Scrapped New Tag Team Partner For Chris Jericho In AEW Revealed

2 months ago by Taylor Sanchez

Scrapped New Tag Team Partner For Chris Jericho In AEW Revealed AEW

The scrapped plans for a Chris Jericho AEW tag team, prior to his recent heel turn, have now been revealed.

Jericho officially turned heel on the March 9 edition of Dynamite, forming the Jericho Appreciation Society with Jake Hager, Daniel Garcia, and Angelo Parker & Matt Menard of 2.0.

Per Dave Meltzer in the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Jericho was originally slated to team with Eddie Kingston following the duo’s bout at AEW Revolution:

“He also said the original booking idea was to build to he and Eddie Kingston becoming a babyface tag team after their feud, but Jericho saw 2.0 and saved Jake Hager who would have been otherwise lost and went in the new direction back as a heel.”

At Double or Nothing, the Jericho Appreciation Society defeated Eddie Kingston, Santana, Ortiz & Blackpool Combat Club in an Anarchy in the Arena bout.

Following pitches for Blood & Guts and Hair vs Hair matches, Jericho teased a new entrance theme during a dark segment on Wednesday’s (June 1) edition of Dynamite.

Stay up to date with AEW win/loss records for 2022 at this link.

To make sure you stay updated with all the latest wrestling news, add to your Google Discover feed and follow us on Twitter!


Share this article with friends