Over the course of his profession, Edge turned one of many largest names in WWE. His profession contained in the ring introduced The Rated-R Celebrity a number of accolades. Whereas the 49-year-old was a babyface for fairly a while, a few of his greatest work within the Stamford-based promotion got here as a heel.
Throughout his time because the unhealthy man, Edge developed the picture of being a man who might go to any extent to win. He usually crossed the road on many events to register a victory. This trait of the 11-time World Champion earned him the nickname, ‘The Grasp Manipulator.’
Nevertheless, considering the continuing NXT No Mercy, it appears as if this nickname just isn’t his alone. Throughout a match in opposition to Bron Breakker, Baron Corbin displayed related tendencies as Edge. This led to commentator Booker T calling Corbin ‘The Grasp Manipulator.’
Whereas incomes the nickname of a WWE legend will definitely be an achievement for Corbin, it isn’t his just one tonight.
At No Mercy, the 39-year-old registered his first PLE victory since 2019 by beating Bron Breakker. Corbin’s victory got here courtesy of Mr. Stone. General, the match between the duo was extremely entertaining.
WWE legend Edge is reportedly nearer to becoming a member of AEW
On the August 11 episode of SmackDown, Edge wrestled his closing match in WWE in opposition to Sheamus. After the match, many followers and wrestlers congratulated him. Whereas many thought that it was the top of his legendary profession, the 49-year-old has shocked many with latest developments.
Primarily based on latest reviews, he’s near becoming a member of All Elite Wrestling. Again in 2020, the Jacksonville-based promotion was additionally imagined to have been interested by signing The Rated-R Celebrity. However, on the time, he selected to return to WWE.
Nevertheless, this time round, Edge is near becoming a member of AEW. Throughout an episode of Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Meltzer said individuals backstage in WWE believed the 49-year-old was on his option to AEW.
“I do not know if he is going there or not. I simply know that folks in WWE, not less than as of some weeks in the past, believed that he was going [to AEW].”
Given the 11-time World Champion’s contract with WWE has expired, it opens up the opportunity of him transferring to the Jacksonville-based promotion.
One other trace of The Rated-R Celebrity’s potential transfer to AEW is the truth that the promotion has shifted the match between Christian Cage and Darby Allin to the principle occasion at WrestleDream.