Extreme Rising forced to reschedule Pittsburgh event due to weather

The steel cage being set up for the main event. (Vaughn Johnson/Staff)

UPDATE 7:37 p.m.: Extreme Rising has announced another change to its Pittsburgh show. The show has now been moved up to Saturday, May 3.

As reported earlier, the show was originally scheduled to take place Saturday, Feb. 8, but it was pushed back to Saturday, May 10 due to inclement weather in the Pittsburgh area.

From earlier: Philadelphia-based wrestling promotion Extreme Rising has been forced to reschedule its show in Pittsburgh due to inclement weather and a state of emergency in Pennsylvania.

The show was set to take place Saturday, Feb. 8, but the weather conditions in the Pittsburgh area has forced the promotion to push the show all the way back to Saturday, May 10. The show will still take place at the Irish Centre in the Squirrel Hill section of Pittsburgh.

To those who purchased tickets for the event, Extreme Rising will honor all tickets purchased for Saturday’s show at the rescheduled show in May.

For more information on the rescheduling, visit the promotion’s Facebook page HERE.