After the announcement of a big event at the SSE Stadium in Wembley on September 30, PROGRESS Wrestling is now going to head down under for 3-show, 3-city tour in Australia and a show in New Zealand. In each town, they’ll partner with the local promotions and talents.

“It goes without saying that we’re delighted to be working with these terrific companies across Australia and can’t thank them enough in helping to make this trip a reality,” quoted PROGRESS on its website.

17th April, 2018 – Perth 
PROGRESS x Explosive Pro Wrestling

18th April – Sydney
PROGRESS x Pro Wrestling Australia

20th April – Melbourne
PROGRESS x Melbourne City Wrestling

21st April – Invercargill, NZ

Travis Banks along with Jim Smallman and Glen Joseph will be representing PROGRESS at SPW: Battle Lines

Tickets links will be posted when all the details about the venue and timings are known. But every host company is going to handle tickets selling in each city. No information yet on the PROGRESS and Australian wrestlers involved. But Will Opsreay posted on Twitter the shows could be free.

Robbie Eagles also shared his joy to see PROGRESS coming to Australia and teases the possibility of being a part of.

There has been plenty of reaction from the wrestling community following the announcement, with the vast majority of wrestling fans being incredibly positive about this major news. Several PROGRESS wrestlers also gave their thoughts on the announcement.

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