Four More Names Announced For MLW Battle Riot; The Remaining Seven Names Will Be A Surprise

Only seven spots remain in MLW's 4th Battle Riot Battle Royal and they will remain a mystery.

MLW has announced four more names for tonight's Battle Riot and has stated that the remaining seven entrants will be a surprise for the NY audience. The four names added include former WWE Superstar, Gangrel.

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From MLW:

Major League Wrestling today announced Gangrel, Arez, Mr. Thomas, and Dr. Dax as participants in the 40-wrestler Battle Riot as MLW returns to New York City's Melrose Ballroom on June 23, featuring an MLW Fusion TV taping.

MLW has announced Gangrel, Arez, Mr. Thomas and Dr. Dax as participants inMLW presents Battle Riot IV at New York City's Melrose Ballroom tonight, featuring an MLW Fusion TV taping.

--Limited tickets are available at and on Eventbrite.

The final four Battle Riot participants have been announced, leaving SEVEN mystery spots in tonight's 40 wrestler extravaganza! Who will join Gangrel , Arez, Dr. Dax and Mr. Thomas?

Find out LIVE in New York City tonight at MLW Battle Riot IV!

  • World Heavyweight Championship
    Alex Hammerstone (champion) vs. Bandido (with Cesar Duran)
  • First time ever!
  • Jacob Fatu vs. Real 1
  • Killer Kross (with Scarlett Bordeaux) vs. Matt Cross
  • National Openweight Championship:
    Alex Kane (champion) vs. Davey Richards
  • World Middleweight Championship 4-way:
    Myron Reed (champion) vs. Lince Dorado vs. La Estrella vs. Arez
  • Women's World Featherweight Championship
    Taya Valkyrie vs. Brittany Blake
  • Samoan SWAT Team vs. Ross & Marshall Von Erich
  • Scarlett Bordeaux vs. Clara Carreras

Who will outlast, outfight and out riot 39 other wrestlers and earn a title shot against the World Champion? Find out June 23 in the Big Apple at the Melrose Ballroom.

Battle Riot Participants:

  • Jacob Fatu
  • Killer Kross
  • Davey Richards
  • Mads Krugger
  • Lince Dorado
  • EJ Nduka
  • Calvin Tankman
  • Micromanage
  • Alex Kane
  • Marshall Von Erich
  • Ross Von Erich
  • Matt Cross
  • Savio Vega
  • La Estrella (Dragon Gate)
  • Richard Holliday
  • Myron Reed
  • Juicy Finau
  • Lance Anoa'i
  • Warhorse
  • Little Guido
  • Ace Romero
  • KC Navarro
  • Gangrel
  • Arez
  • Dr. Dax
  • Mr. Thomas
  • Mini Abismo Negro
  • Ken Broadway
  • Los Maximos

Plus more to be announced in the days ahead!

More talent and matches will be announced in the coming weeks ahead at

A mash-up of a battle royal, royal rumble and anything goes street fight, this super-sized main event will feature 40 wrestlers with new participants entering the ring every 60 seconds.

There will be surprises! There will be legends! There will be WTF entries… and there will be no disqualifications!

Elimination is by pinfall, submission or by throwing an individual over the top rope.

Anything is possible in a Battle Riot!

The winner gets a World Heavyweight Title Shot anywhere, anytime! It could be that night; it could be in 6 months. The challenger has the key to unlock an instant title shot against whoever the champion is!

More athletes and matches will be announced at

Tickets start at $15 at and Eventbrite. Tickets will also be available day of show at the box office unless the event sales out in advance.

We will have full spoiler results after the event finishes taping and we continue to provide weekly coverage of MLW FUSION in our results section.

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