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Ring of Honor

Ring of Honor Wrestling Entertainment, LLC, better known as Ring of Honor (ROH) is an American professional wrestling promotion based in Baltimore, Maryland. It is a subsidiary of Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG). For the longest time it was the third largest wrestling promotion in USA after WWE and Impact Wrestling; it is now the second biggest promotion overtaking Impact Wrestling.


Ring of Honor has always laid more focus on in-ring action rather than elaborate storylines and characters. Many current WWE Superstars like Seth Rollins, Daniel Bryan, Samoa Joe, and AJ Styles are former Ring of Honor Superstars.


Ring of Honor was privately owned by founder Rob Feinstein until 2004 and the promotion was under the ownership of Cary Silkin from 2004 to 2011, before being sold to Sinclair.


Ring of Honor has a tie-up with New Japan Pro Wrestling and the talent are actively exchanged and most of the talent, such as Young Bucks and Cody, work for both promotions.


Ring of Honor had a humble beginning and did not have a TV deal for a long time, making money only via ticket sales and Videotapes. A little-known fact about ROH is that WWE legend Eddie Guerrero was also a part of the promotion for a brief period, wrestling under the name Eddy Guerrero.


On May 2, 2007, Ring of Honor announced the signing of a PPV and VOD deal with G-Funk Sports & Entertainment to bring ROH into homes with In Demand Networks, TVN, and the Dish Network. The first pay-per-view, titled "Respect is Earned", taped on May 12, first aired on July 1 on Dish Network.


On October 26, 2008, the company announced the departure of head booker Gabe Sapolsky, and he was replaced by Adam Pearce, who currently works with WWE.


On January 26, 2009, Ring of Honor announced that it had signed an agreement with HDNet Fights for a weekly television program. It was only after the TV deal that Ring of Honor announced the ROH Television Championship which came into being in 2010; this was the second singles championship for ROH after the ROH World Championship.


On June 22, 2014, Ring of Honor held their first live pay-per-view event,Best in the World, from the Nashville State Fairgrounds in Nashville, Tennessee. The event was well received and marked the first time that a live ROH broadcast was accessible to over 60% of American homes.


The ROH has an array of Championships including the World Championship, TV Championship, Women's Championship, Tag Team Championship as well a 3-man Tag Team Championship.

Ring of Honor has a working relationship with not only NJPW, but other major promotions such as PWG and Pro Wrestling Noah as well.

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Wheeler Yuta retains the ROH Pure Championship against 23-year-old AEW star at Death before Dishonor
Wheeler Yuta retains the ROH Pure Championship against 23-year-old AEW star at Death before Dishonor

Wheeler Yuta retains the ROH Pure Championship against 23-year-old AEW star at Death before Dishonor

Former WWE Superstar Claudio Castagnoli wins first title since leaving the promotion at ROH Death Before Dishonor
Former WWE Superstar Claudio Castagnoli wins first title since leaving the promotion at ROH Death Before Dishonor

Former WWE Superstar Claudio Castagnoli wins first title since leaving the promotion at ROH Death Before Dishonor

ROH Death Before Dishonor 2022 Preview and Predictions
ROH Death Before Dishonor 2022 Preview and Predictions

ROH Death Before Dishonor 2022 Preview and Predictions

Former champion in Tony Khan's AEW could reportedly be a part of major upcoming pay-per-view
Former champion in Tony Khan's AEW could reportedly be a part of major upcoming pay-per-view

Former champion in Tony Khan's AEW could reportedly be a part of major upcoming pay-per-view

Former Intercontinental Champion deletes tweets about Marty Scurll bookings
Former Intercontinental Champion deletes tweets about Marty Scurll bookings

Former Intercontinental Champion deletes tweets about Marty Scurll bookings

"If Tony needs me to go" - WWE legend uncertain about his status for upcoming event
"If Tony needs me to go" - WWE legend uncertain about his status for upcoming event

"If Tony needs me to go" - WWE legend uncertain about his status for upcoming event

Tony Khan confirms next ROH pay-per-view name and location
Tony Khan confirms next ROH pay-per-view name and location

Tony Khan confirms next ROH pay-per-view name and location

TNA veteran teases the idea of potentially working with Tony Khan's AEW
TNA veteran teases the idea of potentially working with Tony Khan's AEW

TNA veteran teases the idea of potentially working with Tony Khan's AEW

"I said that" - Top WWE Superstar claims Samoa Joe is one of the greatest wrestlers of all time
"I said that" - Top WWE Superstar claims Samoa Joe is one of the greatest wrestlers of all time

"I said that" - Top WWE Superstar claims Samoa Joe is one of the greatest wrestlers of all time

6 Best rivalries of AJ Styles from the Indies
6 Best rivalries of AJ Styles from the Indies

6 Best rivalries of AJ Styles from the Indies

Former ROH World Champion speaks out on Tony Khan's purchase of the promotion
Former ROH World Champion speaks out on Tony Khan's purchase of the promotion

Former ROH World Champion speaks out on Tony Khan's purchase of the promotion

"I think we have rejuvenated a lot of interest in the business" - Tony Khan discloses his plans for ROH
"I think we have rejuvenated a lot of interest in the business" - Tony Khan discloses his plans for ROH

"I think we have rejuvenated a lot of interest in the business" - Tony Khan discloses his plans for ROH

"Only to kiss the a** of your boss" - Jim Cornette blasts former WWE Champion for his recent comments
"Only to kiss the a** of your boss" - Jim Cornette blasts former WWE Champion for his recent comments

"Only to kiss the a** of your boss" - Jim Cornette blasts former WWE Champion for his recent comments

"It's been a place that has provided some of the best wrestlers" - FTR on what they expect from ROH after AEW acquisition
"It's been a place that has provided some of the best wrestlers" - FTR on what they expect from ROH after AEW acquisition

"It's been a place that has provided some of the best wrestlers" - FTR on what they expect from ROH after AEW acquisition

ROH Supercard of Honor Results: 3 title changes, Samoa Joe returns, Major heel turn (1st April 2022)
ROH Supercard of Honor Results: 3 title changes, Samoa Joe returns, Major heel turn (1st April 2022)

ROH Supercard of Honor Results: 3 title changes, Samoa Joe returns, Major heel turn (1st April 2022)

AEW star demands Tony Khan sell ROH to him; wants to change the company's logo 
AEW star demands Tony Khan sell ROH to him; wants to change the company's logo 

AEW star demands Tony Khan sell ROH to him; wants to change the company's logo 

"It's not built into my contract" - Tony Khan on doing what he can to bring ROH back to TV
"It's not built into my contract" - Tony Khan on doing what he can to bring ROH back to TV

"It's not built into my contract" - Tony Khan on doing what he can to bring ROH back to TV

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