Source: PWInsider

Former WWE creative team member and director of the "K.C. on the Mat" documentary Chris Gough is starting a new independent promotion. Metro Pro Wrestling will debut on June 5th in Kansas City, Missouri at the historic Memorial Hall.

Talent announced for the promotion includes: Trevor Murdoch, Tommy Dreamer and Angel of the ECW Baldies. Also local talents Michael Strider, Mark Sterling, Jeremy Wyatt, Brett Young, Steve Girthy, Steve Fender, Derek Stone, Paul Diamond, Domino Rivera, the Hooligans, Nate Bash, Ben Sailer.

Bob Giegel will also be honored at the event.

- The debut event will be a TV taping that will air locally on the following stations…
* Time Warner Cable Channel 30 Standard Def
* Time Warner Cable Channel 1030 HD
* Comcast (Missouri) Channel 44
* Comcast (Kansas) Channel 68
* Sunflower Cable (Lawrence, Ks) Channel 37

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