World Of Sport Wrestling Returning To ITV This Year


ITV have announced that they have commissioned a one-off special of World Of Sport Wrestling to be filmed later this year in London.

The show will be two hours in duration and will feature a number of British Wrestling stars as well as WWE Hall Of Famer, Jim “JR” Ross who shall be providing commentary for the event. British stars, “The Vigilante” Johnny Moss, “The Power Forward” Mark Coffey, Alexis Rose, “Pound 4 Pound Best” CJ Banks, “The Mexican Sensation” El Ligero, “The East End Butcher” Sha Samuels, Kenny Williams, Ashton Smith, Dave Mastiff and Viper have all confirmed their participation in the TV show.

ITV confirmed the World Of Sport Wrestling TV special with the following:

World Of Sport Wrestling
ITV has commissioned a one-off wrestling special to air later this year.
Commissioned by Helen Warner for ITV and produced by ITV Studios Entertainment, World Of Sport Wrestling or WOS Wrestling will see some of the UK’s top names in the sport compete in a fun-filled afternoon of family sports entertainment.
The two hour special will see some of the UK’s finest pro wrestlers including, ‘The East End Butcher’ Sha Samuels, Dave Mastiff and ‘Viper’ Kimberly Benson, compete in front of a live audience across a series of fights; from singles to tag team and eliminations. Commentary will come from America’s number one wrestling commentator, Jim Ross.
Backstage, viewers will catch up with the wrestlers between fights and at the end of the show one fighter will take home the WoS Wrestling belt.
Tom Mclennan, Creative Director, ITV Studios Entertainment said: “World of Sport Wrestling was a major event for millions of families every Saturday afternoon for over 20 years.  I’m excited about bringing back this iconic brand and celebrating the best British wrestlers in the country.”
WOS is an ITV Studios Entertainment production for ITV. The Executive Producers are Tom Mclennan and Simon Marsh.


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Source: ITV