What Culture Pro Wrestling have announced the following for the “Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017” to take place between March & August 2017.
The Pro Wrestling World Cup will run over ten separate dates beginning March 21st, featuring competitors from six continents competing in eight preliminary tournaments – to be held in several different countries.
The preliminaries will see eight men competing in a single fall elimination tournament. Each preliminary tournament will consist of competitors from a single country: Canada, England, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Scotland, USA. A tournament will also be held for competitors from the Rest Of The World, with eight further countries represented. Two winners will proceed from each tournament.
A two-night, 16-man, final will be held in the United Kingdom in the summer.
The first preliminary event to take place on March 21st will be the regional tournament for England, and is set to be held in Nottingham.
All Pro Wrestling World Cup tournament matches will be broadcast for free on the WCPW YouTube channel, with the two-night final being broadcast live.
WCPW have announced the brackets for the England & Scotland Qualifier, other entrants can also be seen below…
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: England Qualifier 21/3 Harvey Hadden Sports Village, Nottingham
England Qualifiers 1st Round
WCPW Tag Team Champion, Will Ospreay Vs Martin Kirby
Rampage Vs Nick Aldis
Marty Scurll Vs Zack Sabre Jr
Jimmy Havoc Vs Zack Gibson
England Qualifiers 2nd Round
Ospreay/Kirby Vs Rampage/Aldis
Scurll/ZSJ Vs Havoc/Gibson
PLUS The Bullet Club (WCPW Internet Champion, Cody Rhodes, ROH World Champion, Adam Cole & ROH World Tag Team Champions, The Young Bucks (Nick & Matt Jackson)) will ne in action!
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: Scotland Qualifier 23/3 Motherwell Concert Hall, Motherwell
Scotland Qualifiers 1st Round
WCPW World Champion, Drew Galloway Vs Mark Coffey
BT Gunn Vs Lewis Girvan
Joe Coffey Vs Liam Thomson
Joe Hendry Vs Kenny Williams
Scotland Qualifiers 2nd Round
Galloway/M Coffey Vs Gunn/Girvan
J Coffey/Liam Thomson Vs Hendry/Williams
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: Mexico Qualifier 30/4 Coventry Skydome, Coventry
Entrants: Rey Mysterio, Caristico, El Hijo De Dos Caras, Penta El Zero M, El Ligero, Alberto El Patron, Drago & Rey Fenix
Mexico Qualifiers 1st Round
Mexico Qualifiers 2nd Round
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: Germany Qualifier 2/7 Huxley’s Neve Welt, Berlin, Germany (In association with German Wrestling Federation)
Entrants: “Bad Bones” John Klinger, Crazy Sexy Mike, Axel Dieter Jr, Cash Money Erkan, Juvenile X, Pascal Splater, Lucky Kid & Tarkan Aslan
Germany Qualifiers 1st Round
Germany Qualifiers 2nd Round
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: United States Of America Qualifier Date & Venue To Be Announced
United States Of America Qualifiers 1st Round
United States Of America Qualifiers 2nd Round
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: Canada Qualifier Date & Venue To Be Announced (In association with SMASH Wrestling)
Canada Qualifiers 1st Round
Canada Qualifiers 2nd Round
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: Japan Qualifier Date & Venue To Be Announced
Japan Qualifiers 1st Round
Japan Qualifiers 2nd Round
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: Rest Of The World Qualifier Date & Venue To Be Announced
Rest Of The World Qualifiers 1st Round
Rest Of The World Qualifiers 2nd Round
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: Finals Stage 1 23/8 Venue To Be Announced
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: Finals Stage 2 24/8 Venue To Be Announced
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: Finals Night 1 25/8 Newcastle Sports Centre, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Pro Wrestling World Cup 2017: Finals Night 2 25/8 Newcastle Sports Centre, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Please note: Matches and card are subject to change | Source: What Culture Pro Wrestling