Your announcers for tonight’s iPPV are Kevin Kelly and Nigel McGuinness.
Nigel and Kevin discuss the main event where Kevin Steen will defend the World Title against Eddie Kingston. They also talk about the mixed tag match.
Match Number One: Roderick Strong (with Truth Martini) versus Mike Mondo
They follow the Code of Honor but Strong messes with Mondo’s hair. They lock up and Strong with a side head lock and teak down. Mondo with a head scissors but Strong escapes. Strong works on the wrist but Mondo reverses. Mondo takes Strong to the mat and then he reverses. Mondo with a drop toe hold and then Strong goes to the floor.
Mondo holds the ropes open for Strong to return to the ring. Strong mocks Mondo’s height for a test of strength. Strong with a kick and chop. Mondo with a chop of his won and then Strong unloads with a series of chops. Mondo with a head butt and chops to Strong. Strong with forearms and chops to Mondo followed by forearms.
Strong with a front face lock but Mondo backs Strong into the corner. Mondo with a rolling snap mare and then he works on the legs and does a headstand into a bridge to add more pressure. Strong escapes with a chop. Mondo misses a charge into the corner. Mondo goes to the turnbuckles but Strong sends Mondo to the floor.
Strong backs Mondo into the guardrails and then he chops Mondo. Strong with chops and Mondo responds with head butts. Strong is bleeding from the nose and he kicks Mondo in the head.
Strong returns to the ring to stop the count. Strong returns to the floor and he kicks Mondo. They return to the ring and Strong with a chop and kick. Mondo slaps Strong in the face but Strong with a drop kick for a near fall. Strong chops Mondo and Mike almost goes over the top rope to the floor. Strong with a second chop and Mondo goes to the floor.
Mondo runs Strong’s back into the guardrails. Strong gets Mondo on his shoulders and he sends Mondo into the ring post. Strong with a suplex on the floor. Strong sends Mondo into the ring and gets a near fall. Strong with a reverse chin lock and he traps the arm with his leg. Mondo gets back to his feet and he punches Strong.
Strong with a knee to Mondo as Mondo comes off the ropes. Strong with a kick to the head but Mondo with a clothesline and shoulder tackle. Mondo with knees to the head but Strong sends Mondo to the apron. Mondo avoids a shoulder and he connects with knees to the head while he has Strong in a cravate.
Mondo pulls Strong off the apron and has him in the ring skirt. Mondo with a boot to the back of the head and then he gets a near fall when he pulls Strong back into the ring. Mondo with a front face lock but Strong backs him into the turnbuckles. Mondo with a boot to a charging Strong and then Mondo goes up top for a moonsault but he can only get a two count.
Strong goes to the floor and then he pulls Mondo to the mat and Strong with an enzuigiri to the head. Mondo with an Irish whip into the apron but Strong with a back body drop into the ropes. Mondo with a headstand followed by a head scissors that sends Strong into the guardrails.
Mondo goes up the ramp to charge at Strong and he hits a running shoulder tackle that sends Strong into the guardrails. Both men are down and the referee checks on both men. Strong gets back into the ring while Mondo holds on to his elbow.
Mondo gets back into the ring and the referee checks on him. Strong gets back to his feet and Mondo refuses to let the referee stop the match. Strong with a running knee into the corner followed by a uranage back breaker for a near fall.
Strong sets for the gutbuster but Mondo escapes. Strong with a boot and Mondo with a boot. Mondo with a spinebuster for a near fall. Strong with an omoplata but Mondo counters with a rollup for a near fall. Strong with a roaring elbow followed by a gutbuster from a fireman’s carry but Mondo kicks out.
Strong tries for a suplex but Mondo counters with an inside cradle for a near fall. Mondo with a rollup for a near fall. Strong with a leaping knee followed by the Sick Kick for the three count.