Wrestling Fans Go Berserk as WWE Legend William Regal Slaps Jon Moxley and Bryan Danielson on AEW Debut

Published 03/07/2022, 12:22 AM EST

William Regal set the wrestling world on fire as he made his debut on AEW Revolution. Moreover, it turned out to be one of the most unexpected debuts in wrestling history. Regal came out of nowhere post the Bryan Danielson and Jon Moxley match. Additionally, Regal actually ended up doing something incredible, as he seemingly was able to reconcile the differences between Moxley and Danielson.

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The match between Bryan and Jon was incredibly brutal. Both went at each other with all their might and gave a stellar wrestling match. Interestingly, both Moxley and Danielson were very popular wrestlers in WWE as well. In fact, they both worked their way up from WWE’s developmental brand NXT. One person who was prominent in NXT for years as a mentor and much more was William Regal.

 

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Regal entered the ring to a huge pop by the fans in the arena. Moxley won the match in a controversial way which made Bryan attack him after the match. Both wrestlers brawled with each other until Regal separated them. Regal went on to slap both wrestlers in order to get them to their senses. In a moment of respect to their past mentor, William Regal, Bryan and Moxley actually shook hands and parted ways.

Fans and wrestlers react to the AEW debut of William Regal

As expected, the debut of William Regal has gone viral on social media. Regal is a very respected individual in the industry and the excitement shown by his fans and colleagues clearly shows that.

More than anyone else, wrestling fans rejoiced at seeing the legend appear on AEW TV. They flooded social media with their praises and reactions.

 

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This came as a complete shock to everyone in the wrestling world as Regal was recently released from WWE. Regal did some incredible work in WWE and he was responsible for bringing up some of the best talents in the business. William’s incredible knowledge of the business and his experience as one of the best technical wrestlers makes him invaluable for any wrestling promotion.

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While we will soon find out what role Regal will play in AEW, fans seem extremely excited to see him on TV again. Only time will tell what Regal does next.

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Tanmay Puri

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Tanmay is a WWE writer at EssentiallySports. He holds a Master’s degree in philosophy from the University of Delhi. He is a lifelong WWE fan and has been watching it for over 20 years.

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