Missouri Wrestling Revival

Giving Back to Midwest Pro Wrestling!

  • Subscribe

  • 2015 MWR Yearbook on Sale

  • 2014 MWR Yearbook on Sale

  • 2013 MWR Yearbook on Sale

  • 2012 MWR Yearbook on Sale

  • 2011 MWR Yearbook on Sale

  • Pro Wrestling Tees

  • My 1-2-3 Cents

  • CAC

  • Rob Schamberger com

  • Shooter Spotlight

  • Sigs From the Bigs

  • Rings and Cages

  • NWA Alliance

  • Windy Wine Company

  • Wrestle Talk Podcast

  • Cold Meal Productions

  • Galaxy Wrestling All Stars Comics

  • Piekutowski Sausage

  • Pubcrawl Podcast

    Pubcrawl Podcast

Posts Tagged ‘Chris Hargas’

Ken Kasa Becomes a Two Time SICW Classic Champion

Posted by flairwhoooooo on October 22, 2017

Photo Jay King

Travis Cook did all he could to keep the SICW Classic Wrestling Championship around the waist of his man Chris Hargas. During a key moment in the match Cook attempted to hit Kasa with a chain but it would backfire when Kasa pushed Hargas into him That did not stop Cook from continuing to interfere as later on he loaded his hand with powder but Kasa was fast enough to knock the powder into the face of the Manager of Champions. While Cook was arguing with SICW Promoter Herb Simmons, Kasa crawled under the ring and came up behind Hagas with a John Woo off the top rope to regain the SICW Classic Wrestling Champion.

Be sure to join SICW next Saturday October 28th at the Caseyville Village hall in Caseyville Illinois.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged: , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

SICW Classic Champion Chris Hargas vs Ken Kasa Oct 21st in East Carondelet, Illinois

Posted by flairwhoooooo on October 8, 2017

“Main Event” for Saturday October 21st in East Carondelet, Champion “Icon” Chris Hargas vs “Ironman” Ken Kasa for the SICW Classic Title. Plus big tag match, Big Troll and AX vs Flash Flanagan and Big Country Clint Poe. Plus the “Tokyo Monster” Kahagas returns to SICW. Also making their SICW Debut, Chief Attakullakulla and “The Beast”.

What a great lineup when SICW returns to the East Carondelet community center at 7pm.

 

You better call now to reserve your seats for this one 618-286-4848.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged: , , , | Leave a Comment »

SICW Father’s Day Spectacular Classic Wrestling Champion Chris Hargas vs. Sean Vincent

Posted by flairwhoooooo on June 4, 2017

 

SICW ALL-STAR WRESTLING

Two weeks until the Fathers Day Spectecular at the East Carondelet Illinois community center. New start time 7pm. Will your Canadian Hero Sean Vincent add the SICW title to the Bruiser Brody Trophy? Is Travis Cook concerned that his Champion “Icon” Chris Hargas could be the shortest running champion in SICW. Join SICW to find out and see the Battle between Flash Flanagan and “Cowboy” Marc Houston.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged: , , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

The Icon Takes Home the Gold – Chris Hargas Wins the SICW Classic Championship

Posted by flairwhoooooo on May 24, 2017

MWR would like to congratulate Chris Hargas for capturing the SICW Classic Wrestling Championship this past weekend at the 58th Anniversary of the Wrestling at the Chase Super show at SICW. Though we do not approve of Hargas’s tactics and that of his manager Travis Cook, there is no denying that in the past year Chris Hargas has upped his game and is deserving of holding this prestigious title.

Brian Kelley – Owner & Editor of Missouri Wrestling Revival

Recap by Patrick Brandmeyer

Flash Flanagan vs. “The Icon” Chris Hargas(w/ Travis Cook), Classic Title Tournament Final, Best-Of-3-Falls Match, Special Guest Referee “The King Of Chaos” Ricky Cruz:

Hargas defeated The Big Texan, Gary Jackson, and Ken Kasa to reach the finals; he was the fresh competitor compared to Flash who had already competed and was favoring his arm. Cruz had plenty of history with both Flanagan and Travis Cook, but he had promised to be unbiased. Cook couldn’t resist getting involved and that led to Hargas winning the first fall; Flanagan attempted to suplex Hargas back into the ring, but Cook grabbed Flash’s foot and held it as Hargas fell on top for the pin in 8:12. Travis kept sticking his nose into the matchup until Ricky finally hauled off and belted him off the ring apron. Flanagan fought back to even the score in 11:05 after a Tree Of Woe double-stomp off the top rope.

