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Posted On February 22, 2014By Nathan FavelIn Indy News

Ring of Honor TV Report – February 22, 2014

Tonight on Ring of Honor Wrestling TV, we will have a dynamite main event, pitting ROH Tag Team Champion Kyle O’Reilly against ROH mega-star Kevin Steen! Ring of Honor did a great job in reviewing the Chris Hero title contention victory, as well as building up to next week’s top bouts, which we’ll review at the report’s end. These video packages, while missing the production quality of the WWE or TNA, certainly whet the appetite of the involved wrestling fan. ROH simplifies its story-telling, which helps keep the point forRead More

Posted On February 22, 2014By StaffIn Indy News

Traditional Championship Wrestling TV Report – February 22, 2014

Welcome back to another exciting week of Traditional Championship Wrestling! Tonight, we look at the fallout of Alan Steele’s betrayal of Michael Barry after the latter won the TCW International Championship. Additionally, we find out what comes next for the new TCW Tag Teams Champions, The Good Ole Boys! Jon Omari & Big Mike vs. Sigmon – Handicap Match Jon Omari cut a solid promo about being a big deal and being someone of note. Sigmon then claimed his supposed messiah, Jacob, told him that his opponents are nothing butRead More
12th Anniversary
National Guard Armory Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Estimated Attn. 1,000 – 1,200 Steve Corino informed the crowd prior to the show that sadly ring announcer Bobby Cruise couldn’t make it due to weather conditions cancelling his flight. Corino said this in a depressed tone of voice before saying he found a much better replacement however, introducing Scarlett Bordeaux. 1) Matt Taven def. Silas Young via Frogsplash Really good back and forth match. Both men looked really strong. Post-match Truth Martini came to ringside and distracted Taven allowing Young to beat him down.Read More
- “The First Lady of ROH” Maria Kanellis spoke toRead More
- “The Phenomenal One” AJ Styles spoke to to promote tonight’s 12th Anniversary Show from the National Guard Armory, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Some of the topics include wanting to help elevate the company, how the timing was right for his return, the backstage reaction to his return and how he was worried they’d resent him, how he doesn’t want to continue in the business past his prime and more. Here are some excerpts from the interview. On wanting to elevate Ring of Honor: I want to be that guy toRead More
- As of now there seems to be less than sixty tickets left for Ring of Honor’s 12th Anniversary Show, which will presumably be sold at the door of the venue if not purchased online in the next few hours. The remaining tickets are for row five and the remaining general admission tickets. The National Guard Armory can hold approximately 2,000 people depending on the layout. – CHIKARA star The Madjai Amasis who is one-half of popular independent tag team The Osirian Portal, tweeted that he would be having aRead More
House of Glory wrestling presents “Revenge is Phenomenal” Featuring former TNA World heavyweight champion AJ Styles, For X-Division champion The Amazing Red, Eddie Kingston, Smiley Fairchild ,The man of Faith Brian XL, The Rogue , Jigsaw and more! House of Glory’s backstage corresponder AJ Orsin Interviews AJ Styles after his match against The Amazing Red at “Revenge in Phenomenal” in Queens NY.Read More
12th Anniversary
- The following is the final card for Ring of Honor’s 12th Anniversary Show which takes place in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania tomorrow night at the National Guard Armory. ROH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Adam Cole (c) vs. Chris Hero ROH WORLD TV CHAMPIONSHIP Tommaso Ciampa (c) vs. Hanson ROH WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS reDRagon (c) vs. Adrenaline RUSH “REAL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP” Jay Briscoe (c) vs. Michael Bennett w/ Maria Kanellis AJ Styles vs. Jay Lethal Michael Elgin vs. Matt Hardy UNSANCTIONED PHILLY STREET FIGHT Kevin Steen vs. Cliff Compton The Decade vs. MarkRead More
- At State of the Art in San Antonio, TX, following his victory over Jay Lethal, Michael Elgin and Tommaso Ciampa, Kevin Steen took to the microphone and said he hasn’t been happy in ROH for the past year because he hasn’t been ROH World Champion, but that whether hes in the company for six more months or six more years he will become the ROH World Champion again.Read More
- ROH World Champion, Adam Cole has had his final words ahead of tomorrows 12th Anniversary Show, addressing his loss to Jay Briscoe at State of the Art, reiterates he is the actual ROH World Champion and his match with Chris Hero for the ROH World title. – Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer is reporting that Ring of Honor hasn’t found a solution to their live streaming issues. Apparently Go Fight Live have an open offer for them to try again but ROH isn’t confident they can deliver theRead More
- According to Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer, New Japan Pro Wrestling have been interested in running shows in the U.S, but with an already existing promotion, due to their last tour not going how they planned. With NJPW iPPV’s now available on uStream they are looking to attract new audience members, and Ring of Honor seemed like the most natural fit due to their Japanese influenced style of wrestling. NJPW want to run a show in the New York market in May, ROH’s biggest market, and coincidentally ROHRead More
British wrestling is on the agenda once again as we make a return journey to the world of Progress Wrestling and the promotional debut of a former TNA star, among other things, as featured on the DVD release of Chapter Eight: The Big Boys Guide to Strong Style. Disc one began with former TNA star (but not the one I was talking about) Mark Haskins of the Screw Indy Wrestling faction taking on Stixx. We had lots of posturing at the beginning of this one, with Haskins threatening to doRead More
- Former WWE Tag Team Champion, who currently wrestles part-time for Ring of Honor, is the star of a new series on YouTube which is directed by his brother Johnaton London, entitled Hero of the Prophecy. The series sees London, down on his luck as a wrestler, transported across the universe to a distant planet where he is mistaken as the Hero of the Prophecy. Paul must learn to use his pro-wrestling skills and false bravado to not only survive the hostile alien world and its ferocious inhabitants but alsoRead More
SHINE Wrestling presents SHINE 17 Friday, February 28th, 2014 Bell Time – 9 PM The Orpheum 1915 E. 7th Avenue Ybor City, FL Watch it Live in HD on Buy Tickets at SHINE Championship Match Ivelisse defends vs. Mercedes Martinez Serena Deeb of VALKYRIE w/ April Hunter vs. Angelina Love The first ever SHINE Tag Team Champions will be crowned in a one night-eight team tournament! First Round Matches – Bracket A Made in Sin of Alliysin Kay & Taylor Made with April Hunter vs. The West CoastRead More

