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 WCW World Heavyweight Title - LearnThis.Info Enclyclopedia
Federations like World Championship Wrestling, American Wrestling Association, Extreme Championship Wrestling, United States Wrestling Association, and now World Wrestling Entertainment have, or had, world title belts that were legitimated by a claimed lineage to the NWA World Heavywieght Championship.
The NWA World Heavywieght Championship was, considered by many in the wrestling industry, to be the only legitimate world title belt in professional wrestling.
When Lesner decided to wrestle only for WWE Smackdown, WWE RAW General Manager Eric Bischoff created a new World Championship.
encyclopedia.learnthis.info /w/wc/wcw_world_heavyweight_title.html   (614 words)

  
 Extreme Championship Wrestling - ECW: One Night Stand @ EzyDVD
ECW is Extreme Championship Wrestling and comes from the legendary independent organisation that started in Philadelphia.
Extreme Championship Wrestling - ECW: One Night Stand (780460)
Extreme Championship Wrestling - ECW: One Night Stand @ EzyDVD
www.ezydvd.com.au /item.zml/780460   (165 words)

  
 Obsessed With Wrestling
Hardcore wrestling became an integral part of professional wrestling in the 90s, when Extreme Championship Wrestling popularized the death-defying, bloody style.
As the 90’s progressed, even larger organizations like the World Wrestling Federation and World Championship Wrestling started doing hardcore matches, which were, of course, a bit watered down.
Everyone knows what hardcore wrestling is. While some absolutely love it and some can't stand it, one thing they can all agree on is the impact it had on the business.
www.obsessedwithwrestling.com /columns/misc/wesmartinez03.html   (934 words)

  
 Extreme Championship Wrestling Petition
The Extreme Championship Wrestling Petition to World Wrestling Entertainment was created by wrestling fans worldwide and written by Joseph Bachman (freetokill@hotmail.com).
This would not just be for the ECW fans at heart, but for wrestling fans world-wide to experience a different alternative to the WWE style of wrestling.
We feel that it is in Vince McMahon’s' power to reinstate ECW into the wrestling world once again not over a past revolution of wrestling that was, but for the entertainment value and satisfaction of their large and still growing fan base.
petitiononline.com /ecw05/petition.html   (239 words)

  
 Pro Wrestling Insider - Pro Wrestling News Inside & Out
Extreme Championship Wrestling’s place in the history of the business is, for the first time nationally, accounted for as current WWE stars discuss things that ECW did that were groundbreaking at the time.
The backbone of Extreme Championship Wrestling was always its fan base, and they are heavily covered during the DVD’s documentary main feature.
Paul Heyman discusses that he saw pro wrestling in the same vein as 1980s hair metal and ECW was the genre’s Nirvana, breaking things open and shaking things up.
www.pwinsider.com /ViewArticle.asp?id=9092&p=1   (2019 words)

  
 SLAM! Sports - Wrestling - Eddie Guerrero
However, as the end of 2004 approached, Eddie was once again in the hunt for the WWE Championship, but neither he, nor The Undertaker nor Booker T were unable to unseat JBL in a Fatal Fourway match at Armageddon.
SLAM Wrestling and the entire wrestling world was stunned to learn that, on the morning of Sunday, November 13, 2005, Guerrero was found dead in his hotel room in Minneapolis.
A week later, the tournament for the vacant United States Heavyweight Championship began and Eddie defeated the Ultimo Dragon, Billy Gunn and (at the Vengeance pay-per-view) Chris Benoit to win the tournament and the title.
slam.canoe.ca /Slam/Wrestling/Bios/guerrero.html   (2323 words)

  
 Amazon.com: ECW (Extreme Championship Wrestling) - Heatwave '98 (1998) : Video
Many of ECW's wrestlers were extremely innovative in the wrestling department, and we've seen moves and ideas both copied and stolen by the WWE and WCW in their respective time.
Being a long time fan of Extreme Championship Wrestling, I have to say that this was HANDS DOWN the most exciting ECW Pay-Per-View I had the pleasure of watching.
With the resurgence of ECW in the public eye on WWF television, more casual wrestling fans may find an interest in learning about the revolutionary promotion that changed the face of sports entertainment in the mid to late `90s.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00005LOLH?v=glance   (2118 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Turning the Tables: The Story of Extreme Championship Wrestling: Books: John Lister
wrestle (1), wwe (1), ecw (1), wrestling (1)
ECW was the upstart promotion which revolutionised the wrestling industry.
Lister's analysis of the growth and then failure of ECW is spot on and is without the spin from the two DVDs released this year.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/1905363788?v=glance   (2774 words)

