2014 RING OF HONOR RESULTS

FINAL BATTLE ’14
Sunday December 7th, 2014
Terminal 5 - New York City
 
Ring of Honor's 13th annual Final Battle is in the history books! Coming to the world live on Pay Per View from Terminal 5 in New York City, Ring of Honor once again delivered!!
 
Here is rundown with quick results:
 
Hanson defeated Mark Briscoe, Jimmy Jacobs & Caprice Coleman in a Four Corner Survival match. Hanson will enter 2015 riding a streak of major victories, none more impressive than this one.
 
Roderick Strong defeated Adam Page. With BJ Whitmer and Jimmy Jacobs close by, the newest member of The Decade, Adam Page pushed Roderick Strong to the limit. "Mr. ROH" responded well to the pressure and reminded the world why he is an elite athlete.
 
"Unbreakable" Michael Elgin defeated "The Sicilian Psychopath" Tommaso Ciampa. Hard hitting could not describe this this match up properly.
 
The Young Bucks & ACH defeated The Addiction & Cedric Alexander. This match was breathtaking. All 6 men pulled out the stops to showcase why Ring of Honor is the best wrestling on the planet!
 
Moose defeated RD Evans. Stokley Hathaway and Prince Nana were present for a short time. Veda Scott made a shocking appearance that did not leave RD with much hope.
 
ROH World Television Champion Jay Lethal defeated #Reborn Matt Sydal. With everything to prove, Sydal didn't disappoint. He brought everything he had. Jay Lethal, led by Truth Martini remained just one step ahead of the competition with a spectacular win.
 
ROH World & NJPW Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champions reDRagon (Bobby Fish & Kyle O'Reilly) defeated The Time Splitters (Alex Shelley & Kushida)to retain the ROH World Tag Team Championships. When you put two of the very best tag teams in the world in the same ring, magic is bound to happen. This was a technical masterpiece with aerial brilliance mixed in, that brought the fans to their feet.
 
In a Fight without Honor, Ring of Honor World Champion Jay Briscoe defeated Adam Cole to retain his championship. This fight saw the use of staples, tacks, tables, chairs and just about anything else not nailed down in Terminal 5.
 
GLORY BY HONOR XII
Saturday, November 15th, 2014
San Antonio, Texas
 
Pre Show match: Jay Diesel def Shane Taylor
 
Tommaso Ciampa def Romantic Touch with the rings of saturn while RT had a rose in his mouth
 
Hanson def Mark Briscoe, BJ Whitmer, and Moose with a spinning kick on Mark.
 
Kazarian def Roderick Strong
 
ROH World Tag Team Champions reDRagon def The Kingdom (Matt Taven & Mike Bennett) with chasing the dragon
 
Will Ferrera def Adam Page with a roll up after Roderick strong distracts Page.
 
ROH World Television Championship vs #TheNewStreak
Jay Lethal def RD Evans to retain and end the streak after Moose hit a speak on Evans
 
Adam Cole def Christopher Daniels with the Jay Driller
 
ROH World Championship
Jay Briscoe def ACH with the Jay Driller
 
 
Survival Of The Fittest Night 2
November 8Th, 2014 - Toledo, Ohio
Results
 
1. Jay Lethal W/ Truth Martini Defeated Cedric Alexander
 
2. Moose & Rd Evans W/ Veda Scott & Ramon Defeated Jimmy Jacobs & BJ Whitmer
 
3. Michael Bennett W/ Maria Kanellis Defeated Will Ferrara
 
4. Ach Defeated Matt Taven
 
5. Tadarius Thomas Defeated The Romantic Touch
 
6. Jay & Mark Briscoe Defeated The Addiction (Christopher Daniels & Frankie Kazarian)
 
7. Survival Of The Fittest Finals (6-Way Elimination)
Adam Cole Defeated Hanson, Tommaso Ciampa,  Matt Sydal, Adam Page, & Roderick Strong
 
Order Of Elimination
 
1. Roderick Strong Eliminated By Adam Page
 
2. Adam Page Eliminated By Matt Sydal
 
3. Matt Sydal Eliminated By Tommaso Ciampa
 
4. Tommaso Ciampa Eliminated By Adam Cole
 
5. Hanson Eliminated By Adam Cole
 
Survival Of The Fittest Night 1
November 7Th, 2014 - Columbus, Ohio
Results
 
1. Survival Of The Fittest Qualifying Match
Tommaso Ciampa Defeated Will Ferrara
 
2. Survival Of The Fittest Qualifying Match
Roderick Strong Defeated Tadarius Thomas
 
3. Survival Of The Fittest Qualifying Match
Adam Page Defeated Cedric Alexander
 
4. Survival Of The Fittest Qualifying Match
Adam Cole Defeated Delirious By Countout
 
5. Survival Of The Fittest Qualifying Match
Hanson Defeated Jay Lethal W/ Truth Martini
 
6. Christopher Daniels & Frankie Kazarian Defeated Jimmy Jacobs & BJ Whitmer
 
7. Survival Of The Fittest Qualifying Match
Matt Sydal Defeated Ach
 
8. No Dq Tag Team Grudge Match
Matt Taven & Michael Bennett W/ Maria Kanellis Defeated Jay & Mark Briscoe
 
 
 
CHAMPIONS vs. ALL STARS RESULTS
October 11th, 2014
Kalamazoo, Michigan
 
The show opened with NIGEL MCGUINNESS explaining that Mark Briscoe cannot compete in the main event due to severe Poison Ivy. ADAM COLE came out and ran down Mark Briscoe and said that he will pin Jay Briscoe tonight. MARK BRISCOE came in and ran Cole off. TOMMASO CIAMPA then came out and petitioned for Nigel to put him in Mark's main event spot. Nigel eventually agreed but made sure Tommaso was aware that if he touches any ROH official or staff that he would be fired.
 
1. BJ WHITMER defeated WILL FERRARA
 
2. TADARIUS THOMAS defeated OWEN TRAVERS
 
3. CHRISTOPHER DANIELS defeated CEDRIC ALEXANDER
 
4. JIMMY JACOBS defeated FRANKIE KAZARIAN
 
5. MATT TAVEN defeated THE ROMANTIC TOUCH
 
6. CHAMPIONS VS. ALL STARS
JAY BRISCOE/BOBBY FISH/KYLE O'REILLY/JAY LETHAL W/ TRUTH MARTINI defeated TOMMASO CIAMPA/ACH/RODERICK STRONG/ADAM COLE
 
- Jay Lethal eliminated by ACH
- Tommaso Ciampa was eliminated by DQ
- Kyle O'Reilly eliminated by Roderick Strong
- Roderick Strong eliminated by Bobby Fish
- Bobby Fish eliminated by ACH
- Adam Cole eliminated by Jay Briscoe
- ACH eliminated by Jay Briscoe
 
MICHAEL BENNETTS BACHELOR PARTY RESULTS
Thursday, October 9th, 2014 - 7:30pm
115 Bourbon Street - Chicago, Illinois
 
ADAM COLE opened show and introduced Steve Corino on commentary and BJ Whitmer as the bouncer. Cole ran down the night's events and introduced fellow Kingdom partner Matt Taven and then the man of the hour Michael Bennett. Cole gives Bennett and crown and tells him that he is king for the day.
 
