Friday, December 01, 2017

PTW Bloomington, MN 10/27/17

Promotion: Prime Time Wrestling
Time/Date: 7 p.m. Friday October 27, 2017
City, State: Bloomington, MN
Venue: Bloomington Event Center

This was the second annual PTW zombie invasion. The event started off with Lore and Joseph "Stonehenge" Wayne coming to the ring and bringing out some zombies to attack a rookie wrestler. The zombies would come out more through out the night.

Black Stallion defeated PTW Uptown champion Darin Corbin by DQ. Corbin hit Stallion with the title belt for the DQ. Check out that old school WWF shirt on the the guy on the left of the photo.

PTW U.S. Fanny Pack champion Danny Duggan took on Luther Wilson III, Tomahawk Kid, Brandon Gore, "Downtown" Petey Brown and Ian Xavier in a 6 man match.

Most of the wrestlers were attacked by "Stonehenge" and his zombies.

Danny Duggan pinned Ian Xavier ( the only remaining wrestler) to retain the fanny pack title.

Air Wolf pinned Craven Knyte. This may have been Knyte's last match in pro wrestling.

"Livewire" Johnny Parks took on a guy who who runs a karate dojo. It was suppose to be Billy Blaze that was suppose to take on the karate guy but Blaze must have been too scared to show up. Parks was attacked by the zombies.

PTW champion Mitch Paradise defeated Lore to retain the title. This event was the first of 3 that I would attend over the weekend. Both of these guys would be on all three of those events.

PTW tag team champions Wild Cat & Super Thunder Frog wrestled DOUG & Other DOUG to a no contest when Lore, Joseph "Stonehenge" Wayne and the zombies attacked the 4 wrestlers.

Wild Cat & Super Thunder Frog defeated Lore & Joseph "Stonehenge" Wayne in a quick match to end the event.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

PWB St. Paul, MN 10/7/17

Promotion: Pro Wrestling Battleground
Time/Date: 6 p.m. Saturday October 07, 2017
City, State: St. Paul, MN
Venue: Wilebski's Blues Saloon

Joseph "Stonehenge" Wayne pinned "Downtown" Petey Brown.

Scottt Story defeated Orin Veidt.

Next up was a 4 corners elimination tag match between Angry Dragon, Darin Corbin, Giant Griffin and Lore.

Darin Corbin won that match when he pinned Lore after a ginger snap.

PWB Breakout Champion Air Wolf defeated Gerard Castle to retain the title.

PWB tag team champions Famous Trash (Joey Avalon & Jordy Lee) defeated Kid & Creed Connection ( Tomahawk Kid & Kal Creed) in a 2 out of 3 falls match. Famous Trash won 2 falls and Kid & Creed Connection won on fall.

PWB champion Venom took on Super Thunder Frog in the first ever frog collar match.

Super Thunder Frog won that championship frog collar match to become the new PWB champion.

The next PWB event is November 25, 2017 at Wilebski's Blues Saloon.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

MIW Forest Lake, MN 9/30/17

Promotion: Minnesota Independent Wrestling
Time/Date: 8 p.m. Saturday September 30, 2017
City, State: Forest Lake, MN
Venue: American Legion Post #225

This place has a WWE Wrestlemania pinball game!

Air Wolf took the law in to his own hands and defeated Officer Rob Justice.

Rookie Rylie Jackson pinned Aiden Wake. Jackson is one of the many trainee's from the The Academy who are now starting to get in the ring on events.

The Black Plague (Lore & Joseph "Stonehenge" Wayne) beat "Downtown" Petey Brown & Ty Cooper.

Mitch Paradise won by DQ over Chadwick Wentworth III.

Arik "The Anarchist" Cannon pinned "Notorious" Ryan Cruz.

JD Bandit defeated MIW champion Scott Story in the main event.

JB Bandit is the new MIW champion. Petey Brown, Rylie Jackson and Ty Cooper came out to congratulate the new champ.

Monday, November 13, 2017

Crushed Richmond, MN 9/9/17

Promotion: Crushed Pro Wrestling
Time/Date: 7 p.m. Saturday September 9, 2017
City, State: Richmond, MN
Venue: River Lakes Civic Arena

In a pre show match Patient X defeated Jonathan Jones.

Nick "The Natural" Nelson defeated Ryan Cruz.

Josh Price had no problem beating Richie Johnson.

Darin Corbin & Petey Brown won a 4 team tag match. The other teams were Superiority Complex (Tony Nas & Roy Gordan), Wild Cat & Super Thunder Frog and Shaun Nautilus & Nathan Edward.

Arik "The Anarchist" Canon pinned "Filth King" Brubaker.

Gerard Castle pinned Air Wolf.

Chaos 300 defeated Mentallo. This was the first time I saw Mentallo in over 10 years. Go ahead and click on his name on the right side to see the last time he appeared in this blog.

Zero Gravity (Brett Gakiya & CJ Esparza) defeated The Coven (Jacob Savage & Chase McCoy).

Beer City Bruiser pinned Danny "Hot Stuff" Duggan in the main event.

Friday, November 10, 2017

PWA Inver Grove Heights, MN 9/9/17

Promotion: Pro Wrestling America
Time/Date: 2 p.m. Saturday September 9, 2017
City, State: Inver Grove Heights, MN
Venue: Parking lot at Drkulas Bowl

Lockjaw defeated Shane "Good Enough" Lockhart (fna Shimdog).

"6% Body Fat" Rob James pinned "King of Psycho Style" Sterling Bond.

DOUG defeated Giant Griffin when Griffin submitted to DOUG's tickle finisher. Ok, that's not how it ended. DOUG rolled up Griffin for the pin. I think DOUG should really use the tickle as a submission.

Miss Natural Heather Patera made Stacy Shadow tap out.

Danny Duggan pinned Lore.

PWA tag team champions Super Thunder Frog & Wild Cat defeated Body Beautiful (Mitch Paradise & Billy Blaze) to retain the titles.

F1RST Wrestling Minneapolis, MN 9/7/17

Promotion: F1RST Wrestling
Time/Date: 7:30 Thursday September 7, 2017
City, State: Minneapolis, MN
Venue: Cabooze bar

"All Ego" Ethan Page and Space Monkey were scheduled for this event but were unable to make it to Minneapolis.

The first match was a four way match with Ryan Cruz, Wild Cat, Super Thunder Frog and Scott Story. Cruz and Sailer both got a 3 count at the same time so they were both announced as the winner. They were given 5 more minutes against each other. Cruz got the final pin over Wild Cat.

Giant Griffin defeated Kal Creed after a choke slam from the second rope.

F1RST Wrestling Wrestlepalooza champion Arik Cannon Defeated Darin Corbin.

Angel Dorado pinned Brandon Gore. These two are rookies from The Academy of Pro Wrestling training camp. They got to make their F1RST Wrestling debut because Page and Monkey were not able to make it to the event.

Chaos 300 defeated "Filth King" Brubaker.

Air Wolf & Colt Cabana defeated Zero Gravity (Brett Gakiya & CJ Esparza)

I was happy to see that vet pro wrestler Colt Cabana showed rookie Air Wolf how to pose for the ring side photographer before the match.