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Johnny Meadows, Pro Wrestler With a Tuneful Side, Dies at 59

Johnny Meadows, Pro Wrestler With a Tuneful Side, Dies at 59

Johnny Meadows, Pro Wrestler With a Tuneful Side, Dies at 59 Johnny Meadows, Pro Wrestler With a Tuneful Side, Dies at 59 This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here. It is 1991 in Chicago and a spandexed wrestler known as Johnny Meadows is stepping into the ring …

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Iran Executes Wrestler Accused of Murder After He Took Part in 2018 Protests

Iran Executes Wrestler Accused of Murder After He Took Part in 2018 Protests

Iran Executes Wrestler Accused of Murder After He Took Part in 2018 Protests Iran Executes Wrestler Accused of Murder After He Took Part in 2018 Protests Iran said Saturday that it had executed a 27-year-old wrestler accused of murder after he took part in antigovernment protests two years ago, a case that set off a campaign by international sports groups …

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Hana Kimura, Japanese Wrestler and Star of Netflix Series, Dies at 22

Hana Kimura, Japanese Wrestler and Star of Netflix Series, Dies at 22

Hana Kimura, Japanese Wrestler and Star of Netflix Series, Dies at 22 Hana Kimura, Japanese Wrestler and Star of Netflix Series, Dies at 22 Hana Kimura, a Japanese professional wrestler who starred in the Netflix reality series “Terrace House: Tokyo,” has died. She was 22. The cause of death and when she died were not immediately available. Ms. Kimura was …

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‘The Main Event’ Review: A Kid Pro Wrestler, in a Magic Mask

‘The Main Event’ Review: A Kid Pro Wrestler, in a Magic Mask

The intrigue of the WWE, where wrestlers wear gimmicky costumes while tussling, captures a child’s imagination in the amiable Netflix movie “The Main Event.” Sweet-natured Leo (Seth Carr) is an 11-year-old pipsqueak and pro wrestling enthusiast who’s picked on by bigger boys. Escaping his bullies one day, he stumbles into an estate sale where he finds a mysterious wrestling mask …

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