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Kalisto vs Tony Nese
Tony backs Kalisto into the corner before beating on him and whipping him across the ring and playing to the crowd. Tony catches Kalisto coming off of the top before putting him in the tree of woe and stomping on him. Kalisto hits a jawbreaker before Tony sweeps his legs and beats on him before slamming his head down to the mat. Kalisto comes back with several kicks and a springboard cross body for a quick two count before Tony hits a gut buster for a quick two count of his own. Tony hits a running cross body before missing a springboard moonsault and Kalisto hits him with a huricanrrana into the mat for a near fall. Tony then counters the Salida del Sol into a buckle bomb, then Kalisto hits the SDS on the second try for the pin and the win.
Winner: Kalisto defeats Tony Nese via pinfall with a Salida del Sol.
-We have the Cruiserweight Championship match contract signing between Cedric Alexander and Drew Gulak.
Lio Rush vs Ricky Martinez
Ricky drops Lio with a flurry of offense before Lio sends him out of the ring with a series of kicks. Once back in the ring Lio hits the Final Hour for the pin and the win in a very short match.
Winner: Lio Rush defeats Ricky Martinez via pinfall with the Final Hour.
-After the match Akira Tozawa comes out and runs Lio off as we go to commercial.
Cedric Alexander vs The Brian Kendrick
Cedric is in control for the early part of the match, kicking and chopping Brian before dropkicking him for a quick two count as Drew Gulak makes his way down to ringside. Kendrick goes underneath the ring before Kendrick sends Cedric face first into the apron and the ring steps. Kendrick tosses Cedric back into the ring and gets a quick two count before choking him in the ropes and suplexing him for another quick two count. Brian drops Cedric with a leg lariat for a quick two count before Cedric comes back with a series of forearms, but Brian is quick to send Cedric into the middle turnbuckle. Kendrick counters a springboard clothesline before Cedric counters Sliced Bread #2 and sends Brian out of the ring.
Cedric hits a flipping senton over the top before tossing Kendrick back into the ring and hitting an enzuigiri and a springboard clothesline for a near fall. Kendrick counters the Lumbar Check before Cedric hits a handspring roundhouse kick and Kendrick sends him out of the ring. Kendrick locks in the Captain's Hook before Cedric gets to the bottom rope right before tapping and goes for it again, but Cedric turns it into a Michinoku driver for a near fall. Cedric hits a running back elbow and European uppercuts before Kendrick hits a superkick. Cedric then counters Sliced Bread #2 into the Lumbar Check for the pin and the win.
Winner: Cedric Alexander defeats The Brian Kendrick via pinfall with the Lumbar Check.
-After the match Drew gets on the apron before Jack Gallagher comes in and knocks Cedric out with a headbutt. Drake Maverick and several officials then rush down to the ring and run them off as we go off the air.