As Flash hoped to maintain his momentum, Cowboy Marc Houston made his presence known; Flash left the ring to confront Houston during the rest period between falls. That didn’t end well as Houston ran Flanagan shoulder-first into the ring post…Big Daddy seemed to be encouraging Houston’s actions from the sidelines, so perhaps he’s found a new protégé. Cook demanded that Flanagan be counted out to give Hargas the final fall, but Cruz allowed Flanagan a longer rest period for the sake of fairness. Unfortunately the damage had already been done; Flash did his best to stay in the fight, but Hargas locked on the Crippler Crossface…Flash never surrendered, but he passed out in the hold and the referee called for the bell in 17:23 after three arm drops!

“The Icon” Chris Hargas had become the new SICW Classic Wrestling Champion, much to the delight of his manager who finally had “his” championship back!

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

Who Will Win the SICW Championship this Saturday in East Carondelet, Illinois

Posted by flairwhoooooo on May 17, 2017

Travis Cook‘s man Chris Hargas is already in the finals…. Prior to the main event for the SICW Classic Championship Curtis Wylde, Marc Houston and former champion Flash Flanagan will battle it out for the final spot.

Who will win it?

Does the bye guarantee Hargas the Championship?

That and so much more this Saturday Night.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged: , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

58th Anniversary of the Wrestling at the Chase May 20th Special Guest Abdullah the Butcher

Posted by flairwhoooooo on May 2, 2017

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged: , , , , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

SICW Spring Explosion April 15 Semi Finals Ken Kasa vs. Chris Hargas with Travis Cook

Posted by flairwhoooooo on March 28, 2017

SICW ALL-STAR WRESTLING
Make plans to join SICW for this next big card SATURDAY NIGHT April 15th in East Carondelet Illinois at the community center 823 State street. Call 618-286-4848 to reserve your seats while they last.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged: , , , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

SICW Holiday Spectacular with Jimmy Hart, Ron Powers vs Vic the Bruiser -December 2016 Recap

Posted by flairwhoooooo on January 1, 2017

0

1

3

4

5

Clint Poe & Jimmy D def. Curt Gannon & Cousin Gator

6

7

8

9

10

Bobby D def. The Big Texan by DQ

11

12

13

14

15

16

Gary Jackson & Sean Vincent def. Curtis Wylde & Dave Vaughn

17

18

19

Wrestling legend Jimmy Hart and Santa visit the SICW fans during the intermission.

20

21

22

23

24

Johnny Blade def. Moondog Rover

25

26

27

28

29

30

Cowboy Marc Houston def. Chris Hargas

31

32

33

34

35

36

37

Kongo Kong def. Travis Titan

38

39

40

41

42

Steve Fender def. Ken Kasa by DQ

43

44

45

46

47

48

49

50

51

52

SICW Classic Champ Ron Powers def. Vic The Bruiser

15319154_10211892337009605_6797096724356604284_n

15622155_10211891981680722_2123251051730771964_n

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

SICW November Recap – Vic The Bruiser Costs Brandon Espinosa a Chance for Ron Power’s Classic Title

Posted by flairwhoooooo on December 1, 2016

sicwnovll-16-of-300

sicwnovll-10-of-300

sicwnovll-19-of-300

Dave Vaughn def. Jimmy D

sicwnovll-42-of-300

sicwnovll-56-of-300

sicwnovll-60-of-300

sicwnovll-58-of-300

Curtis Wylde def. Moondog Rover

sicwnovll-72-of-300

sicwnovll-82-of-300

sicwnovll-84-of-300

sicwnovll-89-of-300

Big Jim Hoffarth def. Iceman

sicwnovll-92-of-300

Former Champion Flash Flanagan is set to return.

sicwnovll-107-of-300

sicwnovll-109-of-300

sicwnovll-110-of-300

Johnny Blade def. Sean Vincent
sicwnovll-125-of-300

sicwnovll-143-of-300

sicwnovll-160-of-300

sicwnovll-167-of-300

The Icon” Chris Hargas def. Cowboy Mark Houston

sicwnovll-180-of-300

sicwnovll-186-of-300

sicwnovll-191-of-300

sicwnovll-200-of-300

Gunner says goodbye for now.

