By Ryan Clark on August 11, 2012
Your announcers for tonight’s iPPV are Kevin Kelly and Nigel McGuinness.
Nigel and Kevin discuss the main event where Kevin Steen will defend the World Title against Eddie Kingston. They also talk about the mixed tag match.
Match Number One: Roderick Strong (with Truth Martini) versus Mike Mondo
They follow the Code of Honor but Strong messes with Mondo’s hair. They lock up and Strong with a side head lock and teak down. Mondo with a head scissors but Strong escapes. Strong works on the wrist but Mondo reverses. Mondo takes Strong to the mat and then he reverses. Mondo with a drop toe hold and then Strong goes to the floor.
Mondo holds the ropes open for Strong to return to the ring. Strong mocks Mondo’s height for a test of strength. Strong with a kick and chop. Mondo with a chop of his won and then Strong unloads with a series of chops. Mondo with a head butt and chops to Strong. Strong with forearms and chops to Mondo followed by forearms.
Strong with a front face lock but Mondo backs Strong into the corner. Mondo with a rolling snap mare and then he works on the legs and does a headstand into a bridge to add more pressure. Strong escapes with a chop. Mondo misses a charge into the corner. Mondo goes to the turnbuckles but Strong sends Mondo to the floor.
Strong backs Mondo into the guardrails and then he chops Mondo. Strong with chops and Mondo responds with head butts. Strong is bleeding from the nose and he kicks Mondo in the head.
Strong returns to the ring to stop the count. Strong returns to the floor and he kicks Mondo. They return to the ring and Strong with a chop and kick. Mondo slaps Strong in the face but Strong with a drop kick for a near fall. Strong chops Mondo and Mike almost goes over the top rope to the floor. Strong with a second chop and Mondo goes to the floor.
Mondo runs Strong’s back into the guardrails. Strong gets Mondo on his shoulders and he sends Mondo into the ring post. Strong with a suplex on the floor. Strong sends Mondo into the ring and gets a near fall. Strong with a reverse chin lock and he traps the arm with his leg. Mondo gets back to his feet and he punches Strong.
Strong with a knee to Mondo as Mondo comes off the ropes. Strong with a kick to the head but Mondo with a clothesline and shoulder tackle. Mondo with knees to the head but Strong sends Mondo to the apron. Mondo avoids a shoulder and he connects with knees to the head while he has Strong in a cravate.
Mondo pulls Strong off the apron and has him in the ring skirt. Mondo with a boot to the back of the head and then he gets a near fall when he pulls Strong back into the ring. Mondo with a front face lock but Strong backs him into the turnbuckles. Mondo with a boot to a charging Strong and then Mondo goes up top for a moonsault but he can only get a two count.
Strong goes to the floor and then he pulls Mondo to the mat and Strong with an enzuigiri to the head. Mondo with an Irish whip into the apron but Strong with a back body drop into the ropes. Mondo with a headstand followed by a head scissors that sends Strong into the guardrails.
Mondo goes up the ramp to charge at Strong and he hits a running shoulder tackle that sends Strong into the guardrails. Both men are down and the referee checks on both men. Strong gets back into the ring while Mondo holds on to his elbow.
Mondo gets back into the ring and the referee checks on him. Strong gets back to his feet and Mondo refuses to let the referee stop the match. Strong with a running knee into the corner followed by a uranage back breaker for a near fall.
Strong sets for the gutbuster but Mondo escapes. Strong with a boot and Mondo with a boot. Mondo with a spinebuster for a near fall. Strong with an omoplata but Mondo counters with a rollup for a near fall. Strong with a roaring elbow followed by a gutbuster from a fireman’s carry but Mondo kicks out.
Strong tries for a suplex but Mondo counters with an inside cradle for a near fall. Mondo with a rollup for a near fall. Strong with a leaping knee followed by the Sick Kick for the three count.
Winner: Roderick Strong
After the match, Strong refuses the handshake for the Code of Honor and leaves the ring.
Caleb Seltzer joins Kevin and Nigel at ringside to do commentary as a representative of PWF Northeast.
Match Number Two: Matt Taven versus QT Marshall versus Antonio Thomas versus Vinny Marseglia (Winner Gets a Contract)
We see the Code of Honor but Thomas and Taven have some words for each other before the match starts.
