AEW Casino Battle Royal: Adam Hangman Page wins AEW Casino Battle Royal to win an AEW World Championship opportunity against the winner of the Omega Vs Jericho match in the future.
Adam Hangman Page is the winner of the first match for AEW. The young wrestler will now enter the history books and remain there forever. He will now wait eagerly for tonight’s main event. After all, the winner of the Omega Vs Jericho match will be his opponent for the AEW World Championship.
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The Casino Battle royal started with MJF, Sunny Daze, Michael Nakazawa, Brandon Cutler & Dustin Thomas. Brian Pillman Jr, Isiah Kassidy, Jimmy Havoc, Joey Janela (with Penelope Ford) and Shawn Spears were the next in line. Billy Gunn, Glacier, Jungle Boy, Ace Romero, and Mark Quen rounded up the third group. The last group consisted of Luchasaurus, Marko Stunt, Sonny Kiss, Tommy Dreamer and Orange Cassidy. Hangman Page showed up as the Joker, no.21
What went down:
Acey Romero eliminated Marko Stunt. He was then eliminated by Jungle Boy. Shawn Spears (FKA Tye Dillinger) tried to help Dustin Thomas but was eliminated by him. However, Thomas was then eliminated by MJF.
Brandon Cutler took a FameAsser and proceeded to eliminate Billy Gunn. The spot of the night however was Luchasaurus chokeslaming Joey Janela out of the ring through a table, to eliminate him.
Tommy Dreamer eliminated Sonny Kiss before going face to face with Orange Cassidy. Cassidy had a hilarious little segment with Dreamer before getting eliminated. The Hardcore legend however had his head and crotch stapled by Jimmy Havoc. Havoc eventually eliminated Dreamer.
The final 4 were Luchasaurus, Page, Havoc, and MJF.
Luchasaurus big booted Havoc to the floor before he was sent out by Page. MJF ran in and clotheslined Page out of the ring. However, Hangman pulled through and eliminated MJF to win the battle royal.