Melbourne, Fl – May 5, 2010

Florida Championship Wrestling is proud to announce its return to Melbourne, Florida on Wednesday, June 9th. Headlining the show will be Raw and Smackdown superstars Christian and The Miz. Christian is scheduled to team up with his NXT Rookie Heath Slater against The Miz and his NXT Rookie Daniel Bryan in the main event of the night.

Smackdown Superstar Christian’s accomplishments include being a nine-time World Tag Team Champion, three-time Intercontinental Champion and former ECW Champion. Raw Superstar

The Miz is a former Unified and World Tag Team Title holder. He is currently the WWE United States Champion. Both superstars serve as mentors on WWE NXT every Tuesday night on the SyFy Network.

The event takes place at the Melbourne Auditorium in Melbourne, FL with an 8pm Bell Time. Gold Circle Ticket Holders will receive a free Heath Slater bobble head doll and access to the autograph session featuring Christian, Heather Slater, The Miz and Daniel Bryan at 6pm while General Admission ticket holders receive access to the autograph session at 7pm. The card includes 8 matches featuring FCW, Smackdown and RAW.

Doors open at 6pm with bell time at 8pm. Tickets in advance, are $12 for Kids and $15 for Adults. A limited number of Gold Circle Ringside tickets are available for $30 and include, reserved ringside seat in rows 1-3, Tickets are now available online at www.fcwwrestling.com and Buddy’s Home Furnishings Stores in Melbourne, Cocoa, and Titusville.

FCW is the only Official Developmental territory of World Wrestling Entertainment.


For nearly half a century, Florida Championship Wrestling has been the Sunshine State’s primary wrestling promotion. Now officially sanctioned and recently reorganized by WWE, FCW has also become the training ground for future WWE Superstars.

Under the tutelage and leadership of Florida wrestling legend Steve Keirn, FCW’s goal for the fans is simple: To give them a glimpse at the potential Superstars of tomorrow, while providing exciting ring action that leaves the entire family with smiles on their faces.

The key objective within Florida Championship Wrestling is to train the next generation of WWE Superstars. FCW takes enormous pride in its live events all over the southeast, and in promoting tryouts at the organization’s Tampa location to showcase young men and women interested in a career as a sports-entertainer.

Current WWE Superstars that have come from FCW include World Champion Jack Swagger, Unified Tag Champions the Hart Dynasty, Sheamus, Intercontinental Champion Drew McIntyre, Dolph Ziggler, Kofi Kingston, Ted DiBiase, Primo Colon, Ezekiel Jackson, The Bella Twins, Evan Bourne, Tiffany, Alicia Fox, Trent Berretta, Caylen Croft, Savannah, Yoshi-Tatsu and many more