Taven and Thomas start things off. Thomas with a rollup but cannot get a near fall. They lock up and they roll around the ring. Thomas with a side head lock but Taven with a near fall. Taven and Thomas criss cross and Taven hits a hip toss. Thomas with a hip toss of his own and he kicks Taven in the head.
Thomas with a front face lock and Marseglia tags in. Vinny with a rollup but Taven with a rollup of his own. Vinny with a hip toss but Taven with a rollup for a near fall. Taven misses a round kick and then he catches Vinny.
Marshall and Thomas attack Vinny and Taven from behind. The referee tells Thomas and Marshall to leave the ring. Vinny with a kick to Thomas and a drop kick to Marshall that sends him to the floor. Taven skins the cat. Vinny goes for a suicide dive but Marshall with a forearm to the head. Taven with a plancha onto Marshall and Thomas.
Taven tries for a German suplex but Vinny blocks it. Taven lands on his feet on a belly-to-back suplex attempt. Marshall makes the tag and he clotheslines Vinny and he throws Taven to the floor. Vinny hits a side Russian leg sweep and gets a near fall. Marshall with an Iris hwihp but he misses a charge into the corner. Vinny with a running back elbow into the corner.
Vinny goes to the turnbuckles but Marshall with a drop kick to counter a cross body attempt. Thomas tags in and he connects with a European uppercut to Vinny followed by a Northern Lights suplex and bridge for a near fall. Vinny with punches and then Thomas with a rollup for a near fall.
Thomas gets another near fall. Marshall tags in and Vinny with punches but Marshall with a drop kick that sends Vinny to the apron. Marshall ties up Vinny in the ropes and he connects with a punch. Marshall tries for a suplex from the apron and Thomas tags in and hits a cross body on Vinny but Marshall breaks up the cover.
Thomas with a kick and leg sweep to Marshall. Thomas with a step over toe hold and then he hits a suplex on Vinny and gets a near fall but Taven with a splash from the top to break up the cover. Vinny kicks Thomas away and Thomas and Marshall collide. Taven with kicks to Thomas and then to Marshall. Taven with a rana to Thomas but Marshal charges at Taven and Matt with a back body drop.
Taven with a hangman Roll the Dice on Thomas for a near fall. Thomas with a thrust to the throat and then he sends Taven into the turnbuckles. Marshall tags himself in and Marshall sends Thomas into the turnbuckles. Marshall punches Thomas. Marshall with a double jump leg lariat for a near fall. Marshall with an Irish whip to Vinny followed by an exploder suplex. Taven with a springboard kick to the head. Taven with a springboard moonsault for a near fall on Marshall.
Marshall sets for a running power slam but Taven counters with a DDT but Marshall gets his foot on the ropes. Taven pushes Marshall to the floor. Marshall drops Taven’s throat on the ropes. Marshall sends Vinny to the apron but Vinny drops down and Marshall goes to the floor. Vinny with a pescado onto Marshall and Thomas.
Vinny goes up top but Taven with an enzuigiri. Taven sets for a superplex but Thomas starts Taven. Vinny with a sunset flip power bomb but Marshall pulls Vinny into the ring post. Marshall tries for a power bomb but Taven with a jumping spin kick. Taven misses a springboard round kick. Marshall with a running Dominator for the three count.
Winner: QT Marshall
We see a video package to set up the match between Adam Cole and Bob Evans.
Before the match, Bob Evans has something to say and Maria and Mike will let him speak. He is calling out Adam Cole because he is a sweet little boy. Professional wrestling is a man’s sport. He says that Adam has a sweet little mouth that is perfect for pounding.
Match Number Three: Adam Cole versus Bob Evans
We see the Code of Honor followed.
They lock up and Evans backs Cole into the corner but he misses a punch when Cole gets out of the way. They lock up again and Evans misses another punch and Cole with kicks to the leg. Evans pushes Cole down to the mat but Cole with a drop toe hold. Cole with elbow drops to the leg. Evans with forearms to try to get out of the hold. Cole with knees to the hamstring and he works on the knee.
Evans with a kick to the head but Cole with a kick and drop kick to the back. Evans with forearms and punches but Cole punches back. Evans goes to the floor and Cole follows. Evans drops Cole on the guardrail. Evans with a back breaker onto the apron.
