Sean Waltman is a true veteran in the pro wrestling world. For the most part, his days of competing inside the squared circle are far behind him. Waltman also keeps himself updated with everything that goes on in professional wrestling, including AEW. In fact, he defended Chris Jericho losing on AEW Dynamite this week.

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As seen on this week’s episode of AEW Dynamite: Winter Is Coming, Chris Jericho battled it out with a debuting Action Andretti in a singles match. Then, Andretti shocked the world when he beat Jericho clean as a whistle.

Naturally, a lot of fans were not happy with this decision as they felt Jericho got buried. Sean Waltman took to Twitter and defended Jericho’ getting squashed’s loss as he brought up his own famous 1, 2, 3 Kid match against Scott Hall, where he beat the Bad Guy in the biggest upset of his career.

I just got the sh*t beat out of me by Scott, before he charged the corner, I moved & hit the moonsault body block. I got zero offense in before that. Chris had a competitive match with Andretti before putting him over.

Waltman made it clear that Jericho is truly a giver when it comes to putting young talent over. Tony Khan confirmed Andretti’s AEW signing after his big win. Regardless, only time will tell whether Action Andretti will become a huge deal. For the time being, he is certainly off to a great start.

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Subhojeet Mukherjee

Subhojeet is a professional wrestling fan for over 22 years. He got captivated by the sport during the Monday Night Wars and has a passion for it ever since. He also enjoys TV shows, movies, anime, novels and music, which broadens his perspective and appreciation for wrestling. He is a knowledgeable and respected voice in the industry.

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