The Buy In:
The Buy In kicks off with Excalibur and Tony Schiavone running down the card for the show. The video package for the feud between The Young Bucks and Chris Jericho and MJF airs.
Tag Team Match: Dr. Britt Baker, D.M.D. and Maki Itoh (w/Reba) vs. Riho and Thunder Rosa
Baker and Riho start the match. Baker takes Riho down, but Riho counters with a wrist-lock. Baker gets up and makes it to the ropes. Baker kicks Riho in the midsection, but Riho comes back with a dropkick. Riho sends Baker into the ropes with a hurricanrana, and then Rosa and Itoh tag in. They lock up and Rosa applies a waist-lock. Itoh turns it into a side-headlock, but Rosa counters with a take down. Itoh counters back with a side headlock, but Rosa sends her off the ropes. They exchange shoulder tackles and chops. Rosa connects with a series of shots, but Itoh stomps on her foot. Rosa drops Itoh with a shoulder tackle, but Itoh comes back and sends Rosa into the corner. Itoh connects with a hip attack and drops Rosa with a bulldog. Itoh delivers a series of shots in the corner, but Rosa counters and slams Itoh into the turnbuckle. Riho tags in as Rosa suplexes Itoh. Rosa slams Riho onto Itoh and Riho goes for the cover, but Itoh kicks out. Riho sends Itoh into the ropes and delivers the Tiger Feint Kick. Riho goes for the cover, but Itoh kicks out. Rosa tags back on and drops Itoh to the mat. Rosa goes for the cover, but Itoh kicks out.
Riho knocks Baker down on the apron, and then dropkicks Itoh as Rosa holds her. Rosa goes for the cover, but Itoh kicks out. Riho tags in and they exchange shots. Riho kicks Itoh in the midsection and runs the ropes, but Baker trips her up. Baker slams Riho into the barricade and then rolls her back into the ring. Itoh goes for a side diving headbutt, but Riho moves. Baker tags in and delivers a few knees to Riho’s face. Baker stomps on Riho’s head and drops her with a hammer-lock suplex. Baker goes for the cover, but Riho kicks out. Baker chokes Riho over the bottom rope and Itoh tags in. Itoh takes Riho down with a snap suplex, and then applies a rear chin-lock. Riho makes it to the ropes, but Itoh slams her into the corner. Itoh charges, but Riho dodges and drapes Itoh over the top rope. Riho connects with a cross-body and goes for the cover, but Itoh kicks out. Rosa and Baker tag in and Rosa delivers a series of shots. Rosa drops Baker with a clothesline and sends her to the corner. Rosa delivers a running knee lift and then a dropkick in the corner. Rosa drops Baker with a butterfly suplex and follows with a senton. Rosa goes for the cover, but Baker kicks out.
Baker comes back and sends Rosa to the corner. Itoh comes in and delivers an elbow shot. Itoh sends Rosa into Baker, who drops her with a Slingblade. Itoh connects with the side headbutt and goes for the cover, but Rosa kicks out. Rosa comes back with a kick to Itoh and tags in Riho. Riho knocks Baker to the apron and goes after Itoh, but Baker comes back and takes Riho down. Itoh and Rosa brawl into the corner, and then Itoh drops Rosa with a swinging DDT. Itoh goes up top and goes for a diving headbutt, but Rosa dodges it. Riho goes for a diving knee strike on Itoh, but Itoh rolls through and locks in a single-leg Boston Crab. Riho makes it to the ropes, and they exchange shots. Itoh delivers a headbutt and tags in Baker. Baker slams Riho to the mat and goes for the cover, but Rosa breaks it up. Riho kicks Baker in the head and tags in Rosa. Rosa gets a two count on a roll-up. but Baker comes back with an arm-drag. Baker gets an arm-drag roll-up for two, and then drops Rosa with a DDT. They exchange more roll-ups for two and Reba gets on the apron. Rosa grabs her, but Baker goes after Rosa.
Rosa sends Baker into Reba and drops her with a Death Valley Driver. Rosa goes for the cover, but Itoh breaks it up. Riho takes Itoh out with a dive and Baker kicks Rosa in the face. Baker sends Rosa into the ropes and Reba hits Rosa with her crutch. Baker rolls onto Rosa and gets the pin fall.
