Shotzi BlackHeart vs. Deonna Purrazzo
They grappled at the start, and Purrazzo went on to take most of the offense. Blackheart shoved her off the turnbuckles, and followed with a senton off the top rope to score the pinfall.
Deonna Purrazzo was eliminated.
Xia Li ran down as the next entrant, and she went right to work on Blackheart before the show cut to commercial. Li was rocking Blackheart with kicks, but Blackheart cut her off to eliminate Li via modified cattle mutilation.
Xia Li was eliminated.
Aliyah entered and they exchanged a couple of roll-ups. Aliyah dominated in the early going, but Blackheart fired back. Blackheart used the same submission hold on Aliyah after a chicken wing suplex to eliminate her.
Aliyah was eliminated.
Kayden Carter entered the match next. They were having a back-and-forth match, but Blackheart pinned her after a senton off the top rope.
Kayden Carter was eliminated.
Dakota Kai quickly ran down to attack Blackheart as the next match in the gauntlet began. Kai worked over Blackheart, and Gonzalez would also interfere behind the referee’s back. Blackheart would make a comeback. She did a dive on to Kai and Gonzalez, and then howled like a wolf.
Gonzalez plucked her off the apron, but Blackheart escaped her clutches to send Gonzalez crashing into the ring steps. The distraction still allowed Kai to strike. She delivered her Go 2 Kick finisher, and covered Blackheart.
Winner: Dakota Kai
Dakota Kai advances to the Ladder match next week.
They showed another video package for Rhea Ripley vs. Charlotte Flair at WrestleMania.
Next week: #1 Contender’s Ladder Match.