Kotto Brazil Wrestles Debuting Jordan Oliver In Middleweight Action This Thursday In NYC
NEW YORK — After a war of words on Twitter, the "Haitian Sensation" and 19-year old Newburgh NY newcomer Jordan Oliver will step in the ring to settle their social media squabble this Thursday in New York City.
MLW today announced Kotta Brazil vs. Jordan Oliver for MLW's April 4th (Rise of the Renegades) event at the Melrose Ballroom. The event will be a MLW FUSION TV taping for beIN SPORTS.
Tickets start at $20 at http://www.MLWTickets.com.
Is Jordan Oliver major league material? We'll find out this Thursday night as the middleweight division heats up with an explosive encounter signed between Oliver and Brazil.
The Middleweight division is contested up to 205 pounds. As long as fighters are under 205, they can compete in the division.
Oliver has been running his mouth on social media including promising to "slap Kotto down" when he sees him. Now the two will meet at the Melrose Ballroom this Thursday to settle the social media super grudge.
See Brazil vs Oliver LIVE in New York April 4 at the Melrose Ballroom a MLW presents a national TV taping for beIN SPORTS (buy tickets).
The card has a 7pm start time.
Tickets to witness the event live in New York start at $20 at MLWTickets.com. Tickets will also be available day of show at the box office unless the events sells out in advance.
Buy tickets starting at $20 at MLWTickets.com.
Signed thus far for April 4th's RISE OF THE RENEGADES:
NYC Street Fight for the World Championship: "Filthy" Tom Lawlor vs. Jimmy Havoc
Pentagón Jr. vs. LA Park (presented by Salina de la Renta)
6-Man Tables Match: The Hart Foundation vs. The Dynasty
Sami Callihan vs. Mance Warner
GHC Junior Heavyweight Champion Minoru Tanaka vs. Daga
Rey Feníx vs. Air Wolf
MJF vs. Brian Pillman Jr.
Grudge Match! Ace Romero vs. Josef Samael of CONTRA Unit
War of the Monsters! Barrington Hughes vs. Jacob Fatu of CONTRA Unit
Gringo Loco vs. Hijo de LA Park
Rey Horus vs. Ace Austin
Kotto Brazil vs. Jordan Oliver
Plus: Jim Cornette • Low Ki • Salina de la Renta • Simon Gotch • Myron Reed • Ariel Dominguez Signed thus far for April 5th's BATTLE RIOT II:
DREAM MATCH LA Park (presented by Salina de la Renta) vs. Jimmy Havoc
THE REMATCH: Daga vs. Low Ki (presented by Salina de la Renta)
WORLD MIDDLEWEIGHT TITLE FIGHT: Teddy Hart (c) vs. Ace Austin
Brian Pillman Jr. vs. Rich Swann
THE BATTLE RIOT Participants: Low Ki • Pentagón Jr. • Minoru Tanaka • Teddy Hart • Davey Boy Smith Jr. • MJF • Ace Romero • Alex Hammerstone • Ace Austin • Ken Kerbis • Brian Pillman Jr. • Sami Callihan • LA Park • Rey Feníx • Hijo de LA Park • Mance Warner • Barrington Hughes • DAGA • Kotto Brazil • Lance Anoa'i • Air Wolf • Jimmy Yuta • Avalanche • Myron Reed • Richard Holliday • Dan "The Beast" Severn • Rich Swann • Jordan Oliver • The Dirty Blondes • Richard Holliday • Emil Sitoci
More matches and wrestlers will be announced at MLW.com.
There will be several meet and greet opportunities featuring Major League Wrestling wrestlers and personalities. Additionally, there are limited VIP tickets available which includes early entry (5:30 p.m.) featuring a special pre-show meet and greet with extended meet and greet privileges.
Tickets to each event start at $20 at MLWTickets.com. There is also a $30 fan appreciation ticket that gives you access to both the April 4th and April 5th matches.
General Public Doors Open: 6 p.m. with a bell time of 7 p.m. League officials anticipate the card will end at approximately 10:45 p.m.
Please note: General Admission SRO Tickets are: $20 for advance sales, $25 Day of Event at the door.
MORE ABOUT THE VENUE: Located in the heart of Long Island City just minutes away from Manhattan, the Melrose Ballroom is one of New York City’s premiere exclusive venues for live performance, music, and entertainment shows.
The venue is located at: 36-08 33rd Street Long Island City, NY 11106.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: Subway, bus and directions to the Melrose Ballroom can be found here: http://melroseballroomnyc.com/directions/
Contact: Andy Seeley Head of Media Relations Andy@mlw.com
About Major League Wrestling Major League Wrestling (MLW®) is a sports media holding company with a focus on professional wrestling sporting events/programming, digital content and ancillary entertainment. The fastest growing wrestling league today, MLW’s weekly TV series, Major League Wrestling: FUSION, airs Saturday nights 9pm ET / 5pm PT on beIN SPORTS in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. MLW Fusion airs on Tuesday nights at 6:10pm on Ego Total in Israel.
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