Winners: Dr. Britt Baker, D.M.D. and Maki Itoh
The video package for the feud between Kenny Omega and Jon Moxley airs. Excalibur and Schiavone run down the card one more time, and then Jim Ross joins them at the commentary table as the Buy In comes to a close.
AEW World Tag Team Championship Match: The Young Bucks (c) vs. The Inner Circle (Chris Jericho and MJF) (w/Wardlow)
The Bucks go right after Jericho and MJF and beat them to the floor. The Bucks slam them into the barricade and then roll them back into the ring. The Bucks come over the ropes and lock Jericho and MJF in simultaneous Sharpshooters. MJF gets sent to the floor as Jericho gets dropped to the mat. MJF receives a dropkick and Nick goes for a cover on Jericho. MJF breaks it up, but Nick sends him back to the floor. Jericho comes back and he and MJF double-team Nick. MJF and Wardlow get some shots on Nick on the outside, and MJF rolls Nick back into the ring. Jericho and MJF double team Nick, but Nick gets free and tags in Matt. Matt sends Jericho to the outside and drops MJF with a DDT. Matt runs the ropes, but Wardlow pulls the ropes and Matt hits the floor. Jericho drops Matt with a suplex and Wardlow delivers another shot. Jericho tags in and drops Matt to the mat. Jericho sends Matt to the corner and tags MJF back in. Jericho and MJF and double suplex him. Jericho goes for the cover, but Matt kicks out. MJF applies a headlock, but Matt delivers a few elbows. MJF slams Matt to the mat by his hair and applies a front chancery.
Jericho pulls Nick to the floor as MJF slams Matt and goes for the cover, but Matt kicks out. MJF slams Matt into Jericho’s book and tags Jericho in. Jericho delivers a few shots and tags MJF back in. Matt comes back with a double DDT and tags in Nick. Nick delivers shots and kicks to Jericho and MJF. Nick delivers a knee strike to MJF and drops him with a bulldog as he drops Jericho with a clothesline. Nick kicks Jericho in the face and drops MJF with a face-buster. Nick drops Jericho with a moonsault and plants MJF with a Destroyer. Nick goes for the cover, but MJF kicks out. MJF comes back with shots, but Matt holds him as Nick delivers a superkick. Matt tags in and The Bucks slam MJF to the mat. Matt goes for the cover, but MJF kicks out. MJF comes back with a right hand and tags in Jericho. Matt takes Jericho down and delivers right hands. Matt comes off the ropes, but Jericho sweeps his legs. Matt rolls Jericho up, but Jericho kicks out. Matt delivers a superkick to counter the Judas Effect.
Nick tags in as Jericho counters the Meltzer Driver. Nick comes into the ring, but he misses Jericho and Jericho locks in the Liontamer. Matt gets free and sends Jericho to the corner. MJF tags in and drops Matt with a back-slide for two. MJF slams Matt to the mat and goes for another cover, but Matt kicks out. MJF kicks Matt in the face a few times and goes for the cover, but Matt kicks out. Jericho delivers a shot with the baseball bat and MJF drops Matt with the Heatseeker. MJF goes for the cover, but Matt kicks out. MJF slams Matt into Jericho’s boot and tags Jericho in. Jericho and MJF double team Matt, but Nick kicks Jericho in the face and MJF gets sent to the floor. Nick tags in and takes Jericho down with a cross-body, as Matt does the same to MJF. Nick goes for the cover, but Jericho kicks out. Wardlow delivers a shot to Nick and Jericho goes for the Judas Effect, but Nick dodges it and Jericho hits Wardlow. Nick gets a roll-up for two, but Jericho comes back. Jericho goes for the Lionsault, but The Bucks hit him with double superkicks and hit the BTE Trigger. Nick goes for the cover, but MJF breaks it up.
The Bucks superkick MJF repeatedly and then double superkick Jericho. Matt tags in and they drop Jericho with the Meltzer Driver and get the pin fall.
