Indy News Update #1 for February 28, 2011
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Germany’s wXw UPDATE on April 9 & 10 Events in the United States!

Germany’s Westside Xtreme Wrestling returns to the United States on April 9 and 10 with stops in Philadelphia and New Jersey!

wXw returns to The Asylum Arena, 7 W. Ritner ST in Philadelphia on April 9. Last year they introduced themselves to U.S. fans; this year they are on a mission to bring this new live event to east coast fans – and to fans worldwide. After 10 years of events, wXw will host a PAY PER VIEW lineup!

On April 9, “wXw Kreuzzug ZXI: Philadelphia” will be shown live on iPPV at! For just $15 you get the 3hour live event + two bonus matches you can watch at any time.

wXw will host seven match-ups, headlined by a double main event “Dreammatches”. First, a No Ropes Barbed Wire Match between Drake Younger and “Crazy Monkey” Jun Kasai. In the second main event, current wXw World Unified Champion Daisuke Sekimoto faces former wXw World Heavyweight Champion Chris Hero – pitting two of the best heavyweights wrestlers in the world!

Big van Walter, who just last week was voted #1 European wrestler on several platforms, will team with Brodie Lee and will square off against The British powerhouse Johnny Moss and The Canadian Crazyhorse” Michael Elgin.

April 9’s “wXw Kreuzzug ZXI: Philadelphia” will also feature UK sensation Zack Sabre, Jr., Emil Sitoci, Sami Callihan, and for the first time in Philadelphia: PWG’s Brandon Gatson!

Check for more information. Tickets just $10 General Admission! wXw start 2:30pm on April 9th!

Visit for more information on “Best of The Best 10” taking place after wXw on April 9, featuring wXw star Zack Sabre, Jr.

The next night, April 10, wXw travels to the New York area’s ACE Arena in Union City, NJ with a 5:30 pm bell time. This special live event, taped by Smart Mark Video, features European wXw stars and some of America’s finest athletes.

In the main event, the Japanese-British duo of Daisuke Sekimoto and the physical specimen known as Johnny Moss will go blow for blow with The Briscoes!

In a match original scheduled for Japan, “Crazy Monkey” Jun Kasai returns to face “The New Horror” Sami Callihan in a Big Japan Style Hardcore Match!

In a match that all of wXw has been waiting to see, Zack Sabre, Jr. is challenged by Chris Hero! Two of the wXw’s finest technical wrestlers who aren’t afraid to fight if it comes down to it.

Tickets for April 10 are $15 with a 5:30 pm bell time. For more information, visit

Visit for more information on Combat Zone Wrestling’s afternoon event on April 10 with a 1:30 pm bell time.

CHIKARA sent this in:

CHIKARA: FINAL Day to save on your King of Trios 2011 experience!

The weekend of April 15, 16 and 17th will see 48 wrestlers converge on the former ECW Arena in South Philadelphia for the monstrous King of Trios 2011! If you order advance tickets to all 3 nights, you’ll get admission to the 4th Annual Fan Conclave for FREE (a $10 value)! This is the final day of the offer, so to get the Fan Conclave ticket for free, we must receive your order before March 1st!

Get your tickets now:

Previously announced for the biggest weekend in independent pro-wrestling:

-Team Michinoku Pro (Great Sasuke/Dick Togo/Jinsei Shinzaki)
-Manami Toyota/Mike Quackenbush/Jigsaw
-The Colony (Fire Ant/Soldier Ant/Green Ant)
-F.I.S.T. (Icarus/Chuck Taylor/Johnny Gargano)
-The Osirian Portal (Ophidian/Hieracon/Amasis)
-Da Soul Touchaz (Acid Jaz/Marshe Rockett/Willie Richardson)
-The Throwbacks (Dasher Hatfield/Sugar Dunkerton) with Matt Classic
-Sinn “Kizarny” Bodhi & The Batiri (Obariyon/Kodama)
-A trio representing the BDK captained by Tim Donst
-Team Australia (Tama Williams/Percy/Kabel)
-Another trio will be revealed tomorrow at !

Season 10 is here:

“Operation Big Freeze”
3.12.2011 – Saturday Evening
Live @ The Campbell Street Center
600 Campbell Street
in Williamsport, PA!
The action starts @ 7:00 pm!

“Creatures from the Tar Swamp”
3.13.2011 – Sunday Afternoon
Live @ The Warsaw
261 Driggs Ave.
in Brooklyn, NY!
The action starts @ 4:00 pm!

King of Trios 2011
4.15 – 4.16 – 4.17 – Friday – Saturday – Sunday
Live @ The former ECW Arena
7 W. Ritner St.
in Philadelphia, PA!
The action starts @ 7:30 pm on Friday, April 15th!

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