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[Birthdays & Anniversaries] Hector Guerrero (54) celebrated a birthday today. Henry Irslinger (66, 1954) and Larry Chene (40, 1964)… [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]
[ROH News] The acclaimed “Death Before Dishonor VI” DVD from the Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan is now available at ROHwrestling.com featuring a Four Way Elimination World Title Match pitting Nigel McGuinness vs. Bryan Danielson vs. Tyler Black vs. Claudio Castagnoli and much more. ROH’s Toronto debut “Northern Navigation” featuring Nigel McGuinness vs. Kevin Steen and a wild main event is also available on DVD now for immediate shipping at www.ROHwrestling.com
[SHIMMER News] Midwest women’s wrestling veteran MISS NATURAL will make her debut for SHIMMER – WOMEN ATHLETES on Volumes 21 & 22 of the DVD series at the Berwyn Eagles Club (6309 26th Street) in Berwyn, IL on Sunday, October 19th. — MISS NATURAL – Height: 5’4″ Weight: 145 lbs. Hometown: Golden Valley, MN. Pro Debut: 2000. This eight year veteran of professional wrestling comes to SHIMMER with a decided advantage over many of the recent additions to the roster, most of whom are generally new to the sport. Heavily influenced by Curt Hennig’s wrestling reper toire, M iss=2 0Natural’s training background includes instruction from both Ken Patera and Harley Race to prepare her for battle inside the squared circle. Check out Miss Natural’s MySpace page… http://www.myspace.com/msnatural
[Book News] Harper Collins recently released the first ever book covering the life and times of the self-proclaimed Toast of the Coast, the Sensation of the Nation, the legendary Gorgeous George. “The Outrageous Bad-Boy Wrestler Who Created American Pop Culture” was written by John Capouya and is available in most retail book stores starting September 2nd. You can also order the book via the Harper Collins website, or see a more detailed description, by going here: http://www.harpercollins.com/books/9780061173035/Gorgeous_George/index.aspx
[Radio] Listen to Legends Radio each and every Sunday night from 7-9 PM EST at www.wrestling-radio.com
[Radio] “The Mouthpiece Wrestling Show” with Sheldon Goldberg returns this Friday afternoon at 6 PM EST on WWZN, Boston’s Sport’s Station, 1510 The Zone. WWE Hall of Famer and the voice of Friday Night Smackdown, Jim Ross, will be a guest on the show this week. You can send questions to [email protected] – “The Mouthpiece Wrestling Show” is available on iTunes, Podcast Alley and other podcast sites as a free download. 1510 The Zone’s “Mouthpiece Wrestling Show” airs live every Friday afternoon from 6 to 7 PM. WWZN is a 50,000 watt AM station and is streamed live on the Internet at www.1510thezone.com
[Media] Legends of Pro Wrestling On-Demand Video Series – “Star studded, action packed matches from original television masters. Some matches haven’t been seen in over 30 years!” Rock Parsons has teamed up with Webcastia to provide monthly on-demand Pro Wrestling specials, narrated by greats from the past. Each special will include full matches and discussion, Q&A and facts from the past. Some of the Pro Wrestlers featured in the matches are; Terry Funk, Ivan Putski, Buzz Sawyer, Tully Blanchard, Ricky Morton, Bobby Heenan, Dick the Bruiser, Ernie Ladd, Bruno Sammartino, Andre, Bobo Brazil, Baron Von Ruschke, Mark Lewin, Brute Bernard, Manager Eddie Creatchman, The Shiek, and 6 times World Champion Referee Lou Thesz… The first video, that is now available for on-demand, is hosted by The Masked Superstar and Rock Parsons. The video includes 3 full length matches, with a pay-per-view cost of $7.95. For further information you can email Chuck at Webcastia ([email protected]) or Rock Parsons ([email protected]).
[CZW News] CZW is looking for devoted fans who are interested in helping to promote CZW and its products nationwide. If you are interested in becoming part of the CZW family, send an email to ([email protected]) with your name, phone number, and city and state for more information.
[Misc News] Wrestlers Rescue’s mission is to create awareness and to help raise monies to support the health care needs of Retired Professional Wrestlers due to a career choice in wrestling. To learn more about Wrestler’s Rescue, go to http://WrestlersRescue.Org
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[Indy Event] Raven will be appearing at the Fog City Wrestling event in San Francisco, California on Saturday, October 25th, 2008. Go to http://fogcitywrestling.com for info about FCW..
[Indy Event] This Saturday, October 4th, the road to the “Windy City Classic IV” begins as AAW presents “Reign of Violence.” The show features a huge AAW Heavyweight title match and the debuts of three masked men courtesy of Chikara as Jim Lynam continues to to bring in new and exciting talent.
[Indy Event] Kid Kash, Jerry Lynn and Chase Stevens will be appearing at the Showtime All-Star Wrestling event in Millersville, Tennessee on October 3rd, 2008. Go to http://sawonline.tv for info about SAW .. [reported by Devin Cutting]
[Indy Event] Sylvain Grenier will be appearing at the Association de Lutte Feminine event in Montreal, Quebec, Canada on Friday, October 10th, 2008. Go to http://www.flqalf.com for info about the ALF.. [reported by Devin Cutting]
[Puerto Rican News] This match is for the IWA Hardcore Championship, featuring two great stars. First, the champion, El Mesias, Ricky Banderas (Judas Mesiah in TNA, El Mesias in AAA) defends against Chet “The Jet” Jablonsky in a fierce match. Great hardcore action from these two stars, that catapulted them to fame. Link – http://www.luchalibreonline.tv/video/293209-retro-memories-amenaza-hardcore.html
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