Thursday, August 18, 2011

Ticket Info For TNA Event In Sacramento‏

TNA Wrestling presents IMPACT World Tour at the Sacramento Memorial Auditorium on Friday, Oct. 28, 2011 at 7:30pm. Tickets on sale beginning Sept. 16 at the Convention Center Box Office and through http://www.tickets.com. Cost: $50, $35 & $20

For more information, please visit http://www.impactwrestling.com or call (916) 808-5181. Go to http://www.prowrestlingevents.tk or http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com for information about upcoming wrestling shows worldwide.
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Kevin Nash Pulled From Indy Date

CWI (Championship Wrestling International) sent the following in:

Wrestling fans, we regret to inform you that Kevin Nash will not be with us for the Invasion Tour of the Maritimes.
As most fans are aware, Kevin Nash recently returned to World Wrestling Entertainment. Nash has been under contract to WWE for several months and was free to work elsewhere as long as WWE wasn’t in need of his services at that time. Nash competed in the main event for CWI this past May without any issue.

CWI waited until the eleventh hour before making this announcement in hopes that something could be worked out.
We apologize for this inconvenience, but all of us here at CWI are confident that we will put an outstanding tour.
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UK TV Rating For WWE And TNA

Credit:PWInsider

Raw:
July 18 - no ratings available
July 25 - 156,000 viewers (in the live airing)
August 1 - 129,000 (-27,000/-17%)

Smackdown:
July 22 - no ratings available
July 29 - 128,000 (in the first airing)
August 5 - 126,000 (-2,000/-1.5%)

TNA:
July 14 Impact (airing on July 19) - drew 282,000 viewers - a new record high (+71,000/+33% on the prior week)
July 21 Impact (airing July 26) - drew 231,000 (-51,000/-18%)
July 28 Impact (airing on August 2) - drew 297,000 viewers - another record high (+66,000/+29%)
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CHIKARA: Complete card for Young Lions Cup IX on August 27th

We're bringing our longest-running annual tradition, the Young Lions Cup, to the Palmer Center in Easton, PA! Join us live as we present 4 YLC tournament matches, 2 "12 Large: Summit" round-robin matches and more....

~"12 LARGE: SUMMIT" Block A Match!~
Sara Del Rey vs. Hallowicked

~"12 LARGE: SUMMIT" Block B Match!~
UltraMantis Black vs. Jigsaw

~FIRST TIME EVER!~
Matt Jackson (of the Young Bucks) vs. Johnny Gargano (of F.I.S.T.)

~SIX OF THE "12 LARGE" COLLIDE!~
Eddie Kingston & Mike Quackenbush & Fire Ant
vs.
Claudio Castagnoli & Icarus & Vin Gerard

~YOUNG LIONS CUP ELIMINATOR # 1~
Green Ant vs. Will o' The Wisp II vs. Robbie Eagles vs. Kobald

~YOUNG LIONS CUP ELIMINATOR # 2~
Greg Iron vs. Chase Owens vs. Wil Maximo vs. Jakob Hammermeier

~YOUNG LIONS CUP ELIMINATOR # 3~
Nick Jackson vs. Mark Andrews vs. Tadasuke vs. Sean South

~YOUNG LIONS CUP ELIMINATOR # 4~
Archibald Peck vs. Mat Fitchett vs. MK McKinnan vs. Prof. Milo Shizo

Come see our upcoming live events:

Young Lions Cup IX
Saturday & Sunday - 8.27.2011 & 8.28.2011
Live @ The Palmer Center
4100 Green Pond Rd
in Easton, PA!
The action starts @ 7:00 pm on Saturday!
On Sunday, we start @ 4:00 pm!

"Odyssey of the Twelfth Talisman"
Saturday afternoon - 9.17.2011
Live @ Brockton Boys & Girls Club
233 Warren Avenue
in Brockton, MA!
The action starts @ 7:00 pm, Doors open @ 6:30 pm!

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Original Sin Cara Now Able To Return

Luis Ignascio Urive Alvirde, the original Sin Cara, is official able to return following his suspension. Sin Cara is current be played by Hunico.
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Note On Kevin Nash's WWE Return

According to PWInsider.com, Kevin Nash was asked by WWE officials to dye his hair black as it makes him look younger. Nash tried to get out of it but as seen on WWE programming, was unable. It's said that Nash prefers his gray hair and when he was in TNA, people pushed for him to dye it but he wouldn't.
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Report: Rey Mysterio Set To Miss Some Ring Time

According to ProWrestling.net, Rey Mysterio will not need surgery right now to repair his injured knee and will instead go through months of rehabilitation, and will be missing some time in the ring. There is a lot of talk that Rey is headed for a full knee replacement surgery.
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Backstage Story About Triple H And The Son Of Kris Kristofferson

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

Jody Kristofferson received a WWE tryout at the August 9th show in Sacramento, California. After Brodus Clay pinned Kristofferson, Triple H walked past him and said, "Nice bump, kid." Kristofferson replied with a thanks and that was it.

Another wrestler working for an extra, as one of Cody Rhodes' bag guys, approached Triple H and said, "You worked with that kid's dad in a movie." A puzzled Triple H was then informed that Jody was the son of actor and musician Kris Kristofferson.

Triple H then went up to Kristofferson and asked him why he didn't tell him who his father was, and invited him to the SummerSlam pay-per-view.
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Kevin Steen & Colt Cabana Take Shots At Melina

It was reported by PWInsider.com that recently released diva Melina Perez is asking $3000, first class travel and a hotel room to accept indy bookings.

Kevin Steen, who has wrestled on the indy scene for about 10 years, tweeted:

"$3000 plus first class air and hotel?! Fuck...I've been charging way too little...

Colt Cabana then tweeted: "My wrestling fee has now gone from 2 diet cokes and a cupcake to 3 bajillionfajillion dollars... Pay up promoters!"

Steen tweeted back: "I think that once her boyfriend gets released, promoters can save on (transportation) and book both of them. She'll just ride with him
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Booker T Comments On The Young Bucks

As noted before, The Young Bucks got a try out at this weeks Raw TV Taping and Booker T wrote the following on Twitter:

A friend RVD made comment few week back..now I no why, i say a small tag team called the YB's did hay shake my hand no! Yes I said SMALL!!!

Repost:: To make it clear,I saw two small guys at tv this week,then I past them during the day,they never introduce themselves, and later One of them was leaning on my jacket and still never introduce themselves... No RESPECTnow do u get it.
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The CAWsCast 8-16-11 Archived

CAWsCast returned to the airwaves with “The Phenom” Charles Shane & “Mr. Money on the Mic” JJ (ALL CAPS) $exay. Charles & JJ ran down the events from WWE Summer Slam and RAW and gave their thoughts on the outcome leading into Future. After their lengthy discussion of WWE RAW and Summer Slam, Charles and JJ then transition into WWE’12 news and discussing all the Latest news for WWE’12 that was released during the Roster Reveal Event.

http://caws.ws/cawscast/podpress_trac/web/642/0/CAWsCast-08-16-2011.mp3
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Audio: The Pro Wrestling Rewind 8-17-11 Archived

The Power Andy Knowles sorts through the fallout of Summerslam as well as some of the other more controversial news of the week including the stunning court case involving former WWE Diva Terri Runnels and New Jack involving aledged slander and photographs taken of Terri on New Jack’s cell phone. Your phone calls and is there a mouse in the house at last Monday’s Raw? All that and more on this week’s edition of the Pro Wrestling Rewind excusively on the SNS Radio Network.

http://www.archive.org/download/ProWrestlingRewind81711SnsRadioNetworkEspnRadio/PWR081711.mp3
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