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Pinned Down with Rique Jackson

April 6, 2016

SUNDAY, APRIL 3, 2016




I saw Rique Jackson for the first time at TCW Gold Rush where he was part of the tournament and made his impact known against Terrale Tempo but costing Tempo his match and calling him out at Wrestle Warz 6.


Recently I had a chance to ask Rique some questions, most of you know the Pinned Down series so I don't have to cover that part much, I ask a series of questions which the wrestler answers or declines to answer. Let us take a look at what Rique had to say.



  • On top of these questions I would love to have you tell us a little about how you got started, what keep you going? your first big wins and losses and whatever else your willing or wanting to share. Something about your history, I don't know everything about all the wrestlers I am getting to agree to this and the more info I have to work with the better.


    I am his greatest opponent!
    Wrestling Questions:


    1. What was the toughest thing to give up or sacrifice to be part of the wrestling world?

    RJ: The usual, the time you get to spend with your family and friends, because wrestling takes up most of that time. 

    2. Do you think its harder or just equally as hard to get to the big leagues of wrestling as it is say Basketball or Football?

    RJ: I think it's harder, because you can't just be a good wrestler, you need to have charisma. 

    3. Do you feel that wrestling has more premature or just a surprising number of earlier then expected deaths compared to other sports and does this influence you in any way?

    RJ: I decline to answer this question. 

    4. If you had the power to make any gimmick work, no matter how weird or normal it may be, what would you do?

    RJ: Nothing really comes to mind. 

    5. If you could change anything about the indy wrestling industry what would it be? What about TNA/WWE?

    RJ: The one thing I always hoped for was that WWE would give guys that were well known on the indies a chance, guys like Joe, Aries & Styles and that's what's happening. 

    6. Do you handle crowds differently depending on size?

    RJ: No, I treat them all the same 

    7. How do you handle going from say going from a no rules wrestling show to a family first show. Do you change alot about how you handle things and what you say or do you just try and act the same no matter what the show?

    RJ: Nothing really changes, they get offended either way. 

    8. Was there every a moment when you truly felt you had had enough, that maybe wrestling wasn't for you? Was it a crowd? Just one guy/gal? A losing streak? Too many broken bones? If so what kept you going?

    RJ: Yes, I took about three years away from the business just to get my stuff together, what brought me back was seeing guys like Bryan Danielson & CM Punk succeeding in the WWE. 

     


    9. Say you were picked up by TNA or WWE and given a over the top gimmick? How would you play it, go through the motions and hope it fails so you can move on to something better or really try to sell and play up the gimmick?

    RJ: Try to sell it, and play up the gimmick. 

    10. What promotions do you feel are breaking down the walls separating Men Wrestling from Women Wrestling and just making it all Wrestling? How do you feel they are doing that? Do you feel it is a good thing?

    RJ: WWE, that's the only one that really comes to mind, and the way they're doing that is by giving them all equal time to tell their stories 

    11. So at the recent TCW Gold Rush show you targeted Terrale Tempo, why him and why then?

    RJ: Because Tempo was getting the biggest reactions out of MY HOMETOWN, and I saw where he was headed and I couldn't allow him to go any further. 

    12. Who are your wrestling Idols?

    RJ: I would say Kurt Angle & Eddie Guerrero. 

    13. Goals for 2016/2017?

    RJ: To win championships and wrestle worldwide. 



     

    14. Who would you consider your biggest rival to date?
     
    RJ:El Fantastico. 
     

    15. Other then Tempo who have you not been in the ring with your most looking forward to facing?




    RJ: Just Willie, or whoever is holding the TCW Championship. 
     

    16. What Promotions have you not wrestled for yet that you hope to make a debut at soon?

    RJ: Too many to name.
      
    17. Which wrestler is your favorite to watch?


    RJ: Me
      
    18.If you could form a Tag Team with any Indy wrestler who would it be and what would you name it?



    RJ: No one, because I like being alone.
      
    19. What has been your favorite match you have wrestled so far? 


    RJ:I would have to say, the first match I had with Fantastico back in September. 
     

    Bonus Questions:


     

    Does your finisher have a name? 
    RJ: I'm still kicking around some ideas, but Kunta's revenge comes to mind for a running knee strike.
      
    Chocolate or Vanilla?


    RJ: Vanilla.
      
    Submission or High Flying?



    RJ: Submission 
     

    Cats or Dogs?

    RJ: Dogs 
     

    Beer or Liquor?

    RJ: Neither, only a fool would indulge in such ridiculous activity. 
     

    Light Side or Dark Side?

    RJ: Dark Side. 
     

    Favorite Opponent EVER?

    RJ:  I much as I hate to give him credit, Fantastico he brings the best out of me.

    Rique is a man of few words and I can understand that, Most wrestlers let what they do in the ring speak for them, with some exceptions such as Marcus Rose and Evan G.  He has much respect for El Fantastico but has targeted Terrale Tempo. What does the future hold for this up and comer? I am not sure but keep an eye out for him, he has goals and clear set things he wants done and that is good news unless your his target.... 

 

Kick Out with Mr.B!

April 6, 2016

THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2016


Mr. B recently made a video about TCW and the future of it. Who would be staying and who might be leaving, new shirts to show that you work for TCW. So I figured I would follow up with him on a new Pinned Down, a second part called Kicked Out. Let us see what Mr. B has to say before the BIG Gold Rush tournament happening this Saturday.


