Davey Richards joins MLW, debuting on 7/10

Originally published at Davey Richards joins MLW, debuting on 7/10

Major League Wrestling’s season concluded several weeks ago and their season finale ended with Myron Reed regaining the World Middleweight Championship by defeating Lio Rush.

Today, MLW kicked off their 2021 Draft ahead of their return on July 10th at the 2300 Arena which will be in front of fans. The #1 pick in the draft was former 5-time TNA World Tag Team Champion Davey Richards.

Richards is returning to the ring on 5/22 for the first time since 2017. He’ll be in action for the Global Syndicate Wrestling promotion.

The NUMER 1 pick Davey Richards will be making his MLW debut on July 10th!#MLWDRAFT | 📺https://t.co/siAhzfC8E2 pic.twitter.com/KDlszL0pif

— MLW on VICE | Saturdays (@MLW) May 20, 2021

Richards stepped away from wrestling due to the amount of surgeries he underwent during his amateur and pro wrestling careers.

While he was with TNA, a doctor told him that he had the knee of a 70-year old. The MLW draft is continuing on the lead up to the organization’s return.