Lucha Underground Results (8/8): Worldwide Underground and Reptile Tribe Go To War

Welcome to Fightful's coverage of Lucha Underground. This week, we see the conclusion of the war between Worldwide Underground and the Reptile Tribe, but first, we start off with Antonio Cueto in his office. Cueto is talking on the phone as Mariposa enters the office and says the stories she’s been told doesn't do him justice and tries to seduce him at first.

Mariposa then says that she wants to be in the Gift of the Gods championship match but Cueto says no. Mariposa then drops a lot of money to Cueto's desk to bribe him and Cueto accepts. Mariposa gets her shot at Dragon Azteca Jr.'s Gift of the Gods title later in the episode.

Paul London, Mala Suerte and Saltador vs. Matanza Cueto

Before the match, Cueto said only one member of the Reptile Tribe will compete in the match and London said Mala Suerte will fight in the match because he failed them last week.

Mala Suerte vs. Matanza Cueto

Mala Suerte hits a dropkick through the ropes to stun Matanza before the match started. Matanza is taken to the corner where Mala Suerte hits a series of punches to some wacky sound effects playing on television. Mala Suerte hops across the ring to Matanza as more cartoon hopping sound effects is played as he hops to Matanza. Matanza then hits Wrath of the Gods to Mala Suerte to get the win.

Official Result: Matanza Cueto defeated Mala Suerte

Joey Ryan and Jack Evans vs. XO Lishus and Ivelisse

Evans and Ivelisse start the match. Evans kicks Ivelisse in the midsection to start. Ivelisse counters and hits a leg sweep on Evans, followed by a hurricanrana and Ryan tags in. Ryan puts his lollipop to his trunks. Ivelisse chops Ryan in the corner.

Lishus tags in and goes up to put his legs up on Ryan’s shoulder. Lishus then uses his legs to pull Ryan to his but and hit him with his butt 10 times. Lishus hits a basement dropkick and misses the moonsault to Ryan. Evans tags in and hits a springboard single leg dropkick to Lishus. Lishus then takes Evans to the corner and hits a clothesline. Lishus then tried to go for the pin, Ryan interferes and stops the pin.

Ivelisse is in and takes out both Ryan and Evans, followed by hitting Evans with a hind kick. Evans hits a spinning kick on Ivelisse and then Ivelisse kicks out when Evans tried to pin her. Ryan tags in and rubs Ivelisse’s face onto the mat. Ivelisse gets out of trouble and then body scissors into a DDT. Both Lishus and Evans are tagged back in. Lishus kicks Evans followed by a back elbow and then a single leg drop. Ivelisse takes out Ryan and then kicks Evans down. Evan kicks out when Lishus went for a pin. Ryan comes in and superkicks Ivelisse. Lishus hits a spinning wheel kick onto Evans. Evans hits a springboard spinning wheel kick and then goes for a modified Gogoplata. Lishus is unconscious and the referee ends the match.

Official Result: Joey Ryan and Jack Evans defeated XO Lishus and Ivelisse

After the match, Evans continues the Gogoplata on Lishus and Ryan tells Evans to stop him. Ivelisse then comes in and stomps on Evans’ chest to release the hold.

Dragon Azteca Jr. (c) vs. Mariposa: Gift of the Gods Championship match

Before the bell rings, Mariposa kicks Azteca down low. Once the match actually rings, Mariposa puts Azteca to a corner and then kicks Azteca on the inside of his thigh. Azteca bounces back to kick Mariposa. Azteca then hits a disqus lariat followed by a forearm strike. Azteca kicks Mariposa again and she kicks out. Mariposa Samoan Drops Azteca and he kicks out. Azteca hits a big boot on Mariposa. Azteca goes to the top rope and hits a 450 splash onto Mariposa, but she kicks out. Mariposa not only gets back up to hit a vertebreaker onto Azteca. Azteca then reverses a body scissors into a pin where Azteca’s knees is pinning down Mariposa’s arms to the mat and Azteca also crosses Mariposa’s legs so that she has no way of kicking out. Azteca gets the pin and retains his title.

Official Result: Dragon Azteca Jr. defeated Mariposa to retain the Gift of the Gods Championship