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MASSIVE MMA name wants to FIGHT AEW star

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In a surprising turn of events, ONE FC Flyweight Champion and MMA legend, Demetrious Johnson, has expressed his desire to step into the wrestling ring. But he’s not just looking for any opponent; he has his sights set on an All Elite Wrestling (AEW) superstar.

Johnson, who is renowned in the Mixed Martial Arts world, recently made a bold move by reaching out to AEW President Tony Khan.

His request? A match with none other than Sammy Guevara. The two had a face-off during AEW WrestleDream 2023 in Seattle, WA, which seems to have sparked Johnson’s interest in a potential showdown.

Taking to Twitter, Johnson didn’t mince words. He directly addressed Tony Khan, expressing his eagerness to “beat the sh*t out of” Guevara. The tweet quickly gained traction, with fans eagerly discussing the possibility of this dream match.

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What’s Next for the MMA Legend?

The ball is now in AEW’s court. With Johnson publicly challenging Guevara, fans are eagerly waiting to see if the match will materialise.

Such a bout would undoubtedly be a massive draw, given Johnson’s MMA pedigree and Guevara’s rising star status in AEW.

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  • Who is Demetrious Johnson?
    • Demetrious Johnson is the ONE FC Flyweight Champion, known for his accomplishments in the MMA world.
  • Who did Johnson challenge for a match?
    • Johnson has challenged AEW star Sammy Guevara for a wrestling match.
  • Where did Johnson and Guevara have a face-off?
    • The two had a face-off at AEW WrestleDream 2023 in Seattle, WA.
  • What did Ricky Starks comment about?
    • Ricky Starks discussed the negative reaction he received for congratulating Jade Cargill on her WWE signing.
  • Has AEW confirmed the match between Johnson and Guevara?
    • As of now, there’s no official confirmation from AEW regarding the match.

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