It’s a New Year’s Smash edition of Rampage!
AEW closes out the year with a Rampage, and with some gold! Will Cody Rhodes hold onto the TNT Championship or lose it to All Ego in his first defense?
- Darby Allin w/ Sting VS Anthony Bowens w/ Max Caster; Darby wins.
- Tag Team Street Fight: TayJay VS Penelope Ford & The Bunny; TayJay wins.
- AEW TNT Championship: Cody Rhodes w/ Arn Anderson VS Ethan Page w/ Dan Lambert; Cody wins and retains the title.
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Darby Allin w/ Sting VS Anthony Bowens w/ Max Caster!
The Relentless One is still climbing back up the ranks, but he’s supposedly in here with one half of “the main event team.” Will the Five Tool Player find out he’ll need more than that against Darby?
But of course, Caster has his diss rap. “Acclaimed, we about to make this loser drop. Because he’s just a little prick like the booster shot. Darby got the wackest ink. You like to hang with Sting? You gotta a daddy kink! Ey yo, Sting, you just part-time. Your ring time’s way lower than your sex drive! Bowens will beat ya ass well. Puttin’ y’all away like Elaine Maxwell! Lock her up! Lock her up!” Bowens gets the mic to shout, “JACKSONVIIIIILLE! The Acclaimed has arrived!” The bell rings and the two stare down as Daily’s Place fires up. Darby has the fans on his side as he circles with Bowens, and the two approach, but Darby dodges.
Bowens and Darby circle, tie up, Darby waistlocks. Bowens switches, Darby switches back to get a headlock. Bowens powers up and throws Darby away, but Darby leaps over him to dodge the tackle! Fans fire up and the two circle again. Bowens wants a knuckle lock, Darby accepts the challenge, but then Bowens trips him right up. Knuckle lock cover, ONE! Bowens puts that arm down, ONE! Bowens puts the other arm down, ONE! Darby kips up and bridges and fans fire up as he wrenches and wristlocks Bowens. Bowens swings but Darby dodges to WRING him out, roll and La Magistrol! ONE, but Bowens has to bail out and regroup with Caster.
Darby just watches stoically, and Bowens takes his time returning. Fans are fired up for Darby and he eggs Bowens on. They circle, Bowens kicks low then CHOPS! Bowens has Darby in a corner to CHOP, then CHOP, then CHOP! Darby goes to another corner, Bowens stomps away on him! The ref counts, Bowens lets off and shouts, “EVERYONE loves The Acclaimed!” Bowens whips, Darby goes up and over and runs to ram shoulders! Then he gets around, O’Conner Rolls but Bowens bucks that. Things keep moving, Darby dropkicks Bowens out! Caster gets on the apron to shout at Darby, but Darby just flips him off!
Darby then dodges Bowens, but Bowens stops from running into Caster. Darby runs in, Bowens moves so Darby DECKS Caster! Darby turns around, Bowens hits a ROLLING ELBOW! Darby flops to the apron, Bowens drags him up, and whips him into the POST! Darby bounces off and flies to the floor! Sting checks on Darby while keeping The Acclaimed away, and AEW goes picture in picture.
Darby writhes and clutches his arm. Bowens goes out to fetch Darby, and he puts him in the ring while staring down Sting. Bowens stomps away on Darby, rains down fists, then storms around the ring and soaks up the heat. Bowens goes back to Darby, drags him up and whips him corner to corner hard! Darby ends up stuck between buckles before he flops down! Bowens covers, TWO! Bowens pulls on Darby’s ear and talks trash, then clamps on a cravat for a neck wrench. Darby endures, throws body shots, but Bowens cranks the hold! Rampage returns to single picture as Darby punches free. Darby gets up, blocks a punch and ROCKS Bowens with a right!
Darby wrenches, Bowens reverses and CHOPS! Bowens suplexes but Darby knees free! Darby is in a corner, he dodges Bowens and runs corner to corner to COFFIN- NO! Bowens waistlocks, but Darby elbows and trips, to running jackknife bridge! TWO, but Darby Oklahoma Rolls! TWO, and Bowens kicks low. Bowens wrenches but Darby slips out to fire off strikes! Darby runs into an ELBOW, JAB, CHOP and SUPERKICK! Both men are down and fans are fired up! Caster coaches Bowens but fans rally up for Darby. Bowens crawls to a cover, TWO! Bowens stands Darby up to CHOP him down!
Bowens puts Darby in a corner, hoists him up top, then ROCKS him with a right. Bowens climbs up, Darby throws body shots and shoves Bowens. Bowens holds on, Darby DECKS him! Darby adjusts up top, but Bowens gets up to trip him! Darby lands hard on his crotch, Bowens drags him out on the rope! TWISTING DDT!! Cover, but Bowens puts his legs on the ropes! The ref pushes those off and reprimands Bowens! Caster argues with the ref but Bowens stalks Darby as he crawls. Bowens puts Darby put on the apron then drags him to the top. Bowens is aiming for the outside! Darby fights, and YANKS Bowens into the crossbar!
Darby moves the camera out of the way so he can go up, and he puts Bowens’ hand inside the post! Darby stands on the hand to press it against the steel! The ref counts, Darby lets off at 4! Darby builds speed, but Caster is in the way! Sting trips Caster! Sting whips Caster into railing! Darby goes out but Bowens whips him into railing! Bowens Electric Chair SLAMS Darby on the apron! Fans boo as Bowens talks trash to Sting. Bowens puts Darby in, dares Sting to do something, then gets in, but Darby gets him with a CODE RED!! Cover, TWO!! Bowens bails back out, Caster hurries over, Darby DIVES into them both! Down go The Acclaimed!
Darby drags Bowens up and into the ring, climbs up the corner, COFFIN DROP!! Cover, Darby wins!
Winner: Darby Allin, by pinfall
And that’s why Darby is relentless! But he doesn’t get much time to enjoy the win as Andrade El Idolo walks out on stage! Andrade applauds Darby, but Bowens CLOBBERS Sting with the boombox! Caster and Bowens mug Darby! Caster gets his chain, wraps it around his hand, PLATINUM FIST to Darby’s head! Andrade leaves, what business does he have with Darby and Sting?
Rampage presents Technique By Taz.
Tonight, Taz will talk all about the former NCAA Division I athlete, “the handsome devil” Hook’s style. Hook invented the “El Camino” suplex, which is a drop step into a crotch lift and gut wrench, taking away his opponent’s base and ability to fight it. Then the side head ‘n’ arm suplex, Hook used leverage and technique to get one over on the bigger Bear Bronson. And of course, Hook’s finisher, the judo choke known as the Katahajime, or the Tazmission. It is now #REDRUM. The body scissors stop the legs, the clutch chokes the brain, and you better keep your eyes on Hook!
Tag Team Street Fight: TayJay VS Penelope Ford & The Bunny!
Too many times, Tay Conti & Anna Jay have been on the receiving ends of brass knuckle sucker punches. These four have gone back and forth, but this will put an end to it! Will the Blackbelt Beauty and Number 99 break the Superbad Girl and the wascally wabbit? Or will this being No Disqualifications only mean the brass knuckles show up sooner?
As they make their entrances, Ford & Bunny bring chairs, while TayJay have a trash can! Tay TOSSES the can right at Ford’s head! The bell rings, Ford gets up to brawl with Tay, but Bunny hurries to get those knuckle dusters! But Jay is ready, she uses the chair as a shield! Bunny flips out, shakes out her hand, but now JAY gets the knuckles! BRASS KNUCKLE PUNCH on Bunny! Bunny falls out of the ring, Tay DECKS Ford with a bare hand, and then TayJay go out to bring out a TABLE! Fans are loving that as they set up the table at ringside. Jay spots where Ford went, brings her up but Ford ROCKS her back! Ford POSTS Jay then BOOTS Tay!
Ford brings Tay over, puts her on the table, CLUBS her down, then goes up to the apron. Ford goes up the corner, fans are going nuts already for the MOONSAULT KNEE DROP! Ford lands on Tay but the table does not give! Ford puts Tay in the ring, and then looks under the ring. Is that a beer bottle!? Ford brings the bottle in and SMASHES it on Tay’s head!! She really IS Superbad! Ford finds Bunny, and freaks out seeing she’s busted open! The knuckles did more damage than they thought! But then Ford & Bunny bring out a table they painted themselves! Bunny ears, kiss mark and brass knuckles! Bunny is fired up from the crimson mask flowing down her face!
Oh, Tay is busted open, too! The knees and the bottle did that! Ford & Bunny prop their table up in a corner, Ford sets up a few chairs nearby, and Bunny helps out. Fans are loving “A E DUB!” for this extreme Street Fight! Ford goes out, scuffs Tay and throws Jay into the ring. Bunny brings Jay over but Jay ROCKS her! Then suplexes Bunny onto the chairs!! The chairs bend just as much as Bunny does, and AEW goes picture in picture!
