Author: Savannah Gall

Jordan Blade is set to defend her Pro Wrestling Magic Women’s Championship in a three-way title defense at the “Soarin Over Ridgefield Park” on May 28th.  Jordan will be defending her title against Ruthless Lala and JC Storm. https://twitter.com/WrestlingMagic/status/1526668969976930307 Credit-BCW Ruthless Lala has dominated the Independent wrestling circuit since returning from a year-long sabbatical.  She is the current BCW Women’s Champion and one-half of the WSU tag team Champions she shares with Su Yung.  Her main goal is to leave Pro Wrestling Magic with three titles from three different promotions. Credit- NEW JC Storm has appeared on promotions such as…

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As previously reported, Black Girl Magik will take place in Brooklyn New York this summer.  This special event showcases some of the best women of color on the Independent Wrestling Circuit.   Black Girl Magik owner and Independent wrestling star Spice Spiegel has made numerous announcements on social media in regards to talent appearances. Scheduled to appear on the show so far includes Trish Adora and Karen BamBam.  Trish, who is an Army veteran has made her mark on the Independent scene including appearing on AEW and Ring of Honor. Karen BamBam is a household name on the indies as…

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After a successful debut showcase of Battleslam Vendetta last month, Baron Black has announced that a second show will take place in June. Battleslam: Fight for ATL will take place on June 12 in Atlanta Georgia. https://twitter.com/BattleSlam_/status/1524588371913461763 Battleslam is a wrestling event that was brought to life by Baron Black that merges both professional wrestling and Hip-Hop music. At Battleslam Vendetta, rap legend Pastor Troy was the headlining performer along with additional performances from Josiah Williams and Johnny x Apollo. Notable appearances also included AEW stars Lee Moriarty, Max Caster, and Fuego Del Sol along with MLW star Alex Kane. Appearances for…

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AEW star and Hip-Hop artist Swerve Strickland recently dropped a new single called “All Hustle (The Garage)”.  Last March he collaborated with fellow Hip-Hop artist Monteasy and released an album called “Tears” which can be located and listened to on all streaming platforms.  The album features eleven tracks and includes collaborations from Monteasy, Rich Latta, and former “Hit Row” teammate AJ Francis (FKA Top Dolla).  The music video for his new single can be seen below:  https://youtu.be/Z7c_wTZQmQo Credit-Youtube Swerve Strickland made his debut with All Elite Wrestling at the Revolution Pay-per- view in March and made his in-ring debut the…

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AEW star Max Caster who is one-half of the world’s most popular tag team “The Acclaimed” has filed to trademark the term “The Ace of America” with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. This is a nickname Caster has frequently used on the independent wrestling circuit.  The trademark was filed on April 28 with the assistance of trademark attorney Michael E. Dockins.  A full description of the filing is as follows: “Mark For: THE ACE OF AMERICA™ trademark registration is intended to cover the categories of entertainment in the nature of wrestling contests; Entertainment services, namely, wrestling exhibits and…

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For the first time since the global coronavirus pandemic struck, Virginia Championship Wrestling will have a women’s match at the “Liberty Lottery” show on July 30th in Norfolk, Virginia.  Last month, VCW’s commissioner George Pantas announced that IMPACT star Savannah Evans will face Erica Leigh at their summer show. The last time this promotion featured women on their show was around 2018. Savannah Evans and Erica Leigh are no strangers to the Mid-Atlantic wrestling area and this will be a homecoming for both ladies. Both of these women made their mark on the independents in Virginia and North Carolina respectively. …

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Independent Wrestler Spice Spiegal announced on Thursday on social media that for the second year in a row, her show will be taking place this summer.  The event will take place on August 19 in Brooklyn New York.  https://twitter.com/CatchMagik/status/1519672478355886080 Black Girl Magik is a wrestling event created by Spiegal that showcases some of the best Women of Color on the independent wrestling scene.  This promotion joins other prominent women’s promotions such as Shimmer, Mission Pro Wrestling and Queens of Combat among others.  Last year’s event saw the likes of wrestling legend Jazz, Trish Adora, and Willow Nightengale.  Although as of…

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Independent wrestler Bryce Donovan has made his return to the squared circle this weekend after undergoing lung surgery back in February. Donovan kicked off his return to the ring on April 8th at Wrestling Open in Worcester Massachusetts alongside fellow Shook Crew members Bobby Orlando and Max Caster to confront The Brick City Boyz.   https://twitter.com/Aregularindyfan/status/1512252660887531523 Credit-Twitter A day later, he officially made his in-ring return at Create-A-Pro’s “Great Heights” show at The Knights of Columbus in Lynbrook New York to face IMPACT star, W. Morrissey (FKA Big Cass in WWE).  Even though he didn’t get a win in the…

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*NOTE: Fellow Wrestling Republic Contributor Gabriela Boteo also contributed to this feature.* If I could describe Melissa Cervantes aka Thunder Rosa in one word it would be “perseverant”.  She has overcome so much to get to where she is now. AEW Superstar Thunder Rosa defeated Dr. Britt Baker on March 16th to become the new AEW Women’s Champion.  She has solidified her name in the history books as the first Mexican-born Latina to hold a major title in professional wrestling. She also held the women’s championship in NWA prior to signing with All Elite Wrestling.  Why would I label her…

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On Monday afternoon, AEW Star Baron Black announced on social media that a new event will take place in April called “Battleslam Vendetta” in Atlanta Georgia.  Along with competing on AEW television, Black is also the Co-owner of Atlanta-based promotion Terminus Wrestling alongside Jonathon Gresham who is the current Ring Of Honor Champion.  This will be a stand-alone event organized by Black himself and is not affiliated with Terminus. As per EventBrite: “The Worlds of Pro Wrestling & Hip-Hop converge for one LIT event as BATTLESLAM presents VENDETTA!” “BATTLESLAM makes its grand debut with a historic event! Witness LIVE in-Ring…

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