1. REDRAGON (KYLE O'REILLY & BOBBY FISH) defeated JAY LETHAL & TRUTH MARTINI
 
Adam Cole introduces CHEESEBURGER and announces him as an honorary Kingdom member for the night.
 
2. 6 WOMEN TAG TEAM MATCH
 
VEDA SCOTT/"MISS NATURAL" HEATHER PATERA/LEAH VON DUTCH defeated TAELER HENDRIX/SCARLETT/CRAZY MARY DOBSON
 
Adam Cole leads The Kingdom and Cheeseburger in a round of shots.
 
3. LOSER DOESN'T GET TO DRINK THE WHOLE NIGHT
 
RODERICK STRONG defeated MARK BRISCOE
 
As a special gift, Adam Cole introduces Michael Bennett's second favorite wrestler in the whole world... MAD MAN PONDO! Pondo comes out and takes an interest in Cheeseburger. Cole gets mad at Cheeseburger that Pondo is not paying attention to Bennett so he calls out Tommaso Ciampa to wrestle Cheeseburger.
 
4. TOMMASO CIAMPA defeated CHEESEBURGER
 
Pondo tries to help Cheeseburger but accidentally hits Cheeseburger with a stop sign leading to Ciampa laying out Pondo. DELIRIOUS then comes out and Cole likes what he sees and announces Psycho vs. Psycho...
 
5. TOMMASO CIAMPA defeated DELIRIOUS
 
Adam Cole calls out JIMMY JACOBS for the update on who the biggest buzzkills in the locker room are tonight. Jimmy explains ACH and Cedric are lame and he wants these youngsters to tear the house down and prove they belong!
 
6. CEDRIC ALEXANDER defeated ACH
 
A Lap Dance party is then interrupted by MARIA KANELLIS!
 
7. JAY BRISCOE VS. RHINO
 
During the match Cole wanted Rhino to use a chair but Rhino refused. The Kingdom then proceeded to beat down Jay and Rhino leading to Mark Briscoe coming out for the save. Jay makes the challenge and the challenge is accepted…
 
8. MARK BRISCOE/JAY BRISCOE/RHINO defeated ADAM COLE/MICHAEL BENNETT/MATT TAVEN
 
ALL STAR EXTRAVAGANZA VI
September 6th, 2014
Toronto, Ontario
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- The House of Truth hit the ring to inform the audience that Jay Lethal's scheduled TV Title challenger, ACH, was not in attendance.  Cedric Alexander interrupted and wanted to challenge Lethal himself- and reminded Lethal be recently best him on TV.  At first Lethal was resistant and ran Cedric down. But the Alexander insulted the champion, who responded by accepting the match - and accidentally superkicking Seleziya!
 
- Mark Briscoe defeated Hanson with the Froggybow.
 
- Tommaso Ciampa - who is suspended from ROH - made a surprise appearance as wanted to talk to Nigel McGuinness. His microphone was turned off and he was asked to leave the building immediately. 
 
- Four Corner Survival: R.D. Evans and MOOSE w/Veda Scott beat Ethan Gabriel Owens & Josh Alexander, BJ Whitmer & Adam Page, and Caprice Coleman & Watanabe. #TheNewStreak is now 150-0
 
-  Christopher Daniels & Frankie Kazarian defeated Jimmy Jacobs and Roderick Strong. After the match, Strong tried shake hands with The Addiction and follow the Code of Honor. Surprisingly, Adam Page took issue with this! BJ Whitmer agreed that The Decade doesn't shake hands and tensions seemed to be brewing.
 
- "The Phenomenal" AJ Style claimed a hard fought victory over Adam Cole. 
 
- Michael Bennett and Maria Kanellis made an appearance, with Kanellis wearing a trenchcoat she'd teased about opening.   After explaining that "Matt" is coming back, she revealed what she had on underneath - Jay Briscoe's old Real World Title (which Matt Hardy christened the Iconic Title), only now it's allegedly the Title of Love!  But right before they could "consummate" the title, Mark Briscoe ran them off in defense of his brother's former championship.  
 
- ROH World TV Championship: Jay Lethal retained against Cedric Alexander. During the match, Seleziya was accidentally laid out once again.  It looked like Cedric had the match won after he hit a Lumbar Check on the champ and pinned him for 3, but Lethal had a foot on the rope. 
 
- ROH World Championship: Jay Briscoe defeated Michael Elgin to become a 2 time ROH World Champion. Briscoe pinned Elgin after the Jay Driller. 
 
- ROH World Tag Team Championship 2/3 Falls: reDRagon (Bobby Fish & Kyle O'Reilly) defeated The Young Bucks. reDRagon got the first fall and the Bucks tied it up. The final fall saw O'Reilly catch Nick Jackson in a submission as he attempted More Bang For Your Buck and Jackson tapped out.
 
- After the match, Tommaso Ciampa stormed the ring ripping apart the canvas and taking out The Young Bucks!
 
 
DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR XII (ROAD RAGE TAPING)
Saturday, August 23, 2014
FRONTIER FIELDHOUSE - CHICAGO RIDGE, IL
 
RESULTS
 
1. RODERICK STRONG & JIMMY JACOBS W/ ADAM PAGE & TADARIUS THOMAS defeated ETHAN GABRIEL OWENS & JOSH ALEXANDER
 
2. ROH WORLD TV CHAMPIONSHIP
JAY LETHAL (C) W/ TRUTH MARTINI & SELEZIYA defeated CAPRICE COLEMAN
 
3. 4 CORNER SURVIVAL
ACH defeated BJ WHITMER W/ ADAM PAGE & TADARIUS THOMAS, MICHAEL BENNETT W/ MARIA KANELLIS & SILAS YOUNG
 
4. ADAM COLE defeated HANSON
 
After the match MICHAEL BENNETT ran in and attacked Hanson. Both Bennett and Cole double teamed Hanson until MICHAEL ELGIN ran in and saved Hanson while Cole & Bennett fled.
 
