Total Nonstop Action – Pay-Per-View May 11, 2008 – Orlando, Florida
OFFICIAL TNA SACRIFICE LINE-UP:
Kaz won the 8-Man X-Division Terror Dome Match Gail Kim won a TNA Knockouts “Make-Over” Battle Royal Deuces Wild Tag Team Tournament 1st Round – Team 3-D defeated Sting & James Storm – – Rhino & Christian defeated Robert Roode & Booker T – – Homicide & Hernandez defeated Matt Morgan & Kip James – – A.J. Styles & Super Eric defeated BG James & Awesome Kong – Deuces Wild Tag Team Tournament Semi-Finals – Team 3-D defeated Christian Cage & Rhino – – Homicide & Hernandez defeated A.J. Styles & Super Eric – Deuces Wild Tag Team Tournament Finals – Homicide & Hernandez defeated Team 3-D in the Finals – TNA World Heavyweight title Triple Threat Match Samoa Joe defeated Scott Steiner and Kaz (TNA World title);
ANNOUNCEMENT Kurt Angle: Kurt Angle announced that he had three cracked vertebrae and two herniated discs in his neck and that he couldn’t wrestle tonight. These injuries happened while wrestling in South Korea this past week.
PARKING LOT Kevin Nash & The Steiner Brothers: Samoa Joe was shocked to find out that Kevin Nash had arrived in the same limo as Rick and Scott Steiner.
DEUCES WILD TOURNAMENT MATCH Team 3-D (Brothers Ray & Devon) defeated Sting & “Cowboy” James Storm:
DEUCES WILD TOURNAMENT MATCH Rhino & Christian Cage defeated Robert Roode & Booker T: After the match, Booker T shook hands with Christian Cage and Rhino, but then turned heel and whacked them both with chairshots!
BACKSTAGE SEGMENT Kevin Nash & The Steiner Brothers: Scott Steiner tried to convince Kevin Nash to turn on Samoa Joe, promising him the first title shot if he (Nash) helps him win the TNA World title tonight. Nash said he would think about it.
DEUCES WILD TOURNAMENT MATCH LAX (Homicide & Hernandez w/Hector Guerrero) defeated Matt Morgan & Kip James:
DEUCES WILD TOURNAMENT MATCH A.J. Styles & Super Eric defeated B.G. James & Awesome Kong:
INTERVIEW Jeremy Borash & Rick Steiner: Rick Steiner said that he was there to support his brother, Scott Steiner, in his bid for the TNA World Heavyweight title.
THE TERRORDOME MATCH Kaz defeated Jay Lethal and Sonjay Dutt and Chris Sabin and Alex Shelley and Johnny Devine and Curry Man and Shark Boy and Jimmy Rave and Consequences Creed: The rules of the match was the first wrestler to escape the Terror Dome through a small hole at the top of the dome would become the number one contender to Petey Williams‘ TNA X-Division championship. Jim Cornette added a last minute stipulation where the winner would also replace Kurt Angle in the main event! Kaz escaped the Terror Dome to earn an X-Division title shot and the opportunity of a life-time to wrestle in the main event!
DEUCES WILD TOURNAMENT SEMI-FINAL Team 3-D (Brothers Ray & Devon) defeated Christian Cage & Rhino: Team 3-D won the match after outside interference with their little buddy, Johnny Devine.
DEUCES WILD TOURNAMENT SEMI-FINAL LAX (Homicide & Hernandez w/Hector Guerrero) defeated A.J. Styles & Super Eric: LAX scored the victory after minor interference from Hector Guerrero.
TNA KNOCKOUTS MAKE-OVER BATTLE ROYAL Gail Kim vs. ODB vs. Angelina Love vs. Velvet Skye vs. Roxxi Laveaux vs. Christy Hemme vs. Jackie Moore vs. Tracy Brooks vs. Salinas vs. Rhaka Khan: The final three particpants were Angelina Love, Roxxi Laveaux and Gail Kim. Angelina was eliminated, leaving Gail Kim and Roxxi – and since Kim earned “immunity” on iMPACT, if she lost, then Angelina would get her head shaved. Gail Kim defeated Roxxi Laveaux in a Ladder match with help from Angelina Love and Velvet Skye. This meant that Roxxi Laveaux had her head shaved in the middle of the ring, as the TNA fans chanted “Fire Russo!”
DEUCES WILD TOURNAMENT FINALS LAX (Homicide & Hernandez w/Hector Guerrero) defeated Team 3-D (Brothers Ray & Devon w/Johnny Devine):
TNA WORLD TITLE 3-WAY Samoa Joe defeated Scott Steiner (w/Rhaka Khan) and Kaz to retain the TNA World Heavyweight title: