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Extreme Rising Pro Wrestling returns to action on Saturday, December 28 with their debut at the arena located at the infamous corners of Swanson and Ritner in South Philadelphia. Doors open at 6pm and bell time at 7pm. Tickets will go on sale Friday, October 25 at 12 noon eastern time at www.extremerising.com. More information, talent confirmations, and matches will be announced soon. Extreme Rising Pro Wrestling has also inked a deal with a local television station to premiere a weekly TV show beginning on January 1, 2014 into Philadelphia,Read More
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Posted On October 13, 2013By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

DDP Yoga Intern Discusses His Involvement With DDP Yoga

DDP Yoga Intern Dylan Frymer joined the VOC Wrestling Nation. Here are some highlights from the interview. The progress of Jake Roberts: “I want to make it clear that Jake is a year clean off of cocaine. However, he recently had a problem with alcohol that we documented on YouTube. Since then, I’ve been going on the road with Jake as an accountability partner. I keep him accountable to himself. We’re a tag team on addiction. Food is my addiction, and (Jake and I) help each other.” Getting involved withRead More
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Welcome to another addition of Indy Wrestling Spotlight. Lets take a look at some great match-ups from Japan as well a great bout between a WWE daredevil and an indy circuit icon. * Kevin Steen vs. John Hennigan (John Morrison) – Time: 4/20/2013 Place: 2CW Living on the Edge 8 – Tag 2 @ Fairgrounds Arena in Watertown, New York, USA The former John Morrison, known for his innovative use of parkour in his work, has made great use of his time away from the WWE, including having a greatRead More
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Posted On October 13, 2013By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

Pure Pro Wrestling Report – October 13, 2013

Welcome back to another edition of “Pure Pro Wrestling”. This broadcast was a lot of fun and I’m happy to tell you all about it. That being said, we were supposed to have a Zach Gowan match tonight, but that match was nowhere to be found. In any case, here is what we had on tonight’s card. Grizzly House Jones vs. Father Time This was a carny-style match that worked well enough due to the excellent character work of Jones and Time. I’ve spoken of Jones before, but Time isRead More
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Welcome to another edition of Traditional Championship Wrestling. This was an action packed week, so let’s get right to it. Promo: Lance Hoyt cut a promo on wanting to win back the TCW Heavyweight Title. This was a very good promo done with loads of intensity which, sadly, is a trait not all big men seem to have these days. Genetic Perfection vs. Titan w/ Lily – Handicap Match This ended up being a solid bout, with a focus on Titan and his power moves. The team of Genetic PerfectionRead More
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This show is a compilation dedicated to the Experience faction (Scorpio Sky, Big Duke, Christian Cole), with a spotlight put specifically on Scorpio Sky. Keep in mind that these matches are from previous years, so they may not be in the proper order. Additionally, as we view this episode we are “treated” to multiple videos of the Experience at a restaurant, playing the part of our hosts for these matches. Well, isn’t that nice of them? Scorpio Sky vs. Famous B –International Television Championship Match Today’s broadcast starts with anRead More
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WHAT: Truth Martini presents Pro Wrestling HOOPLA WHEN: Thursday, October 10th, 2013 (7:30pm bell time) WHERE: Riverview, Michigan (Rocky’s Pub, located at 12850 Sibley Road) Ladies and germs – Come one, come all! You are cordially invited to a one of a kind, never before seen event of epic proportions. This is the ancient art of professional wrestling with a twist. Come witness Pro Wrestling HOOPLA, presented by “The TV, Super Duper, King Kong, Mega Mega, Managerial Sensation” TRUTH MARTINI! Truth says more craziness will be revealedRead More
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Posted On October 6, 2013By Nathan FavelIn Indy News

