AEW is countering WWE’s decision to go commercial free for the final half hour of SmackDown.
Tony Khan announced that CM Punk vs. Matt Sydal will kick off tonight’s AEW Rampage and the match will be commerical free.
As previously noted, tonight’s episode of WWE SmackDown will run 2 and a half hours and will be followed by a replay. The final half hour of SmackDown will not have any commericals, according to recent advertising.
Announced for AEW Rampage: The Buy In at 9 pm eastern on YouTube.com/AEW:
– Bobby Fish vs. Lee Moriarty
– Bryan Danielson vs. Minoru Suzuki
– Tay Conti vs. Santana Garrett
Announced for tonight’s AEW Rampage at 10 pm eastern on TNT:
– CM Punk vs. Matt Sydal
– Ruby Soho vs. The Bunny
– Inner Circle vs. Men Of The Year and Junior Dos Santos
Thank you to you great wrestling fans who’ve supported @AEW on TNT for over 2 years now, & because of you fans & your support, we’re opening tonight’s LIVE #AEWRampage with @CMPunk (3-0 #AEW record) vs. @MattSydal (21-9 #AEW record), AND that match will be commercial free on TNT! pic.twitter.com/IWRumuwEG6
— Tony Khan (@TonyKhan) October 15, 2021