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Pro Wrestling Phoenix Returns on Wed Jan 27th to the Waiting Room Lounge in Omaha, Ne

Posted by flairwhoooooo on January 25, 2016


PWP Live presents:
WrestleRama V

All the action and excitement of PWP returns to The Waiting Room Lounge on Wednesday January 27th, with WrestleRama V! All the top competitors from PWP will compete, including:

*** PWP Champion MARK STERLING defending against Official PBR Pro Wrestler, “THE ANARCHIST” ARIK CANNON!!!

*** PWP Rising Phoenix Champion ZAC JAMES defends against PAT POWERS

*** #1 Contender’s Match for the PWP Championship – BRANDEN JUAREZ takes on The Greece Pit’s L-RAY

All this and much more, featuring:


Wednesday January 27th

The Waiting Room Lounge
6212 Maple St.
Omaha, NE

Tickets just $10 – available at Etix.com – or at the door while they last.

Doors at 7:30 PM, Bell Time 8:00 PM



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PWCS Presents: The St. Louis Invitational Feb 20th

Posted by flairwhoooooo on January 25, 2016

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The 2015 PWCS Season has come to a close and we have crowned the Resurgence as the 2016 Champions! PWCS now enters its off-season as we prepare to get the 2016 regular season going this spring.

But in the mean time, we can’t deprive our loyal fans the best pro wrestling action around for that long! PWCS decided they would use to the off-season time to host a one night only tournament! In a league built around teams, this one night only tournament will recognize some of the top individual performers in PWCS so far. This will be a grueling test as the winner will have to wrestle three matches to come out on top! Who is going to prove they are the standard to match in 2016? Find out at the St. Louis Invitational Tournament!

Football has the pro bowl, hockey and baseball have the all-star game and now PWCS has the STLI!

Tickets At: WWW.PWCSWrestling.com
Front Row: $12 ($15 at the door)
Adult General Admission: $10 ($12 at the door)
12 & Under General Admission: $8 ($10 at the door)

We will hold this exciting new event in our lineup at a new venue! KG’s Sportsbar and Banquet Center! We can’t wait for you to see it!
This amazing new venue is at 5050 Nameoki Rd in Granite City, Illinois. For Granite natives, it is formerly AMF Bowl-land next to Tr-City Speedway!

***Non-Tournement Action***
Gary Jay & Pierre Abernathey
JoJo Bravo & Makaze

Quarter Final Match:
Mat Fitchett
Louis Lyndon

Quarter Final Match:
Davey Vega
Everett Connors

Quarter Final Match:
Adam Caster

Quarter Final Match:
Zakk Sawyers
Mark Sterling

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RIP Archie Gouldie The Mongolian Stomper

Posted by flairwhoooooo on January 24, 2016

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New Breed Wrestling 2016 Update – Returns on March 26th

Posted by flairwhoooooo on January 24, 2016

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From the office of New Breed Wrestling.

Our first update of the new year is upon us, and we’re starting to hear from fans asking about what might be in store this year for New Breed Wrestling. Let’s jump right in!

Our first event of the year will be our 1 year anniversary in Eldon on Saturday, March 26th. With the holiday on Sunday we’ve decided to kick things off a little earlier than normal, doors will open at 5:00 and the action will start at 6:00. As always our ticket outlet will be Rent-A-Center of Eldon, and tickets will go on sale February 2nd.

Two of the questions we’ve heard the most will be answered when The Math Magician and The Iceman will face off in a mask vs. dress match as promised by NBW Commissioner Wild Wade Chism. Also, the high flying Riegel Twins will be making their return to NBW to take on Guns and Beer.

We also have some new faces this time around as Paloma Starr will be facing Stacey O’Brien, and Mark Sterling will be coming to town to call out Trevor Murdoch. We hope to have a statement from Mr. Sterling soon.

Our second show of the year will be in Sedalia, more details are coming soon!

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Davey Richards ln Action this Saturday at Dynamo Pro Wrestling in Wood River, Illinois

Posted by flairwhoooooo on January 22, 2016

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TNA Superstar Davey Richards has been added to this Saturday’s event in Wood River, IL., his opponent……. none other than Mike Outlaw!

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-Brandon Aarons & Garrett Shanks vs. The Viking War Party(Alexandre Rudolph & Jake Parnell)
-Keon Option vs. Jayson Khaos
-Alpha Class(Danny Adams & Paco Gonzalez) vs. The Professionals(Shawn Santel & Mauler McDarby)
-Evan Morris vs. The Snitch

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This Saturday Night in Petersburg, Illinois 2016 Ryan Buckley Tournament

Posted by flairwhoooooo on January 22, 2016

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First round pairings include
Jeff Cobb v Blake Edward Belakis
Jeremiah Plunkett v Ruff Crossing
Tyson Dux v Odinson
Rude Boy Riley v 4 way elimination winner

PLUS Franchise title champ “Dirdey” Jake Dirden v Justice Jones
, Tag champs Team IOU v Carnivore Club, 4 way elimination…Shane Sabre v Craig Mitchell v Johnny Wisdom v Randy Ray

