Monday, July 09, 2007

The Wrestleline Report-Monday

EWF has announced that Rikishi and TNA knockout Traci Brooks will be a part of their August 18 show in Marion, IN! Tickets are $15 VIP Ringside, $12 General Admission, Kids 5 & Under are free. For more info, go to EWFArena.com!

IPW announced at their Saturday event that "American Dragon" Bryan Danielson and "The Kings of Wrestling"-Chris Hero & Claudio Castagnolli-will be at their 6 year anniversary show on August 4th in Indianapolis. For more info on IPW, visit InsanityProWrestling.com!

NWA Indiana will be holding a training seminar with wrestling legend Terry Taylor in Lafayette, Indiana on Saturday September 15th from 1-4 at Riehle Brothers Sports Complex. The cost of the camp is $50 and this will be reserved to the first 25 people to pay in advance. To reserve your spot and find out where to send your money email NWA Indiana at nwaindiana@insightbb.com.

Former ECWA wrestler Boogie Woogie Brown has passed away from complications stemming from a battle of Lupus. Tona Ford, 72, a female wrestler from the 60's (Princess Tona Tomah), died in her sleep on 6/15.

Tonight at 9pm on CNN, Bret Hart, Chris Jericho and WWE Champ John Cena will all be guests on Larry King Live to discuss the Benoit tragedy. This will definitely be interesting, but Larry is pretty good about letting people say what they need to say, so it should also be pretty fair.

Smackdown on Friday night scored a 2.6 rating.

Bobby Heenan, 64, underwent surgery for cataracts around both eyes after he did his appearance for the Vince McMahon Appreciation Night.

Harley Race's WLW promotion is doing its annual show the night before the Lou Thesz/George Tragos Hall of Fame banquest on 7/13 in Waterloo, IA. WWE superstar Trevor Murdoch is booking for the show. The show will also mark the debut of Joe Hennig, the son of the late "Mr. Perfect" Curt Henning.

Speaking of Race, the WWE hall of famer will be doing a training camp from 9/17 to 9/22 for wrestlers to be scouted by WWE (with Mike Bucci present) and Pro Wrestling Noah. Keith Walker and Robert Anthony were signed by WWE from last year's camp and Pro Wrestling Noah selected Mike and Ted DiBiase Jr. and Daniel Cross to train at the Noah dojo.

Joey Ryan and Machine Gun have been crowned the NEW NWA World Tag Team Champions.

The next Ring of Honor pay-per-view taping will be 9/15 in Chicago. Other ppv's taking place in Chicago soon, WWE No Mercy on 10/7 in Rosemont, and TNA's Bound for Glory on 10/14.

All the Juggalos out there will be interested to know The Insane Clown Posse is working on their second feature film.

Tonight on RAW-Lashley v. King Booker, possible matchup between Randy Orton & Dusty Rhodes, and a possible confrontation between former WWE Women's Champ Melina and current champ, Candice Michelle!

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