Pure Pro Wrestling Report – October 6, 2013

Welcome to the first report for Flint, Michigan’s Pure Pro Wrestling on PWMania. This is a growing indy promotion that deals with newer talent, so you won’t see a litany of major names here. However, you will get the chance to enjoy some fresh faces in pro wrestling. Well, here we go with our first match. Cody Manning vs. Hades Cody is a smaller wrestler with lots of energy and charisma, while Hades is a big fella with intensity. They put on a good indy-level match that got over Cody’sRead More
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Welcome to another edition of the TCW report. This was a good edition of the broadcast, so let’s not waste any more time. Jon Omari vs. John Saxon This was a fine match-up, notable for the excellent showing from Saxon. Methodically paced with lots of back-and-forth action, this match ended with a Tiger Driver and a Texas Cloverleaf, by Saxon, for the win. Also, Kincaid, who is embroiled in the Junior Heavyweight Title feud with Saxon, sat ringside to sell their feud during the off week of their Best ofRead More
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Welcome to part 2 of the “Red Carpet Rumble” Match that will crown the new Hollywood Heritage Heavyweight Champion. Remember, because I may not have made this clear last week, that this match ends with the final two squaring off in a singles match to finish the fight and win the title. As I discussed last time, Shaun Ricker and Willie Mack worked the majority of this match, with Ricker playing the “Shawn Michaels” role here. It must be said, that Ricker has signed with the WWE since this tapingRead More
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My name is Nathan Favel and welcome to the first ever Indy Wrestling Spotlight exclusively on PWMania.com! This regular report is dedicated to unearthing some of the best independent circuit match-ups, featuring the some of the best names of the modern era, from the past, present and future. So, without further ado, let’s just jump right in! * Adam Pearce vs. Adam Cole – NWA World Heavyweight Championship Match – Time: 3/29/2012 Place: NWA Ring Warriors Battle of the Belt @ National Guard Armory in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA BeforeRead More
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The Greg DeMarco Show Hosts: Greg DeMarco, Patrick O’Dowd and Heather Lynn Airing live and on delay at blogtalkradio.com/pwpradio Ring of Honor CEO Joe Koff joined The Greg DeMarco Show to discuss the promotion’s free iPPV stream of Death Before Dishonor through GFL. Ring of Honor’s iPPV history and their prior decision to discontinue with that medium: “The Internet Pay Per Views have very much been a part of presenting our product to a wider audience. We began our relationship with Go Fight Live…they’re a tremendous vendor and I’m notRead More
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Championship Wrestling from Hollywood – September 26, 2013 Report by: Nathan Favel, PWMania.com Indy Reporter Announcers: Stu Stone, Jeff Resnick, Todd Kennely Interviewer: Grant Baciocco I’m Nathan Favel and welcome to my first official report of Championship Wrestling from Hollywood on Mav Tv. If you like a more ring- oriented experience, then CWH is an excellent place to start. Tonight, our main event is called the “Red Carpet Rumble” (Royal Rumble), a match made to crown the newly reinstated Hollywood Heritage Championship. Without further ado, let’s begin… Match 1. LeoRead More
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Welcome to my first official report for PWMania on the indy circuit promotion, Traditional Championship Wrestling. So, without any further ado, let’s begin! This week’s episode was hosted by Matt Rhodes as he recapped the top feuds and angles that are happening in TCW. 1. Titan vs. Alan Steel (I could be wrong, as I’m only recently learning some of the names) 2. Kincaid vs. John Saxon 3. Genetic Perfection vs. The Hounds from Hell 4. Americos vs. The Empire 5. Tim Storm’s heel turn Each feud/angle was recapped nicely,Read More
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Big Vito’s Wrestling Academy is proud to announce a working agreement as the new Official Training and Developmental Center for, Dragon Gate, Evolve, Shine, FIP FROM BIG VITO: This is a great day for all involved. Over the past week, this has been buzzing inside me. I am very proud of this. Working with these groups, which have sent several talents to the WWE main roster and to Japan, I feel like this is the place to be. Right place right time. If your looking to getRead More
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TNA Impact Wrestling star Gunner didn’t have some kind words to say about $5 Wrestling’s iPPV event that was held yesterday. He wrote the following on Twitter about the event: 5 dollar wrestling is a joke to the world of pro wrestling and anyone apart of it is contributing to disgracing this business!! Rt that — Gunner (@TNA_GUNNER) September 8, 2013 Several of $5 Wrestling fans responded back to his comments by writing “fu**gunner” throughout the show every time they interacted on Twitter, including some back and forth with Gunner.Read More
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!BANG! TV Report – A CHARITY SHOW FOR INTERFAITH SERVICES OF MARION COUNTY SEPTEMBER 20, 2013 “The Amazing Kong RETURNS” At the Dory Funk Arena filmed live for !BANG! TV. www.dory-funk.com Professional Wrestling comes to the !BANG! TV Sound Stage in Ocala, Florida Friday September 20th. Support Your Troops 96, “KONGFRONTATION” will feature a Last Woman Standing “Fatal 4-Way Championship Match with Amazing KONG, Hollywood Heather, Claudia “The Claw” Reiff (Champion) and Jessica “Power-House” Hill. Showtime is 7:00pm with doors opening at 6:15pm. Proceeds from this event will go toRead More
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Posted On September 6, 2013By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News, News, Videos

Video: Behind The Scenes Look At The House Of Hardcore 2 Event

A behind the scenes look at the House of Hardcore 2 event:Read More
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Thanks to WrestlingCares.com for the following: “Stronger Than Death” Matt Hardy travels to the Golden State to do battle with the dangerous Daivari one-on-one, but neither man is coming to L.A. alone. The beautiful REBY SKY is joining her man, Matt, and will be in Hardy’s corner for this HUGE special main event! AND RYAN SHAMROCK returns to stand sexy and strong in the corner of her man, Daivari! PLUS!!! CANDICE MICHELLE!!! The return of the former WWE Women’s Champion, Candice comes home to host the second round of theRead More