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Metro Pro Wrestling Ricky Morton Meet and Greet By Debbie Chmidling

Posted by flairwhoooooo on January 22, 2016

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Ricky Morton, famously one half of the Rock ‘N Roll Express (with Robert Gibson) was on hand to add stories and answer questions about his time in wrestling. He opened by stating, “I am not a Saturday Night Special, this business is what I love.” He is 59 years old, has seven kids, seven grandkids and still wrestles. He said he still doesn’t know he’s old until he sees a recent photo of himself. He wrestles and teaches wrestling because it is all he knows. He said he quit smoking about 2 years ago and gained 35 pounds. Morton has chosen his last match and it will be Ric Flair in February 2016 in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

The last time he wrestled in Kansas City was 1989 at Memorial Hall and it snowed like hell. The dressing rooms weren’t heated and they had to trudge through deep snow to get to the building. It was Rock N Roll Express vs British Bulldogs. He said he never did get warm that night. He was surprised it wasn’t snowing when he got to Kansas City this time.

On the origin of Rock N Roll express, he was in South West Championship Wrestling with his partner Ken Lucan. He had wrestled in Memphis when Jeff Jarrett and Jerry Lawler were working together. Lawler and Jarrett had a falling out, so Lawler invited him back to Memphis and paired him with Robert Gibson. Lawler bought their wrestling gear at a flea market. The first ring gear bought by Gibson was from Frederick’s of Hollywood. (Now we know how spandex got into wrestling.) Rock N Roll Express were the first to come to the ring to music. Morton and Gibson were partners for 33 years.

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Talking of gimmick matches and high-risk moves, Morton contends “It’s just part of the job.” When asked about the chloroform match, Morton stated the Bill Dundee and Bill Watts came up with the idea. He said territories, bookers and other wrestlers depended on each other and the same gimmicks and ideas were used from one territory to the next. 1994 saw one of the best angles in Memphis when Macho Man Randy Savage put him through a table. Morton “…laid there like I couldn’t move, but did not get hurt.” He is still kayfabe. He says he “tries to teach the magic, to make the fans believe.” When asked how many drinks to agree to a scaffold match, Morton said the first time was in Shreveport, Louisiana. He said “There were no drinks involved, we just did it because it was something different. We liked to be innovators.”

When Vince bought out all the territories and bought up all their videos, he started uploading them to the WWE network. No wrestlers in these matches were paid royalties for the matches Vince uploaded. They have uploaded videos of some of the bloodiest matches Morton ever participated in. There is no contract and there are no royalties. Doug Summers sued the WWE for royalties, lost the suit and now has to pay WWEs legal fees.

When Rock N Roll Express were members of the York Foundation at WCW they were scheduled to wrestle in Knoxville, Tennessee. There were no contracts and they were facing Doom. Gibson had been injured at home prior to the match. Morton told him to just get to the ring and stay on the apron. When Gibson tagged in, he fell to the ground and Time Warner paid for everything for a year.

Smokey Mountain Wrestling was owned by Ricky Rubin of Black Crows. It closed because Jim Cornette was leaving to go to WWE. Nash and Bischoff were at WCW and put the company $600 million in the red. Goldberg, Kevin Nash and Bret Hart still had three years on their contracts. They sat and collected the money without ever working.

Upon being asked if he envisioned ever going into the Hall of Fame, he spoke of Rock ‘N Roll Express being brought to WWE by Jim Cornette where they made a mark, especially with Midnight Express but they didn’t stay for long because people weren’t taking care of each other and were getting hurt. He doesn’t think he, or Rock ‘N Roll Express will ever go into the WWE Hall of Fame, but that doesn’t bother him. Morton said “The real hall of fame, The Wrestling Observer Hall of Fame is in Waterloo, Iowa and I was voted in in 2014.”

When asked about Michaels and Janetty stealing their gimmick, Morton said it was a compliment. Michaels patterned himself after Morton. During the time Gibson was injured, Morton and Flair were tearing it up around the country and they wanted to put the belt on Morton. Morton declined because he didn’t want Gibson left behind in the shuffle.

He doesn’t watch wrestling, but as soon as class starts, they catch him up pretty quick.
He was well acquainted for the Von Erichs. He said he knew them all and has a great deal of sadness for Kevin as his mother recently passed away. He said “…they were all into crazy stuff as kids and it just caught up with them.”

Morton told a story about Lawler and his artwork. They were doing a show in a Catholic School when they saw a nun coming toward them. She asked if they knew any artists and he started raving about the talents of Jerry Lawler. The nun took them to the bathroom where they saw artwork on the door. Mickey had Minnie bent over…

When he was in ECW he was wrestling Bam Bam Bigelow and there was a fan calling for spots. Morton turned to the guy and said, “The heel calls the match. Sit down and shut up!”Morton owns the School of Morton in Chuckey, Tennessee. He said, “I gave my life to this business and I’m still out here!”

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MWR was thrilled to have Debbie Chmidling share with us this great recap of the meet and greet with Ricky Morton from Metro Pro Wrestling. Be sure to check out Debbie’s great recaps in the upcoming MWR Yearbook that will also feature this one as well as ECW Legend Tommy Dreamer and Jim Cornette.

