December 31, 2012 - 11:00am
Two wrestling all stars appeared at this year's New Year's Spectacular at the Kentucky Expo Center's Flea Market, welcoming buyers and sellers alike.
During the November Flea Market, three icons in the world of professional wrestling made their way to the monthly Flea Market, an event which is run by the Kentucky Fair and Expo Center as well as Stewart Promotions.In November the trio consisted of “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan, The Honky Tonk...
September 3, 2012 - 10:00am
Three wrestling icons made their way to the Labor Day Flea Market spectacular of all places on Saturday to the joy of a number of old school wrestling fans.
I’ve discussed in the past the city of Louisville’s close relationship to professional wrestling. For whatever reason the form of sports entertainments has always found refuge in the Derby City, and as such it comes as little surprise when a couple wrestling all-stars come through town....
July 3, 2012 - 10:00am
The city of Louisville's relationship is even more evident with the recent wrestling hall of fame inductions.
Much to the chagrin of ballet enthusiasts the city of Louisville has always had a close relationship with the world of professional wrestling. Dating back to the likes of Jerry “The King” Lawler, George “The Animal” Steele, and “Superstar” Billy Graham coming...
July 15, 2011 - 10:00am
A good old fashioned Smackdown is coming to the 'Ville'
It’s no secret that the city of Louisville has a long and storied history with the ballet of professional wrestling. While Swan Lake might be ever present in so called, “classy” theater I prefer dance that concludes with some guy getting clobbered with a steel chair.
May 25, 2011 - 2:13am
For years Ohio Valley Wrestling has produced the future superstars in the professional wrestling world; continuing this tradition the Louisville territory performs several times a week.
Perhaps one word can sum up the draw and appeal of professional wrestling – Spectacle, a word that brought Louisville native Bryan Douglas Roof to Ohio Valley Wrestling years ago and a word that brought me to OVW’s weekly show at the Davis Arena on Wednesday.