MLW issued the following press release:
BRODY KING LOOKS TO COLLECT $20,000 BOUNTY WHEN HE FIGHTS SHANE STRICKLAND JUNE 7TH AT MLW FUSION TV TAPING IN ORLANDO
ORLANDO – Brody King has been called the “intelligent monster” and “The Destroyer” but now you can call him “bounty hunter” as the 6’5″ violence machine has accepted the $20,000 bounty on Shane Strickland. MLW officials can confirm that a Bounty Match has been signed featuring Brody King vs. Shane “Swerve” Strickland for June 7th at Gilt Nightclub in Orlando as MLW tapes Major League Wrestling FUSION for beIN SPORTS.
Tickets are available at http://www.mlwtickets.com
Earlier this week Salina de la Renta called out “all bounty hunters and sicarios to step up and collect” after the events of the May 3rd Strickland-Pentagon Jr. title fight. League officials have publicly condemned this controversial move by the founder of Promociones Dorado.
Overnight, MLW.com received a video where Brody made his intentions known that he was coming to collect the bounty. Upon hearing rumors that Brody had stepped up to collect, Strickland formally requested MLW set the match.
“If Brody wants to try and collect that bounty, let’s do it… but let’s do it in my house. June 7th at Gilt Nightclub in Orlando,” said Strickland.
Brody quickly accepted and thus on June 7th, Brody King will fight Shane Strickland in a bounty match. [Buy tickets].
Watch the Brody King video: https://youtu.be/
You can purchase tickets now at MLWTickets.com. Ticket prices range from $15-$45 with a limited number of “VIP Packages” also available.
The event will be a Major League Wrestling: FUSION television taping for beIN SPORTS.
Matches signed thus far for MLW’s June 7th card include:
Shane Strickland vs. Brody King
Pentagon Jr. & Rey Fenix (presented by Salina de la Renta) vs. Jason Cade & Jimmy Yuta vs. Dirty Blondes (managed by Col. Parker)
Rich Swann vs. ACH
Talent signed for June 7th thus far include:
“Filthy” Tom Lawlor
Jake Hager (managed by Colonel Robert Parker)
“Bad Boy” Joey Janela (with Aria Blake)
Maxwell J. Friedman
Mike Parrow (managed by Colonel Robert Parker)
More matches and wrestlers will be announced in the coming days and weeks at MLW.com.
Watch Major League Wrestling: FUSION Friday nights at 8pm ET / 5pm PT on beIN SPORTS. Learn more about MLW’s new TV series: http://www.mlw.com/
This event is an all ages event.
GILT is located at 740 Bennett Rd. in Orlando.
Dress code: There is no dress code for this event. If you stay for the after party at GILT there is a dress code of no hats, shorts or tank tops.
Parking: The venue has a parking lot. Space is available on a first come, first serve basis. There is a small fee for parking at the venue’s lot. Valet parking is also available at GILT.
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