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AEW Collision Outcomes: Winners, Stay Grades, Response, Highlights From June 1

AEW Collision Results: Winners, Live Grades, Reaction, Highlights From June 1 0 of 7 Collision AEW Welcome to Bleacher Report’s live coverage of AEW Collision on June 1. We’re still in the fallout period from Double or Nothing but with Forbidden Door coming up a the end of the month, AEW is already setting up

AEW Collision Outcomes: Winners, Stay Grades, Response, Highlights From June 1

AEW Collision Outcomes: Winners, Stay Grades, Response, Highlights From June 1

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    Welcome to Bleacher Report’s reside protection of AEW Collision on June 1.

    We’re nonetheless within the fallout interval from Double or Nothing however with Forbidden Door developing a the top of the month, AEW is already organising matches for the cardboard.

    Here’s a have a look at what AEW marketed for Saturday’s present:

    • Kyle O’Reilly vs. Will Ospreay
    • Claudio Castagnoli vs. Johnny TV
    • Katsuyori Shibata and Daniel Garcia vs. The Workhorsemen
    • Thunder Rosa vs. Reina Dorado
    • Lio Rush vs. Roderick Robust
    • Shane Taylor Promotions vs. West Coast Wrecking Crew
    • Cage of Agony in motion

    Let’s check out every thing that went down on this week’s Collision.

Lio Rush vs. Roderick Robust

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    We kicked issues off with Tony Schiavone welcoming FTR to the ring. Dax Harwood was sporting a forged on his left hand and bandages on his head from Anarchy within the Area.

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    After they vowed to make The Elite’s lives troublesome, we acquired a video displaying Jack Perry reacting after being set on hearth at Double or Nothing.

    After we went again to the sector, Robust made his entrance for his match towards Lio. The Messiah of the Backbreaker shortly neutralized Lio’s pace and beat him down within the nook in a match of rage.

    Robust did an important job displaying his frustrations after shedding to Will Ospreay on the PPV. With Mike Bennett and Matt Taven at ringside, Lio had an uphill battle.

    This match had numerous vitality and gave Robust an opportunity to look dominant. This wasn’t a squash, so Lio nonetheless seemed like a valiant competitor regardless of shedding ultimately.

    Consequence: Robust defeated Lio

    Grade: B+

    Notable Moments and Observations

    • It was cool to see the Workhorsemen within the intro video. 
    • There was a really annoying fan yelling again and again throughout the promo. 
    • Would a tag crew with Rush and Lio Rush be enjoyable?
    • Robust should love attending to work with a man like Lio as a result of he can simply toss him round like he weighs nothing. 
    • Lio’s jacket seemed like a sleeping bag with sleeves. It is in all probability fairly comfy. 

Daniel Garcia and Katsuyori Shibata vs. Workhorsemen

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    Garcia was out first for his tag crew match with Shibata towards JD Drake and Anthony Henry.

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    Henry made the error of making an attempt to outstrike Shibata and paid for it when The Wrestler took him down and hit a PK.

    Drake went down at ringside with what seemed to be a knee damage. The medical doctors checked him out whereas Henry took over within the ring.

    After the break, Drake appeared to have recovered a bit and acquired in some offense, however you possibly can inform his leg was nonetheless a problem. If it was an actual damage, let’s hope he’s alright. If he was promoting, it was fairly good.

    Regardless of a late-match rally from the Workhorsemen, Garcia and Shibata scored the win to cap off a stable match that was solely barely impacted by a possible damage.

    Consequence: Shibata and Garcia defeated The Workhorsemen

    Grade: B

    Notable Moments and Observations

    • Henry was not too long ago rehired by AEW after a brief absence. It was nice to see him again to full well being. 
    • Drake was making an attempt actually onerous to shake off the damage when he was on the apron. 
    • The moonsault from Drake seemed superior. 

Thunder Rosa vs. Reina Dorada

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    Dorada was making her AEW debut this week in a match towards Rosa, who was trying to rebound after struggling a loss to Deonna Purrazzo at DoN.

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    They shook palms and had a clear lockup to get issues going. Rosa grounded Dorada and used a couple of completely different holds to inflict punishment.

    When the newcomer tried to commerce strikes, La Mera Mera rocked her with a couple of hits earlier than dropping her with a Tiajuanna Bomb for a two-count. She instantly locked in a submission for the win.

    This was fairly brief and uneventful, however every thing they did was executed effectively.

    Consequence: Rosa defeated Purrazzo

    Grade: C

    Notable Moments and Observations

    • Rosa went with simply the underside half of her face for the paint this week. It was a cool look. 
    • The group was quiet throughout this one, possible as a result of Dorada was an unfamiliar expertise. 

