New England Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame - Wikipedia

The New England Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame and Fan Fest is an American professional wrestling hall of fame . It was established in January 2008 to honor select wrestling personalities who have made significant contributions to professional wrestling in New England and the Northeastern United States .

The idea for the hall of fame was conceived by Joseph Bruen, a longtime ring announcer and...

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World Championship Wrestling (WCW) was an American professional wrestling promotion which existed from 1988 to 2001. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, it began as a regional promotion affiliated with the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA), named Jim Crockett Promotions until November 1988, when Ted Turner and his Turner Broadcasting purchased the promotion, renaming it "World...

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November 16, 2015 By Eric Gargiulo

On this edition of Pro Wrestling Radio Classics, I am joined by the author of Hardcore History: The Extremely Unauthorized Story of ECW, Scott Williams. Scott and I discuss the history of ECW as I recollect my first hand account of the controversies and classic matches and moments while ... [Read More...]

November 6, 2015 By Eric Gargiulo

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Portal:Professional wrestling - Wikipedia

Professional wrestling, or pro wrestling, is a non-competitive professional sport , which is also considered an athletic performing art , containing strong elements of catch wrestling , mock combat and theatre . It has origins in carnival sideshows in the late 19th century as part of displays of athletics and strength. Modern professional wrestling usually features striking and grappling...

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Oceania (Australia & New Zealand) - wrestlingscout

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Oceania (Australia & New Zealand)

Pro-Wrestling in Oceania was first popularized by Professor William Miller, who introduced gimmickry to the fledgling sport in the 1880s. In spite of his popularity, pro-wrestling in Australia turned toward the legit style that was the main style in the first forty years of the twentieth century when pro-wrestling was on the radio. There were...

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New Japan Pro-Wrestling - Wikipedia

History[ edit ]

The promotion was founded by Antonio Inoki in 1972, after his departure from the Japan Pro Wrestling Alliance promotion. The first NJPW event took place on March 6, 1972, in Tokyo. Inoki would serve as the president of the promotion until 1989, when he stepped down to pursue a political career as a member of the Japanese House of Councillors . The promotion was a member of the...

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New Japan Pro-Wrestling - Wikipedia

History[ edit ]

The promotion was founded by Antonio Inoki in 1972, after his departure from the Japan Pro Wrestling Alliance promotion. The first NJPW event took place on March 6, 1972, in Tokyo. Inoki would serve as the president of the promotion until 1989, when he stepped down to pursue a political career as a member of the Japanese House of Councillors . The promotion was a member of the...

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World Championship Wrestling (Turner)

World Championship Wrestling (WCW) was an American professional wrestling promotion which existed from 1988 to 2001. In 1988, Ted Turner bought the promotion from Jim Crockett. Turner, and later...

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NWA World Tag Team Championship - Wikipedia

The NWA World Tag Team Championship belt

(1982-1995, 2003-2013)

The Skullkrushers (Rasche Brown and Keith Walker ) (777 days)

Shortest reign

David Flair and Dan Factor / Glacier and Jason Sugarman / The Heatseekers (1 day)

The NWA World Tag Team Championship is the main professional wrestling world tag team championship of the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA). When the NWA was founded in 1948...

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World Championship Wrestling - Wikipedia

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This article is about the American wrestling promotion that existed from 1988 to present. For the Australian wrestling promotion, see World Championship Wrestling (Australia) .

"WCW" redirects here. For other uses, see WCW (disambiguation) .

World Championship Wrestling

(Top) The original WCW logo, (Middle) The logo used from 1999 to 2001, (Bottom) The logo used...

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Terry Gordy - Wikipedia

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Early career (1975-1982)[ edit ]

Gordy started wrestling in 1975 at the age of 14 as Terry Mecca for the International Wrestling Association . In early 1979, he began wrestling under his real name and formed the Fabulous Freebirds with Michael Hayes . [1] Buddy Roberts was later added to the group.

Memphis CWA Wrestling (1979 & 1984)[ edit ]

The Freebirds...

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World Championship Wrestling - The Start

It's the 49th anniversary of the debut of the World Championship Wrestling promotion of Jim Barnett and Johnny Doyle in Australia. As such, I would like to appraise the very first World Championship Wrestling card that was presented on 23 October 1964 in Sydney, Australia.

The results were:

* Larry O'Day defeated Dr Al Woods

* Emile Dupre defeated...

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World Championship Wrestling - Wikipedia

WCW Inc. (formerly known as World Championship Wrestling, Inc.) was an American professional wrestling promotion , historically based in Atlanta , Georgia . It began as a regional (mid-Atlantic U.S.), National Wrestling Alliance (NWA)-affiliated "territory" promotion - Jim Crockett Promotions - until November 1988, when Ted Turner (through his Turner Broadcasting System business) bought the...

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Josh Barnett wins pro wrestling world title, but only for ...

Former UFC heavyweight champion Josh Barnett's first foray into American pro wrestling led to him being crowned TNA Impact world heavyweight champion in his second match with the promotion.

Well, only for a moment.

Barnett (35-8), currently under suspension by UFC due to an issue with an out-of-competition drug test on Dec. 9, appeared at the Thursday night tapings for the promotion held at...

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Championship | World of Pro Wrestling Wiki | Fandom ...

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Professional wrestling mimics the structure of title match combat sports . Participants compete for a championship, and must defend it after winning it. These titles are represented physically by a belt that can be worn by the champion. In the case of team wrestling, there is a belt for each member of the team.

