Photos taken by Wayne McCarty at independent wrestling promotions in the Midwest.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
MIW Chanhassen, MN 9/13/2014
Promotion: Minnesota Independent Wrestling
Date: 8:00pm Saturday September 13, 2014
City, State: Chanhassen, MN
Venue: American Legion
MIW 2014/2015 Season Premier El Bano defeated Rob Justice.
Referee Rob Page was Mitch Paradise's Paradise Pit. Page announced that he is now a manager for "Playboy" Pete Huge and that he got Huge a title shot against Paradise. Chris Jordan came out and said he wanted a shot at the MIW title.
JD Bandit pinned Petey Thorn in his first match ever.
Scott Story won against Chris Jordan by DQ in his first match ever.
James Dawson pinned Ty Cooper.
Kody Rice pinned Rob James.
"Playboy" Pete Huge defeated MIW champion Mitch Paradise with help from manager Rob Page and Chris Jordan.
Rob Page, Chris Jordan and new MIW champion Pete Huge are back together as the Junk Squad.
I am a pro wrestling ring side photographer based in the Minneapolis area. Since 2003 I've been a contributing photographer for Pro Wrestling Illustrated/The Wrestler/Inside Wrestling. My photos have also appeared in The Minneapolis Star Tribune, Punk Planet, Out and City Pages.