TNA Impact Wrestling
May 24, 2012 ( Taped May 15th, 2012)
Commentators: Mike Tenay & Taz
VIDEO PACKAGE: Daniels and Kazraian reveal the truth about A.J. Styles/Dixie Carter. Joseph Parks looking for Abyss.
Hulk Hogan & Kurt Angle & A.J. Styles & Jeff Hardy & Bully-Ray: Hulk Hogan had Bully-Ray,Kurt Angle, Jeff Hardy and A.J. Styles in his office. He discussed who should face Bobby Roode tonight and gave each person a chance to tell him why they should have a shot. After they all spoke Hogan eliminated Bully-Ray from the process.
OPEN FIGHT NIGHT MATCH
Gail Kim & Madison Rayne defeated Eric Young & ODB: Gail Kim said she is the most dominate TNA Knockouts Champion in history. They showed superstars watching backstage. Gail Kim said the tag titles are being disgraced and she called out Eric Young and ODB.
Bobby Roode arrived.
Hulk Hogan: Hulk Hogan was on the phone speaking to someone and saying he cant wait to see him tonight.
OPEN FIGHT NIGHT MATCH
Rob Van Dam defeated Gunner: Rob Van Dam came out. He called out Gunner as he put him out for three months back at Genesis.
TELEVISION TITLE MATCH
Devon & Garret Bischoff fought to a no contest: Devon said he wanted to defend his title every week and he plans on doing this as he is a fighting champion. Devon said Garett Bischoff eliminated him last week and lets see if lady luck is still on his side. Robbie E and Robbie T came out and destroyed both men. Eventually Devon and Garett cleaned house.
Hulk Hogan & Jeff Hardy & Kurt Angle & A.J. Styles: Hulk Hogan had the three remaining guys left. Hogan eventually spoke so did the others ad he eliminated Jeff Hardy. Hogan said the winner will be revealed in the ring.
VIDEO PACKAGE: Where is Abyss?
IN RING SEGMENT
Bully-Ray + Joseph Parks: Bully-Ray came out. He asked do you know who I am? He said Hogan doesn’t because he eliminated him. He said he could kick everyone’s asses if he wanted to. Bully-Ray said Joseph Parks is in the crowd and told him to get In the ring. Joseph PARKS came in ad said he was not a wrestler and intimidated at the moment. Parks said Bully-Ray can have a fair court trial and the fans are the jury. Fans said he was guilty and Bully-Ray gut punched Joseph Parks, he hit him with the chain and said not guilty.
VIDEO PACKAGE: Joey Ryan/Gut Check’s next try out tonight.
GUT CHECK MATCH
Austin Aries defeated Joey Ryan:
TNA PPV FLASHBACK #6: Sting defeated Hulk Hogan at Bound For Glory. Hogan turning face and taking out Immortal.
TNA WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE MATCH
Bobby Roode defeated A.J. Styles to retain the TNA World Heavyweight Title: Hogan announced A.J. was the man to face Roode tonight. Daniels and Kazarian watched the match from the ramp. Bobby Roode said he has made history as the longest TNA World Champion in TNA history. Roode called out Hogan he started sipping champagne, confetti fell. Hogan came out and congratulated him. Hogan said someone wanted to celebrate with him, the lights went off and Stings music hit, he attacked Roode and sent him packing. Hogan said next week iMPACT Is at 8pm,live and next he will face Sting in a lumberjack match which is opening the show.