All Elite Wrestling is at the moment with out its longest-reigning world champion. Following AEW All Out, the just lately returned Kenny Omega was concerned in a backstage altercation alongside fellow AEW Govt Vice Presidents the Younger Bucks, in addition to CM Punk and Ace Metal. Confronting Punk after his AEW All Out press convention, the place the Chicago native belittled the three males’s management skills and accused them of spreading rumors about his involvement in Colt Cabana’s contract state of affairs, the state of affairs rapidly turned bodily as punches had been thrown, chairs had been tossed, and pores and skin was bitten. This combat resulted in AEW President Tony Khan suspending all 5 males, in addition to quite a few others who tried to interrupt up the state of affairs.
As AEW’s third-party investigation continues, the suspensions of the boys who tried to separate the brawlers have been lifted, whereas those that really fought have remained away from work. Whereas Punk and Metal have keep quiet, Omega and the Bucks have remained considerably energetic on social media. Omega just lately traveled to Japan for the Tokyo Recreation Present to advertise AEW: Battle Eternally, which some assumed was a sign that the Finest Bout Machine was on good phrases with AEW. Omega could have been allowed to journey, however does in reality stay suspended.
Talking on his podcast, wrestling legend Kennan revealed that Omega was initially scheduled to headline Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide’s TripleManía XXX: Mexico Metropolis occasion subsequent month, however can’t fulfill that obligation attributable to his suspension.
“Omega was gonna headline Triplemania and [AEW] will not let him go,” Konnan mentioned.
Kennan added that this got here from each Omega and AEW head of expertise relations Christopher Daniels.
Omega has labored with AAA on quite a few events and is the longest-reigning AAA Mega Champion in firm historical past. He captured that title in October 2019, simply weeks after AEW started airing on weekly tv, and held it for 765 days earlier than being pressured to vacate it attributable to harm. Omega final competed at a Triplemanía in 2021, defeating Andrade El Idolo to retain the Mega Championship.
It is unclear if Omega not with the ability to wrestle on the October fifteenth pay-per-view is a sign that he might be nonetheless be suspended by that date. It is doable that Omega’s suspension is lifted earlier than then, however AEW doesn’t need him showing in one other promotion earlier than he returns to AEW programming. Omega’s AEW return will probably come alongside trios companions the Younger Bucks, and if they’re suspended longer than Omega, he may need to attend at residence till all three members of The Elite are cleared.
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