AEW Rampage Results (9/3/21): Darby Allin vs. Daniel Garcia

AEW Rampage
September 3, 2021
The NOW Arena
Hoffman Estates, Illinois

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Commentary Team: (Excalibur, Chris Jericho, TAZ, and Mark Henry)

Ring Announcer: Justin Roberts 

Transcription by Josh Lopez 

First Match: (2-0) Malakai Black vs. (16-36) Lee Johnson

Black is playing mind games with Johnson. Johnson with a waist lock go-behind. Johnson applies a side headlock. Johnson avoids The Roundhouse Kick. Black poses for the crowd. Johnson applies a waist lock. Black slings Johnson across the ring. Johnson showcases his speed and athleticism. Johnson ducks a clothesline from Black. Johnson decks Black with a back elbow smash. Johnson talks smack to Black. Black sweeps out the legs of Johnson. Johnson with rapid fire bodyshots. Black uppercuts Johnson. Black is mauling Johnson in the corner. Black with the irish whip. Johnson dives over Black. Johnson kicks Black in the gut. Black scores the elbow knockdown. Black kicks Johnson in the gut. Black repeatedly stomps on Johnson’s chest.

Black rocks Johnson with a forearm smash. Johnson attacks the midsection of Black. Black answers with a knee lift. Black whips Johnson across the ring. Black with The Running Mid-Kick for a one count. Black applies a rear chin lock. Johnson with an arm-drag takeover. Black with a Jumping Knee Strike. Black scores the ankle pick. Black applies The Kimura Lock. Johnson is displaying his fighting spirit. Black applies The Sleeper Hold. Johnson with a Belly to Back Suplex. Black hangs onto the gable grip. Black grabs a side headlock. Black goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Johnson lands back on his feet. Johnson sends Black face first into the top turnbuckle pad. Johnson with forearm shivers.

Black drives his knee into the midsection of Johnson. Johnson dropkicks Black to the floor. Johnson lands The Suicide Dive. Johnson is raining down haymakers. Johnson rolls Black back into the ring. Johnson with The Frog Splash. Black denies The Cross Legged Ushigoroshi. Standing Switch Exchange. Black throws Johnson into the canvas. Johnson kicks Black into the turnbuckles. Black drops Johnson with The Running Boot. Black with The Helluva Kick. Black delivers his combination offense in the corner. Black grabs a steel chair. The referee admonishes Black. Black begs Johnson to hit him with the chair. Johnson takes too long to get back to a vertical base. Black connects with The Black Mass to pickup the victory. After the match, Black stands on Johnson’s face. Dustin Rhodes storms into the ring to make the save.

Winner: (3-0) Malakai Black via Pinfall 

Second Match: (25-9) Kris Statlander w/The Best Friends vs. (1-2) Jamie Hayter & (1-4) Rebel w/Britt Baker In A Two On One Handicap Match

Statlander and Hayter will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Hayter shoves Statlander. Strong lockup. Hayter applies a side headlock. Statlander whips Hayter across the ring. Hayter runs into Statlander. Forearm Exchange. Rebel tugs on Statlander’s hair. Hayter delivers a gut punch. Hayter with a toe kick. Hayter drives Statlander face first into the middle turnbuckle pad. Hayter tags in Rebel. Rebel repeatedly stomps on Statlander’s chest. Rebel tags in Hayter. Hayter with forearm shivers. Hayter tags in Rebel. Rebel continues to stomp on Statlander’s chest. Rebel bodyslams Statlander for a two count. Rebel with an Axe Kick. Rebel unloads a series of mid-kicks. Rebel slaps Statlander in the face. Statlander with a forearm smash.

Statlander Powerslams Rebel. Statlander ducks a clothesline from Hayter. Statlander with a Blue Thunder Bomb on top of Rebel. Statlander with two running forearm smashes. Statlander follows that with Two Running Boots. Meeting Of The Minds. Soccer Kick/Flatliner Combination. Statlander with The Double Senton Splash for a two count. Statlander sends Hayter tumbling to the floor. Rebel levels Statlander with The Body Avalanche. Statlander avoids The Stinger Splash. Statlander puts Rebel on her shoulders. Statlander with The Electric Chair FaceBuster/World Strongest Slam Combination. Rebel gets distracted by the crowd. Statlander rolls Rebel over for a two count. Statlander delivers The Roundhouse Kick. Statlander makes Rebel tap out to The Reverse Cloverleaf. After the match, Britt Baker was preparing for a three on one beatdown. Red Velvet storms into the ring to make the save.

Winner: (26-9) Kris Statlander via Submission 

Third Match: (42-25-1) Darby Allin w/Sting vs. (3-7) Daniel Garica w/2.0 

CM Punk joins the commentary team for this match. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Allin backs Garcia into the turnbuckles. The referee calls for a clean break. Slap Exchange. Allin with a double leg takedown. Allin transitions into a ground and pound attack. Garcia regroups on the outside. Allin punches Garcia in the back. Allin with a straight right hand. Garcia side steps Allin into the time keepers area. Sting starts brawling with 2.0.  Garcia whips Allin into the steel ring steps. All hell is breaking loose in Hoffman Estates. Garcia rolls Allin back into the ring. Garcia stomps on Allin’s chest. Garcia applies a front face lock. Allin denies The Vertical Suplex. Allin with a wrist lock takedown. Allin applies The Fujiwara Arm-Bar. Garcia puts his foot on the bottom rope which forces the break. Allin slams the left shoulder of Garcia on the ring steps. Garcia kicks Allin in the face. Garcia grapevines the legs of Allin. Garcia fish hooks Allin. Garcia sends Allin face first into the canvas.

Allin kicks the left knee of Garcia. Allin applies a front chancery on the middle strand. Garcia has Allin perched on the top turnbuckle. Garcia with The SuperPlex for a two count. Garcia stomps on the back of Allin’s head. Following a snap mare takeover, Garcia dropkicks the back of Allin’s neck for a two count. Garcia pulls Allin out of the ring. Garcia whips Allin into the steel barricade. Garcia talks smack to Punk. Garcia rolls Allin back into the ring. Garcia brings Allin to the corner. Garcia with a forearm smash. Garcia whips Allin into the turnbuckles. Garcia with a blistering chop. Garcia with a fireman’s carry takeover. Garcia maintains wrist control. Garcia repeatedly kicks Allin in the face. Allin is pissed.

Chop/Forearm Exchange. Garcia uppercuts Allin. Garcia whips Allin into the turnbuckles. Allin with a Desperation Boot. Garcia applies The Sleeper Hold. Garcia climbs up the ropes for added pressure. Allin with a series of back elbow smashes. Garcia ducks a clothesline from Allin. Garcia goes back to The Sleeper Hold. Allin breaks the grip with The Coffin Drop off the middle turnbuckle. Allin with forearm shivers. Garcia kicks Allin in the gut. Garcia with a knife edge chop. Short-Arm Reversal by Allin. Allin hits The Pepsi Twist. Garcia with two uppercuts. Allin with the backslide cover for a two count. Allin with The Code Red for a two count. Allin with a double leg takedown. Allin connects with The Last Supper to pickup the victory. After the match, Allin and Sting gets into brawl with Garcia and 2.0. 2.0 backs away from Punk. Allin wipes 2.0 with The Suicide Dive. Punk and Allin has a huge standoff to close the show.

Winner: (43-25-1) Darby Allin via Pinfall 

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Author: Josh Lopez