-- Former AWA, WCW and WWE star Wayne Bloom turns 54 years old today. Bloom teamed with Mike Enos as The Destruction Crew in the AWA, the Beverly Brothers in WWE, and also the masked Minnesota Wrecking Crew 2 in WCW.
-- There are no pro wrestling shows listed for ESPN Classic tonight.
-- On May 19th, NWA Crossfire runs at the Nashville Fairgrounds in Tennessee. The event, which is a fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, features the following: Matt Hardy issuing an open challenge, Maria Kanellis presents Reby Sky vs. Jessicka Havok, Diamonds in the Rough vs. The Hot Shots (Cassidy Riley and Chase Stevens), Hammerack vs. TBA, Kid Kash vs. Jerry Lynn in a best of series match, Brian Christopher vs. Wolfie D, Shane Douglas goes face-to-face with Arrick Andrews, the debut of Jimmy Vegas, and L.T. Falk vs. Caleb Konley in a pre-show match.
-- Kelly Kelly told WWE.com that she and Maria Menounos would be getting in the ring next week to "work on strategy."
-- CHIKARA sent out the following today…
The whole CHIKARA gang is headed to the frosty tundra of Canada this weekend, and we have a loaded card of mega-matches in store for the CHIKARMY when we hit Canada's capitol city of Ottawa! Here's what you will see:
1) MAIN EVENT for the Grand Championship of CHIKARA as Eddie Kingston defends against Brodie Lee!
2) A Trios Explosion as the members of The Colony meet assailANT, combatANT & deviANT!
3) Tag Team Action featuring the Spectral Envoy (UltraMantis Black & Hallowicked) against 17 & The Shard!
4) First-time Singles Encounter as the "leader of the band" Archibald Peck meetsChuck Taylor of F.I.S.T.!
5) Ladies Lock Up as our own Sara Del Rey meets the challenge of Leah Von Dutch!
6) In a Featured Attraction Match, the world-traveled El Generico teams with 3.0 for 6-man tag action with The Batiri!
7) All-Tecnicos Tag Team Contest as The Throwbacks are slated to meet Mike Quackenbush & Jigsaw!
8) Plus: A very special C*4 Showcase pitting "Speedball" Mike Bailey vs. Mathieu St. Jacques!
CHIKARA: "It's How You Play the Game"
Sunday, March 25th, 2012
Live at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Ottawa, ON!
Doors = 3:30 pm :: Belltime = 4:00 pm