The early days of the WWF (before the WWE) maybe weren’t as perfected as today — unless you ask the Hart family of course — but the All Elite Wrestling federation may have some public relations issue at hand..
This developing story from the AEW:
After his match with Darby Allin at Fyter Fest, Shawn Spears ran in and hit Cody Rhodes on the head with a chair. Rhodes did not protect his head with his hands on the shot, and needed 12 staples over the cut. While Rhodes does not have a concussion, and measures were taken to the chair before the shot, AEW was still criticized for allowing it ..
Cody Rhodes helped out of the ring after a brutal hit to the head 🙏🏻
— Bleacher Report Live (@brlive) June 30, 2019