Chris Jericho reveals what made him resolve to depart WWE

AEW star Chris Jericho just lately celebrated 30 years in professional wrestling on the final episode of Dynamite. Jericho was additionally the primary AEW World Champion, a title he misplaced to the present champion Jon Moxley.

Chris Jericho on what made him resolve to depart WWE

Chris Jericho was just lately a visitor on Busted Open Radio. Throughout the interview, Jericho spoke about his run alongside Kevin Owens in WWE. Jericho expressed how a lot enjoyable that storyline was to be part of earlier than calling it the most effective story on RAW on the time. Jericho then expressed his disappointment that the storyline culminated in him dealing with Kevin Owens on the second match at WrestleMania, as a substitute of the opener or the primary occasion, saying that this factored into his resolution to depart WWE:

I made a decision to do a three-month contract in 2016 to do one thing at WrestleMania – it was presupposed to be with [Dean] Ambrose and so they modified it to AJ Kinds. Then I attached with Kevin Owens, and I used to be like ‘Man, that is actually enjoyable.’ It form of reinvigorated my love and creativity. After which halfway by way of 2017, we had the most effective story on RAW by far – I’m not being a jerk about that, you may return and watch how entertaining that story was – and all that garnered us was second match on the cardboard at WrestleMania. Second match – that’s a jobber match. First or final – these or the 2, and possibly semi-main occasion. We have been on second after having the most effective story of the yr. I stated ‘I’m performed, I’m not doing this once more.’ H/T: 411Mania

Chris Jericho added {that a} name from Don Callis led to him displaying up in New Japan Professional Wrestling to wrestle Kenny Omega. Jericho added that his run in NJPW rediscovering his love for wrestling and ultimately led to him signing with AEW:

Once I went to New Japan, it was like this entire new world of creativity opened up the place I used to be like ‘That is what wrestling is meant to be.’ There are not any scripts…….it was actual. That was the place it began coming again to me once more doing these New Japan reveals which led into AEW.

Chris Jericho just lately teamed up with Jake Hager on AEW Dynamite to beat his previous buddy Luther and Serpentico. MJF has stated that he has a giant announcement on the subsequent episode of Dynamite and that he desires Chris Jericho on the market within the ring through the announcement.

Revealed 12 Oct 2020, 18:21 IST

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