Indie wrestler Johnny Knockout, who battled WWE Superstar Braun Strowman on WWE Monday Night Raw late last year and appeared on MTV’s “True Life,” will wrestle Romeo Quevedo at the inaugural Platinum Pro Wrestling show on Saturday, Jan.7 at the VFW Post 1966, 350 SW 25th St., Fort Lauderdale.
Knockout discussed that and more on The Roman Show.
“[Strowman] is very professional,” he said. “He is good competition. I like seeing him on the TV. I want to have another crack at him. “
Knockout also opened up about how he moved to Florida from New York and how he started to work with WWE.
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“When I moved down here to Florida, I got an invitation for a tryout at the Performance Center,” he said. “It wasn’t the reason I moved down here; it was for personal happiness. From there I worked with NXT, and they told me to keep in contact. In 2015 I worked with NXT like a handful of times. It felt like I was part of the family. I contacted the office, if I could be part of the NXT Takeover in New York. I had a vision. I went in there with a vision. I did everything I should have done and got me some TV time.”
To hear the complete interview, click on the link.
Platinum Pro Wrestling
Platinum Pro Wrestling presents #SeasonsBeatings on Saturday, Jan. 7 at The Platinum Pro Arena at VFW Post 1966, 350 SW 25th St., Fort Lauderdale 33315.
Card features Sean Maluta, Gangrel David Heath, Braydon Knight, Johnny Knockout, Martin Stone, Prodigy J-Dawg Brooks, C.J. O’Doyle, Romeo Quevedo, and more.
Platinum Pro is also introducing its sister promotion #DiamondsDivisionProWrestling with Rachael Ellering, Angel Rose, Chelsea Diamond, Dynamite Didi, Daylin Devine, Mandy Scarlett and more.
Tickets: Pre-Sale $12, Door $15, VIP $25.
VIP 6:15 p.m. Doors 7 p.m. Bell time 7:30 p.m.
VIP includes: meet-n-greet with the #PPW roster, a free gift and priority seating.
All seats are general admission. There are no front row or ringside seats for sale. First come, first serve.
For guaranteed front row, VIP is the way to go. Doors will open for VIP at 6:15 p.m.
There will be two pre-show matches before the 7:30 p.m. bell time.
Tickets available at
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