Josh Prohibition

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[Josh Prohibition Interview]

Title History

 

  • Cleveland All-Pro Wrestling Tag Team titles;
  • Mid-Ohio Wrestling Cruiserweight titles;
  • XPW Tag Team titles w/Iron Matt Cross;
  • Cleveland All Pro Wrestling (CAPW) Tag Team titles w/M-Dogg 20;
  • UWA Hardcore Wrestling Lightweight title defeating Christopher Bishop (June 17, 2005);
  • UWA Hardcore Wrestling Canadian title defeating M-Dogg20 (November 23, 2006);
  • PWO (Pro Wrestling Ohio) Heavyweight title defeating “M-Dogg 20″ Matt Cross ();

 

Career Highlights

In The Beginning:

  • Josh Prohibition was a professional baseball player before getting into wrestling due to a shoulder injury..
  • Josh Prohibition began wrestling in his backyard with some of his friends, and a tape somehow got into the hands of a local promoter..
  • April 25, 1999: Josh’s match was a 3-WAY between Matt Capiccioni (M-Dogg20) and Josh’s brother Dave Piscura (Creeping Death)..
  • Josh Prohibition’s indy wrestling career took off from there and he gained a lot of media exposure for his violent ring style..
  • Josh Prohibition suffered a few bad concussions and other injuries and decided to hang up the wrestling boots..
  • Josh Prohibition was lured back to wrestling by local promoter and trainer JT Lightning who ran Cleveland All Pro Wrestling..
  • Josh Prohibition attended the Cleveland All Pro Wrestling Training Center in Cleveland, Ohio..2002: Independent Circuit:
  • January 11, 2002–NEPW: Josh Prohibition & M-Dogg 20 defeated Virus & Unknown..
  • January 24, 2002–IWA Mid South Wrestling 300th Show: Josh Prohibition defeated Colt Cabana..2003: Independent Circuit:
  • February 14, 2003 – Xtreme Pro Wrestling: Youthanazia beat Chris Chetti & Chris Candido to retain..
  • March 8, 2003 – XPW: Youthanazia over Christian York/Danny Doring and Tracy Smothers/Chris Hamrick to retain..
  • March 9, 2003 – CAPW: Josh Prohibition & M-Dogg20 beat Chris Sabin & Frankie Kazarian to retain the Tag titles..
  • May 18, 2003 – CAPW: Sheik Abdul Hassan & DisCole Fever defeated M-Dogg 20 & Josh Prohibition..
  • September 10, 2003 ‘Backyard Wrestling-Don’t Try This At Home’ Video Game Release: M-Dogg20 pinned Josh Prohibition..
  • September 19, 2003 – Union of Independent Professional Wrestlers: Josh Prohibition pinned AERO in Erie, PA..
  • September 27, 2003 – Lucha Xtreme Wrestling: Aerial Express (Scorpio Sky/Quicksilver) beat Youthanazia (Prohibition/Matt Cross)..2004: Independent Circuit:
  • February 13, 2004–IWA Mid South Wrestling: Josh Prohibition & M-Dogg 20 defeated Eddie Kingston & Jack Marciano..
  • March 6, 2004 – IWA Mid South Wrestling: M-Dogg 20 & Josh Prohibition b Vito & Sal Thomaselli (Pro Wrestling Iron)..
  • June 5, 2004–Jersey All Pro Wrestling: Los Maximos defeated Josh Prohibition & M-Dogg20..
  • September 18, 2004–JAPW: The SAT & Amazing Red vs Josh Prohibition & M-Dogg20 & Sonjay Dutt ended in a NO CONTEST..
  • ~~~Sonjay Dutt was injured (He was sent to hospital where he learned that he suffered a dislocated elbow)..
  • September 25, 2004–NWA Upstate New York: Dunn & Marcos b M Dogg 20 & Josh Prohibition (1st Round Tag Team tournament)..
  • October 3, 2004 — C.A.P.W: Josh Prohibition defeated Jason Turner for the Junior Heavyweight title..
  • December 5, 2004 —- C.A.P.W: Josh Prohibition defeated Nigel McGuinness in the “Spotlight Challenge” match.2005: Independent Circuit:
  • January 15, 2005–World Pro Wrestling: M-Dogg 20 defeated Josh Prohibition in a Falls Court Anywhere match..
  • February 18, 2005–UWA Hardcore title: M-Dogg 20 defeated Josh Prohibition to retain the UWA Canadian title..
