MCW Pro Wrestling, formerly known as Maryland Championship Wrestling, is a regional independent wrestling promotion based in Baltimore, Maryland.

Rivaling other east coast independent promotions such as East Coast Wrestling Association, Jersey All Pro Wrestling and the Mid-Eastern Wrestling Federation, Maryland Championship Wrestling had many of the top cruiserweight and independent wrestlers in the region including current World Wrestling Entertainment and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling wrestlers such as Christian York, Danny Doring, Mickie James, Amazing Red, Orlando Jordan, A.J. Styles, Joey Matthews, Samoa Joe and The Hardy Boyz with Amy Dumas.

Wrestling Society X wrestler, Ruckus as well as other independent wrestlers from the area and throughout the country are current regulars in the promotion. Other mainstays such as Axl Rotten, Balls Mahoney, Chris Chetti, Mikey Whipwreck and Stevie Richards also regularly competed in the promotion while wrestling for Extreme Championship Wrestling.

Championships and accomplishments

Current champions

Championship Champion(s) Defeated Date Won Location
MCW Heavyweight Championship Ryan McBride The Bruiser October 24, 2015 Joppa, MD
MCW Rage Television Championship Ken Dixon Billy Gunn March 19, 2016 Frederick, MD
MCW Tag Team Championship The Broken Hardys (Broken Matt & Brother Nero) The Ecktourage (Eric Chapel and Dirty Money) March 3, 2017 Joppa, MD
MCW Women's Championship Brittany Blake Renee Michelle June 10, 2016 Joppa, MD
Shane Shamrock Memorial Cup Lio Rush n/a July 16, 2016 Joppa, MD

Defunct Championships

Championship First Champion Final Champion Date Retired
MCW Light Heavyweight Championship Shane Shamrock Shane Shamrock August 18, 1998
MCW Cruiserweight Champion Ryan McBride Adam Flash July 11, 2009

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