[Show: TNA Impact!] [Location: New York City ] [Date: 7/31/14] [Airing live on Spike TV]
Welcome to Impact, Austin Aries is in the ring prior to the show and he hypes how big the show is going to be. How big this night is going to be tonight. Tonight, he will regain the TNA title once again.
We are then shown a hype video of Austin Aries and Bobby Lashley.
Dixie Carter comes out with Spud, EC3, Rhino, Ezekiel Jackson and Snitsky. She says once we figure out the game, she changes the rules. She says that all the fans are living in the past, seriously! Rhino tells us to show some respect because they are Carters. She rambles for a few minutes, to be honest, I zone out. We pick up where EC3 takes over and he goes on to introduce his army in the ring we have Ezekiel Jackson. We also have Snitsky. He brings up how the fans chant ECW, but instead we should chant Snitsky. He goes on to hype Rhino, which get’s a pop. EC3 declares war on Team 3D, he wants one final battle. They will tear down the building and then build right back up. He will put them down forever and then slams down the mic.
A graphic is shown hyping our main event as well as a tournament to crown a new X Division Champion.
TNA Tag Team Title Match: The Wolves Vs. The Hardy Boys.
Matt and Eddie lock up, a quick tag to Richards which leads to a trip/drop kick combo. Matt with a jab and slams Richards face into the turnbuckle which leads to a tag to Jeff. Jeff hits a spinning back kick, he is sent to the apron, but Richards misses a clothesline and Matt is tagged in. Matt off the top with a elbow to the arm of Richards. A quick tag to Jeff, they hit a double team clothesline. More quick in and out tags by the Hardy’s, they hit a double suplex which leads to Matt continuing to work the arm of Richards. Richards inches his way to Eddie, but Matt cuts him off with a clothesline. They throw Richards into the corner, for a double team move, but Richards clotheslines Jeff. Richards kicks off Matt and tags in Eddie, who clears house. Jeff attacks him from behind, they go for a double back suplex, but instead Eddie hits a double hurricanrana. The Wolves hype up the crowd and hit a double suicide dive to the floor taking out the challengers. Back in the ring, they throw Jeff into the corner, Eddie with a forearm and Richards with a back suplex. They hit a double german suplex for 2. The Wolves attempt a double suplex, but Matt makes the save and the Hardy’s send them to the floor. Here comes Jeff with a launch off the back of Matt crashing to the floor on the champs. Back in the ring, Jeff puts the boots to Eddie. Matt tagged in, they hit the springboard leg drop in the corner followed by the side effect by Matt. Jeff goes to the top and hits the swanton bomb. Richards sends Jeff to the floor, but then Matt sends Richards to the floor. Matt to the top rope and hits the moonsault for 2 as Richards breaks it up. Matt sends him to the floor, he picks Eddie up and locks in the guillotine choke. Jeff locks in the same submission to Eddie, will they tap? However, Richards shoves Jeff into Matt to break it up. Jeff misses a wild dive to the floor. Matt and Eddie trade knuckles, Matt get’s the better , but they Wolves reverses it and they hit a double team kick. Wolves with a missile dropkick to the back and then chest for 2! Eddie takes out Jeff with an outside dive and Matt hits the Twist of Fate on Richards for a near fall in the ring. Matt goes for it again, but Richards rolls him up for 2. Matt with a clothesline followed by right hands. Matt sends Richards into the corner to the turnbuckle, he goes for a Twist of Fate on the top, but Eddie kicks him in the face and goes for a sunset flip. Matt blocks, Richards, head butts him and they hit a powerbomb/knees to the back combo to Matt for the win. Awesome finish.
Winner and still champs: The Wolves
After the match, the two teams shake hands as the crowd chants that was awesome.
We are shown a hype video for Low KI.
Number One Contender’s X Division Match: Low Ki Vs. DJ Zema Ion Vs. Manik.
Manik and Low Ki trade kicks, they stare off as DJ Z looks on and hits a springboard dropkick. DJ Z with a shoulder block to Low Ki and then a dive taking out Manik. Back in the ring, DJ goes for a DDT, but Ki blocks it and hits a knee to the gut. KI with some serious elbows to DJ Z. Manik get’s in the ring which leads to Ki hitting a back kick to the face of Z. Manik with uppercuts, he kicks Ki in the face and hits a head scissors on DJ Z. KI misses a dive on Manik and Manik locks in a leg submission on DJ. Ki kicks Manik to the chest, which worsens the leg submission. KI goes for a suplex, but blocked. Manik grabs DJ from behind and KI hits a dropkick on both men. KI heads to the top rope, but knocked down. DJ with a knee to Manik, but only for 2. DJ heads to the top, but KI kicks him off which sends DJ crashing to the ramp. Low Ki hits a double stomp to the chest of Manik followed by a cradle powerbomb.
Winner: Low Ki
A graphic is shown hyping our main event
James Storm is in the ring, he starts talking about how it was not a teacher turning on the student, but a student waking up and turning on his teacher. A revolution is upon us and he is the damn leader. He brings out Sanada.
2nd Number One Contender’s X Division Match: Sanada Vs. Brian Cage Vs. Crazy Steve.
Cage takes out Steve with a clothesline and a neck breaker on Sanada. Cage hits a hip toss into a back breaker followed by a clothesline to Steve. He taunts Steve, but Sanada attacks him from behind. Cage with two back breakers on Sanada. Steve goes toe to toe with Cage, he wants to test strength with him, but kicks his toe. He runs into a shoulder block by Cage. He picks up Sanada and Steve, which leads to a double fall away slam. Sanada sends Cage face first into the turnbuckle, he runs into a big boot by Cage. Sanada is sent to the floor and Steve climbs the top rope where he is suplexed by Cage, but wait, Steve blocks it and hits a sunset flip off the top. Sanada slides in to break up the pin attempt. Steve with a double chop to Sanada, he rolls him up and sends Sanada back first into the corner. Cage with a uppercut to Steve, and then a big time suplex. He misses a springboard moonsault and Sanada pulls Steve down by his hair. Sanada with a german suplex for the win.