3 Key Points
- Christian Cage retains TNT Championship after a hard-fought battle against Dustin Rhodes, with some interference.
- Deonna Purrazzo issues a bold statement to AEW Women’s World Champion Toni Storm post-match.
- Bullet Club Gold captures the ROH World Six-Man Titles, ending The Mogul Embassy’s reign.
TNT Championship Recap: Christian Cage Defends Title
Charleston, SC – AEW Dynamite’s electrifying atmosphere set the stage for the TNT Championship clash. In a matchup showcasing grit and determination, Christian Cage managed to outmaneuver Dustin Rhodes despite the latter’s resilience and support from the live crowd. The duel featured moments of high-risk maneuvers, near falls, and controversial assistance before Cage ultimately secured his title.
Deonna Purrazzo Calls Out Toni Storm
In the aftermath of a decisive victory, Deonna Purrazzo didn’t pause to savor her win but turned her focus to the AEW Women’s World Champion Toni Storm. In an in-ring interview, Purrazzo’s words were clear: she’s evolved into “the Virtuosa,” ready to challenge for the top spot. Storm, accompanied by Mariah May and Luther, rebuffed with her own fiery retort, signifying that a showdown is brewing.
ROH World Six-Man Championship Match
The ROH World Six-Man Championship bout was a hotly contested affair that saw Bullet Club Gold dethrone The Mogul Embassy. The climax of the match arrived following a Blade Runner from “Switchblade” Jay White to Bishop Kaun. This victory ushers in a new era for the championship, with The Acclaimed acknowledging the new titleholders, signalling potential alliances or challenges ahead.
In other action, Private Party engaged in a battle with Top Flight in which the former utilized underhanded tactics to claim victory. Meanwhile, Deonna Purrazzo’s confrontation with Toni Storm erupted with Storm being carried away after a heated exchange, suggesting their rivalry is far from over.
Main Event: AEW World Championship Clash
The AEW World Championship main event saw Samoa Joe defending his title against the fierce FTW Champion, HOOK. Throughout the contest, HOOK exhibited unparalleled tenacity, continuously rising from punishing attacks. Joe, however, managed to retain his championship, not without controversy, leaving HOOK defiant and “Hangman” Adam Page positioning himself as a contender.
Tune in next Wednesday as AEW Dynamite returns with more action-packed professional wrestling, live from Savannah, GA.