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2017 CAC Reunion Information

The Cauliflower Alley Club (CAC) is pleased to announce the 2017 honorees and activities for our 52nd Reunion May 1st, 2nd, and 3rd at the Gold Coast Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Honorees: Tully Blanchard –  Iron Mike Award Kevin Von Erich – Lou Thesz / Art Abrams Lifetime Achievement Award Glow Girls […]

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CAC Honoree Announced for WWE Hall of Fame

By: Josh Barnett:  “The Glamazon” Beth Phoenix, a 2015 CAC honoree, whose dominating physical style was a precursor to the current women’s wrestling revolution, is heading to the WWE Hall of Fame. Phoenix, a Divas champion and three-time WWE women’s champion, will be inducted March 31 in Orlando as part of the Class of 2017 […]

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CAC Dual Honoree Going Into the WWE HOF

WWE announced the following today concerning Diamond Dallas Page, both a 2015 CAC men’s wrestling award winner and the 2015 Jason Sanderson Humanitarian award winner: Diamond Dallas Page to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2017 Diamond Dallas Page, a world champion-turned-fitness guru, will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame as part […]

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The Russian Bear Passes Away

Courtesy of RingsideNews.com:  The 2013 Iron Mike Mazurki Award winner, the “Russian Bear” Ivan Koloff, has passed away at the age of 74 after his battle with liver cancer. Koloff was the man who famously ended the first championship reign of Bruno Sammartino. Most recently, Koloff was a regular at the Mid-Atlantic Legends Fanfests in […]

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Wrestling Legend Passes Away

WWE Hall of Famer and 2004 CAC honoree George “The Animal” Steele has passed away at the age of 79. Wrestling agent Eric Simms noted on Facebook on Thursday that Steele had entered hospice care and that it wasn’t looking good for him. WWE Hall of Famer Bob Backlund also noted on Facebook earlier this […]

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Kevin Von Erich to Receive the Lou Thesz/Art Abrams Award in May

As indicated in the recent edition of the EAR newsletter, the Cauliflower Alley Club is pleased to announce that wrestling Hall of Famer Kevin Von Erich will be honored at the upcoming CAC Reunion with a 2017 CAC Lou Thesz / Art Abrams Lifetime Achievement Award! Previous winners of this honor include Arn Anderson, Jerry Brisco, Ricky Steamboat, […]

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HBO Sports and WWE to Produce “Andre the Giant” Documentary

HBO Sports, WWE and the Bill Simmons Media Group will produce “Andre the Giant” a documentary film examining the life and career of one of the most beloved legends in WWE history, it was announced today by Kevin Dunn, WWE Executive Producer, and Peter Nelson, Executive Vice President, HBO Sports. The ambitious and wide-ranging documentary […]

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Chavo Guerrero, Sr. Passes Away

Former WWE Cruiserweight Champion Chavo Guerrero Sr. passed away Saturday at the age of 68 years old. Chavo Sr. was Eddie Guerrero’s brother and father to Chavo Guerrero.   WWE issued this statement on his passing:   Chavo Guerrero Sr. passes away   WWE is saddened to learn that Chavo Guerrero Sr., the legendary wrestler, […]

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HOF Honor for Hercules the Bear Legend Andy Robin

By Jamie Buchan:  Sports legend Andy Robin, who introduced the world to Hercules the Bear, has been inducted into Scotland’s Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame.  The 81-year-old received the top honour on the steps of Perth’s City Hall, the scene of some of his biggest championship battles.  One of his most famous bouts in the Fair City was against America’s […]

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CAC VP Tom Drake Passes Away

The CAC is sad to report that CAC Vice President Tom Drake passed away this morning. Tom was the legal council for the CAC. He was the Speaker Of The House for the State of Alabama under Governor George Wallace. Tom was also the owner of the Drake & Drake Law Firm. The CAC sends […]

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