AEW is set to present a special edition of Dynamite on August 17, 2022, in association with HBO’s upcoming series “House of the Dragons.” It will kick off the AEW World Trios Tournament, and will also feature a two out of three falls match.
The Young Bucks and their mystery partner will take on Andrade, Rush & Dragon Lee in the first match of the Trios tournament. Bryan Danielson vs Daniel Garcia and Toni Storm vs KiLynn King are also announced. Read below to check the complete preview and match card for AEW Dynamite August 17, 2022 episode.
The Young Bucks & TBA vs Andrade El Idolo, Rush & Dragon Lee
Matt Jackson & Nick Jackson of the Young Bucks have been looking for a partner to compete in the AEW Trios World Championship Tournament. However, “Hangman” Adam Page denied their offer. Now, a mystery partner will align himself with the former tag-team champions to take on the team of Andrade El Idolo, Rush, and the debuting Dragon Lee. Who will be this mystery partner? Will Kenny Omega make his return?
Bryan Danielson vs Daniel Garcia – Best 2 Out of 3 Falls Match
The self-proclaimed Dragon Slayer Daniel Garcia will collide against the American Dragon Bryan Danielson in the best 2 out of 3 falls match at AEW Dynamite episode of August 17, 2022. Garcia already defeated Bryan once in his returning match at Dynamite. Last week, Bryan told him to get his head out of the sand try to prove that he is not a sports entertainer and is a technical wrestler. So, will Garcia be able to upset and slay the dragon once again?
Toni Storm vs KiLynn King
No. 1 contender for the AEW Women World title Toni Storm will be in action against the returning KiLynn King. Storm must be determined to keep the momentum before challenging Thunder Rosa for the title again. Will Britt Baker try to stifle the momentum and dethrone Storm from the #1 spot?
Gunn Club vs Varsity Blonds
Last week on AEW Rampage, Austin & Colten Gunn successfully defeated Danhausen & Erick Redbeard. However, Billy Gunn told them they need to toughen up as they will have new challengers next week. Later, these challengers are revealed to be the Varsity Blonds. So, will the Gunn Club be able to emerge victorious again?