Winners and still AEW World Tag Team Champions: The Young Bucks
Casino Tag Team Royale; winners earn a future AEW World Tag Team Championship Match: Bear Country (Bear Boulder and Bear Bronson) vs. Cezar Bononi and Peter Avalon vs. Death Triangle (PAC and Rey Fenix) vs. Jurassic Express (Jungle Boy and Luchasaurus) vs. Private Party (Isiah Kassidy and Marq Quen) vs. Santana and Ortiz vs. SCU (Christopher Daniels and Frankie Kazarian) vs. The Butcher and The Blade (w/The Bunny) vs. The Dark Order (Alan Angels and Preston Vance) vs. The Dark Order (Alex Reynolds and John Silver) vs. The Dark Order (Evil Uno and Stu Grayson) vs. The Gunn Club (Austin Gunn and Colten Gunn) The Natural Nightmares (Dustin Rhodes and QT Marshall) vs. The Sydal Brothers (Matt Sydal and Mike Sydal) vs. Varsity Blonds (Brian Pillman Jr. and Griff Garrison)
The Natural Nightmare and the team of Alan Angels and Preston Vance are the first two teams. They brawl for a bit and then Santana and Ortiz enter. Alan Angels is the first man eliminated, and then The Sydal Brothers enter. They double team Vance, but don’t eliminate him. Brawls happen in the ring as the team of Evil Uno and Stu Grayson enter. Santana and Ortiz eliminate Mike Sydal. Uno and Grayson double team Ortiz, and then Vance slams Ortiz to the mat. Santana delivers superkicks and clotheslines to the Dark Order members. The Gunn Club enter next and deliver clotheslines everywhere. Colten delivers a dropkick to Uno and Austin drops Grayson with a hip toss. Matt Sydal is eliminated and The Sydal Brothers are out. The Natural Nightmares stomp Santana in the corner as Cezar Bononi and Peter Avalon enter. They go after the Gunn Club and Varsity Blonds enter next. Pillman goes after Bononi, but he suplexes both Pillman and Garrison. Avalon is eliminated by Austin Gunn, and then the Gunns and Bononi are eliminated by Marshall. Marshall argues with Rhodes and eliminates himself from the match as Bear Country enters.
Bear Boulder slams Uno and Garrison to the mat, but Grayson picks Boulder up for a slam. Bronson breaks it up, and Bear Country eliminates Grayson. Jurassic Express enters next and Jungle Boy drops Santana and Ortiz. Luchasaurus drops Varsity Blonds with a double chokeslam. Jungle Boy eliminates Ortiz and Luchasaurus eliminates Bononi and Garrison. Jungle Boy eliminates Santana and then Marko Stunt comes in and eliminates Uno. The Butcher and The Blade enter the match next. Pillman is eliminated, followed by Vance. Vance was eliminated by Jack Evans. Butcher and Blade eliminate Rhodes with the help of The Bunny as Private Party enter next. Private Party double team Jungle Boy and try to eliminate him, but Stunt held Jungle Boy out. SCU enters next and go after Private Party. SCU double team Luchasaurus, but he fights back. Bear Country eliminate Luchasaurus, and then Butcher eliminates Bear Country. Bear Country pull Butcher under the ropes and slam him into the barricade as PAC and Fenix enter. They superkick and dropkick everybody and eliminate Blade and Quen.
Alex Reynolds and John Silver enter next. They drop Daniels and then Silver piledrives Jungle Boy onto Daniels. Reynolds and Silver drop Kassidy with Dark Destroyer and then eliminate him. Butcher is eliminated next and we are down to SCU, Death Triangle, Dark Order, and Jungle Boy. Fenix eliminates Daniels and Reynolds and Jungle Boy brawl on the apron. Jungle Boy sends Reynolds to the floor for the elimination. PAC eliminates Kazarian and then brawls with Silver as Fenix brawls with Jungle Boy. Silver kicks PAC in the head, but Fenix connects with a running knee to Silver. Jungle Boy tosses Fenix to the apron, but Fenix kicks him in the head. Silver and PAC exchange shots and Silver connects with a series of kicks. Silver runs the ropes, but PAC stops him with a German suplex. Silver holds onto the ropes and kicks PAC in the face. Fenix runs the ropes and kicks Silver in the face to eliminate him. Jungle Boy eliminates PAC and we are down to Jungle Boy and Fenix. They exchange chops and Jungle Boy drops Fenix with an arm drag. Jungle Boy goes under the ropes and Fenix dives through the ropes.
