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AJ Styles-Unranked last week; IWGP Heavyweight Champion defeated Karl Anderson on 8/4 and Yujiro Takahashi at New Japan on 8/6, Togi Makabe on 8/8, but lost to Tanahashi on 8/10. He has won 12 of 15 matches, overall.
Hirohoshi Tanahashi-Unranked last week; Defeated Shelton Benjamin on 8/4 and Yuji Nagata on 8/6 at New Japan, lost to Davey Boy Smith Jr. on 8/8, and then defeated AJ Styles to place 3rd in the G1 Climax Tournament. He has won 8 of 11 matches, overall.
Shinsuke Nakamura-Unranked last week; Defeated Satoshi Kojima on 8/4, Doc Gallows on 8/6, Bad Luck Fale on 8/8 at New Japan, but lost to Okada in the finals of the G1 Climax Tournament on 8/10. He has won 8 of 9 matches, overall.
Kazuchika Okada-Unranked last week; Defeated Hirooki Goto on 8/4, Lance Archer on 8/6, Minoru Suzuki on 8/8 at New Japan and then defeated Nakamura on 8/10 to win the G1 Climax Tournament. He has won 6 straight matches and 9 of 11, overall.
Michael Hayes-Unranked last week but received votes; OVW TV Champion defeated Shiloh Jonze on 8/6 to retain the title. According to cagematch.net, he has won 8 straight matches with his last loss coming on 6/18/14.
Zack Sabre Jr.-Unranked last week; Defeated Hajime Ohara and Jinzo on 8/8 and then won a 13 Man Battle Royal the same day at NOAH. He has won 5 of his last 6 matches (including the Battle Royal).
Michael Elgin-Unranked last week; ROH World Champion (and AIW Absolute Champion) defeated Cedric Alexander on 8/9 to retain the title. He has won 2 straight matches, 8 straight singles matches, and is 8-1-1 in his last 10 matches, overall.
Davey Vega-Unranked last week, #10 two weeks ago; AIW Intense Champion defeated Bobby Beverly, Flip Kendrick, Ashley Sixx, Joshua Singh, and Alex Daniels on 8/8 to retain the title. According to cagematch.net, he has won 3 straight matches.
Drew Galloway-Unranked last week; NEW EVOLVE Champion after defeating Chris Hero on 8/8, retained the title on 8/9 vs. Anthony Nese, but lost to Ricochet on 8/10 to go 2-1 on the weekend.
Ricochet-Unranked last week; DGUSA Open the Freedom Gate Champion teamed with Rich Swann to lose to Anthony Nese & Caleb Konley on 8/8, but bounced back with wins vs. Matt Sydal on 8/9 and Drew Galloway on 8/10.
Hy Zaya-Unranked last week; Winner of the 1st Annual CCW JC Bailey Memorial Tournament and then defeated Harry Palmer at IWA Mid-South on 8/10.
Kay Lee Ray-Unranked last week; NEW SWE Speed King Champ after beating Martin Kirby on 8/9 for the title. She defeated Kris Travis by DQ the same day and then won a 4 way vs. Robbie X, Jimmy Havoc, & Zak Northern on 8/10 to retain the title and to go 3-0 on the weekend. She has won 4 straight matches.
Brad Attitude-Unranked last week; Defeated Roy Wilkins and Chet Sterling to go 2-0 at the CWF Mid-Atlantic Johnny Weaver Memorial Cup 2014 on 8/9. He has won 4 straight matches there.
Chasyn Rance-Unranked last week; FIP Florida Heritage/USCW Cruiserweight Champion defeated Maxwell Chicago on 8/9 to retain the FIP Florida Heritage Title. He has won 5 straight matches.
Caleb Konley-Unranked last week; Teamed with Anthony Nese to defeat Rich Swann & Ricochet on 8/8, defeated Johnny Gargano on 8/9, but lost to Chris Hero on 8/10 to go 2-1 on the weekend.
Chase Owens-Ranked #1 last week; NWA Junior Heavyweight Champion and NEW Mid-Atlantic Junior Heavyweight Champion after defeating Sigmon on 8/6 and 8/9.
Chase Matthews-Unranked last week; NEW PWAS Cruisercore Champion after defeating FIA, Breyer Wellington, The Unknown Create A Wrestler, Joseph Schwartz, and Sabu in a Ladder Match on 8/8. Lost to Jack Thriller, Russ Jones, and Scotty Young in a 6 Man at Strong Style Wrestling on 8/9, but teamed with Thunderkitty to defeat Randi West and Joseph Schwartz at IWA Mid-South on 8/10 to go 2-1 on the weekend.
Brian Blade-Unranked last week; MWA Champion defeated Austin Storm on 8/9 to retain the title.
Mikey Webb-Unranked last week; LPW Champion defeated “The Wildman” Kongo on 8/9 to retain the title.
Russ Jones-Unranked last week; Defeated Necro Butcher at PWAS on 8/8 and then teamed with Jack Thriller and Scotty Young to defeat Chase Matthews, Dany Shay, and Alexander Kirk on 8/9 at Strong Style Wrestling to go 2-0 on the weekend.
