Monday, December 6, 2021

AEW News

Randy Orton Praises AEW Dynamite, Cody vs. Sammy Guevara

Randy Orton praised the premiere of AEW Dynamite during a Brad Radke gaming stream. "The AEW looked f***ing cool, huh? Did you watch that show...

Chris Jericho On WWE Being Embarrassed By AEW, Getting Destroyed On Night One

AEW World Champion Chris Jericho explained how WWE was embarrassed with Dynamite destroying NXT in viewership this week in new comments made to Complex.com. "I...

AEW Has Policy That Bans Anti-WWE Signs At Shows

On this week’s premiere episode of AEW Dynamite on TNT, there was a sign in the crowd that read, “Vince Fears Ratings.” For...

TNT President On AEW Dynamite Winning The Night From WWE NXT

TNT President Kevin Reilly weighed in on AEW Dynamite crushing WWE NXT in viewership this week in new comments made to Variety.com: ”This is a...

AEW vs NXT – Week 1

Here is a breakdown of how I, Jason, felt the first week of AEW vs NXT went! This will be a weekly report and...

AEW Dynamite Crushes WWE NXT Viewership In Week 1

AEW Dynamite crushed WWE NXT in viewership during their first head-to-head challenge. Dynamite drew 1.409 million viewers on TNT to WWE NXT’s viewership of 891,000...

Preliminary Numbers Show Ratings Victory For AEW Dynamite Over WWE NXT

AEW Dynamite defeated WWE NXT in the overnight ratings from Nielson, according to Ryan Glasspiegel. He reports Dynamite did a 0.7 and NXT did a...

WWE Congratulates AEW On Premiere – Says It’s A Marathon, Not One-Night Sprint

WWE issued the following official statement about last night's premiere of AEW Dynamite on TNT: "Congratulations to AEW on a successful premiere. The real winners...

Riho On Title Win, Schiavone Reacts To Return, AEW Hype In Full Swing

- Riho commented the following about being the inaugural AEW Women’s Champion: https://twitter.com/riho_gtmv/status/1179633294595547137 - Tony Schiavone gave me chills when he welcomed the audience to TNT...

Early AEW Viewership Note, Backstage News On Hager Being Signed/Bellator, Jericho Stable

- Dave Meltzer noted that last night’s AEW Dynamite had over triple the viewers on Playstation Vue than NXT and was the third most-watched...

Tony Khan Says AEW Has Better Wrestlers Than NXT, Attendance, What You Didn’t See

- AEW Founder and President Tony Khan turned some heads with a quote he gave The Los Angeles Times prior to the Dynamite premiere,...

Jake Hager Makes Surprise Debut At Conclusion Of AEW Dynamite Premiere

Jake Hager, the former Jack Swagger from WWE, made his debut with All Elite Wrestling during the premiere episode of Dynamite on TNT Wednesday...

AEW Dynamite Preview Show Draws Impressive Audience

It may be time to adjust our expectations for the viewership numbers for the premiere of AEW Dynamite that just concluded on TNT. The “Road...

Celebrities Film Backstage Segment At AEW Dynamite

Jay and Silent Bob, whose real names are Jason Mewes and Kevin Smith respectively, were at tonight’s AEW Dynamite taping at the Capital One...

Inaugural AEW Women’s World Champion Crowned On Dynamite

Riho won the AEW Women's World Championship in a match against Nyla Rose on the premiere episode of AEW Dynamite Wednesday night on TNT. The...

Big Update On AEW Dynamite In The UK

Tony Khan provided the following update about AEW Dynamite in the United Kingdom: https://twitter.com/TonyKhan/status/1179420340428185601 Follow @wrestlepages

Why Chris Jericho Was Crowned AEW Champion, Goals Of Dynamite’s Premiere

Matt Jackson says the decision to crown Chris Jericho the first AEW World Champion was based on the fact he’s the most famous guy...

Chris Jericho’s Partners Revealed For AEW Dynamite, More AEW News

- AEW has announced Santana & Ortiz, formerly known as LAX, will team with AEW World Champion Chris Jericho to face Kenny Omega &...

AEW Dynamite Available On TSN Streaming Platforms Beginning Tomorrow Night

As reported earlier here at WrestlePages.com, AEW Dynamite will air live weekly in Canada on TSN. However, rather than airing on regular TSN,...

Cody On Truth Behind Rhodes Name, Omega Disparaging NXT, More

Cody Rhodes participated in a media conference call on Tuesday to hype the premiere of AEW Dynamite. Below are some notes from the...

AEW Dynamite To Air Live On TSN In Canada

AEW Dynamite will air live each Wednesday night at 8 PM ET on TSN in Canada, per Dave Meltzer. No further details are available at...

Former WWE World Champion To Make Surprise Appearance On AEW Dynamite?

Sports Illustrated reports former WWE World Champion Jack Swagger, whose real name is Jake Hager, could make a surprise appearance on AEW’s Dynamite premiere...

AEW Announces Merchandise Partnership With Hot Topic

AEW and Hot Topic have formed a new partnership to sell AEW's merchandise. New shirts will be available at their stores and online starting on...

Location Announced For AEW Dynamite’s December 4th Episode

AEW announced on Monday that their Dec. 4th episode will emanate from the State Farm Center in Champaign, IL. Tickets go on sale this Friday...

