After requesting a real challenge for his next title defense, Buddy Murphy will face a real uphill battle at Royal Rumble when he takes part in a fatal four-way match.
His challengers will be determined in the following qualifying matches to take place over the next two weeks on 205 Live:
- Kalisto vs. Lio Rush
- Akira Tozawa vs. Drew Gulak
- Cedric Alexander vs. Hideo Itami