ROH Announces World Title Challenger Tournament, Winner Gets A Shot At Final Battle

ROH revealed this morning that there will be an eight person single elimination tournament to determine the #1 contender for the ROH World Title at December’s upcoming Final Battle event. The ROH website gave details as to the what, the how and the when of the bracket, stating that opening round matches will take place at the  Death Before Dishonor pay-per-view. Details below:

One of the most important tournaments in Ring of Honor history begins next month to determine who challenges for the richest prize in the sport at ROH’s biggest show of the year.

Eight top contenders will compete in a single-elimination tournament, with the winner facing the ROH World Champion (currently Matt Taven) at the Final Battle pay-per-view in Baltimore on Dec. 13.

First-round matches will take place at Sam’s Town Live in Las Vegas at the Death Before Dishonor pay-per-view on Friday, Sept. 27 and Death Before Dishonor Fallout on Saturday, Sept. 28.

The competitors in the No. 1 contender’s tournament and the date, location and ticket information for the semifinals and finals will be announced later this week on

Join us live in Las Vegas for the Death Before Dishonor pay-per-view and Death Before Dishonor Fallout or streaming for HonorClub to watch the No. 1 contender’s tournament first-round matches and many more exciting matchups!