In a dramatic showdown on the latest episode of AEW Rampage, held at Montreal's Bell Center, Bryan Danielson and Daniel Garcia rekindled their riveting rivalry from the previous year. The main event was nothing short of a wrestling masterclass, with both athletes showcasing their exceptional technical skills in a match that was both intense and, at times, brutally physical.
The encounter, which was a critical bout in the AEW Continental Classic tournament, saw numerous near-falls, keeping fans on the edge of their seats. Garcia, known for his resilience and tactical prowess, delivered a harrowing piledriver that nearly clinched him the victory.
However, it was Danielson, the seasoned veteran, who ultimately emerged victorious. Danielson's win was secured after he expertly applied the LeBell Lock, further cementing his top position in the tournament with a flawless record.
Danielson's Winning Streak
This victory propels Danielson to an impressive 6 points, maintaining his unbeaten streak in the tournament. He's scheduled to face Andrade El Idolo in an upcoming match on AEW Collision. This bout is highly anticipated, as Danielson aims to continue his winning momentum.
On the other side, Daniel Garcia's aspirations for a triumph in the Continental Classic faced a significant setback. Despite his commendable effort, he remains scoreless in the tournament. With challenging matches ahead against formidable opponents like Brody King and Eddie Kingston, Garcia faces an uphill battle.
His path to the top two of the Blue League now seems to hinge on a combination of exceptional performance and a bit of luck. The current standings in the Blue League of the AEW Continental Classic are as follows:
- Bryan Danielson – 6 points
- Brody King – 6 points
- Andrade El Idolo – 3 points
- Claudio Castagnoli – 3 points
- Daniel Garcia – 0 points
- Eddie Kingston – 0 points
The road to the top of the Blue League remains fraught with challenges, but it's clear that each competitor is more than ready to rise to the occasion.