AEW has announced more matchups for next week’s Grand Slam Dynamite and Grand Slam Rampage from the legendary Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens, New York.
Claudio Castagnoli will defend the Ring of Honor World Championship against Chris Jericho on Wednesday, the first time Jericho has ever fought for the ROH top prize.
After his win over Matt Hardy, Darby Allin would be attacked by Brody King and Buddy Matthews. The House of Black then challenged Allin and Sting to a No DQ tag matchup for Grand Slam Rampage. The duo accepted.
Eddie Kingston made a promo about Sammy Guevara on tonight’s show. The two will finally meet at Grand Slam Rampage.
Diamante stepped up to Jade Cargill and challenged her to the TBS Championship. She also tells Cargill that she might be bringing a special guest.
Jungle Boy vs. Rey Phoenix and Ricky Starks vs. Powerhouse Hobbs added to Grand Slam Rampage.
There will be a Rampage Golden Ticket Battle Royale, with the winner having a shot at the AEW World Title.
Finally, Samoa Joe and TNT Champion Wardlow will team up to take on everyone who has staked Mark Sterling in a tag team match. While this is not confirmed, it is believed that their opponents will be Josh Woods and Tony Nese.
GRAND SLAM DYNAMITE: WEDNESDAY 21 SEPTEMBER
* ROH World Champion Claudio Castagnoli defends against Chris Jericho
* AEW World Trios Champion PAC defends its AEW All-Atlantic title against Orange Cassidy
* AEW Interim Women’s World Champion Toni Storm defends against Britt Baker, Athena and Serena Deeb in a Fatal 4 Way
* AEW World Tag Team champions Keith Lee and Swerve Strickland defend against The Acclaimed
* Final Grand Slam Tournament of Champions: Bryan Danielson vs. Jon Moxley for the vacant AEW world title
GRAND SLAM RAMPAGE: FRIDAY 23 SEPTEMBER
*FTW Champion Hook and Action Bronson vs. Matt Menard and Angelo Parker
* Sting and Darby Allin vs. Brody King and Buddy Matthews in a No DQ match
* ROH World Television Champion Samoa Joe and AEW TNT Champion Wardlow vs. Tony Nese and Josh Woods
* AEW TBS Champion Jade Cargill defends against Diamante (can be broadcast on Dynamite)
*Eddie Kingston vs. Sammy Guevara
* Rampage Golden Ticket Battle Royale (winner will receive future chance at the AEW world title)
* Rey Phoenix vs Jungle Boy
* Powerhouse Hobbs vs Ricky Starks