Plenty of former WWE stars have discovered success in AEW regardless of not making it massive within the former promotion. The pattern continued on the debut episode of Collision when Luchasaurus defeated Wardlow to win the TNT Championship.
Luchasaurus was a part of the NXT roster in 2012 and 2013. He initially signed a developmental contract with WWE and wrestled underneath the ring title of Judas Devlin. He wrestled in opposition to the likes of present AEW stars PAC and Trent Barreta and present massive names in WWE like Baron Corbin.
He was launched from the Stamford-based firm in 2014. He has been with AEW since 2019 and is a former tag group champion alongside Jungle Boy. He challenged Wardlow for the TNT Championship on Saturday evening with Christian Cage by his facet.
It was a tough hitting match between the 2 powerhouses as Wardlow tried his hardest to combat off his opponent and his pesky supervisor. He kicked out of the choke slam however fell prey to an enormous clothesline from the previous Jurassic Categorical member to lose his title.
The victory marked Luchasaurus’s first ever singles title win in All Elite Wrestling and his second title win general. The TNT Championship has modified palms very often in current months so it stays to be seen how lengthy Luchasaurus will be capable of maintain on to it for.