Cage of Agony in Motion, Claudio Castagnoli vs. Johnny TV

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    Brian Cage, Toa Liona and Bishop Kaun had been in motion towards Danny Rosa, Ricky Gee and KM. This was a simple squash for Cage of Agony.

    Regardless of it being one of many best victories this trio has gotten, it had a few enjoyable spots and made them appear to be a brutal trio.

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    Consequence: Cage of Agony received

    Grade: Incomplete

    Johnny TV was accompanied to the ring by Taya Valkyrie for his match towards Castagnoli, who did not have anybody from Blackpool Fight Membership with him.

    This match performed out precisely the way it wanted to. The Swiss Superman used his energy to throw Johnny round whereas the high-flyer used his agility to each promote his opponent’s offense and hit some strikes of his personal.

    Valkyrie helped distract Castagnoli so her husband may hit a low blow, nevertheless it wasn’t sufficient to get him the win. They continued to have a aggressive battle by a business break, however Valkyrie stored making an attempt to insert herself.

    Even after a number of situations of interference, the previous ROH champion acquired the victory. There was a bit an excessive amount of interference with out a response from the ref, however most of what we noticed was pleasant.

    Consequence: Castagnoli defeated Johnny TV

    Grade: B-

    Notable Moments and Observations

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    • Nigel mentioned the jobber crew seemed like a Russian nesting doll. 
    • Castagnoli held Johnny up for a vertical suplex for a very long time. 
    • Johnny’s dive over the ring submit was superior. 

Shane Taylor Promotions vs. West Coast Wrecking Crew

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    Shane Taylor and Lee Moriarty had been in motion this week towards Royce Isaacs and Jorel Nelson.

    This was the primary AEW look for WCWC however not their first rodeo. They’ve been working collectively since 2018 and held the Defy Wrestling tag titles.

    Though they had been a bit extra recognizable than most enhancement skills, they stood no higher likelihood than every other jobbers. This bout was booked to be a dominant efficiency for STP, not a powerful debut for Nelson and Isaacs.

    This wasn’t utterly one-sided and had some good motion that allowed Taylor to appear to be an absolute monster and Moriarty like a technical wizard. Taylor acquired the win for his crew and Anthony Ogogo hit an inexpensive shot after it was over simply to place an exclamation level on it.

    Consequence: STP defeated WCWC

    Grade: C+

    Notable Moments and Observations

    • Isaacs and Nelson are nice skills. It will be cool to see him pop up in AEW extra typically. 
    • Taylor has probably the greatest punches and probably the greatest powerbomb in all of wrestling. 

Will Ospreay vs. Kyle O’Reilly (Worldwide Title)

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    This week’s primary occasion was the sort of match that you realize going into it’ll be good as a result of each males are so well-regarded for his or her in-ring capability.

    Ospreay and O’Reilly are each extremely versatile however concentrate on various things of their offense. KOR could be very submission and strike-heavy in his offense whereas Ospreay makes use of high-flying offense combined with quite a lot of different strategies.

    They began gradual and progressively elevated the tempo and depth till this turned essentially the most hard-fought match on the cardboard.

    That is one it is advisable see for your self as a result of studying a recap of the motion will not do it justice. If you know the way gifted these two are, then you know the way a lot enjoyable this was.

    These two males symbolize a few of the finest expertise AEW has to supply, nevertheless it was the champion who emerged from this match with the win to retain his title.

    Consequence: Ospreay defeated O’Reilly

    Grade: A

    Notable Moments and Observations

    • KOR is a babyface however the crowd clearly favored Ospreay. 
    • O’Reilly approaching the primary change of every match as if he had been an newbie wrestler is such a enjoyable element that’s distinctive to him. 
    • KOR’s counterkick towards Ospreay’s handspring seemed improbable. They timed it completely.

The Remaining Phrase

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    If AEW desires to raise the Worldwide Championship to being the secondary males’s singles title, then placing it on Ospreay was the very best choice.

    This man doesn’t know how one can have a nasty match. Typically they’re good and generally they’re nice. He is a type of uncommon skills who elevates everybody he works with and himself on the similar time.

    However this isn’t meant to take something away from O’Reilly. He is without doubt one of the finest at what he does, so seeing him placed on an absolute banger with Ospreay in the primary occasion ought to shock no one.

    This was a stable present with a few good matches and segments, however nothing got here near being nearly as good as the ultimate 20 minutes of the present. Hopefully, these two cross paths once more quickly.

    Grade: B+

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