AEW Dark Elevation Results – December 5, 2022
Nick Comoroto vs. Hagane Shinno
Match starts off with Nick Comoroto flicks his lollipop into Hagane Shinno’s face. Shinno picks it up and flicks it back. Side headlock from Shinno, Comoroto just stands up out of it then lands a shoulder block. Some corner work from Comoroto then they hit the ropes and Shinno fires up with some strikes but he can’t get Comoroto down.
Comoroto catches a jumping Shinno and hits a powerslam. Shinno fights back with some kicks then a dropkick in the corner but he runs into a clothesline. Comoroto has had enough of this, he hits some backbreakers but Shinno counters one into a crucifix to get the shocking win.
Winner: Hagane Shinno
After the match Comoroto & Aaron Solo attack Shinno and Solo lays him out with a Trouble In Paradise.
Tag Team Match
Beast Of Burdens vs. Alice Crowley & Kitty LaFleur
Kitty LaFleur & Marina Shafir start us off, they tie up and Shafir hits an inside trip then start laying in strikes in the corner. Chop from Shafir then a foot sweep and she ties up LaFleur in a cutthroat bow and arrow variation then transitions to an armbar attack but just drags LeFleur over so she can tag in Nyla Rose.
Scoop slam and a leg drop from Rose & she takes issue with Vickie Guerrero not paying attention to the match and flirting with some poor soul in the crowd. That distraction allows LaFleur to tag in Alice Crowley who immediately gets crushed with a clothesline.
Shafir tags back in and drops Crowley with a kick and Rose follows up with a splash. Shafir tries to tie up Crowley but LaFleur comes in only to get tossed out. Their 3D variation with a DDT get the win.
Winners: Beast Of Burdens
Kiera Hogan vs. Nikki Victory
Nikki Victory lands strikes but misses a corner attack and Kiera Hogan lands a slap then a drop toe hold to set up a hip attack. Superkick from Hogan gets a 2 count. Victory starts firing up with strikes in the corner then she shoves Hogan a few times. Hogan fires up with strikes then some corner offense and a hip attack followed but a running kick. Buzzsaw Kick from Hogan but only a 2 count. Victory lands a kick then a Stunner but that’s only a 2 count as well. Jawbreaker from Hogan, then a cradle back suplex gets the victory.
Winner: Kiera Hogan
Tag Team Match
Top Flight vs. The Outrunners
Darius Martin & Truth Magnum get us going, they trade side headlocks then hit the ropes and Darius hits an arm drag. Dante Martin tags back in and attacks the arm of Magnum then they hit the ropes again and Dante lands an arm drag. Magnum fights free and tags in Turbo Floyd but he gets arm dragged right away.
Darius tags in and hits a suplex with an assist from Dante, then Dante hits a hilo and we get some double team action from Top Flight. Floyd drops Darius onto the corner and tags in Magnum. Some attacks in the corner from Magnum, then Turbo tags in and misses an elbow drop.
Dante tags the hot tag and runs wild as Magnum tags in. The usual corner offense from Dante then a high crossbody for a 2 count. Darius tags in and kicks Magnum the hits a slingshot Flatliner but Floyd breaks up the pin. Dante ejects Floyd and tags in then hits the Nose Dive to get the win
Winners: Top Flight
In the back Ethan Page is being interviewed next to Matt Hardy & Private Party, Page is canceling their match because of the injury to Marq Quen. Hardy claims the Hardy Party is ready, but Page isn’t going to send an injured wrestler out there. Isiah Kassidy tries to make a masturbation joke, which falls flat. Page says if that injury wasn’t enough reason to cancel their match then Kassidy’s sense of humor would be. He brings up that Private Party has been dropping the ball lately. Page reminds them that at this point Private Party will be paying the fines that Matt Hardy incurs. Hardy asks to just pay his fine and move on, but Page is just taking it out of their paychecks. Page tells Hardy to keep attacking him and being a pain because Private Party will keep paying. Hardy yells in comical fashion, then apologizes for attacking Ethan Page and this Wednesday he says he’ll have Page’s back, but again implores Page to leave Private Party out of this. Page doesn’t need Hardy to have his back, he needs him to follow orders, then Page walks off. Hardy apologizes to Private Party and says they’ll get through this.
Emi Sakura vs. Madison Rayne
Emi Sakura jumps Madison Rayne before the bell and starts laying into her as the ref starts the match. Butterfly suplex from Sakura then she lays in a chop. Rayne tries to strike with Sakura, that goes poorly as Sakura lands a chop into a clothesline then ties up Rayne and spanks her before posing for tea.
Corner chops from Sakura but Rayne lands a boot to avoid a corner crossbody. Strikes form Rayne then a sliding clothesline and a northern lights suplex for a 2 count. Sakura avoids a suplex and hits a Whirling Dervish then the corner crossbody.
Rayne fights off a Queen’s Gambit and hits a Cutter for a 2 count. Rayne sets for Cross Rayne but Sakura counters into Magistral Cradle to get the pin.
Winner: Emi Sakura
Lee Moriarty vs Serpentico
Match starts off with a lock up and Lee Moriarty immediately out wrestles Serpentico and makes Serpentico get to the ropes to break things up. Serpentico fights back and hits a hurricanrana. Moriarty hits a Flatliner into the corner to take over and he starts laying in stomps.
