AEW Rampage episode of February 25, 2022, will be the second last Rampage episode before AEW Revolution 2022 PPV. The show will be pre-taped at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, CT, with AEW Dynamite episode of February 23.
AEW TNT Championship match between Sammy Guevara and Andrade is announced for the show. A contract signing segment will take place between Britt Baker and Thunder Rosa. Serena Deeb will put out another 5 minutes challenge while Orange Cassidy will take on Anthony Bowens in Face of the Revolution Ladder match.
Check here for the complete details from AEW Rampage episode of February 25, 2022.
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- Show – AEW Rampage
- Date – February 25, 2022
- Location – Webster Bank Arena, Bridgeport, CT
- Time – 7 PM EST/4 PM PST
- Sammy Guevara(c) defeated Andrade El Idolo via pinfall to retain AEW TNT Championship.(play by play)
- Wardlow defeated Nick Comoroto in a singles match via pinfall.(play by play)
- Serena Deeb defeated Kayla Sparks in 5-minute challenge via submission.(play by play)
- Orange Cassidy defeated Anthony Bowens in Face of the Revolution Qualifier via pinfall.(play by play)
Sammy Guevara(c) vs Andrade El Idolo – AEW TNT Championship
They exchange blows to start. Andrade hits a big chop. Sammy hits a dropkick. Sammy avoids hammerlock DDT and poses in the corner. Andrade poses in between the ropes. Back and forth action continues. Sammy hits a Gamengiri. He goes for a double springboard but Andrade pushes him off the ropes. We cut to a break.
Sammy hits a suicide dive. Andrade comes back with a running boot. He hits a DDT on the apron. Andrade goes to the top and Sammy hits him with an enziguiri. Sammy hits a Spanish fly from the top. Andrade kicks out of a near fall. They are on their knees as they trade slaps. Andrade goes to uncover the turnbuckle, but the referee stops him. Matt Hardy has done that work in another corner though.
Sammy charges at Andrade, only to be sent into the corner. Andrade misses his charge and gets slammed to the corner. Andrade tries to get the pin using the ropes but Sammy kicks out. The action continues and Sammy hits double springboard stunner to get the pin.
Winner – Sammy Guevara
QT Marshall comes out and calls out Hook on the disrespect he has shown. He says he did not train him to be like that. He says whatever Hook is, it is because of him. He calls out Hook. Hook comes out and QT sends some of his students after him. Hook drops everyone and puts on ReDrum on one of the students. QT could only stand and watch.
We cut to backstage with Dan Lambert, Ethan Page and Scorpio Sky. Lambert says he went to Tony Khan to get Sky a TNT title match, but he told his to qualify for Ladder match at Revolution. Page and Lambert say they will get Sky his title match soon.
Wardlow vs Nick Comoroto
Comoroto hits a gutwrench suplex on Wardlow. Wardlow gets up quickly. Wardlow hits German suplex a couple of times. Comoroto hits with a back elbow. He charges at Wardlown, only to be thrown out of the ring.
Comoroto hits a big forearm on Wardlow as we return from the break. Wardlow hits a one-handed press slam. Comoroto goes for Alabama slam, but Wardlow counters and hits a powerbomb. He starts the powerbomb symphony. He hits a total of 4 powerbombs and stands on top on Comoroto to complete the pin.
Winner – Wardlow
Aaron Solow attacks Wardlow. Wardlow was dealing with him but Shawn Spears hits Solow with a chair. Wardlow is pissed at Spears for it. Spears takes the mic and says powerbomb symphony is not over with the crowd, and they need back to the basics. Spears tells Wardlow to just go for the win and do away with powerbomb. Spears hugs Wardlow, but Wardlow is not happy.
Serena Deeb vs Kayla Sparks
Deeb starts with clothesline as soon as the bell rings. She removes her rober and chokes Sparks with it. Deeb hits a couple of uppercuts. Deeb with blows to the back. She puts on a stretch, using the ropes and puts pressure on the knees. Deeb continues to be in control. Sparks tries to fight back before Deeb puts her down and puts on the Serenity lock for the win in 2:30.
