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X-Division Championship Match
Brian Cage (c) vs Fenix
Fenix shows off his athleticism to start the match before Cage hits a 619 and Fenix hits a springboard arm drag that sends Cage out of the ring, but he's quick to get right back in and turn Fenix inside out with a lariat. Cage hits a delayed avalanche brainbuster before Fenix hits an enzuigiri and a superkick, then goes for a move off of the top, but catches him and Cage powerbombs him for a quick two count. Cage sends Fenix out of the ring and onto the ramp before Fenix comes back with a swanton bomb for a quick two count. Fenix counters Weapon X into a code red for a quick two count before hitting an enzuigiri into a jumping double stomp for a quick two count. Cage catches Fenix coming off of the top turnbuckle and hits an F5 for a near fall, Fenix getting his foot on the bottom rope before Fenix hits a series of kicks and a diving double foot stomp off of the top and onto the apron.
Cage hits a wheelbarrow neckbreaker for a near fall before Fenix catches Cage on the top only for Cage to hit a flying tornado DDT. Cage then hits a powerbomb off of the top rope for the pin and the win.
Winner: Brian Cage retains his X-Division Championship by defeating Fenix via pinfall with a powerbomb off of the top turnbuckle.
-OvE attack Fenix and Pentagon Jr after the match before Brian Cage saves them.
-We get a video package for the tag team main event between Moose and Eddie Edwards and Austin Aries and Killer Kross.
-We then get a GWN match between Grado and Al Snow before Drew Galloway shows up and saves Grado and Snow when they're attacked by Low-Ki, Kenny King and Samoa Joe.
-Eli Drake comes out to the ring and talks about his teaming up last week with Cult of Lee in a losing effort before introducing them, two local performers coming out instead. Eli then picks one of them for a match.
Eli Drake vs Brandon Tidwell
Eli immediately attacks Brandon before hitting the Gravy Train for the pin and the win in ten seconds.
Winner: Eli Drake defeats Brandon Tidwell via pinfall with the Gravy Train.
-After the match Eli hits the other guy with the Gravy Train before leaving as we go to commercial.
Knockouts Championship Triple Threat Match
Su Yung (c) vs Allie vs Tessa Blanchard
Everyone exchanges strikes to start the match before Allie hits a double running senton and running clotheslines in the corner. Allie stomps Su in the corner before Allie sends her out of the ring and Tessa drops Allie with a forearm. Tessa hits a cutter for a quick two count before locking in a variation of the Indian death lock as Su puts Tessa in an armbar until Allie gets to the bottom rope for the break, Tessa escaping the armbar at the same time. Su sends Allie face first into the middle turnbuckle before Tessa catches her up top and tosses her over the top rope and onto the bridesmaids at ringside. Allie drops Tessa with a series of clotheslines into a suplex in the corner for a quick two count, then rolls Tessa up for a near fall.
Allie hits several superkicks before Allie counters a mandible claw with a code breaker. Tessa then rolls Allie up out of nowhere for the pin and the win.
Winner: Tessa Blanchard becomes the new Knockouts champion by defeating Allie and Su Yung when she pins Allie with a roll up.
Petey Williams vs Rich Swann
Petey hits a code breaker for a quick two count before Swann goes for a cannonball off of the apron and lands on the floor as we go to commercial.
Swann comes back with a huricanrrana before Petey hits a release German suplex into a side Russian leg sweep, Swann countering the Canadian Destroyer and the two exchanging near falls. Petey locks in a sharpshooter, but Swann gets to the bottom rope for the break before Swann gets a near fall off of an inside cradle. Swann counters the Canadian Destroyer again before missing a phoenix splash, then Swann counters the Canadian Destroyer into a pin for the win.
Winner: Rich Swann defeats Petey Williams via pinfall.
-Moose is attacked backstage before the main event where he was supposed to team up with Eddie Edwards.
Eddie Edwards vs Austin Aries & Killer Kross
Eddie starts with Kross by chopping him in the corner before Aries comes in and kicks the back of the neck of Eddie. Eddie comes back with a jawbreaker into an overhead belly to belly before hitting Kross with a Yakuza kick on the apron. Eddie sends Austin off of the apron and into the railing before Kross gets the tag and he and Austin double up on Eddie before Eddie hits a backpack stunner onto Austin. Eddie hits a blue thunderbomb for a near fall, Eddie hitting a brainbuster before Austin rolls out of the ring. Eddie hits a tope to the outside before Kross hits a half nelson suplex onto the floor.
Back in the ring Eddie counters a brainbuster into a tiger bomb before Moose makes his way down to ringside and tags in. Kross then leaves Austin hanging before Moose spears Eddie out of nowhere and Austin and Kross seem delighted as they toss the referee out of the ring.
-It's revealed that Moose has joined Austin and Kross before they attack him and leave as Alisha checks on Eddie as we go off the air.