TNA Impact Results: Hardcore Justice, Major Heel Turn, New Champion Crowned, More
JB does the formal ring introductions. We get a #CageMatch in the corner of the screen. Bully easily slams Sabin to start off. He does it again and verbally bashes Sabin. Sabin gets up and shoves Bully. They lock up and Bully picks Sabin up and walks around a bit and then slams him with authority. Sabin goes into a flurry and drops Bully in the corner and follows up with a dropkick to the face. Sabin goes to lift Bully on his back but Bully doesn't allow it. Bully turns it back around and drives his boot into Sabin's face. Bully tosses Sabin into the cage like a rag doll.
Back from a break as Bully continues to slowly punish Sabin. Sabin tries to fight back but Bully shuts him down with a headbutt and drops a big elbow for a 2 count. Bully dares Sabin to hit him in the face, Sabin gets in some forearms and almost pins Bully with a backslide. Bully drops Sabin with a clothesline and resumes the punishment. Bully hits a back bodydrop. The pace is excruciatingly slow. Sabin counters a powerbomb and transitions into a sleeper. Bully backs him into the corner to release the hold.
Sabin hits a tornado spike DDT off the 2nd buckle. Both men are laid out. They exchange shots in the center of the ring. Sabin hits an Enzuigiri and then hits an AA to Bully. Sabin is fired up and beats Bully with his vest. Sabin plays to the fans but turns around into a big boot and Bully gets 2. Bully hits a Samoan Drop and only gets 2. The crowd is dead. Bully goes to escape the cage but Sabin cuts him off. Sabin gets some of a hurricanrana off the top rope. Bully sells his shoulder. Bully blocks a suplex and hits his own.
Bully tells the ref to open the door but Sabin pulls him back in. Bully then pulls Sabin back in too. Bully lifts Sabin and his feet knock out the ref. Then Sabin ducks and Bully squashes the ref between the cage. Sabin hits an Enzuigiri and dropkicks Bully head-first into the cage. Sabin hits a missile dropkick and gets a visual 3-count but the ref is out. Sabin goes to escape the cage but Mr. Anderson appears and slams the door in his head and holds it closed. He quotes Gandolf and says, "You shall not pass."
Tito and Rampage run down. Rampage tosses Anderson off the ramp. Tito hits Rampage in the head with a ball peen hammer. Bully throws Sabin into the ring and hits a Bully Bomb and stacks him up for the win.
Winner by pin And New TNA World Champion: Bully Ray
Tito and Bully embrace in the ring. Taz joins them in the ring to celebrate as Tenay sells the swerve.
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