The WrestleTalk Website Team

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Oli Davis

Head of Everything

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Andy Datson


Andy joined WrestleTalk in 2018 as an editor after two years writing for local newspapers. He was soon made Editor-in-Chief, and is arguably the most handsome man at WrestleTalk. You will have also seen him alongside Pete Quinnell on the SmackDown podcast, and as the world’s greatest singer on WrestleTalk’s YouTube.

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Liam Winnard

Website Manager & Editorial Director

Liam is the Website Manager & Editorial Director at and has been on the website team since early 2018. He studied Sports Journalism at Liverpool John Moores University while writing for part-time before joining full-time at the start of 2020. He wishes wrestling was more like darts.
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Luke Owen

Podcast Head Honcho

Do you like podcasts? Luke likes podcasts. Bloody loves them. Spends all his time listening to podcasts. He also presents the WrestleTalk Podcast. Which is nice.
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Head of Features

Tempest is the Head of Features for and a presenter on YouTube. A part of WrestleTalk since 2018, Tempest currently reviews NXT and SmackDown each week alongside Pete Quinnell. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, Tempest was also training to become a pro wrestler. Outside of wrestling, Tempest is part of the inaugural class of Ryerson University’s RTA Sport Media program, having graduated in June 2018.

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Sanchez Taylor

News Writer

Sanchez has been a news reporter at since December 2020. He was previously a feature writer before joining the news team. He has been a fan of wrestling for most of his life, and was a trainee at a wrestling school for a few years.

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Connel Rumsey

Head of Live Reports & News Writer

Connel has been providing live coverage of Raw, SmackDown, Dynamite and pay-per-views for the site since April 2021, as well as the occasional news story. He has dedicated most of his life to watching wrestling. Also a self-proclaimed comedian.
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Adam Blampied

Feature Writer & Presenter

Adam is someone who would like you to believe he likes wrestling, but really he only lives for board games. When he is not writing features for WrestleTalk and partsFUNknown or creating QuizzleMania he is playing board games on No Rolls Barred. Ask him about Cosmic Encounter, he would love that.



Feature Writer

Malcolm is a feature writer and probably the strongest member of the WrestleTalk team. Known on his YouTube channel, MuscleManMalcolm creates a variety of wrestling content including interviews, documentaries, and vlogs. He is an aspiring professional wrestler with his sights set on the National Wrestling Alliance and the NWA World’s Heavyweight Championships. A large personality and a large deadlift, Malcolm brings his hot takes on wrestling from in front of the camera to the website, one Rusev Day at a time.

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Sonal Lad

Feature Writer

Sonal joined WrestleTalk in 2020 after spending hours talking to absolutely nobody about her love for Japanese wrestling. From NJPW, DDT and Tokyo Joshi, her life is consumed with writing about her favourite wrestlers while trying not to show too much bias towards Jay White, TAICHI and Hiroshi Tanahashi.

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John Ellul

Feature Writer

John is a journalist and writer who has been a fan of wrestling for more years than he cares to admit. He specialises in wrestling history and trivia, and contributes features to WrestleTalk’s website and magazine.
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Daniel Schachtmeier

Head of German Efficiency

His name is Daniel Schachtmeier, but you probably know him better as “Mayor of Painsville” DAN. When he’s not busy being his most efficient German self, he works on stats, results and posts the occasional feature on your favourite website.