The following news items were posted on the February 2nd edition of the ROH Newswire:
An “unsanctioned”, Anything Goes Match between Necro Butcher & Eddie Kingston vs. Erick Stevens & Joey Ryan has been added on the 8th Anniversary Show on February 13th, in New York City. Eddie Kingston became a part of this feud on this past Monday’s ROH on HDNet epsode, where it was revealed that Stevens and Ryan were the ones that attacked him on the episode from a few weeks back. Click here for the background on this feud.
ROH has a busy month of March coming up, with events in Philadelphia (3/5-6), suburban Detroit (3/19), suburban Toronto (3/20), and Phoenix (3/26-27). The following talent has been confirmed for March: Austin Aries, The Briscoes, Tyler Black, Roderick Strong, Colt Cabana, Kevin Steen, El Generico, Steve Corino (3/5-6, 26, 27), Kenny Omega (3/19, 20, 26, and 27), and Davey Richards (3/19, 20, 26, and 27).
The Briscoes and the Kings of Wrestling are scheduled for singles matches this week, with both tag title and Pick 6 standings implications. On Friday, Chris Hero (#3) will take on Jay Briscoe. On Saturday, Mark Briscoe will go against Claudio Castagnoli (#1). Click here for ROH’s press release announcing these matches.
ROH has opened up some more spots (unclear how many) for its special training seminar and tryout camp on March 7th, 2010. Click here for more information on the seminar and the application process. This is open to any pro wrestler with at least one year’s experience.
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