Shane Douglas to appear at Extreme Rising show in Pittsburgh

Former ECW star Shane Douglas will be appearing at Extreme Rising’s show in Pittsburgh, Pa. Feb. 8, the promotion announced via a press release Tuesday.

In the press release, the promotion cited “legal circumstances beyond Extreme Rising’s control” as to why Douglas, a native of Pittsburgh, will be at the show.

Douglas helped start the promotion back in 2012, but separated himself from it after a series of cancellations in April of 2013.

Attempts to reach Extreme Rising promoter Steve O’Neill have been unsuccessful.

In other news, Extreme Rising released a YouTube promo video featuring Extreme Rising World Champion Stevie Richards.