CWE Tour excites local wrestling fans

Yorkton is a frequent stop on any Canadian Wrestling’s Elite (CWE) tour. And last week while they were here on their 8th anniversary tour, it was no different.
CWE owner Danny Warren said on Saturday night they experienced their best show in Yorkton yet.
“The gym was packed, the crowd was loud all night. It was a lot of fun,” explained Warren.
The show headlined Paul Orndorff, more commonly known as Mr. Wonderful, who is a WWE hall of famer.
“Fans were really excited to meet him,” said Warren. “His table was full all night, of people wanting pictures and autographs.”
Orndorff, 67, even made an appearance in the ring again, which Warren said fans enjoyed.
“He knocked a young guy out. He’s still got it,” said Warren.
Although they’re finished in Yorkton, the 8th anniversary tour is still making its way through Manitoba and then into Ontario. The finale will be on Saturday night in Thunder Bay.
The tour runs for a total of 16 days, which is a long time to be on the road with the same group of people.
“If you enjoy the people you’re traveling with, it’s great fun,” Warren said with a laugh.
He said they generally all get along great, but as with most road trips with friends, there can be moments when people bump heads.
“But that just adds to the aggression in the ring,” said Warren.
CWE will be back in Yorkton on August 4 with a whole new tour. Their summer tour will consist of 20 events in 20 days, spanning across five provinces.

article continues below
© Copyright 2018 Yorkton This Week

Comments

NOTE: To post a comment you must have an account with at least one of the following services: Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ You may then login using your account credentials for that service. If you do not already have an account you may register a new profile with Disqus by first clicking the "Post as" button and then the link: "Don't have one? Register a new profile".

The Yorkton This Week welcomes your opinions and comments. We do not allow personal attacks, offensive language or unsubstantiated allegations. We reserve the right to edit comments for length, style, legality and taste and reproduce them in print, electronic or otherwise. For further information, please contact the editor or publisher, or see our Terms and Conditions.

comments powered by Disqus

Remembrance Day POLL

Does Remembrance Day hold the same significance today as it did when more veterans were still alive?

or  view results

Popular Local Sports