‘MLW FUSION 120’ Recap + Thoughts – Baklei Brawl, Los Parks vs. TJP & Bu Ku Dao

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & Saint Laurent

Alexander Hammerstone visits the beautiful town of “Undisclosed Location” to meet Mads Krugger in a Baklei Brawl, Los Parks defend the Tag Team Titles against TJP & Bu Ku Dao, and Lio Rush hypes up a cool on paper match for next week.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: Jacob Fatu
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Lio Rush
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: Los Parks (LA Park y El Hijo de LA Park)

LINEUP

  • Jordan Oliver vs. Sentai Death Squad
  • Los Parks [c] vs. TJP & Bu Ku Dao for the MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP (1/4*)
  • Gringo Loco vs. Gino Medina
  • Baklei Brawl

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[TV Rundown] ‘MLW FUSION 118’ – Fatu vs. ACH, Oliver vs. Gotch, Daivari’s Debut

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & Saint Laurent

It’s a Contra-heavy episode this week on MLW Fusion as new member Daivari and Simon Gotch are in singles action and Jacob Fatu defends the World Heavyweight Championship in the main event against ACH.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: Jacob Fatu
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Lio Rush
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: Los Parks (LA Park & Hijo de LA Park)

LINEUP

  • Zenshi vs. Daivari
  • Jordan Oliver vs. Simon Gotch
  • Jacob Fatu [c] vs. ACH for the MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP

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[TV Rundown] ‘MLW FUSION 117’ – Salina de la Renta Exec-Producer, Von Erichs vs. Los Parks, Mil Muertes Debuts

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & Saint Laurent
VIEWING METHOD: BeIN Sports

Salina de la Renta is in control of this week’s Fusion as Executive Producer, and she has the two highest profile matches of the night: the MLW debut of Mil Muertes and a Tornado Tag Team Match as her clients Los Parks challenge The Von Erich Brothers for the World Tag Team Championship with Tom Lawlor as the Special (Filthy) Guest Referee. No shenanigans to be had, don’t worry. Okay worry a little.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: Jacob Fatu
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: “The Man of the Hour” Lio Rush
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: The Von Erichs (Ross & Marshall Von Erich)

LINEUP

  • Low-Ki vs. Budd Heavy (NR)
  • Brian Pillman Jr. vs. Mil Muertes (*)
  • TORNADO TAG TEAM MATCH: The Von Erichs [c] vs. Los Parks for the MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP [w/ Tom Lawlor as Special Guest Referee] (*3/4)

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[TV Recap] ‘#MLWFusion 99’ – Los Parks vs. CONTRA, Six-Man Tag Team Opener

YOUTUBE AIRDATE: February 29, 2020
COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & AJ Kirsch

Fusion moves from DFW Texas to the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia and features the return of LA Park as he teams with his son Hijo del LA Park to take on CONTRA Unit in a Lumberjack match.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: “The Samoan Werewolf” Jacob Fatu
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Myron Reed
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: The Von Erich Brothers (Ross & Marshall Von Erich)

LINEUP

  • Mance Warner, Savio Vega, & Logan Creed vs. The Dynasty
  • Laredo Kid & Zenshi vs. Injustice
  • LUMBERJACK MATCH: Los Parks vs. CONTRA Unit

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[TV Recap] ‘#MLWFusion 98’ – Ross Von Erich vs. Tom Lawlor, Logan Creed’s Got Hops

YOUTUBE PREMIERE: February 22, 2020
COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & AJ Kirsch

Revenge is at hand this week on Fusion as Ross Von Erich defends the honor of his family against “Filthy” Tom Lawlor in a Grudge Match deep in the heart of Von Erich Country.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: “The Samoan Werewolf” Jacob Fatu
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Myron Reed
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: The Von Erich Brothers (Ross & Marshall Von Erich)

LINEUP

  • Moonshine Mantell vs. Logan Creed
  • Douglas James vs. Erick Stevens
  • Dr. Dax vs. King Mo
  • Ross Von Erich vs. Tom Lawlor

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[TV Recap] ‘#MLWFusion 95’ – MVE vs. MJF, Reed vs. Drago, Filthy Does Dallas

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & AJ Kirsch This week on Fusion MJF is in action against Marshall Von Erich and Davey Boy Smith Jr. brings Bloodsport to MLW as he takes on Simon Gotch in a no-holds barred no rope match where the only way to win is via submission or knockout. The World Middleweight Championship … Read more

[TV Rundown] ‘#MLWFusion 94’ – Barbed Wire Match, Triple Threat Tag Team Action

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & AJ Kirsch

Mance Warner and Jimmy Havoc end their longstanding blood feud in a No Rope Barbed Wire match this week on MLW Fusion, dubbed either “Last Tango in Texas” or “Last Tangle in Texas” depending on how you hear it. I heard it as both. Also on the show CONTRA Unit sets their sights on Davey Boy Smith Jr., triple threat tag team action, and MJF is real gross with Alicia Atout.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD CHAMPION: “The Samoan Werewolf” Jacob Fatu
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Myron Reed
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: The Von Erich Brothers (Ross & Marshall Von Erich)

LINEUP

  • Injustice vs. Taurus & Low Rider vs. Drago & Puma King (***1/2)
  • Low-Ki vs. Chandler Hopkins (***)
  • NO ROPE BARBED WIRE MATCH: Mance Warner vs. Jimmy Havoc (****)

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[TV Recap] ‘#MLWFusion 93’ – 2019 #OperaCup Finals, Savio vs. Gino, World Middleweight Title Match

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & AJ Kirsch Hart Foundation members collide this week on Fusion as Davey Boy Smith Jr. takes on Brian Pillman Jr. in the finals of the 2019 Opera Cup. Also on the show Savio Vega returns to MLW to teach the newest Dynasty member Gino Medina some respect in an NYC Street … Read more

[TV Rundown] ‘#MLWFusion’ 92 – #OperaCup Semi-Final, Konnan Returns

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & AJ Kirsch

The 2019 Opera Cup semi-finals conclude this week (in 2020) as Brian Pillman Jr. takes on Timothy Thatcher in the main event…unless Injustice has anything to say about it. Also on the show Konnan makes his return, Gino Medina makes his choice, and The Von Erich Brothers take on The Spirit Squad.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD CHAMPION: Jacob Fatu
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Myron Reed
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: The Von Erich Brothers (Ross & Marshall Von Erich)

LINEUP

  • The Von Erich Brothers vs. The Filthy Squad (NR)
  • 2019 Opera Cup – Semi-Finals: Brian Pillman Jr. vs. Timothy Thatcher (**3/4)

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[TV Recap] ‘MLW Fusion 89’ – Dynasty Collide, Davey Boy Smith Jr. vs. Low-Ki

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & AJ Kirsch

The Opera Cup rages on this week’s Fusion as Davey Boy Smith Jr. takes on Low-Ki and Dynasty members Alexander Hammerstone and MJF collide.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: Jacob Fatu
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Myron Reed
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: The Von Erich Brothers (Ross & Marshall Von Erich)

LINEUP

  • PRINCE OF DARKNESS MATCH: Mance Warner vs. Jimmy Havoc (*1/2)
  • 2019 OPERA CUP – OPENING ROUND: Alexander Hammerstone vs. MJF (***1/2)
  • 2019 OPERA CUP – OPENING ROUND: Davey Boy Smith Jr. vs. Low-Ki (***1/4)

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