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Top 10 American deathmatch tournaments

Combat Zone Wrestling’s thirteenth annual Tournament of Death will take place this Saturday and what better way to honor the occasion than by counting down the top ten American deathmatch tournaments in history!
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Ian Rotten Reacts To The Jeff Jarrett Incident/Fight

UPDATE x 3: Yesterday it was reported that Jeff Jarrett was allegedly involved in a physical altercation last night with 17-year-old John Calvin, the son of Ian Rotten. Rotten has posted the following update on the situation… “Sh*t happens and life goes on, and so does the business of IWA Mid South wrestling. Though some unfortunate events took place last night, they are in the...
Via WZR Online
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Jeff Jarrett Physically Assaults Ian Rotten’s 17-Year-Old Son After He’s Given Only Half-Pay For His Appearance

Sounds like Jeff Jarrett may have landed himself in hot water just days after announcing his brand new Global Force Wrestling promotion. According to a report from Dr. Jerry Wiseman from Examiner.com, Jeff Jarrett physically assaulted John Calvin, the 17-year old son of IWA Mid-South promoter, Ian Rotten (real name, John Williams).  This allegedly took place after Jarrett was paid...
Via Wrestlechat.net
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Final Card for Tonight's IWA Mid-South - Sunday Bloody Sunday

From Ian Rotten- "Every promoter tells you how big their next show is, and I am no exception. However, let me tell you WHY this show is huge. Sunday, March 9th, at Jammerz Rollerdome Sunday Bloody Sunday stands out for me. Not just because of the array of talent coming in from all over the country, not only for the fact that it will be Drake Youngers second to last IWA Mid...
Via Ring Side News
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Final Card for IWA Mid-South’s Sunday Bloody Sunday – March 9th, 2014

From Ian Rotten- “Every promoter tells you how big their next show is, and I am no exception. However, let me tell you WHY this show is huge. Sunday, March 9th, at Jammerz Rollerdome Sunday Bloody Sunday stands out for me. Not just because of the array of talent coming in from all over the country, not only for the fact that it will be Drake Youngers second to last IWA Mid South...
Via cheap-heat
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Former ECW Star Battling Cancer, Shimmer Update

Former ECW Star Ian Rotten, real name John Williams, recently stated that he was diagnosed with stomach cancer and began chemotherapy treatment last week. Rotten, who had a brief run with the company between ’94-’95, said he is in the early stages of cancer and that his chemotherapy is supposed to last six weeks. Rotten runs IWA Mid South and has canceled a couple of his upcoming...
Via Ring Side News
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

ECW Original Ian Rotten Diagnosed With Gastric Stomach Cancer; Begins Chemotherapy Next Week

ECW original Ian Rotten, real name John Williams, recently announced that he is currently battling gastric stomach cancer in a new post on his official Facebook page: Ian Rotten wrote: Some of you may have seen that guys are saying that they are now open next weekend, and I have waited this long in an attempt to get ahold of everyone that was booked on the show so the boys would...
Via Wrestlechat.net
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Batista Offers Some Life Advice + Shelly Martinez Note

– The “King of Hardcore,” Ian Rotten, celebrated his birthday over the weekend as he turned 43-years-old. – Shelly Martinez appears as a model in a newly released music video from the Blaak Attaak, entitled Big Boobies on Blondes or Brunettes or Redheads. To watch the video, click here. Martinez also appears in this video with Joey Styles. The description of the video reads...
Via WZR Online
June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

WWE’s Upcoming “CM Punk: Best in the World” DVD to Feature Footage From ROH & IWA Mid-South

Regarding WWE’s upcoming CM Punk DVD featuring Ring of Honor footage, WWE went to ROH and asked them for permission to use the footage. Most likely WWE paid some amount ofmoney to ROH’s parent company Sinclair Broadcasting. WWE also paid some money to Ian Rotten to use footage of Punk in IWA Mid-south. FOLLOW US on FACEBOOK using key word "WrestleChat" and on TWITTER...
Via Wrestlechat.net
August 08, 2012  |  Discuss

CM Punk Says He’s A ‘Curse’, WWE/Leprechaun Update, More

– Ian Rotten turns 42 years old today. – Nick “Big Bully” Busick turns 58 years old today. – There are no pro wrestling shows on ESPN Classic this weekend. On Monday, AWA and UWF shows will return. – WWE Studios and Lionsgate are moving forward with reboot of The Leprechaun. Harris Wilkinson has been tapped to write the script. Last year, Wilkinson sold the spec Ink to...
Via TNA Wrestling News
June 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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