Wrestleview’s own Jason Namako passed this along.
The Ring of Honor Newswire for January 10th.
– Thank you to all of the fans in Baltimore who attended our TV Taping last Saturday at the Du Burns Arena. We rocked the house and plan on doing it again on February 4th. Don’t miss the hottest wrestling going today live and in person!
– “The Homecoming 2012” on January 20th in Philadelphia, PA will be a very special night and we can now confirm that Steve Corino will give a special in ring interview regarding 2011 and his future plans for 2012. Corino is still recovering from injuries suffered at “Final Battle 2011” and it will be very interesting to see what Corino has to say.
– Announced yesterday, it will be “That Young Knockout Kid” Chris Hero vs. “Unbreakable” Michael Elgin at “The Homecoming 2012” on January 20th in Philadelphia, PA. This is the first time that these men have faced off in ROH and it is sure to be a hard hitting battle.
– Two big matches have been signed today for January 20th as well! The first pits WGTT against Future Shock in a rematch of their “Gateway To Honor” match-up. Both teams are looking to establish themselves in the title picture in 2012 and a victory at this highly-anticipated event is certainly the way to start.
– The second match signed for “The Homecoming 2012” is a Proving Ground Match as Hallowicked & Jigsaw, representing CHIKARA Pro, return to ROH for the first time in years to battle the ROH World Tag Team Champions Jay & Mark Briscoe! Can this team of outsiders prove themselves worthy in PA?
– Also at “The Homecoming 2012”, both The Briscoes & Chris Hero will be available for a special Meet & Greet prior to the show make sure you’re there early and don’t miss out on this opportunity!
-There will also be a special Meet & Greet Autograph Session the next night in Norfolk, VA with Current ROH World Champion Davey Richards and Current ROH World Television Champion Jay Lethal. Don’t miss your chance to meet 2 ROH Champions in one night! Special 8 x 10 photos will be available for purchase. Don’t miss Ring of Honor at the Norfolk Scope Arena (Exhibition Hall) on January 21st and get your tickets here!
– In other Norfolk news, the undefeated “Dominant Male” Tommaso Ciampa has signed to appear on January 21st with The Embassy. Word has it that Prince Nana has new investors that have pumped MORE money into Nana’s Embassy. The new investors have a vested interest in Nana getting everything he needs in order to take Ciampa to the top. We will have more on this soon.
– Also, just signed for Norfolk, the battle of the Bostonians as Eddie Edwards & Mike Bennett collide in a rematch of the “Survival of the Fittest 2011” Qualifying bout! For all the details, and some words from Edwards, click here!
– Ring of Honor would like to wish Harlem & Lancelot Bravado all the luck in the world as they embark on an extended stay in Japan with Pro Wrestling NOAH today. Their 3 month tour begins on January 15th at the historical Korakuen Hall where Lancelot faces off with the legendary Yoshinobu Kanemaru.
– Ring of Honor is pleased to announce that we have hired a lovely new locker room interviewer/reporter. She will debut very soon on television as well as the ROH Video Wire.
– Ring of Honor Wrestling now airs on over 50 Sinclair Broadcast Group stations in 42 markets reaching a total of 25% of US households. As our station lineup continues to grow in 2012 we want to thank each and every ROH fan that views our weekly one-hour program on these great affiliates. We look to continue to provide some of the best and most exciting pro wrestling action anywhere. Click here to see the brand new stations that will be airing “Ring of Honor Wrestling.”
– “Ring of Honor Wrestling” is now available for immediate viewing for Ringside Members right here! Taped prior to “Final Battle 2011”, this edition features Roderick Strong & Michael Elgin stepping onto The Proving Ground against ROH World Tag Champions Charlie Haas & Shelton Benjamin. In other Proving Ground action, TJ Perkins steps up to the challenge against ROH TV Champion Jay Lethal, Adam Cole & “The Prodigy” Mike Bennett go one-on-one, and more on this episode of “Ring of Honor Wrestling”.
– Ring of Honor is excited to announce the first list of talent for our Cincinnati debut on February 17th. Current ROH World Champion Davey Richards, Current ROH World Television Champion Jay Lethal, Current ROH World Tag Team Champions Mark & Jay Briscoe, The House of Truth (Roderick Strong & “Unbreakable” Michael Elgin) with Truth Martini, Future Shock (Adam Cole & Kyle O’Reilly), and “Die Hard” Eddie Edwards have all signed to appear. Keep an eye on ROHWrestling.com for more details as we get closer to our Ohio return, and don’t forget that you can catch “Ring of Honor Wrestling” every Saturday at 10PM & Sunday at 12AM on our local Cincinnati affiliate, WSTR My-64! Tickets for our debut at the Cincinnati Masonic Center can be purchased here.
– Just a reminder to everyone that the DVDs for both “Gateway To Honor” and “Survival of the Fittest 2011” are in-stock for immediate shipping! The former features a first-time ever tag team match between The American Wolves & The All Night Express while the latter includes the full SOTF tournament, as well as a Champion’s Challenge Tag match featuring Davey Richards & Jay Lethal vs. Wrestling’s Greatest Tag Team! Both DVD’s can be purchased in the New Release section of the ROH Store.