BAY CITY, Michigan — Ultimate Championship Wrestling (UCW) will be kicking off the fall season by returning to the Prime Event Center on Saturday, September 16, 2017 with a 7:30 p.m. bell time.
UCW Back to School — Old School will feature Hall of Famer Jimmy Hart and legend The Brooklyn Brawler.
Jimmy Hart is a legend who started his entertainment career as a member of popular rock band “The Gentrys” who are famous for their hit “Keep On Dancing.” He was later brought into Memphis Wrestling and was involved in feuds featuring Jerry “The King” Lawler and TV star Andy Kaufman. Later, Hart moved to WWE where he managed the likes of champions The Hart Foundation, The Honky Tonk Man, The Natural Disasters, The Nasty Boys, Money Incorporated, and Hulk Hogan. He has also been awarded the Pro Wrestling Illustrated “Manager of the Year” two times.
The Brooklyn Brawler began his WWE career in 1983. He has performed with the likes of The Iron Sheik, Big John Studd, Paul Orndorff, and Hulk Hogan. Brawler appeared at WrestleMania V as his manager Bobby “The Brain” Heenan took on The Red Rooster. Later in his career, Brawler moved into a production capacity working wit WWE talent on backstage pre-taped promotional videos.
Back To School — Old School also features Jon Bolen, A1, Phil Atlas, John E. Bravo, The Soul Taker, and Ingrid Isley. Jon Bolen won TNA’s Gut Check in 2004. Bolen will form a tag team with former TNA performer A1, founding member of “Team Canada.” Phil Atlas returns to UCW after a tour of the NOAH promotion in Japan.
Tickets are available online at www.UltimateChampionshipWrestling.com. They can also be purchased at Bay Indoor Flea Market, Cashman’s Comics, Little Bighorn Music, Dynamic Ink and Steel, Play Moore Music, 1 Life Fitness, or by calling 989-684-2180.