OWW Daily News & Notes for 3/1

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[ClickWrestle Download of the Day] Alexa Thatcher’s Greatest Matches.

[Birthdays & Anniversaries] Ricky Hunter (1936), Sheik Adnan Al-Kaissy (1939), Booker T (1965), Scotty Riggs (1971), and Davey Richards (1983) celebrated birthday’s today. Today In Memoriam: John Stevens (50, 1940), Frank ‘Gorilla’ Marconi (79, 1997), Dave Casanova (35, 2002), and Charlie Harville (83, 2002). .. [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]

[WWE News] Wes Brisco (son of Jerry) has started for Florida Championship Wrestling, the WWE developmental group in Florida.. Here’s a picture… [reported by Mike Aldren]

[SHIMMER] The SHIMMER School for Women Athletes will be starting its second class during the week of March 2nd, 2009 with trainer, Daizee Haze. The school is located at the Ring of Honor Academy in Bristol, PA (about 20 minutes from Philadelphia- close to I-95 and the PA turnpike). The facility includes a full size ring, weight lifting equipment, a video library, and countless other resources.. For more information, go to http://www.shimmerathletes.com

[DVD News] Kayfabe Commentaries released “Inside the Office with Rene Goulet” and it is available on www.kayfabecommentaries.com

[Radio] False Count Radio had a surprise guest today as multi-time USWA Tag Team Champion and former Nation of Domination member, Jamie “JC Ice” Dundee was interviewed. To Hear This Great Interview & Many More: http://www.falsecountradio.com

[Radio] You can listen to a new interview with Bruno Sammartino here: http://www.diaday.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=335&Itemid=1

[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

[Article] NEW FCW PHOTOS FROM THE LAST 3 NIGHTS [by Robert Beukema]

[Article] Wrestling legend linked to tragic nursing home death [reported by Mike Informer]

[Article] Jim Cornette talks about Christian’s return to WWE

[Article] Mick Foley’s still a hardcore hero

[Article] Christy Hemme interviewed by UGO.com

[Article] Kevin Nash muses on life

[Misc News] GLOW (Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling) is on its way back. Big Vision Entertainment has begun the casting process in Van Nuys, California. If you have questions, please Email: mikehartsfield@gmail.com - View GLOW on Myspace: http://www.myspace.com/glowrestling 

[Misc News] Our condolences to Paul Heyman on the death of his mother, Sulamita Heyman, who passed away yesterday morning at the age of 81.. [reported by Mike Aldren]

[Training Session] Les Thatcher has two EPWT training camps scheduled for the last two weekends in March. – - – - – - Thatcher kicks it off in Cornelia, GA the weekend of 3/20, 21, 22 at with a camp and Saturday television taping sponsored by NWA Anarchy at their TV Arena. You can get the details at www.nwaanrchy.net or by calling 423-355-3914. – - – - – March 27, 28, 29 Les will be in Huntsville, TX for a training camp and television taping sponsored by AWA Texas/XWO Reborn at “The Asylum”. The Saturday night show is at the Johnson Coliseum. More information is available by going to www.xworeborn.com or calling 936-714-3103.

[Where Are they Now?] Former wrestler Matt Bentley is now playing guitar for a rock band called “Lost in Chaos” in Tampa.. [reported by Mike Aldren]

[Puerto Rico News] Ricky Reyes and Bad Boy Bradley facing Huracan Castillo and Rico Suave. http://www.luchalibreonline.tv/video/320262-llo-tv-primeras-posiciones.html

[Booking Information] All Japan’s Masayuki Kono is accepting select North American independent bookings between from March 2nd and May 12th through Scott D’Amore at canam@bordercitywrestling.com

[Booking Information] D’Lo Brown can now be booked through Top Notch Wrestling at http://www.topnotchbookings.com or http://www.myspace.com/topnotchwrestlingbookings

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