We begin tonight with stills from Austin Aries' title win on Sunday.
We get a recap of Joseph Park and Bully Ray from past weeks.
Bully Ray is introduced and he comes to the ring.
Anything Goes Match - Bully Ray vs. Joseph Park
Bully has his restraining order in hand. Park comes out to the ring. Park is hesitant to face off. Bully invites him to the center of the ring, Park puts his dukes up. Park swings wildly and Bully slaps him around. Bully spits in his face. Park slaps Bully and gets fired up. Bully tackles him to the mat and pulls his phone out and begins tweeting.
Bully pulls out some "hardcore" items form under the ring: trash cans, chairs, sheet pans, etc. Park avoids a chair-shot and takes Bully down. Park grabs a chair but he hesitates and Bully knocks him down. Bully hits him with a "detour" sign on the back and then a can lid to the head. Bully lays him out on the can lid and waits to long. Park avoids a leaping headbutt and Bully hits his head on the metal lid.
Park mounts offense but Bully quickly extinguishes it with a big boot. Bully goes back out and pulls a back bag from under the ring. He spills thumbtacks all over the mat. Bully asks for a mic and says he going to do what he should have done to Abyss. Bully goes to hit him with a Kendo Stick but Park hits a low-blow and uses the stick himself and gets 2.
Bully hits a clothesline and takes Park over to the tacks but Park hits a spinebuster on him onto the tacks; he gets 2. Bully crawls to his chain and he wraps it around his fist and clocks Park in the head for the win.
Winner by pin: Bully Ray
Park is busted open and he is starting to freak out at the sight of his blood. Bully rushes him and Park hits a nice side slam to lay him out. The crowd chants for Park and he seems surprised at himself.
Backstage, Sting has the playing cards left by the mystery persons last week. He says "dead man's hand, I get it." He tears the cards up.
Bully picks tacks out of his boot backstage and he asks who that was. He says he beat Park but who was that?
-BFG Leader Board – Samoa Joe is in the lead with 37 followed by James Storm with 36.
Bound for Glory Series Match – Samoa Joe vs. RVD
RVD drop toe-holds Joe into the corner and tries a submission hold but Joe grabs the ropes. They trade elbows in the center of the ring. RVD hits a kick to the head and Joe responds with a clothesline and RVD rolls out to regroup. Joe catches RVD's leg and takes him down with a dragon screw. They trade kicks, Joe applies a modified ankle lock but quickly releases.
Joe hits a snap powerslam off the ropes and transitions into an armbar but RVD gets his foot on the rope. RVD takes out Joe's knee and catches him with a spinning kick and a Rolling Thunder to Joe's back. Joe kicks out at 2. Joe counters a monkey-flip attempt and slams RVD and applies a modified figure-4. He releases and goes to re-apply but RVD rolls him up with a small package.
Winner of 7 points by pin: RVD
-Earlier in the Day: Claire is asked questions in the parking lot as she arrives in her car but she doesn't want to talk.
Hogan comments on the playing card situation and he says "Sting's here, let's dance."
-Recap of Daniels vs. AJ from Sunday
Daniels and Kazarian are in the ring and Kaz congratulates AJ for his win on Sunday. Kaz says that it is just the beginning. Daniels calls Claire out to answer some questions. Claire comes out and she seems confused. Daniels alludes to the fact that AJ is her baby's daddy.
AJ's music hits and he comes to the ring and says this "'story' was over weeks ago." Claire gets in between them and says Daniels is right. She says AJ is the father of her baby.
-AJ screams that he doesn't know when grilled backstage by a reporter as he passes Kurt Angle.
-Mr. Anderson prepares for his match with Kurt Angle.
-Zema Ion's X-Division Title-win recap video
-Dakota Darsow has words for Ion backstage as he defends his friend Jesse Sorensen. He faces Ion next.
Zema Ion vs. Dakota Darsow
Darsow knocks Ion down with one punch and goes to work with relentless intensity. Ion goes out and starts to make his way up the ramp but Darsow goes to intercept him. Back in the ring, Ion takes advantage of getting in first but Darsow takes back over. Ion drops Darsow's neck across the ropes and hits a DDT and a reverse faceplant for the win.
Winner by pin: Zema Ion
Ion pulls back on Darsow's arm and grabs a mic and calls out Sorensen. He says not only is he pretty but he's pretty dangerous.
