GFW Impact Wrestling
September 14, 2017
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Transcription by Josh Lopez
First Match: Braxton Sutter w/Allie vs. Hector Garza Jr.
Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Sutter connects with a waist lock takedown. Garza applies a side headlock. Garza lands a hip toss. Sutter dodges a discus lariat from Garza. Garza leapfrogs over Sutter. Sutter SomerSaults over Garza. Sutter and Garza are trading back and forth leg sweeps. Quick chopping exchange in the center of the ring. Garza drops Sutter with an enziguri from the ring apron. Sutter responds with a SpringBoard Neck Breaker for a two count. Garza sunset flips Sutter into a pinning position for a two count.
Garza connects with a Running Clothesline. Garza is playing mind games with Sutter. Garza throws his pants at Allie. Sutter goes for a Wrecking Ball Dropkick, but Garza ducks out of the way. Garza has Sutter in a handstand position on the ring apron. Garza lands a thrust kick. Garza bounces Sutter’s head on the steel ring steps. Garza goes for a Suicide Dive, but Sutter uses Allie as a protected shield. Sutter drives Garza back first into the ring steps. Sutter plants Garza with a Gut Wrench SitOut PowerBomb for a two count. Sutter follows that with two more covers, but Garza continues to cover. Garza SuperKicks Sutter. Garza follows that with a SpringBoard MoonSault to pickup the victory.
Winner: Hector Garza Jr. via Pinfall
Second Match: Ethan Carter III (c) vs. El Hijo Del Fantasma For The GFW Impact Grand Championship
EC3 refuses to shake hands with Fantasma. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. EC3 backs Fantasma into the corner. EC3 is talking smack about Hector Guerrero, who’s one of three judges for the Grand Championship Match. We have a stale mate in the corner. Fantasma with a waist lock go-behind to EC3. EC3 applies a side headlock. Fantasma lands two body shots. EC3 drops Fantasma with a shoulder tackle. Fantasma responds with a Hip Toss. Fantasma follows that with two Deep Arm Drags. Fantasma applies an armbar. EC3 gets back to a vertical base. EC3 drives the back of Fantasma’s head to the second rope. EC3 lands back to back knife edge chops. EC3 connects with a Fist Drop for a two count. EC3 applies a front face lock. Fantasma kicks EC3 in the chest. EC3 responds with a TK3 that sends Fantasma crashing to the outside. EC3 repeatedly bounces Fantasma head on the ring apron to end round number one. EC3 wins round number one.
Fantasma starts round number two with a Running Dropkick. Fantasma repeatedly stomps on EC3’s chest. EC3 connects with a Running Lariat for a two count. EC3 with a Vertical Suplex for another two count. EC3 applies a Cravate in the center of the ring. EC3 drives Fantasma head to the canvas. EC3 launches Fantasma to the turnbuckles. Fantasma dives over EC3. Fantasma connects with a Hurricanrana. Fantasma follows that with a Bicycle Kick. Fantasma with a Running Double Knee Strike in the corner. Fantasma plants EC3 with the FrankenSteiner. The onslaught continues as Fantasma lands a SpringBoard Frog Splash for a two count. EC3 goes for the One Percenter, but Fantasma blocks it. Fantasma locks in the SurfBoard Submission Hold to end round number two.
Fantasma wins round number two. The final round starts with EC3 sending Fantasma shoulder first into the steel ring post. EC3 rolls Fantasma over for a two count. EC3 connects with the DeadLift SitOut PowerBomb for a two count. EC3 goes for the EC3 Splash, but Fantasma ducks out of the way. Fantasma drops EC3 with another enziguri from the apron. Fantasma with a SpringBoard Crossbody Block for a two count. Fantasma and EC3 are trading back and forth shots. EC3 slips out of the Fujiwara Arm Bar. EC3 plants Fantasma with the TK3 for a two count. Fantasma ducks a clothesline from EC3. Fantasma lands a singe leg lariat that sends EC3 out of the ring. Fantasma follows that with the Suicide Dive. Fantasma rolls EC3 back into the ring. EC3 drives his knee to the midsection of Fantasma. EC3 connects with the Draping One Percenter. EC3 is unable to make the cover as time expires. After the match, Fantasma gets into shoving contest with Hector Guerrero. Pagano from the AAA Promotion attacks EC3. Eddie Edwards storms into the ring to make the save.
Winner: Still GFW Impact Grand Champion, Ethan Carter III via Split Decision
Third Match: Grado vs. Williams Weeks
This is Grado’s farewell match. Grado shakeshands with Weeks. Weeks attacks Grado from behind. Weeks lands a clubbing blow to the back of Grado. Grado ducks a clothesline from Weeks. Grado fires off a flurry of jabs. Grado follows that with the Bionic Elbow. Grado drops Weeks with a Big Boot to pickup the victory.
