Good evening Fight Fans, and welcome to our coverage for tonight's edition of IMPACT Wrestling on AXS TV.
Rachel Ellering, Jordynne Grace & Taylor Wilde vs Kaleb, Tenille Dashwood & Madison Rayne
Rachel takes Kaleb down before he rolls to the ropes and out onto the apron before he misses an elbow drop and Rachel hits a gut wrench suplex before tagging in Jordynne and the two hit a double suplex for two before Jordynne hits a drop toe hold and a boot before Madison knocks Jordynne off of the top when the referee is distracted by Kaleb. Tenille and co. isolate Jordynne until she gets the hot tag to Taylor who hits a head scissors into a PK and knocks Tenille and Madison off of the apron before hitting a tornado DDT for two before hitting a bridging German for the pin and the ring when Jordynne takes out Tenille and Madison at ringside.
Winner: Taylor Wilde, Jordynne Grace, and Rachel Ellering defeat Kaleb, Tenille Dashwood and Madison Rayne via pinfall.
- We get a recap of NWA Empowerrr and the 73rd Anniversary show this past weekend where Knockouts champion Deonna Purrazzo defeated Melina at Empowerrr and attacked Mickie James after her match against Kylie Rae the following night at the anniversary show. We then go to a backstage interview with Deonna and Matthew.
- Backstage IMPACT World champion Christian Cage meets with Tommy Dreamer ahead of Tommy's match against Ace Austin where he'll be added to the title match at Victory Road if he defeats Ace.
Decay (Crazzy Steve & Black Taurus (w/ Rosemary & Havok) vs Fallah Bahh & No Way
Before the match Havok and Rosemary go to the back after Tasha Steelz and Vanessa come out and lure Havok to the stage where she's attacked as we go to commercial.
We come back from the break to Steve and Bahh in the ring as they counter each other until Bahh headbutts Steve before No Way and Black Taurus come in and Black clotheslines No Way before hitting an enzuigiri and goes for a sunset flip before No Way counters and Bahh hits a running splash before biting Black. Bahh and Way double up on Black for two before Bahh hits a running hip attack in the corner and isolate Black until he gets the hot tag to Steve who rolls Bahh up for a near fall that No Way breaks up before Black takes out No Way and Steve hits a diving DDT for the pin and the win.
Winner: Decay defeat Fallah Bahh and No Way via pinfall.
- W.Morrissey is interviewed backstage before he's interrupted by Moose who says that he's looking for an alliance as we go to commercial.
- We come back from the break to a taped promo by Steve Maclin directed at Petey Williams.
- Moose comes out to the ring and addresses Eddie Edwards before demanding he come out to the ring which Eddie does with a kendo stick in hand before Moose catches a kendo stick strike and the two exchange before Eddie hits Moose with the stick and W comes out and helps Eddie before Moose spears him and W boots Eddie before hitting an assisted powerbomb.
- We get a backstage interview with Bahh and Way before they're interrupted by TJP who is upset Bahh chose No Way over him before they make amends and the three decide to go to Swinger's Place next week as we go to commercial.
- We get a video package for Violent By Design where Rhino is tortured and built back up from the ground up as a new version of himself like Cody was turned in Deaner.
X-Division Championship Match
Josh Alexander (c) vs Jake Crist
Josh takes Jake down before Jake backs Josh to the ropes for the break before Josh hits a powerslam and chops Jake in the corner before Jake hits a superplex into a neckbreaker for two before choking Josh in the ropes and Josh comes back with a high angle back drop into a running forearm in the corner. Josh runs Jake over and boots him across the ring before hitting a trio of Germans into a piledriver for the pin and the win.
Winner: Josh Alexander retains his X-Division title by defeating Jake Crist via pinfall.
- After the match Josh is interviewed before he's interrupted by Chris Sabin who challenges him to a title match at Victory Road.
Rohit Raju & Shera vs Matt Cardona & Chelsea Green
Matt and Shera start the match off before Shera runs Matt over and hits a scoop slam into an elbow drop before tagging in Rohit before Matt comes back with a face buster and a scoop slam and tags in Chelsea who hits a boot as Matt hits a side Russian leg drop for two before Rohit comes back in and Chelsea rolls him up for two. Chelsea walks on Rohit before hitting a head scissors and slapping Rohit before Shera beckons Matt back into the ring and Rohit sends Matt out of the ring before countering an Unprettier and pinning Chelsea with a high knee for the win.
Winner: Rohit Raju and Shera defeat Chelsea Green and Matt Cardona via pinfall.
- The IMPACT World Tag Team champion Good Brothers come out to the ring and address the IMPACT Zone before they're attacked by Rich Swann with a chair and the three at separated by officials and security as we go to commercial.
- Backstage Rich meets with Scott and Scott makes a Bunkhouse Brawl between Rich and Karl as well as Chris Bey versus David Finlay as well as Steve Maclin versus Petey Williams.
Ace Austin (w/ Madman Fulton) vs Tommy Dreamer
Ace takes control early as he crotches Tommy across the railing and stomps him once they're back in the ring before hitting a slingshot sit-out powerbomb for two before locking in a rear chin lock and Tommy gets to his feet before hitting a draping neckbreaker and the two exchange strikes before Tommy drops Ace and clotheslines him. Tommy hits mounted punches in the corner before biting Ace and hitting a powerslam for two before Ace rocks Tommy with a kick and a diving leg drop for two before Tommy counters The Fold into a cutter for a near fall before Tommy takes out Fulton at ringside with a DDT only to be hit with The Fold once he's back inside for the pin and the win.
Winner: Ace Austin defeats Tommy Dreamer via pinfall.