The Cruiserweight Championship match between Buddy Murphy and Tony Nese got things started on the Kickoff show before the main card for WrestleMania 35. The stadium was about 75 percent full as fans were still arriving.
They showed a commercial for the main event during this match with the actual Cruiserweight Championship match shown in a smaller screen on the left side of the screen. Not sure how it happened but Murphy ended up with a cut around his eye during the match.
During the final minutes, Murphy almost won the match with Murphy’s Law but Nese got his foot on the bottom rope. Nese won the title after hitting the running Nese.