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Justin Roberts Officially Signs Contract With All Elite Wrestling

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Ring announcer Justin Roberts has officially inked a deal with All Elite Wrestling.

Roberts has been working with AEW since April, but has yet to sign an exclusive deal with the company until now.

Roberts took to social media and stated the following –

Breaking ‘news’: 5 years to the week when it ended and I thought my final announcement had been made, the Khantract has been signed and it’s officially time to begin, again,” Roberts wrote. “Thank you to every one of you who has supported me over the years and asked me to ‘come back’. And thank you to AEW for believing in me. Tony, Cody, Nick, Matt, Kenny, Brandi, Dana, Chris’ and Co. have created something so special and as a fan and as an announcer, I am beyond excited and HAPPY to be part of it. #ImWithAEW #butonpapernow #BeginAgain #AEW #AEWDynamite #FollowYourDreams and just as importantly #NEVERGIVEUPONYOURDREAMS”

Justin Roberts was an announcer with WWE for 12 years, ending his tenure with the company in 2014. Roberts was very candid in his experiences with WWE, both good and bad, and outlined them in his book “Best Seat in the House: Your Backstage Pass through My WWE Journey”.

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Cody Rhodes Injury Update, Not Medically Cleared For Action Following AEW Full Gear

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Cody Rhodes is not medically cleared for in-ring action following his AEW Championship match against Chris Jericho Saturday night at AEW Full Gear.

All Elite Wrestling issued a statement indicating Rhodes suffered costochondral separation, sometimes known as a rib separation during his match with Chris Jericho at the PPV.

Rhodes also received 8 stitches following a nasty bump on the entrance ramp which split him open above his eyebrow.

Tony Khan stated during a post-event media scrum, Cody was cleared to continue to the match after ringside physician Dr. Sampson gave the green light.

It’s unknown when Cody will be next evaluated to compete inside an AEW ring.

 

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Tony Khan Comments On Altercation Between Jimmy Havoc And Exaclibur

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Tony Khan seems to think the altercation between AEW’s Jimmy Havoc and Excalibur this past Thursday was no big deal.

Khan stated, “I wouldn’t call it a fight, I’ve seen a lot worse in the world of Football, both in England and the NFL, and I saw a lot worse tonight. They scrapped around, but it was cool the next day, and it was cool today”.

The incident occured Thursday night at Jimmy’s Famous Seafood in Baltimore, MD during a birthday celebration for AEW announcer Tony Schiavone.

The original report from Bodyslam.net states Excalibur put Havoc in a chokehold prior to the altercation behind broken up by security. Havoc was reportedly intoxicated during the incident, and felt remorseful after.

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Jon Moxley Defeats Kenny Omega In Brutal Unsanctioned Match At AEW Full Gear

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Jon Moxley defeated Kenny Omega in a brutal match to close off the AEW Full Gear PPV.

The match was promoted as a “Lights Out Match”, which would be “unsanctioned”, and not be counted towards AEW’s win loss records.

Moxley was back in his element, channelling his persona from his death match days CZW, while Omega came along for the ride, and was able to hold his own.

In the end, Moxley was able to gain victory after executing Paradigm Shift DDT on the exposed ring boards.

Jon Moxley’s wife, WWE announcer Renee Young reacted to the match on Twitter

Check out some highlights below.

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