AEW has officially announced two segments for August 9, 2023 episode of AEW Dynamite, and a match for AEW Women’s Champion between Hikaru Shida and Anna Jay.
During August 2 episode of AEW Dynamite, Matt Menard told Jericho that the Jericho Appreciation Society has a mandatory meeting next week, and he has to be there. At the August 5 episode of AEW Collision, AEW Confirmed that Chris Jericho is set to hold a court session with Anna Jay, Tay Melo, Matt Menard, Angelo Parker, Sammy Guevara, and Daniel Garcia at the August 9 episode of AEW Dynamite.
Additionally, Hikaru Shida will defend her AEW Women’s World Championship against Anna Jay on the August 9 episode of AEW Dynamite. Hikaru Shida won the championship by defeating Toni Storm in the August 2 episode of AEW Dynamite. The upcoming match will mark her first title defense.
The #JAS’s Anna Jay's first match in #AEW was against Hikaru Shida, and three years later she is challenging the NEW #AEW Women’s World Champion for her title NEXT WEDNESDAY on #AEWDynamite LIVE at 8/ 7c on TBS!— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) August 6, 2023
Watch #AEWCollision LIVE on TNT!@annajay___ | @shidahikaru pic.twitter.com/YBXcTo8VMM
MJF and Adam Cole segment is also set for the August 9 episode of AEW Dynamite. During the August 2 episode of AEW Dynamite, Cole and MJF agreed on the AEW World Championship match at the main event of AEW All In 2023 PPV event.
The August 9, 2023, episode of AEW Dynamite will be live from Nationwide Arena, Columbus, OH, US. Below is the complete line-up for the show:
- MJF and Adam Cole Speak
- Hikaru Shida vs Anna Jay – AEW Women’s Championship
- Jericho Appreciation Society Meeting
- Jack Perry(c) vs Rob Van Dam – FTW Championship
- Lucha Brothers (Penta El Zero Miedo & Rey Fenix) vs Blackpool Combat Club (Jon Moxley & Claudio Castagnoli)
- The Hardys(Matt Hardy & Jeff Hardy) vs The Young Bucks (Matt Jackson & Nick Jackson)