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Posted On April 28, 2014By Nathan FavelIn Indy News

Ring of Honor TV Report – April 26, 2014

Cedric Alexander vs. BJ Whitmer w/ The Decade This was a pretty good match that featured a lot of good action and some fine storytelling as well. Cedric provided the pace and BJ provided the psychology to make this match into a strong opener. Winner: BJ Whitmer A.C.H. vs. Andrew Everett As far as athleticism, this was the best effort of the night. A.C.H is getting better in every area and continues to have one of the best connections with the crowd of the entire roster. Everett, believe it orRead More
Maryland Championship Wrestling presents Xtreme Measures this Saturday night in Waldorf, MD featuring former WWE Star Matt hardy in action as well as a No Disqualification match for the MCW Heavyweight Championship between the Champion Christian York and the number one Contender Drolix Sat May 3,2014 Unique Sports Academy 109 Post Office Road Waldorf, MD 20602 7:30 PM Bell Time Doors open at 5:30 A Special Meet & Greet with Matt Hardy, Reby Sky, Christian York will begin at 5:30PM when the doors open. You MUST have an event ticketRead More
This past Friday night, April 25th, Absolute Intense Wrestling (AIW) presented Nuthin’ But a “G” Thang in front of a packed Turners Hall in Cleveland, Ohio. Every match was held under Compton Rules which meant No Disqualifications. – Tim Donst defeated Alex Shelley by submission. – Tyson Dux pinned Shane Hollister. – Sparx defeated Veda Scott in a Pick Your Poison match in which Sparx was selected by Gregory Iron to face Scott. During the match, Iron broke a light tube over Scott’s arm which lead to Sparx getting theRead More
Welcome back to the Indy Wrestling Spotlight! This time, we’ll put a focus on former WWE wrestler Colin Delaney, as well as LuFisto. It’s time to turn on the spotlight! Ethan Page vs. Colin Delaney – Absolute Intense Wrestling Based out of Cleveland, Ohio, this promotion, owned by John Thorne, is another excellent promotion that gives many newcomers a chance to shine while working with name talent. This bout, featuring the aforementioned Delaney, is an example of that. You may notice that Colin looks remarkably different from how he didRead More

Posted On April 26, 2014By StaffIn Indy News

Video: CWE TV Episode 73 Featuring Chris Masters

CWE TV is back online with its latest episode and back in a big way! On this week’s edition: Former WWE Star “The Masterpiece” Chris Masters vs. “Super Friend” JJ Sanchez Battle Of The Super Heavyweights “The Mahikan Son” Jess Youngblood vs. “Big” Cliff Corleone Billy Blaze vs. Heavy Metal Plus much more! A new episode of CWE TV can be seen every Friday night at 9:30pm Central Canadian time with the replay airing Saturday at 9:30pm and the following Wednesday at 9:30pm. Across Canada on Bell ExpressVu Channel 592Read More
Roosevelt w/ Boyd Bradford vs. Bushwhacker Luke This was a pretty cool thing to have on the card. It’s not every day that we get the legendary tag team wrestler on an American card, but here he is with Roosevelt, having a fun brawl for all to see. There was nothing truly remarkable here, if we’re being honest. This was not the miracle match that Chris Jericho/Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat from Backlash ’09 was, but it was a lot of fun, nonetheless. Luke worked the crowd like an expert andRead More
WWE Hall of Famer, Gerald Brisco will make a special Appearance on !BANG! TV’s Support Your Troops 104, “Ultimate Impact” coming to the !BANG! TV Sound Stage in Ocala, Florida Saturday May 24th. Showtime is 7:00pm with doors opening at 6:15pm. The card will feature a battle for the Women’s Championship with Hollywood Heather defending the Women’s Championship Belt against Jessica “Power-House” Hill. Also appearing on the card, Former NWA World Champion, Dory Funk Jr., World Champion Hector “Taino” Alicea, Lorenzo Goode, Dalton Drellich, Chris (Da) Larkins, Noah Mayser, JordanRead More

