Riho was crowned AEW Women’s World Champion after defeating Nyla Rose on the debut episode of All Elite Wrestling: Dynamite on TNT earlier tonight.
The Japanese wrestler became the company’s inaugural Women’s Champion with a pinfall victory over Rose, who was wrestling in her hometown of Washington, DC.
Prior to the match, Britt Baker joined Jim Ross, Tony Schiavone, and Excalibur at the commentary desk and expressed her intention to challenge for the title in the near future.
Check out a video of Riho’s victory below.
— All Elite Wrestling on TNT (@AEWonTNT) October 3, 2019