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The Blade Runners were a professional wrestling tag team consisting of future superstars Steve Borden and Jim Hellwig that existed in 1985 and 1986.

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"Switchblade" Jay White was faced with when gaining a renewed push in New Japan Pro Wrestling. So that's definitely some of the thought process for it.”. "That's what I started with." A finishing move in the world of wrestling is crucial.

When I first saw it probably would be several years ago. Copyright 2020 Shazzu, Inc. All Rights Reserved. But you get fans that don't have the knowledge of that, and they think they do, and try to make comments like that.

The $32.7 million figure was well way below the studio expectations so while it did take the #1 spot on the chart, it was a big disappointment. That size difference can pose issues, but so can the way the opponent lands. The funny thing with that is that Travis Banks would come over in England, also from New Zealand, he does the Ki Krusher and calls it the Kiwi Krusher. Even though White doesn't use it to finish opponents off, he was still willing to walk us through the process of using it, naming it, and discovering that NXT UK's Travis Banks also used it. The latest movie in the Marvel universe pulled in a massive $145,049,000…, Vince McMahon sent one of his rare tweets today to remind WWE fans that it was 15 years ago today that former WWE champion Dave Bautista made his debut. I like to hold them up, have their head and leg clutched, and so I have all their weight come down on the top of their head when I do that.

The Shellshock, that was his move, so that's where the origins of that came from. Longtime fans of the UFC recognize this as one of the more famous early knockouts from Gary Goodridge. Click here to learn more.

said White. Copyright © 1998 - 2018 Wrestling-Online.com, on Blade Runner 2049 movie with Dave Bautista opens in #1 spot, Dave Bautista to play leading role in upcoming Netflix movie Army of the Dead, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Before his time as "Switchblade," he used a fisherman's driver that he called the "Kiwi Crusher," a play off of Low Ki's "Ki Crusher" name. Each wrestler has a different method to their madness when landing on their signature, match ending match up. Blade Runner 2049 also made $49.2 million in foreign box office receipts, sending its total worldwide to $81,987,030 in its opening weekend. "I make sure when I rotate with it that I rotate quick to the point where it pulls them around toward their head so a lot of guys don't really have much of a choice, to be honest.

That's just another day at the office for a guy like Kenny Omega, who White says takes the move better than anyone else.

Blade Runner 2049, featuring former WWE champion Dave Bautista in one of the leading roles, debuted in first place on the box office chart with $32.7 million.

He used to kind of pop guys up and come straight down.

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In this new series, "Making A Finisher," Fightful.com will go in depth with wrestlers as they explain their moves, discuss how they were developed, who took it the best, the worst, why they stopped doing some of them, and the psychology behind them.

Daniel Bryan did similar versions of it before in Ring of Honor, but then I started using it last year and now I just have to use it in Japan.”. You can see all of these Making A Finisher videos and articles weeks earlier by subscribing to Fightful Select tier 2 ($10). Despite the popularity of the move, White tells Fightful.com that another wrestling veteran was the inspiration. The Blade Runner is one of those modifications of the reverse STO, and is perhaps best known as Bray Wyatt's "Sister Abigail" in WWE. It was popularized by Chris Kanyon in the 1990s, adopted by Edge, and modified by any number of wrestlers since then. It can be hit out of anywhere as well, so I can surprise them with it.

Their look was from the new wave music scene with black eye paint and spiked hair with a rattail (Borden's bleached blonde and Hellwig's dyed black). That would have been back last year at some point, was when I first hit it. Previous editions of Making A Finisher include: Damien Priest's South Of Heaven Chokeslam, Stevie Ray's Slapjack, Harlem Heat's Harlem Hangover, Justin Credible's That's Incredible Tombstone. Not all moves have stuck around for White. Deadline.com is reporting that Dave Bautista has signed to play the leading star in the upcoming Netflix movie Army of the Dead, a $70 million-budget zombie heist film that Zack Snyder will direct.

Despite the popularity of the move, White tells Fightful.com that another wrestling veteran was the inspiration.

"That became my finish in Ring of Honor when I first got there. Neither of us ever said anything like that to each other, we just both happened to be doing it at the same time, and then we realized that both guys did it.”. Obviously Low-Ki did the Ki Krusher, and we just chucked ‘Kiwi Krusher.’ I just make it slightly different, I grab a different leg to him -- I almost do it a little bit dead lift style, you know.

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Ideally a typical face bump is ideal, but given the trajectory, velocity and weight involved, many often end up taking a face plant. But that was nothing to do with WWE guys, it was adapted and given to me by Alex Shelley," White said. "I'm sure it'd be difficult on bigger guys, but it's not like I have to lift their whole weight over my head or anything like that.

He was my first match in New Japan, we worked together, trained together in the dojo and stuff, so yeah.

Hellwig and Borden started a 2-person team in 1985after PUSA disbanded, retaining the Flash/Justice monikers. Match Ratings For 10/19/20 WWE Raw From Sean Ross Sapp.

"Yeah, it makes sense, I guess that's why he used it as well," White said. Something that can make or break a pro wrestler, often the coolest looking moves don't click, while something as goofy as "The People's Elbow" becomes iconic.

I lived with Alex Shelley for the better part of a year. That was how the play on the name came about.

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