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.
AAW Crush & Destroy (June 11, 7:30PM Central)
- AJZ vs. Schaff
- Daniel Garcia vs. Fred Yehi
- John Alexander vs. Mat Fitchett
- Allie Katch vs. Allysin Kay
- inFAMy (Deonn Rusman & Joeasa) vs. Second Gear Crew (Matthew Justice & Steve Manders) (c) (AAW Tag Team Championship)
- Hyan vs. Kris Statlander (c) (AAW Women’s Championship)
- Jake Something vs. Mance Warner (c) (AAW Heavyweight Championship)
Chicago’s AAW are coming back into your homes via FITE and boy howdy this one’s as kickass as any. You got new-look Allie Katch taking on the AK47, the alien defending against Hyan, Jake Something looking to claim the title and my personal favorite, Yehi and Garcia taking it to each other on the mat in what I’m sure will be an instant classic!
Check it out live on FITE, friends.
NPU EFFY’s Fear the Gay Agenda (June 11, 8PM Eastern)
- Culture, Inc. (Eli Knight & Malik Bosede) vs. Maine State Posse (Aidan Aggro & Danger Kid)
- MV Young vs. ??? (Poly Cult Twink Gauntlet of Death)
- Ashton Starr vs. Billy Dixon
- Dark Sheik vs. Trish Adora
- Odinson vs. Zicky Dice (Pup Collar Match)
- EFFY vs. Parrow (Last Daddy Standing Match)
Florida’s No Peace Underground brings us the gay agenda this month! And let me tell you, it’s a good agenda, folks. From the newly out as nonbinary and genderfluid (welcome to the team!) Danger Kid bringing that MSP action to Culture, Inc. to the Twink Gauntlet to the Last Daddy Standing match, you can waste your time debating if kink should be at pride (and it definitely should, do not @ me) but pro wrestling certainly belongs!
Check it out live on IWTV, folks.
HMW All Killer, No Filler / Powerblood / Ruben Steel’s Raza Unida (June 12)
—All Killer, No Filler (3PM Central)—
- Born Haters (Don Rodrigo & Matt the Wrestler) (HMW) vs. the Premier (Campbell Myers & SK Bishop) (Zero1) (HMW / Zero1 USA Tag Team Championships)
- Big Game Leroy vs. Chocolate Papi vs. Ethan Price vs. Kody Lane
- GPA vs. Johnny Bedlam
- Gregory Iron vs. Jesus DeLarosa
- Aaron Mercer vs. Matt Makowski
- Joe Demaro vs. Tony Deppen
- Jake Something vs. Thomas Shire
- Great Scott vs. MV Young
- “WARHORSE” Jake Parnell vs. Prince Adam
—Powerblood (8PM Central)—
- Casanova Valentine vs. Jeff Gant
- Alexander Herzog vs. Remedy
- Delilah Doom vs. MV Young
- Great Scott vs. Ricky Shane Page
- Dimitri Alexandrov vs. Parrow
- Neil Diamond Cutter vs. Ruben Steel
- Aaron Mercer vs. Atticus Cogar
—Ruben Steel’s Raza Unida (11:59PM Central)—
- Borracho Style Scramble
- Juventud Aerea vs. Pistolero Balderas
- Dan Maff vs. Sadika
- Diamante vs. Hyan
- ASF vs. Dante Leon
- Gino Medina vs. Low Rider
- Prince Adam vs. Super Crazy
Heavy Metal Wrestling come to Sermon for the first time with this absolutely wild triple shot for your entertainment pleasure! AKNF is a traditional indie wrestling show, Powerblood is all about the deathmatches, and Raza Unida brings it to a close with a show featuring entirely Hispanic talent!
Check it out live on IWTV, folks.
Shine 67 (June 13, 8PM Eastern)
- ACR vs. Karma Dean
- Erica Torres vs. Myka Madrid
- Harlow O’Hara vs. Kelsey Raegan
- Amber Nova vs. Sahara Se7en
- Brittany Blake vs. Dementia D’Rose
- Kimber Lee & Stormie Lee (c) vs. the Hex (Allysin Kay & Marti Belle) (Shine Tag Team Championship)
- Ivelisse (c) vs. Natalia Markova (Shine Championship)
Shine are back and Lenny Leonard is on the call! Ivelisse defends against Nova champ Markova, AK gets a tag title shot, and more!
Free matches here!
ACH vs. Darius “Air Wolf” Martin
Starting off hot with some high flying action from the folks over at F1RST Wrestling, ACH takes on Air Wolf, do not miss it!
Faye Jackson vs. “Big” Twan Tucker
From AIW, we’ve got this match featuring the retired and very much missed Faye Jackson bringing her milkshake to Big Twan, enjoy!
Hybrid Wrestling Roll of the Dice
And last but not least, here’s Hybrid’s entire kick-off show to GCW’s Tournament of Survival weekend from last week! Check it out!
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.