AEW Dynamite Results (8/24/22): The Death Triangle vs. The United Empire

AEW Dynamite
August 24, 2022
The Wolstein Center
Cleveland, Ohio

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

Ring Announcer: Justin Roberts 

Transcription by Josh Lopez

First Match: (46-16-1) Dax Harwood w/Cash Wheeler vs. (19-6) Jay Lethal w/Sonjay Dutt & Satnam Singh 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Lethal with a deep arm-drag. Lethal taunts Harwood. Strong lockup. Harwood applies a side headlock Lethal whips Harwood across the ring. Harwood drops Lethal with a shoulder tackle. Lethal drops down on the canvas. Harwood slides under Lethal’s legs. Harwood with a Hip Toss. Lethal kicks Harwood in the face. Lethal with another arm-drag. Side Headlock Takeover/Headscissors Escape Exchange. That leads us to a quick standoff in the center of the ring. Back to the collar and elbow tie up. Wrist Lock Exchange. Harwood grabs a side headlock. Lethal sends Harwood into the ropes. Lethal with a Hip Toss. Lethal with a Cartwheel Dropkick. Lethal slams Harwood’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Chop Exchange. Harwood sends Lethal to the corner. Harwood with a Back Body Drop. Harwood kicks Lethal in the face. Harwood fish hooks Lethal. Lethal reverses out of the irish whip from Harwood. Harwood sends Lethal chest first into the turnbuckles. Harwood with a blistering chop. Harwood transitions into a corner mount. Lethal punches Harwood in the back. Lethal with an Avalanche Side Russian Leg Sweep.

Lethal with a Belly to Back Suplex for a one count. Lethal blocks a boot from Harwood. Second Chop Exchange. Lethal whips Harwood chest first into the turnbuckles. Lethal with an elbow drop for a two count. Lethal with a Pendulum BackBreaker for a two count. Lethal is raining down haymakers. Lethal applies a rear chin lock. Lethal grabs a side headlock. Harwood whips Lethal across the ring. Harwood applies The Sleeper Hold. Lethal decks Harwood with a JawBreaker. Lethal applies a front face lock. Harwood backs Lethal into the turnbuckles. Harwood with a chop/uppercut combination. Harwood puts Lethal on the top turnbuckle. Lethal denies The SuperPlex. Lethal sends Harwood crashing into the canvas. Harwood with a mid-air gut punch. German Suplex/Back Elbow Exchange. Harwood with a Release German Suplex. Jab Exchange. Harwood rocks Lethal with a forearm smash. Lethal denies The German Suplex. Harwood avoids The Figure Four Leg Lock. Lethal delivers The Lethal Combination for a two count. Lethal kicks the left hamstring of Harwood. Lethal with a Dragon Screw Leg Whip on the middle rope. Lethal lands The Suicide Dive. Lethal rolls Harwood back into the ring.

Lethal applies The Figure Four Leg Lock. Harwood grabs the bottom rope which forces the break. Harwood with a double leg takedown. Lethal denies The Sharpshooter. Lethal repeatedly kicks Harwood in the face. Lethal goes for The Figure Four Leg Lock, but Harwood counters with an inside cradle for a two count. Lethal thrust kicks the left knee of Harwood. Harwood denies The Lethal Injection. Harwood hits The Slingshot PowerBomb for a two count. Lethal kicks Harwood into the turnbuckles. Lethal goes for a Dragon Screw Leg Whip, but Harwood rolls him over for a two count. Lethal with a double leg takedown. Harwood applies The Sharpshooter. Harwood gets distracted by Dutt. Meeting Of The Minds. Lethal rolls Harwood over for a two count. Lethal goes for a Bodyslam, but Harwood counters with an inside cradle for a two count. Harwood with The O’Connor Roll for a two count. Harwood with a SpringBoard Crossbody Block for a two count. Harwood is lighting up Lethal’s chest. Harwood with two uppercuts. Standing Switch Exchange. Harwood with another O’Connor Roll for a two count. Lethal rolls Harwood over with a handful of tights to pickup the victory. After the match, Dutt informed Harwood that Jay Lethal’s tag team partners at All Out will be The Motor City Machine Guns.

