AEW Dark Results (8/4/20): The Butcher & The Blade vs. Private Party

AEW Dark Results 8/4/20
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Transcription by Josh Lopez

Commentary Team (Tony Schiavone and TAZ)

Ring Announcer: Justin Roberts 

Transcription by Josh Lopez

First Match: (24-10) Scorpio Sky vs. (0-4) Will Hobbs 

Hobbs attacks Sky before the bell rings. Hobbs with the irish whip. Hobbs levels Sky with a Body Avalanche. Hobbs talks smack to Sky. Hobbs with a forearm smash. Hobbs whips Sky across the ring. Hobbs hits The SpineBuster for a two count. Hobbs with clubbing crossfaces. Hobbs goes for a Running PowerSlam, but Sky lands back on his feet. Sky sends Hobbs chest first into the turnbuckles. Sky kicks Hobbs in the back of the neck. Sky connects with The TKO to pickup the victory.

Winner: (25-10) Scorpio Sky via Pinfall 

Second Match: (2-0) The Gunn Club vs. (1-5) Serpentico & (0-2) Aaron Solow 

Billy Gunn and Serpentico will start things off. Billy avoids the diving single leg pick. Serpentico applies a waist lock. Billy with a double leg takedown. Serpentico ducks a clothesline from Billy. Billy goes for a PowerBomb, but Serpentico lands back on his feet. Serpentico ducks under another clothesline from Billy. Billy drops Serpentico with The Big Boot. Billy tags in Austin. Billy whips Serpentico across the ring. Austin delivers a gut punch. Billy with a running boot. Austin clotheslines Serpentico for a two count. Austin applies an arm-bar. Serpentico with a forearm smash. Serpentico whips Austin into the turnbuckles. Serpentico with a Running European Uppercut. Serpentico tags in Solow.

Solow with a forearm smash. Solow with the irish whip. Austin dives over Solow. Austin ducks a clothesline from Solow. Austin leapfrogs over Solow. Austin with a deep arm-drag takedown. Austin with a drop toe hold. Austin applies a side headlock. Solow sends Austin to the corner. Austin kicks Solow in the face. Austin knocks Serpentico off the ring apron. Solow with a Windmill Kick. Solow transitions into a ground and pound attack. Solow does the DX Crotch Chop. Billy is pissed. Following a snap mare takeover, Solow tags in Serpentico. Serpentico with a SlingShot Double Foot Stomp for a one count. Serpentico with the irish whip. Austin kicks Serpentico in the face. Serpentico drops Solow with a back fist. Serpentico applies a front face lock. Serpentico tags in Solow.

Double Irish Whip. Austin with a forearm smash. Serpentico dodges The Step Up Enzuigiri. Austin uses his feet to shove Serpentico away. Solow hits The Sliding Lariat for a two count. Solow with a forearm smash. Solow goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Austin blocks it. Solow punches Austin in the back. Solow stomps on Austin’s back. Solow tags in Serpentico. Double Irish Whip. Austin kicks Serpentico in the chest. Austin ducks a clothesline from Solow. Austin shoves Solow into Serpentico. Austin rolls under the double clothesline. Austin tags in Billy. Billy with a series of haymakers. Billy dumps Solow out of the ring. Billy levels Serpentico with a Body Avalanche. Billy goes for The Famouser, but Serpentico counters with a Roll Through SuperKick. Billy sends Serpentico to the floor. Billy tags in Austin. Austin kicks Solow in the gut. Austin connects with The Famouser. Austin plants Serpentico with a Modified Hip Toss to pickup the victory.

Winner: (3-0) The Gunn Club via Pinfall 

Third Match: (11-13) Joey Janela & (8-10) Sonny Kiss vs. (0-21) Brandon Cutler & (0-22) Peter Avalon w/Leva Bates

Janela and Cutler will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Janela applies a side headlock. Cutler whips Janela across the ring. Janela drops Cutler with a shoulder tackle. Janela throws Cutler into the turnbuckles. Janela knocks Avalon off the ring apron. Janela with Two Pump Kicks. Janela tags in Kiss. Double Irish Whip. Cutler launches Janela over the top rope. Cutler decks Kiss with a back elbow smash. Cutler ducks a clothesline from Kiss. Cutler lands The SomerSault Plancha. Cutler tags in Avalon. Avalon slams Kiss head on the top turnbuckle pad. Avalon with a Running HeadScissors TakeOver. Avalon with an Inverted Atomic Drop. Kiss side steps Avalon into the ropes. Kiss sweeps out of the legs of Avalon. Kiss goes for The SlingShot Split, but Avalon ducks out of the way. Kiss kicks Avalon in the face. Kiss with The Suicide Dive/Tornado DDT Combination on the floor. Kiss drives Avalon face first into the top turnbuckle pad. Kiss with a Running HeadScissors TakeOver. Kiss with an Inverted Atomic Drop. Kiss follows that with an Atomic Drop. Kiss twerks. Kiss rolls Avalon over for a two count. Avalon kicks Kiss in the gut. Avalon applies a wrist lock. Avalon tags in Cutler.

