List of professional wrestling television series

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This is a list of professional wrestling television series.

Territory-era (1950s–1970s)[edit]

Series Country Duration Promotion No. of episodes Ref.
Hollywood Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1947–1955 NWA Hollywood Wrestling
Wrestling from Marigold  United States DuMont: 1949–1955, WGN-TV: 1955–1957 Fred Kohler Enterprises
Le Catch  France RTF/ORTF, Antenne 2, FR3 1951-1987 FFCP
Portland Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1953–1992 Pacific Northwest Wrestling [1][2]
Japan Pro Wrestling Alliance  Japan NET (Japan): 1953–1973 Japan Pro Wrestling Alliance
Saturday Night Wrasslin'  United States Syndicated: 1954–1977 American International Wrestling [3][4][5][6]
Professional Wrestling  United Kingdom ITV: 1955–1976 Joint Promotions
Heavyweight Wrestling  United States DuMont: 1956, Syndicated: 1956–1970 Capitol Wrestling Corporation [7][8]
Stampede Wrestling  Canada Syndicated: 1957–1989, 1999–2000 Stampede Wrestling
All Star Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1958–1979 Big Time Wrestling [9]
Studio Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1959–1972
Wrestling at the Chase  United States Syndicated: 1959–1983 St. Louis Wrestling Club
50th State Big Time Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1962–1979 50th State Big Time Wrestling
Vancouver All-Star Wrestling  Canada Syndicated: 1962–1989 NWA All-Star Wrestling
Titanes en el ring  Argentina Canal 9: 1962–1988
Big Time Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1964–1980 Big Time Wrestling
WWA All-Star Championship Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1964–1989 World Wrestling Association
World Championship Wrestling  Australia Channel 9: 1964–1978 World Championship Wrestling [10][11]
World of Sport (wrestling slot)  United Kingdom ITV: 1965–1985 Joint Promotions
Telecatch  Brazil TV Excelsior: 1967–1980
Big Time Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1971–1979 NWA Big Time Wrestling [12][13]
NWA Georgia Championship Wrestling  United States TBS: 1971–1984 Georgia Championship Wrestling
WWWF Championship Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1972–1979 World Wide Wrestling Federation
All Japan Pro Wrestling  Japan Nippon TV: 1972–2000 All Japan Pro Wrestling
NJPW World Pro-Wrestling  Japan NET: 1973–1977, TV Asahi: 1977–present New Japan Pro-Wrestling
Lucha Libre Internacional  Dominican Republic Canal 9: 1973–1997
WW(W)F All-Star Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1974–1986 World Wrestling Federation
Best of Championship Wrestling  United States TBS: 1973–1987 Georgia Championship Wrestling
Jim Crockett Promotions
On the Mat  New Zealand TV2: 1975–1984 NWA New Zealand
Superstars of Wrestling  Canada Syndicated: 1975–1984 Canadian-American Wrestling Association
World Wide Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1975–2001 Jim Crockett Promotions
CWA Championship Wrestling  United States WMC-TV: 1977–1989 Continental Wrestling Association
International Championship Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1977-1979 International Championship Wrestling
Mid-South Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1979–1986, TBS: 1985 Mid-South Wrestling
World Class Championship Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1982–1989 World Class Championship Wrestling [12][14][15][16]
Championship Wrestling from Florida (CWF)  United States Syndicated: 1949–1987 CWF, NWA Florida

1980s wrestling boom[edit]

