10/23/19 AEW Dynamite Recap
Match #1 – AEW World Tag Team Championship Tournament Semifinal Match: Lucha Brothers (Pentagon Jr. and Rey Fenix) vs. Private Party (Isiah Kassidy and Marq Quen)
Quen and Fenix start the match and Quen delivers a dropkick. Fenix comes back with a German suplex and then knocks Kassidy to the floor. Pentagon tags in and he and Fenix double team Quen. Quen comes back with a double dropkick and tags in Kassidy. Party double teams Pentagon for a bit, but Fenix comes back with kicks to the midsection. Party take the advantage back and Quen delivers a double stomp. Quen takes Fenix out with a suicide dive and then Kassidy delivers an enzuigiri to Pentagon. Kassidy drops Pentagon with a DDT and then Quen hits the 450 Splash. Kassidy goes for the cover, but Pentagon kicks out. Pentagon comes back and takes Quen down and tags in Fenix. Fenix tosses Pentagon into Quen in the corner, but Kassidy gets into the ring and delivers shots to both of them. Pentagon and Fenix comes back with kicks and then Fenix delivers a dropkick to Kassidy that causes him to plant Quen with a reverse rana. Fenix takes Kassidy out with a moonsault on the floor and then Pentagon slams Quen to the mat. Pentagon goes for the cover, but Quen kicks out.
Pentagon kicks Quen and tags in Fenix. Quen comes back and takes Pentagon down with a hurricanrana, and then gets away from Fenix and tags in Kassidy. Kassidy drops Fenix with a hurricanrana and then pulls Pentagon to the floor. Kassidy takes Fenix down with another hurricanrana and then drops Pentagn with a suicide dive. Kassidy drops Pentagon with a moonsault and then takes Fenix down with a crucifix slam. Kassidy goes for the cover, but Fenix kicks out. Quen tags in, but Fenix kicks him in the head. Quen and Kassidy comes back and take Fenix to the mat. Kassidy keeps Pentagon on the floor with a corkscrew plancha. Quen delivers the Shooting Star Press to Fenix and goes for the cover, but Fenix kicks out. Fenix comes back and slams Kassidy to the mat and slaps him across the face. Fenix slams Quen and then slams him to the mat with a Gory Bomb and delivers a leg drop to Kassidy. Pentagon tags in and takes Quen down with a Slingblade. Pentagon delivers a back-breaker to Quen, but Quen comes back and sends Pentagon to the corner.
Kassidy and Quen take Fenix out with Gin and Juice and go for it on Pentagon, but Pentagon counters and plants Kassidy. Fenix kicks Quen in the face and Pentagon applies the arm-breaker to Quen. Fenix and Pentagon slam Quen to the mat and Fenix takes Kassidy out on the floor as Pentagon gets the pin fall.
Winners: Lucha Brothers
A vignette for Wardlow is airs. He is coming to AEW soon.
An update on Christopher Daniels is given. He is recovering and is mobile, but is expected to be out anywhere from six to eight weeks.
Match #2 – AEW World Tag Team Championship Tournament Semifinal Match: SCU (Frankie Kazarian and Scorpio Sky) vs. Dark Order (Evil Uno and Stu Grayson)
Kazarian and Grayson start the match and Kazarian drops Grayson to the mat. Grayson gets a cheap shot and he and Uno double team Kazarian in the corner after Uno tags in. Grayson delivers a dropkick and Uno delivers a running knee. Uno smacks Kazarian in the head, but Kazarian comes back and drops Uno to the mat. Sky tags in and drops Uno with a dropkick. Uno comes back and takes Sky to the corner and tags in Grayson. Uno smashes Sky and Grayson goes for the cover, but Sky kicks out. Grayson slams Sky in the corner, but Sky comes back with a clothesline. Uno drives a knee into Sky’s back, but Sky comes back with a double stomp to Grayson. Kazarian tags in and delivers a double dropkick in the corner. Kazarian goes for the cover, but Grayson kicks out. Sky tags back in and delivers a double ax handle to Grayson. Grayson comes back with a kick to the head and sends Sky to the floor. Kazarian gets into the ring, but Uno slams Sky into the steps on the outside. Uno tosses Sky back into the ring and Grayson goes for the cover, but Sky kicks out as the show heads to a commercial.
Back from the break and Grayson is in control of Sky. Grayson delivers an elbow shot and tags in Uno. Uno delivers a chop in the corner, but Sky fights back. Uno delivers a throat punch and drops Sky with a suplex. Uno goes for the cover, but Sky kicks out as The Inner Circle appears and heads to a sky box. Uno rakes the eyes of Sky and delivers a right hand. Sky comes back and drops Uno with a neck-breaker and tags in Kazarian. Grayson also tags in, but Kazarian drops him with a clothesline. Kazarian delivers a forearm and then slams Grayson to the mat. Kazarian delivers a leg drop and a swinging neck-breaker. Kazarian goes for the cover, but Grayson kicks out. Kazarian takes Uno down and then drops Grayson with a suplex. Kazarian goes for the cover, but Grayson kicks out again. Kazarian knocks Grayson to the mat from the top, but Uno hits the ropes and Kazarian falls. Grayson delivers a knee to Sky and throws him into Kazarian. Grayson goes for the cover, but Kazarian kicks out.
