Monday, January 14, 2019

Raw + XPlosion

WWE Raw

-Commentators:  Michael Cole, Renee Young, & Corey Graves.
-Raw Women's Champion "Rowdy" Ronda Rousey & "The Boss" Sasha Banks d. Nia Jax & Tamina Snuka when Sasha made Tamina tap out to the Bank Statement(modified Crippler Crossface) (6:51 aired).
-The Revival(Scott Dawson & Dash Wilder) d. Kalisto & Gran Metalik(w/ Lince Dorado) when Dawson pinned Metalik after a DDT (4:12); Metalik's foot was on the bottom rope but Wilder pushed it down.
-Bayley Rose, Natalya Neidhart, & Nikki Cross d. The Riot Squad(Ruby Riot, Sarah Logan, & Liv Morgan) when Bayley pinned Liv after the top-rope elbowdrop (8:07 aired).
-Finn Bálor d. Jinder Mahal(w/ Samir & Sunil Singh) with the Coup De Grace(top-rope double-stomp) despite a pre-match attack by Mahal and the Singhs (6:21 aired).
-Bobby Lashley(w/ "The Man Of The Hour" Lio Rush) won a triple threat match with Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose(C) to win the Intercontinental Title when he pinned Ambrose after the spear (9:29 aired).
-Finn Bálor won a four-corner match with Drew McIntyre, Baron Corbin, and John Cena when he pinned Cena after the Coup De Grace(top-rope double-stomp) (11:39 aired).

TNA XPlosion

-Commentators:  Josh Mathews & Don Callis.
-Katarina Leigh d. "Heart Of Gold" Lisa Lake after a swinging uranagi onto the knee (5:42 aired).

Saturday, January 12, 2019

ROH TV

-Commentators:  Ian Riccaboni, Colt "Boom Boom" Cabana, & Caprice Coleman.
-Zack Sabre Jr. d. "Hot Sauce" Tracy Williams with the Hurrah! Another Year, Surely This One Will Be Better Than the Last; The Inexorable March of Progress Will Lead Us All to Happiness (double-armbar octopus hold) (10:03 aired).
-Madison Rayne & Dr. Britt Baker d. The Twisted Sisterz(Holidead & Thunder Rosa) when Baker pinned Rosa after a pumphandle fallaway slam (6:09 aired).
-The Briscoe Brothers(Jay & Mark) d. SoCal Uncensored("The Heavy Metal Rebel" Frankie Kazarian & Scorpio Sky) to retain the Tag Team Titles; Mark pinned Kazarian after he and Jay hit the Redneck Boogie(Razor's Edge/flying neckbreaker combo) (11:19 aired).
-The show capped off with "The Villain" Marty Scurll talking about his quest to become the Heavyweight Champion...that brought out Six-Man Tag Team Champions Matt Taven & The Kingdom(Vinny Marseglia & T.K. O'Ryan), as Taven has his belt and insists that HE is the true Heavyweight Champion.  Taven said that Scurll's friends had left him, but Scurll said that he could make some new ones...LIGHTS OFF LIGHTS ON and Brody King was in the ring alongside Scurll!  LIGHTS OFF LIGHTS ON AGAIN and this time Pierre Carl Ouellet was on the side of Scurll!  The trios brawled with the newly-formed Villain Enterprises clearing the ring!
-Next week:  "Beer City Bruiser" Matt Winchester vs. "The Last Real Man" Silas Young, plus Rush vs. T.K. O'Ryan and Eli Isom vs. Facade.

WWE NXT UK Takeover-Blackpool

-Commentators:  Vic Joseph & Nigel McGuinness.
-United Kingdom Tag Team Title Tournament Final:  "Liverpool's #1" Zack Gibson & "Mr. Mayhem" James Drake d. Moustache Mountain(Tyler Bate & Trent Seven) to become the first champions; Drake pinned Seven after he and Gibson hit the Ticket To Mayhem(Tombstone pickup/Codebreaker combo) (23:47).
-Earlier today:  Jordan Devlin attacked Travis Banks and injured his knee.
-"The Kiwi Buzzsaw" Travis Banks vs. "The Irish Ace" Jordan Devlin never officially started as they fought before the bell and Devlin took out Banks' knee again.  Fortunately, General Manager Johnny Saint and his assistant Sid Scala had a backup plan in place...
-Finn Bálor d. "The Irish Ace" Jordan Devlin with the Coup De Grace(top-rope double-stomp) (11:46).
-"The Bomber" Dave Mastiff d. Eddie Dennis in a no-DQ match after a corner cannonball through a table (10:44).
-Shown in attendance:  Kay Lee Ray & "The Alpha Female" Jazzy Gabert!
-Toni Storm d. Rhea Ripley with the second Storm Zero v2.0(tigerdriver) of the match to win the United Kingdom Women's Title (14:49).
-"The Bruiserweight" Pete Dunne d. "The Iron King" Joe Coffey via triangle hold with finger-snapping to retain the United Kingdom Title (34:14).  After the match, WALTER made his debut appearance to confront Dunne, kicking aside Coffey before the big staredown.

