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ROH TELEVISION REPORT: FINAL SHOW BEFORE ANNIVERSARY PPV, BULLET CLUB IN 8 MAN TAG, TOP PROSPECT TOURNAMENT, AND SIX MAN TAG TITLE MATCH

By Richard Trionfo on 2017-03-08 10:04:00

Jay Briscoe, Mark Briscoe, Jay Lethal, and Bobby Fish talk about their match tonight against The Bullet Club.

We are in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and your announcer is Ian Riccaboni.  He is joined by Dalton Castle.

Match Number One:  Caprice Coleman, Rhett Titus, and Kenny King versus TK O’Ryan, Vinnie Marseglia, and Matt Taven for the Ring of Honor Six Man Tag Titles

Titus and O’Ryan start things off and they lock up.  Both men grab the hair while locked up and the referee warns them.  Titus and O’Ryan push each other and O’Ryan poses.  Titus pushes TK down.  O’Ryan with a punch.  O’Ryan with a side head lock and Titus with a side head lock.  Titus goes for a leap frog and he lands awkwardly.

Coleman and Marseglia tag in and they shake hands and then they stomp on each other’s foot.  They both go for kicks and they block each other.  They put down the other person’s foot and they both thumb each other in the eye.  Taven and King tag in and King with punches.  Taven with an Irish whip and King floats over and goes for a sunset flip but Taven rolls through and connects with a knee.  King lands on his feet on a belly-to-back suplex attempt.  King with a pinwheel kick and Titus and O’Ryan tag back in.

Titus with chops and forearms and hen blocks a kick and follows with an enzuigiri of his own.  Titus with a jab and he knocks Marseglia off the apron.  Titus with Yakuza Kick to O’Ryan but Titus’ knee gives out as he runs across the ring and he goes down.  Taven punches Titus but King comes in and protects Titus from any other attack.

We go to commercial.

We are back and we see footage from the commercial break when Rhett Titus is helped to the back.  Marseglia with a boot to Coleman while King goes with Titus.  Coleman with a leaping cutter to Taven and both men are down.  O’Ryan tries to make the tag but he falls into the ring and that distraction keeps the referee from seeing the tag made to King.  The referee sends King back to the apron.  Taven pulls Coleman into his corner and O’Ryan tags in and he kicks Coleman while Marseglia attacks King on the floor.  O’Ryan with a punch and Marseglia tags in and they send Coleman into the corner but Coleman escapes and he hits a double drop kick. 

Lio Rush makes his way to the ring and he comes onto the apron to be part of the match and the referee allows it.  Rush tags in and he clotheslines O’Ryan, Marseglia, and taven.  Rush with a handspring back elbow.  Rush with a suicide dive to Marsegli and then O’Ryan.  Rush with a rollup and round kick to O’Ryan. 
Rush tags in King and King with a spinebuster to Marseglia.  Rush with a cutter to King and Taven tells Marseglia and O’Ryan to set up for the Rockstar Supernova and the three count.

Winners:  Vinnie Marseglia, TK O’Ryan, and Matt Taven

Jay White talks about another match against Jay Briscoe.  Jay Briscoe responds and we have the match in two weeks.

We go to commercial.

We are back and Dalton Castle talks about having to face The Kingdom at the Anniversary Show. 

Match Number Two:  Raphael King (with Devyn Nicole) versus Brian Milonas in a Top Prospect Tournament First Round Match

King with a punch and Milonas punches back.  They go back and forth and Milonas with a clothesline and punches in the corner.  Milonas with an Irish whip but King floats over.  King with a clothesline and kick followed by a drop kick.  Milonas with an Irish whip and splash into the corner.  Milonas with a running hip strike and a cross body. 

Milonas goes to the turnbuckles and misses a leg drop when King moves.  King with a running boot to the head and he gets a near fall.  Milonas kicks King to the apron.  King is pulled out of the way when Milonas goes for a shoulder.  King with a kick and Devyn with a punch.  King with a uranage for a near fall. 

King goes for another uranage and Milonas blocks it and Milonas with a side slam and back splash for the three count.

Winner:  Brian Milonas (Advances to face the winner of Josh Woods versus Chris Lerusso)

We go to commercial.

We are back and Christopher Daniels is at the announce table for the main event since his opponent at the Anniversary Pay Per View is in the match.

Match Number Three:  Cody Rhodes, Matt Jackson, Nick Jackson, and Adam Cole versus Jay Lethal, Jay Briscoe, Mark Briscoe, and Adam Cole

[Note for people following the play by play:  Jay Briscoe = Jay, Jay Lethal = Lethal, and Mark Briscoe = Mark]

Cody and Lethal start things off but Matt is tagged in before anything happens.  Matt wants Lethal to ‘too sweet’ him but Lethal punches Cody on the apron.  Matt with punches and Lethal with a suicide dive to Cody and then all eight men battle.  Matt with a baseball slide but Mark with a drop kick.  Nick with a running kick to Mark.  Nick with a slingshot move but Jay with an uppercut and he clotheslines Nick over the top rope.

