It is a night of celebration for the UPWA as the fastest growing wrestling promotion in the southeast celebrates its fourth anniversary when it returns to the National Guard Armory in Wilmington, NC on Saturday Night, July 25th and presents Summer Showdown 2009.
UPWA will honor some of the past stars who were with the promotion from day one while showcasing the stars of the future.
To that extent, UPWA will induct former WWWF and NWA Champion Ivan Koloff in to the UPWA Hall of Fame. Koloff, who has helped put UPWA on the map in the North Carolina area, will be on hand to accept this honor.
In other action the UPWA Cruiserweight Title will be defended when Amazing Velvet will defend the title against Christopher Shane.
One Half of Smooth Excellence, R. Live will face off with Cold Cash D in singles action.
His partner J. Live will meet Terrific Thomas and 2Dxtreme in triple threat cruiserweight action.
The returning Wendell Smooth will face Vladimir Ruskinov in UPWA Heavyweight Title Tournament First Round action.
The non-stop action is headlined by a Main Event Carolinas Championship Match between Champion LA Tank facing Beast in a Russian Chain Match. For fans of the UPWA these two have been involved in a brutal fued and look to settle the score on the
Also appearing: JC Walker and the other stars of the UPWA!
Tickets for this event are available at www.theupwa.com or at the door. Do not miss this exciting night of professional wrestling action honoring a true living legend.