Tony Khan confirmed that AEW Women’s World Champion Toni Storm will defend the AEW Women’s World Championship on AEW Dynamite. Former champion Hikaru Shida will challenge Storm for the gold in a singles match. Shida defeated fellow former champion Nyla Rose on the July 28 episode of AEW Rampage. Storm and her Outcast stablemates stared Shida down to end the show.
Plus, Aussie Open (Kyle Fletcher and Mark Davis) will defend the ROH World Tag Team Championship against Komander and El Hijo Del Vikingo. Davis and Fletcher won the gold in a four-way match at ROH Death Before Dishonor. The match on Wednesday will mark their first defense. Komander is riding some momentum following his win over Kip Sabian on Rampage.
Updated AEW Dynamite Card
The updated card for the August 2 episode of AEW Dynamite can be seen below:
- AEW Women’s World Championship: Toni Storm (c) vs. Hikaru Shida
- ROH World Tag Team Championship: Aussie Open (Mark Davis & Kyle Fletcher) vs. Komander & El Hijo del Vikingo
- Anything Goes Match: Jon Moxley vs. Penta El Zero Miedo vs. Trent Beretta
- Chris Jericho & Konosuke Takeshita vs. Daniel Garcia & Sammy Guevara
- FTW Champion Jack Perry and Jerry Lynn face-to-face
WrestleZone will have coverage of AEW Dynamite as it airs on Wednesday.