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Jeff Hardy reveals HUGE MOMENT he wants in AEW

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Wrestling superstar Jeff Hardy has recently expressed his interest in a potential face-off with CM Punk in All Elite Wrestling (AEW).

This comes more than a decade after their intense rivalry in WWE, which ended with Punk retaining the World Heavyweight Championship and Hardy leaving WWE.

Hardy’s vision for this match is not just about rekindling an old rivalry but creating a “huge moment” in AEW.

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The History Between Jeff Hardy and Punk

The feud between Hardy and Punk in 2009 was a memorable one, marked by Hardy’s struggles with substance abuse being highlighted on TV, juxtaposed against Punk’s straight-edge lifestyle.

This contrast added an extra layer of intensity to their rivalry, making it one of the most talked-about feuds in modern WWE history.

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The Potential Showdown in AEW

In a recent conversation with MuscleManMalcolm, Hardy discussed the possibility of facing Punk again in AEW.

He admitted that he hadn’t given much thought to the specifics of the match, but he was certain about one thing: the history between him and Punk could create a “huge moment” in AEW.

“I just think what I’ve seen more than anything is there’s just a huge moment between me and CM Punk, because of the history alone,” Hardy said. He further added, “Ultimately, I could see us having another match and I think it would be bizarre in the best of ways.”

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Hardy’s Return to AEW

After a significant hiatus, Hardy made his return to AEW in April this year. His return has been met with much anticipation and excitement from fans who are eager to see what he brings to the table this time around.

The potential showdown with Punk could be the highlight of his return, offering a chance to revisit their historic rivalry and create a new chapter in AEW.

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Punk’s Comeback to the Ring

Punk, on the other hand, made his comeback to television last month on the premiere episode of AEW Collision.

His return has been equally celebrated, with fans looking forward to seeing him back in action. A match against Hardy could be the perfect opportunity for Punk to showcase his skills and reignite the spark of their past rivalry.

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