AEW Collision Notes: Results, HOOK, Shibata, & Bryan Keith Advance in FTW Contender Series, PAC Issues Open Challenge to Bang Bang Gang, Trent Beretta Issues Challenge to Orange Cassidy for Double or Nothing

AEW Collision Results – May 18, 2024

May 18, 2024
Portland, OR – Moda Center
Commentary – Tony Schiavone and Nigel McGuinness

Quick Match Results

  1. Will Ospreay defeated Shane Taylor via Stormbreaker (pinfall)
    • Prior to the start of the match, The Undisputed Kingdom came out and Roderick Strong sat at the announcer’s table while Matt Taven and Mike Bennett stood nearby.
    • Following the match, Ospreay and Strong had a brief staredown that was interrupted by Taven and Bennett attacking Ospreay from behind. Ospreay quickly regained the advantage and took out Taven and Bennett before leaving.
  2. FTW Contender Series match – HOOK defeated Johnny TV via Redrum (submission)
  3. FTW Contender Series match – Katsuyori Shibata defeated Rocky Romero via Figure Four (submission)
  4. FTW Contender Series match – “The Bounty Hunter” Bryan Keith defeated Beefcake Boulder via Diamond Dust (pinfall)
  5. Orange Cassidy defeated Isiah Kassidy via Beach Break (pinfall)
    • During the match, Trent Beretta came out from the crowd area and sat down watching as the action continued.
    • Following the match, Lexy Nair gave an interview to Beretta asking for some comments about his issues with Orange. Beretta responded bashing Orange and issued a challenge to him for a match at Double or Nothing 2024. Before Beretta could finish, Cassidy attacked Beretta that was quickly broken up by security and Beretta running away.
  6. Serena Deeb defeated Anna Jay via Senerity Lock (submission)
    • Following the match, Luther came out and stole Deeb’s “Deeb’s Dojo” flag and went back to the stage. Luther handed one side of the flag to Mariah May and held up the other side. This led to “Timeless” Toni Storm coming out and walked behind the flag and proceeded to take off her clothes and wrapped herself in the flag. This led to Deeb storming her way to the stage to confront Storm resulting in Storm, May, and Luther running away as Deeeb looked in confusion over what just happened.
  7. Nick Wayne defeated Jack Cartwheel via House Call (pinfall)
  8. Bryan Danielson & FTR (Cash Wheeler & Dax Harwood) defeated Lance Archer and The Righteous (Dutch & Vincent) via Shatter Machine (pinfall)
    • Wheeler pinned Vincent after FTR hit their double team Shatter Machine for the victory.
    • Following the match, Archer & The Righteous attacked FTR and Danielson leading to Daniel Garcia running out with a chair attacking Archer & The Righteous to save FTR and Danielson.

HOOK, Katsuyori Shibata, & Bryan Keith Advance in FTW Contender Series

Saturday’s taped AEW Collision show featured three FTW Championship Contender Series matches.

The first Contender Series match was HOOK defeating Johnny TV.

The second Contender Series match was Katsuyori Shibata defeating Rocky Romero.

The third Contender Series match was “The Bounty Hunter”Bryan Keith defeating Beefcake Boulder.

As a result of their victories, HOOK, Shibata, and Keith advanced to a #1 Contender Three-way match at next week’s AEW Dynamite show in Bakersfield, California with the winner to get a shot at Chris Jericho’s FTW title.

PAC Calls Out Bang Bang Gang & Issues Open Challenge, BBG Gives Responds

Saturday’s taped Collision show also featured PAC issuing an open invitation challenge to Bang Bang Gang and getting an answer back in the form of being knocked out.

During the show, Lexy Nair gave a backstage interview to PAC asking for some words over Bang Bang Gang’s recent message towards him. PAC stated that he couldn’t care less. PAC also stated that the BBG was funny little chaps and normally their antics would ruffle his feathers but not today. PAC stated that he has not felt a thing in weeks and called BBG idiots. PAC then issued an open invitation to the BBG to make him feel something and make him care.

In a follow-up segment, Bang Bang Gang came out to the stage and brought something with them, which was revealed to be a knocked out PAC. Jay White was handed a microphone from Austin Gunn and responded to PAC’s comments earlier. White told PAC “I bet you care now, bastard” and for him to stay out of Bang Bang business before leaving with the Gunns.

Trent Beretta Issues Match Challenge to Orange Cassidy for AEW Double or Nothing 2024

Saturday’s taped Collision show also featured one new potential match for the card of AEW Double or Nothing 2024, which takes place on May 26th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

This new potential match is a singles match of Trent Beretta vs. Orange Cassidy.

Following Cassidy’s victory over Isiah Kassidy at the show, Beretta was interviewed by Lexy Nair for some comments about his issues with Cassidy and Best Friends breaking up. Beretta proceeded to bash Cassidy claiming that Cassidy is a narcissist and a sociopath for cheating in their match. Beretta stated that he was a better wrestler than Cassidy and issued a challenge to him for a wrestling match at Double or Nothing 2024. Before Beretta could finish, Cassidy attacked Beretta before security rushed in to break it up leading to Beretta running away.