On Sunday, February 26th, the CHIKARA gang plays Long Island, NY for the very first time - thanks to our pals over at NYWC! We'll be joined by special guest star Colt Cabana for an evening of CHIKARA goodness encompassing 7 matches total! This is the thread where you'll find all the information about "Caught in the Spider's Den" as announcements roll out!
Eddie Kingston, the Grand Champion of CHIKARA, will make his historic first title defense on Long Island against Vin Gerard! More than just the Grand Championship hangs in the balance, as Wink Vavasseur has ruled that if Vin Gerard loses the match, his career is over!
Multiple-man tags are a CHIKARA hallmark, and Long Island is in for a doozy when Fire Ant, Soldier Ant, Mike Quackenbush & Jigsaw face Tim Donst, Jakob Hammermeier, Obariyon and Kodama!
In a first time encounter, the "Queen of Wrestling" Sara Del Rey will meet the challenge of rookie sensation Saturyne when we play Long Island!
Icarus' suggestion has become Wink Vavasseur's mandate - the trial series for Gran Akuma begins when we hit Long Island on Feb 26th! Across the ring? Akuma's former partner in F.I.S.T., Chuck Taylor!
Both Icarus and Akuma sound off about this match here:
Points toward tag team title contention hang in the balance as Canada's most professional tag team 3.0 take on the new incarnation of The Throwbacks on Long Island!
In an encounter longtime wrestling fans will no doubt be fascinated to witness, the inimitable Colt Cabana returns to face off with the singular UltraMantis Black for the very first time!
Our host for "Caught in the Spider's Den", the New York Wrestling Connection, sends lovable dork Francis Kipland Stevens to battle CHIKARA's resident goblin, Kobald, in a first-time encounter!
Another first time meeting will take place on Long Island when the leader of the band, Archibald Peck tries to march right over top of the slimy serpent Ophidian!