At NWA World Wide Wrestling’s “Come Out and Play” event in Carolina Beach, NC on April 5, 2014, Phil “Nitro” Monahan defeated Lou Marconi to become a three-time NWA National Heavyweight Champion.
Marconi had defeated Monahan for the title on March 23 in Toledo, OH after Monahan ended Marconi’s first reign the day prior in Hillsdale, MI. Monahan won his first National title on September 14, 2013 from Damien Wayne in Toledo.
Saturday April 5, 2014 marked year 18 of the most prestigious independent wrestling tournament… the ECWA Super 8! And what a night of fun, shocking moments, thrilling finishes, and surprises it was! Here’s a brief recap of the results coming out of this historic night:
*Damian Dragon would make his way to the ring to present the opening ceremony for the tournament only to be shocked when referee Phil Sly and his attorney came to the ring. Sly’s attorney went on to serve Dragon with papers seeking to collect damages for Dragon “injuring” his client last June. Dragon responded by tearing up the papers and giving the attorney a well timed Stone Cold Stunner*
IWF returns with a family-friendly Live Event Fundraiser to benefit American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Nutley. The 17th annual spring extravaganza happens Saturday, April 12, 7:30 pm at the Rec Center, 44 Park Avenue, Nutley.
Headlining the card are main event bouts with popular WWE Legends The Extreme Original Tommy Dreamer, Hall of Famer Tito Santana & The Rocker Marty Jannetty. There will be a special appearance by WWE Legend Young Stallion Jim Powers.
HPW Wrestling returned to the HPW Arena last night with an excellent pro wrestling show from top to bottom before the loyal HPW fans who support us each month!
Newsday.com presents “Malverne’s Matt Striker misses WWE WrestleMania 30, still enjoys pro wrestling’s ride” by Josh Stewart (photo courtesy of WUW)
Matt Striker describes a key mistake he made during his WWE career, then immediately admonishes his “lack of a better sentence structure” at the end of said description.
Constructive self-criticism is ever present while speaking with Malverne resident Striker at Gleason’s Gym in Brooklyn. The boxing facility’s rings have been graced by the likes of Mike Tyson and “Sugar” Shane Mosley, but on this night the World of Unpredictable Wrestling and its collection of pro wrestling’s newbies and nomads have taken over.
April is Autism Awareness month and PWX is proud to announce a partnership with the UNC Greensboro chapter of Theta Delta Chi to support Autism Speaks. Beginning on World Autism Awareness Day, April 2, and continuing through the end of the month, PWX will donate 50 percent of all monies raised through the tip jars available on all of the television episodes and special videos posted on PWXProWrestling.com and our Vimeo channel to Autism Speaks
Welcome to this week’s OWW Match of the Week, in which one outstanding women’s wrestling match will be offered by ClickWrestle.com at a deep discount.
This week’s match is Kana vs. Jessie McKay from April 13, 2013!
Jessie McKay has had a lot of great victories in her career at SHIMMER, but now she faces one of the best wrestlers in the world in Kana. If she can pull of the victory here, it could potentially put her next in line for a championship shot.
All week this match’s price will be cut in half: from $2.49 to just $1.25.