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#1 Posted on 10.9.05 1751.29
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hi english lad here and a big burchill fan i'm happy to see him on the WWE just like to know what USA fans think of him so far.
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#2 Posted on 10.9.05 1806.52
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I thought he was very good indeed. A classic English heel with the perfect accent. I was hoping he would say something like 'Look, you idiots, we settled this country but decided to leave it because America is a piece of shit!', but he didn't

He's a very good foil for Regal.
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#3 Posted on 10.9.05 1811.30
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yeah i hope he gets to do some more of his moves it would be good if they let him do the C4 which is a backflip rockbottom.
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#4 Posted on 10.9.05 1858.05
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SmackDown was pre-empted in NYC last night, but I saw him the week before and the grade I'd give him is a resounding "Too soon to say".

I hope, though, that he's smart enough to know that there are about thirty thousand things any wrestler could learn working with Regal (subtleties, facial expressions, how not to cope with a life on the road).

And the C4 is a very pretty move. But who'd take it other than a cruiser?

(edit: Spelling is hard)

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#5 Posted on 10.9.05 2020.55
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I have seen the c4 and honestly I am not impressed with it. It takes more athletic ability from the taker than the initiator. Sure it may look pretty but I don't see WWE fans diggin it to much.

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#6 Posted on 10.9.05 2040.15
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    Originally posted by fmspike121
    hi english lad here and a big burchill fan i'm happy to see him on the WWE just like to know what USA fans think of him so far.
Am I gonna see a thread from you here EVERY two days about him?
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#7 Posted on 10.9.05 2258.13
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Fun fact: His match was on wwe.com this week. Just watched, and I like what I see. Probably for the best he isn't busting out C4's left and right, both because of unrealistic expectations and just not fitting with his character.
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#8 Posted on 11.9.05 1236.24
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    Originally posted by drjayphd
    Fun fact: His match was on wwe.com this week. Just watched, and I like what I see. Probably for the best he isn't busting out C4's left and right, both because of unrealistic expectations and just not fitting with his character.


Yeah, the match wasn't bad. I like the shoulder breaker/armbar combo as a finisher.
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#9 Posted on 11.9.05 1432.05
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From what I've seen of him even before his debut he could be in the mix in years to come. I doesn't look all that unique but he is in good shape. If injuries don't bog him down he could be just what the WWE could use.
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#10 Posted on 12.9.05 0648.05
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I think he's been great so far even with his toned down offense.

The Shoulder breaker into Fujiwara armbar is a great finisher.

Regal said it best "He is a hooligan".
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#11 Posted on 12.9.05 1956.16
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Burchill is sixteen kinds of awesome. He's got the look, he's got the physique, he can talk. Even if he DIDN'T have wrestling ability, which he does, he'd still be huge.

Screw the C4 - he's never gonna use it. Judge him for the moves he can show you.
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#12 Posted on 15.9.05 1254.51
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Dark Match
Scotty 2 Hotty vs. Paul Burchill
Scotty 2 Hotty dominated much of the match. He did the worm and before he could chop, Burchill knocked him across the ropes and rolled him up for the pin.
Winner: Burchill

not on this week smackdown so i hope he gets a good match next week where he can hit some other moves.


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#13 Posted on 15.9.05 2132.55
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    Originally posted by fmspike121
    Dark Match
    Scotty 2 Hotty vs. Paul Burchill
    Scotty 2 Hotty dominated much of the match. He did the worm and before he could chop, Burchill knocked him across the ropes and rolled him up for the pin.
    Winner: Burchill

    not on this week smackdown so i hope he gets a good match next week where he can hit some other moves.





Is this a spoiler? If so, it probably wasn't cool to just put it in a random thread.
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#14 Posted on 15.9.05 2142.03
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    Originally posted by sentonBOMB
      Originally posted by fmspike121
      Dark Match
      Scotty 2 Hotty vs. Paul Burchill
      Scotty 2 Hotty dominated much of the match. He did the worm and before he could chop, Burchill knocked him across the ropes and rolled him up for the pin.
      Winner: Burchill

      not on this week smackdown so i hope he gets a good match next week where he can hit some other moves.





    Is this a spoiler? If so, it probably wasn't cool to just put it in a random thread.

If it's just a dark match, what is he spoiling?
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#15 Posted on 15.9.05 2143.53
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    Originally posted by geemoney
      Originally posted by sentonBOMB
        Originally posted by fmspike121
        Dark Match
        Scotty 2 Hotty vs. Paul Burchill
        Scotty 2 Hotty dominated much of the match. He did the worm and before he could chop, Burchill knocked him across the ropes and rolled him up for the pin.
        Winner: Burchill

        not on this week smackdown so i hope he gets a good match next week where he can hit some other moves.





      Is this a spoiler? If so, it probably wasn't cool to just put it in a random thread.

    If it's just a dark match, what is he spoiling?


Sometimes people get confused between "dark matches" and what ends up on Velocity. Just wanted to make sure it wasn't the latter.
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