Thread: Real Wrestling?
4/01/2005 10:19am, #41Originally Posted by Macistani
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4/01/2005 3:50pm, #42Originally Posted by altlat
4/02/2005 12:06pm, #43
A New League of Superheroes
Makes Long-Awaited Television Debut
Sunday's RealProWrestling (RPW) debut episode featured competition in the 121-pound weight class, showing highlights of the four quarterfinals matches, and the complete semifinals matches. The eight-week series will highlight the quarterfinals and semifinals of each weight class before concluding with the championship finals of all weight classes.
Sammie Henson advanced to the finals where he will meet Teague Moore of the Oklahoma Slam. Moore, advanced with an 8-2 quarterfinal win over Jeff Prescott of the New York Outrage, and a 14-11 semi-final victory over Eric Akin of the Texas Shooters. Henson and Moore will face-off on Sunday, May 15th on PAX and will re-air May 18th on Fox Sports Net.
The past Sunday's episode was the first taste of a new professional sports league in America. Real athletes, competing for $250,000 prize money based on performance. Its as real as it gets and it is finally here - your new league of superheroes!
Click here for Report from Episode 1
This Sunday's Match-ups (132 pounds):
Dennis Hall (California Claw) vs. Scott Schatzman (Chicago Groove)
Danny Felix (Texas Shooters) vs. Tony DeAnda (New York Outrage)
Jim Gruenwald (Pennsylvania Hammer) vs. Joe Warren (Oklahoma Slam)
Ryan Lewis (Minnesota Freeze) vs. Zach Roberson (Iowa Stalkers)
Click here for Profiles/Teams Page
Past Sunday's Results (121 pounds):
Sammie Henson (Pennsylvania Hammer) technical fall over Tim Dernlan (Minnesota Freeze), 15-0
Mike Mena (Iowa Stalkers) dec. Lindsay Durlacher (Chicago Groove), 12-7
Eric Akin (Texas Shooters) dec. Matt Azevedo (California Claw), 7-4
Teague Moore (Oklahoma Slam) dec. Jeff Prescott (New York Outrage), 8-2
Henson, major decision Mena, 13-0
Moore, dec. Akin, 14-11
Henson vs. Moore, May 15th (re-air May 18)
Teams Standings After 1st Episode
Pennsylvania Hammer: 28
Oklahoma Slam: 9
Iowa Stalkers: 5
Texas Shooters: 3
California Claw: 0
Chicago Groove: 0
Minnesota Freeze: 0
New York Outrage: 0
Upcoming TV Schedule (check local listings for more information):
Pax TV: April 3, 10, 17, 24; May 1, 8, 15.
Fox Sports Net: Wednesday; April 6, 13, 20, 27; May 4, 11, 18, 25.
Click for TV schedule
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If you like RPW on TV, make sure you let the networks know. This is the time we have an opportunity to let the networks know to carry wrestling. Not only are we now showing network executives how good wrestling is, but we can now tell them what we think. Give them your feedback via RPW's website.
Click here to pass your comments to the networks.
4/02/2005 12:45pm, #44
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Wrestling is just boring; the only way they could hope to get people to watch it would be to make it a reality tv show complete with people crying like little bitches when they loose.
4/03/2005 9:25am, #45
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