#AndNEW: Hook Wins FTW Championship on AEW Dynamite

Hook Wins FTW Championship on AEW Dynamite
Spread the love

On the July 27 edition of AEW Dynamite, subtitled Fight For The Fallen, Danhausen challenged Ricky Starks for the FTW Championship. The champion made short work of the “Very Nice, Very Evil” challenger, the “Absolute” one showcasing his trademark confidence. Following this victory, Starks took a microphone, demanding a “real” challenge. He wouldn’t have to wait long, as it would be his fellow Team Taz alumni, Hook, that answered the call. Hook stormed the ring and the match was made official. Despite Starks’s best efforts, Hook applied Redrum, winning via submission and capturing the FTW Championship – the same his father, Taz, introduced – in the process.

Hook Wins FTW Championship

What to Know Following Young Star’s First Title Victory

Post-match, Tony Schiavone entered the ring to interview Starks, who had Powerhouse Hobbs by his side. Starks admitted that he was no stranger to losing, and that he was okay with that. However, he declared that he made the most of the FTW Championship, bringing it back to prominence and exceeding the expectations of others. This was an emotional interview that had the crowd in attendance on the side of Starks, who stated that his time was “right now.” Suddenly, Hobbs attacked Starks from behind, flooring the now former FTW Champion. Hobbs followed up with a giant spinebuster on Starks, effectively ending their partnership.

Stay tuned to the Last Word on Pro Wrestling for more on this and other stories from around the world of wrestling, as they develop. You can always count on LWOPW to be on top of the major news in the wrestling world. As well as to provide you with analysis, previews, videos, interviews, and editorials on the wrestling world.  You can catch AEW Dynamite Wednesday nights at 8 PM ET on TBS and AEW Dark: Elevation (Monday nights) and AEW: Dark (Tuesday nights) at 7 PM ET on YouTube. AEW Rampage airs on TNT at 10 PM EST every Friday night.