seemed to get out of the first gear and the audience recognized it. By the time they were going for their finishes, the crowd didn't really get into it,
Young Bucks vs. Paul London and Brian Kendrick
Kendrick and Matt Jackson went back and forth with some great stuff early. London came off the top with an axehandle. London and Nick Jackson, who tagged in, faced off and went back and forth, ending with London nailing a kick.
London and Kendrick nailed a series of double hip tosses on the Buck. Matt tried to climb to the top but was crotched. London controlled Nick on the mat and nailed an inverted atomic drop, followed by a rana. Matt Jackson tried to interfere but London tossed him over the top.
London and Kendrick went for stereo drives but were thwarted. The Bucks nailed dives and began working over London, tagging in and out. They scored several two counts on London. He finally made the hot tag to Kendrick, who was backdropped over the top to the floor. The Bucks doubleteamed London, trapping him for a dropkick to the face.
The Bucks went to the floor to work over their opponents. They concentrated on Kendrick as they returned to the ring. They beat Kendrick in their corner. London got angry and tried to intervene but was held back by the referee.
They continued working over Kendrick as the crowd rallied him. Kendrick nailed an atomic drop on Nick Jackson but Matt nailed London off the apron before he could get a tag. They kept working over Kendrick. Kendrick fired back but was beaten down with a series of punches.
Kendrick ducked a charge and tricked the Bucks into nailing each other. London tagged in and hit a flying bodypress on both.He nailed some offense until Nick caught him with a back elbow. London ducked a charge and backdropped him onto the apron. He avoided Matt's charge and then kicked them into each other. He nailed a dropsault on Nick, landing on Matt for a two count.
They went into a series of superkicks. leading to Kendrick going for Sliced Bread #2 on Matt, but he was drilled by Nick with a kick as he charged into the corner. The crowd chanted, "This is awesome."
The Bucks did their powerbomb into the corner. They did a crazy spot where London flipped over the ropes, sending one Buck into the other's nether-regions. The Bucks killed Kendrick with a double superkick. London hit the ring but was caught. They nailed a springboard spike piledriver but Kendrick broke it up.
The Bucks drilled Kendrick with the double superkick again. They nailed their series of hot move for the pin.
Your winners, The Young Bucks!
A hell of a series of insane spots. The crowd loved the hell out of this and as you might guess.
Kendrick and London tried to show respect to the Bucks, but were blown off after the match.
Tommy Dreamer (with Terry Funk) vs. Lance Storm
They went back and forth with some good wrestling early. Dreamer took Storm to the outside and slammed him into the guard rail, then hit him with a soda. Dreamer whipped Storm into the railing. He went to the back to grab the ring bell. Dreamer rang his groin.
When they returned to the ring, Storm took control with a series of chops in the corner. Dreamer fired back. Dreamer charged him in the corner but missed and struck the ringpost with his shoulder. Storm nailed him with a springboard clothesline into the ring for a two count.
Dreamer came back with a sunset flip for a two count. Storm came back with a leg lariat. He controlled Dreamer and held him for a delayed vertical suplex for a two count.
Storm worked over Dreamer. He snapmared reamer and kicked him down. He charged but Dreamer mounted a comeback with a series of rights and a Dusty style elbow. He kicked off a Storm charge and sent him into the buckles.
Funk tossed Dreamer a chair. He went to use it on Storm but was drop toehold'd into it. Storm covered Dreamer for a two count. Storm went to the top but Dreamer crotched him and tied Storm to the tree of woe. Dreamer set a chair in front of Storm's face. He went to do the charge but the fans yelled ECW. He stopped, pointed at his HOH shirt and did it again. The crowd chanted HOH and Dreamer nailed the dropkick.
Dreamer went for a frog splash but Storm rolled out of the way. Storm nailed a piledriver on Dreamer. Storm locked on the Canadian Maple Leaf. Dreamer made it to the ropes and went to the outside. Storm, followed and crotched Dreamer on the railing. Storm drilled Dreamer with several chair shots. Terry Funk grabbed the chair and threw it at Storm. The crowd chanted for Funk.
Storm challenged Funk, who got into the ring. Funk peppered him with punches and went for the spinning toe hold. Sean Waltman, of all people, hit the ring and attacked Funk. He began stomping the hell out of Funk. He began kicking the hell out of Funk. Storm pulled a ladder into the ring. They teased whipping Funk into it but Dreamer made the save. He catapulted Storm into the ladder. He and Funk DDT'd Storm at the same time and scored the pin.
Your winner, Tommy Dreamer!
Fun main event. NO ONE saw X-Pac running in. It was great to see Funk throwing his punches and raising some hell. Everytone worked hard. A nice way to send people home.
Dreamer and Funk did crotch chops after the match to mock Waltman.
The crowd chanted "Thank you Tommy." Dreamer took the mic. He said "Thank you." He said the fans made his career in Philly and he thanked everyone who support all the man and women that do what they do. He said that they made some money tonight so there will be a HOH 3. He pointed out that Terry Funk has two new knees and will be 69 tomorrow and wanted to come for everyone. He said that Waltman drove here from Boston to be here as a surprise. He thanked everyone for coming and asked them to drive home safe.
Storm shook Funk's hand and kneeled before him. He said that he doesn't take a... (Continues on next page)