TOMMASO CIAMPA then came out and both men agreed to start their Title match on the spot...
 
5. ROH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
"UNBREAKABLE" MICHAEL ELGIN (C) defeated TOMMASO CIAMPA
 
After the match Tommaso went crazy and attacked the ringside attendants and throws him. Tommaso then grabbed play-by-play commentator KEVIN KELLY and threw him in the ring! Tommaso hooked Kevin for Project Ciampa until security and Steve Corino came in and broke it up. While the staff and Corino escorted Kevin out of the ring, Tommaso grabbed ring announcer BOBBY CRUISE and threw him in the ring! Tommaso viciously attacked Cruise and gave him a serious of corner knee strikes that left Cruise unconscious. Cruise was immediately taken to the local hospital and was diagnosed with a concussion.
 
6. ADAM PAGE W/ THE DECADE defeated ADAM PEARCE
 
7. AJ STYLES defeated CEDRIC ALEXANDER
 
8.  8-MAN TEAM ELIMINATION
THE YOUNG BUCKS (NICK & MATT JACKSON) & REDRAGON (KYLE O'REILLY & BOBBY FISH) defeated CHRISTOPHER DANIELS & FRANKIE KAZARIAN & MARK & JAY BRISCOE
 
- Christopher Daniels & Frankie Kazarian eliminated reDRagon
- The Young Bucks eliminated Christopher Daniels & Frankie Kazarian
- The Young Bucks eliminated Mark & Jay Briscoe for the win
 
DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR XII (ROAD RAGE TAPING)
Friday, August 22, 2014
THE TURNER HALL BALLROOM - MILWAUKEE, WI
 
RESULTS
 
1. CHRISTOPHER DANIELS & FRANKIE KAZARIAN defeated ADAM COLE & MICHAEL BENNETT W/ MARIA KANELLIS
 
2. ADAM PEARCE defeated TADARIUS THOMAS W/ THE DECADE
 
3. TOMMASO CIAMPA defeated JIMMY JACOBS  
 
4. AJ STYLES defeated KYLE O'REILLY
 
--- ADAM COLE came to the ring and complained about earlier, his Field of Honor loss, and now being at the back of the line for a title shot. Cole says that he is the best wrestler in the world and nothing will stop him from getting his title back. Cole then superkicks referee Briam Gorie before he left the ring.
 
5. 6 MAN MAYHEM
ACH defeated ADAM PAGE, BJ WHITMER, CEDRIC ALEXANDER, BOBBY FISH & JAY LETHAL W/ TRUTH MARTINI
 
6. HANSON defeated RODERICK STRONG
 
7. MARK & JAY BRISCOE defeated THE YOUNG BUCKS (NICK & MATT JACKSON)
 
8. ROH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
"UNBREAKABLE" MICHAEL ELGIN (C) defeated SILAS YOUNG to retain the Title.
 
ROH presents FIELD OF HONOR
FRIDAY, AUGUST 15TH, 2014
MCU PARK - Brooklyn, NY
 
RESULTS
 
1. ROH WORLD TV CHAMPIONSHIP - CAGE MATCH
JAY LETHAL (C) defeated MATT TAVEN to retain the ROH World TV Championship and now Taven can never again challenge for the TV Title as long as Jay Lethal holds it.
 
2. MARK BRISCOE defeated TAKAAKI WATANABE via Froggy Bow.
 
3. MOOSE & RD EVANS W/ VEDA SCOTT & RAMON defeated CHEESEBURGER & BRUTAL BOB via spear by MOOSE onto Cheeseburger and then Evans made the cover.
 
4. MICHAEL BENNETT W/ MARIA KANELLIS defeated ROCKY ROMERO via TKO.
 
5. THE DECADE (BJ WHITMER, RODERICK STRONG & JIMMY JACOBS) defeated WILL FERRARA, KEN PHOENIX & JOHNNY KNOCKOUT via the All Seeing Eye on Ferrara.
 
After The Decade made their entrance Jimmy Jacobs explained the injustice of Kaz & Daniels getting their second tag title shot within 2 months when The Decade has yet to receive one shot. Jacobs went on to explain that their original opponents, War Machine, will not compete tonight due to Ray Rowe's recent injury. Jacobs said that, without opponents, they are willing to give three hard-working young wrestlers in the back an opportunity. Jacobs then called each wrestler out by name and a 6-Man Tag Team match began.
 
After the match The Decade tried to inflict more punishment on their opponents but HANSON ran in with a baseball bat and chased them away.
 
6. SILAS YOUNG defeated TOMMASO CIAMPA after hitting Ciampa with the ring bell behind refs back.
 
7. CEDRIC ALEXANDER defeated ACH via a high impact Michinoku Driver.
 
8. ROH WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP
REDRAGON (KYLE O'REILLY & BOBBY FISH) (C) defeated CHRISTOPHER DANIELS & FRANKIE KAZARIAN via Chasing The Dragon on Daniels to retain the ROH World Tag Team Championships.
 
Toward the end of the match The Decade came out and attacked Kaz & Daniels leading to their ultimate downfall.
 
9. ROH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - 4 CORNER SURVIVAL
MICHAEL ELGIN (C) defeated ADAM COLE, AJ STYLES & JAY BRISCOE via Elgin bomb on Cole to retain the ROH World Championship.
 
FUTURE OF HONOR 2
July 27th, 2014
Laurel Fire Department - Laurel, DE
 
RESULTS
 
1. QT MARSHALL defeated MIKEY WEBB
 
2. DONOVAN DIJAK defeated STOKELY HATHAWAY W/ MOOSE
 
Stokely informed everyone before the match that MOOSE was a world class athlete who shouldn't waste his time wrestling people like Dijak. Stokely told MOOSE to take the night off and let him handle Dijak.
 
2A. MOOSE W/ STOKELY HATHAWAY defeated DONOVAN DIJAK
 
Due to the size of both heavyweight athletes, the top rope broke during this match but both men continued until the end.
 
3. CHEESEBURGER & BRUTAL BOB EVANS defeated ASSAD KING/HAKIM ZANE
 
4. MARK BRISCOE W/ UNCLE JETHRO defeated J. DIESEL
 
After the match Mark showed J. Diesel respect for the hard fought bout by shaking his hand however J. Diesel clotheslined Mark and left him laying
 
5. TEAM BENCHMARK (WILL FERRARA & BILL DALY) & MATT SELLS defeated THE PAINKILLERS (JACOB & DONNIE HOLLOWS) & JOHNNY KNOCKOUT
 
6. INTERVIEW W/ BOBBY FISH
 
Fish explained that his scheduled opponent was a young up-and-comer that unfortunately could not make the event. Bobby went on to say that there was an ROH Try-Out camp over the weekend and he saw a lot of good potential wrestlers but wanted to prove that they have a long way to go before being on the level of himself. Fish laid out the challenge for an ROH Camp Gauntlet!
 
