Lots Of Wrestling Birthdays + Some Various News & Notes


Partial Source: Prowrestling.net

— In today’s birthdays, Joey Abs of Mean Street Posse fame turns 41-years-old, Japanese wrestling standout Takeshi Morishima turns 34, and Jeff Gaylord turns 53. Gaylord is currently serving time in prison in connection with a bank robberies in Colorado. In 2009, he was sentenced to six years in prison.

— Former WWE Diva Stacy Kiebler turned 33 years old on Sunday.

— WWE Hall of Famer Jack Lanza turned 77 years old on Sunday.

— Danny Spivey (aka Waylon Mercy) turned 60 years old on Sunday.

— ESPN Classic is airing an AWA show at 8:30PM ET tonight. Scheduled for the show:

* Nikita Koloff vs. Tom Burton

* Larry Zbyszko vs. Carlson

* The Trooper vs. Jones

* Destruction Crew vs. D.J. Peterson and Brad Rheingans for the AWA Tag Titles

— ESPN Classic will air the UWF at 10:30 PM ET tonight with Brian Blair vs. Danny Spivey and Col. DeBeers vs. David Sammartino on the show.

— Finally, ESPN Classic airs another AWA episode at midnight ET featuring the following lineup…

* Yuri Gordyenko and Alexis Smirnoff vs. Pete Sanchez and Bald Eagle

* Tony Leoni vs. Greg Gagne

* M. Richards vs. Col. DeBeers

* Larry Zbyszko vs. Sweat

* Leon “Vader” White vs. Gartner

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