Kiss denies the double irish whip. Kiss with forearm shivers. Kiss shoves Cutler into Avalon. Kiss tags in Janela. Janela with a Flying Double Crossbody Block. Janela tags in Kiss. Janela with a Flying Spalsh. Janela with a SlingShot Pescado. Kiss follows that with The Standing MoonSault for a two count. Kiss tags in Janela. Double Irish Whip. Running Clothesline/SpineBuster Combination. Kiss applies The Boston Crab. Janela with a Running Leg Drop. Kiss applies The Bridging Muta Lock. Janela with a Sliding Dropkick for a two count. Janela with forearm shivers. Short-Arm Reversal by Avalon. Janela dumps Avalon out of the ring. Janela with a Flying Forearm Smash. Avalon side steps Janela into the entrance tunnels. Avalon is putting the boots to Janela. Avalon throws Janela back inside the ring. Avalon drops Janela with The Arm-Ringer. Avalon applies a wrist lock. Avalon tags in Cutler. Cutler with a forearm smash. Cutler applies a wrist lock. Cutler drives Janela shoulder first into the turnbuckles. Cutler tags in Avalon. Avalon punches Janela in the back. Avalon applies a wrist lock. Avalon slams Janela’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Avalon with the irish whip. Janela dives over Avalon. Janela with a knife edge chop. Avalon tags in Cutler. Cutler is throwing haymakers at Janela. Cutler brings Janela to the corner. Janela kicks Cutler in the face. Cutler stops Janela in his tracks. Cutler drives Janela back first into the turnbuckles. Cutler tags in Avalon. Double Irish Whip. Janela with two side kicks. Janela tumbles over The Initiative’s back. Janela tags in Kiss.

Kiss with a Rolling Forearm Smash. Kiss slides under Avalon. Kiss with The DropSault. Kiss with a Flying Back Elbow Strike. Kiss follows that with a Spinning Back Kick. Kiss with a knee lift. Kiss sweeps out the legs of Avalon. Kiss connects with The Running Split for a two count. Kiss tags in Janela. Janela gets Avalon in the electric chair position. Janela throws Avalon into the ropes. Avalon drops Janela with The Reverse DDT. Avalon catches Cutler in mid-air. Kiss with a BlockBuster/Samoan Drop Combination. Janela lands The Suicide Dive. Avalon responds with The SpringBoard Russian Leg Sweep for a two count. Leva Bates drills Janela with The Slice Bread #2 on the floor. Avalon tags in Cutler. Avalon with a Running Meteora. Cutler follows that with a SpringBoard Elbow Drop for a two count. Cutler tags in Avalon. Double Irish Whip. Kiss with a RoundHouse Kick. Kiss drops Avalon with a forearm smash. Avalon kicks Kiss in the gut. Avalon with a forearm smash. Kiss reverses out of the irish whip from Avalon. Janela rocks Avalon with a big haymaker from the ring apron. Kiss tags in Janela. Janela and Kiss plants Avalon with The Doomsday Split to pickup the victory.

Winner: (12-13) Joey Janela & (9-10) Sonny Kiss via Pinfall 

Fourth Match: (2-1) Abadon vs. (0-6) Kilynn King 

King shoves Abadon. Abadon blocks a punch from King. Abadon drives King back first into the turnbuckles. Abadon unloads a flurry of strikes. Abadon with clubbing blows to King’s back. King turns Abadon over. King with forearm shivers. King repeatedly stomps on Abadon’s chest. King with The ShotGun Meteora. Abadon responds with The Lou Thez Press. Abdaon transitions into a ground and pound attack. Abadon ducks a clothesline from King. Abadon applies a waist lock. King decks Abadon with a back elbow smash.

King dumps Abadon out of the ring. King sends Abadon face first into the steel ring post. King is fired up. Abadon throws King into the steel barricade. Abadon rolls King back into the ring. Abadon repeatedly slams King’s head on the canvas. Abadon with forearm shivers. King answers with a back elbow smash. King delivers The Missile Dropkick. Abadon is playing mind games with King. King with Two Clotheslines. King kicks Abadon in the face. King with a Release German Suplex for a two count. Abadon negates The Tiger Suplex. Abadon with forearm shivers. Abadon HeadButts King. Abadon connects with The Basement Hurricanrana to pickup the victory.