Evans pulls Cole into the ring and he slams Cole and then drops him to the mat. Evans chokes Cole in the turnbuckles. Cole with kicks but Evans with a punch. Evans tries for a fisherman’s buster but Cole gets back to his feet. Cole tries for a sunset flip and he finally gets Evans over and gets a near fall. Evans with elbows to the back and then he applies a rear chin lock.
Cole with punches to Evans but Evans with a spike elbow drop. Evans chokes Cole in the ropes and then he pulls the mouth. Evans with a boot to the head but Cole punches him back. Evans with a bear hug. Evans picks up Cole and drops him to the mat and then he gets a near fall. Evans with a knee to the back followed by a kick and knee to the back of the neck.
Evans with a dead lift belly-to-back suplex for a near fall. Evans punches Cole and then he chokes Cole. Cole kicks Evans in the leg. Evans punches Cole and Cole punches Evans in the leg. Evans slaps Cole and Cole slaps back. Cole with an enzuigiri and then he gets a near fall. Cole gets sent to the apron but Cole goes to the floor and hits an enzuigiri.
Cole goes up top but misses a splash. Evans with a running shoulder tackle for a near fall. Evans with head butts to the shoulder and then he tries for another belly-to-back suplex but Cole blocks it. Cole with forearms to the back of the head but he misses a super kick. Evans hits a sit out choke slam and gets a near fall.
Cole with a super kick for a near fall. Cole with a waist lock and he sets for the Florida Key but Evans blocks it and connects with an arm drag. Cole with a super kick and Cole applies the Figure Four Leg Lock but Evans is able to block it for a moment. Evans punches the knee and he tries to roll over to reverse the hold. Evans taps out.
Winner: Adam Cole
After the match, Mike Bennett attacks Cole and he is joined by Maria Kanellis. Eddie Edwards and Sara Del Rey come to the ring to help out Cole.
Michael Elgin, Roderick Strong, and Truth Martini come to the ring and Kevin Kelly joins them for an interview.
Truth says that they are the greatest cohesive unit in all of professional wrestling. Truth says that he can see the future. Tonight, Kevin Steen will retain the World Title. That is not a shot to Eddie Kingston. Eddie is a great athlete, but the destiny of the title has a different path. At Death Before Dishonor in Toronto (or Chicago), it will be Rhino versus Kevin Steen for the World Title. The World Title comes home to the House of Truth. At the next pay per view.
Kevin interrupts and he says that Michael Elgin and Roderick Strong cannot get along.
Truth says that there is a lot of hoopla over that and the crowd starts chanting hoopla. There is a tag team tournament and Roderick Strong and Michael Elgin will prove that they are on the same page because they are going after the World Tag Titles.
Michael says that great minds think alike. The image in his head is the same as Truth’s with him walking out of Toronto with the title. Michael says that he has sat down with Ring of Honor officials all week and he signed some papers. Michael Elgin will wrestle the Ring of Honor World Champion in . . .
Strong interrupts and he says that Truth promised him Elgin’s title shot in Toronto. Strong asks what would happen if he went on strike. Strong says that he is on strike from the House of Truth. When Elgin gets his title shot in Toronto, he is going to be in the front row watching Elgin’s fat ass fail.
Elgin tells Strong that he can go on strike because after Toronto, Strong will have to address him as Champ.
Match Number Four: Michael Elgin (with Truth Martini) versus Charlie Haas
The Code of Honor is not followed.
The fans are not really fans of Haas as the match starts. They lock up and he pushes Elgin but Elgin slaps Haas. Elgin sends Haas into the turnbuckles and then he punches Haas. Elgin with an Irish whip and splash into the corner. Elgin sends Haas into the opposite turnbuckle and then Elgin with a shoulder tackle from the turnbuckles for a near fall.
Elgin with a delayed vertical suplex to Haas. Elgin gets a near fall. Haas with a punch but Elgin with an overhead belly-to-belly suplex. Elgin is distracted by Strong and Haas with a kick to the back of the knee. Strong sits at ringside and he has some of the Camp Strong training beverages with him.
Haas kicks Elgin in the back of the leg and then he slams Elgin’s injured leg into the guardrails. Elgin kicks Haas into the guardrails. Elgin pulls Haas back onto the apron and then Elgin punches Haas but Charlie holds on to the ropes. Elgin sets for a dead lift superplex but Haas fights it. Haas kicks Elgin in the back of the leg one more time. Haas with a punch and then he removes Elgin’s knee pad. Haas wrings the leg into the post.
