AXS Sports is proud to announce that "WOW-Women of Wrestling" will be making its television network debut on AXS TV on Fri., Jan. 18, 2019. The program will be part of an action-filled Friday night programming on AXS TV as it also includes live Legacy Fighting Alliance mixed martial arts action and comprehensive New Japan Pro Wrestling coverage.
Jeanie Buss, owner of the Los Angeles Lakers, is also the co-owner of Women of Wrestling. The organization was founded in 2000 and has its headquarters in Los Angeles.
The other co-owner of WOW is wrestling promoter and television producer David McLane. Previously the commentator of the television series "Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling", McLane will be the ringside commentator throughout the broadcasts. He will be joined by play-by-play announcer Stephen Dickey, ring announcer Shaul Guerrero (also known as Raquel Diaz) and backstage reporter Brigitte Valadez.
The current world champion of WOW is Santana Garrett, who has been the champion since Sept. 29, 2016. Other prior champions have included Terri Gold, Danger, Lana Starr and Jungle Grrrl. Of the champions, Gold is the only wrestler to have two reigns. The world championships have taken place in Inglewood, CA, Las Vegas, NV and Los Angeles.
A tag-team format has also traditionally occurred in Women of Wrestling. Garrett and Amber O'Neal have been champions in that event in the past.
Stay tuned to AXS Sports for more information about WOW!