Gangrel’s Wrestling Asylum hosts a show at 3 p.m. Sunday at its facility on 1982 Tigertail Blvd., Building 9, in Dania Beach.
WWE alum Gangrel, The British Wolf, Chico Adams, Stud Magnum, Kyle, Dynamite Didi, Anna Diaz, Bruho, Fuyago, the Lucero Twins (Nicolth and Tiffany) and more.
The Lucero Twins were an instrumental part of an angle in the main event at the last show and now will be involved in a tag match on April 29, wrestling on opposite sides.
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Tiffany Lucero was the referee for a main event match between talented Florida indie wrestler Lea Nox and up-and-comer Anna Diaz on March 25.
The combatants delivered a solid contest, working well with each other.
A wild ending to that match saw a different twist to a Hebner twin ref spot.
Remember twin refs Dave and Earl Hebner?
They pulled off one of the biggest surprises in pro wrestling history on WWF Main Event (Hulk Hogan vs. Andre the Giant with Ted DiBiase and Virgil) in 1988 on NBC.
Fast forward (March 25, 2018), after Nox knocked Diaz into ref Tiffany Lucero from behind, Diaz turned the tables on Nox and covered her for the pin. Tiffany’s twin sister Nicolth — wearing much of the same referee attire — slid into the ring to make the count and award the match to Diaz.
Unbeknownst to the crowd, the twins were referees throughout the show.
An infuriated and battered Tiffany — who was hit twice by Diaz (thanks to Nox) — reversed the decision, calling for a DQ on Diaz. Tiffany did not know Nox caused the damage and blamed Diaz.
Tiffany argued about the decision with her twin, and then the siblings tussled with each other. Eventually, they brawled with Diaz and Nox, too, and the locker-room emptied.
The incident set up a tag match between Anna Diaz and Nicolth Lucero against (Nox’s friend) Dynamite Didi and Tiffany Lucero for the April 29th show.
Gangrel has trained wrestlers in California and Florida, including WWE Superstar Rusev.
GWA staff will be available if you want to join the next wrestling class.
- ROH in Lakeland and West Palm Beach
Ring of Honor returns to Florida in April.
After a pair of successful and newsworthy shows in Florida in November, Ring of Honor returns for two big shows in April, including its debut in West Palm Beach.
Ring of Honor will appear in West Palm Beach at the Palm Beach Convention Center on Friday, April 27, and in Lakeland again at the RP Funding Center on Saturday, April 28.
The last time ROH was in Florida, a memorable confrontation between The Briscoes and Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer culminated in ROH COO Joe Koff stepping into the ring and booking the brutal New York City Street Fight between the two teams that occurred at Final Battle in December. Also that November weekend in Florida, Bullet Club’s The Elite (The Young Bucks and Kenny Omega) successfully defended the ROH World Six-Man Tag Team Titles.
ROH is coming off its most successful year ever, and that momentum has carried into 2018. There’s a new ROH world champ in Dalton Castle and new ROH world television champ in Silas Young. Also, new six-man tag champs in SoCal Uncensored (Christopher Daniels, Frankie Kazarian and Scorpio Sky) and new tag champs in the Briscoe Brothers (Mark and Jay).
Will they still be wearing gold when ROH hits Florida in April? If so, will they leave Florida with their title belts?
Join ROH in West Palm Beach and Lakeland to find out.
- CCW in Miami
Coastal Championship Wrestling and Coyo Taco tag team for the fifth consecutive year for Cinco de Mayo in Wynwood in Miami-Dade County.
International superstar Sexy Star will be making her South Florida wrestling debut, competing on Saturday, May 5 during CCW and Coyo Taco’s Cinco de Mayo celebration.
The three-time AAA Reina de Reinas champion and former L.ucha Underground champ is part of a solid card.
Also, international star Blue Demon Jr., Mexico’s most famous exotico wrestlers Miss Gaviota and Diva Salvaje, Lucha Underground’s Ivellise Velez, Kaci Lennox, Sofia Castillo, Chelsea Durden, Super Hero in Training, Alex Flash, Cha Cha Charlie, Santos, Jake St. Patrick, Styker Ramirez and more.
NOTE: The ring will be outdoors.
- Platinum Pro in Tamiami
Cinco de Mayo Slamfest with Platinum Pro Wrestling is Saturday, May 5 at Mon Sha, a Cajun smokehouse in Tamiami.
There will be music as well as beer and tacos for sale outside, and the restaurant will be open, too, inside.
Wrestling will be outdoors.
- Platinum Pro in Cooper City
Platinum Pro Wrestling presents LuchaMania 2 at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 19 at the American Legion Hall Post 321 in Cooper City.
PPW Silverweight Champion MAXX STARDOM vs. SAIEVE AL SABAH.
PPW Starlight Champion DYNAMITE DIDI vs. JAYME JAMESON.
