Ring of Honor debuts in Montreal, Quebec at the Centre Jean-Claude Malepart.
a) Stupefied over Excess, Dan Paysan and Green Phantom to win 4-way
Return Date is being advertised as April 17, 2009.
General Rule Change Announced: Every match has a 20 count on the floor.
1) Erick Stevens over Eddie Edwards w/ Shane Hagadorn & Bobby Dempsey via DoctorBomb
2) Jay & Mark Briscoe over Kenny King & Kenny Omega when King bailed on Omega and is greeted and high fived on the ramp by Rhett Titus. Omega is then hit with Doomsday Device and pinned.
3) Necro Butcher over Brodie Lee via DQ due to AOTF interference. Nigel comes out, trash talks Necro and Montreal. Claims he is “The Best there is, the Best there was and the Best there ever will be” to HUGE heat!
4) Jerry Lynn over Delirious via Cradle Piledriver.
5) Davey Richards over Roderick Strong w/ Shane Hagadorn & Bobby Dempsey when Edwards hit Strong and Richards nailed a Tiger Driver for the win. Shiozaki joined for a 4 on 1 post match beatdown before Erick Stevens made the save. Strong and Stevens had a staredown and left seperately.
6) Bryan Danielson & Austin Aries over AOTF’s Jimmy Jacobs & Tyler Black when Aries tapped Jacobs to Last Chancery. Jacobs blamed Tyler for the loss and both left without speaking.
Steen and Generico announced first for the ROH World Title Match – SUPER OVER – fans loving the HELL out of them in Montreal!!!
7) ROH World Title Elimination Match
~elimination #2 Steen taps Go Shiozaki with a Sharpshooter (!)
***Nigel v. Steen***
~elimination #3 Nigel McGuiness pinned Kevin Steen after a BRUTAL Jawbreaker Lariat preceded by multiple, great false finishes. Steen thanked the crowd in French and Generico spoke in French as well.
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