Cody and Lethal are in the ring and Cody with a drop down punch but Lethal with a hip toss and cartwheel followed by a drop kick.  Mark tags in but Cole and Fish are in the ring.  Fish with a kick and back heel kick.  Cole with a boot to Cole and a bicycle kicks to Fish.  Fish with a jumping knee to Cole’s head.  Matt and Nick come in and so do the Briscoes.  They exchange punches but the Briscoes get the advantage.  The Briscoes block super kicks but the Bucks are able to hit super kicks.  Nick with a gutbuster to Fish and then Matt with a jumping neck breaker onto Nick’s knee. 

Lethal comes in and he blocks a super kick from Nick but Matt ducks when Lethal sends Nick’s leg towards him.  Lethal runs into a double super kick after avoiding a handspring back elbow.  Matt and Nick with double flip dives onto everyone on the floor.  Jay with a flip dive onto everyone on the floor.  Mark with a blockbuster off the apron to Cole.  Mark goes up top but Cody blocks him and Cody superplexes Mark onto everyone. 

We go to commercial.

We are back and Cody kicks Mark in the corner.  Nick tags in and he connects with an elbow.  Matt comes in too and they kick Mark and then Nick hits an alley oop rana.  Matt kicks Mark and Nick with a double sledge off the apron.  Matt with a front face lock and the referee sends Jay to the apron when he tries to get involved.

Mark tries to get to his corner and Matt with forearms and punches.  Cody tags in and he connects with a jab and punches.  Mark with a chop but Cody with a kick.  Cody with a slam and Cole tags in.  Cody drops Cole onto Mark with a gourdbuster but the referee is out of position due to Lethal and Fish.  Cole pie faces Mark and Mark with punches.

Mark with forearms but Cole with a knee.  Mark with an Irish whip and Cole with a kick to the shin.  Cole goes to the turnbuckles and Mark with a cross arm mare.  Lethal tags in and he clotheslines Cole a few times and follows with a chop.  Cole with a kick and Cole is sent to the floor.  Lethal with a drop kick to knock Cole off the apron.  Cody and the Jacksons knock Fish and the Briscoes off the apron.  Lethal kicks Cody and then Nick goes over the top rope when Lethal ducks.  Lethal with a suicide dive onto Nick.  Lethal with a suicide dive onto Matt.  Lethal with a suicide dive that is intended for Cody but misses and Lethal hits Fish.  Lethal with a super kick to Cody.  Lethal returns to the ring and he hits Lethal Combination on Cole.  Lethal sets for Lethal Injection but Fish pushes Lethal and they argue.  Mark tags in and he tries to be peacekeeper but that does not work and Lethal and Fish fight to the floor.

We go to commercial.

We are back and Jay with jabs to everyone.  We see footage of Fish and Lethal fighting to the back.  Jay and Mark with punches and they avoid a double double super kick and Jay and Mark with clotheslines.  Jay and Mark take care of Nick, Cody, and Cole.  Mark and Jay with a power bomb and cutter combination on Matt for a near fall.  The Briscoes set for the Doomsday Device and Nick grabs Mark.  Mark hits the Doomsday Device but Matt lands on his feet and the Bucks hit super kicks on Mark and Jay. 

Cody with Beautiful Disaster on Jay.  Cole with a super kick and Cody goes for Cross Rhodes but it is turned into a triple super kick and then Cody hits Cross Rhodes.  Cole gets Mark up and The Bucks with a super kick to Mark before Cole hits a shoulder breaker.  The Bucks hit the Meltzer Driver for the three count.

Winners:  Cody Rhodes, Adam Cole, Matt Jackson, and Nick Jackson

After the match, Christopher Daniels makes his way to the ring to confront his opponent on March 10th.

Daniels whispers something into Cole’s ear and Cole has a shocked look on his face.  They go face to face and Cole with a forearm.  They exchange punches.  Cole with a kick to the knee and he misses with the title belt.  Daniels with a kick and Angel’s Wings.  Daniels gets scissors and clippers for Cole and he asks Cole if he wants something off the top.  Cole with a knee and Daniels with a knee and a second Angel’s Wings.

Daniels says he is going to cut Cole’s hair and take his title.

Frankie Kazarian comes to the ring and he gets in Cole’s face.  Kazarian takes off his sweatshirt and he has a Bullet Club shirt on.

Daniels cannot believe the situation and Kazarian takes the scissors.  Daniels wants to know why is Kazarian doing this.  Daniels turns around and Matt and Nick with a double super kick.  Cody and Page come to the ring and they all stand over Christopher Daniels.

We go to credits.

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