AEW Dynamite Results (1/20/21): The Inner Circle’s Tag Team Challenge

AEW Dynamite
January 20, 2021
Daily’s Place
Jacksonville, Florida

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Commentary Team: (Excalibur, Jim Ross, and Tony Schiavone)

Ring Announcer: Justin Roberts

First Match: (27-13) Hangman Page, (17-11) Colt Cabana, (5-7) The Dark Order (Alex Reynolds & John Silver) vs. (9-14) The Hybrid 2, (9-11) Luther, (5-19) Serpentico In A 8-Man Tag Team Match 

A massive brawl ensued before the bell rings. John Silver and Angelico will start things off. Silver whips Angelico across the ring. Flapjack/Uppercut Combination for a two count. Silver with forearm shivers. Angelico drops Silver with a big haymaker. Angelico stomps on Silver’s chest. Angelico applies a wrist lock. Luther tags himself in. Luther with Two Mid-Kicks. Luther with The Butterfly Suplex for a two count. Simultaneous tag to Angelico. Luther bodyslams Serpentico and Evans on top of Silver. Assisted Bulldog for a two count. Angelico slams Silver’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Angelico tags in Serpentico. Serpentico delivers a gut punch. Following a snap mare takeover, Serpentico kicks Silver in the back. Serpentico fish hooks Silver. Silver with heavy bodyshots. Serpentico with forearm shivers. Serpentico whips Silver into the turnbuckles. Silver dumps Serpentico face first on the top turnbuckle pad. Silver kicks Serpentico in the face. Silver tags in Page.

Page with two haymakers. Page kicks Luther off the ring apron. Page ducks a clothesline from Angelico. Page with The Big Boot. Page with The SpineBuster to Evans. Page follows that three corner clotheslines. Serpentico SuperKicks Page. Page catches Serpentico in mid-air. Page with an Overhead Belly to Belly Suplex for a two count. Dark Order clears the ring. Serpentico launches Silver and Reynolds over the top rope. Serpentico avoids The Flying Apple. Page with The Rolling Elbow. Cabana with The Flying Hip Attack. Page hits The Fallaway Slam. Page pops back on his feet. Evans avoids The SlingShot Pescado. Page dodges The Screw High Kick. Silver with a Flying Cannonball Senton off the apron. Silver with a Running European Uppercut. Reynolds lands The SomerSault Plancha. Page wraps this sequence with The Orihara MoonSault. Page rolls Serpentico back into the ring.

Page tags in Cabana. Cabana bodyslams Serpentico. Triple Back Senton Splash for a two count. Cabana tags in Reynolds. Luther shoves Cabana off the top turnbuckle. Serpentico shoves Reynolds into Silver. Serpentico with a Roll Through SuperKick. Serpentico with The Snap DDT. Evans follows that with The SpringBoard 450 Splash. Serpentico hooks the outside leg for a two count. Evans dumps Page out of the ring. Page PowerBombs Evans into the crowd. Luther and Cabana are brawling on the stage. Luther goes for a PowerBomb, but -1 counters with a kendo stick. Cabana flap jacks Luther into the birthday cake. Silver side steps Serpentico into the turnbuckles. Page and Dark Order connects with their Two Step Up Enzuigiri’s/Rolling Elbow/Stunner/Buckshot Lariat/Release German Suplex Combination to pickup the victory. After the match, Page rejected John Silver’s offer to join The Dark Order. Dark Order demolishes Chaos Project on the stage.

Winner: (28-13) Hangman Page, (18-11) Colt Cabana, (5-7) The Dark Order via Pinfall 

Sting, Darby Allin, and Team TAZ Segment 

The Young Bucks & Don Callis Segment 

Second Match: (33-9-2) Cody Rhodes w/Arn Anderson vs. (5-27-2) Peter Avalon 

Rhodes ducks a clothesline from Avalon. Rhodes drops Avalon with The Cross Rhodes. Rhodes gets distracted by Jade Cargill. Avalon delivers the low blow. Avalon repeatedly kicks the left leg of Rhodes. Avalon hyperextends the left knee of Rhodes. Avalon with a straight right hand. Chop Exchange. Rhodes with a drop down uppercut. Avalon has Rhodes perched on the top turnbuckle. Avalon is throwing haymakers at Rhodes. Avalon with The SuperPlex. Avalon kicks Rhodes in the gut. Rhodes whips Avalon into the steel barricade. Rhodes with forearm shivers. Avalon unloads two cross chops. Avalon with clubbing blows to Rhodes back. Avalon follows that with a Vertical Suplex for a two count. Avalon tees off on Rhodes. Both men are knocked down after a double clothesline. Avalon rakes the eyes of Rhodes.

