Cody Rhodes is one of the Executive Vice Presidents of All Elite Wrestling. Before joining All Elite Wrestling, he was a famous indie wrestler. He won a few important titles over the course of a few years. Months before launching AEW with Tony Khan, he was working for Ring of Honor.
He was the ROH World Champion. AEW is not directly competing with WWE NXT. Rhodes is leading the AEW Dynamite brand in this fight, which is now being called the Wednesday Night Wars. So far, they are winning. Besides being an EVP, Cody is also an active wrestler.
He has fought a few times for AEW and has won a few matches. He is now going to compete for the AEW World Title. Cody has received some heat for that. People believe that he is using his power to get to the top of AEW. In order to combat this, Cody Rhodes made a huge announcement this week.
He stated that if he doesn’t beat Jericho for the AEW World Title he will never compete for the AEW World Title again in his career. Rhodes vs Jericho will take place on Saturday at Full Gear. The event will take place in Baltimore.
Chris Jericho won the AEW World Tile a few months ago and has since then successfully defended his title multiple times. Jericho and Rhodes are two fo the many big stars in the AEW today.