The French Connection was a wrestling event promoted by Ring of Honor. It took place on November 7, 2008 at the Centre Jean-Claude Malepart in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. This was the first show booked by Adam Pearce. This was also the first show where the was a standing 20 count on the floor for all matches, unlike past events were there were no countouts except for matches held under Pure Wrestling Rules.
- Dark match: Stupefied defeated Dan Paysan, Excess and Green Phantom in a Four Corner Survival match
- Erick Stevens defeated Eddie Edwards (w/ Sweet n' Sour Inc.)
- The Briscoe Brothers (Jay & Mark Briscoe) defeated Kenny King & Kenny Omega
- Necro Butcher defeated Brodie Lee by disqualification
- Jerry Lynn defeated Delirious
- Davey Richards (w/ Sweet n' Sour Inc.) defeated Roderick Strong
- Austin Aries & Bryan Danielson defeated The Age of the Fall (Jimmy Jacobs & Tyler Black)
- Nigel McGuinness defeated El Generico, Go Shiozaki and Kevin Steen in a Four-Way Elimination match to the ROH World Championship
- Generico was eliminated by Shiozaki via pinfall after McGuinness gave him a low blow followed by Shiozaki giving him a Go Flasher.
- Shiozaki was eliminated by Steen when he forced him to submit to a Sharpshooter.
- Steen was eliminated by McGuinness via pinfall after Jawbreaker Lariat.
|2008 Ring of Honor Events|
Proving Ground • Transform • Undeniable • Breakout • Without Remorse • Eye of the Storm • Sixth Anniversary Show • Double Feature (Night One) • Double Feature (Night Two) • Take No Prisoners • Dragon Gate Challenge II • Supercard of Honor III • Bedlam in Beantown • Injustice • Tag Wars • Return Engagement • Southern Navigation • A New Level • Up for Grabs • Respect is Earned II • Battle for Supremacy • Vendetta II • Northern Navigation • New Horizons • Fueling the Fire • Death before Dishonor VI • Age of Insanity • Night of the Butcher II • Battle of the Best • The Tokyo Summit • Glory by Honor VII • Return of the 187 • Ring of Homicide 2 • The French Connection • Bound by Hate • Driven • Escalation • Rising Above • Wrestling at the Gateway • Southern Hostility • All-Star Extravaganza IV • Final Battle