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AJ Styles On Why He Turned Down TNA Hall Of Fame Offer

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (July 27, 1986) – WWF All American Wrestling

On this day in 1986, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF All American Wrestling’.

It featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to ‘WWF The Big Event’.

The card can be found right here:

U.S. Express vs. Al Navarro & Gino Carabello

WWF Update – The Machines

Jake Roberts vs. Frankie Lane

Ken Resnick interviews Junk Yard Dog

Harley Race vs. Tony Atlas (Boston Garden)

Hulk Hogan & Paul Orndorff vs. Big John Studd & King Kong Bundy

Ken Resnick interviews Jake Roberts

• AJ Styles On Why He Turned Down TNA Hall Of Fame Offer

While speaking on his Twitch stream, WWE Intercontinental Champion AJ Styles revealed that TNA IMPACT Wrestling wanted to induct him in their Hall Of Fame, but he turned down the offer.

Below is what he said:

“It was offered to me but I was working for ROH and NJPW at the time and I said, ‘I’m not doing that.’ I’m not going to a TNA event when I’m working for someone else, I didn’t think it was right, and I was still wrestling.

I always think it’s weird when people are still wrestling and you want to put them in the Hall of Fame. Wait until they retire. As long as I’m working for WWE, I definitely wouldn’t do it. Not saying I wouldn’t ever, but if I’m working for another company, I’m not doing it.”

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