Credit: Graham Cawthorn & PWInsider
From the DuBurns Arena in Baltimore, Maryland:
*Lance Storm is coming in for the return date on 6/29, facing Mike Bennett.
*The Bravados defeated Fushion DS.
*They have to film the opening twice as the crowd was chanting “Yes!” a little too enthusiastically.
*Adam Cole pinned Mike Mondo with a backslide in a really good match.
*A pissed off Tomaso Ciampa tears through Nick Westgate, winning via ref stoppage after knees and elbows. The assault continues after the bout!
*All Night Express defeated Caprice Coleman and Cedric Alexander.
*ROH champion Kevin Steen comes out for a promo. The idea here is that the company hates he is their champion. He threatens to go to the “ROH Affiliates dinner” and embarrass Jim Cornette. Cornette is about to announce Steen’s first challenger when Davey Richards comes out and declares he and Steen are the two best in the world. They end up setting up a match for the Best in the World 2012 iPPV with the stipulation being it is Richards’ last shot.
*Michael Elgin defeated Matt Taven with a spinning powerbomb.
*There is a segment where the All Night Express challenge Charlie Haas and Shelton Benjamin for the ROH Tag Team titles at Best in the World. That match is signed. They have a face off the challengers clear the ring and stand tall.
*Eddie Edwards defeated Davey Richards in a super match. Richards was brawling with Jimmy Jacobs. Edwards rolled up Davey and avoiding a missle dropkick.
*ROH TV champion Roderick Strong pinned Adam Cole to win a Four Way bout also featuring Jay Lethal and Mike Bennett.
*Mike Bennett bears someone who’s name we didn’t catch. He and Bob Evans work the newbie over. Eddie Edwards makes the save. A challenge is issued for Edwards to face Brutal Bob next week.
*ROH champ Kevin Steen asked that his match against Davey Richards be No DQ.
*The Briscos defeated two names I didn’t catch. Truth Martino challenged them to face the House of Truth at Best in the World.
*ROH TV champion Roderick Strong defeated Tomasso Ciampa via DQ when Prince Nana interfered hit his finisher and had the match won.
*Eddie Edwards pinned Brutal Bob Evams with a backslide despite interference from Mike Bennett. Homicide made the save, clears the ring and then hit Edwards with the Cop Killa.
*Jay Lethal beat Silvio. There was a three way brawl between Lethal, Ciampa and Strong.
*Kevin Steen & Jimmy Jacobs battle Kyle O’Reilly & Davey Richards to a no contest in a highspot brawl.