Ken Kasa & Daniel Gunner def. “Superstar” Steve Fender & Waco

sicwnovll-207-of-300

sicwnovll-217-of-300

sicwnovll-227-of-300

sicwnovll-230-of-300

sicwnovll-240-of-300

Vic The Bruiser def. Gary Jackson by DQ

sicwnovll-260-of-300

sicwnovll-263-of-300

sicwnovll-276-of-300

sicwnovll-295-of-300

sicwnovll-298-of-300

SICW Classic Champion Ron Powers def. Brandon Espinosa by DQ when Vic the Bruiser attacked Powers

 

15134650_10211608813041683_8631968446092063054_n

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

Ron Powers Explodes on Attila Khan- The Wylde’s Cause World Wide Drama

Posted by flairwhoooooo on August 31, 2016

By Patrick Brandmeyer
Photos Brian Kelley

Note: Patrick Brandmeyer and Brian Kelley arrived late to this event.

Your ring announcer was Drew Abbenhaus; your referees were Nick Ridenour, Jay King, & Denny Thomas.

Bobby D vs. “The Enforcer” Jimmy D: I somehow suspect this may not make it to television, so the particulars of the match may be lost to the ages. All I know is that Bobby won by pinfall in 5:11 (thanks Drew & Doug).

Karim Brigante vs. “The Freestyle Phenom” Jay Howard(w/ Roy Lewis & “The Natural” J.A. Fair): I feel like I’m doomed to eternally miss Fair’s official appearances on wrestling shows; I’ve crossed paths with him at shows in the past, but never when he’s actually booked. I look forward to seeing this one as it was probably a good one, judging by the participants…guess I’ll find out in due time. Reportedly Brigante scored the victory after a roaring elbow in 6:13 (again, thanks Drew & Doug).

“Your Canadian Hero” Sean Vincent & Johnny Blade vs. “Volatile” Curtis Wylde & “Unstable” Dave Vaughn(w/ Wyldefyre): Given the nicknames, that rulebreaker team seems like a surprisingly good fit. Vincent and Vaughn have the current feud, but the history between Vincent and Wylde is extensive and well-documented.
SICWAUGLL-7

SICWAUGLL-10

SICWAUGLL-30

Blade ran afoul of Vaughn in July in more ways than one, as Vaughn scored a cheap win over him via low blow. Vincent & Wylde brawled out of the building…THAT would have been a fine time for me to walk in the door if I’d arrived a few minutes later.

SICWAUGLL-34

Wyldefyre tripped up Blade and Vaughn capitalized with the double-underhook DDT for the win in 9:49.

Moondog Rover vs. Waco(w/ Big Daddy): Circumstances beyond his control have left Big Daddy reaching for proteges, it would seem. Ax Allwardt has been MIA; Bubba Troll is out with injury issues and Vaughn was cut loose from the stable a few months back.

SICWAUGLL-47

SICWAUGLL-45

Of course Moondog remains OVAH~!. but the impeccably-attired Big Daddy had to be sure his new charge made a strong impression.

Moondog nearly won with his version of the World’s Strongest Slam, but a distraction by the manager allowed Waco to get the rollup pin with a handful of denim in 5:47.

“Night Train/Gorgeous/Great One” Gary Jackson vs. Big Jim Hoffarth vs. “The Tokyo Monster” Kahagas(w/ Travis Cook): This match would determine the next challenger to the Classic Title. I could have sworn a previous TV show had set up a Hoffarth vs. Wylde & Wyldefyre handicap match of some kind, but I guess I was mistaken. Kahagas had made a splash in his SICW debut with a surprising clean win over the veteran mainstay Jackson.
SICWAUGLL-60

SICWAUGLL-63

SICWAUGLL-66

This one was surprisingly short; Kahagas had Jackson cornered, but sidestepped as Hoffarth charged with an avalanche. The big man hit Gary by mistake, leading to Kahagas disposing of Hoffarth with a roundhouse kick to the head before pinning Jackson in 5:55. Kahagas is the new number-one contender to the Classic Wrestling Championship and he appears to have the number of Gary Jackson.

