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- Ring of Honor has scheduled a rematch of AJ Styles vs. Michael Elgin from this past Saturday’s episode of Ring of Honor Wrestling for their Baltimore, MD, TV taping which takes place on April 9, at the William J. Myers Pavilion. Styles and Elgin battled to a 30 minute draw in a match receiving great praise on this past weekends episode, with both men even wanting an extra five minutes added once the time limit had elapsed before Adam Cole struck both men with his title belt and wasRead More

Posted On March 29, 2014By StaffIn Indy News

Ring of Honor TV Report – March 29, 2014

Brutal Burgers vs. reDRagon This was a solid tag match that focused on the story of Cheeseburger struggling to overcome Bobby Fish and Kyle O’Reilly. This was much slower than the typical ROH bout, but the psychology was much more prominent than in most ROH matches. Both teams had lots of chemistry, to my surprise. This match got more time than I expected as well, which gave this whole thing more room to breathe. Overall, this was pretty fun stuff. Winners: reDRagon MAIN EVENT: AJ Styles vs Michael Elgin AJ’sRead More
Michael Barry w/ “Cowboy” Bob Orton vs. Alan Steele w/ Rich Rude – TCW International Championship Match This was another excellent match between these two, with the theme being that they are evenly matched. This was easily the best bout I’ve seen between the two yet. The inclusion of Orton added a fun change of pace to the proceedings and helped add some levity to the finish, which was… Winner: AND STILL TCW International Champion – Michael Barry Matt Riviera & Greg Anthony vs. Sigmon and John Saxon The storyRead More
It has been speculated for months that Prince Devitt was set to head to the WWE, however NJPW has now booked him in a “Devitt must leave NJPW” match when he takes on Ryusuke Taguchi on April 6th at NJPW’s “Invasion Attack 2014″, further adding to the speculation that Devitt is indeed headed out of the company, presumably to the WWE. Below is the poster for the event:Read More
Progress Wrestling is on the agenda once more as we take a look at Chapter Nine of their ongoing saga, with Doug Williams challenging Rampage Brown for the title in the main event of Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kick Me, Kill Me. Disc one began with Tommy End taking on Dave Mastiff. This was a pretty impressive opener, especially when you consider that Dutch star End came in as a very, very late replacement for the injured Jimmy Havoc. It began with a nice exchange of hold before Mastiff showedRead More
Former TNA Announcer Todd Keneley recently spoke to The Shoot podcast. Here are some highlights: TNA’s using cheap finishes in World Title matches: “On PPV in a world title match people deserve a clean finish especially when you look at recent history. You went through an entire reign of Aces & Eights with Bully Ray as a world champion. There you know you’re going to have interference, you know you’re going to have screwy finishes. Then AJ wins the title but now you’ve got Dixie hellbent on getting rid ofRead More
- Two days ago ROH’s head of marketing and former WWE creative member Court Bauer announced that a huge announcement would be made later in the week, noting it wouldn’t be related to Supercard of Honor VIII in New Orleans in May 4, leading to many speculating that it would either be a final big name added to the ROH/NJPW shows in May or a return to iPPV. Today on the Fight Network’s Live Audio Wrestling podcast, Bauer and Jon Pollock announced that Ring of Honor will be teaming upRead More
London and Kendrick - PCW
Former WWE Tag Team Champions Paul London and Brian reunite this coming weekend to challenge Rampage Brown and T-Bone for the PCW Tag Team Championship at Preston City Wrestling’s Who Dares Wins event. The show, which takes place this Friday, March 28th at Evoque on Church Street in Preston, Lancashire, is the latest in a string of high-profile shows for the UK-based promotion. Thanks to their combination of homegrown talent and international stars, PCW are fast earning a reputation as a company whose events are a regular highlight of theRead More
SCOHVIII Ciampa-Lethal
- Ring of Honor has announced three more matches for their Supercard of Honor VIII event which takes place on April 4, the Friday of WrestleMania Weekend, at the J. Alario Center, in Westwego, LA. The first match announced is a No Disqualification match between Mark Briscoe and Michael Bennett w/ Maria Kanellis, stemming from their recent run ins, and Bennett putting Mark through a table on last weeks edition of Ring of Honor Wrestling, these two now meet with no rules in Louisiana. Also announced is a big ThreeRead More
- Former WWE creative member and current head of ROH’s marketing department Court Bauer stopped by’s r/SquaredCircle community earlier today for an Ask Me Anything with users. During it, he answered over 50 questions, relating to various topics including his past as a writer for WWE, working with people such as Triple H and Stephanie McMahon, his current role with Ring of Honor, how he wants to improve it, the upcoming ROH/NJPW supershows in May, plus much more. Here are some highlights from the AMA: On if WWE shouldRead More
- Former WWE creative team member, host of MLW Radio and Ring of Honor’s head of marketing department has teased a “huge” announcement for some time this week, and in replies to curious fans has said it doesn’t concern Supercard of Honor in two weeks in New Orleans, and it isn’t a match announcement for Global Wars and War of the Worlds in May although those are expected in the coming weeks. Some possibilities could be another big name for the May supershows with NJPW, such as Prince Devitt, orRead More
Upcoming Independent Wrestling Events ** Below is a listing of independent wrestling events for the next two weeks. This listing is sent weekly. ** Please send any events you would like added to Nate Stein at or on Twitter @PSPhenom. Wed, Mar 26 – Rockstar Pro Wrestling – 1106 E. Third ST, Dayton, OH – 7 pm – Wed, Mar 26 – Ohio Valley Wrestling – 4400 Shepherdsville RD, Louisville, KY – 7 pm – Wed, Mar 26 – USA Championship Wrestling – Gladeville Community Center, 95Read More
- Ring of Honor have posted the debut episode of a new series hosted primarily by one-half of redDRagon Bobby Fish, with co-host and tag team partner Kyle O’Reilly, titled The Fish Tank. This was recorded before redDRagon lost the ROH World Tag Team titles to The Young Bucks at Raising the Bar Night 2.Read More
Styles vs. Hero
Dark match: Moose and Cheeseburger def Will Ferrara and Davey Vega with a spear – Moose is a former offensive guard for the New England Patriors and St. Louis Rams among others. Hes been appearing in dark matches for ROH recently and is training in their dojo. (1) Decade (Jimmy Jacobs, BJ Whittmer, and Roderick Strong) def Adrenaline Rush (ACH & TD Thomas) and Caprice Colman via pinfall. Said to have been a great opener with tons of action and high-flying. Whitmer pinned ACH. Post-match BJ Whitmer once again gotRead More
- AJ Styles has reportedly signed a one year deal with New Japan Pro-Wrestling and is expected to make his debut in some form on their Invasion Attack iPPV which takes place on April 6, the day of WrestleMania, that will be airing at 8am EST in the States. Whereas Styles’ ROH deal prevented him from making appearances on other promotions TV shows (such as Impact Wrestling for example) this deal means he’s unable from appearing on any major promotions events without the consent of NJPW, which theoretically means aRead More
Beyond Wrestling Secret Show at the RWA Arena 3/23 in Providence, RI John Silver defeats Timothy Thatcher RWA Showcase: Mike Graca defeated Jack Connor, Nick Marchand & Mike Montero Crusade for Change (TJ Marconi & Darius Carter) defeated EYFBO Sozio defeated Mikey Webb Fear and Loathing (Aaron Epic & Dave Cole) defeated Da Hoods AR Fox won by DQ over Kimber Lee, after Kimber Lee used a chair on Fox out of self defense The M1nute Men defeated SEX + CANDY (Sugar Dunkerton & Pinkie Sanchez) CLL Title Match: Shynron(c)Read More

