As chickens are descended from dinosaurs, dinosaur-shaped chicken nuggets must be the ultimate mockery of what their lineage has become.
Shotzi Blackheart defeats Dakota Kai
Santos Escobar and Swerve are split-screen interviewed by Tom about the 205 Championship. The back and forth had a bit of the Presidential Debate the night before.
Poison Pixie & Johnny Gargano give an interview together backstage and are all nice until the interviewer leaves and they talk behind her back.
Cameron Grimes set up his own match, the Cameron Grimes Invitational Stepping Stone To The Moon Match. The first person is Joey Pistachio from the 80lbs weight class. The second guy is tossed from backstage by Ridge Holland. Grimes wants none of him, but the bell rings when Holland gets in the ring and attacks Grimes. He beats Grimes down so much the ref calls for the DQ.
Austin Theory interviewed backstage where he rips on O’Reilly for taking 15 years to get to the main event. That’s more than half Theory’s life, and he was in WM!
Kushida promo video, with subtitles. He’s going to take out Velveteen Dream.
Kushida defeats Tony Nese After the match Dream is on the tron talking Kushida down for Sunday.
Backstage Grimes is wailing, looking for Regal and runs into Dexter Lumis who simply stares.
Adam Cole to the ring talking up UE. He says UE is still something. He calls out Austin Theory for talking down O’Reilly earlier. Theory won’t get into the ring, so UE says the whole team will beat him down if he doesn’t get in the ring.
Adam Cole defeats Austin Theory while talking smack the whole time.
Priest and Io interviewed backstage before their match. They were a bit cute with each other at the end.
Carter defeats Xia Li A mad Li pushes Carter to the ring, then blows off Kacy who was ringside to support her partner.
HBK moderates between Kyle O’Reilly and Finn Balor. They start off all nice and respect, but they devolve to questioning each other more and more as The Prince comes out.
Johnny Gargano & Poison Pixie defeat Io Shirai & Damian Priest After the match they beat down the challengers and pose in the ring with their straps.