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President Blair to be Honored this Weekend

By Paul Guzzo | Tribune Staff:  The outcomes of professional wrestling matches may be pre-determined but the physical toll they take is real. Body slams and chair shots to the head are painful and lasting. Just ask Brian Blair, a marquee attraction for World Wrestling Entertainment before he turned to local politics and business. Blair […]

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Video Tribute to Buddy Landel and Cora Combs

Southern States Wrestling pays tribute to the recently deceased Buddy Landel and Cora Combs.

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Rob Conway talks Dusty Rhodes, IWC, WWE, and more

Former NWA world champion Rob Conway stopped by Under the Mat Radio to discuss his feelings on fans comparing his body to the late Rick Rude, his nickname the Ironman, and more.  You can listen to the full interview below; here are some of the highlights: Rob Conway on Dusty Rhodes: “When I think of […]

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“NWA Classics 24/7″ is Live

The National Wrestling Alliance is pleased to announce its latest and most ambitious project to date: “NWA Classics 24/7″.  This vintage collection of wrestling videos is from the archive of legendary Houston Wrestling Promoter Paul Boesch.  The Paul Boesch video library comprises matches from the late 1960’s through 1986. The vast majority of these matches have not been […]

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Alberto El Patron, Tommy Dreamer, Colt Cabana and More Headline Charity Event

Lone Star Championship Wrestling and Clutch City Productions will be teaming up with Bustin 4 Autism to present a star-studded professional wrestling event and autograph signing on Sunday, July 12 at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, TX. The autograph session begins at 3 p.m. with in-ring action set to kick off at 6 p.m. […]

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President Brian Blair named to Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame

By Andy Warrener, Times Correspondent: Tampa native Brian Blair will receive a pair of honors July 10 and 11 in Waterloo, Ind.  Blair was unanimously voted into the George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame and will be receiving the Lou Thesz Award. “To be unanimously picked by the board to receive the Lou […]

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