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WHAT HAPPENED @WORLD OF SPORT UK…

Posted November 18th, 2013 by 1Wrestling News Team

All matches were Mountevans rules: two pinfalls, two submissions, or a knockout to decide the winner. Three matches were also conducted in rounds. All wrestlers were introduced after all wrestlers were in the ring… Read more.

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MATT STRIKER TALKS WORLD OF SPORT & MORE @THE APTER CHAT

Posted November 12th, 2013 by Bill Apter

A great tradition in the UK is being brought back to life and Matt Striker is part of it. All the details are here as Bill Apter interviews Matt at the Big Event (www.bigeventny.com) in New York on November 9, 2013. From a Press Release: World of Sport Wrestling, an iconic British ITV brand, is set to make a comeback on Sunday 17th November 2013 at Croydon’s Fairfield Halls. Read more.

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UK NEWSPAPER REPORTS NO ITV FOR WORLD OF SPORT

Posted August 7th, 2013 by Bill Apter

ITV confirm that World of Sport wrestling will not be returning to its TV channels… Read more.

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CONTROVERSY: CAN THE NEW WORLD OF SPORT SUCCEED ON UK TV

Posted August 7th, 2013 by Bill Apter

It’s been ages since the United Kingdom’s World Of Sport disappeared from television. Now TV company ITV and a wrestling promoter are attempting to bring back the tradition (it was on TV from the mid-50′s until 1988) as they have scheduled a taping in November. Can it succeed? “Sir” Steven Lysnkey and Bill Apter talk about the World Of Sport past and look at what might be a very exciting future. Read more.

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THE RETURN OF ITV’S “WORLD OF SPORT” WRESTLING ANNOUNCED

Posted August 5th, 2013 by 1Wrestling News Team

Great Britain’s Iconic World of Sport Wrestling Set to Make a Comeback at Croydon’s Fairfield Halls Sunday 17th November 2013…