All Elite Wrestling is now officially serving freshly squeezed
In an announcement, AEW has confirmed that signing of the
Cassidy has already competed for All Elite, having been a
part of the Casino Battle Royale at this past May’s Double or Nothing PPV. In
that match, the Beyond Wrestling and CHIKARA star entered in the #15 slot – but
ended up being eliminated by The Innovator of Violence, Tommy Dreamer.
Freshly Squeezed made his professional debut back in 2004,
and has spent the past 15 years honing his craft across various independent
With his drunken-bum cool and lethargy, the unique charisma
of Orange Cassidy has seen him become of the most fun and entertaining grapplers
on the indie scene. And part of his shtick is that he doesn’t even really seem to ever give a sh*t that he’s supposed to be in a fight – a character trait that
certainly splits opinion on him at times.
Up next for All Elite Wrestling is All Out on August 31st,
which will see Chris Jericho and ‘Hangman’ Adam Page do battle to crown the
first ever AEW World Champion. After that, the debut of AEW’s weekly TNT show
awaits on Wendesday, October 2nd.