AEW Double or Nothing Results
May 25, 2019
Las Vegas, Nevada (MGM Grand Garden Arena)
Results by: Mike Tedesco of Wrestleview.com
The Jenson Family sings the National Anthem. Pyro then explodes to kick off the show.
Jim Ross joins the commentary team of Excalibur and Alex Marves. JR promises an update on the AEW World Championship and promises many surprises.
SoCal Uncensored (Christopher Daniels, Frankie Kazarian, and Scorpio Sky) vs. Strong Hearts (Cima, T-Hawk, and El Lindaman)
Cima starts off against Christopher Daniels. They lock up, and Daniels applies a side headlock. Cima whips him off, but Daniels shoulder blocks him down. They do a quick exchange and trade arm drags. Cima then taunts him. Cima tags in and has an exchange with Frankie Kazarian. Scorpio Sky comes in and dropkicks Cima. Cima tags in El Lindaman, and he takes Sky down before hitting a splash. Daniels tags in and hits an elbow drop before Kazarian drops a leg. Daniels kicks Lindaman in the head before Kazarian hits a slingshot dropkick for a two count. Daniels tags in. Kazarian hits a neckbreaker, and Daniels picks up a two count. Lindaman hits a drop-toe-hold into the ropes, and Cima comes off the top rope with a flying knee to the neck. Everyone gets into the ring, but Cima comes back with a double knee to Kazarian. Cima and T-Hawk come in and double-team Daniels down. Lindaman tags in and hits a jawbreaker on Daniels. Sky tags in and hits Lindaman with a double stomp to the back of the neck. Lindaman catches Sky with a German Suplex for a near fall. Lindaman fights Daniels away and hits Sky with a sunset flip, but he rolls through and dropkicks him. Kazarian comes in and covers Cima while hitting T-Hawk with a northern lights suplex. Daniels takes Lindaman out with a suicide dive. T-Hawk sends Kazarian over the top rope before he gets taken out by Daniels with a double clothesline. They exchange punches before Daniels hits Angel’s Wings. Lindaman comes in and hits a German Suplex for a near fall. Cima hits a meteora, but Kazarian breaks up the pin. Kazarian drops a leg before hitting T-Hawk with a plancha hurricanrana. Sky then wipes everyone out with a summersault plancha. In the ring, Kazarian and Daniels hit Lindaman with a Best Meltzer Ever for the win!
Winners by Pinfall: SoCal Uncensored (Christopher Daniels, Frankie Kazarian, and Scorpio Sky)
Allie joins commentary for the next match.
Before the match begins, Brandi Rhodes comes out to the stage dressed to compete. When she said each of them could possibly win this match, she meant it. When she said this triple threat match could be a great match, she 100% meant that. However she ran into a problem. She doesn’t want a great match. She wants a match that is awesome.
Awesome Kong comes out to a HUGE ovation.
Kylie Rae vs. Nyla Rose vs. Britt Baker vs. Awesome Kong
Awesome Kong and Nyla Rose go face-to-face. All three attack Kong, but she shrugs them off. Rose punches, but Kong immediately kicks her out of the ring. Rae jumps on Kong’s back, but Kong slams her off. Britt Baker charges, but Kong catches her and slams her onto Rae. Kong goes for a splash, but Rae and Baker move. Kong charges, but Baker pulls the top rope down to get her out of the ring. Rae rolls up Bake for a near fall. Rae tries to beg Baker off before shoulder blocking her down. Rae hits the ropes, but Baker knocks Rose off the apron before rolling Rae up for a two count. Baker hits a hip toss on Rae and poses. Rae punches back at Baker, but Baker responds with a forearm. Rae sends her to the corner, but Baker moves. Baker gets on the apron and tries to hit Kong with a cross-body. Kong catches her, but Rae takes Kong and Rae out with a suicide dive!