6A. ROH TRY-OUT CAMP GAUNTLET CHALLENGE
 
BOBBY FISH defeated DREW ADDLER
 
BOBBY FISH defeated FOX VINYER
 
BOBBY FISH defeated DALTON CASTLE
 
Fish then got back on the microphone and ran down the town of Laurel, Delaware and said to bring out the next victim. PAPA BRISCOE then came out and Bobby Fish ran to the back.
 
7. VEDA SCOTT & JENNY ROSE defeated HANIA THE HUNTRESS & MANDY LEON
 
8. JAY BRISCOE defeated JAY LETHAL W/ TRUTH MARTINI by DQ when the unscheduled ADAM COLE ran in and attacked Briscoe.
 
This resulted in MARK BRISCOE, J. DIESEL, MOOSE, BOBBY FISH and PAPA BRISCOE all running in. The challenge was issued and accepted for an 8-Man Tag Team Main Event!
 
8A. JAY BRISCOE/MARK BRISCOE/MOOSE/PAPA BRISCOE W/ UNCLE JETHRO defeated JAY LETHAL/ADAM COLE/J. DIESEL/BOBBY FISH W/ TRUTH MARTINI
 
ROH SUMMER HEAT TOUR
Friday, July 18, 2014
Masonic Center - Cincinnati, Ohio
 
- Head Matchmaker Nigel McGuinness announced that Michael Bennett had been stricken with food poisoning and could not wrestle that night - but his replacement was yet to be announced. Additionally, because ofAlex Koslov's shoulder injury, Tommaso Ciampa would be stepping in to partner with Rocky Romero.
 
- ROH World Tag Team Champions reDRagon (Bobby Fish & Kyle O'Reilly) defeated Tommaso Ciampa & Rocky Romero. After a bit of miscommunication, Ciampa and Romero got into a post-match scuffle.
 
- ROH World TV Champion Jay Lethal w/Truth Martini retained his title against The Romantic Touch.  Lethal seemed obsessed with the idea that Matt Taven was masquerading at Romantic Touch once again and made attempts to remove the mask.  
 
- The Decade (BJ Whitmer, Adam Page, and Jimmy Jacobs) defeated the team of Cedric Alexander, ACH, and Caprice Coleman. Jimmy Jacobs forced Tadarius Thomas to withdraw from the match and Jacobs replaced him.
 
- Silas Young defeated Kevin Steen in a No DQ match. This was part of Steen's farewell tour and second-to-last ROH match. Afterwards, Steen thanked the fans.
 
- Four Corner Survival: RD Evans w/Veda Scott got a victory over Ethan Gabriel Owens, Matt Taven, and Moose. Taven left the match after Truth Martini interfered. Evans pinned Owens after Owens ate a Moose spear. The New Streak is now 135-0.
 
- The Briscoe Brothers vs. War Machine match was ruled a No Contest.  Adam Cole and his partner for the night, Jay Lethal jumped both teams after a wild match was underway.  This lead to Christopher Daniels and Frankie Kazarian entering the fray.
 
- "The Fallen Angel" Christopher Daniels & Frankie Kazarian defeated Adam Cole and Jay Lethal. Lethal took the place of Michael Bennett. Truth Martini and Maria were ejected from ringside by the Briscoes.  
 
- ROH World Champion "Unbreakable" Michael Elgin retained his title against Roderick Strong. Strong was Elgin's first challenger to the title he won at BEST IN THE WORLD. This was a hard fought battle between a former champion and the current champ, but in the end Elgin forced the match to end with a crossface.  
 
 
ROH SUMMER HEAT TOUR presents AFTERSHOCK
Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 7PM
Hopkins Eisenhower Center - Minneapolis, Minnesota
 
RESULTS
 
1. IN-RING INTERVIEW W/ NEW ROH WORLD CHAMPION MICHAEL ELGIN
 
Elgin speaks about winning the ROH World Title and says how he wants to defend the title against everyone.
 
THE KINGDOM (ADAM COLE, MICHAEL BENNETT, MATT HARDY & MARIA) interrupted but before they could jump Elgin, WAR MACHINE (ROWE & HANSON) came out to even the odds. A brawl erupted and the challenge was issued and accepted to start the Six Man War on the spot....
 
2. SIX MAN WAR
 
MICHAEL ELGIN/WAR MACHINE (HANSON & ROWE) VS. ADAM COLE/MICHAEL BENNETT/MATT HARDY W/ MARIA KANELLIS went to a NO CONTEST when JAY & MARK BRISCOE ran in and the referees could not control the mayhem.
 
After the bell, Cole and Bennett were laid out by War Machine but Hardy managed to escape down the aisle. Elgin said that since Hardy is the only one standing he challenges him to an ROH Title match in the main event! Hardy gladly accepted!
 
3. IN RING FISH TANK W/ BOBBY FISH & KYLE O'REILLY
 
Bobby notes that due to the overwhelming worldwide success of the Fish Tank, their guest tonight will be the man that was the guest on the episode that started it all... very first episode.... CHEESEBURGER. After a little back-and-forth dialogue, Bobby was insulted by Cheeseburger calling him a weiner and issued a challenge to Cheese. Fish was so confident in himself that he put his half of ROH World Tag Team Titles on the line so if Cheese beat Bobby, then Kyle O'Reilly & Cheeseburger would be the Tag Team Champions.
 
BOBBY FISH defeated CHEESEBURGER
 
After the bell, reDRagon attempted to give Cheeseburger Chasing the Dragon but CEDRIC ALEXANDER ran in....
 
4. CEDRIC ALEXANDER defeated KYLE O'REILLY
 
5. MARK & JAY BRISCOE defeated BJ WHITMER & RODERICK STRONG W/ TADARIUS THOMAS
 
After the bell, The Decade berates Tadarius Thomas. The Briscoes get in-between Tadarius and The Decade almost sticking up for him. Tadarius then attacks Mark & Jay and a post match brawl ensues with security and refs breaking it up.
 
6. PROVING GROUND
 
JAY LETHAL (C) W/ TRUTH MARTINI defeated WATANABE
 
After the match, THE ROMANTIC TOUCH came out and while Lethal was distracted by him, MATT TAVEN snuck in and laid Lethal out.
 
