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It’s another busy week of pro wrestling outside of WWE world with independent shows kicks off Wednesday and running through Sunday.
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– CWE has a three-show tour in Central Canada running Wednesday through Friday.
Charlie Haas is on the tour along with Bullet Club member Chase Owens and ROH star Silas Young. The first show is Wednesday night in Yorktown, Sask., Canada.
Plus, a giant 50-man battle royal Friday night in Winnipeg to see who gets a CWE Title shot on the anniversary show.
Big Time Tour
– Big Time Wrestling tours the Northeast on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday featuring a Kliq Reunion of Scott Hall, Kevin Nash, and Sean Waltman. Plus, Matt Hardy, Honky Tonk Man, Brutus Beefcake, and Shelly Martinez.
– Sami Callihan (Solomon Crowe in WWE) formally returns to the independents on Friday night for Rockstar Pro in Dayton, Ohio. Callihan is scheduled to face Jake Crist.
– Maryland Championship Wrestling returns to action Friday night Felton, Delaware with Mick Foley, the Headbangers, and top MCW stars in action.
– Ricky Steamboat is scheduled to appear at a Christmas benefit show run by 3Count Pro Wrestling in Pickens, S.C. Ric Flair appeared last year and Steamboat will appear this year at Pickens Middle School.
– IWA Mid-South is in Clarksville, Indiana on Friday night featuring an IWA Title match. … Hoodslam runs their monthly Friday night monthly show at the Oakland Metro Operahouse in Oakland, California. It’s the annual “Hoodfighter Tournament.”
– NWA Mid-South has a packed card at the Resorts Casino in Robinsonville, Miss. Included are Rob Conway, Moose, NWA tag champions The Heatseekers, and Jim Cornette.
– Chikara ends their 2015 Season at the former ECW Arena. Included is Hallowicked vs. Icarus vs. Eddie Kingston for the Chikara Grand Championship in the main event. Plus, Chuck Taylor in action.
– AIW returns to Cleveland (Brooklyn), Ohio with Colt Cabana, Grado, Kikutaro, and more stars in action. Announced matches include Cabana vs. Kikutaro, Grado vs. Tracy Smothers, and Cliff Compton vs. Frankie Flynn.
– The annual GLCW “Blizzard Brawl” event is Saturday night at the Waukesha County Expo in Wisconsin with Booker T, Abyss, Tommy Dreamer, Chyna, Al Snow, Scotty 2 Hotty, ODB, and Curt Hawkins. The advertised line-up includes:
- GLCW Hvt. Title match: Al Snow vs. Ethan Carter III
- GLCW Ladies Title match: Melanie Curise vs. Katie Forbes
- Abyss vs. Dave Herro
- Special appearance by ODB
- Sadist vs. Ruff Crossing (mgd. by Armando Estrada)
– Val Venis and A.R. Fox headline Legacy Wrestling Saturday night in Manheim, Pa. Plus, CZW roster members, Veda Scott, David Starr, and more wrestlers in action.