10/16/19 AEW Dynamite Recap
The opening credits roll. Excalibur, Jim Ross, and Tony Schiavone are on commentary.
SCU make their entrance for their match, but they are attacked by the Lucha Brothers. Scorpio Sky rushes out to make the save and the Lucha Brothers escape. Christopher Daniels is loaded onto a stretcher and carried out as The Young Bucks and CIMA also come out to check on him. Sky says he wants to team with Frankie Kazarian and the referee agrees.
Match #1: AEW World Tag Team Championship Tournament First Round Match: Best Friends (Chuck Taylor and Trent Beretta) vs. SCU (Frankie Kazarian and Scorpio Sky)
Taylor and Kazarian start the match and Taylor slams him into the corner a few times. Beretta tags and they double-team Kazarian for a bit. Beretta goes for a cover, but Sky breaks it up. Beretta and Taylor double-team Sky after they sends Kazarian to the floor. Taylor bites the foot of Sky and Beretta backs Kazarian into the ring apron. Beretta and Taylor slam Kazarian into the barricade and then Taylor delivers a double stomp to Sky. Taylor throws Kazarian toward Beretta, who delivers a Spear on the floor. Beretta tosses Kazarian into the ring and delivers a few shots in the corner. Beretta puts Kazarian up top and climbs, but Kazarian fights back. Taylor and Beretta drop Kazarian with an assisted suplex and Beretta goes for the cover, but Kazarian kicks out. Kazarian comes back with a few elbows and tags in Sky. Sky drops Taylor and Beretta with dropkicks and then sends Beretta to the floor. Sky goes for a suicide dive, but Taylor cuts him off. Taylor goes for a suicide dive, but Sky pulls Beretta into his path.
Kazarian takes Taylor out with a springboard hurricanrana. Sky tosses his other shoe into the crowd, but the crowd tosses it back. Sky and Kazarian drop Beretta with a double DDT and Sky goes for the cover, but Beretta kicks out. Sky slams Beretta into the corner and delivers a corkscrew elbow. Kazarian tags in and slams Beretta to the mat. Kazarian goes for the cover, but Beretta kicks out. Taylor tags in and he and Beretta double team Kazarian again. They go for a hug, but Sky stops them and takes Beretta down. Taylor delivers a knee strike to Sky and Beretta drops him with one of his own. Taylor and Beretta hug and then takes him to the mat with a doomsday knee. Taylor goes for the cover, but Kazarian kicks out. Beretta tags in and goes for a pile driver on the apron, but Sky stops him. Sky slams Taylor into the barricade and Kazarian back body drops Beretta on the apron. Sky tags in and he and Kazarian deliver a power bomb-dropkick combo and Sky gets the pin fall.
Match #2 – Tag Team Match: Ortiz and Santana vs. Alex Reynolds and John Silver
Santana takes Reynolds off the apron and kicks Silver to the mat. Santana delivers a back elbow in the corner and Ortiz tags in. Ortiz delivers a sit-out power bomb to Silver and then Santana drops Reynolds with a dropkick on the outside. Ortiz stomps away on Silver in the corner and Santana slams Reynolds into the barricade. Ortiz rakes Silver’s back and takes him to the mat. Santana goes up top and he and Ortiz drop Silver with the Street Sweeper and Ortiz gets the pin fall.
Winners: Ortiz and Santana
After the match, Chris Jericho appears on the screen. He says he knew Ortiz and Santana would dominate and says Ortiz and Santana are challenging The Young Bucks to a match at Full Gear on November 9th.
A vignette for Cody airs, hyping his match against Jericho at Full Gear.
Match #3 – AEW Women’s World Championship Match: Riho (c) vs. Dr. Britt Baker, D.M.D.
Baker takes Riho down with an arm-drag, and then follows it up with another. Riho comes back with one of her own, but Baker goes for a front face-lock. Riho makes it to the ropes to break the hold. Baker drops Riho to the mat again and goes for Lockjaw, but Riho makes it to the ropes again. Baker delivers a forearm shot, but Riho comes back with one of her own. Riho goes up top, but Baker does as well. Riho knocks Baker back to the mat and takes her down with a cross-body. Baker rolls through and gets a two count, but Riho gets free and delivers a dropkick. Baker comes back with an elbow, but Riho rolls her up and delivers a double stomp. Riho delivers a knee in the corner and climbs up top. Riho goes for a double stomp, but Baker moves and takes Riho down with a Slingblade. Riho comes back with a forearm, but Baker delivers a TKO. Baker delivers a single-leg dropkick and goes for the cover, but Riho kicks out. Riho comes back with a couple roll-ups, but Baker kicks out at two each time.
