Tony Khan talks about AEW's 2021

AEW President Tony Khan sat down with AOL to talk about AEW’s 2021.

Tony Khan talks about AEW's 2021

In the past year the promotion has seen both its business and its roster grow, with additions like CM Punk, Bryan Danielson, Adam Cole, Kyle O’Reilly, Ruby Soho and several others.

Tony Khan talks about AEW's 2021

Thanks to all that, Tony Khan feels that 2021 is safely the best year AEW has had since launching in 2019.

Tony Khan talks about AEW's 2021

“I think 2021 was the best year we have ever had in AEW,” Khan said. “Our four pay-per-views this year represented our largest buy totals we have ever had.

Tony Khan talks about AEW's 2021

In particular, the last two shows are the two biggest pay-per-view buy totals and biggest revenue shows we have ever done. We also expanded our television, adding our second show on a second night.”

Tony Khan talks about AEW's 2021

Tony Khan also touched upon AEW’s ratings. He stressed how much pride the promotion takes in scoring a good number and how importan the 18-49 demographic is.

Tony Khan talks about AEW's 2021

“It’s a point of pride for us when we get a good number and it’s a point of pride for the network,” Khan said.

Tony Khan talks about AEW's 2021

“There used to only be one wrestling company that could do that, and one show that could rank number 1 in the 18-49 demographic.

Tony Khan talks about AEW's 2021

Now there’s two companies and four shows that can boast that. I think that’s great for the wrestling business, wrestlers and wrestling fans.