  • February 26, 2005–IWC: Tracy Smothers & Chris Hamrick defeated Matt Cross & Josh Prohibition..
  • February 27, 2005–IWC: John McChesney defeated Josh Prohibition..
  • March 4, 2005–Mid-Ohio Wrestling: Josh Prohibiton defeated Roger Rowe..
  • February 6, 2005 — C.A.P.W: Josh Prohibition defeated Alex Shelley to retain the Junior Heavyweight title..
  • March 6, 2005 — C.A.P.W: Josh Prohibition defeated Dios “The Rush” Salvador to retain the Junior title..
  • March 18, 2005–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Austin Aries defeated Josh Prohibition to retain the ROH World Title..
  • April 3, 2005 — C.A.P.W: Josh Prohibition defeated Matt Stryker to retain the Junior Heavyweight title..
  • May 1. 2005 — C.A.P.W: Josh Prohibition defeated Davey Andrews to retain the Junior Heavyweight title…
  • May 13, 2005–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Josh Prohibition defeated Blade..
  • June 5, 2005 — C.A.P.W: DIos Salvador defeated Matt Stryker and Chris Sabin and Josh Prohibition to win the Junior title.
  • June 17, 2005–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Josh Prohibition defeated Christopher Bishop to win the Lightweight title..
  • September 10, 2005–NWA Upstate: M-Dogg 20 & Josh Prohibition defeated Charisma & Gabe Saint (First Round)..
  • ~~~M-Dogg20 & Josh Prohibition defeated The Ring Crew Express (Dunn & Marcos) in the second round of the Tournament..
  • ~~~M-Dogg20 & Josh Prohibition defeated Austin Aries & Roderick Strong to become the NWA Upstate Tag Team Champions!
  • November 25, 2005–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Josh Prohibition defeated El Generico..2006: Independent Circuit:
  • January 8, 2006 — Cleveland All-Pro Wrestling: Chris Cronus defeated Josh Prohibition ..
  • January 13, 2006–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Alex Shelley defeated Josh Prohibition..
  • February 11, 2006–NWA Upstate: Cheech & Cloudy defeated The Burning River Brigade to win the Tag Team titles..
  • February 17, 2006–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Josh Prohibtion defeated Osiris in a Deathmatch to win ownership of UWA….
  • March 18, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: The Gambinos defeated M-Dogg20 & Josh Prohibition to retain the Tag Team titles
  • March 24, 2006–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Jerry Lynn defeated Josh Prohibition in a special feature main event..
  • April 15, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: M-Dogg20 & Josh Prohibition defeated The Gambino Brothers by DQ..
  • April 28, 2006–UWA Hardcore: Josh Prohibition defeated Petey Williams (playing a fan in the crowd)..
  • May 13, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: M-Dogg20 & Josh Prohibition beat The Gambino Brothers to win the Tag Team titles
  • May 26, 2006–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Josh Prohibition defeated Jerry Lynn……
  • June 9, 2006–IWC: J-Rocc & Raymond Rowe beat M-Dogg/Prohibition and The Gambinos in a 3-WAY to win the Tag Titles..
  • September 10, 2006–Cleveland All-Pro-Wrestling: Josh Prohibition vs M-Dogg20 ended in a 15-minute time limit draw..
  • September 22, 2006–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Josh Prohibition defeated Chris Sabin…
  • October 8, 2006–CAPW: Johnny Gargano defeated Josh Prohibition and M-Dogg 20 and Zach Gowen in a 4-WAY
  • October 27, 2006–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Josh Prohibition defeated Jerry Lynn in Mississauaga, ONTARIO ..
  • October 28, 2006–UWA: Jerry Lynn & M-Dogg 20 & Osyris beat Josh Prohibition & Lionel Knight & Christopher Bishop..
