Rush Wins ROH World Championship

Rush is the new ROH World Champion.

RUSH - ROH World Champion

Rush in the new ROH World Champion. He defeated Matt Taven last night in Las Vegas in the main event of ROH’s Death Before Dishonor PPV. Rush becomes the first Mexican-born wrestler to win the title.

Rush ends Matt Taven’s run as champion after 175 days. He is tied with Cody at 15th in terms of total days spent as champion. Taven successfully defended the title 11x during his reign.

ROH World Championship Statistics

Rush becomes the 26th wrestler to win the title and begins the 31st reign in the title’s lineage.

ROH Champions:

  1. Jay Lethal (2x) 707 combined days.
  2. Samoa Joe (1x) 645 days.
  3. Nigel McGuinness (1x) 545 days.
  4. Bryan Danielson (1x) 462 days.
  5. Adam Cole (3x) 445 days.
  6. Austin Aries (2x) 419 days.
  7. Jay Briscoe (2x) 375 days.
  8. Kevin Steen (1x) 328 days.
  9. Davey Richards (1x) 321 days.
  10. Takeshi Morishima (1x) 231 days.
  11. Tyler Black (1x) 210 days.
  12. Dalton Castle (1x) 197 days.
  13. Roderick Strong (1x) 189 days.
  14. Xavier (1x) 182 days.
  15. Cody (1x) 175 days.
  16. Matt Taven (1x) 175 days.
  17. Christopher Daniels (1x) 105 days.
  18. Eddie Edwards (1x) 99 days.
  19. Michael Elgin (1x) 76 days.
  20. Jerry Lynn (1x) 71 days.
  21. Homicide (1x) 56 days.
  22. Low Ki (1x) 56 days.
  23. CM Punk (1x) 55 days.
  24. James Gibson (1x) 36 days.
  25. Kyle O’Reilly (1x) 33 days.
  26. Rush (current) 1+ days.