Fenix comes off the ropes, but Jungle Boy drops him with a kick. Jungle Boy delivers a clothesline and drops Fenix with a Poison-rana. Fenix comes back with a kick and eliminates Jungle Boy.
Winners: Death Triangle
Dasha is backstage with Paul Wight. She asks him about who is signing tonight, and he says only he, Tony Khan, and the talent knows. He gives a hint and says he doesn’t think anybody can out-work the talent.
Diamond Dallas Page and Al Snow are shown watching the show from the crowd.
The video package for the match between Hikaru Shida and Ryo Mizunami is shown.
AEW Women’s World Championship Match: Hikaru Shida (c) vs. Ryo Mizunami
They lock up and Mizunami backs Shida into the corner. Mizunami delivers chops in the corner, but Shida counters and delivers shots of her own. Mizunami turns it around and delivers more of her own. Mizunaki wastes a little time and Shida comes back with a hurricanrana. Shida delivers a running knee and then delivers another on the apron. Shida charges at Mizunami, but Mizuname catches her and sends her over the barricade. Mizunami puts Shida back into the ring and delivers a few strikes. Mizunami goes for the cover, but Shida kicks out. Shida comes back with knee strikes and then delivers a missile dropkick. Shida goes for the cover, but Mizunami kicks out. They climb the ropes and then Shida drops Mizunami with the Crunchy-up on the stage. Shida suplexes Mizunami back into the ring and goes for the cover, but Mizunami kicks out. Mizunami comes back with a few clotheslines and then spikes her to the mat. Mizunami goes for the cover, but Shida kicks out. Shida comes back with a right hand and then knees Mizunami in the face. Mizunami comes back with a clothesline, but Shida drops Mizunami to the mat and they are both down.
They fight to their feet and exchange shots. Mizunami slams Shida to the mat and then delivers a Spear. Mizunami goes up top and hits the guillotine leg drop. Mizunami goes for the cover, but Shida kicks out. Shida delivers an enzuigiri and then drops Mizunami with a German suplex. Mizunami comes right back with a clothesline to the back of Shida’s head. Mizunami picks Shida up, but Shida counters with the Falcon Arrow. Shida delivers knee strikes and kicks to the face, and then delivers the knee strike to the back of the head. Shida delivers another Falcon Arrow and goes for the cover, but Mizunami kicks out. Mizunami comes back with a clothesline, but Shida comes back with a shot of her own. Shida pokes Miznuami in the eyes and gets a roll up for two. Shida delivers a shot, but Mizunami comes back with a roll up for two of her own. Shida delivers an enzuigiri and goes for the cover, but Mizunami kicks out. Shida slams Mizunami to the mat and delivers another knee strike. Shida goes for the cover, but Mizunami kicks out. Shida delivers a third running knee strike and gets the pin fall.
Winner and still AEW Women’s World Champion: Hikaru Shida
-After the match, Nyla Rose rushes the ring and attacks both Shida and Mizunami. Baker and Itoh rush out as well and do the same. Baker and Rose get face to face and Reba hits Shida with her crutch. Rosa rushes out and the heels leave the ring as she checks on Shida and Mizunami.
The video package for Double or Nothing airs. It will take place on Sunday, May 30, 2021 from Jacksonville, Florida.
Alex Marvez is backstage with Chuck Taylor and Orange Cassidy. Miro and Kip Sabian rush in and attack them backstage. Miro slams Taylor’s head through a window as Sabian slams Cassidy on a crate.
