Wednesday Night Wars: AEW Dynamite And NXT Open Discussion Thread (10/2/19)


Welcome to week one of the Wednesday Night Wars between All Elite Wrestling Dynamite on TNT and WWE NXT live on USA Network. It’s an exciting new era for pro wrestling, and they’ve decided to put all the good stuff in one four-hour long two-hour block in the middle of the week. Let’s do it!

Tonight’s cards, as we know them.

AEW Dynamite

  • Cody vs. Sammy Guevara in the opener
  • Brandon Cutler vs. MJF
  • Hangman Page vs. PAC
  • AEW Women’s World Championship Match: Riho vs. Nyla Rose
  • An appearance by Jon Moxley
  • The Elite (Kenny Omega and The Young Bucks [Matt and Nick Jackson]) vs. Chris Jericho and PNP (Santana and Ortiz) in the main event

NXT’s “Night Of Champions”

  • NXT Championship Match: Adam Cole (c) vs. Matt Riddle
  • NXT Tag Team Championship Match: Undisputed Era (c) vs. The Street Profits
  • NXT Women’s Championship Match: Shayna Baszler (c) vs. Candice LeRae

As always, +1 your favorite comments from tonight’s open thread and if we get enough comments, we’ll include 10 of the best in tomorrow’s Best and Worst of NXT and AEW reports. We’ll try to keep them straight. Tonight’s an experiment, so we’ll see how it works. Feedback is appreciated. Make sure you flip the comments by selecting “newest” in the drop down menu under discussion, and enjoy the show!