Welcome to WrestlePurists live coverage of AEW Dynamite on June 14 2023
Adam Cole vs MJF (AEW World Championship Eliminator) Ends In A 30 Min Time Limit Draw
Cole had MJF beat but the bell rang and the time limit was up before the referee could count to 3. Cole asks MJF to go for 5 more minutes but he refused and left the ring.
CM Punk Video Package:
Video Package of Punk saying he has some unfinished business and a lot of things to get off his chest, hyping AEW Collision and his return this Saturday.
Sammy Guevara In-Ring Promo:
Sammy Guevara talks about highs and lows and his ambitions to be a world champion before being interrupted by Darby Allin who comes out and challenges him to stop being Chris Jerichos sidekick and mentions how Sting sees Darby as his equal etc.
Jericho then comes out and asks Sammy Guevara why he never called him when he was chasing MJF for the World title and said he would be champion right now if he asked for his help. Sammy Guevara then asks Jericho why he didn’t call him, and if he did maybe he wouldn’t have lost to Adam Cole twice. Jericho calls Guevara delusional and asks Guevara to apologies to which he refuses. Jericho then says maybe they should team together and have a match to show who’s boss. Darby then interrupts again and says the magic is gone when Jericho gets in the ring. Jericho then says him and Sammy should take on Darby 2 on 1. Sting then comes out and has a staredown with Chris Jericho. Jericho then backs off and leaves by himself leaving Guevara, Sting & Darby Allin in the ring.
SANADA Video Package:
NJPW IWGP World Heavyweight Champion, SANADA says there will be an open challenge for his world title at Forbidden Door.
Sting, Darby Allin, Orange Cassidy & Keith Lee Defeated The Mogul Embassy:
Sting pinned Brian Cage. During this match, a huge “No” showed on screen. It was weird, and had no explanation.
The Gunns Backstage Promo:
Renee Paquette asks what their relationship is with Jay White, they act oblivious and put themselves over as the best brother tag team in AEW and call out the Hardy’s whilst also calling them washed.
Wardlow (c) Defeats Jake Hager (TNT Championship):
After the match, Christian Cage and Luchasaurus appear on the Titantron, but there was audio issues so we missed the start of the promo. But we did hear the important part where Christian Cage & Luchasaurus accept Wardlows challenge. Cage then asks what Wardlow will do when his Daddy isnt there, then the camera pans to a beat up Arn Anderson.
Hiroshi Tanahashi Video Package:
Tanahashi challenges MJF to a match at Forbidden Door.￼
Locker Room Interview With MJF:
MJF is getting some treatment after his match, and Renee Paquette tells MJF that the match with Hiroshi Tanahashi at Forbidden Door is official. MJF then blows it off and says he’s not going to do it.
Backstage With Orange Cassidy:
Renee Paquette asks Orange Cassidy what the future holds for him, as he is answering, he’s interrupted by NJPW’s Zack Sabre Jr . Zack Sabre Jr then challenges Cassidy to a match at Forbidden Door, then he is interrupted by Daniel Garcia who wants a shot at Orange Cassidy’s friend, ROH Pure Champion, Katsuyori Shibata. Orange Cassidy then says he will team with Shibata in a tag team match vs Daniel Garcia and Zack Sabre Jr next week.
Toni Storm (c) defeats Skye Blue (AEW Womens Championship):
After the match, Ruby Soho & Toni Storm start to attack Skye Blue but NJPW STRONG Womens Champion, Willow Nightingale makes the save
Backstage Interview With HOOK & Jack Perry:
Renee Paquette asks how the guys are feeling, Jack Perry says it feels like its time he got some gold and officially accepts SANADA’s IWGP World Heavyweight Championship Open Challenge at Forbidden Door. He then asks if HOOK will be in his corner at Forbidden Door to which HOOK agrees to.
Video Packages For Kazuchika Okada vs Bryan Danielson & Kenny Omega vs Will Ospreay at Forbidden Door:
Bullet Club Gold & FTR Video Package Promoting AEW Collision Main Event: CMFTR vs Bullet Club Gold and Samoa Joe:
Hangman Adam Page & The Young Bucks Defeat The Blackpool Combat Club:
Hangman Adam Page pinned Wheeler Yuta. After the match the Blackpool Combat Club attempt to attack Hangman/Bucks, then Eddie Kingston musics hits and everyone clears the ring besides Claudo Castagnoli. The two men brawl, with Eddie getting the better of Claudio & Wheeler Yuta who tries to get involved too. Jon Moxley then shows up behind Kingston but is conflicted as they are still supposedly friends so they just stare at each other for a second before Matt Jackson jumps Moxley from behind. Eddie then pulls Matt off Moxley. Moxley and Eddie then get in each others faces. Konosuke Takeshita runs out and takes out Eddie & Nick Jackson as the ring empties. Kenny Omega’s music then hits and he comes out and gets the better of Takeshita in a brawl. More brawling between everyone continues with Omega & Takeshita left in the ring, Omega lines up a V-Trigger, THEN Will Ospreay also joins the chaos and takes out Kenny Omega to close the show. A wild last 5 minutes.