Tony Khan Addresses Adam Page Missing All Out, Debuts Making Up For It

11 months ago by Liam Winnard

Tony Khan Addresses Adam Page Missing All Out, Debuts Making Up For It

AEW President Tony Khan has commented on Adam Page missing last night’s AEW All Out pay-per-view, and the big debuts making up for it.

A lot of people were disappointed that Page wouldn’t be on the show, but following Adam Cole and Bryan Danielson debuting, a lot of that has gone away.

Tony Khan spoke about this in the post-show media scrum, saying:

“I had a feeling that I had a lot of backup plans, but I would have given him the time off either way. Even if I didn’t have the guys in, I would have found a way to make it work and accomodate him because it was for a very important reason. He’s a big part of AEW, he’s one of our really important stars. I didn’t have everything exactly into place until we got there.

“And I think you’ve all heard the story, which is true, that Punk didn’t actually sign anything until that night. But we had a handshake and I trusted him, and same thing with Bryan. I think Bryan just signed it. So I trust him, we have a good relationship and we built that. Same with Adam Cole. So really with Adam Cole and with Bryan Danielson, and of course with CM Punk, with Ruby Soho – with all these great stars, I wasn’t sure that everything was going to fall into place, but they all one-by-one started to look more likely.

“You know when some things are like, ‘This could happen’, and then every day it starts to look a little bit better and a little bit better, and it’s like Mr Punk said, I don’t know if there’s a day I could put my finger on all these things and when they all were gonna hit, but it just kept looking a little bit better every day.”

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There’s no word on when Page will be back, but his absence is still being presented as an issue on-screen as the Dark Order continues to experience some in-fighting.

We’ll continue to cover more quotes coming out of the media scrum from Tony Khan and others so keep an eye out for some interesting comments throughout the day.

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