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[Birthdays & Anniversaries] Chavo Guerrero, Sr. (1949), Scott LeDoux (1949), C.W. Anderson (1971), and James Beard celebrated birthday’s today. Today In Memoriam: Bronko Nagurski (81, 1990), Sam Menacker (79, 1994), Gary Albright (34, 2000), and Mighty Igor (70, 2002)… [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]
[TNA Event] The superstars of Total Nonstop Action (TNA) will bring TNA Live! to Charlottesville, Virginia at the John Paul Jones Arena on Friday, February 6, starting at 7:30 p.m. for an unforgettable night of action.. [reported by Marvin Ward]
[TNA News] The final overall rating for last week’s Thursday’s edition of TNA’s iMPACT was 1.0… [reported by Rich Tate]
[CZW DVD] The second release from the Combat Zone Wrestling (CZW)/Locomotive Vision partnership, “Ultraviolent Cage Fighting… The Construction of Destruction,” was release in stores nationwide on October 28.. It includes several of the most Ultraviolent Steel Cage matches from CZW’s past, featuring John Zandig, Lobo, Wifebeater, Nick Gage, Justice Pain, and many other stars of CZW. For more information, go to www.czwrestling.comwww.myspace.com/czwrestlingwww.locomotivemusic.com
[BANG News] Now on !BANG! TV watch the Number One Woman Wrestler in the world Awesome Kong (As ranked by Pro-Wrestling Illustrated Magazine) challenges “The Claw” Claudia Reiff for the Funking Conservatory Women’s Championship.. !BANG! TV Produced by Marti Funk is a division of the Funking Conservatory Wrestling School and can be seen at http://www.dory-funk.com
[Misc News] Marvin Ward and David Hebner have become business partners opening Ward Hebner Entertainment, a new wrestling company and booking agency out of Virginia. Marvin Ward and David Hebner have stellar backgrounds in the professional wrestling industry. Both men share the same passion for wanting to give fans an alternative to the current product being shown on network TV. Any talent needing serious professional representation without the worries of their pay or travel plans; email Marvin or Dave by going to the official website at www.ward-hebner.com
[Website] Our friend Bret Schwan from the Wrestling Clothesline website has let us know that he has posted his popular and controversial Annual Top 50 Independent Women Wrestler list – to check out who made the cut, go to http://wrestlingclothesline.com/Top50Women2008.htm
[Radio] 1510 The Zone’s “Mouthpiece Wrestling Show” featuring NECW president Sheldon Goldberg and “Manager of Champions” Sean Gorman airs every Friday afternoon from 5 to 6 PM . WWZN is a 50,000 watt AM station and is streamed live on the Internet at www.1510thezone.com
[Radio] Join indy Wrestling faction Team P.C.P members “Pacific Coast Player” JT Evans & “Pacific Coast Professor” James T. Skilz for the Debut of The Overdose Wrestling Radio Show At 7pm Est/5pm PST on Now Live at: http://www.nowlive.com/pcpjtevans
[Article] Irvin Muchnick has a new article on Slam! called “How Vince McMahon Outfoxed Congress” – The release last Friday of a report by Congressman Henry Waxman, the outgoing chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, has proven Stephanie right. Once again, Vincent Kennedy McMahon fought the law, and the law lost.. The full article can be read by going to http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Wrestling/GuestColumn/2009/01/04/7916471.html
[Indy Event] Women Superstars Uncensored (WSU) returns with another huge Double-DVD Taping on 1/10 at The Darress Theatre in Boonton, New Jersey. The event will feature a Steel Cage Match between WSU Champion Angel Orsini and Mercedes Martinez! For a full line-up go to www.WSUWrestling.com
[Indy Event] On Saturday January 10 at 10:00 a.m., WWE Legend ‘The Ugandan Giant’ Kamala will be appearing at the Port Perry Polar Plunge as brave souls challenge the bone chilling cold of Lake Scugog in Port Perry, Ontario. Later that day, Kamala will appear at a Great Canadian Wrestling event in the same town. FOr more information, go to www.GCWE.ca
[Indy Event] Mad-Pro Wrestling presents: “Rise Up IV” LIVE this Thursday January 8th, 2009 in Chillicothe, Ohio at Cardo’s Restaurant & Bar (located at 27 West Second Street). MPW Heavyweight Champions Jon Moxley VS. Chance Prophet headlines this big event. For more info check out WWW.MADWRESTLING.COM
[Canadian Event] The International Wrestling Syndicate’s next show is “Season’s Beatings” Saturday, January 10th at Le Skratch 965 Cure Labelle, Chomedey, Laval, Quebec, CANADA. For a full line-up and detailed preview go to http://www.syndicatewrestling.com or write to [email protected] for more information!
[Australian News] If you are in Australia and are interested in joining the AWF School of Pro-Wrestling and taking the correct steps to becoming a highly skilled pro-wrestler, application for the 2009 Feb-April Semester are being accepted now. Visit http://www.awfwrestling.com.au/awfschool.php of course details and email [email protected] for an application form.
[Training News] On Saturday January 31st, Osamu Nishimura will be conducting Tryout Matches for All Japan Pro Wrestling. NOSAWA Rongai who has connections with companies in Mexico and Canada and will be watching for talent to recommend to those companies. For more information, go to http://www.dory-funk.com
[Training News] Wrestling legend Kevin Sullivan will hold his first ever seminar in NWS wrestling rings on Saturday afternoon, January 31st at the Brick Elks Lodge, 2491 (Old) Hooper Avenue in Brick, New Jersey just before the NWS event later that night, being headlined by Kevin Nash. See www.nwswrestling.com for full schedule.
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