Series Country Duration Promotion No. of episodes Ref.
WWF All American Wrestling  United States USA Network: 1983–1994 World Wrestling Federation
WWF on TBS  United States TBS: 1984–1985 World Wrestling Federation
WWF Wrestling Spotlight  United States Syndicated: 1984–1995 World Wrestling Federation
International Championship Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1984–1995 International World Class Championship Wrestling
Reslo  United Kingdom S4C: 1982–1995 BWF
Professional Wrestling  United Kingdom ITV: 1985–1988 Joint Promotions, All Star Wrestling, World Wrestling Federation
Satellite Wrestling Challenge  United Kingdom Screensport: 1985–1986 All Star Wrestling
WWF Tuesday Night Titans  United States USA Network: 1984–1986 World Wrestling Federation 103
Saturday Night's Main Event  United States NBC: 1985–1991, 2006–2008 FOX: 1992 World Wrestling Federation 36
WWF Prime Time Wrestling  United States USA Network: 1985–1993 World Wrestling Federation 417
WWF Wrestling Challenge  United States Syndicated: 1986–1995 World Wrestling Federation
AWA Championship Wrestling  United States ESPN: 1985–1990 American Wrestling Association
WWF Superstars of Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1986–1996, USA Network: 1996–2000, TNN: 2000–2001 World Wrestling Federation
Universal Wrestling Federation  United States Syndicated: 1986–1987 Universal Wrestling Federation (Bill Watts)
GLOW: Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1986–1990, 2001 Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling
WWC Superestrellas de la Lucha Libre  Puerto Rico WAPA-TV: 1980's-present World Wrestling Council
Superstars of Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1986–1992
WCW Pro  United States Syndicated: 1986–1998, TBS: 1994–1998 World Championship Wrestling
Southern Championship Wrestling from Georgia  United States Syndicated: 1988–1990 Southern Championship Wrestling
EWF Wrestling aka New Catch  France Eurosport: 1988–1992 European Wrestling Federation
WWF The Main Event  United States NBC: 1988–1991 World Wrestling Federation 5 specials
WCW Clash of the Champions  United States TBS: 1988–1997 World Championship Wrestling 35 specials
WCW Main Event  United States TBS: 1988–1998 World Championship Wrestling
WCW Power Hour  United States TBS: 1989–1994 World Championship Wrestling 301
Legends of World Class Championship Wrestling  United States ESPN: 1988–1989 World Class Championship Wrestling
Legends of United States Wrestling Association  United States ESPN: 1990–1991 United States Wrestling Association
USWA Championship Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1989–1996 United States Wrestling Association
UWF Fury Hour  United States SportsChannel America: 1990–1991, Prime Ticket: 1992, ESPN2: 1995 Universal Wrestling Federation (Herb Abrams) 69
The Main Event  New Zealand TV3: 1990 NWA New Zealand

1990s wrestling boom[edit]

Series Country Duration Promotion No. of episodes Ref.
Wrestling  United Kingdom Grampian/STV 1990, 1993 Joint Promotions (Relwyskow) 4 specials
GWF Major League Wrestling  United States ESPN: 1991–1994 Global Wrestling Federation [17]
WCW Saturday Night  United States TBS: 1991–2000 World Championship Wrestling
Smoky Mountain Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1992–1995 Smoky Mountain Wrestling
CMLL On Televisa  Mexico Televisa Deportes: 1991–present Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre
CMLL Guadalajara TV  Mexico Syndicated: 1992–2013 Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre
AAA Sin Limite  Mexico Televisa Deportes: 1992–2019 Asistencia Asesoría y Administración
ECW Hardcore TV  United States Syndicated: 1993–2000 Extreme Championship Wrestling 401
WWE Raw  United States USA Network: 1993–2000, 2005–present, TNN/Spike TV: 2000–2005 World Wrestling Federation
(Raw from 2002)
1613 (as of 22 April 2024)
WWF Mania  United States USA Network: 1993–1996 World Wrestling Federation
WWF Action Zone  United States Syndicated: 1994–1996 World Wrestling Federation
WWF Sunday Night Slam  United States USA Network: 1994–1995, Prevue Channel: 1995 World Wrestling Federation 3 specials
WCW Monday Nitro  United States TNT: 1995–2001 World Championship Wrestling 288
AWF Warriors of Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 1995–1996 American Wrestling Federation
NWC Slammin' TV  United States Syndicated: 1995 National Wrestling Conference 15
WCW Prime  United States Prime Sports Network: 1995–1997 World Championship Wrestling
WWF Free for All  United States Pay-Per-View: 1996– World Wrestling Federation
Big Japan Pro Wrestling  Japan Samurai TV: 1996–present Big Japan Pro Wrestling
WWF LiveWire  United States USA Network: 1996–2000, TNN: 2000–2001 World Wrestling Federation
Promo Azteca TV  Mexico Azteca TV: 1996–1998 Promo Azteca
WWF Friday Night's Main Event  United States USA Network: 1997 World Wrestling Federation 2 specials
WWF Shotgun Saturday Night  United States Syndicated: 1997–1999 World Wrestling Federation 62
OVW TV  United States Syndicated: 1997–present Ohio Valley Wrestling
WWE Heat  United States USA Network: 1998–2000, MTV: 2000–2003, TNN/Spike TV: 2003–2005, Webcast: 2005–2008 World Wrestling Federation
(Raw from 2002)
513
WWF Super Astros  United States Univision: 1998–1999 World Wrestling Federation 42
WCW Thunder  United States TBS: 1998–2001 World Championship Wrestling 156
ECW on TNN  United States TNN: 1999–2000 Extreme Championship Wrestling 59
WWF Jakked/Metal  United States Syndicated: 1999–2002 World Wrestling Federation 193
UWA Wrestling Rampage  United Kingdom L!VE TV: 1999 Ultimate Wrestling Alliance 21 [18]