Metro Pro Wrestling returns to Turner Rec Center in Kansas City, KS, on Saturday, January 30, for our first event of 2016! Doors open at 6:15 p.m. Event starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale now!

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– Metro Pro Championship Match: Jeremy Wyatt (c) vs. The Beer City Bruiser. As always, if Wyatt loses, he’s fired.
– ECW/SMW/NWA/WWF star Tracy Smothers vs. The Math Magician
– Brass Ring Challenge – The Winner gets a Metro Pro Championship title shot whenever they wish! Jake Dirden vs. Mark Sterling vs. Devin Thomas vs. Kraig Keesaman
– Women’s Tag Team Match: Angelus Layne/D’Arcy Dixon vs. Lucy Mendez/Miss Natural
– Metro Pro Tag Team Title Match: Kobra Kai Dojo vs. The Riegel Twins
– “Yoga Monster” Mike Sydal vs. Jon Webb
– Also in action: Central States Champion Ace Steel, Kansas Champion Redwing, The Commission, The King Brothers, the KC Wolves, Kiyoshi Shizuka and more!

Front Row: SOLD OUT
General Admission: $15
Kids 5-12 (Does not count front row): $10
Under 5: Free

Tickets on sale now!

Metro Pro Wrestling on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/KCMetroPro

Check out Metro Pro Photos on Facebook: Metro Pro Wrestling Photos

Metro Pro Wrestling airs every Saturday night on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel at 11 p.m. The show replays several times during the week! Check local listings for details.

Time Warner Cable SportsChannel is a regional 24-hour sports network, and it is the ONLY place you can see Metro Pro Wrestling! Catch us on:

• Time Warner Cable SportsChannel – Channel 30 & 323
• Time Warner Cable SportsChannel 2 – Channel 324
• Time Warner Cable Nebraska
• Comcast Cable Channel 44 & 258
• WOW! Cable – Lawrence 37

Turner Rec Center is located at 831 S. 55th St, Kansas City, KS.
For more information, call Metro Pro at (816) 974-7160.

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MWR Top Draws Dartallion Allen Jr Randy Orton

Posted by flairwhoooooo on January 21, 2016

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Email Dartallion21x@gmail.com
Instagram and Twitter: Dartallion21x
9×12 Bristol board sketch : $25/ with grey tones $35
11×14 Bristol board sketch $35
/ with grey tones $45
11×17 Bristol board sketch $45/ grey tones free
Digital color prints 8×10,11×14,11×17
$10, $15, $20

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Brandon Aarons Will be live today at 11:30 with Doug Jenkins on WBGZ 1570 AM/94.3 FM

Posted by flairwhoooooo on January 21, 2016

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Today at11:30 AM, join Dynamo Pro Wrestling’s Brandon Aarons as he appears on the “Let’s Talk” program with Doug Jenkins on WBGZ 1570 AM/94.3 FM discussion the upcoming Dynamo Pro Wrestling event this Saturday night at the Douglas Club in Wood River, Illinois. If you would like to call in to the show, please call (618) 465-1570.

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Joe Blanchard to enter Tragos/Thesz Hall of Fame

Posted by flairwhoooooo on January 20, 2016

WATERLOO, Iowa—One of professional wrestling’s most instrumental figures will be inducted into the George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame. Joe Blanchard will be inducted as a Distinguished Member at the 2016 George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame induction weekend on July 21-23.

Blachard made his professional wrestling debut in 1953 in Calgary for Stampede Wrestling. He teamed with Lord James Blears to hold the Hawaiian Tag Team title throughout 1958 and 1959. Blanchard held the NWA Texas championship during 1963 and 1964, as well as the World Class Texas title in 1966. In 1978, he founded Southwest Championship Wrestling in San Antonio, where he retired from active competition after a 25-year career. Joe Blanchard is the father of Tully Blanchard, who was a member of the Four Horsemen.

Blanchard died on March 22, 2012.

“Joe was a pioneer for modern professional wrestling,” said Bill Murdock, winner of the Lou Thesz Award in 2007 and a member of the Hall of Fame selection committee. “His tremendous wrestling and athletic skills are only eclipsed by his tremendous promotional skills. Joe put Texas wrestling on the map. He is also the patriarch of the one the greatest families in professional wrestling. It is an honor for us to induct him into the Hall of Fame.”

The National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum will continue to release honorees into the 2016 George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame.

All-access passes to the George Tragos/Lou Thesz Hall of Fame induction weekend are available for $100. They can be pre-ordered by contacting the Dan Gable Museum at dgmstaff@nwhof.org or by calling (319) 233-0745.

A full schedule of events will be released on a later date.

2016 Hall of Fame induction class
George Tragos Award—Chael Sonnen

Lou Thesz Award—TBA
Jim Melby Award—Dave Meltzer

Frank Gotch Award—TBA

Distinguished Member (living)—TBA

Distinguished Member (posthumous)—Joe Blanchard

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