June 14, 2008
Wrestling heats up in Ottawa area
By TIM BAINES - Ottawa Sun

WWE once again decided to skip Ottawa in its swing through Ontario, but there's still plenty of old-fashioned mat mayhem to satisfy local wrestling fans.

Wrestling Supershow has two big upcoming shows ---- June 20 at the Pembroke Memorial Centre and June 21 at the Robert Hartley arena in Hawkesbury (each at 7:30 p.m.). You can get tickets at ticketweb.ca. C*4 Capital City Championship Combat has a huge show tonight (8 p.m.) at the Knights of Columbus Hall (260 McArthur Rd. in Ottawa). Check www.c4wrestling.ca for details. Here are the lineups:

PEMBROKE, JUNE 20

Sid Vicious vs. Hannibal; Carl Ouellet Vs. Tiger Raj Singh; Abdullah The Butcher vs. Dangerous Dan Gervais; Josianne Pussycat and Danyah vs. Misty Haven and Cherry Bomb; Jim Neidhart vs. Damian Styles; and Sylvan Grenier vs. Michael Von Payton.

HAWKESBURY, JUNE 21

Hannibal vs. Abdullah The Butcher in a steel cage; in a battle of RDS commentators Carl Oullet faces Sylvan Grenier, with RDS announcer Mark Blondin as the special guest referee; Josianne Pussycat and Danyah vs. Misty Haven and Cherry Bomb; Sid Vicious vs. Tiger Raj Singh; and Jim Neidhart vs. Michael Von Payton.

C*4, TONIGHT

Kevin Steen vs. Michael Von Payton; El Generico vs. Hallowicked; Rahim Ali vs. Ricky Reyes; Twiggy vs. Larry Sweeney; Flatliners vs. Xtremo and Sexxxy Eddy; Misty Haven vs. Cherry Bomb vs. Portia Perez vs. 20th Century Fox; Viking vs. Michael Elgin.

AROUND THE RING

Ring of Honor star Bryan Danielson beat Lance Cade in a RAW dark match on Monday ... New ECW diva Tiffany is Taryn Terrell, a former Diva Search contestant and Playboy model ... Samoa Joe beat Booker T in the main event of last Sunday's Slammiversary pay-per-view. AJ Styles beat Kurt Angle ... WWE has suspended James Yun (Jimmy Wang Yang) for 30 days for his first violation of the company's Wellness policy.


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