LAW Dec. 6 Update - Matches Announced for Impact Tonight
John Pollock / December 6, 2012 - 4:31pm
**Tonight Impact Wrestling is live from Orlando at 8pm EST on Spike TV with the following matches announced for the show tonight:
*Jeff Hardy & James Storm & A.J. Styles Vs Bobby Roode & Christopher Daniels & Kazarian
*Kurt Angle Vs DOC
*Samoa Joe Vs Devon for the Television Title
**We will be back with Review-An-Impact tomorrow with Wai Ting, Nate Milton and myself chatting tonight’s final show before the Final Resolution event this weekend in Orlando.
**This Sunday night on The LAW Dan “The Mouth” Lovranski and Jason Agnew will be recapping the TNA Final Resolution event in Orlando and then welcome Steven Johnson and Greg Oliver to discuss their new book “Heroes and Icons” available now through ECW Press. Plus Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter stops by, Title Bout Trivia and your phone calls at 1-855-591-6876. Tune in at Midnight EST this Sunday night on TSN 1050 Toronto and The TEAM 1410 in Vancouver.
**CM Punk is expected to be at TV on Monday in Newark, New Jersey despite recovering from knee surgery.
**Rey Mysterio is currently off the road for the WWE and tending to personal matters at home.
**Jerry Lynn will face Mike Bennett at the Ring of Honor Final Battle card on December 16th in Manhattan, New York.
LAW MMA UPDATE
**The latest edition of The MMA Report is up at http://lawradio.proboards.com/index.cgi?board=shows&action=display&thread=2181 featuring UFC welterweight Rory MacDonald discussing his fight with BJ Penn this Saturday on FOX, Todd Martin from the Wrestling Observer and Sherdog websites returns to preview the FOX card and I make picks for all of fights coming up Saturday night. You can also subscribe to The MMA Report w/ John Pollock on iTunes.
**UFC President Dana White announced today at the UFC on FOX press conference that Ronda Rousey was officially the first UFC women’s 135-pound champion and presented the UFC title to Rousey at the podium. White then announced that Rousey would defend her title against Liz Carmouche at UFC 157 on February 23rd in Anaheim, California in the main event. White spoke to the media after the announcement and said he has signed Rousey to an eight-fight contract.
White also noted at the press conference that they wanted to put the fight together with Cris Cyborg and hoping that if Rousey wins then Cyborg would be her next fight. Cyborg has changed her tune and now feels she make 135-pounds but needs time to cut the weight.
**Renan Barao Vs Michael McDonald is official for February 16th for the Interim Bantamweight Title at the UFC on FUEL 7 event in London, England.
**Bellator 83 goes down tomorrow night from Atlantic City, New Jersey featuring Shahbulat Shamhalaev taking on Rad Martinez in the finals of the featherweight tournament.
**MMA Uncensored Live airs at 11pm EST tonight on Spike TV with Bellator Welterweight Champion Ben Askren in-studio.
**A flyweight bout between Ian McCall and Joseph Benavidez has been added to the UFC 156 card on February 2nd in Las Vegas along with a lightweight fight between Evan Dunham and Gleison Tibau.
THE MMA REPORT – December 6th 2012
(Featuring: UFC welterweight Rory MacDonald, Todd Martin and UFC on FOX 5 picks)
REVIEW-A-WAI – January 23rd 1984 WWF MSG Show
(John Pollock and Wai Ting review the card featuring Hulk Hogan defeating The Iron Sheik for the WWF Title)
REVIEW-A-RAW – December 4th 2012
(John Pollock and Wai Ting discuss Raw in Greensboro and the most annoying babyface ever)
THE LAW – December 2nd 2012
(Dan Lovranski and Jason Agnew welcome A.J. Styles back to the show, Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter and Wai Ting is in-studio)