CM Punk, Brock Lesnar and More: Shocking Debuts and Returns from WWE and AEW

It’s been a crazy year for both WWE and AEW, and wrestling fans. Superstars have returned, pro-wrestlers have made their debuts, it’s been absolutely insane! 

Do you know who they are? Let’s find out!

Brock Lesnar, summerslam 2021

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After being absent from WWE for over a year, The Beast returned to WWE at SummerSlam 2021 after the main event finished and confronted Universal Champion Roman Reigns

Becky Lynch, Summerslam 2021

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‘The Man’ returned to WWE at SummerSlam 2021, and defeated Bianca Belair under a minute to become the SmackDown Women’s Champion for the 4th time

CM Punk, AEW Rampage 

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CM Punk returned to wrestling after seven years and made his debut on AEW Rampage August 20th, 2021, raking in enormous views and ratings for the show

John Cena , Money in the bank 2021

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John Cena returned to WWE at Money in the Bank 2021 to challenge Roman Reigns for the WWE Universal Championship title, stunning the entire WWE Universe

Malakai Black, AEW Dynamite

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Former WWE Superstar Aleister Black made his AEW debut on July 7th, 2021 under the name Malakai Black, and attacked Arn Anderson & Cody Rhodes

Edge, Royal Rumble 2020

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‘The Rated-R Superstar’ returned at Royal Rumble 2020 during the Royal Rumble Men’s Match, and emerged victorious as well

Roman Reigns, SummerSlam 2020

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‘The Tribal Chief’ returned to WWE after taking a break during the pandemic at SummerSlam 2020, and viciously attacked The Fiend and Braun Strowman