AEW Dynamite Results
January 20, 2021
Jacksonville, Florida (Daily’s Place)
Results by: Josh Boutwell of Wrestleview.com
The Dark Order comes to the ring and presents a birthday cake to Brodie Jr. and John Silver says that tonight they will be getting a brand new recruit in Adam Page but it’s also Brodie Jr.’s birthday. Brodie Jr. is wearing his dad’s ring jacket. Silver leads the crowd in singing Happy Birthday to Brodie Jr.
Luther and Serpentico interrupt the birthday celebration and Luther says they don’t care and says AEW is becoming a daycare center. He calls Brodie Jr. “Punkie Brewster” and bitches about him calling Luther stupid on AEW Dark. A “you look stupid” chant from the crowd serenades him. Luther says Brodie Jr. is the “doofus” and the Chaos Project doesn’t like children. He says they are going to ruin his birthday but Dark Order jumps them. TH2 hits the ring, as well. Adam Page runs out and hits a huge dive off the stage onto everyone!
8-Man Tag Team Match
The Dark Order (John Silver, Colt Cabana & Alex Reynolds) & “Hangman” Adam Page vs. The Chaos Project (Luther & Serpentico) & TH2
Luther breaks out some interesting offense where he legitimately uses Serpentico and Angelico as weapons on his opponents. He Bulldogs Angelico onto Silver and Slams Serpentico onto him. Page comes in and his a house afire on all the heels, connecting with a big Spinebuster on Evans. Serpentico dives off the top into a Belly-to-Belly Release Suplex for a nearfall.
All eight men hit the ring and a brawl starts. Dark Order tosses TH2 and Luther to the outside and then Page hits a Roaring Elbow on Serpentico. Angelico comes in and eats a Fall Away Slam from Page. Page goes for a Plancha but Evans moves and then goes for a Spinning Enziguri off the apron. Page moves and Silver dives onto Evans. Reynolds hits a Somersault Plancha onto Luther and Serpentico on the outside. Page hits the Golden Moonsault onto Chaos Project and TH2!
In the ring, Silver and Reynolds climb on Page’s back and then he drops back into a Senton onto Serpentico for two. The Beaver Boys lift Serpentico up to Cabana on the top but Luther shoves Cabana off allowing Serpentico to hit a Superkcick and DDT on Reynolds. Evans hits a 450 Splash off the top for two.
Evans goes for a dive onto Page on the outside but Page catches him and Powerbombs him inot the front row. Luther drags Cabana onto the stage and is going to Powerbomb him onto the cake but Brodie Jr. hits him with a kendo stick allowing Cabana to backdrop him inot the cake. In the ring, Silver and Reynolds break out a bunch of tandem offense on Serpentico capped off with a Buckshot Lariat from Page for the pin.
Winners: Dark Order & Page via pinfall (Buckshot Lariat)
The Dark Order holds Serpentico while Brodie Jr. brains him with a kendo stick. “My birthday was three days ago you idiots,” Brodie Jr. says. Silver says Page is very handsome and he likes him a lot and asks if he will join the group. He even gets on his knee to ask the question. Page says he can’t but a bunch of confetti drops and “he said yes” appears on the big screen as they celebrate. They realize he actually said no and Page says he had fun hanging out with them but he’s done the group thing before and it didn’t end well.
Alex Marvez approaches MJF and Jericho backstage about tonight’s match. MJF tells him to stop talking and says his breath smells like rats in an orgy. MJF says he is a little worried that the match could drive a further wedge between the group tonight. Jericho says it will actually bring them closer. He says they will move on as a unit no matter who wins tonight.
Tony Schiavone says that Sting has something to say Darby Allin and The Icon makes his way down to the ring followed shortly after by the TNT Champ himself. Sting says there is something in Allin that reminds him of Sting and he calls Allin a phenomenal wrestler and congratulates him on being the TNT Champion. Sting says he wasn’t here to interrupt the match but just wanted to make sure he had a fair chance.
Taz interrupts him and appears on the screen with his crew. Taz tells Sting to shutup and says there was nothing about what they did last week and that they fight dirty. Taz says his group have been gentlemen but he grew up in the streets and they are all street fights so if they want to get in the streets they can do that, too.
Taz calls Sting and Allin bitches and challenges them to “take it to the streets.” Allin says if they want to take it to the streets they better be careful what they wish for because it might just happen.
Earlier today The Young Bucks show up at Kenny Omega’s house for a “meeting of The Elite.” Michael Nakazawa, acting like Omega’s assistant, brings them to Omega’s living room. They see a painting of Omega and Callis all muscled up in the living room and they laugh at it. Callis approaches them and the Bucks are pissed at him about what happened last week. Callis says that Omega is unable to attend this meeting today but he would give a message to him that they came.
Callis says that the Bucks have known Omega for a long time and gives them a check to “compensate” them for their time because Omega doesn’t have time to hang out with them. The Bucks get offended at Callis and says he wasn’t on those 12-hour bus rides in Japan with them and Omega. Callis says they were once good friends but now they’re holding Omega back. Matt rips up Callis’ check and says they used to work for Callis’ employer so he knows those checks aren’t good anymore. They attack Callis off screen.
