Lio Rush is set to be a free agent again.
Lio took to social media to say that his contract with AEW will expire on February 14 and he will once again be a free agent.
Lio originally joined AEW at Double or Nothing 2021 as the "Joker" in the Casino Battle Royale. He suffered an injury in the bout and then announced his retirement. He returned to AEW in September, signing with the company on September 29 after appearing on AEW Dynamite as "LBO" Lio.
I’m a free agent. pic.twitter.com/aZwy8F8O6O— Lio Rush (@IamLioRush) January 22, 2022
Rush was involved in a storyline with Dante Martin and Team Taz. He hasn't wrestled for AEW since competing in the Dynamite Diamond Ring 2021 Battle Royale on the December 8 episode of AEW Dynamite.
Lio has been active on the Independent scene while signed with AEW. He will compete at The WRLD on GCW and was recently announced for REVOLVER Wrestling in April. He is scheduled to be a part of AEW's hip hop collaboration in addition to dropping his own EP in February