This story was updated at 12:45 PM Eastern
AEW Spanish broadcaster Willie Urbina was fired after mocking Hikarushida’s accent during the Dynamite performance live on Friday, holding the mic live.
Dave Meltzer reports the launch on Twitter, no other details at this time.
FITE.tv’s commercial breaks could be heard broadcast for international audiences ahead of AEW Women’s one-year reign as the title holder.
Urbina, Alex Abrahantes, Thunder Rosa and Dasha Kuret’s mike were left on the break when Abrahantes ordered Urbina “Do Shida” to translate her promotion.Urbina then mimicked the Asian accent twice, followed by Rosa and Kuret. Joked for Urbina (former Spanish broadcaster for TNA) to stop.
The clip became popular overnight, with audio clips tweeted by both AEW and Tony Khan.
As of now, neither AEW, Announcement Team nor Shida made any public comment on the event.AeW̵7;s Double or Nothing Fan Fest kicks off at noon Eastern Saturday, so there is a possibility of some comments. During the day