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AEW Fight for the Fallen

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AEW Fight for the Fallen is a professional wrestling event produced by All Elite Wrestling (AEW). The event started in 2019 and is usually held in the Summer. The event airs as a special episodes of AEW's television shows Dynamite, Rampage, and Collision. The name "Fight for the Fallen" is a reference to the first charity that the event helped which supported victims of gun violence.[1]

Every event that is held raises money for either the charity or cause that is chosen.[2]

Dates and venues

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Event Date City Venue Main event Charity or cause
Fight for the Fallen (2019) July 13, 2019 Jacksonville, Florida Daily's Place The Brotherhood (Cody and Dustin Rhodes) vs. The Young Bucks (Matt Jackson and Nick Jackson). Victims of gun violence[3][4][5]
Fight for the Fallen (2020) Dynamite:
July 15, 2020
Jon Moxley (c) vs. Brian Cage for the AEW World Championship. COVID-19 relief[6]
Fight for the Fallen (2021) Dynamite:
July 28, 2021
Charlotte, North Carolina Bojangles Coliseum "The Painmaker" Chris Jericho vs. Nick Gage in a No Rules match. Victims of domestic violence and sexual assault survivors[7]
Fight for the Fallen (2022) Night 1:
Dynamite

July 27, 2022
Worcester, Massachusetts DCU Center Bryan Danielson vs. Daniel Garcia Marine life and oceans around the world[8]
Night 2:
Rampage

July 27, 2022
(aired July 29)
Anna Jay vs. Ruby Soho
Fight for the Fallen (2023) Night 1:
Dynamite

August 16, 2023
Nashville, Tennessee Bridgestone Arena The Young Bucks (Matt Jackson and Nick Jackson) vs. The Gunns (Austin Gunn and Colten Gunn) Maui Food Bank due to the 2023 Hawaii wildfires[9]
Night 2:
Rampage

August 16, 2023
(aired August 18)
Hikaru Shida and Skye Blue vs. The Outcasts (Ruby Soho and Toni Storm)
Night 3:
Collison

August 19, 2023
Lexington, Kentucky Rupp Arena Darby Allin vs. Christian Cage

References

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  1. "AEW - The Road to Fight for the Fallen - Episode 01". Nightmare Family. Retrieved November 29, 2023.
  2. ""l3/11 AEW Dynamite TV results: Powell's live review of Hangman Page and a mystery partner vs. Chris Jericho and Sammy Guevara, Cody vs. Ortiz, MJF, The Butcher, and The Blade vs. Jurassic Express, "Death Triangle" Pac, Pentagon, and Fenix vs. Private Party and Joey Janela". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved November 29, 2023.
  3. "AEW reveals date and venue for Fight for the Fallen". Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Retrieved November 29, 2023.
  4. "Practicing Our Moonsaults for AEW's "Fight For the Fallen" on July 13". Farah & Farah. Retrieved November 29, 2023.
  5. "AEW Announces Venue, Date For "Fight For The Fallen" Event". Fightful. Retrieved November 29, 2023.
  6. "AEW Announces Initiative To Support Northeast Florida's Response To COVID-19". All Elite Wrestling. Retrieved November 29, 2023.
  7. "This year's Fight For The Fallen to benefit domestic violence & sexual assault survivors". Cageside Seats. Retrieved November 29, 2023.
  8. "AEW Announces $100,000 Donation To Oceana During Special AEW: Dynamite Fight For The Fallen". All Elite Wrestling. Retrieved November 29, 2023.
  9. "Tony Khan Announces AEW Fight For The Fallen 2023, Proceeds Will Go To Maui Food Bank". Fightful. Retrieved November 29, 2023.