Modern-era (2002–present)[edit]

Series Country Duration Promotion No. of episodes Ref.
WWE SmackDown  United States UPN: 1999–2006, The CW: 2006–2008, MyNetworkTV: 2008–2010, Syfy: 2010–2016, USA Network: 2016–2019, FOX: 2019–present, FS1: 2019–present World Wrestling Entertainment
(SmackDown from 2002)
1288 (as of 26 April 2024)
Ultimate Pro Wrestling  United States KDOC-TV: 1999–2002 Ultimate Pro Wrestling
IWA Zona Caliente  Puerto Rico Canal 2: 2000–2008 IWA Puerto Rico
Transatlantic Wrestling Challenge  United Kingdom Meridian, ITV2: 2000 NWA UK Hammerlock 6
WXO Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 2000 The WXO 3 [19][20]
Women of Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 2000–2001, KVCW: 2012–2018, AXS TV: 2019–2020, Pluto TV: 2022-
Urban Wrestling Alliance  United States Syndicated: 2000–2001 Urban Wrestling Alliance 8 [21]
PCW Full Throttle  United States Syndicated: 2000–2009 Professional Championship Wrestling
NOAH Power Hour  Japan Nippon TV: 2000–2020 Pro Wrestling Noah
IWA Impacto Total  Puerto Rico Telemundo: 2000–2010 IWA Puerto Rico
FWA TV  United Kingdom Portsmouth TV: 2001, The Wrestling Channel: 2004–2005 Frontier Wrestling Alliance
XPW TV  United States Syndicated: 2000–2003 Xtreme Pro Wrestling 134
CZW Fake You TV  United States WGTW-TV: 2001–2006 Combat Zone Wrestling
Pro Wrestling Zero1  Japan Samurai TV: 2001–present Pro Wrestling Zero1
WWE Tough Enough  United States MTV: 2001–2003, UPN: 2004, USA Network: 2011, 2015 World Wrestling Entertainment 68
MCW Rage TV  United States Syndicated: 2002 Maryland Championship Wrestling 10?
WWE Excess  United States TNN: 2001–2002 World Wrestling Entertainment 37
WWE Bottom Line  United States Syndicated: 2002–present World Wrestling Entertainment 1023 (as of 30 December 2021)
TNA Xplosion  United States Various: 2002–2021, TNA+: 2024–present TNA Wrestling 856 [22]
WWE Confidential  United States Spike TV: 2002–2004 World Wrestling Entertainment 83
Johnny Vaughan's World of Sport  United Kingdom BBC3 2003
(revival of above World Of Sport show, included wrestling slot as per original)
Premier Promotions
WWE Afterburn  United States Syndicated: 2002–present World Wrestling Entertainment 1023 (as of 30 December 2021)
WWE Velocity  United States Spike TV: 2002–2005, Webcast: 2005–2006 World Wrestling Entertainment
(SmackDown)
204
WWE Tribute to the Troops  United States UPN: 2003–2004, USA Network: 2005–present, NBC: 2008–2014, Fox: 2020-present World Wrestling Entertainment
(Raw and SmackDown)
20 (as of 13 July 2023
MLW Underground TV  United States Syndicated: 2003–2004 Major League Wrestling [23][24]
WWE Diva Search  United States Spike: 2004–2005, USA Network: 2006, UPN: 2006, WWE.com: 2007 World Wrestling Entertainment 6
WWP Thunderstrike  South Africa SABC 2: 2004–2009 World Wrestling Professionals 100 [25]
AWF on E Slam Series  South Africa e.tv: 2004 Africa Wrestling Alliance
IWRG on TVC Deportes  Mexico TVC Deportes: 2004–2013 International Wrestling Revolution Group
Dragon Gate  Japan Gaora TV: 2004–present Dragon Gate