TayJay regroup on the outside and they bring out another table! They flip number three over and bring it around to be flush with the ring. Tay hobbles but she finds Ford and fires off on her! Ford RAMS Tay into an apron, ROCKS her with a right, but Tay ROCKS Ford back! Meanwhile, Bunny and Jay brawl in the ring. Bunny RAMS Jay into a corner and CHOPS her! Bunny then SMACKS Jay off one of the chairs! Bunny stomps Jay, pulls her up by her hair, and dribbles her off the mat. Bunny SMACKS Jay off one of the bent chairs, then prances around like she isn’t bleeding still. Bunny drags Jay up but Jay throws body shots! Jay hits a JAWBREAKER, then a DDT to the chair!
Bunny is down, Jay is down, and Tay and Ford still scrap outside. Jay crawls to a cover, TWO!! Bunny survives but she looks like Two Face with the blood dripping down. Bunny throws a chair down on Jay as AEW goes to break.
Rampage returns, and Jay has Bunny in the QUEENSLAYER SLEEPER! Bunny endures, Jay hops on as a backpack, Bunny DROPS back through the table! They’re both down and fans say, “This is Awesome!” Bunny drags Jay to a cover, TWO!! Jay survives and Bunny’s shock and fury is clear through her bloodstained face! Tay gets a ladder out from under the ring, but Ford kicks her low and hits a CUTTER onto the ladder!! That’s double-edged for Ford but Bunny goes out to bring out a mystery bag! This can only mean… Bunny dumps the bag out in the ring, and YES, it’s THUMBTACKS!! Fans lose their minds just seeing those, but Jay RAMS Bunny into a corner!
Jay fires off, hoists Bunny up top and ROCKS her! Bunny hits back as Jay climbs and the two brawl! Jay ROCKS Bunny, climbs up but Bunny fights back! Jay throws more body shots, to then SUPERPLEX Bunny onto the tacks!! Fans lose their minds as Bunny writhes in the steel! Jay manages a cover, Ford breaks it!! But she lands in tacks for it! Tay has a chair, but Ford trips her up on the apron! Ford then slingshot STOMPS the chair into Tay’s chest! And again! Ford drags Tay up, reels her in, but Tay fights free to ROCK Ford with a right! Tay has a crimson mask of her own as she reels Ford in, Gotch lifts, PILEDRIVER through the table!!!
Fans lose their minds all over again as Ford and Tay are down in the wreckage! But Bunny has the knuckles back! But she slips in the tacks! Wait, does Jay have barbed wire wrapped around her arm?! BARBED WIRE QUEENSLAYER!!! ON THE TACKS!!! Bunny taps, TayJay wins!!
Winners: TayJay, by submission
DEAR LORD! This was like the second Venom movie, because there was CARNAGE all over the place! But after having truly shed blood, sweat and tears, are Tay Conti & Anna Jay finally moving on?
AEW takes a closer look back at Winter is Coming’s AEW World Championship match.
Bryan Danielson says, “You can watch that first match, and you can see there was a huge percentage of the match where I had the upper hand. Where I was in complete control.” Hangman Page’s response is that, “I cannot explain the frustration, the disappointment, that I felt when we ran out of time. Because I knew that if I had three or four more seconds, I would’ve pinned him and retained the world championship.” Knowing there will be judges and not a draw after even 60 minutes, that doesn’t change Bryan’s strategy at all. There is an amount of prestige that comes with being part of the first world title match that airs on TBS, but no pressure added.
Hangman says Bryan won’t get tired or get bored. So the only option is to beat Bryan’s ass as fast as possible. Bryan will do what he does best, and that is break people down. The rematch the world has been waiting for comes to us live, Wednesday night on TBS! Will there be a decision before the 60 minute time limit? Or will it come down to what three judges think?
Mark Henry speaks with our main eventers.
Henry says Dan Lambert is making this really personally between the Nightmare Family and American Top Team. Why? Lambert says he didn’t make this personal, the Rhodes family did by “cutting backstage deals with the owner of the company to steal opportunities from other wrestlers that actually earn them!” It’s all corporate conspiracy to plug reality shows and make the host a champ. News flash: the whole locker room is taking this personally, but The Men of the Year are the only ones with balls big enough to say something about it. And tonight, in the last match of the year, Ethan Page will do something about it!
Arn Anderson pretends to get chills listening to Lambert. But let him introduce you to himself. Arn is one of those guys who sees things the way they are, not how he wants them to be. Lambert may be a blackbelt in jiujitsu, and Scorpio & Ethan may be world class athletes, a real tight crew, but he’s Arn Anderson. He’s not out there cuz he’s photogenic. He puts a stop to things when they start. So just a warning: Lambert & the Men of the Year made things personal by going after Cody’s wife and Cody’s brother. Now Cody isn’t going to exercise that Champion’s Privilege of “You gotta beat him, he doesn’t have to beat you.” Cody will most certainly be on offense.
Well then, we’ve had enough talk. It’s time for the main event! Will the American Nightmare close out 2021 on top? Or will All Ego reign in the New Year?
AEW TNT Championship: Cody Rhodes w/ Arn Anderson VS Ethan Page w/ Dan Lambert & Scorpio Sky!
Rampage returns with Ethan, Lambert & Scorpio already at ringside. Cody makes his entrance with Arn, and even Brock Anderson & Lee Johnson. Ethan mocks Cody’s entrance by curling up in the corner and yawning like he’s being put to sleep. Brock & Lee are sent to the back, Cody goes to the ring, and Justin Roberts gives us the introductions. The belt is raised, and one way or another, 2021 ends with gold!
Cody and Ethan rush each other right at the bell but Cody lands the body shot! Ethan shoves Cody to a corner, Cody goes up and over and hits a POWERSLAM! Cody headlocks, hits a big takeover, but Ethan fights up. Fans are torn but there are plenty who still rally for Cody. Ethan powers up, powers out, and Lambert swipes at Cody’s foot! Ethan CLOBBERS Cody then hits a BIG suplex! Cover, ONE! Ethan is annoyed, he drags Cody up to ROCK him with an uppercut. Cody staggers, Ethan CLUBS him down and drags him up. Ethan whips, Cody reverses but now Arn swipes at Ethan! Cody dropkicks Ethan down as turnabout is fair play!
Cody slingshots out to the apron to join Ethan, and he drags Ethan up to throw punches! Fans rally and duel, Cody has a dragon sleeper but Ethan drops down to PELE! Then Ethan FLYING SHOULDER TACKLES Cody down! Cody crashes down, but he gets help up from the fans in the front row. Ethan drags Cody up to POST him! Ethan drags Cody up, taunts Arn and ROCKS Cody! The ring count is climbing, Cody CHOPS but Ethan RAMS him into the apron! Ethan CHOPS Cody, gets in the ring to refresh the count and then puts Cody in. Ethan soaks up the heat as he looms over Cody, and he drags Cody up to suplex. Cody slips out to CHOP BLOCK a leg!
Cody holds onto the leg, stomps away on it, then stomps the ankle. Cody drops down, ties up the legs, for an INDIAN DEATHLOCK! Ethan endures, keeps his shoulders up, and fans are thunderously dueling as AEW goes picture in picture.
Ethan keeps fighting, throws hands on Cody, but Cody JABS Ethan as he lets the hold go. Cody looms over Ethan, but Ethan rolls him up! TWO, and Cody dropkicks the leg out! Cody glares at Lambert to back him off, then stomps Ethan more. Cody drags Ethan by the leg, pulls the kneepad down and throws it away to the crowd! Free souvenir! Cody gets the leg for a foot DDT! Ethan hobbles away to a corner but Cody CLUBS him down! Ethan hits Cody back with a shoulder to the gut, then throws a haymaker. Cody kicks the bad leg, gets at it, and hits a DRAGON SCREW! Cody then drops into a HEEL HOOK! Ethan scrambles and reaches, ROPEBREAK!
Cody holds on until the ref counts 4, then he does push ups just to show off! Cody glares at Lambert again, then goes back to Ethan. Cody drags Ethan up, suplexes, then hits a GOURD BUSTER! Ethan clutches the knee, Cody covers, TWO! Lambert is there and Cody lunges at him to get him to back off. Cody grabs Ethan’s leg for a STUMP PULLER! Ethan endures, throws haymakers, and Cody lets go. Cody stomps Ethan down, paces, then drags Ethan up. Cody suplexes as AEW returns to single picture, Ethan blocks to GOURD BUSTER in return! Ethan leans against ropes, Cody runs but Ethan CLOBBERS him with a shoulder! Fans fire up while both men are down!
Ethan gets up, gets his bad leg moving, and he throws counter punches on Cody! Ethan DECKS Cody, and again! Ethan whips, Cody reverses but Ethan hits a LEAPING LARIAT! Both men stagger up, Ethan runs in at the corner but Cody BOOTS him! Cody runs at Ethan but into a BACK DROP! Ethan hobbles over, drags Cody up, reels him in and flips off Arn as he hits a DDT! Cover, TWO! Cody rolls away to the apron and Ethan has the ref check his knee. This allows Scorpio to get his shots in on Cody! Arn storms over and pushes Scorpio away! Dustin Rhodes runs out to go after Scorpio! They brawl, Dustin throws Scorpio over railing, and they fight among the fans!
