BFG Series: Jeff Hardy vs. Samoa Joe
Hardy gets the crowd clapping and he and Joe lock-up. They break and lock-up again. Joe sends him in and hits a massive shoulderblock. Hardy goes out and the ref counts. Hardy makes it back in and they lock a 3rd time. James Storm is shown watching on a monitor in the back. Joe puts the boots to Hardy in the corner and throws him out of the ring and follows for an attack. Joe makes sure to break the ref's count. Hardy reverses and rams Joe into the steel steps then he runs and flies off the security rail onto Joe. We go to commercial.
We're back and Joe hits a vicious elbow in the ring. He makes the cover but Hardy kicks out at 2. Joe sends Hardy in the corner and follows with a back-splash and a signature kick to the head; Joe is late to cover, Hardy kicks out. They trade shots in the middle of the ring, Joe knocks Hardy down and gets another near-fall. Hardy fights back out of the corner with a flurry including an atomic drop and a basement kick for 2. Hardy sets him up and goes up top but Joe moves and Hardy lands on his feet. Joe counters the Twist of Fate and applies a sleeper but Hardy gets out. Hardy hits Whisper in the Wind and the Twist of Fate and wins with a head-and-arm submission.
Winner of 10 points by submission: Jeff Hardy
We get an Aces & 8's video recap from last week.
Hogan and Aries talk backstage. Aries is upset about Aces & 8's. He wants to know how they are getting in. Hogan tells him that the guy that attacked him with the flapjack was planted by Aces & 8's as a camera crew member and that he would be here tonight. Aries wonders if being diplomatic will solve anything. Hogan tells Aries to break his leg old-school style (Hogan knows about that all too well) and send a huge message. Aries likes the idea; Hogan says to break both of them. We go to commercial.
Christy Hemme interviews Joe at the entranceway about his loss but they are interrupted by Magnus before he can say anything. Magnus talks about their team and how they were good before Joe threw it away. He says he'll be the bigger man and wishes him the best. He leaves but hits a cheapshot from behind on Joe to lay him out.
Hogan talks to tag-teams in his office. He needs people to step up. Robbie E. and Kid Kash makes cases against each other. Robbie calls Chavo a has-been and Hogan begs to differ. AJ shows up and wants a shot. Hogan immediately eliminates him and says this is the wrong battlefield.
Brooke and Tara talk backstage. Brooke praises her and says that this Sunday, Tara will wrestle again. Gail Kim comes in and she has a problem with it. Brooke says if she wants to wrestle Tara, then they can tonight. The women get in each other's faces and talk trash. We go to commercial.
Taryn Terrell is in the ring and Christy introduces Gail Kim, followed by Tara.
Gail Kim vs. Tara
Gail Kim gets the first advantage with a dropkick. Tara hits a high back body drop but Kim responds with a flying armbar and rushes her in the corner. Kim plays to the crowd and Tara takes advantage for 2. Tara hits a powerslam and a series of clotheslines. Tara hits a delayed vertical suplex for 2. Kim grabs Tara's leg and rams her into the ropes. Tara picks Kim off the ropes and hits the Widow's Peak for the win.
Winner by pin: Tara
A video recap of Joey Ryan is shown. Al Snow is on his way to the ring. We go to commercial.
Snow is in the ring and says Joey Ryan is a jackass and that he got Snow's attention. He's going to give him another chance. He calls for Ryan to get in the ring. Ryan appears through the crowd with a bull-horn. He gets in the ring and they hand him a mic; he is wearing a "We are 87 percent" shirt. Ryan starts to cut a promo and Snow cuts him off. Snow says he must go through Gut Check one more time, with no judges; if he wins, he's got a contract.
Snow takes off his jacket. Ryan says that he already did and 87 percent agreed with him and deserves a contract right now. Ryan finally accepts and Snow says he must fight him to get it. Ryan says nobody wants to see Snow in spandex. Snow tells him he'll beat his a** in jeans and slaps him in the face, hard. Ryan rolls out of the ring and says he is going to sue as he holds his face. Ryan retreats through the crowd.
Joseph Park is approached by Bully Ray backstage. He tells Park to relax. He just wants to ask him a question. He wants to know what he has learned about Aces & 8's. Park says that is attorney-client privilege between him, Hogan and Sting. Bully tells him to be careful where he sticks his nose. (Foreshadowing?)
Aries approaches the guy who attacked him last week and tells him he will answer some questions or Aries will have some fun. We go to commercial.
Hogan is still trying to decide which team he is going to choose. Chavo says he has already beat Kash's team. Robbie E., Gunner, and Hernandez chime in. Hogan eliminates Kash and Gunner and says it's too personal with them.
Another promo for the BFG Series and No Surrender is shown. Joe is still ahead of Hardy on the Leaderboard at 2 with 68. Hardy is 3rd with 59 and Bully and RVD are tied for 4th at 55. Storm, of course, is 1st with 73.
