AEW Rampage Results
March 10, 2023
Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA
Results by: Jerome Wilen of Wrestleview.com
We go to the arena with Jim Ross, Tony Schiavone, Excalibur and Chris Jericho on commentary.
Sammy Guevara vs. Action Andretti
Andretti hits Sammy with punches and takes him down with a spear. Andretti works the chest of Sammy with chops and sends him to the outside. The action spills to the outside as Sammy comes back with blows onto Sammy. The action heads to the ramp entrance area. Andretti nails Sammy and hits him with chops to the chest. Andretti hits Sammy with a punch and sends him back in the ring. Andretti then hits Sammy with a huge drop kick. Sammy falls to the outside and then Andretti follows and hits Sammy with a chop to the chest. Both men go back in the ring. Andretti hits Sammy with a huge lariat. Sammy is on the outside and comes back in the ring to met with a clothesline as Sammy falls to the floor. Andretti goes to the outside and Sammy knocks him down as we go to the commercial break.
Picture-in-picture: Both men are back in the ring and Sammy is in control.
Back from the PIP break. Sammy has Andretti in a headlock as the fans are cheering on Andretti. They had a mid air collision as both men attempted to clothesline each other. Both men are now exchanging blows. Andretti then runs the ropes and hits Sammy with a flying elbow. Sammy went to the outside. Andretti followed Sammy to the floor and nails Sammy as he tosses him back in the ring and then follows up with a 450 splash. Andretti covers Sammy, but only gets a two count! Sammy then attempts a spanish fly on Andretti, but he counters and drops him and then covers Sammy – 1, 2, NO! Sammy kicks out! Sammy comes back with a DDT on Andretti and drops him. Andretti falls to the outside holding his knee. Sammy goes to the outside and clears the time keepers table. Sammy sets Andretti up, but Andretti gets up and hits Sammy from behind and sets up Sammy on the table. Andretti climbs to the top rope and hits Sammy with a huge splash as the table breaks and the fans go nuts! Andretti picks up Sammy and rolls him in the ring. Andretti climbs to the top rope, but Daniel Garcia sneaks in a drops Andretti when the ref is distracted. Sammy then hits Andretti with the GTS for the win.
Winner by pinfall: Sammy Guevara
We go to a video package with Darby Allin saying that next week he will make it clear on what is next.
Back from the break, there is a backstage segment with Powerhouse Hobbs and QT Marshall. QT said next week on Dynamite will be the debut of QTV with the real scoop of who really broke into Wardlow’s car.
The Acclaimed come out and rap for their intro.
The Acclaimed vs. Starboy Charlie and Jack Cartwheel
The bell rings and here we go as the fans chant for Billy Gunn with “oh scissor me daddy…”
Bowens begins working Cartwheel. Caster is tagged in. Bowens is tagged backed in and hits Cartwheel with a leg drop from the second rope. Charlie is tagged in, but The Acclaimed double team and they hit Charlie with the mic drop for the win.
Winners by pinfall: The Acclaimed
After the match Angelo Parker and Daddy Magic are on the ramp taunting The Acclaimed.
We go to to a promo with JAS (Chris Jericho, Sammy Guevara and Daniel Garcia) talking about their title match against House of Black for the Trios Titles this Wednesday on Dynamite.
Konosuke Takeshita vs. Preston Vance
The bell rings and here we go. Both men lock-up and hits the ropes as the hold is broken. Both men lock-up and Preston chops Takeshita and then mocks him. Takeshita comes back and hits Vance. Don Callis is on commentary for this match. Vance goes to the outside as Takeshita follows him. We go to a commercial break.
Picture-in-picture: Both men are back in the ring, but Vance goes back to the outside. Vance tosses Takeshita over the guardrail and then brings him back over and tosses him into the ring. Vance drops Takeshita on the ring apron and then as Takeshita rolls back in the ring, Vance picks him up and suplexes him. Vance picks up Takeshita and sends him to the corner. Takeshita tries to come back, but Vance counters.
