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Quarter Final Number 1 in the British Heavyweight Championship tournament has been announced.

Following on from this past weekend’s event in Finchley, London, Johnny Kidd and Tex Benedict, who both won their qualifying contests against “Golden Boy” Cameron Knite and “Sadistic” Jack Storm respectively, will meet one-on-one at Tring, Hertfordshire on Saturday 9th October.

Also on that event, “Golden Boy” Cameron Knite and “Sadistic” Jack Storm will meet one-on-one, both wrestlers being the first two to be knocked out of the tournament to date.

Qualifier 6, The Gift” Ross Jordan vs Ashe, has been brought forward one week, to Saturday 6th November, at RBW’s event in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. Additionally Qualifier 4, “Sensation of the Nation” Rob Hunter vs Curve, will have its location announced shortly.

Saturday 25th September 2004
Finchley Sea Cadets, Finchley, North London

Qualifier 1 – Johnny Kidd (Luton, Bedfordshire) def “Golden Boy” Cameron Knite (Wolverhampton)
Qualifier 2 – Tex Benedict (Arizona, USA) def “Sadistic” Jack Storm (Birmingham)

Saturday 9th October 2004
Tring Community Centre, Tring, Hertfordshire

Quarter Final 1 – Johnny Kidd (Luton, Bedfordshire) vs Tex Benedict (Arizona, USA)

Saturday 6th November 2004
Apsley Community Centre, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

Qualifier 6 – The Gift” Ross Jordan (Hertford, Hertfordshire) (British Welterweight Champion) vs Ashe (Chingford, London)

Saturday 13th November 2004
Ryan Hall, Chingford, London

Qualifier 5 – “Flyin” Phil Powers (Southampton, Hampshire) vs Sammy Ray (Chelsea, London)

Saturday 11th December 2004
Sea Cadets, Finchley, London

Qualifier 7 – “Anarchist” Doug Williams (Maidstone, Kent) vs “Misfit” Jorge Castano (Cali, Colombia) (British Middleweight Champion)

To Be Announced Matches

Qualifier 3 – J.C Thunder (Soho, London) vs “Wildcat” Robbie Brookside (Liverpool)
Qualifier 4 – “Sensation of the Nation” Rob Hunter (Birmingham) vs Curve (Chingford, London)
Quarter Final 2 – Winner Of Qualifier 3 vs Winner Of Qualifier 4
Qualifier 8 – ? vs ?
Quarter Final 3 – Winner Of Qualifier 5 vs Winner Of Qualifier 6
Quarter Final 4 – Winner Of Qualifier 7 vs Winner Of Qualifier 8

The Final of the tournament to crown the new Champion will be held at a later date, after the tournament is completed, possibly at the magnificent Civic Hall in Wolverhampton. This is yet to be confirmed.

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