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ROH: Newswire March 26th

– The Milestone Series continued in a big way last night as ROH drew over 1000 fans to Basketball City in Manhattan to see KENTA pin Bryan Danielson in an epic tag team main event where KENTA teamed with Naomichi Marufuji vs. Danielson & Samoa Joe. KENTA got on the mic after the match and said that he would be back in ROH soon. We should have some announcements about KENTA in about a week.

– Claudio Castagnoli proved he is on ROH’s side last night when he stopped Chris Hero and Necro Butcher from attacking Adam Pearce. Claudio is definitely one of the most popular athletes on the ROH roster. The battle lines have been further drawn in the hot Hero vs. ROH feud.

– The Milestone Series will only gain momentum as ROH prepares for its first triple shot starting this Thursday in Detroit, and continuing on Friday and Saturday in Chicago. ROH is red hot right now and these shows will be the place to be as ROH sets new attendance records. Be a part of history and get your tickets now at, by calling 215-781-2500 and at Ticketmaster outlets. There will also be tickets available at the door on all three nights.

– Another match has been signed for the huge 3/31 event in Chicago. Last Saturday saw Jimmy Rave & Prince Nana jump Jimmy Yang after Yang pinned Rave. Bruce Leroy from Berry Gordy’s Last Dragon made the save for Yang. Leroy and Yang are friends and are actually training together. Now 3/31 will see Rave & Alex Shelley with Prince Nana take on Jimmy Yang & Claudio Castagnoli. Shelley and Castagnoli battled to an acclaimed draw at “This Means War” and now they each want to prove that they are the better man. Nana wants Rave & Shelley to focus on the Tag Titles so they need a win here to get into contention.

– Straight Shootin’ With AJ Styles & Christopher Daniels is out now on DVD for immediate delivery at These two sit down and talk in great detail about all their favorite matches and road stories. You’ll hear about all their most famous pay-per-view bouts including the difficulties of Ultimate X. What went right? What would wrong? They really go in depth here. This entertaining shoot interview also sees them talk about their matches in ROH and all over the indies including PWG, 3PW, IWA MS and overseas. This in depth and informative shoot also has them talk about traveling together and lots more including the night Samoa Joe almost killed someone in England. This shoot is a must for fans of AJ, Daniels and anyone who wants to know the details of all their big matches. AJ also finally clears the air on working for Vince Russo after cancelling a ROH show the next night. Check it out now at

– While there is no preshow on 3/31, there will be an extensive preshow on 4/1. We will have more announcements tomorrow, but right now we have the main event for you. It will be a SHIMMER Six Woman Tag pitting Cheerleader Melissa, Lacey & Rain vs. Daizee Haze, Allison Danger & MisChif. The women stole the show last night and they will try to make it a trend at the triple shot this week.

– Ths six wrestlers from Dragon Gate will be available for autographs on all three nights this week. More details on this tomorrow.

– ROH Pure Champion Nigel McGuinness is off to NOAH for the next month. McGuinness will return to ROH on 4/28 & 29 in Ohio. McGuinness is claiming to be the best champion in ROH since he has held the Pure Title for over six months, defeated a long list of worthy challengers including one half of the Tag Champions and now he is wearing the belt over in Japan and no other ROH title has ever made its way to Japan.