The United Wrestling Network has revealed the bracket for their tournament to crown a UWN World Champion.
The openweight, multi-week tournament features eight participants. Here are the first round matches:
Left side of the bracket —
Erick Redbeard (formerly known as Erick Rowan in WWE) vs. Watts
Chris Dickinson vs. Peter Avalon
Right side of the bracket —
Karl Fredericks vs. Fred Rosser (formerly known as Darren Young in WWE)
Davey Boy Smith Jr. vs. Mike Bennett
The tournament will kick off with Dickinson vs. Avalon taking place on next Tuesday’s edition of UWN Primetime Live. The Primetime Live weekly pay-per-view series launched last month and is a partnership between the UWN, the NWA, and Thunder Studios.
The UWN’s David Marquez tweeted about the World title tournament: “#Primetimelive is truly the epicenter of pro wrestling. My thx to NWA AEW NJPW MLW for their cooperation! Join us next week for The Librarian Peter Avalon Vs @DirtyDickinson! BE THERE!”
This week’s edition of Primetime Live featured The Pope (Elijah Burke) defeating Zicky Dice to win the NWA Television title.