AEW WrestleDream (10/1/23): Comprehensive Recap and Insights

by | Oct 1, 2023 | AEW News | 0 comments

Coming straight from Climate Pledge Arena, Seattle, Washington, All Elite Wrestling (AEW) is proud to showcase WrestleDream. This event is a heartfelt tribute to the late Antonio Inoki, the mastermind behind New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW). As today marks the first year since his departure, the show boasts a line-up studded with NJPW talent. Stay with us at LWOS for the latest news and full results from AEW WrestleDream. Kick-off with the Zero Hour at 7 pm ET, leading into the main event at 8 pm ET.

AEW WrestleDream: Match-by-Match Highlights

AEW World Trios Championship:
The Acclaimed’s duo of Anthony Bowens and Max Caster join forces with Billy Gunn (c) to face off against TMDK, comprising Shane Haste, Mikey Nicholls, and Bad Dude Tito (Zero Hour).

Solo Showdowns during Zero Hour:

  • Luchasaurus battles Nick Wayne.
  • Josh Barnett squares off with Claudio Castagnoli.

Multi-Wrestler Melee during Zero Hour:
Shane Taylor Promotions, featuring Shane Taylor and Lee Moriarty, team up with Diamante and Mercedes Martinez. Their opponents? Satoshi Kojima, Keith Lee, Athena, and Billie Starkz.

Singles Matches:

  • “Hangman” Adam Page takes on Swerve Strickland.
  • Chris Jericho and The Golden Elite, Kenny Omega and Kota Ibushi, face The Don Callis Family, represented by Konosuke Takeshita, Sammy Guevara, and Will Ospreay.
  • Bryan Danielson goes head-to-head with Zack Sabre Jr.
  • Ricky Starks challenges Wheeler Yuta.

Tag Team Turmoil:
The Young Bucks, Matt Jackson and Nick Jackson, challenge The Gunns, Austin Gunn and Colten Gunn. Also in the mix? The Lucha Brothers, Rey Fenix, and Penta El Zero Miedo, and the unique pairing of Orange Cassidy and Hook.

Championship Clashes:

  • For the AEW TBS Championship: Kris Statlander (c) defends her title against Julia Hart.
  • The AEW World Tag Team Championship Match: witnesses FTR, Cash Wheeler and Dax Harwood (c), clash against Aussie Open’s duo, Kyle Fletcher and Mark Davis.
  • ROH World Tag Team Championship: MJF (c) competes against The Righteous, Vincent, and Dutch.
  • A unique Dual Championship Match for both the ROH World and NJPW STRONG Openweight titles sees Eddie Kingston (c) against the formidable Katsuyori Shibata.
  • Finally, for the AEW TNT Championship: Christian Cage (c) confronts Darby Allin.

Anticipation is high, and the night promises a plethora of memorable moments. Stay with us for the latest updates as the event unfolds!

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