Chris Jericho’s contract particulars revealed



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10 Jan 2019, 23:10 IST

We now know how long Jericho is contracted for
We now understand how lengthy Jericho is contracted for

What is the story?

All Elite Wrestling shocked the world throughout their Double or Nothing Rally when Chris Jericho was revealed as considered one of their landmark signings.

Whereas it was revealed yesterday that Jericho had held talks with WWE earlier than signing with AEW, extra info on his new contract has now been revealed – together with size and exclusivity.

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Whereas PAC, previously often known as Neville, showing on the Rally had been teased and leaked beforehand, the shock of Jericho showing on the finish of the Double or Nothing Rally despatched the wrestling world into meltdown, with the pyro behind Y2J signifying how explosive the signing was for AEW.

The center of the matter

On Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Meltzer famous some specifics about Chris Jericho’s contract with AEW, together with the size of Y2J’s contract and simply how unique it’s.

Chris Jericho is at the moment wrestling with NJPW, and Meltzer confirmed that won’t be altering, however extra curiously, the Rock N Rager At Sea II was just lately confirmed, and also will go forward.

There is not any phrase whether or not AEW will have an effect on that in any approach, with a number of of the skills having wrestled on the earlier cruise having been contracted to ROH on the time.

Extra curiously, although, the size of Chris Jericho’s contract was revealed to be three years – which means there’s virtually no probability we’ll see Y2J in WWE any time quickly except one thing drastically adjustments.

He was negotiating with WWE till the final minute and he was negotiating with All Elite and All Elite gave him the higher deal. He mentioned it was the perfect deal of his profession. It’s a three-year deal. He’s allowed to work New Japan Professional Wrestling as a part of his deal.

What’s subsequent?

We’ll hold you up to date with extra as and after we get it. In the meantime, you possibly can learn extra about AEW right here.

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Gary Cassidy is a contract journalist from Glasgow, Scotland, specialising in skilled wrestling with Sportskeeda.
Gary has ten years’ writing expertise and a 2:1 Honours diploma, and can also be a subtitler engaged on each reside and prerecorded broadcast for tv channels throughout the UK, USA and Australia.

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