Winner: (3-1) Abadon via Pinfall 

Fifth Match: (4-11) Jack Evans w/Angelico vs. (8-11) QT Marshall w/Allie

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Marshall backs Evans into the turnbuckles. The referee calls for a clean break. Strong lockup. Evans with a waist lock go-behind. Arm-Ringer Exchange. Marshall with a side headlock takeover. Evans whips Marshall across the ring. Marshall drops Evans with a shoulder tackle. Evans drops down on the canvas. Evans leapfrogs over Marshall. Marshall goes for a Hip Toss, but Evans lands back on his feet. Evans with a Scorpion Kick. Marshall responds with a low thrust kick. Marshall with a Belly to Back Suplex for a two count. Evans decks Marshall with a JawBreaker. Evans is throwing haymakers at Marshall. Forearm Exchange in the corner. Marshall with the irish whip. Evans kicks Marshall in the face. Marshall catches Evans in mid-air. Marshall with a Delayed Vertical Suplex. Evans regroups on the outside.

Evans with elbows into the midsection of Marshall. Evans whips Marshall into the steel barricade. Marshall punches Evans in the back. Marshall slams Evans head on the ring apron. Marshall rolls Evans back into the ring. Marshall is distracted by Angelico. Evans lands The SomerSault Plancha. Evans talks smack to Marshall. Evans slams Marshall head on the top turnbuckle pad. Evans with the irish whip. The referee is distracted by Angelico. Evans rakes the eyes of Marshall. Evans puts his leg on the back of Marshall’s neck. Evans has complete control of the match. Marshall with forearm shivers. Marshall whips Evans across the ring. Evans applies The Octopus Hold. Marshall with a forearm smash. Evans kicks Marshall in the face. Evans slips on the top rope.

Marshall connects with The Michinoku Driver for a two count. Marshall clotheslines Evans. Marshall with a double hand chop. Marshall with a Tilt-A-Whirl Slam. Evans with elbows into the midsection of Marshall. Marshall answers with a Pop Up Forearm for a two count. Evans negates The QT Cutter. Standing Switch Exchange. Evans drops Marshall with The Screw High Kick. Evans with The Standing Corkscrew MoonSault for a two count. Evans goes for The 450 Splash, but Marshall ducks out of the way. Marshall with a BackBreaker/FlatLiner Combination for a two count. Allie argues with the referee. Marshall goes for The QT Cutter, but Angelico counters with a RoundHouse Kick. Evans plants Marshall with The Bridging Backslide Cover to pickup the victory. After the match, Evans and Angelico starts ganging up on Marshall. Dustin Rhodes storms into the ring.

Winner: (5-11) Jack Evans via Pinfall 

Sixth Match: (5-1) FTR w/Tully Blanchard vs. (0-2) Brian Pillman Jr & (0-4) Griff Garrison 

Dax Hardwood and Brian Pillman Jr will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Hardwood with a side headlock takeover. Pillman answers with the headscissors escape. That leads us to a quick standoff in the center of the ring. Hardwood applies a wrist lock. Hardwood bars the left shoulder of Pillman. Pillman with a cartwheel escape. Pillman takes a swipe at Wheeler. Pillman taunts Hardwood. Back to the collar and elbow tie up. Hardwood backs Pillman into the ropes. The referee calls for a clean break. Hardwood slaps Pillman in the chest. Hardwood avoids a flurry of strikes. Wheeler tags himself in. Wheeler attacks Pillman from behind. Double Irish Whip. Double Haymaker. Wheeler tugs on Pillman’s hair. Wheeler uppercuts Pillman. Wheeler with a knife edge chop. Pillman shoves Hardwood off the ring apron. Wheeler punches Pillman in the back. Wheeler slams Pillman’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Wheeler tags in Hardwood.

Double Irish Whip. Pillman with a Flying Double Crossbody Block. Pillman dropkicks Hardwood. Pillman SuperKicks Wheeler. Pillman blasts Hardwood with a knife edge chop. Pillman tags in Garrison. Pillman whips Garrison across the ring. Garrison with a drop toe hold. Pillman follows that with a Hesitation Dropkick. Garrison with the cover for a one count. Garrison applies a rear chin lock. Hardwood pulls Garrison down to the mat. Hardwood tags in Wheeler. FTR with a Belly to Back Suplex/Flying Clothesline Combination for a two count. Wheeler toys around with Garrison. Wheeler HeadButts Garrison. Garrison fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Wheeler is distracted by Pillman. Garrison drops Wheeler with The Big Boot. Garrison ducks a clothesline from Hardwood. Garrison punches Hardwood. Garrison with a Rolling Elbow to Wheeler. Garrison tags in Pillman.