Almost all professional wrestling promotions have one major title, and some have...

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Kendo Nagasaki - Wikipedia

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The original and most well known use of the gimmick is by the legendary British wrestler who made his name in ITV 's World of Sport . After his professional wrestling debut in November 1964, [1] Nagasaki became a household name in Britain after his television debut in 1971. He also toured Japan in 1968 (under the alternative ringname Mr Guillotine) and North America...

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Teddy Hart - Wikipedia

Early life[ edit ]

Annis is the oldest male grandchild of Stu and Helen Hart. His mother is of Greek descent through her maternal grandmother and Irish through her maternal grandfather. [4] [5] [6] [7] His maternal grandfather was of Scots-Irish, English and Scottish descent. [8]

Annis grew up with three siblings, two sisters named Annie and Angela, as well as a younger brother named Matt who...

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Luther Reigns - Wikipedia

Early life[ edit ]

Wiese was born in Danville, Illinois before moving with his family and being raised in Saginaw, Michigan . At age 16, he lived with his mother in the suburbs. A friend recommended that he try out for the Power Plant , World Championship Wrestling 's professional wrestling school . [5]

Professional wrestling career[ edit ]

World Championship Wrestling (1997-1998)[ edit ]

Upon...

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Abdullah the Butcher, Tiger Jeet Singh and Big bad John appearing on World Championship Wrestling.

When WCW began operations in 1964, the promotion created the International Wrestling Alliance as a sanctioning body for WCW's...

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Virtual Pro Wrestling 2: Ōdō Keishō - Wikipedia

Virtual Pro Wrestling 2: Odo Keisho deemphasizes the gimmicks and theatrics of American wrestling while introducing various competitive, sportsman-like attributes of puroresu . It features no WWF license and is based entirely on Japanese wrestling; consequently, unlike previous games which included WCW wrestlers, none of the current WWF superstars at the time were included in VPW 2. Asmik Ace...

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Championship belt - Wikipedia

Early history[ edit ]

The first belt given as a prize for accomplishments within the ring was presented in 1810 by King George III to bare-knuckle boxer Tom Cribb , after he defeated Tom Molineaux , an American former slave. [1]

Boxing[ edit ]

In boxing, the individual organizations such as the World Boxing Council , the World Boxing Association , the International Boxing Federation , and the...

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Hulk Hogan News, Pictures, and Videos | TMZ.com

One of the greatest, most popular, most hated and charismatic wrestlers of all time, Hulk Hogan is one of the men who helped parlay the circus-like world of professional wrestling from cult following into the forefront of American entertainment. What many people who know about Hogan don't know is he was in the "sport" for several years in virtual obscurity before hitting the big time.Hogan was...

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Legends of Mid South Wrestling - WWE DVD News, WWE Network ...

The Snowman vs. Jake Roberts

New Orleans, LA o June 1, 1985

Ted DiBiase Becomes a Good Guy

NWA World Heavyweight Championship Match

Ric Flair vs. Ted DiBiase

Mid-South Wrestling o November 15, 1985

Mid-South Goes National

Rob Ricksteiner vs. Nick Patrick

Power Pro Wrestling o August 3, 1986

The Bladerunners vs. John O'Reilly & Ken Massey

Universal Wrestling Federation o March 1986

"Hacksaw" Jim...

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Mason Ryan - Wikipedia

Background[ edit ]

Griffiths was born in Tremadog , [2] [4] [7] the son of Carys and Malcolm Griffiths. [8] He has a sister named Catrin. [8] [9] He attended Ysgol y Gorlan primary school in Tremadog and Ysgol Eifionydd secondary school in Porthmadog , before studying construction management at Cardiff University for 18 months. [9] [10] He worked as a trainee carpenter and in his family's funeral...

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Larry Sharpe - Wikipedia

Professional wrestling career[ edit ]

Larry Sharpe was a successful wrestler at Paulsboro High School in his home state of New Jersey. [3] He had a record 13-1-1 and was ranked fourth in the NCAA national rankings. In 1974 he was scouted by Red Berry and Gorilla Monsoon who trained him for a life in professional wrestling and later that year Larry made his pro wrestling debut in the WWWF.

Larry...

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World Xtreme Wrestling - Wikipedia

World Xtreme Wrestling

WXW Womens League

World Xtreme Wrestling (WXW) is a Florida -based independent professional wrestling promotion which has held events across the United States and toured in Japan , the Middle East and South Pacific region including American Samoa and Guam .

The promotion is associated with Afa Anoa'i 's Wild Samoan Pro Wrestling Training Center in Minneola, Florida , and...

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The Midnight Express (professional wrestling) - Wikipedia

The Midnight Express. [3] In the book The Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame: The Tag Teams Condrey explains that the name did not stem from the movie Midnight Express (although later versions of the Midnight Express would use the film's theme by Giorgio Moroder as their theme music) but from the fact that they all dressed in black, drove black cars, and were out partying past midnight. [4]

Together the...

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Date: 2017-04-18 19:08:41
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WWE Tickets 2017 | Pro Wrestling | Rukkus

WWE Overview

Vince McMahon and WrestleMania Change Professional Wrestling

The world of professional wrestling didn't know what it was in for when the WWWF became the WWF in 1979, as Vince McMahon Jr. took his first steps towards taking over the profession. After taking over for his father Vince Sr., McMahon knew how to get the WWF to the highest possible level in the sport, and he proved that he...

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