The opening matchup of this past Wednesday night’s episode of AEW Dynamite, which was the TNT Title Match Open Challenge. Where TNT Champion “The American Nightmare” Cody Rhodes put his TNT Title on the line saw top Indie Star Eddie Kingston make his AEW debut.
The TNT Championship Match was made into a No Disqualification Match, which “The American Nightmare” Cody Rhodes had no problems accepting. After Eddie Kingston made his entrance and challenged the TNT Champion.
Cody would defeat Eddie Kingston and retain his TNT Title via submission by using the figure-four leg lock.
After AEW Dynamite went off the air, Kingston took part in a special “AEW Social Exclusive” backstage interview, where he talked about his AEW debut as well as his loss against Cody.
You can check out the interview in the video below: