During last week’s edition of the “What Happened When” podcast, AEW’s Tony Schiavone and Orange Cassidy praised Sting heading into his upcoming retirement match scheduled for next month at AEW Revolution when he teams with Darby Allin to face off against The Young Bucks.
You can check out some highlights from the podcast below:
Tony Schiavone: “I’d like to see him finish with the regular Stinger Splash, Scorpion Death Drop, Scorpion Death Lock and get the win. I don’t know who it would be against but I think it would be a big deal.”
Orange Cassidy: “Sting is the best. Our locker room is better to have him around and I think he’s a really good influence on all of us about how to be a genuinely great person.”
Sting Praised by AEW’s Tony Schiavone and Orange Cassidy Ahead of Retirement Match
In the world of professional wrestling, few names are as iconic as Sting. Known for his charismatic persona, unique face paint, and high-flying in-ring style, Sting has been a fan favorite for decades. As he prepares for his upcoming retirement match at AEW Revolution next month, the wrestling community is reflecting on his illustrious career and the impact he has had on the industry.
During a recent episode of the “What Happened When” podcast, AEW commentator Tony Schiavone and wrestler Orange Cassidy took the time to praise Sting and express their admiration for the legendary performer.
Schiavone, who has been a part of the wrestling business for many years, shared his thoughts on how he would like to see Sting finish his career. He mentioned wanting to see Sting utilize his signature moves, such as the Stinger Splash, Scorpion Death Drop, and Scorpion Death Lock, to secure a victory in his final match. While Schiavone did not speculate on who Sting’s opponent might be, he emphasized that it would undoubtedly be a significant moment for both Sting and the wrestling world.
Orange Cassidy, known for his laid-back and nonchalant persona, echoed Schiavone’s sentiments about Sting. Cassidy expressed his admiration for Sting’s presence in the AEW locker room, stating that having him around has had a positive influence on everyone. Cassidy went on to describe Sting as a genuinely great person and highlighted the impact he has had on the younger generation of wrestlers.
Sting’s retirement match at AEW Revolution will see him team up with Darby Allin to take on The Young Bucks. The match is expected to be an emotional and memorable affair, as it marks the end of an era for Sting and his fans.
Throughout his career, Sting has achieved numerous accolades and left an indelible mark on the wrestling industry. He is a multi-time world champion, having held titles in various promotions, including WCW and TNA. Sting’s unique character, captivating in-ring performances, and ability to connect with audiences have made him one of the most beloved figures in professional wrestling history.
As Sting prepares to bid farewell to the squared circle, fans and fellow wrestlers alike are reflecting on his contributions to the sport. His impact extends beyond his in-ring accomplishments, as he has served as a mentor and role model for many aspiring wrestlers. Sting’s legacy will undoubtedly continue to inspire future generations of performers.
AEW Revolution promises to be a must-watch event for wrestling fans, as it will feature the retirement match of a true legend. Sting’s final appearance in the ring will be a bittersweet moment for fans who have followed his career and witnessed his evolution as a performer. While his retirement marks the end of an era, Sting’s influence and contributions to professional wrestling will forever be remembered and celebrated.