WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair will be attending the 25th running of the NASCAR All-Star Race on Saturday, May 16, 2009 at Lowe's Motor Speedway. In his duties as honorary race director, Flair will serve on the panel of judges for the Victory Challenge. Flair will also attend the drivers' meeting and assist SPEED personalities with driver introductions. "I'm honored to be a part of the 25th running of the Sprint All-Star Race," Flair said. "I'm a longtime Charlotte resident and Lowe's Motor Speedway is an integral part of our city. It's one of the things that makes Charlotte a great place to live. There's nothing like NASCAR and the Nature Boy to get you pumped up! WoooOOOooo!"
In a battle of former ECW wrestlers, Sabu will be wrestling Rob Van Dam this Wednesday in Paris, France for the American Wrestling Rampage promotion. The promotion's champion, Shawn Maxer, will also be involved in the bout as it's scheduled to be a three way elimination world title match. Visit AWRWrestling.com for more information. As noted earlier, Sabu shaved his head completely bald.
All-Star Wrestling returns to the Hippodrome Theatre in Bristol, England on March 16th, 2009 at 7:30 PM with these matches:
Rene Dupree vs. Gladiator Goliath
Sami Callahan & Drake Younger vs. Wade Fitzgerald & Mark Haskins
Man Mountain Kong vs. The Metal Master
Karl Kramer vs. James Mason
Dean Allmark vs. Mikey Whiplash
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