World Wrestling League (WWL)
WWL’s debut event, “Idols of Wrestling”, will be taking place this Sunday afternoon at the “Coliseo de Puerto Rico” in San Juan, PR. Official bell time for the show and the iPPV is 4:00PM. All the speculation, high expectations and anticipation for what this new company can bring to the table will be gone as of the first ring of the bell.
The following is the announced lineup for the debut event:
*Ricky “El Mesias” Banderas vs “Texano Jr” (c) – AAA Mega Championship match
*Blue Demon Jr. vs Oliver John (c) – California’s New Revolution World title match
*20 Man Battle Royal to crown the first WWL World Champion featuring Bobby Lashley, Prince Al Farat and more names to be announced.
*TNA Superstars in action: Samoa Joe & “Scrap Iron” Adam Pearce vs “Bad Influence” - Kazarian & Christopher Daniels
*“Cowboy” James Storm vs Bobby Roode
*Ivelisse Velez vs Alyssa Flash – PWR Women’s World title match
*Monster Pain w/ Mistress Glenda Lee vs Giant Demento
*“Los Mamitos” Sexy B. & Mr. E. vs “Los Mega-10” Panama-Jack Daniels & Mega-Star
*Mini’s in action: Mini Chupa-Cabra vs Mini Pierroth
* In a wrestling classic: Steve Corino vs Colt Cabana
*Rico Cassanova (c) vs “Tokyo Monster” Kahagas – DWE World title match
*Deadly Fatal Four-Way – For Mexico’s ZERO 1 title: “Hijo de Rey Mysterio” vs Octagon Jr vs Axel “El Nieto del Santo” vs “El Sicodelico Jr.”
*Mexico’s “Royal Air Force” - Laredo Kid, “Hombre Sin Miedo” & Estelaris vs “Mr 450” Hammett, Noriega & “Lince Dorado”
*Hercules Gomez (c) vs “Face of Fear” Ash – Pennsylvania WXW title match
*“S.A.T’s” Joel Savinovich & Jose Cabrera vs Erick Scorpion & Michael Tarver
*Cruzz (c) vs “License to Thrill” Nick Romano – Mid-West US title match
Of course, you can order the WWL iPPV by clicking here (http://highspots.tv/ippv-wwl-idols-of-wrestling-04-21-2013 ). TNA talent matches will not stream on iPPV.
You can watch last weekend’s WWL TV episode here:
During the last few hours WWL officials announced the names of Joe Don Smith (JDS), Chicky Starr and “Voodoo Man” have been added to the talents that will be at hand at the show. Starr and Smith are local veterans that could be coming in a non-wrestling capacity, although not that far away from the action as they will be doing commentary throughout the evening.
During the entire week there has been massive coverage in one of the major newspapers in the island, “Primera Hora”. In case you would like to take a look at some of the articles that have been published throughout the week, here are the links:
There has been an official announcement regarding “General Manager” Debbie
Ross. She will not be appearing at the show as they have parted ways.
I will be at the show live and will file a complete report of all that takes place during the day at the coliseum.
World Wrestling Council (WWC)
WWC had been scheduled to present their weekly Saturday night house show in
Mayaguez, PR last Saturday. Unfortunately the show was cancelled close to 9PM
that evening. What we have heard from people that had already arrived and were
inside the arena was that there was a very low turnout for the show and WWC
officials made the decision to cancel at the last minute. The crowd was said to
be less than 100 fans at the time of the announcement.
That being said, they did run a Sunday house show/TV taping in Cataño, PR at the “Cosme Beitía Sálamo Arena”. Scheduled for the show was Ray Gonzalez facing Carlito and Savio Vega facing Invader #1 in a “Lumberjack Match” with indy wrestlers surrounding the ring as Invader had been talking down and abusing several of these performers during the last few weeks. The only news to come out of the show was that they announced that Vega had been bloodied badly during his match with Invader and that he had been stretchered out. More information and footage will be shown during the course of this weekend’s TV shows.
For this weekend, WWC has announced that they will have a house show on Saturday night at the “Lauro Davila Coliseum” in Toa Alta, PR; and then on Sunday evening they return to Cataño, PR at the “Cosme Beitía Sálamo Arena”. The Cataño show will most likely be next week’s TV taping.
Over the last couple of months WWC has been announcing a show that will take place in Kissimmee, FL at the “Kissimmee Civic Center” on Saturday June 15 at 8:30 PM. Tickets are on sale right now. For more ticket information and purchase you can call 407-935-1412.