Shane Taylor is finally getting his title shot.
Ring Of Honor confirmed RUSH will defend his ROH World Championship against Taylor on the February 27 episode of ROH TV. The match was the first of two title matches confirmed on the latest episode of ROH Week By Week with Quinn McKay.
This will be RUSH’s first big test with Ring Of Honor since the promotion announced he signed a new contract with them. Taylor won a fan poll to earn the title show last month; he posted the following in response to the match being official now:
The match EVERYBODY has been talking about will happen the weekend of February 27th.
Shane Taylor vs Rush for the @ringofhonor World Championship!
Check out https://t.co/fMLa50WzhF to find out EVERY possible way to watch.
— The Baddest of All Time (@shane216taylor) February 9, 2021
In addition to the World Championship match, ROH also announced a Tag Team Championship that will take place on the same episode of ROH TV on February 27. As seen on this week’s episode of ROH Week By Week, Jay Lethal and Jonathan Gresham will defend their titles against opponents that will be announced in the near future.