Credit: Jonathan Sullivan
"PREVIOUSLY ON IMPACT WRESTLING...": AJ Styles returns and both TNA and The Aces & Eights want him on their side, The Tag Team Title match becomes 2/3 Falls with the future of the Chavo Guerrero Jr. & Hernandez's team in the balance, Taryn Terrell goes from referee to Knockout, Bully Ray uses the Hogans to become TNA World Champion but Jeff Hardy earns a rematch and challenges Ray to Full Metal Mayhem.
Hulk Hogan catches up with Jeff Hardy backstage. Hardy says he's ready and Hogan says he's going to take the belt back tonight.
A new IMPACT Wrestling intro video plays.
We go live to the American Bank Arena in Corpus Christi, TX as Todd Keneley welcomes the home audience. Mike Tenay hypes the main event while Keneley hypes Terrell/Kim and Taz hypes AJ Styles' "decision".
Chavo Guerrero Jr. & Hernandez make their way out for the opening contest, boxing great Jesse James Leija waving a flag behind them. Guerrero and Hernandez bring Leija to his seat and out come Austin Aries and Bobby Roode to attack them from behind. Roode throws Hernandez into the ring steps while Aries throws Guerrero into the ring to start the match.
Match #1: Austin Aries & Bobby Roode (c) Vs. Chavo Guerrero Jr. & Hernandez in a 2/3 Falls Match for the TNA World Tag Team Titles
Aries and Roode double-team Guerrero right at the outset, and Roode hits a spinebuster following a corner dropkick by Aries for the 1...2...3. Aries and Roode Take Fall #1.
The bell rings to start the second fall and Aries heads to the top rope. Aries mocks Guerrero but misses the Frog Splash and Guerrero rolls him up for the 1...2...3!. Guerrero & Hernandez Take Fall #2.
The bell rings for the third fall and Roode stomps Guerrero in the corner before bringing him to the heel corner. Roode chokes Guerrero with his boot then distracts the ref to allow Aries to choke him some more on the bottom rope. Roode hits a move and covers for a 2-count. Aries tags in and hits a slingshot senton from the apron. Aries drops the fist and covers for the 1...2...kickout. Aries sends Guerrero face-first into the corner and tags out to Roode. Guerrerp gets an elbow up during a corner splash attempt and follows up with a dropkick after Roode blocks the Tornado DDT. Guerrero looks for a tag as Hernandez makes his way back to the apron for the first time in the match.
Hernandez gets the hot tag and hits the slingshot shoulderblock on Roode. Hernandez takes it to the TNA Tag Team Champions, bodyblocking Roode and tossing Aries into the air and onto the mat face-first. Hernandez heads to the apron, revs up, and hits Air Mexico on Aries and Roode as the crowd cheers. Hernandez is in control as we go to commercial.
Aries clobbers Hernandez on the floor with a top-rope forearm as we come back from break. Roode makes his way out and rolls Hernandez back into the ring. Roode runs in and covers for a 2-count. Snapmare from Roode puts Hernandez in a seated position and Roode follows up with a necksnap. Aries tags in and hits the second-rope elbow to the back of Hernandez for the 1...2...kickout. Aries grabs Hernandez's leg and tags Roode in. Hernandez starts battling back but Roode stops the momentum with a forearm. Roode knocks Guerrero off the apron then puts the thumbs to Hernandez's eyes.
The champs phantom tag, making Aries the legal man. They go for a double clothesline but Hernandez breaks the line and knocks them down with a clothesline of his own. Guerrero, who is back on the apron, gets the hot tag. He sends Aries to the outside and takes Roode down with a headscissors takedown. The tag champs try to regroup on the outside but Guerrero hits them both a slingshot crossbody. Guerrero rolls Roode in and covers for the 1...2...Aries breaks the count. Aries goes for a suplex but Guerrero blocks it and hits 2 of the 3 Amigos before Roode breaks it up. Roode goes for a suplex and Guerrero escapes, hitting all 3 Amigos this time around. Guerrero goes for the Frog Splash but Aries pushes him off. Roode rolls Guerrero up and grabs the tights for the 1...2...kickout.
Roode applies the Crossface but Hernandez breaks it up. The tag team champs send Hernandez to the ramp and sidestep an attempted Air Mexico, sending Hernandez into Guerrero. They cover Guerrero for the 1...2...KICKOUT. Aries hits the corner dropkick and Roode goes for the follow-up spinebuster but Guerrero counters into a DDT for the 1...2...Aries breaks the count. Aries sits Guerrero on the top turnbuckle and goes for a superplex but Hernandez grabs him off in a Border Toss position. Roode stops it and they go for a double suplex but Hernandez hits a double suplex of his own. Guerrero regroups and hits the Frog Splash for the 1...2...3! New champs.
Winners and NEW Tag Team Champions [via Pinfall]: Chavo Guerrero Jr. & Hernandez (15:08)
Brooke Hogan is stopped backstage by Joey Ryan. Ryan says he's here in his referee clothes and he's available to ref the Knockouts match. Brooke says she's already hired someone for that and says Ryan embarrassed her last week with his actions. Brooke says Ryan has a match tonight and tonight we will see who the "bigger" man is.
We see a video of The Aces & Eights meeting up outside of the arena, the motorcycles revving.
A suited up Joseph Park makes his way out to the ring to say something. The music dies down and Park says he's here to discuss a couple of issues. Park gets right to the point and brings up The Aces & Eights, Bully Ray in particular. Park says he's sick of their antics and it stops right now. Park says the word that comes to mind when it comes to them is "justice" and tonight justice will be served when Jeff Hardy brings the World Title back to TNA. Park pulls out a document and says it's an annulment to end the marriage between Bully Ray and Brooke Hogan.
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