IMPACT Wrestling Results August 2nd, 2018
Tonight on IMPACT Wrestling, the fallout from Slammiversary continues!
Knockouts Champion Su Yung & Undead Bridesmaid vs. Allie & Kiera Hogan
The other undead bridesmaids are blocking the ring but Allie and Kiera take them out!
Kiera hits the Undead Bridesmaid with a suicide dive.
Allie takes out all the other Undead Bridesmaids with a top rope crossbody to the outside!
Su and the Undead Bridesmaid wear down Kiera on their side of the ring.
Kiera finally makes the tag to Allie, who takes it to the Knockouts Champion with a flurry of offence!
Allie hits Su with the Best Superkick Ever but the Undead Bridesmaid breaks up the pin attempt.
Su hits Kiera with the Panic Switch! Su goes for the same move on Allie but she counters into the Codebreaker to win! Allie has pinned the Knockouts Champion!
After the match, Tessa Blanchard attacks Allie from behind! Tessa makes a bold statement as she lays out Allie with the HammerLock DDT.
Backstage, Tessa Blanchard explains her actions — she believes she should get a shot at the Knockouts championship before Allie does!
The OGz head to the ring with the Tag Team Championships they stole from LAX at Slammiversary!
The OGz (Homicide & Hernandez) w/ King vs. Nathan Smoak & Ray Steele
Homicide and Hernandez make quick work of young, local talent before King gets on the mic.
He insults LAX and calls them out. Santana, Ortiz and Konnan charge the ring and go on the attack! Santana hits a big aerial maneuver on the OGz! Ortiz busts out an axe but security stops him from using it on Homicide! Konnan holds back LAX and as the two sides separate, it becomes clear that this war is far from over!
Backstage, Konnan tells LAX that they’re falling into the OGz trap. Konnan says he raised the OGz so he knows what they’re next move is before they do it. He tells Santana and Ortiz they have to bide their time and take out the OGz for the good!
On Chris Jericho’s Rock N’ Wrestling Rager at Sea, IMPACT Wrestling’s LAX take on Ring of Honor’s Young Bucks in an epic dream match! Visit ChrisJerichoCruise.com for more information!
On the oVe cam, a bald Sami Callihan says they’re not just going to get revenge on Pentagon Jr and Fenix tonight – they’re going to get personal!
Desi Hit Squad (Rohit Raju & Gursinder Singh) w/ Gama Singh vs. KM & Fallah Bahh
Fallah hits Gursinder with a big back bodydrop!
Gama gets up on the apron, distracting Fallah and allowing Gursinder to take control of the match.
Rohit slams his own partner, Gursinder, onto Fallah for a near fall.
Fallah turns the tide with a Samoan Drop and makes the tag to KM!
KM connects with a DDT on Gursinder before he and Fallah steamroll over both members of the Desi Hit Squad!
KM turns around an illegal double team attempt by the Desi Hit Squad. Fallah goes in for assistance but he inadvertently distracts the referee, possibly costing his own team the match! The Desi Hit Squad hit a flurry of double team offence on KM to pick up the victory.
Backstage, Anthony Carelli is preparing one of his top students, Dustin Cameron for an unexpected shot at Austin Aries’ World Championship tonight!
Alicia Atout interviews Johnny Impact, who made his return at Slammiversary. Impact says he competes to prove he’s the best – but that’t not why Kongo Kong competes. He competes to injure people. Jimmy Jacobs interrupts and Impact knocks him to the ground with a punch. Impact tells Jacobs he wants the monster and he’s not going to ask again!
World Champion Austin Aries vs. Dustin Cameron w/ Anthony Carelli – World Championship Match
Aries isn’t taking his competition seriously as he wrestles the match in street clothes.
Aries is looking to embarrass Cameron but Cameron isn’t backing down! Cameron gets some offence in and takes the champ down to the mat!
Aries hits the Brainbuster but won’t let the referee count to three. Carelli throws in the towel, awarding the victory to Aries.
