MJF’s historic reign as AEW World Champion got here to a surprising finish on the Worlds Finish pay-per-view. Nonetheless, one veteran star believes his loss could be helpful for him sooner or later as he receives enormous reward for the match.
The star in query is Matt Hardy. MJF put his World Championship on the road in opposition to Samoa Joe in the primary occasion of the PPV. The veteran mirrored on the match and talked about how Joe pulled off a serious upset by ending Maxwell’s 406-day reign.
Throughout a current version of his The Excessive Lifetime of Matt Hardy podcastHardy praised the primary occasion at Worlds Finish and highlighted his favourite elements of the match.
“I dug it. I feel MJF did an outstanding job as champion, I believed he put in a stable efficiency. Who is aware of precisely how a lot ache he suffered, he appears a little bit injured. They’d an incredible match, he finally ends up dropping the title to Samoa Joe. One factor I actually favored is that Samoa Joe received the title, left, and the angle occurred afterwards so he wasn’t caught up in that. I used to be an enormous fan of that specific reserving,” Hardy stated.
Matt Hardy additional added that Adam Cole betraying MJF on the finish would solely add to Salt of the Earth’s character, ought to he select to return to Tony Khan’s promotion.
“I feel Adam Cole’s betrayal of MJF goes to do one thing nice for his character. I am actually excited to see how he performs on that in the long run, that’s if he returns to AEW. His contract got here by, apparently they took it off the web site, is that proper? Who is aware of, perhaps he’ll seem in MLW, perhaps he’ll seem in IMPACT.” [H/T Fightful]
MJF’s AEW contract has expired, prompting massive information about his subsequent transfer
MJF’s AEW contract expired on January 1, 2024. There are heavy speculations that he has not re-signed with the promotion and would probably transfer to their rival competitors, WWE.
Moreover, Adam Cole, the person who betrayed MJF at Worlds Finish, opened the Dynamite present final week and acknowledged that Maxwell is rarely coming again.
“Most of you’ll thank me at some point. Even Tony Khan will thank me as a result of it is a truth guys, MJF is gone and he is by no means coming again.”
With the 2024 bidding struggle underway, it might be fascinating to see if MJF decides to return to the land of All Elite or signal with a brand new prime wrestling promotion.
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