Brian Pillman Jr. has recently made several appearances on AEW. Those dates may continue. He vacated the OVW Heavyweight Championship due to his commitment to AEW.
OVW announced Saturday afternoon that Brian Pillman Jr. has vacated the company’s top title. They thanked Pillman Jr. for representing the title, but it’s sad to see him go.
OVW Heavyweight Champion Brian Pillman Jr. will leave the OVW Heavyweight Championship virtually immediately. Due to his deepening relationship with AEW (All Elite Wrestling), his obligations are beyond the responsibilities associated with the OVW Heavyweight Championship. We at OVW are sad to see him leave, but we are very pleased that Brian Pillman Jr. continues to succeed at AEW and wish him the best of luck.
“I’m really proud that Brian won the OVW Heavyweight Champion, even if it wasn’t as long as expected. His talent really makes everyone on the roster their game. And I am very grateful for that. I think Brian continues to shine at AEW and is proud of all of us and, more importantly, his father. ” OVW owner Alsnow said.
Crown a new champion. The winner of the 2021 Nightmare Rumble (January 9th) has been decided to be the new OVW Heavyweight Champion. In addition, the Rumble winner will face OVW National Championship Pectacular Jesse Godderz later that night!
Brian Kenison – OVW General Manager
Brian Pillman Jr. still has a deal with MLW, but the details of the deal are unclear. He requested release from MLW, but was denied.
Pillman can still work at AEW. Because Very similar to the situation in MJFThe old MLW contract does not list AEW as a company whose talents cannot work. In many of them it didn’t exist.
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Brian Pillman Jr. invalidates OVW title due to AEW commitment
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