#FIGHTINGBACK5 Main Event news and more!

#FIGHTINGBACK5 Main Event news and more!  
Over the last month, several major headlining names have been announced for the fifth annual “Fighting Back: Wrestling with Cancer” event.  

As we approach this event, we are now able to announce several huge main event matches, and more!

On August 15th, one of the most decorated and internationally renowned professional wrestling stars in history comes to Ottawa.   The legendary ULTIMO DRAGON come to #FIGHTING BACK5!  Aside from being an absolute legend in Japan and Mexico, Dragon was of the most important WCW Cruiserweights in one of the most influential divisions to North American professional wrestling of the last several generations of the sport.

What will Ultimo be doing on August 15th?
We’ve got his STACKED match to announce…

Main Event #1
Trios Match

Ultimo Dragon
&
The Super Smash Brothers
(Player Uno & Stu Grayson)

&
Vs.
Pinkie Sanchez
&
EYFBO
(Mike Draztik & Angel Ortiz)


Another internationally renowned and respected talent comes to #FightingBack5 on Saturday, August 15th… One of the best in the world today, a man best known for his time in ROH and PWG, we welcome RODERICK STRONG!

Over the last two decade, Strong has demonstrated his unique and innovative style that has helped him gain a reputation as one of the best in the world today, period.

On August 15th, another very innovative and unique talent will square off with Roderick…

Main Event #2
Special Challenge
C*4 Champion

“Dirty” Buxx Belmar
Vs.
Roderick Strong


Next up, as per annual tradition, we will be hosting our annual FIGHTING BACK INVITATIONAL.

As it is every year, the format will be announced in the coming weeks.  We can however announce that this year’s field will be a 16 person field, all competing in a multi-round tournament situation, to crown the 2015 FBI Champion! 

Our first entrants…

Fighting Back Invitational 2015
Announced Participants
Tabarnak De Team
(Mathieu St. Jacques & Thomas Dubois)

Angie Skye

Mr. Jonathan Rukin

Gabriel Fuerza


Finally for today, we can announce one last match that since its unofficial announcement has been burning up social media…  On one side of the ring, young talent looking to make a big impact on August 15th, 2015, a graduate of the famous CZW Academy – George Gatton. 

Gatton made it clear to Fighting Back matchmakers that he was ready for any opponent.
Unbeknownst to Gatton, at the same time, another one was talking to matchmakers looking for an opponent as well.

On August 15th, the owner and creator of Montreal’s legendary home for hardcore, the International Wrestling Syndicate, (IWS), comes to Ottawa, as PCP Crazy F’n Manny arrives at #FIGHTINGBACK5 and faces George Gatton.

Special Challenge
CZW Academy Graduate

George Gatton
Vs.
IWS Owner
PCP Crazy F’n Manny


Stay tuned in the coming weeks for lots more announcements concerning this HUGE show!  Don’t miss out, advance tickets are available now!

-LIVE PRO WRESTLING!-
Saturday August 15th, 2015
“FIGHTING BACK 5: WRESTLING WITH CANCER”
@
Vanier Columbus Club
260 McArthur Ave
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

VIP GOLD (Front Row Reserved & access to Meet & Greet) – $30
VIP SILVER (Second or Third Row & access to Meet & Greet) – $25
GENERAL ADMISSION – $20 

VIP Doors at 6:30 pm
General Admission Tickets $20
GA Doors at 7:30pm

*** VIP tickets exclusively available for sale at VERTIGO RECORDS (193 Rideau Street, Ottawa) All ticket levels available – First Come, first served – on sale NOW until August 14th – after that, only at the doors***

***GA Tickets to be on sale in advance at the VCC**

*** 100% of ticket sales are going to the Canadian Cancer Society in memory of Phrank Morin ***

Show starts at 8:00pm
Event is all ages – Alcohol sales with valid ID.

Main Event #1
Trios Match

Ultimo Dragon
&
The Super Smash Brothers
(Player Uno & Stu Grayson)
&
Vs.
Pinkie Sanchez
&
EYFBO
(Mike Draztik & Angel Ortiz)

Main Event #2
Special Challenge
C*4 Champion

“Dirty” Buxx Belmar
Vs.
Roderick Strong

Fighting Back Invitational
Announced Participants

Tabarnak De Team
(Mathieu St. Jacques & Thomas Dubois)
Angie Skye
Mr. Jonathan Rukin
Gabriel Fuerza

Special Challenge
CZW Academy Graduate
George Gatton
Vs.
IWS Owner
PCP Crazy F’n Manny

AND MORE!

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