Backstage news regarding the Blackjack Battle Royal at AEW Double or Nothing 2023

As seen during the 2023 AEW Double or Nothing PPV, Orange Cassidy retained his International title during the 21-man Blackjack Battle Royal.

According to, AEW President Tony Khan “was integral in helping lay out the match and putting things together.” Khan reportedly helps either put together or has a hand in almost every battle royal as he has “developed a knack for how they work.”

It was also noted that the match plans were decided on the night before with the final two participants Cassidy and Swerve Strickland having some input.