The 2nd show from Impact Wrestling’s April TV tapings in Orlando aired last night. The main event saw Su Yung take on Rosemary in a match which would be invaded by an army of undead brides.
Also on the show, Matt Sydal defended his X-Division title against former champion, Taiji Ishimori, Brian Cage started his world tour and more.
Impact Wrestling Results (3/5/18)
Eli Drake to Challenge Pentagon Next Week
- Drake cut an in-ring promo to start the show, stating he plans to challenge Pentagon Jr for the Impact World Championship next week.
- This brought out Pentagon, who informed Drake he has no fear.
1. OVE defeated KM and Fallah Bahh
- KM previously told Bahh he was sorry he fat-shamed him and now they are a tag team.
- oVe picked up the win despite a hot tag into Bahh which saw both KM and Bahh give steamrollers to their opponents.
- KM seemed to get mad at Bahh after the match but quickly apologized.
2. Taya Valkyrie vs Kiera Hogan went to a no-contest
- Kiera Hogan had a few choice words for Tessa Blanchard on a recent Impact Media conference call. Hogan is upset Blanchard chose her match at Redemption to come in and do commentary. Hogan and Blanchard then got into an argument backstage earlier in the evening.
- Taya lost a Knockouts Championship match last week to Allie. Previously, she had defeated Hogan at Redemption.
- Taya seemed to dominate early but just when Hogan was getting going, Blanchard hit the ring area and attacked her causing the ref to wave off the match.
- Blanchard laid out Hogan with a DDT to end the segment.
Brian Cage World Tour
- Impact Wrestling recently announced Brian Cage will be touring the world. Cage is scheduled for matches in Japan, Canada, and Australia which will air on Impact Wrestling.
- This week he was in Australia and defeated Mick Moretti, Brodie Marshall, and Slex in a fatal 4-way match.
- The match was hosted by World Series of Wrestling, an Australian based promotion.
3. DJZ, Dezmond Xavier, and Andrew Everett defeated Drago, El Hijo Del Fantasma, and Aerostar.
- In a fast-paced match featuring luchadors and the stars of the X-Division, Impact got the win over Lucha Underground here.
- DJZ picked up the win for his team after hitting the ZDT on Aerostar.
4. X-Division Championship
Matt Sydal (c) defeated Taiji Ishimori
- The former champion, Ishimori, had a chance to regain the title in this rematch from Crossroads earlier this year.
- Sydal missed the shooting star press but followed it up with a variation on a pump-handle driver and got the pin.
5. Su Yung vs Rosemary – No Contest Due to Undead Bride Army
- Earlier in the show, Rosemary was shown telling Allie not to come to ringside for the match.
- Not long after the match started, the undead bridesmaids meandered down to ringside carrying a coffin.
- This brought out Allie to attempt the save. As the brides were attacking Allie, Rosemary grabbed a kendo stick and went after Yung.
- Yung sprayed mist in Rosemary’s eyes and gave her a driver through a table. She then made Allie watch as they put Rosemary in a coffin to close the show.