Tag Team Match: Best Friends (Chuck Taylor and Orange Cassidy) vs. Kip Sabian and Miro (w/Penelope Ford)
Miro drags Taylor to the ring as Taylor has been busted open. Miro says Taylor can get this stopped at any time, but Taylor says to ring the bell. Miro beats down Taylor and tags in Sabian. Sabian drops Taylor with a dropkick and slams him into the corner. Sabian stomps on Taylor and chokes him in the corner. Miro tags back in and delivers knees and kicks to Taylor. Sabian tags back in, but Taylor kicks him in the face. Taylor delivers a knee strike and Cassidy tries to make his way to the ring. Miro goes to the stage and Cassidy kicks up and drops him with the Orange Punch. Taylor slams Sabian in the ring and tags in Cassidy. Cassidy sends Sabian to the floor and takes him out with a dive. Cassidy delivers the diving DDT and goes for the cover, but Sabian kicks out. Sabian comes back and drops Cassidy to the mat. Sabian goes for the cover, but Cassidy kicks out. Sabian delivers a sit-out slam and goes for the cover, but Cassidy kicks out again. Sabian goes for Deathly Hallows, but Cassidy lands on his feet and Taylor tags in. Cassidy drops Sabian with a DDT and Taylor and Cassidy drop Sabian with the Beach Break/double stomp combination.
Taylor drops Sabian with a piledriver and goes for the cover, but Miro breaks it up. Ford gets on the apron as Cassidy delivers his devastating kicks to Miro. Cassidy goes for the Orange Punch, but Miro kicks him in the arm. Cassidy comes back with the Stundog Millionaire and the Orange Punch. Miro shoves Cassidy into Ford and Ford crashes into the barricade. Miro kicks Cassidy in the face and slams him to the mat. Taylor kicks Miro in the face, but Miro comes back with a clothesline. Sabian is checking on Ford, but Miro gets him into the ring to tag. Taylor gets Miro with a roll-up, but Miro kicks out. Miro kicks Taylor in the face and locks in Game Over and Taylor taps out.
Winners: Kip Sabian and Miro
Alex Marvez is backstage with Jericho, MJF, Santana, and Ortiz. Marvez says they failed tonight, but Jericho says they should be the champions. He says they are better than The Young Bucks and everyone knows it. Jericho says they are depleted right now and they are going to change their battleplans. He says they are going to have the Inner Circle War Council this Wednesday on Dynamite. MJF says it is time for a change and a change can make The Inner Circle a lot better.
The video package for the match between Adam Page and Matt Hardy airs.
Big Money Match; winner earns the loser’s 2021 first-quarter earnings: Adam Page vs. Matt Hardy
They lock up and Page takes control. Page beats Hardy down in the corner and then drops him with a back suplex. Page delivers a few chops and slams Hardy to the mat again. Page sets up for the Buckshot, but Hardy rolls to the floor. Page follows him and tosses him over the barricade. Page slams Hardy into a guardrail and clubs him from the stairs. Page tosses Hardy back to ringside and rolls him back into the ring. Hardy goes right back to the floor and Page follows. Hardy delivers a few body shots and causes Page to punch the ring post. Hardy wraps Page’s hand around the ring post and pulls on his fingers. Hardy bits Page’s hand and slams his arm into the ring post. Hardy slams Page into the ring steps and puts his hand between the steps and the stage. Hardy kicks the steps and smashes Page’s hand. Hardy works over Page’s hand in the ring and bites his fingers again. Hardy slams Page into the corner, but Page comes back with a few clotheslines. Page delivers a right hand, but feels the effects. Hardy goes for the Side Effect, but Page counters with a roll-up for two.
Page slams Hardy to the match with a Death Valley Driver and goes for the cover, but Hardy kicks out. Page goes to the apron, but Hardy delivers a few shots. Hardy brings Page back into the ring, but Page sends him to the apron. Page connects with a clothesline on the apron and goes for a dive. Hardy dodges it and drops Page with the Twist of Fate on the floor. Page gets into the ring at the nine count, and Hardy stomps on him. Hardy wraps Page in the ropes and works him over. Hardy delivers a few elbow shots, but Page comes back with a few of his own. Page goes to the ropes, but Hardy drops him with a German suplex. Hardy goes for the cover, but Page kicks out. Hardy clubs Page in the back, but Page fires back with shots of his own. Page clotheslines Hardy to the floor and goes there himself. Page climbs up top and drops Hardy with a moonsault. Page gets Hardy back into the ring and takes him down with a cross-body. Page goes for the cover, but Hardy kicks out. Page delivers a sliding clothesline and sets up for Deadeye. Hardy grabs the ropes and delivers a shot to Page.