WWE Experience  United States Spike and syndication World Wrestling Entertainment
TNA Impact!  United States Fox Sports Net: 2004–2005, TNAwrestling.com: 2005, Urban America Television: 2005, Spike: 2005–2014, Destination America: 2015, Pop: 2016–2019, Pursuit Channel: 2019, Twitch: 2019–2021, AXS TV: 2019–present TNA Wrestling 989 (as of 13 July 2023)
NWE Destiny  Italy LA7 Sport: 2005–2006 Nu-Wrestling Evolution
AWE/WFX Overload  Canada Fight Network: 2006, America One: 2010 Action Wrestling Entertainment
Wrestling Fan Xperience
CMLL Guerreros del Ring  Mexico 52MX: 2006–present Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre
IWF Wrestling  Russia Semyorka: 2006–2010 Independent Wrestling Federation
IWW Whiplash TV  Ireland The Wrestling Channel: 2006–2008 Irish Whip Wrestling
WWE ECW  United States Syfy: 2006–2010 ECW (WWE brand) 193
Real Quality Wrestling  United Kingdom The Wrestling Channel: 2006–2009 Real Quality Wrestling
100% Lucha  Argentina Telefe: 2006–2008
Wrestling Society X  United States MTV: 2007 Big Vision Entertainment 10
IPW Ignition  New Zealand Alt TV: 2007–2011 Impact Pro Wrestling
LDN Wrestling Capital TV  United Kingdom The Wrestling Channel: 2007–2008 LDN Wrestling
Wrestling Reality  Canada Fight Network: 2007
Dramatic Dream Team  Japan Samurai TV: 2007–present Dramatic Dream Team
TNA Today  United States Webcast: 2007–2012 Total Nonstop Action Wrestling
CMLL On CadenaTres  Mexico Cadenatres: 2007–2015 Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre
Tercera Caida  Mexico TVC Deportes: 2007–2012 TVC Deportes
Todos x el Todos  Mexico TVC Deportes: 2007–2012 TVC Deportes
PDM on TVC Deportes  Mexico TVC Deportes: 2009–2012 Los Perros del Mal
WWE Vintage  United States Various: 2008–present World Wrestling Entertainment 467 (as of 11 May 2017)
Hulk Hogan's Celebrity Championship Wrestling  United States CMT: 2008 8
IWA Pro Wrestling  Australia Aurora: 2008–2009 International Wrestling Australia
100% De Dana Dan  India Colors: 2009 World Wrestling Professionals 26
EPW Monday Night Wrestling  Australia Access 31: 2008–2010 Explosive Pro Wrestling
NZWPW Invasion  New Zealand Triangle TV: 2008–2009 New Zealand Wide Pro Wrestling
Off the Ropes  New Zealand Prime TV: 2009–2010 Kiwi Pro Wrestling 12
Ring of Honor Wrestling  United States HDNet: 2009–2011, Sinclair stations: 2011–2022 Ring of Honor 653 (as of 13 July 2023)
AAA Lucha Libre Premier  Mexico Fox Sports: 2009–2010 Asistencia Asesoría y Administración
Kardinal Sinners  Canada Rush HD: 2009–2010 [26]
PDM on TVC Deportes  Mexico TVC Deportes: 2009–2012 Los Perros del Mal
WWE Superstars  United States WGN America: 2009–2011, WWE.com: 2011–2012, Hulu Plus: 2012–2016, WWE Network: 2014–2016 World Wrestling Entertainment 398
This is AWF Wrestling  Australia Foxtel: 2010–2011 Australasian Wrestling Federation
CMLL Puebla  Mexico TVC Deportes: 2008–present Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre
Lucha Azteca (CMLL)  Mexico Azteca 7: 2009–2018 Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre
DWE Zona de Impacto  Dominican Republic Canal 9: 2010–present Dominican Wrestling Entertainment
DTU TV  Mexico TVC Deportes: 2010–2014 Desastre Total Ultraviolento
Lucha Libre USA: Masked Warriors  United States MTV2: 2010–2012 Lucha Libre USA 20
WWE NXT  United States Syfy: 2010, WWE.com: 2010–2012, WWE Network: 2014–2019, USA Network: 2019–present World Wrestling Entertainment
(NXT)
790 (as of 23 April 2024)
Championship Wrestling from Hollywood  United States KDOC-TV: 2010–present, MAVTV: 2013–present, Youtoo America: 2015–present, Z Living: 2019–present Championship Wrestling from Hollywood 461 (as of 28 March 2020)
TNA Reaction  United States Spike: 2010 Total Nonstop Action Wrestling 23
Mana Mamau  New Zealand Māori Television: 2011–2012 Impact Pro Wrestling 40
World of Hurt  Canada Trace: 2011–2012 Storm Wrestling Academy 16 [27]
CMLL on Fox Sports  Mexico Fox Sports: 2011–2015 Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre
UK Wrestling Mayhem  United Kingdom My Channel: 2011–2012 UK Wrestling 46
Turkish Power Wrestling  Turkey UZMANTV: 2011–2012 Turkish Power Wrestling
WWE Saturday Morning Slam  United States The CW: 2012–2013 World Wrestling Entertainment 38
AAA Fusion  Mexico TVC Deportes: 2012–2013 Asistencia Asesoría y Administración
Ring Ka King  India Colors: 2012 Ring Ka King 26
IWRG Zona XXI  Mexico Canal 158 Cablevision: 2012–present International Wrestling Revolution Group
WWE Main Event  United States Ion Television: 2012–2014, WWE Network and Peacock: 2014–present, Hulu: 2012–present World Wrestling Entertainment
(Raw and NXT)
555 (as of 13 July 2023)
Top of the World  Canada RDS2: 2013–2014 Top of the World Wrestling [28]
EPW Overload  Italy GXT: 2013–2014 European Pro Wrestling
TNA British Boot Camp  United Kingdom Challenge: 2013–2014 Total Nonstop Action Wrestling 14
Wrestle-1  Japan Gaora TV: 2013–2020 Wrestle-1
Victory Wrestling Showcase  Canada Rogers TV: 2013–present Victory Commonwealth Wrestling
WWL Campeones del Ring  Puerto Rico WSTE-DT: 2013–2014 World Wrestling League
WWE Beyond the Ring  United States WWE Network: 2014 World Wrestling Entertainment 28
WWE Legends' House  United States WWE Network: 2014 World Wrestling Entertainment 10
WWE Slam City  United States WWE Network: 2014, Nicktoons: 2014 World Wrestling Entertainment 26
Reality of Wrestling  United States Syndicated: 2014–present Reality of Wrestling
West Coast Wrestling Connection  United States KPDX: 2014–present West Coast Wrestling Connection 40 (as of 1 March 2015)
Wrestling Retribution Project  United States Justin.tv: 2014
AAW Pro Wrestling  United States MaddyGTV: 2014–2015 All American Wrestling 32
WAW Epic Encounters  United Kingdom My Channel: 2014–2015 World Association of Wrestling 20
Lucha Underground  United States El Rey Network: 2014–2018 Lucha Underground 127
Paragon Pro Wrestling  United States Pop: 2015 Paragon Pro Wrestling
ICW Fight Club  United Kingdom My Channel: 2011–2012, Nuvolari: 2016–2017 Insane Championship Wrestling