7. STEEN FAREWELL MATCH 1 OF 3
 
KEVIN STEEN defeated TOMMASO CIAMPA
 
After a fantastic contest, Steen gave an emotional speech regarding ROH and Hopkins, Minnesota.
 
8. 4-CORNER SURVIVAL - WINNER GETS TITLE SHOT IN MILWAUKEE ON 8/22
 
SILAS YOUNG defeated MATT TAVEN, TADARIUS THOMAS & ACH
 
Before the match, JIMMY JACOBS (originally scheduled for the match) gets on the mic and says contrary to popular belief, The Decade rewards those who do good and rewarded Tadarius for his actions earlier by giving him the shot of a lifetime. Jacobs gives Tadarius his spot in the match!
 
9. ROH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
 
"UNBREAKABLE" MICHAEL ELGIN (C) defeated MATT HARDY W/ MARIA KANELLIS
 
Before the match Matt Hardy gives the "ICONIC" Title to Maria Kanellis as a gift for saving it twice. Matt said that he no longer will need it once he wins the ROH World Title tonight.
 
BEST IN THE WORLD 2014
Sunday, June 22nd, 2014
Nashville, TN
 
History was made on June 22nd when Ring of Honor presented their first PPV - BEST IN THE WORLD! From wrestlers to production staff, we say thank you to each and every fan watching Sunday night as we proved why ROH is the absolute best professional wrestling on the planet.
 
ACH scored a victory over  Tommaso Ciampa, Takaaki Watanabe, Tadarius Thomas, Caprice Coleman, and BJ Whitmer after pinning Thomas with a 450. Because of his victory, ACH is now guaranteed a future World Television Title opportunity.
 
ROH World Television Title: Jay Lethal successfully retained over Matt Taven. As per the stipulation of this match, Truth Martini was handcuffed to the ring post. But Taven was unable to overcome the numbers advantage of the House of Truth after Truth paid of Head of Security Jay Diesel and Seleziya freed Truth.
 
Submission Match: Cedric Alexander forced Roderick Strong to tap out. After a grueling fight based in months of bad blood, Alexander locked The Decade's Stong in his own signature submission - the Strong Hold - and made him quit in the middle of the ring.
 
Jay and Mark Briscoe defeated Matt Hardy and Michael Bennett w/ Maria Kanellis. Hardy was accompanied by Peabody award winning actor Nick Searcy. Originally, the match ended in a disqualification on Bennett for hitting Jay with the Iconic Title, but Nigel McGuinness restarted the match at the instance of the Briscoes - and made it no DQ! The Briscoes prevailed in the end after an incredible brawl and a superplex off a ladder through a table that you have to see for yourself!
 
Newest ROH signed talent Moose was introduced to the crowd for an interview. Veda Scott and Ramon interrupted proceedings. Veda made a pitch to add Moose as a client, but he claimed he was just there to enjoy the show.
 
Kevin Steen beat Silas Young with a package piledriver. After the match, Steen gave a heartfelt speech where he acknowledged what a great professional wrestler Young is. Steen explained that while he might not be around much longer, he intends to enjoy every last second in ROH. While the crowd chanted "Please Don't go"...Silas Young attacked Kevin Steen and brutalized his knee!
 
ROH World Tag Team Championship: reDRagon (Bobby Fish & Kyle O'Reilly) retained the titles over Frankie Kazarian and "The Fallen Angel" Christopher Daniels. This was a much anticipated dream match between the elite of tag team wrestling and it did not disappoint! Early in the match, Kazarian's shoulder and arm were smashed into  ring post. Eventually - while he kicked out of Chasing The Dragon first - he would be forced to tap out to Kyle O'Reilly's cross armbreaker.
 
ROH World Championship: "Unbreakable" Michael Elgin defeated Adam Cole to become the NEW ROH WORLD CHAMPION. The hated between these two men was evident every second of the match. At one point, referee Todd Sinclair was taken out by an absolutely vicious superkick. This left an opening for The Kingdom to try and interfere on behalf of Cole. War Machine hit the ring to take care of Hardy and Bennett. Eventually, Elgin's wife MsChif took out Maria Kanellis with a spray of green mist! Elgin pinned Cole after 2 powerbombs followed by a spinning Elgin Bomb. The crowd erupted as ROH celebrated their new champion.
 
ROH ROAD TO BEST IN THE WORLD: Night 2
June 7, 2014
Collinsville, IL
 
- Ethan Gabriel Owens defeated Zizou Middoux
 
-Cedric Alexander defeated Tadarius Thomas (w/ Jimmy Jacobs)
 
-Caprice Coleman defeated BJ Whitmer. After the match, The Decade attacked Coleman, but Cedric Alexander ran them off with a chair.
 
- Proving Ground Match for the ROH World TV Title: Jay Lethal was scheduled to face The Romantic Touch. Lethal didn't take the match too seriously and chose to compete in his suit rather than his wrestling gear. The Romantic Touch assaulted Lethal and stripped him of his clothing. Lethal eventually pulled the mask off The Romantic Touch and revealed it to actually be Matt Taven! Matt Taven defeated Jay Lethal giving him the upper hand in their championship match at BEST IN THE WORLD.
 
-"Unbreakable" Michael Elgin vs. Michael Bennett (w/ Maria Kanellis) started off as a singles match until Bennett grabbed a steel chair. Elgin challenged Bennett to a no disqualification match. The match degenerated into chaos as chairs and guardrails entered the equation. Before Elgin could powerbomb Bennett onto a steel guardrail, World Champion Adam Cole interfered and hit Elgin with the title. He and
Bennett restrained Elgin to the ropes by tying his wrists. Cole took out a pair of scissors and cut off Elgin's trademark mullet while he was restrained. Cole then continued to shave the head of Elgin. Before he could blast him in the head with a steel chair, Elgin's wife MsChif hit the ring. Cole applied a Figure 4 leg lock to MsChif, injuring her leg, as Elgin had to watch on in horror. MsChif was taken to a nearby hospital as Elgin stayed by her side.
 
- "The Last Real Man" Silas Young defeated ACH
 
- ROH World Championship: Adam Cole retained against "The Sicilian Psychopath" Tommaso Ciampa
 
- ROH World Tag Team Championship: reDRagon (Bobby Fish & Kyle O'Reilly) successfully defended their titles against The Briscoes.
 
