AEW continued to honor the lifetime and legacy of Owen Hart in a lot more methods than 1 at Sunday’s Double or Practically nothing pay-for every-look at.
Right after Adam Cole and Dr. Britt Baker triumphed in their respective Men’s and Women’s Owen Hart Foundation tourneys, Dr. Martha Hart presented the winners with title belts that seemingly pay homage to Stampede Wrestling – the defunct Canadian advertising set up by Stu Hart, the father of The King of Hearts.
As seen beneath, the belts carefully resemble the NWA Stampede North American Heavyweight Championship, a title that Owen held on two independent instances in 1987. The most important style and design alter is the silhouette of Owen changing the signature NWA grappler pose.
Just before presenting the titles to Cole and Baker, Dr. Hart mentioned how the wrestling environment can “once again” celebrate the occupation of her late husband.
“It is with great anticipation that we fulfill this minute in heritage exactly where the amazing contributions, qualified craftsmanship and abilities of my late partner Owen Hart are celebrated,” Dr. Hart mentioned. “He was 1 of the finest artisans of his time, one of the biggest expert wrestlers at any time. Now, we can after yet again rejoice him in the squared circle.”
Dr. Hart finished her speech by thanking AEW President Tony Khan, Chris Jericho, the Darkish Side of the Ring crew, and the relaxation of the AEW locker space for making the Owen Hart Foundation match a fact.
As famous before, AEW and Jazwares introduced a new Owen Hart action figure over the weekend. The figure marked the 1st time an Owen determine has been rolled out given that 1999.
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