Walking in Memphis! AEW pay tribute to Memphis Legends and discover if Jon Moxley will join the Inner Circle!
“Hangman” Adam Page & Kenny Omega vs. Private Party (Isiah Kassidy & Marq Quen)
“Kenny! Kenny!” as he slams off the ropes and gets a Snap Dragon Suplex on Kassidy. Kassidy counters with the Silly String and pin attempt, Omega kicks out with less than a second to spare. Now Kassidy looks stunned as he makes his way back to his feet and tags in Quen who gets to the top turnbuckle. Quen with a high risk, no reward move off the top.
Omega gets the Gin and Juice from both members of Private Party and Kassidy goes for the pin, Page breaks up the count just in time, once again. Omega accidentally throws Quen into Page. Quen takes advantage of the moment and gets a high knee on Omega. Omega gets Quen up on his shoulders and hits the One Winged Angel for the pin and win.
Winner: Hangman Adam Page & Kenny Omega
Backstage action is seen where PAC has snapped saying, “I’ve told you before, GIVE ME MY MATCH! Or this, will continue!” Referees trying to help Omega’s friend Michael Nakazawa backstage as Hangman Page is left standing on the outside of the ring, grabbing a cup of beer from a fan in the front row, guzzling the entire thing and making his way into the crowd where he cheers with fans during the commercial break.
Kris Statlander vs. Riho
Brandi Rhodes on commentary. Towards the end, Brandi Rhodes excuses herself from the commentator’s area and begins arguing with Statlander on the ramp. Luther comes out of nowhere, confusing Statlander. Statlander is knocked to the ground on the outside of the ring. Riho with a highflying Cross Body onto Luther.
Riho and Statlander back in the ring, Statlander goes for a pin. Riho goes for Running Knee Strike and Statlander gets Riho in a pin, Riho kicks out at two. Statlander’s feet are pulled out from under her by Kong and Riho rolls her up for the three count pin and win.
Post match, Kong comes in with right hands to the face of Statlander. Riho tries to help Statlander and Mel knocks her to the outside. Britt sits back down in the audience as Big Swole and Sunny Kiss make their way into the ring to help against the Nightmare Collective.
Kip Sabian and Penelope Ford promo is shown sharing they bring “sex appeal” back to the show. Ford says, “When you wanna be bad, be super bad” ending the clip.
Christopher Daniels vs. Sammy Guevara
Guevara with a big kick and up to the top rope with a 450 attempt, nobody home. Daniels dumps Guevara over his shoulder onto the mat. Guevara once again with a chop to the chest. Daniels with a Back Body Drop followed by a Clothesline from Daniels. Daniels with a pin attempt of his own, Guevara kicks out at two.
Guevara with Double Knee Strike on Daniels. Guevara and Daniels both go down with a mutual Clothesline. Both men make their way back to their feet. Daniels sitting on the top turnbuckle, Guevara jumps down. Daniels gets an STO on Guevara.
Suddenly Pentagon asks for Daniels to show him an Arabian Moonsault. Guevara gets a shot the the back of the head on Daniels and the three count pin for the win.
Winner: Sammy Guevara
Music sounds for the Dark Order. Christopher Daniels is called out. Dark Order make their way down the ramp with a microphone in hand. “Chris, I can help you. I can make you the man you once were.” as he pulls out a mask. The crowd begins chanting “SCU is a thing of the past, be one with the Dark Order, and wear the mask…” Daniels takes the mask from his hand and throws it back and Daniels begins getting attacked in ring.
The members of SCU and Young Bucks come running down the ramp and enter the ring attacking Dark Order. Young Bucks uniting with SCU in the ring. Scorpio Sky with a high flying move over the ropes onto Dark Order on the outside of the ring. Chaos continues as we go to commercial.
Cody & Dustin Rhodes vs. The Lucha Bros
Dustin is in the ring with Pentagon. Pentagon with a big kick to the back of the knee of Dustin. A quick tag, by Fenix. Dustin with a Spinebuster on Fenix. Dustin struggling to get the tag to Cody. Fenix also inching towards Pentagon. Cody gets the tag first and comes in hot. A Power Slam onto Fenix, then flying through the ropes knocking Pentagon off the ramp.
Cody with blows in the corner of the ring onto Fenix as the crowd counts along. Cody sets up for Cross Rhodes. Fenix with the Cutter, almost beheading Cody in the center of the ring. Pentagon tags in setting Cody up for Diving Foot Stomp. Cody bull rushes Fenix towards Dustin.
