death" and Reby was wearing camo pants. Reby kept trying to get the fans to cheer for Matt, Kasey kept adjusting her top.
Hardy pushes Taven into the corner where Taven asks for a rope break. They lock up, then lock up again, then go to the mat and Matt has Taven in a head lock. Taven tries to get out but Matt keeps him in the lock up. The crowd is the quietest they have been all night. Action picks up as Matt throws punches at Taven. Hardy slams Taven down. Hardy goes up top and hits a leg drop to the standing Taven. Matt gets ready to finish Taven off but Kasey jumps into the ring. Reby storms into the ring but Keenan stops her. Taven pushes Hardy to the outside. Taven throws Hardy into the ring post and stretch's Hardy's arm against the post. Taven puts Matt in a sleeper hold as Reby tries to get the crowd behind Matt. Taven stretches Matt's arm in front of Reby. Matt hits a Side Effect but Taven kicks out. Taven locks up Matt's arm as Reby tries to get the crowd behind Matt. Taven picks up Matt and holds him above his head for 10 seconds before bringing Matt down.
Taven goes for a Lions Ault but Hardy moves. Matt hits another side effect but Taven kicks out. Taven knocks down Matt and goes for the pin as Reby screams but Matt kicks out. Matt goes up top but Kasey hold him and Taven knocks Matt down Taven goes for the pin and Kasey knock's Matt's leg off the rope to give Taven the win. Reby comes running after Kasey, Taven gets out of town, leaving Kasey. Reby chases Kasey into the ring. Matt & Reby surround Kasey. Reby hits a twist of fate on Kasey. Kasey sells it like death laying motionless on her stomach. Reby yells at Keenan. Reby talks to Matt as Kasey still lay motionless. Matt & Reby leave as Kasey rolls to her side. Staff from the back comes down to the ring and carries Kasey to the back.
- Vik Dalishus vs. Hale Collins. POUGHKEEPSIE STREET FIGHT WHERE THE LOSER LEAVES NEW. Ref Sean Hanson. Vik comes dressed in his new t-shirt and blue jeans. Hale's music starts and there is now Hale. Vik wonders what is going on. Hale is standing in the stands at the top. He comes down the bleachers passing me. As he makes his way to the floor he hugs a 400 lbs. man wearing a Hale t-shirt that is 10x times too small as only 20% of his belly is covered by it. Hale is dressed in his usual ring gear.
They stare down and Vik comes at him with some big blows. Hale reverses a Irish whip. Hale throws Vik out of the ring. Hale lays out Vik on the outside that even makes the cameraman say "ohh". Hale throws Vik into the barriers and chokes him on them. Hale shatters a caution wet floor signs where tiny pieces of it go flying. Back in the ring Vik begs Hale. Hale with kicks to Vik. Hale stops Vik in the corner. Vik gains control reversing a Irish whip into a big spinebuster but Hale kicks out. Vik takes off his belt and starts whipping Hale shot after shot after shot. Big welts on Hale's back. Vik rolls his belt up and punches Hale in the face with it. Hale blades. Hale is cut open blood pouring out. He is leaking! Blood just pouring out non-stop. Vik keeps punching Hale in the face as Hale is leaking blood everywhere. Hale has a full crimson mask as it's hard to watch. Puddles of blood in the ring as Hale's blood leaking out won't stop.
The crowd is in awe. Vik with elbows to Hale. The entire ring mat is covered in blood as blood is all over Hale's stomach. Vik's white shirt also covered in Hale's blood. Vik has Hale in a clutch. Vik bodyslams Hale. Blood is still pouring out and even getting on Ref Hanson. Vik misses a moonsault off the top rope. Hale hits a kick and goes for the pin as he is still just leaking blood everywhere but Vik kicks out. Hale goes up top and hits a flying elbow for the win and to send Vik out of NEW. Hale celebrates as he is still leaking. Hale points to the back and tries to get a hey hey goodbye chant going. Vik walks around the ring looking upset. Vik yells at a little kid at ringside. Vik comes back to the ring as Hale points to the back. Hanson raises Hale's bloody hand in the air. Hale wraps his shirt around his head to try to stop the bleeding.
Staff from the back comes down to the ring and tries to get all the blood up from the mat with spray and a lot of paper towels. They leave and come back with another ring mat. It takes 15 minutes to put the new mat on. Vincent Berry says NEW's next show is 4/27 from Newburgh w/ Lita, Godfather, & Booker T. Vincent plugs where the official after party is after the show. Vincent said they would come back to Poughkeepsie soon. The fans are trying to start chants. Many many attempts at "YES YES YES" chants even a "Super Dragon" chant. Vincent and the highspots camera man interview fans. Vincent says "That's how you end up as a extra on the DVD." Vincent tells everyone to try to get there own chant going. Vincent gets everyone to chant "Ron Zombie" his friend. Two staff members, Vincent, & the timekeeper all work on the new ring mat. The new mat has many wrinkles in it so Vincent stops the introductions and they try to make the mat better but wrinkles stay.
- Finlay vs. John Morrison. Ref Kevin Keenan. Finlay checks out the mat rubbing his foot on the mat and jumping around. Morrison poses with the fans. Morrison also rubs his feet around the mat checking it out. Keenan wants to check Finlay for weapons. Finlay stalls from locking up with Morrison. Morrison tries to help get the "YES!" chants going. They lock up. Finlay gets out of the ring. The crowd chants "Johnny Nitro". They lock up and Finlay gains control. They lock up again. Morrison brings Finlay down as they are still locked up. Morrison gains control and tries to get the "Yes!" chants going.
Finlay points at Morrison and Keenan yells at him. Finlay rakes Morrion's eyes. Finlay puts Morrison in a headlock. Finlay escapes Morrison to the outside. Morrison drop kicks Finlay outside the ring. Morrison throws Finlay into the apron and post. Finlay... (Continues on next page)