Months of rumor and innuendo have been put to rest as it has been confirmed that All Elite Wrestling (AEW) will be debuting on Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019 on TNT. TNT and the Elite have spent all this week hyping up a major announcement which has turned out to be their debut date on TNT.
The All Elite Era begins TODAY.
— All Elite Wrestling on TNT (@AEWonTNT) July 24, 2019
All Elite Wrestling are in place to provide the WWE with it’s first major competition in decades with a TNT Deal, instant sell out’s of their Double Or Nothing and All Our events as well as a stacked roster featuring Kenny Omega, Chris Jericho, Jon Moxley, The Young Bucks, The Lucha Bros, Hikaru Shida, Britt Baker and many many more.
As for TNT, this is their first venture back into the wrestling business since the last time WWE had any competition as they aired World Championship Wrestling.
AEW’s first TV show will emanate from The Capitol One Arena, an arena that has previously hosted WWE PPVs, as revealed by Cody Rhodes.
AEW on TNT
— Cody Rhodes (@CodyRhodes) July 24, 2019
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