He previously got criticism for calling AEW World Heavyweight Champion Kenny Omega the WWE Champion.
— WrestlingNews.co – WWE/AEW News (@WrestlingNewsCo) July 1, 2021
Ross did take to Twitter to issue a statement regarding the error by writing, “Yep, I apparently made an untimely error tonight at shows end. No excuses. And I’m not quitting.”
Yep I apparently made an untimely error tonight at shows end.
And I’m not quitting. 🤠
— Jim Ross (@JRsBBQ) July 1, 2021
It’s live TV and mistakes will happen. AEW World Tag Team Champions The Young Bucks had some fun in a positive way with the error when they changed their Twitter bio to promote their title defense against Eddie Kingston and Penta El Zero Miedo next week by writing the following:
“Eddie & Penta, let’s see if you can beat us next week when it counts, on WWE Dynamite.”