All Elite Wrestling (AEW) has announced an AEW Women's Championship matches for the first two episodes of AEW Dynamite of the New Year.
AEW has announced that due to prior commitments, number-one contender Kris Statlander will no longer be challenging women's champion Riho on this Wednesday's episode of Dynamite from Jacksonville. Instead, Riho will defend the gold in a fatal-four way against Nyla Rose, Britt Baker, and Hikaru Shida.
Due to prior commitments, Kris Statlander will not be in Jacksonville to face Riho for the #AEW Women's World Championship on Wed, Jan 1st.— All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) December 27, 2019
Riho will still defend her championship in a 4 way match w/ Nyla Rose, Britt Baker & Hikaru Shida pic.twitter.com/3UVp5TfoZD
Statlander will then face the winner on the following Dynamite from Southaven.
However, we are excited to announce that Kris Statlander will face the winner at the #AEW Anniversary edition of Dynamite Wednesday, Jan 8th in Southaven, MS. Tickets for both shows can be found at https://t.co/5WsWwyDkwZ— All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) December 27, 2019