Kongo Kong/Osyris-Ranked #4 last week; IWA World Champion defeated D1W Champion Madman Pondo at Strong Style Wrestling on 8/9 and then defeated John Wayne Murdoch to retain the title on 8/10.
Lee Byford-Unranked last week; Defeated Jeff Gant at IWA Mid-South on 8/9 and then defeated Jake Parnell at IWA on 8/10 to go 2-0 on the weekend.
Jack Thriller-Unranked last week; Teamed with Scotty Young and Russ Jones to defeat Chase Matthews, Dany Shay, and Alexander Kirk on 8/9 at Strong Style Wrestling and then defeated Johnny Long, American Viking, Have Mercy Percy Davis, and Christian Skyfire in a Scramble Match at IWA Mid-South on 8/10 to go 2-0 on the weekend.
BJ Whitmer-Unranked last week; IWA East Coast Champ teamed with Jimmy Jacobs to defeat Caprice Coleman and Takaaki Watanabe on 8/9 at ROH and then won a #1 Contendership 5 Way at IWA Mid-South on 8/10, defeating Ace Perry, Gary Jay, Reed Bentley, and Shane Mercer to go 2-0 on the weekend.
Mitch Page-Unranked last week; Teamed with Mistress Burgandi on 8/9 at IWA Mid-South to defeat Joseph Schwartz & Randi West and then defeated Derek Neal and Zodiak on 8/10 to go 2-0 on the weekend.
Bill Black/Will White-Unranked last week; Squared Circle Live Premier Champion defeated Ashley Sixx on 8/10 to retain the title.
Jeremy Prophet-Unranked last week; IWE Juniorweight Champ defeated Jason Rumble in a No DQ Match on 8/8, Marq Quen in a Last Man Standing Match on 8/9, and Johnny Craig on 8/10 to go 3-0 on the week with 3 title defenses.
Scott Wild-Unranked last week; Defeated Tommaso Ciampa on 8/8 and then became NEW IWE Heavyweight Champion after defeating Joseph Primer on 8/9 to go 2-0 on the weekend.
Timothy Thatcher-Unranked last week; Lost to Drew Gulak at EVOLVE on 8/8, but defeated Biff Busick on 8/9, and James Raideen on 8/10 to go 2-1 on the weekend.
Mark Haskins-Unranked last week; SWE Heavyweight Champion lost to Tommy End by DQ on 8/9, teamed with Robbie X to defeat The Sumerian Death Squad on 8/9, and then defeated Roderick Strong on 8/10 to retain the title.
Mark Coffey-Unranked last week; ICW Zero-G Champion defeated Kenny Williams to retain the title on 8/10.
Damian Dunne-Unranked last week; PWK Wrestle Midlands Champion lost to Wild Boar in a 3 Way also involving Tyler Bate on 8/8 at FCP, defeated Tyler Bate on 8/10 to retain the title and then teamed with Pete Dunn and Chris Ridgeway to defeat Mark Andrews, Chris Brookes, & Nixon to go 2-1 on the weekend.
Xandra Bale-Unranked last week; NEW PWE Flame Title Champion after defeating Addy Starr, Jewells Malone, and Leah Von Dutch on 8/10.
Ryan Swift-Unranked last week; PWE Cruiserweight Champion defeated Ashley Sixx to retain the title on 8/10.
Ricky Williams-Unranked last week; IYFW New Breed Champion defeated Maximu Suave on 8/9 to retain the title.
Roman Dominguez-Unranked last week; IFYW Heavyweight Champion defeated Elite Terrell on 8/9 to retain the title.
Chuck Lennox-Unranked last week; MCW Rage Television Champion defeated Shaun Cannon on 8/8 to retain the title.
Tyler Bateman-Unranked last week; NEW Santino Bros Submission Champion after defeating Famous B on 8/8 to win the title.
John Greed-Unranked last week; Went 3-0, defeating Kirk Warmack and then The Goat Brigade at SMASH on 8/9, then defeated Ethan Page at SCL on 8/10.
Sebastian Suave-Unranked last week; Went 2-0, defeating Shane Sabre and then The Goat Brigade at SMASH on 8/9.
RJ City-Unranked last week; Defeated John Atlas at PWE on 8/10 and then won a 6 Man Tag at SCL the same day.
Beautiful Beaa-Unranked last week; First ever SCPW Canadian Hybrid Champion after defeating 5 other men in an Elimination Match on 8/10. Also defeated Jaxon Jarvis on 8/9.
Channing Decker-Unranked last week; Went 2-0, defeating Mike Rollins on 8/10 at SCL and Brandon Thurston at SCPW on 8/10.
Uhaa Nation-Unranked last week; Lost a tag match on 8/5 vs. Eita & T-Hawk, but won on 8/6 in a tag vs. Jimmyz, defeated Gamma on 8/8, defeated Yosuke Santa Maria on 8/9, and then defeated The Jimmyz in a 6 Man Tag on 8/10 to go 3-1 on the weekend at Dragon Gate.
Rich Swann-Unranked last week; Lost a tag match to Anthony Nese & Caleb Konley on 8/8 at EVOLVE, then beat Chris Hero on 8/9, and then Johnny Gargano on 8/10.
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