MLW issued the following
Von Erichs to debut as Tom Lawlor’s partners in Tornado Tag Match against CONTRA on June 1st
Ross and Marshall back-up World Champ in 6-man clash in Milwaukee
How do you counter three hostile outsiders possessing a 300 pound Samoan, a megalomaniac and a sinister scientific grappler? “Filthy” Tom Lawlor’s answer to CONTRA Unit is simple: call Ross and Marshall Von Erich.
Major League Wrestling today confirmed the 6-Man Tornado Tag Team Match: “Filthy” Tom Lawlor and The Von Erichs vs. CONTRA Unit for MLW: Fury Road 2019 at the Waukesha County Expo Center in Waukesha, WI on Saturday night June 1st.
Tickets start at just $10 at http://www.MLWTickets.com.
For weeks there’s been speculation as to who Lawlor would recruit to go into war against three of the most unpredictable, dangerous and dominant force MLW has possibly ever scene.
What wrestlers would be brave enough and tough enough to rise up against the self-proclaimed “global dealers in violence”?
Calling the Von Erich ranch on Kauai, Hawaii, Lawlor got a quick “yes” from the newly signed brothers. Lawlor notes banding together with Ross and Marshall Von Erich enables the World Champion to have his own wild card going into a guaranteed wild encounter.
While newcomers to Major League Wrestling, Ross and Marshall Von Erich are no strangers to Japan having toured with Pro Wrestling NOAH. The brothers have also dominated the competition in Israel as well as winning gold on the Texas and Hawaiian circuits respectively.
Recruiting a 6’4″ 250 pound cowboy that can hit a moonsault and his muscular master strategist brother gives Lawlor an impressive counter to the chaos that CONTRA is known to conjure.
Now the six wrestlers will enter the battlefield on June 1st in a tornado tag team match where the combatants are allowed to be in the ring at the same time and anyone can go down to defeat at any given time.
Will Lawlor and the debuting Von Erichs be the first to bring the fight to CONTRA Unit? Will CONTRA Unit continue to disrupt and destroy? Find out LIVE on June 1st in Waukesha in the greater Milwaukee area. (buy tickets)
Media and business inquiries for this event can be sent to: [email protected]
Buy General Admission tickets starting at $10 at MLWTickets.com.
Matches signed for June 1st:
TORNADO TAG MATCH!
“Filthy” Tom Lawlor & The Von Erichs vs. CONTRA Unit
WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT TITLE MATCH
Teddy Hart (c) vs. Jimmy Havoc
NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS
Alex Hammerstone vs. TBA
Davey Boy Smith Jr. vs. MJF
FALLS COUNT ANYWHERE!
Sami Callihan vs. Mance Warner
Signed thus far for MLW FURY ROAD:
Brian Pillman Jr. • Low Ki • Ricky Martinez • Adam Brooks • Gringo Loco • Rey Horus • Jordan Oliver • Daga • Air Wolf • Kotto Brazil and more!
Matches and more wrestlers will be announced at MLW.com.
Tickets start at $10 at MLWtickets.com. Tickets will also be available day of show at the box office unless the event sales out in advance.
General Public Doors Open: 6:00 p.m. with a bell time of: 7:00 p.m.
MORE ABOUT THE WAUKESHA COUNTY EXPO CENTER:?
The Waukesha County Expo Center is host to memorable and diverse functions such as: Presidential campaigns, trade shows, corporate events, meetings, concerts, banquets and weddings. The venue offers modern facilities, unlimited free parking and easy accessibility. The Waukesha County Expo Center provides the highest quality service makes the venue a premier event destination.
The venue is located at: 1000 Northview Rd. Waukesha, WI 53188
The Waukesha County Expo Center is located a short 20 minutes from downtown Milwaukee with easy access from I-94. Take I-94 exit #294 (Highway J) south to Northview Road (Highway FT), turn right on Northview Road to the Expo entrance.
Adjacent paved lots provide parking for over 850 vehicles with free parking.
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Major League Wrestling (MLW®) is a sports media holding company with a focus on professional wrestling sporting events/programming, digital content and ancillary entertainment. The fastest growing wrestling league today, MLW’s weekly TV series, Major League Wrestling: FUSION, airs Saturday nights 9pm ET / 6pm PT on beIN SPORTS in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. MLW Fusion airs on Tuesday nights at 6:10pm on Ego Total in Israel.
MLW features a roster full of high profile fighters and on-air talent from around the world including: the Hart Foundation, “Filthy” Tom Lawlor, Low Ki, LA Park, Salina de la Renta, MJF, Ross & Marshall Von Erich, Alex Hammerstone, Mance Warner, Jim Cornette and many more.
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