Grayson tosses Kazarian to Uno after Uno tags in and Uno power bombs Kazarian. Uno goes for the cover, but Kazarian kicks out. Kazarian comes back and sends Uno into Grayson and Sky tags in. Sky and Kazarian drop Uno and Grayson with a double cutter and then lock in Dragon Sleepers on Uno and Grayson. Grayson and Uno break the holds and Uno kicks Sky in the face. Grayson sends Kazarian to the floor and then Sky delivers an enzuigiri to Uno. Grayson clotheslines Sky in the corner and then takes Kazarian out on the floor. Uno slams Sky to the mat and goes for the cover, but Sky kicks out at two. Grayson tags in and goes up top for the Fatality, but Sky escapes and drops Grayson with a DDT. Kazarian delivers a face-buster to Uno on the apron and then Sky and Kazarian deliver the SCU-Layer and Sky gets the pin fall.
Match #3 – Singles Match: Kenny Omega vs. Joey Janela
Omega applies a wrist-lock, but Janela turns it into one of his own. Omega counters back and drops Janela to the mat. Omega keeps the hold applied and sends Janela to the apron. Omega kicks Janela to the floor and takes him out with a suicide dive. Omega tosses Janela back into the ring and puts his boot in Janela’s throat. Omega slams Janela in the corner and charges, but Janela moves and hits an uppercut. Janela delivers another uppercut, but Omega comes back. Omega charges, but Janela kicks him in the face and sends him to the floor with a dropkick. Janela takes Omega out with a cross-body from the top and tosses him back into the ring. Janela goes for the cover, but Omega kicks out. Omega comes back with a knee strike as the show heads to a commercial.
Back from the break, Omega drops Janela with a rolling senton. Omega comes off the top, but Janela moves out of the way. Janela sends Omega to the corner with an elbow and then slams him into the turnbuckle with a German suplex. Janela delivers an elbow drop from the top and goes for the cover, but Omega kicks out. Omega comes back and slams Janela into the turnbuckle and then drops him with a snap suplex and a V Trigger. Omega goes for the cover, but Janela kicks out. Omega goes for another V Trigger, but Janela dodges it. They exchange kicks and then Omega hits a knee strike. Janela comes back with a fisherman’s buster and then drops Omega with a clothesline. Janela goes for the cover, but Omeha kicks out. Janela goes up top and goes for a senton on the apron, but Omega moves and Janela hits the apron. Omega tosses Janela into the ring and hits the V Trigger. Omega hits the One Winged Angel and gets the pin fall.
Winner: Kenny Omega
Tony Schiavone is in the ring with an interview with Cody. The Inner Circle interrupts the interview with horns and other noise makers. Cody tries to make an announcement, but Chris Jericho grabs a microphone in his sky box and starts booing Cody. Cody says this isn’t the company they came from and he can step through the ropes and fight Jericho in the sky box. Jericho says he knows Cody is s smart man and tells him not to do anything stupid. Jericho calls Cody a coward and says Cody is going to stand there and do nothing because it is four against one. Dustin Rhodes comes out to join Cody, as does MJF. Jericho says they aren’t scared of someone wearing a scarf and tells them to leave. Diamond Dallas Page also comes out and he, Cody, Dustin, and MJF climb the steps. The Inner Circle locks themselves in the sky box, but Cody punches through the window and all four men start brawling. They are eventually pulled apart in the concourse area as the show heads to a commercial.
Match #4 – Tag Team Match: Best Friends (Chuck Taylor and Trent Beretta) (w/Orange Cassidy) vs. The Young Bucks (Matt Jackson and Nick Jackson)
Cassidy delivers a couple of his patented superkicks to the Bucks, but the double superkick him out of the ring. Beretta and Nick start the match and Nick takes advantage with a few kicks. Nick delivers a knee strike to Taylor and then takes him out on the floor. The Bucks double team Beretta in the ring and then keep Taylor down on the floor. The Bucks share a hug to mock Best Friends, but Taylor and Beretta take control. Beretta slams Matt into the barricade and then Taylor delivers a forearm shot. Beretta drops Matt with a Spear and then Best Friends drop Nick with a doomsday knee strike. Beretta gets Matt into the ring and delivers a few chops. Matt comes over the top and drops Taylor with a DDT on the apron. Matt goes after Cassidy, but Beretta delivers a dropkick. Beretta tosses Matt back into the ring and drops a knee. Beretta goes for the cover, but Matt kicks out. Beretta delivers elbow strikes and clotheslines Matt to the floor as the show heads to a commercial.
