AEW Rampage Grades: Former WWE Superstar Opens the Show, Matt Hardy Fights and More

Published 11/13/2021, 1:50 PM EST


The epic conclusion of all the storylines within AEW will be pretty soon. The young promotion has geared itself up for the one final pay-per-view event, which will take place in a few hours. Full Gear 2021 has all the potential to become yet another groundbreaking event for the promotion, which could feature debuts of many superstars, who are currently free agents.

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Before Full Gear can take over our screens, the road goes through one final episode of Rampage. This secondary live show for the promotion contained a few interesting story pieces, which fans would not want to miss out on.

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video source:  All Elite Wrestling

Grading the final AEW Rampage show before Full Gear

The opening match of the night was an interesting affair, as the story of Super Kliq and the Jurassic Express pressed on. Moreover, Dante Martin, Jade, Matt Hardy, and Orange Cassidy were all primed to take part.

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Jungle Boy submitted Bobby Fish: (Grade A) The opening match of the night saw Jungle Boy facing Adam Cole’s close aid Bobby Fish, who attacked him in the previous iteration of Dynamite. The match was a fantastic wrestling feast for the die-hard fans with creative counters, amazing spots, and flawless submission finish for the Jungle Boy. Although, Adam Cole had other plans, as he showed up to exact revenge on the Jurassic express and Christian, who came out to save their teammate.

 Jade Cargill defeated Santana Garrett: (Grade C)  This bout was indeed a squash match to show off Jade’s strength on the occasion of her one-year anniversary. She found an easy win over the Santana, which led to a promo that saw her exchanging blows with her opponent Red Velvet.

Dante Martin defeated Ariya Daivari: (Grade B) Another fantastic showing for Dante Martin, as he put on an amazing show with Ariya. The match was filled with high-flying spots, amazing maneuvers that made it a delightful fight. The entire segment concluded, with Dante pinning Aria, and Team Taz inviting the high flyer to join the faction.

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Matt Hardy defeated: (Grade A) The growing rivalry between Orange Cassidy and Matt Hardy converged into a Lumber Jack match on AEW Rampage. This marked the end of the long-staying rivalry between the duo and the match indeed delivered on all accounts. Matt tossed Cassidy out of the ring numerous times, and he was indeed freshly squeezed by the lumberjacks. Cassidy fought back valiantly with aid of his best friends, but in the end, it was Matt Hardy who came out on top.

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What did you think about the show? Are you looking forward to Full Gear? Be sure to leave your thoughts in the comments section below.

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Ayank Chourasia

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Ayank Chourasia is an eSports author at EssentiallySports. He has been writing since 2016 across various fields, having done his BBA from T.I.

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