Posted On March 22, 2014By Nathan FavelIn Indy News

Ring of Honor TV Report – March 22, 2014

Adrenaline Rush and Andrew Everett vs. The Decade – Six Man Tag Team Match This was a wild way to start the night off, for this match was worked at a brisk pace and was stuffed with some of the more inventive maneuvers in the past three months. Everyone launched into action from the bell’s first toll and took this chance to make a match that was a visual marvel. I had a great time with this whole thing. Winners: The Decade RD Evans w/ Veda Scott vs. The RomanticRead More
Jon Omari w/ Big Mike vs. Barrett Brown This was a smartly wrestled bout that made great use of both men’s agility and athleticism. Omari, in particular, was able to showcase some wonderful moves and fluid transitions that really helped keep the bout alive. Therefore, it’s fitting that Omari won the bout. Winner: Jon Omari Brett Barnes w/ Rich Rude vs. John Saxon This was a very physical affair that that was well paced. They stuck to a more technical approach, with a few big moves towards the end. ThisRead More
- Ring of Honor has revealed the final names for their shows with New Japan Pro-Wrestling this coming May from Toronto, Canada on May 10 and New York City on May 17, as Bullet Club’s Karl Anderson, IWGP Junior Tag Team Champions and ROH World Tag Team Champions The Young Bucks, and former ROH World Tag Team Champions, The Forever Hooligans (Rocky Romero & Alex Koslov) have been confirmed. Following is the press release from Taking part in this event will be multiple wrestlers on the current New JapanRead More