ROH Spoilers from Louisville
Nov 6, 2011 - by Steve Gerweck
Ring of Honor TV Tapings (Louisville, KY) 11-5-11
OVW Tag Team Match opens the show before the ROH TV Tapings. I could not hear the name of the wrestlers.
ROH TV Tapings 1st Episode: Mike Mondo def. Alex Silva(Good opening match)
Mike Bennett def David Olivencia
Davey Richards def Kyle O’Reilly (at least a 4* match!, Very stiff match!) Tony Kozina, who was cornering both wrestlers threw in the towel for O’Reilly as Richards had a ankle lock on O’Reilly. I hope this match comes across as well on tv as it was live!
Briscoe Brothers No Contest Cederick Alexander and Caprice Coleman (Worlds Greatest Tag Team attacks Briscoes to cause the No Contest)
Micheal Elgin def Sean Casey and Rafeal Constantine (Handycap Match)
ROH TV Title Match: Jay Lethal vs El Generico-Time Limit Draw (Mike Bennett and Brutal Bob sits at ringside to watch the match. Bennett takes the TV Title and puts it around his waiste. Lethal hits Bennett then as Lethal lands the elbow and covers El Generico for the win Bennett distracts the ref then time expires.
3rd Episode: Tamaso Ciampa def Shiloh (Couldn’t hear last name)
Interview segment with Cornette, Steve Corino and Jimmy Jacobs. Kevin Kelly introduces the returning Kevin Steen! Lawyers are also in the ring for both sides as Cornette tries to reach a settlement offer with Steen. Corino offers Steen a chance to be reinstated and offers him a match at Final Battle 2011 and if Steen defeats Corino he’s reinstated. Then Cornette announces there would be a special referee and it would be Jimmy Jacobs.
Young Bucks def Future Shock (Cole and O’Reilly)
4th Episode: Caprice Coleman and Cederick Alexander def The Bravado Brothers
TJ Perkins def Chris Silvio
All Night Express def Worlds Greatest Tag Team after the Briscoes attacked Shelton Benjaman and hit him with a chair. This was a Proving Ground Match as the All Night Express will receive a future ROH World Tag Team Title Match
5th Episode Eddie Edwards def Andy Ridge
Davey Richards def Micheal Elgin (after the match Elgin attacks Richards and Eddie Edwards comes out to save Richards. As Eddie makes the save he accidentally hits Richards in the head with Richards World Title. When Richards realizes it was Eddie a huge fight started and there was a huge pull apart)
Overall great shows and a great crowd.
Credit: Scott Staples, f4wonline.com