Former Bushwhacker Butch Miller appeared at a KPW show in Wellington, New Zealand on December 8 to honor New Zealand wrestling stars Al Hobman, Bob Crozier, Bruno Bekkar (big 70s star) and Rip Morgan.
Hulk Hogan, Bam Bam Bigelow, Don Muraco, Ken Patera & Paul Orndorff vs. Andre the Giant, One Man Gang, King Kong Bundy, Rick Rude & Butch Reed from the first ever Survivor Series will be included as an extra on the Survivor Series 2006 DVD. The DVD will be released on 12/26.
Mick Foley's third autobiography, “Hardcore Diaries”, will be released in March.
Anthony Jackson missed the last COMPOUND show because he is recovering from a staph infection in his hip joint. He has been put on antibiotics and seemed to be recovering well at this point. Oklafan wishes him well in his recovery and hopes to see “All Action” return to the ring soon.
UWF06 plans to resume running shows in March.
Apparently Sting offered to put Abyss over cleanly for the NWA World Title at Genesis, but the booking staff preferred Abyss to win the NWA title via disqualification.
Jeremy Borash is said to be unhappy about being replaced as backstage interviewer. Some people were surprised Jeff Jarrett didn't stand up for Borash.
A. J. Styles recently no-showed an independent show in Westminster, SC, because he confused the dates.
While speaking at the Praise Tabernacle in North Massapequa, NY, Ted DiBiase said in 18 months of WWE employment, the company didn't use any of his ideas. DiBiase also said he was basically miserable while working for WWE, but still loves the wrestling business.
Beth Phoenix is back in OVW and has been removed from the WWE Roster page.
"Rowdy" Roddy Piper will be starting a four week radiation treatment shortly. Last month, WWE revealed that the hall of famer is battling Hodgkin's Lymphoma.
WWE Superstar Charlie Haas and his wife TNA 'Knockout' Jackie are the new proud parents of baby Kayla Jacquelyn. The former WWE Diva delivered in the early hours of the morning the 6lb 7oz baby. "It's was a miracle watching her being born; it was the best feeling in the world," Haas told WWE.COM. The duo tied the knot last year in the beginning of June while they were both under WWE contract however on July 6th - just a month later – the newlyweds were released from World Wrestling Entertainment. Haas was signed back in December of last year while his wife Jackie was signed to TNA a month earlier. Oklafan offers its congratulations to the new proud parents.
On ESPN 2's Cheap Seats on Thursday night, they had a tape of an IWA show from the mid-70s (Eddie Einhorn's group that attempted to go national using Mil Mascaras, Ernie Ladd and Ivan Koloff as the big stars, running opposition to many of the major offices at the time). The hosts made fun of everyone on the show, from Mascaras to The Mongols (one of whom was Bill "Demolition Ax" Eadie), Big Tex McKenzie, Igor, Bulldog Brower and Luis Martinez (who is still alive but alone in a nursing home). They ripped on a Mascaras vs. Joe Turco match, made fun of how out of shape Brower was, made fun of the Love Brothers, who did the effeminate act and joked about how horrible a match with Igor & McKenzie vs. Rip Hawk & Beautiful Bruce was.
Mitch W. Carter was in the stands at the NWA-U show this past Saturday. He said that his shoulder was feeling very good and the doctor’s have upgraded his recovery time to February. Previous reports had put him out until April at the earliest.
Kamala def. Matt Longtime and King Kong Bundy (w/ Bobby Heenan) def. Mason Quinn for Great Lakes Championship Wrestling in Milwaukee, WI
Xavier def. A. J. Styles & NEW Champion Jay Lethal for the title in an Elimination Match for North East Wrestling in Terryville, CT
The Mississippi Militia def. King Kong Bundy & Dave Hero for Great Lakes Championship Wrestling in Grafton, WI
Jim Duggan def. Snitsky in a Dark Match prior to the WWE RAW broadcast.
