TNA Destination X Results - New X Division Champion, Aries Vs. Roode, More
|By Marc Middleton | July 08, 2012 | Comments|
We go to the ring for Ultimate X to crown a new X Division Champion. Mason Andrews is out first followed by Zema Ion. Kenny King is out next followed by Sonjay Dutt.
Zema starts the match by spraying his hair. He tries to climb up but they all go at it. Ion catches a triple dropkick. King goes at it with Mason until Zema pulls Mason to the floor. Dutt and King go at it in the ring now. Dutt with a head scissors takedown, sending King out of the floor. Dutt climbs up but King cuts him off. Ion comes in and pushes King out to the floor. Mason with a dropkick on Zema. Zema with a tornado DDT on Mason before climbing up. King runs in and cuts him off. King suplexes Mason on top of Zema now. King points to the X and goes to the top. Dutt stops him and they fight on the apron. All four men are down again. Zema gets up and climbs out over the ring but gets pulled down by King and Mason. King with a springboard leg drop on Zema.
King goes up in the corner but Mason stops him. Mason backdrops King from the corner down to the mat. Trainers come down and take Dutt away from the ring. Apparently he's been injured. King slams Mason again. King goes for a corkscrew out to the floor but misses Zema. They fight and Mason leaps from the ring to the floor, taking them both out. Mason climbs out over the ring now and goes for the X Division Title hanging above the ring. King springboards in and spears him from the cables. Dutt comes back down and climbs up the structure.
Mason and King climb out and meet in the middle of the rope. They fall to the mat with a neckbreaker. Dutt and Zema have climbed to the very top of the structure now. They meet in the middle and trade shots up very high. Dutt drops down to the X ropes as does Zema. Zema sprays Dutt in the face with his hairspray as Dutt goes for the title. Dutt falls to the floor. Zema takes advantage and grabs the belt for the win.
Winner and New TNA X Division Champion: Zema Ion
- Christy Hemme is with Ion after the match. He tells the fans to show respect. He dedicates his win to his critics and haters. He then dedicates it to his biggest inspiration, his guiding light - Jesse Sorensen. Ion says without breaking Sorensen's neck, he may have never realized his true potential.
- We get a promo video for tonight's World Heavyweight Title match.
TNA World Heavyweight Title Match: Austin Aries vs. Bobby Roode
We go to the ring and out first comes the challenger Austin Aries. The TNA World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode is out next. Jeremy Borash is in the ring for formal introductions.
The bell rings and here we go. The crowd chants for Aries. They lock up and go to the ropes before breaking. They lock up again and go to the ropes. Aries smacks Roode on the chest and backs off. They lock up again and Roode goes for the arm. Aries comes back and they trade holds. Aries goes for the first pin attempt and gets a 2 count. Aries applies a submission but Roode breaks free and smacks Aries in the back of the head. Aries comes back and takes Roode down this time. Aries unloads and drops a big elbow for another pin attempt. Aries has his headlock blocked by a headscissors from Roode. More back and forth action with the two trading holds on the mat.
Roode works Aries over in the corner now. Roode with a big suplex and a knee drop for 2. Roode applies a headlock now. Roode comes off the top but Aries move and Roode lands on his knee. Aries kicks Roode and ducks a clothesline. Aries with a big atomic drop and a dropkick to the knee. Aries with a submission attempt as Roode makes it to the ropes. Aries dumps Roode to the floor and does a suicide dive but hits the fan barrier as Roode side steps. Roode brings Aries back in the ring and spears him for another 2 count. Roode continues to keep control. Roode with another front suplex slam and another 2 count. Roode with a body scissors now. Roode whips Aries from corner to corner and keeps in control. Roode tells Aries to give up before stomping some more.
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