411 Indy Update: Raven, Jarrett, Awesome, Kash, IWF, Slyk, EZ Money
Posted by Josh Nason on 01.27.2003
Tonight's Indy Headlines: IWC announces that Raven will be debuting soon...Jeff Jarrett comesthisclose to winning the IPW title...news from IWF's three-show weekend and more.
IPW Hardcore Wrestling/NWA Florida
The Pinellas Expo Center - Pinellas Park, FL
IPW Champion Rod Steel defeated NWA/TNA Champion Jeff Jarrett by dq, ODD Jeff Bradley defeated Mike Awesome, Pat Powers beat Frankie Capone and Pat McGroin in a three-way for the TV title, Lex Lovett defeated Steve Madison in a no-dq, Bobby Rogers defeated Prime Evil, Chaos and
Kubiak to become the new IPW Hardcore Champion in a four corners of death table elimination match,
NWA Florida Champion Billy Fives defeated Danny Doring in a bullrope match, Agent Steele then beat Fives for the title in a impromptu match, The Bug defeated Naphtali, Justice and Tony Mamaluke in a four way, Mark Van Dam defeated Mr. Casanova & Jerelle Clark, FOW International Champion David Babylon defeated Dr. Heresy, The Shane Twins defeated Tag Champions Naturally Marvelous (Mike Sullivan/Scoot Andrews), Vicious and Delicious and the Strong Brothers by disqualification in a four-way.
Gateway Championship Wrestling
Cape Girardeau, Missouri - A.C. Brase Arena
Sean Vincent def. Rat Boy, D'Mon G def. Sam Bacardi, Johnny Greenpeace def. Jynx, Fenix Rising def. Double Negative, Mike Sharona def. Matt, Daizee Haze def. Ms. Chif, Dingo def. Makaze, Light Heavyweight Champion OuTtKaSt def. Billy McNeil, Delirious def. Kid Kash.
Gateway Championship Wrestling will make its debut at the University of Missouri Student Rec Center in Columbia, Missouri, this Saturday 2/1 with "Campus Clash" headlined by Mizzou students Matt and Ryan Ash as well as Nikki Strychnine defending the GCW Title against Jack Adonis.
Independent Wrestling Federation
Winter Warfare Weekend
IWF Centre, West Paterson, NJ Friday
Axis pinned Fred Calloway, Dante pinned Johnny Toxic to advance to the semifinal round of the IWF Junior Heavyweight Title Tournament, Jamie Idol pinned Alberto, Shawn Moore pinned Nik Rage to advance to the semifinal round of the IWF Junior Heavyweight Title Tournament, Tommy Trouble pinned Greg Goodman to advance to the semifinal round of the IWF Junior Heavyweight Title Tournament, Pierce St. John & BPA Barry defeated Dan McGuire & Angel, IWF Champion Biggie Biggs defeated Roman by disqualification.
Dylan Black pinned Dante to advance to the final round of the Junior Heavyweight Title Tournament, Tommy Trouble pinned Shawn Moore to advance to the final round of the IWF Junior Heavyweight Title Tournament, Fred Calloway pinned Axis, Roman & Mikhail Verow defeated Kevin Knight & Shawn Donavan in a Tag Team Flag Match, Shane O'Brien defeated Brandon Young, Pierce St. John, Travis Blake and Eloy Fiesta in a 5-man Gauntlet Elimination Match, Erik Andretti defeated American Champion Hadrian to win the title.
Fred Calloway & Dan McGuire defeated Eloy Fiesta & Nik Rage, American Champion Erik Andretti pinned Shawn Donavan, Tag Team Champions Dante & Axis defeated Brandon Young & Travis Blake, IWF Champion Biggie Biggs pinned Shane O'Brien, Tommy Trouble pinned Dylan Black in the tournament final to become the first ever IWF Junior Heavyweight Champion, Hadrian pinned Roman.
HealthQuest of Hunterdon - Flemington, NJ
Morbius beat Brian Fury, The Equalizers over The Hardcore Mafia to retain the Tag Team titles, Justin Powers defeated the Hungarian Barbarian by DQ, Hran Akuma pinned Mike Quackenbush, Alexis Laree defeated both April Hunter and Serena to become the Womens Champion, Sinister X beat Kid USA for the USWF Heavyweight title, Internet Champion Billy Firehawk beat The Mighty Finn, Devon Storm over Slyk Wagner Brown, Smokey M. and Jackie Dreamer defeated EZ Money and Chris Hamrick.
International Wrestling Cartel
Northgate High School - Bellevue, PA
Al B. Damm def. Carlton Kaz, Tag Champs Devil's Advocates def. Sexual Harassment, Dean Radford def. Spider Mask, Dustin Ardine & Trevor Lowe went to a no contest, Super Indy Champ Super Hentai def. Colt Cabana, Shirley Doe def. Bubba the Bulldog in a no DQ match, T. Rantula def. Frank Stilletto, Tag Champs Devil's Advocates def. Trevor Lowe & Dustin Ardine, IWC Champ Jimmy Vega$ def. CM Punk. IWC owner Norm Connors announced that Raven will be debuting in IWC sometime soon.
Northern Wrestling Federation
Madison Theater - Covington, KY
Roger Ruffen defeated Zodiac #2, Justen Idol defeated Donnie Greene, Stamp Lickage defeated Brian Beech via DQ, Psycho Sam defeated Dregen by DQ, The Young Lions (Chad Allegra, Jay Donaldson, and Ryan Stone) defeated The Hayes Brothers & Mark Manson by pinfall. Next shows on 2/1 in West Harrison, NJ.
Expo Center - Wilmington, OH
Dregen defeated Roger Ruffen by DQ, Warlock defeated Mark Manson, Ryan Stone defeated Kyle Wright, Chad Allegra & Jay Donaldson defeated Taxi & Honest Brett to become the NEW NWF Tag Team Champions, Zodiacs defeated Psycho Sam & The Wild Hogg, Brian Beech defeated Stamp Lickage.