SoCal News & Notes 3/21/16

This is your friendly SoCal wrestling news bot bringing you news from all over Southern California’s wrestling scene. Today’s update features news on FCW, SoCal Pro, Baja Stars, EWF, UEW, PWG, Lucha Underground, and more. 

FCW has reportedly sold over 300 tickets already to their April 30th show and there is a chance the show may sell out due to limited space at the venue. The show features a main event featuring Jeff Cobb, Willie Mack, Pentagon Jr., and B-Boy in a four way match for B-Boy’s FCW title. Also on the show Douglas James will be challenging Danny Limelight for the XRT title.

SoCal Pro will be holding their 9th anniversary show on April 16th which will see the return of Chimaera, who was Ricardo Rodriguez in WWE. He will be facing Ricky Mandel. The main event will be a steel cage match with Mike Camden challenging SoCal Crazy for the SoCal Pro championship.

Bobby Quance has been seen working out. No word if an in-ring return is near.

DVDs  of PWG’s “Bowie” from February 12th are currently scheduled to ship in early April. You can pre-order here.

Steve Pain defeated Scorpio Sky in a dark match at Sunday March 20th’s Lucha Underground tapings.

Peter Avalon will challenge Human Tornado for the UEW title at April 2nd’s UEW show.

H.A.T.E is starting to spread out more and more and will be invading EWF on April 1st. Ray Rosas is going to take on Gary Yap’s Man in Black, and Rico Dinamita & Che Cabrera will face the team of Adrian Quest & Uptown Andy Brown.

The next Baja Stars show on April 16th in San Diego will feature Extreme Tiger & Enigma vs. Misterioso & Zarco in the main event. The semi will see H.A.T.E continue their invasion when Rico Dinamita, Tito Escondido, & Che Cabrera take on Mortiz, Star Boy, & TJ Boy.

Championship Wrestling from Hollywood is scheduled to have a women’s match soon, though they have not announced who will be competing.

Be sure to check out the events page for information on all upcoming shows.

Check out part 1 of Andrew’s interview with B-Boy. In this part he discusses his early years including how he got into wrestling, UPW, his feud with Super Dragon, getting into CZW, and why he almost retired.

An interview with 2015 Southern California rookie of the year Douglas James will be posted within the week as well. Keep an eye out for that.

This week’s shows:

March 26:

PCW “The Shining” in Torrance, Ca

Knokx Pro in Sun Valley, Ca

March 27:

CWFH TV Taping in Port Hueneme, Ca

Rock & Wrestling Bash in Los Angeles, Ca

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