TNA Impact Results: Sting Returns, Brooke Debuts, Dixie Panics - Sound Off
|By Kian Terani | May 31, 2012 | Comments|
Park picks up the mic and says he wants to fight and takes off his suit jacket. Bully says they'll fight at Slammiversary.
The X-Division title is on the line, next.
-Crimson highlight video package
Crimson is backstage and says he "can't be beat."
Austin Aries (c) vs. Chris Sabin
Aries is shown backstage talking to D-Lo Brown as Samoa Joe walks behind him. Aries gets some water on Joe as he is spraying himself down.
They lock up and trade holds. Aries hits a beautiful armdrag. Sabin hits a forearm in the corner. Aries hits a front dropkick and gets 2. Aries hits a Rolling Thunder from the apron and over the top followed by an elbow for another 2. Sabin hits big boot and a crucifix into a pin but it's no good. Aries knocks him out of the ring and hits a suicide dive on the outside.
Back in the ring, Aries hits a missile dropkick. Sabin hits his own baseball slide dropkick and leaps off the top to the outside onto Aries. Sabin hits a Randy Orton style suplex in the ropes and gets 2. Sabin counters a brainbuster attempt and goes for a fireman's carry into an F5 but Aries rolls through and pins him.
Winner by pin and STILL TNA X-Division Champion: Austin Aries
Hogan is backstage talking to Taz from earlier in the day. They talk about Gut Check. Taz thanks him for being a part of it and says they will get the real Taz.
Taz is welcomed (yesterday) by Prichard and Snow and they talk about Joey Ryan. They talk about his "70's porn star" look. They think he did a good job but didn't blow them away.
Brooke Hogan is up next.
Jeremy Borash is backstage with the 4 possible opponents for Devon's title: Robbie E., Mr. Anderson, RVD, and Jeff Hardy. Fans can vote to choose the winner.
Dixie Carter makes her way to the ring. She says in 10 days TNA will be 10 years old. She thanks all the performers and fans. The 1st TNA Hall of Fame inductee will be announced at Slammiversary. She wants to take the Knockouts division to another level. She introduces the new executive in charge of the Knockouts Division: Brooke Hogan.
Brooke comes out in a black mini-dress. Dixie welcomes her. Brooke thanks everybody. We get some "Hogan" chants and some "boo's." Brooke says she knows she has some big yellow boots to fill and she says she will work her butt off.
Kazarian and Daniels are watching backstage and are surprised that Dixie didn't address the AJ situation. They say the show is live and nobody can stop them.
-Slammiversary moment: Christian Cage debut
TNA Television Championship:
Devon (c) vs. ?
Devon is introduced and comes to the ring. We cut to Borash and the contenders backstage and he says that the winner with over 40% of the votes is…Jeff Hardy.
They shake hands and here we go. They trade armbars and Devon hits a shoulderblock for 2. They stop to regroup. Hardy is hit with a hard clothesline and a powerslam. Hardy hits a mule kick. Hardy hits a Whisper in the Wind for 2. Devon hits a neckbreaker out of the corner and gets 2. Devon continues to work the neck. Hardy works his way up and hits a Twist of Fate. Hardy goes up top but is pushed off by Robbie E. Robbie T. is with him and they take it to Hardy. Devon takes them out. Devon gets on all 4's and assists Hardy for a dropkick on Robbie T. Hardy and Devon stand triumphant in the ring and hug.
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