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Sermon on the Mat (Feb. 25, 2020): Beyond, ICW-NHB, VXS, & NPU cards;

Plus free matches from F1RST, ICW, AIW, Alpha-1, Freelance, & ECCW

Poster for Beyond Signature Series Beyond Wrestling on Twitter

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.

Coming soon...

Beyond Signature Series Episode 1 (Feb. 25, 8PM Eastern)

  1. Jordan Oliver vs. Trish Adora
  2. 40 Acres (PB Smooth & Tre LaMar) vs. the REP (Dave McCall & Nate Carter) (Tournament for Tomorrow 2021 First Round Match)
  3. Chris Dickinson vs. Tony Deppen (Greatest Rivals Round Robin Tournament Match)

Beyond are back, baby, and weekly once more! The territory has been charted, a course has been plotted, and we’re off on a technical wrestling journey with them over the next six weeks! The lineup features two of Beyond’s signature tournaments in TFT and the GRRR, and it’s gonna be a blast.

Check it out live on IWTV, folks.

ICW-NHB Pit Fighter X6 / Volume 10 (Feb. 27)

—Pit Fighter X6 (3PM Eastern)—

  1. Ruben Steel vs. Satu Jinn
  2. Reed Bentley vs. SHLAK
  3. AKIRA vs. Brandon Kirk
  4. Gary Jay vs. Tony Deppen
  5. Bruce Santee vs. Justin Kyle
  6. John Wayne Murdoch vs. Neil Diamond Cutter
  7. Atticus Cogar vs. Nolan Edward

—Volume 10 (8PM Eastern)—

  1. Alex Ocean vs. SHLAK
  2. AKIRA vs. Ruben Steel
  3. Gary Jay vs. Justin Kyle
  4. Brandon Kirk vs. John Wayne Murdoch
  5. Atticus Cogar vs. Reed Bentley
  6. Neil Diamond Cutter vs. Shane Mercer
  7. Nolan Edward vs. Tony Deppen

ICW No Holds Barred is back with a Saturday double-header for y’all! Two cards full of violence and vitriol!

Check it out live on IWTV, friends.

VXS Violence of the Lambs 2021 (Feb. 27, 7PM Eastern)

  1. Jimmy Jacobs vs. Jimmy Lloyd
  2. Kevin Blackwood vs. Lucky 13
  3. 2 Cold Scorpio vs. Ken Broadway
  4. Brian Cage vs. Matt Cross
  5. JTG vs. Mance Warner

Listen, it’s not enough that this show has JTG, 2 Cold Scorpio, AND a battle of the Jimmies on it, that alone is an easy sell. But I would like to also take a moment to mention how great calling a show at the end of February “Violence of the Lambs” is. I cracked up over it for like a solid minute, folks.

Anyway, you can watch this bad boy live on IWTV, friends.

NPU Horrors of Survival (Feb. 28, 8PM Eastern)

  1. Nolan Edward vs. Wolfe Taylor
  2. Ruben Steel vs. SHLAK
  3. Parrow vs. Tony Deppen
  4. AJ Gray vs. Shane Mercer
  5. Atticus Cogar vs. G-Raver
  6. Nondescripttagteamname (Conor Claxton & Lucky 13) vs. the Rejects (John Wayne Murdoch & Reed Bentley)

And finishing up our round-up this week, No Peace Underground returns to Florida sharing much of the rosters of the two ICW-NHB shows and adding some real exciting names like Parrow, AJ Gray, and G-Raver!

Check ‘em out live on IWTV, folks.

Free matches here!

Caleb Konley vs. “Man Scout” Jake Manning

First up we have this matchup of former Revolt! teammates doing battle in F1RST Wrestling for y’all. Zane Riley’s love and friendship probably isn’t on the line but you never know. Enjoy!

Colt Cabana & Grado vs. the GZRS

And now some top shelf comedy action from Scotland’s Insane Championship Wrestling. Funny man super team Cabana and Grado take on two men with the funniest slip ‘n slide spot I’ve ever seen, check it out!

Laredo Kid vs. Ray Rowe

And now we go to Ohio’s Absolute Intense Wrestling where future Viking and alleged ex-con (Steve Corino knows) Rowe takes on lucha sensation you can’t take your eyes off (because he’ll wander into town on his own) Laredo Kid, don’t miss it!

Colt Cabana & “All Ego” Ethan Page vs. Eddie Kingston & Homicide

And now from one extreme to the other, Colt Cabana reprises his classic ROH blood feud against Homicide in tag team action for Alpha-1 Wrestling!

Blair Onyx vs. Elayna Black vs. Jody Threat vs. Kara Noia vs. Laynie Luck vs. Missa Kate

And now we get some of that hype Freelance scramble action, this time all women. Check it out and find some new favorites!

The Best of Bryan Danielson in ECCW

OH HERE WE GO, FOLKS! We’ve been closing with these ECCW comps for a minute and here comes the motherlode— the American Dragon himself, Bryan “Daniel Bryan” Danielson, in action for nearly two and a half hours! Don’t miss it!

As always...

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.

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