After the match, Aries locks in the Last Chancery on Cameron but Carelli gets in the ring to stop him! Aries dares Carelli to punch him but Carelli hits him with the low blow instead! Aries retreats up the ramp but is met by another man with his eyes set on the World Championship, Eddie Edwards! He attacks Aries with a kendo stick but Aries is able to break free and escape. Next week, they’ll meet one-on-one with the World Championship on the line!
Backstage, Alicia Atout interviews Eddie Edward’s wife, Alisha. She says she’s putting her personal life aside to focus on competing in the Knockout’s division. Eddie Edwards interrupts and apologizes for the way he’s been acting. He promises her that things will be different going forward. Alisha insists that they get relationship help but Eddie says the only help they need will come next week when he defeats Austin Aries for the World Championship! Alisha leaves as it becomes apparent that Eddie still isn’t his old self.
A new interviewer, Bob Kapoor is ready to speak with the Smoke Show, Scarlett Bordeaux as she makes her second appearance in IMPACT Wrestling! Kapoor is overwhelmed by Scarlett’s beauty and stumbles over his words. Scarlett takes over the interview and reminds the audience that she’s superior to other women and won’t be hot-shamed for it. Scarlett says she’s here to make wrestling sexy again before telling the boys to hit her music.
Grado tells Joe Hendry and Katarina that he’s furious at Eli Drake for trying to cause dissension amongst them. Grado finds Drake and challenges him to a tag team match. Drake grabs the Cult of Lee and tells Grado, Hendry and Katarina that unlike last week, he has a special gift for all three of them tonight.
Before the match gets underway, Drake and both members of the Cult of Lee attack Grado and Hendry. Trevor Lee and Caleb Konley argue over who gets to team with Drake. Being the leader of the Cult of Lee, Trevor wins that battle and steps on the apron to start the match.
Eli Drake & Trevor Lee (w/ Caleb Konley) vs. Grado & Joe Hendry w/ Katarina
Drake hits Grado with a big neckbreaker in the early going.
Grado turns the tide with a back bodydrop but when he attempts to make the tag, Konley pulls Hendry off the apron! Katarina wants to retaliate but Hendry prevents her from getting involved.
In the ring, Drake connects with the Gravy Train on Grado to win off the distraction.
Backstage, Rohit Raju and Gursinder Singh are celebrating their victory over KM and Fallah Bahh earlier tonight. Gama Singh slaps them, implying that they still have a lot of work to do before they can start celebrating.
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Matt Sydal reflects on losing his rematch against Brian Cage for the X-Division Championship. He says even though Cage took his title, he gave him a lesson in return. Sydal says Cage taught him to think for himself and question everything.
oVe (Dave & Jake Crist) w/ Sami Callihan vs. Lucha Bros (Pentagon Jr & Fenix)
Dave and Jake Crist hit in-sync suicide dives to the Lucha Bros on the outside.
They brawl around the ringside area. The Lucha Bros are next to fly as they launch themselves over the top rope, taking out both members of oVe!
The Lucha Bros use unique double team offence to stay in control of this tag team main event.
Sami Callihan gets on the apron, allowing oVe to regain control off the distraction.
Jake distracts the referee while Callihan attacks Fenix on the outside.
Jake tries to rip off the mask of Fenix but the referee deems it an illegal action and stops him.
oVe ties the Lucha Bros together by their masks. With nowhere to run, oVe tees off on them with a series of kicks!
Fenix gets hit with a double team foot stomp into a piledriver but is still able to kick out at two!
The Lucha Bros hit their own version of that move onto Dave Crist!
Fenix connects with a top rope double foot stomp to Jake on the apron.
Pentagon and Fenix take out Dave with another foot stomp into Fear Factor piledriver! Fenix eliminates the threat of Jake Crist and Sami Callihan on the outside, allowing Pentagon to pin Dave for the win!
Backstage, Killer Kross reveals his latest target as he stands over an unconscious Anthony Carelli – what does this mean?
Next week, the World Championship is on the line as Austin Aries defends against Eddie Edwards, plus so much more. Don’t miss it!