Posted On February 19, 2014By Nickolas MageeIn Indy News

Indy Power Rankings For The Week Of February 17th, 2014

Indy Power Rankings for the Week of February 17th, 2014 1. Christian Rose-The DREAMWAVE Champion extended his 2 week record to 6-0 after 2 more victories this week. While his numbers in the online poll weren’t huge,the official voters came through for him. A victory over Krotch at a little show in Donahue, IA and a victory over 1/3 of the #3 ranked White America-Adam Gooch at SNPW helps Rose get his 2 nd ever #1 ranking. Interestingly enough, that’s 5 straight weeks at #1 for Matt Cage, Christian Rose,Read More
Hardy ROH
- In his final promo before Friday’s 12th Anniversary Show, Matt Hardy says he is a monster and that everything he touches he destroys, and the next thing he’ll touch, is Michael Elgin. – In response to a fan who said they hoped New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Karl Anderson could challenge for the ROH World Championship, “The Machine Gun”, who represents top NJPW stable BulletClub alongside Prince Devitt, responded with the following: @the_mosayat @ROHcode @ringofhonor not possibly. If I get a shot. I'd win it. Guaranteed. — Karl Anderson (@Machinegunka)Read More
- In the summer of 2013, reports spread across the net that The Briscoes had left Ring of Honor following Best In The World Weekend in Baltimore, Maryland, where the two faced each other for the ROH World Championship in the main event. Their contracts at the time had expired and reports suggested they could be signing with WWE. When those reports didn’t come to fruition others linked them with TNA, some saying that TNA offered the eight time ROH World Tag Team Champions contracts, despite right after the originalRead More
Former WCW wrestler and column writer The Maestro aka The Stro stepped In The Room Tuesday night with our good friend Brady Hicks to talk all about his career with the company that was at one time the top wrestling organization in the world. During the interview, The Maestro weighs in on WCW during its historic run, Eric Bischoff, Vince Russo, the company’s disorganization, his lineage as a descendant of “Gorgeous” George Wagner and competing as Gorgeous George III prior to Randy Savage’s girlfriend adopting the name, his visionRead More
- ROH star Jay Lethal appeared on Ring Rust Radio to talk about tomorrow nights 12th Anniversary Show, the 12th Anniversary Weekend, HonorCon, the big announcement ROH has planned, his match with AJ Styles, how Styles’ return has impacted ROH, working with Ric Flair in TNA, on the CM Punk situation and whether he thinks Punk would ever return to ROH. Here are some excerpts from the interview. On being a well-known young guy in wrestling: I really don’t think about it that often, I just feel like it hasRead More