PPW Doubles Division Champions TECH (T.C. READ and MIKE MONROE) with Gentleman Jim Sherbert vs. THE CODA.
ALEX CHAMBERLAIN vs. CHRIS SILVIO.
AVA STORIE (BRANDI LAUREN) vs. LEA NOX.
C.J. O'DOYLE with FABULOUS FRANK vs. DANTE CARTER.
DEZ GRIFFIN vs. CHUCKLES THE CLOWN.
TEAM MONTOYA (LARRY LANE and CHRIS CHARGER) vs. TEAM MAGNUM (DEREK DOMINICK and MAX A. MILLION).
Also, NEW BLOOD RIZING (JDAWG BROOKS and MADD DAWG WILLIAMS) and more.
- Ronin Pro in Fort Pierce
Ronin Pro Wrestling is teaming with Wrestling For Warriors on Saturday, May 26 at Collector’s Comic Con at the St. Lucie Shrine Club, 4600 Oleander Ave. in Fort Pierce.
The one day event, running from 9 a.m.- 9 p.m., will host celebritites from the comic book and professional wrestling worlds. There will also be a professional wrestling show at the end of the evening with many local stars and some former WWE Superstars.
Scheduled include WWE alums Billy Gunn and Adam Rose. They will be competing and available for meet-n-greets.
Collector’s Comic Con selected Wrestling For Warriors as one of the charities to benefit this year. A portion of each ticket sold will benefit children fighting against disability or life threatening illness.
- Ignite in Vero Beach
IGNITE Wrestling returns to Vero Beach with an afternoon of wrestling and Cinco De Mayhem at Walking Tree Brewery.
Doors open at 12:30 p.m., and the action begins at 1 p.m.
Featured performers include Serpentico, Aaron Epic, Aspyn Rose, Tripp Cassidy, The Aztec Warrior Alex Cruz and more.
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- Ronin Pro in Pembroke Pines
Simon Grimm (WWE and NXT alum Simon Gotch) makes his Ronin Pro Wrestling debut at Ronin19 on Saturday, June 16 at the Broward College South Gym in Pembroke Pines.
Grimm is a former NXT Tag Team Champion as one-half of The Vaudevillains.
WWE alum Gangrel, Alex Chamberlain, The Greek God Papadon, Mik Drake, Mike Orlando, Main Man Malken with Amy Rose, and Saieve Al Sabah.
More talent to be announced.
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- CCW in Coral Springs
Coastal Championship Wrestling with WWE alum Alberto Del Rio (aka TNA Impact Wrestling alum Alberto el Patron) is 8 p.m. Saturday, June 23 at the Coral Springs Charter School Gym, 3205 N.University Dr.in (South Florida) Coral Springs.
Also, WCW and WWE alum The Nasty Boys (Knobbs and Sags), lucha libre royalty Hijo de Dos Caras, CCW Champ Santos, Puerto Rican sensation Boricua Guererro, CCW Women’s Champ Chelsea Durden, Cha Cha Charlie, the Jurassic Juggernaut Vince Steele, and more.
Ever wanted to be a pro wrestler? A referee? A valet/manager? The Main Event Training Center is in Fort Lauderdale. Call 954-548-5779.
- WWE alums Batista, Christian, Gangrel, Lawler, Lita, Mysterio, Stratus at Florida Supercon
WWE alum Batista, who stars in Guardians of the Galaxy, along with his good friend and fellow WWE alum Rey Mysterio, will be at Florida Supercon, which runs July 12-15 at the Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale.
Batista will be there July 15 only.
WWE Hall of Famers Jerry The King Lawler, Lita and Trish Stratus will be there July 13-15 as well as WWE alums Christian and Gangrel. Michael Kingston (Headlocked, WWE Comics), too.
Impact Wrestling’s Brian Cage and Caleb Konley have been added to the line-up.
Fantasy Super Cosplay Wrestling, which features pro wrestling matches with trained pro wrestlers in cosplay, will also be part of Florida Supercon from July 12-15.
New to the roster include Chelsea Green (Impact Wrestling alum Laurel Van Ness), Ian Maxwell, Daylin, and Salina de la Renta.
They join Angel Rose (Impact Wrestling’s Diamante of LAX), Alex Chamberlain, NXT Blue Pants Leva Bates, Trevor Read, Mike Monroe, Su Yung, Darby Allin, Aerial Monroe, Edward Malken, Lea Nox, John Beaver, Dynamite Didi, Julian Kelevra, Stevie Stamos, Angel Crush, Aron Agony, Aria Blake, Milo Beasley, Savannah Evans, Zane Riley, Doris, K-Cling, Flex Magnum, Heather Kid Cadet Reicher, Jude Mackenzie, Clara Sinclare, Jason Cade, Jim Sherbert, Bruce Owens, Dave Garreau, Elgin David, Dan Parella, Nick Unthank, and more.
- My Pro Wrestling on the Web and Social Media
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