OVW Women's Champion Katie Lea def. Beth Phoenix in a Ladder Match
A. J. Styles def. Brother Runt for United Wrestling Federation in Raleigh, NC
Necro Butcher def. J. T. LaMotta for Xtreme Championship Wrestling in Denton, TX
Action Jackson def. Canyon in a Fans Bring the Weapons Match for Professional Championship Wrestling in Arlington, TX
A. J. Styles def. Jay Lethal for United Wrestling Federation in South Hill, VA
Upcoming Matches & Appearances:
Booker T vs. Charlie Haas is scheduled for Pro Wrestling Alliance (Booker T’s Fed) in Pasadena, TX
Brent Albright is scheduled for Ring of Honor in Hartford, CT
Seth Shai vs. Greg Symmonds is scheduled for Xtreme Championship Wrestling in Denton, TX.
Brent Albright & Jimmy Jacobs vs. B. J. Whitmer & Colt Cabana is scheduled for Ring of Honor in New York, NY
Ricky Morton vs. Bobby Eaton in a Steel Cage Match with Jimmy Valiant as the special referee for Southern States Wrestling in Kingsport, TN
Bill Dundee, Dutch Mantell, & Chase Stevens are among the talent scheduled for United States Wrestling Organization in Nashville, TN
A. J. Styles vs. Jeremy Vain is scheduled for NWA Anarchy in Helen, GA
Koko B. Ware vs. Tracy Smothers is scheduled for Mid-South Wrestling in West Memphis, AR
A. J. Styles & Jeff Jarrett are among the talent scheduled for NWA-TNA in Lisbon, Portugal
A. J. Styles & Jeff Jarrett are among the talent scheduled for NWA-TNA in Oberto, Portugal
CAPW Champion Tracy Smothers defends his title against Bane for Cleveland All-Pro Wrestling in Cleveland, OH.
IWC Champion Ricky Reyes defends against Brent Albright for International Wrestling Cartel in Elizabeth, PA.
Kishi is scheduled for New Wrestling Nation in Prince George, British Columbia, Canada
Tracy Smothers & Baby Doll are amongst the talent scheduled for the debut of Feature Championship Wrestling in Hazard, KY
Brent Albright is scheduled for Ring of Honor in Braintree, MA
Brent Albright is scheduled for Ring of Honor in Edison, NJ
King Kong Bundy is scheduled for Stars & Stripes Wrestling returns in Clifton, NJ.
All-Star Wrestling & Mid-States Wrestling Unified Heavyweight Champion Kevin Lovejones will defend the title against Michael Barry in the main event of MSW's first show of the new year in Harrison, AR. Also on the card Jack Dalton teams with Lexington Starr to take on Bubba Hall & Sassy Merlot in an Intergender Tag Team Match. Plus, Jason Jones and a mystery partner will take on Boss Campbell's team of El Matador Uno & Dos. Also scheduled to appear are Jake Boulder, Cast-Iron Cothern, Gary Gram, Kenny Campbell, Mike Iles, and many more!
A. J. Styles, Dusty Rhodes & Jerry Lawler are among the stars scheduled for Northeast Wrestling in Columbus, OH
A. J. Styles vs. Samoa Joe is scheduled for North East Wrestling in Danbury, CT.
NWA World Champion Abyss vs. A. J. Styles and Greg Valentine vs. Tito Santana with special referee Ivan Putski are scheduled for International Wrestling Cartel in Franklin, PA
A. J. Styles is scheduled for 1PW in Doncaster, England
April 13th through 15th
All American Pro Wrestling Fanfare & Supershow in Waynesboro, NC. Signed so far: Jim Cornette & The Midnight Express (Dennis Condrey & Bobby Eaton), Bill Watts, Ricky Morton , Missy Hyatt, Barry Darsow, Ted DiBiase, Phil Hickerson, Buddy Roberts, John Tatum, Lanny Poffo, The Missing Link, Skandar Akbar, Steve Williams, Koko B. Ware & Hector Guerrero. More names to be announced later.
