March 22nd Newswire

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- “Showdown in the Sun” is the hottest ticket in Florida the weekend of March 30th and 31st. Expect ROH to go above and beyond to deliver the best possible events during this Spring Break of Pro Wrestling! As we all know, the ROH World Title will be defended on two consecutive nights that weekend putting the ROH World Champion up to his biggest challenge to date!  On Friday night it is ROH World Champion Davey Richards facing Roderick Strong and Eddie Edwards in a Triple Threat Elimination bout and whoever walks out of the War Memorial with the championship in their possession will defend it on Saturday.  Kevin Steen vs. Eddie Edwards, Jay Lethal vs. Roderick Strong, Michael Elgin vs. Davey Richards…and only one will be for the ROH World Title!  BOTH nights will be available on iPPV as Ring of Honor Wrestling continues to bring you the absolute best professional wrestling on the planet!  Tickets for the event are available at Ticketmaster or you can order the event live on iPPV via GoFightLive here!


- Expect a stipulation to be added to “La Revancha” on March 30th!



- Check out the latest ROH Video Wire as we head into “Showdown in the Sun” on March 30th and 31st. The Embassy LTD. is on the run and hear comments from Jay Lethal, Eddie Edwards, Michael Elgin, Truth Martini, and Kyle O’Reilly.


- Ring of Honor returns to The Du Burns Arena in Baltimore, MD on April 7th for another set of “Ring of Honor Wrestling” TV Tapings and it could easy be our best tapings to date! Tickets for our Du Burns Arena return are available here.


- ROH officials have been in talks with the CHIKARA office regarding Eddie Kingston and “Wrestling’s Worst Nightmare” Kevin Steen.  More details soon.



- GA Members can now view the first match in the “March Mayhem Great 8” tournament absolutely FREE!  In a fantastic contest, Jay Lethal clashes with Roderick Strong on “Ring of Honor Wrestling” TV in the main event.  Also, see Adam Cole is in singles action as he takes on “The Psychedelic Superstar” Chris Silvio, “Wrestling’s Worst Nightmare” Kevin Steen joins us for a special in-ring interview and the countdown to “Showdown in the Sun”!


- Also, for Ringside Members ONLY, you can now view Jay, Mark & Papa Briscoe battling The House of Truth (Roderick Strong, Michael Elgin, & Truth Martini) from the 3/3/12 Baltimore, MD TV Taping!  Be aware that this match will not be televised and you can only see it by being a Ringside Member!


- This weekend on “Ring of Honor Wrestling”, Jim Cornette hosts an in ring interview with ROH World Champion Davey Richards, Eddie Edwards, and Roderick Strong regarding their ROH World Title Triple Threat Elimination Match on 3/30.  Wrestling's Greatest Tag Team (Charlie Haas & Shelton Benjamin) will be in action against Caprice Coleman & Cedric Alexander, and Michael Elgin collides with Adam Cole in the next “March Mayhem Great 8” Qualifying bout.  To see if “Ring of Honor Wrestling” airs in your area click here.


- Ring of Honor makes its long awaited return to Toronto and The Ted Reeve Arena on May 12th for “Border Wars” and the first list of talent has been released here. This event will have everyone talking and all championships will be defended!  This show will be huge…we promise!  Keep an eye on for all of the match announcements as they get finalized.  In the interim, make sure you grab your tickets NOW for the hottest event in the Great White North right here.


- The Australian tag team of Shane Haste and Mikey Nicholls were very impressive in their ROH debut at “Rise and Prove” in Cincinnati, OH.  That event will be released this coming Tuesday as part of "ROH's TUESDAY ROLLOUT" right here at Haste & Nicholls will get a Proving Ground match against Mark & Jay Briscoe at “Showdown in the Sun” on March 30th in Ft. Lauderdale. Although the Australian duo has had many big matches in Japan for Pro Wrestling NOAH, this is their biggest opportunity to date.


- In addition to the “Rise & Prove DVD release (which features both the Norfolk and Cincinnati events” our “Tuesday Rollout” on March 27th will also include new apparel for Roderick Strong and Jay Lethal along with the official ROH/Chiakara “Synergy” T-Shirt. 


- Check out an interview that Greg DeMarco of just conducted with “The Dominant Male” Tomasso Ciampa as we head into “Showdown In The Sun” next weekend.  To listen to the interview click here.



- “Showdown in the Sun” is March 30th and 31st in Ft. Lauderdale, however, the Spring Break of Pro Wrestling kicks off on Thursday March 29th when NWA Ring Warriors presents “Battle of the Belts” at the National Guard Armory in Ft. Lauderdale. NWA World Heavyweight Champion Adam Pearce issued an open challenge for this event that was answered by ROH officials including Jim Cornette. Mr. Cornette has yet to name the opponent for Pearce but has stated that this young lion of ROH is on a roll and will prove to be a future champion. “Battle of the Belts” also has numerous wrestling legends signed to appear and the NWA Ring Warriors Grand Championship will be on the line as “The Marquee” Bruce Santee faces the 7-foot 315-pound Giant Titan. The winner of the match will defend his championship before “Showdown in the Sun” starts live on iPPV at the War Memorial on March 30th at 8PM. For tickets to this great card visit: and a portion of tickets sold will benefit the Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital Foundation.