Rose sends Rae into the ring for a two count. Rose hits a scoop slam and drops a leg for a near fall. Rae gets out of a chokeslam and clubs away at Rose. Rae hits the ropes, but Rose kills her with a spinebuster. Rose then poses before covering for a two count. Bake gets in the ring and clotheslines Rose for a two count. Baker then covers Rae for a two count. Baker then kicks Kong in the face before she gets in the ring. Rose quickly catches Baker, forearms her, and hits a Samoan Drop. Rose then kick Baker out of the ring. Rose goes for a powerbomb on Rae, but Rae fights it and rolls her up. Baker quickly breaks it up. Brandi Rhodes is pacing at ringside. Baker punches away at Rae, but Rose takes them down. Rose hits Rae with another big scoop slam. Rose poses and starts to head to the top rope. Baker quickly cuts her off, but Rose head-butts her. Rae and Baker go for a double-team superplex. Kong comes in, and we have our first Tower of Doom spot. The crowd erupts as Kong looks psychotically around. An “Awesome Kong” chant picks up. Kong goes outside and attacks Baker before connecting with a spinning back fist. Kong puts Baker on the apron and goes for an Awesome Bomb. Baker fights out and superkicks her. Rae then superkicks Kong off the apron. Rose then spears Kong into the steel steps.
It’s Baker and Rae in the ring. Baker rolls her up for a two count. Rae comes back with a hip toss before kicking her in the head. Rae goes for a German Suplex, but Baker fights out and viciously forearms her. Baker hits a swinging neckbreaker for a two count. Rhodes is shown at ringside checking on Kong. Baker waits for Rae to get up, but Rae catches her with a German Suplex for a near fall. Baker hits a vicious superkick to Rae and hits an ushigoroshi for the win!
Winner by Pinfall: Britt Baker
Kenny Omega is seen warming up backstage. We then go to another locker room and see Chris Jericho getting geared up.
Best Friends (Chuck Taylor and Trent Beretta) vs. Angelico and Jack Evans
Jack Evans starts against Trent Beretta, but he can’t get anywhere with him. Beretta shoulder blocks him down before tagging in Chuck Taylor. Taylor hits a dropkick. Beretta and Taylor then take turns splashing Evans and Angelico. The Best Friends go for a hug, but Evans and Angelico cut them off. Angelico punches Beretta in the corner, and Evans hits a handspring back elbow. They then take Beretta down. They kick away at Beretta before Evans applies a facelock. Angelico then kicks him in the face. They hit a double-team 450 splash for a near fall. Angelico tags in, and he sends Beretta into the ropes with a back elbow for a two count. Angelico hits an over-the-shoulder slam before putting Beretta in a stretch. Taylor breaks it up. Angelico quickly punches Taylor out of the ring. Angelico charges at Beretta, but Beretta kicks him down. Evans quickly kicks Taylor off the apron before Beretta can make the tag. Taylor eventually comes in and hits a belly-to-belly on Evans into Angelico. Taylor then hits Evans with the falcon arrow for a near fall. Taylor can’t believe it. Taylor gets pulled out of the ring by Angelico, but Taylor hits Sliced Bread #2 on the floor. Beretta comes in and hits Evans with a vicious tornado DDT. Taylor then hits a flying double stomp for a near fall on Evans.
Beretta tags in, but Evans kicks him and hits an overhead kick. Taylor quickly boots Evans, and Beretta turns him inside out with a strike. Taylor and Beretta double-team Angelico with a German Suplex. The Best Friends then hug. Taylor then gets Evans in a crucifix and throws him into Beretta’s crusher for a near fall! Angelico pulls Taylor out of the ring. Angelico hits Beretta with an axe kick before Evans kicks him in the head. Angelico then suplexes Evans, who flips onto Beretta for a near fall. Evans wipes Taylor out with a wild moonsault to the floor. Angelico quickly knees Beretta in the face. Angelico hits a crucifix powerbomb in the corner. Evans tags in and hits a wild 630, but Taylor breaks up the pin!
Angelico and Taylor fight it out before Angelico knocks him out of the ring. An “AEW” chant fires up. Beretta catches Evans with an inside cradle for a near fall. Angelico punches Beretta before sending him into the turnbuckle. Beretta takes Evans down, and Taylor takes Angelico out with a summersault senton. The Best Friends then hit an incredible crusher/stomp combination for the win!
