A WWE star making their debut is often times the most important moment of their career.
Throughout the years many top stars have had rather impactful debuts, including Kane, AJ Styles and The Shield, but many people consider Chris Jericho’s debut to be the best in the history of the company.
WWE today ran down a list of the top 25 best debuts in the history of the company, and as all these WWE lists do, it created discourse online.
WWE placed the Shield’s debut at Survivor Series in 2012 as number one, with Kane, Goldberg, Ronda Rousey and Brock Lesnar rounding out the top 5.
Jericho’s debut did not place in the top 5, instead coming in at 10, which caught the attention of Y2J himself, who responded to the list of the top five debuts, simply saying:
Hold my beer…..
Chris Jericho was in action on last night’s AEW Dynamite show, losing to Roderick Strong in his singles debut in AEW.
Here are the results from the May 17 episode of AEW Dynamite:
Christian Cage and Luchasaurus attacked TNT Champion Wardlow with a ladder, setting up Cage vs Wardlow in a ladder match at Double Or Nothing
Darby Allin & Orange Cassidy def. Big Bill & Lee Moriarty
Sammy Guevara def. Exodus Prime
Karen Jarrett appeared and helped Jeff Jarrett, Jay Lethal, Satnam Singh & Sonjay Dutt attack FTR
Toni Storm & Ruby Soho def. Hikaru Shida & Britt Baker
The 21-man Blackjack Battle Royal at Double Or Nothing for Orange Cassidy’s International Championship was announced
Tony Khan announced upcoming dates and locations for AEW Collision, but said the location of the premiere would be revealed next week
Roderick Strong def. Chris Jericho in a Falls Count Anywhere match thanks to help from Adam Cole
Jack Perry def. Rush
Darby Allin and Sammy Guevara ran out to help Perry when he was being attacked by Le Faccion Ingobernables
Jay White def. Ricky Starks via DQ when Starks used a steel chair that had been introduced by White’s partner Juice Robinson
Don Callis came to address turning on Kenny Omega, which turned into a big brawl between the Blackpool Combat Club and The Elite, including Adam Page returning and rejoining The Elite and setting up an Anarchy in the Arena match for Double Or Nothing
Hold my beer….. https://t.co/1UdTvjs2On
— Chris Jericho (@IAmJericho) May 18, 2023
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