Here are spoilers from Wednesday's AEW Dark Elevation tapings, which were held prior to tonight’s Dynamite in Washington, D.C..
Brandon Cutler returned to in-ring action for the first time since July 20, defeating Serpentico. He was initially suspended as part of a fight that took place following All Out that involved Kenny Omega, The Young Bucks, CM Punk, and Ace Steel. However, Cutler and Pat Buck, who was also allegedly part of the fight, was cleared for a return by September 14.
Ian Riccaboni, Matt Menard, and Paul Wight were the announcers for Elevation.
- Emi Sakura defeated Trish Adora
- Tony Nese & Josh Woods (w/ Smart Mark Sterling) defeated Action Andretti and Myles Hawkins
- Nyla Rose defeated Jordan Blade
- ROH Six-Man Tag Team Champions Dalton Castle & The Boys defeated Lorgan Laroux, Goldy, and Brett Waters
- Lance Archer defeated Papadon
- Hikaru Shida defeated Erica Leigh
- Brandon Cutler defeated Serpentico (with Luther)
AEW Rampage will be held live this coming Friday. AEW Battle of the Belts IV will air immediately after Rampage, as the two shows will be held back-to-back.