Online World of Wrestling http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com Professional Wrestling News, Profiles, Results, Pictures and more Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:50:08 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0 Professional Wrestling News, Profiles, Results, Pictures and more Online World of Wrestling no Online World of Wrestling info@blackpants.net info@blackpants.net (Online World of Wrestling) Online World of Wrestling Professional Wrestling News, Profiles, Results, Pictures and more Professional Wrestling Online World of Wrestling http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/wp-content/plugins/powerpress/rss_default.jpg http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com A Lucha Rivalry for the Ages http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91404/lucha-rivalry-ages/ http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91404/lucha-rivalry-ages/#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:16:28 +0000 http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/?p=91404 CMLL Anniversario 81 had the main event of Atlantis vs. Ultimo Guerrero, who have been both partners and hated enemies. This match was five years in developing.

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AS I SEE IT: A Lucha Rivalry for the Ages
Bob Magee
Pro Wrestling: Between the Sheets
PWBTS.com

There’s always been a controversy among wrestling fans about what “isn’t wrestling”. Some didn’t like ECW because of its violent matches (while ignoring the other matches the promotion had, including those on the caliber of the Eddie Guerrero-Dean Malenko series). Others continue not to like lucha libre or high-spot based wrestling, feeling it’s nothing more than a collection of high spots, and has no character development or “wrestling”. Some don’t get various styles of Japanese wrestling, usually because of limited access to it. Still others don’t like Southern wrestling, feeling it has next to no action. and is “boring”.
All too many Americans don’t understand lucha libre. I’ve heard Power Ranger jokes. I’ve heard it’s nothing more than anonymous faces under masks tumbling and flying (insert Vince Russo reference here). Lucha libre may have its flyers.

But like any almost any form of wrestling, it has traditional rudo (heel) vs. tecnico (babyface) feud like any wrestling promotion. There are storylines with heel and babyface stables (see Four Horsemen)…all of which is much like American wrestling.
Well, Mexico’s CMLL (Consejo Mundo de Lucha Libre) lucha libre promotion has its 81st Anniversary show (think Wrestlemania) on September 19th, which aired via United States TV on the Azteca network this past Saturday. On Anniversario…you want big matches…they had big matches. You want spectacular entrances…they had spectacular entrances. Lucha libre has its flyers. But not every match.

Like I said, it also has traditional rudo (heel) vs. tecnico (babyface) feud like any wrestling promotion; and has storylines with heel and babyface stables…all of which is much like American wrestling. You want character devlopment and big matches…how about a match five years in the making?

The main event was a mascara con mascara (mask vs. mask) match. This is the ultimate blowoff for a feud in lucha libre. CMLL Anniversario 81 had the main event of Atlantis vs. Ultimo Guerrero, who have been both partners and hated enemies. This match was five years in developing. These days, it would be unheard of for any storyline to go longer for much more than a year, with the way WWE cannabilizes storylines to build a monthly PPV/event.

This match was as close as any match in any form of professional wrestling representing an old school 1980s-style wrestling match; and has been said to be “truly the end of an era, once and for all”. Atlantis has worked a old school Championship (think Harley Race/Jack Brisco/Dory Funk) style.

Atlantis has been primarily a tecnico (but not entirely) throughout his 31 year career. He’s won 33 championships and major tournaments won. He’s won 13 mascara con mascara matches (Villano III, Mano Negra, Kung Fu, Talisman, Hombre Bala, Tierra-Viento-Fuego, Animals I&II) and won 3 máscara contra cabellera matches (MS1, Fidel Sierra, and Gran Markus Jr.).

Ultimo Guerrero has been primarily a rudo through his 24 year career. He’s won 24 championships and major tournaments, and has won 4 mask (Villano V, Mr. Aguila, Guerrero Zulu, and Difunto II) and 4 hair matches (Cuchillo, Stuka, Super Parka, and Scorpio, Jr.)