Winner: (20-6) Jay Lethal via Pinfall 

Second Match: (52-10) Billy Gunn w/The Acclaimed vs. (57-9) Colten Gunn w/Austin Gunn 

Colten with a waist lock go-behind. Colten shoves Billy. Colten uses the ropes as a shield. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Colten with a deep arm-drag. Colten taunts Billy. Strong lockup. Colten applies a side headlock. Billy whips Colten across the ring. Colten ducks a clothesline from Billy. Colten reverses out of the irish whip from Billy. Billy drops Colten with a shoulder tackle. Colten regroups on the outside. Billy mocks Colten. Billy launches Colten to the corner. Colten kicks Billy in the gut. Billy reverses out of the irish whip from Colten. Billy clotheslines Colten. The referee gets distracted by Austin. Austin backs away from Billy. Billy punches Colten in the back. Billy resets the referee’s ten count. Billy whips Colten into the steel barricade.

Billy and Colten are brawling up the rampway. Billy flings Colten into another barricade. Billy rolls Colten back into the ring. Austin trips Billy from the outside. Colten with a straight right hand. Colten repeatedly stomps on Billy’s chest. Billy side steps Colten into the turnbuckles. Billy is throwing haymakers at Colten. Billy repeatedly stomps on Colten’s chest. The referee admonishes Billy. Stokely Hathaway clocks Max Caster with the boombox. Austin throws Anthony Bowens into the steel ring steps. Colten delivers the low blow. Colten connects with The Colt 45 to pickup the victory. After the match, The Gunn Club gangs up on The Acclaimed. Keith Lee and Shane Strickland storms into the ring to make the save.

Winner: (58-9) Colten Gunn via Pinfall 

Third Match: (48-24) Britt Baker w/Jamie Hayter & Rebel vs. (16-31) Kilynn King 

Baker with forearm shivers. King shoves Baker. Baker avoids The Roundhouse Kick. King blocks The SuperKick. King with a Spinning Back Kick. Baker dodges The Pump Kick. Baker ducks a clothesline from King. Baker drops King with The SlingBlade. Baker poses for the crowd. Baker sends King to the corner. King with The Missile Dropkick. King applies The Full Nelson Lock. Baker with a Ripcord Elbow. Forearm Exchange. Baker is choking King in the corner. Baker gets distracted by the Cleveland crowd. King dives over Baker. King thrust kicks the midsection of Baker. Baker with a Flatliner into the middle turnbuckle pad.

Baker uses the steel ring post as a weapon. Baker applies a rear chin lock. Baker with The Rolling Crucifix for a two count. Baker toys around with King. King with forearm shivers. Baker thrust kicks the left knee of King. King avoids The Curb Stomp. King kicks Baker in the face. King with a Roundhouse Kick. King with a Release German Suplex. King follows that with a Full Nelson Slam for a two count. Baker fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Baker sends King chest first into the turnbuckles. Baker with Two SuperKicks. Baker connects with The Curb Stomp. Baker makes King tap out to The Lock Jaw.

Winner: (49-24) Britt Baker via Submission 

Fourth Match: (20-1) CM Punk (c) vs. (77-11-1) Jon Moxley (c)w/William Regal For The Undisputed AEW World Championship 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Punk backs Moxley into the turnbuckles. Moxley turns Punk over. The referee calls for a clean break. Moxley is raining down forearms. Moxley tells Punk to bring it. Punk slaps Moxley in the face. Punk with forearm shivers. Punk is raining down haymakers in the corner. Punk with clubbing knee strikes. Moxley HeadButts Punk. Moxley goes for The Rolling Elbow, but Punk counters with a Roundhouse Kick. Punk starts favoring his left foot. Moxley drops Punk with a Running Lariat. Moxley with 12×6 elbows. Moxley bends the left ankle of Punk. Moxley connects with Two Death Riders to pickup the victory.

Winner: New Undisputed AEW World Champion, (78-11-1) Jon Moxley via Pinfall 

Updated Line Up For AEW All Out 2022 

– Bryan Danielson vs. Chris Jericho

– Keith Lee & Shane Strickland (c) vs. The Acclaimed For The AEW World Tag Team Championship

– Christian Cage vs. Jungle Boy

– The Casino Battle Royal

– Ricky Starks vs. Powerhouse Hobbs

– FTR & Wardlow vs. Jay Lethal & The Motor City Machine Guns In A 6-Man Tag Team Match

– The Finals Of The Inaugural AEW World Trios Championship Tournament

– Toni Storm vs. Britt Baker vs. Hikaru Shida vs. Jamie Hayter In A Fatal Four Way Match For The Interim AEW Women’s World Championship

