- Ryan Cook
- MAY 18, 2017
- 7:30PM EDT
This is the Fightful.com live coverage for tonight's episode of IMPACT Wrestling on POP! Tonight we have an action packed show as in our main event James Storm takes on EC3, we also have Low-Ki defending his X Division Championship in an Ultimate X match when he takes on Trevor Lee and Andrew Everett! Sienna defends her Knockout's title against ODB and much more so be sure to come back here at 8PM EST for all of the action!
GFW Tag Team Tournament LAX vs Garza Jr & Laredo Kid Round 1
They brawl to start the match, then Kid sends Santana out of the ring while they hit a double moonsault to Ortiz and Santana on the outside. They hit a double team on Santana for a quick two count before Ortiz breaks it up, then tags in and stomps on Kid in the corner. Garza gets a blind tag and Ortiz hits a Death Valley driver and tries to pin Kid, but he's not legal. Santana tags in and hits a missile dropkick for a quick two count on Garza, then hits him with a series of elbow drops for another quick two count. LAX hit a series of double team moves on Garza for a near fall that Kid breaks up.
Ortiz dives out of the ring and takes out Garza, then Santana gets a quick two count off of a sling shot leg drop and a kick to the back of the neck of Garza. Ortiz tags in and hits a Northern lights suplex for a near fall, then Kid gets tagged in and hits a falcon arrow before Ortiz catches him on the top rope. They then hit a suplex powerbomb combo off of the top rope for a near fall as we go to commercial.
LAX are in control as we come back from commercial, keeping Kid isolated before throwing him out of the ring and Homicide beating on him at ringside before they roll him back into the ring. Kid and Garza double team Ortiz, then Santana takes out Kid before Garza nearly superkicks Santana out of the ring. Santana hits a flying code red on Kid, then they hit a doomsday device for the pin and the win.
Winner: LAX via pinfall
Kongo Kong vs Braxton Sutter
Kong rushes Sutter, but he side steps and Sutter hits him with a series of chops and kicks before Kong knocks him away. Kong catches Sutter off of the ropes, then Sutter counters before Kong runs into him in the ropes and hits a belly to belly suplex before choking him in the corner. Kong drops Sutter with a right hand, then misses a cannon ball before Sutter comes back with a series of right hands. Sutter tries repeatedly to take Kong off of his feet, but he gets splashed into the corner before Kong hits a guerrilla press powerslam for the pin and the win.
Winner: Kongo Kong via pinfall
-After the match KM comes out and they attack Sutter before Shera comes out and saves Sutter. Sutter then says that they should have a tag match next week before Laurel, Kongo, Sienna and KM leave.
EC3 vs James Storm
Storm rushes EC3, but he ducks out of the ring, then gets back in when Storm talks to the referee. They brawl, then Storm hits EC3 with a series of clotheslines in the corner before stomping on him. EC3 rakes his back, then drops him before choking him in the ropes and puts him in a headlock. Storm gets out, but EC3 pulls him back down by the hair, then splashes him in the corner before Storm comes back and drags EC3 out of the ring. Magnus confronts James and they exchange words before he gets back in the ring, then Magnus is sent to the back by Bruce.
EC3 hits a kitchen sink, then Storm comes back with a series of clotheslines, but EC3 catches him on the top rope and hits a TK3. EC3 hits another TK3, then EC3 hits the referee with his belt repeatedly before Storm comes back and goes for a superkick, but Magnus comes back and pulls him out of the ring before beating on him.
Winner: No contest
-After the match Bruce comes out and makes a triple threat number one contender match for next week.
Sienna vs ODB GFW Women's Championship Match
ODB knocks Sienna down repeatedly, then Sienna sends her out of the ring before playing to the crowd. Sienna whips her into the ring post, then splashes her in the corner once they're back in the ring. ODB comes back with a series of chops, then a discus clothesline before splashing into Sienna. ODB smashes her face into the top turnbuckle repeatedly, then Sienna hits the Silencer for the pin and the win.
Winner: Sienna via pinfall
Jeremy comes out and Joseph Park comes with him as his new lawyer and sets up Jeremy and Joseph versus Josh and a partner of his choosing at Slammiversary.