Jon Moxley, the current All Elite Wrestling(AEW) World Champion squared off against MJF with the title on the line at AEW All Out pay-per-view. He successfully defended the championship at the event. But, Jon Moxley had to face a bizarre incident while making his entrance to the ring.
Jon Moxley almost gets a touch from a fan
Despite the pandemic, AEW allows crowd to enter the Daily’s Place, the home of AEW shows. It was previously revealed that the fans are allowed at the building after taking proper measures.
The fans undergo through the temperature checks and wearing a mask is mandatory. The rules of maintaining social distancing are also abided by.
Jon Moxley usually makes his entrance through the crowd. While heading towards the ring, a fan tried barging on the AEW World Champion.
But, the fan could not touch Jon Moxley, thanks to the security guards. They ensured that the fan can’t get near the wrestler and was taken down immediately. Thus, the AEW World title holder made his way to the squared circle.
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AEW security guards are really tough. However, apparently, the fan had no intention to harm the wrestler. He was too excited to see the champion.
One of the fans at the event tweeted the video. The video clip shows how the incident took place.
Watch the video here:
They pounced on that idiots ass w @Sam__Hemi like precision… 💪 #AEWAllOut #AllOut pic.twitter.com/Wwp9wj3J3z
— $єтн றøиєу™ is #AllOut (@sethmoney) September 6, 2020
Jon Moxley signed with AEW in 2019. He made his debut at AEW Double or Nothing event, attacking Chris Jericho, Kenny Omega, and the referee, establishing himself as a heel in the process.
Earlier this year he defeated Pac and became the No. 1 contender for AEW World Championship which was then held by the ‘Demi-God’, Chris Jericho. Jon Moxley went onto face Chris Jericho at Revolution event.
He defeated Chris Jericho to win his first AEW World championship in AEW. He held AEW and NJPW championship titles both at the same time.
In the match between, Jon Moxley and MJF, the former was banned from using his Paradigm Shift move. But near the ending of the match, the referee got distracted with Wardlow and he hit the mentioned move and pinned MJF for the three count. Thus retaining his title at the event.
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