OWW Daily News & Notes for 12/02

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[ClickWrestle Download of the Day] Allison Danger vs. Cindy Rogers.

[Birthdays & Anniversaries] Today in Memoriam: Big Daddy (67, 1997). .. [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]

[WWE Event] WWE has canceled the Smackdown taping in Lafayette, Louisiana on January 6th, 2009. The live Monday Night Raw broadcast on June 8th, 2009 will be held in Lafayette.. [reported by Devin Cutting]

[Misc News] Much More Music in Canada will be airing Hulk Hogan’s Celebrity Championship Wrestling every Sunday at 8 PM & 11 PM beginning December 14th, 2008. There will be additional replays throughout the week.. [reported by Devin Cutting]

[Book News] The latest book release from ECW Press (www.ECWPress.com) is called “World Wrestling Insanity presents… Shoot First Ask Questions Later” and was written by our good friend James Guttman from the great www.WorldWrestlingInsanity.com website. Check it out at www.ECWpress.com or www.Amazon.com

[DVD News] Big Vision Entertainment presents “OMEGA: Uncommon Passion” a 2-disc DVD about the famous OMEGA promotion in North Carolina run by Matt and Jeff Hardy, along with future stars such as Shannon Moore and Shane Helms. From dream to reality, the birth of a new generation of wrestling stars. Check out the extensive list of wrestling DVD’s at www.bvdvd.com

[Indy Event] Lance Cade will be appearing at the Texas Wrestling Entertainment event in San Antonio, Texas on December 7th, 2008. Go to http://texaswrestlingentertainment.com for info about TWE.. [reported by Devin Cutting]

[Canadian Event] December 13th, at Assumption High School in Windsor Ontario Canada, Border City Wrestling presents it’s “15th Anniversary Bash” featuring former WWF and WCW World Champion, Detroit’s own, Kevin Nash and current TNA superstars and former Can-Am Wrestling School graduates, “Maple Leaf Muscle” Petey Williams and the Motor City Machine Guns (Alex Shelley and Chris Sabin). Also, current and former BCW superstars will all make appearances on this special night. For more information, go to www.bordercitywrestling.com

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[Website] Our friend Bret Schwan from the Wrestling Clothesline website has let us know that he has posted his popular and controversial Annual Top 50 Independent Women Wrestler list – to check out who made the cut, go to http://wrestlingclothesline.com/Top50Women2008.htm

[Misc News] Marvin Ward and David Hebner have become business partners opening Ward Hebner Entertainment, a new wrestling company and booking agency out of Virginia. Marvin Ward and David Hebner have stellar backgrounds in the professional wrestling industry. Both men share the same passion for wanting to give fans an alternative to the current product being shown on network TV. Any talent needing serious professional representation without the worries of their pay or travel plans; email Marvin or Dave by going to the official website at www.ward-hebner.com

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