ROH ROAD TO BEST IN THE WORLD: Night 1
June 6, 2014
Carbondale, IL
 
- Tommaso Ciampa defeated Ethan Gabriel Owens
 
- 6 Man Scramble For An ROH Title Shot: Cedric Alexander vs. Silas Young vs. Matt Taven vs. ACH vs. Kyle O'Reilly vs. Caprice Coleman-
ACH pinned Cedric Alexander after a distraction from The Decade to earn an ROH World Championship match later on in the evening.
 
- Bobby Fish defeated The Romantic Touch by submission
 
The Briscoes defeated The Decade's BJ Whitmer & Tadarius Thomas
 
-Jay Lethal and Truth Martini issued an open challenge for the ROH World Television Championship. Former Hoopla Hottie Selezyia answered the challenge, but she laid down for Lethal giving him the easy victory and confirming her alliance with Lethal and Martini. Cheeseburger then came to the ring wanting an opportunity. Lethal claimed that he would do Cheeseburger a "favor" and challenged Cheeseburger to a championship match. Jay Lethal defeated Cheeseburger after a low blow.  Matt Taven made the save after the match and fought off the House of Truth.
 
-In a special attraction, Delirious made his ROH in ring return!
Michael Bennett w/ Maria Kanellis defeated Delirious
 
"Unbreakable" Michael Elgin defeated Jimmy Jacobs after a brutal powerbomb on to the floor!
 
- ROH World Championship: Adam Cole successfully retained his title against ACH. ACH earned the opportunity by winning the 6 man match earlier in the night.
 
ROH and NJPW Present WAR OF THE WORLDS
Saturday, May 17th, 2014
Manhattan, NY
 
- Prior to the start of the live ippv, Caprice Coleman was set to take on Silas Young. Young addressed the sold out Hammerstein Ballroom crowd, stating he was better than this and refused to wrestle. Coleman turned his attention toward The Decade, whose attack on his former partner, Cedric Alexander, caused Alexander to pull out of War of the Worlds.  Adam Page - at the insistence of The Decade's Jimmy Jacobs - accepted the match instead. 
 
- Caprice Coleman defeated Adam Page. After the match, Jacobs chastised and kicked The Decade's young boy as punishment for the loss.
 
- The Bullet Club came down to he ring to introduce themselves and AJ Styles as the IWGP Champion. They were interrupted by Kazuchika Okada and Gedo.  Gedo claimed that Okada can beat AJ Styles, which brought out AJ's scheduled opponent, "Unbreakable" Michael Elgin who suggested a Triple Threat Match! Nigel McGuinness made it official: the War of the Worlds main event would now be a Triple Threat Match for the IWGP title.
 
- Matt Taven, Tommaso Ciampa, and ACH defeated the team of Forever Hooligans (Rocky Romero & Alex Koslov) and Takkaki Wanatabe when Taven pinned Wanatabe.
 
- The Decade (BJ Whitmer & Roderick Strong) beat Gedo & Jado after Strong hit a Sick Kick on Gedo.  After the match, Cedric Alexander hit the ring gunning for Strong, Jacobs, and Whitmer, whose vicious attack injured Alexander so severely he had to miss his scheduled match against Okada.
 
- ROH World Television Championship: Jay Lethal defeated KUSHIDA and retained the TV Title.  During the match, Senior Official Todd Sinclair ejected Lethal's manager Truth Martini.
 
- IWGP Tag Team Championship: "Machine Gun" Karl Anderson & Doc Gallows, representing Bullet Club, scored a victory over Jay & Mark Birscoe in a wild brawl and retained their titles.
 
- Shinsuke Nakamura pinned Kevin Steen. After the match, Steen thanked the fans and explained that he planned to take some time off from wrestling. Silas Young interrupted and the two men had to be separated. 
 
- Hiroshi Tanahashi defeated Michael Bennett. Despite the interference of Maria Kanellis, Tanahashi came out on top with the High Fly Flow.
 
- ROH World Tag Team Championship: reDRagon (Bobby Fish & Kyle O'Reilly) beat The Young Bucks and won the titles when Matt Jackson tapped out to O'Reilly.  reDRagon were seconded by UFC star "Filthy" Tom Lawlor in an incredible match many said could be the Match of the Year!
 
- ROH World Championship: Adam Cole retained his title against pro wrestling legend Jushin "Thunder" Liger.  Liger tapped out to the Figure Four leg lock. After the match, Cole refused to shake Liger's hand, disgusting the entire audience. 
 
- IWGP Heavyweight Championship: “Phenomenal” AJ Styles defeated “Unbreakable” Michael Elgin and Kazuchika Okada and retained his title.  Originally a one-on-one contest, this match was made a triple threat. Styles pinned Elgin with the Styles Clash.  After the match, Adam Cole attacked all 3 men and nailed them with the ROH title belt, declaring himself the real "best in the world."
 
 
ROH & NJPW PRESENT: GLOBAL WARS
SATURDAY, MAY 10TH, 2014
TORONTO, ONTARIO
 
Mike Bennett w/Maria Kanellis defeated ACH
 
ROH’s “Unbreakable” Michael Elgin defeated New Japan’s Takaaki Watanabe
 
The Briscoes defeated reDRagon & the Decade’s BJ Whitmer & Jimmy Jacobs
 
Cedric Alexander defeated Roderick Strong
 
The Young Bucks retained the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Championship with a victory over Forever Hooligans (Alex Koslov/Rocky Romero) and the Time Splitters (KUSHIDA/Alex Shelley)
 
RD Evans extended #TheNewStreak with a victory over Bobby Cruise
 
Hiroshi Tanahashi & the legendary Jushin Thunder Liger defeated Shinsuke Nakamura & Jado
Jay Lethal w/ Truth Martini retained the ROH World TV Championship by defeating Silas Young, Matt Taven & Tommaso Ciampa
 
IWGP Heavyweight Champion “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles and IWGP Tag Team Champion Karl Anderson representing The BULLET CLUB defeated Kazuchika Okada and Gedo
 
In the Main Event, Adam Cole defeated “Mr Wrestling” Kevin Steen to retain the ROH World Championship
 
FUTURE OF HONOR ONE RESULTS
April 18th, 2014
Newville, Pennsylvania
 
The FUTURE OF HONOR consists exclusively of ROH seminar/try-out students, ROH Dojo graduates, and select ROH wrestling stars.
 
Our goal is to allow professional wrestlers who are potential Ring of Honor future stars the opportunity to compete in the ring in officially sanctioned ROH matches under the banner FUTURE OF HONOR. Our debut last Friday in Newville was a success and the great fans were treated to a fun night filled with great matches.
 