A brief summary of what has happened since we last talked. Places you have travelled, belts you have won did you meet your goals over th...

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Pinned Down with Paco Escobar

April 6, 2016

FRIDAY, MARCH 25, 2016




As part of TCW and their Gold Rush tournament, Paco Escobar, a manager who has been away dealing with some personal issues will be returning but with some slight changes. Due to what he has been dealing with he wants to turn over a new leaf, be one of the good guys but not a pushover. 


1. For new fans, tell us a bit about yourself- How long have you been managing, some of your notable wrestlers/belt winners? Other Companies you have managed for?

I have been in the industry...

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TCW: Gold Rush Tournament

April 6, 2016




On Saturday 3/26/2016 I went to my first TCW(Total Championship Wrestling).  It was a tournament to crown a Gold Rush winner, Trophy, and all. Also you walk out with the TCW TV Championship.


This was going to be a clash of the best in TCW and beyond. They were all fighting for the same goal and prizes including the TV Title which was around the waist of Kyle Hawk. Speaking of the champ, he came out and spoke first, and the crowd was speaking back, he was not well liked. He talked about how he ...

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TCW Rankings

April 6, 2016
TCW Heavyweight Champion: Mr. B

  1. Killah Kash
  2. Terrale Tempo
  3. Mikey 13
  4. Johnny Swole
TCW TV Champion: Just Willie
  1. Kyle Hawk
  2. El Fantastico
  3. Jason Silver
  4. Tony Strong
  5. Brysin Scott

TCW Light Heavyweight Champion: Vacant
  1. Jason Silver
  2. Brysin Scott
  3. Rique Jackson
  4. Tony Strong
  5. Marcus Rose

TCW Tag Team Champions: LOST SOULZ w/ Paco Escobar
  1. AOA
  2. Unholy Complex
  3. Strong Steel
  4. DFW Connection
  5. Bad Boyz
TCW Women's Champion: Zane Zena

  1. Allie Kat
  2. Simply Luscious
  3. Lanie luck
  4. Ruthless Lala
  5. Baby Dumplins

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Official TCW Championship Rankings

November 15, 2015
TCW Heavyweight Champion: Mr. B

  1. Mikey 13
  2. Killah Kash
  3. Johnny Swole
  4. Johnny Axxel
TCW TV Champion: Kyle Hawk

  1. Kody Krash
  2. Donnie Giovanni
  3. Total Pimp
  4. Nate Cross w/Daliah

TCW Light Heavyweight Champion: Vacant
  1. Kash Money
  2. Brysin Scott
  3. Kody Krash
  4. Zach Bradley
  5. Tony Strong

TCW Tag Team Champions: LOST SOULZ w/ DIAMANTINA
  1. Show Money
  2. Bad Boyz
  3. Steel Money Industry
  4. Holy Complex
  5. The Taylor Brothers
TCW Women's Champion: Zane Zena

  1. Lanie Luck
  2. Allie Kat
  3. Delilah Doom
  4. Ruthless
  5. Simply Luscious

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Ruthless Lala Takes On Awesome Kong

June 10, 2015


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TCW CHAMPIONSHIP RANKINGS

July 18, 2014
TCW Heavyweight Champion: Johnny Axxle
  1. American Eagle
  2. Mikey 13
  3. Badd Blood
  4. Dylan Dunbar
  5. Sky De Lacrimosa
TCW TV Champion: Kyle Hawk
  1. Brysin Scott
  2. American Eagle
  3. Total Pimp
  4. Nemises
  5. Chino Reyes

TCW Crusierweight Champion: Sammy Guevara
  1. Kash Money
  2. Seph Anunnaki
  3. Mr. B
  4. Kevin Knight
  5. Zac Taylor

TCW Tag Team Champions: BAD BOYZ
  1. Team Hi-Def
  2. Steel Money Industry
  3. The Holes
  4. The Taylor Brothers

TCW Women's Champion: Zane Zena

  1. Simply Luscious
  2. Ruthless Lala
  3. Angle Blue
  4. Cowgirl Kissy

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*******Breaking News********

June 12, 2014
*******Breaking News********
Straight from the board of TCW:
Was just informed that Chi Towns Finest Mr.B had to be escorted off the premises due to the fact that he received at least 100 pages long of rules and regulation an guidelines, background checks,security clearance,doctor evaluations, the whole nine yards for the TCW Show next Saturday June.21,2014.....Also within those pages it also stated that if everything is not in order there will be no TCW show next Saturday which lead M...
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The Board Has Spoken

May 23, 2014
So today the TCW board had a meeting to talk about the attack on the TCW commissioner "The Duckman" Mr. ADHD. The board was not able to come to agreement due to the fact that some board members fear if they vote against or take action against the owner and the Heavyweight champion, they may end up having the same thing happen to them, but they did come to one agreement.
Due to Trey Schoen admitting to his plan to take out the commissioner, the board has decided to suspend Trey from his...

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TCW CHAMPIONS

TCW HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION
"CHI-TOWNS FINEST" MR.b

TCW TELEVISION CHAMPION
JUST WILLIE

TCW TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS
LOST SOULZ W/ PACO ESCOBAR

TCW WOMANS CHAMPION
ZANE ZENA

TCW LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION
VACANT