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Posted On December 15, 2010By Gabe SapolskyIn Indy News

EVOLVE Update; Year End Awards, Exclusive Footage, More

We haven’t set out an EVOLVE update in a long time, here’s some news: -EVOLVE is currently asking you to vote on the 2010 EVOLVE Year End Awards. Please go to www.EVOLVEwrestling.com and vote. The categories are listed on the EVOLVEwrestling.com News Ticker on the bottom of the page. -EVOLVE is set to release the raw footage of the much talked about Homicide/Jon Moxley angle from its last event. In a unique twist, this footage will be released exclusively in the EVOLVE email newsletter in the form of a download.Read More

Posted On December 15, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

Interview: In the Room With Don West

This week, TNA’s own DON WEST steps IN THE ROOM with PWI contributing writer Brady Hicks, DJ, and Kevin McElvaney to talk TNA Wrestling, announcing, managing The Amazing Red, and all of TNA’s great holiday dealsssssss on shoptna.com … including a few scoops that HAVE YET TO BE RELEASED! All that, plus WWE’s Slammy’s are discussed, and Brady announces the show’s own year-end awards … THE WHO’S SLAMMY’S! Check it out at thebradyhicks.com. For a direct link to the show: http://thebradyhicks.com/podpress_trac/web/556/0/December%2013.mp3 DON WEST, ON THE CHANGES SINCE TNA’S ORIGINS: AsRead More

Posted On December 13, 2010By Kris ZellnerIn Indy News

The Lucha Report For December 13

NEWS EMLL decided to ditch the poll they were running online to determine the 3rd man in the Metro/Stuka Jr. team that held the Mexican National Trios Titles and they have decided to vacate the titles to hold a tournament starting on 12/19 at Arena Coliseo. Pierroth appeared at a tribute show in Neza on Saturday where he had to be helped to the ring and he cut a promo for the fans which was sad because before his health issues, Pierroth was one of the best promo guys inRead More
December 13th, 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DGUSA Announces Entire Open The United Gate Tournament PHILADELPHIA- Dragon Gate USA will finally crown its first tag team champions when the promotion returns to action in January. The titles will be known as The Open The United Gate Championship. We have all the details of the tourney, but first two important notes: -Tickets are now on sale at www.DGUSA.tv for DGUSA’s first show in Burlington, North Carolina on April 1st. -The www.DGUSA.tv 25% off DVDs, shirts & hats sale ends tomorrow (Tuesday) morning.Read More

Posted On November 22, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News, News

Video: ROH On HDNet Preview For Tonight; Matches & More

The following is a preview of tonight’s Ring of Honor on HDNet show: -Davey Richards vs. Shawn Daivari -Colt Cabana vs. Erick Stevens -Daizee Haze vs. Sara Del ReyRead More

Posted On November 22, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News, News

Lucha Libre USA Talent Shot & Killed in Atlanta Nightclub

AJC.com is reporting that Lucha Libre USA wrestler Chris Long was shot and killed at The Atlanta nightclub Shooter Alley yesterday. Long, who was working at the club as a bouncer and police believe he was shot in retaliation to throwing out unruly guests. Lucha Libre USA CEO Steven Ship was quoted as saying “[Long] lived for pro wrestling. He was very loved by the fans. He was a bigger than life character both on TV and in person.”Read More
Here’s some late news & notes going into this Saturday’s EVOLVE event in Union City, NJ at the intimate ACE Arena: -2009 Miss Howard Stern and Playboy model Reby Sky will be available for autographs and pictures at this Saturday’s event. She will be part of Larry Dallas’ VIP party at the ACE Arena. We don’t even know what to expect from this. -1st & 2nd row tickets are $5 off as part of a special sale until TONIGHT. There are only two 1st row tickets left. Don’t tell anyone,Read More

Posted On November 17, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

CHIKARA: Mister ZERO, Jolly Roger & Max Boyer Returns

This Saturday, November 20th, CHIKARA will play the Palmer Center in Easton, PA for the last time this year. Before the card begins, fans will have a chance to mingle with many of CHIKARA’s finest – both past and present – during a Meet n’ Greet scheduled for 5:30 pm. A very special card has been assembled for this event, and headlining will be a unique match we call the “Golden Dream.” Eight former Young Lions Cup champions will strive to survive in an elimination 8-man tag match! This willRead More

Posted On November 17, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

ROH News: Kevin Steen Puts El Generico’s Mask On EBay

After the challenge was accepted last night on ROH, the same mask that Kevin Steen took at Glory By Honor IX is now up for auction. Find the listing here – http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=150521330968#ht_500wt_1156 Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. As promised. This is the mask that has hidden evil for the last 5 years. Generico has worn this his entire career, all over the world, shielding himself from the ugliness that needs to be exposed. I ripped this off his head a few months ago in an attempt to showRead More

Posted On November 17, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

Final Card For Sunday’s CHIKARA Return To Philly; Homicide

CHIKARA Pro Wrestling sent PWMania.com the following: This Sunday, November 21st, CHIKARA will make one last appearance at the ECW Arena before our epic 9th Season comes to a close! Director of Fun Dieter VonSteigerwalt said he was looking to find a suitably “dangerous” opponent for Eddie Kingston, and indeed he has – in former TNA star Homicide! These two hard-hitting New Yorkers will collide in the main event of the afternoon. The complete card: ~MAIN EVENT DREAM MATCH!~ Eddie Kingston vs. Homicide ~4-CORNER ELIMINATION TAG MATCH!~ The Osirian PortalRead More
Premium !BANG! TV Report – Dory Funk Jr. okays Hard-Core Rules Match Plus the Invasion of Arachna Man New on Premium !BANG! TV, Dory Funk Jr. clears the way for Funking Conservatory World Champion, Mad-Dog Madetzke and MMA Fighter, Luke Spencer to go at it in a Hard-Core Rules match on Premium !BANG! TV. In an ironic twist of fate, Funk who okayed the match in the first place, attempts to put a stop to the action as it gets out of hand only to become involved himself in thisRead More