Lucha Azteca (Elite)  Mexico Azteca 7: 2014–2018 Lucha Libre Elite
CMLL on Claro Sports  Mexico Claro Sports: 2015–present Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre
EWF on Sirk TV  United States SirkTV: 2016–present Empire Wrestling Federation
World of Sport Wrestling  United Kingdom ITV: 2016, 2018 World of Sport Wrestling 11 + unscreened pilot
WAW Wrestling  United Kingdom Mustard TV: 2016–present World Association of Wrestling
WWE 205 Live  United States WWE Network and Peacock: 2016–2022 World Wrestling Entertainment
(Raw, 205 Live and NXT)
270
WWE Wal3ooha  United Arab Emirates OSN Sports: 2017–present World Wrestling Entertainment 7 (as of 15 June 2017)
NWA Ten Pounds of Gold  United States YouTube: 2017 National Wrestling Alliance
CMLL on InterneTV  Mexico InterneTV: 2017–present Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre
MLW Fusion  United States beIN Sports USA: 2018–2020, YouTube: 2020–2023 Major League Wrestling 194 (As of 14 December 2023) [29]
WWE Mixed Match Challenge  United States Facebook Watch / WWE Network: 2018 World Wrestling Entertainment 25
Ring Warriors  United States WGN America: 2018 Ring Warriors 13
WWE NXT UK  United Kingdom WWE Network and Peacock: 2018–2022, BT Sport: 2020–2022, Paramount Network: 2020–2022, Channel 5: 2020–2022 World Wrestling Entertainment
NXT UK)
215
Lucha Azteca (AAA)  Mexico Azteca 7: 2019–present Asistencia Asesoría y Administración
CMLL on Marca  Mexico Marca: 2019–present Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre
CMLL on Ticketmaster Live  Mexico Ticketmaster Live: 2019–present Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre
AEW Dynamite  United States TNT: 2019–2021, TBS: 2022–present All Elite Wrestling 238 (as of 24 April 2024)
NWA Powerrr  United States YouTube: 2019–2020; 2022–2023, FITE TV: 2021–2022, The CW: 2024–present National Wrestling Alliance 138 (as of 19 December 2023)
AEW Dark  United States YouTube: 2019–2023 All Elite Wrestling 193
NJPW Strong  Japan
 United States
NJPW World: 2020–2023 New Japan Pro-Wrestling 126 [30]
NWA Shockwave  United States YouTube: 2020–present National Wrestling Alliance
AEW Dark: Elevation  United States YouTube: 2021–2023 All Elite Wrestling 112
Before the Impact  United States AXS TV: 2021–2022, Impact Plus: 2022–2023 Impact Wrestling 141
AEW Rampage  United States TNT: 2021–present All Elite Wrestling 142 (as of 27 April 2024)
WWE NXT Level Up  United States Peacock: 2022–present WWE
(NXT)
113 (as of 26 April 2024)
AEW Collision  United States TNT: 2023–present All Elite Wrestling 43 (as of 27 April 2024)
WWE Speed  United States X: 2024–present WWE 5 (as of 24 April 2024)

International Broadcasters[edit]

Series Country Duration No. of episodes
NJPW World Pro Wrestling Japan Japan
United States United States
AXS TV: 2014–2019, 2020–present
Roku Channel: 2020–present
Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre Mexico Mexico
United States United States
LATV: 2007–present

See also[edit]

References[edit]

General
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