WWE fans can take comfort that the Phenomenal One will be staying with the company for a while. AJ Styles has signed a new contract with WWE.
It took AJ Styles a while to make his way to WWE, but he’s ready to extend his stay with the world’s most popular wrestling promotion. He took to social media on Monday to casually announce the news that he’s signed a new contract with the company.
It typical Styles style, he told fans of his decision to introduce a puppy into his family earlier than dropping the contract information. There’s nothing secondary about this growth for WWE followers although. His determination to increase his run with the corporate is nice information for followers of his revolutionary fashion within the ring.
It’s additionally terrific for WWE officers which might be working onerous to maintain as a lot expertise on the roster as doable. For instance, Types’ previous working mates from the Membership, Kyle Anderson and Luke Gallows will each be leaving the corporate on the finish of their present contracts. That may not seem to be an enormous loss to some followers, nevertheless it’s symbolic of how the WWE is struggling to take care of its monopoly on wrestling expertise in opposition to smaller promotions.
WWE’s monetary would possibly nonetheless does permit them an enormous benefit when negotiating with top-tier skills like Types. Rival promotions like AEW would have cherished to tempt him to depart the mainstream firm, nevertheless it’s very seemingly the cash was just too good for Types to go up.
Types’ determination to commit his future to the corporate additionally ought to enhance his odds of defeating Randy Orton at WrestleMania. If his future had remained unclear, WWE officers might need elected to present Orton the win due to their certainty that he’d keep put. Now the chances for the match ought to swing even additional in Types’ favor.
Extra importantly, Types’ dedication to stick with WWE opens up plenty of fascinating alternatives for him down the road. He could possibly be a man who’s counted on to assist make SmackDown‘s transition to FOX a industrial success. That may be a significant accomplishment for a man who spent the majority of his profession with TNA earlier than lastly breaking by way of to the WWE in 2016.
The underside line is that WWE followers nonetheless have loads of Phenomenal Forearms of their future and Types will see much more inexperienced.