Ring of Honor Newswire for February 12, 2013

Posted by Pro Wrestling on Wednesday, February 13th, 2013


- ROH returns to Cincinnati THIS Saturday at the Taft Masonic Center and the main event is worth the price of admission alone! ROH World Champion Kevin Steen, Steve Corino, & Jimmy Jacobs battle ROH World TV Champion Adam Cole, Davey Richards, & “Unbreakable” Michael Elgin in 6-Man Elimination War with NO TIME LIMIT! In addition, Roderick Strong vs. ACH, BJ Whitmer vs. Kyle O’Reilly, Jay Lethal vs. Tadarius Thomas, Mark Briscoe vs “Spyder” Nate Webb, Jay Briscoe vs “God’s Gift” QT Marshall and JUST SIGNED…. “The Outlaw” Charlie Haas vs. Pepper Parks!

- Don’t forget that Truth Martini has petitioned for time in Cincinnati THIS Saturday to host a special in-ring gathering that he calls “HOOPLA”. Word has it that Martini will get what he wants and this will go down following this Saturday’s intermission.

- This week’s Tuesday Rollout is a loaded one as we bring to you THREE brand new items! First up, it’s “The Hunt For Gold” DVD release featuring an ROH World Tag Title collision between The Briscoes & The American Wolves, World TV Champion Adam Cole & Jimmy Jacobs battle it out in a must-see Proving Ground contest, Kevin Steen defends the World Title against Tadarius Thomas, and more!

- In addition, we also have TWO brand new pieces of apparel available in the American Wolves “The Hunt is On” and Michael Elgin “Unbreakable” t-shirts! Click HERE to pick up yours in sizes from Small – 3XL!

- This week on “Ring of Honor Wrestling” TV the main event features Jay Lethal vs. Jimmy Jacobs just weeks before Lethal faces World Champion Kevin Steen at the “11th Anniversary”! In addition, the Semi-Finals of the the 2013 Top Prospect Tournament takes place with Matt Taven vs. Silas Young and “God’s Gift” QT Marshall vs. Tadarius Thomas!

- To see ROH TV early, take advantage of Early Bird Access to see the next couple of episodes of ROH TV before they air on broadcast television! For just $1.99 each you can see the 2/16 & 2/23 episodes of ROH TV now! If you can’t wait until the next episode of ROH TV, then this is your chance to get ahead of game leading to our “11th Anniversary”!

- The anticipation is high for ROH’s “11th Anniversary Event” on March 2nd from the Frontier Fieldhouse in Chicago Ridge! It will definitely be a celebration that you do not want to miss as Jay Lethal attempts to bring honor back to ROH by defeating ROH World Champion Kevin Steen! Also, the very next day on March 3rd, we will be back in the Frontier Fieldhouse for a set of “Ring of Honor Wrestling” TV Tapings! Catch our birthday celebration live on iPPV plus the fallout the next day at the ROH TV Tapings! Tickets for both events are available right in the ROH Store!

- To celebrate ROH’s upcoming “11th Anniversary”, we are offering some great bouts from previous Anniversary events for FREE! Posted yesterday was a great bout from the Third Anniversary Celebration 2/26/05 with Jimmy Rave vs CM Punk!

- ROH returns to North Carolina on March 30th and for the very first time we head to the great city Asheville and WNC AG Center! The Asheville area is home to WMYA & WLOS where “Ring of Honor Wrestling” TV airs Saturdays at 10pm on the former and Sundays at 11:35pm on the latter, and we are bringing the absolute best professional wrestling experience to you live on 3/30/13! In addition… we have just received word that the ROH World Title will be defended in Asheville!

- The latest edition of “Ring of Honor Wrestling” TV is available to RINGSIDE Members and the main event features a huge 8-Man Tag with The Briscoe’s joining forces with Caprice Coleman & Cedric Alexander to take on S.C.U.M members Kevin Steen, Jimmy Jacobs, Steve Corino, and Rhino! In addition, the Women of Honor are in action as MsChif battles Athena, the 2013 Top Prospect Tournament continues with Matt Taven vs. ACH in a First Round Match, plus Nigel McGuinness confronts both Matt Hardy and Adam Cole!

- Tickets are on-sale NOW for Ring of Honor’s return to both Richmond, VA on April 27th and Pittsburgh, PA on May 11th!

- “Supercard of Honor VII” will be THE event that you want to attend on Friday April 5th! It is sure to be a historic night of matches but ALSO you don’t want to miss our “Ring of Honor Wrestling” TV Taping the very next day from The Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City! Hurry and get your tickets before it is too late!

- Big plans for Ring of Honor’s return to Toronto & The Ted Reeve Arena on May 4th and May 5th! We will be releasing information once everything is confirmed 100% Tickets for both live events are on-sale in the ROH Store.


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