TNA Impact! Results (9-30) - Angle Vs. Abyss In A Cage
"Backstage Voyeur" conversation of Angle talking to Hogan on the phone. Angle thanks him for the support and says he will win the title at the PPV.
We welcome Angle to the ring to kick off the show. He says "Get well soon" to the Hulkster and the crowd is behind him. He thanks Hogan for the pep talk and says although Hardy and Anderson are good, he will win. He also promises Hogan that he will fulfill his other request and dispatch Abyss tonight. He will take "the cancer" out of TNA and beat Abyss in cage match. Cue Abyss and he heads to the ring. Angle rushes him and they fight all the way tom the back with both men exchanging punches and kicks.
Taz and Tenay welcome us and we get a camera in the backstage area where Angle and Abyss are continuing their brawl. They trade blows again and Abyss rocks Angle with a ladder. He grabs a chair, misses, and Angle gets it and hits him twice with the chair. Abyss hits a low blow and slams Angle into the lockers. Angle returns the favor and security comes in to break up the brawl.
TNA security including D-LO and Al Snow are holding Angle back. Abyss dives on him and the brawl continues for a minute until the mayhem is stoppers.
Beer Money is on their way to the ring followed by Fortune for this lumberjack match. Next out is Dreamer and Rhino accompanies by EV 2.0. Dreamer and Rhino immediately get the advantage and clear the ring. They both work over Roode. Big backdrop by Rhino. Roode is thrown out ring and unceremoniously thrown back in by Sabu. Big heel kick in the corner by Storm and Beer Money has the advantage. They pound Rhino and hit a nice double suplex. While this is going on Taz and Tenay pimp Foley's book. Belly to belly by Rhino. Hot tag to Dreamer, and he is wrecking shop. Dreamer goes for the crossface, but Roode breaks it up. The lumberjacks are up and A.J. spits in the face of Dreamer before he is slammed by Kendrick. Dreamer ducks the beer bottle and hits the Dreamer driver for the pin.
Winners by pinfall: Dreamer and Rhino.
The Lumberjacks are brawling again and Sabu hits a suicide dive and takes them all out.
Foley is in the ring and he says no more violence out of the ring. He likes his in the ring and he calls out Ric Flair.
Flair is in ring with Foley. Flair asks is Foley wants to take to Ric Flair "the God", Mick says he want to talk to Ric Flair "The Man". Flair calls him an a@@hole. Mick challenges Ric to a match next week live on Spike for Countdown to Lockdown. Flair leaves the ring and grabs a book from a fan, cheap plug for Mick's book. Flair gives the book a beating and accepts the challenge. Foley says he Flair made him want to wrestle again. Flair begins beating himself up and bloodies himself. Mick follows suit. "Foley" chant from the crowd. Flair says his family will be in attendance to see Foley's retirement next week. They argue about if Flair is hardcore. The match will be a last man standing match to end the feud they have had for the past 21 years. Flair says he will kiss Foley's butt if he loses. WOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Not a bad promo if this was 1999.
"Voyeur" promo of Anderson wondering why Hogan never called him and he asks Bicschoff why. Bischoff explains that Hogan goes with what he knows which is RVD, but he has faith in Anderson. In that respect he has booked him in a match with Samoa Joe and he knows Anderson can win.