessential and wrong mindset people have over wrestling, you have backed this by facts, statistics and have proven that us fans should care about who is the draw and who is not.

Caring about wrestling matches is non productive and a proven dangerous mindset regardless if it's flippy Midget or even matches with psychology and storytelling and crowd interaction as I. The end its the look of the characters that will be e grained about the people.

Soul Rex in particular has proved off that even HBK vs Taker at Wrestlemania 25 hailed as arguably the greatest Wrestlemania match is something the casual fan looks at with the same breath as Taker vs Giant Gonzales (which smarks mostly label as WOAT quality but the casuals fondly remember it as Taker staving off a larger than life challenge)

I look forward to more words of enlightenment. And can you shed some light on these two examples that I noticed.

1. Ultimate Warrior and Rick Rude in a posedown at Royal Rumble 88 had more reactions and fans were at the edge of their seat compared to Ric Flair vs Ricky Steamboat 1 hour matches where there are mostly silence.

2. Ric Flair nearly kills himself every time to get a reaction against Dusty, Sting, Fink, etc. When all Someone like Zeus needs to do is roar monstrously against Hogan and everyone gives him even more reaction than Flair (despite his excellent character and ring prowess) ever could with his antics in matches.

I choose these examples since these are the extremes every wrestling matches quality marks will use as example against their claim but the joke is on them as even the most extreme silly on paper examples pale in comparison to what counts and that is being a draw.

Michael Bay is way more Profitable than Christopher Nolan.

The Fast and the Furious is more profitable than The godfather.

Statistics are everything.
 
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