Tony Schiavone to Be Honored with the 2024 Gordon Solie Award
AEW commentator Tony Schiavone is set to receive the 2024 Gordon Solie Award for his contributions to pro wrestling commentary.
George Tragos/Lou Thesz The Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame announced that 65-year-old Gordon Solie will be the fourth person to be honored with the award.
“Today, the George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame announced that Tony Schiavone will receive the prestigious 2024 Gordon Solie Award.
The Gordon Solie Award is given to individuals who demonstrate excellence in the field of wrestling commentary, symbolizing Solie's commitment to wrestling. craft."
Schiavone commented on the news, thanking wrestling fans and the Hall of Fame for the honor.
The award's namesake Gordon Solie will become the fourth recipient of the award, following in the footsteps of fellow AEW broadcaster Jim Ross and his podcast co-host, Conrad Thompson.
The AEW commentator has had a long career in the pro wrestling business, stretching back to the '80s when he started out with Jim Crockett Promotions.
Before becoming the voice of WCW between 1990 and 2001, he worked briefly with WWE.