Haas with another punch to the head before he wrings the leg into the ring post one more time. Haas with a kick to Elgin. Haas watches Elgin struggle to get to his feet and he kicks and punches Elgin. Elgin with a chop to the chest but Haas with another kick to the head. Haas drives the knee into the mat.
Haas punches Elgin in the corner and then he puts Elgin’s leg in the rope. Haas with a running back splash into the injured knee. Haas with a punch to the head and he hits another splash into the injured leg. Haas with a kick to the hamstring and then he works on the knee. Elgin with a kick to the back of the head and he is able to get free.
Elgin blocks a punch and he connects with punches of his own. Haas with a take down and he punches Elgin. Haas continues to work on the injured leg with a kick to the hamstring and then a leg drop. Haas with an Indian Death Lock and Elgin with a chop. Haas returns fire. Elgin gets out of the hold but he cannot get back to his feet.
Haas with crossfaces in the ropes and then he goes for a splash to the back but Elgin moves and Haas crotches himself in the ropes. Elgin with a boot to Haas followed by a slingshot back elbow from the apron.
Haas misses a splash into the corner and Elgin with clotheslines in the corner. Elgin sends Haas into the turnbuckles. Elgin with a running knee to the head but he can only get a near fall. Elgin tries for a dead lift German suplex but Haas with an elbow. Elgin with a German suplex and he gets a near fall.
Elgin tries for the power bomb but Haas blocks it. Elgin with an enzuigiri and Haas goes to the floor. Strong stands over Haas and tells him that he is his favorite wrestler. Elgin goes for a suicide dive but Strong stands between the ring and Haas. Haas trips Elgin on the apron. Haas punches Elgin and Haas opens a beer in Martini’s face. Strong wants to do a beer bash with Haas and they do it. Elgin runs Haas into Strong and both men go into the guardrails.
Elgin takes a beer and he pours them on Strong. Elgin signals that it is over and he limps to Haas. Strong spits beer in Elgin’s face and Haas with a rollup for the three count with a handful of Elgin’s tights.
Winner: Charlie Haas
We see footage from a tag match in Milwaukee with the Briscoes facing Kevin Steen and Jimmy Jacobs.
Match Number Five: Jay and Mark Briscoe versus Jimmy Jacobs and Steve Corino
Corino and Jay start things off. They lock up and Jay with a side head lock and shoulder tackle but Corino stays on his feet. Corino with a side head lock and shoulder tackle. Corino and Jay miss a few punches and clotheslines but Jay with a leg lariat and he tags in Mark. They hit a double shoulder tackle and Mark gets a near fall.
Mark with punches to Corino and an uppercut. Mark with a head butt. Corino goes to the floor to regroup but Mark with a hesitation drop kick through the ropes. Mark sends Jacobs into the guardrails. Corino with a Saito suplex that sends Jay to the floor. Mark with a flying kick to Corino and Steve goes to the floor. Mark with a moonsault onto Jacobs, Corino, and his brother.
Mark with a kick to Corino and then he sends Steve into the ring post. Mark with a head butt and then he sends Corino’s head into a table at ringside. Mark hot shots Jacobs onto the apron. Jay punches Corino on the floor while Mark waits in the ring. Mark with a kick to Corino when Steve is sent back into the ring. Mark with a DDT and he goes to the turnbuckles for a back senton.
Mark chokes Steve in the corner with his boot. Corino sends Mark into the turnbuckle. Jacobs tags in and Mark is sent into Jacobs’ boots. Jacobs mocks Mark and hits an elbow drop for a near fall. Jacobs chokes Mark in the ropes and Steve is tagged back in. Mark tags in Jay and Jay knocks Jacobs off the apron. Jay with a forearm to Corino followed by a back body drop. He brings Jacobs in and he takes care of both men. Jay gets Jacobs on his shoulders and then Jacobs and Corino with a neck breaker and STO combination for a near fall.
Corino and Jacobs work over Jay and Jimmy sends Jay into the turnbuckles. Jacobs punches Jay in the corner and then he pulls Jay by the ears into his corner. Steve tags in and they connect with punches to Jay. Corino with a near fall.
