TNA Impact Results: Angle Vs. Storm, Aces & 8's No-Show, Sound Off With Your Thoughts
|By Kian Terani | August 02, 2012 | Comments|
-Chavo Guerrero warms up backstage.
Eric Young and ODB talk about the Knockouts Tag Titles and Young's new show in the back.
Kid Kash w/ Gunner vs. Chavo Guerrero w/ Hernandez
Chavo's uncle, Hector, is on Spanish commentary and his grandmother is in the crowd. Kash goes right at Chavo takes his shirt off. Kash hits a shoulderblock and Chavo answers with an armdrag. Chavo hits a couple of European Uppercuts but Kash gains offense.
Kash does some ground-and-pound and drops Chavo on the back of his head. Kash gets 1. Kash hits a bodyslam and goes up top for a moonsault but Chavo gets his knees up. Chavo hits a flurry of offense for 2. Chavo slingshots off the apron for a Senton Splash. Gunner comes on the apron and distracts Chavo, Kash hits a punch and a kick to Chavo.
Chavo counters a suplex and hits a 3 Amigos and a splash off the top for the win.
Winner by pin: Chavo Guerrero
-Dixie Carter comments on the AJ/Claire situation. She says it is past time for AJ to set the record straight.
-Daniels & Kazarian carry gifts toward the arena.
Angle talks to Wes Briscoe in the back and he wants Angle to put in a good word for him. Devon and Garett Bischoff show up and they want a piece of Aces & 8's. Kurt tells them to watch his back.
Daniels & Kazarian are in the ring with gifts set up in the ring. They make fun of AJ being in Australia and say he's probably impregnating someone. They call Claire to the ring, who is at ringside but still somehow seems surprised. They sit her down and open gifts for her. They give her diapers, AJ action figures, pictures, and toy belts. They also give her a baby doll dressed as AJ. The crowd boo's. Claire looks into the camera and obnoxiously screams at AJ like a head-case to do the right thing for their baby and leaves. (Thank God).
-Storm vs. Angle is next
Joseph Park is on the phone. He wants leaves a message for the head of TNA's Legal Dept. He tells the interviewer that his firm has been retained by a couple of superstars. He sees Sting and is somewhat star-struck to meet him. He says, "I don't want to kayfabe you…" He says he's been retained and asks if Sting needs representation. Sting says he's covered. Park takes a picture of he and Sting and says he is going to tweet it.
-BFG Series Leaderboard
-Next week in the Series: RVD vs. Pope, Angle vs. AJ, and Bully vs. Storm
James Storm is introduced, followed by Angle.
BFG Series: James Storm vs. Kurt Angle
They go back and forth and pause to regroup. They put on a clinic. Sting comes to the ring. Angle hits a shoulderblock and Storm answers with two armdrags into an armbar. Devon and Garett come to the ring. Storm hits a Thesz Press. Angle blocks the Last Call and puts the boots to Storm in the corner. Storm turns things around but Angle hits a belly-to-belly. Bully comes to the ring.
Storm hits a Randy Orton-style DDT. Roode comes to the ring. Aries makes his way down the ramp. Storm drops Angle across the ropes and drills him in the back of the head with a kick. Angle does his trifecta of suplexes. Storm counters the Angle Slam with an armdrag. Angle ducks a clothesline and hits a boot to the head. Storm kicks out. Angle pulls the straps down. Storm hits an Angle Slam for 2. Angle applies the Angle Lock and Storm stays in it longer than anyone I can remember. Storm turns it around and kicks Angle in the head and hits the Last Call for the win.
Winner of 7 points by pin: James Storm
The ref helps Storm up. Angle shakes his hand. They give Storm a mic and he calls Aces & 8's out. Roode tells Storm that they are not here because he won tonight and doesn't need them. Storm and Bully go at it. Aries and Roode mix it up as Angle watches.
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