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Jacob Fatu added to 8-man tournament at The Wrestling Showcase event in Schaumburg, Illinois



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Jacob Fatu Joins The Wrestling Showcase

Former Major League Wrestling (MLW) Heavyweight Champion Added To 8-Man Tournament

On Saturday, September 3, 2022, The Wrestling Showcase will hold its inaugural event, emanating from The Hyatt Regency in Schaumburg, Illinois and available live world-wide only on FITE. The event will be headlined by a one-night, eight-man tournament to crown the first-ever Wrestling Showcase Champion. Entering the tournament for his shot at the championship will be former MLW Heavyweight Champion, Jacob Fatu.

Fatu joins the previously announced Matt CardonaSteve MaclinKiller Kross in the one-night tournament. The final four participants, first-round matchups and tournament brackets will be announced in the coming weeks. The Wrestling Showcase will also feature some of the top women’s talent in professional wrestling with former Ring of Honor champion “The Virtuosa” Deonna Purrazzo  and AAA Reina de Reinas Champion Taya Valkyrie in action*.

Tickets for The Wrestling Showcase are now on-sale and can be purchased here:

The PPV event on FITE is available for pre-order now and can be purchased here.

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