AEW Rampage Christian became the new Impact World Champion. Due to the current and ongoing partnership between Impact Wrestling and All Elite Wrestling. AEW championships can be defended on Impact Wrestling shows and Impact Wrestling’s championships can be defended on AEW.
This week AEW had their first ever AEW Rampage premiere show and AEW wanted to make this show as big as they possibly can. That’s why Impact wrestling world champion Kenny Omega had to defend his Impact wrestling World Championship; Against Christian Cage on the first ever Rampage show in an opening match as a part of their rivalry. The match was good and had really great spots in it but the result shocked everyone who were watching it.
In the closing moments of the match Kenny Omega low-blowed Christian Cage; And he was ready to hit his finisher on Christian Cage through the Steel chair behind referees back. Surprisingly Christian reversed the move and hit his own finisher kill switch on Kenny Omega through the chair. Christian Cage covered Kenny Omega for the three count and won Impact Wrestling’s World Championship from Kenny Omega.
As great as the match was; the result was also a shocking and surprising result. Because Christian Cage has defeated Kenny Omega for his Impact World Championship at this stage of his career when he is 47 years old. This might help Christian Cage to believe in himself that he can defeat Kenny Omega; For the AEW World Heavyweight Championship at All Out on September 5th 2021.