Eric Bischoff is sitting in his locker room, when Kurt Angle walks in. He thanks Eric Bischoff for his recent help at he PPV against Sting which allowed him to retain the TNA Heavyweight Championship, and they shake hands.
Austin Aries vs Brian Kendrick
Austin Aries scores with a back heel kick on Kendrick. Kendrick walks into a high dropkick from Austin Aries. DDT by Austin Aries. Hard back suplex on Kendrick. Aries drops an elbow...but misses...HAH. Brian Kendrick hits a rolling kick on Aries. Super frankenthingy on Aries, who hit hard. 1 - 2 - no 3 though. Aries gets out the back of a Brian Kendrick bodyslam attempt. Spinning bulldog in the corner, Kendrick is down. 1 - 2 - no 3 though. Kendrick walks into a face crusher variation. 1 - 2 - kick out before the 3. Brian Kendrick powers out of a Austin Aries headlock. Brian Kendrick strikes Aries. Aries counters an arm wringer with an elbow to the side of the head. Kick by Austin Aries...to the facial regions. Break that nose! Yeah! Brian Kendrick slugs Austin Aries, sending him down into the corner. While Kendrick fires up the crowd, Aries is removing the turnbuckle pad! Brian Kendrick comes over...but Aries grabs him by the tights and uses the leverage to slingshot Brian Kendrick face first into the exposed steel turnbuckle! Austin Aries rolls up the stunned Brian Kendrick: 1....2...3! How did the referee not see that? Austin Aries slides out of the ring to the floor, then turns and leaves through the crowd. He's happy to have the win, and evidently isn't going to hang around for Kendrick to get some payback.
Winner - Austin Aries
Anarquia \ Hernandez are backstage. They talk about beating Beer Money for the TNA Tag Titles and how Beer Money will never get them back again and tonight Anarquia will destroy James Storm.
Anarquia vs James Storm
Massive backbreaker, Anarquia got planted. Anarquia can barely stand. Eye of the Storm! 1....2....3. Hernandez comes running down the aisle, and gets into the ring! Hernandez spins Cowboy around. Hernandez hits the Border Toss! James Storm has been left down on the canvas.
Winner - James Storm
Eric Bischoff is backstage, and announces that tonight we will see Kurt Angle and Sting fight one on one in the main event! Non Title of course.
Christopher Daniels vs Crimson
Crimson hits a right hand on Christopher Daniels. Christopher Daniels fights out of a grapple. Standing kicky thing by Christopher Daniels on Crimson. The referee is out, as he goes down after accidentally getting caught by an elbow to the face. DDT from the top rope by Christopher Daniels....holy crap, that was sweet. Hooks the leg, but the referee is still out. Crimson pulls a mule kick out of nowhere. Right hand from Crimson on Daniels. Crimson hits a bad delayed suplex on Daniels. 1 - 2 - shoulder up. Sloppy tornado punch from Crimson...maybe that's a clue that Kerry Von Erich is going to run in...but probably not. 1 - 2 - 2.999 Crimson misses a clothesline. I missed what happened for a few minutes as i went to get a beer...i'm going to take an educated guess and say that Bruiser Brody made a stunning return and beat everyone up, then left. I'm sticking with that story until proven wrong. 1 - 2 - 2.999 Crimson reverses a Christopher Daniels hammerlock. Christopher Daniels can barely stand. Red Alert!!! That shook the ring. 1....2....3!!
Winner - Crimson
Jeff Hardy is backstage and talks about RVD. Jeff Hardy says RVD use to be his friend but now he is a piece of rubbish, RVD will never be as good as Jeff Hardy.
eff Hardy and Scott Steiner vs Rob Van Dam and Brother Devon
Back elbow connects, RVD staggers backward. Massive backbreaker, RVD got planted. S. Steiner tags out to Jeff Hardy. Flying elbow from Jeff Hardy. 1 - 2 - kick out. Vicious kick to the teeth from Jeff Hardy. Tag between Jeff Hardy and Scott Steiner. J. Hardy \ S. Steiner whip RVD into the ropes and hit a double back elbow. 1 - 2 - kick out before the 3. S. Steiner drops an elbow...but misses...HAH. Tag between Rob Van Dam and Brother Devon. Rude Awakening on Scott Steiner by Devon. Devon hits a piledriver on Scott Steiner. Tag between Brother Devon and Rob Van Dam. Brother Devon scoops up S. Steiner. RVD bounces off the ropes and hits a flying Hart Attack clothesline. Big backdrop on S. Steiner, executed well. Spinning bulldog in the corner, S. Steiner is down. Tag between Rob Van Dam and Brother Devon. Rude Awakening on Scott Steiner by Devon. Brother Devon misses a clothesline. S. Steiner tags out to Jeff Hardy. J. Hardy crushes Devon with a running butt smash...nothing says 'killer move' like driving your ass into someone else's face. Bully Ray \ Murphy come running down the aisle with chairs! J. Hardy whips Brother Devon into the ropes. Bully Ray jumps onto the apron with the chair! Collision between Bully Ray, Devon, and the chair! Brother Devon falls to the canvas. Jeff Hardy floors Brother Devon...and climbs the turnbuckles. Off the top - Swanton Bomb, forget about it. 1....2...3! Bully Ray \ Murphy aren't satisfied! They decide to continue the assault on RVD \ Devon, stomping them into the mat until referees pull them away!
Winners - Jeff Hardy & Scott Steiner
Kurt Angle is in the ring telling Sting he has had his chance at the TNA Championship and to move on, when Sting comes out from the back. They trade insults, and look ready to begin fighting when numerous referees, other backstage officials, and wrestlers come running out and hold them apart so that they can't go at it.
Mr. Anderson is in the ring talking about how sting lost his match against Kurt and now he wants a title match. Out from the back come Immortal, who hit the ring. Ric Flair takes a microphone and offers Mr. Anderson a spot in the group. Anderson says he will think about it. Flair replies that he will be back for an answer next week on Impact!
Kurt Angle vs Sting
Kurt Angle snap suplexes Sting. Sting reverses a Kurt Angle hammerlock. Angle gets smacked around like a bitch. Kurt Angle charges, Sting moves, and the referee is knocked out. Lifting DDT by Sting. Pinfall attempt, but the ref is still down. Angle blocks a kick from Sting. Sting takes a butterfly suplex from Angle. Kurt Angle hits a delayed suplex on Sting. 1 - 2 - no 3 though. Powerbomb nearly crushes the spine of Sting. 1 - 2 - almost a 3. Kurt Angle misses a big legdrop and lands ASS-FIRST on the mat. Full nelson on Angle...i remember when Warlord used to do that. God he sucked. 1 - 2 - almost a 3. Angle counters an avalanche with a raised foot to the face. Sting grabs Kurt Angle from behind and shoves him into the ropes, then scores with a roll-up...but Angle rolls through with the move! He used a pull of the tights to get Sting over! 1....2...3! The referee was out of position and didn't see it! Samoa Joe has a chair. Angle turns and takes a brutal shot to the head. Sting is next to take a hard shot. Samoa Joe has demolished everyone!
Winner - Kurt Angle
Overall - 77%
Crowd Reaction- 92%
Match Quality - 74 %
Impact ends with Samoa Joe posing with the belt in the ring.
Overall Rating - 72%
We got a 5.10 rating for 'Impact Wrestling'!
The attendance level was 4132 people.
We made $0 from ticket sales.