This week, we’re asking this: With SHIMMER celebrating its ninth anniversary this weekend, we want to know: what is your favorite SHIMMER match? We’ve read your responses on our social media pages and picked some of the best submissions to highlight here on the website. As always, you can join the debate by leaving your comments!
- @AlisaCKost: It would have to be Mercedes Martinez vs. Sara Del Rey at the first SHIMMER show. It set the tone on what the promotion was about. [WATCH]
- @CatherineNikita: Nicole Matthews/Portia Perez vs Kellie Skater/Tomoka Nakagawa vs. Kana/LuFisto vs. Allysin Kay/Taylor Made from SHIMMER 53 is a fave of mine. [WATCH]
- @DJWeedPizza: Kellie Skater/Tomoka Nakagawa vs. Ray/Leon from volume 64.
- Eric Danforth: Sara Del Rey vs. Ayako Hamada from volume 28. Always. [WATCH]
- @KristianBronson: I’m going to go with Cheerleader Melissa vs. Madison Eagles from volume 44, as it was a hard hitting, awesome match! [WATCH]
- @KyleKiaree: Definitely Ayumi Kurihara/Ayako Hamada vs. Madison Eagles/Sara Del Rey from volume 43. Such a fun yet brutal war for the Tag Team Titles. [WATCH]
- Matthew Hollie: Cheerleader Melissa vs. Saraya Knight from volume 53. Classic match from start to finish. [WATCH]
- @MeaganG1990: Madison Eagles vs. Cheerleader Melissa from volume 44 for the SHIMMER Championship. I still get goose bumps watching that match. [WATCH]
- M-Kay Kelbert: Cheerleader Melissa vs. MsChif on volume 4. [WATCH] Ayako Hamada vs. Ayumi Kurihara on volume 38. [WATCH]
- @PocketVolcano: Impossible question! A few: Mia Yim vs. Hikaru Shida from volume 58; Ayako Hamada vs. Ayumi Kurihara from volume 38 [WATCH]; Kana vs. Hamada from volume 50 [WATCH]; Sara Del Rey vs. Mercedes Martinez from volume 1 [WATCH]; Madison Eagles vs. Serena Deeb from volume 41 [WATCH]; LuFisto vs Kana from volume 44 [WATCH]. All these are some of their greatest matches.
- Randi Parker: My favorite has to be Cheerleader Melissa vs. Saraya Knight in the Steel Cage match. [WATCH]
- Richard Dix: The first that always comes to mind is Melissa vs. Wesna KO or Submission match from volume 25 [WATCH].
- @thebitchrage: Madison Eagles vs. Sara Del Rey from volume 23 gave me chill bumps [WATCH]. Also LuFisto vs. Cheerleader Melissa from volume 62 was amazing [WATCH].
- @themib: Ayako Hamada vs. Kana from volume 50 comes to mind [WATCH].
And now we turn it over to you…
Give us your two cents! What is SHIMMER’s greatest match?