Professional wrestler Devon Dudley is joining Brevard’s Hope for a Single Mom team to fight breast cancer at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14.
And he’s bringing some of his wrestling friends like Kurt Angle for Body Slammin’ Breast Cancer II at the Melbourne Auditorium, 625 E Hibiscus Blvd. in Melbourne, Fla.
Devon Dudley has wrestled throughout the world, winning major titles in every company he’s worked including ECW, WWF/WWE, TNA, All Japan and New Japan Pro Wrestling. Devon and his long-time tag team partner Bubby Ray Dudley won 24 world tag team titles. Devon was also a two-time TNA Impact Wrestling TV champ.
This event will feature some of the best local talent in Florida as well as TNA Impact Wrestling stars.
Local business and organizations will participate in the ht, with pre show festivities that will include shopping, face painting, meet-n-greet with the famous Hooters girls, plus Hooters wings and beer, provided by World Of Beer Viera. Live music featuring the band Funpipe and JAM Masters DJs.
Aces and Eights members Mike Knox, Garret Bischoff and Wes Brisco
Former TNA Impact champ Samoa Joe
Former TNA Impact X-Division champ Jay Lethal
Shine women’s wrestling stars Leva and Kimberly
Former WWE and TNA Impact tag team champion and former TNA Impact TV champ Devon Dudley
Former WWE and TNA Impact champ and Olympic Gold Medalist Kurt Angle
Tickets: $5 children, $10 adults; $10 children VIP, $20 adults VIP
Tickets purchased at the door or advance at Premiere Medical Aesthetics, 6032 Farcenda Place, Suite 102, Melbourne (call 321-608-8160); Hooters, 877 S Babcock St, Melbourne or 125 N Sykes Creek Pky, Merritt Island; and UNO Chicago Grill, 8260 N. Wickham Rd., Melbourne.
One hundred percent of proceeds are donated to the Hope for a Single Mom Foundation.
Events sponsors are welcomed, and volunteers are needed.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
More show information can be found at www.hopeforasinglemom.com
Hope for a Single Mom is a program of Breast Friends of Florida, single moms facing breast cancer and undergoing treatment while still supporting their families.
Tax deductible, direct donations for the Hope for a Single Mom fund can be sent to:
Hope For A Single Mom/Breast Friends of Florida Organization, a 501c3.
P.O. Box 561511, Rockledge, Fla. 32956-1511.
• Justin Credability
Former ECW champ Justin Credible posted a new blog at www.PWMania.com.
Credible discusses Monday’s WWE Raw, Triple H and Randy Orton among other topics. Former ECW star Tony DeVito is the special guest on Justin Credible’s Pro Wrestling 101 video series.
Justin Credible excerpt: “WWE Raw continues to establish Triple H and Randy Orton as the top heels in the company. I liked the opening segment with Triple H and Steph really cementing their roles as heels. Triple H then set up Daniel Bryan vs. Big Show for the main event. Fast forward the Shield triple powerbomb Bryan while Show watched. Triple H then ordered Show to knock out Bryan, and after much deliberation, he did. Fans reacted with a ‘you sold out’ chant, and Show left with Triple H and Steph. Then we saw the 7-foot Big Show cry like a little b----. All jabs aside, I liked it, and Show did a very good job selling his emotions.”
You can read the complete Justin Credible Report at
Coastal Championship Wrestling returns to The Main Event Training Center at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7 for its monthly Saturday Night Showcase.
Featured are CCW favorites and young upstarts from the METC. The air conditioned facility is at 312 E. Oakland Park Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 33334. Tickets are just $7. Tickets can be purchased in advance at www.ccwevents.com. There is extra parking at Dolphin Carpet & Tile.
• Sign of the Times
Former ECW personality Lou D’Angeli (Sign Guy Dudley and Lou E. Dangerously) recently participated in a Q&A with PWMania.com.
D’Angeli discussed a number of topics from if he is a Paul Heyman guy to his thoughts on John Cena, the Attitude Era, ECW, WWE, TNA and more.
Here are some highlights:
Are you a Paul Heyman guy?
D’Angeli: “One hundred percent…I am also a Tommy Dreamer guy….a Raven guy….and a Taz guy….without the four of them, I would have never caught a break in the wrestling business.”
What are your thoughts about John Cena?
D’Angeli: “John is a great guy. Having worked with him in WWE, I know first-hand what he does for that company and the dedication and drive he has to get it done. His contributions to Make-A-Wish are second to none. I can honestly say Cena is the perfect role-model in the business right now.”
When you think back. How much of WWE’s Attitude Era is owed to what you guys were already doing in ECW?
D’Angeli: “A lot of it, and due to the popularity of shoot interviews, etc. It’s a fact and not a theory you know. People saw what we were doing and brought it to national TV before we could. The Attitude Era for WWE was insanely popular obviously and given they still continue to bring some of the main-event guys from that time back into the fold now, they must feel the same way.”
To listen to the entire interview go to:
• Right Here In River City
River City Wrestling, San Antonio’s brand of professional wrestling for 11 years, hosts a wrestling extravaganza at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7 at the Aztec Indoor Soccer Arena, 9870 Marbach Rd.
RCW tag team champ Aces & Eights (Knox and DOC) battles TNA superstar The Super-Mex Hernandez and the near-400-pound Samoan Beast Michael Faith.
RCW champ Steve Mac Attack McEnroe defends against No.1 contender the vile RCW Ring King Christian Valenz with Commissioner Chris Sifuentes. Mr. O will have his final opportunity to remain in RCW by facing referee Double H Howie in a Jersey Street Fight.
Also, RCW Phoenix champ Sammy Guevara, Candy White, Kyra Maya, Joey Super Shot Spector, Nemesis, Baby Patrick and more.