The new co-promotion will be hosting their first show in the state of New York at La Boom in Queens, NY on Saturday, March 18th, tickets go on sale Friday, December 16th at fightnation.bigcartel.com
FIGHT! NATION, based in the south of England, consider themselves a wrestling brand accessible to all ages without insulting the intelligence of the older demographic, mixing the loudest characters in professional wrestling with the greatest in-ring action bell to bell. The lineage of the British Championship includes ‘The Star Attraction’ Mark Haskins, current ROH World Television Champion ‘The Villain’ Marty Scurll and the current champion, Impact Wrestling X-Division star Mark Andrews aka Mandrews.
Statement from FIGHT! NATION President Billy Wood:
‘We are very proud to announce our partnership with Fight The World Wrestling, and believe New York is a great home to launch this joint promotion of FIGHT! NATION. FIGHT! NATION NEW YORK will adopt the same philosophy of the founding promotion in the UK and will feature many of the promotion’s top talents. In the same breath, it will also adopt the unique feel and energy that only New York can offer! FTW Wrestling, under program director Earl Cooter, also boasts three well-known wrestling academies in the state of New York, we feel that the mutual talent exchange across the Atlantic can only be beneficial in growing the next crop of talented performers in this sport. We are excited for our first show in March, which will feature the core of our UK talent alongside the new FIGHT! NEW YORK roster that we are currently assembling.’
Statement from Earl Cooter of Fight The World Wrestling:
‘Fight The World Wrestling would like to express our excitement in our newly formed international partnership with FIGHT! NATION. Together we will be merging the best of what FTW and FIGHT! NATION have to offer, in order to bring fans a unique brand of wrestling entertainment that appeals to all audiences live in 2 different countries! This partnership will be a tremendous opportunity for not only students of the academies but also for some of the best talents who have yet to perform internationally. Think high-quality wrestling show on a worldwide scale!’
For more information on the show visit www.fightnationonline.com or www.ftwwrestling.com, or follow on social media at Facebook & Twitter @FightNationNY