Swerve Strickland Praises AEW Opponent as 'World-Class Wrestler'

AEW rivalry intensifies as Strickland and Page gear up.

by Atia Mukhtar
Swerve Strickland Praises AEW Opponent as 'World-Class Wrestler'
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The ongoing rivalry between Swerve Strickland and "Hangman" Adam Page continues to captivate fans in All Elite Wrestling (AEW), showcasing intense battles for nearly six months with remarkable freshness. In a recent episode of the "Swerve City Podcast," Strickland took a moment to acknowledge his adversary ahead of their forthcoming encounter.

Reflecting on their recent clash aired on the February 7 edition of "AEW Dynamite," which concluded in a time-limit draw, Strickland admitted, "I just got my ass whooped going 30 minutes on live television in the ring with 'Hangman' Page.

I shudder to say that...name on this show, but shout out to him. He's one of the best wrestlers in the world."

Revolutionary Showdown Anticipation

The podcast recording occurred merely two days after their intense bout, setting the stage for their upcoming showdown at AEW Revolution, where they will vie for the AEW World Championship in a three-way match also featuring Samoa Joe.

The prospect of these elite athletes delivering another electrifying performance is undeniably high, given their track record. Recounting the physical toll of their previous encounter, Strickland remarked, "I'm in pain. I'm sore.

I literally have scars on my face from this man." Their confrontation continued on the latest episode of "AEW Dynamite," where Strickland and Page engaged in a verbal exchange, with Samoa Joe overseeing the proceedings. Amidst Strickland's assertion of his championship aspirations, Page interjected, drawing boos from the audience as he made his case against Strickland's deservingness.

In this charged atmosphere, Samoa Joe seized the moment to remind both contenders of his championship status, setting the stage for an epic clash at the upcoming pay-per-view event. The anticipation mounts as fans eagerly await the next chapter in this gripping saga, poised to witness the pinnacle of athleticism and drama unfold within the squared circle.

Stay tuned for more updates as AEW Revolution approaches, promising an unforgettable spectacle for wrestling enthusiasts worldwide.

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