The “Wednesday Evening Wars” could also be over however WWE NXT and AEW will reportedly as soon as once more go head-to-head later this yr.
In keeping with Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics, WWE NXT will maintain a premium reside occasion (PLE) on September 4, the identical day as AEW’s All Out pay-per-view. This might be NXT’s first PLE since In Your Home on June 4.
Apparently, WWE’s Conflict on the Fortress PLE is scheduled for Saturday, September 3 in Cardiff, Wales. It’s unknown if the NXT PLE can even be held in the UK.
It seems wrestling followers might be handled to 3 exhibits on Labor Day Weekend – Conflict on the Fortress, NXT’s unnamed PLE and AEW All Out.
In the meantime, All Out will emanate from Hoffman Estates, Illinois on September 4. In keeping with a number of reviews, AEW is hoping to construct the occasion across the comebacks of AEW World Champion CM Punk, Kenny Omega and Adam Cole. Whereas Punk is presently rehabbing from surgical procedure for a foot damage, Omega and Cole are each recovering from a slew of accidents. Bryan Danielson, who was additionally anticipated again in time for All Out, is about to return on this week’s “AEW Dynamite” in a match towards Daniel Garcia.
On the ROH Dying Earlier than Dishonor media scrum, AEW President Tony Khan was requested if Punk returning in time for Labor Day Weekend was a sensible risk.
“So, he’s doing nicely,” Khan stated of Punk. “He’s not behind in his restoration … Going into the [San Diego Comic-Con] Panel, he’s doing nicely and on monitor, and we look ahead to an amazing unification match when he’s again, whoever the Interim champion is.
“I can’t rule [labor day] out however I can also’t promise as a result of I don’t need to say something with regards to someone’s restoration from an actual, severe damage.”
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