AEW celebrates one-year anniversary of Grand Slam

The latest Grand Slam editions of each AEW Dynamite and Rampage have gotten followers world wide reminiscing in regards to the first time All Elite Wrestling took over Arthur Ashe Stadium, and it appears the corporate’s official Twitter account has too.

AEW’s first journey to Queens, New York, in 2021 was a very historic occasion, the place followers witnessed the in-ring debut of Bryan Danielson and his 30-minute draw with Kenny Omega, Eddie Kingston, and Jon Moxley tackle Suzuki-gun.

The occasion additionally noticed CM Punk’s first match on nationwide TV in over seven years.

Amazingly, that night time is now one yr outdated, because the official AEW Twitter account posted an On This Day publish celebrating the event.

On today in #AEW historical past, AEW drew a record-setting crowd of 20,177 followers for its first Grand Slam occasion at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens, NY. https://t.co/wQZHzzlWkp

Whereas the 2021 occasion managed to boast over 20,000 folks in attendance (round 7,000 folks greater than the 2022 occasion), the latest Grand Slam occasion turned the primary TV occasion in All Elite Wrestling historical past to publish over $1 Million on the gate.

Half two of Grand Slam occasion will air this Friday on AEW Rampage

For those who suppose the motion stopped when Dynamite went off the air, suppose once more! The motion will proceed when the Rampage portion of Grand Slam airs this Friday.

Rampage will characteristic a complete of eight matches loaded with a few of the greatest stars in All Elite Wrestling. The Home of Black will face Sting, and Darby Allin in a no disqualification match, Rey Fenix will tackle Jungle Boy, and Eddie Kingston will tackle Sammy Guevara.

Jade Cargill will defend her TBS Championship towards Diamante, Wardlow and Samoa Joe will face off towards Tony Nese and Josh Woods, and there may even be a battle royale to find out the following individual to problem for the AEW World Championship.

On prime of those matches, Hook will group up with widespread rapper Motion Bronson to face Angelo Parker and Matt Menard in a particular attraction match earlier than Powerhouse Hobbs and Ricky Starks battle it out in a Lights Out Match.

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