Tuesday, April 22, 2008

The Rush Report Independent's Day Version

Ring of Honor will not be stripping The Briscoe's of their Tag Team Titles, even though Mark Briscoe will be out of action for 3-6 monthes. Mark Briscoe was attacked by The Age of the Fall, Saturday in Chicago and sustained ligament damage in his wrist. ROH Officials have decided to allow Jay Briscoe to find a replacement partner and continue to defend the Tag Titles.

Top Notch Wrestling in Fortville, IN will be holding a wrestling clinic with former WWE superstar Rob Conway. The clinic will cost $50 and be held May 17th. To sign up for this seminar contact tjkemp1978@yahoo.com

Pro Wrestling Guerrilla out of California has signed a nationwide DVD deal with Big Vision Entertainment. PWG DVDs will be available in retail outlets starting July 15th with their first release "PWG Sells Out".

Podcast-A-Go-Go 107 is up on www.chikarapro.com this edition is hosted by Sara del Ray and Chiz.

CZW has announced 3 more names for their May 10th "Best of the Best" tournament. Chuck Taylor, Ricochet, and Drew Gulak join already announced Pinky Sanchez, Sabian, and Josh Prohibition in the 8th occurence of this tournament.

XLW in Indianapolis had it's debut show this weekend and held the first rounds of their Heavyweight and Tag Team Title Tournaments. Advancing in the Heavyweight Tournament were CJ Otis and Flash Flanigan. In the Tag Tournament, The Soul Shooters and American History Next both adavanced to the second round.

Billy Roc becme the first BMF Wrestling Alliance Champion this Sunday in Lafayette, IN by defeating "The Beast" Brian Roberts.

Local reminder CCW will be in Evansille, IN Wednesday. The Main Event of the evening will be Pothead John facing CCW Champion JP Lightning.

Credit for parts of today's report DOI.net