‘MLW INTIMIDATION GAMES 2022’ Results + Review – Hammerstone vs. Fatu vs. Krugger, Microman in Trios Action

VENUE: Gilley’s (Dallas, TX)
COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & Joe Dombrowski

Alexander Hammerstone makes his biggest World Heavyweight Championship defense so far as he battles his two biggest rivals, Jacob Fatu and Mads Krugger, in a triple threat match. Microman also returns to Dallas, teaming with Aramis and KC Navarro against Arez, Mini Abismo Negro, and Gino Medina in trios action.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: “The Young GOAT” Myron Reed
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alex Kane
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: Hustle & Power (Calvin Tankman & “The Judge” EJ Nduka)

LINEUP

  • Microman, KC Navarro, & Aramis vs. Arez, Mini Abismo Negro, & Gino Medina
  • Alexander Hammerstone [c] vs. Jacob Fatu vs. Mads Krugger for the MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP

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‘MLW FUSION 141’ Recap + Review – Five Way for National Openweight Title, Cross vs. TJP, Cesar Duran is (Already) Back

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & Joe Dombrowski

This week on MLW Fusion:

  • Alex Kane defends the National Openweight Championship against Myron Reed, Puma King, Juicy Finau, & ACH in a Fatal Five Way Match
  • TJP tries to regain career momentum after last week’s loss by taking on Matt Cross
  • Holidead battles Shazza McKenzie in Women’s Featherweight action
  • Cesar Duran regains control of MLW after a whole week of being ousted as matchmaker. I think. Makes me feel like I missed an episode.
  • Main event for next week’s Intimidation Games special is announced.
  • 5150 gets an LAX OG to help them in their fight against The Von Erich Brothers

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Myron Reed
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alex Kane
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: Hustle & Power (Calvin Tankman & “The Judge” EJ Nduka)

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‘MLW FUSION 140’ Recap + Review – Von Erichs vs. Mortons, Reed vs. TJP, Ricky Steamboat

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & Joe Dombrowski

MLW makes its way to the historic Grady Cole Center in Charlotte, NC for Fusion this week, bringing a surprising new matchmaker in the form of Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat. The World Middleweight Championship is also on the line as Myron Reed defends against TJP, and generations collide as The Von Erichs tangle with Ricky & Kerry Morton.

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‘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 119’ – Vega/Holliday Caribbean Strap Match, Tim Donaghy Debut

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & Saint Laurent

Savio Vega looks to get back physical possession of the IWA Caribbean Heavyweight Championship when he meets Richard Holliday in a Caribbean Strap Match in the main event. Also on the show Zenshi challenges Laredo Kid for the AAA Cruiserweight Championship and TJP & Bu Du Kao face off against Violence is Forever to see who challenges for Los Parks’ Tag Team Titles on next week’s show. Lotta title-related stuff going down this week, is what I’m saying.

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 (L.A. Park & Hijo de LA Park)

LINEUP

  • Laredo Kid [c] vs. Zenshi for the AAA CRUISERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP
  • TJP & Bu Du Kao vs. Violence is Forever
  • CARIBBEAN STRAP MATCH: Savio Vega [c] vs. Richard Holliday for the CARIBBEAN HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP

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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 Rundown] ‘MLW KINGS OF COLOSSEUM 2021’ – Hammerstone vs. Krugger, Reed vs. Rush

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & Saint Laurent

MLW’s first big event of the year, Kings of Colosseum, features three championship matches: Myron Reed defending the World Middleweight Title against Lio Rush, The Von Erich Brothers putting the World Tag Team Championship on the line against The Dirty Blondes, and Alexander Hammerstone defending the National Openweight Championship against the man who put him out of action for a month Mads Krugger

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 (Marshall & Ross Von Erich)

LINEUP

  • BUNKHOUSE MATCH: The Von Erich Brothers [c] vs. The Dirty Blondes for the MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP (*)
  • Myron Reed [c] vs. Lio Rush for the MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP (***)
  • Alexander Hammerstone [c] vs. Mads Krugger for the MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP (**)

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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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