January 11, 2019
Nashville, TN – The Asylum
Results by ImpactWrestling.com
Quick Match Results
- Lucha Bros defeated The Rascalz via Fear Factor Piledriver on Dezmond Xavier
- Willie Mack defeated Sami Callihan via rollup
- Tessa Blanchard defeated Cali Collins via Eat Defeat
- Non-Title No DQ Match: Killer Kross defeated Johnny Impact via Kross Jacket after interference from Moose
In-Ring: Johnny Impact, Brian Cage, Killer Kross
World Champion Johnny Impact is in the ring to address Killer Kross attacking his wife, Knockouts Champion Taya Valkyrie at Homecoming. Impact says he’s going to get his hands on Kross when Brian Cage interrupts. Impact barely defeated Cage to retain the World Championship at Homecoming. Cage is furious after Impact’s Survivor buddies helped him retain the title last Sunday. Cage says he wants his rematch for the World Title right here, right now. Killer Kross is next to interrupt and reminds Impact that Cage had him pinned for a 10-count at Homecoming but the referee was distracted. Kross says as soon as Taya returns to IMPACT Wrestling, he’s going to put her right back in the hospital. Impact has heard enough and superkicks Cage to get to Kross! Impact falls victim to the numbers game and gets taken out with a clothesline from Cage. Kross hits Cage with a clothesline but Cage gets right back to his feet! Kross retreats as Cage stands tall.
Later backstage, Johnny Impact is being attended to by a doctor. Cage confronts the champ but Impact has a proposition for him. Impact tells Cage to let him handle Killer Kross and he’ll give Cage the next shot at the World Title! Josh Mathews announces that Johnny Impact will take on Killer Kross in a non-title no disqualification match tonight.
Lucha Bros (Pentagon Jr. & Fenix) vs. The Rascalz (Wentz & Dez)
Wentz hits a springboard corkscrew on Pentagon. Fenix hits a diving headbutt on Wentz off the top. Wentz connects with a Bronco Buster on Pentagon in the corner. Fenix cuts off the Rascalz’ offense with a double cutter! Fenix flies as he takes out Wentz with a suicide dive. The Lucha Bros hit Dez with a double superkick but get taken out with a Swanton Bomb from Wentz! The Lucha Bros hit a unique combination of moves, culminating with a Fear Factor Piledriver on Dez to pick up the win. After the match, the two teams shake hands in an incredible show of respect.
Winners: Lucha Bros
In-Ring: Rich Swann, Sami Callihan, Willie Mack
Josh Mathews interviews the new X-Division Champion Rich Swann. He won the title in an Ultimate X match this past Sunday at Homecoming over Jake Crist, Ethan Page and Trey. Swann talks about how the X-Division changed the wrestling industry in this very building, the IMPACT Wrestling Asylum! Sami Callihan interrupts and says he has a history with Rich Swann that nobody else knows about. Callihan offers Swann an oVe shirt and tells him to come home. Willie Mack comes out and attacks Callihan before Swann can answer. Swann breaks up the brawl but only for a short moment as these two meet in singles action – next!
Willie Mack vs. Sami Callihan
Mack attempts a baseball slide but Callihan pulls out the ring apron, trapping Mack. Mack clobbers Callihan with a clothesline, then follows up with a slam on the ring apron. They brawl up to the top of the stage where Callihan rakes the eyes of Mack. Callihan then connects with a sick Piledriver on the steel! Somehow, Mack crawls back in the ring and goes on the attack. Mack hits a standing Moonsault for a near fall. Mack hits Sky High but Callihan gets his shoulder up at two! Callihan goes for a second Piledriver but Mack reverses and pins Callihan for the win!
Winner: Willie Mack
Backstage: LAX, Konnan
Backstage, LAX and Konnan are on the same page after Santana and Ortiz successfully defended the Tag Team Championships against the Lucha Bros at Homecoming, without ruining their personal relationship.
In-Ring: Scarlett Bordeaux, Desi Hit Squad, Scott Steiner
Scarlett Bordeaux is in the ring for her strip show but just as she’s about to begin, the Desi Hit Squad interrupt. Gama Singh tells her that the strip show should only be for the winners of her talent search which will conclude next week! Then, IMPACT Wrestling legend Scott Steiner comes out to celebrate IMPACT Wrestling’s debut on Pursuit Channel! Steiner is angry that the Desi Hit Squad put a stop to Scarlett’s strip show. The Desi Hit Squad attack Steiner but he comes right back at them and locks in a double Steiner Recliner on Raj Singh and Rohit Raju! Scarlett then restarts her strip show for Scott Steiner and the fans.
Tessa Blanchard vs. Cali Collins
Cali is draped on the ropes and Tessa follows up with a running dropkick. Tessa connects with Gail Kim’s finishing move, Eat Defeat to pick up a dominant victory.
Winner: Tessa Blanchard
Backstage: Eli Drake, Eddie Edwards
Backstage, Eli Drake confronts a new hardcore warrior, Eddie Edwards. Drake asks Eddie if he really wants to go down that path.
Segment: Rosemary, Allie, Su Yung
Su Yung and Allie receive a cryptic message from the returning Rosemary.
Non-Title No Disqualification Match
Johnny Impact vs. Killer Kross
Impact is enraged and immediately goes on the attack! Kross places a steel chair around the neck of Impact and sends him throat-first into the post. Kross lays Impact’s head on the steel steps and attempts to clobber him with a chair but luckily, Impact avoids it. Impact buries Kross in steel chairs, then launches himself off the steps with a Moonsault! Impact and Kross meet in the middle of the ring and exchange steel chair shots. Impact is about to finish off Kross when Moose runs down to the ring and pushes Impact off the top rope through a table! Moose throws Impact back in the ring, allowing Kross to lock in the Kross Jacket. Impact passes out, awarding the victory to Kross. After the match, Moose and Kross stand tall over the body of the world champion.
Winner: Killer Kross
Next week, Rich Swann defends the X-Division Championship against Trey, Tag Team Champions LAX battle their long-time rivals oVe in a non-title match, Eddie Edwards will be in singles action and more.