Cody gets in the ring while Ethan is shouting at Scorpio. Cody catches Ethan for a full nelson, spins him to a dragon sleeper, CROSS RHODES!! Cover, TWO!?! Ethan survives and Cody can’t believe it! Dustin chases Scorpio away, Arn coaches Cody on. Cody undoes Ethan’s knee brace! Fans boo, this isn’t what a hero does! Cody doesn’t care about that, he stomps the bare knee! Cody brings Ethan up, fireman’s carries and then puts Ethan on the top rope. Fans are dueling, Cody ROCKS Ethan, and then Cody goes to the outside. Cody has the ref give him space, so he can springboard, but no steiner!
Ethan throws elbows, gets Cody on his shoulder, and even with one good leg, SUPER POWERSLAM!! Cover, TWO!! Cody survives as the bad leg holds Ethan back! “This is Awesome!” and still going as Ethan and Cody slowly rise. Ethan hobbles over, Cody ROCKS him with a right. Ethan ROCKS Cody back, so Cody throws another hand! Ethan and Cody go back and forth, forearm for forearm, but Cody kicks low to Rhodes Uppercut! Ethan rebounds to BOOT! Cody ducks the roundhouse to give a ROUNDHOUSE, but Ethan ROUNDHOUSES back! Ethan gut wrenches but Cody slips off the Canadian rack to springboard and CODY CUTTER!
Fans duel again as Cody crawls to a cover, TWO!! Ethan is still in this and Lambert is relieved. Cody gets the leg, lets out a “WOO~” and has the FIGURE FOUR! Ethan endures, keeps his shoulders up, Lambert shouts to him, and Ethan turns the hold over! Cody endures now, Arn coaches Cody and Cody gets the ROPEBREAK! The hold is undone, Cody kicks Ethan and reels him in! Double underhooks but Ethan trips Cody to jackknife! TWO! Ethan runs into the corner but Cody ROCKS him with a right! Cody hops up, Ethan ROCKS Cody! Ethan crosses the arms, ICONOCLASM! Ethan drags Cody back up, slashes the throat, but Cody has the bad leg!
Cody spins Ethan to a dragon sleeper, CROSS RHODES!! Cody holds on, ANOTHER CROSS RHODES!! Cody still holds on, gets Ethan up again, kicks and double underhooks! TIGER DRIVER 98!! Cover, Cody wins!
Winner: Cody Rhodes, by pinfall (still AEW TNT Champion)
Whether you love him or hate him, The American Nightmare ends the year on top! Dustin returns to celebrate with his brother, and Arn says “BOOM!” as he points the finger gun. Will Cody continue to win, no matter what anyone says?
A great Rampage, especially to close out 2021. Darby VS Bowens was a great match, and it was apparently to set up a feud of Darby & Sting VS Andrade. Darby VS Andrade is going to be a great match, maybe Andrade makes Jose into his tag partner so Jose can take the loss in a tag match with Sting & Darby. Kinda hoping Darby and Andrade get in on the Face of the Revolution Ladder match, too, they’ll really bring that match up a notch. Technique By Taz on Hook was good stuff, and that Tag Team Street Fight was BADASS! I didn’t expect blood but AEW loves using it so why not here? Britt might have competition in that area. The Faces winning makes all the sense, but damn if this doesn’t spark the AEW Women’s Tag Division back up.
And then of course, we got good promos from Mark Henry’s interview segment, and a great main event title match. I like that Dustin came out to overbook this and further the hopes of Rhodes Brothers VS Men of the Year at some point. Cody of course wins, I hope he also gives Scorpio a shot at Battle of the Belts. Then the Face of the Revolution ladder match happens, winner has a killer match with Cody, maybe they dethrone Cody or not. Given what they just set up with Wardlow and MJF, I would love if it was Wardlow who won so that he gets like two big Face pops: one for winning against Cody; the other for turning on MJF when MJF demands Wardlow turn over the title.
My Score: 8.7/10
Mitchell’s AEW Dynamite Results & Report! (5/25/22)
Happy Anniversary, AEW!
It’s the three-year anniversary of All Elite Wrestling!
And with Double or Nothing this Sunday, Hangman Adam Page and CM Punk have one last face-to-face! Will they keep it civil? Or will they start throwing hands before their AEW World Championship match?
- Steel Cage, MJF as Special Guest Referee: Wardlow VS Shawn Spears; Wardlow wins and will face MJF at Double or Nothing.
- Jon Moxley & Eddie Kingston VS Private Party; Moxley & Kingston win.
- ROH World Tag Team Championships: FTR VS Roppongi Vice; FTR wins, by disqualification, and are still ROH World Tag Team Champions.
- Triple Threat: Jungle Boy VS Ricky Starks VS Swerve Strickland; Swerve wins.
- Owen Hart Foundation Women’s Tournament Opening Round: Britt Baker VS Toni Storm; Baker wins and advances to the finals.
- Owen Hart Foundation Men’s Tournament Semifinals: Samoa Joe VS Kyle O’Reilly; Joe wins and advances to the finals.
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Steel Cage, MJF as Special Guest Referee: Wardlow VS Shawn Spears!
The final hurdle is here! If the War Dog can get through the Chair Man inside this cage, he’ll get Maxwell Jacob Friedman at Double or Nothing! But of course, stacking the deck as always, MJF is going to be the officiator in this match, wearing his own custom referee shirt. He claims he’ll call this right down the middle, but will MJF make sure Spears slays the giant and saves him from certain doom on Sunday?
Once again, Wardlow is in cuffs while being escorted to the ring. Fans chant, “WARD~LOW!” the whole way, and Wardlow steps inside the steel. MJF says he’s got those cuffs, as soon as he does the pat down. Wardlow is clean, but MJF “misplaced” the key. Fans boo, because they know this is just another way to rig this match! Spears attacks Wardlow outta nowhere, and MJF has the bell ring! Spears stomps, CLUBS and then throws body shots and more stomps. MJF whistles and has Spears back down, because he “found” the key. But then MJF stomps away on Wardlow, too! MJF knows Wardlow can’t attack him because that’ll violate the match contract!
Spears CLOBBERS Wardlow, stomps him, and MJF smirks. Wardlow gets up but elbows Spears away! Then BOOTS him! But MJF rakes Wardlow’s eyes! Fans boo but MJF eggs them on. Spears drags Wardlow up in the gap between ropes and steel, and both he and MJF run to RAM Wardlow into steel! MJF and Spears high-ten and then soak up the heat. Fans taunt Spears with “TEN! TEN! TEN!” and Spears brings the kneepad down. But Wardlow back drops Spears away! And BOOTS him! MJF stares Wardlow down because again, he can’t be touched. Wardlow endures the taunting, even as MJF SPITS in his face!
But then Wardlow BREAKS the cuffs on his own!? Wardlow CLOBBERS Spears over and over, THROWS him into the steel, then drags him up to TOSS him into more steel! Fans tell MJF he F’d up, but Spears HOTSHOTS Wardlow! Fans boo as Spears hurries up a corner, but Wardlow is after him! Wardlow won’t let Spears escape, he CUBS Spears over and over, then throws him down! Wardlow adjusts on the top rope to SWANTON BOMB! Cover, but of course MJF doesn’t count. Wardlow realizes he should’ve known better. Fans chant, “Ref, You Suck!” but MJF doesn’t care. He’s untouchable in this match! But Wardlow stepping closer does scare him…
Wardlow gets Spears up, but MJF LOW BLOWS him! Spears hurries to fireman’s carry, C4!! Cover, MJF is ready, TWO!! MJF went as fast as humanly possible and Wardlow still got out! Not only that, Spears realizes his finisher juts got buried! Fans chant for “WARD~LOW!” as he stirs, but Spears goes outside the cage to get his chair! This non-escape cage match has to end in the ring but Spears brings in his insurance policy! MJF holds Wardlow up for Spears, and Spears winds up, but Wardlow moves! CHAIRSHOT TO MJF!! Wardlow didn’t need to touch MJF to get even with him! And now Spears is stunned as fans chant that he F’d up!
Spears then realizes Wardlow is standing back up. Spears turns around, Wardlow brings the straps down! Spears is now wishing escape was a way to win. Wardlow gets Spears up, POWERBOMB! But that’s just one! Here’s another POWERBOMB! And then a third POWERBOMB! The Powerbomb Symphony has the fans rocking, and a spare ref runs in! Wardlow sets up Spears’ chair, gets Spears back up, and fans are thunderous! Wardlow reels Spears in again, POWERBOMB ON THE CHAIR!! Cover, Wardlow wins!!
Winner: Wardlow, by pinfall (WILL face MJF at Double or Nothing)
Wardlow got even with Spears, but now he wants MJF! Security rushes in but Wardlow DECKS each of them one at a time! There’s almost no end to these guys, but Wardlow gets that last one with a kick! Wardlow reels this guy in, gets him up, and BOMBS him against the cage!! The man falls into the gap, never to be seen again! Wardlow then climbs up the cage just to make a point that MJF can’t hold him back anymore! Is Wardlow not only going to win his freedom from MJF, but rid AEW of MJF once and for all?
AEW’s heart goes out to Uvalde, Texas.
After the tragedy of the school shooting, all any of us can really do is love each other and pray violence stops.
The Jericho Appreciation Society walks ‘n’ talks.
