All Elite Wrestling have announced that either Chris Jericho or Hangman Page will defend the AEW World Championship for the first time when the company heads to Philadelphia this October for their TV show on TNT.
Jericho will face off against Page to determine AEW’s first-ever World Champion at the August 31st AEW All Out pay-per-view in Chicago, Illinois.
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