Detailed Recap From TNA's Hardcore Justice 2 Pay-Per-View
Hardcore Gauntlet Battle Royal: Devon Storm vs. Little Guido vs. Crimson vs. Sam Shaw vs. Johnny Swinger vs. Funaki vs. Gunner vs. 2 Cold Scorpio vs. Shark Boy
Storm suplexes Guido into the ring. Guido attempts to use a golf club as a weapon, but Storm suplexes him again. Storm grabs the golf club and uses it on Guido. Storm comes back and goes for a powerbomb, but Guido fights out and delivers a dropkick. Guido chokes Storm with the golf club. Crimson enters the match. Crimson smacks Guido in the back with an umbrella. Crimson drops Storm with a boot to the face. Crimson goes to eliminate Guido, but Storm hits him with a dustpan. Guido dropkicks Storm as Crimson is holding him, but Crimson tries to eliminate Guido. Sam Shaw enters the match and hits Crimson with a cane. Crimson drops Shaw with a back-body drop. Crimson hits Shaw with a golf club and Guido hits Storm with the umbrella. Johnny Swinger enters the match. Swingers takes out everyone with a crutch. Swingers gets eliminated. Crimson hooks Storm with the umbrella and Guido hits Crimson with the crutch. Funaki enters the match. Funaki brings part of a guardrail to the ring. Funaki tosses Guido into the guardrail. Funaki kicks Guido to the floor for the elimination. Crimson takes Shaw down with a clotheslines. Gunner enters the match. Devon Storm is eliminated. Gunner lays Shaw out with the golf club. 2 Cold Scorpio enters the match and eliminates Sam Shaw. Shark Boy enters the match. Gunner and Funaki go after each other as Scorpio and Shark Boy go after Gunner. Scorpio connects with a legdrop on Crimson. Funaki goes up top and Scorpio shoves him to the outside. Crimson powerbombs Scorpio and eliminates him. Gunner and Crimson double-chokeslam Shark Boy. Gunner and Crimson argue over who is going to open the bag that Shark Boy brought to the ring. Shark Boy delivers a Chunner to Crimson and Gunner. Shark Boy pulls a huge fish out of the bag and uses it as a weapon on Gunner and Crimson. Shark Boy eliminates Crimson and Gunner.
Winner: Shark Boy.
We see Knux, D.O.C., and Wes Brisco backstage. They talk about their match with James Storm, Magnus, and a mystery partner and say they are going to beat up Storm and Magnus like they always have.
We see a video hype package for the formation and the reign of the Aces and Eights so far in TNA.
Six-Man Tag Team Elimination Match: Aces and Eights (D.O.C., Knux, and Wes Brisco) vs. James Storm, Magnus, and Bob Holly
Holly and Knux start the match. Knux squashes Holly in the corner and sends him to the mat with a clothesline. Knux tags in Brisco, but Holly takes control and kicks Brisco in the midsection. Holly tags in Storm, who takes Brisco down with a clothesline. Brisco tags in D.O.C., who gets taken down by Storm. Storm tags Magnus, and they double-team D.O.C. for a bit. Magnus and D.O.C. fight on the outside and Magnus tosses D.O.C. into the barricade. They go back into the ring and D.O.C. drops Magnus with a big boot. D.O.C. tags in Knux, who beats down Magnus in the corner. Knux tags in Brisco, who does the same to Magnus. Brisco slams Magnus to the mat and goes for the cover, but Magnus kicks out. Brisco tags in D.O.C., who delivers a few headbutts to Magnus. D.O.C. tosses Magnus to the outside and all hell breaks loose for a few moments. Magnus gets back into the ring and D.O.C. tags in Knux. Knux drops an elbow on Magnus and goes for the cover, but Magnus kicks out. Knux tags in Brisco, who applies a headlock to Magnus. Magnus fights out, but Brisco drops him with a back elbow. Brisco tags in D.O.C., who drops Magnus with a big boot and a suplex. D.O.C. applies a headlock on Magnus and goes for a choke slam, but Magnus fights out. Magnus and D.O.C. take each other down with a clothesline. D.O.C. tags Brisco and Magnus tags Storm. Storm takes care of all three Aces and Eights members. Storm tags in Holly. Holly lays all three guys out with a cane, but Knux comes back with a big boot. Holly hits Knux with the Alabama Slam and gets the pin fall. Brisco rolls up Holly for the pin fall. Magnus pins Brisco for the pin fall. D.O.C. chokeslams Magnus and gets the pin fall, and now we are down to James Storm vs. D.O.C. D.O.C. hits storm with a trash can lid. Storm comes right backs and takes D.O.C. down to the mat. Storm connects with the Last Call Superkick and gets the pin fall.
Winners: James Storm, Bob Holly, and Magnus
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