Other News INDY NEWS: ROH TV online offer, Hardcore Roadtrip, Hannibal update, big names at New Year's Chaos, Toys for Tots event
Nov 15, 2012 - 11:13:29 AM
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-- Ring of Honor is putting the next three episodes of ROH TV online leading up to Final Battle 2012 in December. The price is $1.99 per episode for the November 17 show (Nigel McGuinness named new authority figure), Nov. 24 show (Tag Title match), and Dec. 1 show (Davey Richards vs. Michael Elgin). [ Details on the "Early Bird" special here at ROHWrestling.com ]
-- The new Top Rope Wrestling promotion has announced several stars for their "New Year's Chaos" show on Saturday, January 5 in Lexington, Virginia. Included are former TNA Knockouts Angelina Live and Winter (Katie Lea Burchill), Goldust, Chris Masters, Daivari, and "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan, and an appearance by WWE writer Michael Hayes. [ Show details here at TopRopePromotion.com ]
-- Hannibal Pro Wrestling is suspending operations "for an undetermined period of time" as owner Hannibal (Devon Nicholson) receives treatment for Hepatitis C. In the interim, HPW is helping promote a new eBay auction for WWE Hall of Famer "Superstar" Billy Graham, who is auctioning off a new painting of Hulk Hogan. [ Item details here at eBay.com ]
-- The organizers of "Hardcore Roadtrip" have announced the ECW-themed tour is heading to London, Ontario, Canada on Saturday, March 2. Two shows will be held on March 2. The first show, "Banned in the USA," will feature an eight-man tournament to crown a Hardcore Roadtrip Champion. The second show, "Born 2B Wired," will feature the finals of the tournamnet and a Barbwire Match.
The main event of "Banned" is Sabu vs. 2 Cold Scorpip. First round tournament matches include C.W. Anderson vs. Blue Meanie, Stevie Richards vs. Vito, Axl Rotten vs. Angel, and Pitbull Gary Wolf vs. Jason Knight. [ Details here at HardcoreRoadtrip.ca ]
-- The East Coast Wrestling Association (ECWA) will be hosting a "Toys for Tots" benefit show on Saturday, December 1 in Newark, Del. [ Full show details here at ECWAProwrestling.com ]
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