Paul Wight, fka The Big Show, is set to make his first live appearance at AEW on AEW Dynamite: The Crossroads Episode. AEW’s official Twitter account has highlighted Paul Wight’s planned appearance for Dynamite next week, and tickets to the show are also available.
Here is AEW’s tw for the upcoming Dynamite episode:
In addition to hosting Dark: Elevation with @ tonyschiavone24 which releases on Monday March 15th on our YouTube channel, we’ll be hearing @PaulWight FOR THE FIRST TIME on AEW next Wednesday LIVE on #AEWDyanmite! Buy your tickets NOW on AEWTIX.com
This will be Wight’s first appearance at a non-WWE show since 1999.
Tony Khan had previously confirmed that Big Show would also enter the AEW ring outside of his other non-wrestling roles in the promotion. The CEO of AEW had the following to say:
“Paul Wight is one of the most recognizable and impressive professional athletes in the world. He wanted to come to AEW because he believes we are the best promotion in wrestling, and we think he has a lot to do with it. to offer us, both in the ring as a wrestler and also outside the ring as a commentator, host and ambassador for AEW. “
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Combative selection reported that Big Show had to make a huge career change after the ‘major events’ which took place recently in his life. AEW’s talent is said to be excited about the veteran’s learning prospects, and there is considerable hype about Wight joining the promotion.
While seeing the 49-year-old legend fight would generate a lot of interest, Paul Wight’s main duty is to comment on AEW Dark: Elevation, which would air on Monday. The company’s regular AEW Dark streaming on YouTube will continue on Tuesdays.
The former WWE Champion can’t wait to call the action featuring the best independent and established wrestlers in the world.
“It’s amazing to see what AEW has built in a few years. AEW Dark is an amazing platform for honing the skills of emerging wrestlers, but I also love that AEW’s established talents can develop their personalities and showcase themselves in new ways on Dark. It’s no exaggeration when they say AEW is unlimited. “
Big Show’s AEW Dynamite appearance should help the company get a meaningful rating, and it will be interesting to see if AEW pulls the trigger on a script for the four-time WWE Champion.