July 3, 2012 - 9:00am
The city of Louisville's relationship is even more evident with the recent wrestling hall of fame inductions.
Much to the chagrin of ballet enthusiasts the city of Louisville has always had a close relationship with the world of professional wrestling. Dating back to the likes of Jerry “The King” Lawler, George “The Animal” Steele, and “Superstar” Billy Graham coming...
July 15, 2011 - 9:00am
A good old fashioned Smackdown is coming to the 'Ville'
It’s no secret that the city of Louisville has a long and storied history with the ballet of professional wrestling. While Swan Lake might be ever present in so called, “classy” theater I prefer dance that concludes with some guy getting clobbered with a steel chair.
May 25, 2011 - 1:13am
For years Ohio Valley Wrestling has produced the future superstars in the professional wrestling world; continuing this tradition the Louisville territory performs several times a week.
Perhaps one word can sum up the draw and appeal of professional wrestling – Spectacle, a word that brought Louisville native Bryan Douglas Roof to Ohio Valley Wrestling years ago and a word that brought me to OVW’s weekly show at the Davis Arena on Wednesday.
March 28, 2011 - 2:40pm
This Sunday sees the pinnacle of professional wrestling...but what's the local correlation?
For professional wrestlers and fans alike, their Superbowl is the annual Wrestlemania.