Report: Multiple Wrestlers Present At September AEW Tapings Test Positive For COVID-19

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As professional wrestling continues to try and press on amid the global coronavirus pandemic, a new report reveals multiple talents present at an AEW taping in early September have tested positive for COVID-19.

According to a new report by Sean Ross Sapp of Fightful, in conjunction with Jon Alba of Spectrum Sports 360, multiple wrestlers and talent present at All Elite Wrestling’s September 9 tapings tested positive for COVID-19 in the weeks that followed. It is not known if those tests we’re separately conducted or if they were conducted during tapings.

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Reportedly, other talents are ill or showing symptoms but it is unsure if they’ve tested positive for COVID-19. Some of the talents are reportedly names that were brought in for the last set of AEW Dark tapings and many are talents that are not contracted and also wrestle on third-party independents.

WrestleZone will continue to monitor the story and report any and all updates.