This week, Ring Of Honor (ROH) revealed how they will determine the challenger for the ROH World Championship match at their upcoming ROH Glory By Honor event.
Rush will make the first defense of his ROH World Championship at the show airing live via the HONOR CLUB digital streaming service on Saturday, October 12th at the UNO Lakefront Arena in New Orleans, Louisiana.
ROHWrestling.com released the following announcement:
15 MEN TO COMPETE IN BATTLE ROYAL FOR SHOT AT ROH WORLD TITLE THAT SAME NIGHT IN NEW ORLEANS
Fifteen ROH stars will compete in a battle royal at Glory By Honor in New Orleans on Oct. 12, with the winner receiving a title shot against ROH World Champion RUSH that same night.
So far, the following competitors have been announced for the battle royal:
-- Kenny King
-- Joe Hendry
-- Silas Young
-- Josh Woods
-- Rhett Titus
-- Beer City Bruiser
-- Brian Milonas
-- Shaheem Ali
This will be the first title defense for RUSH, who defeated Matt Taven to win the championship at the Death Before Dishonor pay-per-view on Sept. 27.
Who will be the last man standing in the battle royal? Will that man walk out of New Orleans as the new ROH World Champion? Join us live in person or streaming for HonorClub to find out!
ROH PRESENTS GLORY BY HONOR
SATURDAY, OCT. 12, 7 PM CENTRAL
UNO LAKEFRONT ARENA
6801 FRANKLIN AVE
NEW ORLEANS, LA
15-MAN BATTLE ROYAL
ROH WORLD TITLE MATCH CHAMPION RUSH vs. BATTLE ROYAL WINNER
FINAL BATTLE NO. 1 CONTENDER TOURNAMENT SEMIFINALS
PCO vs. DALTON CASTLE
MARTY SCURLL vs. JAY LETHAL
PCO/CASTLE WINNER vs. SCURLL/LETHAL WINNER
ROH WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPION TITLE MATCH
CHAMPIONS JAY & MARK BRISCOE vs. LUKE & PJ HAWX
ALEX SHELLEY vs. JONATHAN GRESHAM
SPECIAL GUEST: LANNY POFFO
Rajah.com Social Media Interaction* Follow Rajah head writer Matt Boone on Twitter @MattBoone1984
* Follow the official Rajah account on Twitter @Rajah_News
* Follow Rajah owner Rajah Kumar on Twitter @RajahNews
* Follow the official Rajah Instagram account at Instagram.com/RajahNews
* Follow the official Rajah Facebook page at Facebook.com/RajahWWF
* Join the official Rajah Forums by signing up at Forums.Rajah.com
* Chat with other fans about this article in the official Rajah Disqus feed below, or at Disqus.com/home/forums/rajahcom