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-Brandi Rhodes comes out and talks about what happened to Cody and their marriage and her decision to become a wrestler. Maria and Sienna come out and Maria threatens her, asking if she'll go home and take care of Cody or stay there and be a part of the Knockouts division. Maria then talks about Allie, saying she had a lesson to learn and she learned it and she'll be a better apprentice. Maria gives her the opportunity to join her, because she wants her to become the woman she truly is and not ride on Cody's coattails. Maria says her and Mike are 50/50, Brandi saying she's her own woman and makes her own decision and that her name is Rhodes and that name means something and demands respect and that even if she' doesn't have Maria's respect she says she doesn't need her help with anything. Sienna backs her down, but Brandi attacks her then she turns to Maria, but Sienna attacks her from behind. Sienna hits Brandi with an AK-47 then Maria and Sienna leave.
Jessie Godderz vs Aron Rex Impact Grand Championship Match
They start off with various locks then Jessie hits Rex with a series of right hands before running him into various corners then hits a dropkick for a quick 2 count. Jessie tries hard for a boston crab, but Rex counters and Jessie turns it into a slingshot then an olympic slam for another quick 2 count. Jessie goes for an armbar, but time expires before he can get the tap.
Round 1 goes to Godderz
Rex is in control to start round 2, hitting an elbow drop then puts on a side headlock that he powers out of, but Rex hits a kitchen sink into a float over suplex for a quick 2 count. Godderz rolls up Rex for a quick 2 count of his own then drops Rex with a clothesline then an elbow into a powerslam for another quick 2 count.
Round 2 goes to Godderz
Jessie seems to have something in his eye to start round 3 and Rex rakes him in the eyes before dropping him with a punch for the pin and the win.
Winner: Aron Rex via pinfall