The Coronavirus outbreak has severely impacted various portions of the sports and entertainment worlds and within that, pro wrestling has been hit as multiple independent promotions and companies have announced the cancellation or postponement of their upcoming shows.
Due to the outbreak and government officials intervening in the state of New York, All Elite Wrestling announced that their March 18th show in Rochester, New York has been moved to Jacksonville, Florida at Daily’s Place. The show will air live on TNT and there will be a restricted attendance policy.
As a precautionary measure against COVID-19, we are relocating next week’s AEW DYNAMITE show on March 18 from Rochester, NY, to Jacksonville, FL. pic.twitter.com/4OGpiRW1oU
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) March 12, 2020
AEW will be coming to Rochester, New York on July 8th at the Blue Cross Arena. Those who purchased tickets to the Rochester show will be offered a refund at the point of purchase or they can use their ticket to get into the July 8th episode of Dynamite. Also, AEW announced that their March 25th ‘Blood & Guts’ show from the Prudential Center has been relocated as well. AEW is debuting in Newark on July 25th.
Scheduled for next week’s Dynamite is the revelation of The Exalted One, Fenix and Pentagon Jr. vs. Chuck Taylor & Trent, and a six-man tag team match between The Elite and The Inner Circle to determine who gets the ‘Blood & Guts’ match advantage.