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Dragon Gate USA (DGUSA) is an Americanmarker professional wrestling promotion founded in 2009 as an international expansion of the Japanesemarker promotion Dragon Gate.

Gabe Sapolsky, former head booker of Ring of Honor, serves as the promotion's Vice President.

History

Dragon Gate USA features regular members of the Dragon Gate roster, along with notable American talent. All Dragon Gate titles and champions are recognized by Dragon Gate USA.

In June 2009, it was announced that Dragon Gate USA had signed an agreement to film its shows for pay-per-view broadcast. In August 2009, it was announced that Dragon Gate USA had signed an agreement with The Fight Network to air DGUSA content on television.

The first Open the Freedom Gate Champion was crowned following a tournament held at DGUSA Freedom Fight on November 28, 2009. This is the main title of Dragon Gate USA.

Partnerships

Working agreements between Dragon Gate USA and the following promotions have led to interchanges in talent. Also, matches from these promotions have appeared on Dragon Gate USA DVD releases.



List of Dragon Gate USA Live Events

Pay-Per-View name Live event name Date filmed Date aired City Venue
Enter The Dragon Open The Historic Gate July 25, 2009 September 4, 2009 Philadelphia, Pennsylvaniamarker The Arenamarker
Untouchable Open The Untouchable Gate September 6, 2009 November 6, 2009 Chicago, Illinoismarker Congress Theatermarker
Freedom Fight Open The Freedom Gate November 28, 2009 January 22,2010 Philadelphia, Pennsylvaniamarker The Arenamarker
Fearless Fearless January 23, 2010 TBA Chicago, Illinoismarker Congress Theatermarker
- Open The Ultimate Gate March 26, 2010 - Phoenix, Arizonamarker Celebrity Theatre
Mercury Rising Mercury Rising March 27, 2010 TBA Phoenix, Arizonamarker Celebrity Theatre


Roster

Wrestlers



Stables and tag teams

  • Mike Quackenbush & Jigsaw
  • Kamikaze (Shingo Takagi, Dragon Kid & Yamato)
  • Real Hazard (Ryo Saito & Genki Horiguchi)
  • Warriors-5 (Cima & Susumu Yokosuka)
  • World-1 (Naruki Doi, BxB Hulk & Masato Yoshino)
  • The Young Bucks (Nick & Matt Jackson)


Other

  • Kevin Harvey - Live Event Host (September 6, 2009 - present)
  • Lenny Leonard – Commentator
  • Mike QuackenbushCommentator
  • Phil ColvinCommentator


Alumni



DGUSA Open the Freedom Gate Championship

The first holder of the Open the Freedom Gate Championship was crowned following a 14-man tournament held at DGUSA Freedom Fight on November 28, 2009.

Wrestler: Times: Date: Location: Notes:
BxB Hulk 1 November 28, 2009 Philadelphia, Pennsylvaniamarker Tournament final. Defeated Gran Akuma, Cima and Yamato in an elimination match.


References

  1. http://www.dgusa.tv/featurearticles1.htm
  2. http://pwtorch.com/artman2/publish/Other_News_4/article_32891.shtml
  3. http://thefightnetwork.com/news/wrestling/4240/dragon_gate_usa_partners_with_the_fight_network
  4. http://www.examiner.com/x-14674-NY-Pro-Wrestling-Examiner~y2009m7d26-Dragon-Gate-USA-Review-Open-the-Historic-Gate
  5. http://www.dgusa.tv/featurearticles39.htm
  6. http://www.dgusa.tv/newsalerts.htm
  7. http://www.dgusa.tv/newsalerts.htm


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