Claudio Castagnoli will defend his Ring of Honor Championship for the first time at the Battle of the Belts event.
The show will be taped on Friday, when AEW will hold a live edition of Rampage in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
As announced on the July 29 episode of AEW Rampage, Claudio Castagnoli will defend the Ring of Honor World Championship for the first time on Saturday, August 6, against Konosuke Takeshita. Claudio defeated Jonathan Gresham to win the title at ROH Death Before Dishonor, and he’s wasting no time proving he will be a fighting champion.
The Last Battle of the Belts was held on April 15. Sammy Guevara defeated Scorpio Sky to win the TNT title, Jonathan Gresham defeated Dalton Castle to retain the ROH World title, and Thunder Rosa defeated Nyla Rose to retain the AEW Women’s World title.
More matches will be announced soon.
AEW Battle of the Belts – August 6
- ROH World Championship: Claudio Castagnoli (c) vs. Konosuke Takeshita