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AEW Dynamite April 24, 2023, Highlights: Swerve’s Championship Reign Begins

One Big Thing

Swerve Strickland’s historic win against Samoa Joe at DYNASTY 2024 marked the start of the first African-American AEW World Champion’s era, setting the stage for a new chapter in AEW.

Key Takeaways

  • Swerve Strickland defeated Samoa Joe, becoming the first African-American AEW World Champion.
  • The Young Bucks became the first 3-Time AEW World Tag Team Champions with a victory over FTR.
  • Willow Nightingale captured the TBS Championship, ending Julia Hart’s reign.
  • The Bang Bang Scissor Gang are now the Unified World Trios Champions.
  • Jon Moxley is set to defend his IWGP World Heavyweight Championship for the first time on Dynamite.

Upcoming Matches

AEW Dynamite in Jacksonville will feature Jon Moxley defending the IWGP World Heavyweight Championship against Powerhouse Hobbs, a celebration of Willow Nightingale’s TBS Championship victory, and Swerve Strickland in an Eliminator Match against ROH World TV Champion Kyle Fletcher.

Why It Matters

Swerve Strickland’s victory is a historic moment for AEW, signifying diversity and achievement. Furthermore, upcoming matches like Moxley vs. Hobbs highlight the cross-promotional battles that enrich the wrestling industry, offering fans thrilling encounters and unforeseen alliances.

Looking Ahead

With DOUBLE OR NOTHING 2024 on the horizon, the aftermath of DYNASTY 2024 will play a crucial role in shaping the event’s lineup, promising high stakes and intense rivalries.

What are your thoughts on Swerve Strickland’s historic win and the upcoming matches announced for AEW Dynamite? Leave a comment below.

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