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AEW vs. WWE NXT (Double Or Nothing 2023 vs. Battleground 2023) Live Coverage – Part 1

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AEW Double Or Nothing 2023 and WWE NXT Battleground 2023 are going head-to-head tonight.

This marks the first time since April 1989 that two major pro-wrestling promotions are airing their pay-per-views head-to-head, after WWF’s WrestleMania V and World Championship Wrestling’s Clash of the Champions VI.

Below is the match-card for Double Or Nothing (which is taking place at the T-Mobile Arena in the Las Vegas suburb of Paradise, Nevada):

AEW World Championship Match: MJF (c) vs. Darby Allin vs. “Jungle” Boy Jack Perry vs. Sammy Guevara

Ladder Match For The TNT Championship: Wardlow (c) vs. Christian Cage

Unsanctioned Match With Sabu As The Special Enforcer: Chris Jericho vs. Adam Cole

Anarchy In The Arena Match: Blackpool Combat Club (Jon Moxley, Bryan Danielson, ROH World Champion Claudio Castagnoli & Wheeler Yuta) vs. The Elite (Kenny Omega, “Hangman” Adam Page & The Young Bucks)

AEW World Tag Team Championship Match: FTR (c) vs. Jeff Jarrett & Jay Lethal

AEW Women’s World Championship Match: Jamie Hayter (c) vs. Toni Storm

TBS Women’s Championship Match: Jade Cargill (c) vs. Taya Valkyrie

21-Man Blackjack Battle Royal For Orange Cassidy’s AEW International Championship

– The Hardys & FTW Champion Hook vs. Ethan Page & The Gunns [The Buy-In Show]

Below are the 21 participants in the Blackjack Battle Royal:

Orange Cassidy (c)

Ricky Starks

The Butcher

The Blade



Lee Moriarty

Big Bill (fka Big Cass in WWE)

Ari Daivari

Tony Nese

Chuck Taylor

Trent Beretta

Kip Sabian

Rey Fénix

Penta El Zero Miedo

Swerve Strickland

Brian Cage

Jay White

Juice Robinson

Keith Lee

Dustin Rhodes

Below is the match-card for Battleground (which is taking place at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Massachusetts):

NXT Championship Match: Carmelo Hayes (c) vs. Bron Breakker

Vacant NXT Women’s Championship Match: Tiffany Stratton vs. Lyra Valkyria

Triple Threat Match For The NXT North American Championship: Wes Lee (c) vs. Tyler Bate vs. Joe Gacy

NXT Tag Team Championship Match: Gallus (c) vs. The Creed Brothers

“British Rounds Rules” Match For The NXT Heritage Cup: Noam Dar (c) vs. Dragon Lee

Last Man Standing Match: Ilja Dragunov vs. Dijak


– On the Double Or Nothing Buy-In show, The Hardys & FTW Champion Hook defeated Ethan Page & The Gunns. With this win, Matt Hardy now controls Ethan’s AEW contract.

– On The Buy-In show, Martha Hart appeared for the opening ceremony of the 2023 Owen Hart Cup Tournament.

– Wes Lee (c) def. Tyler Bate and Joe Gacy in a Triple Threat Match to retain the NXT North American Championship.

– Orange Cassidy eliminated Swerve Strickland in the end to win the 21-man Blackjack Battle Royal to retain the AEW International Championship. Big Bill (fka Big Cass in WWE) and Dustin Rhodes had a great showing in this match.

– Noam Dar (c) def. Dragon Lee with some help from Oro Mensah, Lash Legend & Jakara Jackson in a “British Rounds Rules” match to retain the NXT Heritage Cup

– Adam Cole def. Chris Jericho in an Unsanctioned Match after Cole wrapped a steel chain around his hand and kept punching Jericho in the head until the referee called for the bell.

During this match, ECW Legend Sabu brawled with Jericho and his men, and even put one of them through a Table. You can watch it below:

Britt Baker came out during the match to attack Jericho with a Kendo Stick. Saraya (fka Paige in WWE) came out and got beat up by Baker too.

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