Hardy drops Page with a neck-breaker and goes to the ropes. Page jumps up with him and Hardy drops down to deliver shots to the back. Hardy delivers a BT Bomb and goes for the cover, but Page kicks out. Hardy goes for the Twist of Fate, but Page rolls through and hits Deadeye. Private Party rush out and get on the apron of the ring. Page backs them to the floor as Hardy gets to his feet. Page drops Hardy with a right hand and knocks Kassidy and Quen to the floor. Page goes for the Buckshot, but Hardy counters with the Side Effect. Hardy hits the Twist of Fate and goes for the cover, but Page kicks out. Dark Order rushes out and beats down Private Party. Page kicks Hardy in the face, but Hardy knocks Page to the apron. Dark Order catches him and sends Page back into the ring. Page hits the Buckshot and gets the pin fall.
Winner: Adam Page
-After the match, Dark Order celebrate with Page in the ring. They share a group hug, and then Colt Cabana gives Page a few beers.
The video package for the Face of the Revolution Ladder Match airs.
Face of the Revolution Ladder Match; winner earns a future AEW TNT Championship Match: Cody Rhodes (w/Arn Anderson) vs. Lance Archer (w/Jake Roberts) vs. Max Caster vs. Penta El Zero Miedo vs. Scorpio Sky vs. Ethan Page
Everyone brawls and then Archer brings a ladder in the ring and hits them with. Penat superkicks Archer through the ladder and then delivers a Slingblade to Archer with the ladder. Sky comes in and suplexes Penta onto the ladder, but Caster dropkicks Sky. Caster calls for the boombox and Jack Evans runs out, but Preston Vance runs out and delivers a spine-buster to Evans on the stage. Rhodes drops Caster with the Disaster Kick as Page sets up the ladder. Page climbs, as does Rhodes. Archer gets into the ring to stop them, but they double team Archer and slam him into the ladder. Page drops Rhodes to the mat and hits him with the ladder. Caster hits Page and Sky with the boombox and then hits Rhodes with it as well. Penta uses the ladder as a ramp and takes out Caster and Rhodes with a dive. Archer dropkicks Penta, but Page drops Archer with a cutter onto the ladder. Page opens the ladder and slams it over Archer’s back repeatedly. Page slams Sky to the mat with a side slam, and then throws Sky onto the ladder, which closes over Archer’s back. Caster puts another ladder on the barricade and ring apron as Page drags another into the ring.
Page climbs the ladder, but Archer tips it over and Penta delivers a Backstabber to Page. Penta delivers a thrust kick to Rhodes, but Rhodes comes back and they brawl on the apron. Penta delivers a Destroyer to Rhodes on the ladder that was placed by Caster earlier. Sky suplexes Page on the floor as Rhodes is taken to the back. Caster climbs the ladder, but Sky cuts him off. Sky pulls Caster off the ladder and climbs himself. Caster sets up a taller ladder and they brawl atop the ladders. Archer climbs as well, but Page cuts him off and climbs. All four men on the ladders brawl atop and reach for the brass ring. Archer gets knocked to the mat, as does Page. Sky and Caster brawl and Sky kicks Caster to the mat. Penta rushes in and knocks Sky off the ladder. Penta begins to climb, as does Sky. Caster and Page cut them off, but Sky comes back and shoves Caster into the ladder. Sky slams Caster onto the ladder and hits a frog splash onto Caster on the ladder. Sky sets up a ladder, but Archer cuts him off. Archer catapults Sky, but Sky lands on the ladder and climbs.
