A tag team bout is now a singles bout.
Appearing on Busted Open Radio, Tony Khan announced that the tag team bout between Roppongi Vice (Trent Beretta & Rocky Romero) and The Young Bucks (Matt & Nick Jackson) is off due to medical protocol.
As a result, Nick Jackson will now face Trent Beretta in singles competition.
During his appearance, Tony also announced that Jon Moxley vs. Ethan Page will open the show while the AEW TBS Title bout between Jade Cargill and Anna Jay will serve as the main event.
---- 'TONY TIME' BREAKING NEWS— SiriusXM Busted Open (@BustedOpenRadio) January 21, 2022
Heard on @BustedOpenRadio FIRST - @TonyKhan just announced ...
Nick of @youngbucks will take on @trentylocks TONIGHT on #AEWRampage ----@davidlagreca1 @TheMarkHenry @AEW #AEW
Romero took to social media to reveal he tested positive for COVID.
Sorry everyone… Gonna have push back the RPG Vice reunion. COVID got me. Currently I’m feeling very mild symptoms. I’m vaxed and boosted so should kick right out of this!!— ROCKY ROMERO---- aka “Chico El Luchador” (@azucarRoc) January 21, 2022
Here is the current lineup for AEW Rampage:
AEW Rampage (1/21)
- Jon Moxley vs. Ethan Page
- HOOK vs. Serpentico
- TBS Championship: Jade Cargill (c) vs. Anna Jay
- Trent Beretta vs. Nick Jackson
Fightful will have live coverage of AEW Rampage beginning at 10 p.m. ET on Friday.
Fightful would like to send best wishes to Romero in his recovery.