The proverbial Forbidden Door isn’t simply an AEW idea. Different promotions have gotten into the act of expertise sharing as nicely. The most recent juicy announcement includes the Nationwide Wrestling Alliance and Main League Wrestling. The NWA is welcoming Davey Richards onto the scene to defend the MLW Nationwide Openweight Championship on the NWA 74 PPV.
NWA 74 is a two-night occasion on August 27 and August 28 from the Chase’s Khorassan Ballroom in St. Louis, MO. Richards teased the need to defend his house turf.
The Chase is STL what MSG is to NYC. We, #teamambition are the gatekeepers to wrestling within the Gateway metropolis. This our metropolis, and we problem you Aug 27/28 @nwa . Ship us your finest and ship them with backup bc we’re bringing our entire metropolis with us. #ourcity #gatekeepers
— (@RichardsWesley) August 5, 2022
Now, Richards is backing up his phrases with a title protection towards Thrillbilly Silas.
Silas can have the dimensions benefit, however Richards ought to be capable to climate the storm and tie Silas into knots together with his technical prowess.
Richards just isn’t coming alone to NWA 74. He might be joined by Group Ambition mates Mike Outlaw and Camaro Jackson. The tag staff duo will enter the NWA United States Tag Team Championship battle royal in an effort to be topped new champs.
Sticking on the tag staff tip, the Commonwealth Connection are booked for a title protection. Doug Williams and Davey Boy Smith Jr. will put the NWA World Tag Group Championship on the road towards La Rebelion duo of Bestia 666 and Mecha Wolf.
The Commonwealth Connection have three straight wins over La Rebelion. The primary was a non-title bout within the Crockett Cup tag staff event. The second got here with Williams and Smith winning the tag titles. The third was a lucha rules rematch, by which the Commonwealth Connection outsmarted the luchadores at their very own sport. Bestia 666 and Mecha Wolf might be joined by Damian 666 for the subsequent spherical. Damian’s presence ringside may show to be a sport changer, particularly if he spits mist.
The NWA 74 card at present stands as:
Night time 1 (August 27)
- NWA Girls’s World Championship: Kamille (c) vs. Taya Valkyrie
- NWA World Tag Group Championship: Commonwealth Connection (Doug Williams & Davey Boy Smith Jr.) (c) vs. La Rebelion (Bestia 666 & Mecha Wolf)
- NWA World Junior Heavyweight Championship: Murder (c) vs. Kerry Morton
- NWA Nationwide Heavyweight Championship: Jax Dane (c) vs. Cyon
- Tables Match: Bully Ray vs. Mike Knox
- Burke Invitational: Girls’s gauntlet match to earn a title shot together with Samantha Starr, Angelina Love, KiLynn King, Tootie Lynn, Missa Kate, Max The Impaler, Madi Wrenkowski, Jennacide, Natalia Markova, and probably extra
- Matt Cardona’s return match towards handpicked opponent
- EC3 vs. Mims
Night time 2 (August 28)
- NWA Worlds Heavyweight Championship: Trevor Murdoch (c) vs. Tyrus
- NWA Girls’s World Championship: Champion vs. Burke Invitational winner
- NWA World Girls’s Tag Group Championship: Fairly Empowered (Ella Envy & Kenzie Paige) (c) vs. The Hex (Allysin Kay & Marti Belle) in a Kingshighway Road Battle
- NWA United States Tag Group Championship: Tag staff battle royal to crown winner together with ILL Begotten (Alex Taylor & Jeremiah Plunkett), The Now (Hale Collins & Vik Dalishus), Miserably Trustworthy (Sal Rinauro & Gaagz The Gymp), Gold Rushhh (Marshe Rockett & Jordan Clearwater), Ruff ‘n’ Prepared (D’vin & Deonte), The Fixers (Jay Bradley & Wrecking Ball Legursky), Hawx Aerie (Luke Hawx & PJ Hawx), Group Ambition (Mike Outlaw & Camaro Jackson), plus 2 extra groups
- MLW Nationwide Openweight Championship: Davey Richards (c) vs. Thrillbilly Silas
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