AEW Dynamite Preview: Final show before Forbidden Door II, Adam Cole, note on The Elite

Tonight’s AEW Dynamite, live on TBS, is the final show before this Sunday’s Forbidden Door II pay-per-view.

As of this writing, AEW is advertising the following for tonight’s show:

-TBS Championship Open Challenge: Kris Statlander defends against Taya Valkyrie

-Concession Stand Brawl: Jeff Jarrett vs. Mark Briscoe

-Chris Jericho, Sammy Guevara and Minoru Suzuki vs. Action Andretti, Darius Martin and AR Fox

-Blind Eliminator Tournament for an AEW Tag Team Title Opportunity. Several sources have indicated this match is believed to be the Lethal Lottery concept that was first introduced by WCW at Starrcade 1991.

-The Hardys vs. The Gunns

-Orange Cassidy and Katsuyori Shibata vs. Zack Sabre Jr. and Daniel Garcia

-We will hear from both Adam Cole and Eddie Kingston

-Bryan Danielson to call out Kazuchika Okada

As of this writing F4WOnline is reporting that The Elite are only expected to appear in a pre-taped segment. There is still no confirmation CM Punk will appear live. However, tonight’s show is taking place live from the Wintrust Arena in Chicago, Illinois.

*Live coverage of tonight’s AEW Dynamite will begin at 8:00 pm ET*