Roderick Strong: “This is My Opportunity to Shut People Up”

Nick Paglino

New ROH World Champion Roderick Strong gives his first comments since becoming champion. Highlights:

The feeling of finally reaching the top in ROH after years of being with the company (1:30)

Being approached to work for TNA or WWE (2:54)

The importance of the World Title and his upcoming challengers (4:20)

The crowd at the Manhattan Centre for Glory by Honor 9 (6:38)

The company’s promotion of his title match with Tyler Black (8:20)

Household names with Haas / Benjamin coming to ROH (9:44)

Roderick Strong’s message to the fans (11:01)
 

EXCERPT: "To me this closes a chapter and opens a fresh one. Basically right now I have a lot of blank canvas and I can make the best of it, the worst of it, I just have an opportunity to show everybody that have both good and bad things to say about me and my value in terms of whether or not I can carry this company. I think this is my opportunity to shut a lot of people up."

 
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