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Booker T Criticizes AEW For Being Too A lot Like WCW

AEW Dynamite made its debut in October 2019 and took the professional wrestling world by storm, because it set to turn into an alternative choice to WWE. Whereas that may be the case in some features, followers have seen AEW following the footsteps of WCW in some features.

It appears that is what a WWE Corridor Of Famer thinks as effectively. Whereas talking on his Corridor of Fame podcast, Booker T talked about AEW signing extra WWE legends to profitable congrats.

He criticized AEW for being an excessive amount of like WCW and acknowledged that AEW ought to focus extra on youthful skills.

“These guys (WCW) got here in with contracts the place they’d inventive management, they have been paid more cash than all of us guys that had been there all of these years. They jobbed each out, and had of their contracts the place they couldn’t lose. I don’t assume in return, we received what they received. I don’t know what’s happening with AEW or something like that, however my factor is that this: when AEW first began, I believed we have been on the brink of see one thing new. I didn’t assume we have been on the brink of see a revamp of WCW, and I’m not knocking them or something like that, however I believed we have been on the brink of see The Younger Bucks, Kenny Omega, and a gaggle of those younger guys that – I don’t know – felt like they knew an entire lot extra in regards to the enterprise than the older guys, create one thing that these outdated guys had by no means seen earlier than of their life. And now, we’re seeing all the pieces the outdated guys have seen for the final thirty years.”

AEW lately signed Paul Wight and Christian Cage to multi-year offers as they’re set to turn into mainstays of AEW. Earlier than that additionally they signed Sting to a profitable contract. We should see how Wight and Cage might be booked in AEW.