RPW:UK open proceedings on 7th August at the London Cockpit with the aptly named Live at The Cockpit 11, where current RPW:UK champion Zack Sabre Jnr faces Trent Seven and Josh Bodom looks to keep turning heads as he goes up against Big Damo. Also scheduled to appear are graduate of the PROGRESS Projo Jinny and number one contender to Sabre Jnr’s title, “The Villain” Marty Scurll.
Elsewhere on 7th, the St Neots Priory Centre hosts Southside for Retribution 7, where Martin Kirby faces Tommy End, TNA Knockout Jade defends her Queen of Southside title against Alex Windsor, Speed King Champion Andrew Everett defends against Will Ospreay, Damien Dunne, Nixon Newell, Mark Haskins and three other yet to be named wrestlers contend a Money in the Bank match and Joseph Connors takes on “The Monster” Abyss in a 10,000 tacks match. Other names on the card include Sami Callahan, Jesscia Havok, El Ligero, Pete Dunne and Stixx.
RPW:UK are again the centre of attention on 12th, with Uprising 2016 at London’s York Hall, the undoubted centrepiece of which will be their newly crowned British Cruiserweight Champion Will Ospreay taking on the legend of WCW, WWF, NJPW and AJPW fame, Vader. On a typically strong undercard, Marty Scurll faces Chris Hero, “The Bruiserweight” Pete Dunne meets NJPW and Lucha Underground standout Ricochet and Sha Samuels tangles with Big Damo in a true battle of the heavyweights.
Southside spoil the fans of Nottingham on 13th with two shows on the same day at the Rushcliffe Leisure centre in the form of Day of Reckoning 12 and Menace II Society 6. No matches had been announced at the time of writing, but advertised talent includes Sami Callahan, Chris Hero, P J Black, Will Ospreay, Jessica Havok and So Cal Val as guest host.
The 13th also sees Prestwich’s Longford Suite as the venue for Futureshock Wrestling’s 12th Anniversary show, headlined by Zach Gibson defending his Futureshock Championship in a Chain Match against T-Bone. In addition the Adrenaline Champion James Drake put his belt on the line in a Fatal Four-Way against Jack Gallagher, Cyanide and Xander Cooper, April Davids challenges Lana Austin for the Futureshock Women’s Championship, Ashton Smith faces Chris Ridgeway and four teams compete in a Tag Team Gauntlet for the vacant Futureshock Tag Team Championship.