Line Up For This Weeks AEW Rampage 

– The House Of Black vs. The Dark Order In A First Round Match In The Inaugural AEW World Trios Championship Tournament

– Sammy Guevara & Tay Melo vs. Ortiz & Ruby Soho

– Wardlow (c) vs. Ryan Nemeth For The AEW TNT Championship

– Claudio Castagnoli (c) vs. Dustin Rhodes For The ROH World Championship

Fifth Match: (7-2) The Death Triangle w/Alex Abrahantes vs. (0-2) The United Empire (Will Ospreay & Aussie Open) In A First Round Match In The Inaugural AEW World Trios Championship Tournament 

Don Callis joins the commentary team for this match. Fenix and Will Ospreay will start things off. Ospreay with a shoulder tackle. Fenix drops down on the canvas. Fenix leapfrogs over Ospreay. Ospreay lunges over Fenix. Ospreay sends Fenix into the ropes. Ospreay leapfrogs over Fenix. Fenix lunges over Ospreay. Ospreay ducks a clothesline from Fenix. Ospreay goes for a Headscissors Takeover, but Fenix lands back on his feet. Ospreay whips Fenix acros the ring. Fenix goes for a Hurricanrana, but Ospreay cartwheels back onto his feet. Ospreay backflips over Fenix. Ospreay denies The Handspring Cutter. Fenix avoids The Roundhouse Kick. Fenix pops back on his feet. That leads us to a quick standoff in the center of the ring. Fenix wants Ospreay to shake his hand. Ospreay obliges. Ospreay kicks Fenix in the face. Pentagon SuperKicks Ospreay. Fletcher kicks Pentagon in the face. Pac SuperKicks Fletcher. Davis with The Big Boot. A pier six brawl ensues in the ring.

Double Irish Whip. Fenix with a Handspring Double Cutter. Ospreay chops Fenix in the gut. Ospreay kicks Pentagon in the gut. Ospreay with a blistering chop. Double Back Body Drop to Ospreay. SomerSault Plancha/Fosbury Flop Combination. Fenix rolls Ospreay back into the ring. Fenix punches Ospreay in the back. Fenix slaps Ospreay in the chest. Following a snap mare takeover, Lucha Brothers with The Cazadora Splash for a one count. Fenix tags in Pac. Fenix with a parting gut punch. Pac with a knife edge chop. Pac tags in Pentagon. Pentagon backs Ospreay into the ropes. Pentagon slaps Ospreay in the chest. Pentagon applies a wrist lock. Pentagon tags in. Fenix with a SpringBoard Double Axe Handle Strike. Fenix slaps Ospreay in the face. Following a snap mare takeover, Fenix dropkicks the back of Ospreay’s neck for a two count. Fenix buries his shoulder into the midsection of Ospreay. Fenix tags in Pentagon. Fenix applies a front face lock. Pentagon kicks the left hamstring of Ospreay. Ospreay scores a right jab. Pentagon kicks out the legs of Ospreay. Pentagon tags in Fenix.

Fenix repeatedly kicks the left hamstring of Ospreay. Fenix applies the sitting abdominal stretch. Fenix with The Rolling Crucifix for a two count. Ospreay backs Fenix into the turnbuckles. Chop Exchange. Fenix applies The Fujiwara Arm-Bar. Fenix starts bending Ospreay’s fingers. Fenix rolls Ospreay over for a two count. Fenix SuperKicks Ospreay. Ospreay clings onto the top rope. Fenix with forearm shivers. Fenix slaps Ospreay in the chest. Ospreay reverses out of the irish whip from Fenix. Davis pulls Fenix out of the ring. Ospreay knocks Death Triangle off the ring apron. Fletcher with a Flying Double Foot Stomp. Ospreay with The Sky Twister Press to the outside. Rocket Launcher Dropkick for a two count. Ospreay drags Fenix to the corner. Simultaneous tag to Davis. Double Irish Whip. Double Chop. Fletcher with The PK. Davis with a Senton Splash for a two count. Davis toys around with Fenix. Davis transitions into a ground and pound attack. Davis bodyslams Fenix. Davis tags in Fletcher. Fletcher pie faces Fenix.