Daniel Garcia tells Blackpool Combat Club, Eddie Kingston, Santana & Ortiz that this Sunday, Double or Nothing, Anarchy in the Arena, the JAS shows you how violent sports entertainers can really be. But then hold on, who is this bozo wearing a Moxley shirt? Menard and Parker get in this guy’s face. Good quality shirt. Is this polyester? Parker asks if he wants a taste of his switchblade… comb. Y’know what happens when you’re a Moxley fan? FIREBALL from Jericho!! The Wizard strikes again! Will the JAS show no mercy to anyone who isn’t on their side?
Tony Schiavone is in the ring.
As we celebrate three years of AEW where it all began in Las Vegas, Nevada, we have the biggest AEW World Championship match ever on the biggest night ever, Double or Nothing. And the challenger is the Best in the World, CM PUNK! Fans fire up as Punk makes his entrance! And he sits cross-legged on the stage while he rallies the fans to get louder. Punk continues down to the ring and fans chant his name. Schiavone then introduces the other half of this face-to-face, the AEW World Champion, HANGMAN ADAM PAGE! Fans fire up again as the Cowboy makes his way out, belt on his shoulder.
Hangman joins Punk and Schiavone in the ring and Schiavone says these last few weeks, both men have joined commentary and watched the other go to work. Hangman’s used Go To Sleep, Punk’s used the Buckshot, and there’s been a lot of talk and now, for the first time, they’re standing here for a face-to-face interview. Schiavone starts with Punk, saying Punk is prepared for Double or Nothing and becoming the next AEW World Champion. Punk has a mixed reaction from Vegas but with plenty of fans chanting his name. Punk says it is safe to say, “the biggest moment of my career happened right here in Las Vegas.”
Punk is grateful to be in the position he is in, loves the fans all over the world, and plans to walk in challenger, and respectfully walk out the champion. Schiavone now goes to Hangman and says Hangman knows just who he is facing, what everyone knows about CM Punk, but this confidence level is off the charts for the challenger. Fans also have a mixed reaction for Hangman, and still plenty chanting, “COWBOY S*IT!” Hangman says he said exactly what he was going to do to Punk, and did he stutter? “There is nothing that you can do to me to take this championship away from me!”
Schiavone says this is a determined champion, but Punk says he isn’t so sure why Hangman takes this personally. Hangman is a champion because he is Hangman Adam Page, the toughest SOB in AEW, and he holds that gold for a reason. But there is a locker room full of people just like Punk waiting for their shot. This is just business. It’s Punk’s shot, it’s not personal. Schiavone says there seems to be respect here, but Hangman takes the mic to say, “I said three weeks ago exactly what I was going to do to you. I said I was going to destroy you. I said I was going to annihilate you, to embarrass you. And I did not mean at Double or Nothing. I meant right now.”
Punk smirks and says, “Okay,” as Hangman says he’s been waiting for this moment not just weeks, but for months. Hangman has imagined himself sitting on the stage, cross-legged, and he’d pull out a lighter to light a pipe bomb and roll it down to Punk’s feet and watch it blow up in Punk’s face! How cathartic it would feel, and how full circle for Punk, right here in Vegas. But now that we’re here… Hangman realizes that he just can’t do it. He can’t. Not because he’s afraid he’d get fired or because he’s afraid of Punk. But when Hangman thought about what he wanted to say, he realized it’s just what Punk would do.
And fighting Punk’s hatred, pettiness and cowardice with more of the same would not be the right thing to do. But Hangman will say face-to-face, man-to-man, how he feels about Punk. “I don’t hate you. I almost pity you. And I have no respect for you and what you’ve done since you’ve gotten here. You want this AEW World Championship? I don’t think you understand what it means to be a champion. After all these years, I don’t think you get it. Because it’s not just about what happens in this ring, it’s about what happens when that red light turns off. What happens when you go back through that curtain. Those small, quiet moments when you think no one’s watching. That’s what makes a champion.”
Hangman says Punk talks a big game about worker’s rights, but has shown the exact opposite since getting here. Hangman loves this place, cares about this place, this is his home! And at Double or Nothing, Hangman will not be defending this title against Punk. For the first time in Hangman’s life, he will be defending ALL ELITE WRESTLING from Punk! Fans fire up hearing that one! Hangman then offers the mic to Schiavone and he takes it back. Punk’s response is he doesn’t get why Hangman’s so angry and taking this personally. “It makes me a little bit confused. You’re kinda talking in circles, it’s a big riddle, but if you’re so upset that I’m here, you’re gonna have to do something about it on Sunday.
“Win, lose or draw, I respect you, Hangman. But remember, those roads you traveled to get here? They were paved by me. This house that you built? It was constructed with lumber from trees that I chopped down. The world you traveled to get here, to create All Elite Wrestling, happened because I gave you the blueprint. You will shake my hand Sunday. Y’know what, Hangman, you’re gonna shake my hand right now.” Punk holds out his hand, fans are a bit torn, and Punk says all this misplaced anger isn’t for Punk, it’s for Hangman himself. Now shake his hand. Hangman says no thanks, so Punk shoves him. And Hangman DECKS Punk!
Fans fire up as Punk is rather shocked by that move. But he also smiles, perhaps getting exactly what he wanted. Hangman scowls and storms off, will he have a better poker face when it’s Double or Nothing?
AEW looks closer at the coming TBS Championship rematch.
The Queenslayer made the save for Statlander on Rampage, but Jade Cargill asks, “Anna Who?” The girl she already beat? But Anna says she doesn’t get all the extra BS, like the lights and the pyro and the Baddies Section. Jade already beat dat ass, but Jay thinks she deserves another shot? Jay says after her lose, she learned from some of the best on the roster. Now, she’s ready to beat the best and be TBS Champion. Double or Nothing, Jade says you put all your money on her because she is nothing but money. Will #ThatBitchShow just get even bigger and better? Or will Number 99 be the one in 30-1?
The Jericho Appreciation Society heads to the ring!
William Regal is already on commentary as Jericho leads Parker, Menard, Garcia and Jake Hager out. But Jericho has the music cut so the fans can’t sing Judas. Vegas, you don’t have what it takes to sing that song, so sit down and shut up! No singing for Vegas! The JAS then also goes to commentary, because they’re going to watch this next match.
Jon Moxley & Eddie Kingston VS Private Party!
The Maniac & The Mad King team up together again to prepare for Double or Nothing, and enter from the crowd! Bryan Danielson would’ve been here but he got his leg trapped between ramp and ring on Rampage last Friday. But will Marq Quen & Isiah Kassidy end up appetizers for the violent appetites of Blackpool Combat Club and their allies? Or will the AFO’s party boys do the dirty work for JAS?
The second Quen & Kassidy make their entrance, there’s a brawl at the ramp! Kingston hammers Kassidy and Moxley has Quen! Moxley bumps Quen off buckles and the bell rings to get this on record! Moxley stomps a mudhole, fans are fired up as Kingston RAMS Kassidy into steel steps! Moxley rains down fists on Quen, then he BITES Quen on the head! Kingston brings out a table?! Moxley whips Quen corner to corner but Quen BOOTS him and QUEBRADAS! Cover, ONE!! Quen gets Moxley up, wrenches, but Moxley rolls and wrenches back to hammerlock and SLEEPER! Tag to Kingston and fans fire up!
Kingston and Moxley mug Quen, Kingston HEADBUTTS Quen, then POWERBOMBS Quen down! Kingston paces, drags Quen back up, and he says he can do what Moxley can do. Kingston underhooks Quen, is that a PARADIGM SHIFT!? Kingston kicks Quen around, fishhooks the face, then drags Quen over to tag Moxley. Moxley whips Kingston in to SPLASH Quen, then Moxley clotheslines! Moxley feeds Quen to an STO! Moxley then drags Quen up, scoops him, but Quen slips off! Quen dodges to PELE! Tag to Kassidy, but Moxley blocks a kick and spins Kassidy, only for the DRAGON WHIP to come around!
Private Party DOUBLE DROPKICK Moxley to a corner, Kassidy runs in to back elbow! Kassidy sets up, Quen hits PARTY IN MOTION! Quen then sets up, Kassidy swaggers and runs, but Moxley CLOBBERS him! Kingston drags Quen out, Moxley gets Kassidy up, X-PLEX! Kingston hits an EXPLODER on Quen! Vegas fires up as Dynamite goes picture in picture.
Moxley drags Kassidy up, throws him out, and then goes out after him. Moxley RAMS Kassidy into railing, Kingston does the same to Quen on the other side. Kingston brings a chair over, Kassidy throws hands on Moxley, but Kingston stands on Quen. The ref reprimands Kingston, and stops him from using the chair. Kassidy whips but Moxley reverses and Kassidy hits railing hard! Quen kicks Kingston back, but Moxley RAMS Kassidy into steel steps! Kingston RAMS Quen into more railing! Moxley drags Kassidy back up and puts him in the ring. Moxley drags Kassidy around while Kingston CHOKES Quen with camera cords!
