Ring of Honor newswire for October 17th

John Black


Oct. 17th Newswire

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Oct. 15th Newswire – Lots Going On

-Things have been quiet for the past week, but now the ROHwrestling.com Newswire is back with the news you’ve been waiting for. We’ll start with the talent rosters for the 11/7 Montreal and 11/8 Toronto events. Signed for both shows are: ROH World Champion Nigel McGuinness; ROH World Tag Team Champions Kevin Steen & El Generico; FIP World Heavyweight Champion Go Shiozaki, Davey Richards & Eddie Edwards of Sweet & Sour Inc. with Larry Sweeney; Bryan Danielson; Jay & Mark Briscoe; Austin Aries; Roderick Strong; Jimmy Jacobs, Tyler Black & Delirious of The Age Of The Fall; The Necro Butcher; Erick Stevens; Kenny King plus more to be announced!!! We already know that Kevin Steen & El Generico vs. Jay & Mark Briscoe for the ROH World Tag Team Titles has been signed for Toronto. We will have several main event matches for both Montreal and Toronto in the next ROHwrestling.com Newswire. We promise that you will not be disappointed after the long wait for announced matches. Save $10 on reserved tickets to both shows now at ROHwrestling.com.

-Two more matches have been signed for the 10/24 Danbury, CT event. A battle of power will see Brent Albright vs. Jay Briscoe. SHIMMER action comes to Danbury when Sara Del Rey faces Ariel.

-The Aries vs. Jacobs feud will continue on 10/25 in Edison, NJ. It will be Austin Aries vs. Jimmy Jacobs in an Anything Goes Match when ROH finally returns to Edison.

-There are two sales now at ROHwrestling.com. The buy 3, get 1 free sale on ROH DVDs is in effect. For every 3 ROH DVDs you buy, you will get 1 free. The more you buy, the more you get for free. You can also save $10 on every reserved ticket to all upcoming live ROH events. We realize times are tough so we are trying to make it as affordable as possible to get quality reserved tickets to all upcoming ROH events. These sales will be available at www.ROHwrestling.com until Friday morning. Click here for more info on both sales: http://www.rohwrestling.com/news/article.aspx?id=2319

-SHIMMER has released its next two DVDs at ROHwrestling.com. SHIMMER Vol. 19 has a battle royal to determine MsChif’s challenger to the SHIMMER Title, Mercedes Martinez vs. Cheerleader Melissa, Lufisto vs. Rain, Sara Del Rey vs. Ariel, Nikki Roxx vs. Nicole Matthews and much more. SHIMMER Vol. 20 features MsChif vs. Mercedes Martinez, Sara Del Rey vs. Serena Deeb, Lufisto vs. Cheerleader Melissa, Nikki Roxx vs. Ariel, Canadian Ninjas vs. Allison Danger & Jennifer Blake plus more bouts. Go to www.ROHwrestling.com or click here to order: http://www.rohwrestling.com/shoponline.asp?1=1&catid=0&keyword=&alKeyword=&area=nr&iCurrentPage=2

-SHIMMER Women Athletes returns to live action in the Chicago area THIS SUNDAY, October 19th, at the Berwyn Eagles Club (6309 26th Street) in Berwyn, IL. Pre-show matches begin at 1:30pm. Bell time for the taping itself is 2pm. Volumes 21 and 22 of the SHIMMER DVD series will be filmed for future release at www.ROHwrestling.com during the course of Sunday’s taping. The SHIMMER Tag Team Championship Gauntlet will be featured on Volume 21. Already confirmed for participation in the gauntlet are: Portia Perez & Nicole Matthews; Rain & Jetta; Ashley Lane & Nevaeh; Lexie Fyfe & Malia Hosaka; Madison Eagles & Jessie McKay. The winners of the Gauntlet will be crowned the first ever SHIMMER Tag Team Champions! Also signed to appear at the tapings are: SHIMMER Champion MsChif, Cheerleader Melissa, Sara Del Rey, Nikki Roxx, Daizee Haze, Amazing Kong, Wesna Busic, LuFisto, Jennifer Blake, Serena Deeb, Mercedes Martinez, Ariel, Daffney, and many more. Be advised that the past three SHIMMER tapings at the Eagles Club sold out completely, so get your tickets in advance to guarantee admission to the show if you wish to attend. General admission tickets can be secured online right now at www.SHIMMERwrestling.com.

-ROH officials had a long conversation with Homicide last week. The former ROH World Champion is not only excited to return to ROH on 10/24 in Danbury and 10/25 in Edison, but he can’t wait to show the ROH fans what he can do in a tag team with Hernandez. Homicide said that you will see LAX completely unleashed in ROH. Danbury will see LAX in the 30 Minute Iron Team Match vs. Kevin Steen & El Generico vs. Jimmy Jacobs & Tyler Black vs. Davey Richards & Chris Hero. Edison has the dream bout of LAX vs. Jay & Mark Briscoe. Homicide & Hernandez have become one of the top tag teams in the entire wrestling world. Now they will finally be tested against ROH’s tag team division. Save $10 on great reserved seats at www.ROHwrestling.com now.