Avalon with a knife edge chop. Avalon punches Rhodes in the back. Avalon kicks the left knee of Rhodes. Rhodes rakes the chest of Avalon. Avalon kicks Rhodes in the face. Avalon with a knee drop. Avalon stomps on the left hamstring of Rhodes. Avalon applies the single leg crab. Rhodes grabs the middle rope which forces the break. Rhodes with a single leg takedown. Rhodes applies a leg lock. Avalon repeatedly kicks Rhodes in the face. Avalon with a blistering chop. Avalon wraps the left leg of Rhodes around the middle rope. Avalon applies The Sleeper Hold. Rhodes with forearm shivers. Rhodes with a sunset flip for a two count. Avalon clotheslines Rhodes. Avalon bodyslams Rhodes. Avalon is raining down haymakers. Avalon stomps on Rhodes face.

Avalon kicks Rhodes in the back. Avalon with a knee drop. Avalon goes for The MoonSault, but Rhodes ducks out of the way. Rhodes with a forearm smash. Avalon applies a side headlock. Rhodes whips Avalon across the ring. Rhodes drops down on the canvas. Rhodes leapfrogs over Avalon. Avalon dumps Rhodes out of the ring. Avalon lands The Suicide Dive. Avalon rolls Rhodes back into the ring. Avalon goes for The Martini’s, but Rhodes counters with The Cody Cutter. Rhodes whips Avalon across the ring. Rhodes with two running clotheslines. Avalon sends Rhodes to the corner. Rhodes dives over Avalon. Rhodes Powerslam Avalon. Rhodes throws his weight belt into the crowd. Rhodes with a double leg takedown. Rhodes applies The Figure Four Leg Lock. Avalon reverses the pressure. Avalon slaps Rhodes in the face. Avalon didn’t want to be slapped back, so he taps out.

Winner: (34-9-2) Cody Rhodes via Pinfall 

Third Match: (27-3-1) Jon Moxley vs. (0-7) Nick Comoroto 

Comoroto shoves Moxley. Moxley HeadButts Comoroto. Moxley with forearm shivers. Molxey repeatedly stomps on Comoroto’s chest. Moxley unloads three knife edge chops. Comoroto reverses out of the irish whip from Moxley. Moxley side steps Comoroto into the turnbuckles. Moxley with a corner clothesline. Moxley goes for a Running Crossbody Block, but Comoroto counters with The Running Powerslam. Comoroto hammers down on the back of Moxley’s neck. Comoroto repeatedly stomps on Moxley’s chest. Comoroto is choking Moxley with his knee. Comoroto sends Moxley to the corner. Comoroto with a running elbow smash.

Comoroto with Two Pendulum BackBreakers. Comoroto applies the backbreaker stretch. Moxley starts biting Comoroto’s forehead. Comoroto drives his knee into the midsection of Moxley. Comoroto goes for a Bodyslam, but Moxley lands back on his feet. Moxley with forearm shivers. Moxley with a knee lift. Comoroto hits The Ushigoroshi for a two count. Moxley side steps Comoroto into the turnbuckles. Moxley with clubbing mid-kicks. Moxley goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Comoroto blocks it. Moxley ducks a clothesline from Comoroto. Moxley sends Comoroto chest first into the ropes. Moxley with a Release German Suplex. Comoroto shrugs off The Running Lariat. Moxley makes Comoroto pass out to The Rear Naked Choke.

