Ric Flair Congratulates Sting, Takes a Subtle Dig at WWE Over Ratings: “Everyone Else Can Dream”

Published 12/24/2021, 3:00 PM EST


The recent Holiday Bash edition of AEW Dynamite proved a major success for Tony Khan and AEW. Recently, WWE legend Ric Flair congratulated Sting for the successful rating of AEW Dynamite on Twitter. He also took a subtle dig at WWE over ratings.

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The main event of this week’s episode of AEW Dynamite featured Sting and CM Punk. Sting, Darby Allin and CM Punk teamed up for the first time inside the squared circle this week on AEW Dynamite.

The fans looked very excited to watch Sting wrestle once again. Thus, it might not be wrong if we say that Sting had a major role to play in the successful ratings along with all the other wrestlers.

According to Showbuzz Daily, the episode gathered over 1 million viewership on TNT. This week’s viewership is up 7.59% from last week’s episode of AEW Winter is Coming. Last week, AEW Winter is Coming episode had 948,000 viewers.

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In the caption, Ric Flair wrote, “I’ve Been Telling The World, When You’re Great You’ll Always Get A Rating! Everyone Else Can Dare To Dream! WOOOOO! You Just Became At The Age Of 62, The MVP Of AEW!”

The WCW legend wrestled inside the squared circle after a long time. Even at the age of 62, Sting impressed the audience with his in-ring abilities. Did Sting also impress you with his performance this week?

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Ric Flair praised CM Punk for honoring Sting on AEW Dynamite this week

CM Punk, Sting and Darby Allin faced MJF and FTR in the main event of AEW Dynamite that took place in Greensboro. During the main event, Sting got a special tribute from CM Punk. The former WWE superstar changed his look and got the Surfer Sting face paint.

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Indeed, an incredible gesture from the AEW superstar. WWE legend Ric Flair mentioned about this incredible gesture from Punk on Twitter. In the tweet, Ric Flair revealed it was awesome to see CM Punk paying homage to Sting. He also praised CM Punk for honoring the WCW legend.

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The match ended with Punk, Darby Allin and Sting picking up an impressive win against MJF and FTR. Did you enjoy the main event match on AEW Dynamite last week?

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Shouvik Nath

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Shouvik Nath is a WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. Having completed his graduation from St.Xavier’s College, Shouvik wished to follow his passion for pro wrestling.

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