Former Ring of Honor Champion Nigel McGuinness made his long-awaited return to ROH, at the latest Supercard of Honor show.
The former Desmond Wolfe left the promotion in 2016, going on to sign with the WWE as part of their NXT Brand.
He commentated on a number of WWE shows, like NXT, NXT UK and 205 Live, but was fired from the company in October 2022.
Nigel McGuinness returned to Ring of Honor during their Supercard of Honor 2023 show, joining the commentary desk to take up his old position as a commentator.
McGuinness got a huge pop when he was announced as a new signing to ROH, less than six months after leaving the WWE.
He has not currently been confirmed to be wrestling for ROH in the future, given that he retired from the ring over a decade ago.
Nigel McGuinness’ last match in wrestling was against TJ Phillips at APWA 3rd Annual Holiday Grand Prix.The match took place on the 17th of December 2011 in West Virginia.
The American Pro Wrestling Alliance (APWA) was a local promotion that operated from 2011 to 2018, and was the home of McGuinness final match in wrestling.
Nigel McGuinness’ Ring of Honor return was 14 years after he last wrestled in the promotion, with his last ever match being against AEW’s Bryan Danielson.
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