The 7th man entered into the 16th Annual ECWA SUPER 8 Tournament on April 7th, 2012 in Newark, DE is KYLE MATTHEWS!!! Kyle is a 9 year pro out of the Atlanta, Georgia area. He was trained by Georgia wrestling legend the late “Nightmare” Ted Allen and Jimmy Rave. Kyle has tournament experience as he competed in the Chikara Young Lions VI, 2011 Shamrock Cup and the NWA North American Title Tournament. Kyle has had great matches with ROH Champion Davey Richards, World Champion Daniel Bryan and NWA World Champion Adam Pearce. Kyle has worked for NWA, ROH, DG-USA and EVOLVE. Most recently, Klye wrestled Jon Davis of the Dark City Fight Club at EVOLVE on January 14, 2012 at the last event at the ECW Arena before renovations.
Rounding out the field of 8 this year is BANDIDO JR!!! Bandido Jr. is an 8 year pro out of North Jersey. He was trained by Homicide and his greatest inspiration, his father El Bandido. Bandido Jr has had many great battles in JAPW and many other northeast wrestling promotions. He recently joined the ECWA roster and has decided to wear the mask during his ECWA tenure to honor the tradition started by his father. With big wins over “Beautiful” Bobby Shields and Danny E, Bandido Jr has become one of the most popular wrestlers in the ECWA today. Bandido Jr. joins his tag team partner and good friend Azrieal (who he competed with in the recent ECWA K-CUP Tag Team Tournament and also holds the CZW Tag Team Titles with) in this year’s SUPER 8!!!
The complete list of this year’s competitors in the 16th Annual SUPER 8 is…
#1- “Greek God” Papadon
#2- Kekoa the Flyin Hawaiian
#3- Bobby Fish
#4- AMAZING RED
#6- “Handicapped Hero” Gregory Iron
#7- Kyle Matthews
#8- Bandido Jr.
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