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Samoa Joe has signed a contract with All Elite Wrestling.
— Tony Khan (@TonyKhan) April 2, 2022
At Supercard of Honor, Joe appeared to halt a confrontation between Jonathan Gresham and Jay Lethal. Gresham defeated Bandido for the Undisputed ROH World Championship within the present’s fundamental occasion. Lethal got here out after the match and disrespected Gresham, saying that he wished a title match. Both males pushed and shoved till a struggle broke out. Stars within the again tried to assist restore order and that’s when Joe’s music hit. Joe walked to the ring to a powerful response and received in Lethal’s face. Joe stared Lethal down after which grabbed a microphone. As he was about to talk, the ROH announce crew revealed that Joe would seem on this week’s episode of AEW Dynamite. Before Joe received out a phrase, the PPV feed minimize out.
Supercard of Honor was the primary ROH PPV for the reason that firm entered a self-imposed hiatus a the tip of 2021. Tony Khan bought the corporate from Sinclair Broadcast Group and introduced the acquisition on Dynamite previous to the Revolution PPV occasion. Tony Khan confirmed he would function head booker and Supercard of Honor was the primary present with him at the helm.
Samoa Joe is a former NXT World Champion. He was pressured to surrender the championship attributable to harm previous to NXT transitioning to NXT 2.0. Joe was launched from the corporate in January of this 12 months and didn’t seem after vacating the NXT Championship.