Rev. Claire Elizabeth
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.
PPW The Fighting Spirit Heavyweight Grand Prix 2020 (Nov. 6, 7:30PM Eastern)
- Flash Thompson vs. Lexus Montez
- Chase Holliday (c) vs. Lord Crewe (UWFi Rules MWT.com Championship Chain Match)
- Cole Radrick vs. Derek Neal (UWFi Rules Heavyweight Grand Prix First Round Match #1)
- Dominic Garrini vs. Dustin Leonard (UWFi Rules Heavyweight Grand Prix First Round Match #2)
- Lee Moriarty vs. Max the Impaler (UWFi Rules Heavyweight Grand Prix First Round Match #3)
- Josh Crane vs. Thomas Shire (UWFi Rules Heavyweight Grand Prix First Round Match #)
- Bobby Beverly vs. Winner of Match #1 (UWFi Rules Heavyweight Grand Prix Quarterfinal Match)
- Calvin Tankman vs. Winner of Match #2 (UWFi Rules Heavyweight Grand Prix Quarterfinal Match)
- Hoodfoot vs. Winner of Match #3 (UWFi Rules Heavyweight Grand Prix Quarterfinal Match)
- Mike Braddock vs. Winner of Match #4 (UWFi Rules Heavyweight Grand Prix Quarterfinal Match)
- Dan Severn vs. Matthew Justice (UWFi Rules Superfight)
- Stephan Bonnar vs. “Filthy” Tom Lawlor (UWFi Rules Superfight)
- UWFi Rules Heavyweight Grand Prix Semifinals & Finals
Paradigm Pro Wrestling are back in Sellersburg, Indiana and they’re bringing a whole damn tournament of their trademark UWFi shoot-style action for y’all! It’s an interesting structure, with top-ranked seeds getting byes to the quarterfinal, but look at that talent! Plus the Beast himself, Dan Severn in action?!
Check it out live on IWTV, friends.
ICW-NHB Pit Fighter X3 (Nov. 6, 9PM Eastern)
- Casanova Valentine vs. Satu Jinn
- Daniel Garcia vs. Justin Kyle
- Dale Patricks vs. Neil Diamond Cutter
- Jeff Cannonball vs. Tony Deppen
- John Wayne Murdoch vs. SHLAK
- Eric Ryan vs. Reed Bentley
ICW No Holds Barred are back in Millville, NJ with another round of Pit Fighter X! Jeff Cannonball takes on Tony Deppen and Nolan Edward offers up a “Make Me Flinch” challenge, so that should be a bucket of fun!
You can check it out live on IWTV, friends.
GCW So Much Fun (Nov. 8, 5PM Eastern)
- Holidead vs. Jimmy Lloyd
- Aeroboy vs. Gringo Loco
- Jordan Oliver vs. Juicy Finaue
- Ironbeast (KTB & Shane Mercer) vs. Ugly Ducklings (Lance Lude & Rob Killjoy)
- Atticus Cogar vs. Cole Radrick
- Chris Dickinson vs. Eric Ryan
- Blake Christian vs. Lio Rush
GCW are back in Atlantic City, New Jersey and hot damn, Lio Rush is in action! Plus some top shelf lucha libre from Aeroboy and Gringo Loco, intergender violence, and a tag match that should kick all kinds of ass!
Check it out, rare for a GCW show, live on IWTV, friends.
Free matches here!
Gentleman’s Club vs. John Silver & Ryan Rush
Starting off hot with some tag team action from the folks over at Beyond. Orange Cassidy and Chuck Taylor team up to take on the Meat Man, check it out!
Chris Dickinson vs. Joey Janela
And more action from Beyond up next, as the Dirty Daddy takes on the Bad Boy! Don’t miss it!
Freelance Halloween Rumble 2015
With Freelance not running any shows this last month, you’re probably like me and missing the Halloween gimmick rumble. Well, fear not, because they’ve uploaded the 2015 edition for all of us to enjoy!
Jonathan Gresham vs. “Hot Sauce” Tracy Williams
We are all in on Beyond this week, folks! The action rolls on with some hot technical wrestling that Ring of Honor just reprised as the finals to their tournament to crown a new Pure Champion, enjoy!
Jaka vs. “Speedball” Mike Bailey vs. Pinkie Sanchez
Some triple threat action from Quebec’s International Wrestling Syndicate, enjoy!
Matt Tremont Playlist
And last but not least, in celebration of the Bulldozer’s career, Beyond have created a playlist of his matches. 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.