— Japanese pro wrestler Yuji Nagata turns 44 today.
— There are no pro wrestling shows listed for ESPN Classic this week.
— CHIKARA sent out the following today…
The whole CHIKARA gang is headed to the Midwest, and we’ve got our sights set on Lafayette, Indiana and our Hoosier State debut! This Sunday afternoon, April 29th we will present a jam-packed card of mega-matches just for you! The card entitled “The Contaminated Cowl” is now finalized:
1) TAG TEAM TITLE MATCH!
-Newly-crowned Campeones de Parejas 3.0 (Scott Parker & Shane Matthews) will defend against the former champs Chuck Taylor & Johnny Gargano (of F.I.S.T.)!
2) CHIKARA vs. GEKIDO!
3) FOUR CORNER ELIMINATION TAG BOUT!
-The Young Bucks (Nick & Matt Jackson) square off against UltraMantis Black & Hallowicked as well as the duo of Tim Donst & Jakob Hammermeier and the Batiri team of Kodama & Kobald!
4) GEN 1 STARS COLLIDE!
-CHIKARA’s Grand Slam winner Jigsaw goes toe-to-toe with perennial malcontent Icarus of F.I.S.T.!
5) TAG TEAM ACTION!
-The new incarnation of The Throwbacks (Dasher Hatfield & Mr. Touchdown) take on Arik Cannon & Darin Corbin!
6) QUEEN vs. CREEP!
-The Queen of Wrestling Sara Del Rey is set for action against Obariyon!
7) FOR PRIDE…FOR RESPECT…FOR REVENGE!
-The Colony (Fire Ant, Soldier Ant, Green Ant) face The Swarm (assailANT, combatANT, deviANT) in trios action!
8) SCHOOL OF ROC: CLASS WARS!
-Billy Roc teams with his protégés Remi Wilkins & Dale Patricks opposite Tripp Cassidy, Sue Jackson & Jeremy Hadley!
— Here is the latest edition of “Creative Has Nothing For You” with Colt Cabana