Major League Return for The Man of the Hour, Lio Rush!

It has been announced that the M.O.T.H, Lio Rush is making his return to Major League Wrestling and will be a part of the Kings of Colosseum event in May.

Major League Return for The Man of the Hour, Lio Rush!

The next career move of Lio Rush has been revealed and he is once again a Major League competitor. Rush recently revealed that his AEW Contract was coming to an end and that he would be becoming a free agent. Now he is being advertised for a return to Major League Wrestling. The promotion also announced that Lio Rush would be returning to take part in the Kings of Colosseum event that is set to take place on May 19th, 2022 at the former ECW Arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Major League Wrestling released the following statement regarding the news.

Lio Rush is back, added to MLW’s Philly May 13 return

See MLW Kings of Colosseum LIVE

Lio Rush is returning to Major League Wrestling and has been added to MLW Kings of Colosseumon Friday, May 13 at the 2300 Arena, featuring an MLW TV taping.

On tonight’s episode of FUSION (watch), news broke that the “Man of the Hour” Lio Rush is returning to MLW. MLW can now confirm Lio Rush will be in action Friday, May 13 in South Philadelphia.

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Fighting athlete. Musician. Artist. Influencer. Lio Rush is a new wave renaissance man. A force unlike any other in the sport, Rush is a human GIF generator, awing fans and overwhelming opponents with his innovative arsenal.

A wrestling prodigy, Rush emerged in the sport in his teenage years, rapidly ascending to the international stage by his early 20s. Now in his mid 20s, Rush has transcended into pop culture.

When not in the ring, Rush can be found recording music or working on projects with some of today’s hottest artists.

In 2021, Rush defeated Myron Reed to win the MLW World Middleweight Championship, enjoying a reign that ended after several months in a highly anticipated rematch against the “Young GOAT”.

Now the stage is set for the reemergence of one of the sport’s most outspoken and outrageously talented athletes in Major League Wrestling.

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Some of the athletes and talent signed to compete and appear include:

World Heavyweight Champion Alex Hammerstone

Jacob Fatu
Davey Richards
Lio Rush
Cesar Duran
World Tag Team Champions 5150 with Konnan
Mads Krugger
Calvin Tankman
Richard Holliday and Alicia Atout
National Openweight Champion Alex Kane (with Mr. Thomas)
Myron Reed
“The Judge” EJ Nduka
KC Navarro
Savio Vega

Plus MORE wrestlers will be announced soon.

More athletes and matches will be announced at

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