[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)

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  • 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 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)

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  • 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 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 91’ – Opera Cup Semi-Finals, #StrongHearts vs. CONTRA Unit

COMMENTATORS: Rich Bocchini & AJ Kirsch

Opera Cup action continues this week on Fusion as Alexander Hammerstone meets Davey Boy Smith in a Saturday Night SuperFight rematch. StrongHearts also make their debut on this show, taking on CONTRA Unit, and Tom Lawlor wrestles the “REAL” Von Erich.

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

  • Rip Von Erich vs. Tom Lawlor (SQUASH)
  • OPERA CUP: SEMI-FINALS: Davey Boy Smith Jr. vs. Alexander Hammerstone (***)
  • Strong Hearts vs. CONTRA Unit (***1/2)

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[TV Recap] ‘MLW War Chamber 2019’ – Team Von Erich vs. CONTRA Unit

Commentators: Rich Bocchini & Tony Schiavone

This week on it’s all about the WAR CHAMBER as Tom Lawlor teams with Low-Ki and The Von Erich Brothers to take on CONTRA Unit in Von Erich Country.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD CHAMPION: “The Samoan Werewolf” Jacob Fatu
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Teddy Hart
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: The Dynasty (MJF & Richard Holliday)

LINEUP

  • Leo Brien vs. Mike Banks (?)
  • WAR CHAMBER: Tom Lawlor, Low-Ki, & The Von Erichs vs. CONTRA Unit (***)

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[TV Rundown] ‘MLW Fusion #73’ – Fatu/Lawlor II, Trios Action

Commentators: Rich Bocchini & Tony Schiavone

The final Fusion before War Chamber features a World Title rematch as Jacob Fatu defends against the man he unseated as champion, “Filthy” Tom Lawlor. Trios action also happens this week as Injustice with new member Kotto Brazil takes on the team of Airwolf, Zenshi, and Gringo Loco.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: “The Samoan Werewolf” Jacob Fatu
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Teddy Hart
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: The Dynasty (Maxwell Jacob Friedman & Richard Holliday)

LINEUP

  • Gringo Loco, Airwolf, & Zenshi vs. Injustice (**)
  • Jacob Fatu [c] vs. Tom Lawlor for the MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP (***)

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[TV Recap] ‘MLW Fusion #70’ – Hammerstone vs. Savio Vega, Horus vs. Bestia 666

Commentators: Rich Bocchini & Tony Schiavone

The 70th episode of Fusion brings the thunder as SAVIO BY GOD VEGA challenges Alexander Hammerstone for the National Openweight Championship. Also on the show Rey Horus takes on Bestia 666 and CONTRA Unit introduces their newest member one week after blinding Marshall Von Erich.

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: “The Samoan Werewolf” Jacob Fatu
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Teddy Hart
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: The Dynasty (MJF & Richard Holliday)

LINEUP

  • Rey Horus vs. Bestia 666 (**1/2)
  • CONTRA Unit vs. Jay Sky & Ariel Dominguez (SQUASH)
  • Alexander Hammerstone [c] vs. Savio Vega for the MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP (*3/4)

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[TV Recap] ‘MLW Fusion 69’ – Smith Jr. vs. Thatcher, EVIL ASIAN MIST

Airdate: August 3, 2019
Commentators: Rich Bocchini & Tony Schiavone

MLW gets technical this week on Fusion as Davey Boy Smith Jr. takes on Timothy Thatcher in the main event. Tony Schiavone also returns to commentary, replacing Jim Cornette. Upgrade? Downgrade? Haven’t watched in awhile so I couldn’t tell ya!

CHAMPIONS

  • MLW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: “The Samoan Werewolf” Jacob Fatu
  • MLW NATIONAL OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION: Alexander Hammerstone
  • MLW WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPION: Teddy Hart
  • MLW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: The Dynasty (Maxwell Jacob Friedman & Richard Holliday)

LINEUP

  • Low-Ki vs. Jimmy Yuta (NR)
  • War Chamber Control Center
  • EARLIER TODAY: Konnan makes demands of Salina de la Renta
  • Lifestyles of the Rich and Dynastic
  • The Von Erich Brothers vs. The Spirit Squad (NR)
  • FROM CHICAGO: El Gringo Loco vs. Zenshi (*3/4)
  • BACKSTAGE INTERVIEW: Davey Boy Smith Jr.
  • Davey Boy Smith Jr. vs. Timothy Thatcher (***)

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