MLW has issued the following:
Luchador Rey Horus takes on aerial assailant Ace Austin April 4 at MLW TV FUSION Tapings in NYC
NEW YORK – High octane aerial action will be on display Thursday night April 4th in Queens as two middleweights collide for the first-time ever as Ace Austin and Rey Horus throwdown.
MLW today announced Rey Horus vs. Ace Austin for MLW’s April 4th (Rise of the Renegades) event at the Melrose Ballroom. The event will be a MLW FUSION TV taping for beIN SPORTS.
Tickets start at $20 at http://www.MLWTickets.com.
One of Mexico’s top luchadores, Rey Horus wowed MLW crowds in Philadelphia earlier this year and now looks to up the ante when he returns on April 4th against Atlantic City’s Ace Austin.
Austin has enjoyed success thus far in MLW, including owning a win over Rich Swann that put the middleweight on track for a World Middleweight Title shot.
The thrilling Tijuana luchador has quickly made his presence felt in MLW. Last July in New York, Horus teamed up with Drago for a match with the Lucha Bros many consider the best tag team bout in league history. So much so fans threw money into the ring following the spectacular championship fight!
Horus, the cousin of the legendary Rey Mysterio Jr., has committed his 2019 to winning gold. A win over Ace Austin would put Horus on pace for a World Middleweight title shot.
Which fighter will continue their momentum in climbing the middleweight rankings? Find out in New York April 4 at the Melrose Ballroom a MLW presents a national TV taping for beIN SPORTS (buy tickets).
Tickets to witness the event live in New York start at $20 at MLWTickets.com. Tickets will also be available day of show at the box office unless the events sells out in advance.
Buy tickets starting at $20 at MLWTickets.com.
Signed thus far for April 4th’s RISE OF THE RENEGADES:
NYC Street Fight for the World Championship: “Filthy” Tom Lawlor vs. Jimmy Havoc
Pentagón Jr. vs. LA Park (presented by Salina de la Renta)
6-Man Tables Match: The Hart Foundation vs. The Dynasty
Sami Callihan vs. Mance Warner
GHC Junior Heavyweight Champion Minoru Tanaka vs. DAGA
MJF vs. Brian Pillman Jr.
Grudge Match! Ace Romero vs. Josef Samael
Gringo Loco vs. Hijo de LA Park
Rey Horus vs. Ace Austin
Plus: Jim Cornette • Rey Feníx • Low Ki • Salina de la Renta • Simon Gotch • Jacob Fatu • Myron Reed • Air Wolf • Ariel Dominguez
Signed thus far for April 5th’s BATTLE RIOT II:
THE BATTLE RIOT:
Participants: Low Ki • Pentagón Jr. • Minoru Tanaka • Teddy Hart • Davey Boy Smith Jr. • MJF • Ace Romero • Alex Hammerstone • Ace Austin • Ken Kerbis • Brian Pillman Jr. • Sami Callihan • LA Park • Rey Feníx • Hijo de LA Park • Mance Warner • Barrington Hughes • DAGA
More matches and wrestlers will be announced at MLW.com.
There will be several meet and greet opportunities featuring Major League Wrestling wrestlers and personalities. Additionally, there are limited VIP tickets available which includes early entry (5:30 p.m.) featuring a special pre-show meet and greet with extended meet and greet privileges.
Tickets to each event start at $20 at MLWTickets.com. There is also a $30 fan appreciation ticket that gives you access to both the April 4th and April 5th matches.
General Public Doors Open: 6 p.m. with a bell time of 7 p.m. League officials anticipate the card will end at approximately 10:45 p.m
Please note: General Admission SRO Tickets are: $20 for advance sales, $25 Day of Event at the door.
MORE ABOUT THE VENUE:
Located in the heart of Long Island City just minutes away from Manhattan, the Melrose Ballroom is one of New York City’s premiere exclusive venues for live performance, music, and entertainment shows.
The venue is located at: 36-08 33rd Street Long Island City, NY 11106.
Subway, bus and directions to the Melrose Ballroom can be found here: http://
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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, Pentagon Jr., Rey Fenix, Salina de la Renta, MJF, Ace Romero, Jim Cornette, Colonel Robert Parker and many more.
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