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Over its 15 year history, the winners of the ECWA Super 8 tournament have included champions in WWE, TNA and the reigning ROH world champion. And, now, it includes a Long Islander too.
The “Greek God” Papadon, an independent standout from the LI area for more than a decade, beat Tony Nese, Bobby Fish and Bandido Jr. to win the prestigious tournament held in Newark, DE.
Past winners of...Read more »
I’d like to start a new regular feature here in the Steel Cage: The Dig and Dump List. Simply put, it will be a (hopefully) weekly list of what I’m digging from the current wrestling scene, and what I would dump. Let’s get underway: Dig:
1. Mark Henry: Simply put, the reigning World Heavyweight Champion is the best thing going in WWE right now. His intimidating,...Read more »
Ring of Honor returns to New York CIty this Sunday with one of its biggest shows of the years, "Best in the World 2011." The show, eminating from the famed Hammerstein Ballroom in the Manhattan Center, will be aired live via Internet pay per view on GoFightLive.TV. You can also buy tickets to the show here.
The main event will feature the long-awaited ROH championship match between...Read more »
Long Island’s own New York Wrestling Connection returns to Deer Park Saturday night for what is traditionally its biggest show of the year: Psycho Circus.
Now in its eighth year, the event features one of the craziest stipulation matches you’ll ever see. The Psycho Circus match features two teams of five competing in a steel cage—half of which is covered in barbed wire. Tables,...Read more »
If you're at all tired of the wrestling you've been getting from WWE and TNA as of late, this is a great weekend to sample a number of exciting alternatives. No less than four major independent wrestling shows are being held tomorrow in our area, including a couple right here on Long Island featuring some pretty big names from WWE and TNA. As well, there are a couple of wrestling pay per views that...Read more »
Ring of Honor is putting on one of the biggest shows of its year this Saturday, September 11, at the Manhattan Center in New York City. Ticket information is available at ROHWrestlng.com And if you can’t be there in person, you can catch the show live on Internet pay per view at GoFightLive.TV.
Check out this preview video of the big show:
The show is highlighted by three...Read more »