“The American Nightmare” Cody Rhodes w/Arn Anderson vs. “Pretty” Peter Avalon
Cody immediately hits Avalon with the CrossRhodes but Jade Cargill comes out distracting him. Avalon kicks Cody in the nuts as the referee is telling Cargill to stay out of the ring. Avalon goes after Cody’s knee. Avalon hits a Superplex off the top. Avalon hits a Vertical Suplex for a nearfall. Cody and Avalon run into each other with clotheslines causing both men to crash and burn.
Avalon goes for a Diving Moonsault off the top but Cody moves and attempts to leapfrog Avalon only for him to land knee first on Avalon. Avalon dumps Cody to the floor and hits a Tope Suicicda sending Cody into the guardrail. Avalon tosses Cody back in the ring but walks into a Cody Cutter. Cody hits a Powerslam and then puts him in a Figure Four. Avalon manages to roll over but Cody rolls it back and slaps Avalon in the face before Avalon taps.
Winner: Rhodes via pinfall (Figure Four)
Backstage Tully Blanchard and FTR talk about being No. 1 contenders when Jurassic Express barge in and get in their faces. Jungle Boy says they might be the best team in the world but he knows he could beat either one of them. Dax says he’ll fight Jungle Boy next week and he doesn’t need anyone else to do it. Luchasaurus says he’s going to be ringside next week to make sure NO ONE gets involved.
Nick Comorato vs. Jon Moxley
Comorato is a guy that was formerly signed to WWE as a developmental talent. He actually gets in some offense to start the match and hits a Backbreaker before putting Moxley in a modified Bow and Arrow. Moxley breaks the hold and starts biting Comorato. Moxley hits a series of forearms but Comorato catches him with a Fireman’s Carry Neckbreaker for a nearfall.
Comorato goes for a Corner Splash but Moxley moves and hits a series of roundhouse kicks. Moxley goes for a Brainbuster but Comorato blocks it only for Moxley to catch him with a German Suplex. Moxley hits a big Lariat but Comorato doesn’t go down and instead lifts him up in a Fireman’s Carry. Moxley counters and locks in a Rear Naked Choke for the KO win.
Winner: Moxley via KO (Rear Naked Choke)
Moxley says that anything can happen on AEW Dynamite and things are getting crazy around here. Moxley says he can’t keep track of who is in the Bullet Club or the Elite or Impact Wrestling. Omega says since Omega thought he could bring his “frat brothers from Nashville” to watch his back but all he did was make things more fun and provide more bodies for Moxley to break. Moxley says that the bigger the mountain to climb, the sweeter it is at the top. Moxley says that Omega can bring the whole city of Nashville or all of Mexico or Japan but it won’t matter because all roads lead through him.
Next week Eddie Kingston will face Lance Archer and he Kingston says he doesn’t prepare for fights, he just fights. Archer approaches Kingston and says he will put Kingston’s ass down next week. Jake Roberts calls Kingston a chicken shit and says if he wants to talk shit he should do it in the ring next week without his “two monkeys” behind him.
Marvez approaches Kenny Omega backstage but he blows him off and walks into the locker room with Callis. Omega notices the bruise on Callis’ face and he pretends like he doesn’t want to tell Omega who did it before blurting out that it was the Bucks.
Marq Quen and Daunte Martin start off against each other. They show off their athleticism with beautiful counters and fast paced offense. Darius and Kassidy come in and do the same. Top Flight and Sydal trip team Quen and then Top Flight botches a double team move. Sydal hits a Standing Moonsault for two.
Matt yells at Quen for getting owned in that sequence, so Quen gets pissed and throws his jacket at Sydal. Kassidy tags in and they double team Sydal until Top Flight runs in and their team ends up putting Private Party in a Triple Crab in a cool sequence. Hardy breaks up the holds. Quen hits an insane Springboard Frog Splash for two on Sydal.
Private Party and Hardy isolate Sydal in their corner for several minutes. Private party attempts a Double Suplex on Sydal but he lands on his feet and hits a Double Rana. Darius tags in and hits some crazy offense on everybody. He hits a Standing Spanish Fly on Kassidy and blocks a Twist of Fate attempt from Hardy. Darius tosses him to the floor and then hits a Tope Suicida sending Hardy into the barricade.
Daunte tags in and stops Private Party from hitting Silly Sling. Daunte then leaps over his brother’s back into a Splash onto Kassidy and rolls him up for a nearfall. Darius tags back in and Top Flight goes for a double team move only for Kassidy to counter and tag Hardy. Hardy hits Side Effects on Top Flight and then catches Sydal off the top with one for a nearfall.
Quen hits a Leaping Enziguri on Sydal for a nearfall but Sydal comes back with a Spinning Roundhouse. Daunte tags Sydal and hits a Flipping Rana off the top for a nearfall. Top Flight lifts Quen up to the top rope but Hardy dumps Darius to the floor. Kassidy hits Daunte with a chair as the referee was distracted by Hardy. Quen hits the Shooting Star Press for the pin.
