Archive for the ‘Photo Gallery’ Category

Kamala’s Kickstarter Campaign Successful – You Can Buy His Book

– Article & photos by Paul Stratoti

 

Mr. James Harris (aka the Ugandan Giant Kamala) debuted in 1982 in the Memphis territory and was introduced by 2016 George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame inductee JJ Dillon as the biggest threat to the career Jerry “the King” Lawler who is a WWE Hall of Famer and this year’s presenter to Lance Russell of the 2016 Cauliflower Alley Club’s Announcer’s Award.

 

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The CAC 2016 Reunion Is Coming 4/11 – 4/13

- Article by Paul Stratoti

 

You never know who you will be sitting with during a CAC banquet as that is one of the many unique aspects of our annual events

 

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Bob Leonard Will Be Missed

Article & photos by Paul Stratoti

 

We at Pro Wrestling Digest hereby offer condolences to the Leonard family as we announce the passing of 74 year old Bob Leonard, who began his wrestling career as a photographer and served our community as Cauliflower Alley Club honoree and Executive Board member.

 

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Diametric Opposites
Remembering Nick Bockwinkel and Don Fargo


– Article & photos by Dr. Mike Lano

Sorry guys for being late with some personal thoughts on these two greats of the industry.

 

It’s been very hard to process Nick’s Alzheimer’s the past few years, let alone losing him the other day with Donny the week prior.

 

Both great in their own way but complete opposites.

 

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Remembering Nick Bockwinkel

– Article & photos by Paul Stratoti

 

Comments from fans and friends of Nick Bockwinkel, plus photos.

 

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Remembering Don Fargo

— Article & photos by Paul Stratoti

 

Wrestling legend Don Fargo died November 8, 2015, after an illness.  He passed on not long after going into hospice.  We at ProWrestlingDigest extend our condolences and deepest sympathies to his family and friends..

 

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WWE’s Seth Rollins

Newsday.com

 

WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins suffered multiple injuries to his right knee on an overseas tour, preventing him from defending the title against Roman Reigns at Survivor Series.

 

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Remembering Rowdy Roddy Piper

– Article & photos by Paul Stratoti

 

With the unrest that prevailed in the Northeast Ohio area in what was then recent memory (aka Hough riots, Kent State University shootings, the riot at the Cleveland Arena that Ox Baker incited, the near riots that the Sheik incited there) this reporter became alarmed at the anxiety that overwhelmed me the night of August 24, 1984, when as the momentum of its expansion was now in full swing, WWE debuted at Cleveland Convention Center. Roddy Piper came to the ring first during one of the under card matches and demanded the mic. All of the sudden in typical Hot Rod heel fashion he started screaming into the mic demanding that his opponent “Get your ass in this ring you, n@xxxx!” That’s right, Roddy f’bombed twice during this untelevised pre match promo and I noticed that half of the fans in the front row appeared to be of African American decent.

 

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Leva “Blue Pants” Bates Shines at Absolute Intense Wrestling’s Girls Night Out 16

– Article & photos by Paul Stratoti

 

Leva “Blue Pants” Bates Appears Done With NXT But Not Indie Wrestling!

 

She continues to attract the most elite of Promotions and is hell bent on raising the bar wherever she performs. Just look at this sample of her work as photographed during Absolute Intense Wrestling’s Girls Night Out 16 earlier this month:

 

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Results & photos from Absolute Intense Wrestling 10/6: Girl’s Night Out 16

– Photos by Paul Stratoti

 

October 3, 2015 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in Cleveland, Ohio – AIW Girl’s Night Out 16:

 

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