Winner: (28-3-1) Jon Moxley via Referee Stoppage 

Fourth Match: (11-4) Matt Sydal & (3-5) Top Flight vs. (8-3) Matt Hardy & (17-25) Private Party In A 6-Man Tag Team Match 

Dante Martin and Marq Quen will start things off. Dante wants Quen to shake his hand. Quen obliges. Arm-Drag Exchange. Quen denies The Hip Toss. Quen drives his knee into the midsection of Dante. Dante ducks a clothesline from Quen. Dante slips over Quen’s back. Dropkick Party. Dante tags in Sydal. Double Chop. Sydal whips Quen across the ring. Triple Leapfrog. Double Drop Down. Sydal with a Spin Kick. Assisted Monkey Flip/450 Splash Combination. Sydal follows that with The Standing Corkscrew Splash for a two count. Hardy admonishes Quen. Quen throws his jacket at Sydal. Quen with clubbing blows to Sydal’s back. Quen kicks Sydal in the ribs. Quen tags in Kassidy. Kassidy knocks Top Flight off the ring apron. Kassidy with a forearm smash. Kassidy kicks Sydal in the gut. Triple Drop Toe Hold. Stereo Boston Crabs. Hardy punches Sydal behind the referee’s back. Kassidy wraps his legs around Sydal’s neck. Kassidy tags in Quen. Quen with an Apron Enzuigiri. Quen with The SpringBoard Crossbody Block for a two count. Quen repeatedly stomps on Sydal’s chest. Quen slams Sydal’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Quen tags in Kassidy. Chop Exchange. Kassidy kicks Sydal in the gut. Kassidy hammers down on the back of Sydal’s neck. Kassidy repeatedly stomps on Sydal’s chest. Kassidy tags in Hardy.

Hardy is choking Sydal with his boot. Hardy with clubbing shoulder blocks. Hardy dumps Sydal face first on the top turnbuckle pad for a two count. Hardy with a straight right hand. Hardy whips Sydal across the ring. Hardy applies The Sleeper Hold. Sydal with heavy bodyshots. Sydal decks Hardy with a JawBreaker. Hardy applies a front face lock. Hardy tags in Quen. Quen punches Sydal in the back. Quen slams Sydal’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Quen stomps on Sydal’s chest. Quen applies a front face lock. Kassidy tags himself in. Kassidy kicks Sydal in the ribs. Kassidy with clubbing elbow smashes. Kassidy tags in Quen. Poetry In Motion. Quen tags in Hardy. Hardy with a corner clothesline. Hardy toys around with Sydal. Sydal with rapid fire leg kicks. Sydal unloads three knife edge chops. Hardy with a thumb to the eye. Hardy applies a front face lock. Kassidy tags himself in. Kassidy delivers a gut punch. Following a snap mare takeover, Kassidy applies a rear chin lock. Kassidy tags in Quen.

Private Party goes for a Double Vertical Suplex, but Sydal lands back on his feet. Sydal knocks Hardy off the apron. Sydal creates distance with a Double Hurricanrana. Sydal tags in Darius. Darius with a running forearm smash. Darius with a Running Uppercut. Darius side steps Kassidy into Quen. Darius with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Standing Switch Exchange. Darius decks Kassidy with a back elbow smash. Darius hits The Standing Spanish Fly. Hardy kicks Darius in the gut. Darius denies The Twist Of Fate. Dante with a forearm smash. Dante sends Hardy tumbling to the floor. Darius lands The Suicide Dive. Darius tags in Dante. Darius reverses out of the irish whip from Kassidy. Darius negates The Sily String. Dante dropkicks Quen off the apron.

Dante with a Running Seated Senton. Dante with The European Clutch for a two count. Dante applies a front face lock. Dante tags in Darius. Darius punches Kassidy in the back. Darius goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Kassidy lands back on his feet. Kassidy shoves Dante into Darius. Kassidy tags in Hardy. Hardy with The Side Effect to Darius. Dante kicks Hardy in the gut. Short-Arm Reversal by Hardy. Hardy delivers Two More Side Effects for a two count. Hardy tags in Quen. Quen kicks Sydal in the chest. Quen with a Step Up Enzuigiri for a two count. Sydal answers with The RoundHouse Kick. Sydal tags in Dante. Top Flight clears the ring. Sydal with a running elbow smash. Darius with a corner clothesline. Dante follows that with a Top Rope FrankenSteiner for a two count. Top Flight puts Quen on the top turnbuckle. Hardy sends Darius crashing to the outside. Kassidy drives a steel chair into Dante’s ribs. Quen connects with The Shooting Star Press to pickup the victory.