Archer cuts him off and knocks him through a ladder with a knee strike, breaking the ladder in half. Penta hangs Page in the corner and throws Caster into him. Penta drops Archer with a clothesline. Penta and Page climb the ladder, but Rhodes comes back and hits everyone with his belt. Rhodes drops Page with the Cross Rhodes and moves the ladder to the corner. Rhodes climbs, but Archer suplexes him down to the mat. Caster comes off the ladder and hits the Claim to Fame on Rhodes. Caster sets a ladder up and climbs, but Penta climbs as well. Penat slams Caster’s face into the ladder, but Archer shoves the ladder over. Archer drops Page with a chokeslam, then does the same to Rhodes and Penta. Archer delivers a forearm to Caster and drops him with a Blackout onto the ladder. Archer sets up the ladder and climbs. Page cuts him off, but Archer decks him with a right hand. Page comes back with a low blow and tosses Archer across the ring with the Razor’s Edge. Roberts gets into the ring and drops Page with a clothesline, but Penta drops Roberts with a shot.
Penta climbs, but Rhodes cuts him off with a headbutt. Rhodes hits the Cody Cutter on Penta and climbs the ladder. Penta hits Rhodes with a chair in his injured arm and climbs himself. Sky comes back and hits Penta with the chair. Sky and Rhodes climb the ladder and brawl at the top. Sky slams Rhodes’ arm into the ladder and shoves him down. Sky grabs the brass ring to get the win.
Winner: Scorpio Sky
Christian Cage makes his way to the stage and grabs his contract. He takes it to the ring and signs it. He lays the contract in the ring and leaves.
The video package airs for the feud between Darby Allin and Sting and Team Taz. Taz has joined the commentary team.
Tag Team Street Fight: Darby Allin and Sting vs. Team Taz (Brian Cage and Ricky Starks)
Cage and Starks arrive at the undisclosed location, followed by Allin and Sting with the army of hoodlums. The bell rings and Cage brawls with Allin as Starks and Sting go the corner. Cage throws Allin to the floor and he and Starks double team Sting. Cage goes after Allin again and drags him away. Starks and Sting are in the ring and Sting takes control. Sting hits the Stinger Splash and slams Starks with Snake Eyes in the corner. Allin comes back and chops Cage’s knee, but Cage picks him up and slams him into the wall. Cage throws Allin through a set of doors as Sting hits Starks with another Stinger Splash. Starks leaves the ring and Sting follows. Sting grabs his bat and Starks says he is nothing without it. Sting throws it away and beats down Starks. Sting slams Starks against the wall as Cage does the same to Allin. Cage carries Allin up the stairs and slams him onto a trashcan. Cage grinds Allin’s face into the ground, but Sting attacks Cage from behind. Sting and Allin double team Cage, but Starks shoves Allin into the wall. Starks delivers shots to Sting and hits him with a barrel.
Sting takes out Starks’ knee with a cabinet door and Cage tries to hit sting with a trash can lid. Sting dodges and Cage hits Starks. Allin comes back, but Cage picks him up. Sting uses a fire extinguisher on Cage and Allin breaks a bottle over Cage’s head. Sting and Allin slam Cage through a table, but Starks hits Sting with a 2×4. Allin and Starks exchange shots and Starks delivers a knee lift. Allin comes back and climbs a post. He hits the Coffin Drop onto Starks through a table. Powerhouse Hobbs comes in and slams Allin into the post. Hook slams Allin to the mat as Sting gets up. Cage grabs Sting and slams him into the wall. Hook, Hibbs, and Cage triple team Allin and throw him throw a window pane. Hook delivers a kick to Sting, followed by shots from Hobbs and Cage. Cage hits Sting with a shovel, but Allin tosses him the bat from above. Sting hits Team Taz with the bar and then hits Cage with the shovel. Allin comes from way up high with an elbow drop to Cage. Starks and Sting get back into the ring. Sting goes for the Stinger Splash, but Starks rips the turnbuckle pad off and Sting hits the exposed steel.
Starks hits a Spear and goes for the cover, but Sting kicks out. Sting comes back with a right hand, but Starks hits a low blow. Sting counters a power bomb with a roll-up for two. Sting hits the Scorpion Death Drop and gets the pin fall.