Posted On April 25, 2014By StaffIn Indy News

MCW Body Slam Autism 4 Results – April 25, 2014

Maryland Championship Wrestling Body Slam Autism 4 Friday April 25, 2014 The New Green Room Dundalk, MD 21222 Just about 550 People Jam packed the Green Room in Dundalk Maryland to help Maryland Championship Wrestling Body Slam Autism. The event started with a 10 Bell Salute in memory of The Ultimate Warrior. After the 10 Bell The leader of the Body Slam Autism Movement “WiseGuy” Jimmy Cicero came into the ring and thanked everyone for coming and discussed the importance of early intervention of Autism. The Bruiser defeated MustafaRead More
Empire State Wrestling Saturday, May 17th, 2014 Kenan Center Arena 433 Locust Street, Lockport, NY Autograph Signing: 5:30pm Bell Time: 7:00pm Tickets on sale now at Ticket prices increase $3 at the door on May 17th Featuring: Carlito, Chris Hero, Colt Cabana, Sonjay Dutt, Tony Nese, Gregory Iron, Trent Barreta, Colin Delaney and more! *Carlito vs. RJ City (w/ Brian DeVille) *Chris Hero vs. “Big Time” Bill Collier *Colt Cabana vs. Will Calrissian (w/ The Caesar) *ESW Heavyweight Title Match: Trent Barreta vs. Brandon Thurston vs.Read More
- ROH color commentator and former ECW World Heavyweight Champion, “The King of Old School” Steve Corino has debuted a new podcast on Place To Be Nation titled “The Steve Corino Show”. In the debut episode Corino sits down with former WWE Superstar Domino, better known these days as Cliff Compton. The two talk about baseball, wrestling and Corino answers questions such as who was his toughest opponent and what was his toughest match.Read More
War of the Worlds
- Following are the posters for Ring of Honor and New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Global Wars and War of the Worlds events taking place next month in Toronto and New York City, as released by New Japan Pro Wrestling earlier today.Read More
- Ring of Honor’s #ThrowbackThursday picture is the poster from their original showdown with a Japanese promotion, ROH Live in Tokyo which saw them take on the best of Japanese promotion Pro Wrestling NOAH. On the event, Bryan Danielson (now WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan) defeated Go Shiozaki and Takeshai Morishima defeated Nigel McGuinness to retain the ROH World Championship. #tbt #throwbackthursday #ROH #RingofHonor #ROHinJAPAN — ROH Wrestling (@ringofhonor) April 24, 2014Read More
- In an interview with Wrestling 365, former WCW & WWE superstar Diamond Dallas Page discussed his appearance at the WWE Hall of Fame, the energy backstage, his own personal feelings when Jake Roberts and Scott Hall were inducted, the passing of Ultimate Warrior and more. Highlights of the interview are below: On the energy backstage at the WWE Hall of Fame: “The Hall of Fame was really cool, getting there was the journey, the whole thing with Jake “The Snake” Roberts and Scott Hall. It was great to seeRead More
Sasha Darevko w/ Fidel Bravo vs. Hoss Hogg We kicked off the card with a match that was worked like a brawl. This bout had some fun moments, but was mostly meant to set up the next match. This one ended in a double DQ, so… Winner: No Contest The Suttons vs. The Revolution This was a fine tag match that started during the commercial break. The action was solid and varied enough to stay fresh. This was nothing revolutionary, but it was precisely what was needed for this matchRead More
On Friday night, April 25th, Absolute Intense Wrestling (AIW) will return to the historic Turners Hall (7325 Guthrie Ave, 44102) in Cleveland, OH to present Nuthin But a “G” Thang! Bell time will be at 7:30pm with doors opening at 6:30pm. Coming off the cancellations of future Extreme Rising shows, AIW is offering $10 tickets at the door for this Friday’s AIW event to anyone with an Extreme Rising ticket. AIW invites fans that had plans to see live wrestling in Philadelphia to come witness Alex Shelley’s AIW debut whenRead More
If you are at all familiar with the events surrounding Extreme Rising and the shows that were scheduled for this Friday and Saturday in Philadelphia at the former ECW arena then you also realize that many employees of the company lost work and many of the fans have most likely lost money. Unfortunately events like this are black eyes in the world of independent professional wrestling that we have to continue to deal with. This Friday night Maryland Championship Wrestling presents “Body Slam Autism 4” at the Green Room inRead More

Posted On April 22, 2014By Devis OwensIn Indy News

Extreme Rising Promotion Cancels All Upcoming Events

The problems continue for the Philadelphia-based Extreme Rising promotion. On the heels of champion Luke Hawx walking out of the organization due to differences with owner Steve O’Neil, the promotion has now sent an official text message to fans announcing that their three upcoming shows- two in Philadelphia and one in Pittsburgh have been cancelled. A tough blow to a promotion that once had promise. Below is the official text message sent to ticket holders: EXTREME RISING EVENTS 4/25, 4/26, 5/3 CANCELLED REFUNDS THROUGH YOUR CREDIT CARD & BANK ONLYRead More
Independent Wrestling and former TNA superstar “The Southern Stomper” Luke Hawx talks to’s Jason Freda about his controversial Extreme Rising Title victory and his take on how it all went down- His major feud with Matt Hardy- His stint in XPW and MTV’s Wrestling Society X- What it was really like to work at TNA- Being ‘On Call” For WWE whenever they need a guy- Working WrestleMania Weekend- WildKat Sports- and much more! You can listen to the full interview with Luke Hawx below: You can watch the fullRead More

Posted On April 19, 2014By Nathan FavelIn Indy News

Ring of Honor TV Report – April 19, 2014

Roderick Strong w/ The Decade vs. Cedric Alexander This was an excellent way to start off the night. The story here was that Strong is the veteran who is clamoring for the company’s youth to show he and his cohorts the proper respect. This didn’t really figure into the action itself, but did serve as a strong back-story, nonetheless. Speaking of the action, it was the usual sort of great work that these two have been delivering lately. In the end, Strong found a victory was in his future. Winner:Read More