Moxley stomps Kassidy, has the legs, TEXAS CLOVERLEAF! Kassidy endures while Kingston brings Quen up. Moxley shifts to an Indian Deathlock STF while Kingston RAMS Quen into more railing! Kassidy endures, Kingston gets a drink of water, then he SPLASHES Quen with the bottle! Kassidy gets free of the STF but swings into a GERMAN SUPLEX! Moxley drags Kassidy back up, waistlocks, GERMAN SUPLEX! Dynamite returns to single picture and Moxley drags Kassidy off the ropes. Moxley half nelsons but Kassidy resists the suplex! Kassidy elbows free, reaches out, but Moxley keeps him from Quen!
Kassidy SCREW HIGH KICKS Moxley, tags Quen, SPRINGBOARD CLOTHESLINE! Then he sucker punches Kingston! Quen runs, flapjack dropkicks Moxley down! Moxley and Kingston regroup. Quen FLIES and takes out Kingston! Kassidy TORNILLOS to take out Moxley! Private Party puts Moxley in and Kassidy hurries, but is put in a corner. Kassidy BOOTS Moxley, leaps, FLYING STUNNER! Quen is up top now, he SHOOTING STAR PRESSES! Cover, TWO!! Moxley survives but Quen tags Kassidy. Kassidy springboards in but Moxley dodges. Kassidy comes back, Moxley sends him at Quen, SILLY STRING- NO! Moxley powers out to LARIAT Kassidy!
Kingston rushes in to URAKEN Quen! Kingston has Quen in the STRETCH PLUM, Moxley rains down HAMMER ‘N’ ANVIL ELBOWS on Kassidy!! Quen is tapping, Kassidy is a ragdoll! Moxley finishes Kassidy with PARADIGM SHIFT!! Cover, Moxley & Kingston win!
Winners: Jon Moxley & Eddie Kingston, by pinfall
The JAS rush the ring but Kingston goes at them first! Moxley, too! Hager RAMS Moxley into the apron, Jericho and Menard help out, but here come Santana & Ortiz! And even Bryan with his beat up leg! It’s chaos already as they brawl around ringside! Refs try to stop this but fans want to “LET THEM FIGHT!” Jericho SMACKS Kingston with a chair! Menard and Bryan claw at each other, Jericho gets in the ring and soaks up the heat like his side’s already won. But Bryan gets in the ring to go after him! Jericho kicks the bad leg! Parker helps stomp Bryan, and then the JAS undoes railing so they can leave through the crowd! If this is how it was tonight, how much more insane will it get at Double or Nothing?
AEW takes a closer look at the Owen Hart Cup.
Mark Henry says watching all the competition in these tournaments, he is sure Owen would be so proud. Toni Storm says just a few months ago, she thought she was out of wrestling for good. But now she is this close to the finals. Britt Baker vows to defeat Storm and win the tournament at Double or Nothing to prove once again she is the best. Kyle O’Reilly tells Samoa Joe, Double or Nothing will be an Undisputed Elite finals. But Joe ponders the question, “How do you beat someone like Kyle O’Reilly? A submission aficionado, a striking prodigy.” But like all fancy things, you just place it on the anvil and break it. And when Joe is down with Kyle, he’s coming for Adam Cole, BAYBAY.
ROH World Tag Team Championships: FTR VS Roppongi Vice!
As if a three year anniversary isn’t big enough, Cash Wheeler & Dax Harwood defend one of their two world tag titles against a team that’s been all over the world, but still hungry for more. Will FTR stay #TwoBeltTopGuys? Or will Rocky Romero & Trent Beretta not just be kings but champions of the night?
The introductions are made by Bobby Cruz, tensions rise but the ref keeps the peace. The ROH belts are raised, and we see if RPG Vice hits the jackpot here in Vegas!
Cash starts against Rocky and fans rally, “F T R! F T R!” Cash and Rocky circle, approach, and Rocky KICKS Cash’s leg. Cash shakes that off and ties up with Rocky. Rocky waistlocks but Cash wrenches and wristlocks. Rocky rolls, wrenches back, hammerlocks, but Cash slips around to hammerlock back. Cash really clamps it on but Rocky drop toeholds and headlocks. Cash rolls to a cover, ONE! Rocky holds on, Cash fights up, and powers out. Rocky runs Cash over! Things speed up, Rocky runs Cash over again! Rocky KICKS Cash, brings him up, CHOPS and runs, but Cash hurdles to run Rocky over!
They keep moving, Cash hurdles but Rocky deflects the dropkick! Rocky gets the arms, GEDO CLUTCH! TWO! Cash goes for a leg, Rocky turns that around to a backslide, TWO! Cash runs in, but into an ARMBAR TAKEDOWN! Fans fire up, Cash rolls to the ropes! Cash gets out, fans fire up and Rocky shows off some of that Latino Heat swag. Cash gets up and in, fans rally up, and Cash tags Dax. Rocky tags Trent, and now Dax and Trent stare down. They tie up, Dax headlocks, Trent powers up and out. Dax runs Trent over, things keep moving, and Trent gets up. Dax slides under but Trent CHOPS him! Dax staggers to a corner, Trent CHOPS back!
Dax turns it around, CHOPS and CHOPS, but Trent CHOPS back! Dax CHOPS, Trent kicks low! Trent stalks Dax to a corner, whips him corner to corner hard and Dax staggers. Dax still back elbows then snap suplexes! Tag to Cash, Dax gives him the boost for a BIG leg drop! Cover, TWO! Cash brings Trent up, but Trent blocks this suplex to suplex back. Cash slips out, waistlocks, but Rocky tags in before the O’Conner Roll! Rocky KICKS Cash, kicks again but Cash blocks! Cash ducks the enziguri but not the HEEL KICK, and Trent gets Cash with a HALF ‘N’ HALF! Rocky hurries to cover, ROPEBREAK!!
Fans fire up while Dynamite goes picture in picture. Rocky stomps Cash, drags him up and CHOPS him to the corner. Cash CHOPS back, CHOPS with his left hand, but Rocky blocks the third chop! Rocky wrenches, ELBOW BREAKER, and a KICK to the arm! Rocky drags Cash around, snapmares him down, and tags in Trent. Trent slingshot sentons, covers, TWO! Trent clamps onto Cash with a top wristlock but Cash clasps hands. Cash fights up, gets around to push Trent towards the corner but Trent digs in his heels. Cash scoops and SLAMS! Both men crawl, hot tag to Rocky! Rocky runs and dropkicks Dax down!
Rocky stomp Cash, then drags him up to throw forearms! Snapmare and basement dropkick! Rocky clamps onto Cash with a chinlock and grinds him down. Cash endures, fights up, reaches out, but Rocky holds on. Cash atomic drops Rocky and gets free! Rocky tags Trent and Trent CLUBS Cash down! Trent hauls Cash up, CHOPS him, but Cash CHOPS back! Trent knees low, tags Rocky back in, and RPG Vice double suplex! Cover, TWO! Rocky clamps back on with another chinlock as Dynamite returns to single picture. Fans rally, Cash moves around, gets around, BIG back suplex! Both men are down again and fans fire up!
Rocky and Cash crawl, hot tag to Trent and he keeps Cash from Dax! Cash hops up, reaches out, Trent pulls him away, but Cash fights through to hot tag Dax! Dax ducks Trent’s haymaker to JAB, JAB, JAB and DECK Trent! Rocky runs in, Dax rallies on him, too! Dax CHOPS Trent in a corner, uppercuts, CHOPS, repeat! Rocky returns but Dax DECKS him now! Dax whips, Trent reverses and Dax hits buckles hard! Dax falls back, Trent drags Dax up to whip, but Dax reverses! Trent ducks the clothesline to get around and GERMAN SUPLEX! Trent holds on, another GERMAN SUPLEX! Dax switches to GERMAN SUPLEX back!
Dax holds on, he GERMAN SUPLEXES Trent again! Trent grabs ropes to deny the hat trick! Dax CLUBS Trent, Trent elbows Dax! Trent swings, Dax dodges, GERMAN SUPLEX! Bridging cover, but Rocky DOUBLE STOMPS it apart! Trent hurries, tag to Rocky! Rocky KICKS Dax in the bad side, then ROCKS him and suplexes! Dax slips out, slips under, but Trent tags in before the atomic drop! Dax still elbows Trent, runs, but into a DOUBLE JUMP KNEE! Fans fire up and Rocky hurries after Cash to DECK him! Trent brings Dax up, hangs him out to dry, then Rocky goes up! Missile dropkick! Trent hits the SLIDING KNEE! Cover, TWO!!
Dax survives and RPG Vice can’t believe it! Trent says they’ll finish this, and fans duel. Rocky goes up as Trent Alabama Lifts, but Cash trips Rocky up! Trent dumps Dax to DECK Cash, but Dax cradles Trent! TWO!! Dax scoops but Trent cradles, TWO!! Dax pops Trent up but Trent victory Rolls, TWO!! Both men bob ‘n’ weave, Dax fakes Trent out but Trent fights off the Piledriver! Trent gets Dax back up and tucks him in, Rocky is back up top! STRONG ZERO!!! Cover, Cash barrels into Rocky to break it!! Wait, wait, is that the UNITED EMPIRE rushing down the ramp?! The IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Champions, Great-O-Khan and Jeff Cobb, are here!?!
Khan & Cobb get in the ring and they CLOBBER EVERYONE!
