The Forbidden Door pay-per-view event went down at the United Center in Chicago last night. Tony Khan claimed the joint venture between AEW and NJPW did over 100,000 PPV buys.

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The AEW head honcho has already hinted at the possibility of Forbidden Door 2 happening. NJPW President Takami Ohbari wants the event showcased in front of the Japanese crowd.

Ohbari did an interview with Tokyo Sports wherein he talked about the injury bug that prevented several wrestlers from appearing at the show at the last minute, forcing AEW and NJPW to change the card.

“In my opinion, there are some wrestlers who were unable to come (to the U.S.) at the last minute. There are still wrestlers and matches I would like to see. I would like to see a continuation of this event.

“I think there is a need to see this event in Japan. The 50th anniversary year is a good opportunity to make it happen. I think there are some (AEW wrestlers) who would like to compete in front of Japanese fans.”

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Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab is a news writer at Ringside News. He has been an avid fan of professional wrestling since 2000. His earliest memories of pro wrestling involved The Rock taking on The McMahon-Helmsley faction in 2000. Outside of his writing responsibilities, Manik is a fan of fiction, thrillers, comics, manga and anime. He’s an occasional journalist and likes to spend his free time watching movies and reading stuff about politics, science, medicine, etc. Manik also enjoys jogs in the park and workouts in the gym.  Manik is also a big of rock bands including Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Metallica, Drowning Pool, Breaking Point, and Skillet. His current favorite wrestler is Kazuchika Okada and his favorite wrestler of all time is The Rock.

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