“Ironman” Ken Kasa & “Dead Sexy” Daniel Gunner vs. Brandon Espinosa & “The Icon” Chris Hargas(w/ Travis Cook): Oddly, this was the only one of the three matches featuring Travis’ charges where he provided his own introductions. Espy and Hargas added their two cents; Hargas has shown a lot of improvement on his mic work in recent months.

SICWAUGLL-79

Kasa has been feuding with Travis Cook’s Organization in general and Hargas in particular, culminating in last month’s 30-Minute Ironman Match victory over Hargas. Kasa got Cook in the ring for five minutes and humiliated him by pulling down his pants, revealing his trademark Spongebob Squarepants boxer shorts…bwahahaha. As a result, Travis promised a reward to either of his proteges if they did some damage to Kasa in this tag match.
SICWAUGLL-87

SICWAUGLL-93

The TCO were a slightly more cohesive unit in this one, having done a lot of damage in recent months with the spike piledriver…when they teased the double-team move on Gunner, the referee warned them against it only to be blatantly decked by Espy.

SICWAUGLL-94

That drew a disqualification in 9:53 as Espy and Hargas delivered the spike piledriver…Gunner had to be stretchered out of the ring, leaving Kasa to vow revenge for his partner’s injury.

Miss Monica Passeri vs. Paloma Starr: Despite being a fan favorite in her previous SICW apperance(vs. Lucy Mendez), Paloma was a rulebreaker on this night.
a>

Notably, Brigante and Monica are fan favorites here…both have struck me as being extremely friendly and courteous in person. Monica had some clothing issues as her T-shirt was ripped, so she was covering herself for a good portion of the matchup. This actually led to a fan throwing her a jacket at one point!

SICWAUGLL-146

SICWAUGLL-148

 

SICWAUGLL-159

SICWAUGLL-175

Curtis Wylde & Wyldefyre made their way to ringside for a closer look at the bout; Monica overcame both opponent and wardrobe malfunction as she won with an X-Factor(sitout faceslam) in 8:07.

SICWAUGLL-185

The Wyldes cornered Monica afterwards, as apparently Wyldefyre has exclusive rights to female presence in this promotion…that brought out Karim Brigante to back up his lady and set up a mixed tag match for September 17th.

SICWAUGLL-207
Wylde threatened to send them back to Italy by getting their work visas revoked…and that somehow turned into an official stipulation for the matchup. However, the Wyldes will be booted from SICW if THEY lose…huh. Wyldefyre hasn’t been in a lot of official matches; her previous action took place at South Broadway almost ten years ago against Jennifer Starr, so it’ll be interesting to see how she does in next month’s mixed tag.

Ron Powers vs. Attila Khan(w/ Travis Cook), no-DQ match for the Classic Title:

SICWAUGLL-220

These two traded falls in last month’s best-of-three-falls six-man tag, setting up this bout. The referee checked Khan for weapons and found his fork, only to Travis to remind him of the stipulation so it was all for naught. As you might expect from the personalities involved, they didn’t wait long before throwing fists and brawling out of the ring. This scared the bejeezus out of some kids in my section, who were left crying and wanting to go home!

SICWAUGLL-234

SICWAUGLL-240

SICWAUGLL-244

SICWAUGLL-246

SICWAUGLL-252

SICWAUGLL-258

I dare say that Chuck Taylor(err, DUSTIN) has nothing on these two. Chairs flew, Khan bled, and miraculously they made it back to the ring. Travis instructed Khan to wedge a metal garbage can between the turnbuckles, but the momentary loss of focus allowed Powers to avalanche him from behind.

Khan was sandwiched between his opponent and the trash can and turnbuckles, giving Powers the opening to finish with the RKO in a brisk 4:34!

SICWAUGLL-260

Chaos erupted after the bell as Brandon Espinosa and Chris Hargas hit the ring to attack Powers along with Khan. Ken Kasa and Gary Jackson joined the fray, as did Kahagas…ending the show with a staredown between Powers and Kahagas, who will face each other for the title on September 17th.

SICWAUGLL-280

SICWAUGLL-272

So two matches are set up for the next East Carondelet show…

0

13901532_10210570331320289_3106832854029595348_n

14102497_10210715187061592_2429580381427250944_n

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a Comment »

 
%d bloggers like this: