Indy News Update #2 for May 1, 2010
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Alex Robinson sent this in:
BIG TIME WRESTLING PRESENTS
Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Fremont Marriott in Fremont, CA
Join us for a whole day of professional wrestling!
From 10:00 am-4:00 pm, check out the 30 dealer tables with all types of wrestling memorabilia and have the chance to meet wrestling superstars from the past, present and future, such as:
-Bret “The Hitman” Hart
-Jake “The Snake” Roberts
-Road Dogg aka BG James
-Paul London & Brian Kendrick
-TNA’s Generation Me (Jeremy & Max)
-Jimmy Wang Yang
Vendor Guests include:
-The Iron Sheik & Nikolai Volkoff
-More names to be announced!!!
Starting at 7:00 pm, there will be a live wrestling event featuring wrestlers that were at the Wrestlefest earlier in the day, such as Road Dogg, Tommy Dreamer, Hardcore Holly, Generation Me, and more!!
Also on Friday, May 21st at 7:30 PM at the Fremont Marriot, there will be a SPECIAL Q & A with THE IRON SHEIK & BILL APTER. Only $10 for General Admission!!
The Fremont Marriott is located at:
46100 Landing Pkwy.
Fremont, CA 94538
We have secured a special rate of $79 a night plus tax for convention goers.
Wrestlefest 2010 Convention ticket prices:
-$99 for Super Ticket
-$5 for General Admission Ticket
Wrestling show ringside seats are now SOLD OUT! General admission tickets are still available for $15. Tickets for kids 12 and under are available for $10.
For more information, call (510) 494-9648, email us at email@example.com, or visit www.btwrestling.com
For dealers, tables are $50/each, with only 30 dealer tables available. Call or e-mail for more information.
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Tri-State Wrestling Alliance (TWA)
SINGLE ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT
for the TWA TAG TEAM TITLES
Sunday, June 6, 2010
at the FLYERS SKATE ZONE
601 Laurel Oak Road
Voorhees, New Jersey 08043
DOOR OPEN/MEET & GREET – NOON
BELL TIME – 2PM
* Sponsored in part by Lopresti Family JIFFY LUBES
THE METAL MASTER IS COMING TO THE TWA…
We are happy to announce that the METAL MASTER will be forming a team with SHOCKWAVE the ROBOT on Sunday afternoon, June 6th going for the TWA TAG TEAM TITLE in an 8-TEAM SINGLE ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT!
The Metal Master has wrestled all over the world in Japan, France, Germany, Ireland , Mexico, the UK and in the States, and was trained by some of the greats in this sport, including Les Thatcher, Jeff Bradley, Tom Prichard, and the one and only Dean Malenko. The 13-year veteran has competed in Heartland Wrestling Association (HWA), Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW), Total Nonstop Action (TNA) Wrestling, World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), Michinoku Pro Wrestling (MPW), New Japan Wrestling Pro Wrestling (NJPW), Battle Arts, East Coast Wrestling Association (ECWA) Super 8 Tournament in 2000 and 2009, and All Star Promotions, England . Metal Master most recently made a return to Ring of Honor (ROH) Wrestling in April 2010. Drawing from his extensive amateur wrestling background from his high school and college days, Metal Master is a great mat wrestler who combines Japanese, Luch Libre and European styles that he has acquired from wrestling internationally into his matches. Metal Master has faced some of the sports greatest competitors, such as Tiger Mask, the Great Sasuke, “American Dragon” Bryan Danielson aka Daniel Bryan, Nigel McGuiness aka Desmond Wolfe, Shark Boy, Brian Kendrick, Doug Williams, Jonny Storm, Christopher Daniels, Jody Fleisch and many, many more.
The Metal Master will team with a fellow masked competitor in Shockwave the Robot. Shockwave is one of the most popular wrestlers in the TWA and this team will surely be crowd favorites with the fans. While Shockwave exhibits a lot of theatrics in his matches, including his elaborate ring entrance, he is a great wrestler in his own right, and this duo is certainly capable of outlasting the other teams in the tournament and winning the tag team gold.
The Team of the Metal Master and Shockwave may well be the most well traveled and well versed competitors in the tournament when it comes to wrestling different opponents and different styles. Shockwave himself wrestles overseas frequently and is on tour in May with Zero-1 USA in Japan .
And now, you can check out the latest Shockwave video right here
BRYAN LOGAN INJURY UPDATE…
Bryan Logan has decided to continue to work through his leg injury and meet all of his scheduled appearances. In recent matches since the unprovoked attack by the Best Around, T.J. Canon & Bruce Maxwell, at the TWA April 11 show, Matt Logan has been carrying the load of the ring work for the team. Bryan is hopeful that physical therapy for his leg and using a leg brace will allow him not to miss any scheduled dates, as he does not want to disappoint fans and promoters. Bryan and Matt have promised that the Logan Brothers will be in Voorhees , New Jersey on Sunday, June 6th and they are looking for Maxwell & Canon and the TWA Tag Team Titles!!!
The Colony!!! Soldier Ant & Green Ant, along with their partner Fire Ant, had a great showing in the 2010 Chikara King of Trios Tournament this past weekend. The Colony made it to the finals of the tournament (before losing the match due to some questionable officiating) and they are looking forward to doing the same and being crowned TWA Tag Team Champions on June 6th!!!
We will officially announce the remaining two teams in the tag title tournament as well as announce opponents for Demolition and TWA Heavyweight Champion Breaker Morant. Stay tuned!!!
Teams announced for the tournament**
– The Logan Brothers (former 2-time ECWA Tag Team Champions/current Chaotic Tag Team Champions)
– The Best Around, Bruce Maxwell & T.J. Canon (former CZW Tag Team Champions)
– “The Red, White & BLUE Express” The Blue Meanie & Kid America w/ Mini-America (TWA)
– The Colony, Soldier Ant & Green Ant (2/3’s of the 2010 King of Trios Finalists) (Chikara)
– The Nigerian Nightmares, Maifu & Saifu, w/ Voodoo Princess Sheeta (2010 Captain Lou Albano Memorial J-Cup Champions) (NWS)
– Metal Master & The World’s ONLY Wrestling, Break-dancing Robot, SHOCKWAVE the ROBOT (Int’l/ROH/TWA)
– 2 more teams to be announced
– in a Non-Tournament Match, WWF/E Legends the original Ax & Smash, DEMOLITION (former 3-time WWF/E Tag Team Champions and Legends)
– Breaker Morant will defend his newly won TWA HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP
Special Appearance by…
Former WWE Diva, “The Kat” Stacy Carter
**Card subject to change.
Tickets are now on sale for the TWA June 6th Tag Team Title Tournament. They are ONLY $12.00 ringside and $10.00 general admission.
FLYERS SKATE ZONE Driving Directions:
*Also a note for all fans, please be sure to retain your ticket stubs for this event as there is a $7.00 off coupon to Jiffy Lube for Signature Service Oil Change at these locations only…
5781 Rt. 42
(in the Kohls Shopping Center )
Turnersville , NJ 08012
508 S Lenola Rd.
Maple Shade, NJ 08052
111-115 White Horse Pike
(next to Station Ave )
Absecon , NJ 08201
9127 Marshall St
(next to Shop N Bag)
Philadelphia , PA 19114
Thanks to Jiffy Lube for this great offer!
Also, TWA “Rasslin’ Radio/Squared Circle/Ringmasters Wrestling School” HOMECOMING will be on Saturday, June 5th at the Colonial Elementary School in Plymouth Meeting, PA at 7PM. This is the first time the TWA has come to the state of Pennsylvania in over 18 years, featuring a Ringmasters Rumble with TWA Originals and the winner getting a TWA Title Match later in the evening with the new TWA Heavyweight Champion Breaker Morant!!! Plus 3-time WWF Tag Team Champions, the original Ax & Smash, DEMOLITION, will face the 848 lbs. Nigerian Nightmares, Maifu & Saifu, with Princess Sheeta. Also appearing, International Star, The Metal Master!!! For tickets and info on the June 5th show, please call (610) 456-9601 or visit www.twaprowrestling.com.
For more information on TWA events, tickets, directions, TWA T-Shirts & Hats and advertising/sponsorship opportunities please visit
– http://www.twaprowrestling.com ,
– email firstname.lastname@example.org
– or call 856-232-9332 (Hair by Dezign).
– Photos from our April 11th show can be seen at: http://hollow.smugmug.com/Other/TWAAPRIL2010/11820080_mVbde#835318674_sCNz6
Photos courtesy of Dan MacMillian
(A special thank you to our photographers at the April 11 show: Craig Prendergast, Dan MacMillian, Lyle Williams and Eric Rosen!!)
– Excellent coverage from our April 11th show can be found on Snapmare.com:
(Again thank you to Dan MacMillian)
– See April 11th TWA coverage on Completely Damaged at
(Thank you to Cameron Hall and crew)
Visit TWA on FACEBOOK at
To buy both classic and current TWA DVDs, visit
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For information on Demolition visit
For information on the Metal Master visit
For information on Shockwave the Robot visit
For information on the Nigerian Nightmares visit
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Independent Wrestling Federation
IWF 13th Annual Reckless Abandon Anniversary Event Day 2
Saturday, April 24, 2010 @ IWF Centre, West Paterson, NJ
1. Fady the Arabian Bull defeated Bruising Bookworm Frank Scoleri (Tag Team Champion).
2. German Menace Kraig Stagg (Tag Team Champion) defeated Varsity Marc Corino.
3. Guest Referee WWE Legend Dr. Tom Prichard: IWF Heavyweight Champion Kevin Knight defeated God’s Gift Aaron Stride to retain the title.
4. IWF American Champion Chachi defeated Damian Adams, Mad Dawg Jenkins and Mr. Casino in Fatal-Four-Way Match to retain the title.
5. WWE Legend Bushwhacker Luke & Travis Blake & Juicy Justin Corino defeated Hi-Definition Chris Steeler & Franciz & All Things Evan Schwartz.
IWF 13th Annual Reckless Abandon Anniversary Event Day 1
Friday, April 23, 2010 @ IWF Centre, West Paterson, NJ
1. Mr. Casino defeated Travis Blake, All Things Evan Schwartz & Hush Holiday in Fatal-Four-Way Match.
2. Fady the Arabian Bull defeated Damian Adams.
3. Jana & Alissa defeated Evan Schwartz.
4. IWF American Champion Chachi defeated Franciz to retain the title.
5. Hi-Definition Chris Steeler defeated Juicy Justin Corino.
6. Guest Referee WWE Legend Dr. Tom Prichard: WWE Legend Bushwhacker Luke & Kevin Knight & Mad Dawg Jenkins defeated God’s Gift Aaron Stride & Frank Scoleri & Kraig Stagg.
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