Chris Jericho and Hangman Adam Page will go at it at AEW All Out on August 31 for the AEW World Championship, and the date for the first defense of the title has been revealed.
AEW announced on Twitter it will take place on October 16, the third week of the promotion’s weekly show on TNT, emanating from the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA.
The FIRST defense of the #AEW World Championship will be made Wed, October 16th at the @LiacourasCenter when @AEWonTNT broadcasts LIVE from Philadelphia! Tix go on sale this Fri, Aug 16th at Noon ET / 9am PT – https://t.co/mxiUPGTZnl pic.twitter.com/hjRvPFGPKV
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) August 14, 2019
Of course, we don’t know who exactly will be contesting the match, but we do know it’ll be either Jericho or Page defending the title.
You can buy tickets for the show from Friday noon ET at this link.