AEW Co-Government Vice President Cody Rhodes and AEW President & CEO Tony Khan took to Twitter this afternoon and reacted to AEW dominating the forty first annual Wrestling Observer Publication Awards.
As famous, AEW topped the optimistic classes of the Observer readership awards, whereas WWE actually got here up brief for the optimistic classes, even when it got here to runner-ups. You possibly can click on right here for the record of winners for the 2020 awards, simply introduced right this moment.
Cody congratulated Khan on successful the awards for Booker of the Yr and Promoter of the Yr. Cody identified how Khan beat out WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon, and UFC President Dana White.
“Congratulations @TonyKhan – Booker/Promoter of the yr within the forty first annual @WONF4W Awards! Beating out each legendary promoters Dana White and Vince McMahon. Wonderful,” Cody wrote.
Khan thanked his AEW workers and the readers of the e-newsletter. Khan pointed to how the one different occasions one particular person received each Promoter and Booker of the Yr in the identical yr have been Vince in 1998, 1999 and 2000, and the late Large Baba for All Japan Professional Wrestling in 1990 and 1991.
“Thanks to everybody working in @AEW + to the @WONF4W readers who voted me 2020 Booker of the Yr + Promoter of the Yr! The one different occasions that anybody received each in the identical yr have been Vince 3x (98-00) & Baba 2x (90-91). I dreamed of at the present time for many years, thanks all a lot,” Khan wrote.
You possibly can see the tweets from Cody and Khan beneath, together with Vince Russo’s fascinating response to Cody’s tweet on Khan: