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Former Champ Carlito Added to Big Time Wrestling Show

March 8, 2017 - Pioneer League (PL) - Missoula Osprey News Release

MISSOULA, Mont.- The Missoula Osprey in conjunction with Big Time Wrestling announced today that former WWE United States, Tag Team and Intercontinental Champion Carlito has been added to the Big Time Wrestling show that already includes WWE Hall of Famer Booker T, the "Hardcore Icon" The Sandman and The Honky Tonk Man set for Ogren Park Allegiance Field on Friday, June 9.

Carlito is also the former Big Time Wrestling Heavyweight Champion and has been part of both the Raw and SmackDown brands for WWE.

Carlito defeated John Cena in 2004 for the United States Championship, in his first match on the main roster by using a steel chain to knock out Cena. Carlito won 14 straight matches and held the title for 42 days before surrendering the belt back to Cena.

Known for his finishing move, The Back Stabber, Carlito went on to defeat Shelton Benjamin for the Intercontinental Title in 2005 before losing the belt to the legendary Ric Flair.

At WrestleMania XXV, Carlito and his brother, Primo became the only tag team to unify the WWE Tag Team Championship and the World Tag Team Championship after defeating the team of John Morrison and The Miz.

Tickets for the show are on sale now and can be purchased at the MSO Hub, located at 140 N Higgins in downtown Missoula, by phone at (406) 543-3300 and online at MissoulaOsprey.com.

There is limited Ringside Seating available at $45. Reserved Seating Bowl tickets (Sections 101-106) are $25.

View Reserved (Sections 107-108) and View General Admission tickets are $15. Prices do not include convenience fees that will apply.

Big Time Wrestling entertained fans of all ages at their shows in Missoula the last two years. Those events featured the likes of Bret "The Hitman" Hart, Mick Foley, Tommy Dreamer, "Big Poppa Pump" Scott Steiner,

Billy Gunn, Chris Masters, "Nasty Boy" Brain Knobbs,

Brutus "The Barber" Beefcake, Gangrel and Scotty 2 Hotty.

More superstars and match announcements will be released in the coming days for the 2017 show. All superstars and matches are subject to change without notice.

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