This is the Fightful.com live coverage for IMPACT Wrestling's Bound for Glory. Tonight IMPACT has it's biggest event of the year as tonight in our main event Johnny Impact challenges Eli Drake for the World Championship, LAX and oVe go to war in a 5150 Street Fight, Trevor Lee defends his Division Championship against five other men and much more so be sure to come back here at 8PM EST for all of the action and be sure to stick around for the post-show podcast after the event is over!
Six Way X-Division Championship Match
Sonjay and Lee start the match before Lee immediately tags Matt in, the two taking each other down repeatedly and playing to the crowd before Dezmond tags in. Dezmond takes Matt down a few times before they both hit a series of back flips, then Matt hits a standing moonsault for a quick two count. Matt chips Dezmond in the corner before Xavier hits a huricanrrana that sends Matt over the top rope. Petey and Garza get in when Matt and Dezmond exit the ring, then Lee comes in and takes out everyone before Petey and Matt get back in and hit a double superkick. They put Lee in the tree of woe before hitting a triple superkick, then Dezmond, Matt and Petey hit a triple tope to the outside.
Lee gets a near fall off of a sunset powerbomb on Sonjay before Garza comes in and gets taken out. Lee tries to attack everyone before Petey comes in and hits a flat liner, then Matt tags in and sends Lee out of the ring. Dezmond clears the ring before hitting a corkscrew senton out of the ring and onto everyone at ringside. Dezmond hits a move off of the top for a near fall before Garza drops Matt with a headbutt once everyone gets back in the ring. Petey then takes out Dezmond before Lee tosses him out of the ring and pins him for the win.
Winner: Trevor Lee pins Dezmond Xavier to retain the X-Division Championship.
Tyson Dux vs Taiji Ishimori
Taiji gets the upper hand early before Tyson rolls out of the ring to regroup. Tyson hits a side slam for a quick two count before slamming Taiji down and kicking him in the back for another quick two count. Taiji fights out of a headlock before hitting a springboard meteora, then hits a double foot stomp for a near fall. Taiji locks in a standing guillotine that Tyson turns into a delayed suplex before Taiji turns it around and sends Tyson into the mat for another near fall. Taiji then hits a 450 splash for the pin and the win.
Winner: Taiji Ishimori via pinfall
-Alberto El Patron comes out to the ring and says that he's back and says that IMPACT did him wrong and that everyone is against him. Alberto says that he was un-justifiably stripped of the title. Alberto turns on the fans and says that they're a sort of the problem and that IMPACT is full of losers and cowards. Alberto calls JB out for not being there for him when he needed him, then goes to the announce table and offers to shake his hand. Alberto then says that he came to Canada to make a statement before leaving.
Monster's Ball Match
Grado hits a low blow before the match even starts, then gets out of the ring and tosses several objects back into it. Abyss staples the head of Grado, sending him out of the ring before setting a barbed wire board at ringside. Grado counters a chokeslam before Abyss sends him back into the ring and sets up barbed wire boards in the corner. Abyss puts thumbtacks everywhere before Grado hits a low blow with a cheese grater, then drops Abyss with a garbage can. Grado goes for a move off of the top only for Abyss to throw a garbage can at him and send him off of the top turnbuckle and through the barbed wire board at ringside.
Abyss gets a 2x4 with nails in it out from under the ring before getting back in the ring and Grado beats on him with a kendo stick. Grado counters a chokeslam and sends Abyss into the barbed wire board on the mat before putting another on top of him and hitting a splash off of the top for a near fall. Laurel comes out of nowhere and hits an Unprettier to Grado before hitting him repeatedly. The lights go out and Rosemary appears and mists her before misting Abyss only to be chokeslammed onto the thumbtacks. Grado then gets hit with the Black Hole slam onto a barbed wire board for the pin and the win.
Winner: Abyss via pinfall
AAA vs IMPACT Six-Man Tag Team Match
Eddie and Hijo lock up to start the match before countering and dropping each other until Eddie tags James in. James sends Hijo out of the ring before grabbing and tossing Texano into it. Texano drops Storm with a forearm and an enzuigiri for a quick two count before Storm gets to his corner and tags Eddie in. Texano backs Eddie into his own corner, but Eddie fights them off before they use a distraction by EC3 arguing with the official to triple team him. Pagano comes in and beats Eddie down for a quick two count before tagging Texano back in, the AAA guys tagging in and out and keeping Eddie isolated.
Storm comes in on his own and attacks Hijo before sending Texano and Pagano off of the apron, then they triple team him while EC3 once again argues with the referee, taking their bait every time so far. Pagano comes in only to send Storm out of the ring where Texano whips him with a rope as EC3 continues to argue, Eddie trying to get him to get back out of the ring as it's not helping Storm's situation at the moment. Storm hits an Alabama slam before EC3 pushes Eddie away and gets the tag, EC3 taking out all three of them once he's tagged in, then plays to the crowd before everyone is dent out of the ring, Eddie hitting a tope to the outside onto both Hijo and EC3 before Texano hits one. Storm and Pagano are left in the ring, Pagano dropping Storm with a back elbow before Storm sends him out of the ring and hits a flipping senton off of the top turnbuckle and onto the other five men on the bottom of the ramp. They do a tower of doom before everyone hits a move, then EC3 tags Storm in who hits the Last Call for the pin and the win.
