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Emotional AEW Dynamite moment takes place with Jay Bricoe’s daughter

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In a poignant episode of AEW Dynamite, the wrestling world witnessed an incredibly moving tribute to the late Jay Briscoe (Jamin Pugh), who tragically passed away at the age of 38.

The event, marked by a year since his untimely death, saw his brother and tag team partner, Mark Briscoe, deliver a heartfelt speech about Jay’s life and the devastating car accident that not only claimed his life but also severely injured his two daughters.

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Jay Briscoe, a renowned figure in the wrestling community, was celebrated for his remarkable career alongside his brother.

The duo, known as the Briscoe Brothers, were 13-time ROH World Tag Team Champions and had significant success in various wrestling promotions, including New Japan Pro-Wrestling and Impact.

Despite Jay never competing in an AEW match, his legacy resonated deeply within the wrestling fraternity.

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The emotional zenith of the tribute was the appearance of Jay’s daughters. In a moment that defied expectations, both daughters walked out, showcasing their incredible resilience and strength.

This was particularly significant as the older daughter had been told she might never walk again following the accident. Their appearance, walking unaided, was a testament to their courage and the enduring spirit of their late father.

FAQ

  • Who was Jay Briscoe? Jay Briscoe, real name Jamin Pugh, was a professional wrestler and one-half of the Briscoe Brothers, a renowned tag team in the wrestling world.
  • What happened to Jay Briscoe? Jay Briscoe tragically passed away in a car accident at the age of 38.
  • How did AEW pay tribute to Jay Briscoe? AEW paid tribute to Jay Briscoe with a special segment on AEW Dynamite, where his brother Mark spoke about him and his daughters made a poignant appearance.
  • What is the significance of Jay Briscoe’s daughters walking out? It was significant as the older daughter had been told she might never walk again following the car accident, making their walk a symbol of resilience and strength.
  • Has Mark Briscoe competed in AEW? Yes, Mark Briscoe made his AEW debut in January 2023, competing in a match against Jay Lethal.
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