Best in the World 2012: Hostage Crisis

Best in the World 2012: Hostage Crisis[1] was a professional wrestling Internet pay-per-view (iPPV) event produced by Ring of Honor (ROH) that took place on June 24, 2012 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York, New York.

Best in the World 2012: Hostage Crisis
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Promotional poster featuring ROH World Champion Kevin Steen
PromotionRing of Honor
DateJune 24, 2012
CityNew York, New York
VenueHammerstein Ballroom
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Best in the World 2012 featured professional wrestling matches involving different wrestlers from pre-existing scripted feuds, plots, and storylines that played out on Ring of Honor's (ROH) television programs. Wrestlers portrayed villains or heroes as they followed a series of events that built tension and culminated in a wrestling match or series of matches.


No. Results[2] Stipulations Times
1 The Briscoe Brothers (Jay Briscoe and Mark Briscoe) defeated The Guardians of Truth (with Truth Martini) Tag team match 06:00
2 Homicide defeated Eddie Edwards Singles match 12:45
3 Adam Cole defeated Kyle O'Reilly by submission Hybrid Fighting Rules match 12:38
4 Michael Elgin (with Truth Martini) defeated Fit Finlay Singles match 19:15
5 Mike Mondo defeated Mike Bennett (with Bob Evans and Maria Kanellis) Singles match 04:12
6 Roderick Strong (c) (with Truth Martini) defeated Jay Lethal and Tommaso Ciampa Three-Way Elimination match for the ROH World Television Championship 13:08
7 The All Night Express (Rhett Titus and Kenny King) defeated Wrestling's Greatest Tag Team (Shelton Benjamin and Charlie Haas) (c) Tag team match for the ROH World Tag Team Championship 22:51
8 Kevin Steen (c) (with Jimmy Jacobs) defeated Davey Richards (with Jim Cornette) Anything Goes match for the ROH World Championship 21:23
(c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match


  1. ^ ""BEST IN THE WORLD 2012" - NEW YORK CITY | ROH Wrestling". Retrieved 2018-01-15.
  2. ^ Meltzer, Dave (2012-06-24). "ROH Best in the World iPPV coverage from New York". Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Retrieved 2012-08-11.

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