TNA IMPACT! Results (4/26) - Abyss Vs. Flair, Hogan!
By Ryan Clark | April 26, 2010 |
Source: 411 Mania
Abyss says the ring doesn't have magical powers, but has confidence. He says there's nothing he can't do. Flair, tonight is it. The ring means so much to him, he will never lose what the ring has given him. Whatchygonnado Flair, when Abyss takes your ring from you.
Morgan now asking Jesse Neal to be his partner. Neal says no way. Morgan says Neal makes Red look like a paperboy. Morgan brings up the promise Neal made to his best friend, who lost his life in the bombing. Morgan says he's offering him a golden ticket to make good on that promise. Morgan says they're done asking other people. They want him.
Up next, Styles and Sting vs Jarrett and Hardy.
Styles is shown walking in the back, saying he's about to take care of business as we head to commercial.
Massive brawl to start things off. Jarrett with punches to Sting in the corner. Sting counters with a revers atomic drop but Jarrett comes back with an enzuigiri. On the ramp, Styles looks to suplex Hardy, but Hardy counters into one of his own. Jarrett attacks Sting with a chair in the crowd. Styles gets tossed into the ring by Hardy. Twist of Fate countered but Hardy hits a flying forearm. AJ tosses Hardy over the top and now works on Jarrett. Jarrett locks in a sleeper, and AJ hits a sloppy low blow counter. Hardy gets the tag, but the ref didn't see. Sting now in, hitting Jarrett with a suplex. It's been announced that at Sacrifice, it'll be Jarrett vs Sting. Sting ducks a clothesline and both men hit a double shoulder block, knocking each other down for the count. Hardy gets the tag, but AJ had the ref distracted again. Hardy attacks AJ anyways and hits him witha short arm clothesline. Reverse sitout suplex to AJ followed by a corner dropkick. Sting is now walking to back. Hardy to the top but AJ knocks him down. AJ and Hardy now battling out on the ramp. AJ looking for the Styles Clash but Hardy counters, throwing AJ off the ramp and into the guardrail. Jeff launches himself at AJ as Jarrett goes to the back to take it to Sting. They're now going up the stairs to the rafters. AJ on a tableas Hardy's thinking Swanton. And he's got a ladder set up now too. Sting hits Jarrett with a baseball bat multiple times. Sting pins Jarrett for the win as Hardy was about to jump off the ladder. The ref pulls AJ of the table now that the match is over.
Winnes-AJ Styles and Sting-**1/2-Good stuff here as it accomplished what it set out to. The Sting/Jarrett rivalry progresses, and it gives Hardy and AJ a match. A good match at that too, so it's all good.
Neal talking with Team 3D about Morgan's offer. Morgan offered Neal to be his partner to face them. Ray asks him if he's crazy. Neal says he'll take care of Morgan himself. Ray asks how Neal plans on becoming champ, and Neal says by beating them. Ray says good, and tells him to be prepared. Devon tells him not to put his full trust in Morgan.
And we're back, and The Pope IS PIMPIN'! He's got a pimpin' patch over his eye and a sling on his arm. We get highlights of how Dinero hurt his shoulder at Lockdown. He says AJ took a pen and put it in Pope's eye. He tried to take away Pope's career. He asks him who he thinks he is. Although he doesn't have the gold, he hasn't forgotten about him. The Gospel according to Pope, there are no excuses, but also according to the Gospel, it's a tooth for a tooth, and an eye for an eye. He says he's watching him and he's not done with him. Someone asked him where does Pope go from here. He says when he falls down, he gets back up. Every now and then, there will be a stumble. He says all AJ is is an obstacle Pope tripped over. Pope, Is, Pimpin. MMRRRRRRRRR!!!!! And here comes Mr. Anderson.