Bobby “The Brain” Heenan Passes Away at the Age of 73

Sadly Bobby “The Brain” Heenan has passed away. Heenan, whose real name is Raymond Heenan, was 73 years old at the time of his death. He is certainly regarded as one of the greatest managers of all-time, as well the one of the best “heel” announcers/characters ever. Jim Ross was believed to be the first […]

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Time to Book Your 2018 Hotel Room!

It is time to book your Gold Coast hotel room for the 2018 CAC Reunion! And this year, why not make a vacation of your CAC trip? Special room rates available throughout the entire week! The official dates on the 2018 CAC Reunion are April 30 – May 2, 2018. Guests may call Gold Coast […]

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Thank You 2017 New Members

The Cauliflower Alley Club would like to formally thank those individuals who have “officially” become part of the CAC’s Ring of Friendship in 2017. The newest members are listed below (as of September 13, 2017)! New CAC Lifetime Members • Adam Rogers, El Paso, TX • Andrew Morgan, Staten Island, NY • Brian Heffron, Philadelphia, […]

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Brickhouse Brown Expresses His Thanks

Hello everyone and welcome to the 57th edition of CAC Radio. Hosts David and Morgan welcome 3 special guests to the program. Legendary wrestler Brickhouse Brown talks about his career and shares entertaining stories about Terry Funk, Koko B Ware, Jerry Lawler, Triple H, Dusty Rhodes, and many other stars! He also talks about how […]

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Legendary Commentator Lance Russell Passes Away at 91

Story by Adam Martin, WrestleView.com: Jerry “The King” Lawler has revealed that legendary wrestling commentator Lance Russell passed away on Tuesday morning. Russell was 91 years old. Russell, often described as the voice of Memphis Wrestling, had a career that spanned nearly 40 years. He had been hospitalized the last several days after breaking his […]

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R. Bruce Tharpe – Assistant Legal Counsel for the CAC

The Cauliflower Alley Club is pleased to announce that R. Bruce Tharpe is assisting our club with legal counsel. Along with the Drake Law Firm, Mr. Tharpe will be providing pro bono legal support for the club to assist us with our mission of helping wrestlers in need. A Lifetime Member of the CAC, Mr. […]

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Legends’ Feats Documented in the National Library

Barry York wrote an interesting article in June 1997 entitled “No Holds Barred” that examined the feats of legendary wrestlers such as “Strangler” Ed Lewis and “Killer” Kowalski.  Here below are the images of this story.  Enjoy! Note – click on the images to read them in a larger format.

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Ric Flair Dealing with Medical Issues

By Tim Fiorvanti, ESPN.com:  Two-time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair was hospitalized and admitted to an intensive care unit over the weekend, and after initially downplaying the seriousness of the issue, a representative for Flair has made a plea for public support. As first reported by Pro Wrestling Sheet, Flair was hospitalized on Saturday […]

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Enshrine “The Destroyer” Into the WWE Hall of Fame

CAC honoree Dick “The Destroyer” Beyer is a sports icon, a former world champion as the dastardly Dr. X, and an integral player in the relationship between the worlds of US and Japanese wrestling that has extended for generations. A 1963 bout with Rikidozan, the father of Japanese pro wrestling, was responsible for one of […]

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CAC President Appearing This Weekend

The 2017 George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame induction weekend is July 20-22. Our president and CEO Brian Blair will be making an appearance along with many other legends. Check out www.NWHOF.org for more details.

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CAC Honoree Announces Her Retirement

Gail Kim appeared on this week’s GFW Impact episode to announce her retirement. The Impact Hall of Famer and 2015 CAC honoree said she will be retiring from in-ring competition at the end of 2017 but while she is retiring, she plans on going out on top. The six-time Knockouts Champion thanked the other wrestlers, […]

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Diane Von Hoffman Passes Away At 55

The Cauliflower Alley Club is sad to report the passing of Diane Von Hoffman also known as Moondog Fifi. Diane was 55. The news was unexpected. She had been in and out of hospital for months, including knee surgery, but she had been contacting friends only a couple of days ago. Apparently surgery this morning, […]

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Smith Hart Passes Away at 68

Smith Hart has passed away at the age of 68 following a long battle with prostate cancer. The following was posted to Smith’s Facebook page today: On November 28, 1948, Stu and Helen Hart, welcomed what would be the first of an eventual brood of 12 children when Smith Stewart Hart was welcomed into the […]

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These ‘Gorgeous’ Ladies Were the True Pioneers of Women’s Wrestling

These ‘Gorgeous’ Ladies Were the True Pioneers of Women’s Wrestling – By Kirsten Fleming, NY Post: During a 1985 audition inside a sweaty Los Angeles gym, a 21-year-old phlebotomist named Jeanne Basone volunteered to charge head first into the turnbuckle of a wrestling ring and land upside down. Despite having no wrestling experience, she nailed […]

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