  
 Carlene Begnaud (Jazz) biography, information, news, pics (pictures), and products (WWE Diva)
Moore was just six-months into her training with Rod Price when she got a job with Extreme Championship Wrestling.
Carlene Moore Begnaud, better known as Jazz (born August 27, 1973 in New Orleans, Louisiana), is an American Professional Wrestler, formerly employed by Extreme Championship Wrestling and World Wrestling Entertainment.
In September 2001, Moore now wrestling as Jazz signed a two-year contract with the then World Wrestling Federation, She was released by the WWE on November 4, 2004 along with her real life husband Rodney Mack.
www.popstarsplus.com /wrestling_divas_carlenebegnaud.htm   (379 words)

  
 Obsessed With Wrestling
June 17, 2003: The sale of the ECW assets to WWE, which has been in the works seemingly forever, was finalized with a court order..
www.obsessedwithwrestling.com /promotions/ecw.html   (25 words)

  
 YouTube - Billy Corgan on ECW
Not that I agree with the person you responded to raggin' on ECW, but I have to point out that a lot of WWE wrestlers are formerly ECW wrestlers, so your point doesn't really make sense.
I remember hearing what a big wrestling fan Billy was and how he got such a kick being able to go in the ring, but never saw the footage, thanks!
Also, ECW was all about intentionally not selling.
www.youtube.com /?v=5vubAE5aZAo   (199 words)

  
 ECCW - Extreme Canadian Championship Wrestling
Sweet Daddy Devastation seized the opportunity to lock in his chokehold, and although Juggernaut never submitted, the referee ruled the match over and awarded the match and the championship to Sweet Daddy Devastation.
SCUM was able to defeat Scotty Mac & DK Roc in their anything goes streetfight, but did not go home with the NWA/ECCW Tag Team Championship, as NWA-appointed commissioner Terry Joe Silverspoon intervened, declaring the titles held up as a result of interference from Machette Brown.
Former WWE Women's champion Ivory will be coming to ECCW for two shows, April 21st in Surrey, BC and on April 22nd at ECCW's television taping in Vancouver, BC!
www.eccw.com   (911 words)

  
 History of Wrestling. Quizzes and Trivia -- World's Largest Trivia Site!
Since June seems to be a month bringing back the extreme, here is a quiz for all the Extreme Championship Wrestling fans out there.
This quiz covers the history of the WWE Intercontinental Championship in its initial run.
If you were a wrestling fan in the 1980's, you probably watched the Dallas based World Class Championship Wrestling at one time or another.
www.funtrivia.com /dir/6501.html   (661 words)

  
 guidelines.cfm?cat=6504
The professional wrestling organizations, such as World Wrestling Entertainment, Ohio Valley Wrestling, World Championship Wrestling, Extreme Champion Wrestling, DO NOT have to be spelled out.
Therefore, all quizzes must have WWE before the names of championships and in the title.
There are many more in the WWE, and many more in other professional wrestling organizations.
www.funtrivia.com /guidelines.cfm?cat=6504   (1670 words)

  
 Tajiri biography, information, news, links, pictures (pics) and products (WWE Wrestling)
In late 1998, while in Mexico, he caught the eye of Extreme Championship Wrestling owner Paul Heyman and was invited to the United States to wrestle for ECW.
Yoshihiro Tajiri (born September 29, 1970 in Yokohama, Kanagawa) is a Japanese professional wrestler performing in World Wrestling Entertainment on the RAW brand.
Tajiri biography, information, news, links, pictures (pics) and products (WWE Wrestling)
www.popstarsplus.com /wrestling_men_tajiri.htm   (837 words)

  
 WrestleLine.com - Your Source for WWE, NWA TNA, and Other Pro Wrestling News, Opinion, and Features
The Dungeon: Pulp Memories of Extreme Championship Wrestling
WrestleLine.com is not affiliated with WWE or any other wrestling organization.
WrestleLine.com - Your Source for WWE, NWA TNA, and Other Pro Wrestling News, Opinion, and Features
www.wrestleline.com   (837 words)

  
 I Miss ECW [Extreme Championship Wrestling]
However, professional wrestling was also a must watched on late Fridays; I’m referring to the innovation of mainstream hardcore wrestling, ECW, or as it was known as Extreme Championship Wrestling.
I no longer watch professional wrestling, because of the fact that the WWE has made itself noticable for having overrated talent and leaving the real talent behind.
However, in 2001, professional wrestling as we know it was destroyed along with two major organizations, ECW and WCW.
www.useless-knowledge.com /1234/jan/article096.html   (837 words)

  
 Wrestling Journal (Links updated 12.27.05)
The following list is the result of hours spent in search engines looking for more wrestling promotions than just the WWE and TNA.
Extreme Texas Wrestling / Texas Wrestling Entertainment (TX)
Wrestling Journal does not endorse behavior that can be considered illegal.
wrestlingjournal.netfirms.com /wjlinks.html   (167 words)

  
 I Miss ECW [Extreme Championship Wrestling]
However, professional wrestling was also a must watched on late Fridays; I’m referring to the innovation of mainstream hardcore wrestling, ECW, or as it was known as Extreme Championship Wrestling.
I no longer watch professional wrestling, because of the fact that the WWE has made itself noticable for having overrated talent and leaving the real talent behind.
However, in 2001, professional wrestling as we know it was destroyed along with two major organizations, ECW and WCW.
www.useless-knowledge.com /1234/jan/article096.html   (708 words)

