Another singles match is added to ROH Final Battle 2023 card while more participants are also revealed for Survival of the Fittest match.
Former teammates Keith Lee and Shane Taylor have been at odds for a long time. Taylor interrupted Lee once again during Collision December 3 episode and challenged him for a match at Final Battle. Lee also accepted the challenge promptly. ROH made the match official via their social media accounts.
Lee teamed up with his former tag team partner Swerve Strickland to beat Shane Taylor and JD Griffey at Final Battle 2022. Lee was also on the winning side in a mixed tag team match at WrestleDream 2023 PPV where he teamed up with Satoshi Kojima, Athena and Billie Starkz to beat Taylor, Lee Moriarty, Diamante and Mercedes Martinez.
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Former tag team partners
Now bitter rivals@shane216taylor & @RealKeithLee will clash LIVE on Final Battle!
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As ROH on Honor Club matches were pre-taped after December 2 Collision episode where qualifiers for Survival of the Fittest match took place. Kyle Fletcher qualified by beating Gravity. Lee Johnson defeated Josh Woods while Lee Moriarty defeated Tracy Williams.
The match already had Willie Mack, Komander and Dalton Castle in the match. Now, all 6 members of this 6-way match are confirmed. ROH TV Championship will be on the line in this match.
The event is set to take place on December 15, 2023, in Garland, TX. Athena vs Billie Starkz match for ROH Women’s Championship was also added to the card last week. The updated card is as below:
- Athena(c) vs Billie Starkz – ROH Women’s Championship
- Willie Mack vs Komander vs Dalton Castle vs Kyle Fletcher vs Lee Johnson vs Lee Moriarty – Survival of the Fittest match for ROH TV Championship
- Keith Lee vs Shane Taylor