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The Women of Honor World Championship is a women's professional wrestling championship created and promoted by the American professional wrestling promotion Ring of Honor (ROH).

Women of Honor World Championship
Women of Honor championship.jpg
The Women of Honor World Championship belt
Details
PromotionRing of Honor
Date establishedDecember 15, 2017
Current champion(s)Kelly Klein
Date wonApril 6, 2019
Other name(s)
  • Women of Honor Championship

Contents

HistoryEdit

At Final Battle, December 15, 2017, it was announced that a tournament to crown the first ROH Women of Honor Championship will start on January 20, 2018. The tournament featured ROH regulars and wrestlers from ROH partner promotion World Wonder Ring Stardom (Stardom) as well.[1] During her reign the title was renamed to Women of Honor World Championship during the Ring of Honor Wrestling tapings on August 25, 2018.[2]

Since coming into existence, the WOH World Title has also been defended at Stardom events in addition to ROH shows.[3]

Inaugural championship tournamentEdit

Qualifying matchesEdit

Ring of Honor Wrestling tapings – June 29 and June 30 (2300 ArenaPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania)
No. Results Stipulations
1 Jessie Brooks defeated Gabby Ortiz Women of Honor Championship Qualifying Match
2 Brandi Rhodes defeated Stella Grey Women of Honor Championship Qualifying Match

Tournament bracketEdit

First Round Quarterfinals
Semifinals
Final
        
Mandy Leon Pin[4]
Madison Rayne
Mandy Leon
Kelly Klein KO
Jessie Brooks
Kelly Klein Pin
Kelly Klein Sub
Mayu Iwatani
HZK
Mayu Iwatani Pin
Mayu Iwatani Pin
Deonna Purrazzo
Deonna Purrazzo Sub
Holidead
Kelly Klein
Sumie Sakai Pin
Jenny Rose
Kagetsu Pin
Kagetsu
Sumie Sakai Pin
Hana Kimura
Sumie Sakai Pin
Sumie Sakai Pin
Tenille Dashwood
Stacy Shadows
Tenille Dashwood Pin
Tenille Dashwood Pin
Brandi Rhodes
Karen Q
Brandi Rhodes Pin

Title historyEdit

NamesEdit

Name Years
Women of Honor Championship December 15, 2017 – August 25, 2018
Women of Honor World Championship August 25, 2018 – present

ReignsEdit

As of September 14, 2019.

Key
No. Overall reign number
Reign Reign number for the specific champion
Days Number of days held
+ Current reign is changing daily
No. Champion Championship change Reign statistics Notes Ref.
Date Event Location Reign Days
1 Sumie Sakai April 7, 2018 Supercard of Honor XII New Orleans, LA 1 251 Defeated Kelly Klein in the tournament final to become the inaugural champion. During her reign the title was renamed to Women of Honor World Championship [5][6]
2 Kelly Klein December 14, 2018 Final Battle New York City, NY 1 58 This was a Four Corner Survival match, also involving Madison Rayne and Karen Q. [7]
3 Mayu Iwatani February 10, 2019 Bound By Honor Miami, FL 1 55
4 Kelly Klein April 6, 2019 G1 Supercard New York City, NY 2 161+ [8]

Combined reignsEdit

As of September 14, 2019.

Indicates the current champion
Rank Wrestler No. of
reigns
Combined
days
1 Sumie Sakai 1 251
2 Kelly Klein 2 219+
3 Mayu Iwatani 1 55

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Meltzer, Dave (December 15, 2017). "ROH FINAL BATTLE 2017 LIVE RESULTS: CODY VS. DALTON CASTLE". Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Retrieved December 15, 2017.
  2. ^ Rose, Bryan. "WILL OSPREAY TO CHALLENGE FOR THE ROH TITLE AT DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR". Wrestling Observer. Retrieved August 25, 2018.
  3. ^ WOH World Champion to defend at Korakuen Hall - ROH Wrestling.com
  4. ^ https://twitter.com/totaldivaseps/status/962471063274819584
  5. ^ Rose, Bryan. "ROH SUPERCARD OF HONOR XII LIVE RESULTS: KENNY OMEGA VS. CODY". Wrestling Observer. Retrieved April 7, 2018.
  6. ^ Rose, Bryan. "WILL OSPREAY TO CHALLENGE FOR THE ROH TITLE AT DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR". Wrestling Observer. Retrieved August 25, 2018.
  7. ^ Powell, Jason. "12/14 Powell's ROH Final Battle 2018 live review: Jay Lethal vs. Cody for the ROH Title, Frankie Kazarian and Scorpio Sky vs. The Briscoes vs. The Young Bucks in a Ladder War for the ROH Tag Titles, Jeff Cobb vs. Adam Page for the ROH TV Title". Pro Wrestling Dot Net. Retrieved December 14, 2018.
  8. ^ "4/6 ROH and NJPW G1 Supercard results: Powell's live review of Jay White vs. Kazuchika Okada for the IWGP Hvt. Championship, Jay Lethal vs. Matt Taven vs. Marty Scurll in a three-way ladder match for the ROH Title, Tetsuya Naito vs. Kota Ibushi for the IWGP Intercontinental Championship, and more". Pro Wrestling Dot Net. Retrieved April 6, 2019. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)

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