Various News: CHIKARA, NWA, Vader vs. Neal & More News


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— There are no pro wrestling shows listed for ESPN Classic tonight.

— Shane “Glamor Boy” Sewell turns 40 years old today.

— NWA Ring Warriors runs Saturday in Hollywood, Florida at the German American Clubhouse with the following card…

* Vader vs. Jesse Neal

* NWA Ring Warriors Grand Champion Bruce Santee vs. Chance Prophet

* The Headbangers vs. Mikhail Ivanov and Aleksander Chekov vs. Wes Brisco and Cassidy Riley vs. Steve Madison and Tommy Vandal for the Global Tag Titles

* La Rosa Negra vs. Sienna Duvall

* Buck Q vs. Vordell Walker

* Billy Fives vs. Johnny Vandal

— CHIKARA announced that Maria Kanellis will be appearing at the King of Trios event, joining Team ROH ringside. The 2012 King of Trios tournament takes place on September 14th, 15th and 16th. The matches announced thus far are…

* Team Ring of Honor: Nick Jackson, Matt Jackson and Mike Bennett vs. The Faces of Pain: Meng, The Warlord and The Barbarian

* Team WWF: The 1-2-3 Kid, Tatanka, “The Porugeuse Man o’ War” Aldo Montoya vs. The Extreme Trio: Jerry Lynn, 2 Cold Scorpio, Tommy Dreamer

* The Spectral Envoy: Hallowicked, Frightmare, Ultramantis Black vs. The Submission Squad: “Elegant Assassin” Pierre Abernathy, “Pistol Danger” Evan Gelistico, “Barn Owl” Gary Jay, Davey Vega

* Team JWP: Comando Bolshoi, Tsubasa Kuragaki and Kaori Yoneyama vs. The Throwbacks: Mr. Touchdown, Dasher Hatfield and Matt Classic

* F.I.S.T: Chuck Taylor, Johnny Gargano, Icarus vs. Team Osaka Pro: Ebessan, Kikutaro and Takayakida

* The Colony: Fire Ant, Green Ant and assailant vs. Team Sendai Girls: Dash Chisako, Meiko Satomura and Sendai Sachiko

* The Swarm: combatANT, deviANT, Soldier Ant vs. Quack, Jig and Toyota: Mike Quackenbush, Jigsw and Manami Toyota

* The Batiri: Obariyon, Kobald and Kodama vs. 3.0 & Akuma: Scott Parker, Shane Matthews and Gran Akuma

— Here is the latest list of upcoming wrestling related books…

* 9/27 WWE General Manager’s Handbook by Jake Black

* 10/1 A Most Mizerable Christmas by Mick Foley with illustrations by Jerry Lawler.

* 10/1 Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame: Heroes and Icons by Steven Johnson, Greg Oliver and Mike Mooneyham featuring a foreword by JJ Dillon.

* 10/1 A Battle Royal in the Sky: The Life and Death of Wrestling’s 100 Greatest Gods and Gimmicks by Rich Tarantino and Jon Chattman

* 11/19 WWE Encyclopedia Volume 2 by Brian Shields & Kevin Sullivan.

* 12/1 Superfly: The Jimmy Snuka Story by Jimmy Snuka and Jon Chattman with forewords by Mick Foley and Roddy Piper

* 2/1/13 The 50 Greatest Professional Wrestlers of All Time: The Definitive Shoot by Larry Matysik

* 2/1/13 Harley Race King of the Ring (paperback) by Harley Race and Gerry Tritz

* 2/1/13 Mad Dogs, Midgets and Screw Jobs: The Untold Story of How Montreal Shaped the World of Wrestling by Pat Laprade

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