Hiroshi Tanahashi revealed as mystery partner in AEW Collision trios match

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New Japan Pro Wrestling President and competitor Hiroshi Tanahashi made a surprise appearance on Saturday’s episode of AEW Collision.

Earlier in the day, Tony Khan announced a trios match. Claudio Castagnoli, Daniel Garcia, and an unnamed wrestler would face Lance Archer & The Righteous (Vincent & Dutch).

Tanahashi got a rousing response from the Las Vegas crowd as he made his way to the ring as the mystery competitor.

During his entrance, the commentary team made reference to it being “Forbidden Door season”.

Tanahashi got the pin on Vincent after hitting the High Fly Flow.

Later, Tony Khan posted his thanks to The Ace for appearing and for bringing him a Jushin Liger jacket.

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