Top Star Challenges ‘Anybody Else In Chicago’ To Show Up For AEW Collision

Top Star Challenges ‘Anybody Else In Chicago’ To Show Up For AEW Collision AEW

ROH TV Champion Samoa Joe has issued an interesting challenge ahead of the debut episode of AEW Collision on June 17.

The first episode of the new show will emanate from the United Center in Chicago, Illinois.

Speaking on the Kick Rocks Podcast, Samoa Joe confirmed that he will be in the arena for that taping.

Challenging local competitors to show up, Samoa Joe said:

I know I’m gonna be there (debut of AEW Collision). Anybody else in Chicago wanna show up, they can be there too. We’re gonna find out.

Joe was previously touted as a ‘headline star‘ of the new brand in AEW’s press release following the announcement of Collision.

The popular star recently commented on AEW’s large roster, and how the Collision show will help the promotion.

A major Chicago star who could be set to appear on the debut episode is CM Punk, with previous reports stating that the former AEW World Champion would be returning to TV on June 17.

There has been a lot of uncertainty surrounding CM Punk’s status for Collision in recent weeks, for the latest on CM Punk and AEW Collision click here.

Full results from AEW Double Or Nothing 2023 were as follows:

HOOK, Jeff Hardy & Matt Hardy def. Austin Gunn, Colten Gunn & Ethan Page

International Championship Blackjack Battle Royal – Orange Cassidy (c) def. 20 others, last eliminating Swerve Strickland

Unsanctioned Match – Adam Cole def. Chris Jericho

AEW World Tag Team Championship (Special Guest Referee Mark Briscoe) – FTR (c) def. Jay Lethal & Jeff Jarrett

TNT Championship Ladder Match – Wardlow (c) def. Christian Cage

AEW Women’s World Championship – Toni Storm def. Jamie Hayter (c)

AEW World Trios Championship Open House Rules Match – Brody King, Buddy Matthews & Malakai Black (c) def. The Acclaimed & Billy Gunn

TBS Championship – Jade Cargill (c) def. Taya Valkyrie

TBS Championship – Kris Statlander def. Jade Cargill (c)

AEW World Championship – MJF (c) def. Darby Allin, Jack Perry, Sammy Guevara

Anarchy in the Arena – Bryan Danielson, Claudio Castagnoli, Jon Moxley & Wheeler Yuta def. Adam Page, Kenny Omega & Young Bucks thanks to interference from Konosuke Takeshita w/Don Callis

Transcription via POST Wrestling

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4 months ago by Sanchez Taylor


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