The Friday before SummerSlam, 4 promotions will come together to throw a super-show in Toronto. Ring of Honor announced yesterday that August 9th they will be in Toronto along with stars from NJPW, CMLL, and the NWA
“Stars from ROH, NJPW, CMLL
“Summer Summercard will feature the greatest wrestlers from the US, Japan
Summer Supercard in Toronto
Tickets for Summer Supercard go on-sale for Honor Club subscribers next Wednesday and the following Friday to the general public.
NWA Championship in Toronto
The NWA Championship has
In 1961, Bruno Sammartino defeated Buddy Rogers for the NWA title in Toronto but refused to accept the championship as Rogers had wrestled with an injury.
In 1963, Lou Thesz won the title from Buddy Rogers, however numerous NWA territories refused to recognize the victory as the match was not contested under best 2-of-3 rules (in actuality several promoters just wanted to leave the NWA at the time). Rogers then became the first WWWF Champion shortly after.