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 3 Episode 1 (Oct. 7, 8 pm ET)
- 9-to-5 (Jack Verville & Louis Lyndon) vs. Mane Event (Jay Lyon & Midas Black) (Discovery Gauntlet)
- Chris Dickinson vs. Steve Manders
- Club Cam (Aaron Rourke, Bobby Orlando, & Bryce Donovan) vs. Kings of the District (Eel O’Neal & Jordan Blade) & Trish Adora
- Janai Kai & Yoya vs. Masha Slamovich & Matt Makowski
- Alex Shelley vs. Daniel Garcia
Yes folks, Uncharted Territory is back! Beyond are bringing their two hour indie wrestling tour-de-force back to your internet screens once again and it’s got all the hits— the Discovery Gauntlet returns in tag team form, a lot of hype up-and-coming talent are on display, the Dirty Daddy’s ready to kick somebody’s face in, AND you get a bonafide dream match in the form of Shelley vs. Garcia!
Check it out live on IWTV, friends.
IWTV Untitled (Oct. 8, 7 pm ET)
- Antonio Ace, Chance Rizer, & Donnie Ray vs. BK Westbrook, Bojack, & Diego Hill
- Alec Price vs. Rip Byson
- Anthraxx vs. Austin Luke vs. GG Everson (Triangle of Violence Deathmatch)
- Kennedi Copeland vs. Megan Bayne
- Jordan Blade (c) vs. ??? (PWM Women’s Championship Open Challenge)
- Philly-Marino Experience (Marino Tenaglia & Philly Collins) vs. Rip City Shooters (Joshua Bishop & Wes Barkley) (c) (AIW Tag Team Championship)
- Arik Royal (c) vs. O’Shay Edwards (ACTION Championship)
- Avery Good (c) vs. World Famous CB (Camp Leapfrog Championship)
- Alex Shelley vs. Wheeler YUTA (c) (IWTV Independent Wrestling Championship)
IWTV are once again bringing matches from a bunch of the promotions under their streaming umbrella together on one show for your enjoyment! From AIW to WWR+, from technical wrestling to deathmatch ultraviolence it’s a slick slate of matches that’ll liven up your Friday night, folks.
Check it out live on IWTV, naturally enough.
WCPW No Leaf Clover (Oct. 8, 7 pm PT)
- Big Ugly & Titus Alexander vs. Starboy Charlie & ???
- Alex Coughlin & Kevin Knight vs. West Coast Wrecking Crew (Jorel Nelson & Royce Isaacs)
- Jacob Fatu vs. Steven Tresario
- D Rogue, Kevin Blackwood, & Vinnie Massaro vs. Juicy Finau, Karl Fredericks, & Yuya Uemura
- Madi Wrenkowski vs. Sandra Moone
- Alexander Hammerstone vs. Alex Zayne
- AJ Gray (c) vs. Davey Richards (WCPW Championship)
- Daniel Garcia vs. Minoru Suzuki
West Coast Pro Wrestling are celebrating their third anniversary and it’s a great card overall but c’mon, my job here is easy— Garcia. Suzuki. Watch it!
Check it out live on IWTV, friends.
Enjoy Night Moves (Oct. 8, 7 pm ET)
- David Lawless, Mr. Grim, & the Runway (Calvin Couture & Tyler Klein) vs. Erica Leigh, PB Smooth, Rob Killjoy, & Veda Scott
- Darius Lockhart vs. Lee Moriarty
- Billy Dixon vs. EFFY (c) (FEST Championship)
- Edith Surreal vs. Ziggy Haim (Hair vs. Mask Match)
- Max the Impaler vs. MV Young (c) (Enjoy Championship)
Enjoy Wrestling are back and I’m spotlighting this show in particular for the hair vs. mask culmination to Surreal and Haim’s feud, but it’s a hell of a card overall, with Lockhart/Moriarty jumping out at me as an obvious instant classic, but also two killer title matches and an atomicos.
