The following is from our play-by-play coverage of the AEW All PPV event at the Sears Centre in Chicago, IL:
Cody Rhodes vs. Shawn Spears
Cody went right after Spears and even knocked down Tully Blanchard. The match didn’t start and they brawl out to the crowd. Cody hit a powerslam to Spears on the floor. Back in the ring, Spears got the advantage and started the beat down. Cody hit a hurricanrana off the middle rope. Cody went for an outside dive but Spears caught him with a right hand. Spears connected with a series of clotheslines. Spears got in the face of Earl Hebner but Hebner fired up. Cody fired up after being whipped with the belt and hit him with a big boot. Cody landed a series of strikes then a spring board RKO.
Spears knocked him to the floor and hit a suplex on the ramp. Back in the ring, Rhodes hit Cross Rhodes to Spears but Tully distracted the referee. Tully tapped up his fists and squared off with MJF. They got into a choking match until Spears hit MJF with a big boot. Tully put the boots to Spears. Arn Anderson came out to the ring and hit a spinebuster to Spears. Spears recovered and grabbed a chair but Cody kicked hit from him.
Cody teased hitting him with the chair but hit some strikes instead. Rhodes hit a spring board kick with the chair and then hit Cross Rhodes for the win.
Winner: Cody Rhodes