All Elite Wrestling just announced that the AEW World Title will be defended on TNT. The episode on which it will be defended will be the third TNT episode. It will take place on the 16th of October in Philadelphia according to the schedule.
As noted, All Elite Wrestling announced a while back that they will be airing their weekly show on TNT. This was big news, as TNT belongs to the Turner Group. WCW was also part of that group. AEW will have its first ever AEW World Champion on the 31st of August at the AEW All Out Pay-per-view.
Chris Jericho will fight Adam Page for the title. We do not know who will challenge Page or Jericho for the title on the third TNT episode. Here is the lineup for the TNT shows: Wednesday, October 2 Premiere Episode
Capital One Arena, Washington, DC
* Jon Moxley appears live
* Cody Rhodes vs.
* The Young Bucks and Kenny Omega vs. Chris Jericho and two mystery partners
* The first-ever AEW Women's Champion will be crowned Wednesday, October 9
Agganis Arena, Boston
* Jon Moxley vs. Shawn Spears
* The Young Bucks vs.
Private Party in an AEW Tag Team Titles tournament match Wednesday, October 16
Liacouras Center, Philadelphia
* First-ever AEW World Title defense, Chris Jericho or Adam Page vs. TBA