We now go to a full commercial break.
Back from the break, Vance hits Takeshita with a high boot. Takeshita is able to come back as both men hit each other with a double knock out as the referee starts to count to ten. Both men get up. Takeshita is on the middle rope and hits Vance with a knee strike from the second rope. Takeshita covers Vance, but only gets the two count. Takeshita then nails Vance with a huge knee and covers Vance, but Jose puts Vance’s foot on the rope. Vance then hits Takeshita with a huge lariat and covers Takeshita for only a two count! Takeshita rolls Vance with a backslide and scores the win as the fans cheer him!
Winner by pinfall: Konsuke Takeshita
We go to a backstage segment with Swerve Strickland on how he under estimated Keith Lee and that his boys are out. Strickland tells Lee he has something else in store and to watch his back.
Mark Briscoe is in the ring saying that he comes to represent the best tag team in time and space – The Briscoe Brothers as the fans chant Jay! Mark says its time to move forward with the titles. Mark said he was in the back talking to his main man Tony Khan. Mark said that he told Tony what if we find a huge ladder and hang the ROH Tag Titles and call it the reach for the sky match as the fans cheer. The first entrants are introduced – Lucha Bros come out to a huge ovation. March 31 at Supercard of Honor is when the match will take place.
The Lucha Bros come in to the ring as we go to the commercial break.
Back from the break, we have a video package revealing Hook’s opponent on next week’s Dynamite will be Matt Hardy.
Mark Henry hypes up the main event with a video package of each competitor.
Riho vs. Nyla Rose
The bell rings as Riho hits Nyla with no effect on Nyla. Nyla hits a shoulder tackle on Riho. Riho tried to pick up Nyla but couldn’t. Riho then hits Nyla with a series of dropkicks, sending Nyla to the outside. Riho then tries a diving crossbody from the top rope, but is caught by Nyla as Riho is dropped on the steel steps. Riho comes back and nails Nyla as Riho attempts another crossbody and lands on Nyla. Riho attempts a pin, but Nyla kicks out at two. Nyla picks up Riho and drops her down. Riho rolls to the ring apron and then goes to the outside as Marina Shafir on the outside drops Riho on the floor.
Picture-in-picture: Rhio is back in the ring and continues the offense with knee strikes on Rhio in the corner. Nyla then has Riho in a submission hold and drops her down for a pin attempt, but Riho kicks out at two! Riho comes back with punches on Nyla as Riho is rolled over. Nyla grabs Riho and then covers her but Riho kicks out at two! Nyla then grabs Riho by the hair and picks her up.
Back from the PIP break – Nyla tosses Riho in the corner. Riho climbs to the top as Nyla follows. Nyla and Riho are on the top rope as Rhio hits Nyla with punches and Nyla drops ot the match. Riho then hits Nyla with a running knee strike, followed by a double foot stomp. Riho covers Nyla, but only gets a two count! Nyla recovers and powerslams Riho and covers her but Riho kicks out at two! As Rhio is hanging from the ropes, Nyla hits a huge leg drop on Rhio from the second rope. Nyla covers Rhio – 1 -2 – NO! Rhio kicks out! Rhio then drops Nyla with a suplex! Rhio covers Nyla, but NO! Nyla kicks out at two! Rhio is then nailed from behind by Nyla. Rhio picks up Rhio with a crucifix bomb. Marina Shafir then grabs Rhio, but she fights her off. Rhio then drops Nyla and covers her and gets the win!
After the match Nyla and Shafir double team Rhio. As Shafir and Nyla walk to the back, Ruby Soho, Toni Storm and Saraya come out to Storm’s music. They enter the ring with spray paint as Riho is in the ring. They pick up Riho and spray paint Rhio and then drop her. Storm spays her again and then kicks her down. Sarya jaws at Riho as the three celebrate in the ring – the show goes off the air.