AEW is holding a Women’s World Title Eliminator Tournament right now. Many talented women from around the world are competing, but there can be only one winner. Maki Itoh, a fan favorite, lost in the first round. That doesn’t mean she’s done with All Elite Wrestling.
While speaking to Fightful Select, Maki Itoh revealed that Tokyo Joshi officials told her that she would be working with AEW, and then she told her parents about it right away. This happened so quickly that she felt as if it wasn’t real.
Maki Itoh also stated that she is very open to working with AEW in the future. She even has her eyes on joining the Dark Order, but it will cost them.
She said that it happened so quickly that it didn’t feel real, and that she’s open to working with All Elite Wrestling in the future. Specifically, she told us she’d be interested in joining Dark Order….for a fee.
The conversation also went into how important social media is for modern pro wrestling. Maki Itoh has utilized social media very well, even sparking a little controversy with Jim Cornette.