Major Update On Next AEW Battle Of The Belts Show

Big change confirmed for AEW Battle Of The Belts IV.

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All Elite Wrestling's next Battle Of The Belts show is no longer set to go head to head with WWE Extreme Rules 2022.

Per TNT's programming listings for next week (h/t PWInsider), AEW Battle Of The Belts IV will air at 11 PM EST on Friday 7 October. This means the show will broadcast immediately after that evening's episode of Rampage.

Battle Of The Belts typically airs on a Saturday evening. Had that been the case this time around, the show would likely have clashed with WWE's next premium live event, which is set for 8 October.

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AEW has its Rampage and Battle Of The Belts IV booked for an 8 PM ET start in Washington, DC's Entertainment & Sports Arena on 7 October. This will be the promotion's second show in the building that week, with the 5 October Dynamite also taking place there.

AEW's first three Battle Of The Belts events aired to varying levels of critical acclaim earlier this year. The last event, BOTB III, aired on 5 August and was headlined by a well-received ROH World Championship match between Claudio Castagnoli and Konosuke Takeshita. The promotion had yet to announce anything for BOTB IV at the time of writing.

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Andy has been with WhatCulture for six years and is currently WhatCulture's Senior Wrestling Reporter. A writer, presenter, and editor with 10+ years of experience in online media, he has been a sponge for all wrestling knowledge since playing an old Royal Rumble 1992 VHS to ruin in his childhood. Having previously worked for Bleacher Report, Andy specialises in short and long-form writing, video presenting, voiceover acting, and editing, all characterised by expert wrestling knowledge and commentary. Andy is as much a fan of 1985 Jim Crockett Promotions as he is present-day AEW and WWE - just don't make him choose between the two.