AEW Rampage notes: Yuta Agrees to Fight for Jericho’s Title Shot
July 29, 2022
After Orange Cassidy and the Best Friends defeated Jay Lethal, Satnam Singh, and Sonjay Dutt, Wardlow cleared the ring.
Cole Karter had an interview with The Factory where they asked him to join.
Lee Moriarty utilized Stokely Hathaway with his win over Matt Sydal and Moriarty finally accepted his card
Tony Schiavone announced Claudio Castagnoli as the new ROH World Champion. This led to Claudio bringing out the ROH Pure Champion Wheeler Yuta. Jericho suggested him vs. Yuta this Wednesday. At first, Yuta said “nah” until Jericho offered up that if Yuta wins, he gets a shot at the Interim World Championship against Jon Moxley.
The Acclaimed promoted a video showing them taking out the trash leading to a Dumpster Match against The Gunn Club next week on Dynamite.
Announced for Battle of the Belts on August 6:
Claudio Castagnoli vs. Konosuke Takeshita
Announced for Dynamite Wednesday:
Dumpster Match: Gunn Club vs. The Acclaimed
Powerhouse Hobbs in Action
Orange Cassidy vs. Jay Lethal
The Undisputed Elite Are Back
Thunderstorm vs Britt Baker & Jamie Hayet
Matt Hardy vs. Christian Cage
Chris Jericho vs. Wheeler Yuta – winner gets Jericho’s title shot
AEW Rampage results:
*The Best Friends over Jay Lethal, Satnam Singh & Sonjay Dutt in 8:06
*Ethan Page over Leon Ruff in 1:32
*Lee Moriarty over Matt Sydal in 7:56
*Anna Jay over Ruby Soho in 9:47