Welcome back to the Sermon on the Mat, your weekly one-stop shop for news from the wider world of wrestling beyond the big cable TV monoliths that get all the coverage.
Beyond Uncharted Territory Season 2 Episode 9 (Nov. 28, 8PM Eastern)
- Aaron Rourke vs. Gary Jay (c) (Discovery Gauntlet)
- Anthony Greene, Ava Everett, & Josh Briggs vs. Shook Crew (Bobby Orlando, Bryce Donovan, & Max Caster) (Elimination Tag Team Match)
- Atticus Cogar, Eddy Only, Gregory Iron, & JJ Garrett vs. Brandon Thurston, Kevin Blackwood, Megabyte Ronnie, & Puf (Elimination Tag Team Match)
- IWTV All-Stars (Dominic Garrini, “Warhorse” Jake Parnell, Kevin Ku, Matthew Justice, & Steve Manders) vs. Team Beyond (Bear Beefcake, Bear Bronson, Kris Statlander, Nick Gage, & Thomas Santell) (Elimination Tag Team Match)
Beyond are back in Worcester, Massachusetts with your weekly proof that the indies are alive and well and it truly is something to be thankful for, isn’t it? Thanksgiving and elimination matches go together like turkey and gravy, and Beyond are serving up a big ol’ platter this week. Plus Danhausen is back!
Get your tickets here or check it out live on IWTV as always, folks.
AIW Hell on Earth XV (Nov. 29, 7:30PM Eastern)
- 40 Acres (AJ Gray, PB Smooth, & Tre LaMar) vs. Aeroform (Flip Kendrick & Louis Lyndon) & Wheeler YUTA
- The Production (Derek Director & Eddy Only) vs. To Infinity and Beyond (Cheech & Colin Delaney)
- Allie Kat vs. Veda Scott
- Bitcoin Boyz (Eric Taylor & Mikey Montgomery) vs. Philly-Marino Experience (Marino Tenaglia & Philly Collins) (c) (AIW Tag Team Championship)
- Eddie Kingston vs. KTB
- Alex Shelley vs. Erick Stevens
- Matthew Justice (c) vs. Zach Thomas (AIW Intense Championship)
- Mance Warner vs. Nick Gage
- Joshua Bishop vs. Tom Lawlor (c) (AIW Absolute Championship)
AIW are in Brook Park, Ohio for their annual Black Friday extravaganza, Hell on Earth! And this year, hell brings with it none other than Big Daddy Cool himself, Kevin Nash! Plus Josh Bishop ascends to the main event and Mancer and the Ultraviolent King are gonna tear each other apart, folks.
Get your tickets here or check it out when it goes up on Smart Mark Video.
AAW Unstoppable (Nov. 30, 7:30PM Central)
- Joey Lynch vs. Travis Titan
- Hakim Zane vs. Myron Reed
- Curt Stallion vs. Eddie Kingston
- Masked Good Brother #3 vs. Nick Gage ($10,000 Bounty Match)
- Besties in the World (Davey Vega & Mat Fitchett) (c) vs. the Rascalz (Trey Miguel & Zachary Wentz) (AAW Tag Team Championship)
- Jessicka Havok (c) vs. Kris Statlander (AAW Women’s Championship)
- Ace Romero vs. Josh Alexander (c) (AAW Heavyweight Championship)
AAW are back in Chicago, Illinois and my first thought here is that it’s a good thing that Masked Good Brother #3 definitely isn’t Mance Warner, because otherwise two days in a row of Warner/Gage might break the wrestling world. Plus some truly titanic title matches and you’ve got a hell of a show lined up, Chicago!
Get your tickets here or check it out when it hits Highspots and Smart Mark Video, folks.
CZW Night of Infamy (Nov. 30, 8PM Eastern)
- DK Meadows vs. KC Navarro
- Above the Rest (Gabriel Skye & Ikuro Kwan) vs. Bear Country (Bear Beefcake & Bear Bronson)
- The Skulk (Adrian Alanis, Liam Gray, & Leon Ruff) vs. YDNB (Charlie Tiger, Ellis Taylor, & Griffin McCoy)
- Alex Reynolds & “Smart” Mark Sterling vs. Anthony Greene & Ava Everett
- Anthony Gangone vs. Matt Tremont
- Conor Claxton vs. Jimmy “Chondo” Lyon (Deathmatch)
- Jimmy Lloyd vs. Kasey Catal (Squared Circle of Sacrifice Deathmatch)
- Jimmy Rave vs. Jordan Oliver (c) (CZW Wired Championship)
- AR Fox vs. Joe Gacy (c) (CZW World Heavyweight Championship)
CZW are back in Voorhees, New Jersey, and we’re right on Cage of Death’s doorstep now, folks! AR Fox brings the Skulk to CZW, Jimmy Rave challenges for the wired title, Lloyd and Catal meet in the Squared Circle of Sacrifice, and more!
Get your tickets here or check it out live on FITE, friends.
Free matches here!
Donovan Dijak vs. Keith Lee
From the folks over at AAW, we’ve got a blast from the past this week as long-time rivals Dijak and Lee do battle. Enjoy!
Faye Jackson vs. Joey Ryan
From our friends over at Prime Time Pro Wrestling, hoo boy, folks. Faye brings her milkshake to the yard against the King of Dong Style, I probably should have run this last week but hey, here it is. Don’t miss it!
Aaron Dzinic vs. Barackus vs. Calvin Tankman vs. Gary Jay vs. Jake Parnell vs. Matt Kenway vs. Matt Knicks vs. Stevie Fierce (Gauntlet Match)
And last but not least from Glory Pro we’ve got an eight-man gauntlet match for you featuring some hype midwestern talent. Enjoy!
RPW British J-Cup 2019 (Nov. 24)
- El Phantasmo over Senza Volto (British J-Cup 2019 First Round Match)
- Robbie Eagles over Barbaro Cavernario (British J-Cup 2019 First Round Match)
- Michael Oku over Rocky Romero (British J-Cup 2019 First Round Match)
- PAC over Amazing Red (British J-Cup 2019 First Round Match)
- Ren Narita over Brendan White
- The Legion (Great-O-Kharn & Rampage Brown) (RPW) over Moonlight Express (MAO & “Speedball” Mike Bailey) (SWE) to unify the RPW British Tag Team Championship and SWE Tag Team Championship
- Gisele Shaw over Tessa Blanchard
- Michael Oku over El Phantasmo, PAC, and Robbie Eagles (British J-Cup 2019 Finals)
And a big win for the OJMO, defeating four top shelf junior heavyweights to win the 2019 British J-Cup!
Check it out on RPW On Demand, folks.
Remember folks, no matter what type of wrestling you like, no matter how down you feel about the state of WWE, Impact, ROH, or any other “big-time” pro wrestling, there’s something out there for you. There’s a pro wrestling product that can hit you in the right spot and make you love wrestling like you thought you’d never be able to love it again. It’s there, I promise. You just gotta reach out and find it, and that, my friends, is what the Sermon on the Mat is all about.