Posted On November 16, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News, News, Videos

Video: Wrestlicious – The Season 1 Finale

Posted On November 16, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News, News

New Talent Signed For Ring Of Honor’s Final Battle Weekend

- Ring of Honor sent PWMania.com the following: Fresh off his 1st successful defense of the IWGP Jr. Tag Team Titles alongside tag team partner Kota Ibushi, Kenny Omega has agreed to a pair of dates with Ring of Honor! It’s been nearly six months since Omega last competed in ROH, at “Death Before Dishonor VIII” when he lost to Christopher Daniels to be exact, and in that time Omega has been on a nearly non-stop tour of Japan, competing in both DDT and New Japan Pro Wrestling. Now, onRead More

Posted On November 16, 2010By Kris ZellnerIn Indy News

The Lucha Report For November 15

RESULTS DTU 11/13 – Arena Lopez Mateos 1. Ciclope beat Electroboy 2. Chica Tormenta/Ludark Shaitan/Sexy Lady defeated Ashley/Lolita/Megan 3. Bestia 666 & Dinamic Black beat Tacubo & Zumbi 4. Drastick Boy & Flamita defeated Eterno & Hormiga 5. Paranoico & Octagoncito beat Sick Boy Mini Chessman 6. Dance Boy & Violento Jack defeated Erick Snake & Extreme Dragon 7. Aero Boy/Crazy Boy/Joe Lider beat Damian 666/Kaientai/Lord Byron EMLL 11/14 – Arena Coliseo de Guadalajara 1. Black Metal & Virgo beat Drago & Malefico 2. Goya Kong (subbing for Dalis laRead More

Posted On November 16, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

WAR Wrestling On December 4th In Lima, Ohio For “Cold War”

P.O.W.E.R Wrestling sent PWMania.com the following: WAR Wrestling on December 4th, 2010 has put together the biggest card to date in the 8 year history of the promotion. This event is being billed as “COLD WAR”. You will see the crowning of the 3rd ever WAR Wrestling Champion, 4th WAR Tag-Team Champions along with the Indian Strap Match and the very 1st Tables, Ladders & Chairs match along with a Cage Match. This marks the very last event for 2010 and everyone is looking to bring in 2011 with aRead More

Posted On November 16, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

11/13 Ultimate NWA Results From Scottsboro, AL

PWMania.com reader Scott Hensley sent the following: Things have really been heating up lately as Ultimate NWA battles back against The Devil’s Rejects that have absolutely decimated and dominated the competition by causing injury upon injury to the Ultimate NWA roster. A crowd of 117 fans witnessed an action-packed night at the Jackson County Fairgrounds in Scottsboro, AL located at 220 Cecil St. 1) Kent Reznor d. Phil Macchio in 7:24 by pinfall after a rollup The Devil’s Rejects: The Rev, Shaun Tempers, Se7en, Patrick Bentley, and Rufus Black allRead More

Posted On November 16, 2010By Kris ZellnerIn Indy News

The Lucha Report For November 13

Credit to AAA, Alexis Salazar, EMLL, Diego Mejia Eguiluz, Luchas 2000 RESULTS EMLL 11/12 – Arena Mexico 1. Escorpion & Mortiz beat Molotov & Starman 2. Astral/Electrico/Maximito defeated Pequeno Warrior/Pierrothito/Universito Dos Mil and after the match, Warrior ripped off Electrico’s mask as they are heading to a mask match. 3. Dalis la Caribena/Dark Angel/Marcela beat Estrellita/Tiffany/Zeuxis 4. Lightning Match: Stuka Jr. defeated Raziel and they got a standing ovation after the match. 5. La Peste Negra (Felino/Negro Casas/Rey Bucanero) beat Mr. Aguila/Hector Garza/Taichi Ishikari by DQ when Charly Manson, Olimpico,Read More

Posted On November 16, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

Press Release: Vito LoGrasso Creates The Next Big Tag Team

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 13, 2010 Contact: Katherine Witherell, Eclectic Media Productions (347) 92-STARS or (347) 927-8277, Email: info@mediaproductions.tv Superstar Pro Wrestler Vito LoGrasso Creates the NEXT Big Tag Team (Tampa, FL) – Pro Wrestler Vito LoGrasso, also known as “Skull Von Krush”, “Von Kruss”, and “Big Vito”, has been at the top of the Pro Wrestling charts all around the World. He has also mentored many up-and-coming pro wrestlers and is now forming a tag-team with one of the top up and coming wrestlers in the game today, FranciscoRead More
Dory Funk Sr. vs Frankie Hill Murdoch: Blood was streaming from my father’s head as he tried to regain his balance and come to his feet. A size twelve shoe caught him flush in the face knocking him down again. Dory Funk Sr. tried to fight back but his efforts were futile as big Frank Murdoch continued his ruthless assault. As I watched this beating take place, every blow was as if it were happening to me and every time my father tried to fight back I was fighting withRead More