The new TNA World Heavyweight Champion Austin Aries makes his way to the ring. He thanks the fans and says that he had a great week. He says this is a great moment for the professional wrestling industry. Aries has to shush the crowd because he can't hear himself. He says the next "boom period" is on the horizon. He is interrupted by Bobby Roode's music.
Roode slowly takes in the 'boos' and gets in the ring. Aries raises the title in Roode's face. Roode grabs a mic but he is speechless. Roode is beside himself and can't spit it out; he removes his jacket. Roode paces back forth like a madman. He finally says that this is all one word: 'fluke' and he stomps out of the ring. Aries says he has 3 words: 'new world champ.'
Sting and Hogan discuss the 'Aces and 8's.' Sting says he's 110%. He tells Hulk maybe it's time to go 'old-school.' They are interrupted by Devon and Garett. They want to have their backs, Hogan and Sting just have to let them know. Hogan basically says thanks but no thanks.
-Kurt Angle talks about Mr. Anderson and his strategy for their match tonight.
-Madison Rayne's infatuation with Earl Hebner video from last week
Madison puts Hebner over and calls him a legend.
Brooke Hogan comes out to the arena and joins commentary.
TNA Knockout Championship: Gail Kim vs. Miss Tessmacher (c)
Tessmacher attacks from the outset. She hits clotheslines and kicks in the corner. Tessmacher hits a dropkick and a hurricanrana. Kim takes over and sends Tessmacher into the corner. Kim keeps Tessmacher on the mat. Kim gets 2 on the mat and works the left arm. Tessmacher rolls into a pin attempt for 2. Tessmacher mounts a comeback with quick offense. She brings Kim out of the corner with a faceplant and a STO for 2. Kim rolls Tessmacher up and grabs the tights but she still kicks out. They trade shots up top. Kim goes for Eat Defeet but Tessmacher throws her off. Tessmacher comes off the top with an elbow for the win.
Winner by pin and STILL TNA Knockout Champion: Miss Tessmacher
-Angle vs. Anderson is next in a BFG Series match.
-Claire is approached backstage and she says she has proof that AJ is the father. She looks in the camera and tells AJ that she trusted him and she hopes he does the right thing.
-Magnus talks backstage about Open Fight Night and the BFG Series.
BFG Series Match – Kurt Angle vs. Mr. Anderson
The men lock up and Kurt goes for a quick single leg takedown but Anderson grabs the ropes. Kurt takes him down into a side headlock. Anderson gets up and sends Angle in and hits a couple of hip-tosses and applies and armbar. Kurt recovers and puts the boots to Anderson in the corner. Anderson turns the tables and hits a dropkick for 2. Angle hits a belly-to-belly and both men struggle to get up. Angle gets up and continues his offense.
Angle is still in control. Anderson hits a side suplex to get out of a headlock. The ref begins a count. They both get up at 7. Anderson ducks a clothesline and hits a swinging neckbreaker. Angles ducks a clothesline also and hits his trifecta of suplexes. Anderson avoids an Angle Slam and turns it into a Senton Slam for 2. Anderson goes for the Mic Check but Angle counters into an Angle Slam but Anderson kicks out. Angle takes the straps down and applies the Angle Lock. Anderson screams in pain as he reaches for the ropes. Angle pulls him to the center but Anderson rolls out and hits the Mic Check for 2. Anderson stalks Angle and goes for another Mic Check but Angle counters and hits the Angle Slam for the win.
Winner of 7 points by pin: Kurt Angle
Angle is bleeding from the mouth as he raises his arms in victory. Anderson is on his back at ringside.
-Roode enters Hogan's office and sizes Sting up then he tells Hogan, "We need to talk."
Hogan tells Roode he can have a rematch at Hardcore Justice. Roode says he wants it sooner. Hogan tells Roode to call Aries out next week on Open Fight Night to prove he can beat him.
Sting comes to the ring with bat in-hand. Sting calls out Hogan to join him. Hogan's music plays but he is nowhere to be seen. The music stops and Sting calls him out again. The music restarts but no Hogan. The crowd chants for Hogan. The music starts again and quickly stops. On the big screen we see Hogan down in his office as four masked men leave and Brooke screams and checks on her dad. Sting walks up the ramp but the men, now 6, appear and attack him from behind.
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