Their match was the most highly anticipated match in recent CMLL history in 20 years. The show will likely be the first million-dollar (US) gate in CMLL’s 81 year history.

If you want the full storyline of the Ultimo Guerrero-Atlantis storyline (it’s a bit long to reproduce here, plus they’ll do it better than I can) and some notes on where to find lucha telecasts online or on local/cable/satellite TV, go to websites like PWBTS contributor Kris Zellner’s Lucha World website, or The Cubs Fan blog

The match has been aired online via Terra.com.mx, and is available to watch below. You don’t have to understand one word of Spanish to know that between the entrances, the commentators, their tone of voice, the crowd, and what you’ll see in the ring…this is truly a big deal.


Atlantis vs Último Guerrero, mask vs mask

News bulletin: the constant pullbacks inbetween sequences to show the crowd are annoying, yes. But it did serve to get this over as a big match.

So give it a look over the next

To conclude, three promotions have agreed so far to do Toys for Tots and related shows:
DJ Hyde has agreed and plans are underway for the annual Toys for Tots collection (in conjunction with the Marine Corps Reserve) to take place for the tenth year in a row with Combat Zone Wrestling’s 16th annual Cage of Death, to be held at The Flyers Skate Zone, 601 Laurel Oak Road, Voorhees, NJ with a 7:30 pm bell time. Tickets can be purchased at CZW events, or online soon.

The originator of Toys for Toys…at least in the Philadelphia/South Jersey region, United Wrestling Coalition, will be holding their Toys for Tots event the same evening as well. More details to come.

ECWA Pro Wrestling will hold its annual Toys for Tots show on December 6 in Newark, DE.

Between the two, thousands of children have been able to have a Christmas or Hanukkah. Please help your local independent promotion do the same, or encourage them to schedule an event soon for the Holidays if they haven’t already.

Until next time…

Bob Magee

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WWE power rankings for September 29, 2014 http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91401/wwe-power-rankings-september-29-2014/ http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91401/wwe-power-rankings-september-29-2014/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:15:15 +0000 http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/?p=91401 In the week after WWE Night of Champions 2014, the Bleacher Report WWE Superstar Power Rankings saw quite a bit of movement.

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In the week after WWE Night of Champions 2014, the WWE Superstar Power Rankings saw quite a bit of movement, especially in the bottom half of the top 10.  We saw Dean Ambrose make his return to Raw, a newly won title lost and much more.  It certainly was a busy week.

One interesting note is that Sheamus has, after a seemingly dull summer, climbed back to near the top of the rankings.  And somewhat disappointingly, Randy Orton has again fallen out of the top 10.  It’s amazing that a 12-time world champion in the prime of his career isn’t making more of an impact on WWE TV.

Anyways, we’ll get into all that and much more in the following slides.  Before we get into all that, though, please read how these rankings work.

Holding a championship, being a No. 1 contender or holding a Money in the Bank briefcase counts for much of a wrestler’s ranking, and these honors are therefore the most heavily weighted components in the rankings.  If a wrestler is tied with another wrestler, holding a title will be a tiebreaker.

Wins and losses account for the bulk of the week-to-week movement—wins and losses are, after championships, the most important component of the rankings.  The quality of a wrestler’s opponents and whether they are ranked is considered in the week-to-week movement.

“Getting the better” of someone—like beating someone down—as well as “getting got” also counts, though not as much as wins and losses.  Being “over” with the fans is considered but not heavily weighted in the ranking decisions.  Pay-per-view performances take on added importance.

Only the top 10 wrestlers are ranked.  Wrestlers on the Watch List were considered for top-10 status but were ultimately nixed.  They are unranked, and their listing is in no particular order.

Generally speaking, these rankings do not break kayfabe, though any major non-storyline information (serious injury, WWE Wellness Policy violations, legitimate hirings, firings, contract information, “sabbaticals,” etc.) may be taken into consideration, especially if WWE confirms them publicly.  Nothing that could be explicitly considered a spoiler is included unless WWE acknowledges it as well.

