The lucky fan recently received VIP treatment while attending AEW Dynamite in St. Louis. Derek is a big AEW fan and Ticktaker With over 2.7 million followers, the company has brought out the red carpet. He even got to walk on the entrance ramp in front of fans who cheered him on.
He visited the backstage area, where he met AEW President Tony Khan, Ruby Soho and his personal leader, CM Punk. He shared videos of all his favorite moments, but also took punk cake. Derek had a conversation with Second City St., where he said he was their leader.
Derek sighed as Punk approached. He said Punk was his hero and favorite wrestler. Punk later elevated Derek’s ticktack success. Derek checked with Punk Cody to make sure he was consistent. Cody confirmed that Derek told him that CM Punk was his favorite.
In a funny moment, Punk asked if Derek had met his WWE named Ruby Wright. The fan was visibly sentimental and even courteous as he called Punk “the best in the world.”
He later shared a big hug with Ruby Soho. He introduced himself as a star. Derek said I remember his work with Liv Morgan and Sarah Logan in the WWE. Ruby said they were their best friends.
After AEW, Derek shared his thoughts. He said he was happy because he helped Adam Cole win. He may not like him, but he respects him. He said he had a good night and it was a thrill to meet all the wrestlers backstage. You can check out some of Derek’s TikTok videos in the AEW below.
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November 22, 2021 7:57 am