All four men in the ring, Dustin now the legal man in. Dustin with a destroyer. Dustin with Final Reckoning on Fenix for the three count pin and win.
Winner: Cody Rhodes & Dustin Rhodes
The Rhodes brothers are seen celebrating in the ring. Tony Schiavone enters the ring with a microphone. “Alright Cody, wasn’t that long ago that you threw everything down asking what would it take for MJF to enter the ring, what do you have to say?”
Cody goes to speak, Arn Anderson interrupts. “I don’t know how MJF thinks he can make these demands, somebody died and made him God? We will talk about it this week, and we will get back to you.” Both Cody Rhodes and Dustin Rhodes exit the ring. The crowd chanting, “Cody! Cody!” as we go to commercial.
Lanny Poffo and Alex Marvez speaking backstage, Lanny Poffo says he spent the day with many amazing wrestlers and says he wants to contribute to this amazing product.
MJF’s music sounds in the arena as we go to commercial.
As we come back from commercial, MJF repeats “Cody Rhodes is a coward! Cody is afraid to face me. I will give you to the count of ten!” as he starts counting backwards from ten. MJF gets to one and says, “Oh that’s right Cody, you’re just a little bitch!” as he turns away from the ramp. DDP’s music sounds in the arena as DDP makes his way out onto the ramp, heading down and sliding into the ring, looking MJF in the face then turning to the crowd throwing his hands up.
DDP steps towards MJF who says, “whoa whoa, I’m not gonna fight you, but these guys might... I know you’re getting senile, but WCW is dead. The same age as your fans. Now you’re in a bit of a predicament. You can either A. kiss my ring or B. which is more fun, we can send you straight to hospice. Then I can take one of them Diamond daughters of yours and I can lay her down in my bed and we can do one thing and one thing only.”
DDP gets Diamond Cutters on both men in the ring. MJF with a low blow on DDP. MJF looks into the camera and yells, “Cody, what’s about to happen to your mentor, that’s on you” The referees and Dustin Rhodes enter the ring to check on DDP as we go to commercial.
Jurassic Express & Luchusaurus vs. Orange Cassidy & The Best Friends (Chuck Taylor & Trent)
Jungle Boy flies over as Taylor answers with a spear. Diving foot ftomp to break up the pin attempt. Marko Stunt being thrown around by his hair. Stunt attacks both members of The Best Friends. LS throws Stunt into both members of The Best Friends on the outside of the ring. Things gets hectic in the finish, Jungle Boy gets the pin for the win.
Winner: Jurassic Express with Luchusaurus
Chris Jericho makes his way down the ramp with the World Championship belt over his shoulder. During the commercial Sammy Guevara holds up cue cards with a recap of the prizes Moxley will receive if he accepts the deal with Inner Circle.
Jericho announces Jon Moxley as Moxley’s music sounds and he makes his way through the crowd and enters the red carpeted ring. A table is set up in the ring as well.
Jericho says once again, “Will you be a part of the Inner Circle?”
“…I didn’t join AEW because someone pulled a truck up to my house full of money. I came here to dominate, and that’s why.. my answer is yes.” Moxley unzips his leather jacket revealing an Inner Circle shirt.
“If you wanna be great, you have to learn from the greats. The peabrains might not want to admit it, but Chris Jericho is the greatest of all time. So I will stand with Chris Jericho and I will surround myself with the greats. There’s only one thing left, Jericho, pop open the bubbly!”
Moxley said, “Oh, you forgot something, I think you owe me a little something.” Jericho says, “This car, worth 750,000 dollars, and Mox, it’s yours. Registration, license plate, it’s yours baby!” The crowd begins chanting, “You sold out!” Jericho said, “You DID sell out, every single night. The Inner Circle means money! Once again, hit that music! Come on now!!”
Once again the music sounds and they shake up the champagne and spray it in the ring. Guevara exits the ring, dancing around the ring. Moxley says, “Hey, cut the music. I forgot, one final thing. Chris my friend, I was just kidding. I would never join the Inner Circle. It’s a stupid group. You have nothing that I want, except for that” (signaling to the championship belt) and breaks a bottle over Le Champion’s head, then attacks Guevara before exiting through the crowd, throwing the shirt into the crowd.
Jericho seemingly passed out in the center of the ring being held up by Jake Hager. Moxley waving the keys with his tongue out in the crowd ending the show.