Check it out as it gets parceled out in episodes on Enjoy’s YouTube channel, folks.
GCW Fight Club: Mox vs. Gage / The Aftermath (Oct. 9-10)
—Fight Club: Mox vs. Gage (Oct. 9, 8 pm ET)—
- Atticus Cogar vs. Jordan Oliver
- Alex Zayne vs. Ninja Mack
- Shane Mercer vs. Yoya
- Effy (c) vs. Matt Cardona (Internet Championship vs. GCW Career Match)
- AKIRA, Alex Colon, & G-Raver vs. Second Gear Crew (AJ Gray, Mance Warner, & Matthew Justice)
- Chris Dickinson & Starboy Charlie vs. Joey Janela & Marko Stunt
- Jon Moxley (c) vs. Nick Gage (GCW World Championship Deathmatch)
—The Aftermath (Oct. 10, 5 pm ET)—
- Allie Katch vs. Mercedes Martinez
- Alex Colon vs. Jimmy Lloyd
- Dante Leon vs. Tony Deppen
- Alex Zayne vs. Starboy Charlie
- Joey Janela vs. Minoru Suzuki
GCW are running a big-time wrestling weekend in Atlantic City once again folks! Janela/Suzuki, Mox/Gage, EFFY/Cardona, Katch/Martinez... these shows are stacked, baby!
Check the GCW shows out on FITE, but also, above and beyond what I’m covering here from the mothership, GCW are hosting Hybrid, JCW, and OPW shoes free on their YouTube channel!
ESW 4th and Gold (Oct. 10, 3 pm ET)
- Mike Skyros vs. Vince Valor (Buffalo Tables Match)
- High Seas (Cloudy & Nick Ando) vs. Mane Event (Duke Davis & Ganon Jones, Jr.)
- Alex Price vs. TJ Crawford
- MSP (Aiden Aggro & Danger Kid) vs. To Infinity and Beyond (Cheech & Colin Delaney)
- Ace Romero vs. Bill Collier
- Daniel Garcia vs. Davey Richards
Empire State Wrestling are running a tight ship, even if somehow Cheech and Cloudy are on the same card and not getting the band back together! MSP vs. To Infinity and Beyond, Garcia vs. Richards, it’s gonna be a good one!
Check it out live on IWTV, folks.
FIP Fallout 2021 (Oct. 10, 7 pm ET)
- Anthony Greene vs. August Artois vs. Azrieal vs. Bobby Flaco vs. Bryan Idol vs. Jake Logan vs. Karam vs. Lucky Ali vs. Mike Orlando vs. Sage Scott vs. Sideshow vs. Snoop Strikes (FIP World Heavyweight Championship #1 Contender’s Dirty Dozen Eliminator Match)
- Metro Brothers (Chris & JC Metro) vs. NYC Crew (Donovan & Steve Pena)
- Hunter Law vs. Troy Hollywood (FIP Florida Heritage Championship)
- Island Kingz (Jaka & Sean Maluta) vs. the Skulk (Adrian Alanis & Liam Gray) (c) (FIP World Tag Team Championship)
- Jon Davis (c) vs. ??? (FIP World Heavyweight Championship)
FIP are back for this year’s edition of Fallout and it’s all about the Dirty Dozen eliminator! The winner faces Davis in the main event, plus the Kingz take on the Skulk and more!
Check it out on Club WWN, folks.
Free matches here!
EYFBO vs. Mike Verna & Ryan Galeone
Starting off strong with some tag team action from Beyond. Ortiz and Santana take on the duo of Verna and Galeone, enjoy!
Bear Country vs. Philly-Marino Experience
Continuing the tag team action with this gem from AIW, Bear Country take on PME, check it out!
Davienne vs. Trish Adora
And we end strong this week with a slice of action from WWR+ as Davienne takes on the world champ herself, don’t miss it!
Remember folks, no matter what type of wrestling you like, no matter how down you feel about the state of WWE, AEW, 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.