-One of the reasons that things have been quiet this past week is that ROH officials have been working on some new deals. We hope to have some good news to report from these deals in the upcoming weeks. Stay tuned….

-We will also have the first matches for 11/21 in Dayton and 11/22 PPV taping in Chicago this week in the ROHwrestling.com Newswire. Save $10 on reserved tickets to both shows now at ROHwrestling.com.

Oct. 17th Newswire – Main Events For Montreal & Toronto

-The main event matches for 11/7 in Montreal and 11/8 in Toronto have been signed. “Death Before Dishonor VI” last August in Manhattan featured a Four Way Elimination Match for the World Title. ROH officials were so happy with how this match went that they have signed another to be the main event of 11/7 in Montreal. This one will feature four current champions, but only the ROH World Title will be on the line. 11/7 in Montreal will see ROH World Champion Nigel McGuinness vs. FIP World Heavyweight Champion Go Shiozaki vs. ROH World Tag Team Champion Kevin Steen vs. ROH World Tag Team Champion El Generico in an Elimination Match. There are lots of questions in this one. We’ll have much more on it in the upcoming weeks. Save 20-25% on tickets starting later today at ROHwrestling.com.

-A rematch of the “Respect Is Earned II” pay-per-view main event will take place on 11/7 in Montreal. It will have Jimmy Jacobs & Tyler Black vs. Bryan Danielson & Austin Aries with the winners challenging for the ROH World Tag Team Titles on 11/21 in Dayton, OH. Check the main page of ROHwrestling.com for an article called “I Have An Idea” for all the information on why this match is taking place.

-A grudge match has also been signed for 11/7 in Montreal. It will pit Roderick Strong vs. Davey Richards. These two recently battled for almost 25 minutes in Japan. Now the feud between these former No Remorse Corps partners comes to Canada.

-Jerry Lynn has been added to both the 11/7 Montreal and 11/8 Toronto events.

-We will help you beat the tough economy with even more savings at ROHwrestling.com. Everything at www.ROHwrestling.com will be 20-25% off starting later today. This includes over 1000 items including live event tickets to all upcoming ROH shows and the latest from ROH, WWE, SHIMMER, TNA, FIP, NOAH, Dragon Gate and many other promotions. Here is a list of red hot DVDs at ROHwrestling.com that will be 20-25% off starting later today:

-ROH “Northern Navigation” (ROH’s Toronto debut with Bryan Danielson vs. Claudio Castagnoli, Nigel McGuinness vs. Kevin Steen)

-ROH “Death Before Dishonor VI” (ROH’s Hammerstein Ballroom return is being called one of the best shows of the year by the fans)

-WWE “Hell In A Cell” (three DVD set featuring WWE’s greatest Hell In A Cell matches)

-FIP “Hot Summer Nights 2008” (Roderick Strong and Erick Stevens settle their feud in a Dog Collar Match, Jimmy Jacobs & Tyler Black vs. Kenny King & Jason Blade 2/3 Falls Match)

-SHIMMER Vol. 19 (MsChif vs. winner of a Battle Royal, Cheerleader Melissa vs. Mercedes Martinez)

-SHIMMER Vol. 20 (MsChif vs. Mercedes Martinez, Sara Del Rey vs. Serena Deeb)

-Check the main page of www.ROHwrestling.com and find out how to save 20-25% on everything at ROHwrestling.com.

-We already know that Kevin Steen & El Generico will defend the ROH World Tag Team Titles for the first time when ROH returns to Toronto on 11/8. Their first challengers will be the team that they could never defeat for the belts in Jay & Mark Briscoe. Now two more matches have been signed. The first is a very unique bout as ROH World Champion Nigel McGuinness takes on The Necro Butcher. It has not been decided yet if this will be for the ROH World Title. We’ll have more info in the upcoming weeks.

-Also just signed for 11/8 in Toronto is Jerry Lynn vs. Davey Richards. Save 20-25% on tickets at www.ROHwrestling.com starting later today.

-Tyler Black has posted a new blog at AgeOfTheFall.com about change. It is the first comments from the AOTF camp since their downfall on the 9/19 & 20 weekend. Click here to read it: http://projectonesixone.blogspot.com/

-Homicide is not happy as he gets ready to return to ROH when LAX is in competition at the 10/24 Danbury, CT and 10/25 Edison, NJ events. Find out why he isn’t happy here: http://www.rohwrestling.com/news/article.aspx?id=2336

-Kenny King has agreed to terms with ROH. What does this mean for The YRR and ROH? Get all the info here: http://www.rohwrestling.com/news/article.aspx?id=2337

-There will be a new ROH Video Wire early next week with an announcement that is sure to get people talking.

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