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Bram injury update, GFW announces teleconference with Jeff Jarrett for today

– As noted, GFW star Bram, real name Thomas Latimer, was badly injured while wrestling in Rome, Italy in late June. Details on the injury still have been revealed, but he was released from the hospital one week after undergoing surgery. He is ready to make his return to the ring as he mentioned on social media that his first match back is set to take place this Saturday for Celtic Championship Wrestling in Cork, Ireland. He will face Lewis Girvan that night. Bram also is scheduled wrestle at several upcoming indie events in the UK. He wrote the following about his upcoming match this weekend and noted that he’s breaking orders from the doctor:

First match back after my injury! Breaking the docs rules! He knew I would anyway! @ccw_wrestling #superlariotobros #corkireland Saturday July 15th #byob #chesterfieldplauge #kingofallevil #thebrightersideofsuffering

– GFW issued the following:

As Global Force Wrestling (GFW) rides a wave of momentum following Slammiversary Week, Jeff Jarrett will answer all of the pertinent, pressing and high-pressured questions in a Media Teleconference at 1pm ET on Wednesday, July 12.

Plus, Jarrett will be joined for the first 10-minutes by Tony Marrero, an Orlando, Florida resident who survived the Pulse Nightclub shooting on June 12, 2016. Marrero was shot four times in the back and once in the arm. Marrero and Jarrett will discuss the emotional tribute “Remembering Pulse Nightclub, 1 Year Later,” held July 3 at The Impact Zone in Orlando. (Video footage and photos are available of the tribute.)

Jarrett will discuss the fallout from Slammiversary and the TV tapings for upcoming episodes of IMPACT Wrestling, such as:

The unified World Championship;

IMPACT WRESTLING DAY IN ORLANDO on July 5, which included an Impact Zone appearance by Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer;

An update on the merger of Impact Wrestling and Global Force Wrestling;

The Road To Destination-X, which will be held live on Thursday, Aug. 17, in Orlando;

IMPACT Live Events, which kick off with a three-stop Northeast loop, starting Friday, August 4.

Working agreements and talent exchanges with Lucha Libre AAA, Pro Wrestling NOAH, and other promotions; and

DeAngelo Williams’ future as a professional wrestler.

The next GFW Hall of Fame inductees and the new Championship belts, all of which will be revealed live at the Aug. 17 IMPACT in Orlando.

Plan your questions now for this inside-look at GFW, which is riding a swell of positive momentum, through its new ownership group and management, which the company hasn’t seen in years.

Here is the pertinent information:

WHO: Jeff Jarrett: GFW’s Chief Creative Officer

WHEN: Wednesday, July 12, starting at 1pm Eastern Time

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