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WrestleZone just lately spoke with Shawn Spears, who’s proud of some of his AEW matches for a few of the challenges and alternatives they introduced.
“The match coming into AEW with Cody was fairly vital to me. We had at all times saved in contact clearly, however we hadn’t touched or wrestled one another in ten years. Then we go on the market on pay-per-view and do what we did. I assumed that angle created a variety of buzz as a result of that was pre-TV. So we ended up actually promoting that match simply based mostly off of issues we did on the web.
“I feel wrestling within the first-ever Blood & Guts was fairly vital. The Stadium Stampede I liked. It was a long-ass filming of a day, however the stuff I received to do with Sammy, a variety of it was one take. We simply went in there, balls to the partitions at 2 a.m. knocking all of it out, after which to see how properly the manufacturing group put it collectively and the way epic issues have been. That turned out rather well.”
“Wrestling Chris Jericho was one thing that I requested to do as a result of I wished to see how his thoughts labored. I wished to see what I may be taught from him as a result of I run a wrestling faculty. So something I can be taught from wrestling these guys who’re thought-about greats, I can at the very least really feel and perceive firsthand after which go that data alongside to youthful expertise in hopes that in the future they’ll be capable to expertise the identical factor I did.”
Shawn Spears is conscious of a few of the criticism he nonetheless faces, noting how some may say he “hasn’t finished something” in AEW. Spears refutes that and says he’s finished loads of work he’s very happy with.
“I’ve finished extra in three years than I most likely would have finished wherever else. I’ve wrestled guys that I most likely wouldn’t have been within the ring with wherever else. I’ve been put in very high-pressure conditions extra so than I most likely would have wherever else. So these are just some matches that I actually loved. I assumed the angle with The Pinnacle and CM Punk, and even when Max and I have been doing the Wardlow bit, I assumed these angles have been implausible. I feel we did unbelievable enterprise, we hit the nail on the top, and I’ve been lucky to be a part of some actually enjoyable stuff and great things going ahead.
“I’ll by no means have a five-star match for my part. By no means will I ever. Lots of people watching this can say, ‘Oh yeah, in fact you received’t.’ No, as a result of I don’t imagine it exists as a result of there’s at all times one thing to enhance on someplace. If I be ok with it, I’ll let it go, however I’ll by no means have five-star classics. I’ll at all times discover one thing that I may have finished higher.”
Take a look at some full-length matches from Shawn Spears’ profession under:
Shawn Spears vs. Luke Kurtis – GLCW The Chairman Cometh, April 22, 2023
Shawn Spears vs. Lord Crewe – AEW Darkish, Might 3, 2022
Shawn Spears vs. Lee Moriarty – AEW Darkish: Elevation, December 27, 2021
Shawn Spears vs. Shawn Dean – AEW Darkish, March 31, 2020