Tony Khan Provides Update on Bray Wyatt Signing With AEW

Published 10/14/2021, 9:12 AM EDT


Where is ‘The Fiend’ Bray Wyatt!? The pro-wrestling fans are craving to see the former WWE and Universal Champion get back to what he does best, putting on brilliant performances. WWE shockingly fired Bray Wyatt earlier, this year citing budget cuts and no creative direction.

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Ever since his release, there have been multiple instances where the fans thought Wyatt would eventually end with Tony Khan’s AEW and carry his legacy forward.

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However, there is no sign of the former World Champion and the crowd is going restless. Finally, AEW President Tony Khan updated the current status between Bray Wyatt and AEW.

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AEW President was on WFAN on Tuesday, where he touched upon various topics, including Wyatt. Khan confessed that AEW is not in contact with Wyatt and they have not discussed anything.

Professional Wrestling: WWE SummerSlam: Bray Wyatt (top) in action vs Finn Balor during a match at Barclays Center. Brooklyn, NY 8/20/2017 CREDIT: Chad Matthew Carlson (Photo by Chad Matthew Carlson /Sports Illustrated via Getty Images) (Set Number: X161332 TK1 )

“He’s a great wrestler, and I have to be honest, we haven’t talked at all. I’ve known him in personal life, but in reality, we haven’t talked. But you never know.” Tony Khan said.

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There is an interesting theory developing amongst the WWE Universe that the main event rope malfunction between Roman Reigns and Finn Balor had something to do with Wyatt.

If this stands true, then this would be the perfect way for WWE to bring their former champion back in the business and the fans would love it.

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However, given the hiring history of Tony Khan, the fans might see Wyatt making his historical debut in AEW, and it would just become a moment to witness for the fans around the world.

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Prithvi Mishra

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Prithvi Mishra is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports. He graduated from Raj Kumar Goel Institute of Technology in Ghaziabad. Having started his career as a UFC writer, Prithvi has nearly 2 years worth of experience in covering combat sports.

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