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ROH: Newswire – March 24th

– Tomorrow (Saturday night) is the huge return to Manhattan as the series of milestone shows continues at Basketball City on Pier 63 @ West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011. There will be tickets available at the door and the show starts at 7:30pm. For more information check out Be a part of ROH’s milestone series as the “Best In The World” battle on Saturday in NYC. It doesn’t get much bigger than this!!! To thank all of you for a big advance we are having a buy 3, get 1 free sale on ROH DVDs at the live event tomorrow. This sale will only be available at the live show.

– Hey Chris Hero and Necro Butcher, there is still an open challenge for you to show up tomorrow night and fight. Adam Pearce has a message for you on in the latest ROH Video Recap. We are giving you a free pass to walk into Basketball City. Do you have the guts?

– Jimmy Yang will be in action tomorrow night in Manhattan. His opponent will be determined at the show. It will be a special night for Yang as his idol and friend Bruce Leroy from Barry Gordy’s Last Dragon will be in attendance.

– The dream match main event of KENTA & Marufuji vs. ROH World Champion Bryan Danielson & Samoa Joe isn’t guaranteed to be the best tag match on the show. Many are looking forward to the grudge match pitting Jay & Mark Briscoe vs. Roderick Strong & Jack Evans. This match features two of the most exciting and innovative teams going today. There will be a clear winner in this one and there won’t be a rematch for at least several months as Evans leaves the United States to live in the Dragon Gate dojo. This will be Evans’ last east coast appearance and you better believe he is coming to steal the show.

– Derrick Dempsey will defend the Top Of The Class Trophy on the preshow tomorrow.

– Check later today for a merchandise update including Straight Shootin’ With AJ Styles & Christopher Daniels as well as Best Of Samoa Joe Vol. 3. Straight Shootin’ With AJ Styles & Christopher Daniels is a very insightful, informative and entertaining shoot interview. These two in ring rivals and outside the business friends talk about all their big matches in TNA, ROH and all around the indies. You’ll hear all the details of their matches including what went right and what went wrong. Both are open books in giving all the details on life on the road and more. Check it out at or pick it up as part of the buy 3, get 1 free sale tomorrow in Manhattan.

– Many call 2005 the greatest year in ROH history. If you are wondering what DVDs and matches are must see check out this impartial article

– ROH Commissioner Jim Cornette, Lance Storm and the Dragon Gate wrestlers will all be available for autographs at the 4/1 show in Chicago. This is our thank you for making this the biggest crowd in ROH history!!!

– The long awaited Straight Shootin’ With Raven & Sandman Part 2 was taped last night. If you thought the first one was wild, wait until you see this one with even more sex and drug stories. This one might have to be rated XXX. It will go into production soon.