Here is your Spoiler Free Wrestling update for October 23rd, 2018.
Cody vs Beretta Announced For Global Wars Toronto
Ring of Honor announced today that Cody will defend the IWGP United States Championship against Beretta on the Global Wars Toronto show November 11th. Beretta had challenged Cody while working the commentary booth during the Road to Power Struggle tour. Cody then asked his followers on Twitter whether or not he deserved the shot.
— Cody Rhodes (@CodyRhodes) October 18, 2018
Jay Lethal will also defend the ROH World Championship on the same night against Kenny King.
“Switchblade” Jay White Says He Has Someone From CHAOS Working For Him On The Inside
Jay White dropped some interesting news during a backstage interview from the Road to Power Struggle tour. He was speaking to Okada when he said he’s got someone working for him on the inside of CHAOS.
“I’ll let you in on another thing,” White said backstage from Road to Power Struggle night 2. “I actually have someone working for me on the inside of CHAOS. Now, hold on to that thought.”
White comes in around 2:30 in the video below.
White and Bad Luck Fale will face Kazuchika Okada and Beretta on November 3rd at Power Struggle.
Territory reports went up this weekend:
Weekly Territory Reports:
Roman Reigns Battling Leukemia
Roman Reigns announced last night he is battling Leukemia. He also revealed he has battled the disease once before but had been in remission for 11 years. We put out a video earlier today regarding an article from 2015 which references Reigns having to cut his football career short due to illness.
Paul Heyman’s speech last night spoke to his admiration for Reigns:
“It is humbling to be amongst the members of that locker room tonight and to have been in the presence of such courage and such greatness” Paul Heyman
Reigns also released the following statement today:
Thank you to everyone who’s reached out…I can’t put into words what it means to me.
Your energy and positivity motivate me to get better quickly to get back in the ring, but for now I’m going to spend time with my family and focus on health.
Thank you – Joe/Roman
— Roman Reigns (@WWERomanReigns) October 23, 2018
October 23rd, 2018
Newark, New Jersey
- Daniel Bryan & AJ Styles vs the Usos
- MizTV w/ Rey Mysterio
- Naomi vs Mandy Rose
- Fallout from Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair altercation at the WWE PC
- Rusev vs Aiden English