1. ETHAN PAGE defeated ZIZOU MIDDOUX
 
2. CHEESEBURGER & BRUTAL BOB defeated MOOSE & STOKELY HATHAWAY
 
3. JENNY ROSE defeated MANDY LEON
 
4. JAY LETHAL defeated J. DIESEL in a PROVING GROUND MATCH
 
5. VINNY MARSEGLIA, NICK BLACKWELL & JIMMY NUTS defeated SAM SHIELDS, TIM DONST & KEN PHOENIX in a 6-MAN TAG TEAM MATCH
 
6. KONGO defeated PSYCHO MIKE
 
7. MARK & JAY BRISCOE defeated TEAM BENCHMARK (WILL FERRARA & BILL DALY)
 
8. ADAM COLE defeated DELIRIOUS to retain the ROH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
 
** KEVIN KELLY and VEDA SCOTT called the action and FUTURE OF HONOR ONE will be available soon on VOD at ROHwrestling.com
 
 
 
ROH’s FLYIN’ HIGH
Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds in Dayton, Ohio
 
The Decade(Jimmy Jacobs, BJ Whitmer & Roderick Strong) w/Adam Page defeated Tadarius Thomas, ACH & Caprice Coleman
 
Adam Cole came out and he said he didn’t want to wait for SUPERCARD OF HONOR VIII, that he wanted Jay Briscoe right now. The Briscoes music hits, but cames Michael Bennett & Marie dressed up as the Briscoe's. Bennett & Maria mocked the Briscoes. The real Briscoes who had been running late due to airline problems, made their way through the crowd and cleared the ring of Cole, Bennett & Maria.
 
Four Corner Survival Match: RD Evans w/Veda Scott won the four corner survival match including Kyle O’Reilly, “Last Real Man” Silas Young v& The Romantic Touch when he pinned Romantic Touch
 
“Unbreakable” Michael Elgin defeated Cedric Alexander
 
“Mr Wrestling” Kevin Steen beat Bobby Fish by disqualification when Kyle O’Reilly interfered. RD Evans evened the odds when he made the save. This lead to a tag team match
 
Kevin Steen & RD Evans defeated reDRagon by disqualification
 
ROH World TV Championship: “Sicilian Psychopath” Tomasso Ciampa defeated former champion Matt Taven. During the match, Truth Martini influenced former Hoopla Hottie Seleziya to interfere.
 
First Time in ROH: “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles defeated “Knockout Artist” Chris Hero with the calf killer submission. After Styles left the ring Hero was  jumped by The Decade
 
Main Event - Tag Team Grudge Match: Mark & Jay Briscoe defeated ROH World Champion Adam Cole & Michael Bennett w/ Maria Kanellis
 
Ring of Honor “RAISING THE BAR NIGHT 2”
March 8th, 2014 - Chicago Ridge, WI
 
Michael Elgin def Tyson Dux with Elgin Bomb
 
Roderick Strong and BJ Whitmer def Adrenaline Rush
 
Michael Bennett with Maria Kanellis def Jay Lethal with a roll up holding onto the tights
 
The Briscoes & Outlaw Inc fought to a Double DQ. Matchmaker Nigel McGuinness came out and declared the match should be restarted and be NO DISQUALIFICATION
 
NO DISQUALIFICATION MATCH
The Briscoes def Outlaw Inc (Homicide & Eddie Kingston)
 
Romantic Touch out to cut a promo. He calls himself a great wrestler and lover. He hits on Scarlett. Touch calls the fans virgins and then forcibly kisses Scarlett. Scarlett is apparently okay with this.
 
GRUDGE MATCH
Silas Young def Matt Taven who was distracted by Truth Martini being above the entrance way 
 
"Mr Wrestling" Kevin Steen defeated Cedric Alexander with a package pile driver. After the match Outlaw Inc appeared on stage and taunted Kevin Steen
 
ROH World Tag Team Championship
The Young Bucks (Nick & Matt Jackson) defeated reDRagon (Bobby Fish & Kyle O'Reilly) to win the ROH World Tag Team Titles
 
**Main Event - Ringmaster's Challenge for the ROH World Championship**
ROH World Champion Adam Cole defeated Chris Hero with a backslide after the Ringmaster's Challenge
 
First Fall - Cole wins fall one with the Florida Key
Second Fall - Chris Hero wins by submission with the stretch plum in the second fall. 
 
Third fall - 15 Minute Iron Man Match
• Hero boots Cole and covers for three. 1-0
• Cole gets disqualified after Hero with the belt. 2-0. 
• Cole covers and gets three. 1-2. 
• Neck breaker across the knee and another fall. 2-2
• Trio of superkicks. Cole up 3-2
• Hero nails Cole with an elbow on the outside of the ring. Back inside for three 3-3
• Iron man match ends
 
Nigel McGuinness declares sudden death
 
Adam Cole wins in overtime with a backslide
 
Ring of Honor “RAISING THE BAR NIGHT 1”
March 7th, 2014 - Milwaukee, WI
 
ROH World Champion Adam Cole opens the show with an interview that ends with Matt Taven clearing the ring of the champion
 
Jay Lethal defeated Silas Young with the lethal injection following a low blow
 
Michael Bennett w/ Maria def Tyson Dux with the Go Back To Japan
 
Instant Reward 3 Way Tag Team Match
Adrenaline Rush (ACH & Tadarius Thomas) defeated reDRagon (Bobby Fish & Kyle O’Reilly) & Outlaw Inc (Homicide & Eddie Kingston) to earn an instant title shot by pinning Bobby Fish
 
ROH World Tag Team Championship
reDRagon def Adrenaline Rush
 
The DECADE’s BJ Whitmer & Jimmy Jacobs def Cedric Alexander & Adam Page
Following the match Jimmy Jacobs kicked Alexander out of the ring, but he told Page not to follow Alexander. Adam Page left with the DECADE
 
"Knockout Artist" Chris Hero def The DECADE's Roderick Strong with the stretch plum
 
The Briscoes & "Unbreakable" Michael Elgin def "Mr Wrestling" Kevin Steen & the Young Bucks (Nick & Matt Jackson) 
 
ROH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
Adam Cole def Matt Taven with the Panama Destroyer to retain
 
ROH 12TH ANNIVERSARY
Friday, February 21st, 2014 
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1. MATT TAVEN defeated SILAS YOUNG
 
During the match TRUTH MARTINI came out to commentary. After the match Taven offered his hand to Silas but Silas attacked him and left him laying. Truth got in the ring applauding and approved of Silas, however Silas refused to shake Truth's hand and left alone.
 