Friday, January 11, 2019

Impact + Main Event

TNA Impact (now on Pursuit and Twitch, now on Fridays)

-Commentators:  Josh Mathews & Don Callis.
-The Lucha Brothers(Pentagon Jr. & Fenix) d. The Rascalz(Dezmond Xavier & Zachary Wentz)(w/ Trey Miguel); Pentagon pinned Xavier after hitting the package piledriver while holding Wentz in a Gory Special as Fenix gave Wentz a Diamond Cutter (8:13 aired).
-"Chocolate Thunder" Willie Mack d. "The Draw" Sami Callihan by blocking a sunset flip attempt (10:45).
-"The Undeniable" Tessa Blanchard" d. Cali Collins with the Eat-The-Feet (2:21).
-Killer Kross d. Heavyweight Champion Johnny Impact in a non-title no-DQ match; Moose's interference led to Kross forcing Impact to pass out in the Krossjacket Choke(modified sleeper with bodyscissors) (12:18).
-Next week:  The New Latin-American XChange(Angel Ortiz & Santana Draztik) vs. Ohio Vs. Everything(Jake & Dave Crist) for the Tag Team Titles, Rich Swann vs. "The Fresh Prince Of Mid-Air" Trey Miguel for the X-Division Title, Eddie Edwards vs. "All Ego" Ethan Page, and Jordynne Grace vs. Allie Dennis.

WWE Main Event was a clip show.

Show results

Friday St. Louis Anarchy results from Alton, IL:

-Dallas Cayde & Satu Jinn d. Lethal Injection(Brad & Briar Mercury).
-J. Serious d. "The Proficient" Sage Philips.
-"The Big Mustache On Campus" Mikey McFinnegan d. "Big Beef" Jake Garvin.
-"Do Or Die" Chip Day d. Logan James.
-Kody Lane d. Zac Taylor.
-"The Stiff Robo Ginger" Gary Jay d. Craig Mitchell.
-Thomas Shire d. "Absolute" Ricky Starks.
-Buddy Shepherd d. "Privilege Personified" Rasheed Ali.
-Orange Cassidy d. Eddie Kingston.
-The Besties In The World("The Miracle Worker" Davey Vega & "The Dirty Rook" Mat Fitchett) d. The Hooligans(Devin & Mason Cutter).
-"The Monarch" Jeremy Wyatt d. "The Warhorse" Jake Parnell in a Pure Wrestling Rules Match to retain the Gateway Heritage Title.

On the original lineup but not at the show:  Everett Connors(scheduled to face J. Serious), Zakk Sawyers(it was scheduled to be Hooligans vs. Roscoe Eat Lisa), Logan & Sterling Riegel(scheduled to face The Besties), Jake Dirden & Hoodie Howlett(scheduled to face each other).

Saturday ROH results from Atlanta, GA:

-The Sons Of Savagery(Bishop Khan & Malcolm Moses) & Joe King d. Odinson, Parrow, & Jackson.
-The Briscoe Brothers(Jay & Mark) d. Chuck Taylor & Colt Cabana to retain the Tag Team Titles.
-Tracy Williams d. David Finlay.
-Bandido d. Mark Haskins.
-Silas Young d. Eli Isom.
-Marty Scurll, Brody King, & Pierre Carl Ouellet d. John Skyler, Corey Hollis, & Josey Quinn.
-Kelly Klein d. Rockelle Vaughn to retain the Women Of Honor Title.
-Nick Aldis d. P.J. Black to retain the NWA World Title.
-Shane Taylor won a six-way match with Luchasaurus, Chris Sabin, Kenny King, Flip Gordon, and Rhett Titus.
-The Bouncers(“The Beer City Bruiser” Matt Winchester & Brian Milonas) d. Marcus Cross & Griff Garrison.
-Cheeseburger, Eli Isom, & Ryan Nova d. Slim J, Marcus Cross, & Griff Garrison.
-Madison Rayne won a triple threat match with Sumie Sakai and Jenny Rose.
-Juice Robinson, David Finlay, Bandido, Tracy Williams, & Mark Haskins d. Heavyweight Champion Jay Lethal, T.V. Champion Jeff Cobb, Dalton Castle, Jonathan Gresham, & Flip Gordon.

