Kris Statlander will defend her TBS title against Julia Hart at AEW WrestleDream 2023 PPV event.
During the September 23 episode of AEW Collision, Julia Hart defeated Keira Hogan in a one on one match. After that Brody King announced that Julia Hart had expressed her intention to challenge Kris Statlander for the AEW TBS Championship.
Julia Hart vs. Kris Statlander at #AEWWrestleDream for the TBS Title LIVE on PPV!— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) September 24, 2023
Will the challenge be accepted & made official?
Watch #AEWCollision LIVE on TNT!@TheJuliaHart | @callmekrisstat pic.twitter.com/aZx1VHu5Cm
After becoming a member of the House of Black, Julia Hart has accumulated an impressive 2023 record of 9 wins and 0 losses. Moreover, she has emerged victorious in her last 13 consecutive matches.
Hart is also set to take on Willow Nightingale in a match at AEW Dynamite September 27. The match was previously announced for this week’s Collision, but the commentary team informed that Hart sprayed paint on Willow’s face, rendering her unable to compete in the match. Hogan replaced Willow in the match.
Kris Statlander’s most recent title defense took place on the September 16th episode of AEW Collision, where she successfully defended her championship by defeating Britt Baker.
AEW WrestleDream 2023 PPV event is scheduled for October 1, 2023, at Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle, WA. TNT title bout is also set for the event where Christian Cage will face Darby Allin.