Shaquille O’Neal is slated to make his AEW in-ring debut on Wednesday’s episode of AEW Dynamite when he groups with Jade Cargill in a mixed-tag crew match in opposition to Cody Rhodes and Purple Velvet.
Initially, Brandi Rhodes was imagined to crew together with her husband, however since she is pregnant, Velvet will substitute her within the contest. Shaq has solely wrestled as soon as, which was at WrestleMania 32 within the Andre the Big Memorial Battle Royal.
Nonetheless, the NBA Legend is assured in his abilities. Chatting with the Chicago Solar Occasions, Shaq mentioned his upcoming AEW Dynamite match.
“Oh, I’m successful. Assured. I’m the kind, I can by no means again down from a problem. I’m not an expert wrestler, however I’ve been in a match earlier than. I’ve acquired numerous strikes in my arsenal. Once you step inside any person’s world, it’s important to persist with what you’re masterful at. I’m not acrobatic. I’m not going to be leaping off the ropes. I’m coming with the facility recreation. After I get hands-on him, I’m going to show this energy. I’m the kind that if I take a look and see you do it, I acquired it.”
He ended it when he was requested about comparisons to previous superstar matches, “This one will high all of them.”