First AEW Owen Hart Cup Match Announced

First AEW Owen Hart Cup Match Announced AEW

Ahead of the Forbidden Door pay-per-view, Tony Khan has announced the first AEW Owen Hart Foundation Tournament Match.

At AEW Double Or Nothing 2024, AEW CEO Tony Khan and Dr. Martha Hart announced that the winners of the 2024 Owen Hart Cup Tournament will get a shot at the AEW World and Women’s World Championships at All In London in August.

This has led to top stars entering the field for this year’s tournament, such as Bryan Danielson, NJPW’s Shingo Takagi and PAC.

Ahead of this Wednesday’s show, AEW President Tony Khan announced the first tournament match with PAC facing Claudio Castagnoli in an Owen Hart Cup Men’s Tournament Quarterfinal Match on the June 19 episode. The post reads:

Tomorrow, this Wednesday 6/19
@TBSNetwork Live in Fairfax, VA
Wednesday Night

@owen_foundation Cup
Men’s Quarterfinal

The Owen Hart Foundation Cup kicks off live on Wednesday Night Dynamite Claudio vs PAC

Also announced for this Wednesday’s broadcast, MJF will face RUSH in the show’s opening match without commercial interruptions.

Meanwhile, AEW World Champion Swerve Strickland will go face-to-face with Will Ospreay ahead of their Forbidden Door main event.

Also, Orange Cassidy will team with Kyle O’Reilly, Mark Briscoe and Dante Martin to face NJPW’s Zack Sabre Jr., Roderick Strong, Kyle Fletcher and Konosuke Takeshita in an All Star 8-Man Tag.

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1 month ago by SP3



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