NBC Sports activities Boston’s Steve Fall just lately spoke with AEW star Claudio Castagnoli about his Forbidden Door debut, his match with Jake Hager and extra.
Claudio on why he signed with AEW:
“As you already know, I’ve clearly been following AEW for some time. When it got here time to step again and look, I felt like I used to be a greater match for AEW. He had much more to do with AEW when it got here to challenges and when it got here to individuals he needed to work with. There are such a lot of individuals I have not wrestled with in any respect, or in a protracted, very long time. So that is what I needed to do. That is what I am going to have enjoyable doing.”
On the individuals who reacted each positively and negatively when Tony Khan hugged him at the Forbidden Door press convention:
“It is so unusual as a result of that was after the Forbidden Gate. It was actually like, it was like a fast hug. It was prefer it was over, and it was like, exhausting. It was like, you already know, while you see your pal and then you definitely excessive 5 after which like a pat on the again like a hug and prefer it’s a screenshot, and I suppose individuals ran with that. It is only a few professionals hugging one another.”