Jake Hager Debuts At AEW Dynamite, Attacks Cody, Dustin And The Young Bucks

Jake Hager is All Elite.

On the premiere episode of All Elite Wrestling, Jake Hager (formerly known as Jack Swagger in WWE), made his debut for the promotion, attacking Cody and Dustin Rhodes and The Young Bucks (Matt & Nick Jackson). Hager aligned himself with Chris Jericho, Santana & Ortiz, and Sammy Guevara. The show closed with the new five-man unit standing tall over the fallen bodies of their opponents.

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Since leaving WWE in 2017, Hager has done some Independent wrestling, most notably showing up in Lucha Underground to win the Lucha Underground Championship. Technically, he is still the Lucha Underground Champion and will likely be their final champion as a fifth season of the show is unlikely.

Along with making various Independent wrestling appearances, Hager is a currently active MMA fighter, competing in Bellator MMA, where he holds a 2-0 record.

If you missed anything from AEW Dynamite, check out Fightful's full report on the show.

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