Results from Best of the Best 16


After months of anticipation,  Best of the Best 16… “Grandest Tournament in CZW History…” took place in Orlando, FL!  This year’s tournament had the largest field of competitors in history with 16 men! Apart of the mega-sized tournament was Sami Callihan, Dezmond Xavier, Shane Strickland, Joey JanelaRicochetLio RushZachary WentzAnthony Henry“The Artist” Jake CristScorpio Sky, David StarrJason CadeDave Crist, AR FoxMichael Elgin, and Rey Fenix.  But of those 16 men…  Only one walked out with the title of Best of the Best!

But that wasn’t all…  As Lucha Libre Superstar Penta 0M entered the Combat Zone for the first time to take on Father Matthew Tremont.  Six men had the Ultimate Opportunity when they step into the Ultimate Opportunity Jackpot match, where the winner will get any match they want at any time.  The six men in this match included the returning Ethan Case, Caleb Conley, Ace Austin, Alexander James, Tony Deppen, and Rickey Shane Page.  The CZW World Championship was also on the line when Joe Gacy defended the title against Brain Cage!  All this and so much more went down at Best of the Best 16. Continue reading for the official quick results

Quick Results
Opening Ceremony with DJ Hyde

Shane Strickland def. Joey Janela, Lio Rush, and Dezmond Xavier to advance to Semi-Finals

AR Fox def. David Starr, Ricochet, and Jason Cade to advance to Semi-Finals

Michael Elgin def. Anthony Henry, Scorpio Sky, and Zachary Wentz to advance to Semi-Finals

David Crist def. Sami Callihan, Jake Crist, and Rey Fenix to advance to Semi-Finals

Joe Gacy def. Brian Cage to retain the CZW World Championship

CZW Wired Champion Yuma addresses the Combat Zone

Rickey Shane Page def. Ace Austin, Ethan Case, Caleb Konley, Alexander James, and Tony Deppen to win the Ultimate Opportunity Jackpot

Dave Crist def. Michael Elgin to advance to the Finals

Shane Strickland def. AR Fox to advance to the Finals

Father Matthew Tremont def. Penta 0M with Kevin Sullivan as Special Guest Referee

Announced at Best of the Best 16…  Atsushi Onita  to accept Father Matthew Tremont’s challenge on August 5th!

Dave Crist def. Shane Strickland to win Best of the Best 16

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