Winner: (9-3) Matt Hardy & (18-25) Private Party via Pinfall 

Fifth Match: (13-9) Penelope Ford w/Kip Sabian, Miro, and Chuck Taylor vs. (2-4) Leyla Hirsch 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Standing Switch Exchange. Hirsch with the ankle trip. Hirsch with a waist lock go-behind. Hirsch applies a front face lock. Hirsch brings Ford down to the mat for a one count. Ford applies a side headlock. Hirsch backs Ford into the ropes. The referee calls for a clean break. Ford kicks the left knee of Hirsch. Ford grabs a side headlock. Hirsch whips Ford across the ring. Ford drops Hirsch with a shoulder tackle. Hirsch pops back on her feet. Ford with a forearm smash. Hirsch drops down on the canvas. Taylor trips Hirsch from the outside. Ford goes for The HandSpring Cutter, but Hirsch counters with The Cross-Arm-Breaker. Ford puts her foot on the bottom rope which forces the back. Sabin backs away from Hirsch. Ford nails Hirsch with The Pump Kick. Ford throws Hirsch into the steel barricade. Ford drives Hirsch back first into the ring apron. Ford rolls Hirsch back into the ring. Ford with The Fisherman’s Suplex. Ford sends Hirsch to the corner.

Ford with a forearm smash. Ford with the irish whip. Ford with a Back Handspring Elbow Smash. Ford avoids The ShotGun Meteora. Ford drops Hirsch with The Big Boot. Ford transitions into a ground and pound attack. Ford with a Japanese Arm-Drag. Ford is choking Hirsch with her boot. Ford with The Rebound Knee Drop on the apron. Hirsch repeatedly kicks the left hamstring of Ford. Ford brings Hirsch down to the mat for a two count. Ford punches Hirsch in the back. Hirsch ducks a clothesline from Ford. Forearm Exchange. Hirsch delivers her combination offense. Hirsch denies The Spinning Heel Kick. Hirsch gets Ford in the splitting position. Hirsch with a Running Knee Strike. Hirsch with a Deadlift German Suplex. Hirsch follows that with The ShotGun Meteora. Hirsch with The Rebound Dropkick for a two count. Ford dumps Hirsch face first on the top turnbuckle pad. Hirsch avoids The Axe Kick. Hirsch clotheslines Ford. Hirsch drags Ford to the corner. Hirsch wipes out Sabian and Taylor with a SpringBoard SomerSault Senton to the outside. Ford connects with The Pump Kick to pickup the victory. After the match, Miro made Taylor call him his best friend.

Winner: (14-9) Penelope Ford via Pinfall 

Line Up For Next Weeks AEW Dynamite 

– Eddie Kingston vs. Lance Archer

– Cody Rhodes will respond to Shaq

– Dax Hardwood w/Cash Wheeler & Tully Blanchard vs. Jungle Boy w/The Jurassic Express

– The Young Bucks & The Good Brothers vs. The Dark Order (Evil Uno, Stu Grayson, Alex Reynolds, and John Silver) In A 8-Man Tag Team Match

Sixth Match: (25-9-1) Chris Jericho & (19-4) MJF w/Wardlow vs. (20-15) Santana & Ortiz vs. (23-20) Sammy Guevara & (12-6) Jake Hager In A Triple Threat Match 

Chris Jericho and Sammy Guevara will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Jericho backs Guevara into the turnbuckles. The referee calls for a clean break. Strong lockup. Wrist Lock Exchange. Jericho slaps Guevara in the face. Guevara with a straight right hand. Guevara unloads two knife edge chops. Guevara whips Jericho across the ring. Guevara leapfrogs over Jericho. Guevara back flips over Jericho. Guevara dropkicks Jericho. Guevara clotheslines Jericho over the top rope. Guevara is playing mind games with Jericho. Jericho regroups on the outside. Jericho kicks Guevara in the gut. Jericho with two chops. Guevara ducks a clothesline from Jericho. Guevara catapults Jericho into a haymaker from Hager. Guevara rolls Jericho over for a two count. Guevara applies a front face lock. Jericho with a forearm smash. Hager and Santana are tagged in. Santana ducks a clothesline from Hager. Santana sends Hager into the ropes. Hager drops Santana with a shoulder tackle. Santana drops down on the canvas. Santana kicks the left hamstring of Hager. Santana with a basement dropkick. Santana brings Hager to the corner. Santana tags in Ortiz. Double Irish Whip. Double Belly to Back Suplex. Jericho made the blind tag.

