UK Wrestling Round-Up (2/5/16)

Added by Michael Jolly

GOOD Wrestling posted this past week that their “2 Good 2 Glorious” show which should have been this past Friday has been postponed and will now take place on Friday, 27th May from The Crauford Arms, Milton Keynes. Matches will see; Joseph Conners vs ‘Pastor’ William Eaver, Fowler vs Ross Lee, Gene Munny vs Panda Cub, Stixx vs Cy Gregory, Jack Sexsmith vs Earl Black Jr and ‘Wild Boar’ Mike Hitchman & Mike Bird will team to take on The London Riots (James Davis & Rob Lynch).

Alpha Omega Wrestling will present their “War On The Shore” event live from the Morecambe Winter Gardens, Morecambe on Saturday, May 14th with the following set for the night; Stixx defending his AOW Heavyweight Championship against Johnny Phere, Viper will defend her Women’s Title against Lana Austin, Sexy Kev vs Xander Cooper, Solar Power (Cyanide & Solar) vs Prime Beef (Dylan Roberts & ‘Primate’ Jason Prime), Danny Hope vs Lewis Girvan, a Kiss The Flag match between Laird Grayson & Ryan Hunter, Ricky J Mckenzie will call out ‘The Leader’ James Drake & his Following and Marty Jones will be inducted into the Morecambe Wrestling Hall of Fame.

Pro Wrestling Chaos have signed NO matches for their upcoming “Total Chaos” show which will be held at the Yate Leisure Centre, Bristol on Saturday, May 21st. The reason for this is that ALL matches, like last time will be drawn at random on the night but they’ve already secured the following wrestlers for the event; Jimmy Havoc, Mikey Whiplash, El Ligero, Martin Kirby, Johnny Gargano, Colt Cabana and the King of Chaos Champion, ‘Wild Boar’ Mike Hitchman.

Premier British Wrestling hosted their “Breaking Limits 11” event from the Grennock Town Hall, Grennock where we saw a new champion crowded. Here is what happened; Joe Coffey def. Big Damo, Liam Thomson def. Chris Ridgeway, Davey Blaze def. Wolfgang, the team of Rampage Brown & ‘Primate’ Jason Prime were unsuccessful in their bid to become Tag Team Champions as Grado & Kenny Williams retained, Mark Coffey, Stevie Xavier, Dylan Angel & Lucha DS def. TJ Rage, Lou King Sharp, Aaron Echo & Saqib Ali in a HUGE 8-Man Over The Top Elimination Match and in the Main Event, BT Gunn was able to secure the win to become the new PBW Heavyweight Champion when he defeated Jack Jester.

New Generation Wrestling will return to Pudsey Civic Hall, Pudsey his Sunday, May 8th were we’ll see Champion vs Champion as well as many other amazing match-ups, here is what we will see so far; Matt Myers vs Joseph Conners, Rampage Brown vs Justin ‘Hammer’ Sysum, The Proven (Caz Crash & Sam Wilder) vs the team of El Ligero & Liam Slater and the NGW Undisputed Champion, Nathan Cruz will take on the NGW Gen-X League Champion, Bubblegum.

Not only that, NGW will be returning to Hull City Hall, Hull on Saturday, May 28th when they will present “Ultimate Showdown” where we will see a Triple Threat match between Rampage Brown, ‘Liverpool’s No.1’ Zack Gibson & Nathan Cruz for the title plus the debut of former NXT star, Sami Callihan.

What a show Vertigo Pro Wrestling will have when they host their “Take Back The Power” show from The Gate, Cardiff on Saturday, May 28th where we will see the following matches; Jonny Storm vs Super Octane, Jezz Gardner vs ‘Pastor’ William Eaver, Bison Brody has issued an Open Challenge, Ian Williams Vs Panda Cub in their Best of 3 Series, both having one win each under their belts, Eddie Dennis vs Bishop in the VPW Calling Spots Open Championship Tournament Semi-Finals and with Chris Brookes no longer competing, will Dave Mastiff get the night off or will someone step up and challenge for the VPW Heavyweight championship.

PROGRESS Wrestling will keep the ball rolling from last week when they host “ENDVR:16” from The Garage, Islington, London on Saturday, May 14th as we’ll see a Chain match between bitter rivals, ‘Wild Boar’ Mike Hitchman and Paul Robinson, T-Bone will face Iestyn Rees in their Atlas Tournament match and Sweet Jesus (‘Pastor’ William Eaver & Chuck Mambo) will battle The Dazzler Team (Darrell Allen & Earl Black Jr) in a 30-Minute Iron Man/Men match.

Speaking of PROGRESS, they have been quick to announce the first participants for their “Chapter 30: Super Strong Style 16” event which will be held over Sunday, 29th & Monday 30th May. These are; former NXT star, Sami Callihan, Mikey Whiplash, Mark Haskins, Tommy End, Pete Dunne, Rampage Brown, Matt Cross & Dave Mastiff. With the outcome from the last show, The Origin (El Ligero & Nathan Cruz) will put their PROGRESS Tag Team Championships on the line against The London Riots (James Davis & Rob Lynch) in what will be an entertaining match.