Winners: Darby Allin and Sting
This Wednesday on Dynamite:
Matt Jackson vs. Rey Fenix
Six-Woman Tag Team Match: Dr. Britt Baker, D.M.D., Reba, and Maki Itoh vs. Hikaru Shida, Ryo Mizunami, and Thunder Rosa
Inner Circle War Council
Darby Allin defends the AEW TNT Championship against Scorpio Sky
The video package for the feud between Kenny Omega and Jon Moxley airs.
AEW World Championship – Exploding Barbed Wire Deathmatch: Kenny Omega (c) (w/Don Callis) vs. Jon Moxley
They lock up and Omega backs Moxley toward the barbed wire ropes. Neither man can gain an advantage and Moxley delivers a headbutt. They exchange shots and Moxley tries to send Omega into the ropes. Omega sits down and holds a side headlock on Moxley. Moxley slams Omega to the mat, but Omega keeps the side headlock applied. Moxley gets free and shoves Omega into a barbed wire board in the corner, but Omega gets his boot up to stop himself. They exchange shots and Omega comes off the one set of ropes not covered in barbed wire with a kick. Omega hits the ropes, but Moxley clotheslines him to the stage. Moxley hits Omega with a barbed wire bat and drops him with a side leg sweep using the bat. Moxley gets a kendo stick and hits Omega a few times. Omega throws powder in Moxley’s eyes and throws him into the ropes and they explode as Moxley hits them. Omega goes for the cover, but Moxley kicks out. Omega hits Moxley with the kendo stick and drops him with a crusher on a trash can. Omega goes for the cover, but Moxley kicks out. Moxley has been busted open and Omega works over Moxley’s legs and locks in a Figure Four.
Moxley fights back, but Omega sends him into the barbed wire board in the corner. Omega climbs the safe ropes and connects with a moonsault. Omega goes for the cover, but Moxley kicks out. Omega hits Moxley with the kendo stick, but Moxley kicks him away and into a set of barbed wire ropes and they explode. Moxley shoves Omega into the ropes and they explode again. Moxley suplexes Omega across the ring and then suplexes him into another barbed wire board. Moxley drops Omega with a German suplex, and then side slams him onto a barbed wire chair. Moxley wraps barbed wire around his arm and goes to punch Omega, but Omega fights back. Omega kicks Moxley away, but Moxley drops him with a barbed wire clothesline. Moxley goes for another, but Omega counters with a few snap dragon suplexes. Omega hits the V Trigger, but Moxley comes back with another clothesline. Moxley goes for the Paradigm Shift, but Omega backs him into the ropes, which explode on both of them. They go to the apron and exchange shots. Omega tries to toss Moxley onto explosive barbed wire on the floor, but Moxley blocks it.
Moxley delivers shots and delivers a Paradigm Shift to Omega through the exploding barbed wire board. Omega has been busted open as Moxley grabs more barbed wire. They roll back into the ring and Moxley punches Omega with barbed wire. Some eerie music plays to begin a countdown until the ring explodes. Moxley drops Omega with a pile driver and goes for a few covers, but Omega kicks out each time. Omega comes back with a low blow and delivers a power bomb. Omega goes for the cover, but Moxley kicks out. Omega hits a couple V Triggers and sets up for the One Winged Angel. Omega hits it and goes for the cover, but Moxley puts his foot on the ropes and they explode. Moxley grabs the barbed wire bat, but The Good Brothers rush the ring. Moxley beats them down, but they hand Omega a bat wrapped in exploding barbed wire. Omega hits Moxley with it and goes for the cover, but Moxley kicks out. Anderson and Gallows are still in the ring, and they help Omega hit a V Trigger through a chair and he gets the pin fall.
Winner and still AEW World Champion: Kenny Omega
-After the match, The Good Brothers and Omega keep the beat down going. Anderson and Gallows handcuff Moxley’s hands behind his back and beat him down some more. Omega grinds the barbed wire bat across Moxley’s head and hits him in the midsection with it. The countdown is under a minute and The Good Brothers and Omega leave the ring. Moxley is down and Eddie Kingston rushes the ring. He lays over Moxley to try to protect him from the explosions. The ring never explodes, but rather just a couple flames come out of the post, and the announcers sell it like death as Kingston and Moxley are both down and out as the show comes to a close.