Last night former ROH Pure Champion Jonathan Gresham faced British superstar Chris Ridgeway in a ROH Pure rules match at Wrestle Carnival’s “Pure” show, that also featured former Impact Knockout Champion Jordynne Grace. Following the hard fought match Gresham would offer Chris Ridgeway a spot in his ROH faction the Foundation to which Chris Ridgeway accepted.
Chris Ridgeway, 28, is one of the top stars in the UK independent scene having been competing for nearly 10 years, a regular of Progress and Rev Pro UK, he is also the current Fight Nation Wrestling Champion. He also has plenty of international experience having spent time in Japan competing in Noah as well as wXw in Germany and Defy wrestling and Warrior Wrestling.
Jonathon Gresham’s “Foundation” is one of ROH’s top factions with a simple mission of bringing honor back to ROH through pure technical wrestling. The Foundation’s members include Jay Lethal, Tracy Williams, Rhett Titas and Josh Woods who recently joined the faction, which now includes Chris Ridgeway.
Our Tea and Tights A Great British Wrestling Podcast did recent interview with Wrestle Carnival’s owner Gary Ward which as recorded ahead of Wrestle Carnival’s Pure show.
Chris Ridgeway’s match with Jonathan Gresham should be streamed on ROH’s weekly YouTube show “Week by Week”, the full “Pure” show will be available to stream on Wrestle Carnival’s Patreon service as well as IWTV in the coming weeks.
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