Here’s Impact in case you missed it:
From The Impact Zone at Universal Studios Orlando in Orlando, Florida:
This week, “The Icon” Sting returns, and acts as General Manager by order of TNA President Dixie Carter in the wake of the numerous attacks from Aces and Eights. TNA World Heavyweight Champion Austin Aries, and Kurt Angle declare war as well. Bobby Roode accuses “Cowboy” James Storm of being the mastermind of the attacks, and Storm runs out and brutalizes Roode!
1. A KNOCKOUTS TAG TEAM MATCH: Madison Rayne and Gail Kim vs. Mickie James and Tara.
THE WINNERS: MADISON RAYNE AND GAIL KIM.
2. TNA GUT CHECK: Sam Shaw vs. Douglas Williams.
THE WINNER: DOUGLAS WILLIAMS!!!!!!!!!!!!
CHAVO GUERRERO, JR.’S TNA DEBUT SPEECH: Absolutely wonderful, until Kid Kash and Gunner interrupted it. Chavo then attacked both men, and Hernandez ran out to help!
3. *A BOUND FOR GLORY SERIES MATCH: “The Phenomenal” A.J. Styles vs. “Cowboy” James Storm.
NOTE: At one point during the match, A.J. Styles delivered his Pele Kick manuever to James Storm, and then Aces and Eights attacked A.J. Styles, and left. In the wake of the attack, both A.J. Styles and James Storm were awarded 2 points.
TNA GUT CHECK: Sam Shaw’s Fate.
THE JUDGES: Al Snow, Bruce Pritchard and Tazz.
THE END RESULT: SAM SHAW WINS A TNA CONTRACT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
HOW THE JUDGES VOTED: Al Snow: No. Bruce Pritchard: Yes. Tazz: Yes.
4. TNA X DIVISION CHAMPIONSHIP: Zema Ion (Champion) vs. Kenny King (Challenger).
THE WINNER, AND STILL, TNA X DIVISION CHAMPION: ZEMA ION.
5. A BOUND FOR GLORY SERIES MAIN EVENT: Bully Ray vs. Kurt Angle.
THE WINNER, WITH 7 POINTS: KURT ANGLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!
NOTE: Immediately after the match, Aces and Eights attacked Kurt Angle for a second time. “The Icon” Sting, “The Phenomenal” A.J. Styles, Austin Aries, and “Cowboy” James Storm all ran to the ring to fight Aces and Eights, and ran them out of the ring.
THE BOUND FOR GLORY SERIES LEADERBOARD:
1. Samoa Joe – 47 Points.
2. “Cowboy” James Storm – 45 Points.
3. Kurt Angle – 34 Points.
4. Mr. Anderson – 30 Points.
5. Jeff Hardy – 28 Points.
Rob van Dam – 28 Points.
7. “The Fallen Angel” Christopher Daniels – 26 Points.
8. Magnus – 21 Points.
9. “The Phenomenal” A.J. Styles – 16 Points.
10. “The Pope” D’Angelo Dinero – 7 Points.
Bully Ray – 7 Points.
12. Robbie E. – 5 Points.
*THE HIGHLIGHT MATCH OF THE NIGHT!!!!!!!!!!!!
ANALYSIS: In the end, all I can say, is WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!