World Impact Wrestling & XXXChurch.com are teaming together for a professional wrestling event in April 2007 at the legendary Center Stage Theatre in Atlanta, GA. The event will feature porn star Ron Jeremy along with "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka, Greg "The Hammer" Valentine, "The Million Dollar Man" Ted DiBiase, Brutus "The Barber" Beefcake, "The Agenda" Johnny Ova and Bobby Riedel, and many more. Tickets will be on sale via Ticketmaster in early February. Need more info? Visit http://www.Unscripted2007.com
Autographs & Appearances:
Sgt. Slaughter at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, NM during the New Mexico Scorpions hockey game
January 26th through 29th
Terry Taylor will be one of the stars hosting a training seminar for Federation X Entertainment in Orlando, FL. The cost of this training seminar is only $500 and applicants will need to send a $250 deposit to secure their position. Limited space is available for this once in a lifetime opportunity. Availability will be on a first-come, first-serve basis. For your training seminar information on how to get signed up, contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or call the FXE office at (407) 816-1045
Sgt. Slaughter at the RICOH Coliseum in Toronto, Ontario, Canada during the Toronto Marlies hockey game
Ted DiBiase will be conducting a camp on 2/10 in Henrietta, NY before the NWA Upstate show at Minnett Hall. It will be 3-4 hours and you can sign up at email@example.com
Mick Foley at the RICOH Coliseum in Toronto, Ontario, Canada during the Toronto Marlies hockey game
Sgt. Slaughter will be signing autographs at Lee & Woo Optometry in San Francisco, CA. from 2 to 4 PM. Call 415-452-8320..
February 24th & 25th
Johnny Lee Clary (AKA Johnny Angel) will be preaching at Erindale Christian Centre in Canberra, Australia
March 23rd through 25th
Roddy Piper will be signing autographs and will be on a panel for his new movie "Sin-Jin Smyth" at the "Texas Fear-Fest 2007" (Texas Largest Horror Convention) to be held at Mesquite Hampton Inn in Mesquite, TX.
Mick Foley will be signing autographs at Nutley High School in Nutley, NJ at an evening appearance. It is a charity event for the Senior Class.
In Carteret, NJ - LEGENDS OF THE RING IV-Pro Wrestling Fanfest,Autograph,and Merchandise show. Co-promoted by 3 Count Promotions, Legends of the ring returns on April 28th 2007 at 9:00 am to The Radisson Hotel and Conference Center in Carteret,NJ Just off NJ Turnpike Exit 12. A Star-Studded lineup of wrestlers and wrestling merchandise dealers featuring many Jakks Classic Superstar figures to get signed that day! Confirmed Guests Include: Steve Lombardi aka The Brooklyn Brawler, Harvey Wippleman, Ernie Ladd, Bad News Brown, Corporal Kirchner, Bill Eadie (AKA Demolition Ax), Barry Darsow, Big Bully Busick and many more to be announced in the weeks and months ahead. General Admission Tickets 10.00 each (Polaroid's and autographs additional.) Limited number of All Inclusive Supertickets available but are going quick on a first come first served numbered basis. For More Info please visit http://www.LEGENDSOFTHERING.com
Sgt. Slaughter will be signing autographs on Armed Forces Day at Susquehanna Valley Harley-Davidson Dealership in Harrisburg, PA. from 12 Noon to 2 PM. Call 717-810-1993.
Sgt. Slaughter will be signing autographs at Military Appreciation Night at the Arkansas Twisters Arena Football game in North Little Rock, AR. Call 501-975-5425.
July 4th through 8th
Sting will be one of the guest speakers on board Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines' Sovereign of the Seas during the "Cruise With a Cause" Bahamas Missions Cruise sponsored by PraiseFest Ministries. This is a non-alcoholic cruise.
Mick Foley will be signing autographs at the Binghamton Mets baseball game in Binghamton, NY Call 607-723-6387..
October 5th through 7th
Chavo Guerrero, Sr and Koko B. Ware are amongst the talent scheduled for a Dream Reunion—Return of the Legends #2 in Kokomo, IN
December 19th - Erik Watts
December 24th - Aaron Neil