• Kyle O’Reilly Issues Statement After His AEW Debut, Adam Cole Comments
Former WWE NXT Tag Team Champion Kyle O’Reilly made his All Elite Wrestling debut on last night’s episode of AEW Dynamite “Holiday Bash”.
Kyle and Bobby Fish helped Adam Cole in defeating Orange Cassidy in the opening match of the show.
You can watch his debut below:
O’Reilly issued the following statement after his All Elite Wrestling debut:
“Life is crazy and I’m very grateful that my professional wrestling abilities have taken me to a new frontier in which to explore my a$$-kicking ways. Proud to be apart of AEW and thanks to Tony Khan for the opportunity.
If you’re a fan of mine from elsewhere I hope you continue to support me. If you’re new to KOR prepare to see a man that pours his f’n soul into that ring every night and has an unquenchable thirst for cans of whoop a$$.
Also, reDRagon is back!!!”
Adam Cole wrote the following on Twitter:
“The game has changed.”
— Adam Cole (@AdamColePro) December 23, 2021
After this debut, 3 out of 4 members of the Undisputed Era stable are now in AEW (Cole, Fish & O’Reilly – these 3 were the original members of this stable though), only Roderick Strong is still in NXT. He’s the Cruiserweight Champion over there and will be competing for the NXT North American Title in the coming weeks.
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• ON THIS DAY IN WRESTLING HISTORY (December 22, 1984) – Pro Wrestling USA
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on December 22, 1984, Jim Crockett Promotions (representing the NWA) and Verne Gagne’s American Wrestling Association aired an episode of their weekly joint TV Show ‘Pro Wrestling USA’.
The show featured pre-taped matches and interviews including several NWA & AWA Superstars.
Here’s the card:
Interview: Verne Gagne & Rick Martel
Jimmy Garvin vs. Jerry Monte
Interview: Jimmy Garvin
Rick Martel vs. Dennis Stamp
Video: Jimmy Valiant
Lucas & Zulu vs. The Road Warriors
Interview: The Road Warriors
Kamala vs. Steve O
Interview: Baron Von Rashke
The High Flyers/ & Curt Hennig vs. Steve Regal, Mr. Saito & Luke Graham