Many types of matches can be found in professional wrestling. Some of them occur frequently, while others are developed so as to advance a storyline, and thus are contested only once. Some are designed to only be contested once, but end up returning in the wrestlers' future feuds due to the popularity of the match as was the case of Elevation X in TNA. The following is a list of common or otherwise notable match types. Match types in professional wrestling are often either notable due to its frequent use, logistics of setup, or a memorable instance of such a match.
Professional wrestling match types
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Many types of wrestling matches , sometimes called "concept" or " gimmick matches" in the jargon of the business , are performed in professional wrestling. Some of them occur relatively frequently while others are developed so as to advance an angle and such match types are used rarely. Because of professional wrestling's long history over decades, many things have been recycled many match types often being variations of previous match types. These match types can be organized into several loose groups.
Wrestling match types
Ignoring some of the more specific matches, such as Hell in a Cell, here is a look at the 10 best hardcore matches in WWE history. At this time in his career, Foley set out to do one thing — put over younger talent and help make them stars. He did this for Edge at WrestleMania 22 in a hardcore match.
Hardcore wrestling is a form of professional wrestling where disqualifications, count-outs, and all other different rules do not apply. Taking place in usual or unusual environments, hardcore wrestling matches allow the use of numerous items, including ladders, tables, chairs, thumbtacks, barbed wire, light tubes, shovels, baseball bats sometimes wrapped in barbed wire , golf clubs, hammers, ax handles, chains, crowbars, wrenches, tongs, and other improvised weapons used as foreign objects. It then became successful in America with Extreme Championship Wrestling.