Tony Khan, President, CEO, General Manager, and Head of Creative for AEW, has announced a dream match for Wednesday’s Dynamite on TBS. Khan revealed Rey Fenix vs. Dante Martin together in qualifying tournament for The Owen Hart Foundation Men’s game on Twitter recently.
Later tonight on @TBSNetwork, @lucha angel1 will face @ReyFenixMx in a dream match for a spot in the Owen Hart Foundation Men’s Cup Tournament! Rey Fenix vs the Dante Martin Late tonight at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT on TBS, #AEWDynamite! Khan penned. Martin will then be interviewed on tonight’s AEW Dark episode having followed his match with Invictus Khash, according to Khan.
@lucha angel1 will get back to us. prior tomorrow’s big #AEWDynamite versus @ReyFenixMx fight, a personal dream fight for Dante Martin, + don’t forget Dante wrestling a riff fight later this evening on #AEWDark vs dangerous @InvictusKhash & @tonyschiavone24 intends to speak with Dante after that!, Khan elaborated.
The victor of Fenix vs the Martin and Jeff Hardy vs. Bobby Fish at Wednesday’s Dynamite will join Darby Allin, ROH World Television Title holder Samoa Joe, Adam Cole, Kyle O’Reilly, as well as ROH World Tag Team and also AAA Tag Team Champion Dax Harwood in the men’s game. Toni Storm, Jamie Hayter, Hikaru Shida, Red Velvet, Ruby Soho, and Britt Baker are the six confirmed entrants for The Owen Hart Foundation Women’s Tournament as of this writing.
The competitions for 8-man and 8-woman teams are set to begin on May 11 just at AEW Dynamite from the UBS Arena in Long Island, NY. The championship game will be held on May 29 at AEW Double Or Nothing, with Dr. Martha Hart on hand to manifest the Owen Cup trophy to the champions live.
The latest lineup
The next episode of AEW Dynamite will be broadcast live from the Chesapeake Contractors Insurance Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. The latest updated lineup goes as follows, together with Khan’s full twitter posts:
- Wardlow vs. an unknown opponent brought in by MJF
- Chris Jericho vs. Carlos Santana
- ROH Women’s World Champion Deonna Purrazzo vs the ROH Interim Women’s World Champion Mercedes Martinez for the title of undisputed champion.
- Jeff Hardy vs the Bobby Fish in a qualifier for The Owen Hart Foundation Men’s game.
- In a qualifying match for The Owen Hart Foundation Men’s Tournament, Rey Fenix will face Dante Martin.