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Cody Rhodes: The myth of AEW’s ‘forbidden door’ to New Japan

All Elite Wrestling celebrated the one-year anniversary of its launch this week, and executive vice president Cody Rhodes joined The Post’s Joseph Staszewski for a Q&A to talk what’s ahead. The company’s “Bash at the Beach” event kicks off with “AEW Dynamite” from Miami on Jan. 15 and continues the following Wednesday on TNT with an episode aboard Chris Jericho’s “Rock ‘N’ Wrestling” cruise in the Bahamas. On March 25, the company brings “Dynamite” to the Prudential Center for its debut in the New York metro area, with tickets on sale Jan. 24. (This interview has been edited for brevity) Q: How important was it to get a show in the New York metro area at Prudential Center? A: Massively important, especiall ...