Updated: January 29, 2013 6:14AM
St. Joseph Park, 700 Theodore St., Joliet, is the site for Pro Wrestling Blitz’s the King of Joliet.
Set for 7 p.m. (6:15 p.m. doors) Dec. 29, the event features Blitz heavyweight champion “Simply Ravishing” Ryan Slade (of the Elite, with agent Rinaldo Piven), defending his title against No. 1 contender Ruff Crossing.
Also, the third annual King of Joliet tournament will feature Hardcore Craig, Mr. 450, Mike Horning, Judas (of the 3 Rings with the Ringmaster), Pro Wrestling Blitz No Limits champion “The Rockstar” Jimmy Rockwell, Buddy Roberts Jr. and the Elite’s Matty Starr and Zach Thompson (2011 KOJ tournament winner).
Tickets are $10. Information: pwblitz.com.
◆ Watch for a Pro Wrestling Extra article at blogs.southtownstar.com/entertainment with more about this show and AAW: Professional Wrestling Redefined’s One Twisted Christmas on Dec. 29 in Berwyn.
◆ More can be found in ChicagoProWrestling.com’s Upcoming Shows/Wrestling Related Events forum.
— Jessi Virtusio