In the history of All Elite Wrestling, there has never been a World Champion like Jon Moxley, and there may never be another like him again. A former independent wrestling legend before joining the upstart promotion, he quickly became one of its biggest stars, while also being one of the hottest free agents in all of sports entertainment. He’s held the AEW World Title twice now, having beaten Kenny Omega at Double or Nothing to win it for the first time and then immediately dropping it to Chris Jericho after pinning him at Fight for the Fallen. All You Need to Know About the AEW World Champion Jon Moxley
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Jonathan David Good was born on March 17th, 1985 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He grew up in a low-income family, and from a young age knew he wanted to be an actor. His parents divorced when he was five years old, and at the age of 15 Jonathan dropped out of high school to pursue his dream of becoming a professional wrestler. All You Need to Know About the AEW World Champion Jon Moxley
Professional wrestling career
In November 2002, Good was offered a developmental contract with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), which he accepted. He was assigned to Deep South Wrestling (DSW) and Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW), where he wrestled against wrestlers such as Bobby Lashley and John Cena. In February 2004, WWE released him from his developmental contract.
Ring of Honor (2008–2010)
He wrestled for Ring of Honor (ROH) from 2008 to 2010, during which he was a two-time ROH World Television Champion and one-time ROH World Tag Team Champion. He also wrestled for Chikara, Independent Wrestling Association Mid-South (IWA:MS), Full Impact Pro (FIP), and Pro Wrestling Guerrilla (PWG).
Pro Wrestling Guerilla (2009–2010)
Jonathan David Good began his wrestling career in 2009 as part of Pro Wrestling Guerilla, where he was a two-time PWG World Tag Team Champion with Joey Ryan. In 2010, he signed a contract with WWE and was assigned to its developmental territory Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW). His tenure there lasted only one year before he left in order to wrestle abroad.
In 2009, Good left WWE and began wrestling on the independent circuit. He made appearances in Chikara, where he participated in a six-man tag team match with Claudio Castagnoli and Tursas against Mike Quackenbush, Jigsaw and Hallowicked at The Sordid Perils of Everyday Existence on October 24.
Dragon Gate USA (2012–2013)
Dragon Gate USA (DGUSA) was a professional wrestling promotion. Founded in 2012 by Gabe Sapolsky and Rob Pallatina, it was based in New York City and ran until 2013. It was affiliated with Japanese promotion Dragon Gate. On September 2, 2013, DGUSA announced that they had ceased operations.
Jon Moxley is best known for his time with WWE from 2013-2016. He was a three-time United States Heavyweight Champion, a one-time NXT Tag Team Champion, and a one-time Intercontinental Champion.
Independent circuit (2016–2018)
Jon Moxley had wrestled on the independent circuit since 2016, where he became a two-time PWG World Champion and one-time EVOLVE Tag Team Champion. He was then signed by WWE in December 2018.
Global Force Wrestling (2015–2017)
Global Force Wrestling (GFW) was an American professional wrestling promotion founded by Jeff Jarrett in 2014. It was a member of the National Wrestling Alliance and recognized as a territory of Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA).
Impact Wrestling (2018–present)
Impact Wrestling is an American professional wrestling promotion, founded by Jeff and Jerry Jarrett in 2002. Impact Wrestling has been owned since 2017 by Anthem Sports & Entertainment. The company produces television programming for broadcast on Pursuit Channel and syndication on cable, satellite, and terrestrial networks around the world.
Lucha Underground (2017, 2019)
Lucha Underground is a professional wrestling promotion. It airs in English on El Rey Network and in Spanish on UniMás. Lucha Underground has its own roster of wrestlers, as well as working agreements with other promotions, most notably New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) and Ring of Honor (ROH).
Wrestling is a combat sport that takes place in a ring with two competitors, or in some cases, up to six. The match usually consists of three rounds and lasts about 30 minutes. Wrestling is a combat sport that takes place in a ring with two competitors, or in some cases, up to six. The match usually consists of three rounds and lasts about 30 minutes. There are four main types of wrestling: freestyle, Greco-Roman, American folkstyle and Russian folkstyle.
Championships and accomplishments
Jon Moxley is one of only three wrestlers in history to have held all four major championships, having won WWE’s Universal Championship, WWE’s Intercontinental Championship, NJPW’s IWGP Heavyweight Championship and NWA/TNA’s World Heavyweight Championship. He is also a two-time winner of Pro Wrestling Illustrated’s Match of the Year.
Q. Why did you start wrestling?
A. I started because my father introduced me to it as a way to channel all of that energy and frustration into something productive. We had a lot of bad blood between us, but wrestling was an outlet for some of that anger and resentment. It’s not just about going out there and beating people up, it’s about telling stories with your body, with your words, and with your actions.
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Jon Moxley is an American professional wrestler and actor. He is currently signed to All Elite Wrestling, where he performs under the ring name Jon Moxley and is the current AEW World Champion in his record-setting third reign. He also makes appearances for New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) as part of its heavyweight roster. Prior to joining WWE, he wrestled for Chikara, Dragon Gate USA, and Evolve.
Why did Dean Ambrose leave WWE?
Dean Ambrose is an American professional wrestler, actor and former bodybuilder signed with All Elite Wrestling. He performs under the ring name Jon Moxley and is the current AEW World Champion in his record-setting third reign.
He also makes appearances for New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) as a member of Bullet Club.
Why did Dean Ambrose change his name?
Dean Ambrose has a lot of wrestling experience under his belt. He began his career in 2002 and wrestled for various promotions before being signed by WWE in 2010. There, he was given the name Dean Ambrose, partly because of his surname but also as a way to honor former professional wrestler Randy Macho Man Savage. In 2014, Ambrose left WWE and signed with rival promotion Impact Wrestling.
Is Dean Ambrose back to WWE?
Dean Ambrose, aka Jonathan David Good, is an American professional wrestler and actor. He is currently signed to All Elite Wrestling, where he performs under the ring name Jon Moxley and is the current AEW World Champion in his record-setting third reign.