By James Caldwell, PWTorch assistant editor
Either Jay Lethal or Adam Cole will be defending the ROH World Title in a big title match announced for the “Field of Honor” show on August 27 in Brooklyn, New York.
ROH has announced Lethal vs. Cole vs. New Japan ace Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. former IWGP World Hvt. champion Naito in a Four Corner Survival match for the ROH Title in Brooklyn.
Lethal and Cole will first meet in a singles match for the ROH Title at the “Death Before Dishonor” PPV on August 19 in Las Vegas. The winner will be defending one weekend later against two of New Japan’s top stars.
Upcoming ROH Line-ups
August 19 “Death Before Dishonor” PPV – Las Vegas
- ROH World Title match: Jay Lethal vs. Adam Cole
- NEVER Openweight champion Shibata vs. Silas Young
- ROH TV Title match: Bobby Fish vs. Mark Briscoe
August 20 DBD Post-PPV TV taping – Las Vegas
August 27 Field of Honor – Brooklyn, N.Y.
- ROH World Title match: Jay Lethal vs. Adam Cole vs. Tanahashi vs. Naito
- Shibata vs. Kyle O’Reilly
- ROH vs. Bullet Club: Motor City Machineguns (Alex Shelley & Chris Sabin) & A.C.H. & Lio Rush vs. Bullet Club (Young Bucks & Hangman Page & Yujiro Takahashi) in an eight-man tag match