OWW Daily News & Notes for 5/10

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[Birthdays & Anniversaries] .. [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]

[Merchandise] Now available at IronSheikOnline.com, a DVD with classic Iron Sheik action from Puerto Rico in the mid-1980′s. If you like blood, violence and the insanity that is the Sheik, check him out in his prime. There’s a special limited time offer to get this DVD along with his legendary Studio Shoot Interview for one low-price if you act quick! http://www.IronSheikOnline.com/ironsheikhome.html

[BLOG] Jim Ross posted his latest blog on http://www.jrsbarbq.com – JR weighs in on a number of subjects such as Torrie Wilson, Gregory Helms, Lashley vs. Lesnar, Mrs. RVD, and Kurt Angle wrestling with injuries.

[ROH News] Ring of Honor “Take No Prisoners” will debut on pay-per-view on May 30th on iN DEMAND, The DISH Network and TVN cable systems.

[Indy Event] International Wrestling Cartel presents Hell Hath No Fury 3 on May 17th, 2008 in Elizabeth, Pennsylvania

[British Indy Events] Varsity Pro Wresting announced three events in Exmouth (5/26), Bournemouth (5/27), and Portsmouth (5/28). For more information check out www.varsityprowrestling.com

[WWE Event] The following wrestlers are being advertised for the WWE Supershow in Abilene, Texas on June 28th, 2008: Chris Jericho, Kane, Jeff Hardy, JBL, MVP, Matt Hardy, Umaga, Chavo Guerrero, Finlay, Mark Henry, John Morrison, and Kofi Kingston – Tickets go on sale May 3rd, 2008… [reported by Devin Cutting]

[WWE Events] WWE will be taping Monday Night Raw, ECW On Sci-Fi & Friday Night Smackdown at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri on Sunday, August 31st, 2008. Tickets go on sale Saturday, July 19th, 2008 at 10 AM.. [reported by Devin Cutting]

[Indy Event] Doc Diamond’s Devastation Wrestling is having 2 shows this month in Pennsauken New, Jersey on 5/17 and 5/31.

[Canadian Indy Event] Ontario All-Pro Wrestling presents … “You Gotta See This” Live Saturday May 24th in Oshawa, Ontario -

[Radio] In Your Head Online (www.inyourheadonline.com) interviewed former WWE United States champion Orlando Jordan – to listen to the interview, click here.

[Radio] This week on William Hatfield’s The Wrestling Hotseat Video Show is our season finale! As fans of the show know, Southern Justice has wreaked havoc, causing several interviews to be cut short due to their interference with NWA BG Commissioner “Slake” Jake Layton, so William Hatfield will have “Slake” Jake on the line, as he decides what to do with Southern Justice and it’s not to be missed!. NWA BG is a regional promotion running shows in Kenutcky and the surrounding tri state area, boasting an incredible roster of up and comers and prowrestling legends like Masked Superstar, The Midnight Express and WWE Hall of Famer, Handsome Jimmy Valiant, as well as, Tradition Chris Draven, Kris King, Chance Prophet & Hillbilly Deluxe.. [courtesy of www.nwabluegrass.com and www.hirepowered.com]

[ClickWrestle] Be sure to check out the improved ClickWrestle.com site – providing full downloadable wrestling matches since 2001. ClickWrestle currently has over 1300 live matches, including exclusive footage from ChickFight and SHIMMER. We’re happy to bring you this major update that includes even more previews, reviews, star ratings and more. New features are being updated daily, so be sure to look around. Let us know your thoughts on the new site by leaving a message in the forums. – Thanks for your continued support. Hope you like the new site! – ClickWrestle the #1 Source for Wrestling Video on Demand – http://www.clickwrestle.com — [reported by ChickFight Sara]

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[Website News] If you check out the Memphis Wrestling History website (www.memphiswrestlinghistory.com), there are links to some “Memphis flashback” articles that Mark James started writing for a website. Also there’s an Ebay link to a classic Memphis Magazine (w/Lawler on the cover) from 1976.