The following news items were posted on the May 20th edition of the ROH Newswire:
ROH returns to Philadelphia this Friday and Saturday for HDNet tapings. Matches and appearances announced for each show are as follows:
Friday, May 21st (8:00 PM bell time):
– Colt Cabana vs. Steve Corino
– Delirious & Jerry Lynn vs. Kenny King & Rhett Titus w/Austin Aries
– The American Wolves vs. Christopher Daniels & a mystery partner
– Eddie Edwards 10-Minute Hunt
– “Death Before Dishonor VIII” Contract Signing for Tyler Black & Davey Richards
– Also scheduled to appear: The Kings of Wrestling, Roderick Strong, Kevin Steen, Cheech & Cloudy, El Generico, “Skullcrusher” Rasche Brown, Dark City Fight Club, Erick Stevens, Daizee Haze, Rayna Von Tosh, Jamilia Craft, & Sara del Rey
Saturday, May 22nd (4:00 PM bell time):
– Kevin Steen & Steve Corino vs. El Generico & Colt Cabana
– Non-Title Match: Tyler Black vs. El Generico
– Eddie Edwards 10-Minute Hunt
– Also scheduled to appear: The Kings of Wrestling, Roderick Strong, Austin Aries, Christopher Daniels, Davey Richards, Kevin Steen, Steve Corino, Jerry Lynn, Cheech & Cloudy, El Generico, Colt Cabana, Kenny King, “Skullcrusher” Rasche Brown, Dark City Fight Club, Erick Stevens, Daizee Haze, Rayna Von Tash, Jamilia Craft, & Sara del Rey
Tickets will be available at the door for both shows.
Two more matches have been announced for Death Before Dishonor VIII (June 19th in Toronto), as Christopher Daniels (ranked #2) will be taking on Kenny Omega in a Pick 6 Series match (click here to read the press release). Also, the second annual Toronto Gauntlet has been announced.
ROH has also released the first “Death Before Dishonor VIII” television commercial. Click here to see the video.
Another match has been announced for the previous night’s (June 18th) show in Buffalo as well. Kenny King & Rhett Titus, managed by Austin Aries, will take on the Briscoe Brothers.
“The Big Bang!”, ROH’s April 3rd Charlotte Debut, featuring a triple-threat match for the ROH World Title between Tyler Black, Austin Aries, and Roderick Strong, and the ROH World Tag Team Title match between the Kings of Wrestling and the Briscoe Brothers, is now available on DVD. The DVD may be purchased at the ROH store.
Kevin Kelly, the voice of ROH’s iPPV’s, was a guest on Monday Night Mayhem this week. Kelly discussed “all of the last-minute news and notes leading into this weekend’s set of ROH on HDNet TV tapings night . . . plus more on the forthcoming June 18 Buffalo event, and the ‘Death Before Dishonor VIII’ iPPV . . . in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on June 19th.” Click here to listen to the show.
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