Back from the break, Beretta drops Nick with a German suplex. Beretta drops Matt with a side suplex and then delivers a roundhouse kick. Nick comes back and slams Beretta to the mat, but Taylor tags in. Taylor drops The Bucks with suplexes and then delivers a knee to Matt. Taylor drops Nick with Sliced Bread and then slams Matt to the mat. Taylor goes for the cover, but Matt kicks out. Taylor slams Nick into Matt in the corner and then delivers a Falcon Arrow to Matt. Taylor goes for the cover, but Matt kicks out. Taylor goes up top, but Matt cuts him off. Matt delivers a few rights, but Beretta gets into the ring and suplexes Matt down. Taylor delivers an elbow and Best Friends double team Matt. Best Friends share a hug and Cassidy takes The Bucks out with a suicide dive. Beretta and Taylor hit Strong Zero and Beretta goes for the cover, but Nick breaks it up. Taylor sends Nick to the floor and then tags in. Best Friends go for the doomsday knee, but Matt lands on his feet.
The Bucks deliver superkicks and then Nick takes out Beretta and Cassidy on the floor. Matt delivers a rolling senton, Nick connects with a 450, and Matt hits a splash from the top and gets the pin fall.
Winners: The Young Bucks
-After the match, The Bucks accept Ortiz and Santana’s challenge for a match at Full Gear.
A vignette for Dr. Britt Baker, D.M.D. airs. She is in action later tonight.
Match #5 – Singles Match: Jamie Hayter vs. Dr. Britt Baker, D.M.D.
Hayter takes Baker to the corner and delivers quick right hands. Hayter drops Baker to the mat and delivers more shots. Hayter takes Baker to the floor and slams her into the barricade. Baker comes back with a Slingblade and tosses Hayter back into the ring as the show heads to a commercial.
Back from the break, Hayter is in control. Baker fights back and they exchange shots. Hayter applies a sleeper hold, but Baker backs her into the corner. Baker takes Hayter down with a Slingblade and goes for the cover, but Hayter kicks out. Baker goes for a suplex, but Hayter counters with a slam of her own. Hayter goes for the cover, but Baker kicks out. Hayter delivers a running knee strike and goes for the cover, but Baker kicks out again. Baker comes back with a back body drop, but Hayter rakes her eyes. Hayter goes up top, but Baker cuts her off and slams her to the mat with an avalanche brain buster. Hayter comes back and drops Baker with a clothesline and goes for the cover, but Baker kicks out. Baker delivers a superkick and then a cutter. Baker delivers another superkick and then applies Lockjaw and Hayter taps out.
Winner: Dr. Britt Baker, D.M.D.
Lucha Brothers and SCU will face off next week, with the winners becoming the inaugural AEW World Tag Team Champions.
“Nowhere to Run” by Fozzy is confirmed as the theme song for AEW Full Gear on November 9th.
Jamie Hayter is backstage for an interview, but Brandi Rhodes attacks her before she can say anything.
Match #6 – Singles Match: PAC vs. Jon Moxley
PAC attacks Moxley with a chair before the match begins. PAC slams Moxley into the barricade a few times and gets into the ring. Moxley shoves referees away and gets into the ring and the bel rings. PAC delivers an enzuigiri and sets up for the Black Arrow, but Moxley rolls to the floor. PAC takes Moxley out with a suicide dive and tosses him back into the ring. PAC goes for the cover, but Moxley kicks out. PAC delivers an elbow shot and then a few quick leg drops. PAC goes for the cover, but Moxley kicks out. Moxley comes back and stomps PAC down in the corner, but PAC comes back with kicks to the midsection. PAC delivers a single leg dropkick and goes for the cover, but Moxley kicks out. PAC puts his boot in Moxley’s throat in the corner as the show heads to a commercial.
Back from the break, PAC delivers kicks to Moxley in the ring. PAC connects with a standing Shooting Star Press and goes for the cover, but Moxley kicks out. PAC gets Moxley on the apron and goes for a suplex, but Moxley counters and slams PAC onto the apron with a bulldog. Both men get back into the ring and exchange shots. Moxley drops PAC with a clothesline and then connects with one in the corner. PAC comes back with a series of kicks, but Moxley drops him with another clothesline. Moxley slams PAC to the mat and goes for the cover, but PAC kicks out. Moxley goes for a knee strike, but PAC rolls to the floor. Moxley takes him out with a suicide dive and tosses him back into the ring. PAC comes back with a shoulder to the midsection, but Moxley slams him to the mat. Moxley goes for the cover, but PAC kicks out. Moxley delivers a knee strike and goes for the cover, but PAC kicks out again. Moxley applies a Texas Cloverleaf, but PAC makes it to the ropes. Moxley goes up top, but PAC kicks the ropes put from under him.
PAC delivers a Falcon Arrow from the top and goes for the cover, but Moxley kicks out. PAC goes up top and goes for the Black Arrow, but Moxley gets to his feet. Moxley sends PAC to the floor and runs the ropes, but PAC pulls him to the floor. PAC kicks Moxley in the face and connects with a 450 splash on the floor. PAC tosses Moxley into the ring and goes for the Black Arrow, but Moxley dodges it. Moxley goes for the cover, but PAC kicks out. Moxley drops PAC with the Paradigm Shift and goes for the cover, but PAC kicks out with 4 seconds of TV time remaining and the bell rings.
Match Result: Draw
-After the match, Moxley drops the referee with a Paradigm Shift as the show comes to a close.