Jade Cargill, a wrestling superstar with a prominent footprint in AEW, seems to be on the brink of signing a deal with WWE. This development has been creating waves in the wrestling community, especially after her much-anticipated rematch against AEW TBS Champion, Kris Statlander, aired on Wednesday's Rampage.
Credible sources from both AEW and WWE have provided substantial evidence suggesting Cargill's imminent departure from AEW to embark on a new journey with WWE. The backstage reactions post her latest match with Statlander further accentuate these speculations.
Reports from **Fightful Select** reveal emotional exchanges, marked by hugs and farewells, between Cargill and her AEW colleagues. A heartwarming moment between a “teary-eyed” Cargill and Statlander, post their match, is already making rounds on the internet.
Cargill's Anticipated WWE Transition
While many question the motives behind this probable switch, it's essential to clarify that Cargill's potential move isn't spurred by monetary incentives. The exact terms of Cargill’s AEW contract became a talking point over the Summer, specifically around her hiatus post the 'Double Or Nothing' event.
There’s conjecture that her contract could facilitate her swift transition to WWE. However, the presence of "option years" in her AEW contract remains unverified. Despite the rampant buzz regarding Cargill's WWE signing, she hasn’t directly declared her departure to WWE.
On a more personal front, she has expressed her intent to channel her energies towards family and her co-owned softball team, 'The Texas Smoke' Partnered with her husband, 2024 Baseball Hall of Fame nominee Brandon Phillips, this Austin, TX-based team has already registered a commendable win in the 2023 WPF season.
While Cargill's professional team manages her affiliations and contracts, the chatter of their interaction with WWE still remains under wraps. However, WWE circles are abuzz with speculation. Notably, a few WWE stalwarts had inklings of Cargill's shift to WWE as early as last week.
This speculation gained traction especially after the "Better Wrestling Experience" insider hinted at Cargill's WWE entry, closely followed by her surprising appearance on AEW Collision. To conclude, the wrestling world is keenly watching Jade Cargill's next move, as her potential WWE association promises to rewrite many narratives in the wrestling arena.