2. RODERICK STRONG/BJ WHITMER/JIMMY JACOBS defeated MARK BRISCOE/ADAM PAGE/CEDRIC ALEXANDER
 
3. ROH WORLD TV CHAMPIONSHIP: TOMMASO CIAMPA (C) defeated HANSON to retain the TV Title
 
4. "UNBREAKABLE" MICHAEL ELGIN entered the ring and informed the crowd that his scheduled opponent MATT HARDY would not be there due to a canceled flight. Elgin stated that he did not trust this excuse and speculated that Hardy was scared to face him. Elgin went on to say that he has been impressed with the new prospects in ROH and with Hardy gone there are people in the locker room ready to step up. Elgin challenged newcomer RAYMOND ROWE to a match and an opportunity to make a name for himself.
 
"UNBREAKABLE" MICHAEL ELGIN defeated RAYMOND ROWE
 
After the match, ADAM COLE came out and tried to hit Elgin with the Title belt by Rowe saved Elgin but before Elgin could powerbomb Cole, MICHAEL BENNETT came in and low blowed both Rowe and Elgin saving Cole in the process. JAY BRISCOE then ran out and attacked Bennett. Matchmaker Nigel McGuinness then ordered that the bell ring for Briscoe-Bennett.
 
5. BRISCOE WORLD TITLE:. JAY BRISCOE defeated MICHAEL BENNETT W/ MARIA KANELLIS to retain his "Real" World Title.
 
6. ROH WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP: REDRAGON (KYLE O'REILLY & BOBBY FISH) defeated ADRENALINE RUSH (ACH & TADARIUS THOMAS) to retain the Tag Team Titles.
 
7. AJ STYLES defeated JAY LETHAL
 
8. ROH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: ADAM COLE (C) defeated CHRIS HERO to retain the World Title.
 
9. UNSANCTIONED PHILLY STREET FIGHT: KEVIN STEEN defeated CLIFF COMPTON
 
Ring of Honor “State of the Art”
February 8, 2014
San Antonio, TX
 
RESULTS
 
JAY BRISCOE’S music hit immediately when the event began. Jay stated that he wanted Adam Cole right here and right now. Eventually Adam Cole came out and the match was on!
 
1. BRISCOE'S "REAL" WORLD TITLE: JAY BRISCOE defeated ADAM COLE to retain his "Real" World Title.
 
2. CAPRICE COLEMAN defeated THE ROMANTIC TOUCH
 
3. BJ WHITMER W/ Jimmy Jacobs & Roderick Strong defeated RAYMOND ROWE
 
4. JIMMY JACOBS W/ Roderick Strong defeated CEDRIC ALEXANDER
 
After the match Cedric extended his hand but Strong took the mic and said that The Decade only shake hands with those who deserve it. Strong explained that Cedric is a young disrespectful wrestler who steals moves of the veterans and doesn't know his role. Strong explained that there are many long lasting traditions in the locker room and one of those is that the young wrestlers unlace the boots of their superiors after a match. Cedric respectfully declined but was berated until BJ Whitmer came out with Cedric's bags and The Decade kicked Cedric out of the locker room.
 
5. LOCAL SHOWCASE: WEEZY WOO defeated ALEX REIGNS
 
After the match R.D. Evans ran out with his own personal referee and proceeded to get quick pins on both men! Evans then got on the mic and said the new streak is now 31-0 and soon people will be calling him Mr. ROH! Roderick Strong came out and he is appalled at Cedric from earlier and disrespected by Evans' ridiculous statement. The challenge is issued and accepted.
 
6. RD EVANS defeated RODERICK STRONG via Disqualification 
 
Cedric Alexander came out to commentary during the match. Cedric and Strong got into a confrontation at ringside that resulted in Cedric attempting to hit Strong but he hit Evans instead resulting in a DQ. Post match Strong and Cedric brawl to the back while Evans is left alone in the ring eventually realizing that he won!
 
7. MICHAEL BENNETT W/ MARIA KANELLIS defeated MARK BRISCOE
 
After the match Bennett challenged Jay Briscoe for his "Real" World Title. Jay came out and immediately started to brawl with Bennett. Adam Cole eventually came out to attack Jay and this resulted in both Briscoe's brawling with Cole & Bennett until staff and officials broke it up.
 
8. PROVING GROUND: ADRENALINE RUSH (ACH & TADARIUS THOMAS) defeated REDRAGON (KYLE O'REILLY & BOBBY FISH) to earn a future ROH Tag Team Title shot.
 
9. 4-CORNER SURVIVAL-TORNADO RULES: KEVIN STEEN defeated JAY LETHAL, MICHAEL ELGIN, & TOMMASO CIAMPA to earn a future ROH World Title shot.
 
 
WRESTLING’S FINEST
JANUARY 25TH, 2014
PITTSBURGH, PA
 
It truly was a showing of "Wrestling's Finest" athletes and action when Ring of Honor debuted at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA! Look for much of this action to air on ROH TV soon.
 
Adrenaline RUSH (ACH and Tadarius Thomas) fell to The Decade’s representatives Jimmy Jacobs and BJ Whitmer.
 
2104 Ring of Honor Top Prospect Tournament Finals
 Hanson defeated Raymond Rowe in a brutally hard hitting final round. Hanson is now guaranteed a TV Title shot. Interestingly, "Unbreakable" Michael Elgin looked to be scouting this match from the aisle. 
 
Mike Bennett and Maria Kanellis addressed the fans in Pittsburgh and promised to take whatever "power" they want in ROH. Bennett defeated Romantic Touch. Afterward, Romantic Touch chased Veda Scott - who had been ridiculing him on commentary - to the back.
 
Triple Threat Match for the ROH World TV Title
“The Sicilian Psychopath” Tommaso Ciampa retained against Jay Lethal and Matt Taven. Prior to the match, Truth Martini fired the Hoopla Hotties...and then Matt Taven told Truth his services were no longer needed either! After the fall, Jay Lethal and the champion exchanged heated words.
 
Cedric Alexander defeated Andrew Everett. This was a unbelievable display of high flying you have to see!
 
"Mr. Wrestling" Kevin Steen submitted ROH Tag Team Champion Kyle O'Reilly. 
 
Cliff Compton ran through the crowd and attacked Steen. The fought around the ringside area before Compton sent Steen crashing though a table.
 
3 Team Elimination Match
Chris Hero & Michael Elgin defeated The Briscoes and the team of Matt Hardy & ROH World Champion Adam Cole. Chris Hero has earned a Ring of Honor World Title match as a result of his pin fall over ROH World Champion Adam Cole