|By Kian Terani | October 26, 2012 | Comments|
-We go to a Gut Check vignette for next week's contestant: Christian York.
-Hogan is in the back with Storm and Angle. He gives the match to Angle. Hogan says he has something huge to tell Storm. Kurt Angle makes his way to the ring as we go to commercial.
Jeff Hardy makes his entrance as we return.
TNA World Championship: Jeff Hardy (c) vs. Kurt Angle
Christy Hemme does the formal introductions and here we go. They lock up and Angle hits a shoulderblock but Hardy answers with an armdrag into an armbar. Ankle works his way up but Hardy takes him back down. Angle rakes the face in the corner and takes control. Hardy reverses things in the corner and hits a nice dropkick for 2. Angle gets caught off the 2nd turnbuckle with a double legdrop to the groin and a dropkick to the face for a 2. Angle knocks Hardy to the outside as we go to commercial.
Angle is in control as we return. They hit a double clothesline and both go down. Hardy explodes off the ropes with a flying forearm and hits another one in the corner. Hardy head-scissors Angle out of the ring and follows up with a dropkick through the bottom rope. Hardy flies off the apron with a clothesline. Hardy hits Whisper in the Wind in the ring and gets 2. Angle counters and hits 3 German Suplexes for 2. Hardy avoids the Angle Slam and connects with Twist of Fate. He crawls to the corner and goes up but Angle brings him down with a suplex for 2. Angle hits a vicious powerbomb for 2. Hardy rolls out of the Ankle Lock and kicks Angle off. He goes up top and leaps but Angle avoids the Swanton. Angle hits the Slam for 2. Hardy hits 2 consecutive Twists of Fate an goes up for the Swanton but Angle kicks out. Both men struggle to get up and Angle launches Hardy over the top and to the outside. Angle brings him back in and pulls the straps down. Hardy sunset flips out of the Angle Slam and rolls Angle up for the win.
Winner by pin And STILL TNA World Champion: Jeff Hardy
Hardy raises both belts over his head. Austin Aries attacks Hardy and we barely see it as we return from a replay. Aries says he would like his rematch for the World Title at Turning Point. Aries leaves with the real TNA Title Belt.
-We go to the back as Aces & 8's decimate Kurt Angle. Wes Briscoe comes to his side and yells for a doctor.
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