Jonathan Gresham was the face of Ring of Honor before the company went on hiatus for a reimagining. Gresham became the ROH Undisputed Champion at the Supercard of Honor PPV event earlier this month.

Click here for our full coverage of ROH Supercard of Honor from this month.

It was previously reported that Gresham is on his way to AEW following Tony Khan’s acquisition of ROH. Khan himself stated that Gresham would defend his title on AEW shows.

According to Fightful Select, Gresham is under an AEW contract that allows him to work ROH shows. Gresham is among a handful of ROH loyalists who joined the company’s rebranded version under AEW umbrella.

Over the past couple of months, Fightful has reported that Jonathan Gresham was AEW bound of sorts. Fightful has confirmed that in addition to the likes of Kaun and Toa Liona,

Jonathan Gresham was in fact signed to an AEW contract that will see him perform for the Ring of Honor brand. On Saturday’s Battle Of The Belts he’s actually defending the ROH Title on an AEW show against Dalton Castle.

In addition, Gresham is working next weekend’s IMPACT Wrestling Rebellion PPV. We’ve heard there are others on these types of contracts and are working to learn who they are. AEW has used the likes of Dalton Castle and Bobby Cruise in addition to their own AEW talent.

AEW will be holding Battle of the Belts II tomorrow (Saturday). The company has already announced three title matches for the TV special. You can check out the card down below.

  • Thunder Rosa (c) vs. Nyla Rose – AEW Women’s Championship Match
  • Scorpio Sky (c) vs. Sammy Guevara – AEW TNT Championship Match
  • Jonathan Gresham (c) vs. Dalton Castle – ROH World Championship Match

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Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab is a news writer at Ringside News. He has been an avid fan of professional wrestling since 2000. His earliest memories of pro wrestling involved The Rock taking on The McMahon-Helmsley faction in 2000. Outside of his writing responsibilities, Manik is a fan of fiction, thrillers, comics, manga and anime. He’s an occasional journalist and likes to spend his free time watching movies and reading stuff about politics, science, medicine, etc. Manik also enjoys jogs in the park and workouts in the gym.  Manik is also a big of rock bands including Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Metallica, Drowning Pool, Breaking Point, and Skillet. His current favorite wrestler is Kazuchika Okada and his favorite wrestler of all time is The Rock.

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