22. Jeff Hardy vs Matt Hardy (Extreme Rules, WWE WrestleMania 25)

You say WrestleMania 25, you think of HBK vs The Undertaker. Of course, you may think of the dull as dishwater bout between Randy Orton and HHH. But after the classic between The Heartbreak Kid and The Deadman, everything on the show paled in comparison. I always forget about this brother against brother clash. It had a lengthy build, but unfortunately it should have been much, much better. Probably why I always forget about it…

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Review: WWE Network’s 100 Best Matches To See Before You Die: #1 The Undertaker vs. Shawn Michaels (WWE Wrestlemania 25)

(Here’s the link for the match on the WWE Network: http://network.wwe.com/video/v31305869/?contentId=31305869&contextType=wwe-show&contextId=wrestlemania )

Finally, after two and a half years, I’ve reached #1 on the WWE Network’s 100 Best Matches To See Before You Die List! Yes, reviewing each match was the reason I started this blog in February 2014. Of course, I expanded into film and (occasionally) TV, but one night after seeing the WWE Network’s 100 Best Matches…List I decided to write about them. I probably could have done it in less than two years, even if I’d reviewed one match per week. But hey, life gets in the way sometimes (as does our natural proclivity for laziness…or mine at least!). Unfortunately, earlier this year the WWE Network updated their 100 Best Matches…List, so after I review this one I’ll have to watch the matches added to the 100 Best Matches…List (click here for my blog explaining what happened). Continue reading