Jeff Hardy and Darby Allin advanced to the semifinals of the Owen Hart Foundation Tournament in tonight’s show of AEW Dynamite.
After all was said and done, newly signed AEW star Jeff Hardy emerged victorious over former TNT Champion Darby Allin. Jeff Hardy won tonight with a quick crucifix pin after Hardy and Darby delivered several high-flying spots throughout the match.
Darby delivered a promo earlier tonight in which he stated that fans wanted nothing more than a wild, daredevil match between the two men, so he requested that Tony Khan make it anything goes. Later in the series, it was disclosed that Tony had approved the fight, and the two men had no restrictions in the ring.
With his success, Jeff Hardy advances to the semifinal round, where he will face the Undisputed Elite’s leader, Adam Cole. On the men’s tournament, we’ll see Rey Fenix vs the Kyle O’Reilly as well as Samoa Joe vs. The Joker, a surprise entrant uncovered t the time of the fight.
The tournament finals would be held on May 29 at AEW Double Or Nothing in Las Vegas, with Dr. Martha Hart on hand to introduce the Owen Cup trophy to the victors live.
First quarter – finals fight for the women’s segment
The first quarter – finals fight for the women’s segment of the Owen Hart Foundation Tournament was presented on tonight’s show of AEW Dynamite. Toni Storm and Jamie Hayter fought an analytical, aggressive fight to see who would advance to the semifinals.
Toni Storm used a completion spike piledriver to get pinfall over Jamie Hayter after the dust settled. In the upcoming semifinal round, she will face either Britt Baker or the joker, who will be revealed soon.
Toni Storm, a former WWE star, made her AEW debut on March 30, 2022, as a surprise opponent for The Bunny in a qualifying fight for the Owen Hart Foundation Tournament. Storm clearly won the game, as she advances to the quarterfinals tonight. Jamie Hayter eligible for the tournament earlier this month when she crushed Skye Blue on the April 1 show of AEW Rampage.
Riho will face Ruby Soho in the quarterfinals, Red Velvet will face Hikaru Shida, and Britt Baker will face the Joker mystery competitor. The tournament finals will indeed be held on May 29 at AEW Double Or Nothing in Las Vegas, with Dr. Martha Hart to introduce the Owen Cup trophy to the champions live.