WWE Superstar and former member of the Shield
June 27, 2008 – Dayton, Ohio
[BATTLE FOR SUPREMACY]
TAG TEAM DARK MATCH
Sweet & Sour Inc. (Tank Toland [sub for Bobby Dempsey] & Shane Hagadorn w/Larry Sweeney) defeated Mitch Franklin & Silas Young:
Tyler Black w/Allison Wonderland defeated Delirious w/Daizee Haze: Allison Wonderland whacked Daizee Haze with her purse, and Rhett Titus came out and carried her backstage. This distracted Delirious long enough for Tyler Black to hit a low-blow and his finisher for the win.
TRIPLE THREAT MATCH
Claudio Castagnoli defeated Jay Briscoe and Brent Albright: After the match, Sweet & Sour Inc. attacked Brent Albright, until Jay Briscoe rescued him. Jay Briscoe and Brent Albright then shook hands.
Erick Stevens defeated “American Dragon” Bryan Danielson: The ROH crowd gave both men a standing ovation as they shook hands after the match.
RELAXED RULES (GRUDGE) MATCH
Necro Butcher defeated Austin Aries: Midway through the match, Austin Aries grabbed the microphone and said he had no problems with Necro Butcher, and clarified that his beef was with Jimmy Jacobs. Aries refused to fight back whenever Necro was on the offense. Necro ended up getting a chair and smashing it over Aries’ head for the victory. Jimmy Jacobs came out to taunt the unconcious Austin Aries. Jacobs vs. Aries tomorrow night headlines “Vendetta II.”
TAG TEAM MATCH
Kevin Steen & El Generico defeated The Age of the Fall (Jimmy Jacobs & Joey Matthews):
Chris Hero defeated Roderick Strong:
CHAMPION VS. CHAMPION MATCH
NWA World champion Adam Pearce w/Sweet & Sour Inc. defeated ROH World champion Nigel McGuinness by DQ: Nigel McGuinness initially pinned Adam Pearce after a huge Lariat, but a NWA referee at ringside ruled that McGuinness would be DQ’d for throwing Pearce over the top rope. The crowd was not happy, and chanted “Dusty Finish!”