Garrison and Pillman are double teaming Wheeler. Pillman with the quick cover for a one count. Pillman applies an arm-bar. Pillman reverses out of the irish whip from Wheeler. Wheeler PowerSlams Pillman. Wheeler tags in Hardwood. Wheeler applies The Boston Crab. Hardwood with a Flying Leg Drop. Hardwood has Pillman tied up in the ropes. Hardwood delivers his combination offense. Hardwood with a knife edge chop. Hardwood goes for a Hip Toss, but Pillman counters with a backslide cover for a two count. Pillman drops Hardwood with a RoundHouse Kick. Hardwood tags in Wheeler. Wheeler stops Pillman in his tracks. Wheeler tags in Hardwood. FTR goes for The GourdBuster, but Pillman lands back on his feet. Pillman side steps Wheeler into the turnbuckles. Pillman crawls under Hardwood. Pillman tags in Garrison. FTR connects with The Goodnight Express to pickup the victory.

Winner: (6-1) FTR via Pinfall 

Seventh Match: (11-6) The Butcher & The Blade vs. (9-16) Private Party

The Blade and Marq Quen will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Blade immediately backs Quen into the turnbuckles. Blade tags in Butcher. Quen avoids the double team predicament. Quen tags in Kassidy. Kassidy showcases his speed and athleticism. Butcher runs Kassidy into the turnbuckles. Butcher tags in Blade. Blade repeatedly stomps on Quen’s chest. Blade punches Quen in the back. Kassidy with forearm shivers. Blade applies a side headlock. Blade drops Kassidy with a shoulder tackle. Kassidy drops down on the canvas. Kassidy leapfrogs over Blade. Kassidy with The Cazadora Arm-Drag. Kassidy with a Hip Toss. Kassidy follows that with a Spinning Elbow Strike for a one count. Kassidy unloads two knife edge chops. Kassidy with a forearm smash. Kassidy applies a wrist lock. Short-Arm Reversal by Blade. Blade dumps Kassidy face first into the top rope. Blade tags in Butcher. Butcher drops Kassidy with a blistering chop. Butcher with two knee drops. Butcher with a running corner  clothesline. Kassidy is displaying his fighting spirit. Butcher slams Kassidy’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Short-Arm Reversal by Kassidy. Kassidy with a Windmill Kick. Kassidy tags in Quen.

Kassidy delivers a gut punch. Double Dropkick. Blade runs interference. Quen launches Blade over the top rope. Quen dropkicks Blade off the ring apron. Quen ducks a clothesline from Butcher. Queen with a Pele Kick. Quen with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Quen goes for The Silly String, but Butcher counters with a GutBuster. Butcher tags in Blade. Assisted GutBuster. Blade with a GutWrench PowerBomb. Blade stands on the back of Quen’s neck. Blade toys around with Quen. Blade with a knife edge chop. Blade slams Quen’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Butcher with a heavy chop. Butcher with clubbing corner clotheslines for a two count. Butcher tags in Blade. Double Irish Whip. Double Shoulder Tackle. Blade kicks Quen in the face. Blade whips Quen across the ring. Blade clotheslines Quen for a two count. Blade tags in Butcher. Butcher with a straight right hand. Butcher is choking Quen with his boot. Butcher tags in Blade. Blade kicks Quen in the gut. Following a snap mare takeover, Blade applies a rear chin lock. Quen with heavy bodyshots. Blade with a high elbow smash. Blade goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Quen lands back on his feet.

Quen drop toe holds Blade face first into the middle turnbuckle pad. Butcher tags himself in. Butcher stops Quen in his tracks. Quen rolls under the double sledge. Quen tags in Kassidy. Kassidy with forearm shivers. Kassidy ducks a clothesline from Butcher. Kassidy with a SpringBoard Stunner to Blade. Kassidy thrust kicks the midsection of Butcher. Kassidy SuperKicks Blade. Kassidy with an Apron Enzuigiri. Kassidy with another The SpringBoard Stunner for a two count. Kassidy transitions into a ground and pound attack. Kassidy tags in Quen. Double Irish Whip. Quen drop toe holds Butcher into Kassidy’s knees. Quen with The Standing MoonSault for a two count. Quen dropkick Blade to the floor. Quen with a Leg Drop. Quen tags in Kassidy. Blade sends Quen crashing to the outside. Kassidy goes for The Swanton Bomb, but Butcher ducks out of the way. Butcher tags in Blade. Butcher and Blade plants Kassidy with Full Death to pickup the victory.

Winner: (12-6) The Butcher & The Blade via Pinfall 

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Author: Josh Lopez