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Friday, April 20, 2018

Meet WWE Hall of Famer The Godfather and Papa Shango at Absolute Intense Wrestling

Posted By on Fri, Apr 20, 2018 at 11:23 AM

  • Courtesy Absolute Intense Wrestling
Absolute Intense Wrestling (AIW) is Cleveland's premiere independent wrestling promotion, and they're celebrating 4/20 with a special treat for wrestling fans. WWE Hall of Fame member The Godfather is making a special appearance at tonight's Ain't Nuthin' But A Gangsta Party show, as will the wrestler Papa Shango. We're keeping it kayfabe here at Scene, so yes, we realize that Papa Shango and The Godfather bare striking similarities.

Other matches include Eddy Only vs. The Seven-Foot Savage PB Smooth, Maxwell Jacob Friedman vs. Louis Lyndon, a dream partner tag-team match featuring Nick Gage and "Hot Sauce" Tracy Williams, Ethan Page vs. Matthew Justice and many more.

AIW served as a battleground to countless performers over the years (who may have wrestled under different aliases) including current WWE superstars Johnny Gargano, Shayna Baszler, Candice LeRae, Ember Moon, Ruby Riott, Daniel Bryan, Seth Rollins, Kevin Owens, Sami Zayn, Cesaro, Corey Graves, Dean Ambrose, Luke Gallows, The Brian Kendrick, Adam Cole, Kassius Ohno, Ethan Carter III, Kyle O'Reilly, Ricochet, Apollo Crews, Raymond Rowe of the War Raiders and current WWE World Heavyweight Champion, AJ Styles.

AIW's Ain't Nothin' But A Gangsta Party is tonight at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, located at 6928 Detroit Rd. The show begins at 7:30 pm. VIP tickets are available for $30 each with general admission for $20.

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