Ring of Honor “RAISING THE BAR NIGHT 1”
March 7th, 2014
Ring of Honor returns to Milwaukee August 22.
Scarlett is your ring announcer for the evening. She reminds everyone to keep their language PG.
Raising the Bar, Night 1 opens with Adam Cole coming to the ring in a suit. Taven came out and they had a promo segment.
Jay Lethal def Silas Young with the lethal injection after a low blow
– Young got the hometown pop to a big degree.
Michael Bennett w/ Maria def Tyson Dux with the Anaconda Vice
Instant Reward 3 Way Tag Team Match
ROH World Tag Team Champions, reDRagon vs Outlaw Inc vs Adrenaline RUSH
If a member of Adrenaline RUSH or Outlaw Inc. can pin Kyle O’Reilly or Bobby Fish, they will be rewarded with a tag team title shot – immediately! The team not involved in the first fall will be eliminated. But the remaining team will be granted an Instant Reward title match and could leave Milwaukee as ROH World Tag Team Champions!
– At one point Homicide hit the ‘three amigos’ suplex and the people started chanting Eddie. Kingston responded with, “you’re too kind.”
Adrenaline Rush def reDRagon & Outlaw Inc to earn an instant title shot by pinning Bobby Fish
– Outlaw Inc left the ring after beating up wrestlers and security
ROH Tag Team Championship
reDRagon def Adrenaline Rush when Fish pins ACH with a roll-up
There was a television open shot at the show so expect to see this on their TV.
The DECADE’s BJ Whitmer & Jimmy Jacobs def Cedric Alexander & Adam Page after Whitmer fakes a neck injury
– Jacobs cut a promo and kicked Alexander out of the ring. He told Page not to follow Alexander. Page held the ropes for Jacobs and Whitmer and left with him. I guess he’s the Decade’s new flunky.
“Knockout Artist” Chris Hero def The DECADE’s Roderick Strong with the stretch plum
The Briscoes & “Unbreakable” Michael Elgin def “Mr Wrestling” Kevin Steen & the Young Bucks (Nick & Matt Jackson) when Elgin pinned Nick Jackson
ROH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
Adam Cole def Matt Taven with the Panama Destroyer to retain