The pro wrestling world is always changing, especially when big contracts are in play. Now, it appears that AEW is set to pick up a big free agent.
Deonna Purrazzo is set to be major free agent in 2024, and it appears that we know where she will end up at this point. Sadly for TNA Wrestling, it appears that they are losing the Virtuosa.
Sean Sapp noted behind Fightful’s paywall that, before Deonna Purrazzo’s contract officially expired, “there had already been interest expressed by multiple companies.” It was noted that there have been talks between AEW and Deonna Purrazzo.
Fightful has learned that before Purrazzo’s contract officially expired, there had already been interest expressed by multiple companies. Numerous sources indicated to Fightful that there have been some internal discussions with Purrazzo, and they’re hopeful they can land her in free agency. We’re told that was her preferred landing spot when finishing up with IMPACT.
It was also noted that, “numerous sources indicated to Fightful that there have been some internal discussions with Purrazzo, and they’re hopeful they can land her in free agency.”
Deonna Purrazzo has participated in sporadic independent dates since 2022. Following her free agency interview, several independent promoters contacted it was noted that the outlet reached out to inquire about the possibility of her taking on more independent dates. Her schedule would likely fill up quickly if she decides to return to the independent circuit.
At this time, it appears that AEW might land Deonna Purrazzo. Only time will tell how this situation pans out, but AEW may see a few big roster injections this year.
The current expectation is that Mercedes Mone will also end up in AEW. It could be quite an episode of Dynamite for their January 3rd episode as Tony Khan’s company kicks off 2024.
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