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Adam Copeland REVEALS plans for AEW RETIREMENT match

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In a recent episode of the “Notsam Wrestling” podcast, WWE Hall of Famer Adam Copeland shared his vision for his final match, marking a significant moment in his illustrious wrestling career.

Copeland, known for his remarkable journey in the wrestling world, discussed not only his retirement plans but also reflected on his past, including the notable feud with Matt Hardy.

Adam Copeland: His Ideal Retirement Scenario

Copeland expressed a unique perspective on his retirement match, diverging from the typical triumphant farewell often seen in the wrestling industry.

He no longer sees Christian, a long-time friend and fellow wrestler, as his inevitable final opponent. Instead, Copeland desires a more personal and nostalgic setting for his last match.

He dreams of hosting it in Maple Leaf Gardens, the venue where he first experienced live wrestling. This choice underscores his desire to conclude his career in a place that holds significant personal meaning, even if it means organising an independent event for a day.

Adam Copeland: Legacy

Adam Copeland, born on October 30, 1973, has had a remarkable career in wrestling. Standing at 6’5″ and weighing 241 lbs, he has been a dominant figure in the ring. Currently signed with AEW under his real name, Copeland has achieved significant milestones, including winning the World Heavyweight Championship seven times.

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  • Who is Adam Copeland? Adam Copeland, also known as Edge, is a WWE Hall of Famer and professional wrestler currently signed with AEW.
  • What are Copeland’s plans for his retirement match? Copeland wishes to have his retirement match in Maple Leaf Gardens, the place where he first saw wrestling live.
  • Who did Copeland mention as a potential final opponent? He initially considered Christian but is now open to other possibilities.
  • What significant past feud did Copeland discuss? He reflected on his feud with Matt Hardy, highlighting its impact on his career and personal growth.
  • What is Copeland’s legacy in wrestling? Copeland is known for winning the World Heavyweight Championship seven times and for his significant contributions to the wrestling industry.
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