ROH moves 'Death Before Dishonor' to Philadelphia over COVID concerns

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Ring of Honor has opted to move the location of its September pay-per-view from Florida after concerns over the latest spike in COVID-19 cases within the state.

On Tuesday, the company confirmed it was moving the show out of Lakeland, Florida due to the surge in COVID-19 cases.

The event was originally set for the RP Funding Center and will now emanate from the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia on Sunday, September 12th.

From Ring of Honor:

The Death Before Dishonor pay-per-view on Sunday, Sept. 12 has been moved to the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia.

The show was originally scheduled to take place in Lakeland, Fla., at RP Funding Center, but the recent COVID-19 surge in the state necessitated the change in location.

The safety, health and well-being of our fans, talent and staff remain our top priority.

Those who purchased tickets for Lakeland will receive a full refund within seven business days.

Details regarding ticket sales for Death Before Dishonor in Philadelphia to be announced soon.

The company has not announced any matches yet for the September pay-per-view.

Their next shows are the Glory by Honor events on August 20 & 21 at the same arena in Philadelphia.