Baker drops Riho with a swinging neck-breaker and then kicks her in the face. Baker goes for the cover, but Riho kicks out. Riho fights back with palm strikes and then takes Baker down with a Northern Lights suplex. Riho goes for the cover, but Baker kicks out. Riho applies a single-leg Boston Crab, but Baker makes it to the ropes. Riho goes up top and delivers a double stomp to Baker’s back. Riho goes for the cover, but Baker kicks out. Riho delivers double knees and goes for the cover, but Baker kicks out again. Riho goes for double knees again, but Baker ducks and Riho hits the corner. Baker delivers an elbow strike and then a spinning neck-breaker. Baker applies the Lockjaw, but Riho rolls through and gets the pin fall.
Winner and still AEW Women’s World Champion: Riho
Match #4 – AEW World Tag Team Championship Tournament First Round Match: Lucha Brothers (Pentagon Jr. and Rey Fenix) vs. Jurassic Express (Jungle Boy and Marko Stunt)
Pentagon and Stunt start the match. Pentagon taunts Stunt, but Stunt bites his fingers. Jungle Boy and Fenix get involved and Stunt drops Fenix with a DDT. Jungle Boy drops Pentagon with a DDT of his own and then Stunt takes Fenix out with a suicide dive. Jungle Boy drops Pentagon with a moonsault and then gets Pentagon back into the ring. Jungle Boy slams Stunt onto Pentagon and Stunt goes for the cover, but Pentagon kicks out. Jungle Boy tags in and Stunt delivers the Tiger Feint Kick to Pentagon. Jungle Boy goes for the cover, but Pentagon kicks out. Jungle Boy delivers an elbow shot and tags in Stunt. Pentagon kicks Stunt in the face and then kicks Jungle Boy as well. Fenix tags in, but Jungle Boy kicks him in the face. Fenix slaps Stunt across the face and then tosses Jungle Boy across the ring and delivers an enzuigiri to Stunt. Fenix takes Jungle Boy down on the floor as Pentagon tags in. Pentagon slams Stunt to the match with the pump-handle driver and goes for the cover, but Stunt kicks out. Pentagon kicks Stunt in the back of the knee as the show heads to a commercial.
Back from the break, Pentagon is still in control. Stunt comes back with a kick to the face and then a knee strike. Fenix and Jungle Boy tag in and Jungle Boy takes control. Jungle Boy sends Pentagon to the floor and Stunt hits a 450 splash on Fenix. Jungle Boy hits a standing moonsault and goes for the cover, but Fenix kicks out. Stunt tags in, but Pentagon drops Jungle Boy with a flip pile driver. Fenix and Pentagon double team Stunt and then Pentagon applies the arm-breaker. Pentagon and Fenix slam Stunt to the mat and Pentagon gets the pin fall.
Winners: Lucha Brothers
Match #5 – Tag Team Match: Adam Page and Kenny Omega vs. Jon Moxley and PAC
Omega and Moxley start the match and Omega beats Moxley into the corner as Page slams PAC into the apron on the outside. Omega delivers a few chops, but Moxley comes back with a clothesline. Moxley delivers right hands, but Page drops him with a kick. PAC tags in and drops Page with an enzuigiri. PAC kicks Omega into the corner, but Omega comes back and slams PAC to the mat. Omega goes after Moxley, but Moxley drops to the floor. PAC backs Omega into the corner and Moxley tags in. Moxley delivers a headbutt to Omega and chokes him in the corner. Moxley delivers clotheslines in the corner and goes for the cover, but Omega kicks out. Moxley stomps on Omega’s hands and kicks him in the head. Omega comes back with chops, but Moxley comes back with a knee strike. Page tags in and clotheslines PAC on the apron. Page takes PAC down with a cross-body and then drops Moxley with a flying clothesline. Page goes for the cover, but Moxley kicks out. Page goes for Dead Eye, but Moxley grabs the ropes. Page kicks Moxley in the face and goes up top, but PAC distracts him. Moxley shoves Page onto the ring apron as the show heads to a commercial.
