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‘Legit’ Leyla Hirsch Signs With AEW

Leyla Hirsch

AEW has confirmed the signing of ‘Legit’ Leyla Hirsch, who has impressed in her appearances with the company since debuting in October 2020.

The news would break during the premiere episode of AEW Dark: Elevation, with All Elite Wrestling President Tony Khan taking to Twitter to make the announcement.

“Congratulations and welcome aboard officially to @LegitLeyla Hirsch, I’m thrilled to have you signed to@AEW! Thank you very much to Leyla and to all of you great fans who support @AEWonTNT for making this possible!”

Having first appeared on AEW Dark in October in a losing effort against AEW Women’s Champion Hikaru Shida, Hirsch has impressed every step along the way, picking up wins over the likes of Tesha Price, Katalina Perez, Madi Wrenkowski, Miranda Alize and a debuting Brooke Havok in her first ever AEW match.

Hirsch has also impressed in matches against Britt Baker and Thunder Rosa, and even challenged for the NWA World Women’s Championship Match against Serena Deeb.

Hirsch is one of the youngest stars in AEW. To see where she ranks, click here.

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