By Erik Beaston | On Twitter @ErikBeaston June 11, 2003 was the most significant night in the still-young history of Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. On that night, AJ Styles captured his first NWA World Heavyweight Championship, defeating Jeff Jarrett and Raven in a Three Way Dance and became the young face of the upstart promotion. Over the next 12 years, The Phenomenal One would develop … Continue reading AJ Styles’ First Title Win Provides Template for AEW’s Elevation of Hangman Adam Page
All Elite Wrestling just announced Jon Moxley’s opponent for his AEW debut at the upcoming FyterFest event. Looks like Moxley will now be doing battle with the “Bad Boy” Joey Janela. AEW had released a teaser video (above) featuring Joey Janela smoking a cigarette in Moxley’s face with Moxley taking it from him and then returning the favor. Fyter Fest is presented by AEW and … Continue reading AEW Confirms Jon Moxley vs Joey Janela & 2 More Matches for FyterFest Event
Shots fired. AEW just dropped a brand new Jon Moxley promo following their sold out “Double or Nothing” event at MGM Grand. In the promo above, the ex-WWE Superstar once known as Dean Ambrose drops some major bombs against his former employer. “One day they will all come to my funeral just to make sure I stay dead but today is not that day. I … Continue reading VIDEO: New Jon Moxley Promo: “This is an Official Declaration of War”
Them fightin’ words! This week in an interview with TV Insider, the first undisputed Champion in WWE history, Chris Jericho was asked about All Elite Wrestling’s new television deal with TurnerMedia and its impact on WWE. Jericho didn’t hold back. “I’m not surprised. I will say this…everyone in WWE owes Chris Jericho a thank you because the moment I signed with AEW, it became legit. … Continue reading “This is a War.”
All Elite Wrestling has officially signed with WarnerMedia which brings with it a return of weekly wrestling on TNT, the former home of WCW Monday Nitro. WCW Nitro was at the heart of the Monday Night Wars which saw the WWF (WWE) and WCW go head to head, ushered in the Attitude Era in WWF and was responsible for the creation of the NWO, stars … Continue reading AEW Officially Signs Deal with TNT
It’s been several days since Dean Ambrose shocked the wrestling world by returning to Twitter as his old moniker, Jon Moxley. There has been plenty of speculation over where Jon Moxley might land. The most popular theory is that he’s headed to All Elite Wrestling. But is Moxley really done with WWE? From what we’re hearing, the former Dean Ambrose is not accepting any offers … Continue reading Exclusive: Is Dean Ambrose Really Gone from WWE?
Well this is certainly interesting. Former WWE Superstar Dean Ambrose isn’t wasting any time returning to wrestling. He just published a bad ass new promo video under his old moniker, Jon Moxley. The video showcases the former WWE Champion breaking out of a prison. I don’t think we need to hypothesize over the meaning here. After reuniting one last time with the Shield on WWE … Continue reading VIDEO: Dean Ambrose Returns as Jon Moxley