By Chris Manley
If you ever had interest in checking out a local indie wrestling event this is the weekend as many great shows will be going on. Here’s a rundown of what’s going on:
Heavy Metal Wrestling presents
“Fight Fire With Fire”
Heavy Metal Wrestling is quickly earning a reputation as must watch. They consistently deliver big names, great matches and an affordable price. (This show is only $10 and they offer a weekly free show on Thurs) The show vibe itself is that of PWG or other promotions who use adult comedy to make a show that is both funny and hard hitting. The card features matches from AEW’s Penelope Ford, Impact Wrestling’s Eddie Kingston and former WWE and ECW legend Jazz.
Sat March 2nd 7pm
Lion’s Pride Sports presents
“South Texas Showdown”
Made For Moore Fitness San Antonio Tx
Touring promotion Lions Pride Sports brings Lance Hoyt aka Lance Archer, NWJP’s 7’ giant who’s well known as one half of the Tag team Killer Elite Squad, to San Antonio’s south side for “South Texas Showdown” Hoyt, known as The American Psycho, who famously gets crowd heat by spitting water on everyone during his entrance, is a diamond waiting to be mined. It won’t be long before we hear he’s been signed to nxt or aew as he is at that level of talent in the ring and on the mic. On Facebook LPS has been teasing opponents for Hoyt’s open challenge including some big names in mic foley and Scott Steiner. Who will ultimately challenge him? you’ll have to go to find out
Sabotage Wrestling presents
“Hey Ladies 2”
Kings and Queens Ballroom
New Braunfels Tx Saturday 7pm
Austin promotion Sabotage heads south to New Braunfels for “Hey Ladies 2” an event featuring all female competitors. Champion and former WWE Tough Enough contestant Shotzi Blackheart defends her title and Penelope Ford faces off against local indie darling Thunder Rosa. Rosa who appears on ROH and Lucha Underground, is a sure bet prospect who is destined for big time fame and fortune on TV.
Inspire Pro presents
Afs Cinema Austin Tx
A Big fish in the big pond known as Austin Wrestling, Inspire Pro is one of the top promotions in the state featuring a good mix of nationally known and local talent. This month we see AEW’s So-Cal Uncensored main event against three local favorites. Gas up and drive to Austin (Don’t forget to stop at Bucees on the way) this show is sure to be a hit.