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This week’s edition of Impact Wrestling opens with the Last Knockout Standing match for the Knockouts title!
Rosemary (c) vs. Jade – Last Knockout Standing Match – Knockouts Championship
Jade attempts a suicide dive but is met with a forearm from Rosemary.
Rosemary ties up Jade in the ropes with a submission hold but isn’t forced to break it – there’s no disqualifications in Last Knockout Standing!
Rosemary hits Jade with multiple trash can shots. Rosemary places a trash can in front of Jade in the corner and goes coast to coast with a dropkick! Jade gets up at the referee’s 7 count.
Jade slams Rosemary into a trash can but she gets up at 9.
Jade launches herself off the top rope but Rosemary spits mist in her face in mid-air! Rosemary follows up with Red Wedding but Jade is able to answer the referee’s count at 9.
Rosemary hits another Red Wedding, this time out on the arena floor! Jade is once again able to answer the count at 9.
Rosemary charges at Jade but she sidesteps her, sending Rosemary crashing into the steel ring post.
Jade powerbombs Rosemary from the ring apron onto the steel steps. Rosemary makes it to her feet at the referee’s 9 count.
Rosemary spits mist in Jade’s face once again, followed by a third Red Wedding at the top of the entrance ramp. Jade is unable to answer the referee’s 10 count, Rosemary is the last knockout standing.
Backstage, Moose says Cody picked a fight with the wrong guy!
The Broken Hardys are at their personal zoo as Broken Matt looks to test the powers he stored in Brother Nero’s vessel.
Moose is in the ring to address Cody attacking him last week. Cody runs out of the crowd and attacks Moose from behind once again! Security tries to break it up but is unable to stop the big man. They finally get things under control with help from the locker room. Brandi comes out to try and calm down Cody but it’s no use. Cody ruthlessly attacks Josh Mathews at the announce desk as Moose launches himself over the top rope to take out everyone!
James Storm vs. Jessie Godderz
Godderz locks in the Adonis Crab but Eddie Kingston comes to ringside, forcing Godderz to break the hold.
Storm distracts the referee as Kingston attacks Godderz from ringside.
Godderz connects with the Blockbuster from the second rope for a near fall.
Storm attempts the Eye of the Storm but Godderz counters it. Kingston runs in the ring but is taken out by Godderz.
Godderz locks in the Adonis Crab and Storm is tapping, but the referee is distracted by Kingston. Bram appears and hits Godderz in the back with a steel chair.
Storm follows up with the Last Call Superkick to pick up the win.
Trevor Lee (c) w/ Gregory Shane Helms vs. Andrew Everett – X-Division Championship Match
Everett launches himself over the top rope two times in a row, crashing into Lee on the floor.
Everett connects with a big springboard moonsault.
Everett hits Lee with a springboard dropkick as both men are laid out in the centre of the ring.
Everett hits a Hurricanrana/Frankensteiner combo move but Helms distracts the referee as he goes for the pin!
Everett attempts the Shooting Star Press but Lee gets his knees up. Lee rolls up Everett with a hold of the tights to win.
Brother Nero has a very powerful premonition that the Broken Hardys will be outnumbered in their next match in the Expedition of Gold. Vanguard 1 teleports them to a flea market in search of their next competition. Senor Benjamin tazes the promotion’s number one contender’s, allowing the Broken Hardys to take their place.
The Ecktourage (c) vs. The Broken Hardys – National Tag Team Championships (USA) – Expedition of Gold Match #3
The former number one contenders attack Brother Nero during the match with an assortment of weapons. The brawl spills out into the flea market as the 2 on 1 assault continues. Senor Benjamin assists Brother Nero and chases them off with fireworks!
Brother Nero returns to the match. Broken Matt hits the Twist of Fate, followed by the Swanton Bomb from Brother Nero to win. The Hardys defeated The Ecktourage to become new National Tag Team Champions (USA).
Drew Galloway approaches Moose as he’s being tended to by doctors. Galloway offers Moose a Grand Championship title shot – in 5 minutes!
McKenzie Mitchell finds Laurel Van Ness sitting in a dark room, still in her wedding dress from last week and still drinking from her bottle.
Drew Galloway (c) vs. Moose – Impact Grand Championship Match
Galloway connects with a big boot to gain the early advantage. Galloway hits Moose with a Celtic Cross on top of the steel steps! Two judges score it 10-9 for Galloway, one judge scores it 10-9 for Moose. Galloway wins round one 29-28 by split decision.
Moose opens the second round with a big boot of his own! Moose hits a pop-up powerbomb, followed by a senton, followed by a moonsault for a near fall! Galloway hits a death valley driver on the ring apron. Moose hits a powerbomb, also on the apron! Two judges score it 10-9 for Moose, one judge scores it 10-9 for Galloway. Moose wins round two 29-28 by split decision.
Galloway attempts the Claymore Kick but Moose counters it. Moose hits the Game Changer but Galloway gets his foot on the ropes. Galloway connects with a low blow behind the referees back, followed by a Tombstone Piledriver but Moose kicks out! Galloway hits the Claymore Kick but Moose comes right back at him with the Game Changer clothesline! Two judges score it 10-9 for Moose, one judge scores it 10-9 for Galloway. Moose wins round three 29-28 by split decision. We have a new Impact Grand Champion!
Lashley (c) vs. “The Warmaster” Josh Barnett – World Championship Match
Lashley dominates Barnett in the early going.
Lashley goes for the Spear but Barnett rolls through and attempts to lock in the arm bar. Lashley gets to the ropes, forcing Barnett to break the hold.
Barnett successfully locks in the key lock but Lashley makes it to the ropes once again.
Lashley connects with a devastating Spear to retain his title!
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A broadcast journalism graduate from The University of Mississippi, McKenzie utilizes her professional skills through writing and on air hosting. She is currently the female backstage interviewer for IMPACT Wrestling.