BFG Series: Bully Ray vs. RVD
The loser of this match is out of the tournament. They do some trash-talking; RVD points to himself and Bully shows RVD his calves. Bully gets the early offense. Tenay and Taz ponder who's behind Aces & 8's. RVD gains momentum with quick offense and Bully goes out to regroup. RVD hits a sliding kick to Bully under the ropes and dives on to him with a flip over the top. Back in the ring, Bully works RVD's leg after he gets stuck and hung-up in the corner.
Van Dam fights to his feet and hits a series of clotheslines and Rolling Thunder for 2. RVD does a monkey flip and hits a moonsault off the corner for 2. Bully scouts a springboard kick and hits a kick of his own for 2. Bully misses with a splash out of the corner and RVD connects with his Springboard kick and goes up top. Bully counters the Frogsplash in mid-air with the Bubba Cutter for the impressive finish.
Winner of 7 points by pin: Bully Ray
RVD is out of the BFG Series and Bully advances to the Final Four.
Aries continues to interrogate "Mike." Mike is seated and Aries is in his face. He wants to know who's behind the masked group. He won't talk. Aries removes his jacket and slaps him. He threatens him with pliers. He sticks them in his mouth and Hogan stops him and tells him he wants a piece. Hogan slaps him too. Hogan goes to thumb him in the eye for Brooke's honor when his cell rings. It's Aces & 8's. Hogan negotiates; he wants the "arm-breaker" who attacked Aries and they will trade hostages. Hogan says he will have to face Aries this Sunday. He tells Aries to let him (MIke) live until the end of the show. (Really? Murder?) We go to commercial.
James Storm comes to the ring. He talks about his time away from the ring. He says he realized he missed the roar of the crowd. He says he's better than ever. He calls out the remaining 3 in the BFG Series so he can choose his opponent for No Surrender. Storm chooses Bully and invites him in the ring to say something to him face-to-face. He says Bully accused him of being behind Aces & 8"s and ended his BFG shot last year and Storm is going to return the favor this year. (Bully is just fantastic in his roll as a top heel). We go to commercial.
Christy Hemme attempts to interview RVD but they are interrupted by Magnus. Magnus starts to speak for RVD and says the old RVD wouldn't have failed. He says maybe RVD isn't the man he used to be. RVD clocks him and Al Snow & company have to pull him off.
Kazarian and Daniels make their way to the ring. Hogan chooses Hernandez and Chavo in the gorilla area to face the tag champs.
TNA World Tag-Team Championship: Daniels & Kazarian (c) vs. Chavo Guerrero & Hernandez
Chavo and Hernandez charge the ring and clean house. They fight on the outside. Chavo & Hernandez take control in the ring with quick tags. They keep Daniels away from his corner. Daniels gets away and tags Kaz but he is also dominated. Daniels tags back in and is hit with a flurry from Chavo. Kaz quickly tags back in. Hernandez lifts him in a delayed suplex and holds him while Chavo hits the 3 Amigos on Daniels before he drops Kazarian. (Very nice!) We go to commercial.
Back to action and Chavo is in control of Daniels. Daniels gets the assist from Kazarian on the outside and takes over. Kaz & Daniels make quick tags. Daniels tosses Chavo out and Kazarian puts a boot to him and sends him back in. More quick tags. Chavo fights up and tags Hernandez who cleans house. He catches Kazarian in mid-air and hits a sit-down powerbomb but Daniels breaks the pin. Chavo pulls Kaz off Hernandez on the top and hits a hurricanrana on Hernandez to send him splashing on Kaz. (Wow!) Daniels makes the save.
Hernandez takes it to Daniels in the corner as Chavo takes out Kaz on the outside. Daniels accidentally hits a moonsault on Kaz on the outside and Hernandez takes them both out with a plancha to the outside. Daniels slides a belt in the ring and points to it and as the ref grabs it, he hits Hernandez in the gut with the other belt. Kazarian gets the pin on Hernandez.
Winners by pin and STILL TNA World Tag-Team Champions: Daniels & Kazarian
Hogan's music hits and he congratulates Daniels & Kazarian. He says AJ thinks he can beat them both at the same time. Hogan says he doesn't believe AJ so he makes a match for No Surrender: Daniels & Kazarian vs. Kurt Angle & AJ Styles for the titles. We get a No Surrender card-rundown.
Aries walks his hostage toward the ring. We go to commercial.
Batista and King Mo do a promo for MMA Uncensored Live. Next.
Aries brings his handcuffed hostage down and puts him on his knees in the ring. Aries calls out Aces & 8's for an exchange. He wants a fight with the guy that broke his arm, this Sunday, not a match. Aries says the deal is off if nobody comes out. Aries goes back to plan 'A' to beat the information out of "Mike." A masked man comes out with a hammer but he hits "Mike" on the head with it. Aries tackles him through the ropes. They mix it up in the ring, fighting toe-to-toe.
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