Corino with an elbow to the back of the neck. Corino with an Irish whip but he runs into a boot from Jay. Jay with a flatline into the turnbuckles and both men are down. Jacobs and Mark tag in and Mark with chops to Jacobs. Mark with a thrust to the throat followed by another palm thrust. Mark with a drop kick that sends Jacobs into the corner and Mark gets a near fall. Mark with an Irish whip but Jacobs gets his boot up. Mark with a chop. Jacobs kicks Mark and he hits a suplex and tags in Corino.
Corino with a knee to Mark but Mark with chops to Corino. Corino with a knee and a downward spiral for a near fall. Corino with a discus clothesline followed by two belly-to-back suplexes for a near fall. Corino misses a clothesline and Mark with a jawbreaker.
Jay tags in and he connects with a series of punches followed by a Death Valley Driver for a near fall. Jay with a neck breaker and he gets a near fall. Corino with a Saito suplex and he tags in Jacobs. Jacobs misses a back senton and lands on Jay’s knees. Jacobs with a spear for a near fall.
All four men are in the ring for a moment but Corino takes care of Mark. Mark trips Corino and hits a side Russian leg sweep into the guardrails. Jay with a spinebuster to Jacobs followed by an elbow from the top from Mark but Corino breaks up the cover.
Jay floats over but Jacobs with an Ace Cutter off the turnbuckles for a near fall. Mark suplexes Corino on the floor. Jay avoids the Contra Code and then the Briscoes hit the Doomsday Device on Jacobs for the three count.
Winners: Briscoe Brothers
It is time for intermission.
We are back from intermission and it is time for the second half of the show and that means guardrails being battered.
Match Number Six: Two Out of Three Falls Match: Tommaso Ciampa (with RD Evans) versus Jay Lethal
Fall Number One
There will be no Code of Honor followed in this match by Ciampa, but RD Evans will shake Jay’s hand to comply with the Code of Honor. Lethal slaps Evans.
Ciampa goes after Lethal but Lethal punches Ciampa. Lethal almost Irish whips Ciampa into Evans. Lethal with a belly-to-back suplex and then Lethal slaps Evans. The referee checks on Ciampa’s knee which appeared to buckle.
Ciampa limps away from Lethal but Lethal catches up to him. Ciampa with punches to Lethal but Lethal with a kick and super kick. Lethal hits the Lethal Injection for a near fall. Lethal with the Lethal Combination and he gets the three count.
Lethal 1 Fall . . . Ciampa 0 Falls
During the rest period, Evans checks on Ciampa.
Fall Number Two
Lethal with kicks to Ciampa followed by a kick to the midsection and a chop in the corner. Lethal climbs the turnbuckles and punches Ciampa in the head. Lethal with a biel and drop kick for a near fall. Lethal with a punch and chop. Ciampa with a knee but Lethal suplexes Ciampa over the top rope and both men go to the floor.
Ciampa runs Lethal’s back into the apron and then they return to the ring. Lethal hits a springboard drop kick and Ciampa goes back to the floor. Lethal chops Ciampa against the apron but Ciampa with a clothesline that sends Lethal into the guardrail.
Ciampa says that he is going to break Lethal’s back. Ciampa moves the protective mat from the floor and he tries to suplex Lethal onto the exposed floor but Lethal reverses and he suplexes Ciampa onto the floor. Lethal does the same to Evans.
Lethal rolls Ciampa back into the ring and he gets a near fall. Lethal with a boot to the back of the neck. Lethal with a chop and punch. Lethal with an Irish whip and running discus clothesline. Lethal pulls Ciampa out of the corner. Ciampa with a kick but Lethal with a chop and then he tries for a rana but Ciampa gets Lethal up. Ciampa with a knee to the head and he hits Project Ciampa for the three count.
Lethal 1 Fall . . . Ciampa 1 Fall
Fall Number Three
Ciampa crawls over to Lethal and gets a near fall. Ciampa chops Lethal in the back of the neck. Lethal chops back. They alternate chops until Lethal gains control and he punches Ciampa and chops him in the ropes. Ciampa with an Irish whip and knee to the midsection. Ciampa sets for the running knee but Lethal blocks it and hits the Lethal Combination into the turnbuckles but can only get a near fall. Lethal points to the turnbuckles and he goes up top for the elbow drop.
