MLW announced via press release that Brian Pillman Jr will face Mil Muertes tonight on Fusion, in Muertes’ debut match with the company.
Mike’s Take: This appears to be a death sentence for Pillman as he increases his role in AEW. He is likely to be finishing up here soon. See the full press release below:
In breaking news, Major League Wrestling just confirmed Mil Muertes vs. Brian Pillman Jr. for tonight’s FUSION, available on YouTube, Fubo Sports, DAZN, and the Roku Channel. Learn more about where to watch.
Serving as the executive producer of this coming week’s FUSION, Salina de la Renta has summoned the “Man of 1,000 Deaths” to compete in an open contract match.
Someone has finally stepped forward and signed the open contract bout sheet to fight Mil Muertes tonight on Salina de la Renta’s edition of MLW FUSION.
Moments ago backstage at the building, Brian Pillman Jr. entered the office of Wrestling Operations and strutted out declaring he had just signed the open contract placed by Salina de la Renta.
The bout marks the highly-anticipated debut of Mil Muertes in Major League Wrestling.
Pillman, who simply said, “I’m bullet proof and I got NOTHING to lose!” The 2-time rookie of the year then strutted to his locker room to prepare for his bout tonight.
Will the cocky Cincinnati kid derail Mil Muertes’ debut or will he be the first victim of the “Man of 1,000 Deaths”? Tune in tonight to FUSION at 7pm ET to find out.
As part of Salina de la Renta’s contract with MLW, the league granted de la Renta three episodes to executive produce.
Signed thus far for Wednesday’s FUSION:
•Los Parks vs. The Von Erichs – Tornado World Tag Team Championship with Tom Lawlor as special guest referee
•Mil Muertes vs. Brian Pillman Jr.
•Low Ki in action
Also scheduled to appear: Salina de la Renta, Alicia Atout, Injustice and more.