The bracket for AEW World Tag Team Championship Tournament was revealed during the latest episode of the Road to AEW on TNT Youtube series.
The tournament, which is set to crown the inaugural AEW World Tag Team Champions, will start from the second episode of ‘AEW on TNT’ show. AEW Executive Vice Presidents and in charge of the tag teams with the promotions, The Young Bucks, will face Private Party on 9 October’s show.
Then, two matches will go down on 16 October’s edition of the show. The first match will see Jurrasic Express( Jungleboy and Luchasaurus) in action who were voted into the tournament by a fan poll over Twitter. With AEW taking the win-loss record in serious consideration, they are the only team in the tournament without a win in AEW. They will face the Lucha Brothers(Pentagon Jr. and Rey Fenix) in the first round.
The second match of that episode will be the Best Friends(Chuck Taylor and Trent Baretta) vs SoCal Uncensored(Christopher Daniels and Frankie Kazarian). Dark Order will directly advance to the second round having won the first-round bye at AEW All Out.
The fourth episode of AEW on TNT on October 23 will see both semifinal round matches take place at Petersen Events Center in Pittsburgh. And the final will go down on 30th October episode at Charleston Coliseum in Charleston.
AEW World Tag Team Championship tournament was first announced by AEW President Tony Khan at the Steve Austin Show back in May. With AEW taking the win-loss record into consideration, they have selected the teams that have won at least one match with promotion for the tournament. The only team going winless into the tournament will be Jurrasic Express who has lost both of their matches till now.