All WWE shows, televised or digitally distributed, as well as anything from WWE.com, the WWE App, the WWE Network and any WWE or Superstar social media accounts that don’t break kayfabe may be taken into consideration for these rankings.  This includes but is not limited to WWE Raw, WWE SmackDown, WWE Main Event, WWE Superstars, NXT and any WWE pay-per-view.

Here’s the list, starting with the Honorable Mention:

Paige

Paige is still due a rematch for the Divas Championship after losing it to AJ Lee at WWE Night of Champions 2014.  That rematch will most likely happen at WWE Hell in a Cell 2014, though it could, in theory, come sooner.  Paige picked up a win over Naomi on Main Event and was attacked by AJ Lee after the match.  Can she get the best revenge of all and reclaim the Divas title?

Cesaro

Cesaro looks to have supplanted The Miz at the primary challenger for the Intercontinental Championship.  After being on the losing team in a six-man tag match on Raw, he won a Battle Royal on SmackDown, earning a shot at the IC title that night.  He was pinned by Ziggler, but the referee blew the call, as Cesaro grabbed the ropes well before the referee counted three.  With the controversy, he’s sure to get a rematch.  When will that be?

Randy Orton

Randy Orton just can’t seem to sustain a climb in the rankings or in WWE.  Every time he looks to be picking up steam, he loses.  And loses.  And loses.  And this week, he lost again.  He faced John Cena and lost via disqualification as Seth Rollins and Kane attacked Cena late in the match.  It’s clear he’s frustrated, and he may have a problem with Rollins.

The Usos

After picking up two wins over the WWE tag team champions this week, Jimmy and Jey Uso may have learned from their loss at Night of Champions.  But can they convert these wins into a second title reign?

See the top 10 superstars listed here!

 

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Jenny Rose on the Super 8 ChickFight Tournament, Wrestling in Japan http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91336/jenny-rose-super-8-chickfight-tournament-wrestling-japan/ http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91336/jenny-rose-super-8-chickfight-tournament-wrestling-japan/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:00:50 +0000 http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/?p=91336 She may not be wearing a mask anymore, but Jenny Rose is every bit as dynamic as she was when she first stepped into the ring over four years ago.

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Courtesy of Diva Dirt.com:

She may not be wearing a mask anymore, but Jenny Rose is every bit as dynamic as she was when she first stepped into the ring over four years ago.

In an exclusive interview with Diva Dirt’s Jack, Jenny talks about the inspiration behind her former persona, the masked Jamilia Craft, as well as getting thrown into the deep end in her debut match against veteran MsChif.

Jenny talks about her time training and wrestling for DIANA in Japan, a place she “misses every day”. She also shares her hopes for scoring gold in WSU, a promotion which she says “feels like home”.

As a competitor in the Super 8 ChickFight tournament, Jenny is confident that she can top her competition, citing her experience competing in tournaments. In this interview, she reveals the one woman she’s most interested in facing on October 11th.

All of this, along with talk about making a SHIMMER return, wrestling WWE trainer Sara Del Rey in ROH and the indy stars she still wants to face in the interview below.

http://www.diva-dirt.com/96166/exclusive-jenny-rose-on-the-super-8-chickfight-tournament-wrestling-in-japan/

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M-Dogg Matt Cross on DVD now http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91330/m-dogg-matt-cross-dvd-now/ http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91330/m-dogg-matt-cross-dvd-now/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:00:22 +0000 http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/?p=91330 M-Dogg is able to perform some of the most gravity and physics-defying maneuvers ever seen!

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matt CrossMatt Cross is one of the most unique athletes in all of professional wrestling. Using his lifelong passion for gymnastics and parkour, M-Dogg is able to perform some of the most gravity and physics-defying maneuvers ever seen! Matt’s talents have taken him to 20 different countries, in front of millions of fans, but Matt always called “PWO/PRIME Wrestling” home.

