Pro Wrestling Wednesday / August 27
Wednesday Headlines ..........
- WWE announced on Tuesday that first quarter net profits rose 4.8 percent. The company posted a $2.8 million profit on total revenues of $74.7 million.
- Kurt Angle has dropped twenty-five pounds since returning from his neck surgery.
- Superstar Billy Graham attended his first pro wrestling event in fifteen years this past Sunday night as he was backstage at WWE Summerslam. Graham lives in Phoenix, where Summerslam took place.
- Ticket sales for WWE Unforgiven on Sep 24 in Hershey, Pa are selling well, with less than 4,000 seats remaining to be sold.
- Trivia... Former WWF/ WWE jobber Essa rios is working for the AAA promotion in Mexico as Mr. Aguila.
- WWE Raw posted a 4.2 rating on Mon night, well above the season average. Go figure.
- WWE taped for television on Mon night in Phoenix... WWE Heat... S Steiner win... S Richards/ Victoria d T Dreamer/ Ivory... Test win... Val Venis d Rico.
- USA Pro Wrestling this Fri night in Queens, N.Y.... Raven vs D-Lo... J Credible vs Homicide... A Snow vs Sandman.
- WWE Summerslam drew 16,113 for a gate of over $700,000.
- Trivia.... The worker in the skit with Rosie and Hurricane on Mon night was Tough Enough's Jessie, who works in the production offices of WWE.
- New England Ch Wrestling returns to Hamden, Ct on Sep 20.... IWC returns to W Mifflin, Pa on Sep 13.... Uncle Bill's Ch Wrestling runs weekly shows in Sylva, N.C. on Sat nights.
Babes, Etc ..........
Pro Wrestling Tuesday / August 26
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