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AEW Worlds End: Keith Lee makes STARTLING admission before event

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AEW Worlds End is set to take place tonight, and Keith Lee is set for a bout against Swerve Strickland after both failed in the Continental Classic.

Hours before the actual PPV event started, Lee would take to social media to reveal to fans that he has been dealing with a long-term injury.

“Today… I keep it very real with you guys. I have been working through an injury since Arthur Ashe Stadium 2022. It has been mostly well taken care of. Things have been worse since Final Battle. I am trying to get through today for you guys, but I cannot promise anything.”

UPDATE: It was revealed by Tony Khan earlier tonight that Dustin Rhodes would be taking the place of Keith Lee against Strickland.

AEW Worlds End – Keith Lee Injury

Here are all of the matches set to take place tonight:

Zero Hour Pre-Show

  • Zero-Hour Pre-Show FTW Championship With FTW Rules Match: HOOK (c) vs. Wheeler Yuta
  • Zero-Hour Pre-Show 20-Man Battle Royal For Future TNT Title Shot: Competitors TBA.
  • Zero-Hour Pre-Show Match: Kris Statlander vs. Willow Nightingale

AEW Worlds End Main Card

  • AEW World Heavyweight Title Match: MJF (c) vs. Samoa Joe
  • Continental Classic Tournament Finals: Eddie Kingston vs. Jon Moxley
  • AEW TNT Championship No DQ Match: Christian Cage (c) vs. Adam Copeland
  • AEW Women’s World Championship Match: Toni Storm (c) vs. Riho
  • AEW TBS Championship Match: Julia Hart (c) vs. Abadon
  • Swerve Strickland vs. Keith Lee
  • Andrade El Idolo vs. Miro
  • Eight-Man Tag Team Match: Sting, Darby Allin, Sammy Guevara & Chris Jericho vs. Big Bill, Ricky Starks, Powerhouse Hobbs & Konosuke Takeshita
  • Eight-Man Tag Team Match: Bryan Danielson, Claudio Castagnoli, Mark Briscoe & Daniel Garcia vs. Jay White, Rush, Jay Lethal & Brody King

For fans in the UK, the event can be streamed back on demand via Triller TV, a digital platform dedicated to combat sports, including professional wrestling.

The PPV event costs only $19.99, making it a highly accessible way for fans to enjoy the action-packed event from the comfort of their own homes.

As well as FITE, fans can also order the PPV event to watch back on demand from PPV.com. PPV.COM apps are currently available from the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store. Download today for a more tailored viewing experience.

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