Based in the city he was born and raised in, PRIME had a special place in Matt’s heart, and was the site of some of his most memorable matches as he set-out to win his first Heavyweight Title in his hometown, then later prove himself “King of the Cleveland Streets”! Re-live Matt’s battles against close friends, fierce rivals, the struggle of being told he wasn’t “tough enough”, and the will and determination to prove every critic wrong in spectacular fashion! These are Matt Cross’ “PRIME Cuts”!

Order your copy now on DVD or Digital Download at www.Joe-Dombrowski.com under “Store”!

M-Dogg Matt Cross vs. Petey Williams

Full Circle Three-Way Dance
M-Dogg Matt Cross vs. Johnny Gargano vs. Josh Prohibition

M-Dogg Matt Cross vs. Johnny Gargano (in two unforgettable matches!)

M-Dogg Matt Cross vs. Josh Prohibition

Six-Man Tag Match
M-Dogg Matt Cross, Gregory Iron & Matthew Justice w/Justin LaBar vs. Marion Fontaine, Rickey Shane Page & Jeremy Madrox w/Vic Travagliante

M-Dogg Matt Cross vs. Marion Fontaine

M-Dogg Matt Cross vs. Gory

M-Dogg Matt Cross vs. Matthew Justice

M-Dogg Matt Cross vs. Jason Bane

Plus: Video packages, interviews, and special features!

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Bobby Fulton still enjoys stepping into the ring http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91395/bobby-fulton-still-enjoys-stepping-ring/ http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91395/bobby-fulton-still-enjoys-stepping-ring/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 05:18:18 +0000 http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/?p=91395 Bobby is best known as being one half (along with Tommy Rogers) of the classic tag team The Fantastics.

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big_bobbyHosts Jack E. Jones and One Inch Biceps welcomed Bobby Fulton to IYH Wrestling Radio for a return appearance. Bobby is best known as being one half (along with Tommy Rogers) of the classic tag team The Fantastics.

Highlights included the following:

* His thoughts on the use of heroes and villains in wrestling:

“You know, a lot of people don’t realize. The fans of today they talk about John Cena, but there was a John Cena in every territory and a Brock Lesnar in every territory. You see, if Vince McMahon today would have heroes and villains, he would draw even more money than what he’s drawing now because everybody wants to hate somebody and everybody wants to pull for somebody, and that was the magic of wrestling for years. When you take that element away, it takes away one of the major elements of professional wrestling of the good guy and the bad guy.”

* His thoughts on the problems with today’s wrestling product:

“It’s something for the young guys to realize. The people ain’t buyin’ what they’re selling on Monday night, so why go to your local town in Independentville and try to emulate that?… I mean, I’m not throwing off on Vince (McMahon) this whole time and I don’t want to, because there’s a great, rich wrestling history that I’m thankful to God that I was involved in, but I hear people all the time say I get tired of fifteen minutes of wrestling and an hour and forty-five minutes of talking…And you know what’s amazing? Here’s Vince McMahon in the wrestling business and he doesn’t want to be in the wrestling business. Then why won’t he get out?…Why don’t they go back to the XFL, or the World Bodybuilding Federation, and leave the wrestling business alone?…But here’s the problem: I just think the way wrestling is, and this might get me a lot of heat with a lot of people but I don’t care, is that on the independent scene it’s such a watered-down version of wrestling; it doesn’t even resemble it because they’re trying to copy off the WWE and that ain’t even wrestling. I hope I don’t sound like I’m being whatever, but I’m speaking the truth and from the heart…and most people agree. 90 percent of the people agree. There might be 10 percent that don’t, but 90 percent of them agree.”

