AEW President Tony Khan addresses report about list of moves and actions that are now banned/restricted

As previously noted, a list of moves and actions that are now banned from AEW or need to be approved by the company was publicly revealed.

During an appearance on The Dan Le Batard Show, AEW President Tony Khan was asked if the changes were made to help prevent injuries and make the company safer. Here was Khan’s response…

“Yes, I want to have a great pro wrestling company, a hard-hitting pro wrestling company. Those aren’t really crazy changes. It’s nothing that’s going to change the show. It’s really more guidelines for the referees as much as anything else. It’s good stuff for the wrestlers to know.” (quote courtesy of