Winners: FTR, by disqualification (still the ROH World Tag Team Champions)
Khan throws Trent out, Cobb throws Cash out, and then Khan MONGOLIAN CHOPS Rocky! Dax is alone and the fans are losing their minds! Cobb gets Dax up, Khan runs, IMPERIAL DROP!! Khan then feeds Rocky to a TOUR OF THE ISLANDS!! The United Empire still isn’t done, they mug Dax, then clear off the timekeeper’s table! GUT WRENCH POWERBOMB through the table!! Khan gets another table, and he drags Trent over. IRON CLAW, and then he goes up the steps! ELIMINATOR through the table!! They then grab the ROH World Tag Team Championships and hold them up high. Will the United Empire conquer not just NJPW but AEW and the world?!
The Hardy Boyz speak.
Matt tells the Young Bucks that their stories both began with a lot of similarities. They were all born and raised by wholesome, religious parents. They had innocent upbringings where they didn’t smoke or drink. They didn’t even curse! And they all had dreams of becoming pro-wrestlers. But that’s where the parallels end. The Hardys broke into the business in the early 90s, and it was a different industry back then, and a majorly different culture. The brutal, tough roads the Hardys had to walk, the Bucks could never, EVER have survived! The Bucks don’t have the grit, the resilience that these two have. The Hardys no only survived, but they became a revolutionary tag team.
Sure, the Bucks are talented, are Elite, but let’s call it like it is. When the Hardys look at the Bucks, and even when the fans look at the Bucks, all they see are Hardy Boy cosplayers! The reason the Hardys are here in AEW is to cement their legacies as the GOATs of tag team wrestling. Jeff says that was GR-E-E-E-E-EAT. Get it? Goats? But they’re not a team in their prime, they’re a team in their OVERPRIME, and it is overtime! The pressure is on to win. This is a clean slate for Jeff, it is his time approaching the eventual time. But this final run will be the best run!
So at Double or Nothing, the Bucks are just two little stepping stones on the Hardys’ way to becoming AEW World Tag Team Champions to complete the collection! And if the Bucks think they’re in their prime, well, they will NEVER be better than the Hardys! The Hardys have been better at every stage of life! Better as babies, as kids, as teenagers, at their peak, and right here and now even as middle-aged and extreme! The Bucks may be elite, but this is the DELETE! They will DELETE the Bucks this Sunday! And there’s a saying: Never meet your heroes, they’ll probably disappoint you. But for the Bucks, it’ll be more like disappointed that they can never beat their heroes!
Triple Threat: Jungle Boy VS Ricky Starks VS Swerve Strickland!
Captain Charisma set up a prelude to the AEW World Tag Team Championship Triple Threat at Double or Nothing, because he wants his guy to get back at both the FTW Champion and the man who cost JB that FTW Championship. But will JB just end up getting beat up by his challengers before the title match because of Christian Cage? Or will Jurassic Express have all the momentum going into this Sunday?
The bell rings and fans fire up as these three stare each other down. JB and Swerve then come to an understanding, and they both look at Starks. Starks realizes that and bails out, and says he beat them both already so he doesn’t have to do anything. Fans chant, “Whose House?” “Swerve’s House!” as Swerve offers a handshake to JB. JB accepts, but Starks slides into shove Swerve into JB! Starks rolls Swerve up, JB breaks it as he rolls Starks up! TWO, JB ends up in Swerve’s cradle, TWO! Starks blocks Swerve’s kick and sends it into JB! Starks throws Swerve down, then goes after him, but Swerve moves around to EDDY GORDO RANA!
JB CHOPS Swerve, knuckle locks, and goes up and up, only for Swerve to bring him back down. Swerve blocks a chop and knuckle locks, then turns JB around to double knuckle lock from behind. JB hops up onto Swerve’s shoulders, Swerve throws him at Starks, JB RANAS Starks out of the ring! JB dodges Swerve, dropkicks him then kips up! Fans fire up with JB and he runs at Swerve to CLOBBER him at ropes! JB runs again but Starks trips him up! Starks throws JB out, but JB whips Starks at the corner! Starks slides through the gap and comes back around, to CLOBBER JB! But Swerve runs at the ropes!
Starks ducks but Swerve handsprings over him, only for Starks to shove him into railing! Starks gets up on the apron to strike his pose, then jump down and stomp Swerve! Dynamite goes picture in picture as Starks talks trash on the Swerve fans.
Starks drags Swerve up, whips him hard into railing, then he goes after JB. JB ROCKS and CHOPS Starks but Starks ROCKS and throws JB down! Starks drags JB up and puts him in the ring to then drag him up and around for a suplex. Starks holds JB up, does a hip swivel and then SLAMS JB down! Cover, TWO! Swerve returns but Starks kicks him and throws him out. Starks brings JB up but JB throws body shots! Starks CLUBS JB down, looms over him, and brings him up to knuckle lock and CHOP! Starks goes up slowly, tightrope walks with some swagger, and gives JB some OLD SCHOOL! Starks strikes his pose again as fans rally.
Swerve is on the apron but Starks DECKS him! Starks then drags JB up and CHOPS him. JB CHOPS Starks back! Starks CHOPS again! Starks digs his knee into JB at the corner, the ref counts, Swerve CLOBBERS Starks! Swerve whips Starks to a corner, runs in but Starks back elbows! Starks throws swerve back out, gets JB back up and wrenches to whips to ropes. OVERHEAD Belly2Belly! But Swerve gets in to throw Starks to a corner! Swerve elbows, snapmares, and then goes up for the FALLING UPPERCUT! Starks goes to the apron but Swerve joins him out there. Swerve claws Starks’ face but Starks throws an elbow.
Dynamite returns to single picture as Starks throws a forearm but Swerve gives it back. Starks BOOTS, Swerve keeps Starks from running off. Starks elbows Swerve again, JB runs in but Starks HOTSHOTS him! Swerve BOOTS Starks, JB runs and RANAS Swerve off the apron! JB throws Swerve back in, hurries and BLINDSIDE LARIATS! Cover, Starks breaks it! Starks whips JB, JB reverses to wrench and RACK BOMB! Cover, TWO! JB is annoyed, Starks gets away, Swerve ROCKS JB with a forearm! Swerve whips corner to corner hard, and then he brings JB up to the top rope. Swerve climbs up, brings JB up, but JB throws body shots.
Starks returns, he jumps up to join in, hitting each man in the head! But they double pie face Starks down hard! JB then CLUBS Swerve, gets around, SUPER POISON-RANA!! But Swerve lands on his feet!! Vegas loses its mind and JB is confused! JB and Swerve fire up, but Starks BOOTS Swerve down! JB dodges Starks’ clothesline but Starks blocks a kick. Starks ducks JB’s enziguri but Swerve’s SUPERKICK connects! JB aims but Swerve deflects that superkick to throw JB down! Swerve rolls JB’s arm to lift him up, stalling suplex, but Starks SPEARS them down!! JB lands on his feet, though, and SUPERKICKS Starks!
JB runs, but Starks MICHINOKU DRIVERS! Cover, Swerve breaks it!! Fans are thunderous, Starks and Swerve kick each other and Starks stomps! Fans are loving “A E DUB!” as Starks tries to underhook. But Swerve powers out to a fireman’s carry, but Starks fights free of that. Starks waistlocks, Swerve switches, but Starks fights off the half nelson suplex! Swerve CHOPS Starks’ on the back again and again, but Starks arm-drags free! Swerve uppercuts, but Starks reels him in! Swerve breaks free with his leg, but Starks pokes eyes! Starks underhooks and Canadian racks, ROSHAMBEAUX! But JB gets Starks SNARE TRAP!! Starks is caught, reaches out, crawls forward, ROPEBREAK!
But JB drags Starks away! JB resets the SNARE TRAP!! Starks is fading, HOUSE CALL from Swerve!! Swerve wants someone to get up, Starks sits up in a daze. Swerve is up stop, SWERVE STOMPS!! Cover, Swerve wins!!
Winner: Swerve Strickland, by pinfall
But “Powerhouse” Hobbs gets in! And he CLOBBERS Swerve! JB jumps on Hobbs for a sleeper but Hobbs throws him off! But Luchasaurus rushes out there and he choke grips Hobbs! Hobbs pries free!? But here comes KEITH LEE! The Limitless One isn’t going to let this keep going without him! Keith, Hobbs and Luchasaurus, the big men of each team, start throwing hands! Hobbs ROCKS Keith, Luchasaurus TAIL WHIPS Hobbs, but Keith GRIZZLY MAGNUMS Luchasaurus! Keith then LIMITLESS TORNILLOS them both down!! Fans lose their minds all over again and Keith regroups with Swerve. Will all of the AEW Tag Division soon bask in their glory?
Dan Lambert & the Men of the Year speak.
Lambert says, “Sammy, Tay and Frankie must have a combined IQ of room temperature with the air conditioning on if they thought for one second that busting up Scorpio’s TNT title belt was going to get them the match that they want. Well, somebody please tell these idiots about this new invention we have called the internet and show them how to look up American Top Team. Because maybe then, they would understand that winning every championship there is in combat sports means I probably have every belt maker in the world on speed dial.” That’s right, Lambert ordered Scorpio a brand new belt even before AEW’s favorite couple could tweet out a picture of themselves in the middle of some disgusting act wearing the old one.