  
 World Wrestling Entertainment - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
As of May 4, 2006, Extreme Championship Wrestling has been reported to have re-signed Sabu, Jazz, Axl Rotten, Balls Mahoney and C.W. Anderson.
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE) is a publicly traded integrated media, sports and entertainment company dealing primarily in the professional wrestling industry.
Mondt and the WWWF wanted Rogers to keep the NWA World Championship, but Rogers was unwilling to sacrifice his $25,000 deposit on the belt (titleholders at the time had to pay a deposit to ensure they would honor their commitments as champion).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/World_Wrestling_Entertainment   (5264 words)

  
 Raw is War--July 15, 2002
Paul Heyman walked up to the door and Coach questioned whether or not he was going to be the new G.M., based on his track record of running Extreme Championship Wrestling.
The WWE Women's Championship was on the line next, as Molly defended defended her title against Trish Stratus.
As RAW began, the Undertaker was seen back in his locker room staring at his WWE Undisputed Championship with Paul Heyman.
www.pwwew.net /tv/raw/020715.htm   (2954 words)

  
 TNA Wrestling
Officially formed in 1948, the NWA is the original birthplace of most major wrestling organizations including World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW).
The time is now to partner with the future of professional wrestling.
Keeping with NWA tradition, TNA dishes out a new and exciting brand of wrestling that is sure to keep the competition down for the count.
www.ssaict.com /tna.html   (263 words)

  
 Extreme Championship Wrestling Petition
The Extreme Championship Wrestling Petition to World Wrestling Entertainment was created by wrestling fans worldwide and written by Joseph Bachman (freetokill@hotmail.com).
This would not just be for the ECW fans at heart, but for wrestling fans world-wide to experience a different alternative to the WWE style of wrestling.
We feel that it is in Vince McMahon’s' power to reinstate ECW into the wrestling world once again not over a past revolution of wrestling that was, but for the entertainment value and satisfaction of their large and still growing fan base.
petitiononline.com /ecw05/petition.html   (239 words)

  
 Sports: Wrestling: Professional - Open Site
They usually are known by a letter prefix, such as ECW for Extreme Championship Wrestling or WWE for World Wrestling Entertainment.
Former popular promotions include the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA), World Championship Wrestling (WCW, formerly part of the NWA) and Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW).
Pururesu is known for its great "high flying" acrobatic style of wrestling, as well as "hardcore" or "deathmatch" which includes weapons.
open-site.org /Sports/Wrestling/Professional   (239 words)

  
 montgomeryadvertiser.com
So being the smart businessman WWE owner Vince McMahon is, if Extreme Championship Wrestling remains dear in fans' hearts, what better way to capitalize on that than to put on an ECW reunion-type show.
The main event features Extreme Championship Wrestling champion "Primetime" Elix Skipper challenging TNA counterpart A.J. Styles for the National Wrestling Alliance world heavyweight title.
When World Wrestling Entertainment released "The Rise and Fall of ECW" DVD last year, I believe the company was surprised with the overwhelming sales of the DVD and how popular the small promotion from Philadelphia -- that brought hardcore and extreme style to the forefront from 1993-2000 -- really was.
www.montgomeryadvertiser.com /NEWSV5/storyV5piledriver12o.htm   (239 words)

  
 Sports: Wrestling: Professional - Open Site
They usually are known by a letter prefix, such as ECW for Extreme Championship Wrestling or WWE for World Wrestling Entertainment.
Former popular promotions include the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA), World Championship Wrestling (WCW, formerly part of the NWA) and Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW).
Mexican wrestling, known as Luche Libre, is a style of professional wrestling which is mostly focused on "high flying" wrestling.
open-site.org /Sports/Wrestling/Professional   (239 words)

  
 Articles - Total Nonstop Action
TNA attempted to cater to this niche market by offering an alternative to the WWE, and by recruiting many former WCW and Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) performers who had not signed with WWE.
The TNA World and Tag Team Championships are national titles owned by the National Wrestling Alliance.
TNA Wrestling purchases the one hour time slot from FOX Sports Net, with the monthly PPV earnings being their main source of income.
www.x-moto.net /articles/Total_Nonstop_Action   (239 words)

  
 Wrestling News & Rumors - December 24, 2005
WWE also argues the merits, claiming that there was nothing to suggest Eastern Championship Wrestling was not to be included in the bankruptcy purchase, nor that it was ever treated as separate from Extreme Championship Wrestling.
Gordon claims that WWE has been wrongfully professing ownership of the Eastern Championship Wrestling footage, arguing that its purchase of ECW in bankruptcy court should have only included the rights to Extreme Championship Wrestling.
Main Event For No Way Out, Top Selling Wrestling DVD's and Books
www.mopsquad.com /artman/publish/article_4435.htm   (375 words)

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