Back from the break, Moxley is in control of Page. Moxley applies a Texas Cloverleaf, but Omega breaks it up. PAC sends Omega to the floor and then Moxley tosses Page to the apron. Page kicks Moxley in the face and then delivers a few lariats to Moxley. Omega and PAC tag in and PAC delivers a kick to the midsection. Omega comes back with a senton roll and a moonsault from the ropes. Omega goes for the cover, but PAC kicks out. Omega drops Moxley with a snap suplex and then drops PAC with it as well. Omega delivers another one to Moxley and then takes PAC out with a suicide dive. Moxley takes Omega out with a suicide dive as well, and then Page takes out Moxley and PAC with a moonsault. Omega tosses PAC back int the ring and Page tags in. Omega and Page double team PAC and Omega delivers a buckle bomb and a spine-buster power bomb. Page delivers a standing moonsault and goes for the cover, but Moxley breaks it up. Omega drops Moxley with a V Trigger, but PAC drops Omega with a cutter.
Page sends PAC to the floor and takes him out with a suicide dive. Omega and Moxley get face-to-face and exchange shots. Moxley gains the advantage and then both men get out of the ring. They grab barbed wire-covered weapons and bring them into the ring. The referee leaves the ring and PAC gets back in. PAC steals Moxley’s weapon and throws it out of the ring. Moxley flips PAC off and drops him with the Paradigm Shift and leaves the ring. Page drops PAC with the Buckshot Lariat and Omega delivers the V Trigger. Page delivers the Dead Eye and gets the pin fall.
Winners: Adam Page and Kenny Omega
Next week, the AEW World Tag Team Championship Tournament continues with Lucha Brothers vs. Private Party and SCU vs. Dark Order. Also, Dr. Britt Baker, D.M.D. and The Young Bucks will be in action. Finally, Jox Moxley will go one-on-one with PAC.
Match #6 – AEW World Championship – Philadelphia Street Fight: Chris Jericho (c) vs. Darby Allin
Allin drops Jericho with a dropkick and then delivers a series of strikes. Jericho goes to the floor, but Allin takes him out and delivers more strikes. Allin tosses Jericho back into the ring, but Jericho kicks him in the midsection. Jericho slams Allin to the mat and then chops him in the corner a few times. Jericho keeps control of the mat and throws Allin to the floor and onto the entrance ramp as the show heads to a commercial.
Back from the break, Jericho nails Allin with a kendo stick. Jericho chokes Allin with the stick and then hits him in the midsection with it. Jericho comes off the ropes, but Allin punches him in the midsection. Allin backs Jericho in the corner with rights and lefts, but Jericho comes back with an elbow shot. Allin rolls Jericho up with a crucifix, but Jericho kicks out. Allin grabs the stick and hits Jericho with it a few times. Allin comes off the ropes with a splash and goes for the cover, but Jericho kicks out. Allin goes for an arm-bar, but Jericho counters and applies the Liontamer. Allin gets to the ropes and grabs the stick. He hits Jericho in the head and takes him down with a cross-body. Allin goes for the cover, but Jericho kicks out. Jericho drops Allin with double knees and goes for the cover, but Allin kicks out. Jericho grabs a chair and hits Allin with it a few times. Jericho puts the chair in the ropes, but Allin comes back and drops Jericho with a Stunner. Allin goes for the cover, but Jericho kicks out.
Jericho comes back and locks in the Liontamer, but Allin makes it to the ropes. Jericho grabs tape and tapes Allin’s hands together. Jericho beats Allin in the corner and tosses him across the ring. Jericho tosses Allin into the corner, but Allin moves and takes Jericho down with a springboard moonsault. Allin goes for the cover, but Jericho kicks out. Jericho rolls to the floor, but Allin takes him out with a suicide dive. Allin gets Jericho back into the ring and comes off the top rope. Allin goes for the cover again, but Jericho kicks out. Allin delivers a few kicks, but Jericho takes him down and grabs the skateboard. Jericho power bombs Allin on the board and goes for the cover, but Allin kicks out. Jericho grabs the chair, but Allin dropkicks it into his face. Allin goes up top, but Jake Hager runs down and punches him to the mat. Jericho locks in the Liontamer and the referee calls for the bell.
Winner and still AEW World Champion: Chris Jericho
After the match, the rest of The Inner Circle come to the ring with a little bit of the bubbly and celebrate with Jericho as the show comes to a close.