So, Scorpio Sky gets a special Friday Night Rampage. The brand new, custom made TNT Championship, handcrafted in Scorpio’s image, will be presented to him and he will love it. Scorpio snaps his fingers and we cut away, but will Sammy, Tay & Frankie just look to break that belt up, too?
Schiavone is on stage.
This Sunday, the AEW Women’s World Championship will be defended. Schiavone introduces the champion, Thunder Rosa! La Mera Mera makes her way out, and Schiavone asks her about Deeb’s challenge. Rosa wants us to see her face. It has no face paint! This is the real Rosa, the face of someone who has worked and earned everything she has, and is grateful for being champion. That has never complained, either. Because that is what champions do. Deeb, “mi reina,” you are NOT a champion. Fans cheer Rosa on, and Rosa tells Deeb that she complains, is a little petty.
Rosa says Deeb points fingers at people and companies, pinning things on her past, with her questionable changes. Maybe Deeb should look in a mirror and blame herself. Rosa’s face used to look up to Deeb, but no more! And on Sunday, Deeb won’t see this face. On Sunday, the war paint is on. On Sunday, the warrior inside Rosa takes over! On Sunday, La Mera Mera will teach Deeb a lesson in respect for disrespecting Schiavone, for disrespecting Rosa’s mentor, Dustin Rhodes, for disrespecting the fans, and especially for disrespecting Rosa, the AEW Women’s World Champion!! And y’know what? Deeb will be very scared, because Rosa will haunt her forever!
AEW returns as Schiavone interviews Red Velvet backstage.
A tremendous match between The Chef and Kris Statlander in the Owen Hart Cup, but Statlander won. Velvet is surely upset. No sh*t, Schiavone. Velvet says she should have won that match, and she should be facing Ruby Soho. But speaking of, Soho walks in because she heard her name. Does Velvet have something to say to her? Yes, actually. If Soho needs to know how to beat Statlander, Velvet’s got this notebook right here. Statlander’s knee is messed up, and she has a bad shoulder, too.
Velvet leaves and Soho says she can admit, when she faced Statlander last time, Soho won by the skin of her teeth. But in the next round of the Owen Hart Cup, Soho knows she’s not facing the same Statlander. This notebook is useless, so Soho throws it away. Soho will keep what Velvet said in mind, though. Will the Runaway be able to get past whatever this new form the Galaxy’s Greatest Alien has taken and head for Double or Nothing? And speaking of…
Owen Hart Foundation Women’s Tournament Opening Round: Britt Baker VS Toni Storm!
The Doctor made Maki Itoh tap out while the Lightning From Down Under struck a Hayter. Only one moves on to Double or Nothing and the finals, who wins the first of tonight’s “double main event?”
In a surprising move, Britt tells Rebel and Jamie Hayter that she’ll be fine without them. They head back to the back, this will truly be 1v1, just as Storm wanted it. The bell rings and Vegas rallies for “D M D!” Britt and Storm circle, tie up, and go around. Storm clamps onto the arm, wrenches, but Britt reaches for ropes. Storm keeps her away from ropes, but Britt wrenches back. Britt hammerlocks, spins Storm and snapmares but Storm wrenches right back. Storm keeps Britt down with a wristlock, but Britt fight sup to break free. Britt snapmares, but Storm wrenches Britt right back, then headlocks for the takeover.
Britt keeps her shoulder sup, headscissors, but Storm pops free. Storm and Britt tie up again, Britt hits a headlock takeover. Storm headscissors and she keeps Britt down. Britt gets frustrated but endures as Toni pushes up for more pressure. Britt moves around, Storm pushes up again, but Britt kicks her way to the ROPEBREAK. Fans rally and duel as Storm lets off and waits on Britt. Britt gets up, kicks Storm low, but Storm rushes in. Britt sidesteps but Storm redirects herself to avoid the table top, and she basement dropkicks Britt down! Britt bails out but Storm pursues, and she ROCKS Britt with a forearm!
Storm brings Britt around and POSTS her! The ring count climbs, Storm ROCKS Britt with an uppercut. Storm gets in the ring to refresh the count, then she uppercuts Britt again. Storm aims at the apron but Britt blocks the bump to smack Storm off the apron instead! Britt puts Storm in the ring, fans duel, and Britt climbs up. Storm shoves Britt out! Storm hurries to ROCK Britt with a right, then stalks her to steel steps. But Britt rakes eyes! Britt Hits a COMPLETE SHOT to the steps! Storm flops down and Britt gets in the ring to refresh the count! Britt hurries after Storm as Dynamite goes picture in picture.
Britt rains down fists on Storm, lets off to spell “D M D,” then she drags Storm up. Britt SMACKS Storm off the steps, then takes the fan sign that says “DMD is DUMB,” to rip it in half! Britt refreshes the count again, puts Storm back in, then takes her time getting in the ring. Storm kicks at Britt but Britt stomps and kicks Storm. Britt CLUBS Storm, scuffs her, talks trash on Storm, then puts her in a corner. Britt CHOKES Storm, but the ref counts. Britt lets off at 4, brings Storm around and throws forearms! Britt sits Storm down, drags her back out, and then pulls her into the post! The ref counts again and Britt scuffs Storm as she lets off.
Britt gets back in the ring with a smirk and she brings Storm up. Britt throws Storm down by her hair, covers, TWO! Britt clamps onto Storm with a seated cobra twist, but Storm endures. Fans rally up, Britt pulls Storm’s hair and talks more trash, but Storm endures. Storm fights up, throws body shots, and gets free! Britt ROCKS Storm, but Storm ROCKS Britt! Dynamite returns to single picture as the forearms fly back and forth! Storm gets the edge, but Britt dodges to SUPERKICK! Storm staggers, Britt goes up the corner, and Britt leaps for PITT- NO! Storm blocks the sunrise to go up and TORNADO DDT!
Britt flounders away and fans fire up. Storm fires up, she runs in corner to corner, HIP ATTACK! Then Alabama lift, ALABAMA SLAM! Storm rolls Britt back to her feet and reels her in, but Britt powers up to AIR RAID CRASH! Cover, TWO!! Fans fire up but here comes Hayter! She coaches Britt up but Britt tells her to go back. Storm rolls Britt! TWO!! Britt kicks low, reels Storm in, FISHERMAN SCREW! Cover, TWO!! Storm survives and Britt is beside herself! Britt waistlocks, ripcords, but Storm dodges to GERMAN SUPLEX! Britt flounders to the apron and out of the ring. Storm hurries after her, TORNADO DDT to the floor!!
Storm drags Britt up, puts Britt in, and fans duel! Hayter is on the apron but Storm DECKS her! Storm runs at Britt, blocks the superkick and kicks back! Storm reels Britt in, Britt back drops but Storm sunset flips! Britt sits on the cover, Hayter helps Britt grab the rope! BRITT WINS!
Winner: Britt Baker, by pinfall (advances to the finals)
Storm is shocked! Britt did 99% of the work and still stole this one! Who will The Doctor meet in the finals? We see Statlander VS Soho this Friday on Rampage!
Owen Hart Foundation Men’s Tournament Semifinals: Samoa Joe VS Kyle O’Reilly!
The Panama City Playboy waits the winner of this at Double or Nothing, and he’s hoping for an Undisputed Finals! Will #KillerKyle keep that dream alive? Or will the Samoan Submission Machine make sure the Cup stays far out of their reach?
The bell rings and the two circle. Kyle and Joe test the waters with kicks, fans sing, “Joe is gonna kill~ you!” and Joe withstands Kyle’s quick flurry! Joe backs Kyle down with his own kicks and knees, and even adds elbows and a KICK! Kyle staggers but he steadies himself and the two reset. Kyle shoots in, Joe switches, Kyle flips it to a facelock. They move around, Joe wants a leg now, and he gets Kyle down! Kyle uses a leg guard and they end up in ropes, Joe lets off quickly. Fans fire up for the opening exchange and the two reset again. They knuckle lock, Kyle gets the arm and wrenches it. Joe wants the sleeper!
Kyle trips Joe, Joe kicks Kyle away and avoids the Penalty Kick to CHOP Kyle off his feet! Fans are stinging from that one, and they chant for “JOE! JOE! JOE!” Kyle gets up, Joe JABS, JABS, then CHOPS Kyle in the corner. Joe brings Kyle around but Kyle wants that bad arm! Joe uses the good arm to scoop and SLAM Kyle! Kyle sits up and gasps, Joe CHOPS him on the shoulder, then PENALTY KICKS and ELBOW DROPS! Fans fire up and Joe covers, TWO! Joe CLUBS Kyle, CHOPS him, CHOPS again, then HEADBUTTS! Joe throws a back elbow, reels Kyle in, and snap suplexes! Joe floats to the cover, TWO!
