OWW Daily News & Notes for 2/26

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

[Birthdays & Anniversaries] Today In Memoriam: George Culkin (78, 2005). .. [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]

[WWE Event] WWE returns to the Casino Ballroom in Hampton Beach, New Hampshire on July 31sr, 2009. Tickets go on sale February 27th, 2009 at 10 AM. Go to http://prowrestlingevents.tk or http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com for info about upcoming wrestling shows worldwide.

[WWE News] In his latest blog, Tommy Dreamer talked about Terry Funk becoming the first former ECW Champion to be inducted into the Hall of Fame: “He gave me my greatest advice ever when I was struggling in the early days of ECW… Terry sat me down and said just be yourself out there. Just be Tommy and the fans will respect you. I haven’t stopped being me and it is an honor to have a new wing in the WWE Hall of Fame opened, the ECW World Champions section and it will start with Terry Funk being where he belongs. I take great pride that I had the opportunity to share a locker room in the Original ECW with the great Terry Funk!” Tazz and Joey Styles also blogged about Funk’s induction at WWE.com.. [reported by Mike Aldren]

[ROH News] If you haven’t seen it yet, check out the latest ROH Videowire at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ri4B323H1uA! Part 4 of the poignant Jerry Lynn interview is available. That interview plus Lynn in action from ROH’s recent Florida swing is part of the Wire, as well as comments from D’Lo Brown and the legendary “Nature Boy” himself, Ric Flair, calls out Larry Sweeney!?

[SHIMMER] The new Official SHIMMER MySpace page is up at http://www.myspace.com/shimmerwomen – The old one hasn’t been updated since May, and attempts from both Danger and Prazak to continue to utilize it have gone unanswered by the person who created it, so they had to start from scratch. Here’s the location of the Official SHIMMER MySpace… http://www.myspace.com/shimmerwomen

[WSU DVD] Women Superstars Uncensored has a RECESSION SALE with their 2007 and 2008 DVD’s on sale for $5 each at http://www.declarationofindependents.net/doi/pages/wsufebsale.html

[Indy Event] Mr. Chainsaw Productions Wrestling will hold it’s annual “Battle Ground” Event on May 16th, 2009 at the Kaliseum Sports & Recreation Complex in Kalkaska, Michigan with Special Guest, “The Hardcore Legend” MICK FOLEY. For more information, go to www.MCPWRESTLING.com

[Indy Event] Chris Masters & Lodi will be appearing at the Old School Championship Wrestling event in Goose Creek, South Carolina on March 1st, 2009. Go to http://oscwonline.com for info about OSCW.. [reported by Devin Cutting]

[Radio] Bruno Sammartino recently appeared on Evan Ginsburg’s Legends Radio program to promote the rerelease of his book. Listen to the show at http://www.garageband.com/mp3cat/.UZCMYy6N5aCi/01_12_28_08_Legends_Radio.mp3

[Radio] Submission Radio’s high-flying special featuring an interview with the Legendary Harley Race can be downloaded at www.submissionradio.com.au

[Merchandise] XPW’s Cold Day In Hell 2-Disc Set is in stores nationwide NOW! Or at www.bvdvd.com – For more information, you can check out the full press release.

[Booking Information] Two-time TNA X-Division champion, ‘Maple Leaf Muscle’ Petey Williams is now accepting bookings for wrestling events, autograph signings and seminars. Don’t miss out on an opportunity to have the 2004 Observer “Rookie of the Year”, winner of “Best Finishing Move” (Canadian Destroyer) three years running (2004-2006), and one of the top young superstars in professional wrestling as part of your next event! For booking information please email canam@bordercitywrestling.com

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