They trade some strikes but Moriarty is out gunning Serpentico at every turn. Moriarty wants to trade strikes with Serpentico, and he avoids his strikes then lands an enziguri. Serpentico lands a superkick then a gamengiri but he misses a flying nothing then follows up with his own Flatliner for a 2 count.
Moriarty avoids a corner attack and lands a kick then a back suplex into a facebuster, follows with the Border City Stretch and Serpentico has to tap out.
Winner By Submission: Lee Moriarty
The Embassy vs. Facade,Dan Adams & Star Rider
Kaun & Façade start us off, Kaun misses some offense and eats a kick. Chop from Kaun then an Alabama Slam. Toa Liona tags in he & Kaun squash Façade in the corner a few times then Liona launches him into his corner. Dan Adams tags in and tosses his hat away. DDT from Adams but Liona no sells it, then Adams with a misdirection nose flick and Liona then wipes him out with a crossbody.
Liona stuffs Adam’s hat into his mouth and stomps on him. Adams tries body shots, that doesn’t work but he’s able to slip free and tag in Star Rider. Rider with some dropkicks but he eats a belly 2 belly suplex. Liona cheap shots Adams but Façade snaps him over the top rope and hits a dropkick but now Liona tags in Brian Cage.
Façade jumps at Cage, but Cage catches him in suplex position then nails him with a Drill Claw. Adams tries to get involved but Liona Pounces him into a corner. Kaun hits Rider with a knee strike, then we get a tossing sit out Shield Bomb to get the win.
Winners: The Embassy
After the match Dalton Castle & The Boys show up to pose with their ROH 6 Man Tag Team Titles on the entrance stage while The Embassy stare them down.
Kip Sabian vs. Alex Reynolds
Alex Reynolds attacks Kip Sabian at the bell and starts laying into Sabian. Big boot from Reynolds then he clotheslines Sabian out of the ring. Reynolds bounces Sabian off the ring apron but Penelope Ford distracts Reynolds & Sabian hits a kick then a springboard moonsault to the outside.
Back in the ring Sabian with a springboard dropkick. Sabian lands some stomps then corner strikes. Reynolds starts firing up with strikes but eats a Satellite DDT then Sabian mocks the thumbs up from Orange Cassidy. Sabian up top but misses the double stomp. Reynolds with some clotheslines in the corner then a Yakuza Kick in the corner.
Reynolds puts Sabian on the top rope and follows him up, but Sabian avoids a 2nd rope Stunner then lands an enziguri to set up a Stun Gun. Sabian up top again, hits a double stomp to the back but only gets a near fall. Cannonball senton in the corner from Sabian gets another 2 count, then he tries the Anarchist Suplex but Reynolds counters into a Small Package for a 2 count.
Knee strike from Sabian but Reynolds fires back with a clothesline then a Tiger Driver and a piledriver but all that only gets a near fall. Ford distracts Reynolds with a 10 taunt that messes with Reynolds and allows Sabian to avoids a rolling elbow then hit a kick to the back of the head before Sabian hits Burning Hammer gets the win.
Winner: Kip Sabian
Konosuke Takeshita vs. Aaron Solo
Match starts off with Konosuke Takeshita & Aaron Solo circle around the ring before they lock up and Takeshita grabs a side headlock then hits a shoulder block. More rope running then Takeshita hits a hurricanrana and sends Solo out of the ring. Comoroto blocks a dive from Takeshita & Solo jumps him from behind.
Corner offense from Solo, and here comes Don Callis to watch the match. Takeshita catches a kick and misses a clothesline but hits the ropes to land a diving clothesline. Solo rolls out of the ring, and Takeshita hits a dive onto Solo & Comoroto.
Back in the ring Takeshita hits a clothesline for a 2 count. Solo flips out of a back suplex and lands a double stomp. Suplex from Solo then he heads up top only to miss a flying nothing and eat a Blue Thunder Bomb from Takeshita for a 2 count.
Solo avoids a Zahi and lands a knee but misses a tornado kick then Takeshita clocks him with an elbow. They trade roll ups and Takeshita hits a wheelbarrow suplex with a bridge to score the win.
Winner: Konosuke Takeshita
After the match Takeshita stares down at Callis to close out this week’s Dark Elevation.
Dynamite Diamond Ring Battle Royal
Ethan Page vs. Ricky Starks vs. Brian Cage vs. Shawn Dean vs. Dalton Castle vs. Jack Perry vs. Matt Hardy vs. More TBD
Tag Team Match
Jericho Appreciation Society vs. Blackpool Combat Club
The Baddies vs. Kiera Hogan,Skye Blue & Madison Rayne
AEW World Tag Team Title Match
The Acclaimed (c) vs. FTR
TNT Title Match
Samoa Joe (c) vs. Darby Allin
Friday’s Rampage so far
Regina Di Wave Title Match
Hikaru Shida (c) vs. The Bunny
ROH Final Battle Card So Far (Dec 10th)
ROH World Title Match
Chris Jericho (c) vs. Claudio Castagnoli (If Castagnoli loses he must join Jericho Appreciation Society)
Pure Title Match
Daniel Garcia (c) vs. Wheeler Yuta
Television Title Match
Samoa Joe (c) vs. Juice Robinson
Women’s Title Match
Mercedes Martinez (c) vs. Athena
Tag Team Match
Swerve In Our Glory vs. Shane Taylor & JD Griffey