March 15, 2019
Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall
Las Vegas, Nevada
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First Match: oVe vs. Rich Swann, Willie Mack and Tommy Dreamer in a 6-Man Tag Team Match
Pier six brawl after the bell rings. Dreamer clotheslines Jake over the top rope. Swann and Callihan are trading back and forth shots. Swann ducks a clothesline from Callihan. Swann with a Tilt-A-Whirl HeadScissors TakeOver. Swann dropkicks Callihan. oVe is regrouping on the outside. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Callihan drives his knee into the midsection of Dreamer. Callihan unloads a knife edge chop. Callihan tags in Jake. Dreamer with a deep arm-drag. Dreamer tags in Swann. Swann with a Flying Double Axe Handle Strike. Swann applies a wrist lock. Mack tags himself in. Mack with a Flying Double Foot Stomp. Heavy emphasis on the left wrist of Jake. Jake with a knee lift. Jake tags in Dave. Dave with a Flying Back Senton for a one count. Dave tells Dreamer to get up. Dave with a straight right hand. Dave applies a nerve hold. Dave has a discussion with the referee. Callihan kicks Dreamer in the face. Jake tags in Callihan.
Following a snap mare takeover, Callihan with a Running Elbow Drop for a one count. oVe is cutting the ring in half. Callihan goes for a PileDriver, but Dreamer counters with a double leg takedown. Dreamer catapults Callihan into the top turnbuckle pad. Dreamer tags in Mack. Mack clears the ring. Mack clotheslines Callihan. Mack with a Spinning Heel Kick. Callihan kicks Mack in the jaw. Mack catches Callihan in mid-air. Mack with a Samoan Drop. Mack follows that with a Standing MoonSault. Mack tags in Swann. Swann with a Roll Through Frog Splash. Swann tags in Dreamer. Dreamer with a Running Elbow Drop. Mack and Swann helps Dreamer get back on his feet. Mack delivers a Corkscrew Plancha. Swann lands The Phoenix Splash. Dreamer teases The Suicide Dive. Dreamer with a Flying Cannonball Strike off the ring apron. Dave rocks Mack with a forearm smash.
Callihan nails Swann with a Big Boot. Callihan applies a rear chin lock. Swann gets back to a vertical base. Swann with shots to the midsection of Callihan. Callihan clotheslines Swann. Callihan tags in Jake. Jake hooks the leg for a two count. Jake with a Side Russian Leg Sweep. Jake locks in The Koji Clutch. Jake tags in Dave. Dave drops his elbow on the chest of Swann for a two count. Dave dropkicks Swann for a two count. Swann is having a hard time creating separation. Dave is bending the left ankle of Swann. In and out tags from oVe. Swann is throwing haymakers at Dave. Swann kicks Dave in the face. Callihan and Dreamer are tagged in.
Dreamer with three clotheslines. Dreamer follows that with a flurry of jabs. Dreamer with a Double Bionic Elbow. Callihan spits at Dreamer. Dreamer drops Callihan with The Cutter for a two count. Dreamer with a short-arm reversal. Callihan with a Pump Kick. Jake responds with Two Spinning Heel Kicks. Jake with a German Suplex. Swann with a Running Hook Kick. Dave with a Twisting DDT. oVe are triple teaming Dreamer in the corner. Dreamer with an Exploder Suplex which sends Jake crashing into oVe. Mack hits The Booty Bomb. Mack and Swann delivers Stereo Frog Splashes. oVe drags Mack and Swann out of the ring. Callihan negates The Spicolli Driver. Callihan connects with The Grave Claw. Callihan plants Dreamer with The Spike PileDriver to pickup the victory.
Winner: oVe via Pinfall
– Johnny Impact tells Brian Cage that he’ll be ready for tonight’s World Title Match.
– Moose joins The Rascalz chill session. He’s looking for Melissa Santos. Trey Miguel mocks Moose for getting turn down last week. Moose starts choking Miguel. Moose is throwing forearms at Miguel.
– While Tessa Blanchard vs. Jordynne Grace may be coming up, Taya Valkyrie‘s mind is on the health of her husband.
– The Lucha Brothers denied Konnan’s request for a rematch with LAX. Konnan says that Pentagon will regret making that decision.
– Video package for the upcoming United We Stand event during WrestleMania Weekend.
The Disco’s Inferno Wrestling Exhibition
Second Match: The Reno Scum vs. KM & Fallah Bahh
Reno Scum attacks KM and Bahh before the bell rings. Luster throws Bahh into the steel ring steps. KM with a double leg takedown. KM transitions into a ground and pound attack. Luster attacks KM from behind. Luster drives his knee into KM’s back. KM with shots to the midsection of Luster. Luster brings KM to the corner. Luster tags in Thornstowe. Reno Scum are double teaming KM. Thornstowe stomps on KM’s face. Bahh still laid out on the outside. Reno Scum are cutting the ring in half. Luster is throwing haymakers at KM. Luster shoves KM’s head into Thornstowe arm-pits. KM decks Luster with a JawBreaker. Luster blocks a boot from KM. KM with a Step Up Enzuigiri.