Britannia Wrestling Promotions will have ALL the belts on the line as they present “Champions Ball” from the Denbigh Town Hall, Denbigh on Saturday, May 21st and here is what the card looks like so far; Ry Lloyd vs Don Meacho, a Money In The Bank Rumble match with the winner receiving a guaranteed title shot within the next 12 months, the crowning of new PWI World Tag Team Champions after The Models (Joey Hayes & Danny Hope) vacated them due to an injury to Hayes, The Babyfaced Pitbull will defend his BWP Champion of Wales against Dave DelVecchio and Danxig will hope to become the next BWP World Catch Champion when he faces Marc Morgan.

HOPE Wrestling were sad to announce that their “Live Wrestling At Esquires” show scheduled for this past Sunday had been postponed due to circumstances beyond their control and will now take place on Friday, May 20th from Esquires, Bedford where we’ll see; El Ligero vs Gene Munny, Ashton Smith vs Ashley Dunn, CJ Banks vs Joey Ozbourne, Teifion Lee vs El Jefe, Robert Sharpe vs White Tiger and two members of Team MAD vs the team of Kai Payne & Jay Garner.

This Friday, May 6th HOPE will showcase some of the UK’s best wrestling talent at “Evolution 35: How The West Was Won And Where It Got Us” from the Forest Town Arena, Mansfield and already announced for the show; Ryan Smile vs Burchill, a #1 Contenders match with CJ Banks, Pete Dunne, Joseph Conners & Jake McCluskey and Jack Jester will put his HOPE Championship on the line against Martin Kirby.

Glasgow Pro Wrestling Asylum will host “A Night At The Asylum 3” from the Asylum, Glasgow this Friday, May 6th and what a card they have for the fans; Flex Hunter & Irving Garrett vs Jack Dillon & Khifie West, The Sam Barbour Experience & Molly Spartan vs Ravie Davie & Kasey Owens, Wolfgang & Stevie James vs Austin Osiris & Kyle Khaos, Liam Thomson vs Kez Evans, Lionheart vs Soldato and BT Gunn vs CS Rose.

What a show Target Wrestling are putting together for their upcoming show at The Venue, Carlisle on Saturday, May 14th. Here are the matches we have; The Coyote Kid vs Perfect Purdie, Spyda vs Iestyn Rees, the New Age Kliq (BT Gunn & Chris Renfrew) will defend their Tag Team Championships against T-Bone & Travis Banks, Michael Dante will defend his Heavyweight Championship against Rampage Brown, Havok & Karnage will call out Medallion and former ECW star, Blue Meanie is also set to appear.

Kamikaze Pro presented “Sky’s The Limit 3” from The Cadbury Club, Bournville, Birmingham this past Friday which featured some of the best UK wrestling talent as well as international. Here are the results from the show; The Hunter Brothers (Jim & Lee Hunter) retained their titles against The GZRS (Sebastian & Tom Irvin), Omari won his Triple Threat against Travis Banks & Dan Moloney, Clint Margera beat Damian Dunne, Zack Sabre Jr made Tyler Bate submit, Marshall X defeated former WWE’s Gangrel, The Bigger Picture (Kamikaze Pro Champion Robbie X & Relentless Division Champion Ryan Smile) secured the victory over Pete Dunne & Andrew Everett and former TNA Knockouts Champion, Awesome Kong chalked up the win over ‘Portugal’s Perfect Athlete’ Shanna.

What a fantastic night of wrestling IPW:UK put on for the fans as they presented “Super Scrum 2016” from The Angel Centre, Tonbridge this past Sunday where we also welcomed Nigel McGuinness. Here are the results; DND (Danny Duggan & Cieran Donnelly) def. Limited Edition (Jody Fleisch & Jay Sammon) to retain their Tag Team Titles, Pollyanna def. Women’s Champion Jetta by DQ, Scott Star def. ‘Liverpool’s No.1’ Zack Gibson, Jonny Storm, T-Bone, Nathan Cruz, Tom Dawkins, Dave Mastiff & RJ Singh to win the Super Scrum match, Chuck Mambo def. TK Cooper, ROH Tag Team Champions, War Machine (Ray Rowe & Hanson) def. The London Riots (James Davis & Rob Lynch), just before the next match, Jon Ryan & Dean Ayass came to the ring and Ryan hit a Piledriver on Artemis, Jimmy Havoc was then called out by Ayass but Havoc stated that he wasn’t defending his IPW:UK Championship as he didn’t have it with him, this led to Owner, Daniel Edler getting involved and telling Havoc that if he didn’t defend his belt then he would be stripped, Havoc then said that Joseph Conners would wrestling is his place and defend the title against Jon Ryan, Jon Ryan def. Joseph Conners but only by DQ, in the Main Event, Sammy Smooth def. Johnny Kidd in a British Rounds match, winning 2-falls-1 to retain his All-England Championship.

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