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AEW has released the official bracket for the men’s Owen Hart Foundation tournament.
First round matches are as follows:
- Samoa Joe vs. Joker mystery opponent
- Rey Fenix vs. Kyle O’Reilly
- Jeff Hardy vs. Darby Allin
- Adam Cole vs. Dax Harwood
For the first time ever, we see the bracket for the #OwenHart Foundation Men's Tournament! Who will the Joker be that faces @SamoaJoe in the first round?! #AEWDynamite is LIVE on @TBSNetwork! pic.twitter.com/NxbBmzmpkf
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) May 5, 2022
The tournament will start on next week’s episode of AEW Dynamite with the Allin vs. Hardy match. The women’s bracket has not been released. Four women have qualified for the tournament – Britt Baker, Toni Storm, Ruby Soho, and Jaime Hayter. Storm and Soho will team up to face Baker and Hayter on Friday’s episode of AEW Rampage. Another women’s Owen Hart Foundation tournament qualifying match will take place on Rampage as well with Riho facing Yuka Sakazaki.