Sunday ROH results from Concord, NC:

-The Shinobi Shadow Squad(Cheeseburger, Eli Isom, & Ryan Nova) d. Corey Hollis, John Skyler, & Josey Quinn.
-Mark Haskins d. "Beer City Bruiser" Matt Winchester.
-Juice Robinson & David Finlay d. The Best Friends(Trent Barreta & Chuck Taylor).
-Tracy Williams d. Flip Gordon via referee stoppage due to injury.
-Six-Man Tag Team Champions Matt Taven & The Kingdom(Vinny Marseglia & T.K. O'Ryan) d. Hurricane Helms, Delirious, & Luchasaurus in a non-title match.
-Bandido d. P.J. Black.
-T.V. Champion Jeff Cobb won a non-title triple threat match with Jonathan Gresham and Rhett Titus.
-Kelly Klein d. Jenny Rose in a street fight to retain the Women Of Honor Title.
-Marty Scurll, Brody King, & Pierre Carl Ouellet d. Tag Team Champions The Briscoe Brothers(Jay & Mark) & Silas Young.
-Jay Lethal d. Dalton Castle to retain the Heavyweight Title.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

205 + NXT

WWE 205 Live

-Commentators:  Vic Joseph, Nigel McGuinness, & "Showtime" Percy Watson.
-"The Scottish Supernova" Noam Dar d. "The Premier Athlete" Tony Nese via victory roll (12:41).
-Hideo Itami(w/ Ariya Daivari) d. Cedric Alexander after the inverted neckbreaker-into-knee strike (17:06).  The Cruiserweight Title match at the Royal Rumble is set:  Champion Buddy Murphy will defend in a four-corner match against Kalisto, Akira Tozawa, and Itami.
-Next week:  Murphy issues a (non-title) open challenge.

WWE NXT

-Commentators:  Mauro Ranallo, Nigel McGuinness, & "Showtime" Percy Watson.
-Bianca Belair d. Nikki Cross with the Kiss Of Death(torture rack-into-sitout faceplant) (10:47).
-Fabian Aichner & Marcel Barthel d. Hector Kunsman & Stanley Watts; Barthel pinned Watts after he and Aichner hit the release powerbomb/German suplex combo (4:33).
-Adam Cole(w/ NXT Tag Team Champions Roderick Strong & Kyle O'Reilly & Bobby Fish) d. Ethan Carter III with the Last Shot(Shining Wizard to the back of the head) (7:56).  The War Raiders(Todd Hanson & Raymond Rowe) saved EC3 from a post-match gang attack by The Undisputed Era.
-Next week:  Keith Lee vs. Kassius Ohno, plus The Street Profits(Angelo Dawkins & Montez Ford) in action.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

WWE NXT UK

-Commentators:  Vic Joseph & Nigel McGuinness.
-"The Lucky Yin" Kenny Williams & Amir Jordan d. Dan Moloney & "Screwface" Jamie Ahmed when Jordan pinned Ahmed after a swanton bomb (4:01).
-"The White Witch" Isla Dawn d. Xia Brookside by blocking a victory roll (5:10).
-"The Irish Ace" Jordan Devlin d. Damien Weir after the Ireland's Call(snap Northern Lights Bomb) (4:50).  Devlin was confronted by "The Kiwi Buzzsaw" Travis Banks after the match, but Devlin retreated from the ring as Banks challenged him to a match.
-United Kingdom Tag Team Title Tournament:  "Liverpool's #1" Zack Gibson & "Mr. Mayhem" James Drake d. Mark Andrews & "The Modfather" Flash Morgan Webster; Gibson pinned Webster after he and Drake hit the Ticket To Mayhem(Tombstone pickup/Codebreaker combo) (9:20).  Gibson & Drake will face Moustache Mountain(Tyler Bate & Trent Seven) in the tournament final at Takeover.
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-Commentators:  Vic Joseph & Nigel McGuinness.
-El Ligero vs. Joseph Conners with the middle-rope springboard tornado DDT (5:22).
-"The Kiwi Buzzsaw" Travis Banks d. "The King Of The Travelers" Tyson T-Bone(w/ "The Divine Beast" Saxon Huxley) with the Slice Of Heaven(blind second-rope flying roundhouse kick) despite a distraction by "The Irish Ace" Jordan Devlin (2:09).  Devlin attacked Banks after the bell but Banks fought him off.
-Last-minute addition to the UK Takeover card:  Banks vs. Devlin.
-Gallus("The Iron King" Joe Coffey, "The Last King Of Scotland" Wolfgang Young, & Mark Coffey) d. British Strong Style(United Kingdom Champion "The Bruiserweight" Pete Dunne & Moustache Mountain(Tyler Bate & Trent Seven)) when Joe pinned Bate after the discus lariat (25:30).