Various News: CHIKARA Match Announced, Wrestling Birthdays, Wrestling on ESPN Update
– CHIKARA has announced that Archibald Pack faces Mr. Touchdown at their February 9th show in Reading, PA.
– Dean Hart, brother of WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart, would’ve turned 59 years old today. Dean was diagnosed with Bright’s disease in the late 1980s, and passed away due to kidney disease the night before the survivor series in 1990.
– Jim Ross turns 61 years old today.
– Vic Grimes turns 50 years old today.
– New Jack turns 50 years old today.
– There are no classic wrestling show scheduled for ESPN Classic tonight.
Must-read wrestling news:
* Michelle McCool talks about Stephanie McMahon behind the scenes
* WWE Releases CM Punk 2012 Highlight Reel
* Backstage concerns regarding The Rock’s Involvement at the Royal Rumble
* The Top 10 Heels of the Week
* 411’s WWE Main Event report