Winners by Pinfall: Best Friends (Chuck Taylor and Trent Beretta)
They tease a hug post-match, but the lights go out. The lights come on, and there are people in the ring. They go out and on again, and masked men pull the two tag teams out and attack. The two main guys in the ring hit slams before hitting Beretta with a double-team Gory Special/Reverse Blockbuster. The crowd chants, “Who are you?” The masked goons set up a human throne for the masked person to sit in. The mystery team was Evil Uno and Stu Grayson, The Super Smash Brothers.
All Out will air on August 31 from Chicago, Illinois.
Aja Kong, Yuka Sakazaki, and Emi Sakura vs. Hikaru Shida, Riho Abe, and Ryo Mizunami
Shida and Sakazuki start out, but Mizunami and Kong tag in soon after. They lock up and shove each other off. They lock up again, and Kong powers Mizunami into the ropes. Kong chops the chest before sending her into the ropes. Kong goes for a shoulder block, but Mizunami doesn’t go down. She tries two more times, but Mizunami soon shoulder blocks her down. Kong gets up and wildly punches away at Mizunami before taking her down. Kong poses before tagging Sakura and Abe. They do a greco-roman knuckle lock spot before Sakazaki comes in. Sakazaki hits Abe with a seated senton. Sakazaki dropkicks Abe down for a two count. Sakazaki scoop slams Abe down before tagging in Sakura. Sakura applies a Mexican Stretch to Abe. Kong tags in and stands on Abe’s hand. Kong hits a snapmare and viciously kicks her in the back. Kong head-butts her before hitting a scoop slam. Kong drops an elbow for a two count. Kong hits a sit-out piledriver, but Shida and Mizunami break it up. Sakazaki comes in and covers for a two count. Sakazaki covers again for a near fall. Abe quickly rolls her up and hits a double stomp.
Mizunami tags in and takes Sakazaki down before taking out Sakura. Kong comes in and takes out Sakazaki. Mizunami spears Kong before chopping away at Sakazaki in the corner. Mizunami forearms Sakazaki in the corner before miming a rope pull. Mizunami chops Sakazaki before German Suplexing her. Abe tags in and takes Kong down some how. Abe hits Sakazaki with a 619 before coming off the top rope. Kong kicks Abe out of mid-air before murdering her with a back suplex driver for a near fall! Kong goes to the second rope, but misses an elbow drop. Shida comes in and goes for a brainbuster on Kong, but she can’t lift her. Kong fights it off. The referee is distracted, and Kong misses a can shot. Shida grabs a kendo stick and hits away at Kong’s can. Shida hits Kong with the kendo stick, but Kong comes back with a can shot to the head. Sakura tags in and hits a running cross-body in the corner. Sakura follows up with a backbreaker to Shida. Shida and Sakura trade forearms before Shida boots her. Abe runs in and helps clear the enemies off the apron. Shida hits a deadlift superplex on Sakura. Sakazaki mistimes a splash meant to break up a pin, so the referee had to hold up. Kong hits a double suplex on Mizunami and Abe. Sakazaki hits a top rope plancha onto Abe and Mizunami. Kong hits Shida with a brainbuster. Sakura goes to the top rope and hits a moonsault for a near fall! The timekeeper thought the match was over and rang the bell. The crowd is buzzing and taunting the timekeeper. Kong accidentally hits Sakura with a back fist. Shida hits a Shining Wizard on Sakura for the win.
Winners by Pinfall: Hikaru Shida, Riho Abe, and Ryo Mizunami
Video Package: Cody vs. Dustin Rhodes
Cody makes his entrance in what looks like Triple H’s Hunter Hearst Helmsley attire. There is a Triple H throne on the stage. Brandi Rhodes hands him a sledgehammer from under the ring. Cody goes up and hits the throne, which explodes.
