Regarding the ITV World of Sport pilot recorded at the UK’s Fairfield Halls in November 2013; John Chapman (who organised the event for ITV) today informed me that… Read more.
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.
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.
ITV confirm that World of Sport wrestling will not be returning to its TV channels… Read more.
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.
Great Britain’s Iconic World of Sport Wrestling Set to Make a Comeback at Croydon’s Fairfield Halls Sunday 17th November 2013…