OWW Daily News & Notes for 7/8

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[Birthdays & Anniversaries] to Luke Hawx celebrated his 27th birthday today. .. [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]

[Downloads] ClickWrestle.com has extended its 4th of July sale for another week. Take advantage of this huge offer by going to www.ClickWrestle.com immediately and downloading full length matches of your favorite pro-wrestlers. To get the access code, go to http://www.clickwrestle.com/content/happy-4th-july-clickwrestle

[ClickWrestle Download of the Day] Cheerleader Melissa’s Greatest Matches.

[ClickWrestle Download of the Day] Cheerleader Melissa’s Personal Favorites.

[ROH Events] -Ring Of Honor is entering two new major markets. The 7/25 Toronto debut event is already a huge success as almost 10 rows of ringside seats have been sold. November 7th will see ROH debut in Montreal. Tickets go on sale this Tuesday at 11am at ROHwrestling.com. ROH will have an important second show in Manassas, VA on 8/1. ROH will debut in Coral Springs, FL on 10/10 and return to Orlando 10/11. This is only ROH’s second trip to Florida.

[FIP News] FIP World Heavyweight Champion Roderick Strong vs. Erick Stevens is a top candidate for feud of the year. While the feud might be over in ROH, it will continue in FIP on July 19th in Crystal River, FL (go to www.FullImpactPro.com for building & tix info). This won’t be just any match though. July 19th will see Roderick Strong vs. Erick Stevens for the FIP World Heavyweight Title in a Dog Collar Match!!! You can only see the Strong vs. Stevens feud in FIP now.

[FIP DVD] FIP’s Third Anniversary Show is now out on DVD at www.ROHwrestling.com and ready for immediate delivery. See the stars of Dragon Gate in FIP with a dream tag team bout as BxB Hulk & Yamato take on Roderick Strong & Jay Briscoe. Black Market & Heartbreak Express become unlikely allies as they battle The YRR plus a loaded undercard including: Erick Stevens defends the FIP Florida Heritage Title vs. Jack Evans; Delirious vs. Larry Sweeney; Necro Butcher vs. Gran Akuma; Sara Del Rey vs. Lacey vs. Daizee Haze; Kenny King vs. Seth Delay; Jason Blade vs. Jigsaw plus more!!! Check out this DVD now at www.ROHwrestling.com.

[SHIMMER] You can check out this weekend’s SHIMMER results here. Also, Ryan Byers of 411mania.com posted a more detailed recap of the entire taping at http://www.411mania.com/wrestling/news/79595

[SHIMMER] Pro Wrestling Digest has posted Darryl Gillikin’s photos from Saturday’s SHIMMER taping on their site. You can vew them at the following locations… Volume 19 and Volume 20.

[SHIMMER] You can view several posed photo previews from Gilda Pasquil in the Official 7/5 Results & Discussion Thread at The SHIMMER Forum..

[DVD News] Starting TODAY, 3KWrestling t-shirts and DVD’s will be available right here at www.3KWrestling.com

[Injury Update] “For most people the healing process would be 3 to 6 months however the Doctor said “since Mickie is in such great shape” (so much for people knocking her), that the process would take half as long for her, before she’ll be back and ready to go. I was told TNA official Terry Taylor was in frequent contact with Mickie and her family throughout the last twenty four hours and assured them he would help keep things on the up with her and TNA and within the hour she received the news that they will welcome her back as soon as she is ready” Further Update…. Just a note, to dispel, a common bit of misinformation, Mickie already signed a contract with TNA and they are not dropping her… [reported by Billy Gram of Wrestling-Radio.com]

[Indy News] From the Funking Conservatory’s !BANG! TV Taping, Cowboy James Storm goes on a rampage, calling Dory Funk Jr. a “Stupid Old Geezer and Funking Conservatory U. S. Champion, Johnny Magnum a “Piece of Crap.” Storm goes on to say Dory Funk Jr. looks like a clown in his red white and blue wrestling shoes. Storm challenges Funk to a match with no referee. Funk’s response, “James Storm, Get your ass in this ring. It is all on !BANG! TV at http://www.dory-funk.com

[Indy Event] Brew City Wrestling, sanctioned the AWA, returns to the BCW Arena inside the AMF Entertainment Center, 901 Northview Rd in Waukesha, WI. on Friday July 18. Bell time is 7:30pm, doors open at 6:30pm and tickets are $15. For more info on the BCW show, go to the website at www.brewcitywrestling1.com

[Indy Event] Victory Pro Wrestling Returns to Long Island (Centereach), New York at teh V.F.W. Post 4927 on July 11, 2008 – For more info call 631-357-1810 or email info@victoryprowrestling.com

[Canadian Events] Buff Bagwell and Steve Corino will be appearing at three Pure Wrestling Association events in August. The dates and locations are: August 15th at Elements Night Club in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada – August 16th at the LLW Fight Factory in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada – and August 17th at Hardball Cafe in Milton, Ontario, Canada.. [reported by Devin Cutting]

[UK News] Wherever you go on the UK scene El Ligero seems to be appearing. You can read an interview with one of the most popular guys on the UK circuit by going to www.piledriver-online.co.uk/ccount/click.php?id=17

[Uk News] UK company GPW have just celebrated their fifth anniversary, you can read a six-page interview with current owner Richard Noble looking back at the history of the company by going to www.piledriver-online.co.uk/ccount/click.php?id=17

[Indy TV] Pro Wrestling Ohio airs the most action-packed sixty minutes in wrestling on the official television home of the Cleveland Indians, Sports Time Ohio! PWO provides a steady stream of action with new episodes premiering bi-weekly, and several rebroadcasts scheduled in the interim so fans have multiple chances to catch PWO TV. Sports Time Ohio is available in over 4 million homes on cable television throughout Ohio and into parts of Western Pennsylvania. Sports Time Ohio is also available NATIONWIDE to satellite dish subscribers of both DirecTV and Dish Network. If you are a dish subscriber and do not have Sports Time Ohio on your line-up and want to be part of the PWO experience, call your satellite provider today and request Sports Time Ohio be added to your line-up, as STO may only be available on select satellite sports packages depending on your location in the United States. For more information on PWO TV’s availability, visit www.pwowrestling.com or www.myspace.com/prowrestlingohio

[Training] 3KWrestling Fighting Athletes is pleased to announce that we will hold a special seminar on Friday afternoon, July 11 featuring the former ECW World heavyweight champion JERRY LYNN! Cost of the seminar is only $25 prepaid via PayPal until Thursday at 11:59 EST at ProWrestling3K@Yahoo.com. The price of the seminar the day of is $32.50 payable by cash, credit card, or check (made payable to Pro-Wrestling 3000).

[Donations] If you are interested in donating to the Dan Gable Wrestling Institute Hall of Fame & Museum recovery fund you can go to http://www.wrestlingmuseum.org/donateforrecovery.htm

[Book Signing] Tito Santana will be signing books in Ridgewood, New Jersey at Bookends Bookstore on July 22, 2008 from 4-7pm at the bookstore alongside UFC Champion Randy Couture. People can come and get both books signed at the same time. Couture won’t begin signing until 6 and ends at 8pm.

[OWW Support] If anybody out there has been wondering how they can help keep Online World of Wrestling alive through some kind of donation, we have a pay pal account set up under the email address vns_oww@yahoo.com. For more information click our Donations page. Another easy way to support OWW is to simply click the Ad banners once in a while. Every banner destination is safe, as it is monitored by the Google Adsense system so you don’t have to worry about being taken to malicious websites. Please do your part and click the banners! Thank you!!

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