On last night’s (July 13) episode of AEW Dynamite, which was the Fyter Fest special episode, Keith Lee and Swerve Strickland won the AEW Tag Team Championship, pinning Ricky Starks in a triple threat tag match.
Judging by Twitter, Lee and Strickland aren’t the only people excited by the championship change, with several names from the world of wrestling reacting to their win.
WWE star Cedric Alexander has revealed he jumped out of his seat when his friends won the belts.
Huge pop!!! @RealKeithLee and @swerveconfident !!!
My actual reaction: pic.twitter.com/vNa4nI1lJK
— PRIME Alexander (@CedricAlexander) July 14, 2022
Keith Lee’s wife Mia Yim also shared her joy and pride on Twitter.
LETS FUCKIN GOOOOO THATS MY HUSBAND!!!! #AndNew #SwerveInOurGlory!!! @RealKeithLee ???you iight @swerveconfident
— The HBIC (@MiaYim) July 14, 2022
AEW President Tony Khan has also publicly congratulated the new champions on Twitter.
Congratulations to the NEW @allelitewrestling World Tag Team Champions @swerveconfident & @RealKeithLee, Swerve In Our Glory!
Thank you everyone who watched #AEWDynamite on TBS for a great #FyterFest Night 1 tonight!
If you missed it, you can still catch it on @TBSnetwork West! pic.twitter.com/fs2Jl7JhoE
— Tony Khan (@TonyKhan) July 14, 2022
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