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 Masterclass (Jul. 1, 8 pm ET)
- Faith in Nothing (Rickey Shane Page & Vincent Nothing) vs. Team Tremendous (Bill “Dutch” Carr & Dan Barry)
- Alec Price vs. Rhett Titus
- Atticus Cogar vs. SLADE
- Jody Threat vs. Masha Slamovich
- Logan Easton LaRoux vs. Trish Adora
- Alexander James vs. Brogan Finlay
- Richard Holliday vs. Tony Deppen
- Aaron Rourke vs. Teddy Goodz
- Wheeler YUTA (c) vs. Willow Nightingale (IWTV Independent Wrestling Championship)
Beyond are back with another Thursday night masterpiece for IWTV, and this is, as per usual, a great card top to bottom. Team Tremendous return, Finlay the even younger takes on the Prince of Pain, the 1% meets the world champ, and more!
Check it out, live on IWTV!
ICW-NHB Pitfighter X9 / Volume 14 (Jul. 3-4)
—Pitfighter X9 (Jul. 3, 8 pm ET)—
- Max the Impaler vs. Satu Jinn
- Jeff Cannonball vs. John Wayne Murdoch
- AKIRA vs. Dan Maff
—Volume 14 (Jul. 4, 7 pm ET)—
- Alexandre Herzog vs. Jeff Cannonball
- AKIRA vs. Bobby Beverly
- Ace Perry vs. Reed Benltey
- Insane Lane vs. Neil Diamond Cutter
- Dan Maff vs. John Wayne Murdoch (c) (American Deathmatch Championship)
ICW No Holds Barred are keeping them coming as they return to my homeland of South Jersey for a double dose of ultraviolance from the Blood Shed! Max/Jinn, Herzog/Cannoball, Maff/Murdoch, the return of Insane Lane, and more!
Check it all out live on IWTV, folks.
NPU This Hell is Home (Jul. 4, 5 pm ET)
- Ace Austin vs. Treehouse Lee
- Lord Crewe vs. Matthew Justice
- Bam Sullivan vs. Hardway Heeter
- The End (Odinson & Parrow) vs. Young Dragons (Dale Patricks & Josh Crane)
- Mad Man Pondo vs. Remington Rhor
- Jamie Senegal vs. Kennedi Copeland
- Mickie Knuckles vs. Sawyer Wreck
No Peace Underground are back with their unique brand of no-ring ultraviolence! Mad Man Pondo makes an appearance, as does Mickie Knuckles, you got the End in action, it’s gonna be a hoot!
Check it out live on IWTV, folks.
RPW Live at the Cockpit 51 (Jul. 4, 5:30 pm GMT)
- Brendan White, Callum Newman, & JJ Gale vs. Doug Williams, Kenneth Halfpenny, & Shaun Jackson
- Chris Ridgeway vs. Robbie X
- Chakara vs. Chantal Jordan
- Big Guns Joe vs. Lee Hunter
- Destination Everywhere (Connor Mills & Michael Oku) vs. Lykos Gym (Kid Lykos I & II) (Great British Tag League Block A)
- Gisele Shaw vs. Zoe Lucas (RPW Undisputed British Women’s Championship)
- Dan Moloney vs. Ricky Knight, Jr. (SWE Heavyweight Championship Tournament Finals 30 Minute Iron Fist Match)
RevPro are back in the Cockpit in London, England and the rebuilding process continues! New champions will be crowned for both the RPW British Women’s Championship and the SWE Heavyweight Championship (with the long-awaited union of that title with the British Heavyweight Championship on the horizon), plus the Great British Tag League rolls on and more!
Check it out when it hits RPW On Demand, folks.
PolyAm Cult Party (Jul. 4, 4 pm ET)
- Commander Sterling & Great Bambina vs. Kimberly Spirit & Zac Belmont
- Aspyn Rose vs. Mikey Banker
- Big Game Leroy vs. CPA
- Athrun Amada vs. Molly McCoy
- Billy Dixon (c) vs. Eel O’Neal (F1ght Club Chocolate City Championship)
- Big Callux vs. Jared Evans vs. PB Smooth
- EFFY vs. Ziggy Haim
- Colin Delaney vs. Jody Himself
- Josh Fuller vs. MV Young (c) (Wrestlers’ Lab Championship)
Yes folks, the PolyAm Cult Party is back in New York City, and let me tell you from recent personal experience, poly really is the only way to fly! The Wrestlers’ Lab title is on the line, Ziggy Haim steps up to EFFY, and more!
Check it out live on Twitch, folks.
GCW Backyard Wrestling 3 (Jul. 4, 3 pm ET)
- Nasty Leroy vs. World Famous CB
- 4th of July Blunt Guy, Ayden Alexander, C-Spot, & Nolan Edward vs. Claude Marrow, Jr., the Chad, Tony Deppen, & Vampyro (Series of Survival Match)
- Natas vs. Rickey Crash
- Dexter White vs. Otis White
- Darc Angel vs. Pizza Cat, Jr.
- Emanon vs. JJ Escobar
- Aerial Crow vs. Diablo
- Colby Corino vs. Mayday Jack
- Big Vin Squad (Big Vin, KTB, & Mike Swanson) vs. YDNB (Charlie Tiger, Ellis Taylor, & Jordan Oliver)
GCW’s 4th of July tradition is back, baby! It’s a celebration of everything backyard wrestling, and if you see a name you don’t recognize here? Even odds it’s somebody you know performing under their backyard name! And I mean, honestly, is there a better ring name than Pizza Cat, Jr. even possible?
Check it out live on FITE, friends.
Free matches here!
Becca vs. Erica Leigh
Starting off hot from WWR+, we’ve got action from two women who are quickly becoming movers and shakers on the indies, check it out!
CJ Esparza vs. GPA
Zelo Pro has this one from a show they ran earlier in the month for us, enjoy!
Eddie Kingston vs. PACO
Glory Pro’s match of the week comes in handy here, as the War King takes on local ALLCAPS lad PACO, 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.