5+ Star Matches

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  1. D.R.H.

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    DIY vs Revival 1.
     
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    Bret Hart vs. HBK 1. Their styles work very well together.
     
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    Nakamura & Ibushi from WK9.

    Taker vs Jeff Hardy from Raw for the title.
     
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    Any Flair-Steamboat from 1989.

    Pretty much any 1989 NWA was solid.
     
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    Dusty Rhodes Where muh thweet THAFFIRE?

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    Bret vs Owen - WM 10

    Razor vs HBK - WM 10

    Mike Awesome vs Masato Tanaka - One Night Stand 2005

    Austin vs Rock - WM 15

    HBK vs Jericho - WM 19

    Macho Man vs DDP - Spring Stampede 97

    Jerry Lynn vs RVD (Any of them)
     
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    Papa Shango vs. The Repo Man
     
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    WrestleMania 3- Ricky Steamboat vs Randy Savage
    SummerSlam 1991- Bret Hart vs Mr. Perfect
    WrestleMania 10- Shawn Michaels vs Razor Ramon
    WrestleMania 13- Bret Hart vs Stone Cold
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    Death Impressive. Most impressive.

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    Canadian Stampede - 5 on 5 match.
    Bret v. bulldog SS 92...Bulldog was coked the fuck up.
    Undertaker v. hhh, end of an Era.
    Undertaker v. Mankind, KOTR 98
    HBK/HHH( really any match during their feud...Summerslam 02, 3 stages of hell, royal rumble, bad blood, wm20 w/Benoit)
    Brock/Rollins/Cena
    Cena/AJ I & II

    Will add to this list when I think of more.
     
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    Lol at anyone who takes Meltzers rating system as gospel. Guy is a mark and compromised at best.
     
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    Ill never forget Jeff climbing that ladder, hearing JR screaming "Climb the ladder kid, make yourself famous!", and thinking to myself "holy shit, are they gonna put the strap on him?". Awesome match.
     
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    Yeah...that was a great example of what makes a match great. Even though we all knew beyond a shadow of a doubt there was no way in hell Jeff was beating Taker...when he was on that ladder we all believed Jeff was going to be champ. When they can suck you in even when you know better...that's some good friggin work.
     
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    Yep. Totally sucked in during that match.

    It's been over a decade since I watched matches live and that one still sticks out as one where you forget reality and enjoy the ride.

    That makes a match 5 star to me. It's not the level of technique but the level of emotion invoked.
     
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    That match already got 5 stars. Or do you mean it should be 6 stars?
     
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    I mean I consider it one of the ones that deserve 5 stars unlike many of the other ones that do.
     
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    Jericho vs Hbk , No mercy 2008. Nakamura vs Zayn , Takeover Dallas
     
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    This match deserves six stars.

     
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    Meltzer should stick to scooping everyone and not this BS.
     
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