Jericho with The Big Boot. Jericho with a knife edge chop. Jericho whips Ortiz across the ring. Ortiz ducks a clothesline from Jericho. Ortiz applies a waist lock. Santana with a SpringBoard Crossbody Block. Ortiz with a Running Senton Splash. Santana follows that with The Standing MoonSault for a two count. Santana with a chop/haymaker combination. Santana whips Jericho across the ring. Jericho holds onto the ropes. Jericho tags in Guevara. Santana applies a side headlock. Ortiz made the blind tag. Santana ducks a clothesline from Guevara. Reverse DDT/SitOut PowerBomb Combination for a two count. Ortiz whips Guevara across the ring. Ortiz with a leg lariat for a two count. Ortiz applies a wrist lock. Ortiz with a Side Russian Leg Sweep. Ortiz applies The Stretch Muffler. Ortiz tags in Santana. Santana with a blistering chop. Santana with a Vertical Suplex for a two count. Jericho tags himself in. Jericho with The Delayed Vertical Suplex. Jericho plays to the crowd. Jericho is lighting up Guevara’s chest. Guevara reverses out of the irish whip from Jericho. Jericho with a Vertical Suplex. Cocky cover for a one count. Guevara with a series of knife edge chops. Jericho reverses out of the irish whip from Guevara. Guevara denies The Running Bulldog. MJF and Hager are tagged in.

Hager clears the ring. Hager side steps MJF into the turnbuckles. Hager knocks Jericho off the ring apron. Hager with a corner clothesline. Hager with a Side Belly to Belly Suplex. Hager is fired up. Hager tags in Guevara. Guevara with The Flying Cutter. Ortiz tags himself in. Guevara clotheslines Ortiz. Guevara ducks a clothesline from Jericho. Guevara clotheslines Jericho over the top rope. Guevara SuperKicks Jericho. Ortiz with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Santana nails Guevara with The Pump Kick. SomerSault Plancha/Suicide Dive Combination. Guevara lands The Tornillo. Guevara dives over Ortiz. Guevara with a Side Belly to Belly Suplex. Santana answers with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Guevara is displaying his fighting spirit. Guevara drills MJF with The Reverse Hurricanrana. Guevara connects with an Avalanche Spanish Fly for a two count.

Wardlow hands Jericho the baseball bat. Hager drops Jericho with The Big Boot. Wardlow gives MJF the dynamite diamond ring. Hager with a massive haymaker. Double Enzuigiri. Hager responds with a Double Clothesline. Guevara with The Running Shooting Star Press for a two count. MJF sends Ortiz to the corner. Jericho tags himself in. Guevara reverses out of the irish whip from MJF. MJF PowerBombs Guevara. Jericho lands The LionSault for a two count. Double Irish Whip. Double Flapjack. Ortiz made the blind tag. Stereo Basement Dropkicks. Double Reverse PowerBomb for a two count. Jericho hits The CodeBreaker for a two count. Jericho tags in MJF. Jericho with a straight right hand. Double Irish Whip. Ortiz with a Double DDT. Hager tags himself in. Hager sends MJF chest first into the turnbuckles. Hager with The Vader Bomb. Guevara tags himself in. Guevara connects with The Swanton Bomb for  two count. Hager dumps Ortiz out of the ring. Guevara with a Jumping Knee Strike. Guevara delivers The GTH. Guevara kicks MJF in the face. Guevara SuperKicks Santana. Guevara knocks Wardlow off the ring apron. Guevara goes for The GTH, but MJF rolls him over to pickup the victory.

Winner: (26-9-1) Chris Jericho & (20-4) MJF via Pinfall 

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