In a segment during the November 11th 2023 edition of AEW Collision, AEW President Tony Khan announced the first-ever Continental Classic. It will be a “Round Robin” tournament with 12 competitors participating and the winner will be crowned at the Worlds End PPV in December. The tournament kicks off on the November 22nd edition of Dynamite and Bryan Danielson was the first entrant to officially be announced for it.
The first entrant?
The American Dragon @bryandanielson!
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) November 12, 2023