TNA Impact Wrestling
December 22, 2011 ( Taped: December 12th & 13th)
Commentators:Mike Tenay & Taz
VIDEO PACKAGE: Bobby Roode’s new attitude which included spitting on Dixie Carter, beating A.J. Styles to retain the TNA Title, and himself and Bully-Ray taking out the new number one contender Jeff Hardy and Sting!
IN RING SEGMENT
Bobby Roode &Bully-Ray + Jeff Hardy + Sting: Bobby Roodeand Bully-Ray (wearing a Santa hat) came down to the ring. Bobby Roode saidmerry freaking Christmas to everyone and hoped everyone enjoyed the earlypresent with the beat down of Jeff Hardy and Sting. Giving is better thanreceiving this time of the year. Bully-Ray took the mic and said they are notscrooges, they give all year long: chicken bones to the homeless, extra dollarbills to strippers and whiskey to his puppy, a giving person but prefers togive beatings like last week season beatings to Jeff Hardy and Sting. BobbyRoode told Sting to come out and suspend him. Jeff Hardy came out instead.Hardy said its about him and Roode, and in 3 weeks Genesis he is taking histitle and tonight its Roode/Bully-Ray versus him and a mystery tag teampartner. Bully-Ray said no one likes Hardy like him all over the world, hes anobody, Sting then came out wearing paint and a Jeff hardy t-shirt. He saidpeople love Hardy and he will be his tag team partner tonight. Ta Ta for now!
WILD CARD TAGTEAM TOURNAMENT #3
Fortune ( A.J.Styles & Kazarian) defeated Rob Van Dam & Christopher Daniels: RVD kickedDaniels in the head and Kazarian hit his finisher for the win.
VIDEO PACKAGE: AnthonyNese/Zema Ion.
BEST OUT OF THREE MATCH #2 CONTENDERS FOR THE X-DIVISION TITLE
Anthony Nese defeated Zema Ion: Decider is next week.
Madison Rayne said she is now the official Knockouts head.
“The Pope” D Angelo Dinero + Devon + Terrence & Tyrell: Popesaid the boys need help from the pope and not Devon, they see he is pimping andbecome like the pope. Devon then came up to him, and started choking Pope untilone of Devon’s sons hit his own father with a chair. They left him lying.
VIDEO PACKAGE: Eric Young and ODB on a date.
KNOCKOUTS SINGLES MATCH
Tara & Madison Rayne fought to a no contest: Madison Raynescreamed for Tara and Brooke Tesmocker to come out now. She booked them in amatch against each other, her as special referee. Eventually they both hitMadison Rayne out of the ring.
Sting & Jeff Hardy: Sting said he’s a Hardy mark and themteaming up is history. He said he cant wait and everyone deserves a 2ndchance including Hardy. Jeff Hardy said he was excited about tonight!
VIDEO PACKAGE: Eric Young in arestaurant kitchen.
IN RING SEGMENT
James Storm + Kurt Angle (titantron):James Storm came out. He said to Kurt Angle he’s either with the impact zonefans or at the local bar, he’s not hard to find. He like a man told Kurt Angle he’s not afraid of him. During the match his ass was kicked for 3 quarters outof it until the 4th when he got the job done. Kurt Angle showed upin a bar in Texas looking for James Storm.
Shannon Moore: Shannon Moore said he hates Anarchia but has to teamup. He has to do whats he done the last 19years and wrestle.
Bobby Roode & Bully-Ray: Bully-Ray said two of the greatest wrestlers ever team up tonight against Jeff Hardy and Sting in a street fight.Bully-Ray said he’s from Hell’s Kitchen New York City, he is bigger, badder, rougher,tougher and the baddest mofo today and Bobby Roode is the champion and futureof TNA. Bobby Roode said he can do whatever he wants and tonight Sting isfinished. Bully-Ray said someone is going through a table.
WILD CARD TAG TEAM TOURNAMENT MATCH #4
Eric Young & ODB defeated Shannon Moore & Anarchia ( w/ Sarita & Rosita): Shannon Moore bailed on Anarchia, ODB/Young got the win.
Matt Morgan & Crimson gave theirthoughts on the tag tournament and warned no one should mess with them.
VIDEO PACKAGE: Kurt Angle dressed as a cowboy went into a bar and beat the crap out of everyone. He is coming to Genesis and bringing hell with him.
TAG TEAM STREET FIGHT
Jeff Hardy & Sting defeated Bobby Roode & Bully-Ray: Hardy splashed Roode through a table for the win and both faces posed after celebrating there win.