LAW Apr. 22 Update - Richards, Steen on The LAW Tonight
Live Audio Wrestling / April 22, 2012 - 3:43pm
**Tonight on The LAW Dan ‘The Mouth’ Lovranski and myself will be reviewing all of the major news from the past week and taking your phone calls at 416-870-1050 and worldwide toll free at 1-855-591-6876. Tonight on the show we will be joined live by ROH Champion Davey Richards as well as Kevin Steen to chat about the big ‘Border Wars’ event coming up on May 12th in Toronto at the Ted Reeve Arena and airing on iPPV.
We also are starting our Title Bout Trivia contest tonight where the winner of tonight’s contest will win two tickets to ‘Border Wars’ and get to have lunch with Kevin Kelly, Nigel McGuinness and The LAW crew on May 12th. Tune in tonight at 11pm EST on TSN 1050 Toronto and online here on the website.
**Our UFC 145 post show with Jason Agnew and myself is up on the site at http://fightnetwork.com/news/31164:the-law-ufc-145-post-show-w-todd-martin/ featuring a full recap of the card from Atlanta and our chat with Todd Martin from the Wrestling Observer and Sherdog websites.
**The WWE returns to the U.S. with a three-hour edition of ‘Raw’ on Monday night in Detroit, Michigan featuring the contract signing between Brock Lesnar and John Cena.
**Tonight is the final episode of Ring Ka King on the Colors Network with no future tapings scheduled as of right now.
**Christian worked a few shows on the overseas tour that just concluded and is scheduled to be at the ‘Smackdown’ tapings on Tuesday night in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
**Christy Hemme tweeted on Saturday morning that she woke up to a bunch of burglars in her house and chased them off.
**Pro Wrestling Guerilla’s annual DDT4 Tag Team Tournament took place on Saturday night in Reseda, California and here are the results from the show:
*RockNES Monsters over The Fightin’ Taylor Boys in the opening round
*Adam Cole & Kyle O’Reilly over Joey Ryan & Scorpio Sky in the opening round
*El Generico & Willie Mack over Roderick Strong & Sami Callihan in the opening round
*Super Smash Brothers over The Young Bucks in the opening round
*El Generico & Willie Mack over RockNES Monster in the Semi-Finals
*Super Smash Brothers over Adam Cole & Kyle O’Reilly in the Semi-Finals
*Kevin Steen over Sami Callihan to retain the PWG Title
*Super Smash Brothers over El Generico & Willie Mack in the Finals to win the DDT4 Tag Tournament
**The new Morgan Spurlock documentary ‘Mansome’ features a brief scene with wrestlers Shawn Daivari and Colt Cabana and are featured in the trailer.
**Here are the results from UFC 145 on Saturday night in front of 15,454 at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia for a live gate of $2,200,000:
*Marcus Brimage over Maximo Blanco by split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)
*Chris Clements over Keith Wisniewski by split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)
*Mac Danzig over Efrain Escudero by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
*Anthony Njokuani over John Makdessi by unanimous decision (30-27 all)
*Matt Brown over Stephen Thompson by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 29-28)
*Travis Browne over Chad Griggs by arm-triangle choke at 2:29 of Round 1
*Mark Bocek over John Alessio by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
*Eddie Yagin over Mark Hominick by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
*Michael McDonald over Miguel Torres by KO at 3:18 of Round 1
*Ben Rothwell over Brendan Schaub by TKO at 1:10 of Round 1
*Rory MacDonald over Che Mills by TKO at 2:20 of Round 2
*Jon Jones over Rashad Evans by unanimous decision (50-45, 49-46, 49-46) to keep the UFC Light Heavyweight Title
**The following $65,000 bonuses were handed out after the card:
*Fight of the Night – Eddie Yagin Vs Mark Hominick
*Knockout of the Night – Ben Rothwell
*Submission of the Night – Travis Browne
**Both Browne and Rothwell were stating after their fights that they would be willing to fight May 26th if they were called upon.
**UFC President Dana White confirmed after the card that Jon Jones would defend the Light Heavyweight Title against Dan Henderson in his next fight but no date was announced.
**White also stated that he would have an answer regarding the Brazil show in June and whether it is happening or not. White is on his way down to Brazil with Chael Sonnen today.
**Mike Goldberg and Joe Rogan doing read through – and it accidentally goes out live on Facebook.
DOWNLOAD THE LAW’S UFC 145 POST SHOW
(John Pollock and Jason Agnew recap UFC 145 and chat with Todd Martin)
DOWNLOAD THE APRIL 20TH EDITION OF REVIEW AN IMPACT
(John Pollock, Wai Ting and Nate Milton chat Impact featuring Roode’s haircut, Hogan’s announcement and hologram discussion)
DOWNLOAD REVIEW A WAI – WWE BACKLASH 2003
(John Pollock and Wai Ting review ‘Backlash’ featuring The Rock Vs Bill Goldberg and the first Brock Lesnar Vs John Cena match)
DOWNLOAD THE APRIL 17TH EDITION OF REVIEW A RAW
(John Pollock and Wai Ting review 'Raw' from London, England at the O2 Arena)
DOWNLOAD THE APRIL 15TH EDITION OF THE LAW
(TNA Lockdown review, DDP, Shane Douglas, Dave Meltzer and your calls)
DOWNLOAD WRESTLEREUNION PODCAST – DAY 2
(The LAW crew welcomes Robbie McAllister, Greg Oliver, Jimmy Korderas, Arda Ocal, Colin Hunter, Page Magen, Andrea Kellaway and listeners at the convention)
DOWNLOAD WRESTLEREUNION – DAY 1
(Pollock and Wai Ting welcome Michael Elgin, Ricky Johnson, Pat Laprade, Ashley Sixx, Johnny Wave and more)
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