Other topics discussed included:
* Which territory had the wildest fans back in the 1980’s?
* What are his thoughts on Bill Watts?
* What was his list of the toughest wrestlers he ever faced?
* Which Midnight Express pairing did he prefer to work with?
* Who designed and made the attire The Fantastics wore to the ring?
* Being an ordained minister, why does he believe so many wrestlers come to Christ?

Bobby will be appearing on Saturday, October 11 in Chillicothe, Ohio as part of Big Time Wrestling’s “Rasslin’ for a Reason” event. For further information (this is a benefit for the Special Olympics), go to https://www.facebook.com/JamesHinesPromotions?fref=ts

This interview is available for listening at:
http://www.iyhwrestling.com/viewnews.php?autoid=25400
or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6FKR2CAmlsk&list=UUEGkZGdcZ1ENxOLkM5hGU4Q

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Oscar clears up the lies about Big Daddy V http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91327/oscar-clears-lies-big-daddy-v/ http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91327/oscar-clears-lies-big-daddy-v/#comments Sun, 28 Sep 2014 21:00:03 +0000 http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/?p=91327 When they say hundreds of people gave donations that’s a lie. It was not hundreds of people giving donations because once it was asked to give donations people started making side way comments and Mo shut that down.

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Oscar from former WWE fame (Men on a Mission group) stopped by Under the Mat Radio to set the record straight on WCassandra Frazier, widow of Big Daddy V claiming Mo didn’t pay any money raised and so much more! You can listen to the full interview below; here are some of the highlights:

Oscar on how much money was really raised during the funeral preparation:

“I was in constant communication with her (Cassandra Frazier).  Mo was broke before this happened, he was broke while it happened and he’s broke now. When they say hundreds of people gave donations that’s a lie. It was not hundreds of people giving donations because once it was asked to give donations people started making side way comments and Mo shut that down. He went on Facebook and other social media and stated that he was already having problems with donations and he’d prefer you’ll just not do it.”

Oscar on who did send donations:

“He (Big Daddy V) had a few close friends in the business that when they did send in donations Mo has proof that he sent the money over to her. There’s a text from Christopher Costa where he stated that he sent a card to her with money in it”

Oscar on accusations from Cassandra stating that Mo is holding on to money worth over 6 figures:

“6 figures??! The man (Mo) needs a kidney transplant and been trying to raise money for not only months but years. If he had 6 figures then he would have a mechanical kidney right now. He had a donor his daughter and he has insurance but there’s a co pay of over $20.000 he has to pay.”

Oscar also discusses how many people actually showed up at Big Daddy V funeral, on why he feels Cassandra is really stating these lies and much more in this exclusive 120-minute interview on Under the Mat Radio.

http://tobtr.com/s/6937935

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Look Back at the Music Videos of WCCW http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91339/look-back-music-videos-wccw/ http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91339/look-back-music-videos-wccw/#comments Sun, 28 Sep 2014 19:00:34 +0000 http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/?p=91339 I bought my first VCR specifically so I could tape episodes of WCCW. I still have most of those VHS tapes, packed away in the recesses of a closet.

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A Look Back at the Music Videos of World Class Championship Wrestling
By Dan Murphy

World Class Championship Wrestling will always hold a special place in my heart.

WCCW used to air on ESPN on weekday afternoons back in the late 1980s. I would rush through my paper route and hurry home to watch the Von Erichs, The Freebirds, Gary Hart’s stooges, Skandor Akbar’s goons, and the ridiculously slow counts from referee Bronko Lubich.

I bought my first VCR specifically so I could tape episodes of WCCW. I still have most of those VHS tapes, packed away in the recesses of a closet, simply because I still can’t part with them. They were a part of my childhood.

World Class may have been an old-fashioned rasslin’ territory, but in many ways, it was ahead of its time. Recently, I was sitting in a bar when Bonnie Tyler’s “Holding Out for a Hero” came on the jukebox. Like an acid flashback, my mind reeled back to a music video of the Von Erichs that World Class produced, set to that song.

