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Tony Khan reportedly had a heated discussion with MJF after MJF’s interview with Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour. The interview consisted of discussion on MJF’s contract with AEW, free company, WWE, and extra.
Fightful Select is reporting that Khan was upset that the interview didn’t take form through conventional AEW public relations channels. The report indicated that each Khan and MJF have been pissed off after the dialog and that MJF has been pissed off about his AEW contract state of affairs as properly.
MJF is at present embroiled in a feud with Wardlow in AEW. Wardlow turned on MJF at AEW Revolution throughout the MJF vs. Punk Dog Collar Match. Punk was victorious after Wardlow handed him MJF’s AEW ring to make use of as a weapon. Two week’s in the past on AEW Dynamite, MJF value Wardlow the TNT Championship and final week on the present, he vowed to make Wardlow’s life a dwelling hell.
Tony Khan bought Ring of Honor in the beginning of March forward of the Revolution PPV. His first PPV occasion as proprietor of the corporate is Friday April 1 with Supercard of Honor. That present is headlined by Jonathan Gresham vs. Bandido for the Undisputed ROH World Championship.
MJF is reportedly signed to AEW till the tip of 2023. He was an early signee to the corporate, formally locking in a contract on January 7 of 2019. MJF has had notable AEW feuds with Chris Jericho, Cody, Punk, Darby Allin, and others. He’s the chief of The Pinnacle faction with FTR and Shawn Spears.