Winner – Serena Deeb
Both women are in the ring with Tony Schiavone. Tony asks Rosa to sign and give her comments. Rosa signs the contract and says lets give the people what they want – a better champion. Baker replies that Rosa could have just signed, but Rosa only gets mentioned when she gets named in a sentence with her. Baker says Rosa won their Lights Out Match, but she got all the glory, action figures, and what not. And that’s when Rosa became bitter.
Baker says the title might give Rosa some validation but she will never be like her, the piller of AEW, and never a face of AEW. Baker says actually Rosa loves everything about her and she actually hates herself since she does not have everything she had. Baker signs the contract. Rosa attacks Baker. Jamie Hayter and Rebel attack Rosa. Mercedes Martinez comes out to make the save. She grabs Hayter by her hair and then slams her through the table.
Orange Cassidy vs Anthony Bowens – Face of the Revolution Qualifier
Backstage, Orange Cassidy is worried that he has climb something tonight. Yuta frees him up and tells him he just has to beat Bowens in a wrestling match tonight. Max Caster says it will not easy as Bowens is one of the top wrestlers in the world.
Cassidy makes his entrance with Wheeler Yuta. Caster comes out with Bowens with his rap. Cassidy takes the mic for the rap. He says “Yo” a couple of times in his own pace. He hits lazy kicks on Caster. Yuta pulls Caster out and the bell rings for the match.
Cassidy hits a dropkick on Bowens with one arm in his pocket. He hits a suicide dive next on the floor. Caster runs over Yuta with the mic. Bowens rolls up Cassidy and then drops him on the apron as he goes for hurricanrana. Bowens takes OC back to the ring and beats him up to get us to the break.
Bowens is in control as we return. OC counters a charge and then slams Bowens’ face into the turnbuckle. He hits a crossbody from the top. Bowens hits a back elbow. OC counters a suplex with stundog millionaire. Bowens swings around OC and hits spinnaroni to get another two-count. OC hits Michinoku Driver to get a two-count. Bowens tries to hit a DDT from the ropes. OC fights back with bodyshots.
OC send Bowens to the floor with a back body drop. He hits both Caster and Bowens with a springboard corkscrew dive. OC hits a DDT coming from the top rope. He hits another DDT to get a near fall. Bowens tries to roll up OC after Caster runs a distraction. Bowens hits a clothesline and slams him in the middle of the ring to get a near fall.
OC is on the floor and Caster tries to hit him with a chain. Danhausen appears behind Caster and curses him. OC hits Caster with a superman punch on the floor. OC gets into the ring and hits Bowens with the Superman punch to get the pin.
Winner- Orange Cassidy
TNT Championship Match: After months of waiting in the wing, Andrade is making his move for TNT Championship and for Sammy Guevara. Andrade has been hopping all over the place to recruit wrestlers under him. Sammy might be his next target. However, he has to protect his title first.
Face of Revolution Qualifier: Orange Cassidy will take on Anthony Bowens of The Acclaimed in the qualifier for Face of the Revolution Ladder match.
Serena Deeb 5 Minute Challenge: Serena Deeb will continue with her 5 minute open challenge. She has comfortably defeated her last two opponents in under 2 minutes. What will happen this time around?
- Sammy Guevara(c) defeated Andrade El Idolo to retain AEW TNT Championship. AHFO tries to attack Sammy but Darby Allin and Sting makes the save.
- QT Marshall calls out Hook as he has to teach him self respect. Hook comes out and Marshall sends security after him. Hook takes all of them down.
- Wardlow defeated Nick Comorato. Shawn Spears cuts a promo after the match saying Powerbomb Symphony was not over with the fans.
- Serena Deeb defeated local talent in 2:30 in her 5-minute challenge.
- A contract signing segment between Thunder Rosa and AEW Women’s Champion Britt Baker. Mercedes Martinez made the save for Rosa when Britt and team attacked her. Martinez has turned face in her hometown. Jamie Hayter was sent through the table.
- Orange Cassidy defeated Anthony Bowens in the Face of the Revolution match qualifier. Danhausen makes an appearance during the match.