Edge formally returned to WWE TV at SummerSlam on Saturday evening, executing his revenge on the faction he initially created. The WWE Hall of Famer first began forming the faction at WrestleMania 38 following his heel flip main up to his match with AJ Styles. But when Finn Balor was added to the group following WrestleMania Backlash, he, Damian Priest and Rhea Ripley all determined to boot Edge from the group with a vicious beatdown.
Promos indicating Edge’s return first began showing at Money within the Bank, with the most recent confirming he’d be again at SummerSlam. He arrived late within the match between Judgement Day and The Mysterios, displaying off a model new entrance and look. He speared a chair-swinging Balor and Priest, then arrange The Mysterios for a Double 619 and the win.
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The 11-time world champion spoke with Steven’s Wrestling Adventure earlier this 12 months and hinted at how for much longer he’ll stay with WWE. He initially returned from retirement at the 2020 Royal Rumble pay-per-view.
(It) will not be ten (years), positively will not be ten. I doubt it’s going to be 5, it is gonna be earlier than that. I do not even assume it is going to be three. I do not know, however I do not assume it is going to be that lengthy. I do know the window is small,” he stated.
“As I began feeling good and attacking life once more, eight years later, 9 years later, I began realizing that it was a risk to come again and at last get that final three years and attempt to assist younger expertise on the cusp, train them a pair little issues,” he continued. “To do it in opposition to a complete new period, to get in there with Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, and these guys that do not want my assist however it’s thrilling to get in there with them and check out to cling with them on this stage of my life and profession. I do know it isn’t going to final for lengthy and I solely have a lot within the tank to have the opportunity to try this. I need to get out earlier than you begin going, ‘his tank is getting low.’ I need to get out whereas individuals nonetheless have fond recollections.”