Luster tags in Thornstowe. Double Shoulder Tackle. Luster dumps Thornstowe on top of KM for a two count. Thornstowe with a knife edge chop. KM with a short-arm reversal. KM creates distance with a NeckBreaker. KM tags in Bahh. Bahh with three double sledges. Bahh plays to the crowd. Bahh ducks a clothesline from Luster. Bahh drops Luster with a Running Crossbody Block. Bahh with a Body Avalanche. Thornstowe kicks Bahh in the jaw. Bahh catches Thornstowe in mid-air. Bahh with a Samoan Drop for a two count. KM dumps Luster out of the ring. Thornstowe SuperKicks Bahh. Thornstowe with a SuperMan Punch to KM. KM pulls Bahh out of harms way. Bahh plants Thornstowe with The Samoan Drop to pickup the victory.
Winner: KM & Fallah Bahh via Pinfall
LAX Backstage Segment:
— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) March 16, 2019
Third Match: Tessa Blanchard vs. Jordynne Grace in a Number One Contender’s Match
Grace applies a side headlock. Blanchard goes for a shoulder tackle, but Grace stands still. Blanchard talks smack to Grace. Grace drops Blanchard with a shoulder tackle. Grace ducks a clothesline from Blanchard. Following a snap mare takeover, Grace with a Running Clothesline for a one count. Grace follows that with a Delayed Vertical Suplex. Grace whips Blanchard back first across the turnbuckles. Blanchard uses the referee as a human shield. Blanchard rocks Grace with a forearm shiver. Blanchard kicks Grace in the face. Blanchard stomps on Grace’s chest. Grace kicks Blanchard in the jaw. Blanchard is throwing forearms at Grace. Blanchard rams Grace’s face against the top rope. Blanchard has complete control of the match. Blanchard gets Grace trapped in between the turnbuckles.
Blanchard with a Draping CodeBreaker for a two count. Blanchard transitions into a ground and pound attack. Blanchard argues with the referee. Grace hits The SpineBuster. Grace bodyslams Blanchard. Grace is fired up. Blanchard and Grace are trading back and forth shots. Grace delivers another bodyslam. Blanchard with a collection of forearm smashes. Grace with The Michinoku Driver for a two count. Grace puts Blanchard on the top turnbuckle. Blanchard negates The Muscle Buster. Blanchard pulls Grace down to the mat. Blanchard kicks Grace in the back. Blanchard is still fixated on Gail Kim. Grace uppercuts Blanchard. Grace throws Blanchard off the top turnbuckle. Blanchard with a straight right hand. Back Elbow Smash Exchange. Grace plants Blanchard with The Grace Driver to pickup the victory.
After the match, Blanchard destroys the ring announcer. Gail Kim storms into the ring to make the save. Kim is teeing off on Blanchard. Kim kicks Blanchard out of the ring.
Winner: Jordynne Grace via Pinfall
– Scott D’Amore suspends Gail Kim for disorderly conduct.
– This weeks GWN Flashback Moment Of The Week is the RVD/Sting Match from TNA Slammiversary 2010.
– Sami Callihan is going to take everything away from Rich Swann. Starting with the X-Division Title next week.
Rosemary & Dark Allie Backstage Segment:
— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) March 16, 2019
Fourth Match: Eli Drake & Eddie Edwards vs. The Desi Hit Squad
Edwards and Singh will start things off. Edwards with a back elbow smash. Edwards unloads two knife edge chops. Singh with a forearm smash. Edwards responds with a double sledge. Edwards HeadButts Singh. Edwards applies a wrist lock. Edwards tags in Drake. Singh is throwing haymakers at Drake. Singh tags in Raju. Raju kicks Drake in the gut. Raju repeatedly stomps on Drake’s chest. Raju is choking Drake with his boot. Drake regains momentum and tags in Edwards. Edwards with a Knife Edge Chop. Edwards goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Raju lands back on his feet. Raju with a waist lock go-behind. Edwards with a back elbow smash. Raju kicks Edwards in the jaw. Raju made a blind tag to Singh.
Edwards with an OverHead Belly to Belly Suplex. Singh attacks Edwards from behind. Raju with a Sliding Knee Strike. Singh hits The FlapJack. Singh with clubbing eblow smashes. Singh applies a front face lock. The Desi Hit Squad are cutting the ring in half. The referee is distracted by Drake. Raju mocks Drake. Edwards is lighting up Raju’s chest. Raju rakes the eyes of Edwards. Edwards with another pair of chops. Singh kicks Edwards in the back. Raju with a Jumping Knee Strike. Raju with a Running Cannonball Strike. Raju knocks Drake off the ring apron. Drake is pissed. Drake with two clotheslines. Drake goes for The Gravy Train, but Singh gets in the way. Drake cleans house. The referee argues with Gama Singh who’s standing on the ring apron. Edwards nails Raju with Kenny The Kendo Stick to pickup the victory.
Winner: Eli Drake & Eddie Edwards via Pinfall
Fifth Match: Johnny Impact (c) vs. Brian Cage For The IMPACT World Heavyweight Championship
Killer Kross carries Impact into the ring. Impact is laid out. Impact still has his neck brace on. Kross talks smack to Impact. Kross destroys the security team. Taya Valkyrie wants Brian Cage to help her husband. Kross grabs a steel chair. Valkyrie punches Kross. Cage clotheslines Kross. Cage SuperKicks Kross. Cage delivers multiple chair shots.
Cage hugs Valkyrie. Valkyrie low blows Cage. Impact nips up. Impact is perfectly fine. Impact hits The Moonlight Drive. Impact transitions into a ground and pound attack. Impact with a Running Knee Strike. Impact puts the cinder block on top of Cage. Impact lands a nasty chair shot to close the show.
Match Result: No-Contest, but still Impact World Heavyweight Champion, Johnny Impact
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