Ciampa recovers and punches Lethal. Ciampa climbs the turnbuckles and he sets for an Air Raid Crash from the turnbuckles. Lethal punches Ciampa off the turnbuckles and he hits a double sledge from the turnbuckles. Lethal with a neck breaker for a near fall. Lethal with a suicide dive onto Evans and then Lethal goes up top for the elbow drop and he gets a near fall. Lethal signals for the Lethal Injection but Ciampa stops Lethal. Ciampa goes to the apron and Lethal follows. Ciampa with the Air Raid Crash onto the apron.
Ciampa and Lethal get back into the ring at nineteen so the match continues. Ciampa shows Lethal that he is ‘Number One’ and Lethal punches Ciampa. Ciampa punches back and they exchange punches and chops. Ciampa with a boot to the head and Jay fires back with a boot of his own. Ciampa with a knee to the head but Lethal with a bicycle kick. Lethal with a super kick for a near fall.
Evans gets on the apron and Ciampa with a low blow while the referee is not looking. Prince Nana comes out and he pulls Evans off the apron and he sends him into the guardrails. Ciampa takes care of Nana and Lethal with a low kick followed by a back handspring Lethal Injection for the three count.
Winner: Jay Lethal (2 Falls to 1 Fall)
Match Number Seven: Eddie Edwards and Sara Del Rey versus Mike Bennett and Maria Kanellis
The Code of Honor is followed for this match.
Maria wants to start and Sara obliges. Maria tags in Bennett before locking up and Edwards is tagged in as well. They lock up and Bennett works on the arm and wrist. Eddie with a reversal into an arm bar. Bennett with a knee and side head lock. Bennett with a shoulder tackle. Edwards tries for an O’Connor Roll but Bennett holds on to the ropes. Edwards with a rana followed by a kick, chop, and back senton for a near fall.
Bennett with a back elbow in the corner. Edwards floats over on an Irish whip and he kicks Bennett and hits a running kick to the chest. Edwards with a chop to Bennett. Bennett with a jawbreaker followed by an elbow to the back of the head. Sara makes the blind tag and Sara with a kick to Bennett. Edwards with a chop and Sara with kicks.
Edwards with a back heel kick and Sara with a kick to the back of the head. Sara asks Maria if she wants to get involved. Del Rey with kicks to the chest and a back heel kick. Maria pulls Sara down by the hair and Bennett tags in Maria.
Maria with a kick to the midsection and she chokes Sara in the ropes. Bennett chokes Del Rey in the ropes and then Edwards is sent back to his corner by the referee. Maria with head butts and then Bennett is tagged back in.
Bennett with a snap mare but Sara with a kick to the head and Eddie is tagged back in. Edwards with a missile drop kick. Edwards with chops to Bennett. Edwards with rapid fire chops in the corner. Bennett with an Irish whip but he runs into a boot. Edwards puts Bennett in the tree of woe. Edwards with a hesitation drop kick and then Sara with kicks. Edwards with a baseball slide into Bennett while still in the tree of woe and Edwards gets a near fall.
Edwards chops Bennett. Maria grabs Eddie’s leg. Eddie goes to the apron and he sets for the running knee off the apron but Bennett catches Edwards and hits a spear onto the floor. Bennett sends Edwards into the guardrails. They return to the ring and Bennett gets a near fall. Bennett with a slam and then he chokes Edwards with his boot.
Maria tags in and she kicks Edwards and applies a front face lock. Bennett tags back in and Bennett with a snap mare and key lock. Bennett with a knee and he tries for a belly-to-back suplex but Edwards lands on his feet. Edwards with a Codebreaker. Bennett with a slap but Edwards with a super kick. Bennett fires back with a lariat that flips Edwards.
Maria tags in and she gets a near fall. Maria kicks Edwards and Edwards with a single leg trip and Del Rey tags in. Del Rey with three running boots to Maria. Del Rey kicks Bennett off the apron. Del Rey gets Maria on her shoulders but Maria escapes. Sara with a series of forearms followed by an Irish whip. Bennett tags in when Del Rey charges into the corner with a Liger Kick. Edwards tags in and he hits a suicide dive onto Bennett.
