Roode beats Hardy on the outside and throws him back into the ring. Roode gets a table from the outside and puts it into the ring. Roode stomps away on Hardy and sets the table up in the corner. Roode takes his time and gets Hardy up. He chops Hardy in the chest and tries to throw him into the table. Hardy counters and tries to hip-toss Roode into the table. Hardy floats over Roode, but gets hit with a huge clothesline.
Roode catches an elbow in the corner, and Hardy goes for the whisper in the wind, but he misses. Roode stalks Hardy and gets him up. Roode picks Hardy up in a firemans carry, but Hardy escapes to the apron. Hardy and Roode trade blows on the apron, as a table is right next to them on the floor. Hardy teased hitting a twist of fate off the apron through the table. They trade blows, and Roode grabs Hardy's head, but Hardy kicks him away and they both crash through the table on the outside. The referee and the announcers look confused as we go to commercial.
We come back and it appears that the match is going to continue. Tenay explains that the refs could not make a decision, so they just kept the match going because both men went through at the same time.
Roode has Hardy down in the ring, but Hardy fights out. Hardy hits the ropes, but Roode catches him with a spinebuster. Roode grabs the table out of the corner and sets it up. Roode beats on Hardy and taunts the crowd. Roode has him up in the firemans carry, but Hardy slips out and hits the twist of fate, and roode stumbles back onto the table. Hardy climbs the turnbuckle, and Roode rolls off the table. Hardy hits a swanton anyways on Roode on the mat. He picks Roode up and sets him up on the top rope. He grabs the table and brings it closer to the turnbuckle. He goes for a superplex, but Rppde fights out. Roode picks Hardy up and crotches him on the top rope.
Hardy si down and Roode is on the apron. He tries to suplex Hardy off the apron onto the table set up on the floor. Hardy fights out and hits a kick to the chest, which knocks Roode off of the apron and sends him through the table.
Winner and World Title Tournament Finalist: Jeff Hardy
Hardy celebrates in the ring, while the referee checks on Roode.
We get an Impact365 video of EC3 getting his makeup done. EC3 says tonight he is going to challenge a legend of Impact Wrestling.
We get another Impact365 video of Dixie Carter. She says she got an email from AJ Style's agent, and that next week, she will get her world title back. She says that she is sorry to get all the lawyers involved, but AJ needed to listen. Dixie says she made her holiday happen a lot sooner.
EC3 has his intro and he comes down for his match. He says that he has faced a litany of competition, but there is one man, a man who has faced Andre the Giant and Hulk Hogan and Bret Hart. Tonight, his hand-picked opponent is Earl Hebner. Hebner looks really confused in the ring. He takes the mic and says that he is not a wrestler, but a referee, and that this is not happening. EC3 says that Earl is a ref, a subordinate, a representative of the 99%. Carter says that Hebner works for him, his money and that tonight this match is going to happen. Also, he has a very special referee.
Rockstar Spud is shown leading Brian Hebner down the ring. Hebner comes down and EC3 says that Earl is going to lay down, and EC3 will pin him, and his disappointment of a son is going to count the fall. He tells Earl to lay-down, but Earl looks unsure. He teases laying down, but he gets back up. EC3 says that he better lay down, or he will put Earl in the ground. Earl lays down and EC3 asks Brian to ring the bell, unless the Hebners want a very light christmas. EC3 puts a single finger on Earl and Brian counts the fall very slowly, while apologizing to his father. EC3 is announced the winner and Brian is forced to roll Earl out of the ring. EC3 demands that Brian raises his hand, and he does so begrudgingly.
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