AEW WrestleDream 2023 kicked off at the Climate Pledge Arena with a tribute show in honor of the late NJPW founder, Antonio Inoki.
The “Zero Hour” pre-show had four matches, and you can check out the results below:
* Satoshi Kojima, Keith Lee, Athena, and Billie Starkz defeated Shane Taylor Promotions (Shane Taylor and Lee Moriarty), Diamante, and Mercedes Martinez by pinfall.
* Claudio Castagnoli (with Jon Moxley) defeated Josh Barnett by pinfall.
* AEW World Trios Championship: The Acclaimed (Anthony Bowens and Max Caster) and Billy Gunn (c) vs. TMDK (Shane Haste, Mikey Nicholls, and Bad Dude Tito).
* Luchasaurus vs. Nick Wayne.