AEW Women’s Eliminator Tournament Bleacher Report Special Results 2/28/21
AEW Women’s Eliminator #1 con. Tournament Show 3 results on 2/28/21 featuring the Japanese bracket finals and a United States bracket semifinal match on Bleacher Report. The winner of the tournament gets a title shot at AEW Women's Champion Hikaru Shida at the AEW Revolution pay-per-view on March 7, 2021.
The American 🇺🇸 match was taped at Daly’s Place in Jacksonville, Florida and the Japan 🇯🇵 side is at the Ice Ribbon dojo in Saitama, Japan. Excalibur and Taz are the announcers.
AEW Women’s Champion Hikaru Shida, Mei Suruga, and Rin Kadokura beat Emi Sakura, Maki Itoh, and Veny (aka Asuka) when Shida pinned Veny after one of her Three Count finishers. (Shida starred in a movie called “Three Count” back in 2009 with her trainer Emi Sakura and several other women wrestlers including Tsukasa Fujimoto, Kyoko Inoue, Miyako Matsumoto, and more).
Ryo Mizunami pinned Yuka Sakazaki after a driver to win the Japanese bracket tournament final.
Thunder Rosa pinned Riho with a reversal into cradle in the American bracket tournament semifinal.
On 3/1/21 at 7pm EST on AEW’s YouTube page it will be Thunder Rosa vs. Nyla Rose in the American side finals. The winner of that match faces Ryo Mizunami in the overall finals of the tournament on AEW Dynamite on 3/3/21.