ROH News: Title Tournament Semi-Finalists, Final Battle Tickets On Sale, More
Posted by Joseph Lee on 08.21.2013
When will the semifinals be held?
- The Semi-finals of the ROH title tournament will happen on September 20 in Philadelphia. The winners of Adam Cole vs. Tommaso Ciampa and Kevin Steen vs. Michael Elgin will meet in the finals on the next day.
- Tickets for Ring of Honor Final Battle on December 14 are on sale now for Ringside members. The event takes place at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. Tickets for the general public go on sale Friday.
- The Manhattan Mayhem event from this past weekend, which featured Eddie Kingston and Homicide return, as well as a main event of The American Wolves vs. reDragon for the ROH Tag Team titles and the next round of the title tournament, is available for VOD iPPV at ROH's official website.
- Luke Hawx is booked to work the September 6 and 7 events in the South. Contrary to rumors, he has not signed a contract with the promotion.
- The top matches for the September 6 event in Chattanooga Tennessee are: Kevin Steen & Michael Elgin vs. Adam Cole & Tommaso Ciampa, Kyle O'Reilly vs. Cedric Alexander, Bobby Fish vs. Caprice Coleman and Adrenaline RUSH (ACH & Tadarius Thomas) vs. Alabama Attitude (Mike Posey & Corey Hollis).
- The top matches for the September 7 event in Birmingham, Alabama at the Boutwell Auditorium include: A Ringmaster's Challenge with Roderick Strong vs. Adam Cole (First fall pinfalls, second floor submission, third fall 15 Minute Iron Man bout), ROH Tag Team Champions reDRagon vs. Alabama Attitude vs. C&C Wrestle Factory vs. Adrenaline RUSH with the stipulation that should any of the potential challengers win the four way, they then receive an immediate ROH Tag title shot, ROH TV Champion Matt Taven vs. Jay Lethal in a Proving Ground match, Michael Bennett vs. Davey Richards, Kevin Steen vs. QT Marshall, Michael Elgin vs. Raymond Rowe and Tommaso Ciampa vs. Luke Hawx.