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[Birthdays & Anniversaries] Today In Memoriam: Chris Belkas (63, 1982) and El Santo (66, 1984). .. [reported by Rich Tate of www.GeorgiaWrestlingHistory.com]
[WWE News] WWE and Columbia Records released “VOICES: WWE the Music Vol. 9,” on January 27th – it will feature never-before-available entrance music from WWE superstars Kane®, Randy Orton®, The Great Khali®, Vladimir Kozlov™, Umaga®, R-Truth™ and more – plus WWE Divas Maryse™, Eve™ and Kelly Kelly™. For more information on the CD and where to plurchase it, go here.
[WWE News] Kelly Kelly was on Bubba the Love Sponge on 1/30. She talked about how WWE signed her straight out of high school after John Laurinaitis saw her photo. She trained in OVW for one week (yes, one week) before being brought in for TV, and now she continues to train on her off days in FCW in Tampa. When asked if she makes good money she said the video game cheques were very good and she drives a Beemer. She said she still keeps in touch with ex-BF Andrew “Test” Martin — he wants to go to school to become a personal trainer and occasionally wrestles in Japan. . [reported by Mike Aldren]
[WWE News] There are still thousands of Wrestlemania 25 tickets available. A source at Ticketmaster has told us there are as many as 10,000 seats still available for the 4/5 PPV is Houston, TX. The show has already done over $5 million in advance and is expected to completely sell out once the card is finalised.. [reported by Mike Aldren]
[TNA News] Christy Hemme returned following a serious neck injury on 1/31 for the BSE fed in Brampton, Ontario. She waved to the crowd but didn’t wrestle or take any bumps as has been incorrectly reported else where. The show also featured TNA’s Curry Man, So Cal Val, Tracy Brooks, and Tammy Sytch.. [reported by Mike Aldren]
[NWA News] The National Wrestling Alliance, along with broadcast partner Big Vision Entertainment, announced that “NWA™ Wrestling Showcase” will begin airing on My Network TV affiliate MyUTV Channel 10 in Sioux Falls, SD. The program will run on both Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00 PM beginning Feb. 7th. Then, on March 1, NWA will debut at the Sioux Falls Arena with an action-packed family-friendly live event.
[Indy Event] Pro Wrestling Fusion Presents: “FEAR IS THE MIND KILLER” on Saturday – February 7, 2009 at the Ft. Pierce PAL Center in Ft. Pierce, Florida with Steve Madison vs. The Sheik in a Steel Cage match – Visit: http://prowrestlingfusion.com .. [reported by Shannon Rose]
[Radio] The 1/11 episode of Evan Ginzburg’s Legends Radio co-hosted by Dr. Mike Lano on www.legendsradio.net and www.wrestling-radio.com had an amazing interview with ROH’s Jerry Lynn, Journalist Steve Beverly, William Bitner & Daniel Boyd (Wrestlers/filmmakers/authors/educators), and Jon Snowden- Total MMA book author — the show can be heard at http://www.garageband.com/mp3cat/.UZCMYyiH5KCg/01_01_11_09_Legends_Radio.mp3
[Booking Information] Shannon Rose announced that his Eclectic Media Productions recently signed wrestling DIVA Amy Vitale. Rose will be handling publicity and management for Amy Vitale to not only work with her pro wrestling career but also her acting and modeling career. To schedule an interview, print work, television/film work, music videos, promotional, spokes model, trade, conventions, special appearances, with Amy please contact Shannon Rose at (813) 960-8412 or (813) 389-0801; [email protected]
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