Winners: Private Party & Hardy via pinfall (Shooting Star Press)
Private Party attacks Top Flight and Sydal after the match. Hardy hitsa Twist of Fate on Darius Martin and then one for Sydal, too.
MJF comes into the Inner Circle locker room and says that if it was up to him he isn’t sure if he would go forward with the match, but says Jericho is the leader and what he says goes. Sammy gets in MJF’s face and says that if he got his way a lot of things wouldn’t happen. MJF says they are family and they have to be a family to succeed. MJF says he respects Sammy because he isn’t afraid to speak his opinion but asks him to understand that he wants what is best for the group.
“Legit” Leyla Hirsch vs. Penelope Ford w/Kip Sabian, Chuck Taylor & Miro
Taylor is dressed in a tux and Miro is calling him Charles Taylor. He holds the ropes open for Ford as she comes to the ring. Hirsch and Ford exchange waist locks before Hirsch trips Ford and puts her in a Waistlock. She rolls Ford all around the ring ragdolling her before taking her down again and getting a quick two.
Ford kicks Hirsch in the knee and puts her in a headlock. Ford hits a shoulder block but Hirsch nips up only for Taylor to trip her after being told to by Sabian. Hirsch still catches Ford in a Cross Armbreaker. Ford gets to the ropes and Hirsch goes after Sabian only to eat a Pump Kick from Ford. Ford throws Hirsch into the barricade as Sabian taunts her.
Ford misses a clothesline and walks into a series of forearms from Hirsch. Hirsch blocks a Spin Kick attempt and forces Ford to do a split and then hits a Flying Knee. Hirsch hits a Deadlift German Suplex and then a Running Knee in the corner for a nearfall. Hirsch goes to the top but Ford pulls her down and attempts a Cartwheel Axe Kick. Hirsch moves and and then springs to the top but hits a beautiful Springboard Somersault Plancha onto Taylor and Sabian instead. As she climbs back in, Ford hits a Pump Kick and then Sabian holds her legs down as Ford gets the pin.
Winner: Ford via pinfall (Pump Kick)
After the match, Miro calls “Charles” in the ring and tells him to look into the future and see where he can go. Miro tells Taylor to look Orange Cassidy in the face and tell him that Miro is now his best friend. Taylor does it
The Good Brothers are attacking Pentagon backstage before Omega joins in. The Good Brothers choke Penta with a cable. Omega uses the heel of his boot to stab at the eye of Penta.
MJF & Chris Jericho w/Wardlow vs. Proud-n-Powerful vs. Sammy Guevara & Jake Hager
The winning team in this match will be considered the “official tag team” of the Inner Circle. Guevara and MJF stat off but MJF tags out instead of locking up with him. Sammy is on fire to start off with a ton of offense of Jericho. Guevara dropkicks Jericho to the floor and then fakes him out like he’s going to dive but backflips back in the ring and break dances to taunt him.
Guevara catapults Jericho into a Forearm Smash from Hager for a nearfall.. Jericho manages to cut Jericho off and tags Santana. Hager tags in and Hager shows off his strength until PNP isolate Hager in their corner. PNP hits a Double Back Suplex on Hager but Jericho blind tags himself in. Jericho eats a Springboard Cross Body from Santana followed by a Senton and then a Moonsault from Santana off Ortiz’s back.
Jericho goes for a Running Bulldog on Guevara but he blocks it causing Jericho to get hung up in the ropes. MJF and Hager tag in and Hager destroys MJF with clotheslines and a Powerslam much to Schiavone’s glee. Guevara tags in and hits a Springboard Cutter on MJF but Ortiz tags MJF. Guevara attempts a Shooting Star Press off the apron on Jericho but Jericho moves and Guevara lands on his feet. Ortiz and Santana dive onto Jericho and MJF on the floor. Guevara hits a Fossbury Flop onto MJF.
Guevara goes up top but PNP cut him off and MJF lifts Guevara up on his shoulders only to eat a Poison Rana from Guevara! Guevara climbs back up with Ortiz and hits a Spanish Fly for a close two. Jericho grabs his bat but Hager catches him and kicks him in the face! Wardlow hands the ring to MJF but Hager sees that, too and decks him with a big right!
PNP hit a Double Enziguri on Hager but he comes right back with a Double Clothesline! Guevara hits a Standing Shooting Star for a nearfall on Ortiz. MJF Powerbombs Guevara and then Jericho hits the Lionsault for a nearfall. Jericho almost slipped on that. Ortiz blind tags Guevara and PNP hits a Flipping Powerslam on Jericho for a nearfall.
Jericho comes back with the Codebreaker on Ortiz but he kicks out at two. MJF tags in and they attempt a Backdrop but Ortiz counters into a Double DDT. Hager tags in and hits a Hager Bomb on MJF. Guevara hits a Swanton Bomb for two but Ortiz breaks it up. Guevara hits GTA on Jericho and then goes for one on MJF but Wardlow hits Sammy allowing MJF to roll him up for the pin.
Winners: MJF & Jericho via pinfall (rollup)