Winner: Team IMPACT
IMPACT World Tag Team Championship 5150 Street Fight
oVe (c) vs LAX
They start brawling on the ramp and at ringside before the match starts, then brawl in the crowd before Dave and Ortiz brawl on the ramp and Ortiz powerbombs Dave off of the ramp and through a table. Santana jumps off a scaffolding and splashes onto Jake through a table as Ortiz sets up a small ladder at ringside. Ortiz puts Dave onto the ladder and sets a chair on top of him before he gets off and counters him. Dave gets into the ring and superplexes Ortiz through a pile of chairs he set up, then LAX hit their finisher onto a pile of chairs for a near fall. They exchange superkicks and lay each other out before LAX set up tables at ringside, then Sami Callihan shows up and puts Ortiz through a table. Sami then rolls Ortiz back into the ring and they get the pin and the win.
Winner: oVe retain their IMPACT World Tag Team titles by defeating LAX via pinfall.
IMPACT Knockouts Championship Triple Threat Match
Sienna (c) vs Allie vs Gail Kim
Gail and Allie team up against Sienna and send her out of the ring before exchanging roll ups, then she gets back in the ring and they hit a triple release German suplex. Sienna stomps on Allie and Gail while playing to the crowd before putting them in a double submission. Sienna whips Allie into the corner before whipping Gail into her, then splashes them before Allie gets out of the ring to regroup. Everyone hits a move at ringside before Gail and Allie take turns hitting Sienna, then get back in the ring and square off. They exchange forearms before Sienna gets back in the ring and gets caught up on the top turnbuckle and Gail lays out Allie with a running cross body.
Allie hits a series of running moves in the corner to Gain before Sienna sends her out of the ring, then Sienna plays to the crowd while beating on Gail. Gail counters a powerbomb for a near fall before Sienna sends Allie off of the top turnbuckle and powerbombs Gail onto her for a near fall. Sienna counters Eat Defeat before Allie hits a Code Breaker, then Gail hits Eat Defeat for a near fall before Sienna dumps Allie out of the ring and Gail hits a move off of the top for the pin and the win.
Winner: Gail Kim pins Sienna to become the new IMPACT Knockouts Champion
Six Sides of Steel Tag Team Match
They brawl to start the match before Lashley kills Stephan and Moose kills Mo, then Stephan powerbombs Lashley before squaring off with Mo who's now bleeding. Moose and Lashley use Stephan and Mo at darts, launching them into the cage before Lashley turns Moose inside out with a lariat. Lashley powerbombs Moose into the corner before Moose spears him, then Mo and Bonnar square off before grappling. Moose and Lashley are down as Bonnar and Moose have a pseudo-MMA match before ATT make their way in and Moose takes them all out. Moose then exits the cage only to be sent into the railing before ATT lock it with him stuck outside.
ATT beat on Stephan until Moose climbs over the top of the cage and back into the ring before Lashley spears him and gets the pin and the win off of a distraction.
Winner: Lashley & King Mo via pinfall
IMPACT World Championship Match
Eli Drake (c) vs Johnny Impact
Johnny attacks Eli as soon as the match starts, then sends him out of the ring before hitting a tope to the outside and a front flipping senton off of the apron and to the floor. Johnny puts Eli back into the ring only for Eli to drop him with a back elbow. Johnny comes back and drops Eli repeatedly before hitting a sliding German suplex, then gets back in the ring and plays to the crowd. Johnny hits Eli with a series of strikes in the corner before Eli hits a flapjack onto the ropes. Chris beats on Johnny while Eli distracts the referee, then hits an elbow drop off of the apron and to the floor.
Eli whips Johnny into the railing repeatedly before he slides underneath it and hits a running cross body over the railing and onto Eli on the floor. Eli hits a neckbreaker on the apron before beating on Johnny at ringside all the while rolling back into the ring to break up the count several times. Johnny back drops Eli onto the steps before they get back in the ring and Eli hits a leg drop in the ropes off of the apron. Eli slingshots Johnny into the middle rope before he falls off of the apron and to the floor, then Eli crotches him on the railing. Johnny sends Eli into the ring post before missing an enzuigiri and smacking his leg into the ring post, then Eli slings him into the railing before rolling him back into the ring.
Eli gets a near fall before hitting a springboard moonsault for another near fall, then Johnny hits a flurry of moves for a near fall of his own. Johnny plays to the crowd before missing an elbow drop off of the top, then hits an enzuigiri before Eli hits a superplex off of the distraction by Chris Adonis who gets up on the apron. Eli beats Johnny down with right hands before Johnny sets him on the top turnbuckle and hits an avalanche Spanish fly for a near fall. Johnny takes out Chris; first with an enzuigiri, then the belt before hitting his signature elbow drop for a near fall. Johnny counters the Gravy Train before being sent into the ring post, then they fight on the apron before Johnny hits an enzuigiri that sends Eli over the top rope and into the ring.
Johnny hits his finisher forms near fall that Alberto El Patron breaks up, then accidentally kills the referee. Alberto then rolls Johnny and the referee back into the ring before laying Johnny out with a chair and rolling Eli over on top of Johnny for the pin and the win.
Winner: Eli Drake retains the IMPACT World Championship by defeating Johnny Impact via pinfall