  • November 5, 2006–Cleveland All-Pro Wrestling: M-Dogg20 defeated Josh Prohibition after interference from Zach Gowen
  • November 23, 2006–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Josh Prohibition defeated Rip Impact | Josh Prohibition defeated M-Dogg20..
  • December 3, 2006–CAPW: Cristopher Daniels & Zach Gowen & M-Dogg20 beat Josh Prohibition & Johnny Gargano & N8 Mattson..2007: Independent Circuit:
  • January 14, 2007–Cleveland All-Pro Wrestling: Zach Gowen defeated Josh Prohibition w/Johnny Gargano
  • January 19, 2007–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Josh Prohibition defeated Chris Sabin to retain the Canadian title..
  • February 16, 2007–UWA Hardcore Wrestling: Josh Prohibition defeated M-Dogg 20 and Sonjay Dutt in a wild 3-WAY..
  • March 23, 2007–UWA Harcore Wrestling: Josh Prohibition defeated Dan Paysan to retain the Canadian title..
  • April 27, 2007–UWA Hardcore: Josh Prohibition & Christopher Bishop defeated Osiris & Sonjay Dutt in a bloodbath..
  • May 25, 2007–UWA Hardcore: Josh Prohibition beat Alex Shelley and M-Dogg20 in a 3-WAY to retain the UWA Canadian title
  • May 26, 2007–UWA Hardcore: Josh Prohibition defeated Okada with the Tigerdriver ’98 to retain the UWA Canadian title
  • June 22, 2007–UWA: Josh Prohibition defeated Sonjay Dutt with the Drunken Driver ’98 to retain the UWA Canadian title
  • August 4, 2007–International Wrestling Cartel: Matt Cross & Josh Prohibition defeated Tracy Smothers & Chris Hamrick..
  • August 5, 2007–Cleveland All-Pro Wrestling: Josh Prohibition & Johnny Gargano defeated The Motor City Machine Guns..
  • November 17, 2007–PWO: Josh Prohibition w/Lexi Lane defeated Marion Fontaine in Lakewood, OH.
  • November 17, 2007–PWO: Josh Prohibition & Johnny Gargano w/Lexi Lane defeated Marion Fontaine & Josh Ambercrombie.
  • December 7, 2007–IWC: The Motor City Machine Guns (Alex Shelley & Chris Sabin) defeated The Burning River Brigade..2008: Independent Circuit:
  • January 12, 2008–PWO: Jason Bane & “M-Dogg 20″ Matt Cross defeated Josh Prohibition & Johnny Gargano
  • January 18, 2008–UWA: Petey Williams defeated Josh Prohibition by DQ after Lionel Knight & Johnny Gargano interfered
  • January 19, 2008–ICW: Babyface Fire defeated Josh Prohibition & Matt Cross to retain the IWC Tag Team titles!
  • February 9, 2008–PWO: Josh Prohibition defeated Horiguchi.
  • February 24, 2008–Absolute Intense Wrestling: Johnny Gargano defeated Josh Prohibition in Brookpark, Ohio..
  • April 19, 2008–PWO: Jason Bane & Michael Hutter defeated Josh Prohibition & Johnny Gargano
  • May 24, 2008–PWO: Josh Prohibition defeated “The Deviant” Michael Hutter.
  • June 14, 2008–PWO: Josh Prohibition & Ashley Lane defeated Jimmy DeMarco [in drag] & Marion Fontaine w/Macho Grosh…
  • August 3, 2008–PWO: “M-Dogg 20″ Matt Cross defeated Josh Prohibition to become the first PWO Hevayweight champion!
  • November 21, 2008–PWO: Jason Bane defeated Josh Prohibition by disqualification in Brook Park, Ohio.
  • November 21, 2008–PWO: Josh Prohibition & Jimmy DeMarco & Mike Tolar beat Jason Bane & Greg Valentine & Gregory Iron.
  • October 11, 2008–PWO: Josh Prohibition defeated “True-Talent” Bobby Shields2009: Independent Circuit:
  • March 13, 2009–PWO: Virus defeated Josh Prohibition in Brook Park, Ohio
  • June 5, 2009 –PWO: Josh Prohibition defeated Jason Bane to retain the PWO Heavyweight title…
  • August 9, 2009–PWO: Johnny Gargano defeated Josh Prohibition in a “Falls-Count-Anywhere” match to win the PWO Championship
  • ~~~~~~~~~After the match, Josh Prohibition announced his retirement from professional wrestling….