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[Birthdays & Anniversaries] Missy Hyatt (1963 or 1964) and Justin Credible (1973) celebrated birthday’s today. Today in Memoriam: Sandor Szabo (60, 1966), Stu Hart (88, 2003), and Rey Urbano (2007). .. [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]
[SHIMMER] SHIMMER Women Athlete’s is starting a wrestling school for women wrestlers with Daizee Haze as the trainer. The first class begins October 27, 2008 – This is a 6 month course and there will be a minimum of 8 classes a month. Training will be Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings. The school is located at the Ring of Honor Wrestling facility in Bristol, PA (close to I-95 and the PA turnpike) and includes a full size ring, weight lifting equipment, a video library, and other resources. For more information or questions please email Daizee at [email protected] or visit http://www.shimmerwrestling.com
[SHIMMER Bio] One of Cherry Bomb‘s home promotions is Association de Lutte Feminine in Canada. You can find out more about ALF at http://www.flqalf.com/ or check out Cherry Bomb’s MySpace at http://www.myspace.com/cherry_bomb_69 for more information.
[Misc News] Fan and Former ECW and WWE Star sent in an email to Wrestling-Radio.com noting that he has be falsley advertised for the upcoming ECW Reunion. It should also be noted this event is hosted by Nathan Ward and NOT Justin Credible. Balls Mahoney has also been falsely advertised for this event. Source – Wrestling-Radio.com .. [reported by Ben Kerin]
[TNA Article] Two days after Johnny Devine walked away from TNA, he and SLAM!’s Jason Clevett had a lengthy conversation to discuss why. The first of the two-part interview is now available at SLAM! Wrestling, with part two running on Friday. http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Wrestling/2008/10/15/7087101.html
[TNA PPV] According to the Viewers’ Choice Canada website, the TNA Final Resolution pay-per-view will be held on December 7th, 2008 in Orlando. The event was originally going to take place on December 14th, 2008 but the WWE Armageddon pay-per-view got moved to that date. Go to http://prowrestlingevents.tk or http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com for info about upcoming wrestling shows around the world.
[Radio] Jetta of “The International Home Wrecking Crew” was one of the guest (along with Bret Hart) on this week’s edition of Rumble Radio. You can download the show to hear the interview at the link below. http://www.rumbleradioonline.com/10-14-08.mp3
[Indy Event] Pro Wrestling LIVE presents “WANNA BE STARTIN’ SOMETHING” on Saturday November 29th at ACE Arena in Union City New Jersey.. Featuring Jimmy Rave vs Delirious, Sterling James Keenan vs John Walters, and Alex Shelley vs. Azrieal vs. Rob Eckos – plus Traci Brooks vs Daizee Haze and Shannon Moore will be in Action! Contact [email protected] for information..
[Indy Event] Forgotten Championship Wrestling (www.fcwrestling.net) presents its inaugural event: BARE BONES 2008 on November 15, 2008 at the Brooklyn Lyceum in Brooklyn, New York. Scheduled to compete; Jim Powers, Romeo Roselli, Angel Orsini, Rhett Titus, Alex Sugarfoot Payne, Ernie Osirus and many others. Information and tickets ($25) available at www.fcwrestling.net or www.brownpapertickets.com/event/45252/ .. [reported by Evan Ginzburg]
[Indy Event] World-1 South presents The 3rd Annual Old School Tag Team Tournament on Saturday, November 8, 2008 at Buck’s Place in Ellaville, Georgia. Featuring The Rock N Roll Express, the NEW Heavenly Bodies, the Heartbreak Express, the Dark City Fight Club, the Lifeguards, and many other teams. For more information, go to http://awaworld1south.com
[Book News] Bruno Lauer, known professionally as Downtown Bruno or Harvey Wippleman (WWF), has published his hilariously entertaining biography, entitled “Wrestling with the Truth” though Scott Teal’s Crowbar Press (www.crowbarpress.com). The book was launched at this year’s Cauliflower Ally Club reunion but will be available to the public through 1wrestlinglegends.com – I had the honor of being one of the proof readers for this book and I am thrilled to endorse the book and proclaim that Bruno’s story will open your eyes to the world of pro-wrestling and make you laugh out loud.
[WSU DVD’s] Women Superstars Uncensored announced their latest releases; 8/22 “Us vs Them” and 8/23 “Another Brick in the Wall” through the DOI website. These DVDs will retail for $12.95 each, but you can get both DVDs for only $25 (This sale will expire on 9/7)! To order directly visit: http://www.declarationofindependents.net/doi/pages/wsuaugustsale.html
[Misc Info] Tiger Khan- Fire in the Blood premiers at the Pioneer Theater in New York’s East Village on October 26th at 9PM. Tickets are $10.00 each ($6.50 students/seniors/members). A Q&A with filmmakers Evan Ginzburg & Franco Frassetti follows the showing. Hear more about the film on the 3rd Annual Tiger Khan Memorial Radio Tribute Sunday night October 19th from 7-9PM EST on Evan Ginzburg’s Legends Radio (co-hosted by Dr. Mike Lano) and heard live at www.legendsradio.net and www.wrestling-radio.com (archived 24/7 at same stations).
[Booking Information] Sid Vicious is currently accepting bookings through Top Notch Wrestling Bookings. He is available for autograph signings, meet-and-greets, and wrestling matches. Serious Inquiries Only! Contact The Office At: (503)995-1224 or by email at [email protected] — A full list of talent available can be found at http://www.myspace.com/topnotchwrestlingbookings
[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]).
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