Hook is already a force of nature in the world of professional wrestling. He has only had two televised matches in AEW. No AEW star has had a faster rise than Hook.
His debut was incredibly hyped. Fans didn’t know what to expect. What they got was a smooth, polished wrestler who looked excellent in a squash match against Fuego Del Sol.
Hook’s opponent on the most recent AEW Rampage was the 300 plus pound Bear Bronson. The young star once again handled himself like a veteran. Fans chanted “We want Hook,” as he made his anticipated entrance. Twitter can’t stop raving about him. He is currently trending in the platforms Sports category. Many of them defended their new favorite wrestler against criticism after he no-sold a pile driver during the bout.
“Hook can get away with no-selling because he’s cool as hell and he’s on the come up, I don’t know what people are failing to understand about this.”
“HOOK can no sell me any day.”
“I better not see indie wrestlers hate on hook like I don’t see you guys hitting springboard drop kicks after getting your leg worked on for 5 minutes”
“HOOK is the biggest draw in AEW”
The sky is the limit for Hook if he can continue his momentum. Fans are responding to him unlike any other star AEW has introduced. He only has two matches. He is also already one of the most over wrestlers in the company.
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