Joe smirks and JABS Kyle again. Joe runs but into a KNEE! Kyle wrenches the bad arm to WRING it out! Joe rolls away, Kyle snarls and he stomps Joe to ropes. Kyle gets the bad arm, hammerlocks, and he rains down elbows and knees! Kyle floats over to do the same to the other side, then he runs for a SLIDING KNEE! Joe writhes, Kyle KICKS the bad arm! And again! Joe staggers but Kyle brings him around to clinch and fire off more knees! Kyle runs but Joe CLOBBERS him! Fans fire up and Kyle flounders to the apron. Joe storms over, but Kyle gets the leg! DRAPING DRAGON SCREW! Kyle then goes up the corner, FLYING KNEE to the bad arm! Cover, TWO!
But into an ARMBAR! Joe clasps hands, or rather holds his own wrist! Kyle wants the arm but Joe gets the ROPEBREAK! Kyle holds until 4 and Dynamite goes picture in picture.
Kyle KICKS Joe against the ropes, then KICKS him again. Joe bails out of the ring, Kyle goes out after him, and Kyle wrenches the bad arm for a double wristlock. Kyle then hammerlocks the arm, makes Joe take a seat and he KICKS away on Joe by the barriers! Kyle ROCKS Joe, then gets some space. Kyle runs back in, but Joe DECKS him with a forearm! Fans fire up and Joe brings Kyle up. Joe CHOPS Kyle into taking a seat, then Joe gets some space. Joe encourages fans to fire up, and he run sin to BOOT WASH Kyle against railing! The front row fans fire up getting a whole new experience as Joe brings his foot back over.
Joe drags Kyle up and puts him in the ring. Joe takes a moment to catch his breath, then he gets in. Kyle gets the bad arm to wrench, hammerlock, and leg sweep! Joe lands on the bad arm and clutches the shoulder! Kyle rains down palm strikes on Joe, floats over to the other side for more, then back again! Kyle lets off to get the bad arm and grind the shoulder. Joe endures, even as Kyle grinds the elbow into Joe’s head. Joe fights up but Kyle throws him down! Kyle runs to drop a knee on Joe’s shoulder! Kyle paces, stomps the bad arm, then hauls Joe up as Dynamite returns to single picture.
Kyle throws forearms, KICKS, and repeat, focusing on the bad arm. But Joe uses the arm to catch the kick! Kyle fires off palm strikes, knees and another kick, but Joe ROLLING LEG SWEEPS! Kyle goes down and fans fire up with Joe! Joe JABS, JABS and JABS, to then whip and atomic drop! Joe keeps moving, and he BOOTS Kyle down! SENTON! Cover, TWO! Kyle survives but Joe keeps cool. Joe stands Kyle up for knee after knee, but Kyle blocks to KICK the bad arm. Kyle runs, but Joe LARIATS him down! Cover, TWO!! Kyle survives and Joe is beside himself! Fans rally behind Joe and he watches Kyle rise.
Joe brings Kyle up but Kyle throws a forearm! Joe responds with palm strike after palm strike from his good arm! Joe has Kyle in the corner, puts him up top, then tucks him in! MUSCLE- NO! Kyle fights out and has the bad arm! Kyle shifts around from double wristlock to FUJIWARA ARMBAR! Joe endures but Kyle pushes back! Joe crawls, reaches out, turns on his side, ROPEBREAK! Kyle lets go quickly but still wants the bad arm. Kyle rips off the tape and snarls as he KICKS the arm again! Joe is in the corner, Kyle BOOTS him! Joe JABS, and JABS, and CHOPS! Kyle BOOTS again, but Joe KNEES Kyle as he shoots in low!
Kyle staggers, yoyos in the ropes, and LARIATS! Joe ENZIGURIS! Kyle PENALTY KICKS! Fans fire up again as both men are down! Kyle and Joe go to opposite corners, fans love “A E DUB!” for this, and Kyle runs corner to corner! URENA- NO! Arm-drag counter, and Kyle shoots around. O’Conner Roll, TWO! COQUINA CLUTCH!! But Kyle has the bad arm! Joe is still locking it in with the one good arm! Kyle sputters, and he’s out! JOE WINS!!
Winner: Samoa Joe, by submission (advances to the finals)
Even with one good arm, the ROH World Television Champion pulls off the victory! But here comes Adam Cole, BAYBAY! Cole and Joe have never had a match against each other before, and now they will in a historic finals match at Double or Nothing! Who will win the inaugural Owen Hart Foundation Men’s Tournament?
A great episode for Dynamite, especially as a go-home for Double or Nothing. For one, opening with the Steel Cage was an awesome move. I should’ve figured MJF would go that far to try and screw Wardlow over, but it was awesome how Wardlow turned it around on MJF. That was one serious headshot and MJF sold it perfectly. Wardlow of course wins, and of course we’re now getting MJF VS Wardlow at Double or Nothing, and who knows how that goes. There is a very good chance MJF wins, though, with the dirtiest of ways to win, but I bet Vegas would go nuts if Wardlow won. Also great to see that I called the TNT Championship was being remodeled for Scorpio, I bet that thing will look awesome.
Great promo from the JAS, and wow, Jericho with another fireball just because that staffer wore a Moxley shirt. If this were sports entertainment, they would’ve mentioned Jericho getting fined a lot of money. Regal and Jericho were very good on commentary during Moxley & Kingston VS Private Party, which was a lot of fun and a pretty good sampler of what Anarchy in the Arena will look like. I don’t want it to be so chaotic because that’ll be hard for everyone to keep up with all the action, but it will surely be just brawling all over ringside and even in the ring, and who knows what we’ll see these teams do to each other.
Good promo vignette from Jade and Jay to hype up the rematch, but again, because it’s Jay again, I feel like Jade’s got this one. I did like that Velvet, though Heel, gave Ruby, a Face, advice on how to beat Statlander since Velvet is now Statlander’s enemy. Ruby had a good Face response, and Ruby VS Statlander on Rampage is going to be a great match. Great promo from the Hardys to hype up their match with the Bucks, no idea who wins that match, but I definitely see the winner going after the AEW World Tag titles. And while Rosa had a very good promo, they started her music a little early. Probably just them misreading her promo, but it also felt like they were playing her off, which is a bit rude to do to your AEW Women’s World Champion. But that aside, Rosa is surely retaining against Deeb.
Great segment from Hangman and Punk, and though Hangman purposefully danced around the issue, I’m pretty sure what he was getting at is Punk coming in and throwing off all the plans for the AEW originals, Hangman himself included. Punk also had a good counter saying he was the foundation of what AEW is even about. That match is going to be amazing, Hangman knocking Punk down technically means Punk is standing tall because he got in Hangman’s head. I would think Hangman retains the title and that strengthens his reign, probably so he’ll be real strong for Kenny Omega’s eventual return.
The ROH World Tag Team Championship match was great stuff, and I even liked that it ended up like it did because The United Empire shows up to further build towards Forbidden Door. FTR wants more tag titles, RPG Vice called out a lot of champions, and now it seems the Empire figures they’ll grab up titles, we could get a huge tag title match with this feud. The Triple Threat of JB, Starks and Swerve was great stuff, and between Swerve winning the match and Keith running off the other heavies, I have a feeling Keith & Swerve end up losing somehow. That might mean Jurassic Express finds a way to retain, maybe Team Taz wins, but who knows.
Great “double main event” from the Owen Hart Cup Semifinals, and we even got a good promo vignette to hype the matches up. Britt VS Storm was of course still affected by Hayter showing up, but I almost thought Hayter was going to accidently cost Britt. But no, Britt still wins, as expected, and she is paralleling Cole as they’re both finalists. Joe VS Kyle was awesome stuff, and especially with Joe selling the arm damage from last week. Joe winning was great, though, and that gives us a classic Face VS Heel showdown. I suppose it would be too early for Cole VS Kyle, possible dysfunction between them in AEW after doing that story in NXT, and Cole VS Joe will still be awesome. But with Lethal, Sonjay & Singh lurking, I bet Joe loses because of them and Cole wins, he and Britt will be an Owen Hart Cup winner power couple.
My Score: 8.9/10
Mitchell’s AEW Dark Results & Report! (5/24/22)
Roppongi Vice gets Dark!
Rocky Romero and #JustTrent arrive in Universal Studios!
Before challenging FTR for the AEW World Tag Team Championships, Roppongi Vice fires up in the Dark! Will they be partying in the Dark, too?
- Kris Statlander VS Avery Breaux; Statlander wins.
- Matt Menard & Angelo Parker VS Eli Isom & T.U.G Cooper; Menard & Parker win.
- A.Q.A VS Brittany Jade; AQA wins.
- Lee Moriarty VS Alan Angels; Moriarty wins.
- Sonny Kiss VS Carlie Bravo; Kiss wins.
- Robyn Renegade VS Vicky Dreamboat; Robyn wins.
- Anthony Ogogo VS Trenton Storm; Ogogo wins.
- Leva Bates VS Kia Dream; Bates win.
- Roppongi Vice VS Peter Avalon & Ryan Nemeth w/ JD Drake; RPG Vice wins.
A good line-up of nine, and great to see Leva Bates back in action. Also nice to see the team formerly known as 2point0 having a tag match, that’ll help get them going in the tag division while also building towards the “Anarchy in the Arena” at Double or Nothing. And RPG Vice will definitely get a win before their match on Dynamite.
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