Bob Orton Speaks Out on Roddy Piper’s Death, Update on WrestleCon in Dallas Over WM Weekend, Today’s Wrestler B’Days

Source: PWInsider.com

Update on WrestleCon in Dallas Over WM Weekend

bob ortonNext year’s WrestleCon event, taking place in Dallas over WrestleMania weekend, has sold out all available hotel rooms and their second hotel is nearly sold out as well. A third hotel has been added, and more info can be found if you click here.

Additionally, WrestleCon is discussing adding a Queens of Combat Women’s tournament to the 4/1 session at 10am.

Bob Orton Speaks Out on Roddy Piper’s Death

This year’s “Clash at the Cove” event took place on Saturday night in South Bend, Indiana, and Cowboy Bob Orton was among the wrestlers in attendance.

Prior to the event, the promotion did a 10-bell salute, a moment of silence and showed a video to remember Roddy Piper.

Angelo Di Carlo of WNDU 16 spoke with Orton about Piper’s passing, and you can check out his comments at this link.

Today’s Wrestler B’Days

In today’s wrestler birthday news, former WWE star Harry Smith turns 29 years old today, and Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart turns 58.