Cody w/ Brandi Rhodes vs. “The Natural” Dustin Rhodes
They lock up, and Cody takes Rhodes down before taunting him to a huge ovation. Cody sends him out of the ring and hits a suicide dive. Rhodes comes back with a strike and hits a summersault senton off the apron. Rhodes bulldogs him and hits the 10 punches in the corner. Rhodes punches away at his brother, but Cody ducks out before the Bionic Elbow. Brandi Rhodes soon distracts Rhodes, and Cody takes Rhodes down with an over-the-shoulder gutbuster for a near fall. Rhodes fights back, but Cody takes him down with a scoop powerslam for a near fall. Rhodes fights back at Cody and soon gets him setup for Shattered Dreams. Rhodes gears up, but Cody sends him headfirst into the exposed turnbuckle. Cody stands on Rhodes’ head and kicks him out of the ring. Brandi Rhodes then spears Dustin Rhodes down on the floor. JR hilariously asks, “What kind of family is this for God’s sake?” Earl Hebner ejects Brandi Rhodes from ringside! Diamond Dallas Page comes down and carries Brandi to the back.
Rhodes is busted wide open. Cody punches away at his bleeding brother and bits the forehead. Rhodes is bleeding profusely. Cody rubs his brother’s blood on his chest and covers him in the ring for a near fall. Rhodes tries to punch, but the blood in his eyes lets him swing wildly. Cody dropkicks him down for a two count. Cody punches him to the corner. Rhodes tries to cover up in the corner and begs Cody off. Cody viciously whips him into the opposite corner. Rhodes is a complete bloody mess. Cody hits a Curb Stomp for a near fall. Blood is disgustingly pouring out of the temple of Dustin Rhodes. This is gore on another level. Rhodes somehow manages to catch Cody with a scoop powerslam for a near fall. Cody quickly takes Rhodes down and applies a Figure Four Leglock. Rhodes, still bleeding profusely, fights off the pain and turns the Figure Four on his brother Cody. Rhodes takes off his weightlifting belt, but Earl Hebner takes it away. Rhodes grabs the belt, pulls his brother’s pants down, and belts his bare behind. Rhodes follows up with an amazing Code Red for a near fall! Rhodes gets Cody on the top rope for a superplex, and they wildly fall to the mat. Rhodes follows up with Cross Rhodes for a near fall! Unreal!
Cody knees his brother in the face before giving a low blow behind the referee’s back. Cody follows up with a Disaster Kick and the Cross Rhodes, but Rhodes kicks out! Cody, covered in his brother’s blood, cannot believe it. The blood is gushing off Rhodes’ face. They pull each other up, and Rhodes head-butts Cody. Rhodes hits a big Cross Rhodes… but Cody kicks out! Rhodes cannot believe it! The crowd is chanting, “This is awesome!” Rhodes viciously punches his brother, and Cody responds with a right hand. They trade big punches before Cod drops down and uppercuts him. Rhodes kicks him and drops down for an uppercut. Cody quickly hits Rhodes with a bicycle kick and charges, but Rhodes turns him inside out for a near fall. The ring is absolutely coated in blood. Cody hits Rhodes with a Vertebreaker and gets to his feet. Cody hits the Cross Rhodes for the win.
Winner by Pinfall: Cody
Cody says Rhodes doesn’t get to retire here. Cody says he put his name down on a piece of paper for Fyter Fest with a partner of his choosing to take on The Young Bucks. Cody says he doesn’t need a partner. Cody doesn’t need a friend. Cody needs his older brother. They’re both crying in the ring. They embrace in the ring and the crowd erupts with joy. Cody then holds the ropes open for his brother to exit the ring. The Rhodes brothers walk off to a huge ovation.
On the “Buy In” Preshow, “Hangman” Page won the Casino Battle Royal for a future shot at the AEW World Championship.
AEW World Championship Presentation
Jack Whitehall is in in the ring for the AEW Championship presentation. BRET “HITMAN” HART will present the championship! Hart greets Las Vegas. A “Holy Sh!t” chant picks up. Hart says it’s great to be back in Las Vegas. 26 years ago, he defended the World Title here. It’s a great honor for him to be here tonight for another sold out World Championship wrestling match tonight. It’s a real honor. Hart thanks AEW for giving him a chance to be the first presenter of this absolutely beautiful belt. Hart introduces Hangman Page, the man who will face either Chris Jericho or Kenny Omega next month or a few months from now.