I can’t remember Raw results from two weeks ago, but I can vividly remember those World Class music videos. I searched YouTube to find some of the best videos WCCW ever produced.

Yes, some (OK, most) of them are hokey. Some hold up surprisingly well. World Class was trying to tap into pop music well before Vince McMahon ever dreamed up the “Rock and Wrestling connection.”

Some of these clips aren’t the best quality, but they can give a sense of the atmosphere and “feel” of World Class better than some of the documentaries released in recent years.

Here’s a look at the music of World Class:

“Shout” by Tears for Fears

Announcer Bill Mercer sounds hopelessly out-of-touch with the pop music scene of 1985 when he introduces this video from “The Tears for Fears.” The slow-motion sequences nicely illustrate the athleticism of Kevin Von Erich, Chris Adams, and the Fantastics. The stylized graphics effects are synched to the music and do a good job of capturing the aura of attractions like One Man Gang and The Great Kabuki. The split-screen effects were in vogue on MTV at the time. This was cutting-edge for its era, and it suitably showcased a variety of World Class wrestlers, getting them over without them having to say a single word.

“Eye of the Tiger” by Survivor

Hulk Hogan laid claim to “Eye of the Tiger” by virtue of his appearance in Rocky III, but this tribute video to Kerry Von Erich beats out anything Hogan ever did with the song. This video instantly established Von Erich as a viable World title contender. The workout footage and the selection of clips where opponents sold for him like he was Superman made him look absolutely bigger than life. It’s heavy on the sex appeal for the ladies and presents Kerry as a cross between Conan the Barbarian and Roger Daltrey from The Who. For a brief moment in time, Kerry looked like he had the potential to be the top star in the world. This captures that moment.

“The Heat is On” by Glenn Frey

This has to rank as my personal favorite World Class video, largely due to the attempts to match up the action with the lyrics of the song (“The pressure’s on” shows a concerned Sunshine, Iceman King Parsons gets hit with a fireball just as the chorus of “the heat is on” hits, and – in a moment of inspired lunacy, super-imposing a singing mouth over the freeze-framed face of Gino Hernandez on the “ooh oh ooh” part). Casual racism from Gary Hart, Chris Adams getting his mullet brushed at the local SuperCuts, and Missy Hyatt in her prime … it doesn’t get any better than this.

“Badstreet USA” by Michael Hayes

I believe this was the first song recorded by a wrestler for his own entrance music. The production of the audio was top-notch with a drum line and guitar riff that sounded very much like most of the hair metal of the mid-1980s. Hayes voice is, to be nice, unique. You’ve got to be impressed with a man wearing a black leather pants and a matching vest who can run off punks just by shaking his golden mane in their direction. A suitably over-the-top video for the Freebirds, the most over-the-top act in WCCW history. Watch carefully for Jimmy Garvin’s cameo.

“Holding Out for Hero” by Bonnie Tyler

These days, people like Vince Russo tell you that the concept of “good guys” and “bad guys” is outdated in wrestling. Baloney. This video captured the Beatles-esque reaction the Von Erich boys elicited from their female fans. Kevin, Kerry, Michael, and David – all proud warriors, white knights fighting for the honor of Texas. Look how the fans explode when Kevin scores a surprise pin over Ric Flair. Kerry literally leaves girls swooning in his wake. Wrestling will always need its heroes.

“Heaven Needed a Champion” by Jill Floyd

I included this somber performance dedicated to David Von Erich because it illustrates the sense of community World Class epitomized. A young girl from a local choir sang a song written specifically for David after his death. Some people criticized Fritz Von Erich for trying to capitalize on his sons’ deaths, but this was a sweet, emotional, and heartfelt tribute to a wrestler who was adored by the fans. There is an innocence here that has sadly since passed us by.