AEW Wednesday Night Dynamite Show Open

The AEW on TNT Twitter account, posted the official show opening of Wednesday Night Dynamite. You can see it below here: https://twitter.com/AEWonTNT/status/1178701174989455360?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1178701174989455360&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cagesideseats.com%2F2019%2F9%2F30%2F20891543%2Fwatch-aew-dynamite-opening-video-tnt Follow @wrestlepages

Nick Jackson On Going Too Far At AEW’s All Out

Nick Jackson of The Young Bucks admitted in a new interview with Bleacher Report that they almost went too far in the Escalera De...

Cody Rhodes Admits CM Punk Made AEW Look Like “Dumbasses”

Cody Rhodes said the following in an interview with Collider Live about recent comments CM Punk made about AEW in an interview with ESPN: “He...

Brandi Rhodes On AEW Making Women’s Division Immediate Priority

AEW Chief Brand Officer Brandi Rhodes recently spoke with TVInsider.com where she hyped next week’s Dynamite premiere on TNT. In the interview, she...

Dustin Rhodes Issues Statement To AEW Workers Ahead Of Premiere

Dustin Rhodes issued the following statement to everyone working for AEW ahead of next week’s Dynamite premiere on TNT: https://twitter.com/dustinrhodes/status/1177714386582028288 Follow @wrestlepages

AEW Plus Subscription Coming To FITE TV For Global Fans

AEW Plus will be available on FITE.TV for global fans in countries such as the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, Japan, Italy, Spain, Chile, Brazil...

TNT And AEW Already Talking About Adding Second Show

Brett Weitz, who is the General Manager of TNT, TBS and truTV, confirmed in comments to TheWrap.com they are already talking about a second...

Match Added To AEW Premiere

On the newest episode of Road to AEW on TNT, Tony Schiavone announced a new match for the Oct. 2nd episode of Dynamite. Hangman Page will take...

AEW’s Nyla Rose Apologizes For Controversial Response To Fan On Twitter

AEW star Nyla Rose generated controversy with a response to a fan on Twitter. Rose, who is transgender, responded with the following to...

Cody Releases Statement On Upcoming Premiere Of AEW Dynamite

Cody Rhodes issued the following statement about the premiere of AEW Dynamite on TNT next week: "We're eight days out from the most significant night...

Cody Rhodes Reveals AEW Dynamite TV Rating, Wants Fan Feedback

Cody Rhodes stated via his Twitter account that AEW Dynamite will be rated TV-14. This will continue to establish the company as an alternative to...

Adam Page Confirmed For AEW Dynamite Premiere

AEW announced on Monday that "Hangman" Adam Page will appear on the AEW Dynamite premiere episode on Oct. 2nd on TNT. https://twitter.com/AEWrestling/status/1176179533071945731 Expect Page to be...

Kevin Sullivan Reportedly Leaving Impact Wrestling For AEW

POST Wrestling is reporting that Impact Wrestling's Vice President of Production Kevin Sullivan has given his notice to the company because he is AEW-bound. The...

Kylie Rae Returns To The Ring After Hiatus

Former AEW star Kylie Rae returned to the ring on Saturday at a Freelance Wrestling event, replacing Shotzi Blackheart in her scheduled match against...

AEW Negotiating TV Deal In UK, Nick Jackson Compares NXT To Impact

The Young Bucks did an interview with TalkSport.com, which will be published in its entirety soon. The interview included some noteworthy items. - AEW...

Matt Hardy on AEW

During an interview with Inside the Ropes hosted by Kenny McInstosh, Matt went on to talk about AEW and how it could actually be...

David Benoit Wants to Join AEW

In a recent interview with Pro and Bro Podcast with Fred Rosser, David Benoit (Son of Chris Benoit), appeared and was interviewed about his...

AEW Releases First Trailer For Dynamite

As noted earlier here at WrestlePages.com, AEW confirmed their Wednesday night show on TNT will be called Dynamite. The show will premiere with a live...

Kenny Omega Says AEW Will Showcase Real Stars, Not Developmental Talent

Kenny Omega isn’t bothered by WWE NXT going head-to-head with AEW Dynamite on cable television every Wednesday night. In new comments made in an interview...

AEW Confirms Name For Wednesday Night Show On TNT

AEW confirmed on Thursday their Wednesday night television show on TNT will be called Dynamite. Here’s the official announcement from Twitter: https://twitter.com/AEWonTNT/status/1174745403218022400 This was essentially...

Cable TV Guides Reveal All Elite Wrestling: Dynamite Wednesdays On TNT

Updating an item from yesterday about AEW calling their Wednesday night show on TNT Dynamite, Xfinity calls the show All Elite Wrestling: Dynamite on...

AEW Tag Team Tournament Bracket Revealed

On the newest episode of Road to AEW on TNT on its Youtube channel, Tony Schiavone announced the tag team tournament bracket. The tournament will...

AEW Looking To Name Wednesday Show On TNT “Dynamite”

AEW has applied for the trademark “All Elite Wrestling: Dynamite,” according to Heel By Nature. The promotion has also filed for the trademark...

New Match Revealed For AEW Debut On TNT

AEW has announced MJF vs. Brandon Cutler will take place on their TNT debut episode in Washington, D.C. on Oct. 2nd. https://twitter.com/CodyRhodes/status/1173673496645382145 Below is the updated...

AEW Announces November 20th Show Location

AEW posted on Twitter, that the Nov 20th episode of AEW on TNT will take place from the Indiana Farmers Coliseum in Indianapolis, In. Tickets...

Joey Janela Issues Statement On Big Cass Incident

AEW star Joey Janela issued a statement via Twitter on his encounter with Big Cass at the WrestlePro event on Saturday night: "Not gonna elaborate...