Several new matches have been announced for AEW Dark: Elevation, including a Jon Moxley singles contest, ahead of his NJPW Strong appearance.
It was previously reported that 4 one-on-one women’s matches had been advertised for AEW Dark: Elevation. Monday’s show has just gotten bigger, with former AEW World Champion Jon Moxley being announced for the show.
Moxley will face Andrew Palace in singles action. This will be Moxley’s first AEW match since losing to Kenny Omega and The Good Brothers on the April 7 episode of Dynamite.
Matt Hardy and The Blade will take on Colt Cabana and 5 of the Dark Order in tag team action. FTR will also compete, battling the Hughes Bros. FTR are preparing for the highly anticipated Blood and Guts match, taking place this Wednesday.
These additional matches were announced on Twitter:
– 1 of 2 Main Events: #HFO's @MATTHARDYBRAND + @BraxtonSutter v. #DarkOrder's @ColtCabana + @Alan_V_Angels
– @JonMoxley will appear
– @thunderrosa22 is in singles action
– #FTR is in tag team action pic.twitter.com/c7465Llf1p
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) May 2, 2021
With Jon Moxley set to appear on NJPW Strong on Friday, Moxley will wrestle for both AEW and NJPW in the coming week. This is all before Moxley defends his IWGP US Championship on the May 12 episode of AEW Dynamite.
Here is the updated AEW Dark: Elevation card:
- Thunder Rosa vs Willow Nightingale
- Red Velvet vs Reka Tehaka
- Madi Wrenkowski vs Nyla Rose (with Vickie Guerrero)
- Abadon vs Ryo Mizunami
- Dillon McQueen vs QT Marshall
- Jon Moxley vs Andrew Palace
- Matt Hardy and The Blade vs Colt Cabana and 5
- FTR vs Hughes Bros.