“Hangman” Adam Page makes his entrance. MJF interrupts the presentation. An “Asshole” chant picks up. MJF says the people bought a ticket to see him, so they can shut up. MJF says he’s the youngest and fastest rising star: Maxwell Jacob Freedman. MJF shouts that a fan is coming to attack Hart. MJF then laughs. MJF says the people are jealous they’re looking at the future of All Elite Wrestling. MJF says a horse can’t be the face of this company. MJF says he’s no horse professor, but no matter how fast or strong that horse is they’re put down when they have a bum leg. MJF tells Page to relinquish his title shot and give it to a real man. MJF calls Hart “old man” and says he’ll be the best there is, the best there was, and the best there ever will be. MJF then says that catchphrase sucks. MJF says he’s better than Page. Page goes to attack, but MJF gets away and calls him “Seabiscuit.”
Jungle Boy comes up from behind MJF. MJF says he has no interest in wrestling a prepubescent teenager and walks off. Jimmy Havoc then cuts MJF off. Page, Jungle Boy, and Jimmy Havoc have MJF surrounded. They attack MJF and send him into the crowd. Havoc and Jungle Boy punch MJF to the back. Hart then holds up the AEW World Championship, and an “AEW” chant fires up. The belt is really nice.
Video Package: AAA World Tag Team Championships
AAA World Tag Team Championships
The Lucha Brothers (Pentagon Jr. and Fenix) vs. The Young Bucks (c’s)
Pentagon Jr. will start against Matt Jackson. Matt talks some trash, but Pentagon points to the crowd who are super loud. Pentagon takes his glove off and tosses it to the referee. Pentagon goes for his taunt, but Matt stops him. Pentagon quickly goes for the Penta Driver, but Matt gets out. Matt tries for a move, but Pentagon gets out and does his taunt. Fenix tags in and springboards into the ring. Matt kicks Fenix and applies a side headlock. Nick Jackson tags in, and The Young Bucks nearly hit one another. The Young Bucks go for a double-team, but Fenix counters and gets them out of the ring. The Young Bucks look frustrated. Nick takes Fenix down and kicks him. Fenix slides out of the ring, avoids a kick, and they both go for dropkicks outside. Neither connect with anything!
An “AEW” chant picks up. They get in the ring and trade shoulder blocks. A “Tag Team Wrestling” chant picks up. Fenix chops Nick, and Nick responds with a chop. They trade vicious chops before Nick forearms away at him. Nick hits the ropes, and Fenix hits a nice dropkick. Matt runs in, and Pentagon kicks him. Fenix follows up with a forearm. The Lucha Brothers then double superkick Matt. The Lucha Brothers then take Nick down and hit a wild double-team Code Red splash for a near fall! Pentagon argues the count with the referee.
The Lucha Brothers try for a double whip, but Nick kicks Pentagon and hits The Lucha Brothers with an arm drag/head-scissor takeover combo. Nick Jackson has wiped out The Lucha Brothers singlehandedly. Matt comes in and clotheslines Fenix before hitting one to Pentagon. Matt puts them both in the corner, but he eats a boot from Fenix. Matt quickly gorilla presses Fenix before spearing Pentagon. Matt then gets pumped up. Nick tags in and attacks the arm. Matt tags in and talks trash to Pentagon. Matt wrenches the arm, and Nick tags in to try a double stomp. Pentagon pulls Matt into the double stomp. Nick quickly takes Pentagon down and checks on his brother. The Young Bucks send Pentagon into the ropes before hitting a leapfrog head-scissor. The Young Bucks then catch Fenix on the apron with a head-scissor and dropkick him to the floor. Matt punches Pentagon to the corner and charges, but Pentagon moves. Nick accidentally hits his brother, and Pentagon hits Nick with a monkey flip into Matt. Fenix tags in and charges, but The Young Bucks move. Fenix then wildly jumps around the ropes before giving Nick a hurricanrana off the top rope. Fenix then hits Matt with a falling crusher for a near fall. Fenix cannot believe it.