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Top Rope Promotions, formerly known as Yankee Pro Wrestling, is a Northeastern independent professional wrestling promotion based in New Bedford, Massachusetts and is the largest promotion in the southern New England-area rivaling other Northeastern promotions including Chaotic Wrestling, the Millennium Wrestling Federation and New England Championship Wrestling. Its wrestling school The Lock-Up is responsible for training several leading independent wrestlers, most notably, Ariel. Along with its head trainer Matt Hyson, their seminars have been hosted by Ring of Honor alumni Jamie Noble and A.J. Styles.

A number of independent wrestlers competed in Yankee Pro Wrestling during their early careers including Amanda Storm, Andy Jaxx, DC Drake, Slyck Wagner Brown, Johnny Heartbreaker, Shark Boy, Christian York, Metal Maniac, Robbie Ellis, Rick Fuller and Dan "The Beast" Severn.

The promotion has also regularly featured former World Wrestling Federation veterans including "Mr. USA" Tony Atlas, Koko B. Ware, "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan, Junkyard Dog, Nikolai Volkoff, Greg "The Hammer" Valentine, George "The Animal" Steele, King Kong Bundy, Brutus "The Barber" Beefcake, Tito Santana, "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka, The Bushwhackers (Bushwhacker Butch and Bushwhacker Luke) and The Nasty Boys (Brian Knobbs and Jerry Sags) as well as managers Mr. Fuji, Capt. Lou Albano and Luna Vachon Who was the Promotions last Womens champion. Others who have made appearances include Kamala, Bastion Booger, Doink The Clown, Gangrel, Virgil, Rick "The Model" Martel, Marty Jannetty, Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart, Tatanka, Scotty 2 Hotty, Chad Toland, Steve Bradley and WWE Tough Enough contestants Jonah and Chris Nowinski.

Following the close of Extreme Championship Wrestling, several ECW mainstays such as Amish Roadkill, Dawn Marie, Simon Diamond, Perry Saturn, Tony DeVito, Little Guido, Jerry Lynn, Steve Corino, Justin Credible, Julio Dinero, Chris Hamrick, Big Dick Dudley and Joel Gertner had brief stints in the promotion. In recent years, TNA wrestlers Christy Hemme, Talia, Abyss, Jay Lethal, Joey Matthews and Ron "The Truth" Killings have also made appearances.

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Pro Wrestling Insider--Also, -Top Rope Promotions- will present a pair of matches as Ryan Waters takes on Vinny Marseglia, and Scott Reed & Guy Alexander will face Brandon Webb ... - Date : Fri, 29 Oct 2010 06:02:49 GMT+00:00

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Championship: Current Champion(s): Previous Champion(s): Location: Date:
TRP Heavyweight Championship Matt Taven Tommaso Ciampa Fall River, MA August 5, 2011
TRP Interstate Championship Vinny Marseglia "The Maestro" Guy Alexander Fall River, MA April 8, 2011
TRP Tag Team Championship The Freakshow (Big Daddy Bravo & Buck Nasty) vacant Fall River, MA April 8, 2011
Killer Kowalski Cup Tournament Matt Taven Stevie Richards Fall River, MA October 8, 2010
Spindle City Rumble Tommaso Ciampa J. Freddie Fall River, MA December 3, 2010
Whaling City Rumble The Guy "Mass Appeal" Jay Jaillet (2006) New Bedford, MA January 9, 2009

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