Apr 17, 2024 - News

AEW bringing peak wrestling drama to Indianapolis

Two wrestlers fighting.

Will Ospreay and Jon Moxley are two of the AEW stars getting ready for a fight at the fairgrounds. Photo: Etsuo Hara/Getty Images

All Elite Wrestling returns to Indianapolis Wednesday night, and they're coming in with more heat than Jack Perry in Chicago.

What's happening: "AEW Dynamite" will broadcast live from Indiana Farmers Coliseum.

Here's what hardcore fans and curious casuals need to know before the bell rings:

👊 Jon Moxley: The company's top star makes his first appearance since becoming the only man to hold the WWE, AEW and IWGP titles.

🎭 "Timeless" Toni Storm: The AEW women's champion is the perfect example of the campy magic of pro wrestling as she takes on a persona similar to Norma Desmond from "Sunset Boulevard" while in the ring.

🪽 Will Ospreay: The dynamic performer considered by many to be the best wrestler in the world made headlines this week by discussing how he believes his autism has helped him as a wrestler.

💲 Mercedes Moné: Known as either Sasha Banks in WWE or Koska Reeves from "The Mandalorian," Moné is still new to AEW after being the biggest free agent in the game. Think: the Caitlin Clark of pro wrestling.

🎤 Swerve Strickland: The charismatic grappler is on a campaign to become AEW's first Black world champ, and he gets his shot at the title Sunday night.

If you go: Dynamite goes off Wednesday at 7:30pm at Indiana Farmers Coliseum, 1202 E 38th St.

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