Fenix is fighting from underneath. Fletcher bodyslams Fenix. Fletcher tags in Davis. Double Wrist Lock. Aussie Open with combo forearms. Fenix with a flurry of overhand chops. Fenix with a double toe kick. Fenix follows that with a SpringBoard Double Arm-Drag. Fenix tags in Pentagon. Pentagon with a Flying Double Crossbody Block. Pentagon with Two SlingBlades. Pentagon turns a Monkey Flip into The Crucifix Bomb to Fletcher. Pentagon with a Spinning Back Kick. Davis denies The Package PileDriver. Davis with a forearm smash. Pentagon SuperKicks Davis. Pentagon kicks Ospreay in the gut. Pentagon whips Ospreay across the ring. Ospreay with a Handspring Enzuigiri. Assisted Enzuigiri to Pentagon. Davis throws Pentagon into a Flying Cutter from Fletcher for a two count. Ospreay dumps Fenix out of the ring. Ospreay chops Fenix over the barricade. Davis is choking Pentagon in the corner. Davis tags in Ospreay. Ospreay with a toe kick. Ospreay kicks Pentagon in the face. Ospreay scores the elbow knockdown. Ospreay stands on Pentagon’s face.  Ospreay is trying to remove Pentagon’s mask. Ospreay slams Pentagon’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Ospreay rocks Pentagon with a forearm smash. Ospreay kicks the left knee of Pentagon. Ospreay with The Delayed Vertical Suplex for a two count.

Pentagon shoves Ospreay. Cero Miedo. Forearm Exchange. Ospreay with the greco roman eye poke. Ospreay sends Pentagon to the corner. Pentagon kicks Ospreay in the face. Pentagon SuperKicks Ospreay. Pentagon tags in Pac. Pac with a shoulder block. Pac slips over Ospreay’s back. Pac dropkicks Aussie Open off the apron. Pac sends Ospreay chest first into the turnbuckles. Pac with a Release German Suplex. Fenix kicks Ospreay in the face. Pac with The Bridging Deadlift German Suplex for a two count. Lucha Brothers starts brawling with Aussie Open. SuperKick Exchange. Stereo Reverse Double Hurricanrana’s. That leads us to a huge standoff with Osprey and Pac. Second Forearm Exchange. Pac with Two Spinning Back Kicks. Pac kicks Ospreay in the chest. Tiger Wall Flip Kick. Ospreay with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Pac with a Rebound German Suplex. Ospreay lands back on his feet. Ospreay hits The OsCutter. Ospreay chops Pac. Ospreay slams Pac’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Ospreay puts Pac on the top turnbuckle. Pac with the back door escape. Pac with The Avalanche BrainBuster. Fletcher whips Fenix into a barricade. Davis kicks Pentagon in the face. Fenix SuperKicks Davis. Davis attacks Pac from behind. Davis transitions into a ground and pound attack. The referee is losing control of this match. Ospreay HeadButts Pac. Ospreay with a Spinning Pendulum BackBreaker for a two count. Fletcher drills Fenix with The BrainBuster on the floor. Ospreay has Pac perched on the top turnbuckle. Third Forearm Exchange.

Ospreay with clubbing headbutts. Pac sends Ospreay crashing into the canvas. Pac denies The Avalanche Shoulder Breaker. Fenix with a SpringBoard Spinning Back Kick. Fenix with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Fenix goes for The SpringBoard FrankenSteiner, but Ospreay lands back on his feet. Fenix drops Ospreay with The Roll Through Cutter. Pentagon lands The SomerSault Plancha. Fenix with a SpringBoard Tornillo to the outside. Pac goes for The Black Arrow, but Ospreay gets his knees up in the air. Ospreay rolls Pac over for a two count. Ospreay goes for The Storm Breaker, but Pac counters with The Hurricanrana for a two count. Pac tags in Fenix. Davis with The Superman Punch. Second SuperKick Exchange. Pentagon nails Fletcher with The Canadian Destroyer. Pac decks Ospreay with a back elbow smash. Pac with The Tornado DDT. Fletcher pulls Ospreay out of the ring. Pac delivers a MoonSault off the ring post. Kip Sabin drops Pac with The Draping Fisherman’s NeckBreaker on the floor. Davis attacks Fenix from behind. Davis with a corner clothesline. Davis with an Inside Out Lariat. Fletcher dropkicks Pentagon off the apron. Triple Rolling Elbows. The United Empire connects with their OsCutter/Corealis to pickup the victory. After the match, The United Empire has a standoff with Kenny Omega and The Young Bucks to close the show.

Winner: (1-2) The United Empire via Pinfall 

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Author: Josh Lopez