About Absolute Intense Wrestling: AIW is determined to create, promote, and produce an unprecedented wrestling product under the banner of "Absolute Intense Wrestling." Our live events are gritty, primal, and violent. Bottom line - AIW is the most intense professional wrestling in the United States.
This Sunday afternoon, September 18th the CHIKARA gang rolls into New York City and we're bringing tag team specialists the Young Bucks (formerly Generation Me of TNA) Matt and Nick Jackson with us! We've got "12 Large: Summit" round-robin action, a championship bout and more! Our debut at the Highline Ballroom will feature these 8 matches:
~"12 LARGE: SUMMIT" TOURNAMENT ACTION!~ Eddie Kingston vs. Fire Ant
~TAG TITLES ON THE LINE!~ Mike Quackenbush/Jigsaw vs. Chuck Taylor/Johnny Gargano
~RELEVOS ATOMICOS!~ UltraMantis Black/Hallowicked/Frightmare/??? vs. Sinn "Kizarny" Bodhi/Obariyon/Kodama/Kobald
~BLOCK A TOURNEY BOUT!~ Sara Del Rey vs. Ophidian
~SINGLES SHOWDOWN!~ Marshe Rockett vs. Ares
~TECNICOS TANGLE IN TAG ACTION!~ Soldier Ant/Green Ant vs. Dasher Hatfield/Sugar Dunkerton
~ONE-ON-ONE!~ Gregory Iron vs. Icarus
~FIRST TIME EVER!~ The Young Bucks vs. Tursas & Tim Donst
Tickets to this event are available via Ticketweb: http://tinyurl.com/3kow3n2
Come see our upcoming live events:
"Odyssey of the Twelfth Talisman" Saturday evening - 9.17.2011 Live @ Brockton Boys & Girls Club 233 Warren Avenue in Brockton, MA! The action starts @ 7:00 pm, Doors open @ 6:30 pm!
"Martyr Yourself to Caution" Sunday afternoon - 9.18.2011 Live @ The Highline Ballroom 431 West 16th Street in Manhattan, NY! The action starts @ 4:00 pm, Doors open @ 3:00 pm!
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The WWE Raw Supershow on Monday, December 5th, 2011 will be held at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa, Florida. Go to http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com for info about upcoming wrestling shows worldwide.
The WWE creative team reportedly now consists of two groups - the "home team" and the "traveling team." The home team, mainly Stephanie McMahon and Brian Gewirtz, will be going to TV tapings less often with the idea that as soon as RAW is over, they and the other writers who don't travel begin working on long-term programs and the following week's shows. Former Baltimore Sun writer Kevin Eck has been mentioned as a possible member of the "home team."
The "traveling team" will be led by head SmackDown writer Ed Koskey, head RAW writer Dave Kapoor (Ranjin Singh) and a lot of the newly hired soap opera writers. The writers are no longer traveling on WWE's corporate jet and are flying commercial, having to drive from RAW to SmackDown instead of flying on the WWE jet.
"Air McMahon" is now being used for Vince McMahon, Triple H, John Laurinaitis and a few others. One person close to the situation said this is actually preferred over traveling on the jet with the negative being that you don't get home until Wednesday after the tapings. WWE has chartered buses for their writers and producers in the past, depending on the distance between the cities that host RAW and SmackDown that week.
Running The Ropes returned this week with special guest "The Road Dogg" BG James covering his career between DX, TNA, WWE and how tag teams should be made. This plus a recap of Raw and TNA's No Surrender can be heard on this week's show
The show starts with Sting in the ring and he has Bobby Roode come to the ring. Sting says that he is looking at the next TNA World Heavyweight Champion. AJ Styles comes to the ring and he discusses his time as the World Champion and then he talks about how it has been a while since he has had a chance to become the World Champion again. AJ tells Roode to take advantage of this title match against Kurt Angle at Bound for Glory.
Kurt Angle comes out to the ring and he discusses Bobby Roode’s match tonight against AJ Styles as Roode continues to wrestle the members of Fortune leading into Bound for Glory.
Match Number One: Brian Kendrick defeated Jesse Sorensen, Kid Kash, Alex Shelley, and Zema Ion in a Ladder Match to become the Number One Contender for the TNA X Division Title to face Austin Aries at Bound for Glory. TNA X Division Champion Austin Aries was doing commentary during this match.
Jeff and Karen Jarrett come to the ring and they call out Frankie Kazarian and Traci Brooks and they come to the ring. Jarrett introduced himself to Kazarian and said that he handpicked Kazarian off of the independent circuit. Jarrett says that he called Kazarian out for jumping ship to "the other company" and when he got released over not getting the spotlight, Jarrett says that he rehired Kazarian because Kazarian begged for it. Jeff called Traci a skank and said that after what he did for Traci, Traci disrespected Karen. Jeff says they are both ungrateful bastards. TNA referees come out to separate Jeff, Karen, Frankie, and Traci. Jarrett said that he is going to make their lives miserable starting tonight.
Jeff tells Kazarian to take that Tennessee whore, but Kazarian stops Jarrett with a punch. TNA Security and the a