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[Birthdays & Anniversaries] Riki Choshu (1951), Steve Simpson (1962), Super Crazy (1973) and Jack Swagger (1982) celebrated birthday’s today. Today in Memoriam: El Gladiator (1965) and Jerry Monti (57, 1999). .. [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]
[WWE Event] Smackdown’s house show on January 17th, 2009 has been moved to the Civic Center in Charleston, West Virginia. The event was originally going to be held at the Hobart Arena in Troy, Ohio. Go to http://prowrestlingevents.tk or http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com for info about upcoming wrestling shows worldwide.
[WWE Event] WWE will be holding a tri-branded house show at the Savage Arena in Toledo, Ohio on January 24th, 2009. Bell time is 7:30 PM. Tickets go on sale December 13th, 2008 at 10 AM. Go to http://prowrestlingevents.tk or http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com for info about upcoming wrestling shows worldwide.
[DVD News] Kayfabe Commentaries’ latest DVD release could very well be its greatest. A unique concept created on the cusp of a historic Presidential Election in the United States. “The Great Debate ’08” features a lively debate between living legends Bruno Sammartino (WWWF) and Harley Race (NWA). This is a definite MUST SEE for any fan of kayfabe wrestling. Check this and many other KC DVD releases at www.kayfabecommentaries.com
[Canadian Indy News] Scott D’Amore’s Border City Wrestling has come to an agreement with rival promotion Blood, Sweat & Ears, to start a talent exchange program. The exact terms of the talent exchange are not fully known at this time, but will begin on December 13th, at Assumption High School in Windsor, Ontario. Four BSE superstars will be appearing at BCW’s 15th Anniversary Bash: Frankie the Mobster, Xtremo and Assault & Battery (Mike Alias & Kenneth Crisis). They join Detroit’s own, Kevin Nash, the Motor City Machine Guns as well as Robert Roode! Tickets, detailed information, and DVD’s of past events are available at www.bordercitywrestling.com
[Fan Convention] K&S Promotions announced “Wrestlefest: New Year’s Greetings” to be held on Saturday, January 10, 2009 at the Radisson Hotel – 30 Minue Street Carteret, NJ — We have decided to throw our hat in the ring and bring all you deserving fans a special holiday season convention. The following guests will be appearing at Wrestlefest: Abdulah The Butcher, Assassin 1 (Jody Hamilton), referee Nick Patrick, The Patriot (Del Wilkes), “The Russian Bear” Ivan Koloff, “The Russian Nightmare” Nikita Koloff, Raymond Rougeau, Star of the major motion picture “The Wrester” Ernest “The Cat” Miller who will be reunited with his former WCW Manager – Sonny Onoo and Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart. A couple of more guests to be added in the next week. Check out www.kandswrestlefest.com the New Year’s Greetings page to keep up on all the show details,
[Misc News] The Benoit Wikipedia Hacker Police Video Is Up on Irvin Muchnick’s website. The 20-plus-minute interrogation is broken into three parts: PART #1, PART #2, and PART #3…
[Booking Information] Marvin Ward & David Hebner are working exclusively with Bill Behrens of Showbis, Inc out of Atlanta GA to provide promoters the largest ‘One Stop For All’ pro wrestling booking service. From talent to travel, advertising and promotions,to ring rentals and staging. All your needs can be met! For all your industry needs, contact Bill ([email protected]), Marvin ([email protected]), or David ([email protected]).
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