Winner: Grado via Pinfall
Fourth Match: Sonjay Dutt (c) vs. Trevor Lee In A Falls Count Anywhere Match For The GFW X-Division Championship
Lee knocks Dutt off the ring apron before the bell rings. Lee lands a Big Boot for a two count. Lee uppercuts Dutt. Dutt responds with two haymakers. Lee drives Dutt back first into the steel guard rail. Lee is choking Dutt with a t-shirt. Lee whips Dutt to the steel ring post. Dutt bounces Lee head on the steel chair. Dutt connects with a Running Crossbody Block for a two count. Lee rolls Dutt back into the ring. Lee is mauling Dutt in the corner. Lee launches Dutt back first to the turnbuckles for a one count. Lee repeatedly stomps on Dutt’s chest. Dutt ducks a clothesline from Lee. Dutt connects with a Hurricanrana for a two count. Lee throws a steel chair out of the ring.
Dutt lands a knife edge chop. Lee and Dutt are trading back and forth shots. Lee connects with a Bicycle Kick. Dutt responds with Bicycle Kick of his own. Dutt goes for the Skywalker, but Lee lands back on his feet. Both men are knocked down after a Double Bicycle Kick. Lee goes for the cover, but only gets a two count. Dutt plants Lee with a Tornado DDT. Lee places Dutt on the top turnbuckle. Lee connects with a SuperPlex. Dutt rolls himself out of the ring. Lee with the cover for a two count. Dutt avoids a chair shot from Lee. Dutt launches Lee into the Impact Zone. Dutt connects with a Standing MoonSault for a two count.
The fight spills to the back of the Universal Studios Production Lot. Caleb Konley throws a garbage can lid at Dutt. Konley and Lee are double teaming Dutt. Lee goes for the cover, but Dutt kicks out at the count of two. Lee accidentally hits Konley in the face with the garbage can. Dutt SuperKicks Lee. Dutt is busted open. Dutt repeatedly hits Lee in the face with the garbage can lid. Lee dumps Dutt crotch first on the steel railing. Konley lands a Spinning Back Fist. Lee SuperKicks Dutt to pickup the victory.
Winner: New GFW X-Division Champion, Trevor Lee via Pinfall
Fifth Match: Taya Valkyrie vs. Amber Nova
Nova lands a clubbing blow to the back of Taya. Taya responds with a waist lock takedown. Taya bounces Nova’s head on the top turnbuckle. Nova goes for a Hurricanrana, but Taya counters with a SitOut PowerBomb. Taya follows that with the Double ChickenWing Face Buster to pickup the victory.
Winner: Taya Valkyrie via Pinfall
Sixth Match: Johnny Impact vs. Low Ki. The Winner Will Become The Number One Contender To The GFW Global Championship
Low Ki lands a pin point strike across the shoulder of Impact. Impact goes for a Single Leg TakeDown, but Low Ki ducks out of the way. Impact with a forearm smash to Low Ki. Low Ki responds with a series of right hands. Impact connects with a takedown for a one count. Low Ki starts grappling around Impact. Low Ki applies a Body Scissors Hold. Low Ki with a Double Boot to the chest of Impact. Low Ki HeadButts Impact. Low Ki follows that with a knife edge chop. Impact side steps Low Ki into the turnbuckles. Low Ki blocks an enziguri attempt from Impact.
Low Ki applies a Dragon Sleeper. Low Ki transitions into an Abdominal Stretch. Low Ki kicks Impact in the chest. Low Ki goes for a Leg Lariat, but Impact counters with a Mule Kick. Impact follows that with a leg sweep. Impact with a Spinning Leg Drop for a two count. Impact plants Low Ki with an Sliding Dragon Suplex. Impact goes for the End of The World, but Low Ki blocks it. Low Ki and Impact are fighting for position on the top turnbuckle.
Both men get trapped in the tree of woe. Low Ki goes for a Swinging Neck Breaker, but Impact blocks it. Low Ki with a SpringBoard Leg Lariat. Impact sends Low Ki crashing sternum first into the turnbuckles. Impact connects with a SpringBoard Missile Dropkick for a two count. Impact goes for the CountDown, but Low Ki ducks out of the way. Low Ki lands a Running Dropkick for a two count. Low Ki misses on the Warrior’s Way. Impact connects with the End Of The World to pickup the victory.
Winner: Johnny Impact via Pinfall
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