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Chris Jericho is the brand new ROH World Champion.
Jericho wrestled Claudio Castagnoli within the opening match of the AEW Dynamite Grand Slam present inside Arthur Ashe Stadium. Jericho and Castagnoli will cordially to start out the match, however Jericho tried many underhanded techniques all through. Jericho tried to the use his bat as a weapon, however Castagnoli caught him and tossed it away. This precipitated a distraction with the referee, which led to Castagnoli nearly operating into her within the nook. Along with her again turned, Jericho linked with a low blow and adopted that with a Judas Impact for the win.
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) September 22, 2022
That is Jericho’s first run with the ROH World Championship. Castagnoli gained the championship from Jonathan Gresham on the ROH Demise Earlier than Dishonor occasion earlier this 12 months.