AEW World Championship Match
Jon Moxley (c) vs MJF w/Wardlow
They exchange standing switches before MJF takes Jon down with an ankle pick and they grapple on the mat. MJF grounds Jon repeatedly with side headlock takeovers before they lock up and MJF backs Jon into the ropes. Jon chops MJF who rolls out of the ring, MJF one step ahead of Jon until Jon fakes a slingshot and stomps the head of MJF. Jon hits a suicide dive and crotches MJF on the barricade before getting in the face of Wardlow. Jon focuses on joint manipulation before tossing MJF back inside for a one count and MJF counters a sleeper hold for two. MJF goes for an armbar before Jon hangs him across the top rope and gets distracted by Wardlow. MJF capitalizes on the distraction and injures the arm of Jon when they come off of the apron. Wardlow tosses Jon back into the where MJF stomps him and locks in a shoulder lock. MJF takes Jon down for two before choking him in the corner and playing to the crowd. Jon comes back with chops before MJF rakes his eyes and whips Jon into the corner for two. MJF knocks Jon off of the apron before Jon drives MJF into the edge of the apron and slingshots him into the post. Back in the ring Jon is nursing his shoulder as we see that MJF has been busted wide open. MJF kicks out of an x-plex before rolling out of the ring when Jon can't lift him for a piledriver. Jon hits a deep six onto the floor and rolls MJF back inside before Jon counters a Fujiwara armbar and hits a Gotch style piledriver for two. Jon bites MJF and sets him on the top before MJF bites his hand and hits a diving stomp onto the arm of Jon. Jon counters another armbar attempt by MJF before they exchange strikes until Jon hits a release German suplex into a clothesline for two. MJF spits in the face of Jon before Jon teases the Paradigm Shift and MJF locks in a Fujiwara armbar. Jon gets his foot on the bottom rope for the break before moving out onto the apron where MJF snaps his arms in the ropes. MJF hits the Heat Seeker for a near fall before Jon counters a second one into an air raid crash for two. They exchange on their knees up to their feet before MJF pulls the referee in the way and thumbs the eye of Jon for two. MJF pulls the referee in and low blows Jon for a near fall before hitting a cross Rhodes for yet another near fall. Wardlow then distracts the referee before Jon hits the Paradigm Shift with the referee distracted for the pin and the win.
Winner: Jon Moxley retains his AEW World Championship by defeating MJF via pinfall.
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