This is the Fightful.com live coverage for tonight's episode of IMPACT Wrestling on POP TV. Tonight we have an action packed show as in our main event Lashley teams up with EC3 to take on James Storm and Alberto El Patron. We also have a Sony Six X-Division Elimination Match and much more so be sure to come back here at 8PM EST for all of the action!
Sony Six X-Division Elimination Match
They start the match by brawling in and around the ring before it's just Sutter and Lee in the ring before Sutter sends Lee out of the ring with a cutter. Davey comes in and gets back suplexed before rolling out of the ring, then Eddie hits a tope to the outside out of no where before Suicide hangs in the ropes before sending Sutter out of the ring. Suicide knocks Lee off of the apron before Matt kicks Suicide repeatedly, then Suicide hits the Suicide Plunge, taking everyone out as we go to commercial.
Lee eliminates Sutter with a roll up as we come back from commercial, then Lee and Davey team up and take out Suicide while playing to the crowd. Eddie and Suicide come back and take out Lee and Richards before Lee hits a double foot stomp and eliminates Suicide. Matt and Eddie get back in the ring and brawl with Lee and Davey until it's just Eddie and Davey left, Eddie going for a tope to the outside, but Davey hits him with a chair as soon as he tries to. Eddie suplexes Davey onto two chairs that he sets up as we are told that both of them have been disqualified as we go to commercial.
Matt hits an enzuigiri and a standing moonsault for a near fall, then hits a frankensteiner for another near fall. Lee comes back with a running forearm for a near fall of his own, then goes for a fisherman's suplex, but Sydal counters it and hits a shooting star press after a roundhouse kick for the pin and the win.
Winner: Matt Sydal via pinfall
-Matt is awarded the trophy after the match, then a video where Spudd tours the streets of Mumbai before getting into a confrontation with Swoggle in the street and a segment with Allie before we have another Jeremy and Joseph video package.
Sienna & Laurel Van Ness vs Allie & Rosemary
Rosemary crawls out from under the ring and attacks Laurel and Sienna before the match, then Laurel takes out Rosemary before Allie comes in and drops Laurel. KM comes out and Sutter behind him before Sienna comes in and hits a German to Rosemary before Laurel hits her with a curb stomp for the pin and the win.
Winner: Sienna and Laurel Van Ness
-We get a video package for LAX on the indie scene before Jeremy and Mahabali Shera welcome Sonjay Dutt to the ring. Sonjay talks about winning the belt and how he has tried to win it his entire career and that he now has it and it's for him and the people of India. Sonjay says that he's very grateful to win the belt in India before thanking his fans, family and the people of India before saying that he'll be the greatest X-Division champion ever before speaking in Punjabi. Low-Ki comes out to the ring and congratulates Sonjay before asking for a rematch, Sonjay accepting for Slammiversary and makes it a two out of three falls match. Low-Ki then takes out Shera and Sonjay as we go to commercial.
KM vs Mahabali Shera
Shera comes out with taped ribs, KM coming up the ramp and sending him into the steps before playing to the crowd. KM rolls Shera back into the ring and gets a quick two count before whipping him across the ring, then Shera tries for a death valley driver, but his ribs are keeping him from lifting KM up. KM misses a splash from the top rope before Shera hits a sit-out powerbomb for the pin and the win.
Winner: Mahabali Shera via pinfall
-Kongo Kong comes out and kills Shera after the match with the help of KM as we go to commercial.
-We come back to a video package for Jeremy and Joseph before we have James Storm talking about his career and how he's a veteran and can help the younger guys on the roster before Alberto talks about facing Lashley at Slammiversary. Eli Drake and Chris Adonis come out next and talk about their match against Moose and his mystery partner before Moose comes out and introduces DeAngelo Williams as his partner for his match at Slammiversary. Eli and Chris take out Moose during the video package as we see the aftermath back in the ring before they leave as we go to commercial.
Lashley & EC3 vs Alberto El Patron & James Storm
Storm and Lashley start the match with Lashley shoulder tackling him into the corner before getting on the top rope and playing to the crowd, allowing Storm to slide out of the back and hits a running clothesline in the corner before tagging in Alberto. EC3 gets tagged in and he and Alberto exchange words before shoving each other, then Alberto drops EC3 repeatedly for a quick one count. Alberto then sends both EC3 and Lashley out of the ring as we go to commercial.
We come back from commercial to see EC3 and Lashley stomping on Alberto in the corner as we see how they got the upper hand during the commercial when Lashley pushed Alberto off of the top rope from the apron. Lashley and EC3 start tagging in and out, each doing a few moves each time for a series of quick two counts, then Alberto gets out of the way and Lashley goes shoulder first into the ring post. Alberto puts EC3 in an armbar in the ropes once he's tagged in before they clothesline each other, EC3 and Alberto getting tags before Storm drops Lashley with clotheslines. Storm hits an enzuigiri to the back of the head of Lashley before hitting a sling blade, then EC3 sends Storm into the railing. Lashley hits a delayed suplex to Storm for a near f all, then EC3 beats on Storm when he gets tagged in before tagging in and out. Lashley hits a spinning powerslam for a near fall, then EC3 tags himself in by slapping Lashley across the face.
Alberto gets tagged in after Storm comes back and hits a tilt-a-whirl backbreaker to EC3 for a near fall before Lashley gets the blind tag and hits a neckbreaker. Alberto counters a powerslam into a backstabber for a near fall that EC3 breaks up before they hit a tower of doom spot, Lashley coming out of it the best out of all four men. Storm and Alberto superkick Lashley after he misses a spear, then Alberto locks in a rolling cross armbreaker before EC3 breaks it up. EC3 grabs the strap and takes out the referee for the disqualification.
Winner: Alberto El Patron & James Storm via disqualification
-They all then brawl around ringside as we go off of the air.