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This week’s #GettingOver feature we shine our spotlight on Dustin Starr with wife Maria Starr

For this week’s #GettingOver feature, in which we thank the talented crew behind the scenes of  United Wrestling, we shine our spotlight on Dustin Starr, co-host of CW 30 Memphis (with wife Maria Starr), the Memphis-based version of Championship Wrestling from Hollywood!

🖐 Things to Know About Dustin:

🎙 Emcee/PA for many sports teams in Memphis, including the Memphis Grizzlies, Memphis Redbirds, Memphis Hustle, Memphis 901FC & V3Fights MMA

🤼‍♂️ Started training to be a pro wrestler at age 15, and was previously signed by WWE

👔 Owner/Host of Championship Wrestling presented by Pro Shingle, along with Maria

💪 2x Mr. Tennessee Men’s Physique Champion & Action Nutrition Athlete

👶 Expecting a baby boy this November! #BabyStarr

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The Push – Todd Keneley; Home in Hollywood

On this week’s episode of #ThePush, we sit down with the voice of Championship Wrestling From Hollywood, Todd Keneley, who shares his story of going from a college football player at USC to a successful broadcaster with the United Wrestling Network and beyond.

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This week’s #GettingOver feature the spotlight turns to Jon Roberts.

For this week’s #GettingOver feature, in which we thank our talented and dedicated crew, the spotlight turns to Jon Roberts, who has worked in wrestling for the last 15 years.

Five Things to Know About Jon:

👊 Trained as a wrestler and worked as a referee before moving into broadcasting.

📺 Has worked for #UnitedWrestling for 2 years as a backstage interviewer, play-by-play commentator, production coordinator and editor.

🎸 Played trombone in high school and still plays guitar.

🎶 Tour manager for various rock-and-roll bands, having worked with the likes of The Addicts and The Street Dogs.

🧳 Has traveled and worked in over 40 states across the country.



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Heritage Hall – AZ State Champion Gino Rivera vs. EJ Sparks

This week in the #HeritageHall, we replay a classic from the 100th episode of Championship Wrestling From Arizona, which originally aired on Oct. 12, 2018. The blockbuster #AZ100 event featured the first-ever Arizona State Champion, the “Puerto Rican Pitbull” Gino Rivera defending his title against “Phoenix’s Favorite Son” EJ Sparks!

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Heritage Hall – Willie Mack vs. Samoa Joe – Nov 2013

NEVER BEFORE SEEN: In November 2013, Willie Mack Official faced Samoa Joe during a live Championship Wrestling from Hollywood event at the Commerce Casino in Commerce, CA. At the time, Joe was signed to TNA, and due to contractual arrangements, the match was not filmed for broadcast television. This footage was shot exclusively for archival purposes, and is being shared for the first-time ever here in the United Wrestling Network’s #HeritageHall.

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The Push – Rust Taylor

This week on #ThePush, we sit down with former Hollywood Heritage Champion, former #UnitedWrestling Tag-Team Champion and former #PP3 Cup holder Rust Taylor, who shares his philosophy on professional wrestling.

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Billy Trask, Director for CWFH & the NWA!

For this week’s #GettingOver feature, in which we thank the talented and dedicated crew behind the scenes, we turn the spotlight on Billy Trask, the director for Championship Wrestling from Hollywood and the NWA!

Five Things to Know About Billy:

🤲 He is mixed-handed: “My baseball coach thought I was going to be a huge asset, but I just wanted to go home and watch cartoons instead.”

🤼‍♂️ Trained to wrestle for several months under Ty Matthews before moving over to production. He trained alongside current #UnitedWrestling Television Champion Dan Joseph and Nigel McGuinness made him tap.

🎥 Started making “terrible movies” when he was 9-years old and worked on his first commercial shoot at 16.

🕹 Is an Isabelle main in #SuperSmashBros Ultimate, followed by Roy and Bowser.

🎹 Plays several instruments, including guitar, bass, piano and clarinet. “I’m easily the worst at clarinet, which is the only instrument I have formal training in.” And he lists his favorite bands as: Queen, the Beatles and the White Stripes.

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