Ring of Honor – 2008 08 02

Ring of Honor

August 2, 2008 – New York City, New York
[DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR VI]

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TAG TEAM MATCH
The Briscoe Brothers defeated The Vulture Squad (Jigsaw & Ruckus w/Julius Smokes): After the match, Larry Sweeney tried to recruit the Briscoes into Sweet & Sour Inc., but the Briscoes wouldn’t even dignify that with a response and walked away..

MATCH
“The Knockout Kid” Chris Hero w/Sweet & Sour Inc. defeated Delirious with a Roaring Elbow: Sweet & Sour members Larry Sweeney, Eddie Edwards and Bobby Dempsey were supporting Chris Hero from ringside.

MATCH
“Die Hard” Eddie Edwards w/Sweet & Sour Inc. defeated Roderick Strong after interference from Chris Hero: Sweet & Sour members Larry Sweeney, Chris Hero and Bobby Dempsey were supporting Eddie Edwards from ringside. “The Knockout Kid” Chris Hero interfered and knocked Roderick Strong silly with a stiff Roaring Elbow!

NWA WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE MATCH
“The Shooter” Brent Albright defeated “Scrap Iron” Adam Pearce w/Sweet & Sour Inc. by Submission to win the NWA World Heavyweight title: Before the match, reigning NWA World champion Adam Pearce was presented with a brand new “red” championship belt to commemorate the NWA’s 60th anniversary. Sweet & Sour members Larry Sweeney, Bobby Dempsey, Shane Hagadorn, and Sara Del Rey were supporting Adam Pearce from ringside.

TRIPLE THREAT MATCH
Austin Aries defeated Jimmy Jacobs and Necro Butcher: Jimmy Jacobs and Necro Butcher started the match unified as members of the Age of the Fall, but that relationship slowly disintegrated as the match progressed. Necro Butcher attacked Jimmy Jacobs and walked out of the match – leaving Jacobs to be beaten by his hated rival, Austin Aries, with the Brainbuster/450 Splash combo.

IN THE RING
Delirious & Daizee Haze + “Addicted to Love” Rhett Titus: Delirious finally got to ask Daizee Haze out on a date, but Rhett Titus interrupted. Titus revealed that he had Daizee’s face air-brushed on the back of his wrestling tights. Titus left and Daizee broke the heart of Delirious by telling him she just wanted to be friends, citing “it’s not you, it’s me.” This instantly turned Daizee Haze heel in the eyes of the fans!

NOAH SHOWCASE MATCH
Naomichi Marufuji defeated Go Shiozaki w/Sweet & Sour Inc.:

SCRAMBLE RULES TAG TEAM MATCH
Kevin Steen & El Generico defeated The Motor City Machine Guns (Chris Sabin & Alex Shelley):

ROH WORLD TITLE 4-WAY ELIMIMATION MATCH
Nigel McGuinness defeated “American Dragon” Bryan Danielson and Claudio Castagnoli and Tyler Black to retain the ROH World title: Naomichi Marufuji was seen watching the match from the sidelines. Danielson elimited Castagnoli. Claudio then turned heel and assaulted Danielson with a Ricola-bomb and crushed his head with a chair! Danielson was easily defeated by Black. This left the ROH World champion to contend with Tyler Black. Nigel McGuinness eventually defeated Tyler Black after two stiff Lariats to retain the ROH World title.