Kris Statlander will return to the ring on Wednesday's Dynamite.
AEW announced Statlander will have her first match since June 10, 2020 on the April 14 episode of AEW Dynamite. Statlander suffered an ACL tear last June in a tag team match against Nyla Rose & Penelope Ford. Statlander teamed with Hikaru Shida in the bout.
Statlander returned to television on the March 31 episode of AEW Dynamite, helping Chuckie T & Orange Cassidy defeat Miro & Kip Sabian in Arcade Anarchy.
Amber Nova was announced as her opponent.
The Galaxy's Favorite Alien @callmekrisstat makes her return to ring after nearly 11 months away because of a knee injury, on #AEWDynamite this Wednesday night, April 14 at 8pm on @tntdrama. pic.twitter.com/EGWGXpC5cF— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) April 12, 2021
#AEWDynamite TOMORROW NIGHT at 8pm ET/7pm CT on @tntdrama the #GalaxysFavoriteAlien @callmekrisstat (accompanied by Best Friends) returns to the ring after nearly 1 year, but it’s a tough task as @AEW GM TonyKhan has matched her vs. one of the top independent stars @AmberNova73! pic.twitter.com/UmWeDEk832— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) April 13, 2021
AEW Dynamite - April 14
- AEW Tag Team Championship: The Young Bucks (c) vs. Rey Fenix and PAC
- AEW TNT Championship Falls Count Anywhere Match: Darby Allin (c) vs. Matt Hardy
- Jade Cargill vs. Red Velvet
- Anthony Ogogo’s debut
- Chris Jericho vs. Dax Harwood (Mike Tyson as Special Enforcer)
- Kris Statlander vs. Amber Nova
Fightful will have live coverage of AEW Dynamite beginning at 8 p.m. ET on Wednesday.