November 17th will end up being one of the biggest non-televised wrestling nights of the year for ROH and WWE. As previously noted, Shawn Michaels was announced as the special referee for the NXT Championship match between Drew McIntyre and Adam Cole. The move appears to be in response to ROH announcing plans to run in San Antonio. ROH fired back earlier this week when The Bullet Club announced that the would be inviting The McMahon’s to attend the show in San Antonio and any person with the last name “McMahon” would get a 10% discount on tickets. I should note that ROH was the first company to announce plans to run in San Antonio.
Well, ROH has fired another shot at WWE because Kenny Omega has been added to the show.
Ring Of Honor announced the following:
San Antonio…Ring of Honor has been planning a huge event to kick of this year’s Survival of the Fittest Tour.
And it just got bigger…
“The Cleaner” Kenny Omega has just been confirmed to invade San Antonio! He joins Bullet Club, Dalton Castle, Bully Ray, and your favorite ROH stars for an event that is officially “can’t miss.”
The Best Wrestling on the Planet returns to the Alamo City on Friday, November 17 for Night One of Survival of the Fittest! Your favorite ROH stars will compete in a three-night tournament to determine the 2017 Survival of the Fittest winner.
The winner of this year’s tournament will get the customary ROH World Title shot at a later date and etch their name in the history books! Seven out of ten men that have won have gone on to either win the championship with their title shot or do so at a later date – winning ROH’s preeminent tournament has proved it can launch careers!
RING OF HONOR PRESENTS SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST 2017 – NIGHT ONE
Austin Highway Event Center
1948 Austin Highway
San Antonio, Texas 78218
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