AEW Superstar Kenny Omega Takes a Dig at WWE Veteran Jim Cornette

Published 07/11/2021, 2:10 PM EDT


AEW World Champion Kenny Omega is known by a lot of names. ‘Belt Collector,’ ‘Cleaner,’ ‘Best Bout Machine’ are just a few nicknames Kenny has. However, WWE Hall of Famer Jim Cornette doesn’t really like those nicknames and has instead given him another one.

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Jim Cornette often calls Kenny Omega as ‘Omega Twinkletoes’ on his Podcast. In simple words, he doesn’t like him much as a wrestler. Whenever Cornette talks about Omega, it catches fire in the wrestling community. Why? Because Cornette stand hold back on his opinions of the AEW World Champion.

However, amid all the name-calling, Kenny Omega never responded to Cornette’s comments until now.

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Kenny Omega says Jim Cornette’s comments make him shuckle

A twitter user talked about Jim Cornette and his co-host making a narrative that Kenny Omega isn’t a true manly wrestler/champion. For those unaware, Cornette doesn’t take Kenny seriously because his work in DDT and other Japanese promotions where his work has been comical.

Kenny Omega responded to that tweet and said it’s easy for others to talk when they haven’t ever done it themselves. He also added that Cornette’s comments make him chuckle.

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Before saying this, Omega had a more respectful reply for the WWE Hall of Famer. It seems like Kenny heard some more comments about him and then finally decided to give it back. Either way, the comments he made prior to that have earned the ‘Best Bout Machine‘ with some high praise.


We’re sure Jim Cornette will not see Omega in a different light anytime soon. However, if we look at the buzz, it only seems like Kenny Omega’s popularity and fanbase is growing day by day.

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Ishan Chavan

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Ishan Chavan is a WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. Being a Journalism graduate, Ishan has over six years of experience in the Media Production Industry, having worked with Viacom 18's streaming platform, Voot. A wrestling fan since childhood, Ishan's favorite wrestlers are Daniel Bryan, AJ Styles, and Chris Jericho as he feels these three have the perfect blend of wrestling and promo skills, especially Jericho.

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