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Moose vs Wentz
Wentz kicks Moose and hits a huricanrrana before sending him over the top rope, Wentz sending Moose into the ring post before rolling him back into the ring. Back in the ring Wentz hits running European uppercuts in the corner before Moose hits a cannonball. Moose tosses Wentz across the ring and steps on his head before choking him in the ropes and sending him out of the ring. Moose chops Wentz at ringside and tosses him back into the ring before Wentz hits a springboard cross body to the outside. Wentz rolls Moose back into the ring and hits a series of kicks and a springboard corkscrew senton for a one count.
Wentz gets caught and Moose tosses him over the top rope and down onto Dez and Trey at ringside, Moose tossing him back into the ring before Wentz hits a series of kicks and a running knee. Moose then hits a spear for the pin and the win.
Winner: Moose defeats Wentz via pinfall with a spear.
Su Yung w/Undead Bridesmaids vs Rosemary
Rosemary knocks a bridesmaid from the apron and beats on Su and locks in a tarantula in the ropes before Su sends her into the ring post and locks in a Boston crab on the top turnbuckle. Su starts focusing on the leg of Rosemary and hits a dragon screw before Rosemary comes back with a reverse DDT and beats on her in the ropes. Rosemary gets a near fall before hitting a German suplex and a spear as all of the Bridesmaids get up on the apron. Kiera then comes down and helps Rosemary clear out the bridesmaids before they're overwhelmed for the disqualification.
Winner: Rosemary defeats Su Yung via disqualification when the Undead Bridesmaids interfere
-Su lays Rosemary out after the match hitting the Panic Switch to both of them and leaving as we go to commercial.
-We get an extended video package for the United We Stand show last week before getting a video package for Ace Austin.
-We get a GWN Flashback to RVD defending his X-Division Championship against Joey Ryan.
The North (Josh Alexander & Ethan Page) vs Local Talent
Josh tosses his masked opponent away before El Reverso tags in Sheldon, but Josh drops him and hits a flipping slam into a twisting facebuster. Ethan comes in and hits a spinning backbreaker and tags Josh back in who beats reverse down with clubbing blows. Josh locks in an ankle lock before hitting a powerbomb backbreaker, Josh tagging Ethan right back in before Ethan gets hit with a springboard clothesline for a quick two count. Josh then hits a spinning sit-out side slam before Ethan hits a diving elbow drop and they finish with a burning hammer into a spine buster for the pin and the win.
Winner: Josh Alexander and Ethan Page defeat two local performers via pinfall.
Madison Rayne vs Tessa Blanchard
Gail Kim joins on commentary before the match starts, Madison in control early, dropping Tessa several times and hitting a springboard arm drag and a huricanrrana that sends Tessa out of the ring. Madison rolls Tessa back into the ring and Tessa rocks her with a forearm before hitting single leg drop kicks in the ropes and a delayed suplex. Tessa tosses Madison out of the ring and yells at Gail at ringside until she tosses Madison back into the ring and gets caught with a boot in the corner. Tessa then hits a draping code breaker in the corner as we go to commercial.
We come back to the two former Knockouts champions exchanging strikes until Madison hits an enzuigiri and a northern lights suplex for a near fall. Tessa hits a spinning full nelson slam for a near fall and Madison hits a crucifix bomb for a near fall of her own before Tessa hits a rebound suplex for another near fall. Tessa sets Madison on the top turnbuckle and superplexes her for a near fall before she puts a chair into the ring and Gail grabs it from her before she can hit Madison. Madison then rolls her up for the pin and the win.
Winner: Madison Rayne defeats Tessa Blanchard via pinfall with a roll up.
-We get a vignette for The Deaners who are coming soon to IMPACT Wrestling.
Johnny Impact & Taya Valkyrie vs Brian Cage & Jordynne Grace
Jordynne and Taya start the match off, Jordynne overpowering the Knockouts champion and sending her into the ring post before hitting knees and a sliding European uppercut into a splash for a two count. Johnny refuses the tag when Taya tries to get away from Jordynne, Johnny instead cheering him on before Jordynne tags in Brian and Johnny and Taya argue at ringside when he still denies the tag as we go to commercial.
Brian tosses Johnny away like a pillow, nearly sending him out of the ring before Johnny hits an enzuigiri into a corkscrew springboard senton and elbows Brian from behind in back mount. Brian runs out of the corner and clotheslines Johnny before tossing him around and hitting him with clotheslines in the corner. Johnny pikes Brian in the eyes and tags in Taya before Jordynne rushes her on the apron and goes to suplex her, but Johnny trips her and Taya falls on top of her. Taya takes control and hits a jumping line t drop before locking in a variation of the Fujiwara armbar and bowing to the crowd. Taya hits running hip attacks and running knees in the corner for a near fall before Jordynne hits a sit-out powerbomb and tags Brian in. Brian drops Johnny several times and hits a backbreaker into a neckbreaker before hitting an enzuigiri into a release German suplex for a near fall. Johnny counters an F5 into a rolling neckbreaker for a near fall and a springboard roundhouse kick before Brian drops him with a clothesline and Jordynne takes out Johnny at ringside. Taya then spears Jordynne before Brian hits a tope and takes out Taya before Johnny hits Brian with a running knee for the pin and the win.
Winner: Johnny Impact and Taya Valkyrie defeat Brian Cage and Jordynne Grace when Johnny pins Brian with a running knee strike.
-Brian goes after Johnny after the match and even picks up the official when he gets in the way before Taya low blows him and Johnny takes him out before they kiss and hug as we go off the air.