“You Might Think” by The Cars

The person who posted his gem on YouTube dubbed it “The Greatest Wrestling Music Video of All Time.” I won’t disagree. This campy piece features a “Who’s Who” of superstars gracing the Sportatorium ring, including Andre the Giant, The Junkyard Dog, Killer Khan, and King Kong Bundy (all of whom would be jumping to the WWF a short time later), along with the usual WCCW cast of characters. What stands out most of all is the sense of fun World Class provided, as well as the different wrestling styles and personalities the company featured, from Andre to Stella Mae French. There literally was something for everyone. It was a good time to be a wrestling fan … and one of the main reasons why these videos are still entrenched in my brain almost 30 years after they aired.

— Dan Murphy

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GLOW girl Hollywood discusses their 2011 reunion http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91342/glow-girl-hollywood-discussed-2011-reunion/ http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91342/glow-girl-hollywood-discussed-2011-reunion/#comments Sun, 28 Sep 2014 02:00:41 +0000 http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/?p=91342 GLOW girl Hollywood discusses their time as GLOW stars and what it means to reconnect with their fellow performers.

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The GLOW girls got back together at the 2011 Cauliflower Alley Club reunion.  Here GLOW girl Hollywood discusses their time as GLOW stars and what it means to reconnect with their fellow performers.

GLOW girl Hollywood:

 

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Famed wrestling artist teams up with Steve Austin to put an end to cancer http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91324/famed-wrestling-artist-teams-steve-austin-put-end-cancer/ http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91324/famed-wrestling-artist-teams-steve-austin-put-end-cancer/#comments Sat, 27 Sep 2014 21:00:30 +0000 http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/?p=91324 Famed wrestling artist Rob Schamberger has teamed up with the WWE and “Stone Cold” Steve Austin to put an end to pediatric brain and spinal cancer!

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Famed wrestling artist Rob Schamberger has teamed up with the WWE and “Stone Cold” Steve Austin to put an end to pediatric brain and spinal cancer! Schamberger has donated his painting of Stone Cold, which he painted live in August at SummerSlam, to be auctioned by WWE with 100% of the net proceeds going to The Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation, for the benefit of Connor’s Cure. Named after Connor ‘The Crusher’ Michalek, an 8 year-old boy who passed away from Medulloblastoma, a rare tumor that affects the brain and spinal cord. Donations to Connor’s Cure will provide funds for pediatric brain and spinal cancer research, and medical care for children and their families.

On his painting being included in the auction, Schamberger says, “I couldn’t be more proud and humbled to be a part of such an amazing cause. Connor 3:16 says we’re going to whoop cancer’s ass!” Bidding closes on Tuesday, September 30th so go now to auction.wwe.com (link to just charity items: http://auction.wwe.com/iSynApp/auctionDisplay.action?auctionId=350445 ) to bid on this and the many other historic pieces of memorabilia available for this worthy cause!

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Todd Martin breaks down this weekend’s UFC action, WWE’s next stars http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91351/todd-martin-breaks-weekends-ufc-action-wwes-next-stars/ http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/91351/todd-martin-breaks-weekends-ufc-action-wwes-next-stars/#comments Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:00:55 +0000 http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/?p=91351 Alex Goff and Todd Martin cover all of the recent MMA action, plus they talk about the Shield, the Divas, Brock Lesnar, and more.

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Welcome to OWW Radio! Each week hosts David (@dlb19338) and Alex (@AlexGoff84) will provide perspective to the WWE, TNA, and everything else making news in the world of professional wrestling.   A new episode will be posted each week. This week Alex is joined by one of the show’s favorite guests, Todd Martin of the Wrestling Observer and LA Times. Alex and Todd cover all of the recent MMA action, plus they talk about the Shield, the Divas, Brock Lesnar, Ring of Honor, and who will be WWE’s next rising stars. Don’t miss this entertaining interview!

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  • Website: http://www.f4wonline.com/
  • Twitter: @ToddMartinMMA

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