“Bold and Brave Decision” – WWE Legend Supports Jon Moxley on His Alcohol Rehab Treatment Decision

Published 11/03/2021, 3:11 PM EDT
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – OCTOBER 04: Jon Moxley visits Build Studio on October 04, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Santiago Felipe/Getty Images)


Ups and downs are a part of life. But, strong are those who embrace their downs and take action to pull themselves out. This is exactly what AEW pro-wrestler Jon Moxley has done.

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The pro-wrestler signed himself for an inpatient alcohol treatment program. Tony Khan himself put out the news on Twitter, of course he took permission from Jon Moxley first.

Moreover, Tony Khan opened up about his support for Moxley during this time.

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“I’m proud to call Jon a friend, and like many of you, I’m also a fan of Mox and look forward to a time in the future when he is eventually ready to return to the ring. Until then, thank you for supporting Jon and respecting his privacy at this time.”

Additionally, WWE Legend Mick Foley put forward his support towards Moxley and Renee Paquette in this unique phase of their lives. Undoubtedly, Moxley has a great reputation and everyone commends his courage to take the step towards recovery.

This is the power of a true fighter, always knowing how to come back stronger!

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Jon Moxley was supposed to take on Orange Cassidy

Prior to this news, Moxley was taking on Orange Cassidy in the semifinals in the AEW World Title Tournament. However, this match will no longer take place as Moxley will take some time off from the ring.

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As of now, the company has announced that Orange Cassidy will face a new opponent for the semifinal. However, it could be that AEW announces there will be no one challenging him and he will move to the final round to face Bryan Danielson at Full Gear.

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Coming to Moxley’s status with AEW, when he signed in 2019, it was a three year contract. Essentially, this means his AEW contract ends in 2022. However, his contract has an opt-out clause, which allows him to terminate his contract with AEW at any given point. This clause came into his contract after one year.

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So far, Moxley is still signed with AEW, and hopefully he will return to the ring very soon!

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Shuvangi Sen Chaudhury

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Shuvangi is a senior WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. She has over 1000 published WWE articles and also has experience in content operations with Forbes. Having completed her undergraduation from Royal Holloway, University of London, Shuvangi is closely aligned to the fitness industry, having amateur skills levels in tennis and basketball while rowing at a regatta level.

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