Cody Rhodes has challenged for the AEW World Heavyweight Title as soon as to date within the historical past of the promotion.
He fell brief in opposition to Chris Jericho once they wrestled on the 2019 Full Gear pay-per-view. The stipulation for that match was if Rhodes didn’t win then he may by no means problem for the title once more. MJF screwed him out of the title when he threw within the towel on the behalf of Rhodes, which kicked off their heated feud.
Rhodes, who’s portrayed as a babyface, has stored his promise of by no means difficult for the title and doesn’t plan on doing so.
Nevertheless, throughout an look on WFAN Sports activities Radio, the AEW Government did be aware that it could be a heel factor to do if he determined to problem for the title. It needs to be famous that up so far, AEW has stored its guarantees concerning stipulations.
“I’m going to stay to my phrase on the AEW Title, however finally, that call will relaxation on AEW proprietor Tony Khan. It’s the simplest heel flip in wrestling if I used to be to interrupt it. I really like that we’re disciplined and conservative, and presenting wrestling backwards.”
Rhodes additionally talked in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic, teaming up with Pink Velvet to tackle Shaquille O’Neal and Jade Cargill on Wednesday’s episode of Dynamite, and extra. Take a look at the total interview right here.