Eddie misses a double stomp and Bennett with a boot. Edwards with a backpack Stunner for a near fall. Edwards puts Bennett on the turnbuckles and he chops Michael. Bennett tries for the Box Office Smash but Eddie rolls through and he applies the Achilles Lock. Maria slaps Eddie but he holds on. Sara has Maria in the ankle lock but Maria goes under the ring.
Bennett with the Achilles Lock on Edwards. Del Rey emerges from under the ring and he has Maria’s ring gear in her hands. Sara throws it at Bennett and Eddie with a rollup into the Achilles Lock and Bennett taps out.
Winners: Eddie Edwards and Sara Del Rey
After the match, Bennett takes Bobby Cruise’s jacket and covers Maria with it.
Steve Corino joins Nigel and Kevin at the announce table.
It is announced that there are no rules and Anything Goes.
Match Number Eight: Ring of Honor World Championship Match: Kevin Steen versus Eddie Kingston
Kingston attacks Corino at ringside and then Steen and Kingston exchange punches. Kingston attacks Jacobs as well. Kingston Irish whips Steen into the guardrails and Kingston with a chop. Jacobs with a rake of the eyes but Kingston returns to the ring and hits a suicide dive onto Steen, Corino, and Jacobs. Kingston sends Jacobs and Corino to the back.
Eddie kicks Steen and sends him back into the ring. Kingston looks under the ring and he gets a chair. Steen blocks the chair shot and hits a Codebreaker using the chair. Steen with a flip leg drop onto the chair on Kingston’s head but Steen can only get a two count.
They go back to the floor and Steen Irish whips Kingston into the guardrails. Steen suplexes Kingston onto one of the steel ROH signs that cover the guardrails. Steen looks under the ring and he gets a turnbuckle and he hits Kingston with it. Steen gets a table from under the ring and he puts it against the guardrails. Eddie avoids going into the table and he stops short. He suplexes Steen through the table.
Kingston rolls Steen back into the ring and Eddie gets another table from under the ring. Eddie puts it on the apron and the Yes chants distract him long enough to allow Steen to recover and hit a baseball slide into the table.
Steen thinks about bringing the table into the ring but he decides to hang it between the ring and guardrails. Steen tries to suplex Steen through the table. Kingston tries to reverse it and suplex Steen through the table but Steen blocks it. Steen power bombs Kingston through the table.
The referee checks on Kingston who is not moving after being power bombed through the table. Some other officials come to ringside to check on Kingston and then they call for the medical staff to check on Eddie.
Steen gets on the mic while they are checking on Kingston. Kevin addresses a fan in the crowd and he uses some colorful language.
Steen says that they were off to a great start. Kevin says that Jim Cornette is at home watching this. He says that he has to give Jim credit because by bringing out people who are not on the roster so he does not have to worry if they get hurt.
Steen tells Kingston that he dedicated this match to Larry Sweeney but he is being carried out.
Kingston returns to the ring and Kingston punches Steen. Steen with forearms but Kingston punches back. Kingston with an Irish whip and Yakuza kick followed by a lariat and Kingston gets a near fall. Steen blocks the spinning back fist. Kingston with a half nelson suplex for a near fall.
Kingston goes to the floor and he looks under the ring and he has another chair. Steen kicks the ropes when Eddie returns to the ring and then Steen with a DDT onto the chair. Steen gets the other chair and he puts it against Eddie’s head and Steen hits the cannonball. Steen rolls Kingston into the center of the ring and he gets a two count.
Steen gets another chair and he brings it into the ring. Steen looks under the ring and gets another table. Steen brings it into the ring. Steen hits Kingston in the ribs with the chair. Kingston misses the spinning back fist again. Kingston with a Saito suplex through the table and he gets a two count. Kingston gets a chair and he sets it up. Steen spits on Kingston and then Kingston hits a Saito suplex through chair but Steen kicks out and Corino pulls the referee out of the ring.
Rhett Titus attacks Corino and they fight to the back. Jacobs has a chain but Kingston with a spinning back fist to Jacobs. Steen with a low blow but he can only get a two count. Steen with F-Cin but Kingston kicks out. Steen gets a chair and he hits Kingston in the back with it. Steen sets the chair up and then he hits Kingston in the back with the other chair.
Kingston spits in Steen’s face and Steen kisses Kingston before hitting F-Cinq through two chairs for the three count.
Winner: Kevin Steen
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