Various News: Today’s Birthdays, Yokozuna, FWE iPPV, More


— Yokozuna was born on this date in 1966. He died on October 23, 2000 from pulmonary edema at the Adelphi Hotel in Liverpool, England while working a wrestling tour.

— El Dandy is celebrating his 50th birthday today.

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

— Family Wrestling Entertainment debuts on iPPV on Friday with the following card…

*FWE champion Tommy Dreamer vs. Rhino

*Jay Lethal & Brian Kendrick & Paul London vs The Young Bucks & Petey Williams

*Velvet Sky & Angelina Love vs Maria Kanellis & Winter

*Unsanctioned Street Fight: FWE Tri-Borough Champion Damien Darling vs Johnny Knockout

*Big Daddy V vs. Malta the Damager

*Colt Cabana vs. Mike Bennett

*Open Challenge from Chris Masters to anyone on the FWE Roster

* One Night Tag-Team Tournament featuring:

~ Sonjay Dutt/Daivari

~ Diamond Inc

~ Adrenaline Express

~ All Money is Legal

The iPPV will feature live commentary from Michael Schiavello, Maryse and Winter. You can order the show at this link.

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