OWW Daily News & Notes for 10/23

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[ClickWrestle Download of the Day] Daizee Haze vs. Sarah Stock.

[Birthdays & Anniversaries] Don and Ron Harris (1961) celebrated their birthday today. .. [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]

[Free Download] The second edition of Fighting Females is online now (FREE!) and is of course totally dedicated to the world of women’s wrestling. Interviews this month are with: Awesome Kong, MsChif, LuFisto, Klondyke Kate, Discord and Kacee Carlisle. There’s all the latest news from women’s wrestling in the UK, USA and Canada, DVD reviews include the new Allison Danger releases and Women Superstars Uncensored and there’s a tribute to Penny Banner who sadly died earlier this year. To read the mag go to: www.piledriver-online.co.uk/ccount/click.php?id=21 .. [reported by Steve Ashfield]

[Obituary] Hawaii promoter Lia Maivia passes away [Article by Greg Oliver for SLAM!]

[TNA News] In a UK Sun story, Jeff Jarrett has responded to comments made by Kurt Angle last month in their paper, as well as some made on air during tapings for Total Nonstop Action’s iMPACT show. Jarrett says Angle is a different person than the one who entered TNA two years ago, “in and out of the ring”, and noted he was disappointed at Angle’s negative comments about the company. On the comments Angle made on iMPACT regarding Jarrett’s late wife, he said the remarks were unplanned, and he confronted Angle afterward, telling him the comments are hurtful to his daughters.. [reported by Rich Tate]

[ROH Event] -ROH makes its Danbury, CT debut this Friday with the return of Homicide and the first Iron Team Match. Tickets at 20-25% off at ROHwrestling.com until Thursday morning. Click here for the full lineup: http://www.rohwrestling.com/news/article.aspx?id=679

[ROH News] -The new ROH Video Wire has been released and this one is all action and hard-hitting stuff. Watch it for FREE at www.ROHvideos.com or on Youtube by clicking here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BfekmhE1fF4

[SHIMMER] What wrestlers who have yet to compete in SHIMMER would you like to see make their way to the promotion? Post your picks, and explain why you think they deserve to be in SHIMMER at the following thread… http://shimmerwomen.proboards50.com/index.cgi?board=shimmer&action=display&thread=2056

[DVD News] Women Superstars Uncensored is having a special October sale on their latest DVD double-shot home releases where you can get all three DVD’s for $42! To learn more about this super hot deal, go to http://www.declarationofindependents.net/doi/pages/wsuoctobersale.html

[BLOG] To read columns with an independent and acclaimed perspective on the business of professional and old school wrestling, click here: http://perspectivesonwrestling.blogspot.com

[Radio] Raven and BWO Nova (aka Simon Dean) were guests on In Your Head Online radio this week. To listen to the show, go to http://www.inyourheadonline.com/viewnews.php?autoid=1749

[Radio] Jonathan Clarke interviews Florida-based Indy Diva “Vyper” at http://www.sendspace.com/file/0w6gpx

[Radio] Kevin Nash appeared on the Free Edition of the Dr. Keith Lipinski Show at WrestlingObserver.com this week, to discuss the huge HD debut tonight live on iMPACT on Spike TV from Las Vegas. Check out the show at www.wrestlingobserver.com, www.f4wonline.com, www.drkeithshow.com!

[Misc News] The Tiger Khan documentary “Fire in the Blood” has its World premier on October 26 at the Pioneer Theatre in New York City’s East Village. For more information, go to www.evanginzburg.com

[Misc News] A new television series currently in pre production and ready to air by spring on Rush HD throughout Canada on Bell Expressview and other cable systems. This series is a behind the scenes look at independant professional wrestlers on tour throughout Canada and abroad. Help spread the word join the facebook group and then invite all your friends! http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=42046806037

[Indy Media] Direct link to this week’s episode of NECW.tv (New England Championship Wrestling): http://www.necw.tv/episodes/NECW_TV_EPISODE_142.wmv.

[Indy Event] The “Killer” Kowalski Memorial Wrestling Show takes place on Sunday, October 26th, 2008 at the Irish-American Club in Malden, Massachusetts. Bell time is 2 PM. All proceeds will benefit the Walter “Killer” Kowalski Memorial Fund. Scheduled to appear are: Kaz, Ox Baker, JJ Dillon, Tito Santana, Nikolai Volkoff, Christopher Nowinski, Idol Stevens, John Walters, and Luis Ortiz…. Go to http://www.superstarprowrestling.com

[Indy Event] The Jerry Lawler tribute show on November 7th, 2008 at the Fairgrounds in Nashville, Tennessee will feature these matches: Jerry Lawler vs. Snitsky (with Jimmy Hart), Brian Christopher vs. TBA, Chase Stevens vs. Idol Stevens… Go to http://lawler35.com for full information!

[UPDATE] Gene Snitsky has been pulled from the Jerry Lawler tribute show, which takes place on November 7th, 2008 at the fairgrounds in Nashville, Tennessee. His replacement will be announced soon. Keep checking http://lawler35.com for updates.

[Indy Event] Jerry Lawler will be appearing at the Xtreme Outlaw Wrestling event in Fulton, Mississippi on November 8th, 2008. Go to http://myspace.com/xowwrestling for info about XOW.. [reported by Devin Cutting]

[Indy Event] The Professional Girl Wrestling Association is proud to present “A Banner Night”, an evening of women’s wrestling action in tribute to the late, great Penny Banner, woman’s wrestling legend and long time PGWA Commissioner. The show takes place on Saturday, November 15 at the SAW Arena in Millersville, Tennessee. Booked to compete is Roxxi Laveaux (Nikki Roxx), Tasha Simone, Tracy Taylor, Mia Martinez, and more…. For further information and developments, visit LadySports.com

[Indy Event] FPWA Pro Wrestling and http://kocosports.com presents: Ring of Horror 5: THE FINAL EVENT on October 25th in Pinellas Park, FL at the Pinellas Park Boys & Girls Club – After 5 years of being in business FPWA will be closing their doors so come out and help them celebrate the past 5 years. More information go to http://fpwawrestling.com

[Canadian Event] Traci Brooks & Christy Hemme will be appearing at the BSE Pro Wrestling events in Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada on December 12th & 13th, 2008. Go to http://bsepro.com for info about BSE Pro Wrestling.. [reported by Devin Cutting]

[Canadian Event] Christopher Daniels and Curry Man will be appearing (separately) at the Prairie Wrestling Alliance event in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on November 28th, 2008. Go to http://pwawrestling.ca for info about the PWA.. [reported by Devin Cutting]

[Canadian Event] Republic Pro Wrestling returns to the CLB Armory in St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada on October 25th, 2008 at 7 PM… Tickets cost $10. Go to http://facebook.com/home.php#/group.php?gid=21082847216 for info about RPW … [reported by Devin Cutting]

[Article] Wrestling’s Italian Stallion (Santino Marella) makes a play for Kiwis’ emotions [reported by Mike Informer]

[Article] WWE(R) SmackDown(R) Vs. Raw(R) 2008 Reaches “Platinum Hits” Sales Milestone for the Xbox 360(R) Video Game and Entertainment System from Microsoft [reported by Mike Informer]

[Booking Information] Contact Bill Behrens at showbis@aol.com to book any of the following: Azrael, the Blue Meanie, Chase Stevens, Daizee Haze, David Young, Delirious, Iceberg, Joey Matthews, John McChesney, Kevin Nash, Luke Hawx, Mikal Judas, Rob Eckos, Sal Rinauro, Shannon Moore, Shawn Stasiak, Slim J, Stevie Richards, and Super Nova.

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