MLW (Major League Wrestling) announced today that its July events, “Battle Riot” & “Never Say Never” have been rescheduled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
MLW Never Say Never, originally scheduled for July 16, will now take place on February 4, 2021 at the Melrose Ballroom in New York City.
Battle Riot, originally scheduled for July 18, will now take place on December 5, 2020 at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia.
All tickets purchased for the originally scheduled dates will be honored.
Statement below from MLW–
“The health and welfare of all MLW fans, athletes, crew and staff are our highest priority. The 2300 Arena box office will be reaching out directly to all ticket holders.
For the past several weeks, MLW has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation with medical experts and city and state officials. Even though there have been signs of relaxation in recent weeks regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, MLW continues to pay particular attention to our responsibility to protect the health of everyone involved. Accordingly, MLW has postponed and rescheduled MLW’s July events.
“To our fans we thank you for your support as we all work through this,” said MLW CEO Court Bauer. “Our thoughts go out to those directly affected as well as those on the frontlines.”
The league remains focused on a return after suspending promoting live events, however is proceeding with an abundance of caution.
At the appropriate time, the league will communicate plans for promoting live events outside of the temporary hiatus and update the status of league events.
We wish you all continued health during these trying times.”