WWNLive has announced that the company would be crowning the first WWN Champion at the WWN Supershow: Mercury Rising 2017 on April 1st at 8 pm in Orlando, FL, during WrestleMania weekend.
The new WWN Champion will defend the title at all of the various WWN promotions. He will be crowned in a multi-person elimination match. So far, former EVOLVE Champion (and Impact Wrestling Grand Champion) Drew Galloway is the only confirmed combatant in the match.
It was also announced that Keith Lee, who signed with WWNLive last month and faced Chris Hero at EVOLVE 76 (in match you can watch below), will be competing at the next four EVOLVE events. Here are his opponents at the events:
* February 24th – Joppa, MD – EVOLVE 78: Lee vs. Zack Sabre Jr.
* February 25th – Queens, NY – EVOLVE 79: Lee vs. Tracy Williams
* March 30th – Orlando, FL – EVOLVE 80: Lee vs. Ricochet
* March 31st – Orlando, FL – EVOLVE 81: Lee vs. Donovan Dijak
Tickets for Style Battle S1: E3, which takes on March 12th in Ybor City, FL are now available. You can buy them here. Jason Cade, Jon Davis and Martin Stone, Kyle Matthews, and James Drake will be appearing at the event.
Finally, here are the updated cards for EVOLVE 78 and EVOLVE 79:
EVOLVE 78 – Feb. 24th – Joppa, MD – Watch At FloSlam.tv
- EVOLVE Championship Match: Timothy Thatcher © vs. Fred Yehi
- Singles Match: Zack Sabre Jr. vs. Keith Lee
- Singles Match: Drew Galloway vs. Jeff Cobb
- Singles Match: Tracy Williams vs. ACH
- Singles Match: Matt Riddle vs. Anthony Henry
- Singles Match: Ethan Page vs. Jason Kincaid
- Tag Team Match: Chris Dickinson & Jaka vs. The Gatekeepers
- Singles Match: Darby Allin vs. Austin Theory
EVOLVE 79 – Feb. 25th – Queens, NY – Watch Live At FloSlam.tv
- EVOLVE Championship Match: Fred Yehi or EVOLVE Champion Timothy Thatcher (whoever wins in their Title Match at EVOLVE 78) vs. Zack Sabre Jr.
- Singles Match: Drew Galloway vs. Matt Riddle
- Singles Match: Ethan Page with The Gatekeepers vs. Darby Allin
- Singles Match: Tracy Williams vs. Keith Lee
- Singles Match: ACH vs. Jason Kincaid
- Singles Match: Jeff Cobb vs. Jaka
- Fatal Four-Way Match: Fred Yehi or EVOLVE Champion Timothy Thatcher (whoever loses in their Title Match at EVOLVE 78) vs. Chris Dickinson vs. Austin Theory vs. Anthony Henry